Two charged with murder slain in Bolivia by mob

August 16th, 2012 - 11:22 am ICT by IANS
La Paz, Aug 16 (IANS/EFE) Two Brazilians arrested in Bolivia on suspicion of murder were pulled from a jail cell and burned to death by a mob, Bolivian media said.The ... Read more...

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Olympic decathlon: Eaton grinds out gold for US

August 10th, 2012 - 5:18 am ICT by IANS
London, Aug 10 (IANS/RIA Novosti) Ashton Eaton of the US toiled to Olympic gold in the men's decathlon Thursday with an overall score of 8,869 points.Eaton led by 151 points ... Read more...

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PSG eyeing Liverpool’s Suarez

February 16th, 2012 - 9:49 pm ICT by IANS
Paris, Feb 16 (IANS) Paris St. Germain have offered beleaguered Liverpool striker Luis Suarez to join the French club.PSG tried to sign exiled Manchester City forward Carlos Tevez and Brazilian ... Read more...

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Argentina, Ecuador win opening FIFA World Cup qualifiers

October 8th, 2011 - 8:04 pm ICT by IANS
Quito (Ecuador), Oct 8 (IANS) Ecuador beat Venezuela 2-0 while Argentina thrashed Chile 4-1 in the opening matches of the 2014 FIFA World Cup qualifier.Playing at home here in front ... Read more...

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Three Mexicans jailed for human trafficking

September 4th, 2011 - 10:39 am ICT by IANS
Mexico City, Sep 4 (IANS/EFE) Three Mexican nationals, including a woman, have been sentenced to more than 25 years in prison for forcing a group of young women to work ... Read more...

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Latin Recording Academy names new board members

June 29th, 2011 - 11:43 am ICT by IANS
Miami, June 29 (IANS/EFE) The Latin Recording Academy has announced the election of new members to its Board of Trustees, which will continue to be chaired by Spanish conductor and ... Read more...

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Nicaragua denies receiving asylum request from Gaddafi

March 4th, 2011 - 12:01 pm ICT by IANS
Mexico City, March 4 (IANS) Nicaragua has denied reports that violent protests have forced Libyan leader Muammar Gaddafi to seek political asylum in the Central American country.Jacinto Suarez Espinoza, who ... Read more...

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5 Cuban ballet dancers remain in Canada after tour

March 2nd, 2011 - 12:19 pm ICT by IANS
Toronto, March 2 (IANS/EFE) Five members of the Ballet Nacional de Cuba, including lead dancer Elier Bourzac, decided to remain in Canada after performing here, the Montreal Gazette reported Tuesday.The ... Read more...

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10 members of Colombian soccer team injured in accident

January 31st, 2011 - 8:31 am ICT by IANS
Bogota, Jan 31 (IANS/EFE) Eight players, the coach and assistant coach of a second-division soccer club in Colombia were injured when their bus overturned in a rural area in the northeastern part ... Read more...

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Torres urges Liverpool to let him join Chelsea

January 29th, 2011 - 3:02 pm ICT by ANI
London, Jan 29 (ANI): Ace striker Fernando Torres has urged Liverpool to agree a deal with Chelsea that will benefit both himself and Anfield.Chelsea will return with an improved 40 ... Read more...

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Kim Clijsters chided Todd Woodbridge over boob text message

January 20th, 2011 - 10:01 pm ICT by Aishwarya Bhatt
New York, Jan 20 (THAINDIAN NEWS) Seven Network TV interviewer, Todd Woodbridge got the shock of his life when Kim Clijsters revealed that a disparaging text message that he sent to her ... Read more...

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Stosur, Clijsters sail into round three of Australian Open

January 20th, 2011 - 7:27 pm ICT by ANI
Melbourne, Jan 20(ANI):Fifth seed Samantha Stosur powered into the third round of the Australian Open by beating unseeded Russian Vera Dushevina on Thursday.Stosur destroyed Dushevina 6-3, 6-2, in 80 minutes at Melbourne ... Read more...

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Stosur confident of beating Serena in Australian Open

January 23rd, 2010 - 1:39 pm ICT by ANI
Melbourne, Jan 23 (ANI): Australia's world No.13 Samantha Stosur, who is expected to face No.1 Serena Williams, is confident of beating the defending Australian Open champion this time.Stosur stormed into the ... Read more...

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California Highway Patrol issues alert for abducted 9-month old Julius Suarez

January 15th, 2010 - 7:24 pm ICT by BNO News
LOS ANGELES (BNO NEWS) -- The California Highway Patrol on Friday issued a child abduction emergency in response to the abduction of a 9-month old Hispanic baby.The abduction took place in upland ... Read more...

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Third Death At Walt Disney This Summer

August 20th, 2009 - 6:42 pm ICT by GD
Another employee death took place in Walt Disney World this week to take up the toll this summer to three. Walt Disney World had supposedly canceled a stunt show on Tuesday because ... Read more...

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Guilty of groping Minnie sentenced

August 12th, 2009 - 6:55 pm ICT by IBNS
Aug 12 (IBNS) John William Moyer (60), guilty of groping Minnie Mouse at Disney World, has been handed a sentence.A jury has found that Moyer groped a woman playing Minnie Mouse at ... Read more...

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13 rebels killed in Colombia clashes

July 18th, 2009 - 6:40 pm ICT by IANS
Bogota, July 18 (EFE) Thirteen leftist rebels were killed in fighting with the security forces in central Colombia, a media report said. The fighting between Revolutionary Armed Forces of Colombia (FARC), the country's ... Read more...

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Serena Williams beats Kuznetsova, enters Oz Open semi-finals

January 28th, 2009 - 2:20 pm ICT by ANI
Melbourne, jan.28 (ANI): Serena Williams came back from the brink to defeat Russia''s Svetlana Kuznetsova 7-5, 5-7, 6-1 in the Australian Open quarter-finals, ensuring the women''s semis would not be an ... Read more...

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American woman gives birth to record eight babies

January 27th, 2009 - 5:38 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, January 27 (ANI): A Californian woman has made history after giving birth to six boys and two girls.It is believed to be only the second time in history that live ... Read more...

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Australian Open Results

January 26th, 2009 - 9:37 pm ICT by IANS
Melbourne, Jan 26 (DPA) The following are the results of the fourth round of the $15.5 million Australian Open here Monday:Women's singles, fourth round: Serena Williams, 2, US, def. Victoria Azarenka, 13, ... Read more...

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Nadal advances while Venus stalls in Melbourne (Round-up)

January 22nd, 2009 - 10:50 pm ICT by IANS
Melbourne, Jan 22 (DPA) Rafael Nadal continued his charge through the Australian Open Thursday while seven-time Grand Slam winner Venus Williams was stunned by a Spanish outsider in the second round.Top seed ... Read more...

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Venus gives credit to Spanish upset winner

January 22nd, 2009 - 9:51 pm ICT by IANS
Melbourne, Jan 22 (DPA) Spain's Carla Suarez Navarro pulled off a stupendous giant-killing act Thursday with a stunning 2-6, 6-3, 7-5 upset of seven-time Grand Slam winner Venus Williams in the second ... Read more...

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