Desperate India set for reshuffle in do-or-die Test

Desperate India set for reshuffle in do-or-die Test

Indian captain Virat Kohli is seen during a practice session ahead of the third Test against England in Nottingham. (Reuters Photo) India lost the first two Tests; by 31 runs at Edgbaston and innings and 159 runs at the Lord’s   Nottingham, August 17 (PTI): Shaken by abject surrender in the first two Tests, a […]

India jump to 9th spot in women’s hockey rankings

India jump to 9th spot in women’s hockey rankings

New Delhi, August 7 (IANS): Following their quarter-final finish at the Women’s Hockey World Cup, India have jumped a place to be ninth in the world rankings announced by International Hockey Federation (FIH) on Tuesday.   Sjoerd Marijne-coached India have 1138 points as they made it to the last eight round at the World Cup […]

India eager to cement No 1 status with series win in Eng

India eager to cement No 1 status with series win in Eng

NEW DELHI, JULY 31 (AFP): India may be the world’s top-ranked Test side but they still face accusations they are lions at home and lambs abroad.   But a series win in England, where Virat Kohli’s men begin a five-Test campaign at Edgbaston on Wednesday, would go some way to ridding India of that unwanted […]

India: With opposition pitching for no-trust motion, monsoon parliament session set to be stormy

India: With opposition pitching for no-trust motion, monsoon parliament session set to be stormy

Indian Parliament. (Reuters file photo)    New Delhi, July 17 (IANS): With an aggressive opposition pitching for a no-trust motion against the Narendra Modi government over various issues, the bitterness that saw complete washout of the Budget session is likely to spill into the monsoon session scheduled to commence from Wednesday.   As far as […]

Fake news crackdown: Twitter users to see drop in followers

Fake news crackdown: Twitter users to see drop in followers

 People holding mobile phones are silhouetted against a backdrop projected with the Twitter. (Reuters File Photo)   New Delhi, July 11 (IANS): In a bid to encourage healthy conversation and fight fake accounts on Twitter, the micro-blogging website on Wednesday announced to remove locked accounts – which are disabled owing to suspicious activity – from follower […]

Masterful Rohit leads India to series win over England

Masterful Rohit leads India to series win over England

The Indian players celebrate their victory with the series trophy after the Third International T20 against England at the Brightside Ground, Bristol, on July 8.  (Action Images via Reuters/Ed Sykes)   BRISTOL (England), July 8  (Reuters): Rohit Sharma’s superb unbeaten century led India to a seven-wicket win over England in a run-filled third and final Twenty20 […]

Monsoon rains disrupt traffic, schools in Mumbai

Monsoon rains disrupt traffic, schools in Mumbai

A Hindu priest wades through a waterlogged street during heavy rains in Mumbai on July 8. (REUTERS/Danish Siddiqui)   MUMBAI, July 9  (Reuters):  A third straight day of heavy monsoon rains disrupted trains and traffic inIndia‘s financial capital of Mumbai on Monday, with flooding in several areas prompting the government to declare a holiday for […]

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