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  • ISL: Delhi Dynamos scout young players 50 minutes ago

    Indian Super League (ISL) football franchise Delhi Dynamos held open trials for children in the age group 11-13. ...
  • IOA members revolt against president N Ramachandran, want him to step down 2 hours 17 minutes ago

    Indian Olympic Association (IOA) President N Ramachandran found himself in murky waters as he faces revolt from members of the IOA. According to the reports, IOA members are reportedly unhappy with the way Ramachandran is running the organistation. According to CNN-IBN sources, IOA members want a Special General Meeting to resolve...
  • Dogs from India, France assisting in rescue operations in Nepal 4 hours 39 minutes ago

    Kathmandu: Rescue teams on Monday deployed specially trained dogs from India, France and Spain for locating victims buried under tonnes of debris following the devastating earthquake in Nepal. A team of 15 personnel and six dogs were brought in Nepal from France and Spain to assist in the rescue operations. "These dogs...
  • 10 deadliest earthquakes in the last 25 years 4 hours 46 minutes ago

    The 7.8 magnitude earthquake that struck Nepal on April 25, 2015 has killed thousands and has left large parts of the mountainous country in shambles. Man has been at the receiving end of nature's fury since the dawn of evolution. We list the worst devastations in the last quarter-of-a-century. ...
  • IPL 8: Learning leadership skills from Ricky Ponting, says Rohit Sharma 5 hours 1 minutes ago

    Mumbai: Mumbai Indians skipper Rohit Sharma said on Monday that having two-time World Cup-winning captain Ricky Ponting in the side as coach helps him learn a lot about leadership skills and qualities. "Whenever I get the opportunity to captain a side, it is a learning process for me. Also I am...
  • ECB must compromise on IPL, says Former England player David Lloyd 5 hours 9 minutes ago

    Bengaluru: Former England cricketer David Lloyd believes the England and Wales Cricket Board (ECB) needs to compromise and allow its players to participate in the Indian Premier League (IPL) to have any chance of mastering the T20 format. "Our biggest problem is that we are busy playing elsewhere while the IPL...
  • Hundreds queue up outside Kathmandu Airport in hope to reach home 6 hours 34 minutes ago

    Hundreds of Indian nationals are getting restless at the Kathmandu Airport as they are unable to get a flight back home. People allege that they have been waiting since two days to get a flight back home. They further accuse the officials of being biased and sending only a selected...
  • Sunil Gavaskar seeks Rs 1.90 crore from BCCI 6 hours 36 minutes ago

    New Delhi: Former India captain Sunil Gavaskar has asked for an amount of Rs 1.90 crore as remuneration for rendering his services as president BCCI-IPL during the seventh edition of the cash-rich league last year, which was held in UAE and India. Gavaskar was appointed 'President, BCCI-IPL' on directive of Supreme...
  • I feel honoured over Arjuna recommendation: Rohit Sharma 7 hours 18 minutes ago

    Mumbai: Indian batsman Rohit Sharma, on Monday, expressed delight about the BCCI's decision to recommend his name for the government's prestigious Arjuna Award and said that he felt "honoured". "Kushi to bahut hai (I feel very happy). I am honoured that BCCI has recommended my name. It felt very good when...
  • 400 Indian medical students sent home from Kathmandu 9 hours 27 minutes ago

    Kathmandu: About 400 Indian students enrolled with the College of Medical Sciences at Bharatpur in Nepal's Chitwan district were put on buses on Monday to be sent home to Gorakhpur in India following Saturday's devastating quake and continuing atershocks, a top official of the college said. Nagender Pampati, an Indian who...
  • IPL 8: Planned to get wickets early, says Varun Aaron 13 hours 1 minutes ago

    New Delhi: Awarded man of the match for his excellent bowling, Royal Challengers Bangalore (RCB) pacer Varun Aaron on Sunday said his team had set a target to take early wickets and everything went as planned in their Indian Premier League (IPL) encounter against Delhi Daredevils. With RCB pacers Mitchell Starc...
  • IPL 8: We are playing the most balanced side, feels RCB skipper Virat Kohli 13 hours 9 minutes ago

    New Delhi: After a thumping 10-wicket win over Delhi Daredevils, Royal Challengers Bangalore (RCB) skipper Virat Kohli on Sunday said the current RCB squad was the most balanced one in terms of both batting and bowling. RCB pacers Mitchell Starc (3/20), Varun Aaron (2/24) and David Wiese (2/18) bowled their hearts...
  • IPL 8: Outplayed in all departments, says Daredevils skipper JP Duminy 13 hours 15 minutes ago

    New Delhi: After their humiliating 10-wicket loss to Royal Challengers Bangalore (RCB) in their Indian Premier League (IPL) encounter, Delhi Daredevils skipper J.P. Duminy on Sunday said it was a tough day for the team as they were outplayed in all departments. RCB pacer Mitchell Starc was clinical, finishing with superb...
  • IPL 8: Lasith Malinga fined five percent of match fee 13 hours 20 minutes ago

    Mumbai: Lasith Malinga of Mumbai Indians was on Sunday fined five percent of his match fee for breaching the Indian Premier League (IPL) Code of Conduct during the match against Sunrisers Hyderabad at the Wankhede Stadium on Saturday. According to a release from the Board of Control for Cricket in India...
  • IPL 8: Battle of laggards as Punjab square off against Hyderabad 13 hours 47 minutes ago

