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Asian Games rowing: India win bronze in women's pair
Guangzhou, Nov 19 (IANS) India's Pratima Puhana and Pramila Prava Minz won the bronze medal in the women's pair rowing event at the Commonwealth Games here Friday.

Friday, November 19, 2010 9:28:27 AM

Asian Games rowing: Bajrang Lal wins historic gold for India
Guangzhou, Nov 19 (IANS) Bajrang Lal Takhar became the first Indian rower to win a gold medal in the Asian Games after he triumphed in the men's single sculls event here Friday.

Friday, November 19, 2010 9:11:21 AM

Pakistan protests ill-treatment of Haj pilgrims in Saudi Arabia
Islamabad, Nov 19 (IANS) Pakistan has lodged an official protest with Saudi Arabia after receiving reports of ill-treatment of thousands of Haj pilgrims from the country and sought a hefty compensation in this regard.

Friday, November 19, 2010 9:04:22 AM

Tokyo stocks rise on weaker yen, US rally
Tokyo, Nov 19 (DPA) Japanese shares rose in Friday morning trading following an overnight rally on Wall Street and as exporters were buoyed by a weaker yen.

Friday, November 19, 2010 8:34:18 AM

India's youngest Everest hero now an author
Kathmandu, Nov 19 (IANS) Delhi schoolboy Arjun Vajpai, who added a new chapter to mountaineering history six months ago by becoming the youngest Indian to summit Mt Everest, the highest peak in the world, is now set to join the ranks of his iconic mountaineer-authors by becoming an author himself.

Friday, November 19, 2010 8:27:19 AM

Planes prevented from colliding over Israel airport
Tel Aviv, Nov 18 (DPA) An alert air traffic controller at Israel's Ben Gurion International Airport prevented what could have been a major air disaster Thursday, when he spotted a flight which had just taken off straying into the path of an airplane preparing to land.

Thursday, November 18, 2010 11:45:17 PM

Asian Games badminton: Saina shocked by Pui
Guangzhou, Nov 18 (IANS) India's strong medal hope Saina Nehwal crashed out of the women's singles badminton quarterfinals, losing 8-21, 21-8, 19-21 to Hong Kong's Pui Yin Yip in a tense encounter at the Asian Games here Thursday.

Thursday, November 18, 2010 9:40:01 PM

Asian Games: Two silvers, bronze for India; shuttler Saina crashes out
Guangzhou, Nov 18 (IANS) Two silvers came India's way in rowing and a bronze in shooting at the Asian Games Thursday, while two medals were in sight in golf and one in boxing. Badminton medal hope Saina Nehwal crashed out of the women's singles while tennis star Sania Mirza advanced.

Thursday, November 18, 2010 9:26:00 PM

Asian Games badminton: Saina crashes out
Guangzhou, Nov 18 (IANS) India's medal hope Saina Nehwal crashed out of the badminton women's singles, going down to Hong Kong's Pui Yin Yip 8-21, 21-8, 19-21 in the quarterfinal at the Asian Games here Thursday.

Thursday, November 18, 2010 9:19:01 PM

Asian Games snooker: Advani, Aditya in snooker pre-quarters
Guangzhou, Nov 18 (IANS) India's Pankaj Advani scraped through 4-3 against Nisar Ahmed Safuddin of Qatar while Aditya scored an easy win over Lebanese Mazen Berjaoui 4-0 to enter the pre-quarterfinals of the men's snooker singles at the Asian Games here Thursday.

Thursday, November 18, 2010 9:09:49 PM

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