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Olympic athletics: US breaks women’s 4×100m relay world record


August 12th, 2012 - 12:25 am ICT by IANS
London, Aug 11 (IANS) Allyson Felix ran the second leg to help the US win the women's 4x100m relay in world record time here Friday as the Americans pulled away ... Read more...

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Olympic athletics: US women’s quartet sets world record (Roundup)


August 11th, 2012 - 12:40 pm ICT by IANS
London, Aug 11 (IANS) Carmelita Jeter powered the United States 4x100 metre women's quartet to a world record time of 40.82 seconds giving them the gold medal for the first ... Read more...

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Olympics: US breaks women’s 4×100m relay world record (World Roundup)


August 11th, 2012 - 7:44 am ICT by IANS
London, Aug 11 (IANS) Allyson Felix ran the second leg to help the US win the women's 4x100 metres relay in world record time at the London Olympics Friday.The US ... Read more...

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Now, a ‘No-Go zone’ between former East, West Germany


May 13th, 2012 - 5:08 am ICT by IANS
Berlin, May 13 (IANS) A part of the border between erstwhile East and West Germany may be declared a "no-go zone" as dozens of minefields have remained uncleared since the ... Read more...

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New computer game based on Iron Curtain dubbed ‘tasteless’


September 30th, 2010 - 6:47 pm ICT by ANI
London, Sept 30 (ANI): A new computer game based on the Iron Curtain has been dubbed as being "tasteless and inappropriate" by victims of the former East Germany regime.The game, called ... Read more...

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Klose joins elite German club with 50th international goal


June 27th, 2010 - 10:59 pm ICT by IANS
Bloemfontein, June 27 (DPA) Miroslav Klose followed in the footsteps of the legendary Gerd Mueller Sunday when he scored his 50th international for Germany in his side's 4-1 defeat of England ... Read more...

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Berlin wall’s famous Honecker-Brezhnev kiss painting erased


March 28th, 2009 - 5:08 pm ICT by ANI
Berlin, Mar 28 (ANI): The famous painting on the Berlin Wall, which depicted the kiss between East German leader Erich Honecker and his Soviet counterpart Leonid Brezhnev, has been erased as a ... Read more...

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One in nine Berliners wants the Wall back


July 28th, 2008 - 9:19 am ICT by IANS
By Clive Freeman Berlin, July 28 (DPA) The Berlin Wall had a 29-year history when it finally fell in November 1989 to scenes of unprecedented jubilation in the then divided city. Now, close ... Read more...

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Former GDR premier denies advising Cuba on transition


February 24th, 2008 - 7:52 pm ICT by admin
Berlin, Feb 24 (IANS) The former prime minister of the erstwhile German Democratic Republic (GDR), Hans Modrow, has denied reports that he was in Cuba to advise its government on transition to ... Read more...

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