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Cristiano Ronaldo hit with five-match ban for red card, pushing referee

Cristiano Ronaldo has been banned for five matches after pushing referee Ricardo de Burgos Bengoetxea during Real Madrid’s 3-1 Spanish Super Cup first-leg win at Barcelona on Sunday. Ronaldo’s 24 minutes as a substitute at the Camp Nou saw him score a superb goal, pick up a booking for removing his shirt during the celebration, and then quickly receive a second yellow after De Burgos Bengoetxea ruled the Portugal captain had dived to try to win a penalty. Ronaldo reacted to being sent off by pushing De Burgos Bengoetxea. The Royal Spanish Football…

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Cricket News Sports 

India In SL: 3rd Test: Ashwin, Shami lead three-day rout as India complete whitewash

India 487 (Dhawan 119, Pandya 108, Rahul 85, Sandakan 5-132) beat Sri Lanka 135 (Chandimal 48, Kuldeep 4-40) and (f/o) 181 (Dickwella 41, Ashwin 4-68, Shami 3-32) by an innings and 171 runs Scorecard and ball-by-ball details At 2.46 pm on Monday, when Lahiru Kumara played down the wrong line of an R Ashwin carrom ball, India achieved something they had done only once before. Until then, they had only once won three Tests in an away series, back in 1967-68, when they beat New Zealand 3-1. Now the scoreline was even more…

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Health News 

विश्व जनसंख्या नियंत्रण में बखरी पीएचसी को मिला सर्वोच्च स्थान

बेगूसराय जिला स्वास्थ्य समिति स्थित सभागार में आयोजित समारोह में बखरी पीएससी को उत्कृष्ट कार्यो के लिए सम्मानित किया गया। प्राथमिक स्वास्थ्य केंद्र बखरी को वर्ष 2016-2017 में बेस्ट परफॉर्मिंग सर्जन फ़ॉर फीमेल स्टरलाइजेशन, विश्व जनसंख्या दिवस के अवसर पर परिवार विकास मेला पखवाड़ा, महिला बंध्याकरण ऑपरेशन के लिए सम्मानित किया गया। 11 जुलाई से 31 जुलाई 2017 तक महिला बंध्याकरण आपरेशन में पीएचसी ने बेगूसराय जिले में सर्वोच्च स्थान प्राप्त किया है। प्राथमिक स्वास्थ्य केंद्र बखरी के प्रभारी चिकित्सा पदाधिकारी डॉ महेंद्र प्रसाद चौधरी को बेहतर स्वास्थ्य सेवाओं के लिए…

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India in Sri Lanka -Yuvraj dropped; Ashwin, Jadeja rested for Sri Lanka ODIs

Yuvraj Singh and wicketkeepers Dinesh Karthik and Rishabh Pant have been omitted from India’s squad for the limited-overs leg of the Sri Lanka tour. The selectors also opted to rest the spin duo of R Ashwin and Ravindra Jadeja along with Umesh Yadav and Mohammad Shami, the team’s frontline seamers during the Test series. Seamer Shardul Thakur and legspinner Yuzvendra Chahal were drafted into the 15-man squad, which also features the fit-again KL Rahul, an in-form Manish Pandey and Jasprit Bumrah, who was rested for the West Indies series. Rohit Sharma…

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Monsoon Destinations for the Perfect Weekend Getaway

Pack your bags, book your tickets and head out for the weekend. Everyone enjoys hot chai and pakodas during the rains, but what adds to the beauty of this is a picturesque hill station or a breezy beach. This monsoon, don’t spend it the way you regularly do, head out and finally do what you’ve been planning for ages! To make your life easier, we have compiled the top ten places you can consider before running away this weekend. Lonavala – First up is crowd favourite, Lonavala. If you are…

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Health News 

30 children die in Gorakhpur hospital in a span of 48 hours

At least 30 children died in the state-run Baba Raghav Das Medical College here during the last 48 hours, district magistrate Rajeev Rautela said on Friday, but gave no reasons for such a large number of deaths. He said 17 children died in the neo-natal ward, 5 in AES (acute encephalitis syndrome) ward and 8 in the general ward. An inquiry committee has been set up to ascertain the exact causes of the deaths and it has been asked to submit its report by tomorrow evening. Action will be taken against those responsible, Rautela said. (Image…

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Bollywood News 

Pahlaj Nihalani Sacked As Censor Board Chief, Adman Prasoon Joshi To Replace Him

Colleagues of Mr Nihalani had accused him of treating the Central Board of Film Certification (CBFC) like his personal fiefdom, while filmmakers and critics accused him of demanding irrational cuts and moral policing. Pahlaj Nihalani, who turned the censor board into a precinct of serial controversy, has been sacked as the organisation’s chairman. His successor is famous lyricist Prasoon Joshi, who has films like Taare Zameen Par, Rang De Basanti, Neerja in his repertoire, while actor Vidya Balan joins the board. Colleagues of Mr Nihalani  had accused him of treating the Central…

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Learn Kannada or Get Sacked, Bank Staff in Karnataka Told

The Karnataka Development Authority (KDA) has asked senior bank managers working in the state to learn Kannada in six months or get sacked. The directive has been aimed at the non-Kannada speaking regional heads of nationalized, private and rural banks. The Authority also said that the day to day business of banks must be carried out in the local language so that people are not excluded from banking services, especially in rural areas. Earlier this year a customer had dragged ICICI bank to court after his cheque was dishonoured on…

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Swachh Bharat launches Swachh Survekshan Gramin 2017

As the Swachh Bharat Mission approaches the third anniversary of its launch by the Prime Minister, Shri Narendra Modi, the Ministry of Drinking Water and Sanitation today launched a third party verification survey report to take stock of the progress already made by the Mission in rural India. The Quality Council of India (QCI) has conducted a transparent third-party assessment of the present status of rural sanitation in all States and UTs, called Swachh Survekshan Gramin 2017.   Under the Swachh Survekshan Gramin 2017, QCI surveyed 1.4 lakh rural households across 4626 villages, and…

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India In Sri Lanka – 2nd Test : Jadeja’s five-for wraps up India’s first innings win in Sri Lanka

India 622 for 9 dec (Pujara 133, Rahane 132, Jadeja 70, Saha 67, Rahul 57, Ashwin 54, Herath 4-154) beat Sri Lanka 183 (Dickwella 51, Ashwin 5-69) and 386 (f/o) (Karunaratne 142, Mendis 110, Jadeja 5-152) by an innings and 53 runs India wrapped up a series victory away from home in eight days of Test cricket. And they were only really challenged over the last two. The formalities were completed four minutes before tea with Ravindra Jadeja picking up his ninth five-for in the same match he became the fastest left-armer to 150 wickets….

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