Daily Archives: February 5, 2019

BCCI could ask captains to declare potential conflict of interest

The Justice (retd) R M Lodha Committee, which was tasked by the Supreme Court with suggesting reforms in BCCI, had called for a vigorous agent registration system to safeguard players’ interests and eliminate conflict of interest. It had asked for the agents to be cleared by an anti-corruption unit.

Big sports events today

Here are the big sports events lined up for Wednesday (February 6) that comprise the first T20I between India and New Zealand.

Master class: D Gukesh gets tips from Viswanathan Anand

It’s been three weeks since D Gukesh became a GM – but amidst numerous felicitations and endless requests for selfies – the 12-year-old’s most cherished moment arrived on Tuesday morning when he interacted with Anand at the latter’s residence.

Anushka’s banter with her doppelganger Julia

Days after the internet found Anushka Sharma her doppelganger in American singer Julia Michaels, the two ladies reached out to each other via Twitter and quipped about their uncanny resemblance.

Sooraj on his next film with Salman Khan

Filmmaker Sooraj Barjatya has revealed he will be reuniting with Salman Khan for a family drama, the idea of which he has already discussed with the superstar.

Punjab beat Bengal to win CK Nayudu Trophy

The game went down to the wire and finished with two days to spare, as the Punjab under-23 side beat Bengal by one wicket on a rank turner to lift Colonel CK Nayudu Trophy.

Mithali Raj may call it quits from T20 Internationals

Indian women cricket team’s senior most player Mithali Raj in all likelihood will bring down curtains on her T20 International career after the home series against England while continuing in the 50-over format where she is still the captain of the side.

Indian Arrows stun Minerva to notch-up fifth win in I-League

Indian Arrows stunned defending champions Minerva Punjab FC 2-1 to notch-up their fifth win of the 12th I-League season and leapfrog to the seventh position on the points table on Wednesday.

Birthday Special: Nora Fatehi’s hottest pics

After five years into the showbiz world, the Toronto-based actress was highly successful in striking the right chord with the masses by showcasing mind-boggling dance moves with a sparkling screen-presence. She is currently essaying key roles in John Abraham’s ‘Batla House’, Salman Khan’s ‘Bharat’, and ‘Street Dancer 3D’ opposite Varun Dhawan.

We are not a ‘political tool’: Afghan women on Taliban talks

The Afghan Women’s Network said their rights should not be used as a “political tool” in dealings with the Taliban, who barred women from schools and jobs and drastically curtailed their personal liberties when they ruled Afghanistan from 1996 to 2001