Sports ministry orders enquiry into plastic tank ice bath

The Sports Ministry of India has ordered an enquiry into reports that national campers at a Sports Authority of India centre in Bengaluru were using a broken container for ice bath. The Ministry has sought a report from the Sports Authority of India on the issue. It was reported that members of the junior Indian … Continue reading Sports ministry orders enquiry into plastic tank ice bath

K. Srikanth enters Round 2 of BWF World Championships

Indian shuttler Kidambi Srikanth advanced to the second round of the World Championship in men’s singles with a straight game win over Russia’s Sergey Sirant in the competition which began in Glasgow, Scotland today. The eighth seeded Indian, defeated Sirant 21-13, 21-12 in less than 30 minutes. Srikanth will now take on France’s Lucas Corvee … Continue reading K. Srikanth enters Round 2 of BWF World Championships

Indian Greco-Roman wrestlers off to poor start at World Wrestling Championships

India’s Greco-Roman wrestlers got off to a poor start at the World Wrestling Championships in Paris today with all four in the fray losing their opening round bouts. Yogesh (71kg), Gurpreet Singh (75kg), Ravinder Khatri (85kg) and Hardeep (98kg) crashed out of the tournament following defeats. Yogesh went down to Takeshi Izumi of Japan 1-3 … Continue reading Indian Greco-Roman wrestlers off to poor start at World Wrestling Championships

12-year-old boy dies of dengue

A 12-year-old boy has succumbed to dengue, the first death due to the vector-borne disease reported in Delhi this season. South Delhi Mayor Kamaljeet Sehrawat said the boy hailed from Bihar and was residing in Safdarjung area in the city.

India imposes anti-dumping duty on tempered glass from China

India has imposed anti-dumping duty on Chinese tempered glass, used for protecting mobile phone screens. The duty, which will be effective for five years, aims at protecting the domestic industry from cheaper imports. Revenue Department in a notification said that it has imposed anti-dumping duty in the range of 52.85 to 136.21 dollars per tonne … Continue reading India imposes anti-dumping duty on tempered glass from China

President Kovind visits Ladakh, dedicates his visit to Armed Forces

AMN/ LEH The President of India Ram Nath Kovind today visited Leh in Ladakh in Jammu and Kashmir where he presented Colours to all five Ladakh Scouts Battalions and the Ladakh Scouts Regimental Centre. Speaking on the occasion, the President said that the visit to Leh, in the State of Jammu and Kashmir, was his … Continue reading President Kovind visits Ladakh, dedicates his visit to Armed Forces

SC unhappy over CBI’s non-completion of probe in coal cases

AMN / NEW DELHI The Supreme Court today expressed its unhappiness over the delay by CBI in completing the probe in the coal block allocation scam cases. It observed that with this speed the investigation will never complete. The top court asked the probe agency to file a report giving status of its investigation in … Continue reading SC unhappy over CBI’s non-completion of probe in coal cases

China will make positive move to resolve Doklam issue: Rajnath

OUR CORRESPONDENT /NEW DELHI Home Minister Rajnath Singh today expressed hope that the Doklam issue will be resolved soon. Addressing ITBP Pipping ceremony in New Delhi today, Mr Singh said, he hopes that China on its part will make a positive move and a resolution to the dispute. The Minister said, he wants to tell … Continue reading China will make positive move to resolve Doklam issue: Rajnath

सृजन घोटाले में गिरफ्तार नाजिर की मौत, पटना में RJD का प्रदर्शन

AMN / पटना बिहार के बहुचर्चित सृजन घोटाले में गिरफ्तार जिला कल्याण विभाग के नाजिर महेश मंडल की मौत हो गई है. वरीय पुलिस अधीक्षक मनोज कुमार ने आज यहां बताया कि घोटाले के आरोप में जिला कल्याण विभाग से निलंबित महेश मंडल को 13 अगस्त को गिरफ्तार किया गया था. इसके बाद अदालत ने 15 … Continue reading सृजन घोटाले में गिरफ्तार नाजिर की मौत, पटना में RJD का प्रदर्शन

Barcelona attack: Spainish police identifies driver of van

AMN Spanish police today said that they have identified the driver of the van that mowed down pedestrians on the busy Las Ramblas boulevard in Barcelona, killing 13. Police in Catalonia announced the identification on Twitter, without giving his name. But Catalonia’s regional interior minister Joaquim Forn told local radio that “everything suggests the van … Continue reading Barcelona attack: Spainish police identifies driver of van