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Flamengo post third straight league win

Rio De Janeiro, Sep 3 (IANS) Flamengo won their third straight match with a 3-0 victory over Avai in Brazil's Serie A championship late Wednesday. Alan Patrick opened the scoring just after the half-hour mark at the Maracana stadium before striker Kayke added two more in the second half, Xinhua news agency reported. The result lifted Flamengo to eighth in the 20-team standings wi...

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US Open results

New York, Sep 3 (IANS) The following are the US Open results on Wednesday, the third day of the 2015 tournament at Flushing Meadows (prefix number denotes seeding), according to Xinhua news agency. Men Second round 23-Roberto Bautista Agut, Spain, bt Pablo Carreqo-Busta, Spain, 4-6, 6-4, 6-0, 2-6, 6-4 14-David Goffin, Belgium, bt Ricardas Bera...

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Partly cloudy morning in Delhi

New Delhi, Sep 3 (IANS) It was a partly cloudy Thursday morning in the national capital with the minimum temperature settling at 27 degrees Celsius, the Met Office said. According to the weather office, the sky would remain generally cloudy throughout the day. The maximum temperature would hover around 36 degrees Celsius. The humidity at 8.30 am was recorded at 62 percent...

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Soldier, four guerrillas killed in Kashmir

Srinagar, Sep 3 (IANS) An Indian Army soldier and four guerrillas were killed in a night-long gunfight in Jammu and Kashmir's Kupwara district, an official said on Thursday. Security forces, including troops of the army's para regiment, Special Operations Group of state police (SOG) and CRPF, surrounded Vilgam (Handwara) village late Wednesday following information about a group of guerr...

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Brazil's Serie A results

Rio De Janeiro, Sep 3 (IANS) The following are the results from the latest round of matches in Brazil's Serie A championship completed on Wednesday, according to Xinhua news agency. Internacional bt Vasco da Gama 6-0 Joinville tied Sao Paulo 0-0 Ponte Preta lost to Cruzeiro 2-1 Atletico Mineiro vs Atletico Paranaense Flamengo vs Av...

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Nadal advances to US Open 3rd round

New York, Sep 3 (IANS/EFE) Spanish tennis icon Rafael Nadal advanced to the third round of the US Open on Wednesday after defeating Argentina's Diego Schwartzman 7-6(5), 6-3 and 7-5. Nadal will now face off Italy's Fabio Fognini, who beat Uruguayan Pablo Cuevas 6-3, 6-4 and 6-4 in the second round on Wednesday. Meanwhile, Spanish veteran David Ferrer moved through to the third ro...

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US stocks rebound strongly

New York, Sep 3 (IANS) The US stocks bounced back Wednesday following the deep decline of the previous session, as Wall Street assessed Federal Reserve's Beige Book amid mixed data. The Dow Jones Industrial Average jumped 293.03 points, or 1.82 percent, at 16,351.38, Xinhua news agency reported. The S&P 500 surged 35.01 points, or 1.83 percent, at 1,948.86. The Nasdaq Compos...

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China will never seek hegemony, expansion: President Xi

Beijing, Sep 3 (IANS) Chinese President Xi Jinping on Thursday said that China will remain committed to peaceful development and will never seek hegemony or expansion. We Chinese love peace. No matter how much stronger it may become, China will never seek hegemony or expansion, he said. It will never inflict its past suffering on any other nation, Xi added. Xi informed th...

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Tokyo stocks open higher on Thursday

Tokyo, Sep 3 (IANS) Tokyo stocks opened sharply higher on Thursday as investor sentiment was boosted by firm gains in the US stocks overnight and the yen's weakness against the dollar. At 9.15 a.m., the 225-issue Nikkei Stock Average was up 303.31 points, or 1.68 percent, from Wednesday at 18,398.71, Xinhua news agency reported. The broader Topix index of all First Section issue...

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Britney Spears's concert outburst

Los Angeles, Sep 3 (IANS) Singer Britney Spears praised the female audience members at her Las Vegas concert, before making a bizarre comment to the men. The 33-year-old was performing during her 'Piece of me' residency when she made the comment, reports femalefirst.co.uk. Look how beautiful the girls are, oh my God. Men, frankly, can suck my f***ing toe. But girls, I love you, s...

