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This 11-year-old Indian boy has higher IQ than Albert Einstein and Stephen Hawking!

This 11-year-old Indian boy has higher IQ than Albert Einstein and Stephen Hawking!

Though it is hard to believe but it's true. Arnav Shrma, an 11-year-old Indian-origin boy living in the United Kingdom, has higher IQ than geniuses like Albert Einstein and Stephen Hawking.

Jun 30, 2017, 13:31 PM IST
Joe Root says ready to lead after bedding in under Alastair Cook

Joe Root says ready to lead after bedding in under Alastair Cook

The 26-year-old can also expect to take on the illustrious duo in tactical battles after joining them as a test captain of their respective national sides, making his debut in the role in England`s home series against South Africa starting on July 6.

Jun 30, 2017, 12:31 PM IST
Damning FIFA report nails England malpractices in 2018 World Cup bid

Damning FIFA report nails England malpractices in 2018 World Cup bid

Russia and Qatar were announced as hosting countries of the 2018 and 2022 FIFA World Cups respectively in the Swiss city of Zurich in December 2010. According to the report, there was no evidence that Russia or Qatar attempted to influence the bidding process.

Jun 28, 2017, 22:30 PM IST

UK school offers uniform hijabs for Muslim pupils

A secondary school in north-west England has become the first in the UK to offer hijabs or headscarves worn by Muslims as part of the uniform for pupils.

 

Jun 28, 2017, 20:14 PM IST

Ex-police chiefs charged over 1989 Hillsborough stadium disaster that killed 96

Police at first blamed the tragedy on drunken fans, an explanation that was always rejected by the families of the victims and the wider Liverpool community. Relatives campaigned for justice for the 96 for decades.

 

Jun 28, 2017, 17:05 PM IST

ICC Women's World Cup 2017: England beat Pakistan in rain-truncated group encounter

Sciver hit 137 off 92 balls and captain Knight scored 106 off 109 balls as England recovered from 42 for two to finish at 377 for seven in 50 overs, the second-highest total in competition history behind Australia`s 412 for three in 1997.

Jun 28, 2017, 09:41 AM IST

Euro U-21 Championship: England lose on penalties as Germany set final date with Spain

Germany goalkeeper Julian Pollersbeck saved Redmond`s spot-kick to consign England to a 4-3 defeat in the shoot-out after the match had ended 2-2 at the end of 90 minutes and extra time.

Jun 28, 2017, 09:39 AM IST
ICC Women's World Cup 2017: Mithali Raj & Co script history, become first team to successfully use Decision Review System

ICC Women's World Cup 2017: Mithali Raj & Co script history, become first team to successfully use Decision Review System

Put to bat first, openers Punam Raut (86) and Smriti Mandhana (90) wove a ravishing 144-run stand followed by skipper Mithali (71) chipping in a few boundaries as India posted a total of 281.

Jun 27, 2017, 09:57 AM IST
AB de Villiers to take call on international future in August

AB de Villiers to take call on international future in August

They previously lost a one-day international series to England by the same scoreline and then suffered a hugely disappointing first-round exit at the Champions Trophy.

Jun 26, 2017, 08:56 AM IST
England beat South Africa by 19 runs to seal T20 series 2-1

England beat South Africa by 19 runs to seal T20 series 2-1

Alex Hales and Dawid Malan shared a second-wicket stand of 105 in 10.3 overs.

Jun 25, 2017, 16:37 PM IST
WATCH: Smriti Mandhana scores blistering 72-ball 90 in India's World Cup opener against England

WATCH: Smriti Mandhana scores blistering 72-ball 90 in India's World Cup opener against England

Chasing 282, England were bowled out for 246 in the 47.3 overs with Deepti Sharma and Shikha Pandey scalping three and two wickets each.

Jun 25, 2017, 15:12 PM IST
WWC 2017: Mithali Raj claims world record by smashing most number of consecutive fifties in ODIs

WWC 2017: Mithali Raj claims world record by smashing most number of consecutive fifties in ODIs

With an average of 52.27, Mithali's figures are the best among women cricketers who have played over 100 ODIs.

Jun 25, 2017, 10:40 AM IST
ICC Women's World Cup 2017, England vs India: Live Streaming, TV Listing, Date, Time, Venue

ICC Women's World Cup 2017, England vs India: Live Streaming, TV Listing, Date, Time, Venue

India will be playing the tournament under the much-experienced Mithali Raj, who recently became the third player to lead her team in 100 ODIs.

Jun 24, 2017, 12:12 PM IST
ICC Champions Trophy: Here's how much prize money the finalists and semi-finalists got

ICC Champions Trophy: Here's how much prize money the finalists and semi-finalists got

The International Cricket Council (ICC) had hiked the prize money for the 2017 Champions Trophy by $ 500,000.

Jun 20, 2017, 20:16 PM IST

Indian U-19 squads for England cricket tour announced

The Indian colts will start their tour with a two-day warm-up game on July 19-20 before playing the first four-day game from July 23-26 at Chesterfield. The second four-day match will be held from July 31-August 3 in Worcester.

Jun 17, 2017, 09:36 AM IST
ICC Champions Trophy 2017: Dale Steyn expects great finale from 'champs' Pakistan

ICC Champions Trophy 2017: Dale Steyn expects great finale from 'champs' Pakistan

Scripting a scintillating eight-wicket victory over host nation England at Cardiff on Wednesday, Sarfraz Ahmed-led Pakistan stormed into the ICC Champions Trophy final.

Jun 15, 2017, 12:55 PM IST
ICC Champions Trophy 2017: Eoin Morgan vows England will 'stay true' to beliefs after Pakistan heartbreak

ICC Champions Trophy 2017: Eoin Morgan vows England will 'stay true' to beliefs after Pakistan heartbreak

Wednesday`s loss in Cardiff meant England`s wait for a first major ICC one-day international tournament triumph will continue until at least 2019 -- when they stage the next World Cup.

Jun 15, 2017, 09:05 AM IST
Champions Trophy 2017: Sarfraz Ahmed proud as 'no chance' Pakistan stun England to reach final

Champions Trophy 2017: Sarfraz Ahmed proud as 'no chance' Pakistan stun England to reach final

Pace bowler Hasan Ali took three wickets as Pakistan dismissed England, the only unbeaten team left in the tournament, for a mere 211.

Jun 15, 2017, 08:57 AM IST
ICC Champions Trophy 2017: Joe Root's early wicket can cause jitters in English camp, says Shahid Afridi

ICC Champions Trophy 2017: Joe Root's early wicket can cause jitters in English camp, says Shahid Afridi

"The game tomorrow provides Hafeez, Malik and other seniors in the team this opportunity and I really hope that they raise their hand and deliver an inspired performance that can be remembered for years to come," Afridi wrote

Jun 14, 2017, 11:25 AM IST
ICC CT 2017, Semi-final 1: England vs Pakistan – Preview, Live Streaming, TV Listings, Date, Time, Venue, Squads

ICC CT 2017, Semi-final 1: England vs Pakistan – Preview, Live Streaming, TV Listings, Date, Time, Venue, Squads

As per stats, England have the edge over the green jersey having defeated them six times in their ten encounters in ICC tournaments.

Jun 14, 2017, 10:19 AM IST