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    NorthEast end seven-game winless run with 2-1 win over Jamshedpur
    Vasco (Goa), January 17 (IANS): NorthEast United got off to a good start under new head coach Khalid Jamil with a 2-1 win over Jamshedpur FC at the Tilak Maidan Stadium on Sunday. This is NorthEast's first win seven games. Ashutosh Mehta scored his first
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    East Bengal, Chennaiyin searching for wins
    Margao (Goa), January 17 (IANS): Both Chennaiyin and East Bengal have proven themselves to be tough teams to beat thus far in the Indian Super League (ISL). However, wins have been difficult to come by for both teams and they would be hoping to come on top when the
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    4th Test: Thakur-Sundar rearguard keeps India in the game
    Brisbane, January 17 (IANS): A brilliant batting partnership between Shardul Thakur and Washington Sundar on Sunday made sure India remained in the game after the end of Day Three of the fourth and final Test against Australia at The Gabba. Thakur and Sundar sha
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    Govt decides to name upcoming SAI facilities after sportspersons
    New Delhi, January 17 (IANS): The sports ministry has decided to name all upcoming and upgraded sporting facilities of the Sports Authority of India (SAI), after renowned athletes, who have contributed to sports in India. In the first leg, the newly built air-co
  • PV Sindhu: I have learnt a lot more from my losses
    New Delhi, January 17 (IANS): World badminton champion PV Sindhu was disappointed when the Tokyo Olympics were postponed last year, but she utilised the free time to work on rectifying her mistakes. The ace Indian shuttler recently returned to the court at the Thai
  • Juggernauts emerged as winners of the 25th edition of the Winter Cricket Challenge (WCC) after defeating Imperials on January 16.
    Wokha: Juggernauts edge Imperials to lift 25th WCC trophy
    Wokha, January 16 (MExN): Defending champions Juggernauts emerged as winners of the 25th edition of the Winter Cricket Challenge (WCC) played at local ground, Wokha on January 16.  In the final match, Imperials won the toss and elected to bat first. Abemo K
  • 6th edition of Unity Cup underway
    Dimapur, January 16 (MExN): The 6th Unity Cup T-20 cricket tournament, organized by Nepali Baptist Church (NBC) Chümoukedima sports ministry, kicked off in Chümoukedima on January 16 under the theme ‘Solidarity for Peace’. With 25 teams in
  • CVA emerged as the champion of the 3rd Supongmeren Memorial Volleyball Trophy 2021
    Changtongya Volleyball Association (CVA) emerged as the champion of the 3rd Supongmeren Memorial Volleyball Trophy 2021 after beating Clark Memorial Club (CMC), Molungkimong in the final match on January 15. CVA prevailed over CMC in the deciding fifth set after bo
  • Hyderabad hold Mumbai City to goalless draw
    Bambolim (Goa), January 16 (IANS): Hyderabad FC held Mumbai City to a 0-0 draw in the Indian Super League (ISL) at the GMC Stadium on Saturday. Hyderabad put up a solid performance in defence to restrict Mumbai from establishing their superiority and ended up threa
  • Thailand Open badminton: Axelsen, Marin through to finals
    Bangkok, January 16 (IANS): Danish fourth seed Viktor Axelsen will face Hong Kong's seventh seed Angus Ng Ka Long in the men's singles final of the Thailand Open badminton on Sunday. In the women's final, world No.1 Tai Tzu Ying of Chinese Taipei will f
  • IPL auction: Feb 4 registration deadline; no player agent allowed
    New Delhi, January 16 (IANS): The Indian cricket board has said that it would deal and communicate directly with the state associations and not with any player agents in case of individual players wishing to register themselves for the Indian Premier League (IPL) p
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    NorthEast, Jamshedpur hope to get back into top 4
    Vasco (Goa), January 16 (IANS): NorthEast United face Jamshedpur FC in their first match since the departure of coach Gerard Nus in the Indian Super League (ISL) on Sunday at the Tilak Maidan Stadium. A recent slump in form has resulted in both clubs falling out of
  • Indian fan complains of racism at SCG
