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Ravens hang on to beat the Colts in NFL

Ravens hang on to beat the Colts in NFL

No. 20 Oakland (plus 7) at No. 4 Philadelphia - Santa's gift to Eagles fans: home-field advantage throughout NFC playoffs. Striving for its first postseason berth since 2014, Baltimore has won five of six . But in a letter sent to season ticket holders, suite holders and sponsors this week, team president Dick Cass said the team's protests might have something to do with their fans not showing up.


Mahadayi water sharing: Siddaramaiah writes to Goa, Maharashtra CMs for meeting

Mahadayi water sharing: Siddaramaiah writes to Goa, Maharashtra CMs for meeting

Now, Karnataka Chief Minister Siddaramaiah of the Congress has taken offence to Goa Chief Minister Manohar Parrikar responding to Karnataka BJP chief, BS Yeddyurappa, on the issue rather than to the chief minister himself. The project involves building barrages across Kalasa and Banduri , tributaries of Mahadayi river, to divert this amount of water to the Malaprabha which meets drinking water needs of the region.


Major Orchestras Cut Ties With Conductor Charles Dutoit Following Sexual Assault Allegations

Major Orchestras Cut Ties With Conductor Charles Dutoit Following Sexual Assault Allegations

The Philadelphia Orchestra Association said in a statement Thursday that it "was horrified to learn of the deeply troubling accusations of sexual misconduct against Charles Dutoit " and "we had no knowledge of these allegations". He has been a regular conductor there since 1981. Charles Dutoit , the 81-year-old conductor and artistic director of the Royal Philharmonic Orchestra in London, has been accused of sexual assault by six female musicians.


Ekiti LG Election: Secondus, Fayose Present Flags To PDP Candidates

Ekiti LG Election: Secondus, Fayose Present Flags To PDP Candidates

Speaking with journalists in Ilorin, the Kwara State capital, National Publicity Secretary of the APC, Bolaji Abdullahi, said that insinuations that Buhari wants to be the sole candidate were presumptuous and inconsistent. APC has become very anxious since our convention. "The door is still open for other interested PDP members to join us". "It is their falsehood catching up with them less than two weeks after their convention".


Equity indices rise on positive global cues, IT stocks up

Equity indices rise on positive global cues, IT stocks up

The Sensex and Nifty rose on Friday, with financial stocks such as Housing Development Finance Corporation Ltd (HDFC) boosting the indexes after it said it is selling two of its units to Quikr India. IT sector was the outperformer today due to big order win by IT major Tata Consultancy Services (TCS). Indian markets will be closed on Monday for Christmas.


Russian athletes banned for life from the Olympics

Russian athletes banned for life from the Olympics

Athletes from Russian Federation are being made to compete as part of the neutral team due to the "systemic manipulation" of the anti-doping system at events including Sochi 2014. The lugers Ivanova and Demchenko had captured a silver in the mixed relay event, and Demchenko had won an individual silver medal at the age of 42.