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Govt failed in running Parliament: Opposition leaders tell President Pranab Mukherjee

Govt failed in running Parliament: Opposition leaders tell President Pranab Mukherjee

We told the President that we wanted a discussion on demonetisation in Parliament on the problems faced by farmers, small traders etc., but the government did not allow. Terming demonetisaion a "hasty decision, Mr Bandyopadhyay said, "It was an unprepared decision and this decision caused tremendous difficulties to the common man and poorer of the poor, which we have told the President".


Ten ducks in an innings and team still wins the match

Ten ducks in an innings and team still wins the match

Playing for Mpumalanga Women Under-19 against Easterns Women Under-19 in a Cricket South Africa (CSA) Girls T20 match at Pretoria on December 11, young Shania-Lee Swart pulled off an fantastic feat. Aaron Finch's T20I world record was of 156 runs while Swart's total is of 160. While chasing, the Eastern team were reduced to 127 for 6 in their 20 overs, losing the match by 42 runs.


Joe Mixon video leaks of him punching female student in 2014

Joe Mixon video leaks of him punching female student in 2014

Mixon asked us to once again say he is sorry for the way he reacted that night", Johnson wrote in a letter. "He hopes that his voluntary release of these recordings will help put this matter to rest". She told the Oklahoman that her jaw had to be wired shut after the incident. The first two claims were dismissed by a federal judge, however. Mixon's defense is that Molitor "repeatedly instigated hostile conversations" with Mixon and his friends outside of the Cafe, and that "she ...


Man City v Arsenal

Man City v Arsenal

I think it will happen because I'm a positive man and I always expect big games to be something special. You have opportunities to win. The Spaniard has been criticised in recent weeks as his City side fell off the pace at the top of the Premier League following a run of three wins in their last six league games.


Seahawks' division title overshadowed by Sherman outburst

Seahawks' division title overshadowed by Sherman outburst

The victory also kept alive Seattle's hopes of landing the No. 2 seed in the NFC and a first-round bye in the playoffs. "I love that about him", Carroll said Friday. "We already know how that goes, " Sherman said of passing from the 1-yard-line, a reference to the interception that cost Seattle Super Bowl XLIX. "I'm upset about us throwing from the 1".



MLS announces expansion process, including timeline and fees

In its release, the league reaffirmed its commitment to Miami and said it would add four more clubs in the near future. The fee for an expansion team is set at a record $150 million. Garber said the applicants will be judged on three main criteria ― committed local ownership, a history of fan support in an area capable of attracting sponsors, and a comprehensive stadium plan.