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Australia vs. Cameroon in Confederations Cup

They're trying to execute and play the type of game we want. Robbie Kruse has made no secret of the Socceroos' intentions against Cameroon in St Petersburg on Friday - win at all costs. I hope I can do so for many years to come, at least until I'm 40!' Low's men also got the upper hand in a friendly between the two teams in 2014, winning 1-0 thanks to a goal from Mario Gotze. Read More »

`Hated my coach, but stuck with him`: Bindra on Kumble-Kohli rift

The team members, who were feeling bad about the loss in any case, felt that their coach was scolding and treating them like children and not treating them like professionals. "If they had to give him an extension, I think they should have given him a two-year contract". Kumble took over from Team India director Ravi Shastri previous year and while he did an incredible job as India coach; India lost just one bilateral series under him. Read More »

Arrest warrants out for Turkish agents, others in DC melee

Those 16 people charged this week are in addition to two other USA citizens charged with simple assault at the time of the incident. Erdogan's security detail returned with him to Turkey after his visit, so it was unclear if any would face any immediate USA legal repercussions. Read More »

Reactions to Pro-Life Republican Karen Handel's Election Victory

Handel's tough race, combined with closer-than-usual GOP House victories in Kansas , Montana and SC, suggests Trump will dominate the coming election cycle, forcing Republicans to make peace with him, for better or worse. I wonder if that had to do with what may be a misperception that college-educated, well-to-do whites are more alarmed about President Trump than working-class people and African-Americans. Read More »

Moon's remarks on South Korea-US joint exercise could upset ties

Warmbier's death have been drawn at this time as there are additional medical records and imaging to review and people to interview", the coroner's office statement said, expressing "deepest sympathies" for his family and friends. On Jan. 10, 2015, North Korea proposed that it would temporarily suspend its nuclear testing if the U.S. halted its joint military exercises with the South that year. Read More »

Opposition parties to meet over Presidential election

The government must name its choice for President of India now, said opposition leader Nitish Kumar today, making it clear that consultations mean nothing unless a candidate is shortlisted and put up for review. "Whoever would be the protector of the Constitution should be above caste and religion", he said adding that his party would attend the opposition's meeting on Thursday. Read More »

Rebels say Syrian army, Iranian-backed militias launch offensive in eastern desert

Murphy's remarks came two days after a U.S. Navy fighter jet shot down a Syrian warplane for the first time, prompting Russian Federation to issue a threat against American airborne assets over Syrian airspace. The Guard, which is also involved in the fight against the Islamic State group in neighboring Iraq, controls Iran's missile program. Iranian-backed forces have also been trying to advance towards the base even after repeatedly being bombed by the USA -led coalition. Read More »

Turkey's Erdogan, Saudi leaders discuss efforts to end Qatar tension


Qatar's attorney general said on Tuesday his country has evidence that the hacking of Qatar's state news agency was linked to countries that have severed ties with Doha . Last week, Qatar's defense ministry announced that Doha signed an agreement with Washington to buy $12 billion worth of F-15 jets. The deadline for Qataris to leave neighboring Gulf Arab states has come into effect as the diplomatic standoff persists despite multiple mediation efforts. Read More »

Larissa Waters Breastfeeds While Moving Senate Motion In Another First


An MP in Australia has addressed Parliament while breastfeeding her baby, admitting that she moved a motion only moments before her daughter "moved her own motion". "It's been 116 years in the coming, and it's tragic that it's taken that long", Waters added at that time. In 2015, an Argentine politician breastfed in her parliament to widespread applause and in 2010, an Italian member of European Parliament - Licia Ronzulli - brought her seven-week-old infant to work. Read More »

US Soldiers Killed, 2 Wounded In Afghanistan

According to Attahullah Khogyani , a spokesman for the governor of the province of Nangarhar, two soldiers were killed and two wounded in the attack, and one of the wounded died later. Three hundreds of US Marines have been recently dispatched to the province to provide training and support Afghan security forces. Previous year the fighting forced thousands of people to flee their homes, mostly seeking refuge in provincial capital Lashkar Gah, with the city practically besieged by the ... Read More »

Greater Noida gangrape: 3 arrested, vehicle used in crime recovered


Crime branch officials, however, confirmed the arrest of an auto driver who is believed to have accompanied the victim from Sohna. "The Gurgaon police is helping its counterparts in Noida investigate the case in detail. An FIR was lodged in Kasna police station as Gurugram police refused to lodge an FIR into the matter. The victim hails from Rajasthan and had come to Gurgaon in search of work over two weeks ago, the police said, adding that she was staying a with her relatives in Sohna. Read More »

