BS Yediyurappa News: With B S Yediyurappa on board, BJP confident of smooth transition in Karnataka | India News

BS Yediyurappa News: With B S Yediyurappa on board, BJP confident of smooth transition in Karnataka | India News

NEW DELHI: While the resignation of B S Yediyurappa has the political circles speculating about the fallout in terms of how he has taken it and in the context of possible resentment among his fellow Lingayats, the BJP leadership is confident of managing the transition well. Party sources said the leadership had taken care to … Read more

India vs England: Ajinkya Rahane back in training session, chances of playing 1st Test increases | Cricket News

DURHAM: There is some good news in store for India’s Test team, currently training in Durham as vice-captain Ajinkya Rahane is showing signs of recovery from the hamstring niggle and has started practising ahead of the first Test against England starting in Nottingham from August 4. Rahane didn’t play India’s first-class game against Select County … Read more

India at Tokyo Olympics: Archers hit Korean wall, TT veteran Sharath Kamal advances, fencer Bhavani Devi makes a mark | Tokyo Olympics News

India at Tokyo Olympics: Archers hit Korean wall, TT veteran Sharath Kamal advances, fencer Bhavani Devi makes a mark | Tokyo Olympics News

TOKYO: Veteran paddler A Sharath Kamal turned back the clock to make the next round and fencer CA Bhavani Devi showed some spark in her debut but India’s Olympic campaign on Monday was littered with disappointments in archery, shooting, boxing and tennis. The 39-year-old Sharath defeated world bronze-medallist Tiago Polonia of Portugal, prevailing 2-11, 11-8, … Read more

Six Assam cops killed in border violence with Mizoram: CM Himanta Sarma | India News

Six Assam cops killed in border violence with Mizoram: CM Himanta Sarma | India News

NEW DELHI: As many as six Assam Police personnel were killed in firing by miscreants as violence along the Assam-Mizoram border spiralled out of control on Monday. “Six Assam Police personnel killed in firing by miscreants from Mizoram along inter-state border in Cachar district,” Assam chief minister Himanta Biswa Sarma said on Twitter after clashes … Read more

Poor execution costs India women; lose 0-2 to world no.3 Germany | Tokyo Olympics News

TOKYO: The Indian women’s hockey team fought valiantly but poor execution proved to be its undoing, leading to a 0-2 defeat at the hands of Germany, a second consecutive setback for the side at the Tokyo Olympics here on Monday. After the 1-5 drubbing at the hands of world no.1 Netherlands, the Indians lifted their … Read more

Assam Mizoram Border News: Amit Shah to Assam, Mizoram; ‘Resolve border dispute, maintain peace’ | India News

Assam Mizoram Border News: Amit Shah to Assam, Mizoram; 'Resolve border dispute, maintain peace' | India News

NEW DELHI: Union home minister Amit Shah has asked the chief ministers of Assam and Mizoram to find a solution to the border dispute, following which both the states have agreed to resolve the issue and maintain peace, according to sources. The situation along the Mizoram-Assam border has been on the boil since June-end when … Read more

In a first for India, sky-diving & cockpit flying for adventurers starts in Neemrana

In a first for India, sky-diving & cockpit flying for adventurers starts in Neemrana

NEW DELHI: The Zindagi Na Milegi Dobara trio of Hrithik, Farhan and Abhay will not have to go to faraway Spain if they plan a sequel to the movie with another sky-diving sequence in it. This aero sport is now in India with a desi company, Modair, claiming to start activities like adventure flying, cockpit … Read more

2nd T20l: Time for Sanju Samson to fire as India aim to wrap up series | Cricket News

2nd T20l: Time for Sanju Samson to fire as India aim to wrap up series | Cricket News

COLOMBO: The Indian team will want Sanju Samson to translate his phenomenal talent into consistent performances when they try to wrap up the T20 International series against Sri Lanka by winning the second match on Tuesday. Having beaten Sri Lanka hollow by 38 runs in the opening encounter, the Indians are unlikely to ring in … Read more

Coronavirus Briefing Newsletter – Times of India

Coronavirus Briefing Newsletter - Times of India

India’s health ministry on Monday confirmed 39,361 new cases and 416 fatalities, taking the total to 31,411,262 cases (411,189 active cases) and 420,967 fatalities. Worldwide: Over 194.83 million cases and 4,175,129 fatalities. Vaccination in India: 435,196,001 doses. Worldwide: Over 3.84 billion doses TODAY’S TAKE Why Covid’s climbing high-rises and giving slums a miss A majority … Read more

US overtakes India in Covid-19 cases amid pandemic of the unvaccinated

US overtakes India in Covid-19 cases amid pandemic of the unvaccinated

WASHINGTON: With Covid positive cases ticking past 52,000 per day, the United States has once again surpassed India (less than 40,000 cases per day as per official count) amid growing regret and recrimination among some anti-vaxxers but also continued resistance among diehards skeptics of the vaccine. Alarm bells are ringing again after a 170 per … Read more