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VCU Volleyball gets Pittsburgh to open NCAA Tournament

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Close Modal Window Hang on for a minute.we're trying to find some more stories you might like. Kansas volleyball will begin its sixth-straight NCAA Tournament appearance with a first-round match against Missouri on Friday , Dec. "That says so much about this team's grit and abilities and fight and ability to overcome adversity". That's what they wanted to do this year. Coastal Carolina is 20-7 and earned an automatic bid by winning the Sun Belt Conference Tournament. Read More »

India's Global Entrepreneurial Summit to Focus on Women

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She will arrive at HICC at 3 PM to participate in Global Entrepreneurship Summit along with Prime Minister Narender Modi. The theme for the mega event will be " Women First, Prosperity for All " and on supporting women entrepreneurs and fostering economic growth globally. Read More »

Trump all but endorses GOP's Moore despite sex accusations

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Moore tells supporters in his fundraising appeal, "I appreciate Donald Trump for defending my honor and my character". President Donald Trump suggested Sunday that he'd rather see an alleged child sex abuser in Congress than a Democratic "puppet" who will not support the Second Amendment and border enforcement. Read More »

Tennessee is 'close' to deal with Schiano, according to sources

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Naturally, this meant that head coach Butch Jones was out on his ass before the season even ended, replaced by interim coach and MI failure Brady Hoke. Schiano led Rutgers to a No. 7 ranking a decade ago before a disappointing stint with the Tampa Bay Buccaneers. Fans are telling me they're upset with Schiano's past and alleged ties to the Penn State scandal. Read More »

Patna bound Vasco da Gama train derails in Uttar Pradesh, 3 killed

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The commissioner of railway safety (North-East circle) SK Pandey will conduct a probe into the derailment of Vasco Da Gama-Patna Express at Manikpur and Allahabad on November 28 and 29 respectively. In the past year, several train derailments have taken place, with more than 4 taking place within the state of UP itself. Amit Malviya , North Central Railway PRO said, "The injured have been rushed to the hospital and officials have left for the spot". Read More »

Arrest, book Saeed for sins: United States to Pak

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Pakistani judicial panel's decision to release Hafiz Saeed , head of the Lashkar-e-Taiba (LeT) terrorist group and the man accused by India of being the mastermind of the 2008 Mumbai terror attack, has come as a big shock for India. Describing the release of Hafiz Saeed as a step in the wrong direction, the USA today said Pakistan now has an opportunity to "demonstrate its seriousness" in the fight against terrorism by "arresting and charging" the 26/11 mastermind for his crimes. Read More »

Officials Say 12 Dead In Georgia Hotel Fire

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The interior ministry earlier said 12 had died, but later adjusted the figure to 11. Georgian Interior Ministry announced that the victims were 10 Georgian nationals and an Iranian man. Prime Minister Giorgi Kvirikashvili, who was returning to Georgia from Brussels, landed in Batumi and visited the scene. More than 100 guests and employees were evacuated after the fire, of which the cause remains unknown. Read More »

Pakistan summons army after violent protests

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The court said the protesters tortured policemen while a report submitted by the IG police said a child lost his life because he could not get medical treatment due to road blockades. Protesters on Saturday tried to break into the home of Law and Justice Minister Zahid Hamid, police in the Punjabi city of Sialkot said. Pakistan Interior Minister Ahsan Iqbal had given protesters around Islamabad until last Thursday to disperse, but they continued their demonstration. Read More »

Trump stands by endorsement of Roy Moore, suggests women are lying

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At least nine women have leveled accusations against Moore , from sexual assault to attempting to coerce them into sex when they were teenagers and he was in his 30s. Collins said: "I was concerned about his performance as a member of the Alabama supreme court when he had been removed twice for failing to follow lawful order and also because of his comments on Muslims and LGBT individuals". Read More »

Winter Session will start Dec 15, MPs to work on January 1

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It would be holidays on December 25 and 26 for Christmas. Ananth Kumar requested political parties to cooperate and make the winter session successful and fruitful. Talking to media persons, Ananthkumar noted that it is not unprecedented that the schedule of the Parliament Session has been decided so as to avoid any overlap with the Assembly Elections in the States. Read More »

Local shops get ready for Small Business Saturday

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This is the eighth year for Small Business Saturday . Remember that "shop small" refers to whom you buy from, and not how much you buy. A really big deal."It raises attention for the small businesses and awareness of West Reading", said Mark Ratcliffe the borough's Main Street manager. Read More »

Man 'beheaded' with his heart ripped out

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Police determined that the death was caused by sharp force injuries and the victim had been stabbed over 100 times. An informant has come forward with information that Lopez-Abrego, known as "Timido", alerted other gang members of the victim's arrival via walkie-talkie, and also helped dig the grave where the body was found. Read More »

EC must investigate bribery allegations made by Hardik: Congress

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Jaitely was asked for his views on Congress leader Kapil Sibal's promise to the Hardik Patel-led group to provide reservation to the Patidars over and above the cap of 50 per cent as the party does not want to disturb the existing quotas for scheduled tribes, scheduled castes and other backward classes (which add up to 50 per cent in Gujarat). Read More »

Champions League: Qarabag 0-4 Chelsea

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There is no real universal definition of what it means in football but one thing is for certain, Eden Hazard is an incredible player and one of the best attackers on the planet. "I don't like to find excuses or alibis, but this is the reality". Also, when people hear the complaints of the coach, also someone has to help us. Read More »

Air China suspends flights to North Korea

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On Tuesday the USA unveiled its fresh sanctions which also targeted North Korean shipping, raising the pressure on the North to abandon its nuclear programme. The US is ratcheting up its sanctions on North Korea in line with its commitment to "maximum pressure" aimed to stop the rogue regime's nuclear and missile menace. Read More »

Russia Summons French Diplomat Over Billionaire Kerimov's Detention In Tax Fraud Case

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Kremlin spokesman Dmitry Peskov told reporters on a conference call that Kerimov would defend his own interests, adding that diplomatic missions in Moscow and Paris had also taken "necessary action". Until a year ago, he owned the football club, Anzhi Makhachkala, which became famous for big-money signings of stars including the Cameroonian striker, Samuel Eto'o. Read More »

BJP hits back at Congress over language against PM

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As an act of damage control, the tweet was later deleted. Singhvi also recalled that the prime minister had likened the Congress to "termite" while campaigning in Himachal Pradesh. In view of a massive outrage over its controversial meme, Yuva Desh later deleted the "chaiwala" meme after Amarinder Singh Raja, the National President of the Indian Youth Congress , said that his organisation did not approve of such humour. Read More »

Mastermind Hafiz Saeed to be Released From House Detention

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The provincial government of Pakistan's eastern province of Punjab had asked for an extension to Saeed's detention but the request was turned down by the court, reports quoting prosecutor Sattar Sahil. "The release order only shows that Pakistan provides free space to terrorists to indulge in acts against other countries". Saeed had been under house arrest largely because of pressure from the Paris-based Financial Action Task Force that tracks terror financing. Read More »