Daily Archives: February 23, 2021

Rijiju launches four infrastructure projects at SAI Bangalore

New Delhi, 22 Feb: Sports Minister Kiren Rijiju on Monday laid the foundation of a synthetic athletics track, a 330-bed girls hostel, kitchen and...

Vaas resigns as Sri Lanka’s fast bowling coach days after appointment

Colombo, 22 Feb: In a dramatic turn of events, Sri Lankan pace great Chaminda Vaas on Monday resigned as the national team's fast bowling...

Anand takes up extensive role in ‘Global Chess League’

Chennai, 22 Feb: Tech Mahindra on Monday roped in former world champion Viswanathan Anand in an extensive role for a first-of-its-kind "Global Chess League". The...

Motera pitch has lot of grass but I am sure it won’t be there...

Ahmedabad, 22 Feb: Veteran fast bowler James Anderson is pretty sure that the newly laid track at the Motera Stadium will be devoid of...

China asks US to stop ‘smearing’ CPC, halt support to ‘separatist forces’ in Tibet,...

Beijing, 22 Feb: China on Monday urged the US to stop "smearing" the ruling Communist Party of China (CPC) and its one-party political system,...

Protests swell after Myanmar junta raises specter of force

Yangon, 22 Feb: Protesters gathered in Myanmar's biggest city on Monday despite the ruling junta's threat to use lethal force against people who join...

Japan renews claim on South Korea-held island

Tokyo, 22 Feb: Japan renewed its claim on a contested island in the Sea of Japan held by South Korea at an annual event...

UN to rich nations: Don’t undermine COVAX vaccine program

Berlin, 22 Feb: The head of the World Health Organization pleaded with rich countries on Monday to check before ordering additional COVID-19 vaccine shots...

EU weighs troubled Russia ties, fresh sanctions

Brussels, 22 Feb: European Union foreign ministers on Monday will look at options for imposing fresh sanctions against Russia over the jailing of opposition...