Sports  /  Published 21.02.20

Pragyan Ojha retires from international cricket

Veteran Indian left-arm spinner Pragyan Ojha, who snared 10 wickets during Sachin Tendulkar's farewell Test in 2013, announced retirement from international and first-class cricket with immediate effe...
By PTI in New Delhi

India  /  Published 04.11.19

Veterans fume at gag plan

Several veterans have castigated an army headquarters proposal to draw up a code of conduct for retired officers, which they see as a way of gagging any public criticism of the government or the defen...
By Imran Ahmed Siddiqui in New Delhi

Sports  /  Published 27.02.20

Peers hail ‘mind of a champion’

Novak Djokovic hailed Maria Sharapova as a “legend” with “the mind of a champion” after the Russian announced her retirement from tennis at the age of 32 on Wednesday.Five-time Grand Slam cham...
By The Telegraph in Paris

Sports  /  Published 26.02.20

Sharapova says goodbye to tennis

Maria Sharapova, the five-time Grand Slam champion who became one of the highest paid sportswomen in the world, announced her retirement at the age of 32 on Wednesday.Florida-based Sharapova, hailing ...
By Agencies in Moscow

Jharkhand  /  Published 14.01.20

Ex-MLA hangs up boots

Indian politicians seldom retire. But former Tundi MLA Raj Kishore Mahto on Tuesday announced his plans to retire from active politics and focus on trade unionism, social work, reading and writing.Mah...
By Praduman Choubey in Dhanbad


Opinion  /  Published 29.12.19

Leander Paes will be missed

Sir — The Indian tennis star, Leander Paes, has announced that he will retire after the Tokyo Olympics. He is an all-time tennis doubles great, having won eight doubles and 10 mixed doubles Grand Sl...
By The Telegraph in

India  /  Published 26.12.19

General, it’s none of your business

Army chief Bipin Rawat on Thursday suggested that students are being led into “inappropriate directions”, igniting an uproar so fierce that it compelled sources in the defence force to claim the c...
By Imran Ahmed Siddiqui in New Delhi

Jharkhand  /  Published 11.07.19

Quit symptom ‘linked’ to CM

Two senior doctors posted at RIMS here recently applied for voluntary retirement and a source said “20 more were in queue”, signalling a worrying exodus of doctors from the largest and most well-k...
By Raj Kumar in Ranchi

Sports  /  Published 03.07.19

Rayudu retirement ‘timing’ says it all

Virat Kohli and his men have been faring admirably in the 2019 World Cup, becoming the second team to qualify for the semi-final stage, but all clearly isn’t well in the way cricket is being managed...
By Lokendra Pratap Sahi in Leeds

West Bengal  /  Published 07.01.19

Bengal colleges to retain teachers till 65

The retirement age of college and university teachers in Bengal is being raised from 62 to 65 and that of vice-chancellors from 65 to 70 so that institutes of higher education are able to retain the e...
By Our Special Correspondent in Calcutta


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