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BJP pushing Parrikar to work despite illness: Goa Congress

Panaji, June 22 (IANS) Lashing out at the BJP for pushing Goa Chief Minister Manohar Parrikar to return to office despite his illness, a top Goa Congress leader on Friday said it was a suicidal move for Parrikar. State Congress President Girish Chodankar said the administration in Goa had become sick because of Parrikar's prolonged illness. The Bharatiya Janata Party, however, r...

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India outclass Pakistan in Kabaddi Masters opener

Dubai, June 22 (IANS) India stood up to their reputation, thrashing Pakistan 36-20 n the opening match of the Kabaddi Masters Dubai at the Al Wasl sports club here on Friday. The Ajay Thakur-led side started off sensibly, gauging the weakness and strength of Pakistan in the initial minutes before thrashing their arch-rivals to notch up a tsunami of points. Reeling under pressure...

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Three Sweden players to miss Germany clash

Sochi, June 22 (IANS) Three Swedish players, who are not feeling well due to stomach ache, will not play in the team's second FIFA World Cup match against Germany, Sweden head coach Janne Andersson said on Friday. Three players are having problems with their stomachs. That is why we didn't bring them to Sochi, because we need to find out what is wrong with them. They are Pontus Jansson, ...

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Shooters Yashashwini, Abhishek impress at 18th KSS Memorial championship

New Delhi, June 22 (IANS) Junior shooting World Cup gold medallist Yashashwini Singh Deswal's combination with Abhishek Varma proved lethal as they bagged a gold in a nail-biting finish to the 10 metre Air Pistol Mixed Team Senior category at the Dr. Karni Singh range here on Friday. In the Junior mixed team category, Punjab's Surinder Singh and Simranpreet Kaur overshadowed their oppone...

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NCW takes cognizance of Jharkhand women activists' gang-rape

New Delhi, June 22 (IANS) The National Commission for Women (NCW) on Friday said it has taken suo motu cognizance of the incident of abduction and gang-rape of five women activists in Jharkhand's Khunti district. Considering the gravity of the matter, the Commission has also constituted a three member fact-finding team, to look into the matter and investigate into the case in accordance ...

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Italy asks Malta to allow migrant ship to dock, refugees to disembark

Rome, June 22 (IANS/AKI) Italy on Friday asked Malta to allow the German NGO-run migrant-rescue ship Lifeline to dock at one of its ports and let the over 200 migrants on board disembark but detain the crew. It's an illegal ship with an illegal flag. We would like to know who is financing this ship which is carrying a human cargo and is located in Maltese waters, anti-migrant Int...

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2018 team better than previous World Cup edition: Belgium's Witsel

Moscow, June 22 (IANS) Belgium's midfielder Axel Witsel on Friday said his team have performed much better at 2018 FIFA World Cup in Russia than at the previous competition in Brazil. After prevailing 3-0 over Panama in their World Cup debut June 18, Belgium is set to take on Tunisia in the Red Devils second Group G match on Saturday, reported Efe. We are much more experienced no...

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UAE, South Africa team-up for space exploration

Vienna, June 22 (IANS/WAM) The UAE Space Agency and the South African National Space Agency (SANSA) signed an MoU for cooperation in the areas of peaceful exploration of the outer space. The agreement was signed on the sidelines of the UN Conference on the Exploration and Peaceful Uses of Outer Space 2018, UNISPACE+50, organised from June 18 to 23 in Vienna. As per the MoU, the ...

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Brazil edge past brave Costa Rica with last gasp goals

Saint Petersburg, June 22 (IANS) Philippe Coutinho and Neymar Junior scored late in the second half as Brazil ensured their passage to the second round with a hard earned 2-0 win over Costa Rica in a Group E clash of the FIFA World Cup here on Friday. Both Brazilians struck in the second half added time at the Saint Petersburg Stadium to hand the five-time World Cup winners their first v...

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Hopefully India will play in 2026 FIFA World Cup: Bhaichung

Panaji, June 22 (IANS) With FIFA expected to expand participation of Asian countries from four to eight in the football World Cup by 2026, former Indian football team captain Bhaichung Bhutia on Friday said, that India's best chance at making it to the mega event lay eight years down the line. 2026 is when we are hoping to get eight teams from Asia qualify for the World Cup. Now we have ...

