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ICC has finished cricket in last ten years: Shoaib Akhtar

26 May 2020

ICC has finished cricket in last ten years: Shoaib Akhtar

Former Pakistan speedster Shoaib Akhtar slammed the International Cricket Council (ICC) for making the game batting-friendly.

Delhi: 24 test positive for coronavirus at Army's RR Hospital

05 May 2020

Delhi: 24 test positive for coronavirus at Army's RR Hospital

In a worrying series of events, 24 people, including serving personnel, tested positive for coronavirus at Delhi's Army RR Hospital, HT reported on Tuesday.

Coronavirus: CRPF headquarters in Delhi sealed after staff tests positive

03 May 2020

Coronavirus: CRPF headquarters in Delhi sealed after staff tests positive

The headquarters of the Central Reserve Police Force (CRPF) in Delhi have been sealed for sanitization after a staff tested positive for the coronavirus disease (COVID-19).

Happy Birthday Sachin Tendulkar: Here are his best ODI knocks

24 Apr 2020

Happy Birthday Sachin Tendulkar: Here are his best ODI knocks

The greatest ever batsman to have graced the cricket field, Sachin Tendulkar is celebrating his 47th birthday today.

'Would have killed Wasim Akram,' Shoaib Akhtar on match-fixing

21 Apr 2020

'Would have killed Wasim Akram,' Shoaib Akhtar on match-fixing

Former Pakistan bowler Shoaib Akhtar opened up on match-fixing with rising number of cases in the country.

Dhoni should hang boots with dignity, feels Shoaib Akhtar

12 Apr 2020

Dhoni should hang boots with dignity, feels Shoaib Akhtar

Former Pakistan bowler Shoaib Akhtar believes this is the ideal time for Mahendra Singh Dhoni to retire with grace.

Kapil Dev shoots down Shoaib Akhtar's suggestion on Indo-Pak series

09 Apr 2020

Kapil Dev shoots down Shoaib Akhtar's suggestion on Indo-Pak series

Former Indian captain Kapil Dev shot down Shoaib Akhtar's suggestion to have an India-Pakistan series to raise funds which can help in the fight against the coronavirus pandemic.

Wasim Akram terms Pakistan 'Brazil' of cricket

05 Apr 2020

Wasim Akram terms Pakistan 'Brazil' of cricket

Veteran bowler Wasim Akram believes Pakistan is the "Brazil" of cricket in terms of talent.

Javed Akhtar threatened Kangana, said 'apologize' to Hrithik: Rangoli Chandel

19 Feb 2020

Javed Akhtar threatened Kangana, said 'apologize' to Hrithik: Rangoli Chandel

In her latest attack, Kangana Ranaut's sister Rangoli Chandel has claimed that poet/lyricist Javed Akhtar once threatened Kangana Ranaut and asked her to apologize to fellow actor Hrithik Roshan, who the actress infamously had a spat with.

'Taj Mahal 1989' review: Old wine in a new bottle

15 Feb 2020

'Taj Mahal 1989' review: Old wine in a new bottle

A web series with an intriguing title such as Taj Mahal 1989 should ideally have a gratifying sense of connection with either the monument or that decade.

Shoaib Akhtar lashes out at Indian bowlers: Here's why

09 Feb 2020

Shoaib Akhtar lashes out at Indian bowlers: Here's why

Visitors India succumbed to a 22-run defeat in the second of the three-match ODI series against hosts New Zealand in Auckland on Saturday.

Yashasvi Jaiswal garners immense praise from Shoaib Akhtar

05 Feb 2020

Yashasvi Jaiswal garners immense praise from Shoaib Akhtar

Rookie Indian opener Yashasvi Jaiswal scaled new heights with his unbeaten century, as he propelled India U-19 to the final of the ongoing World Cup.

Chris Gayle to play in Everest Premier League: Details here

31 Jan 2020

Chris Gayle to play in Everest Premier League: Details here

Veteran West Indian batsman Chris Gayle is set to extend his freelance project in global T20 leagues.

Here's what Shoaib Akhtar said about Mohammed Shami's tactical bowling

31 Jan 2020

Here's what Shoaib Akhtar said about Mohammed Shami's tactical bowling

India were in a precarious position on Wednesday, as they looked on the verge of losing the third T20I against New Zealand, in Hamilton.

Shabana Azmi is sedated but coherent, says Boney Kapoor

20 Jan 2020

Shabana Azmi is sedated but coherent, says Boney Kapoor

Veteran actress Shabana Azmi, who is currently admitted in the ICU at Mumbai's Kokilaben Dhirubhai Ambani Hospital, is under sedation but coherent and talking normally, shared film producer Boney Kapoor, who visited her at the hospital.

Jeff Bezos calls SRK 'humble'; Khan's response cracks him up

18 Jan 2020

Jeff Bezos calls SRK 'humble'; Khan's response cracks him up

If you've been looking for a lesson in acceptance and self-deprecating humor, learn it from Bollywood superstar Shah Rukh Khan.