No autopsy for US student detained by North Korea


In the wake of the news of Otto Warmbier's death , Young Pioneer Tours , the travel company that brought Warmbier to North Korea , announced it would no longer be bringing Americans to North Korea . South Korea also confirmed on Tuesday , June 20, that a crashed drone it discovered earlier this month was North Korean and photographs recovered from the drone show proof of its route from North Korea into South Korea. Read More »

Black bears kill 2 in Alaska, including teen in extreme race

According to KTVA , Cooper called his brother during the race to tell him he was being attacked by a bear. The rescuers headed for the Global Positioning System coordinates sent from the phone of a teenager, and found there the body of the deceased and the bear that killed him. Read More »

Gulf crisis: Qatar Airways says service 'unaffected' by the ban


The SPA, while announcing the severing of relations with Qatar , had said it had been done for "protection of national security from the dangers of terrorism and extremism". We urge all States involved in to resolve this conflict as soon as possible, in order to prevent new actions from affecting welfare, health, employment and integrity of its inhabitants, the United Nations high commissioner warned. Read More »

Sen. Portman: Warmbier's Death 'Wake-up Call' on 'Brutal' NKorea

The White House has quietly pushed for the release of all the Americans as a first step toward better relations, and President Trump has sometimes publicly indicated a willingness to talk with the North's leader, Kim Jong Un , about its pursuit of nuclear arms and missiles capable of striking the United States. Read More »

Farmers protest turns violent in Thane


The state government had some years back started acquiring land in the area to set up the proposed airport which the farmers have been opposing. The biggest of them was on the Thane-Badlapur highway, where they blocked traffic on about 10 roads and vandalised vehicles. Read More »

Winning $447.8M Powerball ticket purchased in Sun City, officials say


A winning ticket for last night's $447.8 million Powerball grand prize was sold in California, according to the lottery . The lucky numbers drawn on Saturday night were 20-26-32-38-58, and the Powerball number was 3. Alberre's father, who co-owns the store, suffers from pulmonary fibrosis. Those figures are just the amounts withheld up front; your final tax burden is likely to be even higher. Read More »

University of Michigan getting driverless shuttles this fall


Starting this fall, that technology will exit the test site and hit the roads of North Campus with the launch of a driverless shuttle service, the university announced Wednesday, June 21. The driverless vehicle, which carries up to a dozen passengers. The Mcity team will closely watch how people react to the shuttles - whether or not they're aboard. Read More »

Gold award puts Edge Hill University among the best in UK


Professor Sarah O'Hara, the Uni of's vice-chancellor for education and student experience, said: "We're absolutely delighted that we have received a TEF gold rating". With close ties to industry in a vast array of sectors, many students undertake a placement year or other work experience during their course of study. Read More »

New Plan To Ban Immigrants From Welfare

The frequent returns to the campaign trail are a huge deviation from past presidents, but they give Trump a chance to recharge and connect with his supporters. Trump began his day by reveling in Karen Handel's victory in a special election in a House district in suburban Atlanta . The president also acknowledged and celebrated recent Republican victories in special elections in both SC and Georgia . Read More »

Ilayathalapathy Vijay appears as a Magician in his next 'Mersal'


He has given the basic story for Tamil superstar Vijay's " Mersal ", which is being directed by Atlee . " Mersal " first look has gone viral immediately after the release in the social media. He wrote, " Here's comes my b'day gift to Vijay na. Chennai: In Mersal , Vijay will appear in a triple role - as a panchayat head, a doctor and a magician. Read More »

Macron says 'door always open' for United Kingdom to stay in EU

In a break in play, French President Emmanuel Macron managed to successfully get himself involved, but the Prime Minister's wave was a little delayed. After their talks, May and Macron watched a friendly game of football between England and France where a minute's silence was held before kick-off to remember the victims of recent terror attacks in Manchester and London . Read More »

Syrian military says seizes ground towards Iraqi border


Meanwhile, in northern Syria, the ISIS stronghold of Raqqa is now under siege by coalition-backed Kurdish forces, who, like most of the militias supported by the USA -led coalition as part of Operation Inherent Resolve , are considered an enemy of the regime. Read More »