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Nepal, China to enhance cooperation under Belt & Road Initiative

Beijing, June 22 (IANS) Nepal and China have agreed to execute projects under the Belt and Road Initiative (BRI) to enhance connectivity that encompasses ports, roads, railways, aviation and communications within the overarching framework of Trans-Himalayan Multi-Dimensional Connectivity Network. In a joint statement issued during the visit of Nepali Prime Minister K.P. Sharma Oli, the t...

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Sri Lanka trio admits to breaching level 3 offence

Dubai, June 22 (IANS) Sri Lanka skipper Dinesh Chandimal along with his team management has admitted of breaching the ICC's Article 2.3.1, a Level 3 offence, which relates to conduct that is contrary to the spirit of the game. The ICC had earlier charged Chandimal, coach Chandika Hathurusinghe and manager Asanka Gurusinha of acting against the spirit of the game for refusing to take the ...

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World Cup: Belgium aim to seal knockout spot

Moscow, June 22 (IANS) Belgium will aim to register a second consecutive win and book their spot in the knockout rounds when they take on Tunisia in a Group G match of the 2018 FIFA World Cup at the Spartak Stadium here on Saturday. The talented Belgium squad are the favourites in the group and they gave ample glimpses of their class in a comfortable 3-0 win over Panama in their campaign...

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Bengaluru metro doubles coaches to 6 on one route

Bengaluru, June 22 (IANS) The Bengaluru Metro rail operator on Friday doubled coaches to six from three to ferry more commuters on the east-west Purple Line. Amid fanfare, the six-coach swanky service was flagged off by Karnataka Chief Minister H.D. Kumaraswamy in presence of Union Urban Development Minister Hardeep Singh Puri at Baiyappanahalli station in the east to Mysuru Road station...

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Confident Mexico up against under-pressure Koreans

Rostov-on-Don (Russia), June 22 (IANS) A confident Mexico will be eyeing their second win to seal a pre-quarterfinal berth when they take on South Korea in a Group F match of the 2018 FIFA World Cup at the Rostov Arena here on Saturday. The South Americans were impressive during their 1-0 win over defending champions Germany in their campaign opener where they put on one of the best team...

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Uruguay team trains ahead of World Cup game vs Russia

Nizhny Novgorod (Russia), June 22 (IANS) Uruguay's football players on Friday held a training session at the team's camp near here in preparation for their upcoming FIFA World Cup clash with Russia. Forwards Luis Suarez and Edinson Cavani and midfielder Cristian Rodriguez participated in the practice led by head coach Oscar Tabarez at Borsky sports centre, reports Efe. Uruguay be...

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Comeback racer Balu shines in practice session of Nationals

Coimbatore, June 22 (IANS) Local ace and former champion Arjun Balu, driving a Race Concepts-prepared Honda City, marked his return to racing after a five-year gap by topping both the free practice sessions in the premier Indian Touring Cars class as the second round of the MRF MMSC national racing championship got underway at the Kari Motor Speedway here on Friday. Balu, 43, put in cons...

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Anderson gets in sculpting mode for 'Isle Of Dogs'

Los Angeles, June 22 (IANS) Director Wes Anderson says he created 500 clay dog puppets to bring a touch of reality to his film Isle of Dogs. We wanted to put on screen dogs that look somewhat familiar to us but have heightened qualities beyond reality, Anderson said in a statement to IANS. Anderson, who has written and produced the film as well, began sculpting clay dog puppets ...

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Writing exercises may improve body image in women

New York, June 22 (IANS) Women, please take note. If you are struggling with your body image, writing your blues may act as a positive step, a new study suggests. The study, published in the journal Psychology of Women Quarterly, found that self-compassion and body functionality-focused letters could improve body image. Positive body image interventions focused on telling women t...

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Asian Games-bound amateur Ridhima bags 7th leg on Hero WPG Tour

Bengaluru, June 22 (IANS) Rising golfer Ridhima Dilawari on Friday joined a select band of amateurs to win on the Hero women's Pro Tour after she pocketed the seventh leg at the Prestige Golfshire course here. The 20-year-old Delhi girl, who started the day three shots behind the overnight leader, Tvesa Malik, carded a brilliant 4-under 68 with eight birdies against four bogeys in an agg...

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