• Thomas trails Harman by 1 at US Open
Thomas trails Harman by 1 at US Open

DJ looked very disappointed as he was hoping to defend his title while Day and McIlroy seemed more resigned to their fate. "Obviously, the [eagle] finish was awesome". None of the leading pack have won a major before, making it likely that a run of six consecutive victories by first-timers could extend to seven this weekend.

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  • Rajnath reviews security in Darjeeling, more troops sent; situation remains tense
Rajnath reviews security in Darjeeling, more troops sent; situation remains tense

Violence erupted on Saturday after the alleged police raid and vandalising of the residence of Tamang at around 3 a.m. "On Saturday, a policeman was injured in the forehead just below his helmet, probably due to a well-aimed missile from a catapult", an officer said.At Singmari on Saturday, the demonstrators resorted to stone pelting from a hei...

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  • Kohli calm ahead of India-Pakistan final
Kohli calm ahead of India-Pakistan final

India and Pakistan are meeting each other for the first time in an ICC 50-over final. Admitting that the match between India and Pakistan is always "special", the 32-year-old backed his side to continue to play in the same manner as they have performed so far and emerge victorious.

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  • Live Twitter Reaction, India vs Pakistan, ICC Champions Trophy 2017 Final
Live Twitter Reaction, India vs Pakistan, ICC Champions Trophy 2017 Final

Although the team is projected to falter in the middle overs, the stylish right-handed batsman will ensure India manage to come out unscathed from the jitters. We have practiced the same way as we started the day we came here. There wasn't any drop of intensity or something extra. " India has a strong batting and if they put up a big total i...

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  • Brian Harman sits atop a crowded US Open leaderboard after third round
Brian Harman sits atop a crowded US Open leaderboard after third round

Australian golfer Marc Leishman has let slip a chance to catch the US Open leaders while American Justin Thomas has become the 31st player to shoot 63 in a major championship. Fellow Englishman Andrew Johnston mixed three birdies with four bogeys as he slipped back to one under with a 73. The media guide lists him at 5-foot-7-um, in his golf ...

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  • Delhi man arrested for masturbating on IndiGo flight
Delhi man arrested for masturbating on IndiGo flight

Ramesh Chand, a resident of Rohini Sector-3, was arrested soon after the flight landed, after which he was taken to the Domestic Airport police station. "I immediately informed air hostess and she transferred my seat", the woman said in her complaint. After the flight landed at Delhi's Indira Gandhi International Airport, the woman lodged a f...

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  • Kentuckian Justin Thomas uses record round to grab US Open lead
Kentuckian Justin Thomas uses record round to grab US Open lead

Justin Thomas made history when he shot a 63, a nine-under-par score that was the lowest relative to par in U.S. Open history. Add Justin Thomas to the list of golf greats below. His purple patch has instilled the belief he's ready to become the seventh consecutive first-time major victor, a run started by Jason Day at the 2015 US PGA Champi...

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  • Officials on both sides confirm Brexit talks will start on June 19
Officials on both sides confirm Brexit talks will start on June 19

The Conservatives are still negotiating with the Democratic Unionist Party over whether their 10 MPs will support the Tories' minority government. The DUP is believed to be more favorable to a "soft Brexit " that would keep Northern Ireland's border with the Republic of Ireland free-flowing.

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  • London Tube lines partly suspended over Grenfell Tower safety worries
London Tube lines partly suspended over Grenfell Tower safety worries

Metropolitan Police commander Stuart Cundy confirmed the death toll as he spoke near the scene of the devastating blaze in west London . A huge fire started at the 24-floor Grenfell tower high-rise block in North Kensington on Wednesday, engulfing the entire building and trapping nearly 120 families inside.

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  • London fire: Queen Elizabeth issues somber message after site visit
London fire: Queen Elizabeth issues somber message after site visit

The Metropolitan Police's investigation into the fire will look at the refurbishment undertaken at the tower block in 2016. A huge fire started at the 24-floor Grenfell tower high-rise block in North Kensington on Wednesday, engulfing the entire building and trapping nearly 120 families inside.

