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He's home! US astronaut returns to Earth after 340 days in spaceRediff.com2 Mar 2016
The 52-year-old and two Russian cosmonauts touched down in Kazakhstan after a three-hour flight from the ISS.
ISS turns 15: NASA celebrates space station's birthdayRediff.com4 Nov 2015
The International Space Station has completed 15 years of continuous human presence.
Abhijeet Gupta wins Kavala International chessRediff.com2 Aug 2012
Grandmaster and national champion Abhijeet Gupta won the sixth Kavala International chess tournament after playing out a quick draw with Shota Adaladze of Georgia in the ninth and final round in Kavala, Greece.
Sandipan emerges joint-winner in Dubai chessRediff.com24 Apr 2012
Grandmaster Sandipan Chanda played out a draw with overnight co-leader Miezis Normunds of Latvia to tie for the first place in the 14th Dubai International Open chess tournament that concluded on Tuesday. Ni Hua of China emerged the winner with the best tie-break after a five-way tie.
Dubai chess: Indian trio in tied 2nd, Normunds leadsRediff.com22 Apr 2012
Defending champion Abhijeet Gupta squandered a winning position before settling for a draw against Grandmaster Evgenij Miroshnichenko of Ukraine to drop to the joint second spot after the end of the seventh round at the Dubai International Open chess tournament in Dubai on Sunday.
Dubai Open chess: Gupta, Negi in joint leadRediff.com21 Apr 2012
Grandmaster and defending champion Abhijeet Gupta showcased his positional acumen to outwit Grandmaster Amin Bassem of Egypt in the sixth round of 14th Dubai International Open chess tournament in Dubai.
India go down to Kyrgyzstan in AFC Challenge CupRediff.com17 Feb 2010
Holders India paid the price for their defending lapse, goalkeeping error and profligacy by their strikers as they went down 1-2 to a 10-man Kyrgyzstan in their opening match of the AFC Challenge Cup football tournament in Colombo on Wednesday.
Sasikiran loses from winning positionRediff.com19 Feb 2007
The Indian GM went down to Kazakh GM Darmen Sadvakasov in the fifth round of the Aeroflot Chess tournament.
Ganguly misses top finishRediff.com3 Feb 2006
Surya Shekhar Ganguly failed to finish among the prizes by a whisker, going down to Vladimir Akopian in the final round of Gibtele.com Masters chess tournament.
Kidambi holds ShirovRediff.com1 Feb 2006
World junior champion Kiril Georgiev of Bulgaria beat second seed Vladimir Akopian of Armenia to remain in the Gibtele.com Masters chess tournament.
Ganguly back in reckoningRediff.com23 Aug 2005
The Indian ace scored his second straight victory in the Masters' section of 15th Abu Dhabi International Chess festival.
Abhijeet Gupta escapes with a drawRediff.com22 Aug 2005
Alexander Goloshchapov, Ashot Anastasian and Aleksej Aleksandrov share the lead in the Masters' section at the Abu Dhabi International Chess Festival.
Karavade is India's 8th WGMRediff.com13 Apr 2005
The 17-year old Indian got the title in the Dubai chess tournament, which was won by Wang Hao of China.
Gupta gets closer to third IM normRediff.com11 Apr 2005
The 15-year old held Grandmaster Pavel Kotsur of Kazakhstan in the seventh round of the Dubai International chess championship.
Sasikiran finishes with a winRediff.com24 Feb 2005
The Indian GM salvaged a disappointing campaign with a victory in the last round, while Israel's Emil Sutovsky was crowned the winner.
Sasikiran scores over AnastasianRediff.com22 Feb 2005
The victory improved the Indian's chances of a decent finish in the Aeroflot International Open chess tournament.
Sasikiran records second winRediff.com20 Feb 2005
GM Krishnan Sasikiran recorded his second straight victory humbling GM Mahamad Al-Modiahki of Qatar in the fifth round.
Ganguly holds Zvjaginsev to a drawRediff.com18 Feb 2005
Ganguly holds Zvjaginsev to a draw\nKrishnan Sasikiran opened his account with a draw against GM Oleg Romanishin of Ukraine in the third round of the Aeroflot International open chess tournament.
First round exit for SasikiranRediff.com21 Jun 2004
National champion Surya Shekhar Ganguly and GM Dibyendu Barua also bowed out of the World Chess Championship.