Allardyce, English Football Association part by mutual consent

On Tuesday, The English Football Association (FA) announced manager Sam Allardyce had resigned from his management duties due to “inappropriate conduct”. Allardyce was appointed as manager for the English men’s national team ten weeks ago. 61-year-old Allardyce’s appointment as manager … Continue reading

Wikinews interviews India’s first female Paralympic medalist Deepa Malik

Wikinews on Sunday interviewed Deepa Malik, India’s first female Paralympic medalist, who won the silver medal in the Women’s Shot Put F53 event finals, at the 2016 Summer Paralympics being held in Rio de Janeiro, Brazil. Malik lost the gold … Continue reading

Water Disputes: Violence hits Karnataka, Tamil Nadu; Supreme Court revises Kaveri water share decision

Yesterday afternoon, the Supreme Court of India asked Karnataka to release 12000 cusecs (cubic feet per second) of water from the Kaveri river till September 20 to Tamil Nadu after Karnataka pleaded not to release water. A week ago, the … Continue reading

Karnataka closed for a day after Supreme Court’s judgement for Kaveri water

On Friday, various cities in the Indian state of Karnataka observed “Karnataka Bandh”((en)) as the people opposed the Supreme Court’s judgement on the Kaveri river dispute. Most shops were closed to support the strike. The Indian Supreme Court judgement instructed … Continue reading