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Grenada celebrates maiden Olympic medal


August 8th, 2012 - 2:50 am ICT by IANS
St.George's (Grenada), Aug 8 (IANS/CMC) Thousands took to the streets late Monday to celebrate the country's first ever Olympic medal after the mercurial Kirani James stormed to victory in the final ... Read more...

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James’ Olympics feat sparks massive celebrations in Grenada


August 7th, 2012 - 4:24 pm ICT by IANS
St.George (Grenada), Aug 7 (IANS/CMC) Thousands took to the streets late Monday to celebrate the Grenada's first Olympics medal after the mercurial Kirani James stormed to victory in the final of ... Read more...

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Modern sparrows sing louder to be heard


April 5th, 2012 - 11:51 am ICT by IANS
London, April 5 (IANS) Urban sparrows today have a far more high-pitched song than they did 50 years ago because they want to be heard over noise of the city, ... Read more...

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Sparrows twittering louder to be heard


April 3rd, 2012 - 4:47 pm ICT by IANS
Washington, April 3 (IANS) Sparrows are twittering louder to be heard above the cacophony of car horns and engine rumbles in a cityscape, says a new study.Just as we raise ... Read more...

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No kid for now, keen for good work: Juhi Parmar (Interview)


January 8th, 2012 - 1:13 am ICT by IANS
Karjat (Mumbai), Jan 7 (IANS) When Juhi Parmar emerged as the winner of "Bigg Boss 5" and stepped out of the controversial house Saturday night, it was to be greeted ... Read more...

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Mamata’s melody for road malady - Tagore songs! (Lead)


July 7th, 2011 - 6:17 pm ICT by IANS
Kolkata, July 7 (IANS) Are the cacophonous, chaotic roads of Kolkata game for a Tagore melody?For, playing soulful Rabindra Sangeet at traffic signals is the Mamata Banerjee government's solution ... Read more...

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Team India should tour country: Mukul Sangma


April 3rd, 2011 - 9:23 pm ICT by IANS
Shillong, April 3 (IANS) Congratulating Team India for winning the cricket World Cup, Meghalaya Chief Minister Mukul Sangma Sunday said captain M.S. Dhoni and his men should tour the country ... Read more...

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Shillong celebrates India victory


March 31st, 2011 - 2:03 am ICT by IANS
Shillong, March 31 (IANS) Overjoyed cricket fans celebrated wildly here Wednesday after India stormed into the cricket World Cup final, beating Pakistan by 29 runs in a pulsating semifinal at ... Read more...

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Celebrations erupt in Mumbai


March 31st, 2011 - 1:43 am ICT by IANS
Mumbai, March 31 (IANS) Mumbai exploded in fireworks, youngsters trooped into the streets carrying the tri-colour and people danced in joy as India made it to the cricket World Cup ... Read more...

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Mumbai erupts in celebrations, awaits manic Saturday (Lead)


March 31st, 2011 - 1:42 am ICT by IANS
Mumbai, March 31 (IANS) Mumbai exploded in fireworks, youngsters trooped into the streets carrying the tricolour and people danced in joy as India made it to the cricket World Cup ... Read more...

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LiLo suffers ‘anxiety attack’ at NY airport


March 15th, 2011 - 6:00 pm ICT by ANI
London, Mar 15 (ANI): Lindsay Lohan revealed that she had a panic attack upon arriving at JFK Airport in New York due to the army of waiting photographers and flashbulbs."I love ... Read more...

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Intense fighting in Libya as Gaddafi holds on to power (Second Lead)


March 6th, 2011 - 7:40 pm ICT by IANS
Cairo, March 6 (IANS) Pitched battles were fought in Libya, with gunfire being reported in capital Tripoli Sunday as troops loyal to 68-year-old leader Muammar Gaddafi attempted to wrest back ... Read more...

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Mubarak quits as Egypt’s president (Lead)


February 11th, 2011 - 11:23 pm ICT by IANS
Cairo, Feb 11 (IANS) Egyptian President Hosni Mubarak resigned Friday, handing over power to the military, Vice President Omar Suleiman announced."Mubarak has decided to resign as president," Suleiman announced in a brief ... Read more...

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Shillong erupts in celebration after choir group wins TV show (Lead)


October 3rd, 2010 - 5:55 am ICT by IANS
Shillong, Oct 3 (IANS) Shillong erupted in wild celebrations Saturday night after Shillong Chamber Choir won the reality TV show "India's Got Talent Khoj 2" at the grand finale in Mumbai.People ... Read more...

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Jubilant Germans see sweet justice in 4-1 win over England


June 28th, 2010 - 12:45 am ICT by IANS
Berlin, June 27 (DPA) Central Berlin resounded Sunday with trumpeting vuvuzelas, whistles and honking car horns, as fans cheered a German 4-1 World Cup victory over England which, for many, righted wrongs ... Read more...

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South Africa break into World Cup celebrations


June 9th, 2010 - 10:12 pm ICT by IANS
Johannesburg, June 9 (DPA) South Africa erupted in a cacophony of hooting at lunchtime Wednesday as people across the country answered a call to "get behind" the national football team, two days ... Read more...

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Tears in Cairo as Algeria wins World Cup qualifier


November 19th, 2009 - 5:01 am ICT by IANS
Khartoum/Cairo, Nov 19 (DPA) There were tears on the streets of Cairo Wednesday night as stunned fans shook their heads in disbelief at Algeria's convincing 1-0 victory to qualify for the football ... Read more...

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In tense game, Egypt beat Algeria forcing playoff


November 15th, 2009 - 4:13 pm ICT by IANS
Cairo, Nov 15 (DPA) Egypt defeated Algeria 2-0 at their football World Cup qualifier match, setting up a playoff later this month between the two teams, who have seen tensions between them ... Read more...

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Main opposition Socialists win Greek elections


October 5th, 2009 - 3:15 am ICT by IANS
Athens, Oct 5 (DPA) Greece's Socialists under the leadership of George Papandreou won elections Sunday after voters expressed their discontent over the conservative government's handling of the economic crisis and corruption. With nearly ... Read more...

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Scientists harness car horns to warn of natural disaster


August 12th, 2009 - 7:34 pm ICT by IANS
London, Aug 12 (IANS) Researchers in Germany have devised a technology which activates the horns of parked cars in case of disaster. The technology is based on the eCall emergency system which new ... Read more...

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High turnout in elections in Iraq’s Kurdish region


July 26th, 2009 - 3:12 am ICT by IANS
Arbil (Iraq), July 26 (DPA) Voter turnout was high in parliamentary and presidential elections in northern Iraq's semi-autonomous Kurdish region Saturday, with authorities allowing an additional two hours for voting before polls ... Read more...

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Car horns to warn against natural disasters


July 21st, 2009 - 4:36 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, July 21 (ANI): Japanese scientists have applied for a patent of a technology that allows the horns of parked cars to be activated in case of a natural disaster.The technology is ... Read more...

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Bosnian Muslims celebrate top war crime fugitive Karadzics arrest


July 22nd, 2008 - 12:02 pm ICT by ANI
Melbourne, July 22 (ANI): Bosnian Muslims are celebrating in the streets of Sarajevo following news of the arrest of war criminal Radovan Karadzic, the wartime leader of the Bosnian Serbs.Bosnian Muslims ... Read more...

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Palestinian gunman kills eight in Jerusalem seminary


March 7th, 2008 - 7:20 am ICT by admin
(Lead) DPA Tel Aviv, March 7 (DPA) A Palestinian gunman entered a Jewish religious seminary in Jerusalem Thursday night, made his way to the library and opened fire in all directions, killing eight students ... Read more...

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