Friday, February 24, 2017

Kung Fu nuns raise human trafficking awareness across Himalayas

The campaign was about raising awareness about human trafficking in the remote region. Five hundred nuns from the Buddhist sect known as the Drukpa...

Paralympians deserve highest recognition & awards: Milkha Singh

Legendary athlete Milkha Singh feels that the paralympics deserve the highest recognition and awards that the country can bestow upon them as they are...

At 43, after 18 Grand Slams, Leander Paes wants to learn...

For athletes who go on to transform themselves into legends, learning is a never-ending process. And Leander Paes, who is India's most decorated player with...

Singing did not come naturally to me: Dwayne Bravo

After creating records in the field of cricket, West Indies all-rounder Dwayne Bravo is now all set to cast his spell on Bollywood as...

Belgium get 2008 relay gold after Russia stripped

The Belgian relay quartet of Kim Gevaert, Elodie Ouedraogo, Hanna Marien and Olivia Borlee belatedly received gold medals from the 2008 Olympics after a...

FIFA chief Infantino to visit Goa on September 27

FIFA president Gianni Infantino will be in Goa to attend the Asian Football Confederation (AFC) Extraordinary Congress on September 27 to elect three additional...

Ricky Ponting appointed brand ambassador for his home state

Former Australian cricket captain Ricky Ponting has been appointed brand ambassador of his home state Tasmania and will join a government-led trade mission to...

Sania, Bopanna proceed; Leander Paes’ journey ends in US Open

India's Sania Mirza and Rohan Bopanna progressed with their respective partners but Leander Paes' campaign ended after the veteran suffered a second-round defeat with...

Leander Paes, Sania, Bopanna storm into second round of US Open

Indian tennis stars Leander Paes, Sania Mirza and Rohan Bopanna made a rampaging start to their campaign at the US Open by advancing to...

Advocacy organisations demand lift of ban on religious headgear of basketball...

Washington: Over 50 interfaith and advocacy organisations have called on the International Basketball Federation to lift its ban on religious headgear that bars Muslim, Sikh...

Recent Updates

Not serving poor quality food to jawans: BSF to HC

The BSF today told the Delhi High Court that the allegation of one of its jawans on social media that poor quality food was...

Pak, India should avoid conspiracies against each other:Sharif

Pakistan and India should have friendly and good neighbourly relations and avoid hatching conspiracies against each other, Prime Minister Nawaz Sharif has said. Sharif told...

Mohalla clinic project are a scam: Harsh Vardhan

Union minister Harsh Vardhan attacked the Delhi government over its mohalla clinic project, calling it a "scam" after the Vigilance Department sought details on...

China rejects Trump’s ‘champion of currency manipulation’ jibe

China today described itself as the "grand champion" of economic development and rejected US President Donald Trump's allegation of currency manipulation to gain unfair...

Trump is a man of his word: Mike Pence

The US will hunt down and destroy the Islamic State terror group at its source so that it can no longer threaten the country...

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China rejects Trump’s ‘champion of currency manipulation’ jibe

China today described itself as the "grand champion" of economic development and rejected US President Donald Trump's allegation of currency manipulation to gain unfair...

Trump is a man of his word: Mike Pence

The US will hunt down and destroy the Islamic State terror group at its source so that it can no longer threaten the country...

Trump reinstated the use of private prisons for federal inmate

President Donald Trump's administration has reinstated the use of private prisons for federal inmates, saying commercial prison operators are needed for the correctional system's...

Indian shot dead in US, shooter yells ‘get out of my country’

An Indian engineer was killed and two others were injured after an American man yelling "get out of my country" opened fire on them...

US should stop being manipulated by Pak: ex-Pentagon official

The US should stop being manipulated by Pakistan and cease all military and financial aid to the country, a former top Pentagon official has...