Argentina football fan dies after being pushed from stand
A football fan has died after being attacked by rival supporters during a match in Argentina's top division.
Emanuel Balbo was taken to the Emergency Hospital in Cordoba after being beaten and pushed off the edge of a stand during the 1-1 draw between Belgrano and Talleres at Estadio Mario Alberto Kempes.
He was left in a coma before being pronounced brain died by doctors on Monday.
"Club Atletico Belgrano is profoundly saddened by the death of Emanuel Balbo," Belgrano said in a statement.
"This is not about giving effective speeches, but about in-depth action in the corresponding area," the club added. "That is the real and true commitment of this club. Our condolences to the family and friends. Rest in peace, Emanuel."
Another fan, Diego Frydman, also suffered injuries during the clashes, according to local media reports.
The Argentine Football Association (AFA) offered condolences to Balbo's family and vowed to work with police to find the attackers.
"This house rejects all these actions, which are those of criminals who deal so much damage to society as a whole and particularly to the footballing family," AFA said in a statement.
"We will offer all possible collaboration with the security services to determine those responsible for this inconceivable aggression, articulating the necessary measures to ensure that incidents such as this do not ever happen again in any Argentine football stadium."
Province 1 level Badminton Competition kicks off today
The province no 1 level badminton competition has started at Myanglung in Tehrathum district from Thursday. The Tehrathum Badminton Association organized the event with an objective to promote the sports in the district considering its growing charm among the youths.
- 'Hello, world:' Meet Serena Williams' baby girl
'Futsal must contribute toward Nepal's popularity in the world'
Minister for Youth and Sports Rajendra Kumar KC Wednesday said futsal must contribute in the growth of Nepal's popularity in the international community.
Former CAN President Shah dies at 89
Former President of the Cricket Association of Nepal (CAN) Jaya Kumar Nath Shah passed away Wednesday. He was 89. Shah, who was suffering from a heart ailment for long, died in the course of treatment at Norvic International Hospital, said the family.
Church Boys United Kathmandu clinches Pathivara Gold Cup
The Church Boys United Kathmandu has clinched the second Pathivara Gold Cup Football Championship title. Church Boys defeated Sagarmatha Youth Club Biratchowk Morang, 3-0, in the final of the championship held at the Bhanujan Secondary School playground at Phungling of Taplejung district on Monday.
Amendment of Education Act: A betrayal to capable candidates
Not all, but many of the temporary teachers who have been wishing to become permanent, no doubt, appointed on the basis of their political ideologies. They couldn't succeed in the examinations despite repeated attempts. They carried the bags of those parties during their teaching career.
The Doklam dilemma
Being a buffer state between the two giant neighbors, Nepal should conduct its foreign policy vis-à-vis China and India in a very sensitive manner. Nepal has always maintained that it would not allow its soil to be used against any neighbor. At the same time, Nepal should make sure that its own national interests are never compromised.
Gaurab Shumsher Thapa
The regional integration initiatives & Nepal
For the small landlocked economies, such as Nepal, regional integration is more of a necessity than a policy option. The ideal way forward for Nepal to gain most out of the economic integration would be to identify the key areas in which Nepal could contribute and facilitate the promotion of those sectors.
Repercussions of extreme materialism through the lens of American history
The invaders started embracing community values that helped them evolve from plunderers to freedom fighters. The alliance of the tribes “Iroquois Federate” became the basis for the government system of US that helped resist tyrannical British power for independence.
Traffic Police in Kathmandu
As busy and hassling as the traffic system in Kathmandu is, the Traffic Police here have to handle an equally strenuous job. Over 1,400 traffic officers in and around the Kathmandu Valley battle against the pestering traffic and air pollution each day.
Menstrual taboo outdated
I have seen my sisters and friends isolated and treated in discriminatory manner during their first menstruation cycle. They were not allowed to look at the sun, to touch water source, flower, fruits, any male family member, nor even hear their voice. The activist may claim the situation has changed and I do agree but still during every month my loved ones turns into untouchables beings.