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  • Italy suffer double injury blow in Brazil loss June 23, 2013

    Salvador, Brazil: Italy were left battered and bruised after losing two starters to injury in a 42 loss to Brazil at the Confederations Cup. And the Azzurri have just five days to recuperate before probably facing World Cup holder Spain in the semifinals. Midfielder Riccardo Montolivo exited in the 26th minute...
  • Delhi gangrape: Proceedings against Ram Singh abated March 13, 2013

    New Delhi: A fast-track court hearing the December 16 gangrape-cum-murder case on Wednesday abated proceedings against main accused Ram Singh in view of his death in Tihar prison on March 11. "Since the accused (Singh) is dead and the court has also been informed about his death, the proceedings against...
  • Consumer goods sector unhappy with Budget March 4, 2008

    New Delhi: This year's populist Budget has offered a two per cent cut on excise duty on the consumer durables industry. However, this may not be prove to be too beneficial. The Finance Minister has admitted to a slowdown in the consumer goods/durables sector. "I am forewarned there could be a slowing...