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Riquelme does not deserve to play at Flamengo: Coach


July 21st, 2012 - 2:52 pm ICT by IANS
Rio de Janeiro, July 21 (IANS) Flamengo coach Joel Santana has said that former Argentine international midfielder Juan Roman Riquelme does not deserve to play with the Rio de Janeiro ... Read more...

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Boca in bid to convince Riquelme to stay


July 6th, 2012 - 5:45 pm ICT by IANS
Rio de Janeiro, July 6 (IANS) Argentine side Boca Juniors have not given up hope of convincing Juan Roman Riquelme to remain at the club.Riquelme announced he was leaving the ... Read more...

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Shanghai Shenhua confirms contract with Drogba


June 19th, 2012 - 3:04 pm ICT by IANS
Shanghai, June 19 (IANS) Chinese football club Shanghai Shenhua boss Zhu Jun confirmed that Cote d'Ivoire and former Chelsea striker Didier Drogba will join the club on a two-and-half years' ... Read more...

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Brazilian firm declares oil field commercially viable


April 26th, 2012 - 12:56 pm ICT by IANS
Rio de Janeiro, April 26 (IANS/EFE) The OGX oil firm, part of a consortium led by Brazilian magnate Eike Batista, Wednesday declared a crude discovery off the coast of Rio ... Read more...

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It is a dream come true to coach Argentina: Sabella


August 31st, 2011 - 8:29 pm ICT by IANS
Kolkata, Aug 31 (IANS) Argentina's new chief soccer coach Alejandro Sabella Wednesday said it was a great feeling to get the key job but it also has bestowed upon him ... Read more...

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FIFA probing Argentina-Nigeria friendly


June 4th, 2011 - 4:58 pm ICT by IANS
London, June 4 (IANS) FIFA vice-president Julio Grondona, who is also president of the Argentine football association, is staring at a huge embarrassment after the world governing body's match-fixing unit ... Read more...

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Man kept wife in cellar for 16 years, lived with another woman


January 28th, 2011 - 6:25 pm ICT by IANS
London, Jan 28 (IANS) A man in Brazil locked up his wife in a cellar for 16 long years as he lived upstairs with another woman, it was reported here.Joao Batista Groppo ... Read more...

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WWE Final Raw Episode of 2010


December 28th, 2010 - 2:19 pm ICT by Angela Kaye Mason
Dec 28 (THAINDIAN NEWS) How would the Raw superstars go into the new year? And how did they leave the old one? As Raw’s last episode of 2010 aired last night, live ... Read more...

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Latest Episode Of “Dexter” Sees Dexter’s Struggle As A Single Father


October 4th, 2010 - 8:02 pm ICT by GD
By Gina Gomez Oct 4, (THAINDIAN NEWS) The much anticipated American drama series "Dexter" season 5 premiered on Showtime on September 26 and yesterday was the episode 2 of the drama series. The ... Read more...

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Brazilian man to set up $1 bn electric car plant


September 17th, 2010 - 12:28 pm ICT by IANS
Rio de Janeiro, Sep 17 (IANS/EFE) A Brazilian businessman will invest $1 billion to set up an electric vehicle manufacturing plant in the South American country. Eike Batista, Brazil's wealthiest man, said he ... Read more...

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Messi backs Batista as national coach


September 7th, 2010 - 10:42 pm ICT by IANS
Buenos Aires, Sep 7 (DPA) Striker Lionel Messi renewed his support for interim Argentina coach Sergio Batista, and said he hoped he would stay as coach until the 2014 World Cup. "My wish ... Read more...

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Maradona sacked as Argentina’s football coach


July 28th, 2010 - 1:06 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Jul 28 (ANI): Argentine Football Association has decided not to renew Diego Maradona's contract, showing him the door as the country's football coach before he could resign.The Argentine Football Association ... Read more...

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Palin says building mosque near Ground Zero is ‘unnecessary provocation’


July 19th, 2010 - 3:12 pm ICT by ANI
New York, July 19 (ANI): Former Alaska Governor and 2008 Republican vice-presidential candidate Sarah Palin has said that plans for building a mosque near Ground Zero (the place where the twin ... Read more...