    Mohali: Placed in the bottom half of the points table, both Kings XI Punjab and SunRisers Hyderabad would be looking to get out of the rut when they clash in an IPL cricket match on Monday. While Punjab are lying last with four losses from six matches, Hyderabad are slightly ahead...
  • 80 from Karnataka return from earthquake-hit Nepal 14 hours 27 minutes ago

    Bengaluru: At least 80 people from Karnataka, who were stranded in quake-hit Nepal, returned to New Delhi on Sunday by a special Indian Air Force (IAF) aircraft along with other Indians, an official said. "Of the 200 stranded people from the state in Nepal, 80 landed in New Delhi and the...
  • Nearly 1,200 Indians evacuated from earthquake-hit Nepal 22 hours 56 minutes ago

    New Delhi: The number of Indians evacuated from Nepal crossed 1,000 on Sunday as another flight with 141 onboard landed. The total number of people brought back from the quake-hit Himalayan nation since the first plane landed late on Saturday night is now 1,191. "Another IAF C 130 lands in Delhi...
  • IPL 8: Clinical Royal Challengers Bangalore demolish Delhi Daredevils by 10 wickets 23 hours 2 minutes ago

    New Delhi: An incisive display of pace bowling by Royal Challengers Bangalore (RCB) helped them beat hosts Delhi Daredevils by 10 wickets in an Indian Premier League (IPL) match at the Ferozeshah Kotla on Sunday. RCB bowled out the home team for a mere 95 runs in 18.2 overs and then...
  • India steps up relief operations in Nepal, names it 'Operation Maitri' Yesterday

    New Delhi: Scaling up relief and rescue efforts in quake-hit Nepal that was named 'Operation Maitri', India on Sunday deployed two dozen military aircraft and choppers and was also undertaking a "big evacuation" through the road route. As a top Indian official described the...
  • BCCI recommends Rohit Sharma for Arjuna award Yesterday

    Kolkata: The BCCI on Sunday recommended dashing batsman Rohit Sharma for this year's Arjuna award. "The (Board of Control for Cricket in India) working committee recommended Rohit Sharma for the Arjuna award for the year 2015," its secretary Anurag Thakur said in a release. The Mumbai boy, who rewrote the world record...
  • BCCI to take legal opinion on CSK low demerger valuation Yesterday

    Kolkata: The BCCI on Sunday decided to seek a fresh legal opinion on the controversial "low" valuation of the IPL franchisee Chennai Super Kings when it demerged from its parent company India cements, headed by N Srinivasan. The decision was taken at a meeting of the BCCI Working Committee after questions...
  • IAF C-17 aircraft with 237 Indians from earthquake-hit Nepal arrives in Delhi Yesterday

    New Delhi: Another Indian Air Force plane brought 237 Indians back to New Delhi from Kathmandu on Sunday afternoon, taking to 783 the total of passengers evacuated from the quake-hit Nepal since the first plane landed late Saturday night. "A C-17 Globemaster III of Indian Air Force landed at Palam at...
  • Government increases compensation to Rs 6 lakh for the families of those killed in India in earthquake Yesterday

    New Delhi: The central government on Sunday announced Rs 6 lakh compensation to the relatives of those killed in India due to the quake as Prime Minister Narendra Modi took stock of rescue and relief operations both at home and in Nepal at a review meeting and directed that they...
  • IAF sends another aircraft for rescue operation in quake-hit Nepal Yesterday

    Chandigarh: Indian Air Force on Sunday sent a second IL-76 aircraft from its air base for Kathmandu to rescue people stranded in earthquake-hit Nepal. The second IL-76 plane, the IAF's transport aircraft, took off from its air base at 7.23 AM on the rescue and relief mission to Hindon airbase...
  • As it happened: Delhi Daredevils vs Royal Challengers Bangalore, IPL 8, Match 26 Yesterday

    (For live blog, scroll down to bottom of the page) High on confidence after convincing victories in their previous games, both Delhi Daredevils and Royal Challengers Bangalore will seek the winning momentum when they face off in the Indian Premier League. Delhi dispatched Mumbai Indians to end their nine-match losing streak at...
  • India Under-14 girl footballers return from earthquake-hit Nepal Yesterday

    New Delhi: The Indian Under-14 girls football team, left stranded in Kathmandu following fresh tremors on Sunday, have returned home safely aboard a military aircraft. "The U-14 Girl's Team has landed safely in New Delhi. Everyone stays safe," the All India Football Federation (AIFF) tweeted. Fresh tremors on Sunday delayed the evacuation...
  • India Under-14 football girls stranded at Kathmandu Yesterday

    Kathmandu: Fresh tremors on Sunday have delayed the evacuation of the Indian Under-14 girls football team from the earthquake-affected Nepal capital. An aircraft that was to bring the stranded team back to the country was scheduled to leave the Tribhuvan International Airport in Kathmandu at 12.30 pm, an All India Football...
  • As it happened: Kolkata Knight Riders vs Rajasthan Royals Yesterday

    (For Live blog, scroll down to the bottom of the page) Defending champions Kolkata Knight Riders will be in a tight corner without their 'mystery spinner' Sunil Narine, reported for chucking, as they gear up to face Rajasthan Royals on Sunday. The Royals will also be keen to return to winning ways...
  • IPL 8: SRH middle-order needs to wake up, feels KL Rahul Yesterday

    Mumbai: With the middle-order failing to get the team home time and again, Sunrisers Hyderabad batsman Lokesh Rahul on Sunday said that with a couple of games left in the pool stage of the Indian Premier League (IPL), it is high time the batters should wake up and deliver. After Mumbai...