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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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Developing 8 leaders meet in Islamabad

Thursday - Nov 22, 2012, 11:18am (GMT+5.5)
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Islamabad -  Leaders of eight developing countries with large Muslim populations are meeting here for a three-day conference to discuss issues of mutual concern.

The Developing Eight, or D-8, is an economic development alliance and comprises Bangladesh, Egypt, Indonesia, Iran, Malaysia, Nigeria, Turkey and Pakistan.

The Israeli air raids on Gaza militants will also feature in the talks, which began Wednesday, the Dawn reported.

President Asif Ali Zardari and Prime Minister Raja Pervez Ashraf will also participate.

Zardari was expected to hold a one-to-one meeting with Iranian President Mahmoud Ahmadinejad and host a dinner in his honour Thursday.


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