ATP Finals Preview: Rafael Nadal fitness concern opens door for ‘newbies’

(Source: Reuters)
The organisers of the ATP Finals at the O2 Arena would be spending some sleepless nights as Rafael Nadal’s fitness continues to be a reason for concern.Now considering his fitness issues, it appears that Nadal’s winless record in ATP Finals will continue despite reaching the year-ending championships 13 times.

Snowfall in Jammu’s high-altitude areas; Mughal Road closed for traffic

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High-altitude areas in Jammu witnessed the season’s first heavy snowfall which led to closure of the Mughal Road, the alternate link between Kashmir and rest of the country, for vehicular traffic.“No vehicle was allowed either from Poonch or Shopian this morning as the Mughal Road was temporarily closed for traffic due to heavy snowfall in and around Peer Ki Gali,” Deputy Superintendent of Police, Traffic, Mohammad Aslam told PTI.

Heavy snowfall in Jammu and Kashmir; Mughal Road, Srinagar-Leh highway shut

The road, the alternative link between Kashmir and rest of the country, was closed after the season’s first heavy snowfall in the Jammu region.(PTI Photo)
High-altitude areas in the Jammu and Kashmir regions witnessed heavy snowfall which led to closure of the Mughal Road and the Srinagar-Leh highway for vehicular traffic.

Nawaz Sharif, family members may face travel restrictions: Report

He resigned as prime minister in July after the country’s Supreme Court disqualified him over undeclared income.Three cases were registered by the National Accountability Bureau (NAB) on September 8 against Sharif, his children and son-in-law in the Accountability Court Islamabad, following the July verdict by the Supreme Court.

Rajiv Gandhi assassination: Tamil Nadu govt opposes Nalini’s six-month parole plea

Written by Arun Janardhanan
| Chennai |

Published:November 17, 2017 2:18 am

New Delhi: File photo of Nalini Sriharan, who is serving life imprisonment in connection with the Rajiv Gandhi assassination case.(PTI Photo)
Stating that the “gravity of offences” committed by the petitioner has “international ramifications”, the Tamil Nadu government on Thursday opposed a parole plea by Rajiv Gandhi assassination case convict Nalini Murugan.

Donald Trump delays new policy on importing elephant parts

President Donald Trump walks into the State Dining Room during an event with NCAA championship teams at the White House, Friday.(AP Photo)
President Donald Trump said Friday he’s delaying a new policy allowing the body parts of African elephants shot for sport to be imported until he can review “all conservation facts.

Vinod Kambli: Out of sight but never out of mind

(Source: Express photo by Pradip Das)
Vinod Kambli walks towards the communal toilet with a bucket in hand.” He would ask whether he could park it in between the Mercedes and the BMW and I would say Haan haan laga do.

7 Reasons Why Japan Is Amazing For Solo Female Travelers

When choosing a suitable destination to travel to as a solo female, Japan may not be the first place that springs to mind, and that isn’t for any derogatory reason, but simply because there is not enough information out there about precisely how female friendly Japan actually is.Here’s why Japan is perfect for solo female travelers.

In Connecticut, a Quintessential Christmas

The ever-delightful movie “Christmas in Connecticut” was not made in the state, but “A Connecticut Christmas” most definitely was.Why are people drawn to places like Connecticut during the holidays?

An Argentine Chef Brings His Fire-Obsessed Cuisine to Rural France


The wood oven-roasted chicken with cabbage, potatoes and other vegetables at Francis Mallmann at Château La Coste in Provence.He runs restaurants in rural Uruguay, in the heart of Chile’s Colchagua Valley, at the edge of the Andes Mountains and resides full time in the wilds of Patagonia.

How to Get the Most Out of Your Babymoon


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A babymoon — a vacation couples take in the months before they become parents — is a chance to relax, spend quality time with your partner and indulge in some fun before your new arrival, said Sherry Alvarado, the experiences coordinator at Rosewood Bermuda.If you’re flying, avoid a destination that requires a layover, and try to limit in-flight time to three hours or less.

Rachel McAdams Celebrates Her 39th Birthday

Happy birthday to our girl crush, Rachel McAdams!The stunning actress turns 39 today and what better excuse to celebrate the star's big day than by looking back at her impressive career?

Alessandra Ambrosio’s Daughter Tags Along as the Victoria's Secret Models Arrive in Shanghai

With the Victoria's Secret Fashion show only days away, Alessandra Ambrosio, Stella Maxwell, and more Angels are jet-setting to Shanghai for the big event—and flooding Instagram feeds while they're at it.The models are documenting all of their travels as they head to China, from posing with their luggage to lounging in first class and soaking up the warm greetings they received when they touched down.