The India Under-16 girls football team on Wednesday stunned arch-rivals Pakistan with a scoreline of 4-0 in the ongoing AFC U-16 Women's Championship Qualifier at the MFF Stadium, held at Thailand.
While Avika Singh (22nd minute) opened the scoring for India, the Pakistani goalie Ayesha (43rd) conceded an own goal at the stroke of half-time.
India U-16 girls stay at the top of the table, as they bag all three points against Pakistan in the @theafcdotcom U16 Women's Championship qualifiers. #ShePower...
Muḥammad Neyazuddin Khan alias Munna Khan was allegedly shot dead in Bihar's Sitamarhi district for raising voice against corruption in the Pradhan Mantri Awas Yojna (PMAY), media reported on Wednesday.
Khan, a brother-in-law of the Sarpanch (village head) of Purvi Akhta village, was shot dead by Fida Hussain, husband of village Mukhiya Shahnaz Khatoon.
Mushtaque Khan, a villager was quoted by IANS as saying, "Khan was shot dead after he repeatedly raised the issue of bribery demanded from...
The Badminton Association of India (BAI) on Wednesday distributed a cash incentive of Rs 1.6 crore to its 32 staff-team members for developing the sport across the country.
The cash disbursement was followed by the decision adopted in the Executive Council (EC) meeting, presided over by BAI President Himanta Biswa Sarma.
The cash incentives which has been distributed amongst 32-member associations received a sum of Rs five lakh to help the state units developments and promote all their grassroots...
The Supreme Court on Wednesday issued a contempt notice to Delhi Bhartiya Janta Party (BJP) chief Manoj Tiwari in connection with breaking seal of locked houses in Gokalpur.
The houses were sealed by the East Delhi Municipal Corporation (EDMC) for running dairy facility illegally. The apex court has asked Tiwari to appear before it on September 25 to brief his stand.
Supreme Court asks Delhi BJP chief Manoj Tiwari to appear before it on September 25 to explain his stand in connection with...
Filmmaker and choreographer Remo D’Souza expressed disappointment about the performance of his last directoral Race 3. Seeming unhappy with the audience’s response to the venture’s performance said, “'Race 3' was not able to do desired business at the box-office.”
The choreographer was addressing a press conference of his upcoming venture, Dance Plus Season 4 along with other judges Dharmesh Yelande, Punit Pathak, Shakti Mohan and anchor Raghav Juyal.
Claiming that the audience was deciding...
The Supreme Court will on Wednesday resumed hearing on the inclusion of names in the controversial Assam National Register of Citizens (NRC) draft list. The court ordered the resumption of filing of claims and objections by those who have been left out in the draft Assam NRC. The filing of claims would begin on September 25 and will go on for next 60 days.
A division bench of Justice Ranjan Gogoi and Justice Rohinton Fali Nariman was hearing the matter. The apex had last week deferred the hearing...
Want Better Relation With Pak, China Says Rajnath Singh; Tours Border Posts Near LoC
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September 21 , 2015 , 08:13 IST
Union Home Minister Rajnath Singh arrived here on Monday on a three-day visit to Jammu and Kashmir.
Singh is visiting the state to take stock of the situation on the international border in the Jammu region and the line of actual control between India and China in the Ladakh region of the state.
The minister landed at the technical area of Jammu airport in a BSF plane around 9 a.m.
Besides senior officers of the home ministry, Singh is accompanied by Director General BSF D.K. Pathak and DG ITBP Krishna Chaudhary.
Immediately after his arrival here, Singh left for the Samba border district where he inaugurated an ITPB complex and also take a first hand account of the latest situation on the international border.
"India wants better relations with Pakistan and China. We have always extended a hand of friendship, Pakistan should reciprocate and take steps to improve the relationship," said Home Minister Rajnath Singh.
The central government has decided to deploy ITBP to augment the strength of the BSF on and near the international border to check cross-border infiltration and address the issue of frequent ceasefire violations on the border by Pakistan.
Singh will fly to Leh town in the afternoon to review the situation on the line of actual control.