SC sets aside HC order asking govt to reconstruct shrine damaged during 2002 Gujarat riots

Our Correspondent / New Delhi Setting aside the Gujarat High Court order asking the state government to pay for the reconstruction and repair work of religious structures damaged during the 2002 post-Godhra riots, Supreme Court today directed Gujarat that religious places that were damaged during  violence would get only ex gratia assistance under the state government’s … Continue reading SC sets aside HC order asking govt to reconstruct shrine damaged during 2002 Gujarat riots

President Presents National Sports and Adventure Awards

AMN   The President of India, Ram Nath Kovind presented the National Sports & Adventure Awards at a function held at Rashtrapati Bhavan today (August 29, 2017). 14 young sports achievers also attended the ceremony. Four of them are gold medalists from the Asian School Championships for Athletics 2015, 1 gold medalist from the Asian … Continue reading President Presents National Sports and Adventure Awards

Bangladesh have gained the upper hand in the opening Cricket Test against Australia.

On the second day of the match at Dhadka toay, 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 wickets while off-spinner Mehedi Hasan took three wickets. After obtaining a first innings … Continue reading Bangladesh have gained the upper hand in the opening Cricket Test against Australia.

Sri Lankan head for cricket team selection resigns

Sri Lankan head for cricket team selection Sanath Jayasurya has resigned from his post along with other members following defeat against India in both test and ODI series. Jayasurya said that he has submitted his resignation to country’s sports minister today and has mentioned the reasons for it. His resignation came as the cricket management … Continue reading Sri Lankan head for cricket team selection resigns

Gaurav Bidhuri reaches semi-finals at World Boxing Championship

Wild card Gaurav Bidhuri today became only the fourth Indian boxer ever to secure himself a medal at the World Championships after defeating Tunisia’s Bilel Mhamdi to enter the semifinals of the mega-event in Hamburg, Germany. Gaurav prevailed in a split decision in the bantamweight (56kg) quarterfinal contest to make the last-four stage, becoming only … Continue reading Gaurav Bidhuri reaches semi-finals at World Boxing Championship

Sharapova returns to Grand Slam Tennis after defeating Halep in US Open

Maria Sharapova made a winning return to Grand Slam Tennis today when she defeated world number two Simona Halep in the US Open opening round. Playing her first major after the drug ban, Sharapova saw off Halep, 6-4, 4-6, 6-3. Venus Williams, Garbine Muguruza, Marin Cilic and Jo-Wilfried Tsonga are also among the top players … Continue reading Sharapova returns to Grand Slam Tennis after defeating Halep in US Open

Heavy rain creates widespread havoc in Mumbai

AMN / MUMBAI Heavy rain for last two days have led to widespread water-logging in Mumbai and its suburban making life difficult for the people.  Some of the areas which have witnessed severe water logging include Bandra, Dadar, Matunga, Sion.Trees have also been uprooted in Mumbai Central due to strong winds. Due to water logging … Continue reading Heavy rain creates widespread havoc in Mumbai

राम रहीम की सजा: फैसले के बाद हरियाणा में हाई अलर्ट, पंजाब में शांति

  बलात्कार के दो अलग मामलों में गुरमीत राम-रहीम सिंह को मिली 20 साल की सजा, हरियाणा में प्रशासन हाई अलर्ट पर। फैसले के बाद पंजाब में शांति का माहौल।डेरा सच्चा सौदा के प्रमुख गुरमीत राम रहीम को सीबीआई की विशेष अदालत ने बीस साल की सजा सुनाई है। बलात्कार के दोषी गुरमीत राम रहीम … Continue reading राम रहीम की सजा: फैसले के बाद हरियाणा में हाई अलर्ट, पंजाब में शांति

North Korea accuses US of driving peninsula to explosion

WEB DESK North Korea today accused the United States of driving the Korean peninsula towards an extreme level of explosion and declared that it is justified in responding with tough counter-measures. Han Tae Song, North Korea’s Ambassador to the U.N. in Geneva, did not explicitly refer to his country’s latest test firing of a ballistic … Continue reading North Korea accuses US of driving peninsula to explosion

डोकलाम विवाद पर भारत को मिली बड़ी कूटनीतिक सफलता

    तीन महीने तक दोकलाम मुद्दे पर चला विवाद सुलझा। ब्रिक्स शिखर सम्मलेन से पहले एक बड़े घटनाक्रम में भारत और चीन दोकलाम से क्षेत्र से अपनी अपनी सेना हटाने पर हुए सहमत। डोकलाम गतिरोध में भारत को एक बड़ी कूटनीतिक जीत हासिल हुई है। भारत और चीन दोनों, विवादित क्षेत्र से अपनी-अपनी सेनाएं … Continue reading डोकलाम विवाद पर भारत को मिली बड़ी कूटनीतिक सफलता