U.S. Supreme Court gives states go-ahead to allow sports betting

U.S. Supreme Court gives states go-ahead to allow sports betting

WASHINGTON – The Supreme Court on Monday struck down a federal law that bars gambling on football, basketball, baseball and other sports in most states, giving states the go-ahead to legalize betting on sports. The Supreme Court ruled 6-3 to...
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How the Writers of “Timeless” Mined History for its Riveting Second Season

How the Writers of “Timeless” Mined History for its Riveting Second Season

It’s not every TV season that a show comes along that fits so snugly into Smithsonian.com’s wheelhouse. That’s why we were so excited when “Timeless” got picked up for a second season, giving us self-professed history nerds a chance to...
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Bancroft cleared to play by Perth clubs

Bancroft cleared to play by Perth clubs

10:21 AM ET A constitutional anomaly that may have blocked the banned Australian opener Cameron Bancroft from playing club cricket in his hometown in Perth, has been waived by the clubs. This means he can turn out for his club...
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Catalans elect new separatist leader Quim Torra

Catalans elect new separatist leader Quim Torra

Image copyright Reuters Image caption Mr Torra – a staunch Catalan separatist – is a relative newcomer to politics Catalonia’s parliament has sworn in a new separatist leader who has pledged to continue the region’s battle for independe...
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MPBSE result 2018: Madhya Pradesh Education Board Class 12th result declared, check your score on mpbse.nic.in

MPBSE result 2018: Madhya Pradesh Education Board Class 12th result declared, check your score on mpbse.nic.in

The Madhya Pradesh Board for Secondary Education (MPBSE) has announced the Class 12th board examinations results today. Students can check the result on the official website mpbse.nic.in. Representational image. PTI Here is how you can check your score: 1) Go...
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MPBSE result 2018: Madhya Pradesh Education Board Class 10th result declared, check your score on mpbse.nic.in

MPBSE result 2018: Madhya Pradesh Education Board Class 10th result declared, check your score on mpbse.nic.in

The Madhya Pradesh Board for Secondary Education (MPBSE) has announced the Class 10th board examinations results today. Students can check the result on the official website mpbse.nic.in. Representational image. PTI Here is how you can check your score: 1) Go...
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Bad loans mess: Public sector banks’ NPAs soar 1.5 times to Rs 6.89 lakh crore over two years

Bad loans mess: Public sector banks’ NPAs soar 1.5 times to Rs 6.89 lakh crore over two years

By Bhasker Tripathi New Delhi:  Indian public sector banks’ (PSB) bad loans soared 1.5 times, from Rs 2.67 lakh crore ($39.99 billion) on 31 March, 2015, to Rs 6.89 lakh crore ($103.21 billion) – an amount that could electrify half...
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Baahubali 2: The Conclusion China box office collection dips in second week; film’s global total now at Rs 1,785 cr

Baahubali 2: The Conclusion China box office collection dips in second week; film’s global total now at Rs 1,785 cr

Although SS Rajamouli’s mega blockbuster Baahubali 2: The Conclusion registered good opening day and weekend numbers at the Chinese box office, the film has failed to sustain the momentum it received from the initial frame. After 10 days, the movie has...
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Dan Christian signs with Melbourne Renegades; James Faulkner joins Hobart Hurricanes

Dan Christian signs with Melbourne Renegades; James Faulkner joins Hobart Hurricanes

May 14, 2018 ESPNcricinfo staff Allrounder Dan Christian will play for Renegades for the next three Big Bash League seasons, having signed a multi-year deal with the Melbourne team at the age of 35. Christian was part of the Hobart...
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Naomi Musenga death: Emergency operator blames pressure after mocking caller

Naomi Musenga death: Emergency operator blames pressure after mocking caller

Image copyright AFP Image caption Ms Musenga called the emergency services complaining of a severe stomach ache An emergency services operator has said she is not to blame after she mocked a young mother who died hours after calling the...
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