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TOKYO, Sept. 10 (Xinhua) — Japanese Prime Minister Naoto Kan is leading heavyweight Ichiro Ozawa in the run-up to the ruling Democratic Party of Japan’s leadership election on September 14,…

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RIO DE JANEIRO, April 20 (Xinhua) — Cruzeiro and Volei Futuro will vie for their first Brazilian national volleyball championship when they meet in Saturday’s super league final. Statistics say…

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NANCHANG, Feb. 3 (Xinhua) — Chinese President Xi Jinping has called for a change in local government development concepts on a visit to east China’s Jiangxi Province. Xi, also General…

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TEHRAN, Sept. 22 (Xinhua) — The Iranian armed forces staged military parades throughout the country on Wednesday to mark the beginning of the Week of Defense as a deadly bombing…

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BEIJING, Feb. 13 (Xinhuanet) — The Academy of Motion Pictures Arts and Sciences handed out its Scientific and Technical Achievement Awards to the visual effects, sound and technical wizards two…

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THE HAGUE, Jan. 22 (Xinhua) — Ajax beat longtime rivals Feyenoord 3-1 in Amsterdam on Wednesday to go through to the semi- finals of the Dutch Cup, the KNVB Beker.…

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MADRID, Nov. 30 (Xinhua) — Barcelona stamped their authority on match day 13 of the Primera Liga with a 3-0 away win against Sevilla in the Sanchez Pizjuan Stadium. Barcelona’s…

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BERLIN, Sept. 25 (Xinhua) — Kenyan Patrick Makau sets a new world record at the 38th Berlin Marathon when he pulverized the former record by Ethiopian Haile Gebrselassie with 2:03:38…

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Daniel Craig as James Bond in a scene from ‘Casino Royale’. [Agencies] He’s jumping off tall buildings again, but this time it is just rehearsals ahead of the next James…

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TOKYO, April 17 (Xinhua) — Japan’s core private-sector machinery orders, excluding volatile ones for ships and those for electric power companies, rose a seasonally adjusted 5.4 percent in March from…