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  • Cosby's team attacks judge likely to retry him in sex case
Cosby's team attacks judge likely to retry him in sex case

Cosby had faced spending the rest of his life in prison if he was convicted on three counts of aggravated indecent assault. But the funnyman is not out of the woods yet - he still faces several civil cases from a few of the almost 60 women who came forward accusing him of sexual assault .

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  • United Kingdom finance minister Hammond seeks 'pragmatic' Brexit
United Kingdom finance minister Hammond seeks 'pragmatic' Brexit

The British parliament will hold a rare two-year legislative session to tackle the complexities of Britain's departure from the European Union, the government said on Saturday. "The risk is that Northern Ireland continues to fail to find solutions, and potentially the peace process unwinds", Simon Usherwood, senior politics lecturer at Surrey Unive...

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  • Long-driving Champ takes advantage of Erin Hills' generosity
Long-driving Champ takes advantage of Erin Hills' generosity

Harman closed with two birdies and three tough pars for a 5-under 67 that gave him a one-shot lead at 12-under 204. McIlroy at least had the satisfaction of four birdies in his last six holes to improve by seven shots on his opening 78, while Day's 75 left him 10 over and world number one Johnson finished four over.

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  • Hung Jury: Bill Cosby Sexual Assault Trial Ends in Mistrial
Hung Jury: Bill Cosby Sexual Assault Trial Ends in Mistrial

Constand is the only one of more than 60 women who have accused Cosby of assault whose case has gone to trial. Although the district attorney has vowed to try the case again, Steele may have difficulty in winning an eventual conviction, according to former prosecutors and defense lawyers.

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  • India police fire tear gas to curb Darjeeling protests
India police fire tear gas to curb Darjeeling protests

Banerjee further accused the Gorkha body of receiving help from across "international borders", without elaborating on her comment. "I am ready to talk to them on this matter as we can not support violation of the Constitution", Mamata added.

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  • Bill Cosby criminal case: 'Mistrial' declared
Bill Cosby criminal case: 'Mistrial' declared

While Agrusa spoke, Cosby stood silently behind her, his head occasionally tilting back, looking toward the sky. If they can't break the deadlock, O'Neill could declare a hung jury and a mistrial. Cosby showed no immediate reaction. "It has been restored". As with all of the allegations against him, Cosby has issued denials through his lawyers...

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  • Casey looks to reel in Fowler
Casey looks to reel in Fowler

Tall fescue grass on the fourth, 12th, 14th and 18th holes at Erin Hills was being cut on Tuesday as McIlroy spoke to the media, which caught the 2011 champion by surprise. "If we get rain tomorrow and it gets wet and it plays soft, this place is going to get soft and you're going to have to be aggressive and you have to make a ton of birdies",...

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  • Garcia hoping Erin Hills gets harder, faster
Garcia hoping Erin Hills gets harder, faster

McIlroy's pre-tournament comments proved disappointingly accurate after he had predicted that anyone who could not hit the wide fairways " might as well pack your bags and go home". "I think those two things and a lot of hard work have got me here really. Obviously, today I definitely had something to show for it". Matsuyama moved into a tie for e...

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  • Dozens of victims feared to be still inside Grenfell Tower
Dozens of victims feared to be still inside Grenfell Tower

The Metropolitan Police said on Friday that at least 30 people were known to have died in the Grenfell Tower blaze, including one person who died in hospital. Scuffles broke out near the Kensington and Chelsea town hall offices Friday as demonstrators chanting "We want justice!" surged toward the doors.

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  • Paul Casey stays in US Open hunt as Rory McIlroy misses cut
Paul Casey stays in US Open hunt as Rory McIlroy misses cut

Holmes (69). With the cut falling at one over par, the entire field was separated by just eight shots - but for the first time since the rankings were introduced in 1986, none of the world's top three would be around for the weekend. With little wind, no rain, and greens that Fox Sports analyst Paul Azinger called the best he's ever seen, the wor...

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