Sri Lanka cricketer Thisara Perera announces retirement

COLOMBO: Sri Lanka all-rounder Thisara Perera has announced his retirement from international cricket with immediate effect. Perera, 32, submitted a letter to Sri Lanka Cricket on Monday morning, announcing his intention to retire from an international career spanning nearly 12

Emma Watson’s manager quashes retirement rumours

LOS ANGLES: Emma Watson’s fans may take a sigh of relief as her manager has quashed rumours of the actress retiring from acting anytime soon. The Harry Potter star, 30, started trending because of an article in a British tabloid

MS Dhoni announces retirement from international cricket

MUMBAI: Former Indian Captain Mahendra Singh (MS) Dhoni announced his retirement from international cricket today (Saturday), putting rest to endless speculations. MS Dhoni made the announcement through a video on Instagram, its caption reading: “Thanks. Thanks a lot for ur

England’s James Anderson quashes retirement rumours

MANCHESTER: England’s bowler James Anderson said he is not pondering test retirement but conceded the decision could out of his hands if he continues to not perform as per expectations. Anderson has managed just six wickets in his last three

Govt implements ‘Civil Services Rules 2020’ for retirement

ISLAMABAD: After approval from the prime minister, the government has implemented the ‘Civil Servants (Directory retirement from Service) Rules 2020’ in order to improve efficiency and performance of the civil service. This allows for mandatory evaluation of every officer/ official

Maria Sharapova announces tennis retirement

MOSCOW: Russian five-time Grand Slam champion Maria Sharapova has announced her retirement at the age of 32. Sharapova broke the news in an article for the magazine Vanity Fair.“I’m new to this, so please forgive me. Tennis — I’m saying