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Helmet keeps the warden away

Where hot and humid weather of federal capital brings skin borne diseases to its dwellers, it forces motor cyclists to use substandard helmets of any kind available in the market to avoid

Home boy Voeckler keeps yellow

Frenchman Thomas Voeckler stubbornly held on to the Tour de France yellow jersey on Saturday as reigning champion Alberto Contador survived another onslaught in the mountains. Contador, who has complained of a

Dravid keeps India going

Rahul Dravid continued his dogged defiance, but India lost two wickets – both to Devendra Bishoo – in the last half-hour before lunch in the first Test against West Indies on Wednesday,

Kim keeps LPGA lead

Mindy Kim kept her quest for a first LPGA title on course Friday, firing a five-under 67 to maintain her two-shot lead at the State Farm Classic. Kim, who had posted a

United stalemate keeps title race alive

NEWCASTLE – Manchester United failed to score at St.James’ Park for the first time in 11 seasons as a goalless draw with Newcastle United kept alive the race for the Barclays Premier League title. The Red Devils had the chance to move nine points clear of second-placed Arsenal with victory over Alan Pardew’s mid-table side.
But, with Sir Alex Ferguson serving the penultimate game of his five-match touchline ban, the visitors failed to bounce back from the disappointment of their

Cavani keeps Napoli on trail

MILAN – Uruguay striker Edinson Cavani scored a hat-trick as Napoli came back from 2-0 and 3-2 down to beat Lazio 4-3 and cling on to their Serie A title hopes. Napoli moved up to second and trail leaders AC Milan by just three points after their 3-0 derby victory over Inter Milan, third at five points, on Saturday.
Goals from Stefano Mauri and Andre Dias gave Lazio a two-goal lead before Andrea Dossena and Cavani, with his first, levelled matters. A Salvatore Aronica own goal

Oldman keeps Batman script secret

Gary Oldman has been sworn to secrecy about the new Batman movie, but reveals he’s one of the only people who knows how the follow-up to ‘The Dark Knight’ ends. The actor, who has played top cop Jim Gordon in both of Christopher Nolan’s Batman films, will reprise his role in a third installment, which will begin shooting in London in May.
And his eight-year-long business relationship with the super-secretive Nolan has afforded him knowledge about how the filmmaker will wrap up

PEPCO keeps the heat up

LAHORE – The power load-shedding increased up to 6 to 10 hours as Pakistan Electric Power Company (PEPCO) failed to meet the country’s electricity demand on Saturday. Electricity was shut down for an hour after every three hours and besides scheduled load-shedding there were unscheduled closures of 10 to 20 minutes. The power shortage for the first time in the season crossed 2,700 megawatts (MW) leaving the consumers in the dark. PEPCO promised better summers for the consumers but