Saturday, July 22, 2023


After hitting 29th Test ton, Kohli says he’s ‘charged up’ when faced with challenges

Port of Spain, Jul 22 (PTI) Star Indian batter Virat Kohli feels "charged up" when faced with an adverse situation and said it...

Soccer-Sweden gunning for glory after series of near-misses

(Reuters) - Sweden are determined to shake off a run of near-misses at major tournaments and are comfortable with their status as a top contender as they begin their quest for a Women's World Cup

Rugby-Recovering Australia duo unlikely to hit top form until World Cup, says Jones

SYDNEY (Reuters) - Australia coach Eddie Jones does not expect key Wallabies duo Quade Cooper and Samu Kerevi to hit peak form until September's Rugby World Cup as he looks to avoid a third loss in a

Soccer-Amateur women’s game takes baby steps in China during World Cup

By Martin Quin Pollard BEIJING (Reuters) - As China geared up for their opening Women's World Cup fixture in Australia on Saturday, there was cause for optimism for the future back home as more and

Soccer-Smith scores brace to power champions US past Vietnam

By Amy Tennery AUCKLAND (Reuters) -Sophia Smith scored a first-half brace on her Women's World Cup debut as the United States got their bid for a third successive title off to a comfortable start with

Soccer-Messi scores stoppage-time winner in Inter Miami debut

By Frank Pingue (Reuters) - Lionel Messi made a rousing debut for Major League Soccer's Inter Miami as he scored a stoppage-time winner to beat Liga MX's Cruz Azul 2-1 on Friday in their Leagues Cup

Soccer-Smith scores brace to power US past Vietnam

AUCKLAND (Reuters) - Sophia Smith scored a first-half brace on her Women's World Cup debut as the United States got their bid for a third successive title off to a comfortable start with a 3-0 win

WTA roundup: Claire Liu pulls upset to reach Budapest semifinals

There was a shake-up in the brackets as unseeded American Claire Liu knocked off eighth seed Anna Karolina Schmiedlova 7-5, 6-4 in the quarterfinals of the Hungarian Grand Prix on Friday in Budapest.

Soccer-Norwegian forward Graham Hansen sick with a sore throat

(Reuters) - The Norway national team said that forward Caroline Graham Hansen would not participate in the scheduled press conference on Saturday after feeling a sore throat. The news is potentially

China investigates two soccer association staffers

SHANGHAI (Reuters) - Two senior staffers of the Chinese Football Association (CFA) have been put under investigation for suspected serious violations of discipline and law, China's sports regulator

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China uses UK universities, think tanks to promote its interest. Academics...

Western academics are championing the cause of the PLA, the CCP, and Xi Jinping at the cost of their nations.

Oil rallies towards fourth straight weekly gain on tightening supply

By Shariq Khan BENGALURU (Reuters) -Oil prices rose more than a dollar per barrel on Friday, buoyed by growing evidence of supply shortages in the coming months and rising tensions between Russia and


Representational image of an Indian Army convoy moving through Ladakh | Photo: ANI

Parliamentary panel greenlights bill on disciplinary powers for future theatre commanders

If it becomes a law, bill will allow in-charge of inter-services organisations to exercise disciplinary powers over personnel of any service serving under or attached to 'his' command.
Illustration: Soham Sen

New BJP govt, old divisive ways. Biren’s rule shows party never...

Manipur Chief Minister N. Biren Singh, and by implication, the BJP nationally and the Modi government are all under attack over anarchy in the...