Indo-Pak Davis Cup tie shifted to ‘neutral’ venue

MUMBAI: India’s Davis Cup tie against Pakistan at Islamabad this month must be played at a neutral venue after the latest advice from the International Tennis Federation’s independent security advisors, the world governing body said on…

Iran’s Khamenei renews ban on talks with U.S

Iran will maintain its ban on talks with the United States, Supreme Leader Ayatollah Ali Khamenei said on Sunday, describing the two countries as implacable foes a day before the 40th anniversary of the seizure of the U.S. embassy in…

Philippines’ 6.5 earthquake kills at least five

A magnitude 6.5 earthquake rocked southern Philippines still reeling from two strong tremors this month, killing at least five people and causing previously damaged buildings and homes to collapse. The integrity of several buildings and…

Ganguly says he will lead BCCI like he captained India

India’s former captain Sourav Ganguly will lead the Indian board like he led the national team, as he promised a fair and untainted administration after taking over as president of the world’s richest cricket board on Wednesday. One of…

Messi receives record sixth European Golden Shoe

Barcelona forward Lionel Messi picked up a record-extending sixth and third consecutive European Golden Shoe award following his outstanding individual 2018-19 domestic campaign. The award is presented to the top goalscorer in league…

Indo-Pak Davis Cup tie likely to move from Islamabad

India’s tennis association will apply for visas for their Davis Cup tie against Pakistan next month but expects the fixture to be moved away from Islamabad, AITA Secretary General Hironmoy Chatterjee told Reuters on Wednesday. The…