    Sydney, January 16 (IANS): Even as authorities at the Sydney Cricket Ground (SCG) are investigating reports from the Indian team that pace bowlers Jasprit Bumrah and Mohammed Siraj were subjected to racist comments, they have received another complaint from an Indi
  • Momota resumes training after testing Covid positive
    Tokyo, January 16 (IANS): Kento Momota, the world's top-ranked men's singles badminton player, has resumed training 10 days after testing positive for COVID-19. Japan's state broadcaster NHK said that Momota has returned to practice by himself after
  • Imperials to take on Juggernauts in WCC final
    DIMAPUR, JANUARY 15 (MExN): Imperials and Juggernauts will clash in the final match of the Winter Cricket Challenge (WCC) being held in Wokha.  In the first semi final match on January 14, Imperials defeated KLSU by 9 wickets.  Earlier, KLSU had won


  • Chinese city reports coronavirus found on ice cream
    Beijing, January 17 (AP): The coronavirus was found on ice cream produced in eastern China, prompting a recall of cartons from the same batch, according to the government. The Daqiaodao Food Co, Ltd in Tianjin, adjacent to Beijing, was sealed and its employees were being tested for the
  • Chinese health experts call to shun Pfizer's mRNA-based Covid vaccine
    Beijing, January 15 (IANS): Amid the news of deaths of 23 elderly Norwegian people who received Pfizer's mRNA-based Covid-19 vaccine, Chinese health experts have called on Norway and other countries to suspend the use of it, especially among elderly people due to the vaccines' safe
  • DNA test can identify pneumonia in patients with severe Covid
    London, January 15 (IANS) Researchers have developed a DNA test to quickly identify secondary infections in Covid-19 patients, who have double the risk of developing pneumonia while on ventilation. For patients with the most severe forms of Covid-19, mechanical ventilation is often the
  • Discrimination ups anxiety risk regardless of genetics
    New York, January 15 (IANS): Regardless of genetic risks, exposure to discrimination in life plays a significant role in developing anxiety and related disorders, suggests a new study. Published in the Proceedings of National Academy of Sciences journal, the study determined that even a
  • Depression, stress can reduce vaccine efficacy
    New Delhi, January 14 (PTI): Depression, stress and loneliness can weaken the body's immune system, and lower the effectiveness of certain vaccines, including the new Covid-19 preventives that are in development and the early stages of global distribution, scientists say.  Acco



  • Biden-Harris inauguration ceremony kicks off with 'Kolam'
    New Delhi, January 17 (PTI): Kolam, a traditional Indian art form of drawing geometric patterns on the floors as a sign of welcome, was part of the virtual kick-off ceremony of the inauguration of President-elect Joe Biden and his deputy Kamala Harris, who traces her origin to Tamil Nadu w
  • Two sisters ask Delhi to listen, go viral
    New Delhi, January 17 (IANS): Even as "Sun Dilliye Ni Sun Dilliye", a song written, composed and sung by the two young sisters on the ongoing farmers' agitation continues to grab thousands of hits on social media from people across the world, the duo maintains that while all
  • Online abuse cannot be normalised, says Zoya Akhtar on cyberbullying
    New Delhi, January 16 (IANSlife): Director and producer Zoya Akhtar's success with titles like 'Made in Heaven', 'Luck by Chance', 'Zindagi Na Milegi Dobara' and 'Gully Boy' has not protected her from intense cyberbullying and trolling. Zoya recently
  • Kajol: Understood my mother after I had my daughter
    New Delhi, January 16 (IANS): Bollywood star Kajol cherishes her special bond with her mother, veteran actress Tanuja, and says she truly understood her only after she had a daughter. The actress says she realised her mother's sacrifices after having her duaghter Nysa. "I only
  • 'Demand for organic, vegan chocolate increasing in India'
    New Delhi, January 15 (IANSlife): The artisanal, bean-to-bar chocolate making will further gain feet in India in the coming years. An evolving palate of Indian consumers will help the rise of India-made chocolates and brands that use honest, natural ingredients and practise small-batch han