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Sports ZTE Blade V7 Plus is Official with Full HD display
Author: 0 ZTE Blade V7 Plus is Official with Full HD display

The ZTE Blade V7 Plus is essentially an upgraded variant of the last year's Blade V7. On the plus side, the smartphone has got a fingerprint sensor on the back panel, just below the 13MP camera setup; a 5MP front-facing camera, for shooting selfies; and a 2,540 mAh battery, which still feels significantly less than necessary.

Sports Antonio Rudiger Reportedly Arrives in London Ahead of Chelsea Transfer from Roma
Author: 0 Antonio Rudiger Reportedly Arrives in London Ahead of Chelsea Transfer from Roma

The Blues are close to completing a £35 million deal for AS Monaco midfielder Bakayoko, while they have agreed to sign Rudiger for £30m from Roma . ANTONIO RUDIGER reportedly had his medical in LA yesterday and Chelsea could announce a deal as soon as today. While reports earlier today claimed Rudiger was in London to have a medical, it is said it will in fact take place in LA before they head out to China.

Sports Pacquiao urges WBO to act on GAB's request
Author: 0 Pacquiao urges WBO to act on GAB's request

Manny Pacquiao has backed calls from a Filipino government department for a full review of his "unfair" defeat to Jeff Horn . In a letter to WBO president Francisco Valcarcel, the GAB asked for a review of the July 2 Pacquiao-Horn fight dubbed as the "Battle of Brisbane ".

Sports Chris Gayle Returns to West Indies Squad for One-off T20 Against India
Author: 0 Chris Gayle Returns to West Indies Squad for One-off T20 Against India

Gayle has scored 1,519 runs in 50 T20 matches so far, and he will be keen to add some more runs when he faces the strong Indian team at Sabina Park. The match will be played following the fifth and final One-Day International (ODI) match between West Indies and India on Thursday at the same venue.

Sports THE Asia-Pacific University Rankings 2017: this is where the action is
Author: 0 THE Asia-Pacific University Rankings 2017: this is where the action is

Times Higher Education ranked 243 universities on teaching, research, citations, worldwide outlook and industry income. Seven universities in Taiwan were ranked in the top 100 in the Asia Pacific University Rankings 2017 released Tuesday by Times Higher Education magazine, with National Taiwan University ranking the highest at 33rd.

Sports Liverpool move for Oxlade-Chamberlain
Author: 0 Liverpool move for Oxlade-Chamberlain

Oxlade-Chamberlain made just 16 starts during the Premier League last season, but made a total of 45 appearances throughout all competitions for the club where he provided six goals and 11 assists. However, the Evening Standard claim that the Gunners have already rebuffed Liverpool's approach and are in talks with Oxlade-Chamberlain about a new deal worth in the region of £100,000-a-week.

Sports This Dustin Pedroia Play Belongs in a Museum
Author: 0 This Dustin Pedroia Play Belongs in a Museum

Police have found Williams at fault in the accident and the family of the man killed have brought a wrongful death lawsuit against Williams. But think back to the hype that followed Benintendi to spring training and into the season. Rodriguez pitched 3 innings, allowing six runs, five earned, nine hits (one home run) and no walks while striking out three in a rehab start for Double-A Portland against New Hampshire on Thursday.

Sports Rs 200 Currency Notes Not To Be Circulated Through ATMs?
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However, RBI has indicated in the past that it will not be printing new Rs 1000 currency notes that were also banned as part of the notes recall decision that sucked out over Rs 15 lakh crore worth of currency notes in circulation. Prior to the November 8 de-monetisation, there was around 1,650 crore bits of Rs 500 notes available for use, as per information from the State Bank of IndiaBSE - 0.53 % look into.

Sports Messi is expected to renew the contract after the honeymoon
Author: 0 Messi is expected to renew the contract after the honeymoon

The new contract will see Messi stay at the Nou Camp until 2021, with an extra one-year extension clause available to both club and player. Messi is now on his honeymoon after getting married to Antonella Roccuzzo last Friday but he will sign his new contract when he returns next week for pre-season training.

Sports In Odisha, Shah has a gameplan for 2019
Author: 0 In Odisha, Shah has a gameplan for 2019

Shah today also lashed out at the BJD government in Odisha for "poverty and backwardness" in the state and expressed confidence that his party would form the next government there. "People here are disenchanted towards this non-performing government and they would throw it away in the 2019 polls", Mr Shah, who is on a three-day trip to the state, told the party workers.

Sports 'I was bored,' Tomic says after first-round defeat
Author: 0 'I was bored,' Tomic says after first-round defeat

On Tuesday, Thanasi Kokkinakis was beaten in four sets by 2009 US Open victor Juan Martin del Potro , while Jordan Thompson lost in straight sets to Spanish 25th seed Albert Ramos-Vinolas. Yeah, I just tried to break a bit of momentum but just couldn't find any rhythm and, you know, wasn't mentally and physically there with my mental state to perform.

Sports Ravi Shastri applies for head coach job of the Indian Cricket team
Author: 0 Ravi Shastri applies for head coach job of the Indian Cricket team

According to a report in Mumbai Mirror, Simmons, under whose guidance Windies won a World Twenty20 title, has expressed his interest in coaching the Indian team. On social media however, Shastri's formal bid yesterday sparked a hot debate, with some fans contending that the entire episode would cause huge harm to the future of Indian cricket.

