The World should know J&K is an integral part of India; “Kashmiriyat” and Majoritarianism don’t go together

Lalit Shastri Al Jazeera, on the occasion of Eid on Monday, 12 August 2019, went all out with its tirade against India by questioning the “security related restrictions” in Kashmir and turning a blind eye to the fact that the prohibitive orders are not against the people of Jammu & Kashmir (J&K) but aimed at

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Rampaging Chennai Lions dethrone Dabang Delhi to become new Ultimate Table Tennis champions

Harpal Singh Bedi New Delhi:  Rampaging , Chennai Lions reduced the final to virtual no  contest as they hammered  defending champion Dabang Delhi  8-1 to win  the Ultimate Table Tennis crown here on Sunday. In front of a packed house, the Sharath Kamal-spearheaded Lions dethroned   Dabang Delhi to bring  down the curtain on the third edition

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Volleyball: India go down to Chinese 1-3,finish runners up at the Asian U23 Championship

Harpal Singh Bedi New Delhi: India’s winning spree came to an end as they lost to  Chinese Taipei  1-3  (25-21, 25-20, 19-25, 25-23) in the  final of the Asian  U23 Volleyball Championship in Nay Pyi Taw, Myanmar on Sunday.  Though India put up a good fight  they failed to reproduce the form they displayed in quarter and

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Chetan Shivram shows nerves of steel, wins Rally of Coimbatore

Newsroom24x7 Network Coimbatore, 11 August: Team Akshara’s Chetan Shivram rode on his overnight lead to emerge triumphant in the Rally of Coimbatore, Round 2 of the Champions Yacht Club FMSCI Indian National Rally Championship  here on Sunday. Going into the second and final day with a mere four second lead over Suhem Kabeer (Privateer) and a

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Badminton: Samiya Imad Farooqui leads the charge as Indians bag six medals including three gold at Bulgarian International

Tanisha Crasto won gold medal in the girls' doubles category in Bulgarian Junior International Championships

Harpal Singh Bedi New Delhi,  11 August : Samiya Imad Farooqui led the charge as  Indian juniors bagged  three gold, one silver and two bronze medals at the Bulgarian  International Badminton  Championships  in Pazardzhik, Bulgaria on Sunday.   Samiya captured the girls’ singles gold as Indians created multiple upsets with the girls’ doubles pair of Tanisha Crasto and Aditi Bhatt

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Nation remembers Khudiram Bose

Newsroom24x7 Network New Delhi: The nation today, 11 August 2019, on the death anniversary of Khudiram Bose pays homage to the revolutionary freedom fighter who laid down his life on the alter of the Freedom struggle against British rule. Khudiram, along with Prafulla Chaki, had attempted to assassinate a British judge by bombing his carriage.

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The first transport Museum of India

Newsroom24x7 Network Gurgaon: The Heritage Transport Museum at Gurgaon, the first private museum of its scale in India, showcases the evolution of transportation in the country The Museum website rightly says that the museum is a benchmark in interpretation, exhibition and in communication. It was conceived to document, exhibit, educate and disseminate information about transportation

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Chennai Lions pip Goa Challenger in a thriller to set up title clash with Dabang Delhi in UTT

Harpal Singh Bedi New Delhi: Riding on  Sharath Kamal’s heroics, Chennai Lions  snatched victory from jaws of defeats as they piped Goa Challengers 8-7 to set up title clash  with Dabang Delhi in  the Ultimate Table Tennis here on Saturday.Former Commonwealth Games gold medalist  Sharath, l showed no sign of panic despite the 1-5 deficit  and  collected three

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Hockey India shortlists 33 players for Junior National Coaching Camp

Harpal Singh Bedi  Harpal Singh Bedi New Delhi, 10 August : Hockey India on Saturday shortlisted  33  probables for the  Junior  National Coaching Camp scheduled to begin on Monday, 12th August  at the Sports Authority of India, Bengaluru Campus.  The camp will be held for   close to three weeks, and will conclude on 31st August . The  probables will be

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Volleyball: India trash Pakistan to set up title clash with Chinese Taipei in Asian U-23 Championship

 Harpal Singh Bedi New Delhi: India  staged a fine rally  to spike out Pakistan 3-1  and set up a title clash with Chinese Taipei in the  Asian  U23 Volleyball Championship in Naypyitaw,  Myanmar on Saturday  and in the process  also secured a place in the FIVB U23 World  Championships.  Earlier in the first semifinal , Chinese Taipei 

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Motor Sport: Chetan Shivram takes pole position after Day 1 in Rally of Coimbatore

Coimbatore,  10 August  – On a day full of surprises, INRC 3’s Chetan Shivram of Akshara Racing jumped into the early lead in the Rally of Coimbatore, Round 2 of the Champions Yacht Club FMSCI Indian National Rally Championship, here on Saturday. Chetan and his brother co-driver Dilip Sharan were most comfortable in the treacherous terrain,

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Indian National Congress: Rahul leaves but a Gandhi still leads

Newsroom24x7 Network New Delhi: Sonia Gandhi, 20-months after she demitted office paving the way for her son Rahul Gandhi to head the Indian National Congress, was on Saturday, 10 August 2019, named interim Congress president. The announcement came on Saturday night after the Congress Working Committee, which met for the second time in quick succession

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“Man vs Wild” & “India for Beginners”

Newsroom24x7 Network The plot of the “Man vs Wild” episode of Discovery Channel, featuring Indian Prime Minister Narendra Modi, from its sneak peak, appears so close and similar to that of the Belgian TV documentary on environment and forest shot in the jungles of Hoshangabad in central India about 10 years ago for the popular

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State Wildlife Board: Madhya Pradesh Government is in the dock and has a lot to answer

Newsroom24x7 network Bhopal: The reconstitued Madhya Pradesh State Wildlife Board, notified on 3 August 2019, is in the midst of a raging controversy at the very outset as there is no dearth of charges regarding flouting of mandatory requirements when it comes to the nomination of members to this high powered body under the Wildlife

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