Dynamo Kiev beat Monchengladbach in Champions League playoff

August 22nd, 2012 - 2:08 pm ICT by IANS
Berlin, Aug 22 (IANS) Dynamo Kiev came from behind to beat their German hosts Borussia Monchengladbach 3-1 in the first leg of UEFA Champions League playoff.Playing after 16 years in ... Read more...

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Germany flatten Greece 4-2 to make Euro semis

June 23rd, 2012 - 4:15 am ICT by IANS
Gdansk (Poland) , June 23 (IANS/RIA Novosti) Germany set up a Euro 2012 semifinal with England or Italy after a 4-2 flattening of 2004 champions Greece Friday.German captain ... Read more...

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Euro 2012: Ronaldo brace sees Portugal through, Dutch out

June 18th, 2012 - 4:03 am ICT by IANS
Kharkiv (Ukraine), June 18 (IANS/RIA Novosti) Two goals from Cristiano Ronaldo gave Portugal a 2-1 comeback victory over Netherlands and a place in the quarterfinals of Euro 2012, as the ... Read more...

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Krohn-Dehli strikes as Denmark shocks Netherlands

June 10th, 2012 - 1:27 am ICT by IANS
Kharkiv, June 9 (IANS/RIANovosti) A first-half goal by Michael Krohn-Dehli allowed Denmark to pull off the first shock result of Euro 2012 with a 1-0 win over a wasteful Netherlands ... Read more...

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Portugal lose last friendly before the Euro 2012

June 3rd, 2012 - 3:44 pm ICT by IANS
Lisbon, June 3 (IANS) One week before their match against Germany in the Euro 2012, the Portuguese national football team lost to Turkey 1-3 in a friendly here.For the Portuguese, ... Read more...

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We have to adapt to changing styles of wrestling: Sushil Kumar (Interview)

April 28th, 2012 - 6:44 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, April 28 (IANS) India's Beijing Games bronze medal-winning wrestler Sushil Kumar, who Friday booked his London berth, feels every fighter is on the lookout for an "element ... Read more...

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Uruguay striker Abreu scores hat-trick for Botafogo

April 22nd, 2012 - 2:59 pm ICT by IANS
Rio de Janeiro, April 22 (IANS) Uruguay international striker Loco Abreu scored a hat-trick to send Botafogo into the final of the Rio Cup with a 4-2 victory over Bangu ... Read more...

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Testing time for Sushil’s new technique: Coach

April 2nd, 2012 - 8:33 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, April 2 (IANS) Top Indian wrestler Sushil Kumar's coach Yashvir Singh feels it is still too early ring alarm bells over the grappler's form and hoped the ... Read more...

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Manchester United outclass Ajax at Europa League

February 17th, 2012 - 1:52 pm ICT by IANS
Amsterdam, Feb 17 (IANS) Manchester United took a huge step towards the pre-quarterfinals of the Europa League football by beating Ajax 2-0 here Thursday.The English giants, just like Ajax, ... Read more...

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Gerrard returns as Liverpool fights back to beat Newcastle

December 31st, 2011 - 1:40 pm ICT by IANS
London, Dec 31 (IANS) Returning captain Steven Gerrard's last shot and a brace from Craig Bellamy fired Liverpool to a 3-1 comeback victory over Newcastle and the fifth place ... Read more...

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Real Madrid crush Ajax in Champions League

September 28th, 2011 - 2:23 pm ICT by IANS
Madrid, Sep 28 (IANS) Real Madrid achieved a comfortable 3-0 win at home over Ajax in the second of their Champions League football group games Tuesday night.The trio of ... Read more...

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India, China making inroads in biotech drugs: NYT

September 19th, 2011 - 6:42 pm ICT by IANS
Washington, Sep 19 (IANS) Chinese and Indian drug makers have taken over much of the global trade in medicines and now manufacture more than 80 percent of the active ingredients ... Read more...

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NATO aiding divided rebel force in Libya

April 20th, 2011 - 4:49 pm ICT by ANI
Benghazi (Libya), Apr 20(ANI): As the world community scrambles to provide humanitarian aid to Libya, it has been revealed that NATO is aiding a divided force that cannot agree on who its ... Read more...

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AC Milan can still advance in Champions League despite loss to Tottenham: Allegri

February 16th, 2011 - 3:46 pm ICT by ANI
Milan, Feb 16 ANI): AC Milan head coach Massimiliano Allegri believes that his side could still qualify for the European Champions League quarterfinals following their 1-0 loss at home to Tottenham ... Read more...

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Nepal Maoists allege India behind Chinese bribe tape

September 5th, 2010 - 2:06 pm ICT by IANS
By Sudeshna Sarkar Kathmandu, Sep 5 (IANS) Facing a growing public debate in Nepal on whether the opposition Maoist party had sought NRS 500 million from friends in China to bribe over four ... Read more...

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North Korea threatens to attack the South

August 3rd, 2010 - 1:42 pm ICT by IANS
Seoul, Aug 3 (DPA) North Korea Tuesday threatened a counterattack in response to South Korean naval exercises scheduled for later this week in the Yellow Sea, media reports said. The command responsible for ... Read more...

