Sharon Stone: Robert De Niro the ‘best kisser’

Los Angeles, Sep 23 (IANS) Actress Sharon Stone says veteran actor Robert De Niro is the best kisser among all her on-screen leading men.

Absence of Malinga an opportunity for others to step up: Rohit

Abu Dhabi, Sep 23 (IANS) The absence of veteran pacer Lasith Malinga is an opportunity for others to step up, according to Mumbai Indians captain Rohit Sharma. The 37-year-old Malinga has been ruled out for the season and in his absence, MI relied upon James Pattinson and Jasprit Bumrah to deliver in the death overs in the IPL season opener against Chennai Super Kings.

IMF to restrict short-term borrowings for Pakistan

Islamabad, Sep 23 (IANS) The cash-strapped economy of Pakistan is going to take another restricting hit, this time by the International Monetary Fund (IMF) as it looks towards furthering the constraints on short-term borrowings for filling the budgetary gap which has arisen from the forecast that Pakistan's gross financing needs would be up to 1.5 per cent higher than its gross domestic product in comparison to the previous estimates.

Future of Indian cricket bright, says ex-UAE captain

Dubai, Sep 23 (IANS/GloFans) After his dream Indian Premier League (IPL) debut for Royal Challengers Bangalore, Devdut Padikkal has not only become the talking point among Indian fans, but many present and former non-Indian cricketers have acknowledged the 20-year-old player's brilliance with the bat.