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London: An inspired Pakistan hammered a blundering India by 180 runs to lift the ICC Champions Trophy, riding on a scintillating hundred from rookie opener Fakhar Zaman and a sensational bowling spell from Mohammad Amir. This is Pakistan’s first ICC title triumph since their 2009 World Twenty20 win but more importantly it broke the jinx …

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LONDON: There were plenty of key moments won by India against South Africa in the much-vaunted must-win game on Sunday (June 11), particularly on the field. Run-outs of key batsmen such as AB de Villiers and David Miller are testimony to the fact that they won this small battle. Three run-outs in an innings don’t …

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Indian Spokesman Correspondent INDIA: Indian cricket team captain Virat Kohli is the sole sportsperson from the country to feature among the world’s 100 highest paid athletes in the latest Forbes list topped by soccer star Cristiano Ronaldo. Virat Kohli, 28, has been ranked 89th on the 2017 Forbes list of ‘The World’s highest paid athletes’ …

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Indian Spokesman Correspondent Gurgaon: A 23-year-old woman was allegedly gang-raped by three men in a moving auto-rickshaw here. The men also killed her six-month-old daughter by throwing her off the vehicle for ‘distracting’ them. The incident happened on May 29 and the police reportedly registered a case of molestation and murder of the toddler but …

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Indian Spokesman Correspondent INDIA: Non-resident Indians (NRIs) living in the US will adopt 500 villages in India as part of their effort to develop the rural areas of the country. A formal announcement in this regard would be made during the ‘Big Ideas for Better India’ conference in Silicon Valley on July 1. Organised by …

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NEW DELHI: KPS Gill, the supercop credited with rooting out terrorism in Punjab with an iron hand, passed away today, succumbing to a kidney ailment at the age of 82. The IPS officer, who served as the Director General of Punjab Police twice during the peak of militancy, was considered an authority on dealing with …

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Indian Spokesman Correspondent INDIA: Popular Punjabi singer Satinder Sartaaj is all set to make his acting debut with the international film, The Black Prince. The movie will also see Azmi, portraying the role Dalip Singh’s mother, Maharani Jind Kaur. The story focuses on the last king of Sikh kingdom, Maharaja Dalip Singh. After the tragic …

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Indian Spokesman Correspondent INDIA: Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Tuesday condemned the blast in Manchester in the UK which killed at least 19 people and injured around 50. “Pained by the attack in Manchester. We strongly condemn it. Our thoughts are with the families of the deceased and prayers with the injured,” he tweeted. An …

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Indian Spokesman Correspondent MUMBAI: Veteran actor, and of Hindi cinema’s favourite mothers, Reema Lagoo has passed away due to a cardiac arrest early morning today. She was 59. She was admitted to the Kokilaben Dhirubhai Ambani Hospital in Mumbai, after she complained of chest pain. The hospital’s. A health report is scheduled to be issued …

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Indian Spokesman Correspondent NEW DELHI: After months of wait, the new Nokia 3310 has finally been launched in the Indian market, with HMD Global announcing that the feature phone will be available at a price of Rs. 3,310. The modern iteration of the iconic handset will be available only in offline stores, and will be …

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