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LONDON: Ace marksman Gagan Narang scooped India’s first medal in the Olympic Games by winning the bronze in the men’s 10m air rifle after Beijing Games gold medalist Abhinav Bindra tripped in the preliminaries here on Monday.

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Colorado shooting suspect faces formal charges

DENVER: Launching a case that legal analysts expect to be dominated by arguments over the defendant's sanity, Colorado prosecutors are filing formal charges on Monday against James Eagan Holmes, the former neuroscience student accused of killing 12 people and wounding 58 others at an Aurora movie theatre.

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US toughens stand against Assad, says he must go

WASHINGTON: Claiming that the Syrian President, Mr Bashar Al-Assad is losing hold of his country's territory, the US has asked the Arab leader to remove him from power. The United States said it feared a massacre in Aleppo after President’s forces launched ground and air bombardments in preparation for a major onslaught against rebels in Syria's commercial capital.

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