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Lower court nets, play with lighter balls to make women's tennis more competitive, says new study

Apr 30, 2016

Lower court nets, play with lighter balls to make women's tennis more competitive, says new study

At a time when lack of competitiveness has often been cited as a justification for paying female tennis players less than the men, researchers have found that changing court conditions to address differences in men's and women's play might make women's tennis matches more 'tight'. #Tennis #didyouknow #Shareworthy #Mosi Rosenboim #Ben-Gurion University #Journal of Sports Economics
More troubles than medals: India named third in worldwide doping violation by WADA report

Apr 28, 2016

More troubles than medals: India named third in worldwide doping violation by WADA report

India had the third highest Anti-Doping Rule Violations in the world, according to a WADA report based on the information supplied by various national bodies. #didyouknow #Doping #Olympics #World Anti-Doping Agency #WADA #Drug test #Shareworthy #India. athletes #Anti-Doping Rule Violations
Salah Abdeslam: From French attacks to extradition, here's a timeline of his flight

Apr 27, 2016

Salah Abdeslam: From French attacks to extradition, here's a timeline of his flight

Salah Abdeslam, 26, who was handed over to French authorities on Wesdnesday, eluded police for four months until his arrest last month in Belgium. #didyouknow #Paris attacks #Molenbeek #Salah Abdesalam #Abdesalam
Un-bow-lievable stuff! Chinese scientists claim first dogs originated from China

Apr 27, 2016

Un-bow-lievable stuff! Chinese scientists claim first dogs originated from China

Chinese scientists claimed that dogs originated in southern China some 33,000 years ago, disputing US research that domesticated dogs evolved 15,000 years ago in Central Asia #China #didyouknow #dogs #Chinese scientists #German Shepherd #first dogs #dog breeds #Chinese dogs
Earth Day 2016: What it's all about and why it's extremely important

Apr 22, 2016

Earth Day 2016: What it's all about and why it's extremely important

Earth Day, celebrated every year on 22 April, is a day to reflect on the measures all of us can take to protect the environment and life on earth. #World #Life #United Nations #Environment #didyouknow #UN #Earth #Pollution #Earth Day #Shareworthy #22 April #Paris climate agreement #Gaylord Nelson
'Perpetual thorn to upper-caste pieties': How Ambedkar shaped modern India

Apr 14, 2016

'Perpetual thorn to upper-caste pieties': How Ambedkar shaped modern India

As India celebrates the anniversary of the great social thinker and reformer Dr B R Ambedkar, here are some glimpses of the major milestones in his journey. #Congress #didyouknow #Caste #B. R. Ambedkar #Mhow #Buddhism #Ambedkar #Manusmriti #Poona Pact #Mooknayak
'Is that cute enough for you?': Nine-year-old reporter takes on critics after backlash over homicide coverage

Apr 06, 2016

'Is that cute enough for you?': Nine-year-old reporter takes on critics after backlash over homicide coverage

A nine-year-old reporter who wrote about a suspected murder in her small Pennsylvania town is defending herself after some locals lashed out about a young girl covering violent crimes and said she should be playing with dolls #didyouknow #Journalism #Shareworthy #Hilde Kate Lysiak #Orange Street News #Selinsgrove
West Bengal goes to polls: What the BJP, TMC and Left Front have promised in their manifestos

Apr 04, 2016

West Bengal goes to polls: What the BJP, TMC and Left Front have promised in their manifestos

The CPI(M) and Congress are in alliance and here are the number of seats each party is contesting across 18 constituencies in three districts - Purulia (9), West Midnapore (6) and Bankura(3) #Mamata Banerjee #Congress #BJP #didyouknow #Maoists #CPI(M) #TMC #Election manifesto #Saradha scam #West Bengal Assembly elections 2016 #CPI(M)-Congress alliance #chit fund scams