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Sports PM says India does not eye anyone's territory, asks PIOs to
Author: 0 PM says India does not eye anyone's territory, asks PIOs to

Addressing the gathering, External Affairs Minister Sushma Swaraj credited Modi's leadership for India's growing stature globally. The deal was worth about $500 million and the announcement of its termination came a couple of weeks before Israeli prime minister Benjamin Netanyahu is due to visit India.

Sports Coach Will be Pushing Conor McGregor
Author: 0 Coach Will be Pushing Conor McGregor "Very Hard" to Return to MMA

Conor McGregor practices a judo throw on John Kavanagh at a UFC media day in 2015. "I don't think they do a good job, and I think I could do better". The Mayweather vs McGregor pay per view did 4.4 million buys in the U.S. Having his charge make it 10 rounds with a former world champion that was 49-0 going into the fight was no small feat for Kavanagh. "I was like how do you know about that and was blown away as he told me of his son and his journey and that his life was saved by the ...

Sports Dick Vitale Isn't Happy With ESPN's LaVar Ball Coverage
Author: 0 Dick Vitale Isn't Happy With ESPN's LaVar Ball Coverage

If you don't believe it, just ask me. "We're going through that now and went through that past year". Golden State Warriors head coach Steve Kerr labeled Big Baller Brand patriarch LaVar Ball the "Kardashian of the NBA " for his ability to remain relevant in the sports media landscape.

Sports The Ashes: Australia far better says Anderson
Author: 0 The Ashes: Australia far better says Anderson

The Black Caps' 2-0 win over the West Indies in December had kept them ahead of their trans-Tasman neighbours, on 100 ranking points, but now it's Australia in front of them, moving from 97 to 104, with New Zealand remaining in fourth, and England falling behind, from 105 to 99.

Author: 0 Social Media Doesn't Think President Trump Knows the National Anthem Lyrics

Trump's apparent slurring of the words stands in sharp contrast to his repeated attacks on black National Football League players kneeling during the anthem. It was in Alabama a year ago that the president suggested players who took a knee, described by the president as "sons of bitches", should lose their jobs.

Sports Sergio Aguero helps Manchester City register come-from-behind 4-1 win
Author: 0 Sergio Aguero helps Manchester City register come-from-behind 4-1 win

I was waiting for the run and Sergio was just at the right time in the right spot. "I think ( City ) had five efforts on target and four goals". Gundogan said: 'It was a free-kick and the referee didn't tell me to wait. We just reacted quicker than our opponents'. Aguero scored twice in as many minutes to give Gaurdiola's side the lead after Ashley Barnes had opened the scoring for the Clarets, before Leroy Sane and Bernardo Silva put the gloss on the win.

Sports Conte fires back at 'fake' Jose Mourinho, calling him a 'little man'
Author: 0 Conte fires back at 'fake' Jose Mourinho, calling him a 'little man'

I think he's a little man". Invoking Ranieri Conte was more scathing about Mourinho's behavior, providing the example of Mourinho following Claudio Ranieri's firing by Leicester in February previous year. "When you tell something, you must take the responsibility". The Italian was even interpreted as suggesting that the United manager may be suffering from "dementia" after Mourinho had made a reference, 24 hours earlier, to his own behaviour and the fact that he no longer acts "like ...

Sports Arrest made over alleged drug trafficking
Author: 0 Arrest made over alleged drug trafficking

AFL legend Mark "Bomber" Thompson's home has been raided by police. Police said in a statement on Tuesday that a 54-year-old from Port Melbourne was arrested and released "pending further enquiries". "Detectives from the Southern Metro and Geelong unit executed a warrant on January 5, 2018, at Rouse St Port Melbourne at 9:30am", it said. Seven reported Thompson arrived at his home on Monday afternoon, but quickly left after seeing the media scrum waiting outside.

Sports Keeper wins years worth of pizza after Leicester clean sheet
Author: 0 Keeper wins years worth of pizza after Leicester clean sheet

Vardy left the League One side when they were still non-league for Leicester and has since enjoyed a remarkable rise to Premier League title victor. Puel threw on midfielder Marc Albrighton and forward Shinji Okazaki but Fleetwood continued to threaten, earning a succession of corners.

Sports Liverpool asked Barcelona to loan Coutinho till end of season
Author: 0 Liverpool asked Barcelona to loan Coutinho till end of season

Liverpool want Keita to replace Philippe Coutinho , who joined Barcelona for £142m this week. Sources from Sky Germany have revealed that Leipzig are reluctant to let Keita go this month even if it is for an improved fee. We can not see any reason why Liverpool would choose not to accelerate Keita's arrival but Leipzig may have other ideas - the Bundesliga outfit are in a battle for the final Champions League spot with Bayer Leverkusen and Borussia Dortmund and may decide that the ...

Sports Victoria Azarenka withdraws from Aussie Open amid custody dispute
Author: 0 Victoria Azarenka withdraws from Aussie Open amid custody dispute

The seven-time Australian Open champion confirmed Friday she wouldn't attempt to defend the title she won here a year ago, saying she wasn't convinced she could win it. Venus has returned and is playing in Sydney next week to prepare for the Australian Open , which begins January 15. Azarenka joins Serena Williams in withdrawing from the first Grand Slam of the year, as well as Britain's Andy Murray; even as former champions, Rafael Nadal and Novak Djokovic also remain doubts for ...

