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Yogi talks tough, says rioters will be punished; threatens auction of property

India | Dec 19, 2019, 07:10 PM IST

Uttar Pradesh Chief Minister Yogi Adityanath said on Thursday his government will take "revenge" on those involved in the violence over the amended Citizenship Act by auctioning their property to compensate for the losses.

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Rajat Sharma takes charge as DDCA president after ombudsman's order

Cricket | Nov 18, 2019, 06:21 PM IST

Rajat Sharma on Monday assumed the charge of the office of president of DDCA after ombudsman Justice (Retired) Badar Durrez Ahmed put his and other officials' resignations on hold.

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Women's World Boxing C'ships: Jamuna Boro settles for bronze medal

Other Sports | Oct 12, 2019, 07:53 PM IST

Jamuna Boro lost her semifinal match against Huang Hsiao-Wen of Chinese Taipei and will settle for a bronze medal.


CoA grants Cricket Association of Uttrakhand full member status in BCCI

Cricket | Aug 14, 2019, 04:59 PM IST

The association has also been asked to appoint an electoral officer and conduct elections in accordance with the approved constitution by September 14.

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Adil Rashid ruled out of England's domestic season with shoulder injury

Cricket | Aug 10, 2019, 12:58 PM IST

The 31-year-old Adil Rashid played every game for England in the World Cup but, needed an injection to manage the pain.

Ashes 2019 | Tim Paine would be silly to not take Steve Smith's advice: Ricky Ponting

Ashes 2019 | Tim Paine would be silly to not take Steve Smith's advice: Ricky Ponting

Cricket | Aug 04, 2019, 05:28 PM IST

Ponting's comments came in after Smith was seen offering advice to bowlers and discussing with Paine on numerous occasions during the first Ashes Test match. 

Ashes 1st Test: James Anderson to not bowl in final innings against Australia

Ashes 1st Test: James Anderson to not bowl in final innings against Australia

Cricket | Aug 04, 2019, 04:43 PM IST

He had left the field after experiencing tightness in his right calf on the first day of the Test match and he underwent a scan.


Brazilian police finish investigation of rape accusation against Neymar, report to be released on Tuesday

Football | Jul 30, 2019, 08:53 AM IST

Brazilian model Najila Trindade has accused the 27-year-old striker of raping her in a Paris hotel in May. He denied the accusation and says their relations were consensual.

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One-off Test: Woakes, Broad help hosts survive scare as England humble Ireland at Lord's

Cricket | Jul 26, 2019, 08:47 PM IST

Chris Woakes and Stuart Broad bagged six and four wickets respectively in the fourth innings as England folded Ireland for 38 in their chase of 182.

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Kangana Ranaut, Prasoon Joshi and 60 other celebs pen open letter against 'selective outrage', support PM Modi

Bollywood | Jul 26, 2019, 01:39 PM IST

Besides Kangana Ranaut, the new open letter also includes names of Grammy Award winner instrumentalist Pandit Vishwa Mohan Bhatt, filmmakers Madhur Bhandarkar, Vivek Agnihotri and Ashok Pandit.

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Big Bash League introduces IPL-style playoffs system with a twist for upcoming ninth edition

Cricket | Jul 25, 2019, 10:41 PM IST

A total of 56 matches will be played over 42 days, with all teams competing in 14 home-and-away encounters with the final being played on February 8.

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RB Leipzig complete Ademola Lookman signing from Everton

Football | Jul 25, 2019, 04:56 PM IST

Ademola Lookman was on loan at RB Leipzig and impressed during his stay at the club last summer.

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Alex Carey relishing the opportunity to learn from Steve Waugh during 2019 Ashes

Cricket | Jul 21, 2019, 06:24 PM IST

Australia wicketkeeper-batsman Alex Carey feels that it is great to have Steve Waugh's knowledge during the 2019 Ashes against England.

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AB de Villiers plays match-winning knock for Middlesex on Vitality T20 Blast debut

Cricket | Jul 19, 2019, 09:52 AM IST

AB De Villiers kept on hammering Essex bowlers all around the park and he went on to score 88 runs off just 43 balls as Middlesex beat Essex by 7 wickets.

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I don't need new players, very happy with the squad: Chelsea manager Frank Lampard

Football | Jul 16, 2019, 04:51 PM IST

Chelsea have been banned from signing new players for two consecutive transfer windows as the club was found guilty of breaching regulations regarding the signing of under-18 players.

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Simona Halep returns to top 5 in WTA rankings after Wimbledon win

Tennis | Jul 16, 2019, 02:09 PM IST

Simona Halep achieved rank four with 5933 points in the table led by Australia's Ashleigh Barty with 6605 points.

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Joe Root feels Ashes is bigger than the World Cup and England are ready for Australia

Cricket | Jul 16, 2019, 05:50 PM IST

Joe Root said that the transition from one-day to Duke ball cricket will be easy for the team as England are set to play against Ireland in a four-day Test at Lord's from July 24.

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Distraught Jimmy Neesham asks kids to not take up sport after New Zealand's World Cup final heartbreak

Cricket | Jul 15, 2019, 04:25 PM IST

Jimmy Neesham urged the youngsters to take up careers like baking and enjoy life happily after New Zealand lose to England due to boundary countback rule in 2019 World Cup final.

