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BCCI should allow Indians to play leagues overseas: Robin Uthappa

22 May 2020

BCCI should allow Indians to play leagues overseas: Robin Uthappa

Indian batsman Robin Uthappa has urged the Board of Control for Cricket in India (BCCI) to allow participation in foreign leagues.

Chelsea extend Olivier Giroud's contract until 2020-21

21 May 2020

Chelsea extend Olivier Giroud's contract until 2020-21

Premier League side Chelsea have taken up an option to extend Olivier Giroud's contract, keeping the France striker at Stamford Bridge until the end of the 2020-21 season.

Best FIFA Football Awards ceremony has been postponed: Details here

16 May 2020

Best FIFA Football Awards ceremony has been postponed: Details here

FIFA's The Best awards ceremony, scheduled to be held in Milan on September 21, has been postponed amid the coronavirus pandemic, world football's governing body confirmed.

Coronavirus: India's tally crosses 70,000; death toll reaches 2,294

12 May 2020

Coronavirus: India's tally crosses 70,000; death toll reaches 2,294

India on Monday reported nearly 3,600 new cases of COVID-19 taking its total tally past the 70,000-mark.

Former Pakistan captain Sana Mir announces retirement

25 Apr 2020

Former Pakistan captain Sana Mir announces retirement

Former Pakistan captain Sana Mir has announced retirement from international cricket with immediate effect.

I stand a good chance in returning for T20Is: Karthik

16 Apr 2020

I stand a good chance in returning for T20Is: Karthik

Senior wicket-keeper batsman Dinesh Karthik is upbeat about making a comeback to the Indian cricket team in the shortest format.

Robin Uthappa is still eyeing a national comeback

07 Apr 2020

Robin Uthappa is still eyeing a national comeback

Indian batsman Robin Uthappa believes he still has a lot of cricket left in him, despite being out of action for long.

Manchester United agree fee with Inter Milan for Ashley Young

17 Jan 2020

Manchester United agree fee with Inter Milan for Ashley Young

Manchester United's captain Ashley Young is set to join Inter Milan with both clubs agreeing a £1.28 million fee for the versatile player.

Vernon Philander set to retire: A look at his achievements

24 Dec 2019

Vernon Philander set to retire: A look at his achievements

Veteran South Africa all-rounder Vernon Philander has announced his impending retirement from international cricket.

NBA: Ranking the top five players for the upcoming season

11 Oct 2019

NBA: Ranking the top five players for the upcoming season

The National Basketball Association (NBA) is all set to grip the world in basketball fever again, as the upcoming 2019-20 season kicks in from October 22.

Lionel Messi wins best men's player of the year award

24 Sep 2019

Lionel Messi wins best men's player of the year award

Barcelona superstar Lionel Messi edged out Virgil van Dijk and Cristiano Ronaldo to win the best men's player at the Best FIFA Football Awards in Milan.

Afghanistan star Mohammad Nabi to retire from Test cricket

06 Sep 2019

Afghanistan star Mohammad Nabi to retire from Test cricket

Veteran Afghanistan all-rounder Mohammad Nabi is set to retire after the ongoing Test match against Bangladesh.

Sonam Kapoor has iodine deficiency: Here's how to prevent it

25 Aug 2019

Sonam Kapoor has iodine deficiency: Here's how to prevent it

Bollywood diva Sonam Kapoor has revealed that she has an iodine deficiency.

For bat incident, BJP may send notice to Akash Vijayvargiya

04 Jul 2019

For bat incident, BJP may send notice to Akash Vijayvargiya

Akash Vijayvargiya, who thought it was absolutely fine to thrash a civic official, could soon receive a showcause notice from his party BJP.

Payal Rohtagi calls Chhatrapati Shivaji 'shudra', sparks controversy, apologizes

05 Jun 2019

Payal Rohtagi calls Chhatrapati Shivaji 'shudra', sparks controversy, apologizes

Actress Payal Rohtagi seems to have gone into an overdrive to dissect history, draw her own conclusions, and then land in controversies.

#NewsBytesExclusive: Wriddhiman Saha on Test selection, World Cup and more

05 Jun 2019

#NewsBytesExclusive: Wriddhiman Saha on Test selection, World Cup and more

Veteran wicket-keeper batsman Wriddhiman Saha has battled past the injury cloud that hampered his career in 2018.

Over Rs. 4cr raised for 13-year-old Indian-American hate crime victim

09 May 2019

Over Rs. 4cr raised for 13-year-old Indian-American hate crime victim

Around Rs. 4.2 crore has been raised via a GoFundMe page for the treatment of an Indian-American hate crime victim, Dhriti Narayan, who was plowed down by a motorist in Sunnyvale, California, on April 23.

New Zealand beat Bangladesh in third ODI: Here're records broken

20 Feb 2019

New Zealand beat Bangladesh in third ODI: Here're records broken

New Zealand thrashed Bangladesh in the third ODI match played in Dunedin on Wednesday.

Vine, HQ Trivia co-founder dies at 34; drug overdose suspected

17 Dec 2018

Vine, HQ Trivia co-founder dies at 34; drug overdose suspected

Colin Kroll, the co-founder of video hosting service Vine and popular iPhone game HQ Trivia, was found dead in his New York City apartment on Sunday, apparently as a result of a drug overdose.

