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9 November, 2017 5:02 PM Italy faces WC nightmare against Sweden

For football giant Italy, the next few days could be a nightmare as it faces a double-headed playoff against Sweden to avoid the humiliation of missing the World Cup for the first time in 60 years. “A World Cup without Italy isn’t a World Cup” has become the catchphrase of many Italians —four-time world champion — who are perplexed at how the once-mighty 28

4 November, 2017 3:38 PM Sharath & Sathiyan get a bronze

India’s premier table tennis pair of A. Sharath Kamal and G. Sathiyan won a bronze medal in the prestigious 2017 Challenge Belgium Open here. The Indians lost in the semifinals to the second-seeded duo from Germany, Patrick Franziska and Ricardo Walther, 3-2 to settle for a bronze. Sharath Kamal and Sathiyan lost the first game 7-11 but came back strongly 17

2 November, 2017 2:56 AM New York Suspect Planned Attack Year Ago, Said Proud Of What He Had Done

New York: Federal authorities on Wednesday charged the 29-year-old Uzbek immigrant they say plowed a rented truck into people walking and cycling on a New York City bike path - killing eight - with providing support to a terrorist organization, alleging that he was inspired by the Islamic State to inflict mayhem and chose Halloween because he figured 42

25 October, 2017 4:44 PM Singapore has the most powerful passport

Its citizens can travel to 159 countries without visa, or have one issued on arrival Tiny Singapore now has the world’s most powerful passport, according to a new ranking, with its citizens able to travel to the greatest number of countries visa free. Passport Index, which keeps track of how usable such documents are, said the city-state grabbed the top spot after 14

25 October, 2017 12:44 PM Apple Pay Launched in Denmark, Finland, Sweden, and the UAE

Apple has launched its mobile payment platform Apple Pay in Finland, Denmark, Sweden, and the UAE. The company confirmed the arrival in a post on its developer page. The Apple Pay mobile payment service is supports Nordea Group and St1 in Sweden and Finland. In Denmark, it supports Nordea Group and Jyske Bank. In the UAE, Apple Insider notes, citing 70

25 October, 2017 10:56 AM Singapore Passport World's 'Most Powerful', Here's India's Rank

Singapore: Singapore has the world's "most powerful" passport, according to a global ranking topped for the first time by an Asian country with India figuring at 75th position, three notches better than its previous ranking. According to the 'Global Passport Power Rank 2017' by global financial advisory firm Arton Capital, Germany is ranked second, followed 22

25 October, 2017 7:17 AM Power of Passport: India fares worse than Zimbabwe, but better than Pakistan

New Delhi: More and more Indians may be making overseas trips but their passport fares rather poorly when compared to their international counterparts. According to Passport Index developed by global financial advisory firm Arton Capital, the Indian passport is positioned at 75 - much poorer than African countries like Zimbabwe (65), Uganda (66), Madagascar 17

24 October, 2017 4:19 PM IAF show scorches Lucknow-Agra highway

16 frontline aircraft enthral crowd with spectacular landing drills on designated airstrip built on expressway The Indian Air Force put up a spectacular show on the Lucknow-Agra highway on Tuesday as 16 of its frontline aircraft conducted elaborate landing drills on a designated airstrip built on the expressway. The landing and touchdown exercises were held on the 3-km airstrip 40

22 October, 2017 7:20 PM Juan Martin del Potro defends Stockholm title for 20th career crown

Del Potro thereby climbs to 14th in the race to the end-of-season ATP World Tour Finals in London while Dimitrov, who was top seed in Sweden, sits in fifth place. Stockholm: Argentina's Juan Martin del Potro beat Bulgaria's Grigor Dimitrov 6-4, 6-2 on Sunday to retain his Stockholm ATP title. Del Potro thereby climbs to 14th in the race to the end-of-season 44

9 October, 2017 7:52 AM N'Golo Kante ruled out of France's final FIFA 2018 World Cup qualifier

Paris: Chelsea midfielder N'Golo Kante has been ruled out of France's final World Cup qualifier at home to Belarus on Tuesday due to a muscle injury, national team coach Didier Deschamps has said. France beat Bulgaria 1-0 away on Saturday to move within touching distance of qualifying for next year's World Cup in Russia, but Kante limped off shortly 43