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Islamic organisation condemns IS vandalism against landmarks in Palmyra

Damascus, Sep 3 (IANS) The Islamic Educational, Scientific and Cultural Organisation (ISESCO) condemned the destruction of monuments and civilisational landmarks in Syria's Palmyra by the Islamic State (IS). The ISESCO said in a statement that these criminal acts are targeting a precious part of the history of the human civilisation, adding that they have to be firmly countered by the in...

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When Pattinson was dragged into Irish wedding

Los Angeles, Sep 3 (IANS) Actor Robert Pattinson was dragged into an Irish wedding after he was recognised at a hotel's bar. The 29-year-old was drinking at the Culloden Hotel in Belfast, Ireland, when he was spotted by a crowd of lively wedding guests, who immediately recognised him as the Hollywood actor and made him join in the celebrations, reports femalefirst.co.uk. Attendee...

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Pregnant Kelis craves tomatoes

Los Angeles, Sep 3 (IANS) Singer Kelis is pregnant with her second child and says she she's been craving tomatoes. I'm pregnant! I'm so excited! It's really amazing. My neighbour grows tomatoes and leaves them on my doorstep and I'll cut them up, use salt and pepper, and just eat them like that! Kelis said. The Milkshake hitmaker said that her second pregnancy has made her very...

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Jihadi groups attack two Shia towns in Syria

Damascus, Sep 3 (IANS) The Jaish al-Fateh rebel group unleashed a wide-scale offensive against two besieged Shia towns in northwestern Syria. Jaish al-Fateh, also known as the Conquer Army, mounted a violent offensive from three directions against the towns of Kafraya and Foa, two besieged Shia towns in the countryside of the northwestern province of Idlib, Xinhua news agency reported on...

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Drug was 'healing' for Miley Cyrus

Los Angeles, Sep 3 (IANS) Singer Miley Cyrus found hallucinogenic drugs healing. The 22-year-old is keen to try ayahuasca - an illegal blend of two plants, the ayahuasca vine and a shrub called chacruna which contains hallucinogenic drug dimethyltryptamine (DMT) - again because she loved the way it made her feel, reports nytimes.com. I think ayahuasca is a healing thing. I only d...

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Two suicide bombings hit mosque in Yemen, 30 killed

Sanaa, Sep 3 (IANS) Nearly 30 people were killed and 100 others injured when two suicide bombings targeted a Houthi-controlled mosque in Yemen's capital Sanaa. A security official of the country's interior ministry, which is controlled by Houthi rebels, said that a Shia mosque in Al-Jiraf district of Sanaa was hit by a suicide attack during evening prayers. Shortly after, a bomb...

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Ghana legendary footballer, coach Gyamfi dies

Accra, Sep 3 (IANS) Ghana football legend Charles Kumi Gyamfi died here after battling a protracted illness, Xinhau news agency reported. Gyamfi, 86, was the first African player to play in Germany when he joined Fortuna Düsseldorf football club in 1960. As a coach, he won the Africa Cup of Nations three times with Ghana in 1963, 1965 and 1982, making him the most successful Afr...

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Bobby Fischer was vocally confident: Maguire

Los Angeles, Sep 3 (IANS) Actor Tobey Maguire, who will portray Bobby Fischer in his next film titled Pawn Sacrifice, says the legendary chess champion was vocally very confident about his chances of winning a match. The story of Pawn Sacrifice revolves around Fischer's 1972 match with Russian chess grandmaster Boris Spassky whom he defeated to capture the World championship. I a...

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Nigeria's former football team captain to run for FIFA presidency

Abuja, Sep 3 (IANS) Nigeria's former national football team captain Segun Odegbami said he has informed the Nigeria Football Federation of his aspiration to run for the presidency of FIFA in the February 2016 election. Odegbami said his declaration for the FIFA presidency was borne out of the thought that it is high time the world football governing body was led by an African. He formall...

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Kylie Jenner debuts new ash blonde hair

Los Angeles, Sep 3 (IANS) Reality TV personality Kylie Jenner has debuted her new straightened long blonde tresses with dark roots. The 18-year-old TV personality shared her new look on Instagram on Tuesday. Kylie was seen sporting a cleavage-baring white crop top paired with a beige pencil skirt and matching heels, reports aceshowbiz.com. She captioned the image: Took ...

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