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Serious back problem may have forced Kallis to elude his World Cup goal, says his mentor

'Kallis was having serious problems with his back before he left for Sri Lanka'. Photo: AFP/ File

Though South Africa's retiring all-rounder Jacques Kallis has not admitted, it is likely he may have had back problem which forced him to quit the international cricket, according to Keith Richardson,

Sania Mirza's mother-in-law welcomes her appointment as Telangana brand ambassador

Sania's mother-in-law though misses Sania in Pakistan during holy month of Ramadhan. Photo: PTI/ File

Sania Mirza's appointment as brand ambassador of the newly created Telangana state may not have gone well with the BJP leaders, but her mother-in-law in Pakistan has welcomed the move.

Unsure about seriousness of my daughter’s proposal to Virat Kohli: Danielle Wyatt’s father

Virat Kohli (left) with Danielle Wyatt. Photo Courtesy: Max Wyatt’s (Danielle Wyatt's brother) Twitter handle @max_wyatt

Danielle Wyatt, the 22-year-old England's woman cricketer, who had proposed to marry India's Virat Kohli three months ago, was present at Trent Bridge in Nottingham to witness the first Test match bet

Ravindra Jadeja offers free ice-cream of your choice

Ravindra Jadeja's blitz that powered India's lead past 300-run mark. Photo: AFP

Bhuvaneshwar Kumar became the first ever no. 9 batsman to register three fifties in a Test series. However, at Lord's on Sunday, his 50-run celebration was in no way to match Ravindra Jadeja's.

Bhuvneshwar Kumar’s family was unaware about Lord's Honours Boards

Bhuvneshwar Kumar's 6/82 spell in the first inning for second Test put him on the famous Lord's Honours Board. Photo: AFP

Kiran Pal Singh, the sub-Inspector of police in Meerut had never heard about Lord's Honours Boards where his son, Bhuvaneshwar Kumar's name, along with last Indian Test centurion Ajinkya Rahane's woul

MSD wanted to lodge complaint: Manager

England pacer James Anderson has been charged by the ICC for his alleged altercation with Ravindra Jadeja but it was Team India captain Mahendra Singh Dhoni and not the all-rounder who suggested a co

Rahul Dravid set to become famous bell ringer at Lord's

Dravid will ring the bell on day one of the England v India Test match at Lord's commencing Thursday. Photo: AFP/ File

Wednesday was a double delight day for Rahul Dravid.

I have recovered from cancer, says Yograj Singh

Happy time together. Yograj Singh with his wife Satveer and two children, Victor and Ameya. Photo: DC

India's former fast bowler Yograj Singh, who went to United States for his throat cancer surgery will return to India on Thursday morning.

IPL spot-fixing: Sourav Ganguly may attend Mudgal committee meeting on July 4-5

Sourav Ganguly is likely to come down from England to attend the Mudgal committee meeting. Photo: AFP/ File

The Supreme Court-appointed Justice (Retd) Mukul Mudgal committee which is probing the allegations of betting and spot-fixing in the sixth edition of the Indian Premier League (IPL) will meet on July

Bangladeshi players need to improve mental strength, says psychologist

The performance of Taskin Ahmed alongwith other bowlers was the only highlight for Bangladesh. Photo: AP

Mumbai: Ali Khan, the Canada-based psychologist who worked with the Bangladeshi players before the recent India series (won by India 2-0, the last ODI being washed out after India collapse) believes t

Despite being a hack for more than three decades, I am yet to be invited for any political iftar party. Thereby, no one can accuse me of holding a grouse against any leader for not marking an invite to me. Throughout his 13 years as the chief minister of Gujarat, Narendra Modi never hosted one, breaking a tradition that his predecessor Keshubhai Patel followed.

Rarely in a diplomat’s career is one lucky enough to have a posting that is important and interesting, combining the elements of classic diplomacy with the new tools of development diplomacy, new media and social networks. Israel and India established full diplomatic relations just 22 years ago during the time of P.V. Narasimha Rao.