Deadly chaos at Gaza aid convoy is a symbol of the desperation enveloping the territory

Deadly chaos at Gaza aid convoy is a symbol of the desperation enveloping the territory

Saturday, 02 March 2024 | AP | Rafah (Gaza Strip)

The chaos punctuated by heavy Israeli fire that killed 115 Palestinians trying to get bags of flour from an aid convoy highlights the desperation of the hundreds of thousands struggling to survive amid the devastation of northern Gaza after nearly five months of fighting between Israel and Hamas. Residents say they...

Australia vs New Zealand: Steve Smith out as Australia is 62-1 at lunch on Day 1 of 1st test

Australia vs New Zealand: Steve Smith out as Australia is 62-1 at lunch on Day 1 of 1st test

Thursday, 29 February 2024 | AP | Wellington (New Zealand)

Australia lost the wicket of Steve Smith within sight of lunch Thursday on the first day of the first cricket test against New Zealand. At the break, Usman Khawaja was 28 not out, Marnus Labushagne was 1 and Australia was 62-1. Khawaja and Smith had looked like steering Australia through the first...

Jaiswal rises to 12th, Jurel to 69th in ICC Test rankings

Jaiswal rises to 12th, Jurel to 69th in ICC Test rankings

Wednesday, 28 February 2024 | PTI | Dubai

India's latest batting sensation Yashasvi Jaiswal advanced towards a top-10 spot in the ICC rankings for Test batters by climbing three spots to 12th while his compatriot Dhruv Jurel leapfrogged 31 places to 69th on Wednesday. Jaiswal, who started the series in 69th position, continues his ascent to the top after...

Haaland scores five goals in Man City's 6-2 rout of Luton in the FA Cup

Haaland scores five goals in Man City's 6-2 rout of Luton in the FA Cup

Wednesday, 28 February 2024 | AP | Manchester

Erling Haaland looks determined to make up for lost time. The Norway striker scored five goals to power Manchester City into the quarterfinals of the FA Cup in a 6-2 win against Luton on Tuesday. It was his eighth hat trick in a season-and-a-half with City and the second time he has...

Conway out, Ravindra in for New Zealand ahead of 1st test against Australia

Conway out, Ravindra in for New Zealand ahead of 1st test against Australia

Wednesday, 28 February 2024 | AP | Wellington (New Zealand)

Devon Conway has been ruled out but Rachin Ravindra has been cleared to play for New Zealand in the first cricket test against Australia starting at the Basin Reserve on Thursday. Conway suffered a thumb injury while keeping wicket in the second Twenty20 international between the teams on Friday last week....

Vikramaditya Singh resigns from Sukhu cabinet, says felt humiliated

Vikramaditya Singh resigns from Sukhu cabinet, says felt humiliated

Wednesday, 28 February 2024 | PTI | Shimla

Amid a fresh scramble for power in the state, Himachal Pradesh Public Works Minister Vikramaditya Singh on Wednesday announced his resignation from the Sukhvinder Singh Sukhu cabinet. "I am submitting my resignation to the chief minister and the governor," he told reporters. "There have been attempts to humiliate and undermine me from...

New Zealand fast bowler Neil Wagner retires from test cricket at 37

New Zealand fast bowler Neil Wagner retires from test cricket at 37

Tuesday, 27 February 2024 | AP | Wellington (New Zealand)

The hard-working and durable New Zealand fast bowler Neil Wagner has announced his retirement from test cricket at 37. South Africa-born Wagner played 64 tests for New Zealand and will finish fifth on New Zealand's list of all-time test wicket-takers with 260 at an average of 37. The left-armer likely was not...

Paytm shares hit fresh upper circuit limit; jump 5 pc

Paytm shares hit fresh upper circuit limit; jump 5 pc

Tuesday, 27 February 2024 | PTI | New Delhi

Shares of One97 Communications Ltd, the owner of the Paytm brand, jumped another 5 per cent on Tuesday to hit the highest trading permissible limit for the day. The stock climbed 4.98 per cent to Rs 449.30 -- its upper circuit limit -- on the BSE even after a muted opening...

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