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Joe Root hails 'freakish' AB De Villiers as South Africa great bows out

Joe Root hails 'freakish' AB De Villiers as South Africa great bows out

England captain Joe Root said AB de Villiers had done "freakish things" after the South Africa great surprised the cricket world by announcing his international retirement on Wednesday.

May 24, 2018, 17:05 PM IST
Dominic Bess to make England Test debut against Pakistan

Dominic Bess to make England Test debut against Pakistan

Somerset off-spinner Dominic Bess will make his England debut in the first Test against Pakistan on Thursday, captain Joe Root has confirmed.

May 24, 2018, 17:02 PM IST
Suspected ISI agent, who worked at Indian diplomat's house in Pakistan, arrested

Suspected ISI agent, who worked at Indian diplomat's house in Pakistan, arrested

The accused Ramesh Singh worked as a cook at the house of Indian diplomat in Pakistan and allegedly bugged his house with help of ISI to get information.

May 24, 2018, 13:15 PM IST
Extortion threats to 12 UP MLAs, CM Yogi Adityanath orders SIT probe, seeks details

Extortion threats to 12 UP MLAs, CM Yogi Adityanath orders SIT probe, seeks details

12 UP MLAs have received phone calls, WhatsApp messages threatening them of dire consequences if they did not shell out Rs 10 lakh.  

May 23, 2018, 22:51 PM IST
India behind Bangladesh, Sri Lanka and China in healthcare, marginally ahead of Pakistan

India behind Bangladesh, Sri Lanka and China in healthcare, marginally ahead of Pakistan

India ranks 145th among 195 countries in terms of quality and accessibility of healthcare, behind its neighbours like China, Bangladesh, Sri Lanka and Bhutan.

May 23, 2018, 11:08 AM IST
World Bank fails to reach an agreement with Pakistan on Indus Water dispute, Kishanganga project

World Bank fails to reach an agreement with Pakistan on Indus Water dispute, Kishanganga project

The World Bank has said it failed to arrive at an agreement with a visiting Pakistani delegation on a way forward to address Islamabad's concerns regarding the Indus Waters Treaty with India.

May 23, 2018, 07:24 AM IST
  Pakistan minister says tanks, missiles alone can't save country if it's not strong economically

Pakistan minister says tanks, missiles alone can't save country if it's not strong economically

Pakistan's Interior Minister Ahsan Iqbal has described peace, stability and continuity as critical for economic progress.

May 22, 2018, 15:37 PM IST
Pakistan ISI wants JeM to carry out bigger terror attacks in Jammu and Kashmir

Pakistan ISI wants JeM to carry out bigger terror attacks in Jammu and Kashmir

Authorities believe that the ISI is relying more on JeM, rather than outfits like Lashkar-e-Taiba and Hizbul Mujahideen.

May 22, 2018, 10:28 AM IST
Pakistan election commission suggests July 25-27 for general elections

Pakistan election commission suggests July 25-27 for general elections

The announcement comes just days before the term of the sitting PML-N government is set to expire on May 31.

May 22, 2018, 07:43 AM IST
Catch them alive: New mantra of security forces to tackle terrorism in J&K

Catch them alive: New mantra of security forces to tackle terrorism in J&K

The multi-pronged strategy - including encounters with militants, fighting their overground workers in courts and smashing their network of sympathisers - has brought down the number of videos on social media showing groups of terrorists roaming freely in the orchards and forests of Tral, Shopian and Kulgam in South Kashmir.

May 21, 2018, 23:47 PM IST
Pro-Khalistani groups planning to target Punjab police officers with ISI's support: Intelligence report

Pro-Khalistani groups planning to target Punjab police officers with ISI's support: Intelligence report

The ISI is trying to radicalise the youth of Punjab, as per an intelligence report.

May 21, 2018, 22:32 PM IST
Jos Buttler relishing 'another Test debut' with England

Jos Buttler relishing 'another Test debut' with England

Jos Buttler says getting a recall to England's Test squad feels like 'another debut'.

May 21, 2018, 19:59 PM IST
Toss-less Tests: No harm in experimenting, says Javed Miandad

Toss-less Tests: No harm in experimenting, says Javed Miandad

Former Pakistan captain Javed Miandad has backed the proposal to abolish toss from Test cricket.

May 21, 2018, 15:20 PM IST
Any comment from Pakistan calling for peace will be taken seriously: Nirmala Sitharaman

Any comment from Pakistan calling for peace will be taken seriously: Nirmala Sitharaman

The minister also said the armed forces would "fully honour" the government's decision not to launch any operations in Jammu and Kashmir during the holy month of Ramzan.

May 21, 2018, 14:32 PM IST
Mohammad Amir proves his fitness as Pakistan draw final warm-up match

Mohammad Amir proves his fitness as Pakistan draw final warm-up match

Mohammad Amir appeared to prove his fitness as Pakistan drew their final warm-up match ahead of the start of their two-Test series against England.

May 21, 2018, 14:00 PM IST
Now, it's India vs Pakistan over Kishanganga project at World Bank

Now, it's India vs Pakistan over Kishanganga project at World Bank

The neighbouring country, according to Dawn News, will tell the World Bank that the move by India violates the 1960 Indus Water Treaty.

May 21, 2018, 09:57 AM IST
Pakistan Rangers 'plead' with BSF to stop firing after trooper's death

Pakistan Rangers 'plead' with BSF to stop firing after trooper's death

A 19-second thermal-imagery footage released by the border guarding force shows the destruction of a Pakistani picket across the border in retaliation to the unprovoked firing and shelling along the International Border.

May 20, 2018, 14:31 PM IST
Pakistan opposes inauguration of Kishanganga Project, says it violates Indus Water Treaty

Pakistan opposes inauguration of Kishanganga Project, says it violates Indus Water Treaty

Pakistan has opposed the inauguration of Kishanganga Project, saying it violates the Indus Water Treaty. 

May 19, 2018, 06:33 AM IST
Shahid Afridi has no plans of quitting playing T20 leagues

Shahid Afridi has no plans of quitting playing T20 leagues

Recovering from a knee injury, Pakistan's flamboyant all-rounder Shahid Afridi has no intention of giving up playing competitive cricket.

May 18, 2018, 16:46 PM IST
Jammu and Kashmir: BSF jawan, 4 dead after ceasefire violation by Pakistan in Arnia sector

Jammu and Kashmir: BSF jawan, 4 dead after ceasefire violation by Pakistan in Arnia sector

Four civilians and one Border Security Force (BSF) constable died and 12 others injured after Pakistan troopers once again resorted to ceasefire violation in Jammu and Kashmir's n RS Pura, Bishnah and Arnia sectors on Friday.

May 18, 2018, 13:30 PM IST

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