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Over 3,100 athletes in Delhi for CWG
New Delhi, Sep 28 (IANS) Over 3,100 Indian and foreign athletes have arrived here for the Oct 3-14 Commonwealth Games. Around 850 athletes arrived Tuesday.

Tuesday, September 28, 2010 7:52:43 PM

Army to hand over footbridge near Nehru stadium soon
New Delhi, Sep 28 (IANS) Around 600 combat engineers of the Indian Army, working on war footing for a little over four days, have managed to rebuild a footbridge near the Jawaharlal Nehru Stadium -- days after it collapsed causing embarrassment ahead of the showpiece Commonwealth Games.

Tuesday, September 28, 2010 7:44:40 PM

Extra vigil but no sealing of borders during Games
New Delhi, Sep 28 (IANS) Delhi Police will increase its vigil but will not seal the 13 major entry-exit points of the capital during the Commonwealth Games, police said Tuesday.

Tuesday, September 28, 2010 7:21:30 PM

South African athletes move into CWG Village
New Delhi, Sep 28 (IANS) Saying they were 'very happy' with the facilities, South African athletes checked into the Commonwealth Games Village Tuesday, five days ahead of the Oct 3-14 mega sporting event.

Tuesday, September 28, 2010 7:08:03 PM

Australia's CWG contingent to be the largest: Envoy
New Delhi, Sep 28 (IANS) After being one of the harshest critics of India's preparations for the Commonwealth Games, Australia Tuesday said it will be fielding the single largest contingent at the Oct 3-14 event.

Tuesday, September 28, 2010 6:51:09 PM

Wholesome praise for CWG, Chidambaram reviews security (Evening Lead)
New Delhi, Sep 28 (IANS) With five days to go for the Commonwealth Games, the much-maligned Games Village came in for wholesome praise from visitors as Home Minister P. Chidambaram reviewed final security arrangements.

Tuesday, September 28, 2010 6:39:06 PM

Athletes soak in sun, music at Games Village
New Delhi, Sep 28 (IANS) From a leisurely walk in the autumn sun to foot-tapping music at dance rehearsals, many of the 2,000 athletes and officials already in the Commonwealth Games Village find they have a lot to soak in at the international zone.

Tuesday, September 28, 2010 6:35:46 PM

CWG's left-over work will be done by Oct 3: Dikshit
New Delhi, Sep 28 (IANS) Not giving any deadline for completing work left on Commonwealth Games projects, Delhi Chief Minister Sheila Dikshit Tuesday promised that all venues and the Games Village will be ready before the mega event begins Oct 3.

Tuesday, September 28, 2010 6:31:35 PM

Suspended Games committee official moves court
New Delhi, Sep 28 (IANS) The Delhi High Court Tuesday issued notice to Commonwealth Games Organising Committee on a petition by M. Jayachandran, who was suspended on corruption charges. He has sought reinstatement and Rs.5 crore damages for defamation.

Tuesday, September 28, 2010 6:19:24 PM

Concern over 40,000 northeast women hired for CWG services
Shillong, Sep 28 (IANS) An estimated 40,000 women from India's northeast were recruited by various escort services for the Commonwealth Games, sparking fears that a vast majority of the women could be engaged in a prostitution racket in New Delhi during the 12-day mega event, rights groups and a minister said here Tuesday.

Tuesday, September 28, 2010 6:14:41 PM

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