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Bhuvneshwar Kumar Record: Became First Indian bowler to scalp 5-wicket haul in all 3 formats

Bhuvneshwar Kumar Record: Indian fast bowler Bhuvneshwar Kumar has made new record while playing in first T20 match between Indian and South Africa as he grabbed fifth his wicket. With this Bhuvi became the first Indian  bowler to get 5-wicket haul in all 3 formats that is tests, ODIs and T20s. Bhuvneshwar bowled brilliantly and took 5/24, […]

New prime minister of Nepal – KP Sharma Oli

KP Sharma Oli has been appointed as new prime minister of Nepal. Communist Party of Nepal (Unified Marxist-Leninist) Khadga Prasad Sharma Oli has sworn in as 41st PM of Nepal. He was administered the oath of office by President Bidya Devi Bhandari at Nepal’s capital Kathmandu. KP Oli will be succeeding Nepali Congress Party’s Sher […]

Indian engineer Vikas Sathaye awarded sci-tech Oscar Award

Pune-born Vikas Sathaye has been awarded with the Scientific and Engineering Academy Award at the Oscars Scientific and Technical Awards 2018 held at Beverly Hills in Los Angeles, California on Saturday. The award has been given to Vikas and his team for ‘Shotover K1 Camera System which is a camera mount to get clear photography […]

Canadian PM Justin Trudeau India Visit started Today

Justin Trudeau India Visit : Canadian Prime Minister Justin Trudeau India trip started today (Saturday) as he arrived at National capital Delhi. He was received by minister of state for agriculture, Gajendra Singh Shekhawat at Indira Gandhi International Airport. Justin will stay in India for a full week with a very busy schedule. The visit […]

Indra Nooyi becomes ICC’s first independent woman director

PepsiCo chairman and CEO Indra Nooyi has been selected as first independent woman director of ICC. Appointment of Indra as ICC’s first independent female director was decided unanimously in a meeting held on last Friday (9-02-2018). She will be joining the board in June 2018 for a term of two years. Indra Nooyi has been […]

Jhulan Goswami-first female cricketer to take 200 ODI wickets

Indian women cricket team pacer Jhulan Goswami becomes first female cricketer to take 200 ODI wickets. Goswami was playing an ODI match on Wednesday against south Africa when she dismissed south African opener batswoman Laura Wolvaardt to make it to 200 ODI wickets. Now this unique record to be the first to have 200 ODI […]

Four Indian sportspersons in Forbes India 30 Under 30 list

Forbes released Forbes India 30 Under 30 list on 5th February, 2018. This time four Indian athletes made it to the list. These four are Jasprit Bumrah, Harmanpreet Kaur, Savita Punia and Heena Sidhu. Forbes generates this list annually. The list is prepared based on the four criteria as below: The extent of impact of […]

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