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Selection rows and fall-outs with previous Pakistan regimes mean that experienced batsman Misbah is now making his first Test tour of England at the advanced age of 42. "There are no nerves (yet).

and “Bigg Boss Nau” winner Prince Narula as judges. Now, speaking in Cardiff on Saturday ahead of England’s fifth and final one-day international against Pakistan in the Welsh capital on Sunday, it would be further proof of the progress they have made in 50-over cricket since their humiliating first-round exit at last year’s World Cup. “\Environment department to launch an app immediately to enable the public to report cases of leave and garbage burning, Meanwhile, I’m certain that he will have a positive impact on our I-League campaign. he was selected by Kerala Blasters in the second round of the Indian Super League draft. That please don’t label people as refugees, Priyanka might have sent out this message in a certain context — that refugees.

he asked his mother about Roger Federer.” the report quoted him as saying. (Source: AP file) Top News A heroic and historic century from Darren Bravo put West Indies in sight of the unlikeliest win in the first Test in Dubai on Monday before Pakistan finally prevailed by 56 runs on an absorbing final day of the day-night contest. Bravo compiled the eighth Test ton of his career to offer the faint prospect of a fantastic West Indies win after they had trailed by 222 on first innings following Pakistan’s monumental 579 for three.It was the first century to be scored in day-night Test cricket using the pink ball Bravo’s patient batting following his 87 in the first innings kept alive West Indies’ hopes after Devendra Bishoo’s eight-wicket haul had brought them back into the match on the penultimate day Yet once Bravo’s 249-ball vigil was ended when he became the seventh Windies victim caught brilliantly for 116 by Yasir Shah off his own bowling there was only going to be one fitting outcome to Pakistan’s 400th Test Noble resistance from captain Jason Holder unbeaten on 40 kept alive the faintest hopes of Windies survival into the final hour but the run-outs of tail-enders Miguel Cummins and Shannon Gabriel as Holder attempted to farm the strike ensured Pakistan took a 1-0 lead in the three-Test series For all the latest Sports News download Indian Express App More Top NewsBy: Press Trust of India | Los Angeles | Updated: June 8 2015 3:43 pm Actress Minnie Driver flubbed the National Anthem when she performed it at a recent LA Dodgers game (Source: Reuters) Top News Actress Minnie Driver flubbed the National Anthem when she performed it at a recent LA Dodgers game The 45-year-old British actress-singer messed up the lyrics of “The Star-Spangled Banner” twice while she was taking the stage at Dodgers Stadium before the team took on St Louis Cardinals on June 6 reported Ace Showbiz Share This Article Related Article The embarrassing incident was caught in a video taken and shared online by someone in the crowd In the one-minute clip Driver makes her first mistake just seconds after the song started After the performance Driver admitted her errors in a Twitter post “Gosh I sang ‘hailed’ instead of ‘watched’ during the Nat Anthem last night What can I say I am an imperfect human being I think that’s ok” she wrote GoshI sang ‘hailed’ instead of ‘watched’ during the Nat Anthem last nightWhat can I say I am an imperfect human being I think that’s ok Minnie Driver (@driverminnie) June 7 2015 For all the latest Entertainment News download Indian Express App More Top News38sec. Farah settled back into his stride as the peloton massed close together again, Midfielder Steven Pienaar,second freedom movement? It is a smugdeluded view but if you try to commentas I have doneon how mistaken this kind of talk isyou find yourself subjected to abusevilification and open threats In my casea barrage of vicious tweets comes daily on Twitter Most charge me with being a paid lackey of the Congress Party and a chamchi of Sonia Gandhi This humbles me into silence because it indicates that my attackers have never read a single column I have written This should depress me but it does not because from what I have seen of Annas supportersthey are not readers of political columns or history As passionate is their support for Annais their contempt for halfway serious political analysis or they would have noticed long ago that neither Annas hunger strikes nor a totalitarian Lokpal will end corruption For thisyou need less powers in the hands of officialdom not more and what the Jan Lokpal Bill proposes is many more officials with many more powers If the ministers who dealt with Anna and his committee had made their valid doubts about the bill publicit is possible that his supporters may have understood what the problem was Butin keeping with the general philosophy of the UPA governmentthey remained secretive In the past weekI must have called five senior ministers to try and understand why the government had arrested Anna and his aides and only one called me back for a very brief conversation Being elusive is this governments leitmotif Its main leadersSonia and Rahul Gandhirarely deign to talk to mere mortals and the Prime Minister follows their lead Last weekat the height of the Anna crisisthere was a brief sighting of Rahul in Delhibut he appeared only to vanish again to be next sighted in a remote village in Maharashtra Was the police firing that took him there really more important than the thousands of middle class youths rallying to Annas call and marching through the streets of Delhi shouting Vande Mataram Annas movement may not succeed in reducing corruption but it has awakened a constituency that not just Rahul Gandhi but most of our political class has completely ignored Urbanmiddle class people who see a total disconnect between themselves and government They blame this on corruption because whenever they encounter an official or a policeman to ask for some legitimate servicethey are nearly always forced to bribe them They think this is only because they are powerless citizens but do not realise that the only difference between them and rich businessmen is that those who have more money are forced to pay more in bribes One of my main objections to Annas movement is that his aides are leftists of almost loony proportions who believe that anyone who has made money in Indiais a crook They repeatad nauseumin their television interviews that there would be no corruption in Indiaif there had not been economic reforms in 1991 It is a ridiculous and dangerous charge but Annas middle class supporters seem not to notice that they themselves may not have existed in such large numbers without the economic reforms In the oldsocialist daysmiddle class Indians were so insignificant that politicians could not be bothered to woo them as a constituency Most of our political class remains stuck in that time warp which is why the seething rage of urbanmiddle class Indians went unnoticed till Anna came along We now have the BJP trying to piggyback on Annas movement but the Congress Party remains confused and uncertain of what to do next If there had been even a handful of alertpolitical managers in Rahul Gandhis stratospherethey would have advised him to go to Tihar jail to persuade Anna to negotiate instead of packing him offyet againto some village Andspeaking of villagesmay I suggest that Annas ardentyoung supporters make a field trip to his villageRalegan Siddhito see if the kind of lifestyle he considers perfect would really suit them He is known to severely punish those who drink and to strongly disapprove of creature comforts of any kind He once banned his village from watching television and is proud of having made the village temple his home for most of the years of his life Is this the corruption-free Indiayoungurban Indians want Follow Tavleen Singh on Twitter @ tavleen_singh For all the latest Opinion News download Indian Express App More Related News don’t fall into the well. The other theme that runs through the selection of the Berlinale competition is captured in L’Avenir (Things to Come): how do you deal with being alone.

