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An encore at the Bullring after 11 years
Virat Kohli almost touched the sky when he leapt for joy. The victory here meant so much for an evolving Indian team and him. I...
ICC U-19 cricket World Cup: We need support of all 15 players:Prithvi Shaw
Having finished the group stages with three impressive wins. India are one of the firm favourites to lift the ICC U-19 World Cup and captain Prith...
Pro Wrestling League’s Veer Marathas emerge from WhatsApp group, make history
In an era of changing mores and social media, the Pro Wrestling League (PWL) has created history by managing to raise a team worth...
Simona Halep, world number one, enters Australian Open Tennis quarterfinals
World number one Simona Halep proved too experienced for Japan’s rising star Naomi Osaka as she eased into the Australian Open qua...
Jallikattu death toll reaches 4 as more spectators killed in Tamil Nadu
(News Agencies) Three people were killed during two separate Jallikattu events in Tamil Nadu on Tuesday, taking the death toll rel...
EPL: Manchester United wins 4-2 against Watford
So often lauded for its defensive strength, Manchester United issued another reminder of its attacking talent by scoring four goa...
Bonding among the openers is helping the team: Vijay
Competition among the openers is good for the team and M. Vijay welcomed it as he praised colleagues K.L. Rahul and Shikhar Dh...
Baku and MaBaku and Madrid bid to host 2019 Champions League finaldrid bid to host 2019 Champions League final
Azerbaijan's capital Baku is vying with Madrid to host the 2019 Champions League final, European soccer's governing body UEFA said on Friday. Baku'...
Kalinga Lancers score narrow win over Punjab Warriors, lead points table
Kalinga Lancers eked out a close 6-5 win over Jaypee Punjab Warriors, their first-ever victory against the defending champions, to jump to the top of ...
Mahesh Bhupathi’s firm bags apparel contract
Mahesh Bhupathi’s impact on the Davis Cup team has come about before he is expected to step in as captain of the team. Shortly before the ongoing firs...
Kevin Pietersen rules himself out of Indian Premier League (IPL)
Explosive former-England batsman Kevin Pietersen has ruled himself out of the upcoming Indian Premier League (IPL) auction and thus won’t be a partici...
Despite roll back, BCCI will earn around Rs 2,500 crore
Why is this ICC’s Dubai meeting on revenue sharing extremely crucial for India? The major agenda in the ICC meet is about abolishing what has come ...
Frenemies In Need
Fresh from conquering the bonsai red fortress of Tripura and bringing down Lenin’s statue, nothing, it seems, can dampen the spiri...
X Files: Karma Or Karti
Behind the arrest of Karti Chidambaram is a sordid tale of ambition, greed and betrayal at multiple levels—and also the launch o...
“International Women’s Day Celebration in Greater New York”
Bruhud New York Seniors and SCC VTNY of leaders Gopi Udeshi, Kamini Shah and Hema Shah, Event organized on Friday March 9, 2018 a...
BJP loses Gorakhpur, Phulpur bypolls; leaders say SP-BSP factor underestimated
In a major political upset, Samajwadi Party (SP) candidates supported by the Bahujan Samaj Party on Wednesday defeated candidates ...
The safety of our journalists can never be compromised
In 2017, India slipped three spots to 136 in the World Freedom Index (Reporters without Borders, 2017). While we consider our medi...
State-run banks must be privatised
From 1947 to 1955, 361 private banks in India had failed, leaving depositors in the lurch. On the midnight of July 19, 1969, 14 of...
Our Very Own Nadir Shahs
Eighteen decades ago, in or around 1840, Calcutta saw the subcontinent’s first bank scam. It was by a duo—one of them businessman ...
Tax officials raid properties linked to wealthy Gupta family
(News Agencies) New Delhi : Indian tax inspectors raided on Tuesday premises of the Gupta family at the centre of a corruption sc...
Collect passport details of big borrowers in 45 days, finance ministry tells banks
(News Agencies) New Delhi : The Finance Ministry has directed state-owned banks to obtain passport details of all borrowers, who h...
Dawood keen to return to India
(News Agencies) New Delhi: A well-known criminal lawyer recently said fugitive mafia don Dawood Ibrahim Kaskar is reportedly "kee...
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