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Arsenal to play Man City in Beijing’s Bird’s Nest

February 29th, 2012 - 8:36 pm ICT by IANS
Beijing, Feb 29 (IANS) England Premier League club Arsenal announced Wednesday that the team will travel to Beijing to play Man City this July in the bird-nest-shaped National Stadium."Arsenal ... Read more...

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Bird nest delicacy could cause cancer

December 24th, 2011 - 8:03 pm ICT by IANS
Beijing, Dec 24 (IANS) A delicacy made from the nest of cave swift, a species of bird that builds its nest from its saliva, may cause cancer, China's quality watchdog ... Read more...

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Lazio stun champions Inter Milan in Italian Super Cup

August 8th, 2009 - 11:05 pm ICT by IANS
Beijing, Aug 8 (DPA) Brazilian Matuzalem and Tommaso Rocchi gave Lazio a 2-1 win over Inter Milan to secure the Italian Super Cup in a pulsating game played Saturday in Beijing's ... Read more...

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Possible Robles-Liu face-off evinces interest in Cuba

July 29th, 2008 - 4:57 pm ICT by IANS
Xinhua Havana, July 29 (Xinhua) A possible face-off between Cuban Dayron Robles and Chinese Lu Xiang in the final of the 110 metres hurdles in the Beijing Olympic Games has evinced great interest ... Read more...

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Ethiopian long distance runners eyeing Beijing glory

July 24th, 2008 - 4:13 pm ICT by IANS
By Wu Junkuan Beijing, July 24 (Xinhua) Ethiopia's star-studded long distance squad is ready to launch another fierce charge in next month's Beijing Olympic Games. With 14 golds, five silver and 12 ... Read more...

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Taiwan aborigines to perform at Beijing Olympics’ opening ceremony

July 6th, 2008 - 12:42 pm ICT by IANS
DPA Taipei, July 6 (DPA) Taiwan aborigines have been invited to perform at the opening ceremony of the 2008 Beijing Olympics, a newspaper said Sunday. The China Times said the organising committee of ... Read more...

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Beijingers waiting in festive mood for Olympic flame

March 25th, 2008 - 1:18 pm ICT by admin
Xinhua Beijing, March 25 (Xinhua) All Beijing citizens have not watched the moment of lighting up the Olympic flame vie the TV broadcast, but they celebrated it in different ways to impress the ... Read more...

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PM visits Beijing Olympics Exhibition Centre

January 13th, 2008 - 6:57 pm ICT by admin
By Ashok Dixit Beijing, Jan.13 (ANI): The Prime Minister, Dr. Manmohan Singh, today spent about 45-minutes at the Beijing Olympics Exhibition Centre here, and said at the end of it that preparations ... Read more...

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