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In Cricket
Jan 19th, 2013
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Third ODI, HEC International Cricket Stadium Complex, Ranchi – England (155 all out from 42.2 overs) lost to India (157-3 from 28.1 overs: Kohli 77*) by seven wickets. India lead the five-match series 2-1. India romped to a seven-wicket win in the third ODI in Ranchi with 131 balls to spare aft...
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In Movie & Music
Jan 19th, 2013
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  January. Everyone knows it is when the mediocre to the truly awful hobble off to die a quick death after beating each other senseless for a quick buck in the box office arena. When a film gets slated for release it is because there are no other contenders to fight for those dollars, or it [&he...
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In Soccer
Jan 19th, 2013
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Up two after 25 minutes, Barcelona looked en route to a typical Blaugrana Saturday. Messi was on the board as was Pedro, the young Spaniard with only his fourth goal for the season. Against a team averaging fewer than a goal-and-a-half per game, it should have been enough, particularly considering Re...
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In 2013 Africa Cup of Nations
Jan 19th, 2013
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AFCON 2013 Result Angola and Morocco failed to take advantage of the earlier draw between South Africa and Cape Verde as they also failed to register a goal in their Group A clash in Johannesburg. Although the second match of the opening day of the 2013 African Cup of Nations produced a more entertai...
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In 2013 Africa Cup of Nations
Jan 19th, 2013
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Few hours ago, the 29th Africa Cup of Nations got underway when the host nation, South Africa, kicked off against Cape Verde, the island nation making their first appearance in the continental championship. Just as other confederation’s championships reflect their members, Cup of Nations is distinctl...
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In East Africa
Jan 19th, 2013
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About 4,000 jubilant, flag-waving Minnesota Somalis greeted their homeland’s new president Friday at the Minneapolis Convention Center, hailing his vows to bring peace, stability and opportunity to the nation after a generation of chaos. Hassan Sheikh Mohamud asked for patience in rebuilding th...
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In East Africa
Jan 19th, 2013
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The Ogaden National Liberation Front Army (ONLA) is continuing its offensive against Ethiopian army troops and its associated militia, where Ethiopian forces are engaged in fighting against ONLF freedom fighters. On January 16, 2013 ONLA received an intelligent tip that Ethiopian troops from the garr...
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In Algeria
Jan 19th, 2013
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Algeria — Islamists killed all seven of their remaining foreign captives on Saturday before being gunned down at a gas plant in the Algerian desert, state media said, ending one of the bloodiest international hostage crises in years. The 11 heavily armed men from a group known as “Signatories i...
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In 2013 Africa Cup of Nations
Jan 19th, 2013
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Johannesburg – Bafana Bafana and Cape Verde Islands played to a 0-0 draw in the opening game of the Africa Cup of Nations at the National Stadium on Saturday. Despite a a flurry of chances in the dying minutes, hosts South Africa were held to a goalless draw by Cape Verde Islands in the opening [&hel...
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In Nigeria
Jan 19th, 2013
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18 year old Ibrahim Mohammed Alilullah of Ilobu village in Ilobu LGA of Osun state and 50 year old yam hawker from Jalingo in Taraba state, Mohammed Ibrahim Idris, were on Friday paraded by the Department of State Security Service, SSS, as being part of the masterminds of the bomb attack at St. Andre...