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London, Dec 21 (ANI): England's sacked ODI skipper Alastair Cook has admitted that it would take him a while to get over the disappointment after he was discharged off his captaincy responsibilities and was left out of the 15-man squad for the forthcoming World Cup next year.
Messi, Suarez shines as Barca thrashes Cordoba 5-0 Dec 21, 1:00 pm
London, Dec 21 (ANI): Spanish giants Barcelona brushed aside newly-promoted opponent Cordoba 5-0 to close the gap on table leaders Real Madrid to one point as Luis Suarez scored his first goal in the league, with Lionel Messi netting two late brace to clinch an easy win.
All-rounder Jason Holder named West Indies ODI skipper Dec 21, 12:05 pm
London, Dec 21 (ANI): Barbados all-rounder Jason Holder has been appointed as new West Indies one-day international captain, succeeding Dwayne Bravo who has been dropped after his high-profile role in October's India tour fiasco.
London, Dec 21 (ANI): Newly appointed England captain Eoin Morgan claims that he received 20 missed calls from national selector James Whitaker, who was trying to give him the role of one-day captaincy so as to lead the team at the World Cup.
Disappointed Van Gaal believes losing crucial points can hamper title hopes post Villa draw Dec 21, 9:46 am
London, Dec 21 (ANI): Manchester United football team manager Louis van Gaal believes losing points against teams like Aston Villa could hamper their hopes of claiming the Premier League title.
Rajinder Khanna to be new RAW chief, Arvind Saxena to head ARC Dec 20, 9:25 pm
New Delhi, Dec. 20 (ANI): The Union Cabinet on Saturday approved the appointment of Rajinder Khanna as the new chief of India's external intelligence agency, the Research and Analysis Wing.
New Delhi, Dec. 20 (ANI): The Union Cabinet on Saturday approved the appointment of Special Secretary in the Union Home Ministry Prakash Mishra as the new Director General of Central Reserve Police Force (CRPF).
BJP blames Congress for missing pages in Vadra land deal case Dec 20, 4:32 pm
New Delhi, Dec. 20 (ANI): The Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) on Saturday blamed the Congress for the missing pages in the file that pertains to Robert Vardra's land deal case and pointed out that the coal gate scam files had also gone missing during the former UPA regime.
'Disappointed' Sony CEO tells Obama 'we have not caved' by scrapping The Interview release Dec 20, 1:31 pm
Washington, Dec 20 (ANI): Sony Entertainment CEO Michael Lynton has denied U.S. President Barack Obama's remarks that the studio had "made a mistake" and that it had "caved" by scrapping the Christmas release of The Interview.
Ecclestone returns to F1 commercial board Dec 19, 4:44 pm
London, Dec 19 (ANI): Bernie Ecclestone has been re-appointed to the Formula One board that runs the commercial aspect of the company, joining ex-Ferrari president Luca Di Montezemolo and businessman Paul Walsh in the board.
It will take at least 3 years to achieve 'turning point' in fight against IS: Top US General Dec 19, 1:36 pm
Johannesburg, Dec 19 (ANI): The U.S. General Command involved in the fight against Islamic State (IS) militants has said that it would take "a minimum of three years" to achieve a "turning point" in the fight against the terror group.
Mumbai, Dec.18 (ANI): Smita Salaskar, wife of slain encounter specialist Vijay Salaskar who fell victim to the bullets of terrorists during the Mumbai carnage on Thursday termed the granting of bail to Lashkar-e-Taiba (LeT) commander and 26/11 accused Zaki Ur Rehman Lakhvi as disappointing and felt that she could only get justice once the masterminds of those who committed the crime gets punished.
Berdych appoints Vallverdu as new coach for 2015 post Venezuelan's split with Murray Dec 17, 5:54 pm
London, December 17 (ANI): World number seven Tomas Berdych has hired Andy Murray's former coach Dani Vallverdu for the 2015 season, making his intention clear to clinch his first Grand Slam.
Ian Chappell wants Smith as Oz captain in place of Clarke if performs well in India series Dec 17, 3:46 pm
Sydney, December 17 (ANI): Former Australian captain Ian Chappell has said that the new stand-in skipper Steve Smith could be appointed as the team's full time Test captain if he performs well, suggesting that injured Michael Clarke should be selected as a batsman if he returns.
Johannesburg, Dec 17 (ANI): German sportswear giant Puma have named pop star Rihanna as its women's creative director on Tuesday, in a bid to boost sales for the company by tapping into the booming market for female leisure gear.
Smith confident of being able to successfully manage senior players on captaincy debut Dec 16, 12:25 pm
Sydney, Dec 16 (ANI): Australian batsman Steve Smith is confident that he would be able to successfully lead senior players until Michael Clarke returns, as his appointment as the team's 45th Test captain reportedly came as a shock to even teammates.
Women empowerment need of the hour: Subramanian Swamy Dec 16, 12:15 pm
New Delhi Dec. 16 (ANI): Insisting that training in certain martial arts be made a part of school curriculums, Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) leader Subramanian Swamy on Tuesday said there was a need to ensure that women are empowered to such a point that they can be sure of their safety.
Eriksen's late winner helps Tottenham beat Swansea 2-1 to inch closer to PL top four Dec 15, 12:58 pm
London, Dec 15 (ANI): Tottenham Hotspurs beat Swansea City 2-1 to move within four points of Premier League's top four, thanks to a late winner from Christian Eriksen.
London, Dec 15 (ANI): British two-time world champion boxer Amir Khan has said that he is approaching his peak after he bagged a unanimous points victory over Devon Alexander.
Steve Smith named new Oz Test captain in 'injured' Clarke's absence Dec 15, 10:38 am
Sydney, December 15 (ANI): In the wake of Australian skipper Michael Clarke's injury, Steve Smith has been appointed as the new Australia Test captain for the remaining Test series against India.
Barca held to goalless draw by Getafe to fall four points adrift of La Liga leaders Real Dec 14, 1:29 pm
Wellington, Dec 14 (ANI): Barcelona were held to a 0-0 by Getafe FC during a rain-lashed match on Saturday that left them four points adrift of the La Liga leaders Real Madrid.
New Delhi, Dec. 13 (ANI): Union Minister for Water Resources, River Development and Ganga Rejuvination Uma Bharti has finalized a Ganga rejuvenation programme which will have three groups, seven objectives and 21 points, after going through in details into the recommendations of the group of secretaries.
Indian food executive operated popular pro-Islamic State Twitter account from Bangalore Dec 12, 5:38 pm
Washington, Dec 12 (ANI): A report has revealed that the prominent pro-Islamic State (IS) Twitter account @ShamiWitness, was operated by a Bangalore-based food executive working in an Indian food conglomerate.
New Delhi, Dec. 11 (ANI): Russia President Vladimir Putin on Thursday stated that New Delhi and Moscow will put in a greater effort in supporting joint high-technology industrial and scientific projects, also pointing towards the great strides in development made by both sides in defence cooperation.
Mumbai Indians appoint Ponting as new head coach Dec 11, 11:04 am
London, December 11 (ANI): Former Australian captain Ricky Ponting has been chosen as the new head coach of Indian Premier League team Mumbai Indians, paving way for his first managerial post since he retired from international cricket in 2012.
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