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  • T20 World Cup: We need to move on, says Pollard after big loss to England(16 minutes ago)

    Dubai, Oct 23 (IANS) After a crushing six-wicket defeat against England, West Indies captain Kieron Pollard on Saturday said that it was an unacceptable performance but team need to forget this and look forward to perform well in upcoming matches of the 2021 ICC Men's T20 World Cup.

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K'taka youth in cross-faith relationship missing, 'honour' killing suspected
T20 World Cup: We have shown what we really can do, says SL skipper Shanak
  • T20 World Cup: We have shown what we really can do, says SL skipper Shanak(23:16)

    Sharjah, Oct 23 (IANS) Sri Lanka skipper Dasun Shanaka has said that his team has shown what it is capable of doing in the ongoing ICC men's T20 World Cup. He added that every team will be keeping a close look on them now after topping the Group A in Round 1 of the tournament. Sri Lanka begin their Super 12 campaign against Bangladesh, who also came through Round 1, at Sharjah on Sunday.

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  • T20 World Cup: England start with 6-wicket win over West Indies(23:06)

    Dubai, Oct 23 (IANS) A clinical England side began their ICC Men's T20 World Cup 2021 campaign in style as they thrashed West Indies by six wickets in a Group 1 match in the Super 12 stage of the mega event at the Dubai International Cricket Stadium, here on Saturday.

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T20 World Cup: We've had some good contests against Lanka, says Bangladesh coach Domingo
  • T20 World Cup: We've had some good contests against Lanka, says Bangladesh coach Domingo(23:00)

    Sharjah, Oct 23 (IANS) Bangladesh head coach Russell Domingo said that his team has had some good contests against Sri Lanka, their opponents in the first Super 12 match of the ICC men's T20 World Cup on Sunday. He added that it will be difficult to name players who would be the x-factor for Bangladesh against the 2014 champions. Both Sri Lanka and Bangladesh entered Group 1 in Super 12 after finishing in the top two of their respective groups in Round 1.

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Pakistan mulls taxing farm income to meet IMF demand
  • Pakistan mulls taxing farm income to meet IMF demand(22:54)

    New Delhi, Oct 23 (IANS) The Pakistan government is considering imposing a federal tax on agricultural income to meet a demand by the International Monetary Fund (IMF) and legal experts say it is possible without amending the Constitution, Express Tribune reported.

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Mamata to make first Goa trip as Trinamool makes push for state
  • Mamata to make first Goa trip as Trinamool makes push for state(22:52)

    Kolkata, Oct 23 (IANS) West Bengal Chief Minister Mamata Banerjee, who is keen on her Trinamool Congress wresting Tripura and Goa from BJP in the Assembly elections scheduled next year, on Saturday said that she will make her maiden visit to the coastal state on October 28.

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Indian women lose to Sweden's Djurgarden IF in friendly match
  • Indian women lose to Sweden's Djurgarden IF in friendly match(22:42)

    New Delhi, Oct 23 (IANS) The India women's team ended its tour of Europe as it went down to Swedish side Djurgarden IF by a lone goal in the second friendly fixture hosted in the Scandinavian country at the Stockholm Stadium on Saturday.

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Nagas cannot be carried away by 'post solution narrative' trap: NSCN-IM
  • Nagas cannot be carried away by 'post solution narrative' trap: NSCN-IM(22:30)

    New Delhi, Oct 23 (IANS) Reiterating its demand for a separate flag and Constitution (Yehzabo), the National Social Council of Nagalim-Isak-Muivah (NSCN-IM) on Saturday said that they will not be carried away by the "post solution narrative" which they consider a "well-laid trap" by the Central government.

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T20 World Cup: Inclusion of Lanka, Bangladesh has made group tougher, says Bavuma
  • T20 World Cup: Inclusion of Lanka, Bangladesh has made group tougher, says Bavuma(22:26)

    Abu Dhabi, Oct 23 (IANS) South Africa skipper Temba Bavuma believes that the inclusion of sub-continent Sri Lanka and Bangladesh from Round 1 has made Group 1 of the Super 12 stage tougher. He added that his team's focus after the five-wicket loss to Australia in their first match of the ICC men's T20 World Cup will now be on the match against defending champions West Indies in Dubai on Tuesday.

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Schools for Classes 1-8 in TN to start from Nov 1
  • Schools for Classes 1-8 in TN to start from Nov 1(22:24)

    Chennai, Oct 23 (IANS) Tamil Nadu Chief Minister M.K. Stalin on Saturday further relaxed the Covid-19 lockdown restrictions allowing shops, restaurants and other establishments to function beyond 11 p.m. and also allowed contact and non-contact sporting events from immediate effect.

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Pakistan regulator directs TV channels to stop airing hugs
  • Pakistan regulator directs TV channels to stop airing hugs(22:20)

    New Delhi, Oct 23 (IANS) The Pakistan Electronic Media Regulatory Authority (PEMRA) has directed Pak TV channels to stop airing what it calls indecency and intimacy in dramas, Samaa TV reported.

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Rajasthan United win qualifiers, gain promotion to I-League
T20 World Cup: England hammer West Indies by 6 wickets
  • T20 World Cup: England hammer West Indies by 6 wickets(22:10)

    Dubai, Oct 23 (IANS) A sensational bowling performance followed by some decent batting helped England hammer West Indies by six wickets in a Group 1 match in the Super 12 stage of the ICC Men's T20 World Cup at the Dubai International Cricket Stadium, here on Saturday.

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T20 World Cup: Nice to get that one over the line, says Marcus Stoinis
  • T20 World Cup: Nice to get that one over the line, says Marcus Stoinis(21:52)

    Abu Dhabi, Oct 23 (IANS) Australia all-rounder Marcus Stoinis said that it was nice to get his team over the line in a tense run-chase against South Africa on Saturday. He admitted that there was a bit of a feeling of '0here we go again' while putting on an unbeaten stand of 40 runs with Matthew Wade in chasing 119.

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'Gold Bond' VII to be issued at Rs 4,765 per gram
TDP leader arrested for using abusive words against Andhra CM gets bail
Premier League: Mount hat-trick helps Chelsea thrash Norwich 7-0
Inaugural Srinagar-Sharjah flight flagged off by Amit Shah (Ld)
Taliban forcibly evicting Hazaras from their land to reward their fighters
Vaccine manufacturers played big role in India's success story: PM Modi
Rakshit Shetty completes shoot for film with pup named 'Charlie 777'
  • Rakshit Shetty completes shoot for film with pup named 'Charlie 777'(21:22)

    Bengaluru, Oct 23 (IANS) Who will forget the journey of Marley, the pup in 'Marley & Me', the 2008 comedy-drama film starring Owen Wilson and Jennifer Aniston? Following in the footsteps of the popular Hollywood hit movie, Kannada actor-filmmaker Rakshit Shetty, who's known for his experimentation on celluloid, is ready to hit the screens with a similar film titled 'Charlie 777'.

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Thousands of Afghans rush to Pakistan border
  • Thousands of Afghans rush to Pakistan border(21:20)

    New Delhi, Oct 23 (IANS) Thousands of Afghans made a beeline for Torkham border crossing early on Friday morning when the news about resumption of cross-border pedestrian movement spread in most parts of the neighbouring country, Dawn reported.

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National swimming: Dhinidhi, Nina set national records; Karnataka emerge champions