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Indian women book pre-quarters berth

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The Indian women’s team beat Sri Lanka 2-1 before losing to Kazakhstan 0-2 but managed to book their berth in the pre-quarters-final of the Asian Volleyball Confederation beach tournament in Samila, T

Draco sits pretty in Mumbai field

Bezan Chenoy trained Draco looks set to win the Mr Greedy Trophy (Division I), the feature event of the races to be held here on Saturday. S.K.

Champ Scott off to scorching start

Adam Scott made a storming start to the Masters on Thursday as he opened his campaign to become the first back-to-back champion at Augusta National since Tiger Woods in 2002.

MRF begin campaign for APRC hat-trick

Pristine harbours, stunning walkways and a unique marina downtown; the northern island city of Whangarei looks like it came straight out of a postcard, but it’s no holiday here for Gaurav Gill.

Marquez in top gear for Austin

World champion Marc Marquez returns to the scene of his first MotoGP triumph on Sunday and looks to be in even more formidable form for the Grand Prix of the Americas.

Srikanth enters semis, Sindhu crashes out

India’s Kidambi Srikanth registered a hard-fought win to enter the semi-finals of the men’s singles event but P.V. Sindhu and B.

Of late, Congress vice-president Rahul Gandhi has been thoughtlessly and in a hurry jumping into every available situation, without verifying basic facts, to criticise the Bharatiya Janata Party.

Madhu Kishwar, as the editor of Manushi, set the feminism agenda for many Indian women decades ago. Madhu Kishwar as chief media admirer of prime ministerial hopeful Narendra Modi is another story completely. The first Kishwar has been declared missing, never to be found.