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Monthly News June 2015

Saeed Ajmal says ICC clean bowled ‘...

Saeed Ajmal says ICC clean bowled ‘mystery spinners’

Out-of-favour Pakistan off-spinner Saeed Ajmal believes that the International Cricket Council (ICC) has brought an end to mystery spinners and their varieties, which left many batsmen bamboozled over a consistent period of time. The 37-year-old ace spinner, who has claimed 178 Test and 184 ODI... read more »

Gatlin cruises to 200m win at US champio...

Gatlin cruises to 200m win at US championships

Justin Gatlin continued his blistering pace of the season as he became the fifth-fastest 200m sprinter in history by winning the final at the American Athletics Championships. The American clocked 19.57 seconds to finish ahead of Isiah Young and Wallace Spearmon and consequently sets up a... read more »

Ravi Shastri to not travel with Team Ind...

Ravi Shastri to not travel with Team India for Zimbabwe tour?

Shastri is expected to be back with Team India for the remainder of the season. However, BCCI had been informed of this decision by Shastri before the team left for Bangladesh. Since senior players like Virat Kohli and MS Dhoni too are expected to be rested, charge of the team could be given to a... read more »

People running the show shouldn’t ...

People running the show shouldn’t write history books: APJ Abdul Kala...

The controversy over rewriting of history textbooks notwithstanding, former President APJ Abdul Kalam says fair research is needed in this regard and any such rework attempt should not be made by “people running the show” but by people of academic excellence.He is also of the view that... read more »

Anthony Anderson cracks ‘white’ joke on 2015 BET awards winner Sam Smith

If Sam Smith isn’t available to collect his ” Best New Artist” title at the 2015 BET awards, Anthony Anderson will wear his wig and do it for him, but not without a... read more »

‘India’s Got Talent’ winner Manik Paul’s next stop is Bollywood

He lost his father in a terrorist attack and was brought up by his mother through earnings from a tea stall. Manik Paul, winner of the sixth season of reality TV show “India’s Got... read more »

Pritam took 6 months break before signing ‘Bajrangi Bhaijaan’

Pritam, the music director of ‘ Bajrangi Bhaijaan’, confessed that he took a 6 month break, and didn’t feel like working on movies during that phase. The 44-year-old... read more »

Sushma Swaraj arrives in Bangkok to pay visit to Thailand

External Affairs Minister Sushma Swaraj arrived in Bangkok on Saturday to pay a two-day visit to Thailand. The External Affairs Minister will also be attending the Vishwa Sanskrit Sammelan... read more »

People in Tunisian resort hold march after deadly beach attack

People in the Tunisian resort town of Sousse have held a march through the town expressing sympathy with the relatives of the victims who were killed in Friday’s deadly terror... read more »