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Former record holder Powell backs injury-hit Bolt

Paris , July 3

Former holder of men's 100 metres world record Asafa Powell has expressed his support for fellow Jamaican Usain Bolt, saying the fastest man in the world suffering with injury is just "a phase".

Myanmar designates constituencies for 2015 general elections

Yangon , July 3

Myanmar's Union Election Commission (UEC) has designated constituencies for holding the 2015 general elections of four levels of parliament representatives tentatively scheduled for the end of October or the beginning of November.

Universal flu vaccine comes a step closer

New York , July 3

In a major step towards a single flu vaccine that is effective against a broad range of the flu viruses, researchers have identified a strategy to improve existing vaccines against this ever-mutating virus.

Rescue ops on despite fresh landslides in Darjeeling

Siliguri/Kolkata , July 3

Rescue and relief operations continued in the landslide-ravaged Darjeeling hills of West Bengal on Friday even as fresh landslips were reported from the region, officials said.

Sledging crackdown killing excitement in cricket: Warner

Sydney , July 3

Australia opening batsman David Warner on Friday insisted that the recent moves by the International Cricket Council (ICC) to crack down on sledging are taking the excitement out of the game.

Copa performance can boost Peru in World Cup qualifiers

Concepcion (Chile) , July 3

Peru coach Ricardo Gareca hopes his side's standout performance in the Copa America can inspire them to a successful World Cup qualifying campaign.

Daily exercise could lead to productivity, efficiency: Study

Wellington , July 3

Daily exercise could make people more productive in their routine work, according to a New Zealand study of rats released on Friday.

Chile must focus on Argentina, not just Messi: Bravo

Santiago (Chile) , July 3

Chile goalkeeper Claudio Bravo has warned his teammates not to be focussed solely on stopping star striker Lionel Messi in the Copa America final, but concentrate on the entire opposition.

Infosys to invest $10 million in Irish start-ups

Bengaluru , July 3

Global software major Infosys Ltd on Friday announced it would invest $10 million (Rs.64 crore) in Ireland-based start-ups as it made a foray into the island-nation by winning a deal from Allied Irish Banks, plc.

Four arrested in Australia over banking fraud racket

Sydney , July 3

A routine traffic stop test for alcohol use in Asutralia led to the uncovering of an international fraud syndicate involving a global banking giant.