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 2020-01-27 18:23 

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Nadal, Kyrgios pay tributes to Bryant after Aus Open match...

Melbourne, Jan 27 (IANS) Top tennis players Rafael Nadal and Nick Kyrgios paid tributes to Kobe Bryant, the NBA legend who died in a helicopter crash on Sunday, during their fourth-round clash at the Australian Open....

 2020-01-27 18:15 

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South Africa docked six WTC points for slow over rate...

Johannesburg, Jan 27 (IANS) South Africa have been penalised six points in the final Test against England at the Wanderers for bowling three overs short....

 2020-01-27 18:04 

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News of Bryant's death made Shaquille O'Neal sick...

Los Angeles, Jan 27 (IANS) Kobe Bryant's former teammate Shaquille O'Neal said on Monday that he became "sick" after hearing the news of the NBA lagend's sudden demise, adding that he had no words to express what he was going through....

 2020-01-27 17:25 

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ISL: Balwant's injury-time winner helps ATK reclaim top spot...

Kolkata, Jan 27 (IANS) A last-gasp header from substitute Balwant Singh saw ATK pip NorthEast United 1-0 and go atop the Indian Super League table at the Vivekananda Yuba Bharati Krirangan here on Monday....

 2020-01-27 17:23 

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2nd Test: Williams' ton propels Zimbabwe to 352/6 on Day 1...

Harare, Jan 27 (IANS) Sean Williams scored a hundred as Zimbabwe posted 352/6 against Sri Lanka on Day 1 of the 2nd Test here on Monday....

 2020-01-27 16:31 

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South Africa's Philander retires from international cricket...

Johannesburg, Jan 27 (IANS) South Africa paceman Vernon Philander played his last Test here against England and will now retire from international cricket....

 2020-01-27 16:00 

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Akshay Kumar's 'Bell Bottom' gets a new release date...

Los Angeles, Jan 27 : Akshay Kumar's "Bell Bottom", which was scheduled to release on January 22, 2021, will now release on April 2 next year....

 2020-01-27 16:00 

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Prabhas' 'Saaho' releases in Japan...

Tokyo, Jan 27 : After wooing Indian audiences, Prabhas-starrer "Saaho" is currently having a theatrical run in Japan. The movie released here on Monday....

 2020-01-27 16:00 

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Deepika Padukone, Rishi Kapoor in 'The Intern' remake...

Mumbai, Jan 27 : Actors Rishi Kapoor and Deepika Padukone will star in the official Hindi remake of the Rober De Niro-Anne Hathaway starrer Hollywood comedy hit, "The Intern"....

 2020-01-27 16:00 

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Ananya Panday's cryptic Instagram banter with Shanaya Kapoor...

Mumbai, Jan 27 : That Bollywood's new heartthrob Ananya Panday and Sanjay Kapoor's daughter Shanaya share a BFF equation is known to many in the industry. It seems like Shanaya knows Ananya's moods only too well....

 2020-01-27 16:00 

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Bradley Cooper to direct film on music maestro Leonard Bernstein...

Los Angeles, Jan 27 : Hollywood star Bradley Cooper is all set to direct a Netflix film about the late composer Leonard Bernstein. He will also produce and star in the yet-to-be-titled project....

 2020-01-27 16:00 

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Sunny Leone campaigns against use of animal skin in fashion...

Mumbai, Jan 27 : Bollywood actress Sunny Leone has joined hands with People for the Ethical Treatment of Animals India (PETA) for a new campaign against use of animal skin....

 2020-01-27 16:00 

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Sooraj Barjatya: Seema Biswas was sceptical to play a grandmother...

Mumbai, Jan 27 : National Award-winning actress Seema Biswas was initially sceptical about playing a grandmother in Sooraj Barjatya's new TV show, "Dadi Amma... Dadi Amma Maan Jaao!", says the filmmaker....

 2020-01-27 16:00 

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Cardi B looks like nemesis Nicki Minaj after surgery, feel trolls...

Los Angeles, Jan 27 : Rapper Cardi B has sparked off plastic surgery rumours lately, and many netizens feel she resembles her nemesis Nicki Minaj now....

 2020-01-27 16:00 

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Bharti Singh gets relief in 'hurting religious sentiments' case...

Chandigarh, Jan 27 : After granting relief to Bollywood personalities Raveena Tandon and Farah Khan in a case relating to hurting religious sentiments of Christians, the Punjab and Haryana High Court on Monday issued directions to not take any coercive st...

 2020-01-27 16:00 

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Sharvari overwhelmed with 'The Forgotten Army' response...

Mumbai, Jan 27 : Debutante Sharvari Wagh is overwhelmed with the response she has received for her performance in "The Forgotten Army". She calls it a moment of validation....

 2020-01-27 16:00 

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Demi Lovato talks about desire to become a mother...

Los Angeles, Jan 27 : Singer Demi Lovato has opened up about her desire to become a mother....

 2020-01-27 15:54 

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4th Test: Wood shines as England beat SA to win series 3-1...

