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#IndiaInEngland 5th Test: All that you need to know...
England and India are gearing up for the 5th Test at the Oval starting this Friday. The hosts have already pocketed the 5-match Test series 3-1 and will be looking to gain further domination. India's collapse during the chase at Southampton saw them lose the closely fought tie. Here's more.
By Shontyraj on 2018-09-06 08:31 UTC
US Open 2018: Serena reaches semis, defender Stephens knocked out...
23-time Grand Slam winner Serena Williams continued her push for a record 24 titles after booking a semi-final berth at the US Open 2018. Serena, who lost in the finale of the 2018 Wimbledon, could now push for glory. Sloane Stephens was knocked out. Men's world number 3 Juan Martin del Potro won.
By Shontyraj on 2018-09-05 11:47 UTC
Premier League match-week 4: What did we learn?...
The fourth week of the Premier League has concluded and the picture of the league table is becoming clearer as we notice tendencies in clubs and the way they are performing. However, the international break will be crucial and injuries may turn the tables.
By Shontyraj on 2018-09-04 12:52 UTC
US Open 2018: Federer crashes out in fourth round...
Roger Federer was handed a deafening blow by John Millman in a 4-set thriller. The Swiss ace had taken a lead with a 6-4 win in the first set, but Millman came back to win the the next three. The battle was close with two tie-breakers in the last two sets, but Millman trumped him 4-6, 7-5, 7-6, 7-6.
By Shontyraj on 2018-09-04 07:56 UTC
Moeen Ali proves to be a thorn in India's flesh...
Moeen Ali looks fresh and strong since a dismal winter run that forced the management to leave him out in Test cricket. Ali, who has been a regular in the shorter formats, missed out on Test action since quite sometime, before making a comeback in the 4th Test match against India at Southampton.
By Shontyraj on 2018-09-01 12:04 UTC
Asia Cup 2018: Kohli rested, Rohit Sharma to lead India...
The BCCI on Saturday announced a 16-member Indian squad for the Asia Cup 2018 starting in September. Skipper Virat Kohli has been left out with the workload in mind and in his absence, Rohit Sharma will be leading the team. His opening partner Shikhar Dhawan will deputize Rohit in the series.
By Shontyraj on 2018-09-01 11:05 UTC
EPL matches to look forward to this week...
Match-week four brings to us some crucial encounters which will impact the shape of the league table. The first three weeks have given us an idea of which clubs are playing the best football. There have been some disappointments, like Arsenal and United. Here are the must-check-out matches.
By Shontyraj on 2018-09-01 09:16 UTC
Geoffrey Boycott lashes out at Joe Root's England...
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Former England cricketer, Geoffrey Boycott, has lashed out at Joe Root's men, who are currently involved in a 5-match series against India. He claimed that the present England Test side has gone backwards and called their batting rubbish. England, once again, struggled with the bat in the 4th Test.
By Shontyraj on 2018-08-31 12:36 UTC
US Open 2018: Federer, Djokovic through, Sharapova wins...
Day 4 of the US Open 2018 saw the regular top guns move to the 3rd round at the Flushing Meadows. There were wins for men's top billings Roger Federer and Novak Djokovic. Fans also ensured that they stayed behind past midnight to watch Maria Sharapova notch a victory. Caroline Wozniacki was stunned.
By Shontyraj on 2018-08-31 08:29 UTC
US: Trump warns of violent change if Republicans lose midterms...
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US President Donald Trump warned evangelical leaders that if Republicans lose control of Congress in the midterm elections, Democrats will institute change violently. At a White House meeting on Monday, Trump said everything was at stake for his conservative agenda if his party loses in November.
By Shontyraj on 2018-08-30 12:22 UTC
Here Are Horrifying Things The Media's Not Showing You From Inside The New Mexico Terrorist Compound...
The evidence is known to date, including some just discovered, strongly suggests the Wahhaj family had turned their rural compound into a terrorist training camp.
By Shontyraj on 2018-08-29 11:46 UTC
Bangladesh: Woman journalist hacked to death by unidentified assailants...
A woman journalist of a television channel in Bangladesh was hacked to death with a sharp-edged weapon by some unidentified assailants at her home last night.

Suborna Nodi, 32, was a correspondent of private news channel Ananda TV and also worked for the Daily Jagroto Bangla newspaper,
By Shontyraj on 2018-08-29 11:42 UTC
UK: Gurdwara burned in suspected arson attack, no injuries reported...
The Guru Nanak Gurdwara Sahib in Leith city, Scotland has been severely damaged in a suspected arson attack with police treating the "suspicious" act as a hate crime, BBC reported.

It was set on fire in what was believed to be a "deliberate" act at around 5 am yesterday.

No one was injured in the
By Shontyraj on 2018-08-29 08:35 UTC
Strong 6.2-magnitude quake hits eastern Indonesia, no tsunami warning issued...
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A strong 6.2 magnitude earthquake struck eastern Indonesia today, US Geological Survey (USGS) said, but there was no tsunami warning or immediate reports of damage.

The offshore tremor struck at a shallow depth of 8km, about 100km southeast of Kupang on Indonesian portion of Timor island, USGS
By Shontyraj on 2018-08-28 11:49 UTC
Scotland university brings pronoun badges; a step towards gender equality...
Scotland's Edinburgh University is set to hand out pronoun badges to freshers joining in a new term so they know whether to refer to each other as "he", "she" or "they".

The move is intended to avoid any potential "misgendering" of non-binary or transgender students, who may display the physical
By Shontyraj on 2018-08-27 11:31 UTC
Pakistan: Accountability court to conclude cases against Sharif in 6-weeks...
Pakistan's Supreme Court today ordered the accountability court in Islamabad to conclude the remaining two corruption cases against jailed former Prime Minister Nawaz Sharif and his family within the next six weeks, according to a media report.

The 68-year-old PML-N leader appeared before the
By Shontyraj on 2018-08-27 09:40 UTC
Thought blockbuster 'Arjun Reddy' was too perfect for remake: Shahid...
Actor Shahid Kapoor says that when he was approached to star in the Hindi version of Telugu blockbuster 'Arjun Reddy', he felt there was no need to remake the film as the original was "too perfect".

Shahid was speaking on the sidelines of Lakme Fashion Week Winter/Festive 2018, where he walked for
By Shontyraj on 2018-08-25 13:30 UTC
Pakistan govt bans discretionary use of funds by President, PM...
Pakistan's new government has banned the discretionary use of state funds and first-class air travel by officials and leaders, including the President, Prime Minister, Chief Justice, and Chief Ministers, as part of its austerity drive.

The decisions were made at a Cabinet meeting, chaired by Prime
By Shontyraj on 2018-08-25 11:53 UTC
Things to know about 'flesh-eating' sexually transmitted disease, Donovanosis...
A flesh-eating sexually transmitted disease called Donovanosis has baffled medical science. Though it is extremely rare, the first case was reported in the UK.

An unidentified woman in Southport, England, was diagnosed with the disease, which is capable of destroying genital tissue.

Though not
By Shontyraj on 2018-08-25 06:48 UTC
Hundreds evacuated as forest fire sends smoke over Berlin...
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Hundreds of people were evacuated from their homes as around 600 firefighters battled a blaze in a forest strewn with unexploded ammunition south of Berlin on Friday and a pall of acrid smoke hung over the city.
By Shontyraj on 2018-08-24 09:43 UTC
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