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Exciting races on cards


September 14th, 2012 - 7:03 pm ICT by IANS
Chennai, Sep 14 (IANS) With a maximum of 75 points up for grabs, the three LGB Formula 4 races scheduled for the weekend are likely to generate a lot of ... Read more...

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Hexis McLaren win maiden GT1 Russia race


September 3rd, 2012 - 3:51 pm ICT by IANS
Volokolamsk (Russia), Sep 3 (IANS/RIA Novosti) The Hexis Racing-prepared McLaren of Frederic Makowiecki and Stef Dusseldorp took victory in a wet championship race at the first-ever Russian round of the ... Read more...

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Motorsports: Saran marks comeback with win


August 25th, 2012 - 11:57 pm ICT by IANS
Chennai, Aug 25 (IANS) The third round of the 15th JK Tyre-FMSCI National Racing Championship got off to a hectic start with results of two of the three races that ... Read more...

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Polish court to hear appeals by jailed Russian fans


July 10th, 2012 - 2:57 pm ICT by IANS
Warsaw, July 10 (IANS/RIA Novosti) A court in Warsaw will hold hearings Tuesday on the appeal by three Russian football fans jailed in Poland on charges of hooliganism during Euro ... Read more...

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UEFA fines Russia and Spain over racism


June 29th, 2012 - 9:23 pm ICT by IANS
Nyon (Switzerland), June 29 (IANS/RIA Novosti) The Russian and Spanish football federations have been fined 30,000 and 20,000 euros respectively for racist chanting by their fans at Euro 2012, UEFA ... Read more...

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Barton stripped of QPR captaincy, fined


June 25th, 2012 - 9:05 pm ICT by IANS
London, June 25 (IANS/RIA Novosti) Queens Park Rangers midfielder Joey Barton has been stripped of the captain's armband and fined six weeks wages for his red card against Manchester City, ... Read more...

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UEFA proceeds English FA over fans’ pitch invasion


June 17th, 2012 - 9:15 pm ICT by IANS
Donetsk, June 17 (IANS/RIA Novosti) UEFA has opened disciplinary proceedings against the English Football Association (FA) over an attempt to invade the pitch after England's last game against Sweden.Danny Welbeck's ... Read more...

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Euro 2012: Russian midfielder Dzagoev asks fans to behave


June 16th, 2012 - 8:00 am ICT by IANS
Warsaw, June 16 (IANS/RIA Novosti) Russian football fans must behave themselves to avoid harming the team's chances of qualifying for Euro 2016, midfielder Alan Dzagoev has said.Russia received a suspended ... Read more...

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Euro 2012: Russia fined 120,000 euros for crowd trouble


June 14th, 2012 - 5:17 am ICT by IANS
Moscow, June 14 (IANS/RIA Novosti) Russia's football authorities have been fined 120,000 euros (around $151,000) and given a suspended six-point deduction for crowd disturbances involving its fans at their opening ... Read more...

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Over 180 arrested in Warsaw football clashes: Police (Lead)


June 13th, 2012 - 8:48 pm ICT by IANS
Warsaw, June 13 (IANS/RIA Novosti) More than 180 people have been arrested over clashes involving Polish and Russian football fans, Warsaw police said Wednesday.Violence flared during a march through the ... Read more...

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Euro 2012: Over 100 arrested in Warsaw clashes


June 13th, 2012 - 5:33 am ICT by IANS
Warsaw, June 13 (IANS/RIA Novosti) More than 100 people have been arrested after violence flared at a march of Russian fans in the Polish capital Warsaw, police said.The violence broke ... Read more...

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Euro 2012: At least 56 arrested after Warsaw clashes (Lead)


June 13th, 2012 - 1:29 am ICT by IANS
Warsaw, June 12 (IANS/RIA Novosti) A total of 56 people have been arrested after violence flared at a march of Russian fans in the Polish capital here Tuesday.The violence broke ... Read more...

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UEFA must punish Russian FA over flare: Polish FA


June 11th, 2012 - 10:56 pm ICT by IANS
Warsaw, June 11 (IANS/RIA Novosti) The Russian Football Union (RFU) should be fined heavily after fans hurled a flare onto the pitch in its 4-1 win over the Czech Republic ... Read more...

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I expected more from the Poles: Russia’s Izmailov


June 11th, 2012 - 7:36 pm ICT by IANS
Warsaw, June 11 (IANS/RIA Novosti) On the eve of Russia's potentially explosive clash with co-hosts Poland, Russia midfielder Marat Izmailov Monday said he had expected more of the Poles in ... Read more...

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Euro 2012 racism claims nonsense: Russian minister


June 10th, 2012 - 9:07 pm ICT by IANS
Moscow, June 10 (IANS/RIA Novosti) Reports that Russian fans racially abused a black player during their team's Euro 2012 match against the Czech Republic are "nonsense", Russian Sports Minister Vitaly ... Read more...

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Euro 2012: UEFA to probe Russian fans behaviour


June 10th, 2012 - 2:00 pm ICT by IANS
Moscow, June 10 (IANS/RIA Novosti) The Russian Football Union will face disciplinary proceedings by European soccer body UEFA following crowd disturbances and the use of pyrotechnics during and after Russia's ... Read more...

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Russia cracks down on Euro 2012 ticket touting


May 27th, 2012 - 9:06 pm ICT by IANS
Moscow, May 27 (IANS) Russian football authorities have been cracking down on ticket touts of the Euro 2012 football tournament and illegal supplies are being cut off, a senior football ... Read more...

