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Where did a festival leave a sea of waste?

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After the Reading Music Festival got over last weekend, the 90,000 odd visitors to the festival left behind a sea of rubbish which included abandoned tents, cigarette butts, half eaten food and garbage which is taking a full team of people, several days to clean up.

Tintinabulation, Vijays Pride impressive

Tintinabulation, Vijays Pride and Golden Arrow caught the eye when the horses were exercised at Malakpet Race Course here on Wednesday.

Runners for friday races

Following are the runners for the races to be held here on Friday.
1. The Squanderer Plate 1600m 2:00 Pm: Royal Prodigy 62, Too Cold To Hold 62, Behram 57.5, Brownie 57.5, Born To Perform 56, Aladdin 55, Mr Hurricane 52.5, Starscream 52.

Zip Away clinches Asian Age Cup

Bharath T. Singh-trained Zip Away was ably piloted by M.I. Qureshi to bag the Asian Age Cup, the feature event of the races held here on Wednesday.

Charlatan is favourite

Suleiman Attaollahi-trained Charlatan holds an edge over rest of the contenders to win the Mysore Million, the highlight of the races to be held here on Thursday.

Shweta takes six-stroke lead

Rookie Pune golfer Shweta Galande rode on six birdies on the back nine to produce another card of 66, and lead the penultimate round of the 9th leg of the Hero Women’s Professional Golf Tour event in Bengaluru on Wednesday.

‘I have no doubt in my ability’

One of India’s most potent middle-order batsman in the limited-overs format, Yuvraj Singh, has won his battle against cancer but his fight to regain his position in the national team is still on after being left out of the team for more than six months.

Jersey Shore clinches Mysore feature

B. Puttanna-trained Jersey Shore was ably guided by Y.S. Srinath to claim the Star Of Mysore Trophy, the feature event of the races held here on Friday.

Poles Apart is favourite

Javed Khan-trained Poles Apart, who is in fine fettle, may score in the Amazing Handicap 1400 metres, the main event of the races to be held here on Saturday.

Fortune Favours holds the edge

Sanjoy Kolse-trained Fortune Favours looks set to win the Nana Raghunath Trophy, the feature event of the races to be held here on Saturday.

On Friday N.N. Vohra, governor of Jammu and Kashmir, delivered a speech in New Delhi that was notable for its lucid analysis of the inextricably interlinked external and internal security problems and a series of sound suggestions about how to meet the grim challenges this country faces.

One of the most fascinating things about the 21st century is what I call the return of the body to the centrality of things. The body has become the site for all the major dramas — philosophical, political and ethical.