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IPL is a big party, says Ryder

July 1st, 2012 - 9:30 pm ICT by IANS
Wellington, July 1 (IANS) New Zealand all-rounder Jesse Ryder Sunday called the Indian Premier League (IPL) a "big party".Ryder's international career hit a roadblock after he admitted to having ... Read more...

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DNA tests in Indonesia confirm death of terrorist Noordin Top

September 19th, 2009 - 5:04 pm ICT by ANI
Jakarta, Sep. 19 (ANI): Indonesian police said today the DNA test on the body of a man shot dead in an operation in Solo on Thursday matched that of wanted militant ... Read more...

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Bali bombing mastermind killed in police raid

September 17th, 2009 - 6:06 pm ICT by ANI
Jakarta, Sep. 17 (ANI): Terrorist mastermind Noordin Mohammed Top was killed in a police raid on a militant hideout in Central Java on Thursday, Indonesian police have officially confirmed.The 41-year-old Malaysian-born ... Read more...

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ECB chief pleads with Brit fans to stop Ponting Boos

August 5th, 2009 - 7:05 pm ICT by ANI
London, Aug 5 (ANI): The Chairman of the England and Wales Cricket Board, Giles Clarke, has appealed to English fans to stop booing Australian captain Ricky Ponting during the ongoing Ashes series ... Read more...

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Oz Government still protecting foreign students, says Deputy PM

July 31st, 2009 - 1:43 pm ICT by ANI
Canberra (Australia), July 31 (ANI): Australia's Deputy Prime Minister and Education Minister Julia Gillard has said that her government is pulling out all stops to protect foreign students studying at Australian colleges.The ... Read more...

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New Zealand expresses reservations about India-US nuke pact

August 22nd, 2008 - 1:35 pm ICT by ANI
Vienna, Aug.22 (ANI): New Zealand diplomats are said to have played a major role in attempting to block a nuclear deal between India and the United States late on Thursday night. Wellingtons ... Read more...

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