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October 6, 2017 10:44 PM India gives 27,000 free tickets to avert tournament embarrassment'

2018 World Cup India gives 27,000 free tickets to avert tournament embarrassment' Thousands of children filled the Jawahar Lal Nehru Stadium to boost India's first major sporting event since the 2010 Commonwealth Games, which was marked by vast open spaces in stadiums. Sales for the youth World Cup have been disappointing despite the presence of Brazil 73

October 6, 2017 10:32 PM Live Adom Praiz: The mantle has indeed fallen on The Mettle

Welcome to the 8th edition of Adom Praiz here at the magnificent Perez Dome in Accra. Patrons are entering in ceaselessly in a way that throws up imaginations of how triumphant Israel entered the promised land, Canaan. Well, this promised land here won't take you 40 years to reach. It will take you 50 cedis. It is now the Preye hour. He was a drop out, nearly 206

October 4, 2017 2:21 AM Frantic switchboard calls, geometry of fire, led police to killer on Mandalay Bay’s 32nd floor

LAS VEGAS — The journey to the room at the end of the 32nd floor began at the switchboards of the Mandalay Bay Resort and Casino, a tropical fantasy in the Nevada desert. As the noises began, scores of confused guests pressed zero on their room phones almost all at once. The first callers asked about what sounded like a sustained burst of fireworks 102

October 4, 2017 1:04 AM Meticulous Planning by Las Vegas Gunman Before He Opened Fire

At 10:08 p.m. on Sunday, the shooter opened fire on the thousands of people attending a country music festival a few hundred yards northeast of the hotel, firing long, rapid-fire bursts into the throng, as people screamed and ran for their lives. He killed 59 people — all but three have been identified, the sheriff said on Tuesday — and wounded hundreds 86

October 2, 2017 11:05 PM Lone gunman kills 59, injures hundreds, in Las Vegas concert attack

LAS VEGAS (Reuters) - A retiree armed with multiple assault rifles strafed an outdoor country music festival in Las Vegas from a high-rise hotel window on Sunday, slaughtering at least 59 people in the deadliest mass shooting in modern U.S. history before killing himself. The barrage of gunfire from the 32nd-floor of the Mandalay Bay hotel into a crowd 98

October 2, 2017 7:01 PM A Burst of Gunfire, a Pause, Then Carnage That Would Not Stop in Las Vegas

At least 58 people were killed and hundreds injured when a gunman opened fire at a country music festival near the Mandalay Bay casino. LAS VEGAS — At first, it sounded like fireworks, and then the meaning of the loud, crackling noise began to spread, unevenly, through the huge crowd. It dawned on people when they heard screams, when they saw bloodied 151

September 26, 2017 7:52 PM Konadu lauds players for WAFU win

Black StarsTeam B’s heroics at the just ended West African Football Union (WAFU) tournament has been extolled by head coach, Maxwell Konadu in a post-match press conference. Four goals from Stephen Sarfo, Vincent Atinga and Winful Cobbina struck the Super Eagles to the ground in a revenge encounter after the Black Stars had lost 2-0 in their final group 72

September 25, 2017 4:22 PM Obom Chief Commends President for free SHS

Obom (G/A), Sept. 25, GNA – Nii Kpakpo Amaate II, Chief of Obom in the Greater Accra Region, has commended the Government of President Nana Addo Dankwa Akufo-Addo for the introduction of the free Senior High School (SHS) across the country. He said to support the Free SHS policy, a parcel of land has been offered by the people of the town to the Ga South 51

September 25, 2017 11:14 AM Omanhene of Nsein commends govt for ‘galamsey’ fight

He further pledged the commitment of the chiefs of the area to provide the needed support to get rid of galamsey activities to ensure that the country’s natural resources were protected for future generations. The Omanhene was speaking at a durbar held to climax the 2017 Kundum Festival, which also marked 50 years of his enstoolment as the Omanhene of Nsein 73

September 18, 2017 11:18 AM Community 8 School wins 2017 OMA FutureStars Festival of Sport

Community 7 Primary School, Community 8 Primary School, Twedease Primary School, Republic Road Primary School and Baatsona Primary School all participated. Enoch Agudey of Twedease Primary emerged the fastest sprinter while Community 8 Primary School’s Constance Attipoe won the crown in the girls' event. In the academy football event, Ghana’s FutureStars 64