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a city, the administrative center of Keime Raion, Lithuanian SSR. Located on the Kražante River (Nemunas basin), on a highway 15 km west of the Tytuvénai railroad station on the Šiauliai-Sovetsk line and 44 km southwest of Šiauliai. A flax-processing plant, a creamery and cheese dairy, and a branch of the Kaunas knitted-goods factory are there. Keime also has a museum of local lore.

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Kelme Scottish Amateur Cup first round draw involving local clubs: Bannockburn v Glennifer Thistle.
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On that occasion five of the top seven (the exceptions being Lance Armstrong and Richard Virenque) were Spanish, with Javier Otxoa of Kelme leading the field home on a filthy wet day in which Armstrong dished out a proper kicking to his rivals.
Prof Kelme said: "Flavanols might have an important impact as part of a healthy diet in the prevention of cardiovascular complications in diabetics."
"So attacks are non-stop and the level of competition includes development squads for teams like Kelme, Liberty Seguros and Saunier Duval," he says.
``Basically a Spanish boot company - Kelme - want to try to break into the British market and they wanted the best players to wear their boots.
In Spain, Kelme's Jesus Manzano made claims of systematic doping and, in France, Millar has been exposed as part of a broader police probe into doping claims against Cofidis riders and staff.
In Spain, Kelme rider Jesus Manzano made detailed claims of systematic doping and in France, Millar has been exposed as part of a broader police investigation into doping allegations against riders and staff at Cofidis.
``Even in the last few kilometres I was worried that I might go bang and throw it away, but it didn't happen,'' said the Kelme rider.