Malavath Poorna made history by becoming the youngest girl to have scaled Mt. Everest in 2014, but has found that getting the promised rewards for her feat from Telangana State officials is even more of a challenge.
Tennis player Sania Mirza has been issued notice by the Service Tax department over alleged non-payment or tax evasion. Service Tax office in Hyderabad has issued summons to the tennis star on February 6 and she will have to appear before it in person or by an authorized agent on February 16.
By the time the North Zone selectors sat down to pick the squad for the Syed Mushtaq Ali T20 at the Ferozeshah Kotla here on Tuesday afternoon, there was already a huge buzz over the name of 21-year old Delhi cricketer Mohit Ahlawat who just finished batting in a local T20 match and returned to the dressing room with a scarcely believable score of 300 not out off 72 balls, including 39 sixes and 14 fours.
India have been warned against complacency as they look to extend their record-breaking unbeaten run to 19 matches when they host Bangladesh in a Test for the first time this week.