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ICC to discuss use of glue on cricket pitches
Dubai, May 30 (IANS) The newly constituted International Cricket Council's (ICC) cricket committee is to discuss host of issue including the use of glue on cricket pitches, ball-tampering, one-day regulations, volume of cricket and role of television umpire.

Wednesday, May 30, 2007 3:51:12 PM

UAE based TAQA buys Pogo's Canadian energy subsidiary
Abu Dhabi, May 30 (IANS) The Abu Dhabi National Energy Company (TAQA) has announced the purchase of Northrock Resources Ltd, a Canadian based subsidiary of the US firm Pogo Producing Company for $2 billion.

Wednesday, May 30, 2007 11:49:17 AM

Cargo ship with Indian crew hijacked by Somali pirates
Dubai, May 30 (IANS) An United Arab Emirates (UAE) registered cargo vessel with a 14 member Indian crew onboard has been hijacked by Somali pirates.

Wednesday, May 30, 2007 9:32:43 AM

India placed fourth in Test rankings
Dubai, May 29 (IANS) With a 1-0 win against Bangladesh, India are placed fourth in team ratings for Tests with 107 points - just one point behind Pakistan, according to the latest International Cricket Council (ICC) rankings released here Tuesday.

Tuesday, May 29, 2007 9:03:12 PM

Tendulkar back among top-20 batsmen in Tests
Dubai, May 29 (IANS) Sachin Tendulkar is back into the top-20 of the batsmen's list at the 15th spot while captain Rahul Dravid is the highest rated Indian batsman in eighth place in the latest rankings released by the International Cricket Council (ICC) here Tuesday.

Tuesday, May 29, 2007 9:02:21 PM

Israeli troops kill two militants in Gaza (LEAD)
Gaza, May 29 (RIA Novosti) Israeli troops killed two Hamas militants after moving into southern Gaza early Tuesday, local television reported.

Tuesday, May 29, 2007 2:50:59 PM

UAE to invest $20b in airport expansion
Abu Dhabi, May 29 (Xinhua) The United Arab Emirates (UAE) will invest around $20 billion in the development and expansion projects of its six airports, Khaleej Times reported Tuesday.

Tuesday, May 29, 2007 2:40:49 PM

Ali Daei ends football career after championship win
Tehran, May 29 (DPA) Former Iranian national team skipper Ali Daei, who guided Saipa Tehran to the Iranian league championship by beating Mess Kerman 2-0 in his first year as a coach, announced he would end his career as a football player.

Tuesday, May 29, 2007 2:10:04 PM

Israel arrests Fatah lawmaker, strikes Hamas post in Gaza
Ramallah, May 29 (DPA) An Israeli army unit Tuesday arrested Jamal Tirawi, a Fatah lawmaker, in the northern West Bank city of Nablus, Palestinian security officials said.

Tuesday, May 29, 2007 12:38:57 PM

Barak leads in Labour Party elections (LEAD)
Tel Aviv, May 29 (DPA) Former premier and army chief of staff Ehud Barak was ahead in the first round of elections to choose the new leader of Israel's Labour Party, local media reported early Tuesday morning after counting of nearly all ballots.

Tuesday, May 29, 2007 10:40:37 AM

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