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  • Players and RSON officials along with the umpires. (Photo courtesy: K Dangmei)
    RSON organizes amateur badminton tourney
    DIMAPUR, NOVEMBER 29 (MExN): The Rongmei Students' Organization Nagaland (RSON) organised an amateur badminton tournament in the men's double Category from November 27 to 28 at Chungaizaeng Rongmei Colony, Burma Camp. The tournament was held under the th
  • Girls’ football coaching camp in Phek
    Kohima, November 29 (MExN): A girls’ football coaching camp under Beti Bachao Beti Padhao will take place at Phek town local ground from December 8 to 12. This coaching camp is being organised and supported by Phek district administration, DLCW- Mahila Shakti
  • Formula One F1 - Bahrain Grand Prix - Bahrain International Circuit, Sakhir, Bahrain - November 29, 2020 Flames seen from the crash scene after Haas' Romain Grosjean crashed out at the start of the race Pool via REUTERS/Kamran Jebreili
    Bahrain GP halted after Grosjean smashes through barrier, limps away
    MANAMA, November 29 (Reuters): Romain Grosjean suffered minor burns and suspected broken ribs but was in a stable condition after his car smashed through safety barriers at the Bahrain Formula One Grand Prix on the opening lap, bringing the race to a halt.
  • Soccer Football - La Liga Santander - FC Barcelona v Osasuna - Camp Nou, Barcelona, Spain - November 29, 2020 FC Barcelona's Lionel Messi celebrates scoring their fourth goal wearing a Newell's Old Boys shirt in reference to former player Diego Maradona REUTERS/Albert Gea
    Messi salutes Maradona as Barca trounce Osasuna
    BARCELONA, November 29 (Reuters): Lionel Messi paid a personal tribute to the late Diego Maradona after scoring on Sunday as Barcelona returned to winning ways in La Liga with a resounding 4-0 home win over Osasuna. Messi adorned a brilliant team display wi
  • Mike Tyson (black trunks) fights Roy Jones, Jr. (white trunks) during a heavyweight exhibition boxing bout for the WBC Frontline Belt at the Staples Center.  Mandatory Credit: Joe Scarnici/Handout Photo via USA TODAY Sports
    Tyson fights to draw with Jones Jr. in exhibition
    November 29 (Reuters) - Mike Tyson showed age has not robbed him of his power as the former heavyweight champion, in his long-awaited return to the ring, dominated Roy Jones Jr. in an exhibition fight on Saturday in Los Angeles that was surprisingly ruled a draw.
  • Deportivo Alaves' Joselu celebrates scoring their second goal REUTERS/Javier Barbancho
    Real Madrid lose at home to Alaves as Hazard gets injured again
    MADRID, November 29 (Reuters): Faltering La Liga champions Real Madrid slid to a shock 2-1 home defeat by Alaves on Saturday as goalkeeper Thibaut Courtois made a catastrophic error and record signing Eden Hazard suffered yet another injury. Lucas Perez gav
  • West Bromwich Albion's Conor Gallagher celebrates scoring their first goal Pool via REUTERS/Lindsey Parnaby
    Gallagher strikes as West Brom move out of bottom three
    WEST BROMWICH, England, November 29 (Reuters): West Bromwich Albion ground out their first Premier League win of the season and moved out of the relegation zone with a 1-0 home victory over Sheffield United thanks to Conor Gallagher's maiden top-flight goa
  • Paris St Germain's Moise Kean celebrates scoring their second goal with Kylian Mbappe, Marco Verratti and teammates REUTERS/Benoit Tessier
    PSG drop points again in Bordeaux draw
    PARIS, November 29 (Reuters): Paris St Germain dropped points for the second Ligue 1 game in a row when they were held to a 2-2 home draw by Girondins de Bordeaux on Saturday. Timothee Pembele's own goal put Bordeaux ahead and although a Neymar penalty
  • Leeds United's Raphinha celebrates scoring their first goal with Jack Harrison Pool via REUTERS/Peter Powell
    Liverpool held, City on fire and Everton lose again
    MANCHESTER, England, November 29 (Reuters): Liverpool were held to a 1-1 draw at Brighton after conceding a VAR-inspired stoppage-time penalty while Riyad Mahrez scored a hat-trick in Manchester City's 5-0 crushing of Burnley in the Premier League on Satur
