Need to thank Kumble, Kohli for promoting me to No.6: Ashwin

Antigua, July 23  Indian off-spinner Ravichandran Ashwin, who scored his career's third century on day two of the first Test against the West Indies, thanked Test skipper Virat Kohli and new...
Boxing legend Muhammad Ali no more

Boxing legend Muhammad Ali no more

Los Angeles, June 4 - Legendary former heavyweight boxing champion Muhammad Ali, who had been hospitalised following respiratory problems, has passed away, a family spokesman said."After a 32-year battle with Parkinson's disease,...

Sonia Lather settles for silver in Boxing Worlds

Astana, May 27 - India's Sonia Lather settled for the silver after going down to Italian Alessia Mesiano in 57kg category final of the World Women's Boxing Championships here on Friday.Sonia went...

Dhoni’s Supergiants need to address bowling woes against MI

Pune, Apr 30 - On a downward spiral after suffering their fifth loss of the season, debutante Rising Pune Supergiants would look to plug the holes in bowling to get their campaign...

Thangavelu wins gold at Rio Paralympics

Rio de Janeiro, Sep 10 . India's Mariyappan Thangavelu created history on Friday night by winning a gold medal in the men's high jump T-42 event at the Rio Paralympics. His compatriot...

Ronaldo-less Portugal beat France 1-0 to win Euro 2016 

Paris, July 11 Cristiano Ronaldo-less Portugal upset hosts France 1-0 in extra time of a breathtaking Euro 2016 final at the Stade de France to clinch their first major football title.It was...

Ranbir Kapoor gets inspired by Jharkhand’s YUWA Girls

Mumbai, July 4  Ranbir Kapoor is creating awareness about setting up a school for girls in Jharkhand with YUWA -- a social development platform for girls -- through a five-part video...

FIFA former president Blatter attends hearing in Lausanne

Geneva, Aug 26 . FIFA former president Sepp Blatter on Thursday attended a hearing in Court of Arbitration for Sport (CAS) in Lausanne, Switzerland, in his final attempt to overturn the six-year...

Steyn replaces injured Malinga in CPL

Bridgetown (Barbados), Apr 30 (AFP) South African fast bowler Dale Steyn was named as a replacement for injured Sri Lankan seamer Lasith Malinga in the Jamaica Tallawahs team to play in...

Chawrasia ready to challenge for European Masters golf title

Crans Montana (Switzerland), Aug 30  Indian seasoned golfer S.S.P. Chawrasia says he is getting positive vibes as he chases a first victory on European soil at the Omega European Masters, which...

Entertainment

Relationships have no rules: Nandita Das

New Delhi, Feb 17.  Actress-director Nandita Das, who recently split from husband Subodh Maskara after being married for seven years, says relationships have no rules...

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...