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Olympics-Alpine skiing-What to look out for in the women's downhill race

PYEONGCHANG, South Korea, Feb 20 (Reuters) - The downhill is the second women's speed event in the Alpine skiing programme in Pyeongchang and promises to deliver plenty of excitement. Four years ag...

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Greenstone Lobo: Roger Federer can go on till 2020, win 3-4 more Grand Slams

Roger Federer has had a fabulous start to 2018 – winning Grand Slam No. 20 and reclaiming the world No. 1 spot. Now, the question on everyone’s mind is: how many more Grand Slams can the Swiss win?...

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Switzerland has not seen any major Saudi fund flows – Swiss Bankers Association

The post Switzerland has not seen any major Saudi fund flows – Swiss Bankers Association | Reuters appeared first on Firstpost.

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Cricket can melt ice between India and Pakistan, says Shahid Afridi

Referring to the suspension of cricketing ties between India and Pakistan, former skipper Shahid Afridi has said sports should be used to end tensions between the two neighbouring countries than as...

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Drug case leaves curling athletes stunned

The Olympic curling fraternity was reeling from a doping scandal at the Pyeongchang Winter Olympics on Monday -- with many wondering why a curler would need performance-enhancing drugs at all. Russ...

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Infosys recognised as a top employer in Europe

Infosys, the second largest IT services company in the country, has been recognised as Top Employer in Europe for its excellence in employee conditions by global certification company Top Employers...

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Switzerland, officially the Swiss Confederation (hence its abbreviation CH), is a federal republic consisting of 26 cantons, with Bern as the seat of the federal authorities. The country is situated in western Europe, where it is bordered by Germany to the north, France to the west, Italy to the south, and Austria and Liechtenstein to the east.