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Pakistan protesters break into PTV office

By | September 1, 2014

Islamabad, Sep 1 : Protesters Monday took over the Pakistan Television (PTV) network office here, as a result of which transmission has disrupted in Islamabad.… Read it!

Thompson, Stewart sweep 100 metres at Berlin meet

By | September 1, 2014

Berlin, Sep 1 : Trinidadian Richard Thompson won the men’s 100 metres at the ISTAF athletics meet here as the Caribbean swept both sprints.… Read it!

Green offices make workers happy – and productive

By | September 1, 2014

London, Sep 1 : Want to be happy and productive at work? Keep a plant next to your computer.… Read it!

Peng Shuai reaches US Open quarters for first time

By | September 1, 2014

New York, Sep 1 : World No.39 Peng Shuai of China defeated Lucie Safarova of the Czech Republic 6-3, 6-4 to reach the US Open quarter-finals, marking her first women’s singles final eight appearance in a Grand Slam tournament.… Read it!

Chanderpaul, Jeffers amongst runs in warm-up against Bangladesh

By | September 1, 2014

Basseterre (St. Kitts), Sep 1 : Shivnarine Chanderpaul warmed up for next week’s first Test with a fluent, unbeaten half-century but Shane Jeffers took centrestage with a stunning century, on the second day of the three-day tour match against Bangladesh … Read it!

Jennifer Lawrence’s nude photos leaked online

By | September 1, 2014

Los Angeles, Sep 1 : Actress Jennifer Lawrence’s nude photographs are being circulated on the internet space after her phone was reportedly hacked.… Read it!

Robinho recalled to Brazil squad

By | September 1, 2014

Rio de Janeiro, Sep 1 : Brazil coach Dunga has handed an international recall to former Real Madrid striker Robinho for football friendlies against Colombia and Ecuador.… Read it!

Glucose by-product damages ‘good’ cholesterol

By | September 1, 2014

London, Sep 1 : In developments which could lead scientists to hunt for new drugs to fight heart diseases, researchers have discovered that a substance formed from glucose in the body turns “good” cholesterol into “bad”, increasing risk of heart … Read it!

Two goalless draws in German Bundesliga

By | September 1, 2014

Berlin, Sep 1 : The second round of German Bundesliga season closed with two goalless draws, as spectators in Freiburg and Mainz had very little to cheer about.… Read it!

Sandro on the spot as Barca find another young hero

By | September 1, 2014

Madrid, Sep 1 : FC Barcelona found another young hero as a late goal from B-team striker Sandro Ramirez gave them a narrow 1-0 win away to Villarreal to maintain their 100 percent winning start to the Spanish Primera Liga … Read it!