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North Korean dictator Kim Jong-Un fed naked uncle to starving dogs, report says

Saturday 4 January '14

The report added the entire process was supervised by Kim, 30, along with 300 senior officials.
Ronaldo gets top state honour

Saturday 4 January '14

The Real Madrid forward, named FIFA player of the year in 2008, is Portugal’s most famous athlete.
Petrol price hiked 75p/ltr, diesel 50p with effect from midnight tonight

Friday 3 January '14

The drive is getting dearer by the day as petrol and diesel prices have been hiked yet again.
Sports bar: Bombings spark Sochi concerns

Wednesday 1 January '14

Bombings in Russia serve as a chilling reminder of what the Winter Olympics represent to terrorists
Heavyweight bout on Boxing Day: Top of table Liverpool play Manchester City

Thursday 26 December '13

Man City and Liverpool should provide a glut of goals when title challengers play on Thursday.
Decided to hold rates even before inflation data: Rajan

Tuesday 24 December '13

‘Don’t judge me by whether I raise interest rates in every meeting’.
Iniesta agrees 3-year deal

Friday 20 December '13

Rosell says that Iniesta will likely sign his new contract on Monday.
Harris tweets in drunken state

Thursday 19 December '13

The tweet has since been removed but newspapers took a screenshot and it was widely reproduced.
Anand in London Rapids

Thursday 12 December '13

Viswanathan Anand is set to be back in competitive circuit after the World Championship loss.
Exports up 5.86 pc in November, trade deficit narrows

Wednesday 11 December '13

Imports fell by 16.37 per cent to $33.83 billion, which is the lowest figure since March 2011.
Boxer Akhil back in the ring

Tuesday 10 December '13

All India Police Games which started on Monday in Ranchi, Jharkhand.
Archers win silver, bronze

Tuesday 10 December '13

Tarundeep Rai stunned Olympic silver medalist Brady Ellison en route to a silver medal.
Mandela's memorial service, funeral expected to witness largest gathering of global leaders

Monday 9 December '13

The whole world is coming to South Africa, foreign ministry spokesman Clayson Monyela said.
BSE Sensex edges higher, Hero MotoCorp, Bajaj Auto gain

Friday 6 December '13

Power Grid shares rise 1.5 per cent after stronger-than-expected demand for its $1.1 bn share sale.
Sensex surges over 21,000 level as exit polls suggest BJP win in Assembly polls

Thursday 5 December '13

Benchmark BSE index rises after exit polls showed opposition BJP gaining in state Assembly polls.
balance strikes claim to test spot

Saturday 30 November '13

Gary Ballance struck a patient half-century against a Cricket Australia Chairman's XI.
United SC hold East Bengal

Friday 29 November '13

East Bengal were inspired at the start, taking the lead with Edeh Chidi's 32nd minute goal.
New Pak Army Chief Gen Raheel Sharif, brother of ’71 war hero

Thursday 28 November '13

Lt Gen Rashad Mahmood made head of Joint Chiefs of Staff Committee.
Infantry officer Raheel Sharif is new chief of Pakistani army

Wednesday 27 November '13

Kayani, 61, who has led the Pakistani army for six years, retires.


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