2019 World Cup

2019 World Cup: Nathan Lyon starts mind games with England ahead of semi-final clash

Cricket | Jul 07, 2019, 01:58 PM IST

Australia were defeated by South Africa by 10 runs and as a result, the team finished at the second spot in the tournament standings with 14 points from nine matches and will now play England in the semis.

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2019 World Cup: Shaheen Afridi, Imam-ul-Haq and Mustafizur Rahman etch their names on Lord's Honours Board

Cricket | Jul 06, 2019, 08:44 AM IST

Shaheen Afridi and Mustafizur Rahman took five-wicket hauls while Imam-ul-Haq smashed a century to make it to the Lord's Honours Board on Friday during Pakistan and Bangladesh's 2019 World Cup match.

2019 World Cup

2019 World Cup: Lasith Malinga backs MS Dhoni to play for another 2 years

Cricket | Jul 05, 2019, 09:02 AM IST

Lasith Malinga said that MS Dhoni has been the best finisher in the last 10 years and he should easily play for two more years.

Dale Steyn

South Africa's Dale Steyn joins Euro T20 Slam as marquee player

Cricket | Jul 02, 2019, 10:45 AM IST

Dale Steyn was ruled out of the ongoing 2019 World Cup without playing a single match for South Africa because of a shoulder injury.

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2019 World Cup: Hurt India likely to ring the changes against Bangladesh at Edgbaston

Cricket | Jul 02, 2019, 08:55 AM IST

Bhuvneshwar Kumar, Ravindra Jadeja and Dinesh Karthik could come into the squad in place of a spinner and Kedar Jadhav as India aim to seal semi-final spot on Tuesday.

Copa America

Lionel Messi disappointed with Copa America show so far for Argentina

Football | Jun 29, 2019, 01:06 PM IST

Lionel Messi has scored only once in four games so far, with his goal coming from a penalty in a match against Paraguay.

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Deepti Sharma signs for Yorkshire Diamonds, will become 4th Indian to take part in KSL

Cricket | Jun 29, 2019, 08:50 AM IST

The 21-year-old Deepti Sharma holds the second position in the ICC WODI all-rounder rankings.

2019 World Cup

2019 World Cup: Mashrafe Mortaza hopes Mahmudullah will play against India on July 2

Cricket | Jun 26, 2019, 05:03 PM IST

Mahmudullah suffered a calf injury while batting against Afghanistan and was taken to hospital for scans which indicated that he had sustained a grade one tear.

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2019 World Cup: Mitchell Starc overtakes Jofra Archer to become leading wicket-taker

Cricket | Jun 26, 2019, 08:54 AM IST

Mitchell Starc entered the Lord's Cricket Ground with 15 wickets under his belt and left with 19 wickets in the World Cup after grabbing three wickets against England.

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Copa America: Disappointed Messi still confident of Argentina's chances of reaching quarters

Football | Jun 20, 2019, 04:10 PM IST

Argentina, in their opening match of Copa America, faced an embarrassing 0-2 defeat at the hands of Colombia followed by a 1-1 draw against Paraguay on Thursday.


IAF AN-32 recovery update: All 13 mortal remains recovered from crash site in Arunachal

India | Jun 20, 2019, 11:29 AM IST

The wreckage of the missing AN-32 was located by a Mi-17 helicopter on June 11, following which a team of 15 mountaineers was dropped near the crash site the next day.

2019 World Cup

2019 World Cup: Marcus Stoinis to recover before end of tournament, Mitch Marsh sent back

Cricket | Jun 19, 2019, 12:25 PM IST

Coach Justin Langer, however, did not offer a concrete answer over when Marcus Stoinis will make a comeback in the playing XI.

2019 World Cup

2019 World Cup: Would be awesome playing against AB de Villiers, says Trent Boult

Cricket | Jun 19, 2019, 10:42 AM IST

Trent Boult said that he enjoys bowling to the likes of the AB de Villiers, Chris Gayles and Virat Kohli.


Media talks more about Neymar than we do: Brazil coach Tite

Football | Jun 14, 2019, 09:04 AM IST

Brazil is all set to play in Copa America, beginning June 14 but the team would be without Neymar as he has been ruled out of the tournament due to an ankle injury.

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Ponting backs Warner to finish as highest run scorer in 2019 World Cup after return to form

Cricket | Jun 14, 2019, 08:35 AM IST

David Warner was at his devastating best when he smashed his first century since making a comeback from his year-long ban and helped his side beat Pakistan by 41 runs.

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Women's Big Bash League to be standalone from fifth season, to start on October 18

Cricket | Jun 12, 2019, 03:54 PM IST

WBBL, which will be followed by the ICC Women's T20 World Cup 2020 Australia, will commence under lights at North Sydney Oval on October 18 and end with the Grand Final on December 8.

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Virat Kohli's damning verdict on Indian fans booing Steve Smith: 'That's not acceptable'

Cricket | Jun 10, 2019, 10:00 AM IST

A section of the Indian crowd was heard booing Steve Smith but Virat Kohli asked them to stop and clap instead because according to him, it was completely undeserving.

Rashid Khan

2019 World Cup: Rashid Khan fails concussion tests after being hit on the head by Lockie Ferguson

Cricket | Jun 09, 2019, 09:50 AM IST

Rashid Khan was ruled out of the match before Afghanistan took to the field to defend their below-par total of 172 and failed in the end against a strong New Zealand outfit.