SPORTS

3 Indian advance to quarterfinals of Swiss Open Badminton tournament

In Badminton, three Indians progressed to the quarterfinals of Swiss Open tournament being held in Basel, Switzerland. Sai Praneeth and Subhankar Dey advanced to the men’s singles quarterfinals while Riya Mookerjee made it to the quarterfinals of women’s singles. Praneeth defeated compatriot Sameer Verma and will take on L Corvee of France. Dey registered a … Continue reading 3 Indian advance to quarterfinals of Swiss Open Badminton tournament

Md Zamal Hossain Mollah fires sensational 63 to win Bengal Open

Kolkata   Bangladesh’s Md Zamal Hossain Mollah fired a sensational seven-under-63 on the final day and with an aggregate of 18-under-262 piped Delhi’s Honey Baisoya by a shot to win the Bengal Open Golf Championship here at Tollygunge Club on Friday Delhi’s Honey Baisoya (64-64-65-70), the overnight leader by two shots, couldn’t replicate his form … Continue reading Md Zamal Hossain Mollah fires sensational 63 to win Bengal Open

India bags five medals, including two gold in Asian Youth Athletics C’ships

  AMN India bagged five medals, including two gold, on the opening day of the Asian Youth Athletics Championships in Hong Kong today. Philip Maheswaran Thabitha grabbed the first gold for India by winning the boys’ 110 metres hurdles in 12.86 seconds. Vipin Kumar added the second yellow metal for India in the boys’ hammer … Continue reading India bags five medals, including two gold in Asian Youth Athletics C’ships

Defending champion Sharma relishing return to Maybank Championship

Kuala Lumpur Defending champion Shubhankar Sharma is hopeful of retaining retaining the Maybank Championship title when the US$3 million event gets underway at the Saujana Golf and Country Club next week. The young Indian’s two-shot victory at the Saujana Golf and Country Club last year was the springboard to further success as he would go … Continue reading Defending champion Sharma relishing return to Maybank Championship

Bangladesh players narrowly escape mosque shooting in New Zealand

Members of Bangladeshi players were going to mosque to perform their Jummah prayers at Christchurch’s Masjid Al Noor. However as they were about to enter the mosque, a lady warned them that a gun attack was going on inside the mosque. Being panicked upon hearing the news and the sound of fire, they players entered … Continue reading Bangladesh players narrowly escape mosque shooting in New Zealand

Special Olympics Games 2019 begin in UAE

7500 athletes will be competing in 24 Olympic style sports over the next seven days India has the second largest contingent to be represented at the Special Olympics Games 2019; 387 athletes, staff and coaches from India are participating in the SpecialOlympics   DUBAI Special Olympics World Games 2019 began at Abu Dhabi in the … Continue reading Special Olympics Games 2019 begin in UAE

Honey Baisoya extends lead to two with a hard-earned 65 in Bengal Open

Kolkata   Honey Baisoya stayed put on the top with five-under-65 after the third and penultimate round of Bengal Open Golf Championship at Tollygunge Club here on Thursday. Honey (64-64-65), is now two shots ahead of the field at 17-under-193 going into the final round of the TATA Steel PGTI season’s fourth event. Bangladesh’s Badal … Continue reading Honey Baisoya extends lead to two with a hard-earned 65 in Bengal Open

Honey Baisoya takes lead with second straight 64

Kolkata Delhi’s Honey Baisoya carded second straight six-under-64 to take the halfway lead at the inaugural Bengal Open Golf Championship at Tollygunge Club here on Wednesday. Baisoya, a six-time winner on the PGTI, was one clear of the rest of the field at 12-under-128. It was a crowded leaderboard as there was a four-way tie … Continue reading Honey Baisoya takes lead with second straight 64

Chance for youngster to showcase talent in Sultan Azlan Shah hockey Cup: Vice Captain

Harpal Singh Bedi / New Delhi Talented youngsters who have got selected to represent India for the 28th Sultan Azlan Shah cup have a chance to show case their talent and seal their places in the team, said team vice captain Surender Kumar “The Sultan Azlan Shah Cup has always been a great platform to … Continue reading Chance for youngster to showcase talent in Sultan Azlan Shah hockey Cup: Vice Captain

India opens SAFF Title defence with impressive win over Maldives

    AMN / Biratnagar, Nepal Defending champion India kicked -off their campaign at the SAFF Women’s Championship with a resounding 6-0 win over Maldives at the Sahid Rangashala Stadium in Biratnagar, Nepal on Wednesday, . Dangmei Grace, Sandhiya Ranganathan, Sanju, Indumathi Kathiresan and Ratanabala Devi – all found the back of the net for … Continue reading India opens SAFF Title defence with impressive win over Maldives

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POLITICS

Mamata Dares PM Modi, Amit Shah to Compete With Her on Chanting Mantras

Accusing the BJP of only playing politics over the Ram Mandir issue, the West Bengal chief minister said her g ...

J&K: Former IAS Shah Faesal launches political party

The new party has been named Jammu and Kashmir Peoples’ Movement and its dominant slogan would be Ab Hawa Ba ...

BJP’s Pramod Sawant to be sworn in as Goa CM today

2 Allies Get Deputy Posts     Panaji Former Speaker of the Goa legislative assembly and BJ ...

SPORTS

India gears up to face Bangladesh in SAFF women football

Biratnagar (Nepal) A confident India is fully geared up to face Bangladesh in the semi final of the SAFF Wo ...

PCB pays over Rs 11 cr as compensation to BCCI after losing case in ICC

  The Pakistan Cricket Board (PCB) has paid 1.6 million US dollars, equivalent to over eleven crores in ...

Gopi Thonakal qualifies for World Athletics Championships

In marathon, India's Asian champion Gopi Thonakal has qualified for the World Athletics Championships to be he ...

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MARQUEE

116-year-old Japanese woman is oldest person in world

  AMN A 116-year-old Japanese woman has been honoured as the world's oldest living person by Guinness ...

Centre approves Metro Rail Project for City of Taj Mahal, Agra

6 Elevated and 7 Underground Stations along 14 KmTaj East Gate corridor 14 Stations all elevated along 15.40 ...

CINEMA /TV/ ART

Priyanka Chopra is among world powerful women

AGENCIES   Bollywood actress Priyanka Chopra Jonas has joined international celebrities including Opr ...

Documentary on Menstruation stigma ‘Period’ wins Oscar

  WEB DESK A Netflix documentary Period. End of sentence, on the menstruation taboo in rural India has ...

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