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WV Raman alleges smear campaign against him

The Times of India 15 May 2021
Sacked as women's cricket team coach, has alleged that a "smear campaign" against him has gained unwarranted traction and urged the BCCI president to stop it ... "Especially ... "I have some suggestions that might help in the improvement of women's cricket.
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Barcelona's Lieke Martens: 'We respect Chelsea...but we're amazing'

The Daily Telegraph 15 May 2021
"It's definitely made me hungrier," Martens says of her losses. In both 2019 finals, Martens and her team-mates were up against the reigning champions and two of the most dominant sides in women's football history. the US women's national team and Olympique Lyonnais ... "After that the game was already decided," she says.
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Chelsea and Barcelona clash as new era dawns in women's Champions League

The Times of India 15 May 2021
The Women's officially moves into a new era next season with the overdue introduction of a group stage, but this year's final in Gothenburg on Sunday between and already marks a significant turning point ... The Blues have arrived safely in Sweden! 🙌#UWCLfinal https.//t.co/06YP3V4ju7— Chelsea FC Women (@ChelseaFCW) 1621013136000.
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A glorious century of mother-child care, and much more

The Times of India 15 May 2021
"I was born in Mahal nursing home of the MSS ... "Right from kindergartens to old age homes, we work for every age group ... "Apart from being the first nursing home of Central India run by an all-women staff, MSS was the first hospital where Indian women used to conduct deliveries, serve patients," she said.
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Terror attacks in Afghanistan, Maldives threatening democracy, human rights in South Asia: Think tank

Yahoo Daily News 15 May 2021
"With the impending US departure from Afghanistan, there is a real danger that the freedoms and rights that the women enjoy now will be severely curtailed and their meaningful contribution to society and the economy will be made redundant against their will," the think tank said.
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Women's Champions League: Chelsea and Barcelona clash in final as new era dawns

Yahoo Daily News 15 May 2021
The Women's Champions League officially moves into a new era next season with the overdue introduction of a group stage, but this year's final in Gothenburg on Sunday between Chelsea and Barcelona already marks a significant turning point ... "It's our time ... Women's Champions League.
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Archery body initiates visa process for Olympic qualifiers in France

The Times of India 15 May 2021
The national women's recurve team is aiming to win a quota place in Paris (France)," an AAI official told IANS ... "Since women's team has to compete in the Olympic qualification event, they will leave on June 16 while those competing in the World Cup ...
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SportsChelsea's Kirby named FWA Women's Footballer of the Year

Reuters 15 May 2021
Chelsea forward Fran Kirby was on Friday named the Football Writers' Association's Women's Footballer of the Year, making her the first player to win the award twice ... The winner is chosen by a panel of more than 30 experts who specialise in the women's game.
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Lisa Sthalekar slams BCCI on Veda Krishnamurthy

The Times of India 15 May 2021
Former Australian women's team captain feels the neither checked on after the twin tragedies in her family nor communicated to the bereaved India cricketer its decision to not consider her for the upcoming tour of England ... She added, "A true association should deeply care about the players that play the game... So disappointed.".
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Afghan girls determined to go back to school after deadly attack

Post Bulletin 15 May 2021
"I'll go again and again. Even if there is another attack, I'll go again," said the 18-year-old, who is in her final year ... Fawzia Koofi, one of the few women to take part in peace negotiations with the Taliban in Doha, said Afghanistan had seen "transformational change" in the past two decades.
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Google leads US tech giants' effort to support work authorisation for spouses of H-1B visa holders

The Times of India 15 May 2021
"Google is proud to support our nation's immigrants. We joined 30 other companies to protect the H-4 EAD programme which spurs innovation, creates jobs and opportunities, and helps families," Google CEO Sundar Pichai tweeted ... "H-4 EADs provide work authorisation to more than 90,000 H-4 visa-holders--more than 90 per cent women.
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Andrew powers to 100m fly win in impressive 50.80sec

Supersport 15 May 2021
I knew I couldn't let her get out of my eyesight."</p>Smith came back later to win the women's 100m butterfly in 57.68, with Kelsi Dahlia second in 57.75.</p>"I was hoping to pull something a little faster here, but I'll take it," Smith said.
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Google leads efforts for H-1B spouses to get to work

Business Line 15 May 2021
"Google is proud to support our nation's immigrants. We joined 30 other companies to protect the H-4 EAD programme which spurs innovation, creates jobs and opportunities, and helps families," Google CEO Sundar Pichai tweeted ... "H-4 EADs provide work authorisation to more than 90,000 H-4 visa-holders--more than 90 per cent women.
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Mary Kom's quarantine over, she can train in isolation

The Times of India 15 May 2021
"She completed her quarantine on Friday and can practice outside her room. But she will have separate time for outdoor activities to maintain social distance during training," the coach told IANS ... "Two Army male boxers have been selected for sparring with Marykom.
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NHRC seeks report from West Bengal govt on policies to prevent sex trade at Sonagachi

Yahoo Daily News 15 May 2021
In his petition, Tripathy has alleged basic violation of human rights of minor girls, women suffering from rape/sexual abuse and victims of human trafficking at West Bengal's Sonagachi area ... "The plight of the girls and women engaged in the area and the condition of their children is miserable," Tripathy told ANI.
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