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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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Khalifa Foundation sends aid to Afghanistan

Monday - Mar 18, 2013, 12:35pm (GMT+5.5)
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Abu Dhabi - The Khalifa bin Zayed Al Nahyan Humanitarian Foundation of the UAE has dispatched aid materials to be distributed to 1,500 needy families in Afghanistan.

The aid in four trucks is being sent in coordination with the UAE embassy in Afghanistan.

It will be distributed under the supervision of the Permanent Committee for Humanitarian and Development Assistance in Afghanistan.





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