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Aditya Jagtap wins City View Open squash in Long Island

Aditya Jagtap wins City View Open squash in Long Island

India's Aditya Jagtap beat Alister Walker of Botswana 11-8, 11-5, 11-6 in the final to win the City View Open, a PSA World Tour event in Long Island, USA.

May 13, 2018, 22:33 PM IST
Tough greens take toll as Anirban Lahiri misses cut at Wells Fargo, Tiger Woods makes it

Tough greens take toll as Anirban Lahiri misses cut at Wells Fargo, Tiger Woods makes it

The firm and tough greens took a toll on Anirban Lahiri as the Indian missed the cut at the Wells Fargo Championship after shooting 76-74 in the first two rounds, even as the legendary Tiger Woods managed to make it.

May 05, 2018, 18:15 PM IST
USA gymnastics star coaches Karolyis sued over Nassar sex abuse

USA gymnastics star coaches Karolyis sued over Nassar sex abuse

A champion American gymnast has filed suit against her sport's star coaches Bela and Marta Karolyi for failing to protect her from convicted serial sex abuser Larry Nassar, the former USA gymnastics team doctor.

May 02, 2018, 10:03 AM IST
India ranks second in list of foreign students studying in US, China at the top

India ranks second in list of foreign students studying in US, China at the top

77 per cent of all international students in the US call Asia home, said the Student and Exchange Visitor Program (SEVIS) report of the US Immigration and Customs Enforcement's (ICE) Homeland Security Investigations.

May 02, 2018, 09:20 AM IST
US President Donald Trump makes appeal for 2026 FIFA World Cup in North America

US President Donald Trump makes appeal for 2026 FIFA World Cup in North America

President Donald Trump has called on African countries to get behind the joint North American bid to host the 2026 World Cup.

May 01, 2018, 11:31 AM IST
Tennis: Kristina Mladenovic draws France level with US in Fed Cup semis

Tennis: Kristina Mladenovic draws France level with US in Fed Cup semis

Kristina Mladenovic came back from a set down to beat CoCo Vandeweghe 1-6, 6-3, 6-2 and draw France level with defending champions US in their Fed Cup semifinal in Aix-en-Provence on Saturday.

Apr 22, 2018, 12:49 PM IST
US strikes remove moral hurdles for S-300 missiles for Syrian President Bashar al-Assad, warns Russia

US strikes remove moral hurdles for S-300 missiles for Syrian President Bashar al-Assad, warns Russia

the S-300 surface-to-air missile system would improve Russia's ability to control air space in Syria, where Moscow's forces support the government of President Bashar al-Assad

Apr 20, 2018, 14:25 PM IST
Amid Word War 3 fears, Vladimir Putin warns of global chaos if US, others attack Syria again

Amid Word War 3 fears, Vladimir Putin warns of global chaos if US, others attack Syria again

Russian President Vladimir Putin warned on Sunday that further Western attacks on Syria would bring chaos to world affairs, as Washington prepared to increase pressure on Russia with new economic sanctions.

Apr 16, 2018, 14:31 PM IST
US 'locked and loaded' if Syria tries chemical attack; Russian media warns of World War III

US 'locked and loaded' if Syria tries chemical attack; Russian media warns of World War III

The statement issuing World War III warning appeared on Russian state media after UNSC rejected a resolution against US aggression in Syria.

Apr 15, 2018, 09:05 AM IST
Manchester United to return to USA for pre-season tour

Manchester United to return to USA for pre-season tour

A two-week tour will start with a match against Mexican side Club America in the Phoenix University Stadium, Arizona, on July 19.

Apr 03, 2018, 14:35 PM IST
US designates Hafiz Saeed's party as foreign terrorist outfit

US designates Hafiz Saeed's party as foreign terrorist outfit

Seven members of the MML's central leadership body have also been designated as foreign terrorists.

Apr 03, 2018, 11:50 AM IST
NBA: LeBron James breaks Michael Jordan`s double-digit record

NBA: LeBron James breaks Michael Jordan`s double-digit record

LeBron James continued his assault on the NBA record book, passing Michael Jordan for consecutive games with at least 10 points in the Cleveland Cavaliers 107-102 win over the New Orleans Pelicans on Friday.

Mar 31, 2018, 11:27 AM IST
Aditi Ashok makes cut at Kia Classic in Carlsbad

Aditi Ashok makes cut at Kia Classic in Carlsbad

Indian golfer Aditi Ashok carded an even-par 72 to make the cut at Kia Classic. Aditi, who had a first round 2-under 70, is now 2-under 142 for a Tied-43rd at the halfway stage.

Mar 24, 2018, 19:33 PM IST
Reports of Goa CM Manohar Parrikar's treatment in US false, claims BJP leader

Reports of Goa CM Manohar Parrikar's treatment in US false, claims BJP leader

On Sunday, Mumbai's Lilavati Hospital had denied all rumours about Parrikar's health and said that he was responding well to the treatment.

Feb 19, 2018, 22:56 PM IST
Disgraced USA Gymnastics doctor sentenced to another 40-125 years

Disgraced USA Gymnastics doctor sentenced to another 40-125 years

The latest sentence stems from abuse he committed at the Twistars gymnastics training centre in Michigan.

Feb 06, 2018, 14:55 PM IST
Up to 175 years in jail for disgraced USA Gymnastics doctor

Up to 175 years in jail for disgraced USA Gymnastics doctor

Disgraced former USA Gymnastics doctor Larry Nassar was sentenced to 40 to 175 years in prison on Wednesday after a week of raw emotional testimony by scores of women he sexually abused for years under the guise of medical treatment.

Jan 25, 2018, 15:18 PM IST
Simone Biles: 'I was abused' by USA gymnastics doctor

Simone Biles: 'I was abused' by USA gymnastics doctor

Olympic gymnastics superstar Simone Biles revealed on Monday she was sexually abused by disgraced former USA team doctor Larry Nassar, who was last month jailed for 60 years on child porn charges.

Jan 16, 2018, 16:34 PM IST
CoCo Vandeweghe inspires USA's Hopman Cup win over Russia

CoCo Vandeweghe inspires USA's Hopman Cup win over Russia

World No. 10 CoCo Vandeweghe launched her new season in impressive fashion as the United States beat Russia 2-1 on the opening day of the mixed teams Hopman Cup in Perth on Saturday.

Dec 31, 2017, 10:03 AM IST
Justin Gatlin fires coach, faces new doping probe after report

Justin Gatlin fires coach, faces new doping probe after report

A newspaper report revealed that Gatlin's coach Dennis Mitchell and athletics agent Robert Wagner offered to provide false prescriptions for banned performance-enhancing substances and smuggle those into the United States.

Dec 19, 2017, 09:10 AM IST
Trump office may stop spouses of H-1B visa holders from working in US

Trump office may stop spouses of H-1B visa holders from working in US

US President Donald Trump`s administration is set to propose revoking a rule that makes spouses of thousands of H1-B visa holders eligible to work while in the US, potentially complicating a major driver of technology jobs, the media reported.

Dec 17, 2017, 06:44 AM IST