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Jamaican sprinter appeals for help for junior athletes


September 10th, 2012 - 2:54 pm ICT by IANS
Kingston (Jamaica), Sep 10 (IANS/CMC) Two-time Olympic 100 metre champion Shelly-Ann Fraser-Pryce has called on the Jamaican government to provide more support, especially for the country's junior athletes.Fraser-Pryce, also Olympic 200 ... Read more...

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Jamaican trio wins but Fraser-Pryce beaten again


August 27th, 2012 - 2:45 pm ICT by IANS
Birmingham, Aug 27 (IANS/CMC) Jamaican runners Nickel Ashmeade, Rosemarie Whyte and Kaliese Spencer took victories but compatriot Shelly-Ann Fraser-Pryce played second fiddle again to American Carmelita Jeter at the Birmingham Grand ... Read more...

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Sprint legend Quarrie says team support boosted Jamaica


August 22nd, 2012 - 2:16 pm ICT by IANS
Kingston (Jamaica), Aug 22 (IANS/CMC) Legendary Jamaican sprinter Donald Quarrie says team support played a significant part in his country's record medal haul at the London Olympics.Quarrie, regarded as one of ... Read more...

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Jamaica defends its anti-doping programme


August 18th, 2012 - 2:41 pm ICT by IANS
Kingston (Jamaica), Aug 18 (IANS/CMC) The Jamaica Anti Doping Commission (JADCO) has rejected claims by the former chief of the world anti doping agency (WADA), Dick Pound who suggested that the ... Read more...

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Pound’s drug remark about Jamaican athletes rubbished


August 15th, 2012 - 12:54 pm ICT by IANS
Kingston (Jamaica), Aug 15 (IANS/CMC) Jamaica Anti-Doping Commission (JADCo) has rubbished a claim by International Olympic Committee (IOC) member Dick Pound that it is difficult to test Jamaican athletes because they ... Read more...

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Campbell-Brown eyes Rio 2016 despite London disappointment


August 14th, 2012 - 1:03 pm ICT by IANS
London, Aug 14 (IANS/CMC) Jamaica's Veronica Campbell-Brown says she is eyeing a fifth consecutive Olympics despite her disappointing outing at the London Games.The marquee sprinter captured bronze in the 100 metres ... Read more...

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Olympic athletics: Deserved triumph for Merritt on good night for US (Roundup)


August 9th, 2012 - 12:32 pm ICT by IANS
London, Aug 9 (IANS) Aries Merritt ran a personal best of 12.92 to win the 110 metres hurdles gold at the Olympic Games athletics competition here Wednesday night. It is ... Read more...

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Olympic athletics: Felix finally takes 200 metres gold


August 9th, 2012 - 7:59 am ICT by IANS
London, Aug 9 (IANS) Having faced disappointment of not being able to win a gold medal on two previous occasions, Allyson Felix made sure this time it should be different ... Read more...

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Olympic athletics: Felix wins 200m gold


August 9th, 2012 - 3:38 am ICT by IANS
London, Aug 9 (IANS/RIA Novosti) America's Allyson Felix won Olympic gold in the 200 metres sprint Wednesday.Felix, the Beijing silver medalist, clocked 21.88 for gold, holding off 100 metres champion ... Read more...

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Olympics: US takes on the Caribbean in women’s 200m final


August 8th, 2012 - 3:36 pm ICT by IANS
London, Aug 8 (IANS/CMC) Two-time defending champion Veronica Campbell-Brown leads three Caribbean women against three Americans in Wednesday's 200m final here at the London 2012 Olympic Games.Campbell-Brown, who won in Athens ... Read more...

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Olympics: Francis tips Fraser-Pryce for sprint double


August 6th, 2012 - 3:28 pm ICT by IANS
London, Aug 6 (IANS/CMC) Stephen Francis, coach of the women's Olympic 100 metres champion Shelly-Ann Fraser-Pryce, says Saturday's triumph has given her momentum and he has now tipped the Jamaican to ... Read more...

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Samuels puts West Indies on course for victory


August 5th, 2012 - 5:04 pm ICT by IANS
London, Aug 5 (IANS/CMC) Marlon Samuels defied a dropped chance and the "distraction" of the Olympics women's 100 metres final being shown at the ground to score a pivotal 52 that ... Read more...

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Olympics: Pryce retains 100m crown to make history (Lead)


August 5th, 2012 - 3:38 pm ICT by IANS
London, Aug 5 (IANS/CMC) Jamaican Shelly-Ann Fraser-Pryce handed the Caribbean its first success of the London Games and became the first woman in 16 years to defend an Olympics 100 metres ... Read more...

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Olympics athletics: Fraser-Pryce wins women’s 100m gold


August 5th, 2012 - 4:25 am ICT by IANS
London, Aug 5 (IANS/CMC) Jamaican Shelly-Ann Fraser-Pryce handed the Caribbean its first gold medal of the London Olympics when she stormed to victory in the women's 100 metres here Saturday night.Running ... Read more...

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Olympics: Fraser-Pryce upbeat ahead of 100-m semis


August 4th, 2012 - 4:35 pm ICT by IANS
London, Aug 4 (IANS/CMC) Reigning Olympic champion Shelly-Ann Fraser-Pryce says she is very confident moving into the semifinals of the women's 100 metres here Saturday.The 25-year-old will line up in the ... Read more...

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Olympics: Veronica says it will be tough to retain 200m crown


August 2nd, 2012 - 2:36 pm ICT by IANS
London, Aug 2 (IANS/CMC) Reigning Olympic 200 metres queen Veronica Campbell-Brown has conceded it will be difficult to defend her crown at the London Olympics.The 30-year-old has not been enjoying the ... Read more...

