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26 min ago | In-depth Africa

2014 Commonwealth Games: Nigerian wrestlers are world class - Segun Oguntade

The Secretary of Nigeria Wrestling Federation , Segun Oguntade, on Friday in Glasgow, Scotland said Nigerian wrestlers were world class going by their performance at the ongoing Commonwealth Games.

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4 hrs ago | In-depth Africa

Boxer Junias eyes third medal for Namibia

Namibian cyclists once again fell short on medals in men and women's Individual Time Trial event, during yesterday's action of the Commonwealth Games underway in Glasgow, Scotland.

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5 hrs ago | New Vision

Uganda gets another boxing medal

Mike Sekabembe v Joseph Joyce Efe Ajagba v Joseph Goodall Despite not having any qualified coach, Uganda boxers continued to shine with Juma Kaggwa assuring the nation of another medal after he advanced to the semi-finals at the Commonwealth Games in Glasgow Scotland.

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Thu Jul 31, 2014

MarketWatch

Weir Group pretax profit down 4.8% on currency hit

Weir Group PLC reported a 4.8% fall in pretax profit Thursday as the strength of the pound eroded first-half sales, even as it benefited from strong demand for high-pressure pumps from North America's shale-gas industry.

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WZVN-TV Fort Myers

Comm Games athlete fined for assault on rival

Five people are suing the federal government alleging that an expanded national security screen targeting Muslims has led to lengthy delays and denials in their applications for citizenship and green cards.

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The Daily Record

Thousands admire East Kilbride club's floral art display

The festival was organised by the Scottish Association of Flower Arrangement Societies to coincide with the Service for the Commonwealth which was attended by Prince Edward and the Lady Provost of Glasgow.

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BBC News

Care home owners in legal move

Care home owners are set to take legal action against Scotland's largest local authority over the funding of residential care for older people.

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KRMG-AM Tulsa

Aussie weightlifter arrested for alleged assault

In this image taken Sunday July 27, 2014 Australia's Francois Etoundi bronze medal winner, left, stands on the podium with gold medal winner India's Sathish Sivalingam following the men's 77kg weightlifting final at the Commonwealth Games Glasgow 2014 in Glasgow Scotland.

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Outlook

Vijender Singh celebrates victory against Trinidad and Tobago's Aaron ...

Vijender Singh celebrates victory against Trinidad and Tobago's Aaron Prince after their Men's middle weight quarterfinal during the 2014 Commonwealth Games in Glasgow, Scotland.

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The Daily Record

Former Rangers ace Shota Arveladze is just the latest victim of rogue ...

THEY are the tenants who think they can live in luxury homes for free - and when challenged, they drag their landlords through the legal system or simply move on without paying back a penny.

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Pique News Magazine

Routley racing at Commonwealth Games on Sunday

Whistler's Will Routley will race at the Commonwealth Games on Sunday, Aug. 3, the final day of the event currently being held in Glasgow, Scotland.

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BBC News

Biker detained after girl collision

More than 120km of paths across Scotland's national parks are set to be renovated thanks to a A 3m grant from the Heritage Lottery Fund.

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Wed Jul 30, 2014

Anchorage Daily News

Former UAA long jumper 'disappointed' with Commonwealth Games showing

Anchorage long jumper David Registe had three chances in the final round of the 2014 Commonwealth Games, in Glasgow, Scotland, to leap closer to a medal.

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Scotsman.com

Parcel firms urged to cut fees for rural families

PARCEL delivery firms are to be given a "statement of principles" to try to improve things for people in remote parts of the UK who face high delivery charges.

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The Daily Record

Glasgow 2014: Time Trial takes in some of West of Scotland's greatest landmarks

THE route starts and ends in Glasgow Green but spawls to the east of the city through Dennistoun and north across Millerston, Stepps and Muirhead before looping through Moodiesburn and Lenzie and then heading back to the city centre THE Time Trial takes place ahead of Sunday's Road Race and will see top Commonwealth cyclists take on a challenging ... (more)

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CNET News.com

Commonwealth Games bring Royal photo-bombing to Twitter

Who is that in that background of those photos? Oh, no big deal, it's just the queen of England, the duchess of Cambridge, Prince Harry, and Prince William.

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New Vision

Nanyondo qualifies for 800m semi-finals

She clocked two minutes 05.29. she was second in heat two won by Canada's Jessica Smith in 2:05.22.

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Evening Times

Care home nurse faces 'slap' claim

That is the key allegation against Kathleen Walker who is also said to have told a colleague: "That was not really a slap" or words to that effect, during the incident at Applecross Nursing Home.

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International Business Times

WWE SummerSlam: Orton Vs Reigns Match Unexciting, Reigns 'Awful Wrestler No Charisma'

A month from now WWE fans will be packing up on the stands to witness the rumoured match between Roman Reigns and Randy Orton in the WWE "SummerSlam."

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Evening Times

Mackintosh festival in parade first

The first major exhibition devoted to the architecture of Charles Rennie Mackintosh at the Hunterian and Glasgow School of Art walking tours will also feature in the month-long programme of arts and cultural events celebrating the life and genius of Glasgow's most famous architect, designer and artist.

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