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Sports Rahul Gandhi's speech at Congress Plenary rhetoric of a loser: BJP
Author: 0 Rahul Gandhi's speech at Congress Plenary rhetoric of a loser: BJP

The proposal was adopted with a consensus by raising of hands. In order to do long-term fix of the party's image - characterised by nepotism and clinging to party posts - the Congress president said his "first task" would be to knock down barriers between leaders and workers, and to promote workers lower down the order.

Sports Roger Federer v Juan Martín del Potro: Indian Wells men's final
Author: 0 Roger Federer v Juan Martín del Potro: Indian Wells men's final

A day earlier, Federer , when asked to describe what it's like to play del Potro , said their tussles feel like an "arm wrestle". But Federer did the same to him and was just that much better when it mattered. "Those 10 minutes when I was down a set and a break it was hard for me to accept". "Unfortunately, I couldn't stay calm in the tie-break of the second set, but then the calmness came again in the end of the match and I played good in the tie-break".

Sports Goffin out after ball hits eye, Dimitrov in Rotterdam final
Author: 0 Goffin out after ball hits eye, Dimitrov in Rotterdam final

Federer, who is 14-1 against Seppi, has won all six previous ATP meetings with Dimitrov. But despite all the feting, Federer only has his eyes on the prize, with a place in the Rotterdam final against Bulgarian Grigor Dimitrov should he get past his semi-final against Andreas Seppi .

Sports Eden to host T20I vs WI
Author: 0 Eden to host T20I vs WI

India hosting its first-ever day/night Test later this year, however, is subject to the Committee of Administrators (CoA) approval. According to India's home series itinerary, the Indian team will play only three Test matches at home - the historic first against Afghanistan in June along with two more against West Indies in October after Diwali.

Sports Icardi nets four to maul Samp
Author: 0 Icardi nets four to maul Samp

Veretout made amends by giving Fiorentina the lead with a solo goal in the 59th minute before Andrea Belotti volleyed Torino level with four minutes left. Sampdoria - who were beaten 4-1 by Crotone last week - are in seventh place just outside the European places. He has hit the net seven times against Juventus.

Sports India wary of feisty Bangladesh
Author: 0 India wary of feisty Bangladesh

I understand that it was a tense and an edge-of-the-seat match with a place in the final on the line, but the actions of the two players were unacceptable and can not be condoned as they clearly went overboard. They are a very good team. Spinners have been pretty successful in the tournament so far and Karthik said the key for a batsman against the slow bowlers is to have a positive frame of mind.

Sports Mourinho slams United's
Author: 0 Mourinho slams United's "lack of personality and desire"

When asked which players he felt played well, the United manager said: "I prefer to name the good ones". "I felt like Matic was an island of personality, of desire, of control, surrounded by not water but surrounded by lack of class, lack of personality, lack of desire".

Sports Vikings celebrate Cousins capture as AFC lags behind in NFL 'arms' race
Author: 0 Vikings celebrate Cousins capture as AFC lags behind in NFL 'arms' race

Richardson was selected by the Jets in the first round of the 2013 NFL Draft and became an immediate contributor. It's easy to envision the Richardson and Cousins additions serving as the missing links on star-studded units for a Vikings club that tied a franchise record with 13 wins a season ago and advanced to the NFC title game.

Sports Mohammed Shami's IPL participation on hold
Author: 0 Mohammed Shami's IPL participation on hold

Indian cricketer Mohammed Shami , under fire for adultery and fixing claims made by wife Hasin Jahan, has said he has proof regarding his innocence and that he will be "taking the legal route" rather settling matters out of court. Shami , though has denied all the allegations, saying it was a conspiracy to defame him and ruin his career. "The Committee of Administrators is concerned only with such portion of the said audio recording in which the person who it is claimed is Md".

