Salah shines as clinical Liverpool see off Porto

Salah shines as clinical Liverpool see off Porto

Liverpool’s Mohamed Salah in action with FC Porto’s Felipe. (Action Images via Reuters/Andrew Boyers) PORTO, April 18 (Reuters):  A resurgent Mohamed Salah scored one and set up another to inspire a clinical Liverpool to a 4-1 win at Porto in their Champions League quarter-final second leg on Wednesday that teed up a last-four clash with […]

Phase 2 of LS polls: Moderate to high voter turnout

Phase 2 of LS polls: Moderate to high voter turnout

A voter shows her finger marked with indelible ink after casting vote, during the second phase of the 2019 Lok Sabha elections, in Kathua, J & K, Thursday, April 18, 2019. (PTI Photo) New Delhi, April 18 (PTI) Moderate to high voter turnout was recorded in the 95 constituencies in 11 states and Puducherry that […]

Spurs stun City after 7- goal thriller, VAR drama

Spurs stun City after 7- goal thriller, VAR drama

Tottenham’s Danny Rose in action with Manchester City’s Kevin De Bruyne. (Reuters Photo) MANCHESTER, April 18  (Reuters): After an astonishing encounter at the Etihad Stadium, Tottenham Hotspur reached the semi-finals of the Champions League on away goals following a 4-3 defeat to Manchester City on Wednesday. Spurs, who won the first leg 1-0 and progressed […]

NBA roundup: Celtics rally past Pacers for 2-0 series lead

NBA roundup: Celtics rally past Pacers for 2-0 series lead

Celtics’ Kyrie Irving takes a shot during their first round of the 2019 NBA Playoffs against Boston Celtics at TD Garden Boston, MA on April 17. (Photo: Greg M Cooper-USA TODAY Sports via Reuters) Field Level Media/Reuters Jayson Tatum buried a go-ahead 3-pointer with 50.8 seconds remaining Wednesday night, allowing the host Boston Celtics to […]

Tokyo ticket lottery to launch for domestic sales on May 9

Tokyo ticket lottery to launch for domestic sales on May 9

A shadow of of Tokyo governor Yuriko Koike is seen on the logo of Tokyo 2020 Olympic games during the Olympic and Paralympic flag-raising ceremony at Tokyo Metropolitan Government Building in Tokyo, Japan. (REUTERS/Toru Hanai/File Photo) TOKYO, April 18 (Reuters): Residents of Japan will be able to apply for tickets for the Tokyo 2020 Olympic […]

9th Nagaland Veterans Inter District Football Tournament 2019

Kohima, April 18 (MExN): The 9th edition of Nagaland Veterans Inter District Football Tournament 2019 will be held at Indira Stadium Kohima from May 4 to 10. Stating this in a release, NVFA general secretary Tia N. Panger informed that the tournament will be hosted by Kohima District Veterans Football Association (KDVFA) under the aegis […]

Santosh Trophy: Punjab take on Goa in semis

Ludhiana, April 18 (IANS): Punjab, Goa, Services and Karnataka will fight it out for a spot in the final of the Santosh Trophy here on Friday. After a rigorous number of Zonal Qualifiers, a total of 10 teams made it to the finals. Services, Goa, Delhi, Meghalaya and Odisha were clubbed in Group A, while […]

Glory of the Cross of Jesus

Mapu Jamir, IAS (Retd) In this Holy Week tens of thousands of faithful as well as average Christians all over the world will be flocking to churches and cathedrals to bow their heads before the Cross and participate in worship services that relive the death and the resurrection of the Messiah on Good Friday and […]

Doctors to heal the body but quacks to heal the mind?

Lelen SingsitKuda Village, Dimapur Every now and then we see some religious leaders or gurus hospitalised and taking help of doctors and medicine to recover their health. Even religious gurus have realised that they need science and real medicine to heal their body. When we have headache, we take paracetamol. When we have heart disease, […]

EASTER: Breaking News vs Fake News!

Jonas Kerkettasdb Bosco College of Teacher Education, Dimapur The angel’s declaration to the women on Christ’s resurrection (Mt. 28: 6) was a piece of veritable Breaking News! Mary Magdalene, James’ mother Mary, and Salome had gone to the tomb, just to anoint Christ’s lifeless body with spices, not to meet the resurrected Jesus. The angel […]

Far from the ‘madding crowd’

Witoubou Newmai Amidst howls and jibes from politicians forming the social ambience in Manipur during this election time, two interesting events, far away from the ‘madding crowd’, calmly took place. On both occasions, activists from various fields, in their earnest endeavours to address issues, came together. One event focussed on the ‘fake encounter cases’ or […]

How Sudan’s protesters upped the ante, and forced al-Bashir from power

Sudan’s Omar al-Bashir has resigned after three decades in power. AHMED YOSRI/EPA Andrew Edward Tchie, University of Essex Following months of protests, and a prolonged sit-in outside the military headquarters in Khartoum, Sudanese president Omar al-Bashir was placed under house arrest on April 11 as the country’s military prepared for a transitional government. Many have […]

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