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President Kovind, PM Modi laud Indian eves for CWG victory

Taking to Twitter , Prime Minister Modi said, "A well deserved and historic Gold for the Indian women's Table Tennis team!" And now it was th...

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Hockey: India women stun Olympic champions England

The Haryana-girl's gold opened India's CWG account in shooting. There was not much to choose between the two teams in the first quarter as...

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Manu Bhaker, Punam Yadav win gold at CWG 2018

As the competition progressed, Bhaker fired 10, 10.3, 10.6, a sensational 10.9 and a 10.4, which put her in the lead position for gold. He beg...

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Manchester United midfielder denies deliberately spitting on Manchester City badge

A video footage appeared the Spain global spat on the large City crest outside the tunnel as players went into the dressing rooming during the h...

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Commonwealth Games 2018: Pradeep Singh wins silver in men's 105 kg weightlifting

Madhurika Patkar also did her bit, winning her doubles match with Mouma Das despite losing her singles. This achievement tales India's meda...

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Venkat Rahul adds 4th gold to India's weightlifting haul at CWG

Had Opologe managed a good final lift, Rahul would have ended with a silver as he had already fouled his third attempt. In the men's 94kg wei...

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CWG 2018: Manika Batra leads Women Table Tennis team for historic gold

Can India claim a gold defeating Singapore, who have never lost the finals ever since Table Tennis was introduced in the Games in 2002? "I did n...

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Ander Herrera 'denies spitting on Manchester City crest'

The victory over City stretched United's unbeaten run to five games and remained a gap on the table between third-placed Liverpool and fourth-...

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IPL 2018: Rahul, Nair guide Punjab to victory against Delhi

Mujeeb finished with impressive figures of 2-28 from his four overs, while captain Ashwin took 1-23 and Mohit Sharma 2-33. In the very first o...

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Israeli warplanes carried out strikes on Syrian airbase - Russian MoD

The strike on the T-4 base came shortly after Western powers accused the Syrian government of orchestrating an alleged a chlorine attack in the ...

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Patrick Reed can make Masters history with another round in 60s

But McIlroy's most fortuitous hole was No. 13, the dogleg of a par-five that finishes off Amen Corner. All four players put together masterful r...

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Commonwealth Games: First medal for Northern Ireland

Rhys McClenaghan has won gymnastics gold for Northern Ireland in the men's pommel at the Commonwealth Games . "I was so nervous watching Max...

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Time not ripe for IPL in Chennai: Rajinikanth

The agitation is led by the organization of tamil actors Nadigar Sangam. "Cauvery is a water resource which flows her course through nature". ...

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Liverpool draw deal ready for Man Utd's Marouane Fellaini

Jurgen Klopp's team are primed to sign at least one central midfielder this summer. While any decision to swap Manchester for Liverpool would...

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Wijnaldum ready to cover Henderson's defensive duties against City

When you play one position ahead, you have less moments when you have the ball. "He said at that time that it could happen that I will play in...

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Napoli keep title race alive with dramatic win over Chievo

Napoli's Guinean midfielder Amadou Diawara (L) celebrates after scoring a goal next to Napoli's Polish midfielder Piotr Zielinski during the Ita...

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English sprinter Gemili out of Games 100m final with injury

Gemili's injury also means he will miss the 4x100m relay at the Games, Team England confirmed. "I look forward to cheering on the team and getti...

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Mechanic has leg broken by auto during errant pit stop

As he headed back out the mechanic on the left rear wheel, subsequently named as Francesco, was knocked over suffering a shinbone and fibula fr...

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At least 14, including Iranians, killed in strike on Syria airbase: monitor

The SANA news agency earlier reported citing a military source that Syrian air defense systems had shot down eight missiles when repelling the...

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Lauri Markkanen resting Saturday as Bulls face Nets

Knicks fans may remember when Acy got the MVP chants at MSG earlier in his career, and he was in that form today. Allen Crabbe added 20 while Jo...

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Danilo: Manchester United resorted to long balls to beat Man City

Yet Jose Mourinho's men rallied remarkably. But he was a different man in the second half, making a dazzling burst in the lead-up to Paul...

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Iwobi makes two assists in Arsenal win over Southampton

Aubameyang is the type of clinical finisher Arsenal have lacked up front for many years, and has proven much quicker at adapting to the Engl...

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Mourinho: Pogba knows he hasn't been good enough

Goals from Vincent Kompany and Ilkay Gundogan put the hosts in a commanding position. CHRIS SMALLING , United's match-winner, on manager ...

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Fundraiser for Families of the Humboldt Junior Hockey Team Raises $4M

While a vigil was set for Sunday night at the junior hockey team's home arena, more names were confirmed of those killed early Friday evening at...

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Carli Lloyd scores 100th worldwide goal for USWNT

With the ball being sent all over the 18-yard box by her teammates, Lloyd found herself in front of the net with the ball bouncing in front of h...

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Ladner prayer vigil to honour Humboldt Broncos

On Sunday, dignitaries from across Canada made the trip to Humboldt to pay tribute to the crash victims. "This is a very, very tough time for ...

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Shooters Apurvi, Mehuli enter CWG final

Hailing from West Bengal's Baidyabati, a little town around 30 km from Kolkata, Ghosh's parents saved all their earnings for the daughter's trai...

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Seattle Mariners Pitcher Has Close Encounter With Bald Eagle

With snow in the forecast early Sunday afternoon, the Mariners game against the Minnesota Twins has been postponed and will be made up on May ...

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Kiki Bertens, Julia Goerges win to set up Volvo Car Open final

Bertens, ranked 27th in the world, had won titles last May in Nuremberg, Germany and the Swiss Open against fields not almost as loaded with top...

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Japan soccer coach Halilhodzic fired two months before World Cup

After being hired in March 2015, he steered the national team to qualification for the finals in Russian Federation in June, but he has been pan...

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