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World

China's top legislator to meet South Korean leaders for talks

Li's visit is also crucial for Yoon's government as it wants to assure Beijing that its push to reinforce the U.S. alliance and participations in US-led regional initiatives won't target China, its biggest trading partner.

First Cricket News

Dane Cleaver, Michael Bracewell star in New Zealand T20I win over Ireland

New Zealand posted 179-4 and bowled out Ireland for 91 to secure its fifth straight win over the hosts.

Badminton

Malaysia Masters: HS Prannoy storms into semis; PV Sindhu loses again to Tai Tzu Ying

Sindhu lost for the 17th time in her career to her nemesis Tai Tzu Ying. The last time Sindhu had defeated Tzu Ying was en route to her 2019 World Championship gold in Basel.

Badminton

Malaysia Masters: PV Sindhu, HS Prannoy storm into quarter-finals; Parupalli Kashyap bows out

PV Sindhu will cross swords with her nemesis Tai Tzu Ying of Chinese Taipei in the last eight of Malaysia Masters.

Sports

Badminton Asia Championships: PV Sindhu, Chirag-Satwik enter quarters; Saina Nehwal loses in second round

PV Sindhu will next face third seed Chinese He Bing Jiao in the quarter-finals of the Badminton Asian Championships.

World

'How could you approve such a plan': Ukraine's Zelenskyy mocks Russian counterpart Vladimir Putin

Russian President Vladimir Putin, on Tuesday, said that Russia would achieve all of its "noble" aims and "rhythmically and calmly" continue its "special operation"

India

Rajasthan: Curfew in violence-hit Karauli extended till 10 April, three-hour relaxation today

The curfew was imposed after incidents of arson and vandalism on Saturday (2 April) in the wake of stone-pelting at a bike rally on Nav Samvatsar (Hindu New Year)

World

Peru imposes curfew in Lima to prevent protests over surging fuel prices

Scores of agitators, on Monday, took to streets to protest against surging prices of fuel and fertilizers, that happened due to the ongoing Russia's invasion of Ukraine

Sports

Miami Open: Badosa feeling right at home in win; Fruhvirtova youngest player in fourth round in 18 years

In whatever language, Badosa is through to the fourth round at the Miami Open after rolling past Yulia Putintseva 6-3, 6-2 on Sunday.

Sports

Serie A: Inter Milan drop points against Atalanta; Third generation of Maldini family rises

Daniel Maldini scored his first Serie A goal 13 years, 179 days after the last league goal netted by his father Paolo — in 2008 — and 60 years, 22 days after his grandfather Cesare scored against Catania in 1961.

Sports

Premier League: Manchester City ends run of losses to Chelsea; Manchester United lose

The way Manchester City dominated possession and reduced Chelsea to mostly long balls showed that Guardiola’s team, the defending champion, might still be the team to beat this season.

Sports

Former Ivory Coast star striker Didier Drogba steps down as AFI vice-president, accuses body of 'inaction'

"I hereby announce I have decided to resign from my post as vice-president of the AFI and from its executive committee," the former Chelsea attacker said in an open letter to the media.

Sports

Australian Open 2021: Ash Barty moves into quarters after beating Rogers; Rafael Nadal defeats Fognini

Jessica Pegula defeated Elina Svitolina to register her first victory over a Top 10 opponent. Among men, Nadal and Medvedev advanced to the quarter-finals.

Sports

LaLiga: League president Javier Tebas expects more player swaps instead of big payments in transfer window

Tebas said he did not expect the Spanish league's transfer market to move more than 800 million euros ($908 million), compared to 3 billion euros ($3.4 billion) last summer.

Sports

US Open 2019: Rafael Nadal says his body will be 'in good shape' ahead of semi-final clash

Second seed Nadal, a three-time champion in New York, will play Italy's Matteo Berrettini for a berth in the final after the 18-time Grand Slam winner overcame a gritty performance from the 5ft 7in (1.70m) Schwartzman.

Sports

Wreckage of plane carrying Cardiff City striker Emiliano Sala and pilot David Ibbotson found, say investigators

The wreckage of the plane carrying footballer Emiliano Sala was located on Sunday, two weeks after it disappeared from radar over the English Channel.

World

Polar vortex makes US cities colder than South Pole; 22 states record sub zero temperatures, whiteout conditions

At least 22 states recorded sub-zero temperatures Wednesday and 139 million people in the U.S. who were under a wind chill advisory or wind chill warning as of midday Wednesday, according to information from the National Weather Service.

Sports

NBA: Spurs' DeMar DeRozan delivers first career triple-double to sink Raptors; James Harden rallies Rockets to beat Warriors

DeMar DeRozan delivered his first career triple-double as the San Antonio Spurs routed the Toronto Raptors 125-107 on Thursday to spoil the return of Kawhi Leonard to the Alamo City.