Australia 316/7 on day one

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Australia were 317 for seven in their first innings against India at stumps on the opening day of the first cricket Test here today.

Brief Scores: Australia 1st Innings: 316/7 in 95 overs (Michael Clarke 103 batting, Moises Henriques 68, David Warner 59; R Ashwin 6/88).

Punjab is back in the headlines with a brutality reminiscent of the violent Eighties. In the early hours of July 27, three gunmen dressed in Army uniforms struck at Gurdaspur.

Yasmina Reza’s God of Carnage — playing in Mumbai and Delhi — makes us laugh at ourselves by stripping bare the self-serving hypocrisy underlying socially acceptable roles.