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First ODI between India & West Indies called off due to rain

The stop-start match, which was reduced to 34-over-a-side, was abandoned after a second rain interruption. More than an hour and a half later, the umpires decided to call off the match. Opener Evin Lewis and Shai Hope were batting on 40 and 6 respectively when the match was called off ... Read More »

Egyptian security forces kill 17 Islamic militants

On Thursday, Egypt’s Interior Ministry said the militants were members of a group accused of being behind an attack earlier in the week. A car packed with explosives detonated outside Egypt’s main cancer hospital in Cairo, killing at least 20 people. The group, known as Hasm, has links to the ... Read More »

Maryam Nawaz arrested in Lahore

The National Accountability Court arrested the 45-year-old Vice-President of the Pakistan Muslim League-Nawaz (PML-N) party from the Kot Lakhpat jail in Lahore. “We have arrested Maryam Nawaz in the Chaudhry Sugar Mills case as she was is facing money laundering and income beyond means charges,” a National Accountability Bureau said. ... Read More »

Flood situation remains grim in many parts of the country

 Till now 9 dead bodies are recovered taking death toll in recent floods to 25. In Karnataka, Chief Minister B S Yediyurappa visited flood-affected areas in Belagavi today morning. Chief Minister also oversaw arrangements in the relief camps.  The CM also informed that he has instructed officials to release five lakh ... Read More »

India-Bangladesh home minister-level talks held in Delhi

Home Minister Amit Shah congratulated his Bangladesh counterpart Asaduzzaman Khan on the resumption of the office for a second term. Home Minister reiterated India’s full support for Bangladesh Prime Minister Sheikh Hasina’s development agenda. Both the Ministers reiterated the significance of the bilateral relationship.  During the meeting, the Ministers expressed satisfaction ... Read More »

Situation remains peaceful in Jammu & Kashmir

Some shops opened in Srinagar and movement of people on roads picked up on Wednesday despite the restrictions. However, people in the rest of the Kashmir the Valley continued to remain confined mostly indoors due to strict enforcement of Section 144.  In Jammu district, the administration has eased restrictions from 11 ... Read More »

Article 370: Supreme Court declines urgent hearing

The Apex Court also declined urgent hearing to another plea filed by a Congress activist against the government’s decision to impose restrictions in Jammu and Kashmir after revoking provisions of Article 370.  The matter was mentioned for urgent listing before a bench headed by Justice N V Ramana. The court ... Read More »

Bangladesh to host Zimbabwe despite ICC ban

The ICC suspended Zimbabwe last month over the country’s failure to keep the sport free from government interference, putting its participation in multi-nation events in doubt.  Bangladesh Cricket Board spokesman, Jalal Yunus said, they have been informed by the concerned officials that there is no bar on Zimbabwe playing in ... Read More »