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Other Sport 05 Jun 2012 | 12:00 AM

Moreno snatches uphill win, Wiggins leads

SAINT-FELICIEN, France (Reuters) - A powerful uphill surge gave Spanish climber Dani Moreno victory in stage two of the Criterium du Dauphine on Tuesday while Briton Bradley Wiggins repelled some late challenges to maintain his narrow overall lead.

Other Sport 21 Jun 2012 | 12:00 AM

Sharapova favourite to reign at Wimbledon

LONDON (Reuters) - With the red clay of Roland Garros tamed, Maria Sharapova heads to the less alien setting of Wimbledon's grass a clear favourite having completed the career grand slam and regained her place at the pinnacle of the rankings.

Other Sport 21 Jun 2012 | 12:00 AM

Sharapova favourite to reign at Wimbledon

LONDON (Reuters) - With the red clay of Roland Garros tamed, Maria Sharapova heads to the less alien setting of Wimbledon's grass a clear favourite having completed the career grand slam and regained her place at the pinnacle of the rankings.

World 14 Jun 2012 | 12:00 AM

Syrian rebels in Turkey doubtful over new Arab arms supplies

ANTAKYA, Turkey (Reuters) - Syrian rebels resting and recovering from wounds in Turkey say that far from receiving a host of heavy weapons to take the fight to government forces, they feel forgotten by their Western and Arab backers.

World 04 Jul 2012 | 12:00 AM

West Bank high life masks deepening economic crisis

RAMALLAH, West Bank (Reuters) - Past the Israeli sentry towers blackened by firebombs and the entrance to a refugee camp emblazoned with posters of rifle-clenching militants, downtown Ramallah sparkles.

World 08 Jul 2012 | 12:00 AM

China pollution protest ends, but suspicion of government high

SHIFANG, China (Reuters) - Lao Zhou splutters with rage when asked if he believes government promises to scrap plans for a copper refinery near his home in southwest China, a project which has sparked violent protests.

World 04 Jul 2012 | 12:00 AM

West Bank high life masks deepening economic crisis

RAMALLAH, West Bank (Reuters) - Past the Israeli sentry towers blackened by firebombs and the entrance to a refugee camp emblazoned with posters of rifle-clenching militants, downtown Ramallah sparkles.

Other Sport 21 Jul 2012 | 12:00 AM

Judo "wrestler" mining for more gold for Mongolia

ULAN BATOR (Reuters) - Mongolian judoka Naidan Tuvshinbayar begins the day jogging through the glistening grasslands he says helped make him the country's first Olympic gold medallist.

Community 29 Jun 2012 | 12:00 AM

One of a kind concept for a serene lifestyle close to nature

HILLTOP homes which are gated and guarded for 24-hour security, an exclusive clubhouse for residents, a lake park and a dedicated fun park for kids are just some of the unique features offered by HillPark Residences.

Other Sport 28 Jun 2012 | 12:00 AM

Annie KO a blow for giddy Brits

LONDON (Reuters) - To the uninitiated the scoreboard gave little away, but once the first fuzzy yellow ball was struck there could be no doubt that it was Anne Keothavong who was Britain's darling on day four of the Wimbledon championships.