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Root, Ali put England on top

Rajkot: Excellent batting by Joe Root and Moen Ali helped England post 311/4 in their first innings on the opening day of the first cricket Test against India here on Wednesday. Coming together after England lost three wickets in the first session of the day, Root and Ali added 107 runs between them to help

Geelani detained during protest march towards Anantnag

Kashmir: The Jammu and Kashmir Police on Monday detained Hurriyat Conference chairman Syed Ali Shah Geelani when he was leading a march towards Anantnag. He was taken to the Humhama Police Station after being detained from outside his residence at New Airport Road here. The Hurriyat leader had asked the people to move towards South

When magician Ali left Kolkata mesmerised

Kolkata: Legendary boxer Muhammad Ali, whopassed away in the US today, had a special connect with Kolkata as he spent three days here during the Christmas of 1990, mesmerising sports lovers with his wit and some magic tricks. The three-time world heavyweight boxing champion, who died aged 74 in Phoenix after battling the Parkinson’s disease