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China becomes first economy to grow since virus pandemic

World | Jul 16, 2020, 10:20 AM IST

China became the first major economy to grow since the start of the coronavirus pandemic, recording an unexpectedly strong 3.2% expansion in the latest quarter after anti-virus lockdowns were lifted and factories and stores reopened.

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Serie A: Juventus held 3-3 at Sassuolo, Lazio also draws against Udinese

Football | Jul 16, 2020, 08:53 AM IST

It was Juve's third straight match without a win after a 4-2 loss against AC Milan — after going 2-0 up — and a 2-2 draw against Atalanta.

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Premier League: Arsenal end Liverpool's bid for points record; inflict 2-1 loss

Football | Jul 16, 2020, 08:32 AM IST

Arsenal defeated Liverpool 2-1 in the Premier League, as the champions miss the chance to breach the three-figure mark in points tally.


Liverpool to be presented with Premier League trophy on iconic Kop stand at Anfield next week

Football | Jul 15, 2020, 11:28 PM IST

The league is describing it as a “unique” ceremony that has been designed because fans won’t be able to celebrate the moment with the team

Madrid needs two points from its last two matches to secure

Real Madrid get their first chance to clinch La Liga title

Football | Jul 15, 2020, 10:48 PM IST

Madrid will have its first chance to clinch the title when it hosts Villarreal at the Di Stéfano following a long season that was in jeopardy because of the coronavirus pandemic.

FIFA said its plan would help prevent some injuries caused

5 substitutes interim rule in football extended by 1 year

Football | Jul 15, 2020, 10:43 PM IST

Soccer's law-making panel, known as IFAB, said the option of using two extra replacements would continue in the 2020-21 season and for national team competitions into next August

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2nd Test, Preview: Joe Root back for England with team in familiar territory

Cricket | Jul 15, 2020, 10:40 PM IST

With Root absent, England lost the first test against the West Indies last week in what was the first international cricket match since the sport's shutdown

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FIFA announces schedule for 2022 World Cup in Qatar, confirms four games per day in group stage

Football | Jul 15, 2020, 06:55 PM IST

FIFA released the schedule for the first World Cup to be played in November and December on Wednesday

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Borussia Dortmund release Andre Schurrle with a year left in his contract

Football | Jul 15, 2020, 06:35 PM IST

Borrusia Dortmund have released forward Andre Schurrle with one year left in his contract.

The 2020-21 season is due to begin a month later than

Premier League summer transfer window to be open for 10 weeks between July 27 and October 5

Football | Jul 15, 2020, 04:39 PM IST

Premier League clubs will have from Oct. 5-16 to sign players on loan or permanently from 72 teams in the English Football League.

La Liga: Real Madrid warn fans not to gather in celebration spots

La Liga: Real Madrid warn fans not to gather in celebration spots

Football | Jul 15, 2020, 08:54 AM IST

The request came a day after Madrid defeated Granada 2-1 to move within two points of their first league trophy in three years.

Premier League: Olivier Giroud gives UCL-chasing Chelsea win against relegated Norwich

Premier League: Olivier Giroud gives UCL-chasing Chelsea win against relegated Norwich

Football | Jul 15, 2020, 08:23 AM IST

Giroud headed in Christian Pulisic’s cross from the left-wing in first-half stoppage time.

US carries out 1st federal execution in nearly 2 decades

US carries out 1st federal execution in nearly 2 decades

World | Jul 14, 2020, 10:07 PM IST

The U.S. on Tuesday carried out its first federal execution in almost two decades, killing by lethal injection a man convicted of murdering an Arkansas family in a 1990s plot to build a whites-only nation in the Pacific Northwest. Daniel Lewis Lee's  final words were: “You’re killing an innocent" 

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US Open 2020 still on, but USTA cancels several amateur events

Tennis | Jul 14, 2020, 09:35 PM IST

USTA National Championships in certain junior age groups for singles and doubles are being scrapped.

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Real Madrid take advantage of break to make run for La Liga title

Football | Jul 14, 2020, 06:42 PM IST

While Barcelona has endured an up-and-down return since the forced break, Madrid has been perfect, winning every match and entering the last two rounds with a four-point lead.

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Judge rules Mary Trump can publicize book about her uncle

World | Jul 14, 2020, 10:51 AM IST

Mary Trump can talk about the highly critical book she wrote about her uncle, President Donald Trump, over the objections of the president's brother, a judge ruled Monday as he lifted an order that had blocked her from publicizing or distributing her work.

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La Liga: Real Madrid on verge of reclaiming La Liga title with win over Granada

Football | Jul 14, 2020, 08:38 AM IST

Real Madrid secured their ninth consecutive victory in the league as they beat Granada 2-1 on Monday.

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Premier League: Late goal hurts Manchester United in race for Champions League positions

Football | Jul 14, 2020, 08:18 AM IST

An injury-time equalizer from Michael Obafemi meant Manchester United remain at fifth position in the Premier League.

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White House turns on Fauci as Trump minimizes virus spike

World | Jul 14, 2020, 07:17 AM IST

With U.S. virus cases spiking and the death toll mounting, the White House is working to undercut its most trusted coronavirus expert, playing down the danger as President Donald Trump pushes to get the economy moving before he faces voters in November.

