End of road for seven-time Olympian Jorgen Persson

July 30th, 2012 - 3:48 pm ICT by IANS
London, July 30 (IANS) Swedish table tennis veteran Jorgen Persson has said he will not compete in the 2016 Rio de Janeiro Olympics after his seventh attempt to win an ... Read more...

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80,000 displaced in Myanmar unrest

July 28th, 2012 - 12:25 am ICT by IANS
Geneva, July 27 (IANS) Some 80,000 people have been displaced in the recent inter-communal clashes in Myanmar, the UN Refugee Agency (UNHCR) said Friday.UNHCR spokesman Andrej Mahecic told reporters that ... Read more...

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Haryana’s youth lead the way to Everest

May 15th, 2011 - 12:40 pm ICT by IANS
Kathmandu, May 15 (IANS) After proving their mettle in the sporting arena, including bagging the lion's share of medals at the New Delhi Commonwealth Games, men and women from Haryana, ... Read more...

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Somdev in doubles semifinals of Singapore Challenger

January 28th, 2011 - 11:21 pm ICT by IANS
Singapore, Jan 28 (IANS) India's Somdev Devvarman and South African Rik De Voest rallied to beat wildcard pair of Dmitry Tursunov of Russia and Chinese Taipei's Jimmy Wang to enter the ... Read more...

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Marc Jacobs picks transgender model for campaign

December 21st, 2010 - 2:18 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Dec 21 (ANI): Marc Jacobs has selected a transgender model for his 2011 campaign.Blonde-haired Andrej Pejic has been chosen to front Marc by Marc Jacobs spring/summer campaign, reports Contactmusic.Pejic recently shot ... Read more...

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Venus Flytrap is not as merciless a killer as is believed

August 4th, 2010 - 3:20 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Aug 4 (ANI): While it is known for its carnivorous nature, Venus Flytrap is not that merciless a killer as it is projected to be, found a new study.Dr Andrej Pavlovic ... Read more...

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