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 Press Trust of India

KKR romp to seven-wicket win over Royals

KKR romp to seven-wicket win over Royals

Jaipur: Kolkata Knight Riders delivered a professional performance to beat Rajasthan Royals by seven wickets here tonight, putting their IPL campaign back on track with back-to-back victories. The highly-rated KKR spinners restricted Royals to 160 for eight before opener Robin Uthappa (48 off 36 balls), Nitish Rana ( 35* off 27 ) and captain Dinesh […]

 Rahil Hussain

Shaheed Aga Syed Mehdi Memorial T-20 cricket tournament inaugurated 

Shaheed Aga Syed Mehdi Memorial T-20 cricket tournament inaugurated 

Budgam: The inaugural function of 15th edition Shaheed Aga Syed Mehdi Memorial T-20 cricket tournament, which is all set to begin from April 20 was Tuesday held at Sheikh ul Alam (RA) hall Budgam. The event is league-cum-knock-out tournament played in the valley like every year in which 64 teams are expected to participate. Al-Mehdi […]

 Press Trust of India

8 nominations for Assamese film Xhoixobote Dhemalite’ in US fest

8 nominations for Assamese film Xhoixobote Dhemalite’ in US fest

New Delhi: In more good news for the Assamese film industry, a movie on children raised during a violent period in Assam has received as many as eight nominations at a US festival. “Xhoihobote Dhemalite” (Rainbow fields) directed by Bidyut Kotoky has received nominations for best feature film, director, screenplay, actor (Nakul Vaid), actress (Dipannita […]

 Press Trust of India

Winless MI take on formidable RCB in high-octane clash

Winless MI take on formidable RCB in high-octane clash

Mumbai: Winless Mumbai Indians will pit their might against formidable Royal Challengers Bangalore in an adrenaline-charged Indian Premier League match in western Indian state Maharashtra’s Mumbai on Tuesday. Both teams, with a plethora of explosive batsmen, are yet to find their feet in the T20 league and would be keen to gather some momentum with […]

 KV News

Majid Majidi catches IPL match at Eden Gardens

Majid Majidi catches IPL match at Eden Gardens

Kolkata: Iranian filmmaker Majid Majidi was one of the many spectators at Kolkata’s Eden Gardens as he watched the IPL match between Kolkata Knight Riders and Sunrisers Hyderabad. The 58-year-old director was in the city to promote his latest film “Beyond the Clouds”, starring Ishaan Khatter and Malavika Mohanan in the lead. Majidi was accompanied […]

 Press Trust of India

Umesh, de Villiers star in RCB’s 4-wkt win over KXIP

Umesh, de Villiers star in RCB’s 4-wkt win over KXIP

Bengaluru: Star South African batsman A B de Villiers struck a half century with a late flurry of sixes as Royal Challengers Bangalore beat Kings XI Punjab by four wickets to notch up their first win in the IPL-11 here today. De Villiers (57 off 40 balls) played anchor after the early departure of captain […]

 KV News

England humiliate India 6-0 to take bronze in women’s hockey

England humiliate India 6-0 to take bronze in women’s hockey

Gold Coast: Indian women hockey team suffered a humiliating 0-6 defeat in the bronze medal match against England to finish fourth at the Commonwealth Games in Gold Coast on Saturday. India could convert none of the five penalty corners and their defence line-up cracked under pressure in the final quarter to go out of the […]

 KV News

Latest reports on Irrfan’s health absolutely false: Spokesperson

Latest reports on Irrfan’s health absolutely false: Spokesperson

Mumbai: Irrfan Khan’s spokesperson today said the latest round of news on social media about the actor’s health are “absolutely false”. There were reports doing the rounds that the 51-year-old actor’s health is continuously deteriorating. The news started after a journalist tweeted about Irrfan’s health. He, however, soon deleted the post. “This latest round of […]