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Ruchira Kamboj named India's Ambassador to Bhutan

Ruchira Kamboj named India’s Ambassador to Bhutan

New Delhi, Feb 11 (IANS) Ruchira Kamboj, currently India’s High Commissioner to South Africa, has been appointed as the countrys next Ambassador to Bhutan. An External Affairs Ministry release said that Kamboj, a a 1987 batch officer of Indian Foreign Service, is expected to take up the assignment shortly. –IANS

Live Streaming Cricket, Australia Vs South Africa: Where and how to watch Aus vs SA 2nd ODI on SONY ESPN, SONY ESPN HD

Live Streaming Cricket, Australia Vs South Africa: Where and how to watch Aus vs SA 2nd ODI on Sony ESPN and Sony ESPN HD

Australia continues to struggle without their frontline batsmen, Steve Smith and David Warner. Against South Africa, like the series versus Pakistan, their batting looked toothless. Bowling allrounder, Nathan Coulter-Nile, was once again the highest run scorer for the Aussies. South Africa reached the small target of 153 in just under[Read More…]

World's oldest hashtag unearthed in South Africa

World’s oldest hashtag unearthed in South Africa

Johannesburg, Sep 13 (IANS) Archaeologists have unearthed the oldest known abstract pencil drawing by human hand — which looks like a present day hashtag — from South Africa and is over 70,000 years old. The drawing bears a crosshatched pattern made up of nine fine lines, like a hashtag and was[Read More…]

India, South Africa sign three agreements

India, South Africa sign three agreements

India and South Africa signed three agreements, including in the areas of agriculture and space cooperation, following bilateral talks between Indian Prime Minister Narendra Modi and South African President Cyril Ramaphosa on the sidelines of the annual BRICS Summit here. Addressing the media, Indian Foreign Secretary Vijay Gokhale said that[Read More…]

Lehmann to quit as Australia coach after 4th Test

Johannesburg: Australia cricket team head coach Darren Lehmann on Thursday announced his resignation, saying the fourth Test against hosts South Africa starting on Friday will be his last match in charge of the team. The 48-year-old was on Wednesday cleared of any wrongdoing in the ball-tampering scandal. “Saying goodbye to the[Read More…]

Smith, Warner get 12-month bans: Aussie media

Canberra: Four days after they were exposed, Australian captain Steve Smith and Vice Captain David Warner were suspended by Cricket Australia (CA) on Wednesday for 12 months each and Cameron Bancroft for nine months over a ball-tampering scandal in South Africa. CA Chief Executive James Sutherland met the players at[Read More…]

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