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West Bengal: Explosion rocks Darjeeling, no casualties reported

West Bengal: Explosion rocks Darjeeling, no casualties reported

Had this blast taken place during daytime, it would have led to several deaths", Darjeeling SP Akhilesh Chaturvedi said. "We are suspecting that a police patrol party was the target and prima facie indicates that Improvised Explosive Device (IED) was used in the blast", Chaturvedi said.


All Black legend Colin 'Pinetree' Meads dies at 81

All Black legend Colin 'Pinetree' Meads dies at 81

All Blacks head coach Steve Hansen paid tribute this afternoon to New Zealand rugby legend Sir Colin Meads , who died today aged 81. Famously, during the 1970 tour to South Africa, he broke his arm during a provincial match. "He loved being an All Black and he loved his family dearly", Meads' youngest daughter, Shelley Mitchell , said in a statement released by the family.


Given start at quarterback, Jets' Christian Hackenberg fails to take flight

Given start at quarterback, Jets' Christian Hackenberg fails to take flight

Rudock led an 87-yard drive late in the half but the Lions had settle on Prater's 25-yard field goal with nine seconds left. The second-year Penn State alum is locked in a three-way battle for the starting job with McCown and Bryce Petty , who was slated to come in after Hackenberg exited.


Cardinals place Wainwright on 10-day DL with elbow impingement

Cardinals place Wainwright on 10-day DL with elbow impingement

They beat the Blue Jays 7-4 on Friday. The Pirates and Cardinals will play at Bowman Field in the Little League Classic. With him already in place, the rain didn't disrupt the Pirates much, but it could have if the game went on any longer.


Embattled Holder calls on West Indies to front up

Embattled Holder calls on West Indies to front up

The loss was the sixth heaviest ever for the West Indies in its once-proud test history. Their bowling attack, spearheaded by Shannon Gabriel, who head coach Stuart Law reckons is the fastest bowler out there, has been supplemented by the return of Kemar Roach , back and firing off the back of an exceptional first class season for Barbados.


Liverpool v Crystal Palace on Premier League Live

Liverpool v Crystal Palace on Premier League Live

Liverpool dominated the game throughout and fashioned a number of good openings, relief around the ground finally being brought about as Mane latched onto a loose ball to fire past Wayne Hennessey in the Palace net. And he was joined in the directors' box by England manager Gareth Southgate. Liverpool boss Jurgen Klopp has made five changes for today's Premier League clash with Crystal Palace , and unsurprisingly, Dejan Lovren is one of the players dumped on the bench.