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US woman, 80, with no training, lands plane
Washington, April 3 (IANS) An 80-year-old woman in the US who had never flown before managed to land a small aircraft after her pilot husband passed out at the controls.

Tuesday, April 03, 2012 8:06:58 PM

Sikkimese killed in US massacre was nursing student
Washington, April 3 (IANS) A Sikkimese native who was one of the seven people killed in a mass shooting at a US college when the alleged gunman stole his car was studying nursing and worked nights as a janitor.

Tuesday, April 03, 2012 6:39:07 PM

TCS faces legal battle in US
Washington, April 3 (IANS) India''s largest IT outsourcer Tata Consultancy Services (TCS) faces a legal battle after a US court granted approval for a class action lawsuit alleging systematic violations of non-US citizen Indian workers'' rights in the US.

Tuesday, April 03, 2012 6:31:57 PM

Brand to give Perry their $6.5 mn marital home
Los Angeles, April 3 (IANS) British comedian Russell Brand has agreed to give estranged wife Katy Perry their marital home as part of their divorce settlement.

Tuesday, April 03, 2012 5:39:57 PM

Indian American student among wounded in US shooting
Washington, April 3 (IANS) A gunman who killed seven people at a California University ordered everyone to get up against a wall, and started shooting, according to a 19-year old Indian American student who was among the three wounded.

Tuesday, April 03, 2012 5:31:26 PM

Hunte credits Gibson for Windies improvement
St. John''s (Antigua), April 3 (IANS/CMC) West Indies Cricket Board (WICB) president Julian Hunte has lauded head coach Ottis Gibson for his outstanding work with the national side and believes the team has made huge strides during his watch.

Tuesday, April 03, 2012 4:22:38 PM

Justin getting fit for wedding
Los Angeles, April 3 (IANS) Actor-singer Justin Timberlake wants to look fit on his wedding day, so he has hit the gym to get a perfect physique.

Tuesday, April 03, 2012 4:08:58 PM

How testosterone fights blues
Washington, April 3 (IANS) Testosterone, the primary male sex hormone, also keeps depression at bay. Now scientists have figured out how.

Tuesday, April 03, 2012 4:01:48 PM

Sparrows twittering louder to be heard
Washington, April 3 (IANS) Sparrows are twittering louder to be heard above the cacophony of car horns and engine rumbles in a cityscape, says a new study.

Tuesday, April 03, 2012 3:13:07 PM

2014 World Cup title a must for Brazil: Coach Parreira
Rio de Janeiro, April 3 (IANS) Former national coach Carlos Alberto Parreira has said Brazil''s 2014 World Cup campaign will be considered a failure if the team does not win the tournament.

Tuesday, April 03, 2012 2:59:57 PM

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