In case you missed it, the Babadook is now an LGBTQ+ icon. After being mistakenly listed in the “LGBT” section on Netflix, the terrifying villain of the 2014 horror film was embraced as a queer icon by the internet. These are truly strange times we’re living in but perhaps the Babadook is exactly what Pride Month needs.
Updated: June 10, 2017 3:19 pm
The Final of the French Open 2017 will see ‘King of Clay’ Rafael Nadal take on 2015 champion Stan Wawrinka on Sunday, looking to complete La Decima. Nadal, who is yet to drop a set in this year’s championship, marched into the final with a demolishing win over Austria’s Dominic Thiem 6-3, 6-4, 6-0. Meanwhile, his opponent Stan Wawrinka stormed into his second French Open final after edging past World No. 1 Andy Murray 6-7 (6-8) 6-3 5-7 7-6 (7-3) 6-1 in a match that lasted four hours and 34 minutes.
Published:June 7, 2017 11:20 am
TBSE 12th results 2017: The Tripura Board of Secondary Education (TBSE) has declared the results for the Class 12 Arts and Commerce streams on June 7 at 9:45 am. The HSC examinations were conducted from May 2, 2017. Students who have appeared for the exam can check their results from the Board’s official websites mentioned below.
Published:June 5, 2017 11:18 am
Yuvraj Singh hadn’t played an ODI in England since 2007 and he had missed both the practice matches in the prelude to the ICC Champions Trophy for India against Pakistan on Sunday. And yet when he came out to bat against Pakistan on Sunday, there were no signs of uneasiness or hesitation from Yuvraj. His 53 runs from 32 balls took India from a comfortable position to a dominant place.
The world distilled down to five short headlines.
1. In Texas, your college ID is no longer a valid form of voter identification BUT your gun permit is. More here.
2. Japan is ready to take action on North Korea. Goodbye world, we hardly knew thee… More here.
3. Paris’ mayor, Anne Hidalgo, is moving to ban a black feminist festival in Paris and wants to prosecute the organizers for discrimination. More here.
Published:May 26, 2017 12:40 am
The ICC’s chief of Anti Corruption Unit (ACU) Sir Ronnie Flanagan on Wednesday assured that there are “no specific intelligence” on intentions to corrupt the Champions Trophy but they can’t be complacent after corrupt practices that came to fore during Pakistan Super League.
Updated: April 26, 2017 7:36 pm
Rising Pune Supergiant host Kolkata Knight Riders in Match no. 30 of the tenth edition of the Indian Premier League. RPS have enjoyed an upswing in their fortunes having won three games on the trot against Royal Challengers Bangalore, Sunrisers Hyderabad and table toppers Mumbai Indians. The latter signaled the end of Mumbai’s six-game winning streak. Second placed Kolkata, on the other hand, made a statement of the strength of their squad and Gautam Gambhir’s captaincy when they dismissed Royal Challengers Bangalore for a paltry total of 49, the lowest ever in the IPL, and seal an 82-run win. Catch live updates of RPS’ match against KKR here.
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Updated: April 22, 2017 3:44 pm
NEET 2017: Central Board of Secondary Education (CBSE) will release the admit cards for the National Eligibility cum Entrance Examination (NEET) 2017 soon. The download link for the admit card has been activated, but the site is facing sometechnical problems. Candidates who have been waiting for the hall tickets can download the same from the official website of NEET once the site is running once more.