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Shabana Azmi’s nephew clinches Emmy for ‘Crazy Ex-Girlfriend’

Los Angeles: American television director and editor Kabir Akhtar, who is nephew of veteran actress Shabana Azmi and cousin of Farhan and Zoya Akhtar, picked up an Emmy for romantic musical comedy television series “Crazy Ex-Girlfriend”.Kabir won the trophy at Creative Arts Emmys — which honours outstanding artistic and technical achievement in a variety of

US clinches women’s 4x100m gold in Rio

Rio de Janeiro:  The United States clinched its 11th Olympic women’s 4×100 metres relay title, setting the second-fastest time in history at the Rio Games. The US team of Allyson Felix, Tianna Bartoletta, Tori Bowie and English Gardner on Friday clocked 41.04 seconds, beating a fast-finishing Jamaica by 0.35 seconds. Britain was third in 41.77,

Thompson clinches Jamaican sprint double as US sweep hurdles

Rio De Janeiro:  Elaine Thompson captured a magnificent Olympic sprint double for Jamaica as Brianna Rollins led a first ever clean sweep of medals for the United States in the 100m hurdles. Thompson, who sprinted to gold in the 100m on Saturday, stunned Dutch world champion Dafne Schippers to win the 200m in 21.78sec. Schippers,

Strawberry School clinches ISA girls’ basketball tournament

Strawberry Public School clinched Girls Independent School Association Basketball Tournament 2016. Strawberry School defeated Manav Mangal School, Mohali in a one sided match in the final. Manav mangal never came to match the class of their opponents. From first quarter they played their top-notch game and collected three points, one more than their opponents. In

Stenson clinches maiden Major golf title at British Open

Troon (Scotland): Swedish golfer Henrik Stenson bagged his maiden Major title with a three-stroke victory over Phil Mickelson after the fourth round at the British Open at the Royal Troon Golf Club here on Sunday. The world No.6 Swede came into the final round with a one-shot advantage over his American rival but the duo