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Sopore encounter: Security forces gun down 2 Hizbul terrorists in Baramulla district

Sopore encounter: Security forces gun down 2 Hizbul terrorists in Baramulla district

The security forces receiving information about the presence of militants in Shankar Gund area on the outskirts of Sopore town were preparing to cordon off and search the place when the incident occurred, police said . A gunfight between the security forces and militants broke out earlier today during a search operation in Baramulla district. On Friday, one policeman was killed and four injured after the terrorists attacked a bus ferrying security personnel in Srinagar's Pantha Chowk. Consulte Mais Informação

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Jaguars VP Tom Coughlin: 'We Weren't Interested' in Signing Colin Kaepernick

Jaguars VP Tom Coughlin: 'We Weren't Interested' in Signing Colin Kaepernick

Moreover, it's interesting because just last week, Jaguars Owner Shahid Khan said that that he would be open to having Kaepernick on the team if the front office was open to it. "I think he's doing a nice job, I really do", head coach Doug Marrone said of Bortles, according to John Oehser of the team website. At the same time, Coughlin's job is supposed to be acquiring winning football players - and the Jaguars now don't have a quarterback they're likely to win with. Consulte Mais Informação

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BCCI receives 14 bids; Facebook and Airtel among bidders

BCCI receives 14 bids; Facebook and Airtel among bidders

The bids were invited for seven categories - India television, India digital, US, Europe, the Middle East, Africa and rest of the world. An expert in the broadcasting industry who follows trends in the digital sphere said: "The television model of business is well known; it's hard to see a third serious bidder for television broadcasting, the tussle should be between Sony Pictures Networks (SPN) India and Star India". Consulte Mais Informação

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Anastasija Sevastova sends Maria Sharapova packing with US Open fourth-round win

Anastasija Sevastova sends Maria Sharapova packing with US Open fourth-round win

Meanwhile, Wimbledon victor Muguruza was unable to take a step closer to potentially winning a second Grand Slam in a row as she lost to Petra Kvitova, who won in straight sets, 7-6, 6-3. He's the highest seed remaining in that half of the men's singles draw, with 16th-seeded Lucas Pouille and 17th-seeded Sam Querrey potentially all that's standing between him and a berth in the final. Consulte Mais Informação

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Miami Dolphins practice squad includes Brandon Doughty, De'Veon Smith

Doughty , who spend most of the 2016 season on the Dolphins practice squad, completed 46.3 percent of his passes and threw for 263 yards, two touchdowns and two interceptions during the preseason. Lucas played in eight games as a rookie, finishing the season with two combined tackles. Lucas originally entered the National Football League as a sixth-round pick (204th overall) by the Dolphins in the 2016 National Football League draft. Consulte Mais Informação

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Men's top seeds reach US Open last 16

Men's top seeds reach US Open last 16

Federer or Nadal would certainly be the first two tipped by most fans for easy passage through the first week but it is Del Potro who has reached the round of 16 most easily. Just as in his win over Taro Daniel on Thursday, Nadal started slowly before finding the range on his punishing shots and dominated the next three sets. Consulte Mais Informação

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US Open 2017: Venus Williams overcomes hiccup to make quarter-finals

US Open 2017: Venus Williams overcomes hiccup to make quarter-finals

Next for 37-year-old Williams is either Petra Kvitova or Garbine Muguruza - the duo face off next on Eurosport 1. Though Garbiñe Muguruza's run to the fourth round knocked her out of contention for now, the American is nonetheless playing stellar tennis in NY, recovering from a second set hiccup to strike 31 winners to 32 unforced errors against Suárez Navarro, a former World No.6, and earn the victory after almost two hours on court. Consulte Mais Informação

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Raiders sign LB Shilique Calhoun to practice squad

Raiders sign LB Shilique Calhoun to practice squad

Players placed on injured reserve Saturday are out for the season. Linebacker is an obvious weakness in Oakland, so moving on from these guys deepens and widens that need. The other players cut were offensive linemen Kareem Are , Chauncey Briggs , Oni Omoile , Jordan Simmons and Ian Silberman; running backs George Atkinson III and John Crockett; defensive backs Breon Borders , Anthony Cioffi , Kenneth Durden , Chris Humes , Rickey Jefferson and Marcus McWilson; defensive ... Consulte Mais Informação

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Upset special: West Virginia over Virginia Tech

Upset special: West Virginia over Virginia Tech

Anything can happen in the 2017 edition of the Battle for the Black Diamond Trophy. West Virginia is going to need all the help they can get from White, he's the only returning starter in the Mountaineer defensive backfield. Virginia Tech won the game, 34-17, West Virginia's lone blemish on the way to an 11-1 season and a Sugar Bowl victory over SEC champion Georgia. In the end, it will be Will Grier and West Virginia who will prevail with a late fourth quarter game winning drive to ... Consulte Mais Informação

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Tite testa Firmino e Fernandinho entre os titulares — Seleção brasileira

Tite testa Firmino e Fernandinho entre os titulares — Seleção brasileira

Os demais titulares foram Daniel Alves, Marquinhos, Thiago Silva, Filipe Luís, Paulinho, Renato Augusto, Willian e Neymar. O confronto válido pelas Eliminatórias acontece na terça-feira, às 17h (horário de Brasília). Ou seja: tanto na estrutura quanto nas características de jogo, poucas deverão ser as mudanças a serem vistas contra a Colômbia. Fágner, Rodrigo Caio, Jemerson e Alex Sandro; Casemiro; Giuliano, Philippe Coutinho, Luan e Taison; Gabriel Jesus . Consulte Mais Informação

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Wayne Rooney: 'Romelu Lukaku ideal player for current Manchester United side'

Wayne Rooney: 'Romelu Lukaku ideal player for current Manchester United side'

The Belgian arrived from Everton for a fee of £75m, with Rooney later going the other way on a free transfer, and has made a scintillating start to life at Old Trafford, claiming four goals in as many games. "There's always pressure to score here - but that also makes it interesting, dealing with that", he said . And with Manchester United flying high at the top of the Premier League table, former defender Higginbotham feels that the arrival of Lukaku at Old Trafford has helped ... Consulte Mais Informação

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Man Utd legend Van Nistelrooy impressed by Lukaku

Man Utd legend Van Nistelrooy impressed by Lukaku

The Belgian global has scored three goals in United's opening three Premier League games, and former United striker Rooney is convinced the team is in great hands following the 24-year old's arrival. Van Nistelrooy delighted home fans with a trademark penalty, before Danny Webber also netted for United in the first half, with second-half Barca goals from Luis Garcia and Mendieta giving the Catalans a draw on the day. Consulte Mais Informação

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