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Everything you need to know about Akola City: news, reviews, in-depth analysis, opinion and more
New York, May 20 (ANI): Tepees are the latest houseware piece that is trending all over America.
Guatemala City, May 14 (IANS/EFE) Twelve penguins, newly arrived from a conservationist park in France, have become the star attractions at Guatemala City's La Aurora Zoo.
Durban, May 11 (IANS) Nine officers of the Tshwane Metro Police in South Africa have been suspended for their alleged role in a controversial wedding in an Indian-origin family earlier this month.
London, May 10 (IANS) The cult of Santa Muerte or "Holy Death" in Mexico is "blasphemous" and worshipping it was a "degeneration of religion", a senior Vatican official has said.
Mexico City, May 6 (IANS/EFE) Audi executives and Economy Secretary Ildefonso Guajardo laid the cornerstone for the German automaker's new plant in Mexico, the Economy Secretariat said in a statement.
Rio de Janeiro, May 5 (IANS) Former Manchester City midfielder Elano said he remained hopeful of a recall to Brazil's national team ahead of the 2014 World Cup.
Washington, May 4 (IANS/RIA Novosti) The first airplane that can fly both day and night powered exclusively by the sun's rays has taken off from California in the first stage of an attempt to fly across the US without using any fuel.
London, May 3 (ANI): A man, whose heart stopped beating for hours, has claimed that he saw angels and spoke to God before unbelievably waking up in hospital and making a full recovery.
London, May 1 (ANI): Chelsea is set to offer a 100 million-pound transfer cash bundle to Real Madrid boss Jose Mourinho to rebuild the club if the Portuguese makes the move back to the Blues this summer.
Washington, April 21 (ANI): Sarah Jessica Parker has revealed that she has to struggle to get back her own jewellery from her twin daughters.
Beijing, April 20 (Xinhua-ANI): More than 100 people were killed and thousands injured after a strong quake struck southwest China's Sichuan Province Saturday morning, triggering massive rescue efforts.
London, Apr 19 (ANI): According to the recently published financial accounts of the 20 Premier League (PL) clubs, more than two-third of their record 2.4 billion-pound income in 2011-12 had been spent on the wages of their players.
Cancun (Mexico), April 11 (IANS/EFE) Mexican discount carrier Volaris has started operating the first of 50 Airbus A320s equipped with wing tip fuel saving devices, known as "sharklets", which will allow it to reduce fuel use by up to four percent.
London, Apr 4 (ANI): Manchester United captain Nemanja Vidic has claimed that the current United team under the aegis of Sir Alex Ferguson is better than any other season at the club.
Guatemala City, March 22 (IANS/EFE) A journalist with Nuestro Diario newspaper was fatally shot in the eastern Guatemalan province of Jutiapa, the publication said Thursday.
Mexico City, March 16 (IANS/EFE) Nine people were killed Friday when a vehicle carrying fireworks exploded during a religious festival in the central Mexican state of Tlaxcala, authorities said.
Vatican City, March 16 (IANS/AKI) Pope Francis has called for "new methods of evangelisation", and urged Catholic cardinals to unite and to be "courageous".
Mumbai, Mar. 5 (ANI): A raging fire engulfed the forest near Film City in Goregaon area of Mumbai, even as fire fighters struggled to control the blaze.
Mumbai, Feb 27 (IANS) Tension triggered by an incident of stone-pelting at Raj Thackeray's convoy led to violence by his MNS party activists who Wednesday torched public and private vehicles, including ambulances, and attacked NCP offices across Maharashtra.
Mumbai, Feb. 27 (ANI): The Maharashtra Navnirman Sena (MNS) on Wednesday sought apology from the Nationalist Congress Party (NCP) over allegedly attacking Raj Thackeray's convoy yesterday night.
Mumbai, Feb 27 (IANS) In the face of violence unleashed by the Maharashtra Navnirman Sena, state Nationalist Congress Party president Madhukarrao Pichad exercised restraint and appealed to (NCP) party activists to remain calm Wednesday.
Mumbai, Feb 27 (IANS) Tension erupted between NCP and MNS activists in Mumbai and other parts of the state Wednesday following a Tuesday rally addressed by Raj Thackeray in Ahmednagar.
Mumbai, Feb 27 (IANS) Tension erupted between NCP and MNS activists in Mumbai and other parts of the state Tuesday following a Monday rally addressed by Raj Thackeray in Ahmednagar.
Mexico City, Feb 15 (IANS/EFE) The two brothers who make up the Spanish duo Estopa find themselves "more inspired than ever" to create and share music with the public.
