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TOKYO: Some of the world’s toughest gun-control laws are posing unusual problems at the Tokyo Olympics, from the coach who can’t touch a firearm to strict limits on ammunition.

TOKYO: Some of the world’s toughest gun-control laws are posing unusual problems at the Tokyo Olympics, from the coach who can’t touch a firearm to strict limits on ammunition. For Goran Maksimovic, the extent of Japan’s restrictions only became clear…

It was over. Game 3 was already won. The series was 2-1. The Oilers were dominant. The message was sent. The series was back on. It was over

It was over. Game 3 was already won. The series was 2-1. The Oilers were dominant. The message was sent. The series was back on. It was over Robert Tychkowski Winnipeg Jets forward Andrew Copp (right) celebrates the tying goal…

The OnePlus 7 series and the OnePlus 7T series, including the Pro models, are getting OxygenOS 11.0.1.1 with bug fixes and security updates.

We first got introduced to the OnePlus 7 series of smartphones two years ago. The OnePlus 7 was merely a refinement of its predecessor, the OnePlus 6T, which wasn’t a bad thing at all: it followed the same “flagship killer”…

COVID-19 cases continue to decline in the province as Albertans are asked to remain vigilant heading into the long weekend.

Active COVID-19 cases continue to decline in the province as Albertans are asked to remain vigilant heading into the long weekend. Alberta reported 621 new cases of COVID-19 on Saturday. Provincial labs completed 9,500 tests on Friday for a positivity…

BTS’s new single surpassed Ed Sheeran and Justin Bieber’s ‘I Don’t Care’ to earn the biggest song debut in Spotify history.

BTS, ‘Butter’ Hybe Labels/YouTube BTSs Butter got off to a smooth streaming start on Friday, notching the biggest song debut in Spotify history. The hotly anticipated disco-pop anthem earned 11.042 million global Spotify streams yesterday, breaking the platforms opening day…

The mystery of fast radio bursts (FRBs) continues to fascinate astronomers. No one is quite sure what’s behind these super-short, super-intense radio wave pulses from deep space, but now astronomers have tracked down five FRBs to their home galaxies.

The mystery of fast radio bursts (FRBs) continues to fascinate astronomers. No one is quite sure what’s behind these super-short, super-intense radio wave pulses from deep space, but now astronomers have tracked down five FRBs to their home galaxies. It’s…

Emotions ran high as Marlborough district councillors voted to establish a Māori ward for the next election.

Tears ran as the Marlborough District Council made the landmark decision to create a Mori ward on Friday. Twelve councillors voted in favour of establishing a Mori ward councillor position at an extraordinary meeting at the Marlborough Events Centre on…

Gunnedah man dies after being tasered by NSW Police

A critical investigation is underway after a man, allegedly being aggressive towards police, died after being tasered.Police were called to a home on Herbert St, in the country NSW town of Gunnedah, last night due to concerns about the behaviour…

The Armed Forces Provost Marshal said Wednesday that the Canadian Forces National Investigation Service conducted a probe into an allegation of sexual misconduct against Maj.-Gen. Fortin

Major-General Dany Fortin, Vice-President of Logistics and Operations at the Public Health Agency of Canada, speaks during a technical briefing on the roll-out of COVID-19 vaccines, in Ottawa, on Dec. 3, 2020. Justin Tang/The Canadian Press Military police have referred…

K.K. Shailaja was our heroine – fighting a deadly virus, and winning by all accounts. Her ill-timed ouster has come as a blow.

Just when new-wave Malayalam cinema was slowly, slowly trying to rub out the rampant misogyny in the state with its unvarnished take on how it really is for women here, along comes the new cabinet with a composition that once…