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Nigeria cautioned after beating Kenya
Abuja, June 6 (IANS) The Nigeria Football Association (NFA) has warned the national team, known as Super Eagles, not to be carried away by the victory over the Harambee Stars of Kenya.

Thursday, June 06, 2013 2:07:47 PM

Chechen tycoon in line for stake in Israeli football team
Tel Aviv, June 6 (IANS/RIA Novosti) A Chechen businessman is to become an unlikely part-owner of one of Israel's biggest and most stridently nationalist football teams, the current majority owner said.

Thursday, June 06, 2013 1:43:41 PM

AFC president congratulates Japan for World Cup berth
Kuala Lumpur, June 6 (IANS) Asian Football Confederation (AFC) president Salman Bin Ebrahim Al Khalifa has congratulated the Japan national team on their qualification for the 2014 FIFA World Cup Brazil.

Thursday, June 06, 2013 1:39:45 PM

'Tables turned: Sharif PM, Musharraf under arrest'
Islamabad, June 6 (IANS) The "tables have turned" in Pakistan, said a leading daily Thursday pointing out that Nawaz Sharif is again occupying the prime minister's chair while erstwhile military strongman General Pervez Musharraf is under arrest

Thursday, June 06, 2013 1:27:41 PM

Japan's PM unveils economic liberalization plan
Tokyo, June 6 (IANS/EFE) Japanese Prime Minister Shinzo Abe has unveiled a plan to deregulate and boost investment in certain key sectors of the world's third-largest economy.

Thursday, June 06, 2013 1:15:43 PM

Thailand Open: Saina caps off a good day for Indians
Bangkok, June 5 (IANS) India's Saina Nehwal moved in to the second round of the Thailand Grand Prix Gold badminton tournament with relative ease while compatriot Arundhati Pantwane had to fight hard in the opening round of women's singles event here Wednesday.

Wednesday, June 05, 2013 8:05:54 PM

Fenerbahce in talk with Zenit defender Alves
Ankara, June 5 (IANS) Turkish football giant Fenerbahce announced Wednesday that they were in talk with Portugal's Bruno Alves for a move from Russia's Zenit St. Petersburg.

Wednesday, June 05, 2013 7:43:55 PM

Experts think gene doping not yet in existence
Beijing, June 5 (IANS) Scientific experts and representatives from the World Anti-Doping Agency (WADA) and the International Olympic Committee (IOC) Wednesday met here to review the progress in combatting gene and cell doping.

Wednesday, June 05, 2013 7:39:57 PM

China beat USA to reach water polo final
Beijing, June 5 (IANS) The Chinese women's water polo team stunned the United States 9-7 in the semifinals of the FINA World League Super Final here Wednesday.

Wednesday, June 05, 2013 7:15:54 PM

Nawaz Sharif back as Pakistan PM (Third Lead)
Islamabad, June 5 (IANS) Nawaz Sharif, who was Wednesday sworn in as Pakistan's prime minister after spending nearly 14 years in political wilderness, vowed to resolve the country's acute energy crisis and asked the US to stop drone strikes in the northwest tribal region.

Wednesday, June 05, 2013 7:15:53 PM

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