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Geneva (Switzerland), Mar.12 (ANI): Human rights activists, political leaders, Baloch nationalists and students from various parts of the world gathered in Geneva on March 10 to raise the issue of human rights violations in Pakistan's province of Balochistan.
Pele fears 'violent' protests may 'ruin' 2014 World Cup Mar 12, 12:44 pm
Beijing, Mar 12 (ANI): Brazilian soccer legend Pele has said he fears that violent protests in Brazil could ruin the upcoming 2014 World Cup.
Beijing, Mar 12 (ANI): Brazilian football legend Pele has said he is confident that his country will deliver a 'memorable' performance in the 2014 World Cup, which he added is a great opportunity for Brazil.
London, Mar. 12 (ANI): The world wide web's inventor believes an online 'Magna Carta' is needed to protect the independence of the web.
Karachi, Mar 12 (ANI): Veteran Pakistani spinner Saeed Ajmal has said he believes that his team will be a force to reckon with in the World Twenty20 in Bangladesh, beginning next week.
Sydney, Mar 12 (ANI): Australian all-rounder Shane Watson has hailed his team's Twenty20 squad, saying that it is the 'best squad' that they have ever assembled in the shortest format of the game.
Johannesburg, Mar 12 (ANI): South African Twenty20 captain Faf du Plessis has hailed his teammate Imran Tahir, saying that the spinner is as crucial to the team's bowling attack as pace sensation Dale Steyn.
Johannesburg, Mar 12 (ANI): Former Pakistan captain and legendary paceman Wasim Akram has tipped India, Pakistan and West Indies as the top three favourites to win the World Twenty20, starting in Bangladesh next week.
Johannesburg, Mar 12 (ANI): Former Pakistan captain and legendary paceman Wasim Akram has said that the India-Pakistan Twenty20 clash on March 21 will be an ideal 'kick-off' to the World T20, starting in Bangladesh next week.
Washington, March 12 (ANI): The largest analysis to date of the effect of urbanization on bird and plant species diversity worldwide has found that despite human influences many cities retain high numbers of native species and are far from barren environments.
New device renders objects invisible to sound waves Mar 12, 9:43 am
Washington, March 12 (ANI): Researchers have used perforated sheets of plastic to demonstrated the world's first three-dimensional acoustic cloak, which is capable of rerouting sound waves to create the impression that both the cloak and anything beneath it are not there.
Johannesburg, Mar 12 (ANI): South Africa is reportedly confident of their preparation for the ICC World Twenty20, despite rain disrupting the T20 International series against Australia.
WWII Imphal campaign foundation sets up museum Mar 11, 7:12 pm
Imphal, March 11 (ANI): In what is quite literally a blast from the past, the Second World War Imphal Campaign Foundation sets up a museum in Imphal to mirror that period through relics, artifacts, arms and ammunitions, and a warplane engine.
Chinese woman sails 20,000 km across Pacific in 300 days Mar 11, 3:38 pm
Beijing, Mar.11 (ANI): A woman from Changsha, Hunan province sailed more than 20,000 km across Pacific in 300 days with her husband to realize their dream to travel the world.
Albie Morkel admits never really lost hope of returning to Proteas international squad Mar 11, 3:07 pm
Johannesburg, Mar. 11 (ANI): South Africa all-rounder Albie Morkel has reportedly admitted that he had never lost hope of returning to the Proteas international squad and is looking forward to add more than just his on-field skill to the team.
Washington, Mar. 11 (ANI): A new internet phenomenon called 'BlackTwitter' is increasingly catching up on the virtual world as a way for people to unabashedly present their black spin on life in 140-character installments.
Washington, Mar. 11 (ANI): US banana producer Chiquita Brands International has reportedly agreed to have a merger with Ireland's Fyffes to create world's largest banana company.
Johannesburg, Mar. 11 (ANI): Brazil's all-time great footballer Pele has said that the pressure of bringing home the FIFA World Cup for the hosts would be on Brazil's new striker Neymar.
How nature favoured the Mongols in their conquests Mar 11, 12:34 pm
Washington, Mar 11 (ANI): By studying the rings of ancient trees in mountainous central Mongolia, researchers think they may have unraveled the mystery of how small bands of nomadic Mongol horsemen united to conquer much of the world within a span of decades, 800 years ago.
Bell replaces injured Root in England ICC World T20 Cup squad Mar 11, 11:56 am
London, Mar. 11 (ANI): England batsman Joe Root has been replaced by batsman Ian Bell in the team ahead of the ICC World Twenty20 in Bangladesh following Roots thumb injury.
Guam - the 'tip' of the USA's strategic triangle Mar 11, 11:29 am
Guam, the westernmost territory of the USA, possesses great strategic importance to the world's leading superpower. Located nearly 2,600km due east of Manila, Guam is the largest and southernmost of the Mariana Islands. 'Largest' is obviously a relative term, as Guam is still only about three-quarters the size of Singapore.
Florida (U.S.A.), Mar.11 (ANI): Ace golfer Tiger Woods left one of two spectators in a bloody state during the final round of the World Golf Championships here on Monday.
England pulling out all stops to perform at World T20 Mar 11, 9:49 am
London, Mar.11 (ANI): England's cricketers and team management, which are currently in the West Indies, have decided to pull out all stops to prepare for the forthcoming World T20 Championship in Bangladesh, and to prevent their batsmen from facing a meltdown against spin.
Pakistan in good shape for World T20: Misbah Mar 11, 9:11 am
Islamabad, Mar.11 (ANI): Pakistan cricket captain Misbah-ul-Haq believes that his players are in good shape to perform in the upcoming World Twenty20 Championship to be held in Bangladesh from the middle of March this year.
New Delhi, March 10 (ANI): World Trade Organization's Development Division Director Shishir Priyadarshi on Monday stated that the two key dimensions to development cooperation is its effectiveness and sustainability, and added that emphasis should be given to these two.
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