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FIFA U-17 World Cup 2017: Oceanic giants New Zealand getting used to life as underdogs after losing practice games

FIFA U-17 World Cup 2017: Oceanic giants New Zealand getting used to life as underdogs after losing practice games

They are continental champions. Once they start coasting, there’s no stopping them. Ever since Australia left the Oceania Football Association (OFC) to join Asian Confederation (AFC), their neighbours New Zealand have become a force to reckon with. For example, in

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India vs Australia: Rohit Sharma version 3.0 is the scariest yet as he has evolved into a relentless six-hitting monster

India vs Australia: Rohit Sharma version 3.0 is the scariest yet as he has evolved into a relentless six-hitting monster

It wouldn’t be a stretch to call Rohit Sharma the most dangerous of batsmen in ODI cricket at the moment given his ability to clear the boundary rope with jaw-dropping frequency. Oozing in talent and fluidity at the crease, Rohit

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Gandhi Jayanti LIVE: I would not kill a human being to protect a cow, wrote the Mahatma in 1921

Gandhi Jayanti LIVE: I would not kill a human being to protect a cow, wrote the Mahatma in 1921

Creativity and inspiration are the two defining factors for most writers and their craft. But while creativity is largely the process of generating original ideas, inspiration is random. Sometimes it comes from the simplest of things. Like the life of

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FIFA U-17 World Cup 2017: Vinicius Junior to miss tournament after Flamengo ‘refuse to release him’

FIFA U-17 World Cup 2017: Vinicius Junior to miss tournament after Flamengo ‘refuse to release him’

Brazil’s bid for its fourth FIFA U-17 World Cup title was jolted on Saturday after it became apparent that one of its biggest stars, Vinicius Junior, would miss the showpiece event after not being released by his club Flamengo, according

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South Africa vs Bangladesh: Skipper Mushfiqur Rahim’s bizarre decisions mar first day of tour for Tigers

South Africa vs Bangladesh: Skipper Mushfiqur Rahim’s bizarre decisions mar first day of tour for Tigers

It was supposed to be a test of Bangladesh’s mettle and perseverance. Nine years ago, they arrived in the Rainbow Nation and returned home with two innings-defeats to their name. Nothing had changed since the 2002/03 tour, when they were

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Ben Stokes arrested after nightclub incident: A look back at other cricketers involved in drunken brawls

Ben Stokes arrested after nightclub incident: A look back at other cricketers involved in drunken brawls

Old habits die hard as Ben Stokes has found himself in another controversy ahead of the Ashes selection. We look at instances when Cricketers misbehaved after being under the influence alcohol To be or not to be: that is the

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Kuldeep Yadav’s mental acumen and special bond

Kuldeep Yadav’s mental acumen and special bond

The Dhoni-Kuldeep bond is developing into a special one. It dates back to January this year when Kuldeep befuddled the English batsmen with a five-for at the Brabourne Stadium in Dhoni’s ‘captaincy farewell’ match. I asked Mahi bhai (MS Dhoni) what I

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La Liga: Real Betis stun Madrid on Cristiano Ronaldo’s return; Atletico move to third with win over Athletic Bilbao

La Liga: Real Betis stun Madrid on Cristiano Ronaldo’s return; Atletico move to third with win over Athletic Bilbao

Madrid: Antonio Sanabria struck deep into stoppage time to hand Real Betis a shock 1-0 win away to Real Madrid on Wednesday as the European champions failed to score for the first time in 74 matches. Defeat leaves Real already seven

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Dera HQ search ops LIVE: Authorities find plastic coins bearing Gurmeet Ram Rahim’s name in Sirsa markets

Dera HQ search ops LIVE: Authorities find plastic coins bearing Gurmeet Ram Rahim’s name in Sirsa markets

Police recover Rs 7,000 worth demonetised notes from Dera Sacha Sauda premises In addition to to the old currency, police have also seized one OB van and some unlabelled medicine from the Dera premises new source

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No Mobiles Please: Yogi Adityanath’s Appeal To MLAs After Security Breach

No Mobiles Please: Yogi Adityanath’s Appeal To MLAs After Security Breach

No Mobiles Please: Yogi Adityanath’s Appeal To MLAs After Security Breach Yogi Adityanath, the Chief Minister of Uttar Pradesh, today called for an investigation by the country’s top anti-terror agency NIA after white powder later identified as an explosive was

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India Planning Missile To Target All Of China From South Bases

India Planning Missile To Target All Of China From South Bases

India Planning Missile To Target All Of China From South Bases India continues to modernise its atomic arsenal with an eye on China and the country’s nuclear strategy which traditionally focused on Pakistan now appears to place increased emphasis on

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Check Restaurant Bill Before You Pay. GST Rates Clarified

Check Restaurant Bill Before You Pay. GST Rates Clarified

Check Restaurant Bill Before You Pay. GST Rates Clarified Next time you dine at a restaurant, do check your bill to see if the proper GST or goods or services tax rate has been levied. The tax department has come

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Japan Inc’s Huge Base Near Delhi: 1,000 Acres, Karaoke Lounges, Factories

Japan Inc’s Huge Base Near Delhi: 1,000 Acres, Karaoke Lounges, Factories

Japan Inc’s Huge Base Near Delhi: 1,000 Acres, Karaoke Lounges, Factories In the desert-like scrub land of Rajasthan, beside a barren stretch of highway, an unlikely oasis appears: an island of Japan Inc. On more than 1,100 acres of land

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Uttar Pradesh Budget Session Begins Tomorrow

Uttar Pradesh Budget Session Begins Tomorrow

Uttar Pradesh Budget Session Begins Tomorrow LUCKNOW:  Opposition parties in Uttar Pradesh are likely to criticise the state government on law and order issues in the budget session which begins tomorrow. “From Agra to Kushinagar, farmers have committed suicide due to

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Nitish Kumar to now skip Opposition meet on vice-presidential polls tomorrow

Nitish Kumar to now skip Opposition meet on vice-presidential polls tomorrow

Nitish Kumar to now skip Opposition meet on vice-presidential polls tomorrow JDU chief Nitish Kumar will not be attending the Opposition’s meet scheduled to be held in Delhi on Tuesday. Earlier on Sunday, citing ill health as the reason, Nitish

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