Rahul Gandhi to visit Hudhud-hit Koraput today

Congress vice-president Rahul Gandhi is scheduled to visit Maoist-affected Koraput district of Odisha today to take stock of areas affected by cyclone Hudhud. Security has been tightened ahead of his visit. “As the area is affected by Maoists, elaborate security arrangements will be made. Adequate number of security personnel will be deployed. Things will be clear once we receive the tour report,” the Inspector General of Police (south-western range) YK

Akshar Patel included for last two ODIs, T20 against West Indies

The Board of Control for Cricket in India (BCCI) on Tuesday announced a 15-man squad for the remaining two ODIs against West Indies. The major change in the ODI squad came in the spin department, where selectors decided to pick left-arm spinner Akshar Patel and extended the rest given to regular offie R Ashwin. The Indian board announced the team through their official Twitter account. Rest of the ODI team

India vs Windies: Third ODI at Visakhapatnam called off due to Hudhud

India vs Windies: Third One Day International off the five-match series between India and West Indies has been cancelled due to the cyclone Hudhud. With swirling winds expected to reach a speed 195 kmph, the cyclone, in all probability, will make a landfall near Visakhapatnam on Sunday. The ODI was scheduled to take place at Dr. Rajasekhara Reddy ACA-VDCA Cricket Stadium, Visakhapatnam on October 14. After the first two matches