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Ambati Rayadu manhandles senior citizen in Hyderabad Ambati Rayadu manhandles senior citizen in Hyderabad
- September 01, 2017

After being hit, the man confronted the Indian cricketer and then, both of them got indulged in an ugly spat. According to reports, it all started after a senior citizen - on his morning walk - alleged that Rayudu's over-speeding luxury auto hit him. (more...)
Irish to stay in Lebanon as United Nations extends mission Irish to stay in Lebanon as United Nations extends mission
- September 01, 2017

The resolution will see UNIFIL continue in its current mandate but spells out that the peacekeeping operation is authorized to "take all necessary action in areas of deployment of its forces ... "UNIFIL, of course, can do better and can do more, but no one within this council can imagine, for one second, the environment (of stability) existing there without UNIFIL", she said. (more...)
JJ Watt's fundraiser for Houston passes $10M in donations JJ Watt's fundraiser for Houston passes $10M in donations
- September 01, 2017

Watt seemed grateful with the gesture of solidarity by the Tennessee and thanked the owner of the Titans #Amy Adams Strunk on a video published on his Twitter account. As previously reported , Watt kicked off the campaign on Sunday afternoon with a personal contribution of $100,000. The recovery efforts are going to be massive. (more...)
Sandra Bullock, Beyonce, Jennifer Lopez offer aid to Tropical Storm Harvey victims Sandra Bullock, Beyonce, Jennifer Lopez offer aid to Tropical Storm Harvey victims
- September 01, 2017

Comedian has Kevin Hart started the Hurricane Harvey Relief Challenge on Instagram, announcing that he will donate $50,000 to the Red Cross to help the victims of the massive storm. Beyonce was among the stars he called on to make their own pledge. "We have to take care of one another", the Virginia native, who now lives in Louisiana, said in a statement Monday. (more...)
Chelsea star Hazard happy to be playing again Chelsea star Hazard happy to be playing again
- September 01, 2017

Batshuayi, 23, has failed to hold down a first-team role at the club since his £33m arrival from Marseille last summer and his countryman feels he may have to find another club if he wants consistent first-team opportunities this season. Chelsea boss Conte has remained coy about his pursuit of the Swansea forward, who is now out with an arm injury and his not featured so far in the Premier League. (more...)
Oumar Niasse & Eliaquim Mangala: Crystal Palace make offers to Everton & Man City Oumar Niasse & Eliaquim Mangala: Crystal Palace make offers to Everton & Man City
- September 01, 2017

France's FootMercato report that Mamadou Sakho is on his way to Crystal Palace . Palace were rumoured to have turned their attention to Manchester City defender Elaquim Mangala. While the south Londoners would prefer to sign Sakho, a deal for Mangala would allow them to still fill some other positions of need - including a new goalkeeper and a back-up striker. (more...)
Cricket fans evacuated after 'crossbow bolt' fired on to Oval pitch Cricket fans evacuated after 'crossbow bolt' fired on to Oval pitch
- August 31, 2017

With Middlesex pair John Simpson and Nick Compton batting midway through the final session of the Division One encounter, the players were ushered inside after a projectile was sacked into the ground from outside. Cricket players were urged to leave the pitch after a crossbow bolt was sacked into the ground. He told the Press Association: "They said there were two fired from the north east corner of the OCS stand of which one, they think, hit the roof". (more...)
Nahki Wells: Burnley sign striker from Huddersfield Nahki Wells: Burnley sign striker from Huddersfield
- September 01, 2017

According to Sky Sports, Burnley are close to completing a shock move for Huddersfield striker Nahki Wells . Wells had under a year left on his contract at Huddersfield, with Town - who have brought in Steve Mounie , Laurent Delpoitre and Thomas Ince to boost their attacking options in the summer transfer window - electing to cash in now rather than lose him on a free transfer next summer. (more...)
Jadon Sancho joins Borussia Dortmund from Man City Jadon Sancho joins Borussia Dortmund from Man City
- September 01, 2017

Borussia Dortmund have signed highly-rated England youth global Jadon Sancho from Manchester City , the Bundesliga club have announced. Sancho, 17, has put pen to paper on a permanent, long-term deal at the SIGNAL IDUNA PARK and will wear the number seven shirt vacated by Ousmane Dembele, who recently joined Barcelona . (more...)
National Basketball Association fines Lakers for violating league's tampering rule National Basketball Association fines Lakers for violating league's tampering rule
- August 31, 2017

In the end, the fine came down to Lakers general manager Rob Pelinka's contact with George's agent. Arguably the biggest takeaway from this is that the Lakers will not be barred from acquiring George as a free agent or via trade. George, however, could still opt out of his deal with Oklahoma City and join another team when he becomes a free agency in 2018. The investigation did not reveal evidence of an agreement or understanding that the Lakers would sign or acquire George. (more...)
Fox Sports president defends hiring Michael Vick as National Football League analyst Fox Sports president defends hiring Michael Vick as National Football League analyst
- August 31, 2017

