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Schedule of Indian competitors in Olympics Wednesday
Beijing, Aug 13 (IANS) The schedule of Indian competitors on the fifth day of competition at the 29th Olympics Games here Wednesday:

Wednesday, August 13, 2008 6:59:17 AM

China bus accident kills 24
Urumqi (China), Aug 13 (Xinhua) At least 24 people, including children, were killed Tuesday when a bus overturned in China's northwestern region of Xinjiang Uygur, officials said.

Wednesday, August 13, 2008 1:14:56 AM

Medals Tally on the fourth day
Beijing, Aug 12 (DPA) Following is the medals tally after the fourth day's competition at 29th Olympic Games here Tuesday.

Tuesday, August 12, 2008 11:12:33 PM

Nadal, Federer, Williams sisters dominate with Olympic routs
Beijing, Aug 12 (DPA) Rafael Nadal continued his march towards Beijing Olympic honours with a 6-1, 6-2 thrashing of former number one Lleyton Hewitt Tuesday.

Tuesday, August 12, 2008 10:17:47 PM

Phelps swims to ninth gold, US and China grab four golds each
Beijing, Aug 12 (DPA) US superstar Michael Phelps won the 200m freestyle in world record time Tuesday, making him only the fifth Olympian in history to have won nine golds.

Tuesday, August 12, 2008 10:17:15 PM

Khade sets national record but fails to qualify for semifinal
Beijing, Aug 12 (IANS) Indian swimmer Veerdhawal Khade came up with his best performance, setting a new national record in 100-metre freestyle in the Olympics, but that was not good enough to take him to the next round of the Olympic Games swimming at the National Aquatics Centre (NAC) here Tuesday.

Tuesday, August 12, 2008 10:05:30 PM

Paes, Bhupathi raise hope after Rathore misfires
Beijing, Aug 12 (IANS) India's Old tennis warhorses Leander Paes and Mahesh Bhupathi gave hope to their fans back home with an emphatic victory after the famed shooters caused wrenching heartbreaks at the Olympic Games here Tuesday.

Tuesday, August 12, 2008 9:32:23 PM

Akhil, Jitender outpunch rivals, enter prequarters
Beijing, Aug 12 (IANS) Indian boxers Akhil Kumar and Jitender Kumar punched their opponents hard to notch up convincing wins and advance to the pre-quarterfinals in their respective events of the boxing competition at the Olympic Games here.

Tuesday, August 12, 2008 9:30:02 PM

Cambodia indicts first former Khmer Rouge leader
Phnom Penh, Aug 12 (DPA) Nearly 30 years after the regime ended, a joint UN-Cambodian court set up to try former Khmer Rouge leaders Tuesday announced it had indicted its first defendant - a former torture centre commandant.

Tuesday, August 12, 2008 9:04:11 PM

Paes-Bhupathi win first round, to meet Chilean pair next
Beijing, Aug 12 (IANS) Leander Paes, playing his fifth Olympic Games, and Mahesh Bhupathi, his fourth, began their campaign on a wining note in what could be their last attempt together to add an Olympic doubles medal to their already burgeoning collection.

Tuesday, August 12, 2008 9:03:45 PM

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