Delhi: Jamia's students protest outside V-C Najma Akhtar's office

13 Jan 2020

Delhi: Jamia's students protest outside V-C Najma Akhtar's office

The celebrated Jamia Millia Islamia University in New Delhi witnessed a fresh bout of tension on Monday after dozens of students gheraoed Vice-Chancellor Najma Akhtar's office demanding registration of FIR against police in connection to last month's violence.

Four-day Tests a conspiracy against Asian teams: Shoaib Akhtar

06 Jan 2020

Four-day Tests a conspiracy against Asian teams: Shoaib Akhtar

The cricketing world continues to debate about the efficacy and utility of four-day Tests, as proposed by the International Cricket Council (ICC).

Bollywood-Piyush Goyal meeting: Who attended and who skipped the meet?

06 Jan 2020

Bollywood-Piyush Goyal meeting: Who attended and who skipped the meet?

Last night, the Centre organized a special dinner with Bollywood celebrities as part of its outreach program for the contentious Citizenship Amendment Act.

People call for boycott of Farhan Akhtar's 'Toofan': Here's why

03 Jan 2020

People call for boycott of Farhan Akhtar's 'Toofan': Here's why

Even as Farhan Akhtar shared his much-awaited first look from the upcoming sports film Toofan, a section of netizens wasn't quite pleased with Farhan and his film.

Shoaib Akhtar rates this Indian as 'king of reverse swing'

08 Oct 2019

Shoaib Akhtar rates this Indian as 'king of reverse swing'

The Indian bowling attack has been making headlines of late, especially with the influx of great pacers in the form of Bhuvneshwar Kumar, Jasprit Bumrah and Mohammed Shami.

Umar Akmal reports match-fixing approach in GT20 Canada: Details here

08 Aug 2019

Umar Akmal reports match-fixing approach in GT20 Canada: Details here

Pakistan batsman Umar Akmal has come up with a shocking revelation that he was approached for match-fixing in the ongoing Global T20 Canada.

Elderly man commits suicide over police inaction in registering case

17 Apr 2018

Elderly man commits suicide over police inaction in registering case

A 60-year-old man, who was reportedly upset over police inaction in registering a dowry harassment case against his daughter's in-laws, committed suicide at Purbaliyan village in Uttar Pradesh's Muzaffarnagar district today.

Govt to RS: Over 200 active terrorists in J&K

24 Nov 2016

Govt to RS: Over 200 active terrorists in J&K

The government informed the Rajya Sabha in a written statement that the situation in Jammu and Kashmir is still tense as "nearly 200 terrorists are active in the state."

NIA to expose Pak army's role in terror

07 Nov 2016

NIA to expose Pak army's role in terror

The National Investigation Agency is set to file a chargesheet against Lashkar-e-Taiba terrorist Bahadur Ali, who was captured after the killing of Burhan Wani.

Over 300 terrorists still active: J&K DGP

06 Nov 2016

Over 300 terrorists still active: J&K DGP

Jammu and Kashmir's DGP K Rajendra said the situation in Kashmir is "extremely fragile", adding that over 300 terrorists were still active in the state.

Authorities uncover bigger ISI ring in Pak High Commission

02 Nov 2016

Authorities uncover bigger ISI ring in Pak High Commission

Mehmood Akhtar, the Pakistan High Commission employee who was arrested for espionage has revealed that he was part of larger, more elaborate ISI spy ring.

Pak to withdraw High Commission staffers

01 Nov 2016

Pak to withdraw High Commission staffers

Sources revealed that Pakistan is considering replacing officials from its High Commission in India after several individuals were named by Mehmood Akhtar during his interrogation.

Samajwadi Party aide arrested for espionage

30 Oct 2016

Samajwadi Party aide arrested for espionage

Farhat Khan, the personal assistant to SP Rajya Sabha MP Chaudhary Munawwar Saleem, has been arrested for spying for Pakistan's ISI.

Pak High Commission official expelled for espionage

28 Oct 2016

Pak High Commission official expelled for espionage

Mehmood Akhtar, a visa officer at the Pakistan High Commission has been expelled from the country after being caught buying classified documents about the Indian army.

Pak High Commission staff held for spying

27 Oct 2016

Pak High Commission staff held for spying

A staffer working in the Pakistan High Commission, under Envoy Abdul Basit was held for carrying out espionage activities.

LeT claims responsibility for Uri attacks in posters

25 Oct 2016

LeT claims responsibility for Uri attacks in posters

Posters appeared across streets in Gujranwala, Punjab province, Pakistan depicting the Lashkar-e-Taiba claiming responsibility for the Uri attacks.

A Pakistani spy held in J&K's Samba region

22 Oct 2016

A Pakistani spy held in J&K's Samba region

A Pakistani spy was detained in J&K's Samba sector.

250 terrorists hiding in Kashmir: Intelligence sources

11 Oct 2016

250 terrorists hiding in Kashmir: Intelligence sources

Intelligence sources have told the government that over 250 terrorists are hiding inside the Kashmir valley, awaiting an opportunity to target Indian security forces to avenge the Uri attacks.

Pakistan may activate sleeper cells after surgical strikes

09 Oct 2016

Pakistan may activate sleeper cells after surgical strikes

Experts have stated that Pakistan based terror organizations may activate their sleeper cells in India in the wake of the army's surgical strike across the LoC.