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Monaghan to play twins in Netflix's thriller 'Echoes'

Washington [US], July 23 (ANI): 'Mission Impossible III' actor Michelle Monaghan has been roped in to play identical twins in ...

Tokyo Olympics: winning could become about managing COVID stress

Olympism, the 19th-century philosophy of the modern Olympic Games, can be summed up as making the world better through sport. ...

Former Lions, Bulls coach John Mitchell quits England to join Wasps

John Mitchell has quit his role as England defence coach to join the backroom staff of Premiership club Wasps, it ...

US Top Diplomat Blinken to Visit India, Kuwait

WASHINGTON - U.S. Secretary of State Antony Blinken will travel to India next week, the State Department said on Friday, ...

Solid gold: Team USA remains favorite

Basketball season is over, but the Tokyo Olympics will prolong betting opportunities for hoops loyalists. Team USA is -350 with ...

Osaka becomes 1st tennis player to light Olympic cauldron

Tokyo [Japan], July 23 (ANI): Japanese athlete Naomi Osaka on Friday became the first tennis player to light the Olympic ...

Australia awaits Barrier Reef world heritage ruling

The World Heritage Committee was set to consider whether to add the Great Barrier Reef to UNESCO's list of endangered ...

Koroibete turns back on Australia to play in Japan

Australia wing Marika Koroibete has signed with the Panasonic Wild Knights, the Japanese club announced on Friday, raising doubts about ...

Warne believes England's Parkinson 'perfectly suited' for Ashes trip

Shane Warne has backed uncapped England leg-spinner Matt Parkinson to make an impact on the upcoming Ashes tour as he ...

How caring for children can help Aboriginal Elders during lockdown

Quotes in this research are from participants who cannot be named due to research ethics requirements.Pandemic-induced lockdowns have provided stories ...

New Zealand border closure puts Rugby Championship in doubt

The southern hemisphere's showpiece Rugby Championship and Bledisloe Cup matches were in jeopardy on Friday after Australia's latest Covid-19 outbreak ...

Australia and Windies ODI postponed

Bridgetown [Barbados], July 23 (ANI): Cricket West Indies (CWI) CEO Johnny Grave has said the decision on when the second ...

2nd ODI between West Indies and Australia postponed

Bridgetown [Barbados], July 23 (ANI): The second ODI between West Indies and Australia has been postponed due to a positive ...

WTA roundup: Katarzyna Kawa keeps Polish hope alive in Gdynia

Katarzyna Kawa kept a home-soil run alive when she upset No. 3 seed Irina-Camelia Begu of Romania 6-2, 6-4 in ...

ATP roundup: No. 1 Denis Shapovalov knocked out in Switzerland

In his ATP Tour debut, Vit Kopriva of the Czech Republic rallied to upset Canadian top seed Denis Shapovalov 2-6, ...

We're losing the vaccination race because of bungling, not bad luck

As one big international competition begins, another one is nearing its end. At least we hope so.I am, of course, ...

The Brisbane Olympics are a leap into an unknowable future

There'll be two types of Australian high jump in Tokyo this month. The first, most likely scripted, was Queensland Premier ...

Darren Clarke tied for lead after first round of Senior Open

Ten years after his victory at the 2011 Open Championship at Royal St. George's -- where last week's Open was ...

Yealimi Noh, Pajaree Anannarukarn lead after Evian first round

Yealimi Noh and Thailand's Pajaree Anannarukarn shot matching rounds of 6-under 65 Thursday to share the first-round lead at the ...

Windies, Australia ODI suspended at last minute due to Covid-19

A positive Covid-19 test on Thursday resulted in the last-minute postponement of the scheduled second One-Day International between the West ...

ISL: Kerala Blasters FC sign Adrian Luna

Kochi (Kerala) [India], July 22 (ANI): Indian Super League (ISL) side Kerala Blasters FC on Thursday announced the signing of ...

Djokovic admits thinking calendar Golden Slam was almost impossible

As Novak Djokovic steps up his pursuit of history and bids for an Olympic title in Tokyo, the world number ...

How food prices are affected by oil, trade agreements and climate change

Concerns about inflation rates have risen as the UK economy begins its much-needed recovery from the effects of the pandemic. ...

