Rugby bottom tackle trials to expand in New Zealand

New Zealand Rugby will expand below-the-chest tryouts to all public competitions next year as part of an effort to minimize the risk of concussions in the sport. During the course of the trial, the first tackler will be required to attack the belly area below the sternum, while the second tackler will still be able


Iran has filed charges against 1,000 people in connection with the unrest in Tehran and is reportedly planning to hold public trials.

Iran’s uncompromising judiciary will hold public trials of 1,000 people charged with unrest in Tehran, a semi-official news agency said Monday, stepping up efforts to quell weeks of protests sparked by the death of Mahsa Amini while in police custody. One of the boldest challenges to Iran’s clerical leaders since the 1979 Islamic Revolution. The