July 21, 2017 2:42 pm
20 Wire, 2 Galleries, 1 WE Xavi Hernandez, Barcelona, Barcelona President, Josep Bartomeu, La LIga, Football news, Indian Express

After winning 15 major titles at Barcelona, Xavi Hernandez is expected to return to the club and win some more _ as its coach. Barcelona President Josep Bartomeu said Hernandez is using his time at the Qatari club Al Sadd to prepare for a future role in Spain.

July 21, 2017 2:41 pm
Crystal Palace, Christian Benteke, English Premier League, FIFA World Cup. Liverpool

The former Liverpool and Aston Villa front man has been linked by media with a move to either Everton or Chelsea in recent weeks as both clubs seek to reinforce their attacking options ahead of the start of the new season.

July 21, 2017 2:41 pm
JEMAT 2017, jemat.eadmissions.net, jemat result, jemat 2017 result, jemat, west bengal admission, education news, indian express

JEMAT 2017: Candidates will be required to appear for the group discussion, personal interview and counselling sessions after the declaration of the results in order to secure their seats. Go to the official website for the exam (jemat.eadmissions.net) to check the result.

July 21, 2017 2:39 pm
Gulf crisis, China on Gulf crisis, China's foreign minister, China on Qatar, indian express news

The UAE, Saudi Arabia, Bahrain and Egypt severed diplomatic ties with Qatar on June 5, accusing the country of ties with Iran and of funding Islamist extremist groups.

July 21, 2017 2:39 pm
Saif Ali Khan, Saif Ali Khan nepotism, Saif Ali Khan nepotism open letter, Saif Ali Khan Kangana Ranaut, Kangana Ranaut, karan johar

It seems that Saif Ali Khan is really apologetic about all the ‘Nepotism rocks’ brouhaha at the IIFA 2017. Saif accepted in an open letter that the whole discussion might have offended Kangana Ranaut at some point, he mentioned in his letter to ‘Whomsoever it may concern’ that he called her up and apologised personally.

July 21, 2017 2:35 pm
Mamata Banerjee, unrest in Darjeeling, Darjeeling news, Parliamentary Affairs Minister Ananth Kumar, Gorkhaland Territorial Administration, India news, National news

Parliamentary Affairs Minister Ananth Kumar told the Lok Sabha that tri-partite talks involving the Centre, the state and the Gorkhaland Territorial Administration can be held only after peace has been restored in the region.

July 21, 2017 2:35 pm
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Stuart MacGill agreed to mediation earlier this week ahead of a trial scheduled to start on Aug. 14 in Victoria state. Both the parties had reached an agreement, but no details were released.

July 21, 2017 2:31 pm
Delhi Metro, Delhi Metro Rail Corporation, DMRC, Delhi metro employees, Delhi metro staffs, delhi metro issues,

Protesting staff members said they were promised that their pay scales would be increased. “That was in May 2015, now more than two years later, the salary has seen no change. We were Schedule C employees then and we are still getting the same pay,” added Mahato.

July 21, 2017 2:28 pm
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Yingluck who entered the final day of hearing in a trial on charges of negligence in overseeing rice subsidy scheme is still popular among her supporters in Thailand. Shinawatra says that the trial is politically motivated and aims at discrediting her policies.

July 21, 2017 2:25 pm
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Fidaa movie review: Sekhar Kammula directorial Fidaa has done something unexpected yet again with this film which is to tell a story from the female perspective. Sai Pallavi, who is debuting in Telugu cinema with this film and while she is the heart and soul of the film, Varun Tej is the muscle.

July 21, 2017 2:24 pm
Manchester City, Aleksandar Kolarov, English Premier League, AS Roma, Italy

Aleksander Kolarov, 31, played for Italy’s Lazio from 2007-10 before moving to City, where he won two leagues and one FA Cup titles. Guardiola believes the Serbia international’s return to Rome was the best decision for all parties.

