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September 4, 2018 11:57 AM India bridge collapse: Many feared dead as major Kolkata bridge collapses during rush hour

SEVERAL people are feared dead after the Majerhat Bridge in Kolkata, India collapsed during rush hour traffic. According to local reports, five people have died and 17 are injured after the bidge collapsed at around 4pm local time when a number of vehicles were passing over it. Eight people have been rushed to CMRI Hospital and nine have been rushed 109

December 8, 2017 12:20 PM Mother gives birth to a real-life 'mermaid': Baby born with its legs fused together tragically dies just four hours later with doctors unable to identify its sex

A mother astonished doctors when she gave birth to India's second ever 'mermaid baby' but sadly lost it just four hours later. The unnamed baby, whose sex was unclear due to its underdeveloped pelvis and fused legs, suffered from a rare condition known as sirenomelia or 'mermaid syndrome'. Muskura Bibi, 23, gave birth naturally on Wednesday morning at the government-run 85

November 26, 2017 8:58 AM Kohli, Rohit score easy runs against deflated Sri Lanka

Skipper Virat Kohli and Rohit Sharma combined to pulverise a deflated Sri Lanka attack as India stretched their lead to 302 on day three of the second Test on Sunday. India were 507 for four at tea, stretching their first innings lead to 302 in Nagpur. Kohli, on 170, and Sharma, on 51, were involved in a 97-run unbeaten stand. Rohit, who was included 27

October 25, 2017 2:48 PM Man City youngsters star as England reach a World Cup final

Three Manchester City youngsters started for England in the Under-17 World Cup win over Brazil. It was another fine performance from Manchester City's youngsters as they contributed to England under-17s victory over Brazil in their World Cup semi-final. The Young Lions qualified for Saturday's final with a fantastic 3-1 win over their South American 28

September 5, 2017 4:10 AM Why is India threatening to deport its Rohingya population?

India's announcement that it plans to deport its Rohingya population is an attempt to curry favour with Buddhist-majority Myanmar ahead of an official visit by Prime Minister Narendra Modi, writes Subir Bhaumik in Yangon. Three days before Rohingya militants attacked police posts in Myanmar's Rakhine state, killing 12 members of the security forces and triggering 75

July 15, 2017 7:09 AM Former Manchester United striker Teddy Sheringham appointed manager of Atletico de Kolkata

Former England and Manchester United striker Teddy Sheringham has been named head coach of Indian Super League franchise Atletico de Kolkata. Sheringham, 51, replaced Spaniard Jose Francisco Molina, who led ATK to their second title in three years in his only season as coach. The Kolkata-based side, owned by a consortium including Spanish club Atletico 26

May 19, 2017 3:42 AM India's Karthik recalled for Champions Trophy cricket

Wicketkeeper-batsman Dinesh Karthik has earned a recall to India's one-day international squad for the upcoming Champions Trophy, replacing injured Manish Pandey, the country's cricket board said. Karthik was included in the 15-man squad Thursday after Pandey sustained a side strain during a practice session with the Kolkata Knight Riders for the ongoing 20

April 9, 2017 7:09 PM Jason Roy hits 31 but Gujarat Lions lose to Sunrisers Hyderabad in IPL

England opener Jason Roy hit a brisk 31 but could not prevent Gujarat Lions sliding to a second straight defeat in the Indian Premier League. Roy gave his side a good base, hitting five of his 21 deliveries to the boundary before being undone by Bhuvneshwar Kumar, but a total of 135 for seven proved far too modest to contain hosts Sunrisers Hyderabad 26

April 7, 2017 6:36 PM Lynn and Gambhir smash IPL record with brutal stand to ease KKR home

Chris Lynn and Gautam Gambhir dished out some brutal punishment to the Gujarat Lions bowlers in an Indian Premier League record opening stand as Kolkata Knight Riders coasted to an incredible 10-wicket victory. Suresh Raina leapfrogged Virat Kohli to become the highest run-scorer in IPL history with a superb unbeaten 68 from only 51 balls, enabling last year's 30

April 6, 2017 7:47 AM RPS v MI, IPL 2017 match 2: Where to watch live, prediction, betting odds, team news and live streaming information

Rising Pune Supergiants will take on Mumbai Indians in the second match of the Indian Premier League (IPL) 2017 scheduled between the two franchises at the Maharashtra Cricket Association Stadium, Pune on 6 April, Thursday. Match starts at 3.30pm GMT. Live coverage is on Sky Sports 2 and Sky Sports 2 HD in the UK. Click here for the live streaming link. Rising 35