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Russian football chief resigns after Euro failure


June 26th, 2012 - 8:51 am ICT by IANS
Moscow, June 26 (IANS/RIA Novosti) The Russian Football Union head stepped down from his post Monday while apologising to fans for the national team's group stage exit at Euro 2012.Sergei ... Read more...

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Four killed in Karachi violence


June 5th, 2012 - 4:19 pm ICT by IANS
Islamabad, June 5 (IANS) At least four people were killed and seven injured as the firing and target killing continued in Pakistan's port city of Karachi Tuesday, Online news agency ... Read more...

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Ivory poachers shot dead in Kenya


April 22nd, 2012 - 9:57 am ICT by IANS
Nairobi, April 22 (IANS) Wildlife rangers have shot dead five suspected ivory poachers in a gun battle in Kenya, BBC reported.Two rangers were hurt during the gun battle in West ... Read more...

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Rhino poaching continues unabated in South Africa


March 3rd, 2012 - 12:55 am ICT by IANS
Cape Town, March 2 (IANS) Despite an intensified crackdown, rhino poaching continued unabated in South Africa, authorities said Friday.In the latest attack, a rhino was killed and two others were ... Read more...

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12 injured in Pakistan varsity clash


February 27th, 2012 - 9:56 pm ICT by IANS
Islamabad, Feb 27 (IANS) At least 12 students were injured when two rival groups clashed at a university in the Pakistani port city of Karachi Monday, the Geo News reported.The ... Read more...

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Josh Hamilton meets doctors after apologizing for his alcohol addiction


February 8th, 2012 - 11:43 pm ICT by Aishwarya Bhatt
Fort Worth, Texas, Feb 8 (THAINDIAN NEWS) Rangers player Josh Hamilton has met with doctors almost a week after he publicly apologized for alcohol addiction. Reports say Hamilton met with the doctors ... Read more...

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Everton sign Croat striker Nikica Jelavic


February 1st, 2012 - 4:40 pm ICT by IANS
London, Feb 1 (IANS) Croatian striker Nikica Jelavic has signed a four-and-a-half-year-deal with English football side Everton, the club confirmed.Jelavic moved from Scottish side Rangers where he scored 36 goals ... Read more...

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Indians not good enough for European clubs: AIFF technical director


December 4th, 2011 - 8:51 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Dec 4 (IANS) Indian football's technical director Robert Bann feels that strikers Sunil Chettri and Jeje Lalpeklua, who are fresh from trials with Scottish giants Rangers, are not ... Read more...

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India, Pakistan border guards exchange Diwali sweets


October 26th, 2011 - 6:06 pm ICT by IANS
Amritsar, Oct 26 (IANS) Indian and Pakistani border guards Wednesday exchanged sweets at the Attari-Wagah border post near here to mark Diwali, which is also celebrated by Hindus in Pakistan.Border ... Read more...

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PCB out to prove it can provide fool-proof security


September 27th, 2011 - 7:49 pm ICT by IANS
Karachi, Sep 27 (IANS) The Pakistan Cricket Board (PCB) is out to tell the international cricket community that it could provide fool-proof security to any team playing in this ... Read more...

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Pakistan Army ready to restore peace in Karachi: Kayani


August 21st, 2011 - 5:44 pm ICT by IANS
Islamabad, Aug 21 (IANS) Pakistani Army chief General Ashfaq Parvez Kayani has said the army was prepared to bring a halt to the spiralling violence in Karachi if asked by ... Read more...

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Pakistani soldier sentenced to death for killing unarmed young man


August 13th, 2011 - 1:35 am ICT by BNO News
KARACHI (BNO NEWS) -- A Pakistani anti-terrorism court on Friday sentenced to death a soldier who shot dead an unarmed teenager in the southern city of Karachi in early June, the Express ... Read more...

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Karachi youth killing: Court sentences one to death


August 12th, 2011 - 8:11 pm ICT by IANS
Islamabad, Aug 12 (IANS) An anti-terrorism court in Pakistan's port city of Karachi Friday sentenced to death a paramilitary trooper accused in the killing of an unarmed youth. Six others ... Read more...

Posted in South Asia |

Search still on for hikers who went missing in Vernal Falls


July 20th, 2011 - 11:50 pm ICT by Aishwarya Bhatt
Yosemite, July 20 (THAINDIAN NEWS) Rangers are still searching for the three unfortunate hikers who went missing in the Vernal Falls. Numerous search parties are combing the area for clues and they ... Read more...

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Woman killed, eaten by lion in Kenya reserve


July 20th, 2011 - 3:17 pm ICT by IANS
London, July 20 (IANS) A woman has been killed and eaten by a lion in her home after it escaped from a reserve in Kenya, a media report said.Officials, who ... Read more...

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Stand by Pakistan’s security forces: Malik tells countrymen


June 17th, 2011 - 12:43 pm ICT by IANS
Islamabad, June 17 (IANS) Pakistan's Interior Minister Rehman Malik has urged the people not to criticise the military, and to stand by the country's security forces."Blaming the security agencies without ... Read more...

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Pakistani man shot dead for stealing


June 9th, 2011 - 12:26 pm ICT by IANS
Islamabad, June 9 (IANS) A man was shot dead by Pakistani security personnel after he was allegedly caught snatching cash and valuables from visitors to a park in Karachi, a ... Read more...

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Five killed in Pakistan helicopter crash (Lead)


June 1st, 2011 - 7:51 pm ICT by IANS
Islamabad, June 1 (IANS) Five people, including a top officer of paramilitary Punjab Rangers, were killed as a helicopter crashed into the Indus river in central Pakistan Wednesday morning, a ... Read more...