Sports Patriots reportedly acquire WR Cordarrelle Patterson in trade with Raiders
Author: 0 Patriots reportedly acquire WR Cordarrelle Patterson in trade with Raiders

The veteran returner/receiver is due a $3 million base salary in 2018. The Vikings acquired Patterson with the 29th pick in the 2013 draft after trading up with the Patriots. News of Patterson's trade to the Patriots was broke by Pardon My Take . Although the Patriots are losing a major part of their offense in Amendola, the team will have some other wideouts such as Patterson, Kenny Britt, Julian Edelman to help make up for his absence.

Sports Alvin Gentry fined $15000 for public criticism of refs
Author: 0 Alvin Gentry fined $15000 for public criticism of refs

Upset with the call, which made when the Rockets were leading by seven, Gentry eventually was handed a technical foul for arguing. "I walked away from him so I wouldn't get a technical foul". But at the same time, he has been around long enough to understand that referees don't play or coach the games. "When you got a team playing for playoff spots, you can't guess on the foul".

Author: 0 The Cavs are Worried About Tyronn Lue's Health

Chicago Bulls game is live streaming online and on television Saturday night. If the Cavs are able to complete the season sweep, it would mark just the fourth time they've ever done so in the long and complicated history between these two squads.

Author: 0 UFC London Results: The Real Winners and Losers from Volkov vs. Werdum

If the UFC is still looking to break into the Russian market, it's easy to imagine them wanting to book him in a heavyweight championship fight. Alexander Volkov has been one of the hottest heavyweight prospects since making the move to the UFC , rattling off three straight victories since the move for an overall five-fight win streak.

Sports Super Salah Scores Four against Watford
Author: 0 Super Salah Scores Four against Watford

Liverpool U18 coach Steven Gerrard is convinced fans are witnessing "greatness" in the form of Mohamed Salah. Liverpool forward Mohamed Salah is on his way to reaching the elite level of Lionel Messi but has no interest in being compared to the prodigious Barcelona striker, manager Juergen Klopp has said.

Sports Ronaldo scores 50th career hattrick in Girona win
Author: 0 Ronaldo scores 50th career hattrick in Girona win

Ronaldo opened the scoring in the 11th minute with a deadly first-time finish but former Middlesbrough forward Cristhian Stuani headed home from a corner to draw the Catalans level in the 29th minute. Girona were fortunate not to fall two behind midway through the half as Vazquez's finish from Kroos' delightfully disguised ball was incorrectly disallowed.

Sports Ohio State Wrestling Falters In The NCAA Wrestling Tournament
Author: 0 Ohio State Wrestling Falters In The NCAA Wrestling Tournament

On Friday night, the Nittany Lions senior allowed himself a moment of reverie. Penn State clinched the NCAA Division I wrestling championship when 184-pound junior Bo Nickal pinned Ohio State junior Myles Martin with 31 seconds left in the first period on Saturday night at Quicken Loans Arena.

Sports Kagiso Rabada appeal sharpens focus on disciplinary code
Author: 0 Kagiso Rabada appeal sharpens focus on disciplinary code

Olivier, Morris, uncapped Wiaan Mulder and Morne Morkel will all be considered to replace suspended fast bowler Kagiso Rabada , who has been named, for the third Test starting at Newlands on Thursday. In a odd twist before Monday's hearing, though, Rabada appeared to damage his slim chances of prevailing on appeal by accepting blame for the mid-pitch contact with Steve Smith for which he was reported by match referee Jeff Crowe in Port Elizabeth.

Sports Daria Kasatkina outlasts Venus Williams to advance to Indian Wells final
Author: 0 Daria Kasatkina outlasts Venus Williams to advance to Indian Wells final

The win sets up a showdown against either world number one Simona Halep or fellow 20-year-old Naomi Osaka of Japan , who play later on Friday. Naomi Osaka and Daria Kasatkina will go head to head for the Paribas Open title after stunning Simona Halep and Venus Williams respectively in the semi-finals here on Friday.