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27-Jul-2018 Johannesburg (South Africa)

India, China agree to maintain border tranquility

India and China reiterated their commitment to maintain peace and tranquility along their border by enhancing communications between their militaries during a meeting between Indian Prime Minister Narendra Modi and Chinese President Xi Jinping on the sidelines...

27-Jul-2018 Johannesburg (South Africa)

India, South Africa sign three agreements

India and South Africa signed three agreements, including in the areas of agriculture and space cooperation, following bilateral talks between Indian Prime Minister Narendra Modi and South African President Cyril Ramaphosa on the sidelines of the annual BRICS...

27-Jul-2018 Johannesburg (South Africa)

Narendra Modi meets leaders of Argentina, Angola

Indian Prime Minister Narendra Modi held bilateral meetings with the Presidents of Argentina and Angola on the sidelines of the 2018 BRICS Summit here, the External Affairs Ministry said on Friday."Discussed enhancing cooperation in trade and investment, agriculture...

26-Jul-2018 Johannesburg (South Africa)

Xi Jinping urges BRICS nations to build open economy for mutual benefit

Chinese President Xi Jinping has said BRICS countries should pursue win-win cooperation to build an open economy.Addressing a business forum on Wednesday here at the 10th BRICS summit scheduled from July 25-27, the Chinese President said different countries...

22-Jul-2018 Johannesburg (South Africa)

South Africa taxi shooting kills 11

South African police said on Sunday that they are investigating a deadly shooting at a taxi which led to 11 deaths.South Africa Police Service said that on Saturday night, a taxi from Gauteng province transporting people who attended a funeral came under fire...

18-Jul-2018 Johannesburg (South Africa)

Barack Obama slams Trump-era, warns of 'strongman politics'

Barack Obama has used his first high-profile speech since stepping down as US president to take swipes at "strongman politics" and politicians' disregard for facts.Obama on Tuesday here mounted a passionate defence of democracy and warned against the politics...

10-Jul-2018 Cape Town

I will play IPL for few more years : AB de Villiers

Star South African batsman AB de Villiers, who recently announced his retirement from international cricket, confirmed on Tuesday that he will continue to play in the Indian Premier League (IPL) for a few more years.I will keep on playing IPL for a few years,...

23-May-2018 Pretoria

'Tired' AB de Villiers retires from international cricket

Former South Africa skipper AB de Villiers sprang a surprise on Wednesday by announcing his retirement from all forms of international cricket with immediate effect. "I have decided to retire from all international cricket with immediate effect. After 114 Test...

31-Mar-2018 Johannesburg (South Africa)

David Warner sorry for role in cheating scandal

Former Australian cricket vice captain David Warner has apologised for his role in the ball-tampering crisis that saw him suspended from the sport for 12 months.Speaking publicly for the first time since the scandal emerged, Warner told reporters on Saturday...

29-Mar-2018 Sydney/Johannesburg

Ball-tampering: Smith, Warner, Bancroft apologise; Lehmann quits

The banned Australian trio of Steve Smith, David Warner and Cameron Bancroft on Thursday issued apologies for their involvement in a ball tampering incident with the sacked captain taking full responsibility for it while head coach Darren Lehmann, cleared...

25-Mar-2018 Cape Town (South African)

Steven Smith steps down, punished by ICC over ball tampering issue

Steven Smith stepped down as Australia captain for the remainder of the ongoing third Test against South Africa and was penalised by the ICC on Sunday in the wake of the ball-tampering controversy.Smith's deputy David Warner also stepped down as vice-captain....

25-Feb-2018 Cape Town (South African)

In T20, the first six overs are the key : Suresh Raina

Comeback man Suresh Raina feels that in T20s it is all about the first six overs and that is where every team has to cash in to win games.Raina said that he wants to continue his strong showing in the T20 International (T20I) series against South Africa in the...

25-Feb-2018 Cape Town (South African)

We can be a surprise element in World T20 : Mithali Raj

Fresh after registering a historic double series win on the South African tour, India One-Day International (ODI) captain Mithali Raj said the team can be a surprise element in the World T20 in November.The Indian women's team scripted history on Saturday...

