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Asian Games athletics: CWG gold medallist Krishna gets bronze in discus throw
Guangzhou, Nov 23 (IANS) India's Krishna Poonia bettered her gold winning throw at the Commonwealth Games but it could only win her a bronze in the women's discus throw event at the Asian Games here Tuesday.

Tuesday, November 23, 2010 5:24:16 PM

Tehran declares holiday for pollution
Tehran, Nov 23 (IANS) Tehran will observe a public holiday Wednesday due to 'alarming' rise of air pollution in the city, the official media reports.

Tuesday, November 23, 2010 5:14:20 PM

Asian Games hockey: India go down to Malaysia in semifinal
Guangzhou, Nov 23 (IANS) India lost to Malaysia through Muhamad Amin Rahim's golden goal in a thrilling men's hockey semifinal in the Asian Games here Tuesday.

Tuesday, November 23, 2010 5:12:42 PM

North Korea fires at South Korean island, two dead
Seoul, Nov 23 (DPA) Two South Korean marines were killed and at least 13 injured Tuesday when North Korea fired artillery at a South Korean island near the two countries' border in the Yellow Sea, South Korean news reports said.

Tuesday, November 23, 2010 4:16:13 PM

Asian Games athletics: Krishna wins women's discuss throw bronze
Guangzhou, Nov 23 (IANS) India's Krishna Poonia won a bronze medal in the women's discus throw event at the Asian Games here Tuesday.

Tuesday, November 23, 2010 4:11:54 PM

Toll in Cambodian festival stampede rises to 378
Phnom Penh, Nov 23 (DPA) A government spokesman said Tuesday that 378 people had died and 755 were injured in a stampede on a crowded bridge.

Tuesday, November 23, 2010 4:02:30 PM

Asian Games archery: Deepika loses bronze play-off
Guangzhou, Nov 23 (IANS) India's 16-year-old archery sensation Deepika Kumari could not live up to expectations at the Asian Games as she lost the bronze medal match 2-6 to Kwon Un Sil of North Korea in the women's individual recurve event here Tuesday.

Tuesday, November 23, 2010 4:01:23 PM

Pakistan to enlarge pictorial warning on cigarette packs
Islamabad, Nov 23 (IANS) The Pakistan government will increase the size of the pictorial health warning on cigarette packets from 30 to 50 percent, a media report said Tuesday.

Tuesday, November 23, 2010 3:47:43 PM

Asian Games: Somdev clinches historic gold, archer Deepika misses bronze
Guangzhou, Nov 23 (IANS) Somdev Devvarman clinched a historical singles gold medal in men's tennis singles while 16-year-old archery sensation Deepika Kumari could not live up to the expectations as she lost the bronze medal match 2-6 to Kwon Un Sil of North Korea in the women's individual recurve event at the Asian Games here Tuesday.

Tuesday, November 23, 2010 3:30:44 PM

Asian Games tennis: Somdev stuns Istomin, wins gold
Guangzhou, Nov 23 (IANS) Somdev Devvarman Tuesday became the first Indian to win a singles gold medal in the Asian Games tennis, stunning top-seed Denis Istomin of Uzbekistan 6-1, 6-2 here Tuesday.

Tuesday, November 23, 2010 3:15:43 PM

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