Tokyo Olympics LIVE: Cycling road race plus Andy Murray, Heather Watson and badminton on Day 1 - The Independent

Olympics Day 1: Cycling road race, badminton and rowing live

sports - Independent
11:39pm PDT - July 23rd, 2021

Met Office storm warning for campsites and caravans - BBC News

Thunderstorms and 55mph gusts of wind could disrupt the plans of holidaymakers, the Met Office says.

general - BBC News
11:12pm PDT - July 23rd, 2021

Best bits of the Tokyo Olympics today: Kookaburras win in hockey, China sets shooting record, Netherlands COVID upset - ABC News

Australia has already had its first taste of both victory and defeat, the threat of COVID-19 lingers and what downtime is like in the athlete's village. Here are the best bits from day 1 of the Tokyo Olympics so far.

sports - ABC News (AU)
10:52pm PDT - July 23rd, 2021

Cape Town taxi violence: City businesses put staff up in hotels - News24

In an effort to keep their doors open and their workers safe from warring taxi associations, some Cape Town businesses have started putting their staff up in accommodation close to their premises.

general - News24
10:36pm PDT - July 23rd, 2021

Table Tennis-Mixed doubles get underway, US paddlers progress in singles - Reuters

United States paddlers Liu Juan and Nikhil Kumar won their opening singles matches at the 2020 Olympics on Saturday while Japan's mixed doubles duo Jun Mizutani and Mima Ito did not have it all their own way early on but came back strong to advance.

sports - Reuters
10:36pm PDT - July 23rd, 2021

Covid-19: Sadiq Khan urges PM to change isolation rules earlier - BBC News

Fully vaccinated people should avoid quarantine now by testing daily, the Mayor of London says.

business - BBC News
10:16pm PDT - July 23rd, 2021

Surfside tower collapse: Search for bodies concludes - BBC News

Firefighters say their search is over, a month after the building collapsed, with 97 confirmed dead.

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9:51pm PDT - July 23rd, 2021

'Black Lives Matter' march held in Phoenix | Witness - News24

A “Black Lives Matter” protest was held in Phoenix on Friday following the recent killings in the area.

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9:44pm PDT - July 23rd, 2021

Hundreds rally in Brisbane against lockdowns and masks as the state records no new cases - ABC News

Police estimate 7,500 anti-lockdown and anti-vax protesters are rallying in Brisbane as contact tracers scramble to contain the potential spread of the highly infectious Delta strain after a flight attendant travelled while infectious.

business - ABC News (AU)
9:30pm PDT - July 23rd, 2021

Telecom Diary: Vodafone Idea woes, Airtel’s bold move to hike tariffs & Jio’s stellar results - ETTelecom.com

Any delay in tariff hikes or fund raise by Vi could accelerate its market share loss making Airtel one of the beneficiaries.

business - The Times of India
9:30pm PDT - July 23rd, 2021

Are wineries more susceptible to 'super-spreader' events for COVID-19? - ABC News

Australian wineries are internationally renowned for great drops, but in recent times they've developed an unfortunate reputation for something else — becoming 'super-spreader' venues for COVID-19.

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9:25pm PDT - July 23rd, 2021

Shooting-China's Yang wins battle of nerves to claim Tokyo's first gold - Reuters

China's Yang Qian claimed the first gold medal of the Tokyo Olympics on Saturday after prevailing in a battle of nerves with Russian Anastasiia Galashina in the women's 10-metre rifle competition.

sports - Reuters
9:22pm PDT - July 23rd, 2021

Simone Biles reveals why gymnastics team skipped Olympics opening ceremony - Fox News

Simone Biles and the rest of the USA Gymnastics were not at the Tokyo Olympics opening ceremonies with some of their U.S. colleagues on Friday night.

sports - Fox News
9:15pm PDT - July 23rd, 2021

Bharti Airtel among 3 telecom stocks that can give good returns - Economic Times

At this valuation, we think that the upside in Indus Towers may be more than the downside.

business - The Times of India
9:14pm PDT - July 23rd, 2021

PREVIEW | No glitz nor glam in Springboks' first Lions Test strategy: 'It's just about the win' | Sport - News24

The Springboks, unfazed by being called 'boring' in the days leading up to their first Test against the British and Irish Lions, are only interested in drawing first blood.

general - News24
9:04pm PDT - July 23rd, 2021

Police circle Yusuf Kajee as 'person of interest' in bloody tobacco war - News24

Jonathan Schoeman clutched a Bible as he shuffled into the dock of the Johannesburg Magistrate’s Court in April. The alleged getaway driver in a wash of gangland killings which claimed five lives, he is charged with two botched attacks on tobacco magnates: Si…

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9:03pm PDT - July 23rd, 2021

The Boss Wants You Back in the Office. Like, Now. - The Wall Street Journal

Companies are starting to summon workers back, though many employees prefer more flexible office schedules

business - The Wall Street Journal
9:00pm PDT - July 23rd, 2021

NT Police to fine interstate tourists who went to Kings Canyon instead of COVID quarantine - ABC News

NT Police say two people feared missing in Central Australian outback have been found and escorted to quarantine. A seperate group of four people are also facing fines.

general - ABC News (AU)
8:55pm PDT - July 23rd, 2021

Sophisticated approach helps Avishka Fernando finish top scorer in series - ESPNcricinfo

Fernando had begun aggressively, as he often does, but then toned his batting down in the middle overs

sports - ESPN Cric Info
8:43pm PDT - July 23rd, 2021

Covid-19: Vulnerable children over 12 may be next in line for vaccines - The Irish Times

Government to get guidance from Niac on whether to vaccinate 12- to 15-year-olds

general - The Irish Times
8:43pm PDT - July 23rd, 2021

Tokyo Olympics: Harmanpreet's brace, Sreejesh's heroics help India beat New Zealand 3-2 in opener - Times of India

Tokyo Olympics News: Harmanpreet Singh scored a brace and veteran goalkeeper P R Sreejesh stood like a wall in the closing minutes as the Indian men's hockey team overcame

general - The Times of India
8:32pm PDT - July 23rd, 2021

SpaceX lands NASA launch contract for mission to Jupiter's moon Europa - Reuters

Elon Musk's private rocket company SpaceX was awarded a $178 million launch services contract for NASA's first mission focusing on Jupiter's icy moon Europa and whether it may host conditions suitable for life, the space agency said on Friday.

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8:23pm PDT - July 23rd, 2021

Shooting-China's Yang wins first gold medal of Tokyo Olympics - Reuters

China's Yang Qian won the first gold medal of the Tokyo Olympics in the women's 10-meter rifle competition on Saturday.

general - Reuters
8:22pm PDT - July 23rd, 2021

AFL live ScoreCentre: Blues vs Kangaroos, Lions vs Suns, Eagles vs Saints, Demons vs Bulldogs, Crows vs Hawks scores, stats and results - ABC News

Carlton go head to head with North Melbourne, while the Brisbane Lions play the Gold Coast Suns in a Queensland derby. Follow our live AFL ScoreCentre for all the scores, stats and results.

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8:15pm PDT - July 23rd, 2021

Why Google CEO Sundar Pichai thinks he needs to improve his surfing skills - Times of India

It seems like Google CEO Sundar Pichai had some time to kill too and tried the dinosaur game where he realised it would take more than a game or two t

technology - The Times of India
8:09pm PDT - July 23rd, 2021