World Wrestling Body Asks All National Federations To Suspend Dealing With India

NEW DELHI — The United World Wrestling (UWW) has asked all the national federations under it to stop communication with the Wrestling Federation of India (WFI) in the wake of visa denial of Pakistani shooters in the recent World Cup in New Delhi. The denial of visa to Pakistani shooters had led to the International […]

Soccer: Manchester City owners keen to invest in Indian club this year

MUMBAI  — The owners of Premier League champions Manchester City are considering investing in a club in India as part of an effort to increase their presence in Asia, chief executive Ferran Soriano has said. City Football Group (CFG), which owns seven clubs including Major League Soccer’s New York City FC, Spanish side Girona, Japan’s Yokohama […]

Hummels, Boateng and Mueller out of Loew’s Germany plans

BERLIN: Germany head coach Joachim Loew dropped a bombshell on Tuesday by announcing that 2014 World Cup winners Jerome Boateng, Mats Hummels and Thomas Mueller are no longer in his plans. Loew told the Bayern Munich trio before he names the squad for the friendly against Serbia in Wolfsburg in two weeks and the Euro 2020 […]

Soccer: FIFA confirm Chelsea appeal against transfer ban

FIFA confirmed on Tuesday that English Premier League club Chelsea have appealed against a transfer ban imposed after they were found guilty of breaching rules on overseas players under the age of 18. The London side, banned from the next two transfer windows and also fined 600,000 Swiss francs ($600,000), had already said they would […]

Hold Lok Sabha, Assembly Polls Together

Amid Indo-Pak tension, a team of the Election Commission of India (ECI) headed by Deputy Election Commissioner Sandeep Sharma was on a two-day visit to the Valley to review the preparedness for the upcoming Parliamentary polls in the state. The team held meetings  with leaders of J&K political to solicit their opinion about the polls […]

PM-SYM Pension Scheme Launched Across Kashmir Valley

SRINAGAR — The Pradhan Mantri Shram Yogi Mandhan (PM-SYMD) pension scheme was Tuesday launched across various districts in Kashmir and Ladakh divisions simultaneously after the Prime Minister Narendra Modi launched the scheme in the country.  AT SRINAGAR: District Development Commissioner Srinagar Shahid Iqbal Chaudhary launched the PM-SYM scheme at an impressive function. ADC Srinagar, Assistant Labour […]

Ah! These Armchair War Mongers

The recent Air Strike spectacle by both India and Pakistan has brought whole South Asia on the blink of another war. There are loud calls for vengeance with arm chair war mongers baying for more blood. Any new war can only unleash and accelerate the theatre of war kill more people and bring more pain. […]

With Reference To The Incomplete Resolution 47

Even a person oblivious to history can tell us that, considering the expansive reach of the British Empire from South America to South-east Asia and everywhere in between, decolonization had become inevitable for them, post World War II. In many cases, freedom was granted and not acquired by the ruled nations.  The British left India in […]

In The War Between India And Pakistan, Cricket Loses Yet Again

The 12th edition of the World Cup will be played in England from May 30th to July 14th. A total of 48 matches will be played in this 46-day long tournament and all the best teams in the world will gather for this celebration of cricket. According to Steve Elworthy, the tournament director of the 2019 World Cup, this will be the […]

Political Parties In Jammu Advocate Simultaneous Assembly, Lok Sabha Polls

JAMMU — Representatives of different political parties here met the visiting team of Election Commission of India on Tuesday and advocated holding state assembly polls simultaneously with the Lok Sabha elections. The team, headed by Chief Election Commissioner Sunil Arora, reached Jammu on the second leg of the two-day tour and held discussions with the representatives […]