Mohammed Siraj is ready for another overseas assignment - India's tour of UK. Siraj has been included in the Virat Kohli-led 20-man Indian squad for the ICC World Test Championship (WTC) final against New Zealand and then the five-match Test series against England after that.
The suspension of the 14th edition of the Indian Premier League with an eye on the coronavirus pandemic has seen cricketers head home for a short break. And with an eye on the upcoming World Test Championship and the five-match Test series against England, wicket-keeper Rishabh Pant is looking to stay active while at home.
Five years back, wrestler Vinesh Phogat was one of India’s brightest medal prospects at the 2016 Rio Games, but destiny played its own games, as the Haryana girl returned on a stretcher after suffering a knee injury during her quarterfinal bout against China’s Sun Yanan.
Manchester City are Premier League champions for the fifth time in 10 seasons -- underlining their status as the dominant side in English football.
The uncontrolled spread of Covid-19 in India’s dense big cities has drawn enormous media attention. But the disease is also ravaging the country’s rural areas, home to the vast majority of the country’s population – and where healthcare infrastructure is ill-equipped to handle the rising numbers of severe cases that require intensive care.The set of maps in this article illustrate the scale of the problem in Bihar, which has India’s lowest Human Development Index score of 0.576, and poor access to health care. Its ratio of…