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Olympic taekwondo: South Korea, Argentina win golds


August 11th, 2012 - 8:32 am ICT by IANS
London, Aug 11 (IANS) South Korea's Hwang Kyung Seon defeated Nur Tatar from Turkey to retain her Olympic title in the women's 67 kg division while Argentina's Sebastian Eduardo Crismanich ... Read more...

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Gold for France’s Decosse in women’s 70 kg judo


August 2nd, 2012 - 12:03 am ICT by IANS
London, Aug 1 (IANS/RIA Novosti) France's Lucie Decosse took the women's 70 kg judo gold at the Olympics Wednesday, beating Germany's Kerstin Thiele by waza-ari in the final.Decosse won ... Read more...

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US, South Korea hold military drill


June 22nd, 2012 - 2:29 pm ICT by IANS
Seoul, June 22 (IANS) South Korea and the US Friday staged one of their largest live-fire drill that involved fighter jets, Apache attack helicopters, armoured vehicles and around 2,000 soldiers.The ... Read more...

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Varma, Pawar lose in Korea Open Superseries qualifier


January 3rd, 2012 - 10:31 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Jan 3 (IANS) Indian shuttlers Sourabh Varma, Anand Pawar and P.V. Sindhu lost Tuesday in the qualification round of the Korean Open Superseries badminton in Seoul.Varma, who broke ... Read more...

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Harmeet, Mallika enter mixed doubles pre-quarters of World Junior TT


November 17th, 2011 - 1:16 am ICT by IANS
Manama (Bahrain), Nov 16 (IANS) It was a mixed day for India at the Volkswagen World Junior Table Tennis Championships here Wednesday with Harmeet Desai and Mallika Bhandarkar entering the ... Read more...

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Oz PM Gillard to visit Japan, S. Korea, China and UK


April 13th, 2011 - 9:23 am ICT by ANI
Canberra (Australia), Apr. 13 (ANI): Australian Prime Minister Julia Gillard will visit Japan, South Korea and China before reaching London to attend the April 29 wedding of Prince William and Katherine ... Read more...

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China grab five golds in track cycling at Asian Games


November 17th, 2010 - 9:45 pm ICT by IANS
Guangzhou, Nov 17 (IANS) Guo Shuang and Zhang Lei both grabbed gold medals, winning women and men's sprint races Wednesday to help China wrap up the track cycling events with five gold ... Read more...

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Asian Games: Indian shooters continue to disappoint


November 17th, 2010 - 9:34 pm ICT by IANS
Gunagzhou, Nov 17 (IANS) Indian shooters continued to disappoint on the fifth day of the shooting competition of the Asian Games here Wednesday.In the men's 25 metres standard pistol event, Samresh Jung ... Read more...

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Early wrinkles no sign of an early death


November 16th, 2010 - 2:24 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Nov 16 (ANI): A new research has indicated that looking old does not necessarily point to poor health.The research found that a person needed to look at least 10 years older ... Read more...

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Looking older than your age doesn’t imply poor health: Study


November 6th, 2010 - 1:20 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Nov 06 (ANI): A research has indicated that looking older does not necessarily point to poor health.The research found that a person needed to look at least 10 years older ... Read more...

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N. Korean spy detained for plotting to assassinate its official in Seoul


October 20th, 2010 - 2:13 pm ICT by ANI
Seoul, Oct 20 (ANI): A North Korean agent has been arrested for plotting to assassinate Hwang Jang-Yop, a former secretary of the North's ruling party, who died earlier this month from heart ... Read more...

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Chemical in chili peppers linked to skin cancer


September 3rd, 2010 - 1:44 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Sep 03 (ANI): A new study has linked capsaicin, a component of chili peppers, to skin cancer.Capsaicin, widely consumed worldwide in foods that contain chili peppers, is also used in topical ... Read more...

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Advani, Sethi win in time format


August 24th, 2010 - 10:40 pm ICT by IANS
Pune, Aug 24 (IANS) Pankaj Advani and Geet Sethi started afresh after their loss in the point-format with a win each in the time-format of the International Billiards and Snooker Federation (IBSF) ... Read more...

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Advani wins, Sethi falters on day 1 of World Billiards


August 20th, 2010 - 10:12 pm ICT by IANS
Pune, Aug 20 (IANS) Defending champion Pankaj Advani won both his matches while Geet Sethi suffered a double defeat on the opening day of the International Billiards and Snooker Federation (IBSF) World ... Read more...

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Now, an early labour detector to prevent premature births


July 22nd, 2010 - 5:25 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, July 22 (ANI): A team of students has designed an early-labour detector that can pick up very early signs that a woman is going into labour too soon.The find could have ... Read more...

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Green peppers, chamomile tea may protect against inflammation


July 9th, 2010 - 3:06 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, July 9 (ANI): Natural compounds, known as phytochemicals, in green peppers, chamomile tea may offer protection against inflammation, found a new study.Studies led by Agricultural Research Service (ARS) molecular biologist ... Read more...

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British teacher used hidden camera to spy on female students


April 17th, 2010 - 2:43 pm ICT by IANS
London, April 17 (IANS) A teacher in Britain has pleaded guilty to voyeurism as he had placed a camera in a bathroom air freshener to spy on female students as they took ... Read more...

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Saina lone Indian semi-finalist in Badminton Asia


April 16th, 2010 - 9:43 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, April 16 (IANS) Saina Nehwal cruised into the semi-finals of women's singles with a facile victory over Malaysian Mew Choo Wong and is now the lone Indian survivor in the ... Read more...

