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Sport Madras high court bans use of POP Ganesha idols
Author: 0 Madras high court bans use of POP Ganesha idols

Salman Khan, who is a devout follower of Lord Ganesh , has always celebrated Ganesh Chaturthi at his residence-Galaxy in Bandra with his family. Hindus are going to celebrate the festival in Bhadrapa Masam every year on the day of Shukla chathurdhi.

Sport Who can Barcelona get in Champions League group stage draw?
Author: 0 Who can Barcelona get in Champions League group stage draw?

The draw for the group stage of the Champions League kicks off at 19:00 Kyiv time . United returns after a one-year absence to play top-seeded Benfica - which it beat at Wembley to win the first of its three European titles in 1968 - Basel , and CSKA Moscow .

Sport Ibrahimovic takes Rooney's No.10 after signing new Man Utd deal
Author: 0 Ibrahimovic takes Rooney's No.10 after signing new Man Utd deal

Be gone subtlety, for thy have no place here. Admit it, you've missed him a little bit. Ibrahimovic will now follow in the footsteps of players such as Rooney, Ruud van Nistelrooy, Teddy Sheringham, Mark Hughes and Denis Law by wearing the No.10 jersey at United.

Author: 0 Parkhead is key if Celtic are to progress in the Champions League

The draw for this year's Champions League group stages takes place on Thursday 24 August at 5pm BST (6pm CET) and is scheduled to last two and a quarter hours. Nice, for whom recent signing Wesley Sneijder started, was thoroughly outplayed over the two legs and will have to settle for a place in the group stage of the Europa League instead.

Sport Are Manchester United really champions in the making?
Author: 0 Are Manchester United really champions in the making?

Iheanacho may have fewer goals against United but his solitary strike saw him achieve something Vardy has yet to do - as it came at Old Trafford. In a team starved of quality, Lukaku scored 25 PL goals last season, 8 more than Zlatan in a team with half the amount of stars.

Sport Harry Maguire and Nathaniel Chalobah called into England squad
Author: 0 Harry Maguire and Nathaniel Chalobah called into England squad

England now sit top of the group with 14 points from six games and could seal qualification for the tournament in Russian Federation next summer if they beat Slovakia and other results go their way. On the selection of Maguire, Southgate said: "I thought his performances for Hull were very good [last season]". He's very comfortable with the ball and that's the profile for an worldwide defender .

Sport Sanchez is 'ready' for Arsenal's visit to Liverpool - Wenger
Author: 0 Sanchez is 'ready' for Arsenal's visit to Liverpool - Wenger

The north Londoners have signed both Sead Kolasinac and Alexandre Lacazette so far this summer and Wenger says the club now have "too many" players on the books. "They're still on cases like Kylian Mbappe and Fabinho". However, interest in Lemar from clubs like Arsenal, PSG and Manchester United is failing to die down.

Sport Request PM Modi to support us more: Nepal PM Sher Bahadur Deuba
Author: 0 Request PM Modi to support us more: Nepal PM Sher Bahadur Deuba

Indian Prime Minister Narendra Modi (right) poses with his Nepai counterpart Sher Bahadur Deuba for a photo at the Rashtrapati Bhavan in New Delhi , India , on Thursday, August 24, 2017. Following the day's ceremonial reception, Nepal PM along his wife Arzu Rana Deuba paid homage to Mahatma Gandhi at Rajghat. The project was approved by the Indian government in February.

Sport SC asks BCCI to file draft constitution by September 19
Author: 0 SC asks BCCI to file draft constitution by September 19

The BCCI office bearers also made headlines for not allowing Rahul Johri, the chief executive officer of the board, into the SGM, claiming that they wanted only the board members to attend the gathering. The Supreme Court on Wednesday issued show cause notices to three BCCI members including acting president C K Khanna and acting secretary Amitabh Chaudhary for not implementing Lodha Panel report.

Sport New York Yankees pitcher Masahiro Tanaka activated from DL to start vs
Author: 0 New York Yankees pitcher Masahiro Tanaka activated from DL to start vs

Tanaka was strong against Detroit on August 2, when he surrendered two runs - one earned - while striking out seven and walking one in six innings, but still suffered a loss. That's what they're all doing now, though: Hoping. "I think hitting can be contagious, I really do", Yankees manager Joe Girardi said. At some point we need to see something similar to the old Jordan Zimmerman.

Sport Back in black: Coles emerges from concussion cloud
Author: 0 Back in black: Coles emerges from concussion cloud

Coles has played so little rugby this year - sidelined for the Hurricanes in March and returning four months later for the playoffs only - so will nearly certainly not play for longer than 60 minutes. Replacements: Codie Taylor, Kane Hames, Ofa Tu'ungafasi, Scott Barrett, Ardie Savea, TJ Perenara, Lima Sopoaga, Anton Lienert-Brown. Hansen kept the same back three that started in Sydney because he wanted to give Damian McKenzie another shot at fullback, meaning Israel Dagg has again been ...

Sport Carabao: Utd to host Burton, WBA vs
Author: 0 Carabao: Utd to host Burton, WBA vs

West Bromwich Albion vs. Manchester City Everton vs. Sunderland Leicester City vs. Defending champion Manchester United will open its EFL Cup campaign against Burton Albion in the third round. New sponsors Carabao have come in for a rough time on social media since announcing the draw would take place in the early hours of British Summer Time in China.

Sport The Best And Worst Potential Champions League Groups For English Clubs
Author: 0 The Best And Worst Potential Champions League Groups For English Clubs

The English champions have the luxury of being in Pot One , which rules out facing Real Madrid or Bayern Munich . Victory on the final day of last season was enough for the Reds to secure passage into a competition that, though they have won five times , they are only gracing for the second time in eight years.