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    Phillips' ton helps New Zealand thrash West Indies in 2nd T20I
    Mount Maunganui (New Zealand), November 29 (IANS): Right-handed wicketkeeper-batsman Glenn Phillips scored a brilliant hundred to help New Zealand comprehensively beat West Indies by 72 runs in the second T20I at the Bay Oval on Sunday. After putting a mammoth s
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    Bengal T20 Challenge: Town Club beat Tapan Memorial
    Kolkata, November 29 (IANS): Purab Joshi smashed maiden fifty of the tournament while bowlers Md Kaif and Aritra Chatterjee bagged three wickets each as Town Club defeated Tapan Memorial by 28 runs in the recent match of the ongoing Bengal T20 Challenge being playe
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    Hyderabad, Bengaluru play out a drab draw in ISL
    Goa, November 29 (IANS): Hyderabad FC and Bengaluru FC (BFC) played out a drab draw in a Hero Indian Super League Season 7 encounter at the Fatorda Stadium on Saturday. The Nizams recorded their second successive clean sheet, grabbing four points in two out
  • Formula One F1 - Bahrain Grand Prix - Bahrain International Circuit, Sakhir, Bahrain - November 28, 2020 Mercedes' Lewis Hamilton celebrates with an award after qualifying in pole position Pool via REUTERS/Hamad I Mohammed
    Hamilton puts in record lap to take Bahrain pole
    MANAMA, November 29 (Reuters) - Seven-times Formula One world champion Lewis Hamilton stormed to pole position for the Bahrain Grand Prix with a record lap in Saturday's qualifying session, ahead of team mate Valtteri Bottas who completed a front-row lockout fo
  • Most Rev Dr James Thoppil, Bishop, Diocese of Kohima seen with Dikhri Wezah and others during the opening of Soccer Cafe on November 28. (Morung Photo)
    Soccer Café, the home of football opens
    Vishü Rita Krocha Kohima | November 28 With a football made of used plastic bags strung together, Dikhri Wezah would head to the ground in Chizami village along with other boys after school. His love for football began as a young boy. He would consistently
  • Winners of the Winter Cup organised by Fusion Club DC Hill Zunheboto at Zunheboto District Sports Complex ground from November 23 to 28.
    Zunheboto: Winter cup concludes, Dynamic FC named winners
    Zunheboto, November 28 (MExN): The 5 days winter cup organised by Fusion Club DC Hill Zunheboto at Zunheboto District Sports Complex ground concluded on November 28. The winter cup got underway from November 23 and a total of 16 clubs from different took part in


  • Climbing stairs daily will boost mental health in pandemic
    New Delhi, November 29 (IANS): Everyday activities such as climbing stairs or simply walking to the neighbourhood store can significantly enhance our personal well-being during the pandemic times, particularly in people susceptible to psychiatric disorders. It is a well-known fact that
  • SII to seek emergency use authorisation for AstraZeneca Covid vaccine in 2 weeks: Poonawalla
    New Delhi, Novèmber 28 (IANS): The Serum Institute of India (SII) will seek emergency use authorisation for the AstraZeneca Covid 19 vaccine in about two weeks. Adar Poonawalla, Founder and CEO, SII said on Saturday that SII is in the process of submitting the data for the clinic
  • We've resources for Covid vaccination within 3-4 weeks: Delhi govt
    New Delhi, November 28 (IANS): The Delhi government on Saturday said it has infrastructure to undertake coronavirus vaccination among all city residents within three-four weeks, adding that it was only waiting for the vaccine to be made available. Health and Family Welfare Minister Saty
  • Russia agrees to produce coronavirus vaccine Sputnik V in India
    MOSCOW, November 27 (Reuters) - Russia's sovereign wealth fund and Indian pharmaceutical company Hetero have agreed to produce over 100 million doses per year in India of the Sputnik V vaccine against COVID-19, according to a statement on the Sputnik V Twitter account on Friday. Het
