Daily Archives: August 11, 2017

Shapovalov halts Nadal’s bid to become World Number 1 in Montreal


Rafael Nada’s quest to reclaim the Number 1 spot was halted by home hope Dennis Shapovalov in a 3 set thriller at the Rogers Cup. 10 time French Open champion who was seeded number 1 in the absence of Andy Murray and could have overtaken the Scot for the top spot by reaching the semis was shocked by the 18 ...

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Supreme Court allows woman to abort 24 week old foetus

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The Supreme Court on Thursday allowed a woman to terminate her pregnancy after the doctors opined that the 24-week-old foetus was suffering from cardiac anomaly and if born alive, the infant would have to undergo surgeries having a risk of high mortality.   The apex court noted that the report submitted by a medical board clearly suggested that there was ...

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Skeletal remains found near Gaurikund


The skeletal remains of a person, presumed to be a victim of the 2013 Kedarnath disaster, were found near Gaurikund in Uttarakhand’s Rudraprayag district. A human skull and bones were found when locals were removing the debris of a wall which had collapsed following heavy rains. DM Rudraprayag Mangesh Ghildiyal said that after keeping the sample for DNA profiling, the ...

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