Belarus to help build space facility in Venezuela

July 5th, 2012 - 12:34 pm ICT by IANS
Moscow, July 5 (IANS/EFE) Belarus will participate in the construction of a space base in Venezuela to be used for launching satellites, Venezuelan Ambassador to Belarus Americo Diaz Nunez said."Belarus ... Read more...

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Ukrainian boxer Vitali Klitschko to run for Kiev mayor

February 29th, 2012 - 8:37 pm ICT by IANS
Kiev, Feb 29 (IANS) Ukraine's former World Boxing Council heavyweight champion Vitali Klitschko announced Wednesday he would run for mayor of Kiev for a third time this year."I will participate ... Read more...

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Bopanna-Qureshi lose in semi-finals of Indian Wells

March 18th, 2011 - 6:01 pm ICT by IANS
Indian Wells (California), March 18 (IANS) The Indo-Pak express of Rohan Bopanna and Aisam-Ul-Haq Qureshi was halted in the semi-finals of the BNP Paribas ATP Tour 1000 tournament here ... Read more...

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Somdev goes down to Nadal after terrific fight

March 17th, 2011 - 12:50 pm ICT by IANS
Indian Wells, March 17 (IANS) India's Somdev Devvarman went down fighting, 5-7, 4-6, to World No 1 Rafael Nadal of Spain in the pre-quarter-finals of the BNP Paribas ATP ... Read more...

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Murray battles past Dolgopolov to reach Australian Open semi-finals

January 26th, 2011 - 3:15 pm ICT by ANI
Melbourne, Jan 26(ANI): World No.5 Andy Murray moved into the semi-finals of the Australian Open on Wednesday with a testing four-set win over World No.46 Alexandr Dolgopolov of Ukraine.Murray battled past ... Read more...

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Youzhny and Tsonga out of Australian Open, Soderling storms into round four

January 22nd, 2011 - 2:57 pm ICT by ANI
Melbourne, Jan 22(ANI): Tenth seed Mikhail Youzhny and 2008 runner-up Jo-Wilfried Tsonga crashed out of the Australian Open on Saturday.Canadian qualifier Milos Raonic eliminated Youzhny 6-4, 7-5, 4-6, 6-4, to book a ... Read more...

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Wrestler Ramesh Kumar gets rousing welcome in India

September 25th, 2009 - 5:01 pm ICT by ANI
New Delhi, Sept 25 (ANI): A large number of people gathered at International Airport here with musical band and garlands to welcome Ramesh Kumar, who won India's first world championship men's ... Read more...

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Saina, Anand keep India’s hopes alive in World Badminton (Lead)

August 12th, 2009 - 11:21 pm ICT by IANS
Hyderabad, Aug 12 (IANS) India's Saina Nehwal and Chetan Anand entered the singles pre-quarterfinals of the World Badminton Championships even as Parupalli Kashyap put up a brave fight against second seed Jin ... Read more...

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