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    Real's Vazquez to miss rest of the season due to injury
    Madrid, April 11 (IANS): Real Madrid have paid a price for their 2-1 win over FC Barcelona with the news that winger Lucas Vazquez will probably miss the rest of the season with a knee injury he picked up in the game. Vazquez, who has spent most of the season pl
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    Fresh dates announced for World Para Snow Sports Championships
    Lillehammer, April 11 (IANS): The International Paralympic Committee (IPC) has given fresh dates for its key event, the World Para Snow Sports Championships, which will be held in Lillehammer, Norway from January 8 to 23. The championships will take place eight
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    German Olympic body expects its athletes to be vaccinated soon
    Berlin, April 11 (IANS): The German Olympic Sports Confederation (DOSB) expects that its top athletes, who have qualified for this year's Tokyo Olympics, will be vaccinated soon. "With the beginning of the second quarter of the year, the time has come w
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    Harbhajan to make KKR debut as SRH bowl 1st
    Chennai, April 11 (IANS): Veteran spinner Harbhajan Singh will make his debut for Kolkata Knight Riders (KKR) as they were put to bat first by SunRisers Hyderabad (SRH) in their first match of the Indian Premier League (IPL) season at the M.A.Chidambaram Stadium on
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    Postponed PSL to resume on June 1
    Lahore, April 11 (IANS): The postponed Pakistan Super League (PSL) will resume on June 1, the Pakistan Cricket Board said on Sunday. The PCB said that it will be hiring "a globally-recognised safety management company" to ensure safety of its Covid-19
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    Two fencers test positive for Covid in Egypt
    New Delhi, April 11 (IANS): Two Indian fencers have tested positive for Covid-19 while participating in the World Junior and Cadet Fencing Championships in Cairo, confirmed a senior official of the Fencing Association of India (FAI). "The players will under
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    EPL: Reds earn year's first home win; Leeds stun Man City
    London, April 11 (IANS): Liverpool left it late to secure a first Premier League win at home this year, with Trent Alexander-Arnold's superb stoppage-time strike downing Aston Villa 2-1 at Anfield. Kai Havertz scored his first Premier League goal since Octob
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    Real Madrid pull off thrilling Clasico win; Barca coach fumes
    Barcelona, April 11 (IANS): Real Madrid held on to earn a narrow 2-1 El Clasico win over Barcelona on Sunday and go top of the La Liga charts on Saturday. Karim Benzema broke the deadlock in the 13th minute with his ninth goal in seven league games, finishing Lucas
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    CSK skipper Dhoni fined Rs 12 lakh for slow over-rate
    Mumbai, April 11 (IANS): Chennai Super Kings (CSK) skipper, Mahendra Singh Dhoni, was on Sunday fined Rs 12 lakh for slow over-rate in the match against Delhi Capital (DC), which the three-time Indian Premier League (IPL) champions lost by seven wickets at the Wank
  • Participants, instructors and others at the concluding day of the six-day joint volleyball referees’ clinic in Tseminyu on April 10.
    Six-day volleyball referees’ clinic concludes in Tseminyu
    Tseminyu, April 10 (MExN): A six-day joint volleyball referees’ clinic under the aegis of Rengma Sports Association (RSA) and Nagaland Volleyball Association (NVA) culminated on April 10 with a closing function at Tseminyu Town Hall, Tseminyu. A total of 1
  • The Dimapur district football team for the upcoming Dr T Ao Inter-District Championship 2021.
    James Kithan & Kivi Zhimomi in Dimapur squad for Dr T Ao C’ship
    Morung Express News Dimapur | April 10 The Dimapur district team for the upcoming Dr T Ao Inter-District Championship 2021 was unveiled to the media today. The football championship will be hosted by Kohima from April 13-19.  The district team will f
  • DDVFA organises penalty shoot-out tournament
    Dimapur, April 10 (MExN): Under the theme ‘Football for Health,’ the Dimapur District Veteran Football Association (DDVFA) organised a Dimapur Open Penalty Shoot-out Tournament at DDSC Stadium, Dimapur on April 10. A total of 20 teams took part in the e
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    Anushka scores as Hans Women FC clinch Delhi league title
    New Delhi, April 10 (IANS): Anushka Samuel scored the all-important goal as Hans Women FC defeated HOPS FC to clinch the Football Delhi Women's League 2020-21 title at the Ambedkar Stadium on Saturday. By winning the league, Hans Women FC have qualified for
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    Indian women's tennis team reaches Latvia for BJK Cup
    Riga (Latvia), April 10 (IANS): Three members of the Indian women's tennis team along with their coach Vishal Uppal arrived in the Latvian capital of Riga on Saturday to play in the Billie Jean King (BJK) Cup on April 16 and 17. "Our team has arrived in
  • Strong SunRisers Hyderabad take on Kolkata Knight Riders
    Chennai, April 10 (IANS): With pace bowler Bhuvneshwar Kumar back in their ranks, SunRisers Hyderabad (SRH) will take on Kolkata Knight Riders (KKR) in the third match of the Indian Premier League (IPL) at the MA Chidambaram Stadium here on Sunday night. The Hyd


