‘Howdy Houston!’ says PM as he arrives to packed itinerary

Houston, Sep 22 : ‘Howdy Houston!’ was the greeting from Prime Minister Narendra Modi as he landed at Houston airport on Saturday to a packed programme during his US visit. The Prime Minister was received by Director, Trade and International Affairs, Christopher Olson, US Ambassador to India Kenneth Juster, Indian envoy to the US Harsh […]

Panghal loses to Zoirov in final of World C’ships, bags silver

[Ekaterinburg:  Asian Games gold medallist Amit Panghal (52kg) had to be content with the silver medal after going down 0-5 to Uzbekistan’s reigning Olympic gold medallist Shakhobidin Zoirov at the AIBA Men?s World Championships in Ekaterinburg, Russia on Saturday, Sept. 21, 2019. ( /PTI] Ekaterinburg (Russia), Sep 21 : Uzbekistan’s Shakhobidin Zoirov beat India’s Amit […]

HK protest targets ‘singing aunties’ amid unrest

[Hong Kong: A protester’s back catches fire after attempting to throw a Molotov cocktail during a protest in Hong Kong on Saturday, Sept. 21, 2019. Protesters in Hong Kong burned a Chinese flag and police fired pepper spray Saturday in renewed clashes over grievances by the anti-government demonstrators. /PTI] Hong Kong, Sep 21 : The […]

Chandrayaan-2 mission achieved 98% success: ISRO chief

[Khordha: Indian Space Research Organization(ISRO) Chairperson K Sivan during the 8th convocation of Indian Institute of Technology(IIT) Bhubaneswar, at Argul in Khordha district, Saturday, Sept. 21, 2019. ( /PTI] Bhubaneswar, Sep 21 : Indian Space Research Organisation (ISRO) chairman K. Sivan on Saturday said Chandrayaan-2 mission has achieved 98 per cent of its objectives, while […]

Deepak Punia clinches quota for Tokyo Olympics

[Nur-Sultan: Reigning junior world champion Deepak Punia (86kg) acknowledges his supporters after defeating Switzerland’s Stefan Reichmuth in the semifinals of World Wrestling Championship 2019, in Nur-Sultan, Kazakhstan, Saturday, Sept. 21, 2019. ( /PTI] Nur-Sultan (Kazakhastan), Sep 21 : Junior World Champion Deepak Punia on Saturday became the fourth Indian wrestler to secure a quota for […]