Finance Ministry mulling advancing Union Budget by a month – Economic Times

NEW DELHI: Union Budget has for decades been presented on last day of February, but this could soon change with the government mulling advancing it to January end so as to complete the budget exercise before the beginning of the new fiscal. Finance Ministry is doing an overhaul of the entire Budget making exercise which […]

McGregor defeats Diaz by decision in rematch (0:52) – ESPN

3:34 AM ET Facebook Twitter Pinterest Email print comment LAS VEGAS — Last month, the UFC sold for $4 billion in the largest transaction for a single franchise in sports history. On Saturday, Conor McGregor and Nate Diaz offered evidence that the sport might in fact be worth every penny. Johnson drops Teixeira in 13 […]

Ryan Lochte owns up to ‘overexaggerated’ robbery story – ESPN

Facebook Twitter Pinterest Email print comment NEW YORK — American swimmer Ryan Lochte said he “overexaggerated” what happened last Sunday at a Rio de Janeiro gas station and acknowledged it was his “immature behavior” that got him and teammates Jimmy Feigen, Jack Conger and Gunnar Bentz into a mess that consumed the final week of […]

Chased by controversy: A timeline of Caster Semenya’s career – USA TODAY

Chased by controversy: A timeline of Caster Semenya’s career – USA TODAY

(Photo: The Associated Press) RIO DE JANEIRO (AP) — Caster Semenya is the Olympic champion nearly seven years to the day after she arrived in track and field and sparked a controversy so complex and so sensitive, the sport is still struggling to deal with it. Against her wishes, the 25-year-old South African has become […]