India win SAFF Under 15 Championship

India has won the South Asian Football Federation, SAFF, Under 15 Championship. India defeated host Nepal by 2-1 in the final at Kathmandu yesterday. In the first half Nepal was leading by one goal. Birjesh Kumar Chaudhary made no mistake by converting penalty into a goal in 41st minute. In the second half Indian team … Continue reading India win SAFF Under 15 Championship

Amit Phangal, Gaurav Bidhuri enter World Boxing Championships quarterfinals in Hamburg

Amit Phangal in 49 kg category and Gaurav Bidhuri in 56 kg upstaged fancied rivals to enter the quarterfinals but former bronze-medallist and third seed Vikas Krishan in 75 kg category was ousted after a second-round loss in the 19th World Boxing Championships in Hamburg, Germany. While Amit stunned seventh seed Carlos Quipo of Ecuador, … Continue reading Amit Phangal, Gaurav Bidhuri enter World Boxing Championships quarterfinals in Hamburg

Bangladesh gain upper hand in opening Cricket Test against Australia

Bangladesh have gained the upper hand in the opening Cricket Test against Australia. On the second day of the match at Dhaka today, the hosts dismissed the visitors for 217 in their first innings after they had resumed the day at their overnight score of 18 for 3. For Bangladesh, Shakib Al Hasan claimed five … Continue reading Bangladesh gain upper hand in opening Cricket Test against Australia

US Open begins at Flushing Meadows in New York

The Year’s fourth and final Grand Slam Tennis tournament, the US Open, has begun at Flushing Meadows in New York. Rafael Nadal is top seed in Men’s singles section and Karolina Pliskova is the top seed in Women’s Singles event. Half of the world’s top ten players are not playing in the tournament due to … Continue reading US Open begins at Flushing Meadows in New York

20 years in jail for Dera chief Ram Rahim Singh, not 10 years

It is 20 years in jail for Dera chief Gurmeet Ram Rahim Singh, not 10 years. Rs 30 lakh fine in 2 rape cases, Rs 14 lakh each will go to two victims. Rohtak Rape convict Sirsa Dera chief Gurmeet Ram Rahim Singh was sentenced to 20 years in jail — 10 years each for … Continue reading 20 years in jail for Dera chief Ram Rahim Singh, not 10 years

CBI Press release on sentence to Gurmeet Ram Rahim Singh

TWENTY YEARS RIGOROUS IMPRISONMENT AND FINE OF RS.30,20,000/- TO GURMEET RAM RAHIM SINGH IN SEXUAL EXPLOITATION CASE The Special Judge, CBI Cases has today sentenced Gurmeet Ram Rahim Singh, Head of Dera Sacha Sauda, Sirsa (Haryana) to undergofollowing sentences in a case related to sexual exploitation of two Sadhvis at Dera Sacha Sauda:- Victim- A For offence u/s 376 ofIPC Rigorous Imprisonment for 10 … Continue reading CBI Press release on sentence to Gurmeet Ram Rahim Singh

AAP wins Bawana by-poll in Delhi

AMN Aam Aadmi Party, AAP has won the Bawana Assembly By-polls in Delhi. AAP candidate Ram Chandra defeated the BJP candidate Ved Prakash by over 24 thousand votes. Mr Ram Chandra got 59 thousand 886 votes, while the BJP candidate got 35 thousand 834 votes. Congress finished third in the bye- elections and its candidate … Continue reading AAP wins Bawana by-poll in Delhi

Rescue efforts on to save 200 Indian students trapped in flood-hit Houston: Sushma Swaraj

AMN /New Delhi External Affair Minister Sushma Swaraj today said efforts are being made to rescue 200 Indian students, who have been trapped in Houston — one of the biggest cities in the US — which is witnessing devastating floods after Hurricane Harvey, one of the worst cyclones in decades. The 200 students are trapped … Continue reading Rescue efforts on to save 200 Indian students trapped in flood-hit Houston: Sushma Swaraj

10 Taliban and Jamat-ul-Ahrar militants arrested in Pakistan

In Pakistan, ten Taliban and Jamat-ul-Ahrar terrorists have been arrested by authorities along with a huge cache arms during a raid in Punjab province. A joint operation of Pakistan Rangers, local police, Elite Force and personnel of intelligence agencies was launched yesterday in Seowal. A police spokesman said, the suspects have been shifted to an … Continue reading 10 Taliban and Jamat-ul-Ahrar militants arrested in Pakistan

Dera chief sentencing: Amarinder appeals for peace

  AMN / Chandigarh Punjab Chief Minister Capt Amarinder Singh today appealed to the people to accept the court verdict sentencing Dera Sacha Sauda chief Gurmeet Ram Rahim Singh to ten years of rigorous imprisonment and assured that his government would continue to maintain a constant vigil to ensure that peace is maintained in the … Continue reading Dera chief sentencing: Amarinder appeals for peace