London, Jan 24 (IANS) A French woman who was initially sentenced to 96 years in jail by a Mexican court over a kidnapping in 2005 has been freed after Mexico's Supreme Court ruled that her rights were violated.
Mexico City, Jan 21 (IANS/EFE) As many as 158 police personnel have been arrested in the northern Mexican state of Durango for alleged ties to organized crime, officials said.
London, Jan 16(ANI): Former Barcelona manager Pep Guardiola has made it clear he would like to manage a top Premier League club in future as he has always been fascinated by English football.
London, Jan 15 (ANI): Soda giant Coca-Cola has launched a big ad campaign to state that it is doing a lot to combat obesity.
London, Jan 13(ANI): Helen Flanagan has been dropped out of the 1-million-dollar deal with designer lingerie brand Ultimo.
London, Jan 11(ANI): Former Chelsea striker Nicolas Anelka could announce his shock retirement after his contract with Chinese club Shanghai Shenhua gets over
Moscow, Jan 9 (IANS/RIA Novosti) Opponents of a law banning US nationals from adopting Russian children were granted permission here Wednesday to hold a protest march in central Moscow Jan 13, officials and rally organisers said.
London, December 25 (ANI): Its Christmas time and most people may assume that children will ask Santa for an extensive list of toys, games and treats.
London, Dec 24(ANI): Manchester United manager Sir Alex Ferguson blasted Swansea City captain Ashley Williams for deliberately kicking Robin Van Persie on the head with the ball during their 1-1 draw at the Liberty Stadium on Sunday, and added that the striker could have been killed due to that.
London, Dec 21 (ANI): Local youngsters were in for a treat during a tour of the Etihad Stadium, as Mario Balotelli surprised them by turning up as Father Christmas.
Washington, Dec. 18 (ANI): A Texas gun store owner is not only encouraging teachers to arm themselves, he is also offering them a discount.
Sydney, Dec 14 (ANI): Mumbai has been named among the list of the world's most dirtiest city, according to a survey.
Guatemala City, Dec 13 (IANS/EFE) US software guru John McAfee, who fled here last week from neighbouring Belize where authorities want to question him about a murder, was deported to the US Wednesday, a Guatemalan official said.
Washington, Dec. 7 (ANI): A Swedish artist has caused outrage after it was revealed that he used the ashes of incinerated Nazi death camp victims to make a painting.
Guatemala City, Dec 7 (IANS/EFE) US software guru John McAfee was hospitalized here Thursday after complaining of chest pain as Guatemalan authorities prepared to deport him to neighbouring Belize, where police want to question him in connection with a murder.
Sydney, Dec. 3 (ANI): Australia is set to make a Chinese theme park featuring the full-size replica of the gates to the Forbidden City in Beijing and nine-story temple housing a giant Buddha.
Mexico City, Dec 3 (IANS/EFE) Muhammad Ali, former world heavyweight boxing champion and widely considered to be the greatest pugilist of all time, will be named "King of Boxing" at the 50th convention of the World Boxing Council, or WBC.
Kuala Lumpur, Nov. 28 (ANI): Hair salons in Malaysian town of Alor Setar cannot use the word 'unisex' on their business signboards as it is 'a sensitive word', a city councilor has said.
London, Nov. 25 (ANI): Real Madrid star Cristiano Ronaldo has blasted Manchester City strikers by telling them the champions will not win the Premier League this season.
London, Nov 25 (ANI): 'TOWIE' star Mario Falcone, who was up North in Manchester - away from his Essex hometown - joined Mario Balotelli footballer for a meal.
London, Nov 17 (ANI): Peter Crouch was pictured crawling into the back of a car on Thursday evening after attending the launch of Kate Moss' book at 50 St. James in London.
Rome, Nov 12 (IANS) AS Roma midfielder Daniele De Rossi was dropped from the Italy national football team when head coach Cesare Prandelli announced the squad to play France in a friendly.
Paris, Nov 9 (IANS) The following is France's squad for a football friendly against Italy in Parma Nov 14:
London, Nov. 2 (ANI): Kolo Toure could be tempted to move to France after falling out of favour at Manchester City.
London, Oct 24 (ANI): Mario Balotelli turned heads by wearing bright pink headphones while with his teammates as they prepared to fly off to Amsterdam for their Champions League clash against Ajax.
Mexico City, Oct 20 (IANS/RIA Novosti) Four attack helicopters, modernized in Russia, have joined the Peruvian Air Force to boost its combat capability in the fight against terrorism and drug trafficking.
