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Sunday, 13 Aug 2017 | Agencies

INDIAN COLTS BAG SERIES AGAINST ENGLAND Brighton: Punjab youngster Shubhman Gill's all-round performance enabled India U-19 thrash their England counterparts by 169 runs to take an unassailable 3-0 lead in the five-match 'Youth ODI' series. Batting first, India colts scored a commanding 327 for 7 in 50 overs riding on Shubhman's...

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Saturday, 12 Aug 2017 | Agencies

India lose to Belgium again New Delhi: The Indian men's hockey team suffered its second successive loss, going down 1-3 to hosts Belgium in Boom for a disappointing end to the first leg of its ongoing tour of Europe. The Red Devils dished out a spirited performance late Thursday...

India aim for clean sweep

Saturday, 12 Aug 2017 | PTI | Kandy

Kohli's boys eye 1st-ever whitewash away from home in 3rd Test Virat Kohli and his men stand on the cusp of history, aiming to become the first Indian team to complete a whitewash in an overseas three-Test series when they meet a below-par Sri Lanka in the third and final match,...

Need consistency in ICC rules: Virat

Saturday, 12 Aug 2017 | PTI | Kandy

Missing the services of premier spinner Ravindra Jadeja due to a suspension, Indian captain Virat Kohli today urged the International Cricket Council (ICC) to be more consistent in implementing rules pertaining to the players' code of conduct. "I think players have to be much more aware going ahead and just hoping...

Kang pips Chopra, enters javelin final

Saturday, 12 Aug 2017 | PTI | LONDON

Unheralded javelin thrower Davinder Singh Kang pipped a more-fancied Neeraj Chopra to become the first Indian to qualify for a Final in this edition of the World Athletics Championship. Kang's participation in the World Championships had been in doubt after he tested positive for marijuana in June but he was named...

‘1st held leather ball at age 20’

Friday, 11 Aug 2017 | PTI | Kandy

Umesh Yadav had no clue what to do with a red SG Test ball when he made his first-class debut at 20 but India's premier fast bowler on Thursday said he always knew that his ability to generate pace would help him measure up at the highest level. Seven years since...

Ashwin, Jadeja likely to be rested for ODI series

Friday, 11 Aug 2017 | PTI | Kandy

Fully aware of spinners' heavy workload during the ongoing Test series against Sri Lanka, the team management and national selectors may rest Ravichandran Ashwin and Ravindra Jadeja from the limited overs matches, starting August 20. It is expected that pacer Mohammed Shami will also be rested from the ODI series as...

180 million people watched Women's World Cup

Friday, 11 Aug 2017 | PTI | Dubai

An estimated 180 million people from across the world watched the recently-concluded ICC Women's World Cup in which the Indian team, led by Mithali Raj, ended runners-up after losing to England. A whopping 156 million people viewed the event in India, of which 80 million was rural reach and 126 million...

Fair is not the only lovely or handsome: Mukund

Friday, 11 Aug 2017 | PTI | New Delhi

Indian cricketer Abhinav Mukund has slammed racial abuse on social media, saying that he has himself been at the receiving end of insults and ridicule for his skin tone. In a statement posted on his Twitter page, Mukund expressed his disappointment at some of messages sent to him targetting his skin...

Kapil raves about India's fast bowling reserves

Friday, 11 Aug 2017 | PTI | Mumbai

Former captain Kapil Dev says India finally possess a bunch of world class pacers and the team could rely on them besides the spinners. In recent times, India pacers have strongly aided the spin duo of Ravichandran Ashwin and Ravindra Jadeja. They have played a key role in the Test team's...

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Govt to unveil new Haj policy this month: Naqvi

13 Aug 2017 | TN RAGHUNATHA | Mumbai

Union Minister of State for Minority Affairs (Independent Charge) Mukhtar Abbas Naqvi on said in Mumbai on Saturday that the Haj Policy-2018 — aimed at making the piligrimage process “transparent” and “smooth” — would be unveiled later this month. Speaking at the 22nd annual Haj orientation camp organised for Haj pilgrims at Haj House in Mumbai, Naqvi said that from the next year, the Haj would be organised as per to...

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GSI to look for limestone deposits in Raigarh dist

19 Aug 2017 | Staff Reporter | Raipur

The Geological Survey of India will carry out assessment of Limestone deposits In Laladhurwa-Jognipali Block of Raigarh district in Chhattisgarh. GSI last year took up assessment of limestone deposits at Birutola-Nawapara-Sohagpur Blocks of Kabirdham district in Chhattisgarh, officials stated...

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