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Narrow escape for school children


August 19th, 2012 - 4:44 pm ICT by IANS
Gurgaon, Aug 19 (IANS) Several students, including foreigners, of an international school had a narrow escape here Sunday when their hostel room caught fire, an official said.The fire was reported ... Read more...

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Olympic handball: Spain slogs to dramatic bronze


August 12th, 2012 - 2:48 am ICT by IANS
London, Aug 12 (IANS/RIA Novosti) Spain beat South Korea 31-29 in a captivating Olympic women's handball bronze medal match Saturday that needed a second overtime to decide a winner.Nely Alberto ... Read more...

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Olympic hockey: India to play only for pride against Korea (Preview)


August 4th, 2012 - 6:10 pm ICT by IANS
London, Aug 4 (IANS) The Indian hockey team will be hoping for a win against Asian rivals South Korea in the London Olympics Sunday, following three straight defeats which have ... Read more...

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Olympic volleyball: Brazil stunned, US unscarred


August 2nd, 2012 - 5:32 pm ICT by IANS
London, Aug 2 (IANS) Defending champions Brazil were stunned by South Korea in straight sets, while another title favourite United States stayed unbeaten in the women's volleyball tournament of the ... Read more...

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Olympic hockey: India take on New Zealand in pressure game (Preview)


July 31st, 2012 - 2:28 pm ICT by IANS
London, July 31 (IANS) India take on New Zealand Wednesday in what would be a key game for both teams if they hope to remain on course in the men's ... Read more...

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Swiss footballer expelled from Olympics for racism


July 31st, 2012 - 1:37 am ICT by IANS
London, July 31 (IANS/RIA Novosti) Swiss footballer Michel Morganalla has been sent home Monday from the Olympics by his country's officials following a racist tweet.A message posted Sunday on Morganella's ... Read more...

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South Korea win 7th straight Olympic archery gold


July 30th, 2012 - 12:59 am ICT by IANS
London, July 29 (IANS/RIA Novosti) South Korea won its seventh consecutive Olympic gold medal in the women's team archery competition Sunday, beating China in a rainy final.Ki Bo-Bae shot the ... Read more...

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Italy beat US to take first Olympic archery gold


July 29th, 2012 - 1:18 am ICT by IANS
London, July 28 (IANS/RIA Novosti) Italy took their first medal of the London Olympics Saturday, beating the US 219-218 in a nail-biting men's archery final at the Lord's cricket stadium.On ... Read more...

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Azlan Shah: India bounce back to beat South Korea 2-1


May 25th, 2012 - 9:35 pm ICT by IANS
Ipoh (Malaysia), May 25 (IANS) Five-time champions India bounced back from an opening match defeat to beat South Korea 2-1 with a last-minute strike from S.K. Uthappa in a closely ... Read more...

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I don’t want to return empty-handed from London: Deepika Kumari


May 9th, 2012 - 10:45 pm ICT by IANS
Kolkata, May 9 (IANS) After her first World Cup individual recurve gold medal, female archer Deepika Kumari is now focusing more on shooting ahead of the London Olympics next month."I ... Read more...

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Indian girls slip on last day at Queen Sirikit Cup


April 28th, 2012 - 9:40 pm ICT by IANS
Singapore, April 28 (IANS) India slipped down on the final day of the Queen Sirikit Cup golf here Saturday as all three players succumbed under pressure.Gurbani Singh was the lone ... Read more...

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3.2 mn Indians are third-largest growing Asian group in US


March 22nd, 2012 - 9:57 am ICT by IANS
Washington, March 22 (IANS) Asians are the fastest growing race group in the United States with Indians (3.2 million) making up the third largest Asian group after the Chinese (four ... Read more...

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South Korea, US launch joint military exercise


February 27th, 2012 - 1:31 pm ICT by IANS
Seoul, Feb 27 (IANS) South Korean and US forces launched their annual military exercise Monday despite a warning by North Korea that it is "ready to fight a war".Exercise "Key ... Read more...

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Smriti lies 42nd at Thailand Ladies Open golf


February 8th, 2012 - 7:58 pm ICT by IANS
Bangkok, Feb 8 (IANS) Smriti Mehra had a difficult time on the second nine as she finished with a two-over 74 in the opening round of the Thailand Ladies Open ... Read more...

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India assured of maiden team bronze in World Junior TT


November 14th, 2011 - 8:11 pm ICT by IANS
Manama (Bahrain), Nov 14 (IANS) India were assured of their first ever medal in the team event of the World Junior Table Tennis Championships when they beat fancied South Korea ... Read more...

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Saving world through cinema, Korean style


November 5th, 2011 - 1:46 pm ICT by IANS
Mumbai, Nov 5 (IANS) In the film "A Barefoot Dream", a failed Korean businessman trains a children's soccer team in strife- torn East Timor and helps the nation heal. ... Read more...

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India beat South Korea 5-3 in Asian Champions hockey


September 6th, 2011 - 6:09 pm ICT by IANS
Ordos (China), Sep 6 (IANS) India beat South Korea 5-3 to move to the top of the league table in the inaugural Men's Champions Trophy here Tuesday.The goal scorers for ... Read more...

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Japan hold India to 1-1 draw in Asian Champions hockey


September 4th, 2011 - 8:59 pm ICT by IANS
Ordos (China), Sep 4 (IANS) A last minute equaliser by Japan denied India their second straight win at the inaugural Asian Men's Champions here Sunday.Striker Gurvinder Singh Chandi put India ... Read more...