London, Oct 18 (ANI): Roberto Mancini is said to be obsessed with James Bond and dreams of starring as the iconic spy.
Guatemala City, Oct 15 (IANS/EFE) Gunmen killed three women and an eight-month-old baby girl at a house in eastern Guatemala, officials said Sunday.
Mexico City, Oct. 4 (Xinhua-ANI): A son of a prominent Mexican politician has been shot dead in northeastern Mexico, the authorities said Thursday.
Mexico City, Oct 4 (IANS/EFE) Mexico's government expressed concern that the US may cancel a 16-year-old agreement setting the price for its tomato exports, saying it will urge Washington not to opt for protectionist measures.
New Delhi, Oct 1 (IANS) Fines from men travelling in women's only coaches have swelled Delhi Metro coffers by a staggering Rs.32 lakh ($60,394) in the two years since the rule was introduced on Oct 2, 2010, an official said.
Madrid, Sep 30 (IANS) Real Madrid coach Jose Mourinho praised central defender Sergio Ramos while at the same time handing him a warning that he needs to be at his best in order to play.
Washington, Sep. 28 (ANI): The world's biggest Ferris wheel will be built on Staten Island, in an ambitious attempt to draw tourists to the city known now as the 'forgotten borough'.
Madrid, Sep 23 (IANS) Real Madrid coach Jose Mourinho has defended his decision to leave central defender Sergio Ramos out of the side that defeated Manchester City and hinted he was prepared to do the same when his side play Rayo Vallecano Sunday.
New York, Sep 22 (IANS) Mighty Walmart, the world's largest retailer, has been thwarted once again in its efforts to open a big-box store in the Big Apple in the face of opposition from local unions much like protestors in India.
Mexico City, Sep 18 (IANS/EFE) Mexico' central bank Monday brought into circulation the country's first 1 kg gold commemorative coin.
London, Sep 7 (ANI): Jose Mourinho believes the odds are stacked against Real Madrid to win the Champions League.
London, Sep 1(ANI): Manchester City manager Roberto Mancini has said he is happy with the way the club went through their business on the last day of the transfer window.
Chief Minister Sheila Dikshit has said that her government believes in action and would never like to involve itself in hallow promises and announcements.
London, August 25 (ANI): Kate Upton showed that she was not afraid to get her hands dirty, as she participated in a voluntary litter pick in New York City.
London, Aug 21(ANI): According to a new survey, top Premier League football stars are earning around 20 times more than an average doctor in England.
Washington, Aug 14 (IANS) The shooting incident near the Texas A&M University campus that left three people, including the gunman, dead and four wounded is the latest of mass shootings in America which have claimed at least 70 lives in last three years.
London, August 5 (ANI): Imogen Thomas, who suffered from depression and was left distraught after her affair with married Manchester United star Ryan Giggs shocked the nation, is truly blooming now because she has not only found a man whom she adores but is also three-months pregnant.
London, July 31(ANI): Manchester City striker Mario Balotelli had to hide himself in an airport toilet to avoid being spotted by fans on Monday, and was rescued by airport staff later on.
London, July 27 (ANI): An angry Manchester City manager Roberto Mancini has demanded the club wrap up the signing of Robin van Persie.
London, July 23 (ANI): Manchester City striker Carlos Tevez made his debut as a caddy at the Open Championship when he carried the bags for fellow Argentinean and good friend Andres Romero, but it turned inauspicious for Romero, as he ended at the bottom of the Royal Lytham with an ugly 12-over par tally of 82.
London, July 21(ANI): Bosnian striker Edin Dzeko has said he is entirely focused on Manchester City and rejected rumours linking him with Italian giants AC Milan.
Washington, July 15 (ANI): New technology is making it easier than ever to find clothes that fit and flatter with high-tech sizing machines that scan customers and offer a list of recommended clothing, eliminating returns and providing manufacturers with real-world data.
Delhi Chief Minister Smt. Sheila Dikshit today inspected under construction Signature Bridge sites on both sides of the River Yamuna.
New Delhi, July 5 (IANS) The Supreme Court has said that evidence tendered by the kin of those involved in a matrimonial dispute could not be disregarded merely because they are related to either spouse.
Donetsk, June 24 (IANS/RIA Novosti) Samir Nasri was involved in a foul-mouthed tirade with a French journalist after his team's Euro 2012 exit at the hands of Spain Saturday night.
Mumbai/ Akola (Maharashtra), June 23 (ANI): Family and friends of Mohan More, the security guard who died in the Mantralaya inferno, have expressed grief over his death.
