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UEFA embargo for Malaga and Atletico Madrid


September 12th, 2012 - 12:18 pm ICT by IANS
Madrid, Sep 12 (IANS) European soccer body UEFA has announced an embargo on Spanish clubs Atletico Madrid and Malaga while it investigates their debts towards employees, with other clubs and ... Read more...

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UEFA withholds prize money for 23 clubs


September 11th, 2012 - 9:40 pm ICT by IANS
Moscow, Sep 11 (IANS/RIA Novosti) Rubin Kazan, Atletico Madrid and 21 other football clubs involved in UEFA competition this season saw the payment of their prize money temporarily withheld, the ... Read more...

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Ghana to observe FIFA Fair Play Day against Malawi


September 7th, 2012 - 3:31 pm ICT by IANS
Accra, Sep 7 (IANS) Ghana will observe the annual FIFA Fair Play Day when its national senior male team, the Black Stars, play Malawi in the final first-leg of the ... Read more...

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Casillas, Xavi win Prince of Asturias award


September 6th, 2012 - 1:52 pm ICT by IANS
Madrid, Sep 6 (IANS) The prestigious Prince of Asturias Award for Sport was awarded to Spain football internationals Iker Casillas and Xavi Hernandez.The award saw the Real Madrid goalkeeper and ... Read more...

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Indonesia slaps bans on scandal-tainted shuttlers


September 5th, 2012 - 2:31 pm ICT by IANS
Jakarta, Sep 5 (IANS) The Indonesian badminton association (PBSI) Wednesday slapped a four-month ban on the women's doubles pair involved in the Olympic match-throwing scandal."After studying and hearing, the sanction ... Read more...

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Reliance Power refutes auditor on excess coal benefit (Lead)


August 17th, 2012 - 7:49 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Aug 17 (IANS) The permission to Reliance Power to use excess coal from three blocks allocated to Sasan Ultra Mega Power Project resulted in an undue benefit, says ... Read more...

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Undue benefit to Reliance Power on coal allocation


August 17th, 2012 - 6:05 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, August 17 (IANS) The permission to Reliance Power to use excess coal from three blocks allocated to Sasan Ultra Mega Power Project resulted in an undue benefit to ... Read more...

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We fully respect BWF ruling: Chinese Olympic delegation


August 2nd, 2012 - 1:36 am ICT by IANS
London, Aug 2 (IANS) The Chinese Olympic delegation said Wednesday that they respect the ruling of the Badminton World Federation (BWF), who suspended four women's doubles pair for "not using ... Read more...

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Gazprom inks sponsorship deal with Chelsea


July 18th, 2012 - 6:23 pm ICT by IANS
Moscow, July 18 (IANS/RIA Novosti) Russian energy giant Gazprom has inked a three-year sponsorship deal with Roman Abramovich-owned Chelsea football club.The contract announced late Tuesday commits the company, which is ... Read more...

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Cuba’s Olympic athletes declared free of doping


July 12th, 2012 - 1:16 pm ICT by IANS
Havana, July 12 (IANS) The entire 110-member Cuban contingent of athletes heading to the 2012 London Olympic Games has been declared "free of illegal (performance-enhancing) substances" by Cuba's National Anti-Doping ... Read more...

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SAFA apologizes to Ghana over age-cheating claims


April 27th, 2012 - 5:09 pm ICT by IANS
Accra (Ghana), April 27 (IANS) The South African Football Association (SAFA) has apologised to its Ghanaian counterpart over age-cheating allegations made against Ghana by the coach of its women's under-17 ... Read more...

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Putin seeks fight against doping, sports gambling


April 14th, 2012 - 9:33 am ICT by IANS
Moscow, April 14 (IANS) Russian Prime Minister Vladimir Putin has urged the Association of National Olympic Committees (ANOC) to close ranks to curb doping, illegal sweepstake enterprises and fans' aggressive ... Read more...

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2G: Apex court to hear government’s plea April 13


April 5th, 2012 - 12:21 am ICT by IANS
New Delhi, April 4 (IANS) The Supreme Court will hear April 13 the government's plea seeking a review of its Feb 2 verdict cancelling 122 2G licences granted in 2008, ... Read more...

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2G: Apex court examines review petitions (Lead)


April 3rd, 2012 - 11:54 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, April 13 (IANS) The Supreme Court Tuesday examined the petitions of the central government, former communications minister A. Raja and seven telecom companies seeking a review of its ... Read more...

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Raja seeks review of apex court’s 2G verdict


March 2nd, 2012 - 11:10 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, March 2 (IANS) Jailed former telecom minister A. Raja Friday moved the Supreme Court seeking the review of its Feb 2 judgment in 2G case on the grounds ... Read more...

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Tata Teleservices to seek review of 2G decision


February 6th, 2012 - 11:19 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Feb 6 (IANS) With the Supreme Court ordering the cancellation of three of its licences, Tata Teleservices Ltd. (TTL) Monday said it will be filing a review petition ... Read more...

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Juhi Parmar wins ‘Bigg Boss 5′, takes home Rs.1 crore


January 8th, 2012 - 1:00 am ICT by IANS
Karjat (Mumbai), Jan 7 (IANS) Three months of patience and fair play paid off for TV actress Juhi Parmar, who emerged the winner of the fifth season of controversial reality ... Read more...

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MP wins sub-junior girls hockey


December 20th, 2011 - 9:13 pm ICT by IANS
Rajnandgaon (Chhattisgarh), Dec 20 (IANS) Madhya Pradesh Hockey Academy (MPHA) defeated Haryana 2-1 to lift the Sub-Junior Girls National Championship title here Tuesday.MPHA, who led 2-0 at half time, scored ... Read more...

