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Swathi May 10, 2017

After the humongous victory of Sunrisers Hyderabad (SRH) on Mumbai Indians (MI), it became official that one more team knocked out of the playoff the race in Indian Premier League 2017. It is a well-known fact that there are just eight matches left in the IPL 2017. The top four teams from both the sides […]

Rajesh March 18, 2017

India Vs Australia, 3rd Test, Day 3, Ranchi: Murali Vijay and Cheteshwar Pujara scored half centuries as India are 235/3 in response to Australia’s first-innings total of 451. Virat Kohli was out cheaply for 6. India Vs Australia, 3rd Test, Day 3, Ranchi India began the third day’s play in the third Test against Australia in […]

Rama Krishna August 12, 2016

Rio de Janeiro, Aug 12: Poland maintained an all-win record in Pool B by defeating Argentina 25-21, 25-19, 37-35 in a men’s volleyball match at the Rio Olympics here. Poland booked a berth in the top eight with three straight wins. Another team qualified for the quarterfinals are Italy, who eased past Mexico in straight […]

Rama Krishna August 9, 2016

Rio de Janeiro, Aug 9: Following is the medals tally of the ongoing Rio Olympics as on Monday. Country Gold Silver Bronze Total United States 3 6 4 13China 4 2 4 10Japan 3 0 7 10Italy 3 4 2 9Russia 2 4 3 9Australia 4 0 3 7South Korea 2 2 1 5Thailand 2 […]

Rama Krishna August 9, 2016

Rio de Janeiro, Aug 9: Brazilian judo fighter Rafaela Silva earned the first gold medal for the host country at the 2016 Rio Olympics, defeating Mongolia’s Sumiya Dorjsuren in the 57 kg final. Silva, who grew up in the Rio de Janeiro slum made famous by the film “City of God,” continued a run of […]

Rama Krishna August 5, 2016

New Delhi, Aug 5: President Pranab Mukherjee on Friday conveyed his good wishes to the Indian contingent for the Rio Olympics and urged them to do their best to the nation and to promote friendship among nations. In a message to Rakesh Gupta, Chef-de-Mission of Indian Contingent for the Rio Olympic Games 2016, the President […]

Rama Krishna August 5, 2016

Rio de Janeiro, Aug 5: The Brazilian authorities presented the legacy plan for the 2016 Rio Olympic Games, which will officially start on Friday. Rio Mayor Eduardo Paes and Sports Minister Leonardo Picciani detailed the plan in an interview at the Olympic Games’ media centre here on Thursday, reports Xinhua. Paes and Picciani said that […]

Rama Krishna August 3, 2016

New York: Micro-blogging website Twitter on Wednesday announced a change to its Moments feature which will now insert Olympic-related tweets into a user’s timeline for weeks at a time. Earlier, Moments used to insert tweets into a user’s timeline for a matter of hours or, at most, a few days. The feature can also be […]

Rama Krishna August 3, 2016

United Nations: UN Secretary-General Ban Ki-moon will participate in the opening ceremony of the 2016 Olympic Games in Rio de Janeiro, the second largest city in Brazil. The ceremony will be held on Friday. Ban will participate in a relay in which the Olympic Torch is handed over, Xinhua news agency quoted UN spokesperson Stephane […]

Rama Krishna August 2, 2016

Rio De Janeiro: The 129th session of the International Olympic Committee (IOC) started officially got with a ceremony at the Cidade Das Artes in Rio de Janeiro. In his opening speech on Monday night, IOC President Thomas Bach paid tribute to the extraordinary work and efforts deployed by the Rio 2016 Organising Committee and the […]