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 Press Trust of India

Rs 14.30 cr sanctioned for block level sports in J&K

Rs 14.30 cr sanctioned for block level sports in J&K

New Delhi: Grants-in-aid amounting to Rs 14.30 crore has been sanctioned for block level sports in Jammu and Kashmir, the Home Ministry said today. The fund was sanctioned by the Union Sports Ministry under the ‘Khelo India’ scheme. An amount of Rs 10 lakh per block will be spent under the scheme in all the […]

 KV News

Argentina cancels Israel World Cup friendly match after Gaza violence

Argentina cancels Israel World Cup friendly match after Gaza violence

JERUSALEM: Argentina has cancelled a football World Cup warm-up match with Israel, apparently under pressure over Israel’s treatment of Palestinians in Gaza. Striker Gonzalo Higuain said they had “finally done the right thing”. But Israel’s defence minister said it was “too bad” Argentina’s footballers did not “withstand the pressure of the Israeli-hating inciters”. “We will […]

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Women’s Asia Cup T20: Bangladesh shock India to earn maiden victory

Women’s Asia Cup T20: Bangladesh shock India to earn maiden victory

Kuala Lumpur: The Bangladesh women’s cricket team notched up its maiden international win over India after Harmanpreet Kaur and Co. put up a below-par batting performance to go down by seven wickets in the Women’s Asia Cup T20 competition, here today. The win is Bangladesh women’s first in an international game against India across any […]

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JK qualifies for World Skills India National Competition

JK qualifies for World Skills India National Competition

Ansari compliments winners, JKSDM

LUCKNOW: Jammu and Kashmir has qualified for World Skills India National Competition with at least five of its competitors in mobile robotics, mechanical CAD, graphic designing, patisserie & confectionary trades winning accolades and critical acclaim at the 3-day regional competition held in Lucknow (UP). After three-days of great display of passion and grit, the Northern […]

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IPL betting case: Actor Arbaaz confesses to placing bets earlier, claim cops

IPL betting case: Actor Arbaaz confesses to placing bets earlier, claim cops

Thane (Maha): Bollywood actor and filmmaker Arbaaz Khan has told police that he has been betting on cricket matches for the past five to six years, a police official claimed today. The actor, however, claimed that he had not placed bets on any match of the 2018 season of the Indian Premier League that ended […]

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Real Kashmir FC qualify for I-League, becomes first J&K club to do so

Real Kashmir FC qualify for I-League, becomes first J&K club to do so

Bengaluru: Real Kashmir FC today became the first football club from Jammu and Kashmir to qualify for the country’s top tier I-League after they won the second division league by beating Delhi side Hindustan FC 3-2 here today. The side from the Kashmir Valley emerged winner of second division league as they secured seven points […]

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Formally convey policy regarding Indo-Pak series, BCCI requests Govt

Formally convey policy regarding Indo-Pak series, BCCI requests Govt

Mumbai: The BCCI has requested the Union government to formally convey its position with regards to Indo-Pak bilateral cricket series, which is on hold since 2012 due to political tension between the two neighbours. The BCCI has repeatedly clarified its stance that it won’t be able to engage in bilateral contests unless the government gives […]

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“Pakeezah” actress Geeta Kapoor dies in old age home

“Pakeezah” actress Geeta Kapoor dies in old age home

Mumbai: “Pakeezah” fame actor Geeta Kapoor, who was allegedly abandoned by her children last year, died in an old age home in Andheri here today. She was 57. Her death was confirmed by filmmaker Ashoke Pandit. In April 2017, the yesteryear actor’s son Raja, had brought her to SRV Hospital in suburban Goregaon to treat […]

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‘Out of Gas’ De Villiers retires from international cricket

‘Out of Gas’ De Villiers retires from international cricket

Pretoria (South Africa): Former South Africa captain and batting mainstay A B de Villiers today announced his retirement from all forms of international cricket, saying that he has run “out of gas”. The 34-year-old swashbuckler, a fan favourite for his innovative strokeplay and power-hitting, posted a viedo on his Twitter page to announce the big […]

 KV News

State Football Academy unit opens at Kargil

State Football Academy unit opens at Kargil

Kargil: The State Football Academy (SFA) Kargil unit was formally kick started at a function organized at Auditorium Hall here. The opening of the unit in the district will provide much needed professional training to the local players under the guidance of professional coaches besides raising infrastructure in the form of football stadia as well […]

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