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Flintoff, a massive fan of professional wrestling


April 18th, 2010 - 7:22 pm ICT by ANI
Dubai, Apr 18(ANI): England all-rounder Andrew Flintoff has said that he is "a big fan" of World Wrestling Entertainment (WWE) action and joked he could take up the sport once his cricket ... Read more...

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Brazilian firm announces new oil finds


February 2nd, 2010 - 2:49 pm ICT by IANS
Rio de Janeiro, Feb 2 (IANS/EFE) Brazilian independent oil company OGX has said it found hydrocarbons in a block it controls in the Campos basin, off Brazil's coast. A 46-meter column of hydrocarbons ... Read more...

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Haiti earthquake survivors getting desperate for aid


January 16th, 2010 - 12:45 am ICT by Aishwarya Bhatt
Port-Au-Prince, Jan 15 (THAINDIAN NEWS) After the shock of losing their loved ones and materialistic possessions as well, the Haiti earthquake survivors are struggling all the more. This is because the ... Read more...

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Brazilian firm announces oil find


December 29th, 2009 - 12:35 pm ICT by IANS
Rio de Janeiro, Dec 29 (IANS/EFE) Brazilian oil company OGX has said it found a new presence of hydrocarbons in a well in shallow waters of the Campos basin, off the coast ... Read more...

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Madonna secures $7m donation for Brazilian kids charity


November 18th, 2009 - 5:38 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, November 18 (ANI): Madonna has secured a 7 million dollar donation for her children's charity in Brazil.The Queen of Pop received the staggering amount from Brazil's richest man Eike Batista ... Read more...

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Madonna in tears after huge donation offered


November 15th, 2009 - 4:42 am ICT by IANS
Sao Paulo, Nov 15 (EFE) US pop star Madonna broke into tears when Brazilian billionaire Eike Batista announced that he would donate $7 million for her welfare projects, a media report ... Read more...

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UN condemns murders of Guinea-Bissau president, army general


March 3rd, 2009 - 3:20 am ICT by IANS
New York, March 3 (DPA) UN Secretary General Ban Ki-moon Monday strongly condemned the assassinations of Guinea-Bissau's President Joao Bernardo Vieira and Army chief General Batista Tagme Na Waie. The UN was preparing ... Read more...

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Guinea-Bissau president, army chief killed in attacks (Second Lead)


March 2nd, 2009 - 6:44 pm ICT by IANS
Nairobi/Lisbon/Bissau, March 2 (DPA) Guinea-Bissau President Joao Bernardo "Nino" Vieira was shot dead in the capital Bissau early Monday, following the killing Sunday evening of army chief Batista Tagme Na Wai, media ... Read more...

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Guinea-Bissau president killed: Reports (Lead)


March 2nd, 2009 - 5:11 pm ICT by IANS
Lisbon/Nairobi, March 2 (DPA) Guinea-Bissau President Bernardo "Nino" Vieira was shot dead in the capital Bissau, the assassination coming on the heels of the killing Sunday evening of army chief Batista Tagme ... Read more...

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Guinea Bissau army chief killed


March 2nd, 2009 - 4:19 pm ICT by IANS
Nairobi/Bissau (Guinea Bissau), March 2 (DPA) The head of the army of Guinea Bissau, General Batista Tagme Na Wai, was killed in an attack on the army headquarters in the capital Bissau, ... Read more...

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Hubby demands $1.5m from cheating wife living with his kidney


January 8th, 2009 - 5:14 pm ICT by ANI
New York, January 8 (ANI): A Long Island doctor has sued his cheating wife, living with his kidney, claiming 1.5 million dollars as the organs estimated value.Richard Batista alleged that his ... Read more...

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Messi will be with us despite CAS decision: Batista


August 6th, 2008 - 11:27 pm ICT by IANS
Xinhua Shanghai, Aug 6 (Xinhua) Argentina key player Lionel Messi will be with the rest of the team for the whole Olympic soccer tournament, said Sergio Batista, head coach of Argentina men's team. ... Read more...

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Fidel Castro happy with Betancourt’s liberation, decries FARC action


July 5th, 2008 - 1:05 pm ICT by IANS
Havana, July 5 (IANS) Former Cuban leader Fidel Castro has expressed his happiness over the rescue of former Colombian presidential candidate Ingrid Betancourt and 14 other people held hostage by the Revolutionary ... Read more...

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