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Coronavirus outbreak: ICC Women's World Cup Qualifier postponed

12 May 2020

Coronavirus outbreak: ICC Women's World Cup Qualifier postponed

The upcoming ICC Women's World Cup Qualifier has been postponed due to coronavirus pandemic.

All you should know about ICC Under-19 World Cup 2020

10 Jan 2020

All you should know about ICC Under-19 World Cup 2020

The next edition of the ICC Under-19 World Cup would be held this year, from January 17 to February 9, in South Africa.

Netherlands win 2019 ICC World Twenty20 Qualifier trophy: Details here

03 Nov 2019

Netherlands win 2019 ICC World Twenty20 Qualifier trophy: Details here

The Netherlands sealed the 2019 ICC World Twenty20 Qualifier title with a seven-wicket victory over Papua New Guinea at the Dubai International Cricket Stadium.

Meet the nations which have qualified for ICC World T20

31 Oct 2019

Meet the nations which have qualified for ICC World T20

A total of 16 teams are set to battle it out for the 2020 ICC T20 World Cup to be held in Australia next year.

This wristband is saving lives of thousands of babies

26 Mar 2019

This wristband is saving lives of thousands of babies

Every year, an estimated 15 million babies are born prematurely around the globe.

Wondering where Abhinandan Varthaman got indomitable strength from? His mother

03 Mar 2019

Wondering where Abhinandan Varthaman got indomitable strength from? His mother

Wing Commander Abhinandan Varthaman returned to his motherland on Friday after spending almost three days in Pakistan's captivity.

Singapore summit: Pence, Modi to discuss bilateral relationship, defense cooperation

11 Nov 2018

Singapore summit: Pence, Modi to discuss bilateral relationship, defense cooperation

US Vice President Mike Pence and PM Narendra Modi would discuss India-US defense cooperation and bilateral relationship during their meeting in Singapore next week, the White House said yesterday.

US Vice President Pence to meet PM Modi next week

09 Nov 2018

US Vice President Pence to meet PM Modi next week

US Vice President Mike Pence would meet Prime Minister Narendra Modi during his four-nation trip next week.

Global Liveability Index: Vienna goes top, replaces Melbourne

14 Aug 2018

Global Liveability Index: Vienna goes top, replaces Melbourne

The Austrian capital of Vienna has leapfrogged Australia's Melbourne to become the world's most pleasant city to live in.

Women's cricket: India face New Zealand in World T20 opener

25 Jun 2018

Women's cricket: India face New Zealand in World T20 opener

The Indian women's cricket team will begin their ICC Women's World T20 campaign against New Zealand.

Cricket legend Sunil Gavaskar supports 10-team World Cup

19 Jun 2018

Cricket legend Sunil Gavaskar supports 10-team World Cup

Former Indian captain Sunil Gavaskar has voiced out his support for a 10-nation ICC World Cup.

21st Commonwealth Games: Sanjita Chanu hands India 2nd gold medal

06 Apr 2018

21st Commonwealth Games: Sanjita Chanu hands India 2nd gold medal

Weightlifter Sanjita Chanu notched an impressive show in the 21st Commonwealth Games being held at Gold Coast.

CWG Day 1 Round-up: India win in badminton, table tennis

05 Apr 2018

CWG Day 1 Round-up: India win in badminton, table tennis

The first day of the 21st Commonwealth Games went well for the Indian contingent.

6.4 magnitude quakes strikes Indonesia, tsunami alert issued briefly

26 Mar 2018

6.4 magnitude quakes strikes Indonesia, tsunami alert issued briefly

A 6.4 magnitude quake shook eastern Indonesia this morning. A tsunami alert was issued, but it stayed active briefly.

ICC 2019 World Cup Qualifiers: Tournament Preview

03 Mar 2018

ICC 2019 World Cup Qualifiers: Tournament Preview

The ICC 2019 World Cup Qualifiers are set to begin on March 4, Sunday with 10 teams participating in the event.

7.5-magnitude quake hits energy-rich Papua New Guinea, oil-and-gas operations suspended

26 Feb 2018

7.5-magnitude quake hits energy-rich Papua New Guinea, oil-and-gas operations suspended

A powerful 7.5 magnitude earthquake hit Papua New Guinea early this morning, halting operations in the energy-rich interiors.

Under-19 WC Final: 5 Indian players to watch out for

02 Feb 2018

Under-19 WC Final: 5 Indian players to watch out for

India colts are set to face their biggest test when they lock horns with Australia for U-19 World Cup trophy on Saturday.

Lloyd Pope, the next Shane Warne?

23 Jan 2018

Lloyd Pope, the next Shane Warne?

18-year-old Australian leg spinner, Lloyd Pope has been the toast of the cricketing world for his record-breaking 8/35 figures at the ongoing ICC U-19 World Cup.

West Indies to host 2018 ICC Women's World T20

23 Jan 2018

West Indies to host 2018 ICC Women's World T20

The Caribbean is all set to host the 2018 edition of the Women's World T20.

U-19 World Cup: India secure World Cup quarter-final's berth

16 Jan 2018

U-19 World Cup: India secure World Cup quarter-final's berth

The boys in blue have secured themselves a place in the quarterfinals of the Under-19 World Cup in New Zealand with a 10 wicket thrashing of Papua New Guinea.

ICC U-19 World Cup: Summary, teams and format

10 Jan 2018

ICC U-19 World Cup: Summary, teams and format

With its reach being close to 1.3 billion viewers, ICC U-19 World Cup is set to be the most widely watched edition in the tournament history.

Papua New Guinea police enter controversial former Australia-run detention centre

23 Nov 2017

Papua New Guinea police enter controversial former Australia-run detention centre

Police in Papua New Guinea (PNG) have entered a controversial former offshore detention center run by Australia to evict asylum seekers.

US to resettle 50 refugees from Australia's controversial offshore centers

20 Sep 2017

US to resettle 50 refugees from Australia's controversial offshore centers

A group of 50 refugees housed in Australia's controversial offshore detention centers in Nauru and Papua New Guinea (PNG), are the first to be accepted by the US under a resettlement deal.

US to soon decide on resettling Australia's Manus Island detainees

17 Jun 2017

US to soon decide on resettling Australia's Manus Island detainees

As the Australian government prepares to close down its detention centre in Manus Island, US is set to decide soon on whether they would take the detainees in, as per the terms of a previous agreement.

Australia pays $53 million compensation for harsh asylum policy

15 Jun 2017

Australia pays $53 million compensation for harsh asylum policy

Australian government has decided to pay $53 million in compensation to the asylum-seekers whom it kept detained at the Manus Island in Papua New Guinea (PNG) between 2012-16 under harsh conditions.

Plastic currency notes - RBI to begin field trials soon

22 Mar 2017

Plastic currency notes - RBI to begin field trials soon

The Reserve Bank of India (RBI) is planning to introduce new Rs 10 plastic currency notes on trial basis from September.

Indian team qualifies for 2017 ICC Women's World Cup

17 Feb 2017

Indian team qualifies for 2017 ICC Women's World Cup

Indian women booked their place in the upcoming 2017 ICC Women's World Cup as they thrashed Bangladesh in the Super Six stage of the qualifying tournament.

Indian women begin with an impressive victory against Sri Lanka

07 Feb 2017

Indian women begin with an impressive victory against Sri Lanka

Indian women's cricket team began their World Cup qualifying campaign by comfortably beating the hosts, Sri Lanka.