Horn ignoring criticism of win over Pacquiao

July 3, 2017

2:46 PM ET Associated Press BRISBANE, Australia — Manny Pacquiao had already left town without saying much, even as criticism of the referee in the WBO welterweight world title fight and the judges who awarded a unanimous points decision to previously unknown Jeff Horn was still pouring in on social media. Horn, 29, a former schoolteacher who was given almost no hope of beating Pacquiao, an 11-time world champion, was…

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Activists Continue Protest Over Mumbai's Aarey Colony Metro Project

July 3, 2017

Mumbai: Activists opposing the construction of a metro coach shed in Mumbai’s Aarey Colony say they will continue their protest. They alleged the Maharashtra government will cut a large number of trees for the project. A contract was given last week to build a coach shed for Mumbai metro at Aarey Colony within two-and-a-half years.Activists, however, say at least 3,000 trees are likely to be cut for the project. The…

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Venus in tears over crash after first-round win

July 3, 2017

11:53 AM ET LONDON — Five-time Wimbledon champion Venus Williams won her opening match at the All England Club, beating Elise Mertens. “There are really no words to describe, like, how devastating and — yeah,” Williams said. “I’m completely speechless. It’s just — yeah, I mean, I’m just …” Williams sat silently, her head in the palm of her hands as she tried to regroup. Moments later, Williams said, “Maybe…

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Delhi High Court Launches Helpline Number For Litigants

July 3, 2017

New Delhi: The Delhi High Court on Monday launched a first-of-its-kind dedicated helpline number 1888 to provide litigants easy access to justice. Starting with providing wheelchair assistance to differently-abled litigants to traverse the passage into and through the court premises, the helpline number would be used over the course of time for dispensation of multifunctional information. The four-digit helpline number was launched in order to provide easy access to justice…

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Superteams: Let's look at the contenders based on star power

July 3, 2017

10:00 AM ET Minutes after his Cleveland Cavaliers lost the 2017 NBA Finals to a juggernaut Golden State Warriors squad, LeBron James was still playing hard-nosed defense. When asked for his take, given his role in forming two famous superteams, James pushed back: “I don’t believe I’ve played for a superteam. I don’t believe in that. I don’t believe we’re a superteam here. So, no, I don’t really, I don’t.”…

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Five-time champ Venus wins Wimbledon opener

10:36 AM ET ESPN.com news services LONDON — Five-time Wimbledon champion Venus Williams won her opening match at the All England Club, beating Elise Mertens of Belgium 7-6 (7), 6-4. Williams was playing for the first time since being sued by the estate of a Florida man who died after a car crash police say she caused. Williams, who was playing on grass for the first time this year, is…

July 3, 2017
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4 Arrested For Allegedly Killing Pune Woman Over Cat Sneaking Into House

July 3, 2017

Pune: Four people have been arrested for allegedly killing a 40-year-old woman in Pune after her family’s pet cat sneaked into a neighbour’s house. The police said a cat belonging to the daughter of Prabha Rangpise, a resident of a chawl in Mhalunge on the city’s outskirts, had strayed into her neighbour’s house on Sunday night.A man in that house identified as Raju Salve then threw out the animal. When…

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How to distinguish an original product from a counterfeit one

July 3, 2017

By Riju Dave Go through these telltale signs that can help you identify an original from a counterfeit, and make sure you are not taken for a ride. Unreal discountsIf you buy something, especially online, at a fraction of the price, or the deal is too good to be true, it usually is. Know how much discount is typically available on branded or luxury items and if the offer is…

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