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Canada suspends Commonwealth funding over S. Lanka human rights abuses   Apr 15, 1:28 pm
London, Apr. 15 (ANI): Canada is suspending funding for the Commonwealth Secretariat over alleged human rights abuses by Sri Lanka.
Blind Brit golfer funded for world tour after hitting 'record' five holes-in-one in 4 yrs  Apr 11, 2:06 pm
London, Apr 11 (ANI): A blind British golfer has reportedly broken records by being the only visually impaired golfer to hit five holes in one within just four years of taking up the sport.
Brazil World Cup host city may 'drop out' if 'key legislation' not approved soon  Mar 25, 10:27 am
London, Mar 25 (ANI): The mayor of the city of Porto Alegre in southern Brazil, which is a venue for the 2014 FIFA World Cup, has admitted that his city may drop out from the World Cup roster if key legislation is not approved soon.
Kanye West seeks funding to expand fledgling clothing line   Mar 7, 4:24 pm
New York, Mar.7 (ANI): Kanye West wants to raise money to expand his fledgling clothing line DONDA.
Get former NBA legend Shaque O'Neal's attention for $500 on Instagram  Mar 7, 3:35 pm
Sydney, Mar. 07 (ANI): Anyone can get former basketball legend Shaquille O'Neal's attention on Instagram for just 500 dollars by funding a sequel of the 1994 16-bit flop game Shaq-Fu.
Italy set to rescue ancient city of Pompeii after flood damage  Mar 5, 1:17 pm
London, Mar 5 (ANI): The government of Italy has revealed that it will unblock 2 million euros in emergency funding to save the ancient city of Pompeii, after flooding caused the walls to collapse.
Badal bats for poll-linked corporate funding law  Feb 25, 12:41 pm
Amritsar, Feb.25 (ANI): Punjab Chief Minister and patron of the Shiromani Akali Dal (B) Parkash Singh Badal has called for the introduction of a corporate funding law for elections in the country, saying regulating politically-linked contributions is a must to ensure for on free and fair polls.
Hackers break into Kickstarter stealing users' phone numbers, email addresses  Feb 16, 10:41 am
Washington, Feb. 16 (ANI): Hackers broke into crowd-funding site Kickstarter and stole users data.
Coke attracts gays ire over refusal to withdraw Sochi Olympics funding  Feb 8, 5:11 pm
London, Feb.8 (ANI): Soft driks giant Coca Cola's refusal to end its sponsorship of Sochi Winter Olympic Games is angering the global gay community.
Russian billionaire saves stray dogs from being killed ahead of Olympic opening ceremony  Feb 7, 10:48 am
Washington, Feb 7 (ANI): Russian billionaire Oleg V. Deripaska is trying to save stray dogs in Sochi, Russia by funding a rescue effort in conjunction with his charity organization Volnoe Delo.
Government cancels Rs 15,000 crore bond auction  Feb 6, 10:50 am
New Delhi, Feb 6 (ANI): On review of the Government of India's cash position and funding requirement, it has been decided to cancel the deferred auction scheduled on January 17, 2014 for Rs. 15,000 crore.
Dropbox raises $250mn in funding, shooting valuation up to $10bn  Jan 18, 11:38 am
Washington, Jan. 18 (ANI): Dropbox has reportedly raised 250 million dollars in its funding round, putting the company's valuation at 10 billion dollars.
Study unmasks forces behind climate change denial effort  Jan 1, 11:01 am
Washington, Jan. 1 (ANI): A new study has exposed the organizational underpinnings and funding behind the "powerful" climate change countermovement.
Dog-to-English translator fully funded by crowd funding site  Dec 26, 3:05 pm
Melbourne, December 26 (ANI): A new translator for those who want to talk to the animals has now been fully funded for development.
Abba asks fans for 'Money, Money, Money' for 'Official Abba Photo Book'  Dec 12, 2:05 pm
London, Dec. 12 (ANI): Abba has asked fans to pledge 195 pounds to help produce their next official release 'The Official Abba Photo Book' on a crowd-funding website.
NIA claims ISI, other Pak agencies funding Hizb activities in Kashmir  Dec 4, 8:10 pm
New Delhi, Dec.4 (ANI): The National Investigation Agency (NIA) has claimed that Pakistan's Inter Services Intelligence ( ISI) and other agencies are funding activities of the Hizb-ul-Mujahideen in Jammu and Kashmir.
EU executive threatens freezing U.S. data-sharing agreements post-NSA revelations  Nov 27, 4:15 pm
London, Nov. 27 (ANI): The European Union (EU) justice and rights commissioner has threatened to freeze crucial data-sharing arrangements with the United States after NSA whistleblower Edward Snowden's revelations.
NASA refuses funding Inspiration Mars's manned mission to Mars in 2017  Nov 22, 5:19 pm
New York, November 22 (ANI): NASA has snubbed Dennis Tito's proposal to send two astronauts to Mars in 2017.
Now, football that 'generates electricity' when kicked   Nov 22, 2:20 pm
London, Nov. 22 (ANI): A football that generates enough electricity to power a small LED light for three hours every time it is kicked during half an hour of play, has been developed in the United States using funds from a crowd funding website named Kickstarter.
Spotify becomes world's 'richest start-up' with $4 bn valuation  Nov 22, 10:55 am
Washington, Nov. 22 (ANI): Online music-streaming service Spotify has reportedly raised 250 million dollars in a new funding round, making it one of the world's most richly capitalized start-ups valuing it at more than four billion dollars.
Allahabad HC seeks replies on Congress, BJP foreign funding  Nov 20, 7:03 pm
Lucknow, Nov.20 (ANI): The Lucknow bench of the Allahabad High Court has sought a response from the home ministry and the election commission to a public interest litigation inquiring into foreign donations to the Congress, the BJP and other parties.
Dropbox seeking $250 mn in capital funding, raising valuation to $8 bn  Nov 19, 3:31 pm
Washington, Nov. 19 (ANI): Dropbox is reportedly seeking to raise 250 million dollars over the next few weeks in venture capital funding, thereby putting the company's valuation at a staggering amount of 8 billion dollars.
Pakistan forms FIA committee to probe ISI 'funding' of politicians  Nov 19, 10:38 am
Islamabad, Nov. 19 (ANI): Pakistan has formed a committee to probe alleged funding of politicians by the Inter-Services Intelligence (ISI).
Jharkhand Police arrest suspect involved in IM funding operations  Nov 15, 11:28 am
Dhanbad (Jharkhand), Nov. 15 (ANI): Jharkhand Police have arrested one suspect involved in the illegal transaction of funds to the militant Indian Mujahideen (IM) outfit that was responsible for the October 27 serial blasts in Patna's Gandhi Maidan, where a BJP rally was addressed by its prime ministerial candidate Narendra Modi.
Politicians question source of funding of Kejriwal's AAP  Nov 12, 6:45 pm
New Delhi, Nov.12 (ANI): Cutting across party lines, various politicians on Tuesday, questioned the source of funding for the Arvind Kejriwal-led Aam Aadmi Party (AAP), which is making its political debut in assembly elections in Delhi next month.