Thursday , 15 November 2018

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Saina in India Open final

CHENNAI: Top seed and World No 6 Saina Nehwal outclassed Indonesia’s Aprilia Yuswandari 21-17, 21-11 in the women’s singles semi-finals and set up a title clash with second seed Mew Choo Wong of Malaysia who got past Linda Weni Fanetri of Indonesia 22-20, 21-17 on Saturday.

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Benn five-for restricts SA to 352

PORT OF SPAIN: Half-centuries from Mark Boucher, AB de Villiers, and Ashwell Prince trumped a penetrative, marathon spell of spin bowling from Sulieman Benn to put South Africa in a favourable position in the opening Test against West Indies on Friday.

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Police intensify hunt for Mickky

MARGAO/PANAJI: The police conducted searches late Saturday night in Colva in an attempt to hunt down the fugitive former tourism minister, Mr Francisco Xavier Pacheco alias Mickky  – an accused in the Nadia death case -- even as the CID (crime branch) questioned Mr Pacheco’s partner, Ms Viola  for eight hours.

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Nityananda walks free

RAMANAGARA (KARNA-TAKA): Controversial self-styled godman Swami Nityananda on Saturday walked free after spending 53 days in jail on rape and other criminal charges, a day after Karnataka High Court granted him bail.

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