2020 World T20 might be my last: Faf du Plessis

17 Nov 2018

2020 World T20 might be my last: Faf du Plessis

South Africa cricket team skipper, Faf du Plessis has revealed that he will be drawing curtains on his T20I career after the ICC World Twenty20 in 2020.

Delhi: 34-year-old man arrested for hacking minor girl to death

27 Oct 2018

Delhi: 34-year-old man arrested for hacking minor girl to death

A 34-year-old man was arrested for allegedly hacking to death a minor girl in Outer Delhi, police said yesterday.

Mohammad Ashraful eyes comeback after 5-year ban ends

13 Aug 2018

Mohammad Ashraful eyes comeback after 5-year ban ends

Former Bangladesh skipper Mohammad Ashraful is eyeing a comeback to the national team after serving his five-year ban.

Know the contenders for Indian women's cricket team coach

09 Aug 2018

Know the contenders for Indian women's cricket team coach

The Indian women's cricket team will have a new coach soon as 20 names have been shortlisted.

Delhi: Man murders wife on her birthday,2-year-old son sole witness

02 Aug 2018

Delhi: Man murders wife on her birthday,2-year-old son sole witness

This Delhi woman wasn't expecting a 'gift' like this on her birthday.

Who have been India's best track and field athletes?

13 Jul 2018

Who have been India's best track and field athletes?

India's 18-year-old track athlete Hima Das became the latest sporting sensation after she bagged the gold medal yesterday.

FIFA World Cup 2018: All the latest news and updates

01 Jul 2018

FIFA World Cup 2018: All the latest news and updates

FIFA World Cup 2018, in Russia, continues to progress further with two round-of-16 matches already over.

US-man bashes mother's head with baseball-bat, burns body in backyard

12 Jun 2018

US-man bashes mother's head with baseball-bat, burns body in backyard

A 34-year-old man in Connecticut, US, has confessed to gruesomely murdering his mother: he bashed her head and face with a baseball bat, then burned her body in the backyard for eight hours.

Discus thrower Vikas Gowda bids adieu

30 May 2018

Discus thrower Vikas Gowda bids adieu

Indian athlete Vikas Gowda announced his retirement on Wednesday, just three months ahead on the 2018 Asian Games.

Know where Andres Iniesta will ply his trade next

24 May 2018

Know where Andres Iniesta will ply his trade next

Spanish legend Andres Iniesta, who bid farewell to boyhood club Barcelona last week, has decided on where he will play next.

Watch: Priyanka tries her luck at Bihu dance in Assam

29 Apr 2018

Watch: Priyanka tries her luck at Bihu dance in Assam

Priyanka Chopra recently flew to Assam to shoot a new promotional video for the state's tourism department.

Bengaluru businessman duped of Rs. 60 lakh by online 'lover'

15 Apr 2018

Bengaluru businessman duped of Rs. 60 lakh by online 'lover'

Cyber cops are on the lookout for a woman, accused of robbing a Bengaluru-based businessman of Rs. 60 lakh.

Commonwealth Games: Sushil Kumar bags gold at Gold Coast

12 Apr 2018

Commonwealth Games: Sushil Kumar bags gold at Gold Coast

Two-time Olympic-medalist Sushil Kumar won his third consecutive gold medal at the Commonwealth Games after a comprehensive win over South Africa's Johannes Botha in the final of the 74kg wrestling event.

Dale Steyn to have a stint with Hampshire

01 Apr 2018

Dale Steyn to have a stint with Hampshire

South Africa veteran pacer Dale Steyn is looking for a desperate return to the national team after not being part of the side in the past two seasons due to injuries.

Sushil Kumar's name missing from entry list on CWG website

30 Mar 2018

Sushil Kumar's name missing from entry list on CWG website

The 2018 Commonwealth Games are just 5 days away and ace Indian wrestler Sushil Kumar's name has gone missing from the official entry list on the Gold Coast 2018 website.

Most Test Centuries: Top 5 players in the current lot

23 Mar 2018

Most Test Centuries: Top 5 players in the current lot

NZ skipper Kane Williamson scored his 18th Test hundred on Day 2 of the first Test against England.

Ace wrestler Sushil Kumar plays down retirement talks

03 Mar 2018

Ace wrestler Sushil Kumar plays down retirement talks

Two-time Olympic medal winner Sushil Kumar has played down the possibility of retiring from the sport as of now.

Time up for injury prone Dale Steyn?

09 Jan 2018

Time up for injury prone Dale Steyn?

South Africa have been dealt a massive blow after pace spearhead Dale Steyn was ruled out of the remainder of the three-match Test series against India. He had damaged the tissue on his left heel on the second day of the opening Test.

Hurun India Rich List: Patanjali's Balkrishna ranked 8th richest person

26 Sep 2017

Hurun India Rich List: Patanjali's Balkrishna ranked 8th richest person

Patanjali Ayurved's Acharya Balkrishna made a surprise entry into the "top 10" of the Hurun India Rich List 2017.

India issues advisory after three Zika cases in Gujarat

30 May 2017

India issues advisory after three Zika cases in Gujarat

On May 26, India confirmed three cases of Zika in Ahmedabad, which were reported sometime during November'16-February'17.

Burnley player Joey Barton handed 18-month football ban for betting

26 Apr 2017

Burnley player Joey Barton handed 18-month football ban for betting

Burnley midfielder Joey Barton was handed an 18-month ban from football by the Football Association (FA).