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Netherlands make winning start against Danes


June 14th, 2010 - 8:46 pm ICT by IANS
Johannesburg, June 14 (DPA) The Netherlands got off to a winning start in Group E of World Cup football with a 2-0 victory over Denmark at the Soccer City Stadium in Johannesburg ... Read more...

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Japan to meet Mozambique for World Cup tune-up


June 9th, 2010 - 10:04 pm ICT by IANS
George (South Africa), June 9 (DPA) Japan has arranged a training match with Mozambique Thursday with three 30-minute periods to tune-up for their World Cup football opening match. Closed to the public, ... Read more...

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Robben targets weekend World Cup departure; coach cautious


June 8th, 2010 - 10:22 pm ICT by IANS
Johannesburg, June 8 (DPA) Arjen Robben reportedly plans to fly to the World Cup over the weekend but Dutch coach Bert van Marwijk remained cautious Tuesday on when his star winger ... Read more...

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Premier League rules World Cup pitches


June 5th, 2010 - 4:15 pm ICT by IANS
Hamburg, June 5 (DPA) England leads the way again as the Premier League supplies the most players for the World Cup in South Africa that kicks off on Friday. The Premier League ... Read more...

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Antic says Serbia will hit World Cup form


June 4th, 2010 - 4:44 pm ICT by IANS
Belgrade, June 4 (DPA) Serbian coach Radomir Antic believes his side will find the right form in time for the World Cup starting next Friday, the Belgrade daily Press reported. Antic admitted he ... Read more...

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Denmark need top health in tough group (Group E profile)


May 30th, 2010 - 5:10 pm ICT by IANS
Copenhagen, May 30 (DPA) The international football scene has not seen Denmark since 2004. But veteran coach Morten Olsen believes that with some good health his side could make some noise ... Read more...

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Van Nistelrooy has a World Cup chance: the Netherlands coach


April 6th, 2010 - 9:49 pm ICT by IANS
Hamburg, April 6 (DPA) Ruud van Nistelrooy has a chance of making the Dutch World Cup squad if he is fit, the Netherlands coach Bert van Marwijk told Tuesday's edition of German ... Read more...

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Ferdinand yet to be officially told about England captaincy


February 6th, 2010 - 2:32 pm ICT by ANI
London, Feb 6(ANI): England defender Rio Ferdinand has not been officially informed that he has been selected to succeed John Terry as the captain of the national squad.Terry was dramatically stripped of ... Read more...

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Arsenal unbeatable, says Cameroon midfielder Song


January 1st, 2010 - 11:39 am ICT by ANI
London, Jan. 1 (ANI): Cameroon mid-fielder Alex Song has warned Arsenal's title rivals that the Gunners cannot be beaten.The Gunners are just four points behind Premier League leaders Chelsea with ... Read more...

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Avatar Receives Stupendous Opening In United States


December 21st, 2009 - 9:51 pm ICT by GD
By Gina Gomez Los Angeles, Dec.21, (THAINDIAN NEWS) The much anticipated James Cameroon movie 'Avatar' lived up to the box office expectations of its producers as the movie received record-breaking opening in the ... Read more...

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Actress Sigourney Weaver Grabs Attention With Her Latest Movie ‘Avatar’


December 17th, 2009 - 7:29 pm ICT by GD
By Gina Gomez Dec.17, (THAINDIAN NEWS) American Actress Sigourney Weaver is creating headlines lately as she stars in the much anticipated science fiction movie 'Avatar' which is scheduled to hit theaters on December ... Read more...

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World’s rarest ape makes its debut in a video


December 17th, 2009 - 3:49 pm ICT by IANS
Washington, Dec 17 (IANS) The world's rarest and most camera shy great ape has been filmed for the first time in a forested mountain in Cameroon, says the Wildlife Conservation Society (WCS). With ... Read more...

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FIFA 2010 World Cup Draw announced


December 5th, 2009 - 1:44 am ICT by Aishwarya Bhatt
Cape Town, Dec 4 (THAINDIAN NEWS) The draw for the 2010 FIFA World Cup has been announced. The draw was held in Cape Town. And the group selections are exciting to say ... Read more...

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World Cup despair for South Africa, joy for Italy


December 5th, 2009 - 1:38 am ICT by IANS
Cape Town, Dec 5 (DPA) Hosts South Africa will face a tough battle to emerge from the group phase of the 2010 World Cup after being pitted in one of the toughest ... Read more...

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2010 FIFA World Cup South Africa drawing


December 5th, 2009 - 1:35 am ICT by BNO News
CAPE TOWN, SOUTH AFRICA (BNO NEWS) -- The following are the results from the 2010 FIFA World Cup drawing in Cape Town:GROUP A1. South Africa 2. Mexico ... Read more...

