Premier League: Eden Hazard, Thibaut Courtois’ futures can be decided by Chelsea board, says boss Maurizio Sarri

Agence France-PresseJul 19, 2018 10:58:28 IST The 59-year-old Italian, speaking at his unveiling after being appointed the successor to sacked compatriot Antonio Conte, admitted to being disinterested by the transfer market. This will be music to the board’s ears as one of the reasons for Conte falling out badly with them shortly after guiding the […]

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Indian Arrows head coach Luis Norton de Matos steps down from role citing personal reasons

Press Trust of India Jul 19, 2018 00:12:56 IST Former Portuguese footballer Luis Norton de Matos today stepped down from his position as head coach of Indian Arrows, the developmental team of All India Football Federation (AIFF), citing personal reasons. In a letter to AIFF, Matos, who had coached India in the FIFA U-17 World Cup, […]

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Women’s Hockey World Cup 2018: From Punjab’s roots to Asian glory, how India became continental giants

Sundeep Misra Jul 19, 2018 12:51:35 IST On a wintry afternoon, just off the hockey pitch in Shahabad, a week after the Indian women had won the Asian Games bronze medal in Doha, coach Baldev Singh was in a pensive mood. Off NH 1, you could hear the truck tires squeal, cacophony of multiple vehicles honking […]

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FIFA World Cup 2018 in numbers: A graphical analysis of the goals, red cards, possession and much more

 Kaushal Shukla Jul 19, 2018 13:40:55 IST Savoured the thrills, unpredictability, and constant drama of this World Cup? Good. Even FIFA accepts the football showpiece might never be so engrossing again. Russia might have staged the last 32-team World Cup. Or at least the last one not shoehorned in a crammed format at the end of […]

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Drug smuggling: Punjab CM Amarinder Singh writes to Rajnath for help

A government statement said the CM in a letter to Rajnath Singh has sought a series of measures to be taken by the Government of India to support the state’s efforts to fight the drug problem. By: Express News Service | Chandigarh | Published: July 19, 2018 5:12:17 am Punjab Chief Minister Amarinder Singh has written to Home […]

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‘Excited to get past this nightmare’: Immigrant children describe hunger, cold in detention

The children’s descriptions of various facilities are part of a report filed in federal court this week in Los Angeles in a case over whether the Trump administration is meeting its obligations under a long-standing settlement governing how young immigrants should be treated in custody. By: AP | California | Published: July 18, 2018 9:34:08 am Wet and […]

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Salman Khan’s plea against poaching case conviction heard in Rajasthan court

Salman Khan was granted bail in the poaching case on April 7, after spending two nights in the Jodhpur Central Jail. By: IANS | Jaipur | Published: July 17, 2018 9:32:20 pm A district court on Tuesday heard a plea by Bollywood superstar Salman Khan against his conviction by a trial court in the 1998 Kankani blackbuck poaching case and […]

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WATCH: Indonesian villagers kill nearly 300 crocodiles in revenge attack

Villagers in eastern Indonesia killed 292 protected saltwater crocodiles to avenge a fellow villager’s death, who was killed by in an attack in the crocodile breeding farm. By: Express Web Desk | Published: July 17, 2018 1:52:37 pm In an act of revenge, villagers in eastern Indonesia’s Sorong district killed 292 crocodiles at a breeding farm after a […]

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