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Will A Desi Kid Win 2022 Spelling Bee?Rediff.com9 May 2022
Unlike earlier years, an Indian-American child did not win America's Scripps National Spelling Bee in 2021. 234 spellers, many of them Indian-American kids, will participate in the 2022 Bee, to be held from May 31 to June 2.
Shorts: Nuggets seal playoff bid as Nikola Jokic makes historyRediff.com8 Apr 2022
Tennis: Felix Auger-Aliassime toppled in Morocco
NBA: Pascal Siakam nets 40 in Raptors' OT win over CelticsRediff.com29 Mar 2022
Marcus Smart had 28 points and 10 rebounds for the Celtics, who had a six-game winning streak come to a halt. Grant Williams added 17 points, and Derrick White had 15 points and eight assists. Boston was without Jayson Tatum (knee), Jaylen Brown (knee), Robert Williams III (knee) and Al Horford (personal).
Sports Shorts: Woods's daughter to introduce him for Hall of Fame enshrinementRediff.com8 Mar 2022
Mahi, Palak and 2 other Indians enter final at Asian Youth & Junior Boxing C'ships
Major stadium disasters over the last 40 yearsRediff.com26 Jan 2022
A look at some of the major disasters in soccer stadiums over the last 40 years after at least eight people were killed and 38 injured in a stampede at the Yaounde Olembe Stadium in Cameroon on Monday before their Africa Cup of Nations round of 16 game against Comoros.
Aus Open PIX: Nadal survives scare, meets Berrettini in semisRediff.com25 Jan 2022
Images from Day 9 of the 2022 Australian Open, at Melbourne Park, on Tuesday.
Netaji sent secret letter in 1939 seeking Soviet help to liberate IndiaRediff.com23 Jan 2022
Amiya Bose, freedom icon Subhas Bose's nephew, was tasked by his uncle to carry a secret letter seeking Soviet help in India's liberation, which was to be delivered to agents in Britain in October 1939, barely a month into the Second World War.
Tiger and CharlieRediff.com20 Dec 2021
Tiger Woods returned to golf after a year alongside his son Charlie Woods at The Ritz-Carlton Golf Club in Orlando, Florida, on Sunday, December 19.
Woods and son ride birdie blitz to finish second at PNC ChampionshipRediff.com20 Dec 2021
Tiger Woods and his 12-year-old son Charlie reeled off 11 straight birdies to card a final round 57 and finish in second place at the PNC Championship on Sunday, two shots behind winners John Daly and his son John Daly Jr.
Tiger says return to competition is all about having funRediff.com18 Dec 2021
Tiger Woods was all smiles ahead of this weekend's PNC Championship as he makes his highly anticipated return to competition after a February car crash shattered his leg.
Tiger Woods to compete with son Charlie next weekRediff.com9 Dec 2021
Tiger Woods, who is unsure when he will return to the PGA Tour after sustaining serious leg injuries in a car crash, said on Wednesday he would compete with his 12-year-old son Charlie at next week's PNC Championship in Orlando.
NBA roundup: Durant returns to lift Nets past CavsRediff.com23 Nov 2021
Bucks hold moment of silence for Wisconsin parade attack victims.
NBA roundup: Warriors beat Rockets to improve to 8-1Rediff.com8 Nov 2021
Jae'Sean Tate finished with 21 points and 10 rebounds for the Rockets, who fell for the second time in two days and have lost eight straight games.
Russian Rublev seals fifth ATP Finals singles spotRediff.com24 Oct 2021
Russian Andrey Rublev has become the fifth singles player to qualify for the season-ending ATP Finals in Turin next month, the men's tour said.
Indian Wells Tennis: Murray wins opener; Raducanu oustedRediff.com9 Oct 2021
Raducanu falls in first match since US Open triumph.
Abebe Bikila: Emperor of the MarathonRediff.com21 Jul 2021
Prakash Bhandari salutes the spirit of Abebe Bikila who twice won the Olympic Marathon in record times.
Maradona death probe: Seven suspects issued travel bansRediff.com28 May 2021
Neurosurgeon Leopoldo Luque, psychiatrist Agustina Cosachov, psychologists Carlos Diaz, Dahiana Madrid and Ricardo Almiron, doctor Nancy Forlini and nurse coordinator Mariano Perroni were last week charged with involuntary manslaughter.
Mokshvi Shah, 16, raises $7,500 for COVID relief in IndiaRediff.com21 May 2021
'The images of mass cremations and crowds of people at hospital doors brought me to tears.' 'I started this initiative because at the end of the day India is my home.'
Boxam International: Mary Kom wins bronze; Simranjit, 2 others in finalRediff.com5 Mar 2021
Six-time world champion Mary Kom (51kg) lost to American Virginia Fuchs in a split decision after an exhausting contest that was also messy in equal measure.
Boxam International: Vikas, Hussamuddin in semis; Panghal outRediff.com4 Mar 2021
It was a stunning loss for Panghal, who had won a gold medal in the Cologne World Cup a couple of months back. The 23-year-old ended up paying for his rather weak defence in the bout against Escobar.
