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Andy Murray had won the men's singles Gold medal in London and Rio before coming to Tokyo Olympics.
New Delhi [India], July 25 (ANI): Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Sunday urged the countrymen to salute the brave hearts of Kargil on July 26, when the nation will mark Kargil Vijay Diwas.
During the event, major emitters will meet with countries that are most vulnerable to climate change.
The Sudbury branch of the Canadian Red Cross assisting around 500 evacuees from Pikangikum First Nation says it's aware of the housing complaints reported earlier this week. “Our team is aware that there were uncomfortable conditions as a result of hot weather, and we worked with our partners onsite to address the situation by securing air conditioning units and fans for rooms,” said a Red Cross spokesperson. “In addition, we continue to work closely with community liaisons to connect with indiv
A look at what's happening around the majors today: ___ STAR STARTERS The White Sox and Brewers close a weekend full of impressive pitching matchups in Milwaukee with arguably the best of the bunch Sunday night. Lance Lynn (9-3, 1.94 ERA) starts for the White Sox against Brandon Woodruff (7-4, 2.04) in a duel of All-Star right-handers. The NL Central-leading Brewers started Freddy Peralta and Corbin Burnes earlier in this series, while the AL Central-leading White Sox turned to Lucas Giolito and
TOKYO (AP) — Naomi Osaka is back and still winning. The Japanese superstar who lit the Olympic cauldron defeated 52nd-ranked Zheng Saisai of China 6-1, 6-4 on Sunday in her first match in nearly two months. Osaka hadn't played since she withdrew from the French Open in May to take a mental health break, revealing that she has dealt with depression. She then sat out Wimbledon. The second-ranked Osaka was sharp from the start, serving an ace down the T on the opening point of the match and and rac
She beat Iranian opponent Nahid Kiyani Chandeh 18-9 in her opening bout before her massive upset of Jones, who was attempting to become the first British woman to win gold in three consecutive Olympics.
KAWAGOE, Japan (AP) — Bryson DeChambeau's hopes of getting his season back on track with an Olympic medal cratered Sunday after he tested positive for COVID-19 before leaving the United States for Tokyo. The 2020 U.S. Open champion will be replaced by Patrick Reed. USA Golf sent word on Sunday in Japan that DeChambeau, who won last year's U.S. Open at Winged Foot but has struggled through a drama-filled summer in 2021, had tested positive as part of the final protocol before leaving for Japan. “
Sudbury's health unit said Friday the Delta variant is now the dominant strain of COVID-19 in the region. Since the beginning of July, 70 per cent of COVID-19 cases reported in Public Health Sudbury and Districts service area are people who have been infected with a variant that has the Delta mutation profile. “The Delta variant can spread more easily and is associated with higher rates of hospitalization, ICU admission, and death as compared with the Alpha variant,” Medical Officer of Health Dr
The Latest on the Tokyo Olympics, which are taking place under heavy restrictions after a year’s delay because of the coronavirus pandemic: ___ Olympic rowing faces more delays and schedule changes as weather forecasts predict high winds and strong gusts at the Sea Forest Waterway. Officials say the expected weather could create unrowable conditions and have rescheduled several events to Wednesday or later. A similar forecast for Monday had forced the Games to move that day’s events to Sunday. D
BAGHDAD (AP) — Iraq’s prime minister says his country no longer requires American combat troops to fight the Islamic State group, but a formal time frame for their redeployment will depend on the outcome of talks with U.S. officials this week. Mustafa al-Kadhimi said Iraq will still ask for U.S. training and military intelligence gathering. His comments came in an exclusive interview with The Associated Press ahead of a planned trip to Washington, where he's slated to meet with President Joe Bid
A PhD candidate at Laurentian University’s Living with Lakes Centre is creating a computer model of northeastern Ontario’s water systems that can be used to predict the impact of climate change. Arghavan Tafvizi spent her first two years in Sudbury collecting and studying data on 26 catchments in the Sturgeon River, Lake Nipissing, French River (SNF) and Muskoka River watersheds. Using what she learned from that research, she started developing a hydrologic model of the SNF using a computer prog
The Chhattisgarh Board of Secondary Education will declare the results for the academic year 2020-2021 at 12 pm, according to media reports
Rogelio Funes Mori scored his third goal of the tournament in the 26th minute, and defending champion Mexico defeated Honduras 3-0 on Saturday night to advance to the CONCACAF Gold Cup semifinals. Funes Mori, who made his national team debut on July 3, has four goals in five international appearances. Jonathan Dos Santos added his fifth international goal in the 31st minute and Orbelín Pineda scored his fourth goal in the 38th.
After an exhausting year of lockdowns and living in loungewear, it’s not surprising that many people now prefer minimal effort makeup: a little mascara here, a slick of brow gel there. Billions of TikTok videos prove that low-maintenance, natural makeup is here to stay – but it isn’t just hype-worthy new products we’re interested in. Those with a TikTok account have no doubt come across countless cosmetic treatments which promise to take the chore out of putting on your face every day. Just rece
The big picture: zoot you, sir! Charlie Phillips’s snappy dresser, 1968This portrait in west London was taken by the prolific photographer of black lives, whose archive is now on show at the Southbank Centre A man dressed in a zoot suit on Great Western Road, Notting Hill, London, 1968. Photograph: Charlie Phillips/Getty Images
Jeremy Farrar: ‘A September 2020 lockdown would have saved a lot of lives’The Wellcome Trust director and Sage member on what politicians and scientists got right and wrong on Covid and why we need an immediate public inquiryCoronavirus – latest updatesSee all our coronavirus coverage Jeremy Farrar at the Wellcome Trust, central London. Photograph: Horst Friedrichs/Alamy
Dina Asher-Smith: ‘You get 10 seconds to make your mark’The fastest woman Britain has ever seen is also thoughtful, inspirational and willing to talk about things that athletes often avoid, like politics and periods. But in the countdown to the Tokyo Olympics, sprinter Dina Asher-Smith knows that every second counts ‘The stakes are so high’: Dina Asher-Smith wears black crop top by msgm.it; briefs by miumiu.com; and earrings by goosens-paris.com. Photograph: Danny Kasirye/The Observer
Grape escapes: 10 amazing UK vineyard hotels and lodgesLush scenery, wine tasting, great food and no drive home ... where to stay among the grapevines Sunrise over Denbies Wine Estate, Surrey. Photograph: John Miller/Getty Images
John Stonehouse, My Father by Julia Stonehouse; Stonehouse by Julian Hayes – reviewTwo relatives of John Stonehouse offer differing reasons for why, nearly 50 years ago, the Labour MP, philanderer and suspected spy faked his own death in the strangest political story of the 1970s John Stonehouse on his way from the House of Commons to Horseferry Road magistrates court, October 1975. Photograph: Ken Towner/Evening News/Shutterstock