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Coronavirus Outbreak: Real Kashmir FC coach David Robertson stranded in Srinagar, wants to tend to ailing mother in Scotland
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Coronavirus Outbreak: Real Kashmir FC coach David Robertson stranded in Srinagar, wants to tend to ailing mother in Scotland

Robertson, his wife Kim, and son Mason, who plays for the club, are stuck in Srinagar since the enforcement of the nationwide lockdown to contain the COVID-19 pandemic and the suspension of international flights

Scotland cricketer Majid Haq undergoes treatment after testing positive for coronavirus
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Scotland cricketer Majid Haq undergoes treatment after testing positive for coronavirus

Haq, an off-spinner who played 54 ODIs and 24 T20Is for Scotland between 2006 and 2015

Bala Devi forced to stay in Scotland despite women's Premier League postponement due to COVID-19 travel restrictions
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Bala Devi forced to stay in Scotland despite women's Premier League postponement due to COVID-19 travel restrictions

Indian footballer N Bala Devi, the first to sign a contract with Scottish women's Premier League club Rangers, has been forced to extend her stay with the team in Glasgow owing to the travel restrictions forced by the COVID-19 pandemic.

ICC Women’s T20 World Cup 2020: India’s four spinners ploy, more games needed for Thailand, and other takeaways from league stages
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ICC Women’s T20 World Cup 2020: India’s four spinners ploy, more games needed for Thailand, and other takeaways from league stages

From more matches needed for Thailand and Bangladesh to the ploy of playing four spinners in Australia, we look at some takeaways from the league stages of the ICC Women's T20 World Cup

Indian striker Bala Devi says match-time for Rangers FC adding 'immense value' in quest to become better footballer
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Indian striker Bala Devi says match-time for Rangers FC adding 'immense value' in quest to become better footballer

Bala went to Scotland as the top scorer for the Indian team, netting an impressive 52 times in 58 games since 2010, which also makes her the top international goal scorer in the South Asian region

Britain's exit marks first stage of Brexit saga, UK to follow bloc rules during 11 months 'transition period'; EU to recover from 'historic blow' as ex-member becomes competition
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Britain's exit marks first stage of Brexit saga, UK to follow bloc rules during 11 months 'transition period'; EU to recover from 'historic blow' as ex-member becomes competition

With little fanfare, Britain left the European Union on Friday after 47 years of membership, taking a leap into the unknown in a historic blow to the bloc.

'We will always love you': EU Parliament clears Brexit deal; Britain set to leave European Union after 47 years of membership today
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'We will always love you': EU Parliament clears Brexit deal; Britain set to leave European Union after 47 years of membership today

European Union grudgingly let go of the United Kingdom with a final vote Wednesday at the EU's parliament that ended the Brexit divorce battle and set the scene for tough trade negotiations in the year ahead.

Britain will not automatically deport EU nationals post June 2021 deadline, says UK's Brexit coordinator Guy Verhofstadt
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Britain will not automatically deport EU nationals post June 2021 deadline, says UK's Brexit coordinator Guy Verhofstadt

Britain will not automatically deport European Union citizens who have not applied for the right to remain in the country after Brexit, European Parliament Brexit coordinator Guy Verhofstadt said on Friday

UK govt plans special events to mark Brexit on 31 Jan; businesses may suffer, warns treasury chief
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UK govt plans special events to mark Brexit on 31 Jan; businesses may suffer, warns treasury chief

The British government has announced plans for special events on the night of 31 January when the country officially leaves the European Union but the country's treasury chief has admitted that some UK business sectors will suffer as a result.

