PUNE, India Left-arm spinner Steve O'Keefe took 12 wickets in the match to help Australia beat India by 333 runs on Saturday as the tourists took a 1-0 lead in the four-test series between the world's top-ranked sides.
KANSAS CITY/NEW DELHI A white U.S. Navy veteran has been charged with killing an engineer from India and wounding two other men when he opened fire in a Kansas bar in what federal authorities were investigating on Friday as a possible hate crime that shocked the victim's home country. | Video
NEW DELHI A unit of engineering conglomerate Larsen & Toubro has won an onshore engineering, procurement and construction (EPC) contract from Indian Oil Corp Ltd, the country's largest refiner, worth 11 billion rupees ($165 million), it said in a statement on Saturday.
A fifth straight week of gains resulted in the Nifty crossing the crucial 8,900 mark, with Reliance Industries providing direction for markets. The company’s stock hit a 52-week high after Chairman Mukesh Ambani said its telecom unit Jio will end free data plans for customers starting April 1. The stock had been underperforming for some time due to concerns related to its telecom venture and the huge capex it is undertaking.
PUNE, India India's abject first-innings batting against Australia cost them the opening test in the four-match series, home captain Virat Kohli said after his side's 333-run defeat on Saturday.
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