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Powell among athletes yet to join Jamaican Olympic squad


July 23rd, 2012 - 2:51 pm ICT by IANS
Birmingham (England), July 23 (IANS/CMC) Days before the end of its pre-Olympics training camp here at the University of Birmingham, sprinter Asafa Powell, along with two reigning Olympic champions, Shelly-Ann ... Read more...

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James gets Olympic warm-up win, Fraser-Pryce loses


July 15th, 2012 - 7:08 pm ICT by IANS
London, July 15 (IANS/CMC) World champion Kirani James warmed up for his first assault on an Olympic medal with a victory in the men's 400 metres but Jamaican Shelly-Ann Fraser-Pryce ... Read more...

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Blake stuns Bolt for second time to win 200m


July 2nd, 2012 - 6:07 pm ICT by IANS
Kingston (Jamaica), July 2 (IANS/CMC) Yohan Blake shocked Usain Bolt for the second time in three days, producing another sizzling run to whip the World and Olympic champion in the 200 ... Read more...

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Fraser-Pryce sends warning, Blake sizzles in New York


June 10th, 2012 - 3:16 pm ICT by IANS
New York, June 10 (IANS/CMC) Jamaican Shelly-Ann Fraser-Pryce sent a strong reminder of her credentials as she clocked a season-best to win the 100 metres at the Adidas Grand Prix, the ... Read more...

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Bolt answers critics with world-leading time


June 1st, 2012 - 5:15 pm ICT by IANS
Rome, June 1 (IANS/CMC) Reigning Olympic double sprint champion Usain Bolt silenced his detractors, storming to a world-leading 9.76 seconds to win the 100 metres at the Rome Diamond League here.Questions ... Read more...

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Powell edged out but Walker posts world-leading time


May 12th, 2012 - 5:24 pm ICT by IANS
Doha, May 12 (IANS/CMC) Jamaican sprinter Asafa Powell blamed jet lag for his loss to resurgent American star Justin Gatlin after he conceded an early-race lead to finish second in the ... Read more...

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British energy minister resigns


February 4th, 2012 - 12:27 am ICT by IANS
London, Feb 3 (IANS) British Energy Minister Chris Huhne resigned Friday, Xinhua reported.Police said they would prosecute him for allegedly perverting the course of justice in relation to driving ... Read more...

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Hairstylist reveals Kate’s wedding ‘hair do’ secrets


May 1st, 2011 - 1:58 pm ICT by ANI
London, May 1 (ANI): The secrets behind the enchanting hairstyle sported by royal bride Kate that wowed the world have been revealed by the hairdresser himself, who said he had to fight ... Read more...

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Kate Middleton to have six hair stylists on wedding day


April 4th, 2011 - 4:30 pm ICT by ANI
New York, Apr 4 (ANI): Kate Middleton will have six hair stylists on hand on the day she gets married to Prince William.According to the Mail on Sunday, Richard Ward and ... Read more...

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‘Mad Men’ Season 4 Episode 12 Review: Not Blowing Spoke At All!


November 25th, 2010 - 7:31 pm ICT by Sampurn Wire
Titled ‘Blowing Smoke’, the Sunday episode saw almost half of the people at the Sterling Cooper Draper Pryce firm embrace themselves with the bad news. Also, Trudy and Pete are shown ... Read more...

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Review Of ‘Mad Men’


October 12th, 2010 - 8:14 pm ICT by Sampurn Wire
October 12, 2010 (Sampurn Wire): This  was perhaps one of the saddest episodes of ‘Mad Men’ in the entire season. SCDP is a sinking ship and the partners can do nothing ... Read more...

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‘Mad Men’ Comes Up With An Exciting Episode


October 8th, 2010 - 12:37 pm ICT by Sampurn Wire
October 8, 2010 (Sampurn Wire): Anyone who saw the last episode of 'Mad Men' will agree that it was the most exciting episode of the season. Usually, the TV drama series ... Read more...

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“Mad Men” Star Christina Hendricks Speaks About Her Role


August 9th, 2010 - 7:55 pm ICT by GD
By Ranjan Bhaduri Aug 9, (THAINDIAN NEWS) The much anticipated season 4 of AMC's "Mad Men" kicked off last month and since then it has gathered good reviews and appreciation from its viewers ... Read more...

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“Mad Men” Season 4 Finally Premieres On AMC


July 26th, 2010 - 7:28 pm ICT by GD
By Gina Gomez July 26, (THAINDIAN NEWS) The long wait of all the ardent followers of dramatic television series "Mad Men" finally came to an end last night when the fourth season of ... Read more...

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UK Energy Secretary’s wife’s ’shock’ at his affair with bisexual woman


June 30th, 2010 - 12:42 pm ICT by ANI
London, June 30 (ANI): The betrayed wife of British Energy Secretary Chris Huhne has filed a divorce petition on the grounds of his 'admitted adultery' and revealed her 'tremendous shock' on discovering ... Read more...

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“Mad Men” And Their Sassiest Conquests On A Whole New Season 3


August 17th, 2009 - 5:59 pm ICT by GD
After a hiatus of 6-7 months comes the 3rd season of "Mad Men". The season begins with the episode "Out Of Town". The issues here predominantly are Identity crisis, deceit, culture war ... Read more...

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Another ghostly image caught on camera at Tantallon Castle emerges


April 3rd, 2009 - 6:00 pm ICT by ANI
London, Apr 3 (ANI): A second photograph showing a ghostly figure at Tantallon Castle has emerged three decades after it was taken.A recent photograph was voted as the most convincing ghost snap, ... Read more...

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