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Hulk enjoys first Zenit training session


September 14th, 2012 - 1:06 pm ICT by IANS
St. Petersburg, Sep 14 (IANS/RIA Novosti) Brazil forward Hulk said his first training session at new club Zenit St. Petersburg went well.Hulk's €40 million move from Porto last week was ... Read more...

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Modric thanks Spurs for Real Madrid chance


August 30th, 2012 - 6:09 pm ICT by IANS
Madrid, Aug 30 (IANS) Croatian footballer Luka Modric has thanked the fans and his former club Tottenham Hotspurs after he joined Spanish giants Real Madrid in a deal worth around ... Read more...

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Manchester United sign Van Persie


August 17th, 2012 - 8:41 pm ICT by IANS
Manchester, Aug 17 (IANS/RIA Novosti) Dutch striker Robin van Persie has signed a four-year contract with Manchester United, the club said Friday.The ex-Arsenal forward is likely to make his ... Read more...

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President hails India’s Olympics achievement


August 14th, 2012 - 8:43 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Aug 14 (IANS) Although India won only six medals at the London Olympics, Indian sportspersons had done the country proud, President Pranab Mukherjee said Tuesday."The number of ... Read more...

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Egypt’s buried hands may be ancient trophies


August 11th, 2012 - 8:10 pm ICT by IANS
London, Aug 11 (IANS) Sixteen buried hands uncovered recently in Egypt could be trophies victorious warriors took after battle 3,600 years ago, say experts.Researchers believe the discovery is the earliest ... Read more...

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Yaya Toure to stay in Man City


July 11th, 2012 - 9:30 pm ICT by IANS
London, July 11 (IANS) Cote d'Ivoire's defensive midfielder Yaya Toure has indicated he will stay in Manchester City as he intends to win "everything" with the new Premier League champions."On ... Read more...

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‘Zindagi Na…’ sequel not necessary: Farhan Akhtar


June 11th, 2012 - 4:11 pm ICT by IANS
Mumbai, June 11 (IANS) Filmmaker-actor Farhan Akhtar, whose production "Zindagi Na Milegi Dobara" bagged nine awards at the International Indian Film Academy (IIFA) awards, says the movie's success doesn't ... Read more...

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Alves angry Barcelona not refuting rumours


June 11th, 2012 - 2:39 pm ICT by IANS
Rio de Janeiro, June 11 (IANS) Barcelona's Brazilian international defender Daniel Alves has called on the Catalan club to end speculation surrounding his future.The 29-year-old has been strongly linked with ... Read more...

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Nadal, Djokovic eyeing history in French Open final (Lead)


June 9th, 2012 - 1:28 am ICT by IANS
Paris, June 8 (IANS) World No.1 Noval Djokovic crushed Roger Federer in the French Open semi-final here Friday to set-up a title clash with title holder and six-time champion ... Read more...

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Carrie Underwood triumphs at CMT awards


June 8th, 2012 - 5:15 am ICT by IANS
Los Angeles, June 8 (IANS) Singer Carrie Underwood triumphed at the Country Music Television (CMT) Awards taking home two trophies - video of the year and collaborative video of ... Read more...

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Manchester United voted most popular club


May 29th, 2012 - 8:31 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, May 29 (IANS) A recent survey has found that England's Manchester United are the most popular football club with 659 million followers worldwide. The survey was carried out ... Read more...

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Nadal wins his seventh Barcelona Open title


April 30th, 2012 - 3:07 pm ICT by IANS
Madrid, April 30 (IANS) Rafael Nadal defeated Spanish compatriot David Ferrer 7-6(1), 7-5 to win his seventh Barcelona Open men's tennis title.It was Nadal's 34th successive match victory on ... Read more...

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Deco prefers Libertadores to Champions League medals


April 19th, 2012 - 6:00 pm ICT by IANS
Rio de Janeiro, April 19 (IANS) Star midfielder Deco says he would swap his Champions League winners' medals for a Copa Libertadores triumph with Brazilian club Fluminense.When asked what ... Read more...

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Being part of Super Kings has helped enormously: Albie (Lead)


April 13th, 2012 - 8:12 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, April 13 (IANS) South African all-rounder Albie Morkel has failed to live-up to his expectations of being the next Lance Klusener. While his younger brother Morne has made ... Read more...

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Mellowed Albie Morkel optimistic about Test career


April 13th, 2012 - 5:28 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, April 13 (IANS) South African all-rounder Albie Morkel has failed to live-up to his expectations of being the next Lance Klusener. While his younger brother Morne has made ... Read more...

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‘Hugo’ wins best cinematography, art direction


February 27th, 2012 - 9:05 am ICT by IANS
Los Angeles, Feb 27 (IANS) Martin Scorsese's "Hugo" was among the early winners at the 84th Annual Academy Awards as the film walked away with trophies for best cinematography and ... Read more...

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Chelsea boss hints at summer overhaul


February 18th, 2012 - 7:40 pm ICT by IANS
London, Feb 18 (IANS) Chelsea manager Andre Villas-Boas says he will sell the under-performing players this summer after some senior stars questioned his strategy and training methods at a stormy ... Read more...

