Italian mafia boss Morabito flees Uruguayan prison

Montevideo - Italian mafia boss Rocco Morabito has fled prison in the Uruguayan capital Montevideo, where he was awaiting extradition to Italy, the interior ministry announced Monday. Morabito and three other inmates "escaped through a…

India busts multi-crore cricket racket

MUMBAI: The Indian police have arrested two people in Mumbai for accepting bets on the ongoing ICC Cricket World Cup. The two accused, Vishwas Takalkar (51) from Mumbai and Ajay Kantraj (24) from Bengaluru, were picked up from Hotel…

England still World Cup favourites: Langer

England remain favourites to win the Cricket World Cup despite the hosts’ surprising 20-run loss to Sri Lanka, Australia coach Justin Langer has said. Pre-tournament favourites England slumped to their second defeat of the tournament at…