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Sports Shorts: IOC suggests venues outside Tokyo for 2020 Games
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Sports Shorts: IOC suggests venues outside Tokyo for 2020 Games

Members of the Tokyo bid committee open a decorative banner during an event titled 'Tokyo 2020 Host City Welcoming Ceremony'. Photograph: Issei Kato/Reuters International Olympic Committee (IOC) Vice President John Coates has urged Tokyo to consider moving more events to venues outside the capital, including one hundreds of kilometres away, in a bid to rein in spending for the 2020 Summer Games. Rising labour and construction costs have forced Tokyo to rethink its plans for 10 venues it ... Rediff.com, 1 week ago
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Markets snap 3-day winning streak; oil and financial shares drag

Markets have closed the session on a lower note, snapping 3 day winning streak, weighed down by financials and oil shares. Financial shares ended lower on account of profit booking after recent run-up whereas oil shares reeled under selling pressure after the government raised the excise duty on petrol and diesel. The 30-share Sensex ended 68 points lower at 27,941 and the 50-share Nifty was down 25 points at 8,358. The broader markets ended marginally lower- BSE Mid-cap and Small-cap indices ...
 Rediff.com1 week ago
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Petrol price cut by Rs 2.41/ltr, diesel rate lowered by Rs 2.25

New Delhi : Petrol price was today cut by Rs 2.41 a litre, the sixth reduction since August, and diesel by Rs 2.25 per litre on back of falling international oil rates. The reduction in rates of petrol and diesel, which was deregulated for the first time in ...
 IndiaTV News3 weeks ago
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Shorts: FIS president warns FIFA over clash with 2022 Winter Games

Silver medalist Staale Sandbech of Norway receives his flowers from President of the International Ski Federation (FIS) Gian-Franco Kasper. Photograph: Quinn Rooney/Getty Images International Ski Federation (FIS) president Gian-Franco Kasper has warned FIFA against holding the 2022 World Cup in Qatar at the same time as the Winter Olympic Games. Kasper, who is also an outspoken member of the International Olympic Committee (IOC), was reacting to comments last week by FIFA president Sepp ...
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Sports Shorts: Sania-Cara make it through to WTA Finals semis

  Cara Black of Zimbabwe and Sania Mirza of India celebrate defeating Raquel USA's Kops-Jones and Abigail Spears in the doubles quarter-finals at the WTA Finals on Thursday. Photograph: Julian Finney/Getty Images Making their first appearance in the WTA Finals in Singapore, Sania Mirza and Cara Black outplayed Raquel Kops-Jones and Abigail Spears in their opening match to book their semi-finals berth on Thursday. The Indo-Zimbabwe pair, playing their last tournament together, was made to ...
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Diesel decontrol: Private retailers may come back to business

India's scrapping of diesel price controls opens the door for private sector refiners to return to a domestic retail market from which they have been excluded for years because they could not compete with state firms. But, before they rush to reopen old filling stations that have been gathering dust or used to store grain, they want to make sure that Prime Minister Narendra Modi's commitment to free markets will survive any serious spike in oil prices. Reliance Industries plans to revive its ...
 Rediff.com1 month ago
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Markets end flat; Infosys slumps 5% on downgrade

Benchmark shares indices ended lower, amid choppy trades, for the third straight session with IT shares declining the most led by Infosys amid reports of downgrade by global financial services major Citigroup. The 30-share Sensex ended down 25 points at 26,247 and the 50-share Nifty closed 10 points lower at 7,843. The Indian rupee was trading tad higher against the US dollar at Rs 61.38 compared to the previous close of Rs 61.43. Indian economy is likely to grow by 6.4% in 2015-16 compared ...
 Rediff.com1 month ago
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Asian Games: India return with lesser medals but hockey gold brings joy

Members of Indias womens 4 x 400 meters relay team celebrate after winning the gold medal at the 17th Asian Games in Incheon. Photograph: PTI Indian sports had a lot to celebrate despite a decrease in the medal count at the 2014 Asian Games in Incheon. - Complete coverage: 2014 Asian Games The biggest triumphs that brought India pride were the gold medals in men’s hockey, Sania Mirza (tennis mixed doubles) and celebrated boxer MC Mary Kom and despite the L Sarita Devi controversy there ...
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The sacrifices that India's new star Jitu Rai has to make

India's new shooting sensation Jitu rai. Photograph: Facebook A day after clinching the 50m pistol gold in the ongoing Asian Games, Jitu Rai said he has not spoken to his mother for the last one month since he took part in the Shooting World Championship in Granada, Spain, where he picked up a silver. Complete coverage: 2014 Asian Games - Asian Games: Indian men shoot bronze in 10m air pistol - Asian Games: Gold for shooter Jitu Rai in 50m Pistol - India at Asian Games: Jitu ...
 Rediff.com2 months ago
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