Kulbhushan Jadhav’s wife & mother to visit Pakistan

Kulbhushan Jadhav’s wife and mother will visit Pakistan tomorrow to meet the Indian prisoner who was kidnapped by Islamabad from Iran in April. Pakistan’s foreign office said, they will arrive by a commercial flight and leave the same day. In a tweet, Foreign Office spokesman Mohammad Faisal said, the Indian deputy high commissioner will be … Continue reading Kulbhushan Jadhav’s wife & mother to visit Pakistan

Jai Ram Thakur elected new Himachal CM

AMN / Shimla After a week-long deliberation and huddles within the Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) in selecting the new Chief Minister for Himachal Pradesh, party legislatures on Sunday unanimously elected five-time MLA Jai Ram Thakur as the Chief Minister. Mr Thakur would replace six-time Chief Minister Virbhadra Singh as Congress lost the assembly elections after … Continue reading Jai Ram Thakur elected new Himachal CM

Tamil Nadu: TTV Dhinakaran wins R K Nagar Assembly seat

AMN The Dr Radhakrishnan Nagar Assembly Constituency has been captured by the sidelined leader of the AIADMK TTV Dhinakaran. He defeated his nearest rival Mr E Madhusudhanan of the ruling AIADMK by a huge margin of 40-thousand 707 votes, though he fought as an independent in the byelection. The bypoll has been necessitated by the … Continue reading Tamil Nadu: TTV Dhinakaran wins R K Nagar Assembly seat

Muslim Board meet to discuss Triple Talaq Bill

AMN / Lucknow The All India Muslim personal Law Board AIMPLB, has urged to the Central Government not to table proposed Muslim Women Protection of Rights of Marriage Bill 2017 in the Parliament in present form. “If the government considers necessary for enacting such law, the government must have consultations with the AIMPLB and true … Continue reading Muslim Board meet to discuss Triple Talaq Bill

Boxier Vijender Singh retains WBO Oriental and Asia Pacific Super Middleweight titles

Vijender Singh went into the offensive to defend his WBO Oriental and Asia Pacific Super middleweight titles with an unanimous verdict over African champion Ernest Amuzu in Jaipur last night, continuing his unbeaten run in the pro circuit. With this victory, Vijender has now won 10 pro bouts on the trot and retains twin titles. … Continue reading Boxier Vijender Singh retains WBO Oriental and Asia Pacific Super Middleweight titles

Sindhu, Nehwal to clash in opening match of Premier league in Guwahati

  Olympic medalists P V Sindhu and Saina Nehwal lock horns in the opening match between defending champions Chennai Smashers and Awadhe Warriors at the third edition of the Premier Badminton League in Guwahati today. Sindhu, currently ranked No 3 in the World, holds a 2-1 edge in her recent meetings against Saina, with her … Continue reading Sindhu, Nehwal to clash in opening match of Premier league in Guwahati

Final T20 between India & Sri Lanka to be played in Mumbai today

In Cricket, the third and final Twenty-20 of the India – Sri Lanka series will be played in Mumbai this evening. The match will begin at 7 PM. India has already pocketed the series with wins in the first two games and will be looking to complete a whitewash today. Prior to this, Team India … Continue reading Final T20 between India & Sri Lanka to be played in Mumbai today

IOC bans 11 Russians for life over alleged Sochi Games doping violations

Sochi luge silver medallists Albert Demchenko and Tatyana Ivanova are among a group of 11 Russians disqualified for doping and handed lifetime bans by the International Olympic Committee yesterday. The announcement comes following hearings by an IOC commission into allegations of state-sponsored doping by hosts Russia at the 2014 Winter Games. Demchenko and Ivanova were … Continue reading IOC bans 11 Russians for life over alleged Sochi Games doping violations

Pankaj Advani enters semifinals of 7th National 6-Red snooker tournament

Defending champion Pankaj Advani of PSPB entered the semifinals of the 7th National 6-Red snooker tournament in Chennai yesterday. He held off the challenge of Delhi’s Sandeep Gulati by five frames to three. He will meet teammate Sourav Kothari in the last four. The other semifinal will pit Akshay Kumar of Uttar Pradesh against former … Continue reading Pankaj Advani enters semifinals of 7th National 6-Red snooker tournament

Indian squad announced for ODI series in South Africa

A 17-member Indian squad for the ODI cricket series in South Africa in February was announced today. In the squad to be led by Virat Kohli, most of the current limited overs regulars are automatic picks. Middle-order batsman Kedar Jadhav and speedster Shardul Thakur have made a comeback. The two seasoned spinners, Ravichandran Ashwin and … Continue reading Indian squad announced for ODI series in South Africa