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  • Central Congo militia decapitates 40 police officers in ambush
  • Britain's anti-EU UKIP party loses its only lawmaker
  • Atal-Amrit scheme launched in Assam
  • Two killed, 3 injured as car rams into lorry
  • KSCA launches Accident Insurance Scheme for young cricketers
  • Two drug peddlers arrested, 2kg of heroin seized
  • Rajnath warns Pak against ceasefire breach
  • PM Modi to share his thoughts in Mann Ki Baat radio broadcast tomorrow
  • Over Rs 15.32-cr sanctioned to gram panchayats for improving sanitary conditions in Haryana villages
  • Cong says Finance Bill gives IT officials license to “raid, harass & prosecute”, fails to ensure ‘probity’ of political donations
  • Jesus & Mary College clinch WCL T20 Inter-College title
  • Haryana to have widest, smallest national highway in world
  • Over 20 booked for hacking into software system of Bank of India, siphoning off Rs 1.33-cr
  • Harassment case against HOD of Kannur University
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South Africa hit by new crisis after match-fixing revelations

Cape Town, March 20 (REUTERS) South African football was embroiled in another scandal today when FIFA said the national team's World Cup qualifying win over Senegal last year was fixed, leaving the legacy of the country's hosting of the 2010 finals in more turmoil.
In banning Ghanaian referee Joseph Lamptey for life, world soccer's governing body said the outcome of South Africa's 2-1 home win in African Group D in November had been contrived.

Dhoni to be missed at ‘historic’ test match at Ranchi: Kumble

Ranchi, Mar 14 (UNI) Team India coach Anil Kumble today said without Mahendra Singh Dhoni playing in his home ground of Ranchi would be different but since for any venue the first test match is a ‘historic’ occasion therefore he hoped that people of Ranchi and Jharkhand would come out and support the team in large numbers.


AFI ropes in Max Bupa to promote ‘Race Walking’ in India

New Delhi, Feb 9 (UNI) Athletics Federation of India (AFI) today roped in Max Bupa Health Insurance in a bid to promote ‘Race Walking’ as a sport in the country, which is the longest event (both in distance covered and time taken) at the Olympics.


Indian Grand Prix of Seas from Mar 3 in Mumbai

Mumbai, Feb 3 (UNI) The city of dreams is all set to witness high powerboating action when the Nexa P1 Powerboat, Indian Grand Prix of the Seas, will be held at the city's famous queen's necklace between March 3-5.


Registrations for Junior Badminton C'ship to kick-off tomorrow

New Delhi, Feb 3 (UNI) Registration for the season three of the coveted national level tournament – PNB MetLife Junior Badminton Championship will be kicked-off from tomorrow, where young talented shuttlers will participate in various categories.


HIL money will help me build a home for my family: Ajit

New Delhi, Jan 6 (UNI) The upcoming Coal India Hockey India League (HIL) 2017 will be a special edition for Junior Indian team’s forward Ajit Kumar Pandey, who will be making his debut in the league.


National Ice Skating C'ship on Jan 5,6 in Gurugram

New Delhi, Jan 4 (UNI) Around 300 ice skaters across the nation are all set to participate in the 2017 National Ice Skating Championship, scheduled to be held in Gurugram on January 5 and 6 and will be organised by the Ice Skating Association of India.


Govt to form committee for improvement in National Sports Code Development

New Delhi, Jan 2 (UNI) In a bid to to improve the National Sports Code Development (NSCD) and for bringing good governance, transparency and accountability in sports, the Government has decided to constitute a committee headed by Secretary (Sports) on the subject of improvements in the National Sports Development Code and the functioning of Sports Federations.


ISL 3 watched by 216 million

New Delhi, Jan 2 (UNI) The season finale of the just concluded Hero Indian Super League (ISL) 2016 was watched by 41 million people, who glued on television to follow the nail biting clash between Atletico de Kolkata and Kerala Blasters, claimed an ISL release.


10th edition of Hero I-League from Jan 7

New Delhi, Dec 27 (UNI) The 10th edition of the Hero I League football Championship will kick off from January 7, which will witness the inclusion of two new teams -- Punjab and Chennai.


Ranji Trophy: Jharkhand scripts history, beat Haryana to enter semifinals

Vadodra, Dec 26 (UNI) Riding on left-arm spinner Shahbaz Nadeem's all-round show, the Jharkhand Ranji team scripted history after beating Haryana in the quarter finals here today and entered the Ranji Trophy semis for the first time.

Dharamsala Test: Kohli's participation uncertain, high-voltage clash assured

Dharamsala Test: Kohli's participation uncertain, high-voltage clash assured

Dharamsala, Mar 24 (UNI) Amidst the uncertainty over skipper Virat Kohli's injury, Team India will take on Australia for one final time in the ongoing series at the picturesque Himachal Pradesh Cricket Association(HPCA) stadium tomorrow.

11 junior players among 33 hockey core probables

New Delhi, Mar 10 (UNI) Hockey India today announced a 33-member core probables list for the national camp, which will commence at the Sports Authority of India (SAI) South Centre in Bengaluru on March 14.

Yuki loses in singles; Jeevan moves up in doubles

Yuki loses in singles; Jeevan moves up in doubles

Chandigarh, Mar 23 (UNI) Firing seven aces fifth seed Matimilian Marterer of Germany registered straight sets 6-3, 6-2 verdict against Yuki Bhambri of India in the 50,000 dollar International Challenger in Quanzhou, China while Indian Jeevan Nedunchezhiyan partnering Indonesian Rungkat Christipher seeded fourth,before staging a fine rally to oust Ruan Roelofse and Chu-Huan Yi .

Harrison and Baker speed to yearly bests in US champs

Undated, Mar 6 (REUTERS) Top hurdler Keni Harrison and up-and-coming sprinter Ronnie Baker ran the fastest times in the world this year at the US indoor championships in Albuquerque, New Mexico on Sunday.