Renovation of irrigation projects: Sahu

New Delhi: The Biju Janata Dal (BJD) MP from Berhampur Chandra Sekhar Sahu Tuesday asked the Union government to start a pilot venture for redesign of a few water system extends in …

Dengue ward at SCB

Cuttack: Three people were tried constructive for dengue even as an extraordinary ward for the vector-borne ailment was set up at SCB Medical College and Hospital (SCBMCH) here Tuesday. As per …

Protests outside Assembly: Woman scribe

Bhubaneswar: A lady recorder was seen outside the Odisha Assembly Tuesday requesting activity against a businessperson from the city who had purportedly assaulted her on the guise of giving her work. …

50% woman quota in panchayat polls: Pinaki

New Delhi: Biju Janata Dal (BJD) MP from Puri Pinaki Misra Tuesday asked the administration to acquire a Bill the House for conceding 50 percent reservation to ladies in panchayat decisions. Talking …

Sangeet Natak Akademi fellowship: Sonal

New Delhi: Tabla maestro Zakir Hussain and famous old style artists Sonal Mansingh, Jatin Goswami (Sattriya) and K Kalyanasundaram Pillai (Bharatanatyam) were given the Sangeet Natak Akademi’s esteemed cooperations Tuesday. The …

Everton sign England midfielder Fabian Delph from Manchester City

Liverpool, July 16  Everton said on Monday that they have signed England midfielder Fabian Delph from Manchester City on a three-year deal. Everton did not say how much they had paid …

NZ coach Gary Stead calls for WC rules review, says ‘feeling very hollow’

Wellington, July 16 New Zealand coach Gary Stead Tuesday called for the ICC World Cup rules to be reviewed, saying the feeling is “very, very hollow” after England beat them on …

I don’t know when I’ll recover from hip injury: Prithvi Shaw

New Delhi, Jul 15  Young India opener Prithvi Shaw on Monday said he was not sure when he would recover from his hip injury, putting a question mark over his participation …

We have no control over rules of game: Eoin Morgan

London, July 15  England skipper Eoin Morgan said players “do not have control over the rules” set by the ICC after the governing body’s much-criticised boundary count rule decided the winners …

Is boundary countback fair? Never thought I’d answer that: Kane Williamson

London, Jul 15  A “gutted” New Zealand captain Kane Williamson finds it difficult to accept that his team lost the World Cup final to England on a “boundary countback” rule but …

This was meant to be, says Liam Plunkett after England’s World Cup victory

London, Jul 15 Fast bowler Liam Plunkett believes England were destined to win the World Cup, admitting that the lucky overthrow in the last over changed the tide in the home …

NZ better team through WC, we got rub of green in final:Eoin Morgan

London, Jul 15  New Zealand had a better World Cup than England but in the summit clash, the home team got the rub of the green, captain Eoin Morgan said lauding …

Brazilian stricker Neymar heads to Paris on Monday after PSG spat: source

Brasilia, Jul 15  Neymar will return to Paris Saint-Germain on Monday, the football star’s press office said, after remarks he made about his former team Barcelona sparked controversy. “He will appear …

Kids, don’t take up sport, says dejected New Zealand cricketer Jimmy Neesham

London, July 15 Don’t take up sport,” New Zealand’s dejected all-rounder Jimmy Neesham advised kids as he hoped to find at least a day or two in the next decade when …