Johannesburg, Jan 27 (IANS) Paceman Mark Wood claimed nine wickets as England crushed South Africa by 191 runs on Day 4 of the fourth Test here on Monday to bag the four-match series 3-1 and spoil Vernon Philander's swansong....

 2020-01-27 15:14 

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Ghosal loses in Pittsburgh Open squash meet final...

Pittsburgh, Jan 27 (IANS) Star Indian squash player Saurav Ghosal suffered a straight-game defeat to top seed Fares Dessouky of Egypt in the final of the Pittsburgh Open squash tournament in the US....

 2020-01-27 15:13 

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Warne gave me nickname 'Punter', says Ponting...

Melbourne, Jan 27 (IANS) Former Australia skipper Ricky Ponting has revealed that it was his teammate Shane Warne who had given him the nickname 'Punter.'...

 2020-01-27 15:10 

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Australian Open: Nadal, Wawrinka enter quarters...

Melbourne, Jan 27 (IANS) Rafael Nadal and Stan Wawrinka progressed to the quarterfinals of the Australian Open in Melbourne on Monday, with both players winning thrilling matches against very dangerous opponents....

 2020-01-27 15:09 

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Sindhu, puppeteer among Padma awardees from Telugu states...

Hyderabad, Jan 27 (IANS) Ace shuttler and Olympian P. V. Sindhu, an innovative farmer and a puppeteer were among five personalities from the Telugu states awarded this year's Padma awards....

 2020-01-27 15:07 

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Need to maintain same energy, passion in coming games: Manpreet...

New Delhi, Jan 27 (IANS) The Indian men's hockey team has kicked-off their Pro-League campaign on a bright note as they emerged victorious in both of their two games against world no. 3 ranked Netherlands. The best thing in each game was that the defe...

 2020-01-27 13:50 

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IPL to have 5 double headers, concussion substitute & 8 pm start...

New Delhi, Jan 27 (IANS) The Indian Premier League (IPL) will have concussion substitutes from this season, BCCI President Sourav Ganguly said on the sidelines of the league's governing council meeting here on Monday....

 2020-01-27 13:48 

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Ranji Trophy: Sarfaraz follows triple ton with unbeaten double...

New Delhi, Jan 27 (IANS) Young Mumbai batter Sarfaraz Khan followed up his triple ton with a sparkling double ton against Himachal Pradesh in a Ranji Trophy round 7 tie at Dharamsala here on Monday. Sarfaraz got to his 2nd successive hundred in just 199 b...

 2020-01-27 13:46 

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'Bryant inspired kids in India to play basketball'...

Mumbai, Jan 27 (IANS) NBA legend Kobe Bryant, who died in a helicopter crash on Sunday in Southern California, was instrumental in inspiring kids to take up basketball in India among other places, said a former NBA India official....

 2020-01-27 13:39 

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Aus Open: Nadal beats Kyrgios to book quarters berth...

Melbourne, Jan 27 (IANS) Rafael Nadal beat home favourite Nick Kyrgios to storm into the quarterfinals of the Australian Open here on Monday....

 2020-01-27 12:30 

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Disha Patani on 'Radhe': Never imagined I'd work with Salman Khan again...

Mumbai, Jan 27 : Bollywood actress Disha Patani is gearing up for the upcoming "Malang", and is excited to be teaming up with superstar Salman Khan again in "Radhe" later this year. Disha first worked with Salman in "Bharat" last y...

 2020-01-27 12:30 

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AR Rahman poses with Maroon 5's PJ Morton at Grammys 2020...

Los Angeles, Jan 27 : AR Rahman was spotted at the Grammys 2020, and the music maestro had been loading Instagram with posts and updates from the gala....

 2020-01-27 12:30 

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Ayushmann locks lips with Jitendra Kumar in 'Gabru' song...

Mumbai, Jan 27 : Ayushmann Khurrana's lip-lock with co-star Jitendra Kumar is the highlight moment of "Gabru", the first-launched track of the upcoming comedy "Shubh Mangal Zyada Saavdhan". The song, released on Monday, is a recreated ...

 2020-01-27 12:30 

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Hollywood mourns 'Black Mamba' Kobe Bryant's demise...

Los Angeles, Jan 27 : Hollywood stars are shocked at the sudden demise of NBA legend Kobe Bryant and his daughter Gianna in an accident. Celebs in Los Angeles took to social media to express their condolences....

 2020-01-27 12:30 

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Still have time to work on our mistakes before T20 WC: Seifert...

Hamilton, Jan 27 (IANS) New Zealand wicketkeeper Tim Seifert is not too worried about the team's first two losses in the T20I series against India affecting their T20 World Cup preparations as he feels they still have time to get their act together be...

 2020-01-27 12:26 

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Increased medal tally in judo a big boost: IIS scouting head...

New Delhi, Jan 27 (IANS) The Inspire Institute of Sport (IIS) had 26 medallists at the Khelo India Youth Games, a jump from the 16 it had produced in last year's edition. Thirteen of these were gold, more than half of which came in the sport of Judo....

 2020-01-27 12:25 

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Third T20I washed out, Pak win series 2-0 against B'desh...

