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Seemingly unfazed at being ousted from the Asian Athletics Association, scam-tainted Suresh Kalmadi on Monday said losing the presidential re-election bid to Qatar’s Dahlan Jumaan Al-Hamad has actually given him a chance to work at the “grassroots” level.
“I have no issues today and I congratulate Mr Al-Hamad for being elected as President. I am rather relieved that I will be able to work at the grassroots level in athletics,” Mr. Kalmadi said after losing the vote during the ongoing AAA Congress in Pune.

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Egypt's Islamist candidate warns ex-spy chief Suleiman will be 'new Mubarak' if elected

Wednesday - Apr 11, 2012, 07:01pm (GMT+5.5)
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Cairo - Egypt's most influential political force, the Muslim Brotherhood's candidate has warned that the country may be ruled by a 'new Mubarak' if the ousted leader's former vice president Omar Suleiman wins the upcoming presidential elections.

Khairat al-Shater warned that the presidential race may be rigged and may lead to the election of a 'new Mubarak' which would spark a new revolution, Fox News reports.

According to the report, the entry of former intelligence chief Suleiman into the race has sparked fears that the generals are trying to ensure the presidency will go to an ally.

Meanwhile, Suleiman recently assured voters that he would not attempt to 'reinvent' the old regime of Mubarak if he is elected president of the country.

He stated that the uprising that toppled Mubarak nearly 14 months ago has created a "new reality that cannot be reversed".





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