Corluka’s health woes solvable: Lokomotiv coach

September 19th, 2012 - 9:46 pm ICT by IANS
Moscow, Sep 19 (IANS/RIA Novosti) Lokomotiv Moscow coach Slaven Bilic Wednesday refuted reports that defender Vedran Corluka has chronic injuries that prevent him playing more than one match per week.The ... Read more...

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Portugal lose last friendly before the Euro 2012

June 3rd, 2012 - 3:44 pm ICT by IANS
Lisbon, June 3 (IANS) One week before their match against Germany in the Euro 2012, the Portuguese national football team lost to Turkey 1-3 in a friendly here.For the Portuguese, ... Read more...

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Macedonia arrests 20 murder suspects

May 2nd, 2012 - 8:09 am ICT by IANS
Skopje, May 2 (IANS) As many as 20 people suspected of murdering five men last month near a lake close to the capital city of Skopje have been arrested, ... Read more...

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Argentine players visit Mother House, Messi skips

September 4th, 2011 - 1:01 am ICT by IANS
Kolkata, Sep 3 (IANS) Six Argentine players including Jonas Gutierrez and Diego Mradona's son-in-law Sergio Aguero paid a visit to Mother House, global headquarters of Mother Teresa-founded Missionaries of Charity ... Read more...

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Measles outbreak in Europe: WHO

April 22nd, 2011 - 8:58 am ICT by IANS
Geneva, April 22 (IANS) The World Health Organisation (WHO) has observed measles outbreaks in many European countries and has asked health authorities to scale up immunisation measures.According to the WHO, ... Read more...

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Pakistan was world’s 8th largest asylum-seeker in 2010

April 1st, 2011 - 3:14 pm ICT by ANI
United Nations, April 1(ANI): More than 10,000 Pakistani nationals applied for asylum in 44 countries last year, making Pakistan the eighth largest asylum-seeker in industrialised nations, according to a report of the ... Read more...

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Pakistan should learn from Bangladesh to tackle graft, says daily

October 28th, 2010 - 9:34 pm ICT by IANS
Islamabad, Oct 28 (IANS) Pakistan should learn from Bangladesh on how to curb corruption as it continued to slip on the global corruption index, while Bangladesh made remarkable progress in weeding out ... Read more...

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Americans are huge TV watchers, but for Asians mobile video is a lifesaver

August 5th, 2010 - 2:17 pm ICT by ANI
New York, Aug.5 (ANI): A Nielsen study, which surveyed some 27,000 online consumers in 55 countries this March, has concluded that people in Asian countries view video on cell phones more than ... Read more...

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Greece farmers protest for subsidies

January 16th, 2010 - 5:26 pm ICT by IANS
Athens, Jan 16 (DPA) Greek farmers protesting over subsidies blocked 10 of the country's key road links Saturday. The farmers began their protest Friday, using their tractors in four blockades.The blockades were set ... Read more...

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Poland back to winning ways, Serbia end South Korea’s run

November 19th, 2009 - 4:10 am ICT by IANS
Hamburg, Nov 19 (DPA) Poland coach Franciszek Smuda got his first victory against Canada Wednesday while South Korea's 27-match unbeaten run in international football came to an end with a 1-0 defeat ... Read more...

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Former CIA detainee held for attacking German mayor

September 11th, 2009 - 9:54 pm ICT by IANS
Berlin, Sep 11 (DPA) Khaled El-Masri, a German national of Lebanese descent who was held by the CIA in Afghanistan, attacked the mayor of a southern German town Friday. Police said El-Masri, 46, ... Read more...

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Real Madrid to miss Marcelo and possibly Robben against Malaga

April 3rd, 2009 - 9:00 pm ICT by IANS
Madrid, April 3 (DPA) Real Madrid will be without Marcelo, and possibly Arjen Robben as well, in their Spanish league match away to Malaga, Saturday. The left-back Marcelo will be out of action ... Read more...

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Macedonian locality may be long lost kingdom of Pelagonia

September 25th, 2008 - 3:37 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, September 25 (ANI): Latest discoveries by archaeologists have shown a massive royal grave site in a village known as Bonce in Macedonia, one of a kind in the Balkans, which ... Read more...

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Sweden win, Poland draw in Euro 2008 tuneup matches

May 27th, 2008 - 1:53 pm ICT by admin
DPA Hamburg, May 27 (DPA) Sweden won while Poland drew in the tune-up matches of Euro 2008 finalists. The Swedes Monday night downed Slovenia 1-0 in Gothenburg from Tobias Linderoth's 41st-minute winner. Poland, ... Read more...

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Results of friendly football international results

March 27th, 2008 - 12:06 pm ICT by admin
DPA Hamburg, March 27 (DPA) Collated results of friendly football internationals involving European teams ahead of Euro 2008: Wednesday's results: Spain 1 Italy 0 Andorra 0 Latvia 3 Switzerland 0 Germany 4 Belgium 1 Morocco ... Read more...

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