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India's Ashis Roy completes 103rd marathon
Washington, May 17 (IANS) India's grand old marathon man Ashis Roy has added yet another feather to his cap completing his 103rd marathon in Bob Potts Heritage Rail Trail Marathon in York, Pennsylvania.

Monday, May 17, 2010 12:09:13 PM

Dennis Quaid piles on pounds for Bill Clinton role
Los Angeles, May 17 (IANS) Hollywood actor Dennis Quaid had to binge on junk food in a bid to pile on pounds for his role as former US president Bill Clinton in a new film.

Monday, May 17, 2010 11:59:53 AM

Banderas cool with teenage daughter dating
New York, May 17 (IANS) Hollywood actor Antonio Banderas is cool with his daughter Stella's dating at the age of 13.

Monday, May 17, 2010 11:52:30 AM

Thai troops face stubborn resistance as casualties mount
Bangkok, May 17 (DPA) Thai troops faced stubborn resistance from anti-government protesters in Bangkok and several northern provinces Monday as the death toll from four days of clashes in the capital rose to 35.

Monday, May 17, 2010 11:08:30 AM

Statins reduce risk of clot-related diseases
Washington, May 17 (IANS) People likely to face clot-related diseases may benefit from common cholesterol-lowering drugs known as statins, says a new study.

Monday, May 17, 2010 11:08:14 AM

Toronto film festival gets swank new home
Toronto, May 17 (IANS) The Toronto International Film Festival (TIFF) will have a permanent home from this year, the organizers said.

Monday, May 17, 2010 8:30:30 AM

Dawood Ibrahim third on Forbes' Most Wanted Fugitives list
Washington, May 17 (IANS) Dawood Ibrahim, India's most wanted man suspected of having organized the 1993 Mumbai bombings, figures third on the Forbes' Most Wanted Fugitives list topped by Osama bin Laden for a second time.

Monday, May 17, 2010 8:05:18 AM

Blood bath in Mexico bar: eight dead, 19 injured
Mexico City, May 17 (DPA) Armed attackers shot their way into a bar in the city of Torreon, killing eight people and injuring another 19, according to media reports Sunday.

Monday, May 17, 2010 3:39:14 AM

We want to kick on from here: Collingwood
Bridgetown, (Barbados), May 17 (IANS) After lifting the World Twenty20 trophy, Paul Collingwood hoped their first major world title will herald a new beginning for English cricket.

Monday, May 17, 2010 1:36:10 AM

England outclass Australia to win World Twenty20
Bridgetown (Barbados), May 17 (IANS) England produced an all-round performance as they outclassed Australia by seven wickets to win the World Twenty20 for their first major world title, at the Kensington Oval here Sunday.

Monday, May 17, 2010 1:10:54 AM

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