Sport Manchester United ready to compete for the Premier League this season
Author: 0 Manchester United ready to compete for the Premier League this season

I can not play in the Champions League , the Premier League and the cups with 11 players. Manchester United are presently leading the Premier League table after 2 games and we can only wait and see where they will be by January. Three goals were scored in the space of three minutes and 42 seconds as Man United capitalized on the space afforded them by the equalizer-seeking Swans.

Sport Cabinet approval for panel to study quotas within OBC quota
Author: 0 Cabinet approval for panel to study quotas within OBC quota

It had asked for sub-categorisation within OBCs into Extremely Backward Classes (Group "A"), More Backward Classes (Group "B") and Backward Classes (Group "C"). This could affect educationally and socially advanced communities within the backward classes like the Yadavs, who have benefited from the policy of positive discrimination brought by the Mandal Commission recommendation over the past three decades.

Sport Rooney calls time on England despite recall
Author: 0 Rooney calls time on England despite recall

But Wayne has obviously had a long, hard think about it and wants to concentrate on giving everything back to Everton - and I believe he has made the right decision. For all the occasional demands for Rooney to be dropped during his England career, there was rarely much proof they would have been a better team without him.

Sport Lonzo Ball Thanks Jay-Z For Big Baller Brand Support
Author: 0 Lonzo Ball Thanks Jay-Z For Big Baller Brand Support

Among them was the big question of "Who will be the 2017-18 Kia Rookie of the Year? ". Mitchell, who was picked 13th by the Jazz, also played well in summer league, scoring 24 points per game. Rookie of the Year nearly always comes down to "Who scores the most points?" and "Who scores the most points?" nearly always equates "Who got to chuck up the most shots?" Phoenix's Josh Jackson was voted as the top defender in the rookie class.

Sport Cardinals RHP Trevor Rosenthal to undergo Tommy John surgery
Author: 0 Cardinals RHP Trevor Rosenthal to undergo Tommy John surgery

The Cardinals announced on Wednesday that Rosenthal, who had recently won back the closer's role, needs Tommy John surgery. Oliver Macklin of MLB .com noted Rosenthal was initially placed on the 10-day disabled list Thursday and described his setback as "tightness in his pitching arm" at the time.

Sport Neymar rebukes Barca chiefs after Paris debut
Author: 0 Neymar rebukes Barca chiefs after Paris debut

In a statement , Barcelona insist that the player must repay the bonus he was given having signed his new contract because he unilaterally broke that deal by signing for PSG "a few months later". But Neymar is demanding the second bonus because it was payable after July 31, at which point he was still with Barcelona , where he remained for a further three days before signing for PSG.

Sport Tottenham Hotspur complete Sanchez transfer
Author: 0 Tottenham Hotspur complete Sanchez transfer

Spurs announced a deal for the 21-year-old had been agreed with the Dutch side on Friday but the Colombia centre-back underwent a medical and signed a contract until 2023 on Wednesday. Gazzaniga spent last season on loan at Spanish club Rayo Vallecano and has penned a contract until 2022. The improved contract sees the Baggies defender, 27, commit to the Midlands club until 2020.

Sport Kirk Herbstreit reveals his College Football Playoff picks for 2017
Author: 0 Kirk Herbstreit reveals his College Football Playoff picks for 2017

The last team to start and finish No. 1 was USC in 2004, and the Trojans were ranked No. 1 the following season - the last team to do it before this year. The last time was 2002 when the Cougars were No. 11. And Penn State, who finished sixth in the poll, will start the season with its best ranking since it started the 1999 season ranked third.

Sport ESPN radio host arrested after allegedly wandering drunk into stranger's condo
Author: 0 ESPN radio host arrested after allegedly wandering drunk into stranger's condo

Police say Russillo's eyes were glassy and bloodshot, his speech was slurred and he could not answer questions coherently. However, he would not leave when the residents asked him to, which led to his arrest . UPDATE , 1:41 p.m.: According to a probable cause affidavit obtained by the Jackson Hole News&Guide this afternoon, Ryen Russillo was found naked in a stranger's condo around 3:30 a.m.

Sport Dwyane Wade and the Nuggets? Why it could happen
Author: 0 Dwyane Wade and the Nuggets? Why it could happen

Another go around with LeBron James in Cleveland, especially because it would likely be for just one season would make sense as well. After all, general manager John Paxson did mention this option would only come into play if it was beneficial for the organization.

Author: 0 Barca 'admit defeat' for Coutinho

Such a deal would make Coutinho the second most expensive player in history, behind only Neymar , who left Barca for Paris Saint-Germain for €222m this month. "Yes, indeed, absolutely, 100%". "Of course, everything is okay between me and him". If Phil would start tomorrow, which he can't because on top [of the back injury] he's now ill, it would take time because he's had no training for a long time.

Sport Bangladesh Cricket Board appoint Joshi as spin coach
Author: 0 Bangladesh Cricket Board appoint Joshi as spin coach

Bangladesh's cricket board announced Tuesday that former Indian bowler Sunil Joshi has been appointed the squad's spin consultant after Australian Stuart MacGill turned down the coaching gig. "It's been a long journey", Shakib told the Guardian. "We knew that we have this ability, and we needed that belief, and we can only get this belief by winning matches", Shakib said.

Sport Srikanth, Wan Ho advance at World Badminton Championships
Author: 0 Srikanth, Wan Ho advance at World Badminton Championships

The French then attempted a drop which found the net as Srikanth won the first game in 12 minutes. Nehwal, the 12th seed in the tournament, will now cross swords with either India's Tanvi Lad or second-seed Sung Ji Hyun of Korea for a place in the quarter-finals.