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Corluka’s health woes solvable: Lokomotiv coach


September 19th, 2012 - 9:46 pm ICT by IANS
Moscow, Sep 19 (IANS/RIA Novosti) Lokomotiv Moscow coach Slaven Bilic Wednesday refuted reports that defender Vedran Corluka has chronic injuries that prevent him playing more than one match per week.The ... Read more...

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Rich French feud over 75% Tax


September 12th, 2012 - 8:35 pm ICT by Aishwarya Bhatt
Paris, Sept 12 (THAINDIAN News) A disagreement broke out between Bernard Arnault the executive officer of fashion giant and Edouard de Rothschild. The reason for the feud is because the former wants ... Read more...

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India’s envoy to Belgium holds get-to-know reception


September 11th, 2012 - 8:16 pm ICT by IANS
Brussels, Sep 11 (IANS) The new Indian ambassador to the European Union and Belgium, Dinkar Khullar, has held a get-to-know reception for the Indian community here.Khullar, who arrived here ... Read more...

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JK Racing: Khushlani replaces Patel for Silverstone round


September 7th, 2012 - 6:13 pm ICT by IANS
Silverstone, Sep 7 (IANS) Akhil Khushlani will replace Aditya Patel as the guest driver in the fourth round of the JK Racing Asia Series to be run at the iconic ... Read more...

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Portugal fourth in FIFA rankings


September 5th, 2012 - 5:55 pm ICT by IANS
Zurich, Sep 5 (IANS/RIA Novosti) Portugal rose to fourth in the new FIFA rankings published Wednesday, dropping Uruguay down a place.Portugal won their only match in August beating Panama 2-0 ... Read more...

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Scherzinger’s moment of horror


September 4th, 2012 - 2:11 am ICT by IANS
Spa-Francorchamps (Belgium), Sep 4 (IANS) Nicole Scherzinger was horrified when her boyfriend Lewis Hamilton was involved in a horror smash at the Belgian Grand Prix here.Hamilton crashed out of the ... Read more...

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Everton sign Belgium striker Mirallas


August 19th, 2012 - 8:13 pm ICT by IANS
London, Aug 19 (IANS/RIA Novosti) Everton have signed Belgium forward Kevin Mirallas from Greek side Olympiacos on a four-year deal, the English Premier League side said Sunday.Mirallas, 24, will not ... Read more...

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Belgium begins troop withdrawal from Afghanistan


August 6th, 2012 - 6:23 pm ICT by IANS
Brussels, Aug 6 (IANS/RIA Novosti) The first group of Belgian soldiers from a detachment providing security at the Kabul airport has been withdrawn from Afghanistan.Twenty-four Belgian soldiers and 10 ... Read more...

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Cuban wins Olympic silver in judo


July 30th, 2012 - 1:37 pm ICT by IANS
London, July 30 (IANS/EFE) Cuban judo athlete Yanet Bermoy had to settle for the silver medal in the 52-kg class after losing to North Korea's Kum Ae An Sunday at ... Read more...

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Olympics: Medals tally


July 29th, 2012 - 2:15 am ICT by IANS
London, July 29 (IANS) The following is the medals tally of the 2012 London Games here Saturday.Country Gold Silver Bronze TotalChina ... Read more...

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Aditya finishes ninth at Spa


July 28th, 2012 - 7:54 pm ICT by IANS
Spa Francorchamps (Belgium), July 28 (IANS) Aditya Patel finished ninth in Round 8 of the JK Racing Asia Series here Saturday to go with the sixth place he achieved Friday.But ... Read more...

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Patel finishes sixth at Spa


July 27th, 2012 - 10:48 pm ICT by IANS
Spa-Francorchamps, July 27 (IANS) Aditya Patel finished a respectable sixth in the opening race of Round 7 of the JK Racing Asia Series at the prestigious Circuit of Spa-Francorchamps in ... Read more...

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Dad cycles across six nations to see daughter graduate


July 25th, 2012 - 4:32 pm ICT by IANS
London, July 25 (IANS) A 55-year-old man from Poland cycled around 2,000 km across six countries to see his daughter graduate from a British university.Jerzy Jablonska, a shopkeeper, left home ... Read more...

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India get berth in hockey Champions Trophy


July 20th, 2012 - 8:36 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, July 20 (IANS) India, who were stripped as last year's Champions Trophy host, have surprisingly been given a slot in this year's tournament as the International Hockey Federation ... Read more...

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Belgium town creates fake beach for citizens


July 16th, 2012 - 1:46 pm ICT by IANS
Brussels, July 16 (IANS) A town called Louvain-la-Neuve, located 30 km from Belgian capital Brussels, has laid out a big sand beach at the central square of the town to ... Read more...

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Belgium town creates fake beach for citizens


July 16th, 2012 - 1:46 pm ICT by IANS
Brussels, July 16 (IANS) A town called Louvain-la-Neuve, located 30 km from Belgian capital Brussels, has laid out a big sand beach at the central square of the town to ... Read more...

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14,000 Belgian gamblers seek casino ban


July 15th, 2012 - 2:19 pm ICT by IANS
Brussels, July 15 (IANS) In what may come as a blow to the casino industry in Belgium, more than 14,000 gambling addicts have filed an official request to the government ... Read more...

