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3 hrs ago | The Telegraph

200 to take part in chess event

Over 200 boys and girls, aspiring to become grandmasters, will participate in the 34th East Singhbhum District Chess Championship that begins at the eastern wing of the JRD Tata Sports Complex on Friday.

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5 hrs ago | DailyGame

Brooklyn Chess Festival-Great Family Summer Fun

The event is sponsored by New York City Department of Parks and Recreation and New York Chess and Games.

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10 hrs ago | Bournemouth Echo

Harewood College are chess champions again

IT was checkmate for five Harewood College students when they were crowned senior schools' chess champions for the second year running.

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17 hrs ago | The Citizens' Voice

Regal Rooks Chess Club conducts tournament

The Regal Rooks Chess Club wrapped up its third annual chess tournament recently.

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Wed Jul 30, 2014

SouthCoastToday.com

Bits & Pieces

Buzzards Bay Film Festival: Third annual Summer Cell Phone Video Contest. The festival will feature weekly awards for cell phone videos with the winner getting a $1,000 grand prize awarded in the fall.

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San Francisco Bay View

Chess vs. checkers

Life is like a game of chess and checkers. Many of us play checkers. And many of us think we're playing chess, but, in practice, we're actually playing checkers.

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The New Zealand Herald

Movie review: The Dark Horse

Cliff Curtis as chess champ Genesis and James Rolleston as nephew Mana show just how talented our actors can be.

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Tue Jul 29, 2014

The Town Talk

Commentary: Will robots get all the good jobs?

By the end of the 21st century, will human beings be supreme beings of leisure? Or will we be irrelevant? That's the discussion people are having more and more lately.

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Mon Jul 28, 2014

Susan Polgar Chess Blog

31st Geneva Chess Open

The 31st Geneva Chess Open will take place from 29th July to 3rd August at the la Maison des Associations - rue des Savoises 15 - 1205 GenA ve, Switzerland.

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Daily Star

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ROOK: Artur Mencfel may have won chess tournaments, but he got outmatched by border police [MASONS/GETTY] Grandmaster Artur Mencfel, 25, was jailed for 16 months after being stopped and searched at a checkpoint at Dover, Kent.

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Sun Jul 27, 2014

The Otago Daily Times

Role in film a turning point

Former gang member and now actor Wayne Hapi and his daughter, Miracle Hapi , prepare for a private screening of a film, The Dark Horse, at Rialto Cinemas, Dunedin.

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Sat Jul 26, 2014

The Miami Herald

16-year-old Miami Beach teen wins prestigious chess Master title

Rachel, 16, recently was awarded the title of Chess Master during the 2014 North American Youth Chess Championship in New York City.

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English Dong-A

Formidable expertise of a film-crazy perfectionist

Formidable expertise of a film-crazy perfectionist . JULY 26, 2014 04:49. . U.S. film director Stanley Kubrick is an essential figure for anyone considering him/herself as a fan of 20th Century film.

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Masterpiece Mystery! is the longest running prime-time drama series on American television.

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Erie Times News

Major directors head to Toronto

New movies from veteran directors such as Jason Reitman, Noah Baumbach and Shawn Levy will make their world premieres at the Toronto International Film Festival when it kicks off in September.

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DNA India

Budding chess players will get to witness live action says organising ...

Pune is gearing up for yet another big show down when the Junior World Chess Championship unfolds here from October 5. Aniruddha Deshpande, has been appointed as the organising secretary of this 15-day international contest, which comes to city after a decade.

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Fri Jul 25, 2014

The New Zealand Herald

The Dark Horse: Cliff's edge

Cliff Curtis' turn as a bipolar chess champ may be his greatest role yet. He talks to Russell Baillie about piling on weight, confronting his past, and being a family man.

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Time

Robots Have Their Own World Cup

The computer Deep Blue defeating world chess champion Garry Kasparov at his own game in 1997 was one thing but when a team of humanoid robots defeats the world's greatest soccer players it will be something else altogether.

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Austrian Times

Chess Player Shamed After Caught Relieving Herself In Lift

A Chinese female chess player who decided to relieve herself by peeing in an elevator is demanding a security guard be sacked after he posted the images of her online.

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Thu Jul 24, 2014

SouthCoastToday.com

Bits & Pieces

Buzzards Bay Film Festival: Third Annual Summer Cell Phone Video Contest. The festival will feature weekly awards for cell phone videos with the winner getting a $1,000 grand prize awarded in the fall.

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Related Topix: Buzzards Bay, MA, New Bedford, MA, Marion, MA, Games, Acushnet, MA

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