Tag: India


India Gives Johnson Smith’s Candidature The Nod For Commonwealth Post

According to press reports, India’s External Affairs Minister Dr. S Jaishankar has endorsed Foreign Affairs Minister Kamina Johnson Smith’s candidature for the post of Secretary-General of the Commonwealth. Dr. Jaishankar on Monday held talks with Mrs. Johnson Smith ahead of President Ram Nath Kovind’s visit to Jamaica later this month. He noted that Johnson Smith has strong credentials and her […]


India Accuses Chinese Phone Maker Xiaomi Of Forex Violations

India’s anti-money laundering agency took control of the bank accounts of Xiaomi Technology India, it said. India accused Xiaomi Corp. of breaching the country’s foreign-exchange laws and seized 55.51 billion rupees ($726 million) from a local unit of the smartphone maker, in India’s latest clash with a Chinese company over their activities in the market. India’s anti-money-laundering agency took control […]


West Indies Set To Play In Florida Against India

The West Indies will play India in Florida for two of their five T20 Internationals during their white-ball home series in July and August of this year. The Indians are set to play three One Day Internationals and five T20 Internationals. It’s understood that the bulk of the series will be in Trinidad and Guyana. Support The Readers Bureau Buy […]


Indian Medical Student Killed In Ukraine

India’s Foreign Ministry has confirmed that medical student Naveen Shekharappa Gyanagoudar, who had dreams to return to India to become a surgeon, was killed in Kharkiv, Ukraine, Tuesday while stepping out to buy groceries. The Ministry said the 21-year-old student died from shelling after a missile struck the regional administration building in Ukraine’s second-largest city. He was in his fourth […]


Windies Depart India Winless

Windies came, competed, but couldn’t conquer; that’s all she wrote. Rohit Sharma earned bragging rights after Suryakumar Yadav explosive batting performance helped his team to secure a 17-run win over the West Indies in the final T20I. There was a glimmer of hope when the Windies had team India penned down at 93-4 towards the end of the 14th over […]


Pooran “We Still Need To Negotiate The Spinners A Bit Better”

India 162 for 4 (Rohit 40, Suryakumar 34*, Chase 2-14) beat West Indies 157 for 7 (Pooran 61, Bishnoi 2-17, Harshal 2-37) by six wickets. Ravi Bishnoi and Rohit Sharma hand India a 1-0 lead in the first of the three-match T20I series. This win comes on the back of a clean sweep of a three-match ODI series by India, […]


India’s Washington Ruled Out Of T20I Series Against Windies

India’s Washington Sundar has been ruled out of India’s three-match T20I series against West Indies which gets underway on February 16th. According to icc-cricket.com, the all-rounder suffered a left hamstring muscle strain during fielding in the third ODI against West Indies on Friday, 11 February. The report noted that Washington is the third player to be ruled out of the […]


Khadija “Bunny” Shaw Set To Lead Reggae Girlz In World Cup Qualifier

Jamaica’s striker and Manchester City forward Khadija “Bunny” Shaw heads a strong 23-member squad called up by Reggae Girlz head coach Vin Blaine ahead of next Thursday’s CONCACAF World Cup qualifier against Bermuda at the National Stadium. The announcement of the squad was made during an online media launch on Thursday.  The squad is primarily made up of players who […]


CWI Welcomes Seagram’s Royal Stag As Sponsors Of The West Indies Men’s Team For Tour Of India

ST JOHN’S, Antigua – Cricket West Indies (CWI) has announced a partnership with Seagram’s Royal Stag as the West Indies Men’s official team sponsor for their ongoing tour to India. The Seagram’s Royal Stag brand will appear on the front of the West Indies playing shirts for the six matches of the tour – three One-Day Internationals (ODIS) and three […]


India Knock Over West Indies For 193

After beating West Indies in the first ODI, India maintained their winning ways in yet another series with a two-nil lead in the second ODI of the three-match series. It is the first series win for Rohit Sharma as the full-time ODI captain, and this also marked the 11th consecutive bilateral ODI series win of team India against West Indies. […]