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Author: 0 Murray ready to kick off his Wimbledon defence

That will be a huge lift for Murray, who admitted he had been anxious the hip pain wouldn't ease off in time for Wimbledon . The last few days have been very good, practice each day has been slightly stop-start preparations but each day I've felt better.

World Akshay Kumar's First Look From Reema Kagti's 'Gold' Has Left Us Excited
Author: 0 Akshay Kumar's First Look From Reema Kagti's 'Gold' Has Left Us Excited

Gold is the Rustom star and Excel Entertainment's first association together and it is led by Ritesh Sidhwani and Farhan Akhtar. The 49-year-old star on Saturday took to Twitter to share with his fans an interesting monochrome picture. Also, there have been reports that TV actress Mouni Roy will be making her Bollywood debut with this film. The movie Gold will be directed by Reema Kagti , who has earned name and fame by directing movies like Talaash and Honeymoon Travels Pvt.

World Amtrak tain derails in Steilacoom area of Pierce County
Author: 0 Amtrak tain derails in Steilacoom area of Pierce County

The railroad tracks on which the locomotive derailed was reopened shortly before 6 p.m. for service at limited speeds, Amtrak said. Other reports indicate cars are "in danger" of going into the water. Multiple agencies have responded to the scene, including the Pierce County Sheriff's Office, which said there are no reports of major injuries. Chambers Bay is some 40 miles from Seattle and less than 25 miles from the capital, Olympia.

World USA U19 team wins easily over Angola 109-68
Author: 0 USA U19 team wins easily over Angola 109-68

Only teammate Brandon McCoy , of UNLV, finished with more rebounds (10) against Iran. The player Cats fans are dying to see, Hamadou Diallo led everybody with 17 points. Each team will play against all other teams in its own group (a total of 3 games for each team). After three pool-play games for each team, all 16 countries will be seeded according to those results.

World JD(U) does a U-turn, says will attend RJD's rally if invited
Author: 0 JD(U) does a U-turn, says will attend RJD's rally if invited

He said, "I do not follow anyone, I follow my policies. People should not try to make something out of nothing", he said. Mr. Kumar, earlier, had addressed the meeting and appealed to leaders to strengthen the party organisation. The JD-U leader then turned his attention towards the BJP saying it was in power today in spite of the fact that it had no role in the struggle for Independence.

World Ekta spins India to win
Author: 0 Ekta spins India to win

As many as four Pakistani batswomen were out without any score. India began their World Cup campaign defeating England by 35 runs and then went on to register a comprehensive seven-wicket victory over West Indies in the second match. Deepti Sharma: Deepti Sharma's all round abilities have won hearts across the globe and she has earned applause from even her male counterparts.On 15 May 2017, in a WODI verses Ireland, Sharma set a world record opening partnership of 320 runs with Poonam ...

World Fireworks recall underway over 'burn hazard,' could explode unexpectedly
Author: 0 Fireworks recall underway over 'burn hazard,' could explode unexpectedly

Use the following tips to celebrate safely this Independence Day. "On average, 250 people go to the emergency room every day with fireworks-related injuries in the month around the July 4 holiday", the agency notes. Always Closely supervise children around fireworks . If you suffer an injury, seek medical attention right away. Sparklers can heat up to 1,200 degrees and are not safe for children to use.

World Hooded gunmen open fire on crowd outside mosque
Author: 0 Hooded gunmen open fire on crowd outside mosque

A family of four, including a 7-year-old girl, who were in their apartment on the second floor of the building also received slight shrapnel injuries, the local paper says. The mosque shooting comes just three days after a man attempted to ram his auto into a crowd of people in front of a mosque in the Paris suburb of Creteil.

World INLD extends support to Ramnath Kovind
Author: 0 INLD extends support to Ramnath Kovind

Even though party supremo Mamata Banerjee has voiced her support to opposition's presidential nominee Meira Kumar, the Trinamool Congress (TMC) legislators in Tripura have made a decision to vote for NDA candidate Ramnath Kovind on July 17.

World Tommy Fleetwood claims victory at Open de France
Author: 0 Tommy Fleetwood claims victory at Open de France

So far this year, the former top-ranked amateur was second in the WGC-Mexico Championship, second at the Shenzhen International in China, fourth in the U.S. "I'm engaged, I'm expecting a baby, my caddie is my best mate in the world", he added. Thommo [Alan Thompson], I think is the best coach in the world - everybody around me I have really strong relationships with and when you enjoy doing your job, that's a massive positive.

World My last visit to Kolkata as president, says Pranab Mukherjee
Author: 0 My last visit to Kolkata as president, says Pranab Mukherjee

Speaking on the occasion, the President expressed his gratitude to The Statesman for bringing out a photo essay on the 13th Presidency. The Prime Minister appreciated his time spent working with the President and lauded his mentorship. "It was a huge support for me", the PM said, calling Mukherjee an "inspirational" figure. Speaking about the book, Modi said the photographs in it show the human side of the President.

World SIIMA Awards 2017 Day 2
Author: 0 SIIMA Awards 2017 Day 2

Dedicated to Telugu and Kannada films, the first day was filled with mesmerizing performances, awesome fashion quotient and big wins. Before the start of the event, a tribute was paid to late filmmaker Dasari Narayana Rao. Many bigwigs from the industry are in the city for the event. Nani won the best actor critics choice award and SP Bala Subrahmanyam was conferred with Life time achievement award.

