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Somdev gives India 1-0 lead in Davis Cup
Kaohsiung (Taiwan), March 6 (IANS) Somdev Devvarman defeated Ti Chen 7-5, 6-4, 6-4 to give India a 1-0 lead over Chinese Taipei in a Davis Cup tennis match in the Asia-Oceania Group I here Friday.

Friday, March 06, 2009 11:28:11 AM

Louis Vuitton accuses Chinese firm of selling counterfeits
Shanghai, March 6 (Xinhua) A Chinese court has opened trial against a Shanghai company which French luxury firm Louis Vuitton Malletier (LV) claims had been selling fakes of its products.

Friday, March 06, 2009 11:14:32 AM

Honda sells F1 team to former manager Brawn
Tokyo, March 6 (DPA) Honda Motor Co has sold its Formula One racing team to its former manager Ross Brawn, Japan's second largest carmaker announced here Friday.

Friday, March 06, 2009 10:56:18 AM

Illegal immigrant caught after 28 years in Hong Kong
Hong Kong, March 6 (DPA) Hong Kong officials are considering whether to send home an illegal immigrant who lived undetected in the wealthy former British colony for 28 years, a news report said Friday.

Friday, March 06, 2009 10:06:45 AM

Tibet under siege ahead of anniversary, activists say
Beijing, March 6 (DPA) China has placed Tibet under 'de facto martial law' ahead of the 50th anniversary of the uprising against Chinese rule March 10, 1959, activists said Friday.

Friday, March 06, 2009 10:00:02 AM

North Korean threats to flights 'distinctly unhelpful': US
Washington, March 6 (DPA) The US said Thursday that North Korea's threats against South

Friday, March 06, 2009 1:03:57 AM

North Korea threatens to shoot down South Korean planes
Seoul, March 5 (DPA) North Korea Thursday indirectly threatened to shoot down South Korean passenger aircraft in its airspace, amid growing tension on the Korean peninsula.

Thursday, March 05, 2009 8:51:18 PM

Singles will decide India's Davis Cup fate
Kaohsiung (Chinese Taipei), March 5 (IANS) India's chances of winning their Davis Cup tennis Asia-Oceania Group I tie against Chinese Taipei, starting here Friday, hinge on the singles.

Thursday, March 05, 2009 7:40:01 PM

China ups spending, deficit at six-decade high
Beijing, March 5 (Xinhua) China Thursday announced a fiscal deficit budget of 950 billion yuan ($139 billion) for 2009, the highest in six decades, as the country boosts spending to cushion the impact of the global financial crisis.

Thursday, March 05, 2009 5:13:38 PM

Indonesia forms its first yoga association
Bali, March 5 (IANS) Despite all the hullabulloo about the ban on certain elements of yoga by the country's top Muslim body, Indonesia formed its first yoga association Thursday at the International Bali India Yoga festival.

Thursday, March 05, 2009 4:43:43 PM

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