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Draw for 2010 World Cup finals in South Africa


December 5th, 2009 - 1:32 am ICT by IANS
Cape Town, Dec 5 (DPA) Draw for the 2010 World Cup finals made Friday in Cape Town, South Africa. Seeded teams first in respective groups. Group A:South AfricaMexicoUruguayFranceGroup B:ArgentinaNigeriaSouth KoreaGreeceGroup C:EnglandUSAAlgeriaSloveniaGroup D:GermanyAustraliaSerbiaGhanaGroup E:NetherlandsDenmarkJapanCameroonGroup ... Read more...

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Largest-ever vaccination drive to be launched in African countries


November 18th, 2009 - 12:16 am ICT by IANS
New York, Nov 17 (DPA) Close to 12 million people in Benin, Liberia and Sierra Leone will be vaccinated against yellow fever in the largest-ever health campaign in Africa, the World Health ... Read more...

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Fergie ready to pay 25 million pounds for Barca’s Eto’o


July 12th, 2009 - 3:18 pm ICT by ANI
London, July 12 (ANI): Manchester United coach Alex Ferguson is aiming to snatch Barcelona striker Samuel Eto'o from under the noses of Manchester City with a 25 million pound bid, News ... Read more...

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Man City sets Barca weekend deadline for Eto’o


July 10th, 2009 - 2:59 pm ICT by ANI
London, July 10 (ANI): Manchester City has given Barcelona a weekend deadline to decide striker Samuel Eto'o's future.City thought they had a deal in place when the Spanish giants accepted a ... Read more...

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Eto’o’s Man City stratospheric offer dwarfs Ronaldo’s pay


June 29th, 2009 - 12:33 pm ICT by ANI
London, June 29 (ANI): Manchester City have offered Barcelona striker Samuel Eto'o a stratospheric amount of 250,000-pounds a week, a sum that most certainly dwarfs the pay packet that Real Madrid's new ... Read more...

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Man City to complete megabucks deals this week


June 28th, 2009 - 2:43 pm ICT by ANI
London, June 28 (ANI): Manchester City has completed a 25-million-pound swoop for Barcelona strike ace Samuel Eto'o and by this week, they will confirm the 30-million-pound signing of Argentine striker Carlos Tevez ... Read more...

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James Cameroon’s two versions of “Avatar”


June 2nd, 2009 - 9:41 pm ICT by GD
James Cameroon has been out of the limelight for quite some time. The critically acclaimed director of the cult movie, "Titanic" has come up with a new venture. "Titanic" starred Leonardo DiCaprio ... Read more...

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Pirates hijack Greek cargo ship off Somali coast


March 20th, 2009 - 2:17 pm ICT by IANS
Athens, March 20 (DPA) Pirates seized a Greek-owned cargo ship off the coast of Somalia late Thursday, Greece's merchant marine ministry said. The Saint-Vincent-flagged cargo ship Titan, with 24 crew, was loaded with ... Read more...

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At least 21 dead in Ghana fuel tanker blast


November 26th, 2008 - 9:06 pm ICT by IANS
Nairobi/Accra, Nov 26 (DPA) At least 21 people died in Ghana when the broken down tanker they were trying to collect fuel from exploded, reports said Wednesday.The BBC reported that locals were ... Read more...

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Australia A bowl out New Zealand A for 144


September 22nd, 2008 - 4:39 pm ICT by IANS
Chennai, Sept 22 (IANS) Australia's comeback man Shaun Tait and Cameroon White wrecked the New Zealand A batting and bowled them out for 144 runs in 37.3 overs in the tri-series tournament ... Read more...

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Two foreigners arrested for drug peddling


July 3rd, 2008 - 10:56 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, July 3 (IANS) Two foreign nationals were arrested here Thursday for allegedly attempting to send heroin worth Rs.10 million through courier to South Africa, the police said. The police arrested ... Read more...

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Final scoreboard: Kings XI vs Royal Challengers


May 13th, 2008 - 3:02 am ICT by admin
Mohali, May 12 (IANS) The following is the final scoreboard of the Twenty20 match in the Indian Premier League (IPL) in which Kings XI Punjab defeated Bangalore Royal Challengers by nine wickets ... Read more...

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Scoreboard of Royal Challengers against Kings XI Punjab


May 13th, 2008 - 12:17 am ICT by admin
Mohali, May 12 (IANS) The following is the scoreboard of Bangalore Royal Challengers' innings against Kings XI Punjab in an Indian Premier League (IPL) Twenty20 match at the Punjab Cricket Association Stadium ... Read more...

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Gorillas use man-like weaponry to defend themselves when provoked


February 1st, 2008 - 2:53 pm ICT by admin
Washington, Feb 1 (ANI): Cross River gorillas in Cameroon have been spotted hurling clumps of grass or tree branches at human intruders, a man-like behaviour which has never earlier been observed in ... Read more...

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India among final eight in Football at World Military Games


November 14th, 2007 - 2:14 am ICT by admin
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