Monday, December 5, 2022


Kohli’s decision to step down as Test captain was personal, BCCI respects it: Sourav Ganguly

India's most successful Test captain, Kohli Saturday ended his 7-year reign, a day after an unexpected 1-2 series loss against South Africa. India won 40 out of 68 Tests under him.

U19 WC: India beat South Africa by 45 runs; start campaign on winning note

Georgetown, Jan 16 (PTI) Four-time champions India dished out a clinical show to start their U-19 World Cup campaign on a winning note, thrashing...

UP Yoddha beat Telugu Titans 39-33

Bengaluru, Jan 15 (PTI) UP Yoddha beat struggling Telugu Titans 39-33 in a Pro Kabaddi League match here on Saturday. Yoddha were better...

U-19 World Cup: Skipper Yash Dhull’s 82 helps India post 232 after poor start

Georgetown, Jan 15 (PTI) Skipper Yash Dhull helped India recover from a poor start and post 232 against South Africa in their U-19 World...

Alone and cornered, Kohli had no option but to quit Test captaincy; Rohit Sharma set to be Test captain

New Delhi, Jan 15 (PTI) Virat Kohli wasn't pushed but he decided to jump. It was a twitter message on September 16 when...

Virat Kohli quits Test captaincy, a day after series-defeat against South Africa

Cape Town, Jan 15 (PTI) Virat Kohli on Saturday dropped a bombshell by quitting Test captaincy, a day after India suffered an unexpected...

Tata Open Maharashtra to be held without fans

New Delhi, Jan 15 (PTI) The Tata Open Maharashtra, country's only ATP 250 event, will be held before empty stadiums and within a...

We want to break into top 5 this year: Chirag

New Delhi, Jan 15 (PTI) India's top doubles pair of Chirag Shetty and Satwiksairaj Rankireddy on Saturday set it sights on breaking into...

‘Proud moment’ — Olympic medallist Mirabai Chanu joins Manipur Police as ASP (sports)

Mirabai Chanu, who belongs to Nongpok Kakching village in Manipur’s Imphal East, made history last year by winning India’s first-ever Olympic silver medal in weightlifting.

Stunned cricketing fraternity lauds India’s most successful Test captain

New Delhi, Jan 15 (PTI) Virat Kohli's unexpected decision to quit Test captaincy stunned the cricketing world, which lauded the Indian star batter...

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PM Modi pays tribute to Dr Rajendra Prasad on his birth anniversary

What explains Modi’s silence as states fight on, relations with Centre...

Whether it's Karnataka-Maharahstra or Assam-Meghalaya, Modi govt's reluctance to get dragged into border disputes is self-defeating.
A cashier checks Indian rupee notes inside a room at a fuel station in Ahmedabad | Reuters file image

Rupee falls to 81.75 against dollar, loss on stop losses and...

The rupee was down 0.5% to the dollar and has been an underperformer among Asian peers. The offshore Chinese yuan was up 0.9%, leading Asian currencies higher.


Russian President Vladimir Putin with Chinese President Xi Jinping. (Photo Credit - Reuters)

In western arms sanctions on Russia, China’s arms industry could stand...

The arms export embargoes on Moscow could create an opportunity for Beijing to supply arms to countries like Myanmar, which are heavily dependent on Russian arms.
Illustration: Soham Sen | ThePrint

Gujarat election is anything but dull. BJP’s political neurosis about AAP...

Gujarat is the only state where Modi is directly in contention. Even if he wins, the team that runs him closest has much to gain.