Australia to play five T20s in Bangladesh

Australia will visit Bangladesh for five Twenty20 internationals early next month, the Bangladesh Cricket Board said on Thursday.The visitors will ...

Golden Slam-chasing Djokovic, Osaka top Olympic tennis bill

With three Grand Slams already to his name this year, Novak Djokovic can take another step towards history in Tokyo, ...

Olympics VP defiant after 'mansplaining' backlash

International Olympic Committee (IOC) vice-president John Coates on Thursday denied bullying a female politician to attend the Tokyo Games opening ...

Brisbane Olympics in 2032, "great boost" for Australia: PM

© Provided by Xinhua Australia's Prime Minister described Brisbane's successful bid to host the 2032 Olympic and Paralympic Games as ...

Australia to play five-match T20I series against Bangladesh

Canberra [Australia], July 22 (ANI): The Cricket Australia board on Thursday confirmed that the Australian men's team will play a ...

US Open: Osaka returns while Big Three aim for history

New York [USA], July 22 (ANI): The defending US Open Champion Naomi Osaka has entered the women's singles entry list ...

Sania and Ankita to clash with Ukrainian pair in 1st round

Tokyo [Japan], July 22 (ANI): The Indian tennis star duo of Sania Mirza and Ankita Raina will clash with the ...

ATP roundup: No. 2 Roberto Bautista Agut upset in Switzerland

Arthur Rinderknech upset second-seeded Roberto Bautista Agut of Spain 6-2, 6-4 at the Swiss Open Gstaad on Wednesday. The Frenchman ...

Federer, Osaka among those named to US Open tennis field

Defending champion Naomi Osaka, who withdrew from the French Open due to mental issues and skipped Wimbledon, and Roger Federer, ...

Brisbane Picked to Host 2032 Olympics Without Rival Bid

TOKYO - Brisbane was picked Wednesday to host the 2032 Olympics, the inevitable winner of a one-city race steered by ...

US women's 44-game unbeaten run ended by Sweden at Olympics

Four-time Olympic champions the United States suffered a first defeat in 45 matches on Wednesday as they lost 3-0 to ...

Brisbane to host 2032 Olympic Games

Brisbane was awarded the 2032 Olympics on Wednesday, triggering wild celebrations and fireworks as it became the third Australian city ...

Aussie showjumper booted from Olympics after positive cocaine test

Showjumper Jamie Kermond was kicked off the Australian Olympic team Wednesday after testing positive for cocaine, with the remorseful rider ...

Women's Softball Leads Off Postponed 2020 Tokyo Olympics

The Japanese women's softball team posted an 8-1 rout of Australia Wednesday to usher in the Tokyo Olympic Games.The Games, ...

7 tips for making masks work in the classroom

With more infectious variants of the COVID-19 virus emerging, teachers and students have been required to wear masks in high ...

Aussie pacers dominate West Indies in ODI series opener

Australia's pacers demolished the West Indies batting line-up to claim a comprehensive 133-run victory on the DLS method in the ...

One year late, Tokyo Olympics sports finally underway

The Tokyo Olympics sports programme finally opened after a year's pandemic delay with softball in disaster-hit Fukushima on Wednesday as ...

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Air pollution from western U.S. state fires seen in east coast cities

PORTLAND, Oregon: Wildfires across the United States and Canada, including Oregon's "monster" two-week-old Bootleg blaze, caused harmful air pollution as ...

U.S. targets Chinese officials following end of Hong Kong democracy

WASHINGTON, D.C.: The United States has imposed sanctions on seven Chinese officials, all deputy directors at the China-Hong Kong liaison ...

Britain favors placing U.S. deep space radar station in U.K.

LONDON, England: A U.S. Space Force proposal to base a radar system in Britain to monitor spacecraft up to 22,400 ...

Texas man wins $1 million with free Covid vaccine lottery ticket

ARLINGTON, Texas: A Texas man has claimed a $1 million prize from a winning lottery ticket he received for free ...

U.S. life expectancy fell to 77.3 years in 2020

ATLANTA, Georgia: Life expectancy in the United States fell by 18 months in 2020 to 77.3 years.This is the lowest ...

New Russian stealth fighter jet to be on display at Russian air show

MOSCOW, Russia: Russia will unveil its new Sukhoi fifth-generation stealth fighter jet this week at an air show near Moscow.Show ...

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