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‘British undercover police can have sex with suspects’


June 13th, 2012 - 8:50 pm ICT by IANS
London, June 13 (IANS) British undercover police officers can start sexual relationships with suspected criminals if it means they are more plausible, a minister said Wednesday.Home Office Minister Nick Herbert ... Read more...

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Bell part of Lions squad to face Windies


May 6th, 2012 - 4:39 pm ICT by IANS
London, May 6 (IANS/CMC) Batsman Ian Bell will beef up his preparation for the Test series against West Indies after being drafted into the England Lions squad for the injured Ben ... Read more...

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Irish cricketer Kevin disappointed at missing IPL


May 4th, 2012 - 8:01 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, May 4 (IANS) Ireland cricketer Kevin O'Brien, who holds the record for the fastest century in the World Cup, is disappointed at missing the Indian Premier League ... Read more...

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English cricket to have earliest start in 2012


November 29th, 2011 - 4:37 pm ICT by IANS
London, Nov 29 (IANS) The English county is all set to have its earliest start ever next season, with the first round of County matches scheduled to begin April 5.There ... Read more...

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Westwood wants a major in the east


October 10th, 2011 - 2:24 pm ICT by IANS
Shanghai, Oct 10 (IANS) World number two golfer Lee Westwood thinks men's golf should create a new Major in the Asia-Pacific region.The 38-year-old Englishman made the suggestion, despite being a ... Read more...

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Our aim is to win the World Test Championship: Broad


August 24th, 2011 - 9:14 pm ICT by IANS
London, Aug 24 (IANS) Stuart Broad, who performed both with bat and ball in the Test series against India, has said that his side's long-term aim is to maintain the ... Read more...

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Feels good to put doubters to bed: Broad


July 28th, 2011 - 2:44 pm ICT by IANS
Nottingham, July 28 (IANS) Fast bowler Stuart Broad admitted he doubted himself ahead of the Lord's Test but was happy to prove doubters wrong with a match haul of seven ... Read more...

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Broad not an enforcer, should create pressure: Flower


July 19th, 2011 - 5:50 pm ICT by IANS
London, July 19 (IANS) England coach Andy Flower hates to call fast bowler Stuart Broad an enforcer. Flower wants Broad to create pressure and take wickets in the four-match Test ... Read more...

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Warne feels third seamer is England’s weak spot


July 16th, 2011 - 5:36 pm ICT by IANS
London, July 16 (IANS) Australian spin legend Shane Warne feels that the third seamer will be England's weak spot in the forthcoming four-match Test series against India starting Thursday."Throw in ... Read more...

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Strauss hoping his pacers will bowl with accuracy


July 15th, 2011 - 6:58 pm ICT by IANS
London, July 15 (IANS) England captain Andrew Strauss is banking on the accuracy of his pacers to take advantage of the weaknesses, if any, of the strong Indian batting ... Read more...

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Cook makes strong case for inclusion in England ODI squad


May 2nd, 2011 - 3:21 pm ICT by ANI
London, May 2 (ANI): Opener Alastair Cook scored a magnificent 155 against Northamptonshire in the Championship two weeks ago, and has now made a strong case for his inclusion in the England ... Read more...

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Pietersen expects to be fit for England’s first Test against Sri Lanka


April 19th, 2011 - 1:08 pm ICT by ANI
London, Apr 19 (ANI): Kevin Pietersen, who is enjoying his extended break away from due to injury, expects to be fit for England's first Test of the summer against Sri Lanka.Pietersen flew ... Read more...

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Brit framer buried in unmarked grave is outlaw behind Robin Hood legend?


April 2nd, 2011 - 1:44 pm ICT by ANI
London, Apr 2 (ANI): A historian has claimed that a farmer buried in an unmarked tomb in Britain, could have been the outlaw who became the basis for the Robin Hood legend.David ... Read more...

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Fastest WC century maker eyes IPL, says he used to play like that in garden


March 3rd, 2011 - 12:59 pm ICT by ANI
Bengaluru, Mar 3 (ANI): Ireland batsman Kevin O'Brien, who scored the fastest century of the World Cup to upset England, has said that he was playing as if he was playing in ... Read more...

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Cat found sliced in two


January 13th, 2011 - 8:24 pm ICT by IANS
London, Jan 13 (IANS) The Royal Society for the Prevention of Cruelty to Animals (RSPCA) has launched an investigation after a family cat was found brutally cut in half. Only the upper ... Read more...

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1 in 3 people associates Nottingham to Robin Hood: Study


November 5th, 2010 - 4:28 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Nov 05 (ANI): A new study has revealed that one in three people associates the brand identity of Nottingham to the famous heroic outlaw in English folklore-Robin Hood.Shopping was the next ... Read more...

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‘Skilful’ Broad, the biggest threat to Australia during Ashes: Adams


October 31st, 2010 - 5:32 pm ICT by ANI
Auckland, Oct 31(ANI): Former New Zealand all-rounder Andre Adams has said that England fast bowler Stuart Broad would be the 'biggest threat' to Australia during the upcoming Ashes series.Adams, who plays for ... Read more...

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Arafat becomes second bowler to reach 100 T20-wicket milestone


July 28th, 2010 - 3:20 pm ICT by ANI
London, July 28(ANI): Pakistan all-rounder Yasir Arafat became the second bowler to take 100 Twenty20 wickets when he picked up four wickets playing for Sussex against Nottinghamshire at Trent Bridge.The other ... Read more...

