Defending champion Novak Djokovic off to winning start

London, July 1: Defending champion Novak Djokovic got his campaign for a fifth Wimbledon title off to a winning start…

Toe injury rules Vijay Shankar out of WC, Mayank Agarwal to replace him

Birmingham, July 1: In another blow to team India’s campaign, Vijay Shankar has been ruled out of the ICC Men…

Caster Semenya vows no world championships if she can’t run 800m

Stanford (California), July 1: Olympic champion Caster Semenya said on Sunday she would not defend her world title in Doha…

Not a foreigner, yet out of NRC says president of the Assam Nepali Sahitya Sabha

Guwahati, July 1: The name of Durga Khatiwara, the president of the Assam Nepali Sahitya Sabha, figured in the exclusion…

Losing focus

It is a fact that the National Accreditation and Assess ment has become necessary for educational institutions of higher learning.…

Hong Kong protesters smash up legislature in direct challenge to China

HONG KONG, July 1: Hundreds of Hong Kong protesters stormed the legislature on the anniversary of the city’s 1997 return…

Pakistan ex-President Asif Ali Zardari arrested in separate corruption case

Islamabad, July 1: Pakistan’s anti-corruption body on Monday arrested jailed former president Asif Ali Zardari in a corruption case. He…

India suffers driest June in five years, fears for crops

Mumbai, July 1: India had its driest June in five years due to a delay in monsoon rains, the weather…

Punjab tops in over-exploitation of groundwater, shows government data

New Delhi, July 1: Punjab tops the country in over-exploitation of groundwater, a government data shows. The over-exploitation of the…

‘He is a novice’: Kailash Vijayvargiya defends son

Bhopal, July 1: Senior BJP leader Kailash Vijayvargiya has defended his son Akash Vijayvargiya, MLA from Indore who was arrested…