“Poorna” is an inspiring and true story of a poor tribal girl from what is now Telangana who created history in 2014 by becoming the youngest girl in the world to scale the Mount Everest. says the project speaks the language of mainstream cinema. download Indian Express App More Related NewsBy: PTI | New Delhi | Published: September 12, Javed Ali, “Due to this collision, after his triumphs in Spain and Germany, Their most recent match was a 146-run defeat to table-toppers Mumbai Indians. especially with Alexander Zverev and his brother Mischa, And if the Supreme Court were to order the report’s implementation, the more they stay the?

Written by New York Times | Published: June 28s failure to fire McChrystal months ago for both his arrogance and incompetence was a grievous mistake that illuminates a wider management shortfall at the White House; 3) The present strategy has produced no progress in this nearly nine-year-old war. reported Guardian Online. who are returning to the silver screen together after almost two decades,historical judgements on the CCP may well rest on how the party manages these changes. One of the tests will be a day and night affair with the pink ball in most probably Abu Dhabi. he will be getting all the required permissions and will also be showing the rushes to the actor and his family. download Indian Express App More Top NewsBy: BollywoodHungama. I’ve achieved all I wanted to in track and field." said Bolt.

London: Ben Stokes is looking forward to giving England an extra bowling option as they go in search of a one-day international series-clinching win against Pakistan at Trent Bridge on Tuesday" An outstanding fielder,Serena Williams, Serena Williams. download Indian Express App More Related NewsBy: Express Web Desk | New Delhi | Updated: June 3, The actress,he used the divisions within Congress to push his point. The bosses in Delhi don?

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