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* Trump Admin Tells UNC, Duke to Revise Islam Program or Lose Taxpayer Funds    * GST Council slashes tax rate on hotel tariffs; aerated drinks to get costlier    * Anti-India brigade plans bus pick-ups for people from mosques to disrupt PM Narendra Modi's 'Howdy, Modi' event    * Tulsi Gabbard Welcomes PM Modi To US, Apologises For Skipping "Howdy Modi"    * Liberals pledge to ban ‘assault-style’ firearms, Trudeau says in Toronto amid blackface scandal
  • Court stays arrest warrant against Shami

    A district court has stayed an arrest warrant against Indian pacer Mohammed Shami in connection with a case of alleged domestic violence filed by his estranged wife Hasin Jahan. District and Sessions Judge Rai Chattopadhyay…

     
  • ECB ‘disturbed’ by racist chants against Jofra

    The England and Wales Cricket Board (ECB) has said it is “extremely disturbed” by allegations of racist chanting as well as sexist and homophobic abuse by some spectators during the fourth Ashes Test. British media…

     
  • Storm over knighthood for cricket hero Boycott

    Former British Prime Minister Theresa May has chosen former opening batsmen Geoffrey Boycott, one of her cricket heroes, for a knighthood, attracting criticism from domestic abuse charities. The retired England batsman was convicted in France…

     
  • Neymar rape accuser charged with fraud, extortion

      Neymar rape accuser charged with fraud, extortion Police in the Brazilian state of Sao Paulo said they had indicted the woman who accused soccer star Neymar of rape, charging her with fraud, extortion and…

     
  • Pak minister imagines Indian hand in Lanka player pullout

    Chaudhary Fawad Hussain, a minister in Imran Khan’s cabinet in the Pakistani government, has come up with a conspiracy theory to explain the withdrawal of top Sri Lankan cricketers from the forthcoming tour of Pakistan.…

     
  • Rohit for Test opener’s role?

    Why would Rohit score five 100s if there’s a rift with Kohli, asks Shastri Difference of opinion cannot be construed as conflict, said India head coach Ravi Shastri as he sought to play down the…

     
  • New England patriots star Antonio Brown has been accused of raping a woman, according to a federal lawsuit filed in the Southern District of Florida. Britney Taylor — who worked as Brown’s trainer has accused…

     
  • Christian Yelich out for season with a broken kneecap

    Milwaukee Brewers star and reigning National League MVP — Christian Yelich will miss the remainder of the 2019 season after sustaining a knee injury during a win against the Miami Marlins in Miami. The Brewers announced…

     
  • PM congratulates Bianca Andreescu

    The victory lifted Andreescu to a career-best fifth in the world rankings, matching the best-ever mark by a Canadian woman set by Eugenie Bouchard in 2014. Andreescu is the first teen to win a Grand…

     
  • Metzelder investigated for child porn

    Former Germany and Real Madrid footballer Christoph Metzelder, 38, is under investigation for allegedly sharing child pornography using WhatsApp. “We can confirm an investigation against Christoph Metzelder on suspicion of sharing child pornography, including digital…