British Irish Lions to reduce fixtures for 2021 South Africa tour

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• Organisers believe there is not enough ‘meaningful’ opposition
• Premiership clubs concerned about workload of leading players

The British & Irish Lions tour to South Africa in 2021 will be cut to eight matches in a move that will be welcomed by England’s Premiership clubs, but future trips could be restored to 10 fixtures with the four home u

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India Gets Crucial Backing In Fighting Terrorism Through Global Pact

India Gets Crucial Backing In Fighting Terrorism Through Global Pact
India Gets Crucial Backing In Fighting Terrorism Through Global Pact

At the BRICS ministerial meeting earlier in the day, Sushma Swaraj said the group should work to end the "support systems in South Asia"

UNITED NATIONS: India received the backing of three international groups, IBSA, BRICS and SAARC on Thursday to push for the adoption of the international treaty against terrorism that has been languishing for more

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France promises to prevent ‘death of rugby’ if awarded 2023 World Cup

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• France bidding for 2023 tournament with Ireland and South Africa
• French bid leader: ‘I think rugby will die in five-10 years if we do nothing’

France has promised to prevent the “death of international rugby” if it is awarded the 2023 World Cup and has claimed a successful bid would help in attempts to stop its Top 14 clubs luring southern hem

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India And Japan Pivot To Africa

India And Japan Pivot To Africa
India And Japan Pivot To Africa

by Harshil Ayyadurai

CHENNAI: India’s bid to increase its influence in the Indian Ocean region has gotten a boost from the strategic relationship established with Japan during Shinzo Abe’s recent visit. With China being an elephant in the room in almost all discussions involving countries in the Indo-Pacific region, New Delhi has deftly increased co

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