Ex-Test cricketer Shodhan dead:
Former Test cricketer Deepak Shodhan, the first Indian to score a ton in his debut innings, died on Monday at his home in his birth place, Ahmedabad, aged 87. He died of cardiac arrest after a brief battle with cancer.
Petrol, diesel prices hiked:
Petrol price was on Monday hiked by 83 paisa a litre and diesel by Rs 1.26 per litre.Petrol will now cost, Rs 64.96 in Ahmedabad and Rs 63.94 in Vadodara. Diesel will cost Rs 57.42 and Rs 57.03 respectively.
Pak refuses to accept boy’s body:
A13-year-old boy whose body was found on May 14 at Biar Bet IndiaPakistan border, in Kutch, seems to be nobody’s child.Pakistan has claimed that since the boy is not circumcised he could not be Pakistani.
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