  • Effective vax against Covid mutations can be produced: AIIMS
    New Delhi, April 11 (IANS) In the first wave of coronavirus in India last year, virus mutations were not a major issue, but the ongoing second wave, where the spike in cases is much steeper, has led to variants concern, which are more infectious and lethal. However, the vaccine technology
  • Depression, anxiety could be leading to Parkinson's disease
    Hyderabad, April 11 (IANS) Depression and anxiety could be the symptoms leading to Parkinson's disease, says doctors on the occasion of World Parkinson's Day on Sunday. Parkinson's disease is a progressive nervous system disorder that affects the movement of the human body.
  • Stress linked to coronary heart disease in women
    New York, April 10 (IANS) Psychosocial stress -- typically resulting from difficulty coping with challenging environments -- may work synergistically to put women at higher risk of developing coronary heart disease, a new study suggests. The findings indicate that the effects of job str
  • Mutants, sluggish vaccine drive, carelessness: Add them and you get Covid surge, say top scientists.
    New Delhi, April 10 (PTI) Why are India's COVID-19 cases flaring up so sharply? There are no clear answers but top scientists say the complex interplay of mutant strains, a hugely susceptible population made more vulnerable by elections and other public events and the lowering of guard
  • WHO chief criticises 'shocking' global Covid vax divide
    Geneva, April 10 (IANS) The World Health Organization (WHO) has criticised what it describes as a "shocking imbalance" in the distribution of coronavirus vaccines between rich and poor countries. "There remains a shocking imbalance in the global distribution of vaccines,&


  • India, China disengagement at Ladakh: An unfinished agenda
    By S B ASTHANA IANS | April 11 The 11th round of India China Corps Commander's meeting has ended with good optics and pleasantly worded PIB release, with no concrete agreement (if any) disseminated so far. Post disengagement of troops in Eastern Ladakh from North and South of Pango
  • Adopting COVID-19 appropriate behaviour best way to stop transmission of virus, its variants: WHO
    New Delhi, April 10 (PTI) Adoption of COVID-19 appropriate behaviour is the best way to stop transmission of the virus and its variants, Dr Poonam Khetrapal Singh, Regional Director, WHO South-East Asia Region, said here as she underlined that efforts to test, trace, isolate, and treat nee
  • Prince Philip: 3 royal visits to India and a tiger controversy
    London, April 9 (PTI) Britain's Prince Philip the Duke of Edinburgh, the husband of Queen Elizabeth II, who passed away at the age of 99 on Friday morning, made three memorable royal visits to India in his long years of accompanying the 94-year-old monarch during her nearly 69-year rei
  • New wheat varieties high in nutrition, low on sugar
    Prayagraj (Uttar Pradesh), April 8 (IANS) A genetic scientist at Sam Higginbottom University of Agriculture, Technology and Science (SHUATS), in Prayagraj has developed two new varieties of wheat that are very high in nutrition, need less water, are resistant to extremes of weather and als
  • The long walk home
    New Delhi, April 6 (IANS) She says ideas are mysterious things. They come to us in many different ways and then we begin to make choices and make decisions about what we want to do with them, and shape the work. Delhi-based writer, filmmaker and teacher Samina Mishra wrote the first draft


  • Working long hours? Keep your body, mind active
    New Delhi, April 10 (IANSlife) Whether working from home or office, toiling away for long hours without breaks and physical activity can begin to damage your body, vitality and even without tell-tale signs. "It is important to achieve a healthy work-life balance in order to live a
  • Author, literary translator Sara Rai to head jury for JCB Prize for Literature 2021
    New Delhi, April 8 (IANS) Noted author, literary translator Sara Rai will head the five-member jury for the Rs 25 lakh JCB Prize for Literature 2021, one of India's most coveted literary awards, it was announced on Thursday. The panel includes designer and art historian Annapurna Ga
  • Bhumi on battling Covid: This is a lot harder than you can imagine
    Mumbai, April 6 (IANS) Actress Bhumi Pednekar, who is currently battling Covid-19, took to Instagram on Tuesday to express gratitude to fans and followers for their wishes, prayers and concern. The actress also requested everyone not to step out amid the second wave of the pandemic, and
  • Shilpa Shetty shares a yoga asana to cure digestive troubles
    Mumbai, April 5 (IANS) Actress Shilpa Shetty Kundra on Monday demonstrated a yoga asana that helps cure digestive troubles, apart from providing other health benefits as strengthening abdominal and lower back muscles and benefitting the hip and knee joints. Shilpa posted a video on Inst
  • Rajasthan's octogenarian finds lost love after 50 yrs
    Jaipur, April 4 (IANS) The 82-year-old man, serving as the gatekeeper in Kuldhara, a haunted village in Rajasthan, feels as young as 20 after receiving a letter from his Australian lover, 50 years after their separation. "Ramji ki kasam, I feel like I'm 21 again! I don't kn