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2 Indians rescued from sinking Iranian cargo ship near Azerbaijan

2 Indians rescued from sinking Iranian cargo ship near Azerbaijan

The crew sought help from the Azerbaijan State Marine Academy, which dispatched two helicopters and a patrolling ship to the site of the ...Read More

Arsenal, Chelsea square off in Baku

Arsenal, Chelsea square off in Baku

London: London rivals and Chelsea will square off in an all-English UEFA Europa League final in Azerbaijan in what has turned out to be a...Read More

Europa League: Tearful Morata wins it for Chelsea

Europa League: Tearful Morata wins it for Chelsea

Paris: An emotional Alvaro Morata snapped his recent goal drought to secure a 1-0 win for Chelsea over Hungarian champions Vidi in the Eu...Read More

Azerbaijan: At least 30 dead at drug rehab centre, claims media reports

Azerbaijan: At least 30 dead at drug rehab centre, claims media reports

Baku: At least 30 people died as a fire tore through a drug rehabilitation clinic in the Azerbaijani capital Baku early today, the local ...Read More

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ISIS fighters smuggled out as part of US, UK deal, says report

 London : Hundreds of Islamic State (ISIS) terrorists were smuggled out of Raqqa in Syria last month as part of a deal struck by the US a...Read More

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Shooter Satyendra Singh fails to fire in final

Gabala (Azerbaijan) : Indias Satyendra Singh reached the finals of the Mens 50-metre Rifle 3 Positions event, only to finish eighth on th...Read More

Pope to visit Portugal, India, Bangladesh, Colombia, Africa in 2017

Pope to visit Portugal, India, Bangladesh, Colombia, Africa in 2017

Aboard the papal plane Pope Francis will visit Portugal next year and is “almost sure” he’ll go to India and Bangladesh. Still to be dete...Read More

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Viswanathan Anand crushes Shakhriyar Mamedyarov

Moscow : Five-time world champion Viswanathan Anand crashed through the defences of Shakhriyar Mamedyarov of Azerbaijan to jump to joint ...Read More

Indians missed several chances at chess Olympiad, feels Harikrishna

Indians missed several chances at chess Olympiad, feels Harikrishna

Overall, referring to his team members, Harikrishna said: “These youngsters have a bright future as they played extremely well. Murali wh...Read More

Indians missed several chances at chess Olympiad: GM Harikrishna

Indians missed several chances at chess Olympiad: GM Harikrishna

Chennai: Several Indian players missed winning chances after being in promising positions at the just concluded World Chess Olympiad at B...Read More

Shooters bag 5 more medals

Shooters bag 5 more medals

Azerbaijan : Indian shooters enjoyed another successful day at the ongoing ISSF Junior World Cup, bagging five medals including three gol...Read More

Rushiraj wins rapid fire pistol gold

Rushiraj wins rapid fire pistol gold

Gabala (Azerbaijan) : Indian shooters continued their impressive show in the ISSF Junior World Cup with Rushiraj Barot striking gold in t...Read More

Shooters fire again

Shooters fire again

Gabala (Azerbaijan) : The Indian junior shooting squad continued its medal-winning spree at the ISSF Junior World Cup, bagging a gold, tw...Read More

3 golds for India in Shooting

3 golds for India in Shooting

Azerbaijan : Young Indian shooter Subhankar Pramanick clinched the gold medal in 50-metre rifle prone event at the ISSF Junior World Cup ...Read More

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India 4th in open and 5th in women : Gold for USA

Chennai : The US won the gold medal on a better tie-break score over Ukraine while the top-seeded Russia won bronze at the 2016 World Che...Read More

Ace shooter Jitu Rai recommended for Khel Ratna

Ace shooter Jitu Rai recommended for Khel Ratna

New Delhi: Asian Games gold medallist Jitu Rai has been recommended for the prestigious Rajiv Gandhi Khel Ratna Award for his exploits in...Read More

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Devendro in quarters

Azerbaijan : Commonwealth Games silver-medallist L Devendro Singh (49kg) stormed into the quarterfinal, while the experienced Manoj Kumar...Read More

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Boxers get a rousing start at Azerbaijan

Baku (Azerbaijan) : Dheeraj Rangi (60kg) gave India’s boxing team a perfect start in the AIBA World Olympic Qualification Tournament as h...Read More

Fragile truce largely holding in Karabakh after deadly clashes

Fragile truce largely holding in Karabakh after deadly clashes

Matagis (Azerbaijan) : Azerbaijani and Armenian forces today said they were largely observing a truce that halted four days of clashes wh...Read More

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Unilateral ceasefire by Azerbaijan in Nagorno-Karabakh

Baku: Azerbaijan on Sunday unilaterally ordered ceasefire in the separatist region of Nagorno-Karabakh, the Azerbaijani defence ministry ...Read More

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