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5 males die working in 14-ft-deep manhole in Ghaziabad

GHAZIABAD: In yet another shame for Delhi-NCR, four labourers and their supervisor died of suspected asphyxiation after they went inside a 14-foot-deep manhole at Nandgram’s Krishna Kunj colony here without any safety gear on Thursday afternoon. The workers were trying to connect the one-and-a-half-foot-wide manhole to an under-construction sewer line in the area. The work…

Vikram Rathour replaces Bangar as Group India’s batting coach; Arun, Sridhar retained – Times of India

MUMBAI: Former opener Vikram Rathour will replace Sanjay Bangar as India’s new batting coach while Bharath Arun and R Sridhar were expectedly retained as bowling and fielding coaches respectively. The senior national selection committee headed by MSK Prasad on Thursday recommended three names each for all the support staff positions and the top names in…