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A Cinderella story outta nowhere

(By Shreyashi Roy & Aman Misra)

In the 1980 movie Caddyshack, Bill Murray plays Carl Spackler in the role of the greenskeeper commissioned to look after Bushwood Country Club. 546 more words

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GAMERS OF THE WORLD: THESE 14 VIDEO GAMES MIGHT BE AN EVENT IN 2024 OLYMPIC GAMES

As athletes leap, lift and dive at the 2024 Paris Summer Games, will video game players also be competing for gold medals? Adding “eSports” to the roster could be the International Olympic Committee’s next attempt to attract younger viewers. 166 more words

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Symtoms of a change

Dear Friends,

There are symptoms that allow us to foresee an important change in Japan.
The Japanese major media seem to start shifting toward supporting the retreat from the Tokyo Olympic Games 2020. 526 more words

Olympic Games

Olympic medallist Masse celebrated as hometown hero

Olympic swimmer Kylie Masse was honoured as a hometown hero Friday night in LaSalle.

The town celebrated the achievements of the world record holder and Olympic medallist at the LaSalle outdoor pool followed by a parade along Front Road — complete with an autograph signing session. 119 more words

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Ján Lašák Announces Retirement From Bílí Tygři Liberec


Netminder Ján Lašák, a mainstay in the net for Slovakia for nearly two decades, announced his retirement from pro hockey, instead opting to help overhaul a Slovak Hockey Association heading in a new direction under the leadership of former teammate and national team GM Miroslav Šatan. 287 more words

World Championships

The Perils of Parochialism

International education is Australia’s fourth largest export industry. Despite its success, it is more than just a profitable business. International education gives individuals, who otherwise would not have had the chance to learn on a global scale, the opportunity to gain a higher education through a global network, consisting of a number of academic institutions, from various countries worldwide. 438 more words

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LaSalle to celebrate Kylie Masse Day in honour of world champion

Next Friday, LaSalle will celebrate Kylie Masse Day, in honour of the local swimmer who set a world record and earned an Olympic bronze medal. 122 more words

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