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Stuck ship in Egypt’s Suez Canal imperils shipping worldwide

World | Mar 25, 2021, 01:11 PM IST

A skyscraper-sized cargo ship wedged across Egypt’s Suez Canal further imperiled global shipping Thursday as at least 150 other vessels needing to pass through the crucial waterway idled waiting for the obstruction to clear, authorities said.

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South Korea says North Korea fires 2 missiles into sea

World | Mar 25, 2021, 08:10 AM IST

South Korea said North Korea fired two unidentified projectiles into its eastern waters on Thursday as it revives its testing activity to expand its military capabilities and pressure the Biden administration while nuclear negotiations remain stalled.

Starting 102 runs behind on the first innings, Sri Lanka reached 476 in its second innings for a lea

WI vs SL 1st Test: Sri Lanka take charge on Day 4 after Pathum Nissanka's debut ton

Cricket | Mar 25, 2021, 07:01 AM IST

Starting 102 runs behind on the first innings, Sri Lanka reached 476 in its second innings for a lead of 374.

2022 World Cup qualifiers: Griezmann scores but France held to 1-1 draw by Ukraine

2022 World Cup qualifiers: Griezmann scores but France held to 1-1 draw by Ukraine

Football | Mar 25, 2021, 06:50 AM IST

Antoine Griezmann showed his return to form with the opening goal in the 19th minute but an own goal from Presnel Kimpembe gifted Ukraine an equalizer in the 57th.

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2022 World Cup qualifiers: Cristiano Ronaldo goalless in Portugal's 1-0 win over Azerbaijan

Football | Mar 25, 2021, 06:31 AM IST

Portugal needed an own goal to secure a 1-0 win over Azerbaijan in the 2022 World Cup qualifiers.

Norway football team makes human rights statement before World Cup qualifier

Norway football team makes human rights statement before World Cup qualifier

Football | Mar 25, 2021, 06:24 AM IST

Players lined up before kickoff against Gibraltar wearing T-shirts over their national-team jerseys that had the message “HUMAN RIGHTS” followed by “Respect on and off the pitch.”

Part of Wright brothers’ 1st airplane on NASA’s Mars

Part of Wright brothers’ 1st airplane on NASA’s Mars chopper

Mar 24, 2021, 03:30 PM IST

NASA’s experimental Martian helicopter holds a small swatch of fabric from the 1903 Wright Flyer, the space agency revealed Tuesday. 

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Israel election: Deadlock continues as Benjamin Netanyahu appears short of majority

World | Mar 24, 2021, 02:19 PM IST

After three previous inconclusive elections, Benjamin Netanyahu had been hoping for a decisive victory.

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North Korea conducts short-range missile test, says White House

World | Mar 24, 2021, 01:45 PM IST

South Korea’s military said in a statement Wednesday that it had detected two suspected cruise missile launches by North Korea on Sunday morning. It said the launches were made off North Korea’s west coast and said South Korea is analyzing them.

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German coach apologises for sexist remarks to female referees

Football | Mar 24, 2021, 08:18 AM IST

Borussia Monchengladbach under-23 coach Heiko Vogel earlier said female match officials that women don’t belong on a football pitch.

At least 15 found dead after Bangladesh Rohingya camp blaze

At least 15 found dead after Bangladesh Rohingya camp blaze

World | Mar 23, 2021, 08:44 PM IST

Rescuers recovered at least 15 charred bodies from a Rohingya refugee camp in southern Bangladesh after a devastating fire that destroyed thousands of shelters, officials said Tuesday.  

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Gareth Bale plans on returning to Real Madrid after Tottenham Hotspur loan

Football | Mar 23, 2021, 08:13 PM IST

Bale returned to Tottenham on loan in September after seven years away and has had a mixed season with form and fitness issues dominating his second spell in north London.

Japan spends millions on technology for absent Olympic fans

Japan spends millions on technology for absent Olympic fans

Other Sports | Mar 23, 2021, 03:25 PM IST

Tokyo Olympic organizers and the IOC on Saturday announced a ban on fans from abroad attending the games, which open on July 23.

NZ vs BAN: Tom Latham's century steers New Zealand to five-wicket win; clinch series

NZ vs BAN: Tom Latham's century steers New Zealand to five-wicket win; clinch series

Cricket | Mar 23, 2021, 02:54 PM IST

Latham shared partnerships of 113 for New Zealand’s fourth wicket with Devon Conway and 76 for the fifth wicket with Jimmy Neesham (30).

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Germany extends lockdown till mid-April as COVID-19 cases continue to rise

World | Mar 23, 2021, 09:41 AM IST

Coronavirus infections have increased steadily in Germany as the more contagious variant first detected in Britain has become dominant, and the country’s daily number of cases per capita has passed that of the United States.

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Romelu Lukaku allowed to leave Italy and join Belgium teammates

Football | Mar 23, 2021, 07:56 AM IST

Lukaku was included in coach Roberto Martinez's squad last week but his availability had been unclear because of virus outbreak at the Serie A club.

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Shooting incident at Colorado supermarket kills multiple people; suspect in custody

World | Mar 23, 2021, 07:07 AM IST

A man who had just left the store in Boulder, Dean Schiller, said he heard gunshots and saw three people lying face down, two in the parking lot and one near the doorway. He said he “couldn’t tell if they were breathing.”

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WI vs SL 1st Test: Rahkeem Cornwall's half-century steers West Indies to 99-run lead on Day 2

Cricket | Mar 23, 2021, 06:26 AM IST

Cornwall was 60 not out at stumps, the first Antiguan to score a Test half-century at the Sir Vivian Richards Stadium.

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Durable Zlatan Ibrahimovic targets playing at 2022 World Cup, at 41

Football | Mar 22, 2021, 11:01 PM IST

The striker has come out of international retirement at the age of 39 and is set to play his first match for Sweden since 2016 when the team plays a World Cup qualifier against Georgia in Stockholm on Thursday.

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Europe starts World Cup qualifying amid pause for coronavirus pandemic

Football | Mar 22, 2021, 10:11 PM IST

The 10 European qualifying groups kick off Wednesday and will play 75 games in eight days. 

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