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190,000-pound bridge to help mice cross road

August 25th, 2010 - 5:42 pm ICT by IANS
London, Aug 25 (IANS) A bridge costing 190,000 pounds has been made in Britain to help dormice cross a busy road, a media report said Wednesday. The Welsh assembly funded three high-wire ... Read more...

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Who will be England cricket coach — Kirsten or Flower?

April 2nd, 2009 - 2:01 pm ICT by ANI
London, Apr.2 (ANI): Acting England cricket team coach Andy Flower may be the frontrunner for the post of full-time coach or team director, but rumour mills are agog with news that Indian ... Read more...

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Popular game Scrabble turns 60

December 15th, 2008 - 3:45 pm ICT by ANI
London, Dec 15 (ANI): Scrabble lovers will have a perfect reason to put the words Happy and Birthday on the board tomorrow, for the popular game will turn 60 on December ... Read more...

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