Creepy world of Japan’s Junior Idols who are groomed for stardom aged SIX & pose in handcuffs for lonely middle-aged men

Over 12million adults under the age of 40 in the country – which has a population of 126.5million – aren’t in a relationship, leading to a whole service industry catering to satisfying the needs of lonely men.

‘A rocket or bomb or other act’: Lebanese president on external interference in Beirut blast

He said the probe into Tuesday’s blast at a warehouse housing highly-explosive material was being conducted on three levels. “First, how the explosive material entered and was stored … second whether the explosion was a result of negligence or an accident … and third the possibility that there was external interference.”

Women’s Cricket World Cup: New Zealand accept ICC decision to defer the tournament by a year

“The organising committee in New Zealand has been working with the government to ensure a safe and enjoyable tournament could be played. We could have done it in 2021, but now we will look to 2022. As a government we have reiterated our commitment to supporting the tournament,” he said.

Australia v India: ‘Will do everything we can’ to play Boxing Day Test at MCG, says CA CEO

The more immediate schedule that needs final approval is the men’s limited-overs tour to England with T20Is and ODIs set to be played in bio-secure grounds in September. The tour is expected to proceed but there are a few final elements that require government sign-off given Australia currently has closed international borders and heavy restrictions […]

Vietnam will do its best to advance in World Cup qualifiers, says defender Van Hau

21-year-old Hau recently returned home from a one-year spell with Dutch team SC Heerenveen. He is expected to join Park Hang-seo’s squad in the near future to prepare for Vietnam’s remaining three matches in the second qualifying round against Malaysia, Indonesia and the United Arab Emirates. After three wins and two draws, the Golden Stars […]

Remedy is working on a new game set in the same world as Control and Alan Wake

Control’s AWE DLC will see Jesse Faden explore the Investigations sector of the Oldest House to learn more about paranatural happenings called Altered World Events (AWE). You can access the DLC once you’ve cleared the seventh main mission of Control’s campaign, at which point you’ll head to the Investigations Sector and eventually confront a nasty-looking […]

Blake Sorenson Named Head Hockey Coach for Notre Dame

“Notre Dame is thrilled to welcome Blake Sorenson as our new head hockey coach,” said NDCP President Shay Boyle. “Blake has great experience as a player and coach, having played professional hockey and coached two high school teams to state championships. We are excited for Blake to lead our storied hockey program and develop champions […]

EB vs GHM Dream11 Team Prediction Finland T10 League: Captain And Vice-captain, Fantasy Playing Tips Empire Blades vs Greater Helsinki Markhors, Probable XIs For T10 Match in Kerava National Cricket Ground at 1.30 PM IST August 8

Finland will kickstart its domestic cricket season through the Dream11 Finnish Premier League T20 tournament from June 1 onwards. Cricket across the world has been suspended due to the coronavirus pandemic and normality is steadily returning with competitions in Associate member countries of the ICC. Finnish Premier League thus becomes the fourth cricket tournament to […]

‘No way we can rebuild’: Lebanese count huge losses after Beirut blast

In the port area, rescue teams set up arc lights to work through the night in a dash to find those still missing, as families waited tensely, slowly losing hope of ever seeing loved ones again. Some victims were hurled into the sea because of the explosive force.

Indian laws that empower women

Awareness leads to action and action leads to change. Probably most of us women are not aware that there are eight women-specific legislations in India and as many as 44 legislations that have special provisions for women. The legislative framework is quite comprehensive in touching upon aspects of safety, equity, respect, and convenience for women.