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Euro 2012 ticket design unveiled in Ukraine


April 24th, 2012 - 6:52 pm ICT by IANS
Kiev, April 24 (IANS) The ticket design for the Euro 2012 Football Championship was officially presented by Union of European Football Associations (UEFA) Events executive Martin Kallen in the Ukrainian ... Read more...

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New device helps prevent LPG cylinder leakage


April 17th, 2012 - 5:16 pm ICT by IANS
Pune, April 17 (IANS) A device that claims to help prevent leakage of combustible gas from domestic LPG cylinders has hit the markets.Developed by Gas Safe India, the excess-flow and ... Read more...

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New stamps on 100th anniversary of Titanic disaster


April 5th, 2012 - 7:58 pm ICT by IANS
London, April 5 (IANS) Britain will launch a collection of stamps to mark the 100th anniversary of the Titanic disaster.The mail area was one of the first places to flood ... Read more...

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Vettel gets away with his idiot remark and obscene gesture


March 30th, 2012 - 6:39 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, March 30 (IANS) Reigning Formula One World Champion Sebastian Vettel got away with his "idiot" remark as well as the obscene gesture of showing his middle finger to ... Read more...

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Karthikeyan fails to qualify for Australian GP


March 17th, 2012 - 9:08 pm ICT by IANS
Melbourne, March 17 (IANS) HRT drivers Narain Karthikeyan and Pedro de la Rosa will not compete in the Formula One season opening Australia Grand Prix here Sunday after failing to ... Read more...

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Pilots ‘almost pass out’ after taking off


January 9th, 2012 - 10:02 pm ICT by Aishwarya Bhatt
London, Jan 9 (THAINDIAN NEWS) A looming disaster was averted when a passenger British Airways flight returned to Heathrow just minutes after taking off. The two female pilots at the back of ... Read more...

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Team bosses ask Hamilton and Massa to end feud


October 31st, 2011 - 5:54 pm ICT by IANS
London, Oct 31 (IANS) Bosses of McLaren and Ferrari have asked Lewis Hamilton and Felipe Massa to sort out their differences after they clashed for the sixth time in the ... Read more...

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Massa, Hamilton again collide


October 30th, 2011 - 8:37 pm ICT by IANS
Greater Noida, Oct 30 (IANS) Lewis Hamilton and Felipe Massa collided once again on the racetrack during the inaugural Indian Grand Prix here Saturday.McLaren-Mercedes's Hamilton hit Massa's Ferrari when trying ... Read more...

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Double for Rajvirudhan, Feroz Khan in JK Tyre National Racing


September 18th, 2011 - 8:05 pm ICT by IANS
Chennai, Sep 18 (IANS) Despite winning their respective races, Ameya Walavalkar of Mars Racing (Formula LGB Swift) and Vishnu Prasad (Polo R Cup) went under stewards' scanner and typically, ... Read more...

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Tight security in Birmingham but business as usual in Edgbaston


August 10th, 2011 - 2:47 pm ICT by IANS
Birmingham, Aug 10 (IANS) Despite widespread riots in the city of Birmingham, it will be business as usual at Edgbaston where England take on India in the third cricket Test ... Read more...

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Praveen involved in a spat with fans in Northampton


August 7th, 2011 - 7:27 pm ICT by IANS
Northampton, Aug 7 (IANS) India's medium pacer Praveen Kumar was heckled by cricket fans and had to be restrained by teammates Suresh Raina and Munaf Patel after the end of ... Read more...

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Sutil, di Resta 14th and 15th fastest in Monaco qualifying


May 28th, 2011 - 10:45 pm ICT by IANS
Monaco, May 28 (IANS) Force India's Paul di Resta and Adrian Sutil will start from 14th and 15th on the grid in the Formula One Monaco Grand Prix here Sunday.Red ... Read more...

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Hillary Clinton’s handbag contents revealed


March 26th, 2011 - 1:15 pm ICT by ANI
London, Mar 26 (ANI): U.S. Secretary of State Hillary Clinton has an essential list of items she carries in her purse no matter where she travels.Her deputy chief of staff, Huma ... Read more...

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Man cheating people with aviation sector jobs arrested


March 10th, 2011 - 10:49 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, March 10 (IANS) A man has been arrested for allegedly cheating several people with promises of lucrative jobs in the aviation sector, police said Thursday.Deepak Mishra, 38, owner ... Read more...

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Best-looking flight crew survey dubbed ‘very offensive’


February 24th, 2011 - 4:21 pm ICT by ANI
Wellington, Feb 24 (ANI): A survey that asked respondents to choose the airline with the best-looking flight crew has been dubbed as being "very offensive".According to the Los Angeles Times, the survey, ... Read more...

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Command show by King in MRF Formula Championship


February 12th, 2011 - 7:40 pm ICT by IANS
Chennai, Feb 12 (IANS) Jordan King, the 16-year old from Leamington Spa, England and the lead driver for Team Sidvin, scored an emphatic win from pole position in the first race of ... Read more...

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King registers stunning win in MRF championships (Lead)


February 6th, 2011 - 11:08 pm ICT by IANS
Chennai, Feb 6 (IANS) Jordan King (Team Sidvin), the 16-year old from England, underlined his mettle with a stunning win in the third race of the Formula 1600 class that brought the ... Read more...

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King bounces back with win in MRF championship


February 6th, 2011 - 8:42 pm ICT by IANS
Chennai, Feb 6 (IANS) Jordan King (Team Sidvin), the 16-year old from England underlined his mettle with a stunning win in the third race of the Formula 1600 class that brought the ... Read more...

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