  • Pneumonia vaccine may reduce impact of Covid-19: Study
    SYDNEY, NOVEMBER 26 (IANS): Pneumonia vaccines can potentially reduce the impact of viruses such as Covid-19, said researchers, adding that it has reduced illness and death in patients with pneumonia, serious lung conditions and rotavirus, a common disease which causes severe diarrhoea and


  • The new team in Washington surveys West Asia Trump leaves behind
    BY SAEED NAQVI IANS | November 29 For the new team being announced by the Biden administration any innovation can only follow repair work of the considerable wreckage that is being left behind by the outgoing team. At this moment of transition, what construct does one place on the o
  • Writing about sacred food helped me figure out my faith: Shoba Narayan
    By Vishnu Makhijani New Delhi, November 28 (IANS): Award-winning author and columnist Shoba Narayan is a graduate from the Columbia Journalism School with a Pulitzer Travelling Fellowship and writes on food, travel, fashion, and art and culture for a slew of International and Indian pub
  • Pele vs Maradona: A rivalry that found peace in bitterness
    New Delhi, November 27 (IANS): On October 1, 1977, Brazilian football superstar Pele was handed the microphone to address the crowd ahead of a friendly between New York Cosmos, the team he had played with for over two years, and his beloved Santos, where his career started and reached dizz
  • Maradona & Messi: Two symbolic extremes of a football superstar
    NEW DELHI, NOVEMBER 26 (IANS): A glance at the statistics and some hard facts would show that as far as their individual careers are concerned, Lionel Messi has eclipsed his legendary former Argentina coach Diego Maradona, who passed away on Wednesday. At the international level, 33-yea
  • One key conspirator of 26/11 attacks still missing
    NEW DELHI, NOVEMBER 26 (IANS): Twelve years after the Mumbai terror attacks in which 166 people were killed and over 300 wounded, one of the key conspirators along with David Coleman Headley and Tawahhur Hussain Rana, is still missing. A Pakistani national from Lahore, Sajid Mir, who we


  • Britons to plant trees to mark Queen Elizabeth's 70 years on throne
    LONDON, November 29 (Reuters) - Britons will be encouraged to plant trees to celebrate Queen Elizabeth's 70th anniversary on the throne as part of a plan to create a greener country in honour of her seven decades of service. The 94-year-old, the longest-reigning monarch in British h
  • Mara and Dona: Argentine twins a living tribute to soccer great
    BUENOS AIRES, November 28 (Reuters) - In the Rotundo household in Buenos Aires, the spirit of Diego Maradona has a living tribute: twin nine-year-old girls, Mara and Dona, named after the soccer legend who died this week. The diminutive playmaker, one of the world's best ever who le
  • Instagram allows advertisers to create posts from user accounts
    NEW DELHI, NOVEMBER 28 (IANS): Facebook-owned Instagram is now allowing advertisers to create sponsored ads from user accounts and the feature is part of its update to branded content ads. Branded content ads were introduced last year as a way for influencers to identify when their post
  • Egyptian inventor trials robot that can test for COVID-19
    The robot carries out tasks including taking temperatures, carrying out COVID tests and warning patients if they are not wearing a mask TANTA, Egypt, November 27 (Reuters) - With Egypt facing a second coronavirus wave, an inventor is trialing a remote-control robot which can test for CO
  • Dimple Kapadia: Working on 'Tenet' finally made me believe in myself
    NEW DELHI, NOVEMBER 27 (IANS): Veteran Bollywood actress Dimple Kapadia was initially hesitant to be part of the new Christopher Nolan biggie, Tenet. However, being a part of the big-budget Hollywood film has instilled a new sense of confidence and belief in her and her craft. "My