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Journalist flees Mexico after death threats


August 4th, 2012 - 12:48 pm ICT by IANS
Mexico City, Aug 4 (IANS/EFE) Journalist and women's rights advocate Lydia Cacho said that she fled Mexico after receiving an especially chilling death threat.Cacho, who lives in the Caribbean resort ... Read more...

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Oz athletes at Delhi CWG in ‘top tier’ of targets for terrorists: Experts


September 25th, 2010 - 1:43 pm ICT by ANI
Sydney, Sep 25(ANI): Australian athletes at the Delhi Commonwealth Games present a top-tier target for a range of terrorist groups, security experts have said.According to The Australian, groups including the ... Read more...

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Now, Pakistan sending inspection team to Delhi over CWG security fears


September 22nd, 2010 - 6:28 pm ICT by ANI
Islamabad, Sep 22 (ANI): In the wake of security concerns over the Commonwealth Games being organised in New Delhi, Pakistan Olympic Association (POA) President Arif Hasan has announced that a senior police ... Read more...

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Delhi Commonwealth Games bound Kiwi teams hiring own security consultants


September 11th, 2010 - 6:17 pm ICT by ANI
Auckland, Sep 11(ANI): Netball New Zealand (NNZ), Hockey New Zealand (HNZ) and the New Zealand Rugby Union (NZRU) have hired independent security consultants ahead of next month's Delhi Commonwealth Games.According to The ... Read more...

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Afghan airline in-flight magazine presents country’s gory side to passengers


August 20th, 2010 - 4:06 pm ICT by ANI
London, Aug 20 (ANI): An Afghan airline, Safi Airways, has presented "interesting" facts about the problems in the country in its magazine, by featuring articles on Kabul heroin addicts, dog fighting and ... Read more...

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Fennell happy with venues, but says Village needs attention (Lead)


August 19th, 2010 - 11:06 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Aug 19 (IANS) Commonwealth Games Federation (CGF) president Mike Fennell Thursday said he was satisfied with the preparations for the Games, but pointed out that work at key areas like ... Read more...

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Geo-tags in celeb pics, a boon for stalkers


July 13th, 2010 - 1:00 pm ICT by ANI
London, July 13 (ANI): Tech savvy stalkers can now easily figure out celebrities' home addresses, as the stars aren't taking care when they upload pictures containing geo-tags, letting thieves know their exact ... Read more...

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Yeddyurappa wants IPL semis in Bangalore, assures security


April 18th, 2010 - 11:44 pm ICT by IANS
Bangalore, April 18 (IANS) Karnataka Chief Minister B.S. Yeddyurappa late Sunday appealed to Indian Premier League (IPL) organisers to reverse the decision to shift the two semi-finals from Bangalore to Navi Mumbai ... Read more...

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Proteas players concerned over security arrangements during IPL-3: Smith


February 25th, 2010 - 2:40 pm ICT by ANI
Johannesburg, Feb.25 (ANI): South Africa cricket captain Graeme Smith has raised concerns over security issues during forthcoming Indian Premiere League's (IPL) third edition.Smith, who had to return home in the middle of ... Read more...

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No secuity threat to IPL: Modi


January 30th, 2010 - 9:46 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Jan 30 (IANS) Indian Premier League (IPL) commissioner Lalit Modi Saturday played down the security concerns of the players' associations of Australia and New Zealand, saying "top security" would be ... Read more...

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Security experts warn Australian, New Zealand IPL players


January 29th, 2010 - 11:35 pm ICT by IANS
Sydney, Jan 29 (IANS) Threats of potential terrorist attacks during the Indian Premier League (IPL) have put the Australian and New Zealand cricketers in a quandary. The players associations of the ... Read more...

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UK police seeking crime-prevention tips from 12 prolific burglars


July 24th, 2009 - 4:11 pm ICT by ANI
London, July 24 (ANI): Police officials in Hertfordshire, England, are reportedly taking crime-prevention tips from 12 prolific burglars in return for not being jailed.Cops are being aided by the robbers, who ... Read more...

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India declared winner after Australia forfeits Davis Cup tie (Intro Roundup)


April 26th, 2009 - 12:14 am ICT by IANS
New Delhi, April 25 (IANS) The International Tennis Federation (ITF) Saturday declared India the winner of the Davis Cup Asia-Oceania Group I third round tie after Australia decided against sending its ... Read more...

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Australia faces ban, fine over refusal to play India in Davis Cup


April 25th, 2009 - 12:29 pm ICT by ANI
Melbourne, Apr 25 (ANI): Australia could be banned from Davis Cup competition for a year and fined 100,000 dollars if it refuses to play its tie with India in Chennai.Tennis Australia ... Read more...

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Davis Cupper Woodbridge condemns ITF for sticking Oz-India clash in Chennai


April 22nd, 2009 - 3:30 pm ICT by ANI
Melbourne, Apr.22 (ANI): Davis Cup legend Todd Woodbridge has condemned the International Tennis Federation for insisting that Australia play their Cup tie against India in Chennai.Australia wants a neutral venue for ... Read more...

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Australia to appeal against Chennai as Davis Cup venue


April 19th, 2009 - 7:09 pm ICT by IANS
Melbourne, April 19 (IANS) Tennis Australia (TA) Sunday confirmed that it would challenge the International Tennis Federation's (ITF) decision to retain Chennai as the host for the India-Australia Davis Cup Asia-Oceania ... Read more...

