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Extreme <strong>winter</strong> not a result of climate change: Study

Extreme winter not a result of climate change: Study

28 Mar 2015

Washington: Contrary to popular belief, cold snaps like the ones that hit the eastern United States in the past winter are not a consequence of climate change, says a new study.

winter,   climate change,   Extreme winter,   temperature variability,   climate,  
IOC commissioners prepare to inspect Beijing's 2022 bid

IOC commissioners prepare to inspect Beijing's 2022 bid

23 Mar 2015

Beijing: An IOC evaluation commission began meetings in Beijing on Monday in preparation for a five-day inspection of the city's bid for the 2022 Winter Olympics.

IOC,   Beijing 2022 bid,   Winter Olympics,   Olympics,   Summer and winter games,   Almaty,   Kazakhstan,  
 Our pacers should play less domestic <strong>games</strong>: M S Dhoni

Our pacers should play less domestic games: M S Dhoni

27 Mar 2015

Melbourne: The biggest positive for the Indian cricket team in this World Cup has been the performance of its pacers and skipper Mahendra Singh Dhoni feels that the trio of Umesh Yadav, Mohammed Shami and Mohit Sharma should not be forced to play domestic events to ensure that they don't burn out.

M S Dhoni,   Mahendra Singh Dhoni,   Umesh Yadav,   Mohammed Shami,   Mohit Sharma,   ICC cricket World Cup 2015,   Indian cricket team,  
Asian <strong>Games</strong> snub motivated me to make a comeback: Mandeep

Asian Games snub motivated me to make a comeback: Mandeep

26 Mar 2015

New Delhi: The snub from the Asian Games gold medal-winning team motivated me to work harder and make a strong comeback into the Indian men's hockey team, said promising forward Mandeep Singh after his selection in the Sutlan Azlan Cup to be held in Ipoh, Malaysia.

Asian Games,   Indian men hockey team,   Mandeep Singh,   Sutlan Azlan Cup,  
Sturridge and Lallana out of England <strong>games</strong>

Sturridge and Lallana out of England games

24 Mar 2015

London: Liverpool pair Daniel Sturridge and Adam Lallana have withdrawn from the England squad for the Euro 2016 qualifier against Lithuania and a friendly against Italy because of injury.

Liverpool,   Daniel Sturridge,   Adam Lallana,   England football squad,   Euro 2016,   Lithuania,  
<strong>Olympic</strong> swimming champion Park served 18-month ban

Olympic swimming champion Park served 18-month ban

24 Mar 2015

Geneva: South Korean swimming star Park Tae-hwan has been banned for 18 months by world swimming body FINA, after failing a drug test last year.

South Korean swimmer,   Park Tae hwan,   world swimming body,   FINA,  
India should host Olympics: Japanese envoy

India should host Olympics: Japanese envoy

14 Mar 2015

New Delhi: Japan on Saturday pitched for India as a host of the Olympic Games after 2020 in tune with its growing global stature and impressive economic growth.

Olympic Games in India,   Indian economic growth,   Sports in India,   Japanese envoy in India,  
<strong>Olympic</strong> chief Thomas Bach defends Rio <strong>Games</strong> amid environmental protest

Olympic chief Thomas Bach defends Rio Games amid environmental protest

01 Mar 2015

Rio De Janeiro: Olympic chief Thomas Bach defended Rio de Janeiro's venues and legacy projects on Saturday after protesters gathered outside his hotel to loudly criticise the environmental impact of the 2016 Summer Games.

Olympic chief,   Thomas Bach,   Rio de Janeiro,   2016 Summer Games,   environmental protest,  
Bill Gates calls for 'germ <strong>games</strong>' instead of war <strong>games</strong>

Bill Gates calls for 'germ games' instead of war games

19 Mar 2015

Vancouver: Bill Gates has opened a mock Ebola field hospital at the prestigious TED Conference as part of a call to be battle-ready for a deadly global epidemic.

Bill Gates,   mock Ebola field hospital,   TED Conference,   Ebola,   germ games,   deadly global epidemic,  
UN chief to attend opening of Sochi Olympics

UN chief to attend opening of Sochi Olympics

04 Feb 2014

United Nations: UN Secretary General Ban Ki-moon is scheduled to attend the opening of the 2014 Olympic Winter Games in Sochi, Russia, on Friday, a UN spokesman told reporters on Monday.

UN,   Ban Ki-moon,   2014 Olympic Winter Games,   Sochi Olympics,   XI Paralympic Winter Games,  

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