Football tournament organised in AMU in memory of Amir Latoo

Football tournament organised in AMU in memory of Amir Latoo

SRINAGAR: Students from Jammu and Kashmir studying at Aligarh Muslim University organised a football tournament in memory of Aamir Nazir Latoo. Hailing from Ahangar Moholla, Bijbehera in south Kashmir’s Anantnag district, Aamir Nazir Latoo was pursuing his post-graduation (M.Com) at AMU and was in 3rd semester when he was killed by government forces on July […]

Ashwin is Bradman of bowling: Steve Waugh

Ashwin is Bradman of bowling: Steve Waugh

Monaco: Former Australia skipper Steve Waugh has described off-spinner Ravichandran Ashwin as the ‘Don Bradman of bowling’ and said that he is the player the Australian team would need to overcome during its upcoming tour of India. Set to play a four-Test series against India starting on February 23 in Pune, Waugh felt the Australian […]

Afridi wants PCB to bar tainted cricketers from all formats of game

Afridi wants PCB to bar tainted cricketers from all formats of game

Karachi: Flamboyant all-rounder Shahid Afridi believes that until the PCB sets a proper example, the menace of players being linked to spot-fixing and corruption cannot be stopped in Pakistan cricket. Afridi told the Geo Super channel in Dubai during the Pakistan Super League that he was very sad and disappointed after the latest scandal in […]

North Zone medalist in climbing, meets Chief Minister

North Zone medalist in climbing, meets Chief Minister

JAMMU: Sumaya Kousar, the North Zone silver medalist in climbing met the Chief Minister, Mehbooba Mufti here Sunday. Hailing from a remote area of Mahore in Reasi district, Sumaya has also participated in the national climbing championship in December, 2016. She is going to participate in cross country Delhi-Nepal cycling event to create a national […]

India in driver’s seat after putting Bangladesh in a hole

India in driver’s seat after putting Bangladesh in a hole

Hyderabad: A dominant India remained in pursuit of a comprehensive victory after Bangladesh finished the penultimate day at a precarious 103 for three, chasing a mammoth target of 459 in the one-off Test hereon Sunday. Rather than looking at the improbable task of scoring the remaining 356 runs, the visitors will try to stay afloat […]

Fixing scandal will harm PSL, says Miandad

Fixing scandal will harm PSL, says Miandad

Karachi: Former captain Javed Miandad believes the latest corruption scandal in Pakistan cricket has done immeasurable harm to Pakistan Super League (PSL) and top players will avoid signing up for it in the future. “I don’t think most cricket boards and players will now be as receptive and supportive for the PSL. I fear the […]

Dy CM declares open ‘Udhampur Olympics-2017’

Dy CM declares open ‘Udhampur Olympics-2017’

UDHAMPUR: Deputy Chief Minister, Dr Nirmal Singh, Saturday declared open the grand ‘Udhampur Olympics 2017’ which is being organized under Civic Action Programme of District Police. Terming sports as a potent tool in channelizing youth energies in the right direction, the Deputy Chief Minister said games ensure a healthy mind and body for overall personality […]