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Uncertain future for super cars as financial crisis bites
Maranello (Italy), April 10 (DPA) Manufacturers of super sports cars have just announced a host of new models, but many of them may not reach the showrooms, as the global financial crisis hits a customer segment previously immune to economic downturns.

Friday, April 10, 2009 7:44:17 AM

Fiji president revokes constitution, bans elections to 2014
Wellington, April 10 (DPA) Fijian President Ratu Josefa Iloilo, whose military government has been declared illegal by the Court of Appeal, revoked the constitution Friday and sacked the country's judges, according to reports from the capital Suva.

Friday, April 10, 2009 5:58:44 AM

Indian student drowns in sea in New Zealand
Mohali (Punjab), April 9 (IANS) Rajdeep Singh, a 25-year-old from Punjab who had gone to New Zealand in pursuit of a bright future and better job prospects, died after drowning in the sea there, his family said here Thursday.

Thursday, April 09, 2009 11:10:52 PM

Lee will have to earn his place for Ashes
Sydney, April 9 (IANS) Australian pacer Brett Lee might have been named in the squad for the One-day series against Pakistan but selectors' chairman Andrew Hilditch has warned that the pacer's performance will be closely monitored.

Thursday, April 09, 2009 6:15:38 PM

Symonds given a last chance by Aussie selectors
Sydney, April 9 (IANS) Austalian selectors have given one last chance to controversial all-rounder Andrew Symonds to prove his form by picking him for the the One-day series against Pakistan in the United Arab Emirates (UAE).

Thursday, April 09, 2009 6:03:23 PM

India colts beat Australia by 187 runs
Hobart, April 9 (IANS) The India under-19 team defeated Australia under-19 by a huge margin of 187 runs in their second limited overs cricket match at the Bellerive Oval here Thursday, keeping their momentum going in the series.

Thursday, April 09, 2009 4:03:42 PM

Indian immigrant killed in New Zealand road rage
Wellington, April 9 (IANS) A 78-year-old Indian immigrant who subscribed to the principles of Mahatma Gandhi was beaten to death in a road rage incident in New Zealand, it was reported Thursday.

Thursday, April 09, 2009 3:30:57 PM

Stronger rules needed to check slow over rates: Wisden
Sydney, April 9 (IANS) Cricketing Bible Wisden has come out with a solution to check the dawdling pace of Test cricket.

Thursday, April 09, 2009 3:28:55 PM

Indian beaten to death in New Zealand road rage
Wellington, April 9 (DPA) A 78-year-old Indian immigrant, who is said to have lived by the principles of Mahatma Gandhi, has been beaten to death in a road rage incident in New Zealand.

Thursday, April 09, 2009 2:47:57 PM

Military coup was illegal, rules Fiji court
Wellington, April 9 (DPA) Fiji's Court of Appeal Thursday ruled that the military coup that ousted an elected government in December 2006 was illegal, according to reports from the capital Suva.

Thursday, April 09, 2009 11:40:19 AM

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