Murray to miss Australian Open due to pelvic injury

London, Dec. 29 -- Tennis star Andy Murray has pulled out of next month's Australian Open due to a pelvic injury. "Unfortunately I've had a setback and as a precaution need to work through that befor... Read More

Australia pacer Siddle retires from international cricket

Melbourne, Dec. 29 -- Veteran Australia pacer Peter Siddle on Sunday retired from international cricket after making an announcement in front of the Australian squad at the MCG here. Siddle is part o... Read More

Fast-rising Wagner cracks Smith code in Aus-NZ series

New Delhi, Dec. 29 -- Steve Smith has managed to get scores of 43, 16, 85 and 7 in Australia's ongoing Test series against New Zealand. Compared to his lofty standards, this is as lean a run as it get... Read More

English club West Ham sack manager Pellegrini

London, Dec. 29 -- English Premier League side West Ham on Sunday sacked their manager Manuel Pellegrini after the club lost 2-1 at home to Leicester City -- their ninth loss in the past 12 games. "I... Read More

At noisy general body meeting, setback for AICF President

Chennai, Dec. 29 -- All India Chess Federation (AICF) President P.R. Venketrama Raja on Saturday suffered a setback in the ongoing power struggle with Secretary Bharat Singh Chauhan as the general bod... Read More

MSMEs seek bigger slice of public procurement pie

New Delhi, Dec. 29 -- Seeking a bigger slice of public procurement pie, the micro, small and medium enterprises (MSMEs) sector has proposed small-ticket tenders so that they could participate in the b... Read More

Tough 2020 awaits Amazon, Flipkart as Reliance firms up plans

New Delhi, Dec. 29 -- With more and more Indians taking the online route to fulfill their shopping needs, e-tailers like Amazon and Flipkart are witnessing high demands, including from far-flung and r... Read More

Macro-data, crude oil prices to steer indices' movements (Market Outlook)

Mumbai, Dec. 29 -- Macroeconomic data points, coupled with monthly automobile sales' numbers, are expected to influence the trajectory of domestic equity market during the upcoming week, analysts opin... Read More

Afghanistan to announce peace delegates after US-Taliban deal

Kabul, Dec. 29 -- The Afghan government will disclose a list of delegates for the peace negotiating team once the US and the Taliban finalize their peace deal, the Presidential Palace here said, amid ... Read More

World's oldest female black rhino dies in Tanzania

Dodoma, Dec. 29 -- Tanzanian conservation authorities have said that the world's oldest free-ranging female black rhino has died in the Ngorongoro crater aged 57. Freddy Manongi, the Conservation Com... Read More