Mumbai, June 22 (IANS) Baramati, a small town of Pune district Friday fell into a deep glum as it mourned the death of two residents - Umesh Potekar and Mahesh Gogle - who were killed in the fire that gutted four floors of the state secretariat here.
London, June 17 (ANI): Dutch footballer Bolo Zenden believes Arsenal boss Arsene Wenger may be preparing for life without his star striker Robin van Persie, as he is close to walking out on Arsenal in order to win the silverware a player of his ability deserves.
Los Angeles, June 14 (IANS) Singer Jennifer Lopez has donated new equipment to a children's hospital in Panama City.
Donetsk (Ukraine), June 12 (IANS) French defender Patrice Evra feels his team played better than England in the 1-1 draw in their Euro 2012 football opener at the Donbass Arena.
London, June 12(ANI): French full back Patrice Evra has claimed England's performance during their 1-1 draw against France on Monday in a Group D encounter in the Euro 2012 was reminiscent of Chelsea's defensive performance against Barcelona during the Champions League semi-final.
Mumbai, June 11 (IANS) Actor Pitobash Tripathy, whose performance in "Shor In The City" earned critical acclaim, has yet again impressed critics with "Shanghai". He says it took him nine months to sign "Shanghai" because he feels it is better to be choosy.
London, June 8 (ANI): Ace England goalkeeper Joe hart has said that he would be his team's 'rock' if needed to be, ahead of the Euro 2012.
London, May 29 (ANI): Kim Kardashian wore a revealing little black dress and no bra after Kanye West 'urged her to be more daring with fashion', to the Pool After Dark party in Atlantic City.
London, May 29(ANI): Robin Van Persie's mother has advised him to stay at Arsenal, as he is idolized by club fans, and is a hero to them.
Jaipur, May 28 (IANS) A 35 year-old woman was arrested in Rajasthan for duping at least a dozen men whom she married before disappearing with gold and other valuables, police said Monday. Three men who helped her have also been arrested.
London, May 28 (ANI): Mischa Barton, who is a television and movie star as well as fashion icon, seems to be adding WAG to her list after stepping out with Manchester City soccer player John Guidetti.
Beyonce has lost 60-pounds of her baby weight before her concert in Atlantic City, NJ.
Washington, May 28 (ANI): Beyonce, who knew there was no time to waste in losing her baby fat as the May dates for her four-concert weekend in Atlantic City, NJ approached, is now celebrating that she is almost halfway through her much-anticipated post-baby concert return.
Madrid, May 22 (IANS) Real Madrid announced Tuesday that they have extended the contract of coach Jose Mourinho by two years.
Washington, May 6 (ANI): A Muslim woman in USA has won five million dollars in punitive damages from AT and T, a multinational corporation, in workplace discrimination suit.
London, Apr 30 (ANI): Arsene Wenger has slammed a jeering crowd for targeting Arsenal captain Aaron Ramsey during the one all draw against Stoke City.
London, April 27 (ANI): Football ace Peter Crouch is under the control of model missus Abbey Clancy when it comes to his hairstyle.
London, Apr 23 (ANI): Imogen Thomas, the beauty in the Ryan Giggs injunction scandal, has revealed how the stress left her struggling with her weight.
London, Apr 23 (ANI): Imogen Thomas, who is known for conveniently wearing white tops when it's forecast for rain and donning sheer leggings as trousers, almost flashed her underwear as she ungracefully hopped into a taxi on a girls night out.
Mexico City, April 19 (IANS/EFE) Cuban-born actor Andy Garcia said here that his new film, "For Greater Glory", speaks about those people who are ready to die for freedom if it's taken from them, and he added that this right is human beings' most precious asset.
Abu Dhabi, April 15 (IANS) A 10-year-old Indian boy in the United Arab Emirates (UAE) is doing his own bit to save the environment. Every day, he makes paper bags and distributes them to supermarkets, stores and malls.
Nagpur, April 5 (IANS) Economist Vijay Kelkar will Friday visit Yavatmal in the Vidarbha region of Maharashtra and speak to farmers and widows of debt-burdened peasants for a review on the imbalance of progress, an activist said here Thursday.
London, Apr 3 (ANI): A new mobile app, called Zombies, Run! helps joggers maintain their fitness regimes as it features a story in which the user has to run to save the town from zombies.
Mexico City, April 2 (IANS/EFE) The seven members of a satanic cult arrested last week for allegedly sacrificing two 10-year-old boys and a 44-year-old woman to Mexico's Holy Death deity have been identified, an official said.