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India need draw against Netherlands to enter Champions Trophy hockey final

India would look for at least a draw against hosts the Netherlands in their last round robin hockey match in Breda tomorrow. The result will be enough for the eight-time Olympic champions to grab a second consecutive final spot at the Champions Trophy tournament. India are currently placed second in the standings with seven points … Continue reading India need draw against Netherlands to enter Champions Trophy hockey final

FIFA World cup: All berths booked for Round of Sixteen stage

After sixteen days of exciting football in the group matches, FIFA’s 21st quadrennial juggernaut now enters the Round of Sixteen stage. The line-up for the knockout round was completed yesterday, when Colombia and Japan qualified from Group H. The knockout round is the second and final stage of the competition, following the group stage. It … Continue reading FIFA World cup: All berths booked for Round of Sixteen stage

PV Sindhu, Kidambi Srikanth enter Semifinals of Malaysia Open

India’s PV Sindhu and Kidambi Srikant have stormed into the semifinals of the Malaysia Open Badminton. In Kuala Lumpur today, in women’s singles quarterfinal, third seed Sindhu beat Olympic champion Carolina Marin of Spain 22-20, 21-19. In the semifinal, Sindhu will face top seed Chinese Taipei’s Tai Tzu Ying on Saturday. In men’s singles quarterfinal, … Continue reading PV Sindhu, Kidambi Srikanth enter Semifinals of Malaysia Open

FIFA 2018: Columbia, Japan enter last 16 to complete line up for knockout

At the FIFA World Cup in Russia, Colombia and Japan advanced to the last sixteen round yesterday. Their progress also completed the line-up the for the knockout stage. At Samara, Colombia beat Senegal by a solitary goal in a Group H fixture. The all-important goal came through a powerful header from Barcelona’s Yerry Mina in … Continue reading FIFA 2018: Columbia, Japan enter last 16 to complete line up for knockout

India and Belgium play out 1-1 draw in Champions Trophy Hockey

In the Champions Trophy hockey tournament, India conceded a late goal to settle for a 1-1 draw with Belgium at Breda in Netherlands last night. India scored an early goal through a penalty corner conversion by Harmanpreet Singh and managed to hold to the lead till the 59th minute before Loick Luypaert dashed their hopes. … Continue reading India and Belgium play out 1-1 draw in Champions Trophy Hockey

FIFA World Cup: Colombia Beat Senegal 1-0 To Qualify -16

  A powerful header from Barcelona’s Yerry Mina fired Colombia into the last 16 of the World Cup with a 1-0 win over Group H rivals Senegal, who crashed out due to a poorer disciplinary record than Japan. Colombia and Japan will play either England or Belgium, who were playing later Thursday. Yerry Mina heads … Continue reading FIFA World Cup: Colombia Beat Senegal 1-0 To Qualify -16

India beat Ireland by 76 runs in opening T20 at Dublin

  India beat Ireland by a whopping 76 runs in the opening T20 International at Dublin last night. Riding on a 160-run stand between openers Shikhar Dhawan and Rohit Sharma, India posted a target of 209 against Ireland. Rohit Sharma scored 97 off 61 balls whereas Shikhar Dhawan smashed 74 in 45 balls. In reply, … Continue reading India beat Ireland by 76 runs in opening T20 at Dublin

FIFA World Cup: Todays Event -Senegal to take on Colombia, Japan to clash with Poland

Panama to meet Tunisia, England to play against Belgium   In the FIFA World Cup, 14 of the 16 knock-out berths have been decided, and two will be determined today when Senegal take on Colombia in Samara, and Japan clash with Poland in Volgograd in Group-H. Both matches will kick off at 7:30 PM. In … Continue reading FIFA World Cup: Todays Event -Senegal to take on Colombia, Japan to clash with Poland

Saina Nehwal crashes out of Malaysian open Badminton

  In Badminton, India’s Saina Nehwal, crashed out of Malaysian open Badminton. In the women’s singles competition, former world number one and Olympic medallist Nehwal lost to world number 2, Japan’s Akane Yamaguchi in straight sets. Saina went down 15-21, 13-21 to Yamaguchi in 36 minutes at the Axiata Arena in Bukit Jalil, Kuala Lumpur … Continue reading Saina Nehwal crashes out of Malaysian open Badminton

FIFA world cup: round up June 27

The last couple of days have been nothing but dramatic… Who's ready to do it all again? pic.twitter.com/P72pxbjNka — FIFA World Cup 🏆 (@FIFAWorldCup) June 27, 2018   In the ongoing FIFA World Cup, Argentina and Denmark have become the latest teams to qualify for the knockout round. In matches played last night, Argentina beat … Continue reading FIFA world cup: round up June 27

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ART & CULTURE

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MARQUEE

Qutub Minar glitters amid LED illumination

  QUTUB MINAR Staff Reporter / New Delhi The historic Qutb Minar came alive ...

1 Kg Of Rare Assam Tea Sold For Rs. 70,500

AMN / GUWAHATI A rare variety of tea in Assam was auctioned for Rs. 70, 501 a kg at the Guwahati Tea Auctio ...

CINEMA /TV/ ART

Khasi cinema flies high; Iewduh wins Busan award, Lorni in Tallinn Competition

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