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India in charge of Mirpur Test despite Tamim Iqbal’s ton

January 26th, 2010 - 6:11 pm ICT by ANI
Mirpur (Bangladesh), Jan.26 (ANI): At the close of the third day's play of the second cricket Test between India and Bangladesh, the former was still in control of the match despite ... Read more...

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India lose to Pakistan in Champions Challenge hockey semifinal

December 13th, 2009 - 1:21 pm ICT by IANS
Salta (Argentina), Dec 13 (IANS) Pakistan crushed India's hopes of qualifying for the elite Champions Trophy hockey with an emphatic 6-3 victory in the semi-finals of the Champions Challenge here Saturday. For Pakistan, ... Read more...

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Delhi bowl out Saurashtra for 328, Chirag Pathak hits century

December 1st, 2009 - 8:00 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Dec 1 (IANS) Saurashtra opener Chirag Pathak smashed his second ton in as many matches on a lively track before Delhi bowlers fought back to pack off the visitors for ... Read more...

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Chavez says Latin America faces US threat

November 23rd, 2009 - 7:56 pm ICT by IANS
Caracas, Nov 23 (EFE) Venezuelan President Hugo Chavez has said the conciliatory discourse of his US counterpart, Barack Obama, has been just "a big story" and that an "imperial counterattack" is ... Read more...

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Bravo’s all-round T20 display knocks down India (Lead)

June 13th, 2009 - 3:20 am ICT by IANS
London, June 13 (IANS) Dwayne Bravo's all-round brilliance saw the West Indies crush India by seven wickets in their first Group E Super Eight match of the World Twenty20 at Lord's ... Read more...

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Messi can’t wait for Champions League final

May 22nd, 2009 - 6:54 pm ICT by IANS
Barcelona, May 22 (DPA) Barcelona's Argentine striker Lionel Messi is excited about Wednesday's Champions League final in Rome against Manchester United. "I could not enjoy the final in Paris because of an ... Read more...

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Super Kings ride on Jakati’s brilliance to thump Chargers (Lead)

May 5th, 2009 - 1:37 am ICT by IANS
East London, May 5 (IANS) Chennai Super Kings seemed bent upon committing hara-kiri by their atrocious outcricket after setting Deccan Chargers a 179-run target, but their bowlers rescued them to post a ... Read more...

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Persians routed Romans with help of chemical weapons

January 15th, 2009 - 5:46 pm ICT by IANS
London, Jan 15 (IANS) Persians had routed Romans with the help of chemical warfare nearly 2,000 years ago, according to the oldest archaeological evidence uncovered by a researcher.Simon James, reader in the ... Read more...

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Most journalists jailed worldwide are bloggers

December 5th, 2008 - 6:05 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, December 5 (ANI): In what projects blogging as a dangerous for journalists, an annual "prison census" survey suggests that most of the journalists jailed worldwide are associated with the Internet ... Read more...

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Legendary Former Russian general Mikhail Kalashnikov turned 89

November 12th, 2008 - 3:16 pm ICT by Amrit Rashmisrisethi
The former Russian general Mikhail Kalashnikov, celebrated his 89th birthday on Monday ,November 10, said he was a 'truly happy man' for having created the rifle bearing his name.'I think I am ... Read more...

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Russian action against Georgia justified: Gorbachev

August 14th, 2008 - 12:54 pm ICT by IANS
RIA Novosti Moscow, Aug 14 (RIA Novosti) Russia had no choice but to launch a counterattack to Georgia's offensive in breakaway South Ossetia, but it is still possible to find a political solution ... Read more...

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India escape with a draw against Tajikistan in AFC Cup

August 1st, 2008 - 9:29 pm ICT by IANS
By Abhishek Roy Hyderabad, Aug 1 (IANS) India came from behind to hold defending champions Tajikistan 1-1 through an own goal by the central Asian team in the crucial Group A match of ... Read more...

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Bravo bowls Mumbai Indians to victory (Lead)

May 19th, 2008 - 8:26 am ICT by admin
Hyderabad, May 18 (IANS) Venugopal Rao's heroics once again went in vain as Dwayne Bravo helped Mumbai Indians beat Deccan Chargers by 25 runs in their Indian Premier League (IPL) encounter here ... Read more...

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Wenger blasts referee over penalty decision

April 3rd, 2008 - 12:26 pm ICT by admin
DPA London, April 3 (DPA) Arsenal manager Arsene Wenger was heavily critical of Dutch referee Pieter Vink after his side drew with Liverpool in the first leg of their Champions League quarterfinal. The ... Read more...

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Barca catching up as Real Madrid suffers shock defeat

February 25th, 2008 - 3:49 pm ICT by admin
DPA Madrid, Feb 25 (DPA) Real Madrid are now just two points ahead of Barcelona in a revitalized Spanish Liga after a shock 1-0 home defeat against Getafe late Sunday. Troubled Real have ... Read more...

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