After years of playing some quality cricket and performing well at big stages, the ICC decided to award Afghanistan and Ireland with the prestigious Test Status.
International Cricket Council on Thursday inducted Afghanistan and Ireland as Full Members following a unanimous vote.
"Afghanistan and Ireland were today confirmed as Full Members of the International Cricket Council (ICC) after a unanimous vote at the ICC Full Council meeting at The Oval," the global cricket body said in a statement...
An Indian rocket Polar Satellite Launch Vehicle (PSLV) on Friday morning lifted off successfully with the country's earth observation satellite Cartosat and 30 co-passenger satellites (29 foreign and one Indian).
The PSLV rocket standing 44.4 meters tall and weighing 320 ton tore into the morning skies at 9.29 a.m. with a growl breaking free of the earth's gravitational pull.
The 31 satellites weighed 955 kg.
The co-passenger satellites comprise 29 nano-satellites weighing 243 kg and are from...
Virat Kohli on Thursday finally responded to the fact as to why Kumble resigned from the post of the Indian coach.
The Indian captain said that the happenings of the team dressing room are sacred and private. "Anil Bhai has expressed his views and he has taken a decision to step out and we all respect that decision. It's something that has happened right after the tournament," Kohli said from Trinidad in the pre-match press conference.
"One thing for sure is that I have had 11 press conferences...
NDA's presidential candidate Ram Nath Kovind will file his nomination papers for the July 17 presidential election on Friday in the presence of Prime Minister Narendra Modi, BJP chief Amit Shah and Chief Ministers of NDA-ruled states. "Ram Nath Kovind will file his nomination at Parliament House at 11.45 a.m," the Lok Sabha Secretariat said in a statement here on Thursday. BJP sources said four sets of nomination papers have been prepared and each will be signed by Modi, Shah, Telugu Desam Party...
It was announced by the government on Thursday that it will be lenient in the initial days of GST if the mistake is genuine. It will not enforce penal laws if the mistake is genuine for the first few days of GST which will be launched on 1st July.
"Our intention is to have a smooth landing of GST. The intention is not to harass everyone in the first month," Revenue Secretary Hashmukh Adhia said here at a Town Hall session on GST.The government will be very very kind to genuine mistakes, Adhia...
A video has been surfacing on the internet which shows quite a bewildering picture of a bear wandering around a van, opening its gate and sitting on the driver's seat comfortably for around 12 minutes and later leaving with just a water bottle.
Matt Peterson, a van driver, who was filming a bear wandering around the parked cars near the woods was surprised when the animal casually got into one of the vehicles. What was more startling was when it did so by simply opening the door with its paws.
Delhi Road Rampage: A Life Lost After Teens Celebrating Last Exam Ram Car Into Pavement
April 20 , 2017 , 11:45 IST
One person was pronounced dead and 3 were severely injured in an accident that took place near Kashmere Gate in Delhi, early this morning. Teens from the national capital's top school, wanted to celebrate after their last board exam and their idea of celebration was high speeding. It soon came spiraling down after the car mowed down people sleeping by the road.
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Their car rammed into the pavement by the road, at 5:45 am on Thursday. A homeless man sleeping on the pavement was instantly killed as the car lost control and rammed into the pavement. The two kids and the driver, who allegedly did not have licence, were arrested.
Three others who were critically injured, identified as Asif, Karan and Sanjay, have been admitted at the Sushruta Trauma Centre near Civil Lines.
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According to a witness, the car, a Hyundai i20, was being driven at very high speed and the teenager lost control and drove on a pavement where several homeless people were sleeping. Two other school boys immediately fled the scene of crime.
"They were driving recklessly. After investigation we got to know that the one driving the car does not have a license," said police officer Jatin Narwal.
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It is scary how teens do not realise it is not fun and games to drive at a dangerous speed. Parents need to keep a close check on their underage children and not let them drive vehicles before the specified age.