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Three feared dead in Pakistan helicopter crash


June 1st, 2011 - 5:03 pm ICT by IANS
Islamabad, June 1 (IANS) Three people, including a top officer of paramilitary Punjab Rangers, were feared killed as a helicopter crashed into the Indus river in central Pakistan Wednesday morning, ... Read more...

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Chinese among hostages at Karachi navy base


May 23rd, 2011 - 1:16 pm ICT by IANS
Islamabad, May 23 (IANS) Chinese military personnel are among the hostages taken by terrorists who stormed a Pakistani naval facility here, a media report said Monday.BBC reported that the ... Read more...

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Valencia can be key in reviving Man U’s treble bid


March 11th, 2011 - 5:06 pm ICT by ANI
London, Mar 11 (ANI): Manchester United boss Alex Ferguson has said that he cannot wait to have Antonio Valencia back to lift the club's Treble bid.The Ecuadorian winger broke an ... Read more...

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Gascoigne regrets turning down Fergie’s Man U offer earlier in his career


March 9th, 2011 - 3:16 pm ICT by ANI
London, Mar 9 (ANI): Troubled football star Paul Gascoigne, who had turned down Manchester United earlier in his career, has revealed that he pleaded in vain with Sir Alex Ferguson to ... Read more...

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Matthew Morrison, Olivia Munn spotted kissing at Rangers game


February 22nd, 2011 - 5:39 pm ICT by ANI
New York, Feb 22 (ANI): It looks like love is in the air for Matthew Morrison and Olivia Munn - the two were spotted kissing and holding hands recently.The leading heartthrob on ... Read more...

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Maoists , poachers behind decrease in tiger numbers in Jharkhand : Forest officials


February 16th, 2011 - 7:14 pm ICT by ANI
Palamu , Feb 16 (ANI) : The decline in number of tigers at the Palamu Tiger Reserve in Jharkhand is due to the presence of poachers and Maoists in the area, according ... Read more...

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Boy accuses all-girls scout group of sexual bias


February 12th, 2011 - 10:44 pm ICT by IANS
London, Feb 12 (IANS) A teenaged boy in Britain has accused an all-girls scout group of sexual discrimination for not allowing him to attend its meet.Thomas Desai, 17, was invited by ... Read more...

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Three injured in explosions at rail tracks in three Pakistani cities


February 11th, 2011 - 1:02 pm ICT by ANI
Karachi, Feb 11(ANI): Train services have been suspended in Karachi, Hyderabad and Nawabshah after rail tracks in the cities were blown up with explosives on Friday morning.Three persons were reported wounded in ... Read more...

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Plot to kill PPP, MQM, ANP leaders in Karachi foiled, masterminds arrested: Malik


January 26th, 2011 - 1:17 pm ICT by ANI
Islamabad, Jan 26(ANI): A conspiracy to eliminate the MQM, PPP and ANP leaderships as well as journalists in Karachi has been foiled and the masterminds behind it have been captured, Interior Minister ... Read more...

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“Semi-curfew” to be imposed in parts of Karachi: Malik


January 16th, 2011 - 7:24 pm ICT by ANI
Karachi, Jan 16(ANI): Pakistan has imposed partial curfew over some parts of Karachi after at least 30 people were killed in a fresh wave of political violence in the city."A semi-curfew will ... Read more...

Posted in South Asia |

Fifteen injured in Karachi University blast


December 28th, 2010 - 5:14 pm ICT by ANI
Karachi, Dec 28 (ANI): At least fifteen people were hurt in a blast at the University of Karachi (KU) on Tuesday.According to SSP Naeem Sheikh, a parcel bomb was used in the ... Read more...

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Three officials suspended for cutting 70 trees


December 25th, 2010 - 1:07 pm ICT by IANS
Lucknow, Dec 25 (IANS) Three forest officials were suspended Saturday for illegally cutting down 70 trees from the Katarniaghat forest range in Uttar Pradesh, the authorities said."In the preliminary investigations, the three ... Read more...

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‘Threats were received on Jiabao’s three-day visit’, says Malik


December 20th, 2010 - 4:31 pm ICT by ANI
Islamabad, Dec 20(ANI): Pakistan Interior Minister Rehman Malik has disclosed that threats of terrorism had been received during Chinese Premier Wen Jiabo's visit to the country.Wen left Islamabad for home on Sunday ... Read more...

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Gifts left by secret Santa on trees in UK ‘are litter hazard’


December 2nd, 2010 - 6:56 pm ICT by ANI
London, Dec 2 (ANI): The phantom Santa who has been leaving gifts on trees in Wales has been banned from doing so as it could see him being prosecuted under the litter ... Read more...

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Rooney ‘formally’ apologizes to Manchester United fans over contract fiasco


November 26th, 2010 - 1:41 pm ICT by ANI
London, Nov 26(ANI): Manchester United striker Wayne Rooney has finally issued a public apology to the club's supporters over his contract controversy last month.Rooney made his apology after celebrating his ... Read more...

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Rooney says he never contemplated joining Manchester City


November 26th, 2010 - 1:41 pm ICT by ANI
London, Nov 26(ANI): Manchester United striker Wayne Rooney insists that he never considered joining Manchester City when he threatened to quit the Red Devils last month.Rooney had said that he wanted ... Read more...

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Lean-mean-fighting-machine Rooney set for explosive comeback


November 17th, 2010 - 6:30 pm ICT by ANI
London, Nov 17 (ANI): Manchester United striker Wayne Rooney will return to action as a lean, mean scoring machine after he lost almost half a stone during his American boot camp ... Read more...

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