SPORTS

Virat Kohli emerged as International Cricketer of Year at CEAT Cricket Ratings

India skipper Virat Kohli has emerged as the International Cricketer of the Year at the CEAT Cricket Ratings awards, which were presented in Mumbai last night. The 29-year-old cricketer had a memorable last season with the bat. Batsman Rohit Sharma collected the award on behalf of Kohli. Indian opener Shikhar Dhawan was presented the International … Continue reading Virat Kohli emerged as International Cricketer of Year at CEAT Cricket Ratings

French Open: Jelena Ostapenko makes shock 1st round exit

In French Open Tennis, defending champion Jelena Ostapenko has made a shock first round exit from the second Grand Slam of the season in Paris. The fifth seeded Latvian was stunned by Ukraine’s Kateryna Kozlova, in straight sets, 5-7, 3-6. Seven-time Grand Slam winner Venus Williams, seeded ninth, also bowed out after losing to China’s … Continue reading French Open: Jelena Ostapenko makes shock 1st round exit

Chennai Super Kings beat SRH to win IPL 2018

Such an #Yellove Emotional moment! #SuperChampions #WhistlePodu 🦁💛 pic.twitter.com/8sCIaH7LQE — Chennai Super Kings (@ChennaiIPL) May 27, 2018     Shane Watson was back to his best as the opener’s scintillating unbeaten 117 runs helped Chennai Super Kings lift their third Indian Premier League (IPL) title, thrashing Sunrisers Hyderabad by eight wickets in the summit clash … Continue reading Chennai Super Kings beat SRH to win IPL 2018

Pakistan win first Cricket Test against England by 9 wicket at Lord’s

    Test against England by a convincing nine wicket margin at Lord’s today with more than a day to spare. Set just 64 for victory on the fourth morning, Pakistan finished on 66 for one before lunch to go 1-0 up in the two-match series. Earlier, resuming the day on 235 for six in … Continue reading Pakistan win first Cricket Test against England by 9 wicket at Lord’s

Real Madrid lifts Champions Trophy defeating Liverpool

  Real Madrid has lifted Champions Trophy defeating Liverpool 3-1 in Kiev, Ukraine. A sensational overhead strike from Real Madrid substitute Gareth Bale and two calamitous errors by Liverpool goalkeeper Loris Karius gave the Spanish side a third straight Champions League title in an incident-packed final last night.

Womens World Badminton Championship: Japan’s women clinch Uber.

Japan’s women clinched the Uber Cup, The Womens World Badminton Championship today, defeating Thailand 3-0 in Bangkok, ending a 37-year wait to regain the title. With a team stacked with top ranked players in both the singles and doubles, Japan entered the finals for the first time after stunning China in the semis. It ends … Continue reading Womens World Badminton Championship: Japan’s women clinch Uber.

French Open 2018: Grigor Dimitrov beats Mohammed Safwat

  On the opening day of the French Open tennis championships in Paris today, fourth seed Grigor Dimitrov reached the second round of Men’s singles by defeating Egyptian world number 182 Mohamed Safwat in straight sets 6-1, 6-4, 7-6. Defending champion Rafael Nadal will start his campaign for an 11th Roland Garros title tomorrow. In … Continue reading French Open 2018: Grigor Dimitrov beats Mohammed Safwat

BCCI, UN Environment sign agreement to promote ‘green’ Cricket in India

The BCCI and UN Environment today signed an agreement to promote ‘green’ Cricket in India. BCCI acting secretary Amitabh Choudhary and Erik Solheim, Executive Director of UN Environment, signed a letter of intent at the BCCI headquarters in Mumbai ahead of the IPL final between Chennai Super Kings and Sunrisers Hyderabad. The BCCI in a … Continue reading BCCI, UN Environment sign agreement to promote ‘green’ Cricket in India

IPL Final: Sunrisers Hyderabad set target of 179 runs for Chennai Super Kings

  Hyderabad have set a target of 179 runs for Chennai Super Kings in the IPL final in Mumbai today. Sent in to bat, they made 178 for 6 in the stipulated 20 overs. Chennai are seeking their third IPL title after lifting the same in 2010 and 2011. Sunrisers Hyderabad, on the other hand, … Continue reading IPL Final: Sunrisers Hyderabad set target of 179 runs for Chennai Super Kings

WHO, Russia launch new campaign for football World Cup 2018

  A new video campaign has been launched targeting football fans on the occasion of the World Cup 2018 next month to promote healthier and more active lives. The series of videos have been produced jointly by WHO, Russia’s Ministry of Health and the 2018 World Cup Russia Local Organising Committee. It is one of … Continue reading WHO, Russia launch new campaign for football World Cup 2018

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POLITICS

Mamata Dares PM Modi, Amit Shah to Compete With Her on Chanting Mantras

Accusing the BJP of only playing politics over the Ram Mandir issue, the West Bengal chief minister said her g ...

J&K: Former IAS Shah Faesal launches political party

The new party has been named Jammu and Kashmir Peoples’ Movement and its dominant slogan would be Ab Hawa Ba ...

BJP’s Pramod Sawant to be sworn in as Goa CM today

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SPORTS

India gears up to face Bangladesh in SAFF women football

Biratnagar (Nepal) A confident India is fully geared up to face Bangladesh in the semi final of the SAFF Wo ...

PCB pays over Rs 11 cr as compensation to BCCI after losing case in ICC

  The Pakistan Cricket Board (PCB) has paid 1.6 million US dollars, equivalent to over eleven crores in ...

Gopi Thonakal qualifies for World Athletics Championships

In marathon, India's Asian champion Gopi Thonakal has qualified for the World Athletics Championships to be he ...

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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

AGENCIES   Bollywood actress Priyanka Chopra Jonas has joined international celebrities including Opr ...

Documentary on Menstruation stigma ‘Period’ wins Oscar

  WEB DESK A Netflix documentary Period. End of sentence, on the menstruation taboo in rural India has ...

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