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  • KKR named Ankit Keshri as 16th member for match against Rajasthan Royals
    KKR named Ankit Keshri as 16th member for match against Rajasthan Royals

    Kolkata Knight Riders included recently deceased cricketer Ankit Keshri as the 16th member of their team in the Indian Premier League (IPL) match against the Rajasthan Royals. …

  • Taliban attack major Afghan city, Ghani delays India trip
    Taliban attack major Afghan city, Ghani delays India trip

    Heavy fighting between Afghan security forces and Taliban insurgents that killed more than 30 combatants on Monday threatened a major northern city, prompting President Ashraf Ghani to delay a state visit to India. Officials said hundreds of Taliban insurgents had attacked police and army checkposts in the province of Kunduz, the militants' last stronghold before U.S. coalition forces drove them from power in 2001. Now they threaten to overrun parts of the provincial capital, after fighting …

  • Dirty sterilizations putting women at risk in east India: study
    Dirty sterilizations putting women at risk in east India: study

    By Nita Bhalla NEW DELHI (Thomson Reuters Foundation) - Women sterilised in eastern India risk infections and other complications due to dirty conditions and a shortage of doctors and supplies, a report said on Monday just months after 15 women died following surgery. The International Center for Research on Women (ICRW), which reviewed the quality of female sterilisation services in the India's third most populous state, Bihar, said there were still major problems despite some infrastructure …

  • Desperate Nepalis flee capital as aftershocks spread fear
    Desperate Nepalis flee capital as aftershocks spread fear

    By Rupam Jain Nair and Ross Adkin BHAKTAPUR, Nepal (Reuters) - Thousands of Nepalis began fleeing the capital Kathmandu on Monday, terror-stricken by two days of powerful aftershocks and looming shortages of food and water after an earthquake that killed more than 3,700 people. Roads leading out of Kathmandu were jammed with people, some with babies in their arms, trying to climb onto buses or hitch a ride aboard cars and trucks to the plains. Huge queues had formed at the city's Tribhuvan …

  • Interview with inline speed skater Joey Mantia: “Olympic berth doesn’t define the quality of a sport …
    Interview with inline speed skater Joey Mantia: “Olympic berth doesn’t define the quality of a sport …

    Joey Mantia talks about roller skating and what India needs to do to produce a world champion. …

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