Sports Wenger to sell Alexis Sanchez, Coquelin, Debuchy this month
Author: 0 Wenger to sell Alexis Sanchez, Coquelin, Debuchy this month

The 26-year-old has played just 16 minutes in the Premier League since mid-November. Coquelin was omitted from Arsenal's FA Cup squad to face Nottingham Forest on Sunday and well-connected Arsenal journalists at the Daily Mirror and Daily Mail claim that he is for sale.

Sports Stoke City sack manager Mark Hughes
Author: 0 Stoke City sack manager Mark Hughes

The Ireland manager is in the frame after an abject FA Cup defeat to League Two side Coventry sealed the fate of the under-pressure Stoke supremo. This season they have fallen into the Premier League relegation places and have lost six of their last eight games in all competitions, having won only five league matches out of 22.

Sports Men's Basketball In The Polls
Author: 0 Men's Basketball In The Polls

The Top 25 began the next season, and it has stayed at that number ever since.Only 12 schools have run the season at No. 1, the last being Duke in 1991-92. 5 Xavier saw its 10-game winning streak ended by Providence. Villanova is now the No. 1-ranked team in the country, followed by No. 2 West Virginia and No.

Sports Vikings open as 4-point favorites over Saints
Author: 0 Vikings open as 4-point favorites over Saints

The two teams first met back in 1968 when the Saints defeated the Vikings 20-17. The Saints defense isn't getting pushed around as much anymore. This should be an intriguing chess match and it will be interesting to see what type of unexpected surprises might be put into the game plan by two men who likely once shared a lot about their approaches.

Sports Belichick 'Absolutely' Will Remain With Pats, Hasn't Read ESPN Article
Author: 0 Belichick 'Absolutely' Will Remain With Pats, Hasn't Read ESPN Article

That could be why the coach didn't address the story with the team. New England Patriots coach Bill Belichick is speaking up about the alleged friction between him, Tom Brady and team owner Robert Kraft . Wickersham claimed that Belichick was furious when he was mandated by Kraft to trade Jimmy Garoppolo after Brady expressed his intention to play into his mid-40s.

Sports UFC Confirms Max Holloway vs. Frankie Edgar Rebooked
Author: 0 UFC Confirms Max Holloway vs. Frankie Edgar Rebooked

The fight was reported Monday night by MMAjunkie . Edgar was booked to fight the featherweight champ at UFC 218 last month, but after he broke his orbital bone in camp, the decorated fighter had to withdraw. The most dominant 145-pounder in the UFC, Holloway has won 11 straight in the division, which is the longest active streak. Still, it's a welcome sign for fans of UFC featherweights.

Author: 0 RUMOR: Are Chiefs open to trading Alex Smith?

They were going to have to make a decision about Alex Smith and his heir apparent, Patrick Mahomes , no matter how their postseason ended; they set themselves up for that on draft day a year ago. Yeah, we look back at it and maybe we could have, maybe we could have handed it to him more. Of course, since the Chiefs aren't in a rush to trade Smtih, they'll be able to hold out for an enticing offer, perhaps taking advantage of a quarterback-needy team.

Sports Nadal to play Kooyong exhibition as warm-up
Author: 0 Nadal to play Kooyong exhibition as warm-up

Nadal reached the semi-finals in Brisbane early past year, which served as a good preparation for the season's first marquee event. The world No.1 played just his second match in nearly three months, losing to veteran Frenchman Richard Gasquet 6-4 7-5 in their exhibition outing in Melbourne on Tuesday.

Sports Al-Attiyah storms Dakar canyon run
Author: 0 Al-Attiyah storms Dakar canyon run

Run over 500km of dirt and sand tracks through imposing Peruvian canyons from Pisco to San Juan de Marcona , the Qatari set the early pace opening a lead of two minutes after only 80km. Nani Roma, the 2014 champion from Spain , rolled his auto a kilometer from the finish. He lost control of his vehicle and was taken to hospital in Lima as a precaution, with his team Mini later confirming his withdrawal.

Sports Harry Kane happy to stay at Tottenham - if they start winning trophies
Author: 0 Harry Kane happy to stay at Tottenham - if they start winning trophies

Asked what Tottenham need to do to keep him, Kane replied: "I've always said: keep progressing, keep getting better, start winning trophies". The Spurs captain was crowded out and Erik Lamela was denied by George Long after good set-up play from Llorente, but Spurs were sloppy and Wimbledon went closest to a first-half goal when they finally came out of their shell.

Sports Detroit Lions coaching search rumors: Matt Patricia edtion
Author: 0 Detroit Lions coaching search rumors: Matt Patricia edtion

Rumors of Patricia's departure have persisted for sometime but NBC Sports says he's remained with the Pats awaiting the right opportunity. Patricia , who is 43 years old, has been coaching in the National Football League for the last 14 seasons, all with the Patriots , and has spent the last six seasons as the team's defensive coordinator.