July 21, 2017 6:15 pm
Nagaland, Nagaland crisis, Nagaland floor test, Nagaland Chief minister, Shurhozelie Liezietsu, nagaland news, India news

The development comes two days after Shurhozelie Liezietsu and his supporters failed to turn up for the special emergent session of the state assembly in Kohima on Wednesday morning. 

July 21, 2017 2:20 pm
Indian media houses, P J Kurien, SP leader Naresh Agrawal, media reports on SP leader Naresh Agrawal remarks, indian express news

The SP leader said if a member is threatened for speaking in the House, it is a disrespect of the MPs as well as that of the House. Kurien asked the government to enquire into the incident and take action.

July 21, 2017 2:20 pm
Number of doctors in India, doctors in India, Health administration in India, Medical news, latest news, World news

Union Minster Anupriya Patel said as per information provided by the Medical Council of India, there were a total 10,22,859 allopathic doctors registered with the state medical councils or Medical Council of India as on March 31 this year.

July 21, 2017 2:14 pm
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Though Ram Nath Kovind won the Presidential Election and is on his way to the Rashtrapati Bhawan, but according to the data released by the Election Commission his vote share is the least since 1974. His predecessor Pranab Mukherjee had secured 69.31 percent votes.

July 21, 2017 2:14 pm
Talinda Bennington, Chester Bennington, Chester Bennington dead, Chester Bennington wife, Talinda Bennington tweets

“I never really loved him and I’m not hacked I just was in love with the money hurts to say (sic),” read the tweet of Talinda Bennington, wife of late Linkin Park band member, Chester Bennington. It is not clear whether the account was hacked or not.

July 21, 2017 2:14 pm
Kerala MLA booked for rape, Kerala crime news, crime news, National news, latest news, India news, crime news

A case was registered against Congress MLA M Vincent, on charges of stalking, rape and abetment of suicide based on the statement given by the woman who had last week tried to end her life at nearby Balaramapuram, said police sources.

July 21, 2017 2:12 pm
Tokyo Olympics 2020, Toshitsugu Fujii, Fukushima, University of Tokyo, Toshiro Muto

Tokyo and its surrounding areas sit precariously at the junction of shifting tectonic plates and have suffered violent quakes in the past, notably the 1923 Great Kanto Earthquake that killed more than 100,000 people.

July 21, 2017 2:12 pm
Matthew Ebden, Ivo Karlovic, Newport , Tennis news, Indian Express

Ivo Karlovic squandered a match point and 30 aces in losing to Germany’s 131st-ranked Peter Gojowczyk in three tie-breaker sets at the ATP Hall of Fame Open. Gojowczyk saved one break point in each set of his 7-6 (7/5), 6-7 (1/7), 7-6 (7/4) triumph.

July 21, 2017 2:04 pm
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Boris Johnson advised Tokyo governor Yuriko Koike on Friday to shrug off criticism during the 2020 Games preparation period, saying everything will work out in the end. Johnson added that he was sure Tokyo’s Games would be an ‘absolute sensation.’

July 21, 2017 2:02 pm
Rory McIlroy, JP Fitzgerald, Royal Birkle, Jordan Spieth, Dustin Johnson, Charles Schwartzel, golf news, sports news, indian express

Rory McIlroy has missed the cut at three of his last four tournaments the U.S. Open, the Irish Open and the Scottish Open and said he was “nervous … anxious, timid” as he teed off alongside Dustin Johnson and Charl Schwartzel in one of the marquee afternoon groups.

July 21, 2017 2:00 pm
Subash Chandra Kapoor, Subash Chandra Kapoor idols theft case, Ariyalur district, indian express news

Kapoor, said to be having international links, was brought from Tiruchi central jail where he is lodged now. The judge posted the case for hearing to July 24.

July 21, 2017 1:57 pm
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Jammu and Kashmir Nirmal Singh also met Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Friday and said the Prime Minister was monitoring the Kashmir crisis.

