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‘Maintain respect levels in regards to our families,’ Shoaib Malik tells fans on Twitter after India defeat

‘Maintain respect levels in regards to our families,’ Shoaib Malik tells fans on Twitter after India defeat

Islamabad: Pakistan cricket team all-rounder Shoaib Malik has urged fans to maintain respect levels when it comes to the players’ families, amid the team’s criticism following the humiliating defeat to India. Pakistan cricket team has been under the line of fire ever since their 89-run (DLS) defeat to India in the ICC World Cup 2019 […]

World Cup 2019: Daughter’s birth has put me in good space, says Rohit Sharma

World Cup 2019: Daughter’s birth has put me in good space, says Rohit Sharma

New Delhi: There comes a moment in life from where you never look back. For Rohit Sharma, that happened when his daughter Samaira was born last December. It forced the Mumbai batsman to miss the fourth and final Sydney Test. The limited overs opener returned for the ODI series against Australia at the venue of […]

Huge blow for India; Shikhar Dhawan ruled out of World Cup 2019

Huge blow for India; Shikhar Dhawan ruled out of World Cup 2019

Indian opener Shikhar Dhawan has been ruled out of the 2019 Cricket World Cup for 3 weeks with a fractured thumb. In last match against Australia, the left hander had been hit on his left thumb. Dhawan had sustained the injury on Sunday but went on to score a match-winning 117 against Australia. He had […]

Harbhajan recalls ‘DJ’ Yuvraj: ‘Uska roz day was rose day’

Harbhajan recalls ‘DJ’ Yuvraj: ‘Uska roz day was rose day’

New Delhi: A day after 2011 World Cup hero Yuvraj Singh announced his retirement from international cricket, veteran India bowler Harbhajan Singh recalled how he became friends with the 37-year-old. In an article on ESPNcricinfo, Singh talked about the time a teenage Yuvraj would come in his car to the training session and performed the […]

Wanted to play IPL final and end cricket with satisfaction, says Yuvraj

Wanted to play IPL final and end cricket with satisfaction, says Yuvraj

  New Delhi: Former India power-hitter Yuvraj Singh on Monday said had he been part of Mumbai Indians’ playing XI in the IPL final, he would have ended his cricketing journey with satisfaction. The 37-year-old, who announced his retirement earlier today, said, “Lately, I was neither getting success nor opportunity to play. I had spent […]

 Pakistan cannot beat us: Suresh Raina confident of India maintaining win record

 Pakistan cannot beat us: Suresh Raina confident of India maintaining win record

NEW DEHLI: India batsman Suresh Raina is confident that if India managed to get a good start in the ICC Men’s Cricket World Cup, then there is no chance that Pakistan can beat them and consequently,they will maintain their World Cup record against their traditional rivals. “I do not think that at this point of time, […]

43% Newly-elected Lok Sabha MPs Have Criminal Record, Says ADR

43% Newly-elected Lok Sabha MPs Have Criminal Record, Says ADR

New Delhi: Nearly half of the newly-elected Lok Sabha members have criminal charges against them, a 26 per cent increase as compared to 2014, according to the Association of Democratic Reforms. Of the 539 winning candidates analysed by the ADR, as many as 233 MPs or 43 per cent have criminal charges. The BJP has […]

Hopefully new govt at Centre will do justice with J&K: Dr Farooq

Hopefully new govt at Centre will do justice with J&K: Dr Farooq

National Conference president Farooq Abdullah, who is all set to win from the Srinagar Lok Sabha constituency, Thursday expressed hope that the new government at the Centre would do justice with the state and engage in a dialogue with Pakistan to resolve the Kashmir issue. Speaking to reporters at the NC headquarters, Farooq Abdullah thanked […]

Pakistan cricketer Asif Ali’s daughter dies after battling with cancer

Pakistan cricketer Asif Ali’s daughter dies after battling with cancer

Islamabad: Pakistan batsman Asif Ali is expected to leave the tour of England following the death of his daughter, who had been having treatment for cancer in the United States. A statement issued by Islamabad United, the team Asif plays for in the Pakistan Super League, late Sunday said: “ISLU family pays its deepest condolences […]

Asif Ali, Mohammad Amir to be included in Pakistan’s World Cup squad

Asif Ali, Mohammad Amir to be included in Pakistan’s World Cup squad

BRISTOL: Pakistan head coach Mickey Arthur, skipper Sarfaraz Ahmed and chief selector Inzamam-ul-Haq have decided to include batsman Asif Ali and fast bowler Mohammad Amir in the squad for the upcoming ICC Cricket World Cup, sources close to the matter informed Geo News. It has been decided that to make way for these two, struggling all-rounder […]

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Article 35A to go, forces deployed to control law and order situation: Report

SRINAGAR: Government of India has decided to abrogate Article 35A of constitution of India that defines the permanent residents of state of Jammu and Kashmir, the additional forces are being moved in to state to control any untoward development. According to a National Herald report the National Security Advisor Ajit Doval, during his recent visit to […]