Stranded Malaysian cargo ship evacuated from Odisha coast

Bhubaneswar, Sep 16 A Malaysian cargo ship which had been stranded near Odisha’s Chilika Lake since August 7 was finally towed into deep sea on Sunday night, a district official said. …

Sensex falls 262 pts as crude oil prices boil

Mumbai, Sep 16  The BSE benchmark Sensex on Monday slipped nearly 262 points due to panic sell-offs by investors who were caught off guard by massive spike in crude prices after …

Rupee plummets 68 paise to 71.60/USD in early trade on sharp rise in crude prices

Mumbai, Sep 16  The rupee tumbled by 68 paise to 71.60 against the US currency in early trade on Monday, as a sharp jump in global crude oil prices dampened investor …

Hong Kong returns to violence as police fires tear gas and Molotovs

Hong Kong,  Hong Kong riot police fired tear gas and water cannons at hardcore pro-democracy protesters hurling rocks and petrol bombs on Sunday, tipping the violence-plagued city back into chaos after …

Turkish President hosts Putin, Rouhani for Syria summit

Ankara, Sep 16  Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdogan will host his Russian and Iranian counterparts on Monday for their latest summit on Syria, with attention focused on Damascus’s push on the …

Wins Belgian Open title: Indian shuttler Lakshya Sen

Leuven (Belgium): Rising Indian shuttler and previous junior World No. 1 Lakshya Sen dazed second seed Victor Svendsen of Denmark in straight games to secure the men’s singles title at the Belgian …

Eye consistency to seal Tokyo Olympics berth: Back from injury Chirag, Satwik

New Delhi: Returning from damage lay-off, India’s driving duplicates matching of Chirag Shetty and Satwiksairaj Rankireddy is looking at a steady hurried to break into the main five and seal a spot …

Scores penalty, celebrates like his dad: Lionel Messi’s son Mateo

Barcelona: Football genius Lionel Messi’s child, Mateo, is a chip of the old square. The little person pulled off some unadulterated football stunts like his dad and the Internet can’t quit swooning …

Australian squad for summer Tests: Ponting predicts batting shake-up

  Sydney: Only three Australian batsmen are sure to begin the mid year Test arrangement against Pakistan, as per previous captain Ricky Ponting, with David Warner among them. Ponting, who has been …

top spot, Juve held by Fiorentina: Inter reclaim

  Milan: Inter Milan recovered top spot in Serie An after a 1-0 win more than 10-man Udinese Saturday as Juventus lost three players to damage in an excruciating goalless attract at …

‘Mare’ with DRS calls in Ashes, Australia: Tim Paine

London: Australia skipper Tim Paine conceded he was having ‘a female horse’ after twice neglecting to survey umpiring choices in the fifth Ashes Test despite the fact that the difficulties would have …

Tiger Woods blog sparks speculation he’ll play in Presidents Cup

Los Angeles, Sept 14 Speculation swirled that superstar Tiger Woods will choose himself to play in the Presidents Cup as captain of the US team thanks to an enigmatic sign-off on …

Steve Smith unfazed by burden of Australia run-scoring

London, Sept 14  Steve Smith refused to blame his inconsistent teammates for their batting failures during the Ashes after he again shouldered the run-scoring burden for Australia. The former skipper scored …

Captain Virat Kohli and a few youngsters begin World T20 preparation

Dharamsala, Sep 14  Virat Kohli will be venturing into the unknown with a clean slate, where a few seasoned hands will be backing a group of immensely talented youngsters, in his …

2 arrested for online cricket-betting in city

Chennai,  Two persons have been arrested for alleged involvement in online cricket-betting and Rs 53.33 lakh in cash has been seized from them, police said on Friday. The action was part …