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Supreme Court lets states legalize sports gambling

Supreme Court lets states legalize sports gambling

Other states were given a year to opt in, but none acted in time. Casino chain MGM Resorts said last week when meeting analysts that it believes 10 to 12 states could legalize sports betting fairly quickly after a favorable ruling. The case is Murphy v. NCAA . Mississippi - Gaming Commission Deputy Director Jay McDaniel has previously stated that the state would need a few months to propose regulations and have them approved following a Supreme Court decision, but that ...


Iran demanded that Europe guarantees nuclear deal

Iran demanded that Europe guarantees nuclear deal

Speaking on Sunday in Beijing, Mohammad Javad Zarif underlined Tehran's readiness "for all options" but expressed optimism that this round of negotiations could save the 2015 deal. China offered to hold strategic talks with Iran but did not disclose whether Beijing might scale back imports in light of renewed USA sanctions. "The U.S.


Black American bishop will give the address at royal wedding

Black American bishop will give the address at royal wedding

The Episcopal Church is an offshoot of the Church of England in the USA and forms part of the broader Anglican Communion worldwide. He is the first African-American to lead the Episcopal Church and is known for his inspirational preaching style.


Karnataka elections: Siddaramaiah fuels rumours of a possible Congress-JD(S) alliance

Karnataka elections: Siddaramaiah fuels rumours of a possible Congress-JD(S) alliance

Speculations are rife over the Congress Party approaching the JD (S) in case of a hung verdict. Siddaramaiah , all the Congress leaders, workers and the voters... Any party will need the support of 113 MLAs to form a new Government. JDS national president and former prime minister H D Devegowda has also raised the question on a few occasions.


Narendra Modi visit successful, says Nepal's PM Oli

Narendra Modi visit successful, says Nepal's PM Oli

PTI SBP Oli said the visit by his Indian counterpart had helped take Nepal-India relation to a new height. Alleging violation of the model code of conduct, he said Modi's temple visits in Nepal were being aired on the day of polling in Karnataka.


At least five students killed as bridge collapses in Kashmir

At least five students killed as bridge collapses in Kashmir

The students, who were on a college trip, belonged to two private institutes in Faisalabad and Lahore . "We have recovered four bodies of boys and one of a girl". Police said eight of the rescued students were injured and airlifted to Muzaffarabad in a military helicopter for medical aid. INP adds: Chief of the Army Staff (COAS) General Qamar Javed Bajwa has expressed deep grief and sorrow over the loss of precious lives in the bridge collapse incident in the Neelum Valley of ...