Dhoni’s Supergiants need to address bowling woes against MI

Pune, Apr 30 (PTI) On a downward spiral after suffering their fifth loss of the season, debutants Rising Pune Supergiants would look to plug the holes in bowling to get their...

Congress MP demands CBI probe into Narsingh Yadav’s case

New Delhi, July 27  Congress Member of Parliament Ranjeet Ranjan on Wednesday demanded a CBI probe into the entire case of wrestler Narsingh Yadav, who had flunked a dope test, jeopardising...

IPL final will be competitive, qualitative: Kohli

Bengaluru, May 29 - Fans would see a competitive and qualitative game of cricket when two top teams clash in the Indian Premiere League (IPL-9) final here on Sunday, Royal Challengers Bangalore...

Paddler Manika Batra eyes breaking into World top 100

Kolkata, Sep 11 . Fresh from her bronze win in the doubles category of the Czech Open -- a first for any Indian table tennis player at an ITTF World Tour...

With Kumble, Indian cricket’s golden generation back at the helm

Kolkata, June 29 - With Anil Kumble's selection as the national team's head coach by three of his celebrated peers, and another of their fancied colleagues looking after the youngsters, the golden...

Parveen Rana named provisional replacement for Narsingh for Rio

New Delhi, July 27  Wrestler Narsingh Yadav's provisional suspension from the Rio Olympic squad has opened the doors for rookie Parveen Kumar Rana to represent India at the 74kg weight category...

French Open: Paes, Bopanna enter men’s doubles quarters

Paris, May 29 - India's tennis stars Leander Paes and Rohan Bopanna stormed into the quarter-finals of their respective men's doubles events in the French Open here on Sunday.Mergea and BopannaThe 16th-seeded...

Indians missed several chances at chess Olympiad: GM Harikrishna

Chennai, Sep 22 .  Several Indian players missed winning chances after being in promising positions at the just concluded World Chess Olympiad at Baku, Azerbaijan, but nevertheless did well overall, a top...
Giroud brace helps France beat Iceland

Giroud brace helps France beat Iceland 5-2

Paris, July 4 - Olivier Giroud scored twice France cruised into the last four of the tournament after beating Iceland 5-2 at Stade de France here on Sunday.Paul Pogba, Dimitri Payet and...

Narsingh gets NADA clean chit; free to participate in Rio

New Delhi, Aug 1. Wrestler Narsingh Yadav's dream of representing India at the Rio Olympics could now come true after the National Anti Doping Agency (NADA) on Monday gave him a clean...

Entertainment

Pop superstar George Michael dead at 53

London, Dec 26 - Singer-songwriter George Michael, who sold tens of millions of albums as a member of the duo Wham! and on his own,...

History

Ancient Roman villa uncovered near Florence

Florence, Oct 21.  Archaeologists have unearthed a luxurious ancient Roman villa complete with thermal baths and stunning mosaics near the central Italian city of Florence...