Tata Steel Chess: Anand beats Xiong for his first victory

EINDHOVEN (The Netherlands), January 17: Five-time world champion Viswanathan Anand on Friday crashed through the defences of Jeffery Xiong of…

Sania sails into women’s doubles final of Hobart International

Hobart, January 17: Indian tennis ace Sania Mirza cruised into the women’s doubles final of the Hobart International with her…

Pakistan’s Hafeez to retire after Twenty20 World Cup

LAHORE, January 17: Recalled Pakistan all-rounder Mohammad Hafeez on Friday said he will retire from international cricket after the Twenty20…

Have directed SAI to dispose pending sexual harassment complaints in 4 weeks: Rijij

NEW DELHI, January 17: Sports Minister Kiren Rijiju on Friday said all pending complaints of sexual harassment at SAI institutes…

AASU seeks Govt. apology in spl House session

GUWAHATI, JANUARY 17: The All Assam Students’ Union (AASU) yesterday said that the Government must convene a special session of…

Plea in Supreme Court to protect tribal faith

SHILLONG, JANUARY 17: A petition against the Citizenship Amendment Act (CAA) has been filed in the Supreme Court by 2…

Mizoram parties, civil society bodies hail Bru agreement

Aizawl, January 17: Political parties and civil society organisations of Mizoram on Friday welcomed the agreement that puts an end…

Suspected ULFA(I) man held for trying to recruit cadres

Guwahati, January 16: A suspected ULFA(I) militant has been arrested for allegedly trying to garner support as well as recruit…

Assam to MHA: Give 3 months to applicants seeking citizenship

GUWAHATI, JANUARY 17: The Assam Government has suggested to the Ministry of Home Affairs (MHA) that the window to apply…

AASU asks Modi to declare time-bound action plan

GUWAHATI, JANUARY 17: The All Assam Students’ Union (AASU) has called upon Prime Minister Narendra Modi to declare a time-bound…