World Rain, severe storms could trickle into Fourth of July celebrations
Author: 0 Rain, severe storms could trickle into Fourth of July celebrations

Drier and warmer weather will enter the picture by Thursday with highs in the 90s. Expect only isolated showers overnight with lows down to 70 in the Upstate and 65 in the mountains. The rain risk will be 50 percent. Monday: A mix of sun and clouds. The high will be 89, after a morning low of 72. Slight chance for an afternoon shower or storm (30%).

Author: 0 Chile vs. Germany in Confederations Cup championship

Petersburg Stadium, Fisht Stadium in Sochi and the Kazan Arena in Kazan. Even with such a youthful setup, this side still displays the supreme teamwork which led Germany to World Cup glory in 2014. Vidal shot over from the loose ball, but Chile's players furiously claimed a penalty and urged referee Milorad Mazic to review using the VAR. Portugal scripted a dramatic 2-1 victory over Mexico in extra time to clinch a third place finish at the Confederations Cup in Moscow.

World Dozens of Trump impeachment rallies held across United States, including Philadelphia
Author: 0 Dozens of Trump impeachment rallies held across United States, including Philadelphia

The Austin American-Statesman reports hundreds of Trump backers marched through downtown Austin on Saturday as part of a pre-July Fourth celebration of independence. It is time that congressional representatives do their job and start the process to impeach this president. The organization responsible calls itself " Impeachment March - Worldwide ".

World Qatar faces more sanctions as ultimatum deadline nears
Author: 0 Qatar faces more sanctions as ultimatum deadline nears

The recent disagreement between Saudi Arabia and Qatar is not of military concern but political, a Saudi envoy said on Sunday. Saudi Arabia and its clique on June 9 issued a terror list of 59 individuals and 12 entities believed to be sponsored by Qatar .

World Missing RDU employee found alive in Virginia Beach
Author: 0 Missing RDU employee found alive in Virginia Beach

Investigators believe Cope left the airport parking lot in her silver Ford Fusion, which had a North Carolina license plate and a "Change of Heart Pit Bull Rescue" sticker on the rear window. "Any additional questions should be directed to RDU". An FBI spokeswoman did not respond to PEOPLE's requests for comment. Some of Cope's friends gathered at Falls Lake Friday and searched the woods surrounding the lake in hopes of finding anything that might provide answers to her disappearance.

World Brazil police arrest drug kingpin Luiz Carlos da Rocha
Author: 0 Brazil police arrest drug kingpin Luiz Carlos da Rocha

The name of the operation was "Spectrum", referring in Portuguese to the phantom-like nature of a fugitive who lived discreetly evading police attempts for nearly 30 years. In Brazil alone, police estimate Rocha brought in 5 tones of cocaine per month. Brazilian police said his organisation was known to be violent, making use of armed escorts, armoured cars, and heavy weapons.

World Portugal beat Mexico to Confederations Cup third place
Author: 0 Portugal beat Mexico to Confederations Cup third place

Luis Neto opened the scoring in 54th minute, giving Mexico the lead until Portugal defender , Pepe , saved them with an unexpected shot in injury time (90′). World champion Germany faces Copa America holder Chile later in the final in Saint Petersburg. Portugal fell in a penalty shootout after a 0-0 draw, and will be without its star player for the third-place match .

World UP policewoman who stood up to local BJP leaders transferred
Author: 0 UP policewoman who stood up to local BJP leaders transferred

It seems the BJP leaders took her words seriously and indeed approached Yogi Adityanath for an action against the honest police officer. Lodhi raised slogans against the cops, following this Thakur was seen screaming, " Go and get orders from UP CM that police won't check vehicles, we leave our families at home during the night to do our duty honestly and not to have fun.

Author: 0 Weird negotiation ends in Rockets keeping Nene on a great deal

The two sides reached the deal a day after they had to adjust due to an unexpected complication in negotiations. Houston isn't allowed to offer Nene a four-year deal because of the newly implemented Over 38 rule. But he's also got a long history of injuries - 67 games last season was the most he's played in six seasons. Nene will turn 35 in September. The Rockets are undoubtedly one of the NBA's biggest winners of the offseason so far, if not the victor after trading for Chris Paul ...

World Britain to bar European Union fishing vessels
Author: 0 Britain to bar European Union fishing vessels

This comes after the United Kingdom announced its exit from the London Fisheries Convention, which means Britain has now regained control of the waters 6 - 12 miles off its coast. In response to the British decision, Irish Agriculture Minister Michael Creed said it is a part of Brexit and will be considered by the EU's remaining 27 member states and the EU's chief Brexit negotiator Michel Barnier team when the negotiations commence.

World Iraqi forces kill 79 Daesh militants in Mosul over past 24 hours
Author: 0 Iraqi forces kill 79 Daesh militants in Mosul over past 24 hours

Some security personnel have complained that restrictions on using heavy weapons against hospitals, meant to protect the facilities, have made operations riskier and more time-consuming. Officials say government troops have cut off an escape route for the fighters and "victory will be announced soon" . Iraqi Major General Sami al Aridi expects the last pockets of territory held by Islamic State to fall within days with his forces now only 450 metres away from the River Tigris.

World Jeremy Corbyn: Austerity has been 'selective and brutal'
Author: 0 Jeremy Corbyn: Austerity has been 'selective and brutal'

He said: 'I think my view hasn't changed, I still believe that Brexit is a bad decision for us as a country and is going to leave us worse off. Mr Corbyn, who is later expected to address a "Tories out" anti-austerity demonstration in central London , will say in Hastings: "I am proud to be here today in Hastings where you came within a whisker, 346 votes, of painting the town red and electing Peter Chowney as a Labour MP".