We will prevail: Trump hints at 2024 presidential bidRediff.com1 Mar 2021
Speaking at the Conservative Political Action Committee in Orlando, Florida on Sunday, the 74-year-old leader, who left the White House on January 20, stopped short of announcing to run for the president in 2024, although he gave enough indications that he is moving in that direction.
McIlroy, Thomas to dress in red and black in honour of WoodsRediff.com28 Feb 2021
Rory McIlroy and Justin Thomas are among the golfers set to don Tiger Woods' signature Sunday red and black during the final round of the World Golf Championships (WGC) event in Florida to honour the 15-time major winner, who suffered a car accident.
Will Aamir make a convincing Guru Dutt? VOTE!Rediff.com25 Jan 2021
The budget of this bio-pic is said to be Rs 1.2 billion.
American soccer star Morgan tests positive for COVIDRediff.com6 Jan 2021
"Unfortunately, my family and I closed out 2020 learning that we had contracted Covid while in California over the holidays," Morgan said
US authorizes Pfizer's COVID vaccine for emergency useRediff.com12 Dec 2020
According to The New York Times, this move means that many highly vulnerable people will begin receiving the vaccine within days. It further called the authorisation by the FDA as a 'historic turning point' as the US death toll from the Wuhan-originated virus nears 300,000.
Second straight runner-up finish for PrajneshRediff.com23 Nov 2020
Indian tennis player Prajnesh Gunneswaran finish runner-up at the Orlando Open, losing the summit clash of the ATP Challenger event to American Brandon Nakashima, in Orlando.
Brazil's soccer star Marta tests positive for COVID-19Rediff.com22 Nov 2020
Brazil's six-time world player of the year Marta has tested positive for COVID-19, the country's soccer governing body (CBF) said on Saturday.
Former US President Obama applauds LeBron's leadershipRediff.com13 Oct 2020
Former US President Barack Obama congratulated LeBron James a day after he picked up his fourth NBA title, as prominent figures in sports, politics and beyond celebrated the Los Angeles Lakers championship.
'Covid-free' Trump offers to 'kiss everyone' at rallyRediff.com13 Oct 2020
Prior to his speech Trump tossed masks into the crowd.
What Katy Perry thinks of being a momRediff.com28 Sep 2020
'When a mom finally goes back to work (whatever profession they do), she's coming from a full-time job,' new mom Katy Perry tweeted.
NBA boycott: White House's Kushner says will reach out to LeBronRediff.com27 Aug 2020
The National Basketball Association postponed all three of its playoff games on Wednesday after the Milwaukee Bucks boycotted Game 5 of their series against the Orlando Magic to protest racial injustice, triggering similar moves across other sports.
When fans boo their own players....Rediff.com14 Aug 2020
Players from both teams took a knee in solidarity with the Black Lives Matter movement before Wednesday's game at Toyota Stadium in Frisco, Texas, but their gesture was overshadowed by booing from a small section of fans.
PIX: What will US athletes' protests look like?Rediff.com22 Jul 2020
The protest movement sparked by former San Francisco 49ers quarterback Colin Kaepernick in 2016 has picked up steam, extending beyond the NFL, in the aftermath of the June death of George Floyd at the hands of police in Minneapolis.
With elbow bumps, masked fans, World TeamTennis kicks offRediff.com13 Jul 2020
The event includes several safety measures designed to mitigate the potential spread of coronavirus, including COVID-19 testing for participants and regular temperature checks
Football Focus: MLS players raise fists, take a kneeRediff.com9 Jul 2020
Toronto FC's Justin Morrow, executive director of the Black Players for Change organization, said MLS players wanted to add their voices to the movement.
NBA: Nine more players test positive for COVID-19Rediff.com2 Jul 2020
Nine more NBA players have tested positive for COVID-19, less than a week before teams are set to travel to Florida to resume the 2020 season. A total of 25 players and 10 team staff members have tested positive for the novel coronavirus since testing began on June 23, the National Basketball Association said in a statement on Thursday.
Football Focus: Mourinho complains about scheduleRediff.com2 Jul 2020
Manchester City must rebuild for title challenge: Guardiola
NBA: Brooklyn Nets duo Jordan, Dinwiddie test positive for COVID-19Rediff.com30 Jun 2020
Brooklyn Nets duo DeAndre Jordan and Spencer Dinwiddie said on Monday they have tested positive for COVID-19, the news coming as the NBA prepares to resume the 2020 season next month. NBA commissioner Adam Silver had said last Friday that the season could again be put on hold if there is a "significant spread" of COVID-19 among its players in Orlando.
16 NBA players in 'self-isolation' after testing positive for COVID-19Rediff.com27 Jun 2020
Sixteen NBA players tested positive for COVID-19, the league said on Friday, a little over a month before the 2020 season is set to resume in Florida on the same day the state reported a record of almost 9,000 new coronavirus cases in 24 hours.
NBA: Dunk specialist Carter calls it quits after 22 seasonsRediff.com26 Jun 2020
Atlanta Hawks guard Vince Carter officially announced his retirement from professional basketball on Thursday after an NBA record 22-season career during which his high-flying dunks made him one of the game's top players in his prime. Carter, widely regarded as one of the greatest dunkers of all time, had previously said the 2019-20 NBA campaign would be his last but had not addressed his playing status since the NBA suspended its season in mid-March due to the COVID-19 outbreak.