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‘Kuldeep is pure skill, there’s no mystery about him’

‘Kuldeep is bowling really well. He has been consistent in the last few months. With him and Chahal, I think India has two wicket-taking wrist spinners’   There is no mystery behind the meteoric rise of Kuldeep Yadav says Piyush Chawla, who worked with the Chinaman bowler in his formative years with the UP Ranji […]

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UAE helped defuse India, Pak tensions: envoy

‘Crown Prince spoke to Modi, Imran’ In an announcement that goes against India’s steady official narrative, the envoy of the United Arab Emirates declared on Monday that his country has played a major role in de-escalating tension between India and Pakistan after the Pulwama terror attack and Balakot strike. Speaking at an event at IIT […]

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ATP rankings: Prajnesh rises to career-high 84

Injured Yuki out of top-200 India’s Prajnesh Gunneswaran rose to a career-high of 84 in the ATP rankings released on Monday following his breakthrough run at the Indian Wells tennis tournament. Injured Yuki Bhambri dropped out of top-200 for the first time in almost two years. Prajnesh collected 61 points after reaching the third round […]

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5 health problems that are worse than kidney stones

Till the time 50 per cent of your kidney fails, there are no obvious symptoms, says Dr Amjad Khan Pathan. Photograph: Pixabay.com  When we think of kidney problems the first thing that comes to our minds is kidney stones. Did you know that there are far worse kidney problems than stones? In simple terms, kidneys […]

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ICC ODI rankings: Kohli, Bumrah unmoved

India skipper Virat Kohli and pacer Jasprit Bumrah have retained their top positions in the batsmen and bowlers’ list of the latest ICC ODI rankings issued on Sunday. Kohli remained at number one spot after scoring 310 in the recently-concluded home series against Australia while his deputy Rohit Sharma hit 202 runs to maintain the […]

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Silver for Praneeth at Swiss Open

Indian shuttler B Sai Praneeth finished runners-up at the Swiss Open after losing the men’s singles final to top seed and world number two Shi Yuqi, in Basel, Switzerland on Sunday. Playing his first final in almost two years, world No. 22 Praneeth lost 21-19, 18-21, 12-21 to the Chinese in the summit clash, which […]

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United Nations Environment Assembly adopts two resolutions backed by India to sustain environment

The United Nations Environment Assembly (UNEA) adopted two resolutions piloted by India on addressing single-use plastic pollution and sustainable nitrogen management. This is the first time an India-backed resolution has been adopted at UNEA. The fourth session being held in Nairobi, Kenya concluded on Friday. The resolution on addressing single-use plastic pollution urges member states […]

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Reader’s pix: Stunning views of Mount Everest

Rediff readers have been sharing their best travel memories from India. You can share your#India-Photos too! Follow this link to post the best of your #India-Photos and we will publish them right here on Rediff.com! Click here to see all India-Photos published on Rediff.com. More travel features here Disclaimer: The photographs featured in this series are, to the best of […]