Daily Archives: August 26, 2018

Agarwal’s ton guides India B to comfortable win over India A

Bengaluru, Aug 25 (PTI) Mayank Agarwal continued his sublime form with yet another ton, despite being ignored for the senior Indian team, to guide...

ATK to host Blasters in ISL opener

MUMBAI, Aug 25 (PTI): Hero Indian Super League announced the fixtures for 2018-19, featuring 12 rounds, 59 games with a kick-off in Kolkata, till...

Pak bans discretionary use of state funds, first-class air travel by govt officials

Islamabad, Aug 25 (PTI) Pakistan's new government has banned the discretionary use of state funds and first-class air travel by officials and leaders, including...

26 children killed by coalition strikes in Yemen, says United Nations

United Nations, Aug 25 (PTI): Two Saudi-led coalition air strikes in Yemen have killed at least 26 children, UN officials have said, renewing calls...

Fire at hotel in China’s Harbin, 19 killed

Beijing, Aug 25 (PTI): Nineteen people were killed and 23 others injured when a fire broke at a hotel today in the tourist city...

US cut in aid amounts to ‘cheap blackmail’: Palestinian official

Ramallah, Aug 25 (AFP): US President Donald Trump’s administration is resorting to “cheap blackmail” against the Palestinians with its decision to cut more than...

Rohingya mark ‘black day’ one year after Myanmar violence

Cox's Bazar (bangladesh), Aug 25 (PTI): Rohingya refugees today marked the anniversary of a deadly military crackdown in their Myanmar homeland that drove 700,000...

Six dead, thousands evacuated in Taiwan floods

Taipei, Aug 25 (AFP) Six people have been killed by floodwaters in Taiwan, officials said today, after days of heavy rain forced thousands to...

McCain stops cancer treatment as remarkable life nears end

Washington, Aug 25 (AP) Arizona Sen John McCain has discontinued medical treatment for an aggressive form of brain cancer. That from his family yesterday. It's a...

Fed chief says will do ‘whatever it takes’ for US economy

Washington, Aug 24 (AFP) Avoiding any direct reference to President Donald Trump's renewed criticism of the Federal Reserve's handling of the economy, Fed chief...