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Nabil dominates JK races


July 2nd, 2012 - 9:05 pm ICT by IANS
Le Castellet (France), July 2 (IANS) While India's Aditya Patel, the guest driver, finished eighth and sixth, it was his Euro International team-mate Jeffri Nabil of Malaysia who dominated the ... Read more...

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Ten women champions at French Open


June 10th, 2012 - 12:49 am ICT by IANS
Paris, June 9 (IANS) Following are the last 10 winners of the women's singles title at the French Open following Maria Sharapova's win Saturday.Here is the list of winners ... Read more...

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Dutch fullback becomes youngest player in Euro


June 10th, 2012 - 12:13 am ICT by IANS
Kharkiv, June 9 (IANS) Jetro Willems becomes the youngest player to appear at a Euro Championship after the left-back was included in the Netherlands' starting lineup against Denmark in a ... Read more...

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Briton wins $98 mn lottery share


June 9th, 2012 - 5:25 pm ICT by IANS
London, June 9 (IANS) A British ticket holder has won a 63.8 million pound (about $98 million) share of the EuroMillions jackpot, The Telegraph reported Saturday.The win is the sixth ... Read more...

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Hungarian runner will run 50 marathons in 50 days


June 5th, 2012 - 7:51 pm ICT by Aishwarya Bhatt
Budapest, June 5 (THAINDIAN NEWS) Hungarian runner Norman Varga is all set to run 50 marathons in 50 days. this is certainly an incredible feat, if he can accomplish it. He plans ... Read more...

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England defender Cahill out of Euro 2012


June 4th, 2012 - 2:48 pm ICT by IANS
London, June 4 (IANS) Chelsea defender Gary Cahill has been withdrawn from England's squad for Euro 2012 with a double fracture of the jaw, the Football Association (FA) announced.Cahill was ... Read more...

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Worries for England despite beating Belgium


June 3rd, 2012 - 6:46 pm ICT by IANS
London, June 3 (IANS) England beat Belgium 1-0 for their second win in warm-up games ahead of the European Champions Cup but there was worrying news for the team with ... Read more...

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4,000-year-old tomb found in Egypt


May 29th, 2012 - 3:25 am ICT by IANS
Cairo, May 29 (IANS/AKI) Archaeologists have discovered a 4,000-year-old tomb in Egypt that contains a sarcophagus inscribed with ancient funeral texts as well as ritual objects."It is the first time ... Read more...

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Lille playmaker Hazard hints at Chelsea move


May 22nd, 2012 - 6:58 pm ICT by IANS
London, May 22 (IANS) French club Lille's Belgian star Eden Hazard has hinted at a move to newly-crowned European champions Chelsea admitting that their Champions League victory has made a ... Read more...

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India face Holland in Olympic hockey opener


May 22nd, 2012 - 6:05 pm ICT by IANS
Bangalore, May 22 (IANS) India will open their campaign in the 2012 Olympics hockey competition in London with a game against the Netherlands July 30, according to the schedule released ... Read more...

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South African men’s hockey team qualifies for London Olympics


May 6th, 2012 - 7:11 pm ICT by IANS
Tokyo, May 6 (IANS) South Africa became the last men's field hockey team to qualify for the London Olympics after beating hosts Japan 2-1 in Sunday's final of the qualifying ... Read more...

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World Endurance: Karun and team qualify eighth (Lead)


May 5th, 2012 - 9:53 pm ICT by IANS
Spa-Francorrchamps (Belgium), May 5 (IANS) India's Karun Chandhok and his team JRM Racing, which also includes David Brabham and Peter Dumbreck, qualified eighth in the second round of the FIA ... Read more...

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Normal for me to have sex at orgies: Strauss-Kahn


May 1st, 2012 - 12:57 am ICT by IANS
London, April 30 (IANS) Former International Monetary Fund (IMF) chief Dominique Strauss-Kahn has claimed it is "normal" for him to have sex with six different women at orgies, Daily Mail ... Read more...

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$3.2 bn needed to fight malaria in Africa, says activist


April 24th, 2012 - 1:09 pm ICT by IANS
United Nations, April 24 (IANS) A sum of $3.2 billion is needed to finance the fight against malaria by 2015 in Africa, the source of 90 percent malaria cases in ... Read more...

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Dutch man fathers 82 kids


April 16th, 2012 - 8:16 pm ICT by IANS
London, April 16 (IANS) In a bid to help childless women become mothers, a 42-year-old Dutch man launched a free "baby making" service nine years ago. The man has sex ... Read more...

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Global paper consumption increased by half since 1980


April 5th, 2012 - 10:09 pm ICT by IANS
London, April 5 (IANS) Global paper consumption since 1980 has gone up by almost half, although communication today is mostly by email and text, online statements and by fax, a ... Read more...

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Victor Hugo collection auctioned off for $4.2 mn


April 5th, 2012 - 1:11 pm ICT by IANS
Paris, April 5 (IANS/RIA Novosti) Christie's has sold a group of more than 400 books, paintings, letters and other items from personal collections of French writer Victor Hugo and his ... Read more...

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Chinese face trial over Turkey relic


March 28th, 2012 - 4:45 pm ICT by IANS
Beijing, March 28 (IANS) Three Chinese tourists who bought a piece of stone from a vendor in Turkey are set to go on trial there, accused of smuggling cultural relics.Robin ... Read more...

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