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South Korean delegation pays homage to their royal ancestor in Faizabad


February 28th, 2010 - 9:49 pm ICT by ANI
Faizabad, Feb 28 (ANI): A 50-member South Korean delegation recently visited the monument dedicated to Queen Heo Hwang-Ok, their royal ancestor and paid homage to her at Faizabad city of Uttar Pradesh.Artistes ... Read more...

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Brilliant Bhullar wins Asian Tour International


February 7th, 2010 - 5:59 pm ICT by IANS
Bangkok, Feb 7 (IANS) Gaganjeet Bhullar gave Indian golf a great present right at the start of the year with a brilliant course record of eight-under 64 and winning the season-opening Asian ... Read more...

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Bhullar, Muniyappa to lead Indian challenge at Bangkok


January 26th, 2010 - 8:37 pm ICT by IANS
Bangkok, Jan 26 (IANS) India's rising golfing stars Gaganjeet Bhullar and C. Muniyappa, who became the latest Indians to break through on the Asian Tour last year, will launch title challenges ... Read more...

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Kim Jong II has network of escape tunnels, says defector


December 8th, 2009 - 9:44 pm ICT by IANS
Seoul, Dec 8 (DPA) North Korean leader Kim Jong II has a secret network of escape tunnels underneath Pyongyang for times of emergency, a former senior North Korean official said. Hwang Jang Yop, ... Read more...

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How to increase safety of smoked salmon


October 25th, 2009 - 12:04 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Oct 25 (ANI): Smoking salmon at adequately high temperatures is a step in reducing the risk of Listeria monocytogenes in the fish, says a new study.Smoked salmon is produced by salting, ... Read more...

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Saina upsets Wang to win her maiden Super Series title (Lead)


June 21st, 2009 - 6:38 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, June 21 (IANS) Saina Nehwal knocked out World No. 3 Chinese Lin Wang 12-21, 21-18, 21-9 at the Indonesian Open to win her maiden Super Series badminton title, the first ... Read more...

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Saina in semi-finals of Indonesia Super Series


June 19th, 2009 - 9:40 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, June 19 (IANS) Saina Nehwal remained in hunt for her maiden Super Series title as she battled past South Korean Hye Youn Hwang 21-7, 13-21, 21-15 to advance to the ... Read more...

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Licorice ingredient may help treat cocaine addiction


February 19th, 2009 - 1:11 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Feb 19 (ANI): Researchers in Korea and Pennsylvania have claimed that an ingredient in licorice shows promise as an antidote for the toxic effects of cocaine abuse.The study has been ... Read more...

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Fed Cup: India relegated to Asia Oceania Zone Group II


February 8th, 2009 - 11:39 am ICT by IANS
Perth, Feb 7 (IANS) The Indian women's team were relegated to Asia Oceania Zone Group II in Fed Cup tennis after losing 0-3 in the play-off against Chinese Taipei here Saturday. Having lost ... Read more...

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North Korea has 100 tonnes of uranium: official


January 21st, 2009 - 4:50 pm ICT by IANS
Moscow, Jan 21 (RIA Novosti) North Korea has about 14,800 unused fuel rods, the equivalent of just over 100 tonnes of uranium, a South Korean news agency reported Tuesday."North Korea asked us ... Read more...

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Bojana to meet Sandra in ITF tennis final; Hwang-Ling win doubles


December 26th, 2008 - 9:07 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Dec 26 (IANS) Serbia's Bojana Jovanovski Friday took out top seed Masa Zec-Peskiric in a gruelling three-setter to enter the final of the $50,000 women's ITF at the Delhi ... Read more...

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Shikha shocks seventh seed Hwang in $50,000 ITF opener


December 22nd, 2008 - 6:37 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Dec 22 (IANS) Wildcard Shikha Uberoi got the measure of seventh seed I-Hsuan Hwang of Chinese Taipei in her opening match of the $50,000 women's ITF at the Delhi Lawn ... Read more...

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Now, a mobike that is powered by compressed air


August 15th, 2008 - 4:49 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, August 15 (ANI): A motorcycle that is powered by compressed air has been developed by researchers at the National Central University in Taiwan.Yu-Ta Shen and Yean-Ren Hwang, the researchers behind ... Read more...

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Indian challenge at Maekyung Open Golf ends


May 3rd, 2008 - 12:06 am ICT by admin
Seoul, May 2 (IANS) The Indian challenge at the GS Caltex Maekyung Open Golf Championship fizzled out with all four players missing the midway cut Friday. Rahil Gangjee (74, 75) missed the ... Read more...

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P. Kashyap lone Indian hope in Asian badminton


April 16th, 2008 - 11:43 pm ICT by admin
New Delhi, April 16 (IANS) Indian shuttlers came a cropper on the very first day of the Badminton Asian Championship as all of them except P.Kashyap bowed out in their first-round matches ... Read more...

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Chetan Anand to face Hiroyuki in Asian badminton


April 15th, 2008 - 6:09 pm ICT by admin
New Delhi, April 15 (IANS) National champion and Indian Open Grand Prix runners-up Chetan Anand will open his campaign against Endo Hiroyuki of Japan in the $1,25,000 Badminton Asia Championships starting Wednesday ... Read more...

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Jeev Milkha Singh and Jyoti Randhawa a stroke behind leaders


March 13th, 2008 - 8:35 pm ICT by admin
Jeju Island (South Korea), March 13 (IANS) Jeev Milkha Singh and Jyoti Randhawa were off to brilliant starts to be in a pack of ten golfers who all are a stroke behind ... Read more...

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