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Vijender invites Tendulkar for WBO Asia bout

Vijender invites Tendulkar for WBO Asia bout

Vijender Singh on Saturday invited Sachin Tendulkar for his WBO Asia title fight here and briefed the cricketer about the structure and future of professional boxing. The Beijing Olympics bronze medallist, who is a huge fan of Tendulkar, met him in Gurgaon and invited him for his first professional home bout scheduled in the capital [...]

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World T20 championships: Afghanistan stuns West Indies

World T20 championships: Afghanistan stuns West Indies

Afghanistan stunned West Indies by 6 runs in the World T20 championship match in Mohali on Sunday. Chasing a target of 124, West Indies could manage only 117 for 8 . Despite this defeat, West Indies topped their group and will face India or Australia in the semifinals. England will face New Zealand in the [...]

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Miandad refuses to attend meetings of fact-finding committee

Miandad refuses to attend meetings of fact-finding committee

Former Pakistan skipper Javed Miandad has refused to attend meetings of the fact-finding committee of the Cricket Board to probe into the national team’s poor performance in the Asia Cup and World T20. “Every time we do badly in a big tournament, the board carries out this charade of appointing a probe committee,” Miandad told [...]

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Pakistan team arrives to hostile reception

Pakistan team arrives to hostile reception

The Pakistan cricket team, sans captain Shahid Afridi, returned to a hostile reception in Lahore and Karachi after its disastrous World Twenty20 campaign which also included a loss to arch-foes India. The team returned home in batches in Lahore and Karachi last night. Afridi, on the other hand, has decided to stay back in Dubai [...]

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Q&A with Molly from the Secret Linen Store

Q&A with Molly from the Secret Linen Store

During the spring of 2013, sisters Molly and Harriet had an unusually productive cup of coffee. Knowing that their dream had always been to work together, this particular blend of Monmouth brought them to their senses and they finally decided to set up their own business. Their experiences in textiles, retail and marketing suggested something [...]

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Those who said that I faked injury are sick people: Hafeez

Those who said that I faked injury are sick people: Hafeez

A furious Muhammad Hafeez on Sunday hit back at the critics who had alleged that he had faked injury to skip the last two matches of the ICC World T20, terming them as “mentally sick people“. The top-order batsman was ruled out due to knee injury in the matches against New Zealand and Australia. Pakistan [...]

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Afghanistan scores 123 for 7 against West Indies

Afghanistan scores 123 for 7 against West Indies

After putting into bat, Afghanistan, riding on, Najibullah Zadran’s 48 scored a respectable 123 for 7 in the World T20 championship match against West Indies in Nagpur on Sunday. For West Indies, Samuel Badree (3 for 14) and Andre Russell (2 for 23) were the pick of the bowlers. West Indies captain Darren Sammy won [...]

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Willey, Roy fined for breaching ICC Code of Conduct

Willey, Roy fined for breaching ICC Code of Conduct

England opener Jason Roy and fast bowler David Willey have been fined for breaching the ICC Code of Conduct during their side’s ICC World Twenty20 match against Sri Lanka in New Delhi on Saturday. Roy, who scored a 39-ball 42, was found to have breached Article 2.1.5 of the ICC Code of Conduct for Players [...]

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Miandad refuses to attend meetings of fact-finding committee

Miandad refuses to attend meetings of fact-finding committee

Former Pakistan skipper Javed Miandad has refused to attend meetings of the fact-finding committee of the Cricket Board to probe into the national team’s poor performance in the Asia Cup and World T20. “Every time we do badly in a big tournament, the board carries out this charade of appointing a probe committee,” Miandad told [...]

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President’s rule imposed in Uttarakhand

President’s rule imposed in Uttarakhand

Uttarakhand was on Sunday brought under President’s rule by the Centre on grounds of “breakdown of governance” in a controversial decision which comes in the wake of a political crisis triggered by a rebellion in the ruling Congress. President Pranab Mukherjee signed the proclamation under Art 356 of the Constitution dismissing the Congress government headed [...]

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No CISF cover at 27 important airports

No CISF cover at 27 important airports

NEW DELHI: With the terror attack on Brussels’ Zaventem airport bringing to the fore fresh concerns over airport security, a report by security agencies says India has not accorded specialised CISF security cover to over two dozen of its such sensitive facilities for the last five years owing to lack of funds. A total of [...]

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No bank defaulter will be spared, warns PM; attacks Congress

No bank defaulter will be spared, warns PM; attacks Congress

RANGAPARA (ASSAM): Warning that no bank defaulter will be spared, Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Sunday accused Congress of helping the rich usurp people’s money and claimed his government has “tightened the screws” on the “looters” who were now fleeing due to fear of going to jail. Hitting back after his government faced criticism over [...]

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