The short blurbs will be available as part of Fox Sports regular inventory for National Football League games starting the week of September 10. The ads will also run during college football games and soccer matches on cable network FS1. (more...)
Alexis Sanchez requests to leave Chile national team over Manchester City move Alexis Sanchez requests to leave Chile national team over Manchester City move
- August 31, 2017

Sanchez's saga has been one of the longest-running ones of this window and his future has yet to be resolved at the Emirates but the £50 million bid was rejected outright. There could be more outgoings at Arsenal , however, with Lucas Perez and Mathieu Debuchy potentially leaving, while Joel Campbell may depart on another loan deal. (more...)
Saudi coach bemoans blow to World Cup hopes Saudi coach bemoans blow to World Cup hopes
- August 31, 2017

The Saudis threw on veteran striker Nasser Al Shamrani in an attempt to turn the tide back in their favour but, despite Mahmoud Khamis' late sending off for a second bookable offence, the UAE were able to hold on to keep their dreams - however remote - of a place in next year's finals alive. (more...)
Princess Diana Quotes: 15 Sayings On Princess Of Wales' 20th Death Anniversary Princess Diana Quotes: 15 Sayings On Princess Of Wales' 20th Death Anniversary
- August 31, 2017

A sea of flowers covers the front of Buckingham Palace, Sunday morning, September 7, 1997 in London , the day after the funeral for Princess Diana . Linda Bigelbach, a 61-year-old United States tourist from Minnesota, recalled: "I remember her wedding day and I remember the day she died". Statue planned for Kensington Palace. (more...)
Chelsea agree deal for Torino star Chelsea agree deal for Torino star
- August 31, 2017

The Premier League champions' failed bid for Alex Oxlade-Chamberlain has meant Antonio Conte has had to assess other options, with the Italian desperate for reinforcements at right-back. Zappacosta is relatively unknown to many, but BT Sport pundit Horncastle says the defender is highly rated by Blues boss Antonio Conte. It is also being reported that the defender is now flying to London to complete his medical ahead of putting pen to paper on his contract. (more...)
Commercial Metals (CMC) Getting Somewhat Favorable Press Coverage, Study Shows
- August 31, 2017

The rating was downgraded by Clarkson Platou on Monday, June 27 to "Sell". CLSA downgraded it to "Sell" rating and $15 target in Monday, March 28 report. had bought 723,277 shares growing its stake by 19.5%. Rafferty Asset Mgmt Ltd Liability Co holds 158,349 shares. 642,314 are held by Parametric Portfolio Associate Ltd. (more...)
Aishwarya Rai Bachchan to begin Fanney Khan this week Aishwarya Rai Bachchan to begin Fanney Khan this week
- August 31, 2017

This year, the actor has given good films like Trapper and Bareilly Ki Barfi and showed his brilliant performances that helped him land up in a big project. She said, "Madhavan was nearly confirmed, but we had to make the change because his dates were clashing with his other commitments and projects". Earlier, it was reported that R Madhavan may be cast opposite Aishwarya, and subsequently it sparked talks that the actress was upset over it as she was keen on Rajkummar instead. (more...)
Houston police officer dies in Harvey's floodwaters while driving to work Houston police officer dies in Harvey's floodwaters while driving to work
- August 31, 2017

Houston Mayor Sylvester Turner pushed the USA government on Wednesday to quickly approve funds for Tropical Storm Harvey relief efforts and clear any regulatory hurdles to recovery. Mr. Jones blasted Houston Democrats including Mayor Sylvester Turner during a recent broadcast of his radio and internet program and all but accused city officials of consciously conducting their emergency preparation efforts in a manner meant to reflect poorly on the Republican president. (more...)
Ohio State football donating $10000 to Red Cross for Hurricane Harvey recovery Ohio State football donating $10000 to Red Cross for Hurricane Harvey recovery
- August 31, 2017

ESPN's preseason All-Big Ten team is out and as expected, Penn State's backfield duo and Ohio State's defense provide a good chunk of the star power. And I guess I fear, like most other coaches , the unknown. The Buckeyes need their senior quarterback to round into form and play like the conference's two-time quarterback of the year. (more...)
Everton FC closing in on £9m deal for playmaker Everton FC closing in on £9m deal for playmaker
- August 31, 2017

And the Liverpool Echo are reporting that the deal is set to be completed before the transfer window slams shut. The teenager impressed both Ronald Koeman and director of football Steve Walsh during their recent Europa League tie with Hajduk . (more...)