Daily Archives: June 27, 2019

Amitabh Kant Gets Two-Year Extension As Niti Aayog CEO

NEW DELHI, Jun 26 (PTI): Amitabh Kant was on Wednesday given a two-year extension as chief executive officer of the Niti Aayog, an official...

Crime against women in Tripura down under BJP-IPFT govt : Deb

Agartala, June 26 (PTI) Tripura Chief Minister Biplab Kumar Deb Wednesday claimed that crime against women in the north eastern state has reduced considerably...

Kamakhya Temple doors open for devotees after 4-days

Guwahati, Jun 26 (PTI) The doors of Kamakhya Temple atop the Nilachal Hill here opened for devotees on Wednesday after four days with devotees...

Drugs worth Rs 547.62 lakh torched by Excise & Narcotics dept

Aizawl, Jun 26 (PTI) Mizoram Excise and Narcotics department Wednesday destroyed Rs 547.26 lakh worth of drugs seized by the department as part of...

Tendulkar picks Bhuvi over hat-trick man Shami for WI clash

Mumbai, Jun 26 (PTI) Cricket icon Sachin Tendulkar Wednesday picked pacer Bhuvneshwar Kumar over fellow speedster Mohammed Shami, who took a sensational last over...

Top players fume at Haryana govt over ‘prize money cut’

Chandigarh, Jun 26 (PTI) Top wrestlers Bajrang Punia, Vinesh Phogat and Yogeshwar Dutt Wednesday slammed the Haryana government for "cut in prize money" due...

Ramkumar bows out of Wimbledon Qualifiers

London, June 26 (PTI) India's Ramkumar Ramanathan yet again failed to crack a Grand Slam main draw, losing the second round of the men's...

NZ win toss, elect to bat against Pakistan

Birmingham, Jun 26 (PTI) New Zealand won the toss and elected to bat first against Pakistan in a World Cup match here Wednesday. The start...

“Fit and fine” Lara discharged from hospital

Mumbai, Jun 26 (PTI) West Indies cricket icon Brian Lara was Wednesday discharged from a hospital here, declared "fit and fine" a day after...

Semi-Arranged Marriages Replacing Arranged Marriages In India: UN Report

UNITED NATIONS, Jun 26 (PTI): Semi-arranged marriages are partially replacing arranged marriages in India, especially in urban areas, leading to reduction in marital violence...