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  • Kenya coach suspended for spitting at match official July 22, 2014

    Nairobi: Confederation of African Football (CAF) has slapped a oneyear suspension on Kenya's head coach Adel Amrouche for his undisciplined behaviour against a match official. In a letter to the Football Kenya Federation (FKF) Monday, the continental football governing body Secretary General Hicham El Amrani said Amrouche was suspended after being...
  • Police constable shot dead by suspected Maoists in Bijapur district June 28, 2014

    A police constable was shot dead by suspected Maoists on Friday at a weekly market in Chhattisgarh's insurgencyhit Bijapur district. Maoists, who were clad in tribal villagers' attire, orchestrated the brutal killing of the policeman, Somaram Majjhi (50), at village Karcheli. The village comes under the sprawling restive Bastar region where...
  • Naxal carrying reward arrested during a joint operation May 20, 2014

    A Naxal, carrying a reward on his head, was arrested during a combing operation in Kondagaon district of Chhattisgarh, police said on Tuesday. Mainuram was apprehended from Kokodi village under Bayanar police station limits by a joint team of security personnel last night, Kondagaon Additional Superintendent of Police Surjit Atri told...
  • Naxal attack: Injured policemen airlifted to Raipur January 19, 2013

    Raipur: Two policemen injured in naxal attack at Temelwada area of Sukma district were airlifted to Raipur for treatment on Saturday, Director General of Police, Ramniwas said. Naxals attacked the Chhattisgarh Armed Force (CAF) party on Friday during the roadopening task in the forests of Temelwada village under Chintagufa police...
  • Yaya Toure named African Player of the Year December 23, 2011

    Accra, Ghana: Ivory Coast midfielder Yaya Toure has been named African Player of the Year at an awards ceremony in the Ghanaian capital Accra. The Manchester City player won ahead of Mali and Barcelona midfielder Seydou Keita, with Ghana forward Andre 'Dede' Ayew who plays for French club Marseille ...