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Parrikar heads for AIIMS Delhi


Panaji, Sep 15: Ailing Goa Chief Minister Manohar Parrikar on Saturday headed to the national capital via a special chartered flight for further treatment and examination at the All India Institute for Medical Sciences (AIIMS).Parrikar, who is suffering from advanced pancreatic cancer, also held meetings with Speaker Pramod Sawant and Deputy Speaker...

Trump tells aides to move ahead with $200 bn China tariffs


Washington, Sep 15: US President Donald Trump is urging his administration to move ahead with slapping tariffs on $200 billion of Chinese goods, according to an official.However, the timing of an announcement remains unclear, CNN quoted spokeswoman Lindsay Walters as saying on Friday. Trump met top aides earlier this week on the tariff...

Trump tells aides to move ahead with $200 bn China tariffs


Washington, Sep 15: US President Donald Trump is urging his administration to move ahead with slapping tariffs on $200 billion of Chinese goods, according to an official.However, the timing of an announcement remains unclear, CNN quoted spokeswoman Lindsay Walters as saying on Friday. Trump met top aides earlier this week on the tariff...

France takes 2-0 lead over Spain in Davis Cup semis


Lille (France), Sep 15: Defending champion France is one win away from back-to-back Davis Cup final berths after Lucas Pouille defeated Spains Roberto Bautista-Agut 3-6, 7-6 (7-5), 6-4, 2-6, 6-4 to give his side a 2-0 lead. Earlier on Friday, Benoit Paire got France off to a strong start by routing an injured...

France takes 2-0 lead over Spain in Davis Cup semis


Lille (France), Sep 15: Defending champion France is one win away from back-to-back Davis Cup final berths after Lucas Pouille defeated Spains Roberto Bautista-Agut 3-6, 7-6 (7-5), 6-4, 2-6, 6-4 to give his side a 2-0 lead. Earlier on Friday, Benoit Paire got France off to a strong start by routing an injured...

Cilic tops Tiafoe, moves Croatia step closer to third Davis Cup final


Zadar (Croatia), Sep 15: Marin Cilic eased past American Frances Tiafoe 6-1, 6-3, 7-6 (7-5) to move Croatia to within one win of its third appearance in the final of the Davis Cup, tennis premier international team competition. The world No. 6 needed two hours and 14 minutes on Friday to give his...

Cilic tops Tiafoe, moves Croatia step closer to third Davis Cup final


Zadar (Croatia), Sep 15: Marin Cilic eased past American Frances Tiafoe 6-1, 6-3, 7-6 (7-5) to move Croatia to within one win of its third appearance in the final of the Davis Cup, tennis premier international team competition. The world No. 6 needed two hours and 14 minutes on Friday to give his...

Rayo edge Huesca 1-0 to spoil home opener for La Liga newcomers


Huesca (Spain), Sep 15: SD Huesca, playing their first football season in La Liga, lost their 2018-2019 home debut 0-1 to Rayo Vallecano here. The visitors showed no signs of rust on Friday despite the passage of 19 days since their last contest, nor any trace of desperation after netting zero points from...

Rayo edge Huesca 1-0 to spoil home opener for La Liga newcomers


Huesca (Spain), Sep 15: SD Huesca, playing their first football season in La Liga, lost their 2018-2019 home debut 0-1 to Rayo Vallecano here. The visitors showed no signs of rust on Friday despite the passage of 19 days since their last contest, nor any trace of desperation after netting zero points from...