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  • Nagaland: Classic Cup 2020 cancelled
    Kohima, October 29 (MExN): The Classic Club today informed all the football lovers, teams and clubs that due to the COVID-19 pandemic, the Classic Cup 2020 football tournament have been cancelled for this season. The Club wishes all the patrons, well wishers, te
  • 13th Jadonang Memorial Football Tourney rescheduled
    DIMAPUR, OCTOBER 29 (MExN): The Zeliangrong Football Association (ZFA) has decided to re-schedule the 13th Jadonang Memorial Football Tournament 2020. The date and month for the next tournament shall be informed later, informed a press release from the ZFA. It appe
  • 13th Jadonang Memorial Football Tourney rescheduled
    DIMAPUR, OCTOBER 29 (MExN): The Zeliangrong Football Association (ZFA) has decided to re-schedule the 13th Jadonang Memorial Football Tournament 2020. The date and month for the next tournament shall be informed later, informed a press release from the ZFA. It appe
  • General view in the stands before the match Pool via REUTERS/Ina Fassbender
    Renewed ban on fans is regrettable, says German league
    BERLIN, October 29 (Reuters): The German Football League (DFL) on Wednesday said it regretted a government decision to ban spectators from football stadiums from next week as part of new measures to curb a rise in COVID-19 infections across the country. Pro
  • Soccer Football - Champions League - Group G - Juventus v FC Barcelona - Allianz Stadium, Turin, Italy - October 28, 2020  Barcelona's Lionel Messi celebrates scoring their second goal with teammates REUTERS/Massimo Pinca
    Barcelona overcome Juve as Morata has three goals disallowed
    TURIN, Italy, October 29 (Reuters) - Ousmane Dembele struck early and Lionel Messi converted a late penalty as Barcelona won 2-0 at Juventus in the Champions League on Wednesday after Alvaro Morata had three goals disallowed for offside for the Serie A side. Dem
  • Soccer Football - Champions League - Group E - FC Krasnodar v Chelsea - Krasnodar Stadium, Krasnodar, Russia - October 28, 2020 Chelsea's Hakim Ziyech scores their third goal REUTERS/Anton Vaganov
    Chelsea ease to Champions League win at Krasnodar
    KRASNODAR, Russia, October 29 (Reuters) - Chelsea kickstarted their Champions League group campaign by coasting to a 4-0 win at Krasnodar on Wednesday thanks to goals from Callum Hudson-Odoi, Timo Werner, Hakim Ziyech and a late strike from Christian Pulisic. Ha
  • Lakers fans celebrate their team winning the 2020 NBA Championship in Los Angeles, California, U.S., October 11, 2020.  REUTERS/Ringo Chiu
    Los Angeles parades on hold in the 'City of Champions'
    LOS ANGELES, October 29 (Reuters) - In a year when it seemed like nothing could go right, the sports Gods smiled on Los Angeles, rewarding long-suffering fans of the city's beloved Dodgers and Lakers with titles just weeks apart, but formal celebrations will ha
  • The Los Angeles Dodgers celebrate defeating the Tampa Bay Rays in game six of the 2020 World Series at Globe Life Field. (USA TODAY Sports Photo via Reuters)
    Dodgers beat Rays to snap 32-year World Series drought
    LOS ANGELES, October 29 (Reuters): The Los Angeles Dodgers ended decades of heartbreak with their first World Series win since 1988, a 3-1 victory over the Tampa Bay Rays in Arlington sealing the best-of-seven championship 4-2. The Dodgers’ triumph at thei
  • Nagaland: Tesophenyu Sporting Club organises first open tourney
    Tesophenyu, October 28 (MExN): Neighborhood Boys Tseminyu was crowned the champions of the first open Futsal tourney organised by Tesophenyu Sporting Club (TSC) from October 22-23. The Boys beat Phenomenal FC with 4-3 in the finals and walked away with cash prize o
  • Portugal's Cristiano Ronaldo reacts REUTERS/Gonzalo Fuentes
    Ronaldo left out of Juve squad to face Barcelona
    (Reuters): Cristiano Ronaldo has been left out of the Juventus squad for the Champions League match at home to Barcelona later on Wednesday, two weeks after first testing positive for COVID-19. The Portuguese had been hoping to return in time for Wednesday&
  • General view of flags before the match REUTERS/Susana Vera
    Barcelona name acting president after Bartomeu resignation
    BARCELONA, October 28 (Reuters): Barcelona named Carles Tusquets as their acting president on Wednesday, a day after Josep Maria Bartomeu resigned in order to avoid facing a vote of no confidence. Barca said in a statement that Tusquets, the chairman of the
  • FILE PHOTO: Soccer Football - Superliga - Boca Juniors v Gimnasia y Esgrima - Alberto J. Armando Stadium, Buenos Aires, Argentina - March 7, 2020 Gimnasia y Esgrima coach Diego Maradona before the match REUTERS/Agustin Marcarian/File Photo
    Maradona self-isolating at home due to COVID-19 risk: report
    (Reuters): Argentina soccer great Diego Maradona is self-isolating after one of his bodyguards displayed symptoms of COVID-19, the country's state-run news agency Telam reported on Tuesday. Maradona, who led Argentina to World Cup glory in 1986, began i
  • Mercedes' Lewis Hamilton after winning the race Pool via REUTERS/Jorge Guerrero
    Hamilton ready to drive change as Extreme E team owner
    LONDON, October 28 (Reuters): Six times Formula One world champion Lewis Hamilton looked forward on Tuesday to driving change, and accelerating a push for diversity and sustainability, as a team owner when the Extreme E electric off-road series starts in March
  • FILE PHOTO: Christian Coleman of the U.S. before the race. REUTERS/Hannah Mckay
    World champion Coleman to miss Olympics after ban for whereabouts failure
    (Reuters): World 100 metres champion Christian Coleman will miss next year's Tokyo Olympics after being banned for two years for breaching whereabouts rules, the Athletics Integrity Unit (AIU) said on Tuesday. Coleman, who narrowly escaped a ban last ye
  • Barcelona president Josep Maria Bartomeu during the unveiling REUTERS/Albert Gea/Files
    Barcelona president Bartomeu resigns after Messi row
    BARCELONA, October 28 (Reuters): Barcelona president Josep Maria Bartomeu resigned from the club on Tuesday ahead of a vote of no confidence that was due to be held next month after some 20,000 fans signed a petition demanding that he step down. The rest of

