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Canada Open: Six Indian singles players & four doubles pairs enter quarterfinals

Indian shuttlers continued their good run at the Canada Open with six singles players, including Ajay Jayaram and H S Prannoy, and four doubles pairs reaching the quarterfinals of the Grand Prix badminton tournament, in Calgary, CANADA. Top seed Ajay Jayaram brushed aside Austria’s David Obernosterer 21-10, 21-12 to set up a clash with fellow … Continue reading Canada Open: Six Indian singles players & four doubles pairs enter quarterfinals

Ravi Shastri resigns from ICC post

Former India captain and Team Director Ravi Shastri has resigned from his post as media representative in ICC’s prestigious Cricket Committee. Incidentally, the chairman of ICC Cricket Committee is current Team India coach Anil Kumble, who pipped Shastri to the job after getting nod from high profile Cricket Advisory Committee. The official reason is his … Continue reading Ravi Shastri resigns from ICC post

Wales to face Belgium in Euro 2016 quarterfinal

In the ongoing UEFA Euro 2016 quarterfinal matches, Wales to face Belgium tonight. For Wales the match assumes significance as they have not reached a major finals since they were beaten by Brazil in the in the 1958 world cup. Earlier today, Portugal beat Poland 5-3 on penalties after the sides remained 1-1 in regulation … Continue reading Wales to face Belgium in Euro 2016 quarterfinal

India’s Rajput wins silver in ISSF World Cup

Ace shooter Sanjeev Rajput clinched the silver medal for India in men’s 50-metre rifle 3 position event of the ISSF World Cup in Baku, Ajerbaijan . Rajput shot 456.9 to win the silver medal in the last World Cup before the Rio Olympic Games. Croatia’s Petar Gorsa won the gold medal with 457.5, while Hyeonjun … Continue reading India’s Rajput wins silver in ISSF World Cup

Indian team register 2-1 victory over Ireland in six nations invitational Hockey 

In Hockey, Indian men’s team registered a 2-1 victory over Ireland in the Six nations invitational tournament being held in Valencia, Spain. A valiant India rallied from a goal deficit to register a 2-1 win last evening. Ireland took the lead as early as in the fourth minute through Kyle Good’s goal. India equalized the … Continue reading Indian team register 2-1 victory over Ireland in six nations invitational Hockey 

Wimbeldon: Leander Paes to kick off Indian challenge today

In the Wimbledon Tennis Championships, India’s Leander Paes will begin his campaign today in the men’s doubles section with his new partner Marcin Matkowski from Poland. Other Indian in this section is Rohan Bopanna, who will open his campaign later with Romanian partner Florin Mergea. In the men’s singles section, World number one and defending … Continue reading Wimbeldon: Leander Paes to kick off Indian challenge today

Wimbledon Tennis: Serena Williams and Stanislas Wawrinka enter second round

In Wimbledon Tennis Championship, world number one Serena Williams, D. Gavrilova of Australia, C. Mchale of USA, and Kr. Pliskova of Czeck republic have won in the opening rounds of Women’s Singles. Serena is the reigning champion and with 21 Grand Slam titles to her kitty is chasing Steffi Graf’s record of 22 titles. In … Continue reading Wimbledon Tennis: Serena Williams and Stanislas Wawrinka enter second round

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Wimbledon: Novak Djokovic beats Roger Federer in final-set tie-break thriller

Djoker Nole wins his fifth Wimbledon title in an instant classic, defeating Roger Federer 7-6(5), 1-6, 7-6(4), ...

CWC19: ENGLAND WIN WORLD CUP THROUGH SUPER OVER

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Unstoppable Vijender Singh wins 11th US pro bout

Boxer Vijender Singh remained an unstoppable force, clinching a Technical Knockout over Mike Snider on his deb ...

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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

Dangal’ girl Zaira Wasim quits Film World, citing religion

Zaira Wasim WEB DESK National Award-winning actor Zaira Wasim who played an important role in film D ...

‘School ends, learning doesn’t’, says SRK to daughter Suhana Khan who completes graduation

WEB DESK https://www.instagram.com/p/BzQuUA1FF8W/ Shah Rukh Khan’s daughter Suhana Khan is gradu ...

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ART & CULTURE

Noted English writer Amitav Ghosh conferred Jnanpith award

    AMN Renowned English writer Amitav Ghosh was conferred the 54th Jnanpith award for the ...

Sahitya Akademi demands Rs 500/- from children for Workshop

Andalib Akhter / New Delhi India’s premier literary body, the Sahitya Akademi, which gives huge awards, p ...