Moscow: England football coach Gareth Southgate believes his players have given supporters reason to dream again as they prepare to face Colombia on Tuesday for a place in the World Cup quarterfinals with hopes of progressing even further in the tournament. Southgate took over the England job after Sam Allardyce’s short tenure in charge in …

Manchester: After whitewashing Ireland in two-Twenty20 International (T20I) series, India is finally ready for a tough challenge against a formidable England side. The two top-class teams will meet for the first T20Is at Old Trafford here on Tuesday at 10 pm. While India has been a consistent limited overs side over the past 6-7 years, England …

Patna: The son of a BJP MLA was arrested in Bihar’s Siwan district on Monday for consuming liquor in violation of prohibition law, police said. Vikas Kumar, son of Siwan MLA Vyas Deo Prasad, was taken into custody along with three friends. “A police team checking vehicles near the Uttar Pradesh border arrested the four for …

Mumbai: Banking professional Arijit Basu has taken over as a new Managing Director of State Bank of India (SBI), an official said on Monday. A deputy MD of the SBI and a former MD and CEO of SBI Life Insurance Co, Basu will be in the post till October 2020 or further orders. With his …

Kochi: The Central Bureau of Investigation (CBI) has arrested an Army Engineer and five others in a Rs 1.21 crore bribery case, the agency said on Monday. Separate CBI teams on Monday conducted searches at 20 premises connected to the accused, including in Delhi, Kochi, Ajmer, Kolkata, Hisar and Rohtak. Chief Engineer (Naval Works) Rakesh Kumar …