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Football Briefs: Brazil win women's Copa America

Football Briefs: Brazil win women's Copa America

News of all that's transpired on and off the football field IMAGE: Brazilian women’s team celebratePhotograph: CBF Futebol/Twitter Brazil beat Colombia 3-0 on the final day of the Women's Copa America on Sunday to win the tournament for the seventh time in eight attempts.   Brazil won all seven of their games, scoring 31 goals in the process. Hosts Chile, who beat Argentina 4-0 in their last game of the round robin final stage on Sunday, were second. The results mean Brazil and ..., 6 hours ago

Parents arrested for killing newborn, abandoning body

The parents of a newborn, whose body was found abandoned at Puthur in Kollam district with hands and legs bitten off by stray dogs, were arrested today in connection with the child's death, police said.The parents-- Mahesh, 26, and Ambili, 23, were arrested after several rounds of questioning, they said.The couple, who had got married two years ago, told police they did not want to have a second child soon.Though they tried to abort the baby after Ambili became pregnant, doctors of a hospital ...
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Officials say RS chairman has right to reject impeachment notice

Referring to Article 124 of the Constitution, the sources said the notice should have grounds of 'proved misbehaviour or incapacity'. Law Minister Ravi Shankar Prasad on Monday accused the Congress of running the country through courts based on 'half-baked, false and sponsored litigations', alleging that it used the death of judge B H Loya as a political tool to settle scores. His remarks came in the backdrop of Rajya Sabha Chairman M Venkaiah Naidu rejecting a notice by seven opposition ...
 Rediff.com19 minutes ago 'Oppn can't succeed in SC against VP's decision on impeachment'  Rediff.com5 hours ago Don't muzzle Constitution: Congress on Naidu's decision to reject impeachment notice  Rediff.com6 hours ago Swamy hails VP's decision rejecting impeachment notice  Rediff.com9 hours ago

Mumbai Indians can turn things around like in the past, says Rohit

IMAGE: Rohit Sharma is optimistic. Photograph: BCCI Defending champions Mumbai Indians have lost four games out of the first give they have played, but captain Rohit Sharma expressed optimism that things could be turned around as has been the case in the past.   “So far whatever is happening with MI, it is not going the way we want to. But I think we will turn things around like we have done it in the past. Hopefully, we can turn it around this time,” the Rohit said on ...
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SC seeks Centre's stand on plea to decriminalise gay sex

The Supreme Court today sought the Centre's stand on a hotelier's plea for striking down Section 377 of the Indian Penal Code which criminalises 'unnatural sex', including the carnal intercourse between consenting adults of the same gender.A bench headed by Chief Justice Dipak Misra issued notice to the Centre on the plea by the Lalit Suri hospitality group head Kesav Suri, seeking the 'Right to choice of sexual orientation' to be declared as part of the fundamental Right to life and personal ...
 Rediff.com37 minutes ago SC seeks Centre's response on plea against criminalisation of homosexuality  Rediff.com5 hours ago

Yeddyurappa says son won't contest; BJP members protest against Shah

Angry BJP workers flung chairs and other furniture and raised slogans against party president Amit Shah and even tried to stop the cars of Vijayendra and other leaders as they were leaving. IMAGE: BJP president Amit Shah with party's CM candidate in Karnataka B S Yeddyurappa. Photograph: Kind courtesy @BSYBJP/Twitter In a surprise announcement, Bharatiya Janata Party's Karnataka president B S Yeddyurappa on Monday said his son B Y Vijayendra would not contest from Varuna constituency in Mysuru ...
 Rediff.com47 minutes ago Season of acquittals  Rediff.com9 hours ago BJP should win all polls for 50 yrs: Amit Shah to party workers  Rediff.com12 hours ago

Playing ODIs first will help team settle down in England, says Shastri

'We are a young bunch but to come out and perform like that against a quality side gives us a lot of confidence going to England' IMAGE: Ravi Shastri looks on as Rohit Sharma speaks. Photograph: Hitesh Harisinghani/ Playing white ball cricket before plunging into the five-Test rubber against hosts England gives the Indian cricketers sufficient time to get used to the conditions in Old Blighty, said head coach Ravi Shastri, on Monday.   India is to tour England, ...
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Sachin's most special birthday

The Master recalls his match-winning century on his 25th birthday.Harish Kotian listens in. IMAGE: Sachin Tendulkar cuts his birthday cake watched by Dr Anjali Tendulkar, Michael Clarke, Brad Hogg and Diana Edulji, April 23, 2018. All Photographs: Hitesh Harisinghani/ Batting icon Sachin Tendulkar enjoyed a stellar career that stretched nearly two-and -a-half decades and produced a world record 100 international centuries and lots and lots of runs across formats. Among those 100 ...
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Sania-Shoaib expecting their first child in October

IMAGE: Sania Mirza's Instagram page making the 'announcement'. Photograph: Kind Courtesy, Sania Mirza/Instagram A stork is on the way for sporting couple Sania Mirza and Shoaib Malik. India tennis doubles ace Sania presented a big hint on her Instagram page with the words #BabyMirzaMalik <3 and a cutesy picture --a design depicting a locker room with three cabinets with the names ‘Mirza’, ‘Malik’ and ‘Mirza-Malik’ inscribed on them.   Sania’s ...
 Rediff.com1 hour ago Sania Mirza just announced she's expecting a baby  Rediff.com4 hours ago

Situation created by Modi government worse than emergency: Sinha

Two days after quitting the Bharatiya Janata Party, former Union minister Yashwant Sinha has alleged that the situation during the last four years of the Narendra Modi government was 'worse than Emergency'.Sinha, who resigned from the BJP and taken sanyas (retirement) from party politics on April 21, has also claimed that the people in the country were feeling insecure due to the actions of the Modi government, which, he said, has 'destroyed the temple of democracy'.Talking to reporters ...
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