Editorial: Splendid century

Posted on   12:32 pm

India on Thursday crossed another significant milestone in its battle against the coronavirus pandemic, as it touched 100 crore Covid vaccinations — including both the first and second doses.

Ind vs Pak will be a real dogfight, says Hayden 

Posted on   12:28 pm

Former Australia opener Matthew Hayden reckons that the high-octane clash between India and Pakistan in the ICC men’s T20 World Cup clash in Dubai on Sunday will be a real dogfight . He added that Pakistan captain Babar Azam is a premium player and will be targeted by the Indian bowlers.

Sindhu in quarters, but Srikanth loses

Posted on   12:25 pm

PV Sindhu booked a spot in the women’s singles quarter-finals of the Denmark Open on Thursday, beating Thailand’s Busanan Ongbamrungphan in three well-fought games at the Odense Sports Park here.

NZ secures historic FTA with UK: PM Ardern

Posted on   12:22 pm

New Zealand and the UK have agreed in principle the details of a historic Free Trade Agreement (FTA), which will see a boost of almost NZ$1 billion ($720 million) to Wellington’s GDP and unprecedented access for Kiwi exporters to the British market, Prime Minister Jacinda Ardern said on Thursday.

Sakkari, Halep advance in Moscow

Posted on   12:14 pm

Maria Sakkari clinched a spot at the WTA Finals for the first time by reaching the quarterfinals at the Kremlin Cup when Anna Kalinskaya retired with an illness in the second set.