SCO Vs NED | Match 5 Sep 19, 2019
SCO 67/3 (8.5)
USA Vs PNG | Match 3 Sep 19, 2019
USA 63/4 (18.2)
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Sep 16, 2019
'Badluram ka badan': Origins of Indian Army's favourite marching song, and why it retains its iconic statusBadluram, a jawan in the Assam Regiment, died during World War II in Japan when India was still under British rule. The quartermaster was supposed to report deaths of the soldiers to the authorities so that the ration for the slain soldiers be stopped. But he didn’t remove Badluram’s name from the list. Every soldier was entitled to ration (food supplies) and the quartermaster continued to take rations on Badluram's name. Many, however, say he forgot to remove the name.
Sep 08, 2019
UK minister Amber Rudd quits Boris Johnson cabinet protesting against British approach to Brexit crisisBritish prime minister Boris Johnson received a fresh blow on Saturday when senior minister Amber Rudd quit her work and post in protest at his handling of the Brexit crisis.
Sep 05, 2019
Venice Film Festival 2019: Holocaust film The Painted Bird's 'brutal' scenes lead to mass walkoutsThe Painted Bird, which screened at the Venice Film Festival, is inspired from a 1965 novel by Jerzy Kosinski
Sep 02, 2019
‘WWII was a German crime’: Germany expresses remorse on commemoration of deadliest war’s 80th anniversary in Poland, asks for forgivenessGermany president expressed deep remorse for the suffering his nation inflicted on Poland and the rest of Europe during World War II, warning of the dangers of nationalism as world leaders gathered on Sunday in the country where the war started at incalculable costs.
Sep 01, 2019
80th anniversary of World War II: Leaders from US, Germany, Poland hold ceremony at site of first bombingLeaders including German chancellor Angela Merkel and US vice president Mike Pence on Sunday will mark 80 years since the start of World War Two in Poland, with the conflict still a live political issue in the country.
Sep 01, 2019
'How naive we seem': US newspaper looks back at what its editors wrote on the day WW II beganGermany, US, and Poland are among the European countries who will be commemorating the 80th anniversary of World War Two on Sunday, 1 September 2019.
Sep 01, 2019
80th Anniversary of World War II: Key events, important dates in humanity's deadliest conflictToday marks the 80th anniversary of the onset of the most brutal and devastating war to have ever taken place in the entire history of mankind. World War 2, which erupted this day 80 years ago(1939) in eastern Europe would later on spread throughout mainland Europe, claiming millions of lives.
Aug 30, 2019
Carey Mulligan to feature alongside Ralph Fiennes in Netflix period drama The DigThe Dig, featuring Carey Mulligan and Ralph Fiennes is being helmed by Simon Stone while Gabrielle Tana is the producer on board
Aug 17, 2019
How Mountbatten's monumental errors during Partition still inform the bitter relationship between India and PakistanThe context for a bloody partition was set with the decision to sever Bengal in the east and Punjab in the west in half – giving Jinnah what he called a “moth-eaten Pakistan.” That killed any hopes of a federated India, which was Jinnah’s preference, if it allowed for power sharing and autonomy to Muslim majority provinces.
Aug 15, 2019
Japan's new emperor Naruhito speaks of 'deep remorse' in first speech marking WWII, echoes language of his father AkihitoJapan's new emperor spoke Thursday of "deep remorse" over the country's wartime past in his first speech to commemorate the end of World War II since his enthronement in May