Ben Stokes recalled in place of Sam Curran

  Ben Stokes has been recalled to the England side for the third Test against India at Trent Bridge in place of Sam Curran. Stokes was acquitted of affray on Tuesday at Bristol Crown Court and brought straight back into the squad. On Thursday, coach Trevor Bayliss said there would be two training sessions to […]

FSSAI ropes in expert panel to review food labelling standards

  New Delhi, Aug 17: The government has put on hold the draft that proposes red-labelling of packaged food products containing high levels of fat, sugar and salt, FSSAI CEO Pawan Kumar Agarwal said today. In April, food safety regulator FSSAI had come out with the draft of Food Safety and Standards (Labelling and Display) […]

PDP delegation attends Vajpayee’s last rites in New Delhi

  Srinagar, Aug 17: Paying homage to late Atal Bihari Vajpayee, a high-level delegation of Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) led by its President and former chief minister Mehbooba Mufti attended the funeral of the former Prime Minister on Friday in New Delhi. According to the party spokesman, delegation comprising of senior PDP leaders, MLAs and […]

Darren Bravo, McCullum turn tables on Stars in breathtaking chase

After a dim start to the season, marked by three winless matches on the road, St Lucia Stars’ season had begun to look brighter on Thursday night, after a trio of half-centurions boosted them to a franchise record total. But in the end, history repeated itself, as Trinbago Knight Riders maintained their impressive record over […]

Cristiano Ronaldo Set For Serie A Debut Amid Sombre Backdrop In Italy

  Cristiano Ronaldo will make his much-anticipated Serie A debut for Juventus who open their campaign for an eighth straight Italian league title on Saturday against a sombre backdrop of a country in mourning following the Genoa bridge disaster. The five-time Ballon d’Or winner was the star signing of the summer season arriving amid great […]

Patanjali sales growth slows as rivals launch herbal products

  New Delhi, Aug 17: Patanjali Ayurved’s growth faltered during the past 12 months as rivals, mostly multinationals, launched natural and herbal products to counter the challenge of the Baba Ramdev-led enterprise. Patanjali’s sales volumes grew 7% during October-March 2018 and 22% in April-September 2017, according to data from Kantar Worldpanel, a global consumer research […]

Pakistan cricketer Nasir Jamshed banned for ten years for spot-fixing

  Pakistan batsman Nasir Jamshed has been banned for ten years by the Pakistan Cricket Board (PCB) for his involvement in spot-fixing in the Pakistan Super League (PSL) in 2016-17. An independent anti-corruption tribunal found him guilty on five breaches of the PCB’s anti-corruption code. The three-man tribunal made its ruling on Friday and besides […]

Ask non-state subjects to evacuate state land: Er Rasheed to Govt

Srinagar, Aug 17: Raising serious questions about the intentions and motives behind state government’s drive to remove encroachments and other sorts of illegal occupations from State Land, AIP President Er. Rasheed has said that what is the fun of evacuating state land if thousands of non-state subject families are being treated like VVIP guests. In […]