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Indian women’s archery team qualifies for Olympics (Lead)


July 6th, 2011 - 9:46 pm ICT by IANS
Kolkata, July 6 (IANS) Indian women archers created history in Turin, the venue of the ongoing world championship, with Laishram Bombayla Devi, Deepika Kumari and Chekrovolu Swuro booking three Olympic ... Read more...

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World Cup archery: Indian women in bronze medal play-off


June 10th, 2011 - 8:57 pm ICT by IANS
Kolkata, June 10 (IANS) The Indian women's recurve team moved into the bronze medal play-off against Ukraine after losing to the US in the semifinals in a tie-breaker of the ... Read more...

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Archery World Cup Stage II: Deepika Kumari lifts Indian team to 2nd place


June 8th, 2011 - 11:19 pm ICT by IANS
Kolkata, June 8 (IANS) India's Deepika Kumari came up with an impressive performance to finish fourth overall (1,354 points) behind three Koreans on the opening day of the World Cup ... Read more...

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Azlan Shah Cup: India squander two-goal lead, lose to Korea 2-3


May 5th, 2011 - 9:19 pm ICT by IANS
Ipoh (Malaysia), May 5 (IANS) India frittered away a two-goal advantage to lose their opening game in the Azlan Shah Cup hockey tournament 2-3 against South Korea here Thursday.In the ... Read more...

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Best-ever showing by Gauri Monga and Indian team at Queen Sirikit golf


March 11th, 2011 - 6:44 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, March 11 (IANS) Filipina Dottie Ardina upstaged Korean favourite and defending champion Hyo Joo Kim to bag top honours, while India's Gauri Monga had the local fans spellbound ... Read more...

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North Korea proposes unconditional dialogue with South Korea


January 6th, 2011 - 6:37 pm ICT by ANI
Pyongyang (North Korea), Jan 6(ANI): North Korea has reportedly proposed unconditional dialogue with South Korea as soon as possible.According to Xinhua news agency, the North Korean government issued a statement on ... Read more...

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Some sports brought India unexpected glory in 2010


December 29th, 2010 - 6:53 pm ICT by IANS
By Bharat Sharma New Delhi, Dec 29 (IANS) As India recorded its best haul at the Commonwealth Games and the Asian Games this year, sports like gymnastics, rowing, wushu and roller sports brought ... Read more...

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Beauty with brains: Brit student wins World Miss University title


December 18th, 2010 - 3:19 pm ICT by ANI
London, Dec 18 (ANI): A British student, who is an honours graduate, a champion kick-boxer, a model, an actress, and an aid worker, has become the first in UK to win the ... Read more...

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Asian Games hockey: India win bronze; Pakistan gold, Olympics berth (Lead)


November 25th, 2010 - 7:50 pm ICT by IANS
Guangzhou, Nov 25 (IANS) The Indian men's hockey team defeated four-time champions South Korea 1-0 to finish with a bronze at the Asian Games here Thursday.Pakistan won the gold with a convincing ... Read more...

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South Korean woman gets driver’s licence on 960th try


September 4th, 2010 - 7:46 pm ICT by IANS
Seoul, Sep 4 (IANS) A 69-year-old South Korean woman took the driver's test a record 960th times before she finally got her licence, a media report said. Cha Sa-soon lives alone in the ... Read more...

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Japan apologizes for its colonial rule of Korea


August 10th, 2010 - 12:20 pm ICT by IANS
Tokyo, Aug 10 (DPA) Japanese Prime Minister Naoto Kan apologized Tuesday to South Korea for his nation's colonial rule of Korea ahead of the 100th anniversary of the annexation of the Korean ... Read more...

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Indian men 3rd, women 6th in archery World Cup qualifiers


August 6th, 2010 - 12:07 am ICT by IANS
Kolkata, Aug 5 (IANS) The Indian men's team finished third in the qualifying round of the archery World Cup Stage III at Ogden, US, while the women finished sixth, according to information ... Read more...

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Justin Bieber Rumors Still A Hot Search


July 8th, 2010 - 7:46 pm ICT by GD
By Gina Gomez July 8, (THAINDIAN NEWS) A rumor again. Will there ever be an end to the long line of rumors that surround this youth star from Canada? Probably not. All of ... Read more...

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Can South Korea recapture 2002 magic? (Group B team profile)


May 27th, 2010 - 5:56 pm ICT by IANS
Seoul, June 27 (DPA) South Korea were the toast of the 2002 World Cup as co-hosts reaching the semi-finals and finishing fourth overall. The Asian powerhouse is now out to recapture that ... Read more...

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India beat Korea 3-2 in Azlan Shah Cup hockey


May 9th, 2010 - 7:09 pm ICT by IANS
Ipoh (Malaysia), May 9 (IANS) India managed to keep a rampaging South Korea at bay and emerged 3-2 winners in their third match of the Sultan Azlan Shah Cup hockey here Sunday. Defending ... 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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India finish eighth, Spain fifth in Hockey World Cup (Round up)


March 13th, 2010 - 12:28 am ICT by IANS
By Avishek Roy New Delhi, March 12 (IANS) India went down 2-4 to Argentina to finish eighth while Spain took the fifth place getting past Korea 2-0 in classification matches of the Hockey ... Read more...

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