Indian cricket captain Virat Kohli and 2018 Commonwealth Games gold medal winning weightlifter Mirabai Chanu’s names have been jointly recommended for the Rajiv Gandhi Khel Ratna award by the committee. Kohli is the leading light of Indian cricket and could become the third cricketer after Sachin Tendulkar and MS Dhoni to get India’s top sporting honour once the recommendations are formally accepted. (HT Correspondent)read more
According to the website of the erstwhile Indian Amateur Boxing Federation (IABF) which got derecognised in 2014, Panghal was absent from the boxing scene for two years after the first Dr BR Ambedkar All India Men’s Boxing Tournament in Visakhapatnam... read more
A life convict at the Special Prison for Women here, Nalini in her petition recalled that she had made a representation on February 22, 2014 to the government seeking her release under Article 161 of the Constitution. read more
Presently, there are 165 firms which have their base across three phases at the Hinjewadi IT Park. Over 1.5 lakh commuters, working in various companies, travel daily to the IT Park. As many as 11 new firms are interested in setting up their campuses... read more
The pair of Sharath Kamal & Manika Batra have entered the mixed-double quarter-finals after beating the world number three South Korean pair. Boxer Amit Panghal has reached the semi-finals of the 49 kg category and Vikas Krishan reached the last four of the 75 kg category, thereby ensuring two medals in boxing at the 2018 Asian Games. The women’s squash team is through to the semi-finals and that is another medal assured for India.