Lahore, Jan 27 (IANS) The third and final T20I between Pakistan and Bangladesh was abandoned without a ball being bowled after persistent rain didn't allow even the toss to take place at the Gaddafi Stadium on Monday. Pakistan thus clinched the three-...

 2020-01-27 12:20 

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Ahmedabad leads race to host IPL 2020 final...

New Delhi, Jan 27 (IANS) The new Sardar Patel Stadium being built in Ahmedabad looks to be the frontrunner to host the final of the 2020 edition of Indian Premier League (IPL). The stadium was initially set to host a match between Asia XI and World XI, bu...

 2020-01-27 12:05 

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VVS shares Wright's idea to enhance bowler's batting skills...

New Delhi, Jan 27 (IANS) Cricket legend VVS Laxman has credited former India coach John Wright for putting faith in the then bowlers that apart from their designated roles, they could also bat to hand some strength to the lower order. Laxman said that Wri...

 2020-01-27 11:59 

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IWL: BBK DAV play out draw against FC Kolhapur City...

Bengaluru, Jan 27 (IANS) Punjabs BBK DAV Football Club played out an entertaining 1-1 draw with football club Kolhapur City in their Indian Womens League (IWL) group A fixture here on Monday....

 2020-01-27 11:58 

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Steve Waugh returns to Eden Gardens, this time as photographer...

Kolkata, Jan 27 (IANS) Former Australia skipper Steve Waugh turned photographer at Eden Gardens on Monday and took everybody by surprise as he added gloss to the Bengal-Delhi Ranji Trophy game in the state capital....

 2020-01-27 11:57 

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Anil Khanna nominated honorary ATF Life President...

Melbourne, Jan 27 (IANS) Seasoned tennis administrator Anil Khanna was on Monday nominated as the honorary Life President of the Asian Tennis Federation (ATF). The decision was taken at the federation's Board of Directors meeting held here....

 2020-01-27 11:55 

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India favourites against Australia in U-19 WC quarters (Preview)...

Potchefstroom (South Africa), Jan 27 (IANS) The Indian colts will look to continue their unbeaten run in the ongoing Under-19 cricket World Cup and will definitely start as the favourites when they take on Australia in the Super League quarter-final at Se...

 2020-01-27 11:51 

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My award will inspire girls to take up football: Bembem Devi...

New Delhi, Jan 27 (IANS) The first woman footballer in India to have been awarded a Padma Shri, Bembem Devi on Monday dedicated the award to women's football in the country and felt that it would inspire several girls and their parents to take up the ...

 2020-01-27 11:48 

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Wawrinka goes past Medvedev to reach Aus Open quarters...

Melbourne, Jan 27 (IANS) Switzerland's Stan Wawrinka on Monday booked his spot in the quarterfinals at the ongoing Australian Open after defeating No.4 seed Daniil Medvedev in a five-set thriller....

 2020-01-27 11:46 

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'Ruthless' India show no mercy on average New Zealand: Akhtar...

Rawalpindi, Jan 27 (IANS) Former Pakistan speedster Shoaib Akhtar reckons that the Virat Kohli-led India is swiftly becoming a "ruthless" team as they proved their mettle once again, this time against New Zealand in the second T20I of the series....

 2020-01-27 11:45 

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And it continues: Jadeja, Manjrekar involved in funny banter...

Auckland, Jan 27 (IANS) All-rounder Ravindra Jadeja and cricketer-turned commentator Sanjay Manjrekar were involved in yet another Twitter banter following India's emphatic win over New Zealand in the second T20I of the ongoing five-match series....

 2020-01-27 11:38 

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India suffer 1-2 loss to New Zealand in women's hockey...

Auckland, Jan 27 (IANS) The Indian women's hockey team lost 1-2 to New Zealand in their hard-fought match of the ongoing tour on Monday....

 2020-01-27 11:37 

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Suspected Chinese coronavirus patient in Kolkata hospital...

Kolkata, Jan 27 (IANS) A Chinese national, suspected to be suffering from coronavirus, has been admitted in the state-run Infectious Diseases Hospital here....

 2020-01-27 11:36 

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Pant will be back in India XI sooner than later: Ponting...

New Delhi, Jan 27 (IANS) Former Australia captain Ricky Ponting believes young Rishabh Pant is immensely talented and the stumper will be making his way back to the Indian playing XI "sooner than later"....

 2020-01-27 11:35 

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Global sports personalities pay tribute to Kobe Bryant...

New Delhi, Jan 27 (IANS) Sports icons on Monday all took to social media to offer their condolences on the demise of basketball legend Kobe Bryant....

 2020-01-27 11:34 

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'Magician' Bryant no more: Cricket fraternity offer condolences...

New Delhi, Jan 27 (IANS) The cricket fraternity on Monday came in unison to condole the untimely demise of NBA legend Kobe Bryant, who was killed in a helicopter crash....

 2020-01-27 11:33 

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CAA 'unconstitutional', govt diverting attention: Sinha (Lead)...

Lucknow, Jan 27 (IANS) Former Union Minister Yashwant Sinha on Monday said that the Citizenship Amendment Act (CAA) was "unconstitutional" and the Modi government will have to shed its "arrogance" on the issue....

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