India again asks China to declare Masood Azhar as terrorist

TIA NEWS India has once again told China about the urgent need to declare JeM chief Masood Azhar as a proscribed terrorist. Foreign Secretary Dr S. Jaishankar in a meeting with his counterpart Zhang Yesui said, the case of Azhar is being pursued by other countries also, not by India alone. On demand of solid … Continue reading India again asks China to declare Masood Azhar as terrorist

Fix accountability for poor telecom services, PM tells Secretaries

AMN /New Delhi Expressing anguish over poor quality of telecom services in the country, Prime Minister Narendra Modi today directed Secretaries and Chief Secretaries to fix accountability at all levels so that the standard and quality of these service be improved. The Prime Minister also asked the various departments to complete the pending project to … Continue reading Fix accountability for poor telecom services, PM tells Secretaries

Maneka for curb on cesarean deliveries

AMN/ New Delhi Expressing deep concern over increasing cases of cesarean deliveries, Minister of Women and Child Development Maneka Gandhi has taken up the matter with the Ministry of Health, suggesting mandatory disclosure of such cases by all hospitals. The Minister received a petition signed by one lakh women against the tendency of hospitals to … Continue reading Maneka for curb on cesarean deliveries

Two qualifiers and Masters to form Indian edition of Rendez-Vous à Roland-Garros

HSB / New Delhi The third Indian edition of Rendez-Vous à Roland-Garros this time will have two qualifiers at Pune and Kolkata and the Masters will be played here in April. The All India Tennis Association (AITA) today initialled agreement with the French Tennis Federation (FFT), to continue with this tournament for another year. It … Continue reading Two qualifiers and Masters to form Indian edition of Rendez-Vous à Roland-Garros

Promising Rayhan Thomas among 4 amateurs for Hero Indian Open

HARPAL SINGH BEDI / New Delhi Promising Dubai-based Indian Rayhan Thomas is among the amateurs who will be seen in action in US $ 1.75 million Hero Indian Open 2017 to be played Gary Player layout at the DLF Golf and Country Club.Gurgaon from March 9 to 12. Besides the 17-year-old golfer, who is the … Continue reading Promising Rayhan Thomas among 4 amateurs for Hero Indian Open

Top Indian runners for IDBI Federal Life Insurance Marathon

HARPAL SINGH BEDI / New Delhi Top Indian runners including Olympian Gopi T, Kheta Ram and G. Lakshmanan will be seen running in the second Rs 27 lakhs IDBI Federal Life Insurance New Delhi Marathon , which will be graced by legendary Ethiopian long-distance track and road runner, Haile Gebrselassie, here on 26 February. Cricket … Continue reading Top Indian runners for IDBI Federal Life Insurance Marathon

Fake Rs 2,000 notes issued by “Children Bank Of India” dispensed at SBI ATM

AMN/ NEW DELHI: In a shocking news which came to light today, a man reportedly got Rs 2,000 notes issued by the “Children Bank Of India” from a SBI ATM in south Delhi. The man who withdrew Rs. 8,000 cash from an ATM in south Delhi sangam Vihar was shocked to see, at a closer … Continue reading Fake Rs 2,000 notes issued by “Children Bank Of India” dispensed at SBI ATM

India beat South Africa in final of ICC Women’s World Cup Qualifier 2017

India beat South Africa by one wicket in the final of ICC Women World Cup Qualifier 2017 at Colombo this evening. India achieved the target of 245 runs on the last ball of the 50th over. For India, Deepti Sharma was the highest scorer with 71 runs while Mona Meshram made 59 runs. Harmanpreet Kaur … Continue reading India beat South Africa in final of ICC Women’s World Cup Qualifier 2017

India -Australia Test series to begin in Pune tomorrow

The India -Australia four-cricket Test series will begin in Pune tomorrow. On a fairytale 19-match unbeaten streak, India would obviously seek extension of their incredible dominance on home turf when they clash against an aggressive Australia. The series against the Steve Smith-led side is the fourth and last home series of the 2016-17 season for … Continue reading India -Australia Test series to begin in Pune tomorrow

ISSF World Cup tournament begins in Delhi

International Shooting Sport Federation World Cup tournament begins at the Dr Karni Singh Shooting Range in New Delhi today. It will end on the 4th of next month. The competitions will be held from from 24th of this month to 3rd of next month. Men and women from across the world are arriving in the … Continue reading ISSF World Cup tournament begins in Delhi