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Canadian midfielder Quin will be the first open transgender athlete to win an Olympic medal as Canada qualified for the finals of the women's football event following a win over the USA.
New Delhi [India], August 3 (ANI): A Massive Open Online Courses (MOOC) platform, the 'CyTrain' portal has been developed for capacity building of the police and judicial officers, said Nityanand Rai Minister of State, Home Affairs in a written reply in the Lok Sabha.
Shimla, Aug 3 (PTI) A landslide hit Himachal Pradesh's Solan district early Tuesday, trapping three people under the debris, a state disaster management official said. While one of them has been pulled out of the rubble, an operation is on to rescue the other two. Teams of the district administration and police are on the spot, he added. Further information is awaited. As per a report received from the Solan District Emergency operation Centre (DEOC), the landslide occurred near a hotel
Thane, Aug 3 (PTI) Thane has reported 229 new coronavirus cases, raising the infection count in the Maharashtra district to 5,45,280, an official said on Tuesday.
Sonam Malik's campaign at Tokyo Olympics 2020 came to an end after a first-round defeat to Mongolia's Bolortuya Khurelkhuu. Malik led the match 2-0 heading into the final 30 seconds, but a comeback from the Mongolian saw the game end 2-2, and with her scoring the last point, Khurelkhuu advanced.
Bahraich (UP), Aug 3 (PTI) A leopard that killed two children in the Katarniaghat wildlife division here recently was caught by a forest department team, officials said on Tuesday.
Budaun (UP), Aug 3 (PTI) A roadways bus overturned after hitting a divider near DP college in Sahsawan area on Tuesday, leaving the driver dead, police said.
Muzaffarnagar (UP), Aug 3 (PTI) A woman and her minor daughter were allegedly sexually harassed by two youths, who were thrashed by locals before being arrested in Muzaffarnagar district of Uttar Pradesh, police said on Tuesday.
Indian Men's hockey team is facing Belgom in the first semi-final of the Tokyo Olympics 2020 and the country's prime minister Narendra Modi is supporting the team and watching the game live. This is the Indian side's first appearance in the final four of the Olympics in 41 years.
New Delhi, Aug 3 (PTI) Rajya Sabha proceedings were adjourned till 2 PM as opposition members continued sloganeering over the Pegasus snooping row and other issues.
New Delhi, Aug 3 ( PTI) The Delhi Police has not arrested anyone in connection with the 2020 violence at Jawaharlal Nehru University (JNU) even though several people were examined, Lok Sabha was informed on Tuesday.
Thane, Aug 3 (PTI) Police have arrested two persons and seized 16 stolen mobile phones and two motorcycles from their possession in Maharashtra's Thane city, an official said on Tuesday.
Ahmedabad, Aug 3 (PTI) The Pradhan Mantri Garib Kalyan Anna Yojana (PM-GKAY) is helping lakhs of poor people during the coronavirus pandemic, Prime Minister Narendra Modi said on Tuesday.
India are out of the gold medal race after losing to Belgium in the semi-finals. The Indian team are still in the race for a bronze medal as they will face the losing team between Australia and Germany.
Annu Rani failed to qualify for the final in Women's Javelin Thrown as she finished 14th in Group A . Rani managed a score of 54.04m, which wasn't good enough to take her to the next round.
Brazil will be aiming to reach back-to-back Olympic finals as they face Mexico in the semis of Tokyo Olympics 2020. Brazil are one of the strongest teams in the competition but will face stern tests against the Mexican outfit that scored six past South Korea in the previous match.
Greece have withdrawn from the Tokyo Olympics artistic swimming competitions after four athletes tested positive for COVID-19, the Greek Olympic Committee (HOC) said on Tuesday (August 03). One athlete tested positive on Monday while another three returned positive tests on Tuesday.