SPORTS

India inflicts crushing defeat on Sri Lanka in fourth ODI

Colombo India stomped over Sri Lanka to beat them by a mammoth 168 runs in the fourth match of the ongoing five match One Day international (ODI) series at the R Premadasa Stadium here Thursday . Winning the toss, skipper Virat Kohli decided to bat first. Earlier Virat Kohli and Rohit Sharma produced sublime centuries … Continue reading India inflicts crushing defeat on Sri Lanka in fourth ODI

Hockey India name 28 member Jr women’s core group

  Hockey India on Thursday named a 28-member core group for the junior women’s national camp, which will begin on September 3 in Bhopal to prepare the team for the Australian Hockey League. The core group will be trained by Baljeet Singh Saini, the coach of junior women’s squad during the 20-day camp. The players … Continue reading Hockey India name 28 member Jr women’s core group

Indian Junior Players League T20 to be played in  Dubai from 19 September

    By Harpal Singh Bedi / New Delhi The inaugural season of the Indian Junior Player League T20 (IJPL T20) will be held in Dubai’s state-of-the-art International Cricket Stadium, from September 19-29,   Talking to media persons here today former test opener  Gautam Gambhir,who is  brand ambassdor of the  IJPL T20  said, “The  tournament  … Continue reading Indian Junior Players League T20 to be played in  Dubai from 19 September

Amritpal Singh becomes first Indian to be signed by Australian basketball team

The captain of the Indian basketball team, Amritpal Singh scripted history by becoming the first Indian-born player to be picked up by an Australian NBL team. He had earlier been a part of the four-member Indian contingent of Amjyot Singh, Yadwinder Singh and Vishesh Bhriguvanshi, who had been a part of the National Basketball League … Continue reading Amritpal Singh becomes first Indian to be signed by Australian basketball team

Boxing: Gaurav Bidhuri to clash with American Duke Regan in semi-finals

AMN / At the World Boxing Championships in Hamburg, Germany, India’s Gaurav Bidhuri will clash with American Duke Regan today in the semi-finals in the bantam weight (56kg) category. If he wins his semi-final, he will become the first Indian boxer to win a medal better than bronze at the prestigious championships. There were only … Continue reading Boxing: Gaurav Bidhuri to clash with American Duke Regan in semi-finals

Bangladesh have gained the upper hand in the opening Cricket Test against Australia.

On the second day of the match at Dhadka toay, the hosts dismissed the visitors for 217 in their first innings after they had resumed the day at their overnight score of 18 for 3. For Bangladesh, Shakib Al Hasan claimed five wickets while off-spinner Mehedi Hasan took three wickets. After obtaining a first innings … Continue reading Bangladesh have gained the upper hand in the opening Cricket Test against Australia.

President Presents National Sports and Adventure Awards

AMN   The President of India, Ram Nath Kovind presented the National Sports & Adventure Awards at a function held at Rashtrapati Bhavan today (August 29, 2017). 14 young sports achievers also attended the ceremony. Four of them are gold medalists from the Asian School Championships for Athletics 2015, 1 gold medalist from the Asian … Continue reading President Presents National Sports and Adventure Awards

INDvsAUS: Ranchi test ends in draw

The Ranchi Cricket test match between India and Australia has ended in a draw. Australia were 204 for 6 in their second innings against India at stumps on the final day of today. Peter Handscomb remained unbeaten on 72, while Shaun Marsh made 53. For India, Ravindra Jadeja took 4 wickets. Australia had made 451 … Continue reading INDvsAUS: Ranchi test ends in draw

Roger Federer wins ATP Indian Wells Masters title

Roger Federer added another feather in his hat yesterday by winning the ATP Indian Wells Masters title. Federer claimed a record-equalling fifth title at Indian Wells, continuing his career resurgence with a 6-4, 7-5 victory over Stan Wawrinka. Federer was sidelined some six months after knee surgery last year. He returned to win his 18th … Continue reading Roger Federer wins ATP Indian Wells Masters title

Day 4, Ranchi Test: India to resume their first innings at overnight score of 360/6

In Cricket, India will resume their first innings at the overnight score of 360 for 6 against Australia on Day 4 of the Ranchi Test today. At the close of play yesterday, Cheteshwar Pujara on 130 and Wriddhiman Saha on 18 were at the crease, with the hosts still trailing by 91 runs in the … Continue reading Day 4, Ranchi Test: India to resume their first innings at overnight score of 360/6

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POLITICS

BJP website goes live with a tagline — Phir Ek Baar Modi Sarkar

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SPORTS

Prajnesh makes it to Miami Masters main draw

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Mandhana, Jhulan at top of ICC Women’s ODI Rankings

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India crash out of Asia Mixed Team Badminton Championships

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MARQUEE

116-year-old Japanese woman is oldest person in world

  AMN A 116-year-old Japanese woman has been honoured as the world's oldest living person by Guinness ...

Centre approves Metro Rail Project for City of Taj Mahal, Agra

6 Elevated and 7 Underground Stations along 14 KmTaj East Gate corridor 14 Stations all elevated along 15.40 ...

CINEMA /TV/ ART

Priyanka Chopra is among world powerful women

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Documentary on Menstruation stigma ‘Period’ wins Oscar

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