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SportsJul 25, 2021, 9:42 AM IST
Tokyo Olympics: Bryson DeChambeau tests COVID positive pre departure, pulled out of USA golf team
The 2020 Tokyo Olympics would see golfers in action soon. However, America's Bryson DeChambeau has tested positive for coronavirus before departure to Tokyo, as he has been pulled out of the golf team for the side.
DefenceJul 23, 2021, 7:45 AM IST
US Army chief is coming to New Delhi amid war in Afghanistan
In fact, Gen James C McConville will be arriving just days after Afghan Army Chief Gen Wali Mohammad Ahmadzai's visit to New Delhi.
World NewsJul 22, 2021, 12:43 PM IST
This day in History: First solo flight across globe, Gorbachev okayed ban on nukes
History often amazes us as to how unaware we are about milestones of the past. Here are events that carved a niche in history on July 22.
United StatesJul 14, 2021, 12:36 PM IST
US President Joe Biden nominates 11 representatives including two Indian-Americans
Rahul Gupta is the nominee for Director of National Drug Control Policy, while Atul Gawande is the nominee for Assistant Administrator of the Bureau for Global Health, United States Agency for International Development.
World NewsJul 12, 2021, 12:23 PM IST
Amid United States exit, chaos abounds in Afghanistan
Neutralising Osama was a moral victory for the United States but little else seems to have been achieved. It is making the same mistake it did in Iraq -- a premature conflict termination says Lt Gen Syed Ata Hasnain (Retd).
SportsJul 11, 2021, 9:05 PM IST
Wimbledon 2021: Indian-origin Samir Banerjee wins junior singles crown
Samir Banerjee is an Indian-origin player who represents the United States of America. He was up against Victor Lilov in the junior singles final, as he trumped in straight sets.
World NewsJul 11, 2021, 7:50 PM IST
Wary of Taliban attacks, air-defense systems come up at Kabul airport
The Taliban's increasing offensive attacks over the country have raised concerns about the security of the capital and its airport.
World NewsJul 11, 2021, 1:00 PM IST
Amusement ride goes out of control midway; onlookers step in to avoid major accident
In a shocking incident, an amusement ride in Michigan, USA, started to malfunction midway. Netizens lauded the effort of bystanders who helped to stop the ride.
World NewsJul 9, 2021, 1:55 PM IST
Oaktree crashes on 5-month-old's crib; Find out what happened next
While a five-month-old baby was sleeping at his home in Louisiana, US. An oak tree crashed through a roof onto his crib. The horrifying incident was caught on camera, watch video.
SportsJul 2, 2021, 5:05 PM IST
American sprinter Sha'Carri Richardson fails dope test, Tokyo Olympics stint in jeopardy
Sha'Carri Richardson is an American sprinter, as she is scheduled to make her Olympics debut in Tokyo this month. However, she has failed a dope test that puts her stint in doubt. She tested positive for the banned substance cannabis.
World NewsJul 2, 2021, 1:46 PM IST
'Difficult to hide': China building 100 new missile silos leaves US concerned
The Washington Post reported and cited a study of commercial satellite images by a California-based group that observed the silos were being built in a desert near the northwestern city of Yumen.
SportsJun 30, 2021, 12:57 PM IST
Wimbledon 2021: Serena Williams suffers teary 1st round injury exit to Aliaksandra Sasnovich
United States of America’s Serena Williams vied for her record-equalling 24th Grand Slam title in Wimbledon 2021. However, an apparent thigh and ankle injury led her to pull out during her first-round match, thus handing Belarus’s Aliaksandra Sasnovich the win.
TechnologyJun 29, 2021, 11:53 AM IST
Facebook scores major victory in United States; also becomes a trillion dollar firm
A judge in the United States dismissed the blockbuster anti-trust action against Facebook that was filed last year by State and Federal regulators, stating that officials had failed to prove that the social networking company had created a monopoly.