Sports Finally, farewell: Chris Bosh, Miami Heat formally part ways
Author: 0 Finally, farewell: Chris Bosh, Miami Heat formally part ways

The Heat waived Bosh today, a month after a doctor sanctioned by the league and the players association declared Bosh's blood clot problems a career-ending injury according to the terms of NBA's new CBA. Along with LeBron James and Dwyane Wade , Bosh was an integral member of the 2012-13 and 2013-14 championship teams in Miami. "He is, without a doubt, one of the greatest players in the history of the franchise", Riley said.

Sports Confirmed: Arsenal to complete club record signing on Tuesday
Author: 0 Confirmed: Arsenal to complete club record signing on Tuesday

Shifting Arsenal's focus to complete deals for Lyon striker Alexandre Lacazette and Monaco attacker Thomas Lemar seems to be an ideal option since Arsene Wenger needs concrete deals and they can not afford to waste any more time in pursuing deals that are likely to not work out.

Sports Rangers humiliated by Progrès Niederkorn in Europa League qualifying
Author: 0 Rangers humiliated by Progrès Niederkorn in Europa League qualifying

Dalcio, Ryan Jack and Fabio Cardoso all made their first start for Gers, while Daniel Candeias and Alfredo Morelos made an appearance from the bench in their first qualifying round tie. Their most notable player, particularly among Scottish fans, is former Hearts and Kilmarnock defender Ismael Bouzid. "They are very well organised, they fight hard.

Sports IAF chopper goes missing near Arunachal Pradesh with three on board
Author: 0 IAF chopper goes missing near Arunachal Pradesh with three on board

This case comes nearly a month after the incident of a missing Sukhoi that went missing from Tezpur Air Force Station with two crew members. Reports also claimed that there were three persons on-board the chopper. According to Defence sources quoted by media, the chopper went missing near Sagalee in Papum Pare district of the state. An official source in Itanagar informed that the distance by road between Itanagar and Sagalee was about 90 km, the flight time taken by a helicopter was ...

Sports Wimbledon 2017: Novak Djokovic progresses to second round after Martin Klizan retires
Author: 0 Wimbledon 2017: Novak Djokovic progresses to second round after Martin Klizan retires

World No. 1 Angelique Kerber , who was defeated by Johanna Konta at Eastbourne last week, stated that the British player is one of the top contenders in the tournament. "I know the Wimbledon Centre Court didn't get their money's worth today. I'm going to play another ten years and I won't have to work again". Agnieszka Radwanska , the ninth seed, bested Jelena Jankovic in straight sets, 7-6 (3), 6-0.

Sports Nigerian star signs five-year deal with Chelsea
Author: 0 Nigerian star signs five-year deal with Chelsea

Swansea announced the expected move on their official website , saying Abraham will link up with his new team-mates during the club's tour of the United States later this month. Another Chelsea player who will spend the 2017-18 season on loan at another Premier League club is Kasey Palmer, whose return for a second campaign with Huddersfield Town has been finalised after signing a four-year contract at Stamford Bridge .

Sports Gordon Hayward will sign with Boston Celtics, leave Utah after 7 seasons
Author: 0 Gordon Hayward will sign with Boston Celtics, leave Utah after 7 seasons

The Celtics brought Hayward to Fenway Park and their practice facility this weekend. Danny Ainge's strategy this offseason was to simply go all in for Gordon Hayward . Until then, the Heat , Celtics, and Jazz franchises (and their fans) will have to nervously await Hayward's announcement. Hayward's 8,077 career points rank eighth in Jazz history.

Sports Zach Randolph signs two-year contract with Sacramento Kings, reports say
Author: 0 Zach Randolph signs two-year contract with Sacramento Kings, reports say

Randolph will pass on tips and tricks to Cauley-Stein and Labissiere. He averaged 16.9 points, 4.2 assists and 3.4 rebounds for the Jazz this year. The additions of Randolph and Hill bring veteran stability to the Kings' locker room. Hill, 31, is coming off one of his most productive seasons; he played a key role in the Utah Jazz ending a four-year playoff drought despite a variety of injuries that limited him to 49 games.

Sports Pakistan's Kainat Imtiaz's hails Jhulan Goswami, shares heart-touching message on Instagram
Author: 0 Pakistan's Kainat Imtiaz's hails Jhulan Goswami, shares heart-touching message on Instagram

The latest example of this overgrowing bonding was aptly summed up in a heart-warming post shared by Pakistan pacer Kainat Imtiaz on her official Instagram account that instantly grabbed eyeballs all around. I was the ball picker during the tournament... The fastest bowler of that time. While Pakistani face the challenge of facing the Australian next, India will be taking on Sri Lanka in their next contest.

Sports Hot air balloon lands in pond with alligators
Author: 0 Hot air balloon lands in pond with alligators

The pilot told troopers that as he was coming in for a landing - the designated landing strip is adjacent to the retention pond - there was an issue with the wind. Orlando Balloon Rides is the owner of the balloon, and troopers said the company is making arrangements to remove the balloon from the pond. "There was adrenaline - it was pumping".

Sports Wayne Rooney, Romelu Lukaku Talks Reportedly Held by Manchester United, Everton
Author: 0 Wayne Rooney, Romelu Lukaku Talks Reportedly Held by Manchester United, Everton

A return to his first club Everton has also been mooted and it is reportedly "almost inevitable" that Rooney will head back to Merseyside this summer. He announced himself to the football world in sensational style in October 2002 when he fired a brilliant goal against Arsenal which ended a 30-match unbeaten league run for Arsene Wenger's side.