ICC U-19 World Cup 2020, stats preview: Highest team totals, most number of titles, highest partnerships and other key numbers
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ICC U-19 World Cup 2020, stats preview: Highest team totals, most number of titles, highest partnerships and other key numbers

As we head into the the 13th edition of the ICC U-19 Cricket World Cup, let's look at the history of the tournament with the help of numbers

EU chief warns UK must compromise to get Brexit trade deal, says Boris Johnson's 2020 deadline makes negotiations 'basically impossible'
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EU chief warns UK must compromise to get Brexit trade deal, says Boris Johnson's 2020 deadline makes negotiations 'basically impossible'

Three weeks before Britain is due to leave the European Union, the president of the European Commission warned Wednesday that the UK won’t get the 'highest quality access' to the European Union's market after Brexit unless it makes major concessions

Boris Johnson on track for Brexit, but trade talks with EU and Scotland’s contentions could prove challenging
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Boris Johnson on track for Brexit, but trade talks with EU and Scotland’s contentions could prove challenging

After a remarkable political turnaround, Prime Minister Boris Johnson is on the verge of taking Britain out of the European Union with the enthusiastic support of a strong majority in Parliament.

England all-rounder Ben Stokes caps sensational 2019 by winning BBC's Sports Personality of the Year award
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England all-rounder Ben Stokes caps sensational 2019 by winning BBC's Sports Personality of the Year award

Cricket World Cup winner Ben Stokes ended a sensational 2019 by claiming the BBC's Sports Personality of the Year prize. He promptly thanked those who had helped him through a 2018 to forget.

ICC T20 World Cup qualifiers: Oman pip Hong Kong, Scotland breeze past UAE to seal spots in next year's tournament
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ICC T20 World Cup qualifiers: Oman pip Hong Kong, Scotland breeze past UAE to seal spots in next year's tournament

Opener George Munsey belted 65 as Scotland made 198 in their innings. In reply, UAE were all out for 108, with nine balls left, after 18.3 overs as Mark Watt and Safyaan Sharif each took three wickets

From guitarfish with no lids to a squid with orange-sized lenses, the animal kingdom's eyes are proof of nature's creativity
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From guitarfish with no lids to a squid with orange-sized lenses, the animal kingdom's eyes are proof of nature's creativity

The animal kingdom, however, has the strangest, most complex eyes within it, from six-eyed spiders to geckos that can see 350 times better than humans. Some animals see infrared and ultraviolet, parts of the spectrum not visible to humans. Some animals even use their eyes to frighten predators or, like butterflies, imitate the eyes of larger animals with completely different parts of their bodies

Great Britain, Spain and Portugal contemplate bidding for 2030 FIFA World Cup, hosts to be decided in 2024
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Great Britain, Spain and Portugal contemplate bidding for 2030 FIFA World Cup, hosts to be decided in 2024

FIFA's next big World Cup vote comes in May when the council decides the destination of the 2023 women's tournament

UK House Speaker John Bercow denies Boris Johnson second vote on Brexit deal, says it would be 'repetitive and disorderly'
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UK House Speaker John Bercow denies Boris Johnson second vote on Brexit deal, says it would be 'repetitive and disorderly'

Boris Johnson's plan to lead Britain out of the European Union at the end of this month hit another roadblock Monday when the speaker of the House of Commons rejected his attempt to hold a new vote.

ICC World T20 Qualifiers: Singapore stun Scotland by two runs; Oman beat UAE by seven wickets
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ICC World T20 Qualifiers: Singapore stun Scotland by two runs; Oman beat UAE by seven wickets

Scotland's sporting October suffered another setback on Friday when their cricket team slumped to defeat at the hands of Singapore on the opening day of the 2020 T20 World Cup qualifying tournament.

Rugby World Cup 2019: Japan coach Jamie Joseph says destruction caused by Typhoon Hagibis motivated his players to beat Scotland
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Rugby World Cup 2019: Japan coach Jamie Joseph says destruction caused by Typhoon Hagibis motivated his players to beat Scotland

Japan coach Jamie Joseph said Sunday that his players were driven to make Rugby World Cup history after waking to the devastation caused by this weekend's massive typhoon.

Rugby World Cup 2019: Kotaro Matsushima, Kenki Fukuoka help Japan beat Scotland and reach first-ever quarter-final
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Rugby World Cup 2019: Kotaro Matsushima, Kenki Fukuoka help Japan beat Scotland and reach first-ever quarter-final

Rampaging wingers Kotaro Matsushima and Kenki Fukuoka did the damage for Japan, who survived a late fightback in Yokohama to advance as Pool A winners along with Ireland.