All Blacks double World Cup winner Franks to join Northampton

Owen Franks (left) is presented with his 100 game cap by former All Black Keven Mealamu in August last year. Photo: EPA/Peter Meecham LONDON – The All Blacks’ double World Cup-winning prop Owen Franks will join Northampton next season, the English Premiership club and New Zealand Rugby both announced Thursday. His move will see the …

Pulwama Terror Attack: Another serious lapse by Indian security forces

According to sources, Indian intelligence agencies have already received inputs that Jaish-e-Mohammad was arranging large quantities of a powerful explosive but the exact details of their plan was not known to them. Stunned by the audacious suicide attack on CRPF convoy in Pulwama in Jammu & Kashmir that left at least 39 Jawans dead, Prime Minister …

Study: Endocrine-Disrupting Chemicals Linked to EMS in Horses

Endocrine-disrupting chemicals (EDCs) in a horse’s environment could play a role in the development of equine metabolic syndrome (EMS). This finding, made by Morris Animal Foundation-funded researchers, could explain some of the variability in EMS severity that can’t be explained by other commonly measured factors, such as diet, exercise, and season. “This is a pivotal …

Supercars news 2019: Mustangs start quickly, Red Bull have work to do, Mark

The Supercars season is less than two weeks away from kicking off in Adelaide at the end of the month and fans, drivers and engineers got a first look at what they’ll be dealing with at Phillip Island on Thursday. All 24 cars were out on track, showing off their new liveries in action – …

Roy Keane's training ground bust up and England's likability: Just when was

This was a new England, far removed from the volatile days of the past. In their pre-World Cup base in Repino there was a basketball court, driving simulator, PlayStations and a games room. There was a recovery pool where the players raced inflatable unicorns. The media engaged in darts tournaments against Southgate’s squad. This was …