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Sindhu, Srikanth spearhead Indian charge at Asian meet


With ace shuttler Saina Nehwal giving the tournament a miss, P.V. Sindhu and K.

‘Expect the boys to do well in Astana’

Fresh from a spirited performance on their maiden appearance at last month’s Freestyle World Cup, the India wrestling squad are all geared up to take on the rest of the continent at the senior Asian C

Heatwave leaves the field cold

H. J. Antia trained Heatwave was given a neat ride by A.

Wawrinka defeats close friend Fedex

Stanislas Wawrinka defeated Swiss compatriot Roger Federer 4-6, 7-6 (7/5), 6-2 on Sunday to win the Monte Carlo Masters as the Australian Open champion laid down a marker as a French Open dangerman.

Wie, the new Hawaii queen

American Michelle Wie won her first LPGA title since 2010 on Saturday, firing five-under par 67 for a two-shot victory in the Lotte Championship.

Joshna stuns former world champ for title

It was a double delight for Joshna Chinappa at the Richmond Open squash tournament in USA on Sunday.

Little Laila was taught that God creates everyone and also leads everyone back to Godself after death. So, she prayed: “Dear God, instead of letting people die and having to make new ones, why don’t you just keep the ones you got now?” Laila’s prayer may never be answered; but, Easter does assure us that life, not death, is what we’re created for.

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.