Milkha Singh: India’s ‘Flying Sikh’ dies of COVID aged 91 | Coronavirus pandemic News

Singh, a four-time Asian Games gold medallist, passed away at a hospital in the north Indian city of Chandigarh. Milkha Singh, one of India’s first sport superstars and an ace sprinter who overcame a childhood tragedy to become the country’s most celebrated athlete, has died of COVID aged 91. Singh, a four-time Asian Games gold … Read more

‘Jagame Thandhiram’ Netflix Review; Stream It or Skip It/

The Indian action thriller Jagame Thandhiram (Netflix) thrives off of the energy that bursts from actor, writer, and singer Venkatesh Prabhu Kasthuri Raja, better known as Dhanush. As Suruli, he’s bashing in henchman’s heads one minute, wooing a pretty lady the next, and sass mouthing murderous British thugs on the regular — he also sings, … Read more

World Test Championship final India vs New Zealand ScoreCentre: live scores, stats and commentary

India and New Zealand are meeting in Southampton with the first-ever World Test Championship on the line. Poor weather is forecast for the South Coast over the next few days. There is an allowance for an extra reserve day in case of time lost due to rain. If the weather or play results in a draw … Read more

India’s Adani lost more money this week than anyone else on globe | Business and Economy News

Indian billionaire Gautam Adani’s dream run up the global wealth rankings is faltering after a media report raising questions about some offshore investors triggered a rout in his conglomerate’s six listed stocks. The 58-year-old tycoon lost more money this week than anyone else in the world, with his personal fortune tumbling by about $9 billion … Read more

Australia cricket team for West Indies and Bangladesh

David Warner and Pat Cummins are among some big names refusing to travel to the West Indies and Bangladesh. So can their actions impact on their futures? FULL SQUAD HERE Australia has shunted its World Cup T20 plans back to the drawing board, warning six players unavailable for the West Indian tour their futures are … Read more

Pakistan FM accuses previous gov’t of ‘mishandling’ Jadhav case | India News

Shah Mehmood Qureshi says the bill passed by Parliament last week aims at bringing Pakistani laws in line with orders from the International Court of Justice. Pakistan’s foreign minister has blamed the country’s previous government for “mishandling” the case of Kulbhushan Jadhav, an Indian national convicted for spying by a Pakistani military court four years … Read more

Johnson faces Tory backlash as lockdown lifting put on hold

B oris Johnson is facing a furious backlash from Tory MPs as he prepares to put the final lifting of coronavirus lockdown restrictions in England on hold. The Prime Minister is expected to announce the ending of social-distancing rules – which had been slated for June 21 – will be delayed for four weeks to … Read more

India: Fire rips through Rohingya camp, leaving hundreds homeless | Rohingya News

New Delhi, India – A massive fire has destroyed a Rohingya refugee camp in the Indian capital, New Delhi, leaving hundreds of people homeless. The blaze broke out at about 11:30pm on Saturday and quickly spread through the camp, reducing 55 ramshackle shelters to ashes in the Madanpur Khadar area in the capital city’s south. … Read more

Johnson set to approve plans to delay lifting of lockdown

B oris Johnson is poised to sign off plans to delay the lifting of coronavirus lockdown restrictions in England amid growing concerns about the surge in case of the highly transmissible Delta variant. The Prime Minister is expected to agree to put the final easing of controls on hold for up to four weeks when … Read more