Jubilant Germans see sweet justice in 4-1 win over England

June 28th, 2010 - 12:45 am ICT by IANS
Berlin, June 27 (DPA) Central Berlin resounded Sunday with trumpeting vuvuzelas, whistles and honking car horns, as fans cheered a German 4-1 World Cup victory over England which, for many, righted wrongs ... Read more...

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BBC to hire many over 50 female presenters to counter ageism charges

December 20th, 2009 - 6:08 pm ICT by ANI
London, Dec. 20 (ANI): BBC has started a drive to recruit more female presenters over the age of 50, and part of that newsreader Fiona Armstrong is set to make her return.In ... Read more...

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Blast hits crowded bus in Syria

December 3rd, 2009 - 6:33 pm ICT by IANS
Damascus, Dec 3 (AKI/IANS) An explosion hit a crowded bus Thursday in the Syrian capital and caused casualties, medical officials said. The blast took place near a pilgrimage site for Shia ... Read more...

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48 killed, 279 wounded in Baghdad blasts (Second Lead)

August 19th, 2009 - 6:09 pm ICT by IANS
Baghdad, Aug 19 (DPA) At least 48 people were killed and 279 wounded as some 10 explosions shook central Baghdad Wednesday morning, police and witnesses said. In a coordinated wave of attacks, a ... Read more...

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