Muguruza wins Wimbledon Women’s singles title

  Garbine Muguruza has won the Wimbledon Women’s singles title beating Venus Williams 7-5,6-0. In the All England Club in London, the 23-year-old Spanish won the title in her second attempt. Muguruza had lost to Venus’ sister Serena in the Wimbledon final in 2015. This was the Spaniard’s first final in the 13 months since … Continue reading Muguruza wins Wimbledon Women’s singles title

ICC Women’s World Cup: India storm into Semi Final defeating New Zealand

In Women’s World Cup, India storm into Semi Final defeating New Zealand by 186 runs against in a do or die match. Skipper Mithali Raj slammed a century before left-arm spinner Rajeshwari Gayakwad returned with a five-wicket haul. Put into bat, India recovered from an early wobble to score a challenging 265/7 in their final … Continue reading ICC Women’s World Cup: India storm into Semi Final defeating New Zealand

Sundar Singh wins gold at World Para Athletics Championships

Javelin thrower Sundar Singh Gurjar gave India its first medal at the 2017 IPC Para Athletics Championships in London today. Sundar, who had been disqualified from his event in Rio 2016 due to technical reasons, lifted Gold with a personal best throw of 60.36 metre. Speaking after his event, Sundar said, the medal is a … Continue reading Sundar Singh wins gold at World Para Athletics Championships

Fire at Lucknow Trauma Centre; All are safe

AMN / LUCKNOW   A massive fire broke out at the trauma centre of the King George’s Medical College here. No casualties have been reported yet, more than 150 critically ill and injured patients have been shifted to alternative places. According to police the fire broke out on the second floor housing the disaster management … Continue reading Fire at Lucknow Trauma Centre; All are safe

Sundar Singh wins gold at World Para Athletics Championships

India’s Sundar Singh Gurjar has won gold on opening night of 2017 World Para Athletics Championships in London. He triumphed in the men’s javelin throw with a personal best of 60.36 metre last night. Sri Lanka’s Dinesh Priyantha Herath came second with 57.93 metre, while defending champion Guo Chunliang of China was third with a … Continue reading Sundar Singh wins gold at World Para Athletics Championships

Wimbledon: Venus Williams to clash with Garbine Muguruza for Women’s Singles title

AMN In Wimbledon, American Venus Williams will take on Spaniard Garbine Muguruza for the Women’s Singles trophy. With a win, Venus could become the oldest woman to win a Grand Slam singles title in the Open Era. Venus has to her name 7 major titles, 5 of which are Wimbledon trophies. Muguruza, on the other … Continue reading Wimbledon: Venus Williams to clash with Garbine Muguruza for Women’s Singles title

Kharif Crop sowing crosses 563 lakh hectare area

Kharif crops have been sown in over 563 lakh hectare till date as against 521 lakh hectare last year. It is nearly 42 lakh hectare more than last year figure. Crop sowing data released by the Agriculture Ministry, reveals that the rice has been sown in over 125 lakh hectare which is about five lakh … Continue reading Kharif Crop sowing crosses 563 lakh hectare area

‘All parties back India’s approach to stand off with China’

AMN All political parties have expressed strong support for India’s approach in the current stand off with China and also underlined the need for national unity. External Affairs Ministry spokesperson Gopal Baglay said this after senior members of the Narendra Modi Cabinet briefed the political parties on the developments related to China and Kashmir at … Continue reading ‘All parties back India’s approach to stand off with China’

Assam flood: Govt stepped up medical relief measures

AMN In flood-hit Assam, as the situation is gradually improving, the Assam government has stepped up medical relief measures. Official in Guwahati said that, people have been asked to call helpline numbers 1077 and 104 for any medical assistance. At least one Health worker and a nurse have been deployed at each flood relief camp. … Continue reading Assam flood: Govt stepped up medical relief measures

8 Hemkund Sahib pilgrims feared dead

AMN / At least eight Hemkund Sahib pilgrims from Amritsar, reported missing since last week, are feared dead. According to Chamoli disrict police, while conducting the rescue operation near the Alaknanda river, they found broken light of a car and two turbans, apparently belonging to the pilgrims. The families of the pilgrims have identified the … Continue reading 8 Hemkund Sahib pilgrims feared dead