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Olympic boxing: Lightweight Lomachenko wins gold for Ukraine

August 12th, 2012 - 9:52 pm ICT by IANS
London, Aug 12 (IANS/RIA Novosti) Ukrainian boxer Vasyl Lomachenko outclassed his South Korean opponent Han Soonchul in the Olympic final of the men's lightweight (60 kg) category to take the ... Read more...

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President’s Cup Boxing: Kanwar Preet enter semis, Vikas exits

May 4th, 2012 - 10:01 pm ICT by IANS
Almaty (Kazakhstan), May 4 (IANS) Indian boxer Vikas Krishan (69kg) made a surprise exit from the President's Cup in Kazakhstan here Friday while his compatriot Kanwar Preet Singh (+91kg) entered ... Read more...

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Boxer Vijender qualifies for London Olympics

April 8th, 2012 - 6:20 pm ICT by IANS
Astana (Kazakhstan), April 8 (IANS) Indian boxer Vijender Singh qualified for the 2012 London Olympics by advancing to the semi-finals of 75 kgs weight category at the Asian Olympic qualifying ... Read more...

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World Boxing meet: Manoj, Devendro lose in quarters

October 5th, 2011 - 8:02 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Oct 5 (IANS) Manoj Kumar (64 kg) and Devendro Singh (49 kg) lost their quarterfinal bouts to bow out of the World Boxing Championships in Baku, Azerbaijan, Wednesday.Manoj ... Read more...

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Host IPL, save civilisation, say British media

March 23rd, 2009 - 8:53 pm ICT by IANS
London, March 23 (IANS) The British media Monday cited the history of India-Britain relations to urge England to host the Indian Premier League (IPL). "It is no hyperbole to say that a threat ... Read more...

Posted in Business |

How to avoid computer-induced arm pain

March 4th, 2009 - 12:24 pm ICT by IANS
Cologne (Germany), March 4 (DPA) Repetitive strain is a creeping threat for any 21st century computer user. Steady mouse clicking may seem innocent, but many computer users find that pain starts in ... Read more...

Posted in Health Science |

German experts to advise Egypt on securing Gaza border

January 14th, 2009 - 9:13 am ICT by IANS
Berlin, Jan 14 (DPA) Technical experts from Germany's federal police and interior ministry are to travel to Egypt in the coming days to help Egypt secure its border with the Gaza Strip, ... Read more...

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Phelps - a subject of scrutiny and an object of envy

August 17th, 2008 - 7:07 pm ICT by IANS
By V. Krishnaswamy Beijing, Aug 17 (IANS) Michael Phelps has a 'wingspan' of only 208 centimetres. But when he gets into the pool and cuts through the water, it may as well be ... Read more...

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Asians who immigrate to America before age 25 have poorer mental health

July 15th, 2008 - 11:23 am ICT by ANI
Washington, July 15 (ANI): Here''s some news for Asians leaving their countries for US shores: Those who go to the United States before they reached the age of 25 are more ... Read more...

Posted in South Asia |