India’s Manushi Chhillar Wins Miss World 2017

SANYA / CHINA / AMN Adding another Feather in India’s growing popularity Country’s Manushi Chhillar won the Miss World beauty pageant for the year 2017. The win comes 17 years after Priyanka Chopra brought home the coveted title in the year 2000. Stephanie Hill, who is Miss England was the first runner up and Miss … Continue reading India’s Manushi Chhillar Wins Miss World 2017

Reddy consolidates his position at top in National Racing Championship

H S BEDI / Greater Noida Defending champion Anindith Reddy swept both his races on the opening day of the 20th JK Tyre-FMSCI National Racing Championship at Budh International Circuit (BIC) on Saturday to take a massive jump towards his second consecutive Euro JK 17 title. The LGB Formula 4 championship, however, took an exciting … Continue reading Reddy consolidates his position at top in National Racing Championship

Football: Bhutia offers to train Kashmiri Youth Majid Khan

HARPAL SINGH BEDI / NEW DELHI In a welcome move former FOOTBALL captain Bhaichung Bhutia on Saturday offered to train Kashmiri youth Majid Khan at his Football Schools in New Delhi. “I was very sad to read reports of Majid joining a terrorist organisation. Football has provided solace to many over the years and I … Continue reading Football: Bhutia offers to train Kashmiri Youth Majid Khan

EU hands British PM Theresa May new Brexit ultimatum

WEB DESK European Union President, Donald Tusk warned Britain that it had until early December to make much more progress on divorce terms in order to unlock Brexit trade talks by the end of the year. In a press conference in Sweden yesterday, after his meeting with British Prime Minister, Teresa May, on the sidelines … Continue reading EU hands British PM Theresa May new Brexit ultimatum

Kolkata: India all out for 172 in first innings

India were all out for 172 in their first innings at lunch on the third day of the opening Test between India and Sri Lanka at the Eden Gardens in Kolkata today. The hosts had resumed their first innings at the overnight score of 74 for 5. Cheteshwar Pujara stood tall amidst the top order … Continue reading Kolkata: India all out for 172 in first innings

Sushil Kumar, Geeta Phogat win gold in National Wrestling championship

Two-time Olympic-medallist Sushil Kumar, India’s lone woman Olympic medal winner Sakshi Malik and Geeta Phogat won gold medal in their respective categories in the National Wrestling championship in Indore yesterday. Sushil Kumar took less than three minutes to bag a gold medal as three of his rivals gave him a walkover in men’s 74kg freestyle … Continue reading Sushil Kumar, Geeta Phogat win gold in National Wrestling championship

Pune Challenger: Yuki Bhambri to clash with Ramkumar Ramanathan for title

Third-seeded Yuki Bhambri will clash with Ramkumar Ramanathan in the men’s singles final at the ATP Challenger in Pune today. Yuki beat second seed Spaniard Adrian Menendez-Maceiras 6-2, 6-4 in the first semifinals yesterday. 25-year-old former champion Yuki continued his fine form against his the 127-ranked Spaniard. Later, fourth-seeded Ramkumar Ramanathan won an all- Indian … Continue reading Pune Challenger: Yuki Bhambri to clash with Ramkumar Ramanathan for title

Bird hit GoAir aircraft at IGI airport, All 174 passengers safe

AMN /New Delhi A Patna-bound GoAir flight G8 140, with 174 passengers on-board from Delhi had a bird hit on Saturday as the aircraft was climbing after take-off at Indira Gandhi International (IGI) airport. The incident took place at 1030 hrs. All passengers were immediately accommodated to another aircraft to Patna. According to GoAir, as … Continue reading Bird hit GoAir aircraft at IGI airport, All 174 passengers safe

India, China hold constructive discussion on border issues

AMN  India and China has reviewed the situation in all sectors of India-China border and agreed that maintenance of peace and tranquillity in the border areas is an important prerequisite for the sustained growth of bilateral relations. In this regard, the two sides also exchanged views on further confidence-building measures and strengthening of military-to-military contacts. … Continue reading India, China hold constructive discussion on border issues

CBI books Delhi NGO for Rs 90 crore fund misuse

AMN CBI has registered a case against six accused and Delhi based private companies over the allegations of misutilization of foreign contribution which were received for the purpose of carrying out educational and social activities in the country. The case was registered on a complaint from Home Ministry against these private companies, NGO, private consulting … Continue reading CBI books Delhi NGO for Rs 90 crore fund misuse