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Count on democracy

Count on democracy
With polling concluded, India needs to heal itself from the bitter, fact-free campaign With the seventh phase of polling for the 17th general election over, the anxious wait is now for counting day. The election dates were announced on March 10, and the first phase of polling took place on April 11. The entire process will take 11 weeks...

Ten years on: on end of Sri Lanka civil war

Ten years on: on end of Sri Lanka civil war
Sri Lanka has not done enough to usher in reform and reconciliation since 2009 Is one decade of peace enough to undo the devastating effects of a civil war that lasted nearly three decades? As Sri Lanka completes 10 years since the brutal and decisive war against Tamil militants came to an end, it must be acknowledged that the...

Sprinter Dutee Chand reveals same-sex relationship, fears run-in with family

Sprinter Dutee Chand reveals same-sex relationship, fears run-in with family
Tough battle: Dutee Chand during the Asian Games in Jakarta in this file photo of August, 2018.   | Photo Credit: JEWEL SAMAD India’s fastest woman says she may be expelled from home. Unapologetic about her same-sex relationship with a younger relative, India’s fastest woman Dutee Chand is facing a tough battle of acceptance in her family.Dutee, who won...

Cleveland Marathon runner, 22, dies after collapse near finish line – Fox News

Cleveland Marathon runner, 22, dies after collapse near finish line – Fox News
Taylor Ceepo, 22, died after collapsing near the finish line at a marathon in Cleveland on Sunday. A participant in Sunday’s 42nd annual Rite Aid Cleveland Marathon died after she collapsed near the finish line, authorities said.The runner was later...

Brooks Koepka shuts down girlfriend’s kiss attempts during PGA Championship – Fox News

Brooks Koepka shuts down girlfriend’s kiss attempts during PGA Championship – Fox News
For Brooks Koepka, there’s a time and a place, and it’s not before the final round of the PGA Championship.On Sunday, cameras caught Koepka shutting down two kiss attempts from girlfriend Jena Sims at Bethpage Black in Farmingdale. The golfer entered Sunday atop the leaderboard at 12-under.BROOKS KOEPKA SURVIVES LATE STUMBLE TO RETAIN PGA CHAMPIONSHIP BY 2 SHOTS, AFTER...

Cavaliers hire JB Bickerstaff as assistant coach – ESPN

Cavaliers hire JB Bickerstaff as assistant coach – ESPN
11:38 PM ETAdrian WojnarowskiESPN With a plan to partner him with new coach John Beilein, the Cleveland Cavaliers have hired J.B. Bickerstaff as associate head coach.The Cavaliers will make Bickerstaff one of the NBA's top-paid assistant coaches, league sources said."J.B. has spent his entire life in and around the game, and his knowledge of the league and basketball will...

Rizzo homers, Cubs hold off Nationals’ rally for 6-5 win – WGN TV Chicago

Rizzo homers, Cubs hold off Nationals’ rally for 6-5 win – WGN TV Chicago
Anthony Rizzo #44 of the Chicago Cubs hits a home run against the Washington Nationals during the third inning at Nationals Park on May 19, 2019 in Washington, DC. (Photo by Scott Taetsch/Getty Images) Anthony Rizzo #44 of the Chicago Cubs hits a home run against the Washington Nationals during the third inning at...

Allegri: 'I don't want a year off'

Allegri: 'I don't want a year off'
Max Allegri revealed when he was told that his Juventus career was over. “I will only take a year off if I have to, but the plan is to find a project that convinces me.” Today’s 1-1 draw with Atalanta was the final home game of the season and saw the Bianconeri presented with the Serie A trophy. The club announced...

Champions League qualification if…

Champions League qualification if…
Champions League qualification if... As we go into the final 90 minutes of the Serie A season, Atalanta, Inter, Milan and Roma are battling for two Champions League places. Juventus and Napoli have already secured the top two, but third and fourth remain up for grabs. Atalanta and Inter both have 66 points, but the Orobici are in third thanks to their...

NEWS – Mekenzie Riley and Will Moorad win the Brazil CrossFit Championship – BOXROX

NEWS – Mekenzie Riley and Will Moorad win the Brazil CrossFit Championship – BOXROX
We’ve recapped all the action from the South American Sanctional.The last day of the Brazil CrossFit Championship saw athletes go “Up and Side Down” in a workout full of muscle ups and handstand walks. The last event – announced on the day – was unusual and very exciting.“Last Man Standing” had athletes complete the same workout, a...

AMD-powered HP Chromebook 14 discounted to $199 this week – About Chromebooks

AMD-powered HP Chromebook 14 discounted to $199 this week – About Chromebooks
Although I typically scan weekly ads for discounts...

Weekend poll: Did you buy a OnePlus 7 Pro? – Android Police

Weekend poll: Did you buy a OnePlus 7 Pro? – Android Police
2 12 best new Android games released this week including Durango: Wild Lands, Terraforming Mars, and Alt-Frequencies 2019/05/18 6:49am PDTMay 18, 2019 6 16 best new Android games released this week including Magnibox, Hamsterdam, and Merge Empire 2019/05/11 5:21am PDTMay 11, 2019 1 Hamsterdam, PLAYMOBIL Mars Mission, Onslot Car, pliq: Epic Clash Arcade Puzzle, Dungeon of Weirdos, and Fishing Paradiso 2019/05/09 9:15am PDTMay 9, 2019 7 18...

Two Days Later, The Division 2’s Raid Has Finally Been Beaten on PS4 – Push Square

Two Days Later, The Division 2’s Raid Has Finally Been Beaten on PS4 – Push Square
Cat breaks required by Liam Croft 11 hours ago It took PC players less than six hours to clear The Division 2's raid, Operation Dark Hours, but one lucky PS4 squad has now finally joined those ranks after completing the game's toughest activity a whole 48 hours after it launched. Via confirmation through the in-game leaderboard, the team of Bloodshy, Inkist, Tico79,...