Daily Archives: April 5, 2021

Assam makes COVID test compulsory for air/train passengers from Mumbai, Bengaluru to state

Guwahati, Apr 4 (PTI) A day after Assam health minister Himanta Biswa Sarma claimed that there is no COVID in the state and hence...

87 pigs die in Mizoram village near Bangladesh border, panic over ASF suspicion

Aizawl, Apr 4 (PTI) More than 80 pigs died in south Mizoram's Lunglei district over the last two weeks, triggering panic in the area...

2 govt staffers arrested for stealing Rs 55 lakh poll money in Assam

Barpeta (Assam), Apr 4 (PTI) Two government employees were arrested for allegedly stealing Rs 55 lakh from the election office of Barpeta district in...

Campaigning for last phase of Assam polls ends

Guwahati, Apr 4 (PTI) Campaigning for the third and last phase of the Assam assembly elections ended on Sunday. The fate of 337 candidates, including...

Congress lost the plot, faces imminent defeat in Assam: Union Minister Jitendra Singh

Guwahati, Apr 4 (PTI) Union minister Jitendra Singh Sunday said the Congress has lost the plot and it is faced with the prospect of...

IIT-G student arrested on charge of molestation

North Guwahati, Apr 4 (PTI) A student of Indian Institute of Technology in Guwahati (IIT-G) has been arrested on the charge of molesting his...

Mizoram celebrates Easter Sunday

Aizawl, Apr 4 (PTI) Easter Sunday, which marks the victory of Christ over death after his crucifixion, was celebrated across Christian-majority Mizoram on Sunday...

Fakhar’s 193 in vain as South Africa beat Pakistan by 17 runs

Johannesburg, 4 Apr: South Africa held out to level the ODI series 1-1 with a 17-run win over Pakistan on Sunday that was much...

A good leg-spinner always evolves under a good captain: Amit Mishra

New Delhi, 4 Apr: Wrist spin is a difficult craft that not only requires hours of honing the skill sets but also a leader...

I deserve No.1 ranking says Barty after Miami win

MIAMI, 4 Apr: Ashleigh Barty insisted she is a worthy world number one on Saturday after defeating Bianca Andreescu to retain her Miami Open...

Strike-rate is overrated: Gill

Kolkata, 4 Apr: "Strike-rate is kind of overrated," asserted India's emerging star Shubman Gill, for whom a batsman's biggest strength is adapting to different...

Bhaker to represent India in three events in Olympics, Elavenil included as Chinki misses...

New Delhi, 4 Apr: World number one Elavenil Valarivan was on Sunday included in a 15-member Indian shooting contingent for the Tokyo Olympics where...

Players are in good rhythm, we will look to go one up: DC assistant...

Mumbai, 4 Apr: Delhi Capitals assistant coach Mohammad Kaif said most of his players, including new skipper Rishabh Pant, are in good rhythm going...

I am not a power-hitter but I try to learn from likes of Virat...

Chennai, 4 Apr: Cheteshwar Pujara's reputation as a Test specialist had hampered his IPL prospects for last few years but India's No 3 is...

Indonesia landslides, floods kill 41 people; dozens missing

Jakarta, Apr 4 (AP) Landslides and flash floods from torrential rains in eastern Indonesia killed at least 41 people and displaced thousands, the country's...

At least 11 killed as truck collides with passenger bus in China

Beijing, Apr 4 (PTI): A truck collided with a passenger bus on an expressway in east China's Jiangsu Province early Sunday, killing at least...

Indonesia boat collision kills 2 fishermen, 15 missing

Jakarta, Apr 4 (AP) A collision between a cargo ship and a fishing boat killed at least two fishermen and left 15 missing off...

Jordan FM: ‘Malicious plot’ uncovered to destabilise kingdom

Jerusalem, Apr 4 (AP) A senior Jordanian official on Sunday accused the country's former crown prince of conspiring with foreign elements in a malicious...

Pak PM Khan warns against ‘extremely’ dangerous third wave of coronavirus

Islamabad, Apr 4 (PTI) Prime Minister Imran Khan said on Sunday that the third wave of the coronavirus was extremely dangerous in comparison to...

Rockets hit near Iraq base housing US trainers, no one hurt

Baghdad, Apr 4 (AP) Two rockets landed Sunday near an Iraqi air base just north of Baghdad where American trainers are present, causing no...