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I was determined to win this time, says Somdev
Kaohsiung (Taiwan), March 8 (IANS) India's No.1 Somdev Devvarman, who carried the Davis Cup tennis team to a sensational 3-2 triumph over Chinese Taipei, said Sunday that he was determined to win after losing all his three previous singles matches in the competition last year.

Sunday, March 08, 2009 6:47:54 PM

Randhawa grabs Thailand Open for eighth Asian Tour win
Phuket, March 8 (IANS) Jyoti Randhawa grabbed sole lead by the fifth hole on the final day and never relinquished it en route to carding a five-under 65 and winning the Singha Thailand Open by a comfortable two-shot margin over co-leader Rhys Davies of Wales here Sunday.

Sunday, March 08, 2009 5:37:45 PM

Davis Cup: Somdev stuns Lu to give India winning point
Kaohsiung (Taiwan), March 8(IANS) Somdev Devvarman produced his best tennis Sunday to outclass World No. 59 Lu Yen-hsun 6-1, 6-2, 6-3 to pilot India into the third round of the Davis Cup Asia-Oceania Group I, beating Chinese Taipei (Taiwan) here at the Yang-Ming Tennis Centre.

Sunday, March 08, 2009 3:46:49 PM

South Korea to produce wood pellet fuel in Indonesia
Seoul, March 8 (IANS) South Korea has signed an agreement with Indonesia to produce wood pellets that are cheaper and cleaner to burn than fossil fuels, WAM reported.

Sunday, March 08, 2009 3:05:51 PM

Randhawa wins Thailand Open
Phuket, March 8 (IANS) Indian golfer Jyoti Randhawa won the $500,000 Singha Thailand Open title at the par-70 Laguna Phuket Golf Club here Sunday.

Sunday, March 08, 2009 2:39:55 PM

India beat Taiwan 3-2 in Davis Cup tie
Kaohsiung (Taiwan), March 8 (IANS) India won their Davis Cup Asia-Oceania Group I tie against Chinese Taipei (Taiwan) 3-2 at the Yang Ming Tennis Centre here Sunday.

Sunday, March 08, 2009 2:27:42 PM

FBI to arrive in Bangladesh Sunday to investigate mutiny
Dhaka, March 8 (Xinhua) A team of the US Federal Bureau of Investigation (FBI) would arrive here Sunday to help the country investigate the Feb 25 border guards mutiny, Foreign Minister Dipu Moni said.

Sunday, March 08, 2009 1:02:49 PM

Somdev clinches Davis Cup tie for India
Kaohsiung (Chinese Taipei), March 8 (IANS) India won their Davis Cup tie against Chinese Taipei after Somdev Devvarman beat Lu Yen-hsun to give the visitors an unassailable 3-1 lead in the Asia-Oceania Group I fixture here Sunday.

Sunday, March 08, 2009 11:05:56 AM

A unique mission: Beijing man tests radiation in the community
Beijing, March 8 (Xinhua) Holding a black electronic gadget, Cheng Jing, a 38-year-old man who lives here carefully reads the figures on its screen and jots them down in a notebook. Cheng is a voluntary 'radiation examiner' in the community.

Sunday, March 08, 2009 10:53:55 AM

Indonesian scholars praise Indian ulema for endorsing yoga
Bali, March 8 (IANS) Many Islamic scholars in Indonesia agree with Indian clerics that yoga doesn't contradict Islam and point to many similarities between the two. Their views are helping Muslims who practise yoga resolve their dilemma in the face of a ban on certain elements of the ancient health technique.

Sunday, March 08, 2009 10:00:59 AM

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