Serie A hopes to allow fans in stadiums before end of season

Serie A hopes to allow fans in stadiums before end of 2019/20 season

Football | Jul 13, 2020, 10:58 PM IST

All matches are being played without spectators following the effects of the coronavirus pandemic.

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ENG v WI | No guarantee of recall for Broad for second Test, says England coach Chris Silverwood

Cricket | Jul 13, 2020, 04:50 PM IST

England head coach Chris Silverwood has said that "nothing is a given" when it comes to selection in England playing XI.

3 countries to send unmanned spacecraft to red planet this week

Mars Mission: 3 countries to send unmanned spacecraft to red planet this week

Jul 13, 2020, 04:43 PM IST

The U.S., for its part, is dispatching a six-wheeled rover the size of a car, named Perseverance, to collect rock samples that will be brought back to Earth for analysis in about a decade.

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Elvis Presley’s only grandson Benjamin Keough dies at 27

Celebrities | Jul 13, 2020, 02:41 PM IST

Lisa Marie Presley’s representative Roger Widynowski said in a statement on Sunday to The Associated Press that she was “heartbroken” after learning about the death of her son Benjamin Keough. He is the grandson of the late Elvis Presley.

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Manchester City overturn two-year ban from Champions League

Football | Jul 13, 2020, 02:17 PM IST

Manchester City will play in the Champions League next season after their two-year ban was overturned by the CAS.

F1 star Lewis Hamilton raises right fist in fight against racism after winning Styrian GP

F1 star Lewis Hamilton raises right fist in fight against racism after winning Styrian GP

Formula 1 | Jul 13, 2020, 09:29 AM IST

It's 52 years since American sprinters Tommie Smith and John Carlos introduced that powerfully defiant gesture to a worldwide TV audience when standing on the podium during their medal ceremony at the 1968 Olympics in Mexico City.

Premier League: Leicester City jeopardize UCL hopes with collapse against Bournemouth

Premier League: Leicester jeopardize UCL hopes with collapse against Bournemouth

Football | Jul 13, 2020, 08:27 AM IST

A 4-1 capitulation at relegation-threatened Bournemouth on Sunday summed up Leicester's form since the Premier League returned from their three-month coronavirus-enforced shutdown.

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21 injured in fire aboard ship at Naval Base San Diego

World | Jul 13, 2020, 07:38 AM IST

Twenty-one people suffered minor injuries in an explosion and fire Sunday on board a ship at Naval Base San Diego, military officials said. The blaze was reported shortly before 9 a.m. on USS Bonhomme Richard, said Mike Raney, a spokesman for Naval Surface Force, U.S. Pacific Fleet.

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Son Heung-min scores, sets up winner as Tottenham Hotspur beat Arsenal 2-1

Football | Jul 13, 2020, 12:10 AM IST

Son, who was dropped from the starting lineup for the 0-0 draw at Bournemouth on Thursday, provided the corner that Toby Alderweireld sent past Martínez in the 81st with a glancing header.

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Aston Villa boost Premier League survival bid with win against Crystal Palace

Football | Jul 13, 2020, 12:03 AM IST

Trezeguet scored in each half to hand third-from-last Villa its first win in 11 league games and move the team to within four points of safety with three games left.

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1st Test: Blackwood special wallops England as West Indies triumph in cricket's historic return

Cricket | Jul 12, 2020, 11:03 PM IST

Jermaine Blackwood top-scored with 95 as West Indies overcame an early wobble to win by four wickets in the final session. John Campbell hit the winning run.

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Lewis Hamilton wins Styrian GP ahead of Mercedes teammate Valtteri Bottas

Formula 1 | Jul 12, 2020, 08:44 PM IST

Hamilton clinched his 85th career win to move within six of Michael Schumacher's Formula One record.

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Wolves keep Champions League hope alive with 3-0 win against Everton

Football | Jul 12, 2020, 06:54 PM IST

After a slow start at Molineux, Wolves slowly took control and went into the break 1-0 ahead after scoring in first-half injury time through Raul Jimenez.

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Antoine Griezmann likely to miss rest of La Liga season with thigh injury

Football | Jul 12, 2020, 05:52 PM IST

Barcelona said tests conducted on Sunday showed that Griezmann has a right thigh injury that will keep him sidelined.

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2 officers, suspect killed in Texas border town shooting

World | Jul 12, 2020, 03:04 PM IST

Two police officers were shot and killed Saturday by a suspect who later fatally shot himself in a South Texas border town after responding to a domestic disturbance call, authorities said.

In this photo provided by the U.S. Navy, student Naval aviator Lt. j.g. Madeline Swegle, assigned to

US Navy welcomes 1st Black female Tactical Aircraft pilot

World | Jul 12, 2020, 10:05 AM IST

The U.S. Navy has welcomed its first Black female Tactical Aircraft pilot. “MAKING HISTORY!” the U.S. Navy tweeted Thursday in response to a post that Lt. j.g. Madeline Swegle had completed naval flight school and would later this month receive the flight officer insignia known as the “Wings of Gold.”

Serie A: Cristiano Ronaldo rescues Juventus with penalties against 'electrifying' Atalanta

Serie A: Cristiano Ronaldo rescues Juventus with penalties against 'electrifying' Atalanta

Football | Jul 12, 2020, 09:47 AM IST

If anyone still doubted Atalanta’s credentials in Serie A or the Champions League, a 2-2 draw at eight-time defending Italian champion Juventus on Saturday showed just how competitive “the Dea” can be.