AMRITSAR/GURDASPUR The Gurdaspur administration has banned the operation of drones in the border district till the Republic Day. The ban been has imposed under Section 144 of the Criminal Procedure Code (CrPC).
The Olympic qualifying event for boxing, scheduled from Feb 3-14 in Wuhan, has been cancelled following the coronavirus outbreak in China.
Suranga Lakmal took four for 27 to set up Sri Lanka for a 10-wicket win over Zimbabwe in the first Test in Harare on Thursday.
Vijender Singh said that the Boxing Federation of India needs to back its boxers well to ensure that they perform to the best of their abilities at the 2020 Tokyo Olympics. Panghal’s demand for a personal coach and physio was recently turned down by the BFI.
An annual day celebration was recently organised at Greenfingers Global School, Kharghar. The event was attended by distinguished guests, coordinators, teachers, parents and students. The theme of the programme was “Aarangam”.
Indian football team captain Sunil Chhetri on Thursday made it clear that he is yet to decide when to hang up his boots though he did not have many games left for the country.
The Indian men and women table tennis teams are just one win away from securing their maiden Olympics qualification after they recorded victories against Luxembourg and Sweden respectively in the Team Qualifier on Thursday. A quarterfinal finish will ensure qualification for the Tokyo Olympics. India has never made it as a team in Olympic history.
India football captain Sunil Chhetri says 20,000 grass pitches required to end use of artifical turf
PUNE Sunil Chhetri is not less of an idol when it comes to football in India. The India football captain was in the city on Thursday to launch the a sports performance enhancing data analytics system at the Global Indian International School at Balewadi on Thursday. Chhetri is currently playing in the ISL for Bengaluru FC. Amidst a freewheeling interaction with students, Chhetri took on questions from Jigar Hindocha, offering a broad view of football in India.
Former world silver-winner Sonia Lather (57kg) entered the semi-finals to be assured of a medal but defending champion Nikhat Zareen (51kg) bowed out of the Strandja Memorial Boxing Tournament in Sofia, Bulgaria on Thursday.
A third song for Aditya Roy Kapur and Disha Patani’s Malang is out and it shows the two indulging in almost all adventure and water sports known to mankind. The adrenaline junkies can’t seem to live without staying high every second of the day as they jump off cliffs, airplanes and into the sea.
Jeff Bezos’ phone hacking story began from a dinner he had with the Saudi crown prince Mohammed Bin Salman in the Spring of 2018. Bin Salman was visiting the US for a three-week cross country tour to “pitch a progressive vision for his kingdom, including an economic plan less reliant on oil”.
We used to quash 7-times bigger India in cricket: Imran Khan uses cricket analogy to talk about Pakistan’s growth potential
Pakistan Prime Minister Imran Khan on Thursday used a cricket analogy from his days as a player and captain to highlight his country’s resource richness and growth potential. Khan, who led Pakistan to the 1992 World Cup title, spoke about Pakistan’s dominance over India when he was an active cricketer. He also spoke about Pakistan’s triumphs over the arch rivals in field hockey.
Rower Dattu Bhokanal’s two-year suspension on charges of tanking a race during the 2018 Asian Games was on Thursday lifted by the national federation (RFI) after the intervention of the Indian Olympic Association President Narinder Batra.
Samsung captured a significant portion of the mid-budget smartphone segment last year owing to the success of its Galaxy M-series and Galaxy A-series smartphones. Now, the company is gearing to launch Galaxy M11, Galaxy M31 and Galaxy A11 smartphones in a bid to continue that winning streak.
Jharkhand Chief Minister Hemant Soren and former India captain M.S. Dhoni have inaugurated new facilities at the Jharkhand Cricket Association Stadium (JSCA).
ASSIST collaborates with GNIDA to organise 3 X 3 Basketball Tournament and Inclusive Zone Basketball exhibition matches during Greater Noida Carnival 2020
New Delhi, 21st January 2020: As a part of the Greater Noida Carnival 2020, more than 100 school students, both boys and girls, will participate in a 3 X 3 Basketball Tournament organised by GNIDA in collaboration with ASSIST. The tournament will be held on January 25, 2020, at Shaheed Vijay Singh Pathik Sports Complex. The overall theme is to ‘experience a new world of joy’ through basketball. The tournament will be interspersed with Inclusive Zone basketball exhibition matches, where students with differing physical and mental ability will play together. Through this venture, ASSIST wishes to achieve ‘Unity in Diversity’ by promoting inclusive sports.
IPL franchise Rajasthan Royals have appointed former Australian fast bowler Rob Cassell as their new Fast Bowling Coach for the upcoming 2020 edition of the Indian Premier League. Cassell has had good success of working with, and developing fast bowlers at his previous coaching and development roles at South Australia and Ireland men’s cricket team.
The premises of a state-run girls’ school in Kolkata’s Garden Reach area was let out for a wedding on Wednesday, leading to the cancellation of its annual sports.