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Protest Dow’s sponsorship of London Olympics, Chouhan urges Maken


November 24th, 2011 - 12:46 am ICT by IANS
Bhopal, Nov 23 (IANS) Madhya Pradesh Chief Minister Shivraj Singh Chouhan Wednesday urged the central government to lodge a strong protest against Dow Chemical Company's sponsorship of the 2012 ... Read more...

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Vida bids alvida to ‘Bigg Boss 5′, says she wasn’t happy


November 20th, 2011 - 12:50 am ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Nov 19 (IANS) Afghan beauty Vida Samadzai, the latest to be evicted from "Bigg Boss 5", says she was prepared to leave the show as she couldn't bear ... Read more...

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Apex court appoints senior counsel to defend Kasab


September 21st, 2011 - 3:04 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Sep 21 (IANS) In keeping with the highest traditions of fair play in India's judiciary, the Supreme Court has appointed senior counsel Raju Ramachandran as amicus curiae ... Read more...

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People are envious of my good looks: Ronaldo


September 15th, 2011 - 7:30 pm ICT by IANS
London, Sep 15 (IANS) Real Madrid star Cristiano Ronaldo has said he is envied by people all around the world because of his good looks.The Portuguese forward was booed and ... Read more...

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AFC president rubbishes bribery charges, to appear before FIFA (Lead)


May 26th, 2011 - 1:09 am ICT by IANS
London/Kuala Lumpur, May 25 (IANS) Asian Football Confederation (AFC) chief Mohammad Bin Hammam, a candidate for FIFA's presidential election, Wednesday rubbished charges of bribery leveled against him by the world ... Read more...

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Prince William spotted driving to work like millions of regular hubbies


May 5th, 2011 - 1:02 pm ICT by ANI
London, May 5 (ANI): Newlywed Prince William was seen driving into work in his Audi, just like millions of regular husbands.William, 28, who arrived at an Air and Sea Rescue HQ ... Read more...

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Antony asks defence top brass not to succumb to corrupt practices


April 25th, 2011 - 6:11 pm ICT by ANI
New Delhi, Apr 25 (ANI): Defence Minister AK Antony on Monday called upon top brass of the Army and Air Force not to succumb to corrupt practices indulged in by vested interests ... Read more...

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Ostracise corrupt colleagues, PM tells bureaucrats


April 21st, 2011 - 4:43 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, April 21 (IANS) Prime Minister Manmohan Singh Thursday asked Indian civil servants to set the "highest standards" of probity in their work and ostracise colleagues who indulge ... Read more...

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Irish government to back its board on ICC snub


April 10th, 2011 - 9:04 pm ICT by IANS
London, April 10 (IANS) The Irish government has promised to support Cricket Ireland's campaign to reverse the International Cricket Council's decision to shut the door on non-Test playing nations in ... Read more...

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Platini welcomes Mohamed bin Hammam’s FIFA presidency challenge


March 23rd, 2011 - 4:37 pm ICT by ANI
Nyon (Switzerland) Mar. 23 (ANI): Michel Platini has welcomed Mohamed bin Hammam's challenge to Sepp Blatter as "good for democracy", as the UEFA president emerged as a potential kingmaker in the battle ... Read more...

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Ancelotti vows to dump Man U out of Champion League


March 19th, 2011 - 12:58 pm ICT by ANI
London, Mar 19 (ANI): Carlo Ancelotti, who dumped Manchester United out of the Champions League at AC Milan four years ago, now plans to repeat the feat with Chelsea.Chelsea will ... Read more...

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Kids don’t mind sharing after working together


February 13th, 2011 - 3:52 pm ICT by IANS
London, Feb 13 (IANS) Grown-ups have a sense of fair play, and now it seems that even young children do. In a study, three-year-old kids shared with a peer the spoils ... Read more...

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Chelsea planning summer clear out of its five big stars


February 4th, 2011 - 3:10 pm ICT by ANI
London, Feb 5 (ANI): To balance the books after their record-breaking spending spree, Chelsea is planning a summer clear out of its five big stars.Didier Drogba, Florent Malouda, John Obi Mikel, ... Read more...

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Wenger accuses Chelsea of hypocrisy in following UEFA fair play rules


February 2nd, 2011 - 3:02 pm ICT by ANI
London, Feb.2 (ANI): Arsenal manager Arsene Wenger has accused Chelsea of hypocrisy after signing up to UEFA's Financial Fair Play rules and then spending an astonishing 75 million pounds on the ... Read more...

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Chelsea to meet Uefa’s 2013 ’solvency eligibility’ rules despite 70.9 million pounds loss


February 1st, 2011 - 3:59 pm ICT by ANI
London, Feb 1 (ANI): After announcing huge losses of 70.9 million pounds despite winning the Double last season, Chelsea has announced that it is on course to meet the Uefa Financial Fair ... Read more...

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Chelsea not desperate for Torres: Ancelotti


January 29th, 2011 - 5:45 pm ICT by ANI
London, Jan 29 (ANI): Chelsea boss Carlo Ancelotti has said that making an offer to Fernando Torres does not make the club desperate for the ace striker.Denying suggestions that he ... Read more...

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`Special One’ Mourinho says will return to manage club in England


January 27th, 2011 - 6:54 pm ICT by ANI
London, Jan 27(ANI): Jose Mourinho, known in international football circles as the `Special One', has said that he has set his heart on returning to England."I've decided to return to England. I ... Read more...

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