Friday, 20 April 2018

Tag Archives: India

Sri Lanka coach slams selection policy after defeat

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COLOMBO: Sri Lanka’s cricket coach, Nick Pothas, has blamed outside interference for a string of poor performances, saying frequent changes to the selection line-up had made his job ‘very difficult’. Pothas hit out after Sri Lanka, who suffered a 3-0 Test whitewash at home last week, went down to India ...

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India: 23 killed, 64 injured in train crash

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NEW DELHI: At least 23 passengers were killed and 64 others were injured after an express train derailed in north India, as rescuers battle to free people trapped in the wreckage, according to media reports. “Twenty-three people have died and 64 others are injured in the accident. Rescue and relief ...

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Pakistan grants nationality to 298 Indians

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PAKISTAN has granted nationality to at least 298 Indian emigrants in the last five years, according to the interior ministry. “From 2012 till April 14, 2017, a total number of 298 Indian emigrants have been granted Pakistani citizenship,” the Interior Ministry said in a statement on Saturday. The statement was ...

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India power to 9-wicket ODI win over Sri Lanka

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Shikhar Dhawan’s blazing century and a disciplined effort by the spinners powered India to a nine-wicket win over Sri Lanka in the first one-day international on Sunday. Chasing a modest 217 for victory, India rode on an unbeaten 197-run stand between Dhawan, who smashed 132, and skipper Virat Kohli, who ...

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Mumbai jail safe for Vijay Mallya, UK court told

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LONDON: The Centre has submitted a report to a London court about the living and security conditions at the city’s Arthur Road jail where it is planning to lodge fugitive liquor baron, Vijay Mallya (61), once he is extradited to India. Mallya is accused in a money-laundering case. When brought ...

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Esha Gupta believes every girl in India is in love with Fawad Khan

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MUMBAI: Bollywood sensation Esha Gupta believes that almost every girl in India was in love with the Pakistani actor Fawad Khan especially after watching his movie “Aae Dil hai mushkil”. She said, ‘After Ae Dil Hai Mushkil every girl in India fell in love with Fawad Khan including my friends, ...

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Sri Lanka seek redemption against India

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DAMBULLA: Sri Lanka are looking to new captain Upul Tharanga for redemption in the one-day international series starting Sunday against India after enduring a humiliating Test whitewash on home soil. Tharanga will lead the islanders into the opening match of the ODI series in Dambulla, having been appointed limited-overs captain ...

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India faces threat from inside, not outside: Farooq

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NEW DELHI: India can face China and Pakistan but the threat is from within the country as somebody is determined to spoil everything by dividing the people, National Conference leader Farooq Abdullah said today. The former Chief Minister of Jammu and Kashmir, while addressing a gathering of opposition leaders hosted ...

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Toilet: Ek Prem Katha recieves UN Environment recognition

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MUMBAI: Toilet Ek Prem Katha is raking in the money unlike the recent Bollywood releases. Audience have so far loved what Akshay Kumar and Bhumi Pednekar have done in the film, and have been giving the movie the much needed love. The film talks about the prevalent issue of open defecation ...

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10-year-old girl in India gives birth after being raped

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CHANDIGARH: A 10-year-old girl who became pregnant after she was raped in India has given birth. The girl, who was refused the right to have an abortion by India’s Supreme Court, is in stable condition, according to reports. She is unaware that she was pregnant or that she has now ...

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