An impressive silver-medal finish at the Champions Trophy has helped the Indian Men’s Hockey team jump one spot to fifth in the latest FIH rankings chart released today. India had lost to Australia via penalty shootout in the summit clash of the Champions Trophy after the two sides were locked […]
Sports Minister Rajyavardhan Rathore today said that every day is filled with challenges for people who are related to sports. He was speaking in New Delhi after flagging off a mountaineering expedition to Mt. Manirang. Mr. Rathore said, Prime Minister Narendra Modi’s message– Jo Khelega Wahi Khilega–is a big message for society. Mount […]
ICC Chief Executive David Richardson feels, the world of cricket needs larger than life characters like Virat Kohli and Ben Stokes but it equally needs a Mahendra Singh Dhoni or a Rahul Dravid to stay on the good side of the line. At the Melbourne Cricket Club’s 2018 Cowdrey Lecture, […]
Boko Haram jihadists have killed seven villagers in a dawn raid in Nigeria’s restive northeast. Local militia today said gunmen in trucks and on motorcycles late yesterday attacked Munduri, a village north of Borno state capital Maiduguri, firing guns and rocket-propelled grenades. According to resident Abdullahi Bunu, the attackers seized […]
Malaysian anti-graft agents questioned embattled former premier Najib Razak today ahead of his pre-trial hearing in court in connection with the multi-billion-dollar scandal at state fund 1Malaysia Development Berhad (1MDB). Najib, 65, and his family have faced intense scrutiny since May when a shock election result brought his former mentor-turned-foe, […]
DMK Chief and former Tamil Nadu Chief Minister M Karunanidhi passed away at 6.10 pm today in Chennai. The latest press release from the hospital stated that despite the best possible efforts by the medical team to resuscitate him, he failed to respond. The 94-year-old veteran leader was admitted to […]
DIET Kud found locked Principal suspended, show cause notice served to staff UDHAMPUR, AUGUST-07-: District administration Udhampur today suspended Principal of Kud DIET and served show cause notice to other staff after an inspection team found it locked during office hours. All the employees including Principal DIET, Davinder Handoo, HODs […]
Shri Amarnathji Yatra 2018 348 pilgrims pay obeisance at the Holy Cave SRINAGAR, AUGUST 7: On the 41st day of the ongoing Shri Amarnathji Yatra, 348 Yatris paid obeisance at the Holy Cave. Till date 2,74,466 Yatris had the darshan of the Shivling at the Holy Cave.
KISHTWAR AUGUST 07: Deputy Commissioner, Angrez Singh Rana today suspended a Medical Officer and ordered termination of NHM employees posted at PHC Chatroo for dereliction of duty. As per spokesperson of district administration, the action was initiated after ADDC filed his report on the enquiry ordered by the DC on […]
SRINAGAR, AUGUST 7: Governor N.N. Vohra has expressed grief over the sad demise of Sh. M. Karunanidhi, veteran politician and former Tamil Nadu Chief Minister. In a condolence message Governor has prayed for peace to the departed soul and strength to the bereaved family in their hour of grief.