Daily Archives: February 20, 2021

Gokulam Kerala FC score four goals in second half, thrash Indian Arrows

Kalyani, Feb 19 (PTI) Gokulam Kerala FC scored four goals in a stellar second -half performance to thrash Indian Arrows 4-0 in the I-League...

ATK Mohun Bagan crush rivals SC East Bengal, maintain winning run

Fatorda, Feb 19 (PTI) Roy Krishna once again spelled his magic on the high profile Kolkata derby by scoring one and assisting in another...

Umesh’s fitness test in 2 days, India expect another turner

Ahmedabad, Feb 19 (PTI) Senior speedster Umesh Yadav's fitness test, which will be conducted in two days time, will determine if he can join...

LG announces job reservation for national-level sportspersons from Ladakh

Leh, Feb 19 (PTI) Ladakh Lt Governor R K Mathur on Friday announced a job reservation for national-level sportspersons, and assured of speedy progress...

Shreyas Iyer, Shikhar Dhawan among big-shots eyeing impactful show in Vijay Hazare Trophy

Mumbai, Feb 19 (PTI) Some established names such as Shikhar Dhawan and Shreyas Iyer will be aiming to make an impression before the white-ball...

2 killed, 8 eight injured as PTI and PML-N workers clash during by-election in...

Lahore, Feb 19 (PTI) Two people were killed and eight injured when clashes broke out between supporters of the ruling Pakistan Tehreek-i-Insaf (PTI) and...

China steps up measures to increase birth rates amid looming demographic crisis

Beijing, Feb 19 (PTI) As the spectre of ageing population coupled with declining birth rates continue to loom large despite relaxation of the one-child...

Water leaks indicate new damage at Fukushima nuclear plant

Tokyo, Feb 19 (AP) Cooling water levels have fallen in two reactors at the wrecked Fukushima nuclear plant since a powerful earthquake hit the...

Somali security forces fire on protest over delayed election

Mogadishu (Somalia), Feb 19 (AP) Security forces in Somalia's capital fired on hundreds of people protesting the delay of the country's election on Friday...

China considers new actions to lift flagging birthrate

Beijing, Feb 19 (AP) China is considering additional measures to increase its flagging birthrate, more than four years after ending its controversial one-child policy. For...

UN report: South Sudan’s violence ”worse” than in civil war

Nairobi (Kenya), Feb 19 (AP) The scale of violence in South Sudan is a lot worse than during the country's five-year civil war, a...

Australian leader urges Facebook to lift its news blockade

Canberra, Feb 19 (AP) Australia's prime minister on Friday urged Facebook to lift its blockade of Australian users and return to the negotiating table...

US says it is willing to sit down for talks with Iran and other...

Washington, Feb 19 (PTI) The Biden administration has said it is willing to sit down for talks with Iran and world powers to discuss...