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Adele wins top honours at Grammy


February 13th, 2012 - 12:00 pm ICT by IANS
Los Angeles, Feb 13 (IANS) Adele is on a roll. The British singer was in tears after she made a clean sweep by winning all six Grammy awards for which ... 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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Pato likely to stay with AC Milan


January 13th, 2012 - 3:28 pm ICT by IANS
Rome, Jan 13 (IANS) AC Milan's Brazilian forward Pato has rejected reports of his move to French football club Paris St Germain.Earlier, sources at PSG claimed that they had ... Read more...

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Guardiola FIFA Coach of the Year


January 10th, 2012 - 4:03 pm ICT by IANS
Zurich, Jan 10 (IANS) Spanish soccer giants Barcelona coach Pep Guardiola was named FIFA Coach of the Year for 2011.The 40-year-old Spaniard led Barcelona to five trophies in 2011, including ... Read more...

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Barcelona’s Xavi named best playmaker in the world


January 3rd, 2012 - 9:29 pm ICT by IANS
Madrid, Jan 3 (IANS) Barcelona midfielder Xavi Hernandez was Tuesday named as the best playmaker in the world by the International Federation for Football History and Statistics (IFFHS).It is the ... Read more...

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Two Indian hockey officials to officiate in 2012 Olympics


December 28th, 2011 - 7:55 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Dec 28 (IANS) Two Indian hockey officials R.V. Raghu Prasad and Claudius De Sales have been appointed by the International Hockey Federation (FIH) to officiate in the 2012 ... Read more...

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Brisbane women’s singles trophy dedicated to Goolagong Cawley


December 23rd, 2011 - 2:42 pm ICT by IANS
Sydney, Dec 23 (IANS) The Brisbane International will next month honour Australian tennis great Evonne Goolagong Cawley, winner of seven Grand Slam titles, dedicating the women's singles trophy to ... Read more...

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Buenos Aires golf event showcases India’s culture


December 15th, 2011 - 8:09 pm ICT by IANS
Buenos Aires, Dec 15 (IANS) The fourth edition of the Copa de la India Golf Tournament concluded here, not just showcasing high-quality golf but Indian culture as well.It is organised ... Read more...

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AMRI continues to be target of people’s seething anger


December 11th, 2011 - 6:36 pm ICT by IANS
Kolkata, Dec 11 (IANS) The people's anger over the AMRI hospital fire tragedy which so far has claimed over 91 lives continued to rise with protestors Sunday putting up posters ... Read more...

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Villas-Boas insists he won’t be fired by Abramovich


November 21st, 2011 - 5:40 pm ICT by IANS
London, Nov 21 (IANS) Chelsea manager Andre Villas-Boas reacted angrily after his team's 1-2 loss to Liverpool Sunday night at Stamford Bridge and insisted that he wouldn't be fired by ... Read more...

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Gaga wins four awards at MTV EMAs


November 7th, 2011 - 1:53 pm ICT by IANS
London, Nov 7 (IANS) Singer Lady Gaga triumphed at the MTV EMAs in Belfast, Northern Ireland after winning four awards.The eccentric singer walked away with trophies in four out ... Read more...

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Ramlila with a quiz show and prizes!


October 5th, 2011 - 5:43 pm ICT by IANS
Lucknow, Oct 5 (IANS) It's a Ramlila with an "educational touch"! Display your knowledge of the epic Ramayana the mythological play is based on and win prizes.The Aishbagh Ramlila Committee, ... Read more...

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British troop chops off dead Taliban’s fingers as trophies


August 8th, 2011 - 6:53 pm ICT by IANS
London, Aug 8 (IANS) A probe was launched by the British defence ministry into claims that a soldier cut fingers off dead Taliban fighters to keep as souvenirs, BBC ... Read more...

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We’ll win a Grand Slam doubles title some day: Vesnina


June 4th, 2011 - 7:07 pm ICT by IANS
Paris, June 4 (IANS) Russian Elena Vesnina, who lost the women's doubles final at the French Open with Sania Mirza Friday, told her Indian partner that the two would some ... Read more...

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I-League win with Salgaocar was sweetest, says Bencherifa


June 1st, 2011 - 8:50 pm ICT by IANS
Margao, June 1 (IANS) Salgaocar coach Karim Bencherifa said winning the I-League football title with a bunch of young guys was the "sweetest" achievement of his career.Under the Moroccan, Salgaocar ... Read more...

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Messi is probably the best I will ever see: Guardiola


May 30th, 2011 - 2:58 am ICT by IANS
London, May 29 (IANS) Barcelona manager Pep Guardiola says Lionel Messi is the best player he will ever see in his life.The Argentine inspired Barcelona to a great Champions League ... Read more...

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Working with Aamir, Shah Rukh is like winning trophies: Ali Fazal


May 24th, 2011 - 7:57 pm ICT by IANS
Mumbai, May 24 (IANS) Working with Bollywood stars is like winning a trophy, says newcomer Ali Fazal and adds that a role with the likes of Aamir Khan or ... Read more...

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Osama death photos will not be released: Obama


May 5th, 2011 - 2:03 am ICT by IANS
Washington, May 5 (IANS) US President Barack Obama has decided not to release photos of killed Al Qaeda leader Osama bin Laden's body, the White House announced Wednesday."We don't ... Read more...

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