Mourinho: Liga is priority

March 15th, 2012 - 7:23 pm ICT by IANS
Madrid, March 15 (IANS) Real Madrid manager Jose Mourinho continues to insist that winning the Spanish Primera Liga title is more important for his side than winning a 10th Champions ... Read more...

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Plant found with built-in drought alarm

January 13th, 2012 - 3:29 pm ICT by IANS
Sydney, Jan 13 (IANS) A signal found in plants could act as a drought alarm, allowing them to adapt to such extreme conditions.Scientists stumbled on the signal while trying to ... Read more...

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Brazilian judge assassinated

August 13th, 2011 - 11:19 am ICT by IANS
Rio de Janeiro, Aug 13 (IANS/EFE) A Brazilian judge who received death threats after imposing harsh sentences on vigilantes was slain Friday in suburban Rio de Janeiro, police said.Patricia Lourival ... Read more...

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Six killed in Venezuelan plane crash

February 23rd, 2011 - 5:37 pm ICT by IANS
Caracas, Feb 23 (IANS/EFE) All six people aboard a twin-engine Cessna 340 died when the plane crashed in eastern Venezuela near the Colombian border, authorities said.The aircraft went down Tuesday outside the ... Read more...

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1,300-year-old pots found in Argentina

August 19th, 2010 - 10:47 am ICT by IANS
Buenos Aires, Aug 19 (IANS/EFE) A family in Argentina have found eight pots, believed to be around 1,300 years old, buried in the patio of their house. The pots are believed to have ... Read more...

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Cristiano Ronaldo faces spitting accusation

June 30th, 2010 - 6:04 am ICT by IANS
Cape Town, June 30 (DPA) Cristiano Ronaldo's World Cup adventure ended on a sour note Tuesday as he faced accusations of spitting at a cameraman following Portugal's 1-0 loss to Spain in ... Read more...

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Toll from Brazil mudslides rises to 225

April 12th, 2010 - 11:26 am ICT by IANS
Rio de Janeiro, April 12 (IANS/EFE) The death toll from a series of mudslides in the southeastern Brazilian state of Rio de Janeiro has climbed to 225, officials said. Two more bodies were ... Read more...

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Death toll from Brazil mudslides climbs to 223

April 11th, 2010 - 12:37 pm ICT by IANS
Rio de Janeiro, April 11 (IANS/EFE) The number of deaths from mudslides in Rio de Janeiro state has climbed to 223, even as emergency workers continued to search for more bodies buried ... Read more...

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Heavy rains kill 93 in Brazil

April 7th, 2010 - 9:20 am ICT by IANS
Rio de Janeiro, April 7 (IANS/EFE) Over 24 hours of torrential downpours in and around Brazil's second-largest city have claimed have killed 93 people, firefighters said. Half of the fatalities were in the ... Read more...

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Better, cheaper DIY weapon against mosquitoes created

January 13th, 2010 - 5:08 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Jan 13 (ANI): Researchers at the Emory University have designed a Prokopack mosquito aspirator, which they claim is the cheapest and the most efficient way to monitor adult mosquitoes and the ... Read more...

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US primary rivalry livens former Spanish colony Guam

May 4th, 2008 - 10:24 am ICT by admin
By Gonzalo Espariz Washington, May 4 (DPA) Most US citizens do not know that the Stars and Stripes fly in Guam. Most people, in fact, do not know where to find Guam. However, ... Read more...

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