Daily Archives: February 18, 2019

Chris Gayle announces ODI retirement plans


West Indies’s explosive opener Chris Gayle announced his retirement from one-day international cricket on Sunday. The ICC World Cup 2019, which will be played in England from May 30, will be the last tournament of his career. This information was tweeted by the West Indies Cricket Board. 39-year-old Gayle started his ODI career in Canada against India in 1999 in ...

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Sensex drops over 150 pts ahead of RBI board meet


The BSE benchmark Sensex Monday fell over 150 points, led by weakness in auto, IT and financial stocks amid heavy selling by foreign institutional investors, as investors turned cautious ahead of RBI’s board meet. The 30-share index, after rising over 100 points, fell 158.94 points, or 0.44 per cent, to 35,650.01. Similarly, the 50-share NSE Nifty fell 44.45 points, or ...

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Swine flu cases in Delhi mount to 1,965


Over 700 cases of swine flu have been recorded in Delhi in the last 10 days, taking the total number of people affected by the HINI virus in the city this year to 1,965, according to a senior official. According to a report of the Directorate General of Health Services (DGHS), the death toll due to swine flu in Delhi ...

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Nation losess four more soldier today


DAINIK NATION BUREAU Four soldiers, including an officer, were killed in an encounter with militants in Pulwama district of Jammu and Kashmir on Monday, defence sources said. Security forces launched a cordon and search operation in Pinglan area of Pulwama district of south Kashmir during the night after receiving inputs about the presence of militants in the area, a police ...

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