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1,150 athletes to arrive Wednesday
New Delhi, Sep 29 (IANS) Around 1,150 athletes and officials, including 58 from Pakistan, will arrive at the Commonwealth Games Village Wednesday.

Wednesday, September 29, 2010 12:39:15 PM

Finally, all bright and sunny for Commonwealth Games
New Delhi, Sep 29 (IANS) There is nothing quite like having the sun on the back to lift the mood, especially after experiencing unprecedented rains that all but swept the Commonwealth Games down the Yamuna.

Wednesday, September 29, 2010 11:17:01 AM

Five-star hotel chains assist in cleaning CWG village
New Delhi, Sep 29 (IANS) Bringing heavy duty equipment and expert staff, top five-star hotel chains, including the Taj Hotels Resorts and Palaces, are helping in the last-minute massive clean-up drive at the Commonwealth Games Village, officials said.

Wednesday, September 29, 2010 10:40:28 AM

'CWG stadium sting dishonest'
New Delhi, Sep 29 (IANS) Popular Australian TV channel ABC claimed that the alleged sting operation by another Channel Seven on alleged security lapse at the Commonwealth Games was 'ridiculous and dishonest', but the latter has threatened to sue them.

Wednesday, September 29, 2010 3:34:31 AM

Chidambaram briefed on Games preparations, security
New Delhi, Sep 29 (IANS) Home Minister P. Chidambaram was Tuesday evening briefed by Delhi's Lieutenant Governor Tejendra Khanna about the steps being taken to improve the condition at the 'filthy' Games Village and also the security measures put in place for the Commonwealth Games.

Wednesday, September 29, 2010 3:28:45 AM

Athletes can participate in CWG after suspension lifted: WADA
New Delhi, Sep 28 (IANS) The World Anti-Doping Agency (WADA) Tuesday clarified that the athletes who had tested positive for methylhexnamine can participate in the Commonwealth Games as the provisional suspension has been lifted following the shifting of the drug from the non-specified to the specified category.

Tuesday, September 28, 2010 10:55:38 PM

Some African players move into CWG village, others wait for clean rooms
New Delhi, Sep 28 (IANS) While most of the countries participating in the Oct 3-14 Commonwealth Games are satisfied with the facilities at the Games Village, diplomats of some African nations are monitoring 'day-by-day' the cleaning up of the apartments, hoping they will be ready for their players' arrival in the next day or two.

Tuesday, September 28, 2010 8:12:46 PM

Indian-origin Canadian hockey captain ready for tough challenge
New Delhi, Sep 28 (IANS) For Canada's veteran hockey captain Ken Pereira, the Oct 3-14 Commonwealth Games will be special. He is the first team sport player to be the flag bearer of his nation and that too in the country of his origin, India.

Tuesday, September 28, 2010 8:05:34 PM

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

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