India captain Mithali Raj admitted wilting under pressure in a tense run chase against England in the World Cup final but said they will walk out as a proud bunch. There was a time where the match was in the balance, but we panicked and that led to our defeat," Raj said after theRead more »
10 Rajaji Road, the new abode of outgoing President Pranab Mukherjee, is all ready to welcome its latest resident.
As per the figures tabled in Uttar Pradesh assembly, a total of 803 rapes, 729 murders, 727 loots and 2628 kidnapping cases were registered till May 9, after the BJP came to power.
Norway's Edvald Boasson Hagen took a short-cut to win Friday's 19th stage of the Tour de France as Chris Froome edged closer to overall victory.
New Delhi [India], July 22 (ANI): The North Delhi Municipal Corporation has started a new citizen-friendly initiative in the Karol Bagh Zone to place urinal locations on GPS mode. For the betterment of the society and to provide easy access to public conveniences in the city, the North Delhi Municipal Corporation has initiated a project of putting details of these facilities on Google Maps. On pilot basis, details of restrooms and urinals in Karol Bagh Zone have been placed on Google Maps.
A senior teaching fellow and a PhD candidate at the University of London's School of Oriental and African Studies (SOAS) has said that the China-Pakistan Economic Corridor (CPEC) represents the colonization of Pakistan for the enrichment of China. Speaking at the conference "Wall of Silence: Human rights in Balochistan", Burzine Waghmar said Pakistan's statehood is based on a fragile framework with no national basis in which Pakistani military acts with no legitimacy and with violence against local populations.
Jordan Spieth tops the leaderboard at -6 and exhibits tremendous self belief that reaffirms his position as the front-runner to wrest this championship.
The Tamil Nadu Police on Friday arrested a 29-year-old woman, who is accused of chopping off the genitals of her husband after a fight over his illegal affairs. The woman who has been identified as Sarasu is a mother of four children. More from IBTimes India: US blocks $350-million aid to Pakistan: Long-term solution or short-term push?
Neymar's decision to post a photo of himself in thoughtful contemplation sparked a fresh wave of speculation that he is on the verge of sealing a world record 222-million-euro ($256.8 million) move from Barcelona to Paris Saint-Germain.
New Delhi [India], July 22 (ANI): Finance Minister Arun Jaitley, while calling for a greater degree of transparency in political funding, said India was being funded by invisible money for 70 years. Delivering the inaugural address at the Delhi Economics Conclave 2017, Jaitley criticized the political parties and the Election Commission of India (EC). Commenting on the various financial steps taken to boost the economy, including the demonetisation drive and Goods and Services Tax (GST), Jaitley revealed that net impact on direct and indirect tax system.
The Australian Cricketers' Association (ACA), which has all the top cricketers under its wing, has sent its General Manager Tim Cruickshank to speak to potential Indian investors.
32 Army soldiers of 24 RR, traveling in a civilian vehicle, barged into a police station and beat up the policemen on duty, and ransacked the property of the police station.
As per the report, co-operative cell convener RS Vinod took Rs 5.6 crore in exchange for getting a Medical Council of India (MCI) nod for a college, and routed the money to Delhi through a hawala operative.
New Delhi [India], July 22 (ANI): Maratha Yoddhas continued their rich vein of form as they thrashed the Bahubali Boxers 12-6 to make it two wins out of two in Group B of the Super Boxing League here last evening. Sandeep Singh, Andy Chuaua, Lalnunfeli, and captain Deepak Tanwar, were all winners in their respective categories for the Maratha Yoddhas to give their team an unassailable 12-0 lead after four bouts.
A US police chief resigned Friday amid an uproar over the death of an unarmed Australian woman who had called to report a possible sexual assault
New Delhi [India], July 22 (ANI): Experienced Han Ying recorded two crucial wins late in the tie to help Shaze Challengers beat table-toppers Falcons TTC 16-11 on Day nine of the inaugural Ultimate Table Tennis (UTT) at the Thyagaraj Stadium in New Delhi last evening.
Liverpool have signed full back Andy Robertson from Hull City on a long-term contract, while midfielder Kevin Stewart has moved in the opposite direction, the Merseyside club said on Friday.
Berlin, July 22 (IANS) Hertha Berlin have extended the contract of midfielder Vladimir Darida ahead of schedule, the Bundesliga football club announced. "Vladimir is an incredibly important player for us. Despite missing two months of the last season due to an ankle injury, the 26-year-old midfielder helped Hertha, with two goals in 25 appearances, to secure a top-six finish and a berth in the UEFA Europa League group stage.
The Spanish state is to seek to suspend soccer federation boss Angel Maria Villar, who is under arrest as part of a corruption investigation, a government spokesman said on Friday.
Berlin, July 22 (IANS) Eintracht Frankfurt have signed defender Jetro Willems from Dutch side PSV Eindhoven, both football clubs confirmed in an official statement. The "Eagles" have strengthened their defence with the commitment of Jetro Willems, who has put pen to paper on a four-year deal until June 2021. Both clubs agreed to keep silence over further transfer details, reports Xinhua news agency.
India will meet England in the final of the ICC Women's World Cup on Sunday at Lords. Speaking ahead of the final, Dorai Raj, Mithali's father, insisted that India has the firepower to win the World Cup this time. The team was captained by Mithali back then as well.