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Robin Williams enters rehab centre for help
Los Angeles, July 2 (IANS) Actor Robin Williams has checked into rehab for the second time to maintain his long-term sobriety.

Wednesday, July 02, 2014 1:20:06 PM

Miranda Lambert switches to bob cut
New York, July 2 (IANS) Singer Miranda Lambert has had her locks chopped off for a bob cut.

Wednesday, July 02, 2014 1:20:04 PM

US citizens less satisfied with personal freedom: Poll
Washington, July 2 (IANS) As the US gears up to celebrate Fourth of July, a new Gallup poll indicates a significant decline in the number of Americans who are satisfied with their freedom to choose what they do with their lives.

Wednesday, July 02, 2014 1:02:08 PM

Half of US can't live a day without smartphones
Washington, July 2 (IANS) If your kid cannot get away from smartphone even while having dinner or watching TV, he/she is not the only one. According to a new survey by Bank of America, nearly 50 percent of mobile phone users in the US cannot last a day without smartphone.

Wednesday, July 02, 2014 12:28:04 PM

US daily blames 'sand mafia' for Beas tragedy
Washington/Shimla, July 2 (IANS) Less than a month after 24 students of an engineering college from Hyderabad were swept away in Himachal Pradesh's Beas river, a US daily Wednesday blamed the "sand mafia" for the tragedy.

Wednesday, July 02, 2014 12:18:09 PM

FIFA secretary general concerned over match fixing
Rio de Janeiro, July 2 (IANS) FIFA secretary general Jerome Valcke has expressed concern over match fixing in international football.

Wednesday, July 02, 2014 11:22:18 AM

Goalkeeper Howard refreshes World Cup record
Salvador (Brazil), July 2 (IANS) Despite conceding two goals in the extra time, 35-year-old veteran goalkeeper Tim Howard from the United States was chosen the best player of the knockout match which Belgium won 2-1 and advanced to the World Cup quarter-finals.

Wednesday, July 02, 2014 10:52:18 AM

Telugus in America set to celebrate their culture
Washington, July 2 (IANS) Some 10,000 NRIs as also representatives from India, Canada and Britain are expected to attend the American Telugu Association's (ATA) 13th annual Conference and Youth Convention in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania.

Wednesday, July 02, 2014 10:30:04 AM

Luck not on American side, says Klinsmann
Salvador (Brazil), July 2 (IANS) US coach Jurgen Klinsmann said Tuesday that only luck didn't go the Americans' way in their 2014 World Cup round of 16 match against Belgium.

Wednesday, July 02, 2014 10:28:03 AM

World Cup quarterfinals schedule
Rio de Janeiro, July 2 (IANS) The first two semi-finalists will emerge Friday from the matches between France and Germany at Rio de Janeiro and Brazil vs Colombia at Fortaleza.

Wednesday, July 02, 2014 10:06:18 AM

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