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Thousand day countdown begins for Russia 2018 World Cup

Thousand day countdown begins for Russia 2018 World Cup

Moscow, Sep 19 (IANS) The 1,000-day countdown for the start of the 2018 FIFA World Cup began in front of the Kremlin at an event attended by former soccer players such as German Lothar Matthaus and Spaniard Fernando Hierro.

Sep 19, 2015, 23:21 PM IST
Rio de Janeiro enters one-year sprint to 2016 Olympic Games

Rio de Janeiro enters one-year sprint to 2016 Olympic Games

The one-year countdown to the Rio Olympics began Wednesday with officials promising to overcome Brazil`s usual chaos in a Summer Games that will transform the city and thrill the world.

Aug 06, 2015, 11:39 AM IST
Countdown on for evenly-matched, security-tight 2015 Cricket World Cup

Countdown on for evenly-matched, security-tight 2015 Cricket World Cup

The countdown is on for the 11th Cricket World Cup and the likely winner is still guesswork a month out in one of the most evenly-matched and security-conscious tournaments staged.

Jan 14, 2015, 09:31 AM IST
Kerala set for 35th National Games; countdown begins

Kerala set for 35th National Games; countdown begins

With just three weeks left for the start of the 35th edition of National Games here, preparations are in full swing with the state government formally launching the official countdown of the multi-sporting event.

Jan 02, 2015, 17:14 PM IST
ICC to countdown 100 greatest World Cup Cricket moments

ICC to countdown 100 greatest World Cup Cricket moments

The International Cricket Council (ICC) has asked cricket fans across the world to vote for their favorite moments in the cricket world cups till date as the countdown for the World Cup in Australia and New Zealand 2015 begins.

Nov 05, 2014, 11:23 AM IST

29-hour countdown for GSLV-D5 launch begins

The 29-hour countdown for the launch of India`s heavy rocket geosynchronous satellite launch vehicle-development 5 (GSLV-D5) with the indigenous engine began Saturday 11.18 am at Sriharikota in Andhra Pradesh, officials said.

Jan 04, 2014, 12:21 PM IST

Beyonce accused of plagiarism in new music video

Beyonce Knowles has been accused of plagiarising a Belgian choreographer’s dance moves in her new music video ‘Countdown’.

Oct 10, 2011, 14:13 PM IST

London begins counting days for 2012 Olympics

The one-year countdown to the 2012 Olympics gets under way here Wednesday with London preparing to showcase itself on a day of festivities to mark the final sprint to the sporting extravaganza.

Jul 27, 2011, 08:38 AM IST

London begins counting days for 2012 Olympics

The one-year countdown to the 2012 Olympics gets under way here Wednesday with London preparing to showcase itself on a day of festivities to mark the final sprint to the sporting extravaganza.

Jul 27, 2011, 08:38 AM IST

WB polls: Countdown begins for Friday`s assembly results

Countdown has begun for the
crucial West Bengal assembly election results with hardly two
days to go for counting of votes and exit poll projections of
a change in governance grabbing all attention.

May 11, 2011, 19:12 PM IST

Countdown begins to 520 day `Mars mission`

A group of volunteers have started final training in Russia in preparation for being locked up in a capsule for 520 days to simulate the psychological effects of the voyage to Mars.

May 04, 2010, 16:38 PM IST

ISRO begins countdown for PSLV launch

Filling of liquid fuel in the second stage of the Rs 70-crore PSLV rocket that would carry the Rs 130-crore Oceansat2 was progressing smoothly on Wednesday afternoon.

Sep 21, 2009, 14:53 PM IST