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Chennai as Davis Cup venue never in doubt: Khanna(Lead)


April 18th, 2009 - 8:35 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, April 18 (IANS) The International Tennis Federation (ITF) decision Friday to confirm Chennai as the venue of the India-Australia Davis Cup tie, from May 8-10, was "unanimous". Revealing this, ... Read more...

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World tennis body voted for Chennai: Khanna


April 18th, 2009 - 7:40 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, April 18 (IANS) All India Tennis Association (AITA) secretary general Anil Khanna Saturday said the International Tennis Federation (ITF) decided in favour of Chennai as the venue for the ... Read more...

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Tennis Australia worried about security in India


March 26th, 2009 - 4:58 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, March 26 (IANS) Tennis Australia (TA) has voiced its concerns about playing its third-round Davis Cup tie in India due to security concerns. TA has requested the International Tennis Federation ... Read more...

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Players should take their own decision on IPL, says Vettori


March 7th, 2009 - 8:06 pm ICT by IANS
Christchurch, March 7 (IANS) Skipper Daniel Vettori has said that New Zealand players should take their own decisions on going to India to play in the Indian Premier League (IPL) next month. Overseas ... Read more...

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ICC had warned Sri Lanka of Pakistan’s worsening security scene


March 3rd, 2009 - 10:18 pm ICT by IANS
London, March 3 (IANS) The International Cricket Council (ICC) says the Sri Lankan board had been made fully aware of the risks facing their players in Pakistan ahead of their tour that ... Read more...

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Pak wants to play Australians at home, keeps neutral venue option open


January 7th, 2009 - 2:49 pm ICT by ANI
Lahore, Jan 7 (ANI): Pakistan Cricket Board (PCB) chairman Ijaz Butt has reiterated that Pakistans priority is to host Australias tour in their home country, but admitted that a neutral venue ... Read more...

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ICC discusses Future Tours post 2012, anti-racism code


December 9th, 2008 - 10:59 am ICT by ANI
Cape Town (South Africa), Dec.9 (ANI): The ICC Chief Executives Committee met here on December 7 and 8 and discussed a range of issues relating to the playing and the business ... Read more...

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ICC Chief Executives Committee to meet in Cape Town next week


December 5th, 2008 - 2:53 pm ICT by ANI
Dubai, Dec.5 (ANI): The ICC Chief Executives Committee (CEC) will convene in Cape Town on Sunday for one of its four meetings per year. The two-day gathering, held at the Westin Grand ... Read more...

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India concerned over CENTCOM opting for two Pakistani consultants


November 9th, 2008 - 1:44 pm ICT by ANI
img src="/newsportal/images/Taliban-83204.jpg" alt="Taliban" border="0" hspace="5" vspace="2" width="180" height="166" align="right"Washington, Nov.9 (ANI): The Indian Government has reportedly expressed concern over US Central Command (CENTCOM) chief General David Petraeus seeking advise from two ... Read more...

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ICC cant guarantee players safety in Pakistan


July 21st, 2008 - 3:15 pm ICT by ANI
Dubai, July 21 (ANI): Cricketers were warned on Sunday that their security cannot be guaranteed in Pakistan during Septembers Champions Trophy with the ICC delaying a final decision on the tournament ... Read more...

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ICC delays decision on Champions Trophy venue until later this week


July 21st, 2008 - 11:40 am ICT by ANI
Dubai , July 21 (ANI): The ICC (International Cricket Council) yesterday delayed the final decision over whether Pakistan was a safe venue for the Septembers Champions Trophy, until later this week.The ... Read more...

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ICC to resolve Champions Trophy impasse this week


July 20th, 2008 - 6:44 pm ICT by IANS
By Aroonim Bhuyan Dubai, July 20 (IANS) The International Cricket Council (ICC) failed to take a concrete stand on the venue of September's Champions Trophy after a security briefing here Sunday and said ... Read more...

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Champions Trophy in real trouble as blasts rattle ICC (Lead)


July 7th, 2008 - 9:00 pm ICT by IANS
Dubai/Sydney, July 7 (IANS) Prospects of Pakistan holding the Champions Trophy are bleak after the blasts in Islamabad sparked fresh security fears among Australian cricketers and the International Cricket Council (ICC) making ... Read more...

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PCB threatens to cancel Australia tour in 2009 if CA doesnt play in Pak in April


March 27th, 2008 - 2:19 pm ICT by admin
Lahore, Mar 27 (ANI): The PCB has threatened to cancel the team's tour to Australia in late 2009 if the world champions did not play their postponed series in Pakistan in ... Read more...

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Australian coaches prepare for Pakistan tour


February 18th, 2008 - 8:25 pm ICT by admin
Sydney, Feb 18 (IANS) With Cricket Australia (CA) technically not in a position to abandon the tour of Pakistan before its security team visits the country, coach Tim Nielsen and his assistants ... Read more...

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Australian cricketers following wait and watch policy for tour of Pakistan


December 31st, 2007 - 3:00 pm ICT by admin
Melbourne, Dec.31 (ANI): Australian captain Ricky Ponting has taken a wait-and-see approach on the increasingly unlikely tour of Pakistan in March and April next year. "It's three months away. We have all seen ... Read more...

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