July 21, 2017 1:56 pm
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“India has so many friends all across the world. They can ask them to act as a mediator. US President Trump himself said that he wants to settle Kashmir problem. China also said that it wants to mediate in Kashmir. Somebody has to be approached,” Farooq Abdullah said while ruling out war.

July 21, 2017 1:58 pm
Apple, Qualcomm, iPhone, Apple vs Qualcomm, Qualcomm results, Qualcomm profits, Apple vs Qualcomm patent war, Apple Qualcomm controversy, Apple payment Qualcomm, Apple royalty Qualcomm, smartphones, technology, technology news

Qualcomm supplies modem chips to Apple, which help iPhones and iPads connect to cellular data networks. The two have been locked in a sprawling legal battle in which Apple has objected to Qualcomm’s business model of requiring customers to sign patent license agreements before buying chips.

July 21, 2017 1:55 pm
Manchester united, Michael Carrick, Old Trafford, Manchester City, Real Madrid

Manchester United beat local rivals Manchester City 2-0 in a pre-season match in the International Champions Cup on Thursday night and will face Spanish champions Real Madrid this weekend. Michael Carrick has won three league titles in his first three seasons at United.

July 21, 2017 1:53 pm
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Dinesh Chandimal has been ruled out action due to a bout of pneumonia. Rangana Herath is tipped to replace him.

July 21, 2017 1:48 pm
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Romelu Lukaku found the back of the net for his second goal with Manchester United since completing his bumper $100 million move from Everton to Manchester United. This was the first Manchester Derby played outside England.

July 21, 2017 1:47 pm

A goal from Rodolfo Pizarro gave Mexico a 1-0 win over Honduras and a place in the semi-finals of CONCACAF Gold Cup. Mexico brought a second-string team but started brightly. Pizarro nipped in at the back post to side foot home from three yards out.

July 21, 2017 1:53 pm
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NEET 2017: The merit list is available at knruhs.in as per the rank secured by the candidates in NEET 2017. The names included in the provisional list fall within the NEET ranks of 30 to 649938.

July 21, 2017 1:43 pm
Aircel-Maxis case, Karti Chidambaram, CBI on Aircel-Maxis case, Aircel-Maxis case accused, Karti Chidambaram Aircel-Maxis case, indian express news

On July 19, the CBI sent a second notice to Karti summoning him to the CBI headquarters on July 21 for questioning regarding the INX Media Case.

July 21, 2017 1:42 pm
Angel Maria Villar, Spanish Football federation, FIFA, UEFA, Copa del Rey

The Video Assistant Referee will be able to alert the head referee to potential clear and obvious errors or serious missed incidents in four game-changing situations — goals, penalties, straight red cards and cases of mistaken identity.

July 21, 2017 1:42 pm
US and Pakistan relations, Pakistan a rogue state, Pakistan and North Korea, US news, International news, Pakistan news, World Affairs news

“We let Pakistan use US taxpayer money to build their nuclear weapons programme. Why do we now let them use US taxpayer money to harbour terrorists?” said former US Senator, Larry Pressler.

July 21, 2017 1:39 pm
US President, Donald Trump

In an interview to the New York Times, Donald Trump said that the Japanese first Lady does not speak English as she kept quiet and had no interaction with the President during the dinner held for G-20 leaders in Brussels.

July 21, 2017 1:57 pm
Arjun Atwal, India, Indian Express

Indian golfer Arjun Atwal produced a fine show despite a reluctant putter before he was pulled back by a triple bogey on his second nine in the first round of the Barbasol Championships.

July 21, 2017 1:40 pm
TAKE Solutions Masters, Asian Tour, S Chikkarangappa, SSP Chawrasia, Karnataka Golf Association

The Tour now hopes to unearth more new talents to show the growing strength of Asian golf as the elite 150-man field from 18 different countries compete for top honours at the Karnataka Golf Association (KGA) Golf Course.