No doubt lawmakers took bribes: Brazilian judge

September 18th, 2012 - 12:27 pm ICT by IANS
Brasilia, Sep 18 (IANS/EFE) Members of Congress traded votes for money during the first two years of Luiz Inacio Lula da Silva's 2003-11 tenure as president, one of the judges ... Read more...

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Negi maintain lead in Asian Chess

May 12th, 2012 - 11:04 pm ICT by IANS
Ho Chi Minh City (Vietnam), May 12 (IANS) Indian Grand Master Parimarjan Negi crushed the French Defense of Chinese GM Ding Liren in only 30 moves to keep his lead ... Read more...

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Brazil not to take further steps to depreciate Real

March 24th, 2012 - 2:44 pm ICT by IANS
Rio de Janeiro, March 24 (IANS) The Brazilian government does not plan to further push down the exchange rate of the Brazilian Real against the US dollar, a senior finance ... Read more...

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Club World Cup: Barca demolish Santos to claim title

December 18th, 2011 - 9:09 pm ICT by IANS
Yokohama, Dec 18 (IANS) The hype surrounding teen sensation Neymar came to sorry end as Barcelona proved their dominance over Brazilian side Santos with a crushing 4-0 victory in ... Read more...

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Brazilian economy was flat in third quarter

November 23rd, 2011 - 11:57 am ICT by IANS
Brasilia, Nov 23 (IANS/EFE) Brazil's economy appears to have stalled in the third quarter, the country's deputy finance minister said Tuesday, while predicting a return to growth in the final ... Read more...

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Brazilian politician arrested for corruption

February 12th, 2010 - 12:43 pm ICT by IANS
Brasilia, Feb 12 (IANS/EFE) The governor of Brazil's Federal District surrendered to police after the Supreme Court ordered his arrest on charges of official corruption and attempting to bribe a journalist. By a ... Read more...

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Infant’s thumb sucking may impair speech

October 21st, 2009 - 4:11 pm ICT by IANS
Washington, Oct 21 (IANS) Pacifier, baby bottle or thumb sucking may hamper a child's speech development if the habit goes on too long, says a new study. The children were more likely to ... Read more...

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Dung, Laznica lead Kolkata Open after four rounds

March 28th, 2008 - 12:51 am ICT by admin
Kolkata, March 27 (IANS) Vietnamese GM Nguyen Anh Dung and Czech GM Viktor Laznica Thursday shared the lead after the fourth round of the Third Kolkata Open Grandmaster Chess Tournament. Dung won ... Read more...

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Sir Ben Kingsley never reads whats written about him in the papers

November 27th, 2007 - 3:38 pm ICT by admin
New York, Nov 27 (ANI): Gandhi star Sir Ben Kingsley insists that he never reads what is written about him in the papers, for its written not for him, but people curious ... Read more...

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