Johannesburg, Feb 8 (IANS) South Africa's cricket tour of Bangladesh, which is scheduled to kick off Feb 22, is under threat following spats between coach Mickey Arthur and chairman of Cricket South Africa (CSA) Norman Arendse, according to the Afrikaans daily Beeld.
Friday, February 08, 2008 3:33:54 PM
Accra, Feb 8 (DPA) A 70th-minute strike by substitute Alain Nkong silenced the 45,000 Accra home crowd Thursday and sent Cameroon into Sunday's final of the African Cup of Nations, with a 1-0 win over Ghana.
Friday, February 08, 2008 11:24:46 AM
Johannesburg, Feb 8 (IANS) Aishwarya Rai says she as well as the Bachchan household wants to do much more than moviemaking, and the opening of a rural school for girls in Uttar Pradesh named after her is the first step in that direction.
Friday, February 08, 2008 7:20:52 AM
Paris, Feb 7 (DPA) The French government would transmit a request to the government of Chad to pardon six French aid workers convicted of kidnapping 103 children, the spokesman for President Nicolas Sarkozy said Thursday.
Thursday, February 07, 2008 9:15:14 PM
Pretoria, Feb 7 (IANS) South Africa has voiced its concern over proposal of new UN sanctions against Iran and said any such step would undermine the credibility of the International Atomic Energy Agency (IAEA), BuaNews reported Thursday.
Thursday, February 07, 2008 6:27:01 PM
Paris, Feb 7 (DPA) Chadian President Idriss Deby Thursday told a French radio station that the Sudanese regime had supported the rebel groups which tried to bring down his government this week.
Thursday, February 07, 2008 5:47:58 PM
Nairobi, Feb 7 (Xinhua) The US said it will impose travel bans on 10 Kenyan political leaders considered to have fanned the country's post-election violence in which more than 1,000 people have been killed and over 350,000 others displaced.
Thursday, February 07, 2008 2:49:43 PM
Abuja/Dusseldorf, Feb 7 (DPA) Accra (Ghana): Otto Pfister, the German coach of African Nations Cup semi-finalists Cameroon, was denied access to the main stadium ahead of his team's training session. Pfister, 70, wanted to enter the Ohene Djan Stadium, but was denied entry, which resulted in a scuffle with local police here Wednesday.
Thursday, February 07, 2008 2:21:24 PM
Abuja/Dusseldorf, Feb 7 (DPA) Milan: AC Milan may have to use a youth team striker to replace injured young star Alexandre Pato, media reports said. La Gazzetta dello Sport reported that Alberto Paloschi, 18, was to begin training with the first team and could make his debut against Siena in the Serie A Sunday.
Thursday, February 07, 2008 2:20:16 PM
Abuja/Dusseldorf, Feb 7 (DPA) Tehran: Former Spain coach Javier Clemente has failed to finalise his contract with the Iranian Football Federation (FFI) during his four-day stay in Tehran, FFI president Ali Kafashian has said. Kafashian told news network Khabar that although the final contract had been drawn up, Clemente was scheduled to leave Tehran without having made up his mind about whether he will coach Iran or not.
Thursday, February 07, 2008 2:19:28 PM
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