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Marsh, Hooper not moving in together

London, Aug 1 (IANS) Actress Kym Marsh and her boyfriend Dan Hooper are not planning to move in together, says the actress' spokesman. Kym and Dan have no plans to move in together, eonline.com quoted the spokesman as saying. The Coronation Street star has been dating her personal trainer for three months following her split from her husband Jamie Lomas. She had filed for divorce...

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Commonwealth Games medals tally

Glasgow, Aug 1 (IANS) England are leading medals table with 44 gold, 40 silver and 39 bronze in the 20th Commonwealth Games. India are now fifth with a tally of 47 medals, including 13 gold, 20 silver and 14 bronze. Country Gold Silver Bronze Total England 44 40 39 123 Australia 36 36 41 113 Canada 22 13 25 65 Scotland 14 13 16 43 India 13 ...

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Sharath Kamal-Amalraj in semi-finals of Commonwealth Games

Glasgow, Aug 1 (IANS) India's men's doubles pair of Achanta Sharath Kamal and Anthony Amalraj made it to the semi-finals beating England's Danny Reed and Sam Walker in the table tennis quarterfinal in the 2014 Commonwealth Games at the Scotstoun Sports Campus here Thursday. Sharath Kamal and Amalraj won 12-10, 11-6, 7-11, 11-8 against the English pair in the quarterfinal. They had beaten...

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Gowda lands discus gold, wrestlers Yogeshwar, Babita triumph

Glasgow, Aug 1 (IANS) Discus thrower Vikas Gowda broke a 56-year jinx, to toast with gold alongside wrestlers Yogeshwar Dutt and Babita Kumari as India snaked up to the fifth spot in the medal race at the Commonwealth Games here Thursday. After a day of elusive hunt, Indian sportspersons clinched the shining yellow medal thrice - in a replay of their exploits Tuesday - besides a silver a...

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Explosion hits Chinese chemical plant

Beijing, Aug 1 (IANS) An explosion ripped through a chemical plant in China's Jiangsu province Thursday evening. There was no immediate casualty. The blast occurred in Changzhou City at 7.50 p.m. after a fire started at around 6 p.m. in the chemical plant of Yanjin Shihua Co. Ltd., Xinhua quoted authorities as saying. ...

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Worked hard on my strength: Yogeshwar

Glasgow, Aug 1 (IANS) Indian wrestler Yogeshwar Dutt said Thursday that he worked hard on his strengths to win the gold here in the men's freestyle 65kg category in the 2014 Commonwealth Games. It was the Olympic bronze medallist's first gold medal in a major international event ever since his pet 60kg category was removed by world body FILA last year. The Indian had won the 2010 Commonw...

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Depression never lasts long with me: Pattinson

Los Angeles, Aug 1 (IANS) Actor Robert Pattinson feels lucky that his period of depression does not last very long. I kind of like my anxiety in a funny sort of way and I like my peaks and troughs, dailymail.co.uk quoted Pattinson as saying. Luckily depression never lasts long with me, added the Twilight star, who suffered from a heartbreak in 2012. The 28-year-old has co...

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India to play for bronze in men's fours lawn bowls

Glasgow, Aug 1 (IANS) India went down to England 12-14 in the semi-finals of the men's fours lawn bowls in the 2014 Commonwealth Games here Thursday and will face Australia for the bronze medal Friday. India had made it to the semi-finals beating Norfolk Islands in the quarterfinals at the Kelvingrove Lawn Bowls centre. India won 26-4 against Norfolk Islands. ...

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Shuttlers Kashyap, Srikanth reach CWG quarters

Glasgow, Aug 1 (IANS) Indian shuttlers had a fantastic outing at the Commonwealth Games Thursday as most of them won their respective Round of 16 matches to proceed to the quarter-finals at the Emirates Arena here. To start with, men's singles second seed Parupalli Kashyap needed only 24 minutes to move past Australia's Jeff Tho 21-7, 21-8 while fifth seed R.M.V. Gurusaidutt beat Andrew ...

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Dipika-Joshana reach women's doubles squash semis

Glasgow, Aug 1 (IANS) India's squash stars Dipika Pallikal and Joshana Chinappa reached the women's doubles semi-finals with a comprehensive win at the Commonwealth Games here Thursday. The duo beat New Zealand's Joelle King and Amanda Landers-Murphy 11-9, 11-5 in the quarterfinal at the Scotstoun Sports Campus. Meanwhile, Saurav Ghosal and Harinder Pal Sandhu brought up a tough ...

