Federer crushes Zverev to clinch ninth Halle title

Halle [Germany], June 25 : Swiss maestro Roger Federer on Sunday came out with a ruthless performance against Alexander Zverev in straight sets to win the men's singles title of the Gerry...

Jun 24, 2017 7:55 PM | Newsscroll

Digest for domestic stories for week June 17 - June 23, 2017

SaturdayMoscow: Russia said today that airstrikes carried out this month had killed about 180 Islamic State jihadists in Syria, including two field commanders.Mazar-i-Sharif (Afghanistan): At least...

Jun 24, 2017 1:15 PM | Newsscroll

Flash flood warning as Tropical Storm Cindy heads towards US

Miami, Jun 21 Weather monitors warned today of tornados and potentially deadly flash floods as Tropical Storm Cindy in the Gulf of Mexico headed towards the coasts of Louisiana and Texas.At 0600 GMT...

Jun 21, 2017 1:54 PM | Newsscroll

Panama ex-president held as judge delays ruling

Miami, Jun 21 A US federal judge has asked for more time to decide if former Panamanian president Ricardo Martinelli -- who is wanted in several legal cases -- should be released on bond.Martinelli...

Jun 21, 2017 5:41 AM | Newsscroll

Tiger says he's getting 'professional help'

Miami, June 20 Tiger Woods, arrested three weeks ago for impaired driving, said today he is receiving "professional help" to manage his medications and help cope with back pain and a sleep...

Jun 20, 2017 9:28 AM | Newsscroll

Have not lost my competitive spirit, says returning Victoria Azarenka

Johannesburg [South Africa], June 19 : Former world number one Victoria Azarenka, who was out of the tennis court for a year, returns this week and has claimed that she is ready for a new part...

Jun 18, 2017 3:25 PM | Newsscroll

US in no 'condition to lecture us' on human rights: Cuba to Trump

New York [U.S.], June. 18 : In response to President Donald Trump's announcement that he is reversing the Obama administration's steps to thaw ties with Cuba, the Castro government has hit...

Jun 17, 2017 6:18 AM | Newsscroll

Trump: US student's experience in NKorea 'truly terrible'

Washington, Jun 17 President Donald Trump says that the imprisonment of an American college student in North Korea was a "truly terrible thing."Otto Warmbier, who was serving a 15-year prison term...

Jun 17, 2017 4:25 PM | Newsscroll

Republicans divided as Trump reverses some Obama Cuba policy

Washington, Jun 17 President Donald Trump's decision to reverse some Obama-era Cuba policies landed with a thud among many congressional Republicans who say the new approach surrenders a potentially...

Jun 17, 2017 2:36 PM | Newsscroll

Trump cancels Obama's Cuba deal, puts Cold War-era rivals on

collision course(Eds: Updating)By Lalit K JhaWashington/Miami, Jun 17 Chipping away at Barack Obama's legacy, US President Donald Trump cancelled his predecessor's "one-sided" Cuba deal and put the...

Jun 17, 2017 2:00 PM | Newsscroll