Tuesday, 23/4/2019 | 2:12 UTC+0
  • Gautam Gambhir crossed the limit with his comments: Manoj Tiwary

    NEW DELHI: India discards Gautam Gambhir and Manoj Tiwary were involved in an ugly on-field altercation and nearly came to blows during the Ranji Trophy match between Delhi and Bengal at the Feroz Shah Kotla stadium here. Delhi captain Gambhir, who had been involved in ugly on- field confrontations even in the past, had an

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  • China mulling 1,000 MT of fuel supply to Nepal

    KATHMANDU: Amid a blockade of trade points between India and Nepal by agitating Madhesi parties, China is mulling providing 1,000 metric tonnes of fuel to help the landlocked country tide over an acute shortage of petroleum products during the festival season. The first shipment is expected to arrive in the Nepalese capital Kathmandu in a

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  • 80 civilians killed in South Sudan county in October

    JUBA: Eighty civilians, including 57 children, were killed in just one county in war-torn Unity state between October 4 and 22, according to a group of humanitarian organizations monitoring civilian casualties in South Sudan. Twenty-nine of the children drowned after running into swamps to hide from attacks in Leer County. There were reports of widespread

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  • Pakistan extend lead after England's morning collapse

    DUBAI: Pakistan overcame the loss of two early wickets to reach 92 for three at tea on the third day of the second test on Saturday, 228 runs ahead of England after Wahab Riaz and Yasir Shah had scythed through the tourists’ batting order before lunch. It was a truly abject morning for England, who

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  • Israel military: Palestinian attacker shot dead

    JERUSALEM: Israeli forces shot a knife-wielding Palestinian dead Saturday after he ran toward a crossing between Israel and the West Bank and tried to stab security personnel at the site, the Israeli military said. The incident is the first time an official West Bank crossing was targeted in the latest round of violence that began

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  • Wahab, Yasir rampant as England collapse to 242 all out

    DUBAI: Wahab Riaz and Yasir Shah scythed through England’s middle and lower order as the tourists were bowled out for 242 on Saturday, leaving Pakistan 136 runs ahead on the third day of the second Test in Dubai. It was a truly abject morning for England, who lost their final seven wickets for 36 runs

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  • Six for Brathwaite, West Indies need 244 for win

    COLOMBO: Part-time spinner Kraigg Brathwaite took six wickets in an inspired bowling performance as West Indies bowled Sri Lanka out for 206 in their second innings, setting themselves a victory target of 244 in the second Test.The 22-year-old, who had taken just one wicket in his previous 23 Tests, finished with figures of 6-29 and

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  • Obama tells Sharif not to discriminate against terrorists

    WASHINGTON: US President Barack Obama has made it clear to Pakistan Prime Minister Nawaz Sharif that his country should not discriminate between terrorist groups, the White House said. “One piece that was important to the President is that Pakistan (should) not discriminate against terrorist groups. That’s something that we’ve made clear in the past and

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