Roadside bomb kills 12 civilians in Afghanistan

  Kabul, Jan 21: An Afghan official says a roadside bomb has killed at least 12 civilians in the western Herat province. Abdul Ahad Walizada, a spokesman for the provincial police chief, says a 13th person was wounded in the explosion early Sunday, which struck a vehicle in the Gulran district. No one immediately claimed […]

Jurgen Klopp wants Liverpool to do more than preserve unbeaten run

  LIVERPOOL: Liverpool manager Jurgen Klopp has insisted he has not given a second thought to his team’s 18-match unbeaten run ahead of their trip to Swansea City on Monday.Klopp’s side have been in imperious form recently, and ended Premier League leaders Manchester City’s hopes of going through the season without losing following a thrilling […]

Sachin Tendulkar Lauds Team India for Winning Blind World Cup

  New Delhi: Legendary cricketer Sachin Tendulkar has lauded Team India for lifting their second Blind World Cup title on Saturday. India edged Pakistan by two wickets to successfully defend their title and become only the second team to win two world cups in the history of the game.Sachin took to social media to laud […]

Stokes, Gayle, Ashwin, Dhawan part of marquee set

  Ben Stokes, Mitchell Starc, Chris Gayle, Kieron Pollard, Yuvraj Singh, R Ashwin, Gautam Gambhir, Shikhar Dhawan and Glenn Maxwell are part of two sets of marquee players that will kick-off the IPL auction, which begins on January 27 in Bangalore. The auction will be a two-day exercise with a total of 578 players featuring […]

Netanyahu in India: What was swept under the carpet

  Vijay Prashad If you believed that the Indian people universally welcomed Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu to India, then you were misled. The corporate media – both in India and in Israel – concentrated on the press releases from the offices of the prime ministers and bought hook, line and sinker into their well-orchestrated […]

Insanitation is national crisis, not littering

  Aakar Patel You are a revolutionary leader and you are revolutionising India. You are catapulting this magnificent state into the future,” Israel’s Benjamin Netanyahu said to Indian Prime Minister Narendra Modi this week. What could he possibly mean? My dictionary defines revolution as “involving or causing a complete or dramatic change”. Usually the change […]

As Indo, Pak armies trade fire; J&K politicians call for peace

As Indo, Pak armies trade fire; J&K politicians call for peace

Special Correspondent Srinagar, Jan 21: India and Pakistan armies exchanging fire on the borders in Jammu region has evoked serious concern and politicians in the state are voicing concern over the civilian causalities. The leaders of the opposition parties, including National Conference and Congress cornered the PDP-BJP coalition government on Saturday and asked the ruling […]