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NBA star Darryl Dawkins dies of heart attack  Aug 28, 10:53 am
Washington D.C., Aug 28 (ANI): The legendary basketball player Darryl Dawkins has died at the age of 58 due to a heart attack.
Khole K head to meet beau James Harden post Lamar confrontation  Aug 14, 3:09 pm
Washington DC, August 14 (ANI): Khole Kardashian headed to Houston to meet her NBA boyfriend James Harden after her sudden clash with former husband Lamar Odom.
Schweinsteiger hits back at Bayern legend Beckenbauer  Jul 17, 2:07 pm
London, July 17 (ANI): German mid-fielder Bastian Schweinsteiger seems to have been clearly annoyed by Franz Beckenbauer comments, and says that he is still very capable to meet the challenge at the Premier League.
Iraqi troops, Shia militia fend off ISIS attack on Anbar town  Jul 10, 6:15 pm
New York, July 10 (ANI): Iraqi troops and Shia militiamen have reportedly repelled an attack launched by the Islamic State of Iraq and Syria (ISIS) that left 10 soldiers dead in Anbar province.
'Dynamic' Indo-Kazakh ties will get huge fillip with PM Modi's visit  Jul 6, 2:08 pm
Astana, July 6 (ANI): Kazakhstan's Ambassador to India, Bulat Sarsenbayev, has said his country is keenly looking forward to Prime Minister Narendra Modi's two-day official visit on July 7 and 8, and believes that the already "dynamic' Indo-Kazakh ties will get a huge fillip with this visit.
Indian sports fraternity heaps praise on Satnam Singh's achievement  Jun 26, 8:45 pm
New Delhi, June 26 (ANI): India's sports fraternity on Friday lavished praise on Satnam Singh Bhamara's achievement after the teenager became the first Indian to be drafted into the National Basketball Association (NBA).
Sarbananda Sonowal lauds Satnam Singh for NBA draft selection  Jun 26, 8:16 pm
New Delhi, June 26 (ANI): Minister of State (Independent Charge) for Youth Affairs and Sports Sarbananda Sonowal on Friday lauded 19-year-old Satnam Singh Bhamara, who became the first-ever Indian basketball player to be drafted into the National Basketball Association (NBA) when he was roped in by the Dallas Mavericks for next season.
7-foot-2 Satnam Singh becomes first Indian to be drafted in NBA  Jun 26, 2:51 pm
New Delhi, June 26 (ANI): 19-year-old Satnam Singh Bhamara has become the first-ever Indian basketball player to be drafted into the National Basketball Association (NBA) when he was roped in by the Dallas Mavericks for next season.
Mystery death of 50 dogs after 600 jumped from Scotland's 'haunted suicide bridge'  Jun 25, 2:54 pm
London, June 25 (ANI): More than 600 dogs have mysteriously jumped from a bridge dubbed the "haunted suicide bridge," with at least 50 of them leaping to their deaths in West Dunbartonshire, Scotland.
Obama mulling deploying 500 more US troops to Iraq  Jun 10, 5:36 pm
London, June 10 (ANI): United States President Barack Obama is reportedly mulling deploying up to 500 more American troops to Iraq to train local forces battling the Islamic State (IS) and setting up a new training base in Anbar province.
ISIS repelled in Anbar by Iraqi troops, militias  Jun 7, 9:02 am
Baghdad, June 7 (ANI): Iraqi government troops and Shi'ite militiamen have reportedly repelled two ISIS attacks in Anbar Province.
Now,'sponsor-free' English Premier League from 2016-17  Jun 5, 11:43 am
Johannesburg, June 5 (ANI): The English Premier League will have no sponsors from the 2016/17 season onward, suggesting that it wants to emulate major American sports leagues like the NBA and NFL in presenting and projecting a 'clean' brand image.
Kabul: Gun battle between govt forces, Taliban ends  May 28, 9:17 am
Karachi, May 28 (ANI): The all-night gun battle between government forces and Taliban insurgents at a guesthouse in Kabul's diplomatic quarter finally ended at daybreak on Wednesday.
17 Iraqi soldiers killed in IS suicide bombings in Anbar  May 27, 6:44 pm
London, May 27 (ANI): At least 17 Iraqi soldiers have been killed in Anbar province as a number of Islamic State (IS) suicide bombers blew themselves up in a new wave of bombing outside the IS-held city of Falluja, security officials said.
Iraqi troops launch offensive against IS in Anbar Province  May 27, 12:23 pm
London, May 27 (ANI): Iraqi forces have reportedly launched an offensive against Islamic State (IS) militants in the country's Anbar Province.
IS: Abbott offers to send more Oz troops post Ramadi, Palmyra losses  May 25, 5:19 pm
Melbourne, May 25 (ANI): Days after the Islamic State (IS) secured twin victories by capturing Ramadi in Iraq and the ancient Syrian city of Palmyra, Australian Prime Minister Tony Abbott has offered to send more troops to Iraq to bolster the anti-IS campaign.
Ashton Carter accuses Iraqi troops of 'lack in will' to fight IS  May 25, 11:29 am
London, May 25 (ANI): United States Defence Secretary Ashton Carter has gone on record to say that the defeat meted out to Iraqi forces by the Islamic State (IS) in Ramadi has shown that they lacked the will to fight the terror group.
Iraq urges volunteers to join fight to retake Ramadi from IS  May 20, 10:18 am
London, May 20 (ANI): Iraqi government has urged volunteers to join the fight against Islamic State (IS), and help retake the city of Ramadi.
Shia militias preparing to mount counter-offensive on IS-held Ramadi  May 19, 12:24 pm
London, May 19 (ANI): Shia militias are reportedly preparing to launch a counter-offensive against Islamic State (IS) militants, who had recently captured the Iraqi city of Ramadi.
Relatives, KEM Hospital staff attend Aruna Shanbaug's last rites  May 18, 7:50 pm
Mumbai, May 18 (ANI): Family members of Aruna Shanbaug and staff of Mumbai's King Edward Memorial (KEM) Hospital attended the last rites of the nurse who had been in a vegetative state for the past 42 years on Monday.
Raped and left for dead, Aruna Shanbaug finally loses 42-year life battle  May 18, 11:43 am
Mumbai, May 18 (ANI): Aruna Shanbaug, the Mumbai nurse who was in coma for 42 years after being brutally raped by a hospital staff member in 1973, passed away here on Monday.
IS seizes control over Iraqi city of Ramadi post repelling govt troops  May 18, 8:55 am
London, May 18 (ANI): The Islamic State (IS) has seized control over the Iraqi city of Ramadi after government forces abandoned their positions.
PM Modi hails 'historic', 'path-breaking' visit to Mongolia  May 18, 7:55 am
Ulaanbaatar (Mongolia), May 18 (ANI): Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Monday hailed his visit to Mongolia, dubbing it 'historic' and 'path-breaking', also expressing his gratitude to the people of that country.
PM Modi departs for South Korea after successful Mongolia visit  May 18, 7:02 am
Ulaanbaatar (Mongolia), May 18 (ANI): Prime Minister Narendra Modi departed for South Korea on Monday morning after concluding a successful visit to Mongolia.
'In less than 24 hours, we have experienced true friendship': PM Modi  May 17, 8:52 pm
Ulaanbaatar, May 17 (ANI): Terming his day-long visit to Mongolia as memorable, Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Sunday said his delegation had experienced true friendship, grace and generosity in less than 24 hours.