25-Feb-2018 Cape Town

India win 3rd T20I to clinch series

India quelled a late charge by the South African batsmen to clinch a nail biting seven-run victory in the third and final Twenty20 International (T20I) here on Saturday.Chasing a target of 173 runs, the Proteas could only manage 165/6 in their 20 overs. India...

22-Feb-2018 Centurion (South Africa)

S. Africa took calculated risks : Virat Kohli

After a six wicket loss to South Africa in the second Twenty20 International match, India skipper Virat Kohli praised the hosts, saying they took calculated risks which helped them.South Africa rode on some powerful batting by Heinrich Klaasen and Jean-Paul...

22-Feb-2018 Centurion (South Africa)

Team kept composure while batting : Jean-Paul Duminy

After playing a crucial knock in the second Twenty20 International match which helped his team beat India by six wickets, South Africa skipper Jean-Paul Duminy (64 not out) said the team kept its composure while batting.Chasing a formidable target of 189 runs...

22-Feb-2018 Centurion

Proteas beat India in 2nd T20I

South Africa rode on some powerful batting by Heinrich Klaasen and Jean-Paul Duminy to defeat India by six wickets in the second Twenty20 International (T20I) at the SuperSport Park here on Wednesday.Chasing a formidable target of 189 runs, the hosts romped...

18-Feb-2018 Johannesburg (South Africa)

In the beginning we never got partnerships : Jean-Paul Duminy

South Africa skipper Jean-Paul Duminy on Sunday blamed the lack of partnerships for a 28-run loss to India in the first first Twenty-20 International (T20I) at the New Wanderers Stadium here.Apart from Reeza Hendricks (70 runs in 50 balls), all other batsmen...

18-Feb-2018 Johannesburg (South Africa)

This was one of our most balanced performances : Virat Kohli

After beating South Africa by 28 runs in the first Twenty-20 International match on Sunday, India skipper Virat Kohli termed the performance as one of their most balanced ones.A brilliant all-round show helped India beat South Africa at the New Wanderers Stadium.Put...

18-Feb-2018 Johannesburg (South Africa)

India beat S. Africa by 28 runs in 1st T20I

A brilliant all-round show helped India beat South Africa by 28 runs in the first Twenty-20 International (T20I) at the New Wanderers Stadium here on Sunday.Put in to bat, Shikhar Dhawan (72) hammered the South African bowlers all around the park and helped...

16-Feb-2018 Centurion (South Africa)

Virat Kohli stars as India outplay South Africa in sixth ODI

Disciplined bowling and unbeaten century by skipper Virat Kohli helped India outplay South Africa by eight wickets in the sixth and final One-day International (ODI) at the Supersport Park here on Friday.After a disciplined performance by the bowlers which helped...

15-Feb-2018 Johannesburg (South Africa)

Cyril Ramaphosa succeeds Zuma as South African President

Cyril Ramaphosa, the leader of South Africa's ruling African National Congress (ANC), was elected the nation's new President on Thursday in a parliamentary vote following the resignation of scandal-plagued Jacob Zuma.Ramaphosa was the only candidate nominated...

15-Feb-2018 Johannesburg (South Africa)

Ramaphosa takes over as South African President

Cyril Ramaphosa, the leader of South Africa's ruling African National Congress (ANC), was elected the nation's new President on Thursday in a parliamentary vote following the resignation of scandal-plagued Jacob Zuma.The new President was the only candidate...

14-Feb-2018 Port Elizabeth

Rohit Sharma reveals reason for quiet century celebration

India opener Rohit Sharma revealed the reason for his quiet celebration despite having slammed a century in the fifth One Day International match against South Africa here.Rohit, who was involved in two run outs, that of skipper Virat Kohli and middle-order...

14-Feb-2018 Port Elizabeth (South African)

Virat Kohli terms ODI series victory as 'collective effort'

India skipper Virat Kohli termed the fifth One Day International (ODI) win against South Africa as a "collective effort"India clinched their maiden ODI series win on South African soil, taking an unbeatable 4-1 lead after outclassing the hosts by 73 runs in...

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