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McKay, David Hussey to play English county cricket T-20


May 22nd, 2010 - 6:27 pm ICT by ANI
Sydney, May 22 (ANI): Aussies Clint McKay and David Hussey are set to play English county cricket's Twenty20 tournament.McKay has signed for Yorkshire with Hussey joining Nottinghamshire as the team's captain in ... Read more...

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Actor, 8, settles Robin Hood ‘from Nottinghamshire or Yorkshire’ feud!


May 13th, 2010 - 4:43 pm ICT by ANI
London, May 13 (ANI): Nottinghamshire and Yorkshire both claim to being home of the legend of Sherwood Forest, but the actor who plays a young Robin in the upcoming film has declared ... Read more...

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Asif’s Nottinghamshire dream falls apart as PCB denies permission


April 21st, 2010 - 5:30 pm ICT by ANI
Islamabad, Apr.21 (ANI): The Pakistan Cricket Board (PCB) has denied giving a nod to controversial fast bowler Mohammed Asif to play for English county team Nottinghamshire this summer.Asif was due to sign ... Read more...

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England cricket board looking to set up IPL-style Twenty20 tournament


April 13th, 2010 - 6:19 pm ICT by ANI
London, Apr 13(ANI): The England and Wales Cricket Board (ECB) is reportedly setting up a working party to examine the structure of county cricket in England, and explore the prospect of an ... Read more...

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UK’s Labour candidate posed topless for photo shoot as a teenager


March 29th, 2010 - 6:42 pm ICT by ANI
London, Mar 29 (ANI): It has emerged that one of UK's Labour party's most glamorous candidate had posed topless for a photo shoot as a teenager.Gloria De Piero, a former ... Read more...

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Choice to quit first class cricket and play IPL, a ‘no brainer’: Nannes


March 7th, 2010 - 3:18 pm ICT by ANI
Melbourne, Mar.7 (ANI): In the next 40 days, Dirk Nannes will make three to four times his annual Cricket Victoria salary, which this summer totalled well under 100,000 dollars.He wished nothing but ... Read more...

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Brown’s ‘Brown Sugars’ up against Cameron’s ‘Cuties’ in UK polls


March 1st, 2010 - 5:52 pm ICT by ANI
London, Mar 01 (ANI): British Prime Minister Gordon Brown had girls tagged 'Brown Sugars' to campaign for him when he stood for rector of Edinburgh University in 1972. Now, he has ... Read more...

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Cheryl Cole fan evicted from Mansfield flat over loud music


February 26th, 2010 - 4:59 pm ICT by ANI
London, Feb 26 (ANI): A man, who is a fan of Girls Aloud member Cheryl Cole, was ordered to move out of his house for playing songs loudly on his stereo until ... Read more...

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KP almost gave up cricket for surfing, says Notts coach Rice


November 16th, 2009 - 2:25 pm ICT by ANI
London, Nov.16 (ANI): Former South African cricketer Clive Rice has claimed that England's best batsman Kevin Pietersen almost gave up playing cricket for surfing.Rice claims he more than anyone persuaded KP to ... Read more...

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Hoggard confident of another four years at the top


October 20th, 2009 - 5:16 pm ICT by ANI
London, Oct 20(ANI): Sidelined England fast bowler Matthew Hoggard reckons that he still has four years as a top class bowler in him.The 32-year-old, who is a target of a host of ... Read more...

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Broad not keen on taking Flintoff’s place in Test team


September 8th, 2009 - 5:08 pm ICT by ANI
London, Sep 8 (ANI): England's Ashes hero Stuart Broad doesn't want to replicate all rounder Andrew Flintoff in his life and is not even that keen on taking Flintoff's place at No.7 ... Read more...

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England’s Ashes winners set for lucrative advert deals


August 24th, 2009 - 2:41 pm ICT by ANI
London, Aug.24 (ANI): England's Ashes-winning cricketers are now hot commercial properties.According to John Taylor, chairman of Sports Impact, a leading consultancy, "Brands want to be associated with winners and the whole country ... Read more...

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Cockerel called ‘ladykiller’ after exhaustion from satisfying libido kills its mate


July 9th, 2009 - 5:05 pm ICT by ANI
London, July 9 (ANI): A cockerel named Elvis has come to be known as a "ladykiller" after his hen's death from exhaustion, which believably was a result of her inability to keep ... Read more...

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Ex-England cricketer jailed for drug smuggling


May 20th, 2009 - 10:00 pm ICT by IANS
London, May 20 (IANS) Former England Test cricketer Chris Lewis was Wednesday jailed for 13 years for smuggling more than 140,000 pounds worth of cocaine into Britain. The fast bowler was caught at ... Read more...

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Broad eyes Ashes glory


May 12th, 2009 - 1:51 pm ICT by ANI
London, May 12 (ANI): England fast bowler Stuard Broad aims to join James Anderson and fire England to Ashes glory this summer.Pace ace Broad is determined to make the most of ... Read more...

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Broad named England’s most valuable player


April 8th, 2009 - 8:55 pm ICT by IANS
London, April 8 (IANS) Stuart Broad, who took 64 wickets and scored 464 runs this season, has pipped Kevin Pietersen as England's most valuable player. The Nottinghamshire all-rounder had 388 points, eight more ... Read more...

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Tendulkar, Karthik withdrawn from Twenty20 show game


February 27th, 2009 - 1:19 pm ICT by IANS
Wellington, Feb 27 (IANS) Star batsman Sachin Tendulkar and wicketkeeper Dinesh Karthik have been withdrawn from an exhibition Twenty20 match by the Indian team management as New Zealander Hamish Marshall, who plays ... Read more...

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