101 years of Jallianwala Bagh massacre: Five other genocides, mass killings in history to know about
On this day in 1919, British troops under Brigadier Gen Dyer opened fire at unarmed civilians at Punjab's Jallianwala Bagh, killing around 400 people. As India commemorates the lives lost to the colonial cruelty, here are five other instances of mass killings that shocked the whole world.
Indian cricket will finally embrace the pink revolution after initial reluctance when Virat Kohli's seemingly infallible galacticos lock horns with a deflated Bangladesh on Friday.
India crushed Bangladesh by an innings and 130 runs inside three days of the opening Test on Saturday.
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Along with Rangana Herath, Umar Gul and Yuzvendra Chahal, the list also includes a player each from Argentina and Luxembourg!
From the blistering starts produced by Jason Roy to the lethal Mitchell Starc, here is a look at the men who made the cut in our team of the tournament.
It was a complete performance by Pakistan with both bat and ball but unfortunately, it was too little, too late for their semi-final hopes.
After winning the toss, almost everything went India's way as they knocked out Bangladesh and bounced back from their defeat to England.
Bangladesh recorded their highest ever chase and equalled World Cup's second highest ever chase after chasing down the target with 8.3 overs to spare against West Indies.
After losing to Pakistan in their previous game, England bounced back in stunning fashion courtesy of Jason Roy's 153 and a clinical bowling display.
After posting their highest ODI score, Bangladesh did enough with the ball to walk away with a 21-run win over South Africa.
Uncapped pace bowler Abu Jayed got the nod as Bangladesh named an otherwise experienced 15-man squad for the global tournament.
Here are a few pictures from different parts of the globe that made news this week.
A severely hamstrung Kedar Jadhav ran the most defining single of his short international career to lead the Men In Blue to a memorable triumph against the gritty neighbours.
Defending champions India are the favourites to lift the Asia Cup trophy for the record seventh time when they face a confident Bangladesh in the final at the Dubai International Cricket Stadium here on Friday.
India captain Rohit Sharma played another classy knock after comeback man Ravindra Jadeja picked up a four-wicket haul to set up a seven wicket win over the neighbours.
The World Cup may be over but passion for the game burns bright in the world's largest refugee camp, where Brazil and Argentina flags still flutter alongside the red and green of Bangladesh, which hosts nearly a million Rohingya Muslims forced out of Myanmar. For many young refugees in Bangladesh's southeast this World Cup was their first, and the excitement of last Sunday's final shows no sign of abating any time soon.
In 1989, the United Nations established July 11 as World Population Day. The theme for this year is 'Family Planning is a Human Right.'
Hundreds of people staged tearful tributes Tuesday at Rana Plaza, scene of one of the world's worst industrial disasters in 2013 when the complex of clothing factories collapsed and killed at least 1,130 people.
Dinesh Karthik did a Javed Miandad with a last-ball six as India pulled off an incredible chase beating Bangladesh by four wickets in the Nidhas T20 Tri-series final on Sunday.
Indian skipper Rohit Sharma performed when it mattered the most as India outclassed Bangladesh by 17 runs to cruise to the final of the Nidahas T20 tri-series on Wednesday.