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Australian cricketer Chris Rogers retires from first-class cricket

Australian cricketer Chris Rogers retires from first-class cricket

Rogers exits with 25,470 first-class runs in 313 matches at an average of 49.55, including 76 hundreds and 122 fifties.

Shahid Afridi insists players of distinction must be given respectful farewell

Shahid Afridi insists players of distinction must be given respectful farewell

Afridi, who has made 98 T20I appearances, is the leading wicket taker in the shortest format of the game with 97 scalps and has scored 1405 runs at an average of 18.

EPFO to consider hike in ETF investments next week

EPFO to consider hike in ETF investments next week

Retirement fund body EPFO is likely to consider a proposal to increase proportion of its investments in exchange traded funds (ETFs) in its trustees' meet on July 26.

These are the 10 best countries for retiring!

These are the 10 best countries for retiring!

According to Natixis Global Asset Management's fourth annual Global Retirement Index (GRI) released on Tuesday, Norway is the best country for retirement followed by Switzerland and Iceland.

India is the worst place for retirement; worst in healthcare system too

India is the worst place for retirement; worst in healthcare system too

The Natixis Global Asset Management's fourth annual Global Retirement Index (GRI) released on Tuesday has ranked India last (43) out of 43 countries.

47% Indians not saving for retirement: HSBC

47% Indians not saving for retirement: HSBC

Even as financial security after retirement is valued more, a report revealed that 47 percent of working people in India have not started saving for their future or have stopped or faced difficulties while saving.

Barcelona's Luis Suarez confident Lionel Messi will reverse his decision to retire

Barcelona's Luis Suarez confident Lionel Messi will reverse his decision to retire

Argentina, the second most successful nation at the Copa America with 14 titles, continue their 23-year wait to win a major tournament.

Lionel Messi retires: List of other Argentine footballers who have followed their captain into retirement

Lionel Messi retires: List of other Argentine footballers who have followed their captain into retirement

The names reported include that of, Gonzalo Higuain, Lucas Biglia, Ever Banega, Ezequiel Lavezzi and Angel Di María.

Ace shooter Abhinav Bindra to retire after 2016 Rio Olympics

Ace shooter Abhinav Bindra to retire after 2016 Rio Olympics

Bindra, who was chosen as the flagbearer of the Indian contingent for the Rio Games' opening ceremony on August 5, called it an "ultimate" honour.

Nuwan Kulasekara: Sri Lankan all-rounder retires from Tests to focus on ODIs, T20Is

Nuwan Kulasekara: Sri Lankan all-rounder retires from Tests to focus on ODIs, T20Is

Kulasekara was ranked the ICC ODI No1 bowler in March 2009 after a 47 wicket haul in the preceding eleven months.

Elton John hints at retirement

Elton John hints at retirement

 Legendary British singer Elton John has hinted that he may soon step down from touring as he doesn't want to miss out on his children growing up.

New Zealand all-rounder Grant Elliott retires from ODIs

New Zealand all-rounder Grant Elliott retires from ODIs

New Zealand cricket all-rounder Grant Elliot has announced his retirement from ODIs on Friday.

The secret to more active, healthier life: Just retire

The University of Sydney study followed the lifestyle behaviours of 25,000 older Australians, including physical activity, diet, sedentary behaviour, alcohol use and sleep patterns.

Health woes cloud retirement prospects for women: Report

As chronic diseases are becoming more prevalent in old age, healthcare in later life has become one of the major concerns among working women, says a report.

61% Indians aged 45-plus want to retire in next 5 years: Survey

61% Indians aged 45-plus want to retire in next 5 years: Survey

Nearly 61 percent working population in India aged 45 plus want to retire in the next five years, with the majority saying work-related pressure is affecting their mental and physical health.

Former world number 4, Robin Soderling retires after battling glandular fever for four years

Former world number 4, Robin Soderling retires after battling glandular fever for four years

Robin Soderling, who famously became the first man to beat Rafael Nadal at the French Open, has finally called it a day after fighting glandular fever for four years.

New Zealand vs Sri Lanka: Retiring Brendon McCullum is still too hot to handle

New Zealand vs Sri Lanka: Retiring Brendon McCullum is still too hot to handle

McCullum's innings was the tenth instance in which the skipper has scored 50-plus at a strike rate of 200 or more in ODIs.

Brendon McCullum retirement: Kiwis dealt severe blow ahead of T20 WC?

Brendon McCullum retirement: Kiwis dealt severe blow ahead of T20 WC?

McCullum has been a crucial T20 figure in international scenario and leads the chart as the highest run-scorer in the format.

Brendon McCullum retirement: How cricket fraternity reacted to the news

Brendon McCullum retirement: How cricket fraternity reacted to the news

McCullum has also been a proven leader for New Zealand and a great servant of cricket.

Brendon McCullum: Five interesting facts about inspirational Kiwi leader!

Brendon McCullum: Five interesting facts about inspirational Kiwi leader!

McCullum holds the record for the highest runs scored in T20 internationals.