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Indian medal winners at the 2014 Commonwealth Games

Glasgow, Aug 1 (IANS) The following is the list of Indian medal winners at the 2014 Commonwealth Games here: Gold: Sanjita Khumukchan: women's 48 kg weightlifting Sukhen Dey: men's 56 kg weightlifting Abhinav Bindra: men's 10 metre air rifle shooting Apurvi Chandela: women's 10 metre air rifle shooting Rahi Sarnobat: women's 25 metre pistol shootin...

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Perfect day for Indian shuttlers at CWG

Glasgow, Aug 1 (IANS) Indian shuttlers had a perfect day at the Commonwealth Games as all of them won their respective Round of 16 matches to proceed to the quarter-finals at the Emirates Arena here Thursday. To start with, men's singles second seed Parupalli Kashyap needed only 24 minutes to move past Australia's Jeff Tho 21-7, 21-8 while fifth seed R.M.V. Gurusaidutt beat Andrew D'Souz...

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Tintu fails to qualify for women's 800m final

Glasgow, Aug 1 (IANS) Indian athlete Tintu Luka failed to qualify for the women's 800 metres final at the Commonwealth Games here Thursday. The 25-year-old could only manage to finish seventh out of eight competitors in the first semi-final which was won by Kenya's Eunice Sum in two minutes and 1.38 seconds at the Hampden Park Stadium. Tintu led the race for a brief period toward...

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Ebola outbreak: $100 mn response plan in West Africa

Geneva, Aug 1 (IANS) The director-general of the World Health Organisation (WHO) and presidents of West African countries hit by the Ebola virus outbreak will Friday meet in Guinea to launch a new $100 million response plan. The scale of the Ebola outbreak, and the persistent threat it poses, requires WHO and Guinea, Liberia and Sierra Leone to take the response to a new level, and this ...

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Gowda wins India's first athletics gold at 2014 CWG

Glasgow, August 1 (IANS) Vikas Gowda brought in India's first athletics medal from the 2014 Commonwealth Games when he won the discus throw gold in the final at the Hampden Park Stadium here Thursday. With the achievement, Gowda became India's only second male athlete to win a gold at the Commonwealth Games after the legendary Milkha Singh won the 440 yard gold way back in 1958 at Cardif...

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Bail plea of pub brawl accused rejected

New Delhi, August 1 (IANS) A court here Thursday rejected the anticipatory bail plea of Parth Wadia, the grandson of liquor baron Kishanlal Wadia, in connection with a pub brawl case. Central Bureau of Investigation Special Judge G. P. Singh refused to grant anticipatory bail to Wadia after Delhi Police told the court that Wadia was not co-operating in the investigation. Earlier,...

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SC sets up panel to investigate Meerut fire

New Delhi, July 31 (IANS) The Supreme Court Thursday appointed Justice (retd.) S.B. Sinha as one-man commission to inquire into the 2006 fire tragedy at a consumer exhibition in Uttar Pradesh's Meerut that left 64 people dead and hundreds injured. A bench of Justice Dipak Misra and Justice V. Gopala Gowda asked Justice Sinha to submit the report by Jan 31, 2015. Setting aside the...

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Indian grapplers wrap up with two golds, a silver and a bronze

Glasgow, July 31 (IANS) Indian wrestlers put on an inspiring show winning two gold medals and a silver and bronze each on the last day of the wrestling competition in the 2014 Commonwealth Games at the SECC Hall here Thursday. Olympic medallist Yogeshwar Dutt and Babita Kumari clinched the gold medals while Geetika Jakhar and Pawan Kumar got the silver and the bronze medal respectively. ...

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Gowda wins India's first 2014 CWG athletics medal

Glasgow, July 31 (IANS) Discus thrower Vikas Gowda won India's first gold medal from athletics in the 2014 Commonwealth Games at the Hampden Park Stadium here Thursday. The 31-year-old Gowda converted the silver he had won four years ago in New Delhi in to the yellow metal with a best throw of 63.64 metres. Cypriot Apostolos Parellis took the silver with 63.32m and Jamaican Jason...

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US reaches out to Modi government, India says cyber snooping unacceptable

New Delhi, July 31 (IANS) The US reached out to the new Indian government of Prime Minister Narendra Modi promising to partner it in its vision of Sabka saath sabka vikasa or development for all, even as India raised the issue of America's cyber snooping and termed it unacceptable between friends. Visiting US Secretary of State John Kerry said that Prime Minister Narendra Modi's vision o...

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