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11 hrs ago | Nepalnews.com

Dassanayake's official contract renewal within 10 days, says Paras

In a video interview with Nepalnews on Thursday, National Cricket Team's captain Paras Khadka has said the government is doing official paper work on the salary and contract of Sri Lankan coach Pubudu Dassanayake and is expected to be done in 10 days.

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Wed Jul 09, 2014

Torontoist

Newsstand: July 9, 2014

Oh, Brazil. Poor, sweet Brazil. A 7-1 loss to Germany in the World Cup semifinals yesterday.

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Ely Standard

First world war: How did the teenage Hugh William Paterson Cutting,...

Today: Hugh William Paterson Cutting. He crossed the Atlantic to wear his country's uniform, was probably gassed by accident, and after the war had a key role with Ipswich Town.

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Tue Jul 08, 2014

Canada NewsWire

$700 Million Cricket Stadium Financing Secured

Designed by WSP Canada/Architecture 49, the stadium will be the first purposed-built covered cricket facility in the world with a natural grass surface and a fixed roof that will allow for maximum sun exposure.

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Mon Jul 07, 2014

The Chronicle Herald

A car show to pump your tyres in Windsor

When a few local British sports car owners decided to hold the inaugural British Motoring Festival five years ago, the King's-Edgehill School campus in Windsor was at the top of their list of locations.

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Sun Jul 06, 2014

Daily Mail

Charles Sale: Nike were gifted Eugenie Bouchard by adidas and Sky...

Nike were gifted the signing of Wimbledon runner-up Eugenie Bouchard - who has the potential to become the game's highest female earner since Maria Sharapova - when adidas rashly failed to renew her contract two years before she won the junior Wimbledon title in 2012.

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Fri Jul 04, 2014

National Post

Flag flap: If Scotland opts out of the U.K., the Union Jack could need dramatic surgery

"Britain isn't cool, you know It's really not that great. It's not a proper country, It doesn't even have a patron saint.

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Thu Jul 03, 2014

The Citizen

'Billy Bishop Goes To War' to Open at Blyth Festival - july 3

Born in Owen Sound, the second of three children, Air Marshal William Avery "Billy" Bishop, VC, CB, DSO & Bar, MC, DFC, ED, LL.D. was a Canadian First World War flying ace, officially credited with 72 victories, making him the top pilot in the British Empire.

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Wed Jul 02, 2014

Reuters

Facebook seeks India revenue boost with 'missed call' ads

The Internet social networking company is testing a new type of ad in the country that allows mobile phone users to click a button that calls a brand advertiser, immediately hangs up and then receives a return call.

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Sat Jun 28, 2014

Trinadad Express

Giving Praise to Fr Gerry Pantin

Fr Gerry Pantin, one of Trinidad's most distinguished sons, was buried on Thursday last.

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Thu Jun 26, 2014

The Cricketer International

A case for Olympic status and wooing China

England and India may not be interested in making cricket truly global, but several other countries would vastly benefit from participating in the Olympics A game associated with the British Empire might not seem like an easy fit in China.

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Wed Jun 25, 2014

Freshnews

Fingerprint Secures $10.85M Series B Financing from Top Media and...

Fingerprint , a mobile technology company and creator of kids' mobile play-and-learn networks, has secured a Series B round, totaling $10.85M, led by new and existing investors.

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Sat Jun 21, 2014

Fredericksburg.com

Frederick J. Spencer

Dr. Frederick John Spencer, 90, of Ruther Glen died peacefully in his sleep on Tuesday, June 17, 2014, at a private nursing home in Glen Allen.

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Fri Jun 20, 2014

The Independent

World Cup 2014: Could elimination cap England's worst ever...

Is this the worst summer of sport England have experienced in recent memory? It certainly hasn't got off to a good start.

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Canada.com

Facilities lag cricket's booming popularity in Calgary

Calgary Herald/File Interest in the sport of Cricket surging in Calgary, forcing enthusiasts to go outside the city to find enough pitches.

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Thu Jun 19, 2014

BroadwayWorld.com

Heroic Exploits at Blyth Festival as Billy Bishop Goes to War

Born in Owen Sound, the second of three children, Air Marshal William Avery "Billy" Bishop, VC, CB, DSO & Bar, MC, DFC, ED, LL.D. was a Canadian First World War flying ace, officially credited with seventy-two victories, making him the top pilot in the British Empire.

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Western News

'Crowning glory' honours life's work of professor

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Wed Jun 18, 2014

Wall Street Journal

BOE's Haldane Steps Up to the Wicket to Warn on Rate Risks

A senior Bank of England official said Wednesday the slowdown in the US housing market raises the possibility that British households may react badly to a small rise in interest rates.

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Tue Jun 17, 2014

The Cricketer International

ICC defends move to cancel Americas Women's Championship

The ICC has defended itself from criticism it has received regarding the cancellation of the ICC Americas Women's Championship by stating that money that would have been spent to hold the event would be better used to fund grassroots initiatives.

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MacLeans

Mehdi Ali Qamar, 1963-2014

Bookish and bright, he had read the Quran by age four. As a doctor,he ignored risks to help those in the city where he was born.

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