HEALTH

  • Hidden till now, air pollution emerges as leading risk-factor contributing to strokes
    New Delhi, October 29 (IANS): The manifestation of rising air pollution in respiratory organs is well recognised and talked about in the public discourse. However, not many people are aware air pollutants have the potential to increase the risk of stroke. Evidences, supported by epidemi
  • Superfoods that can lower the risk of breast cancer
    New Delhi, October 29 (IANSlife): A healthy lifestyle which includes exercise and a nutrient-dense diet may help reduce the risk of cancer. Foods which are rich in antioxidants and fiber have been found to regulate oestrogen and inhibit cancer cell formation. Small changes to a routine can
  • 'Turning coronavirus protein into nanoparticle could be key for Covid vax'
    New York, October 29 (IANS): In a major study, researchers have discovered a technique that could help increase the effectiveness of vaccines against the novel coronavirus, the virus that causes Covid-19. Since it began spreading in early 2020, biomedical researchers have been in active
  • Ensuring better digestive health for your child
    New Delhi, October 29 (IANSlife): Has your toddler been refusing to poop in the toilet? Does he/she cry or make faces while passing stool or has the frequency of pooping reduced to less than thrice a week? If youve noticed any of these signs, then its possible that your child is constipate
  • Sanofi, GSK to supply COVAX with 200 mn doses of COVID-19 vaccine
    New Delhi, October 29 (IANS): Sanofi and GSK have signed a Statement of Intent with Gavi, the legal administrator of the COVAX Facility, a global risk-sharing mechanism for pooled procurement and equitable distribution of eventual COVID-19 vaccines. Sanofi and GSK intend to make availab

FEATURED NEWS

  • 7 in 10 urban Indians now hooked to mobile gaming: Report
    New Delhi, October 29 (IANS): Seven in 10 urban Indians are now playing video games or mobile games on any device, taking the country into the top 10 gaming countries in the world, a new report revealed on Thursday. Mobile gamers (playing on a smartphone or tablet) have clearly outnumbe
  • Affirmative action to help orphaned and abandoned kids become self-reliant
    BY N. LOTHUNGBENI HUMTSOE New Delhi, Oct 29 (IANSlife) There are millions of orphan children across India, who lack the basic facilities required for survival. Having lost their parents at a very young age, they are not fortunate enough to receive encouragement or support and struggle
  • Keeping girls in school seen worth billions to developing nations
    LONDON, October 27 (Thomson Reuters Foundation): Making sure all girls are finishing secondary education by 2030 could boost the gross domestic product (GDP) of developing countries by 10% on average over the next decade, a report said on Tuesday. Every $1 spent on girls' right
  • Global trade making water, energy insecurity worse: Study
    London, October 26 (IANS): International trade in a highly interconnected world is putting more pressure on water, energy and land resources than domestic productions, says a new study. The results, published in the journal Global Environmental Change, suggest that globalisation ma
  • Was Rajiv Gandhi the victim of foreign intelligence agencies?
    New Delhi, October 24 (IANS): Was Rajiv Gandhi the victim of "international intelligence agencies" in "what was to become" of him after the 1991 General Elections that were likely to see him return to power after being unceremoniously voted out two years previously?

LIFE AND STYLE

  • Bhumi Pednekar: I am not an accidental actor
    Mumbai, October 29 (IANS): Bollywood actress Bhumi Pednekar says she is not an accidental actor and that her journey has been of survival. "It's been five years and it still feels like a dream! I am not an accidental actor and I say this time and again. This is something that I
  • Katrina Kaif invests in beauty
    New Delhi, October 27 (IANSlife): Bollywood Actor Katrina Kaif launched Indias first celebrity makeup brand, Kay Beauty, a year ago. The line was created in partnership with leading omnichannel lifestyle retailer, Nykaa, with a vision to deliver high-performance, long-lasting, ultra-glam m
  • Covid revamp: Fashion outlets flourish as farm-fresh hubs
    Mumbai, October 27 (IANS): In recent days, people passing by some of the biggest fashion hubs in Mumbai rub their eyes in disbelief at what they behold. Instead of the familiar eye-catcher multi-hued designer garments hanging in the windows, they witness luscious fresh vegetables, fruit
  • Only 7% plan on going out to movie theatres in the next 60 days
    New Delhi, October 26 (IANS): Even though movie theatres are now open, only 7 per cent people are willing to go to watch a film there in the next 60 days, as per a survey. Results of July, August and October survey by LocalCircles indicate that people continue to stay reluctant in going
  • Can't wait to be featured on OTT plaltform: Mrunal Thakur
    New Delhi, October 26 (IANSlife): Bollywood actress Mrunal Thakur says OTT platforms have proved to be a blessing for all during the lockdown and she cant wait to be featured in one of its shows. She says: "Earlier people used to look down upon OTT platforms, but I think ever since