New York, Jan 3 (IANS) United States President Donald Trump has stirred a diplomatic tempest by ridiculing India’s development efforts in Afghanistan and sources in New Delhi have rejected the volatile remarks by pointing out the importance of nation-building in the war-torn nation and asserting that it provides troops only for United Nations operations.
Mumbai, Jan 3: Gujarat Fortunegiants overcame a late resurgence from UP Yoddhas to beat them 38-31 in the second qualifier on Thursday and make it to their second consecutive Pro Kabaddi League (PKL) final where they face the Bengaluru Bulls here on Saturday.
Imphal, Jan 3: The 12th I-League edition will resume after a short break with Manipuri side Neroca FC, currently second on the points table, taking on bottom-placed Shillong Lajong in a return leg clash at the Khuman Lampak stadium here on Friday.
Madrid, Jan 3: Real Madrid president Florentino Perez on Thursday stressed that the hunger for success is one of the distinguished characteristics of the Spanish giants.
Paris, Jan 3: French Division 1 Feminine side Paris Saint-Germain on Thursday announced the arrival of the Danish forward Nadia Nadim, who joined from Manchester City through to June 30, 2019.
Kolkata, Jan 3: Delhi’s Ragini Navet shot a hole-in-one to edge past Srinjini Mukherjee and clinch the girls 12-14 years section in the Kolkata leg of the US Kids Golf India Tour 2018-19 at Tollygunge Club here on Thursday.
Madrid, Jan 3: Atletico Madrid on Thursday continued its preparations ahead of its first game of 2019, a La Liga match against Sevilla.
Kabul, Jan 3 (IANS) A court here has convicted three men for the murder of a BBC journalist who was shot dead in Afghanistan’s Khost province in April last year, officials said on Thursday.
Perth, Jan 3: Roger Federer on Thursday sent Switzerland into the Hopman Cup final for the second consecutive year after prevailing over Greece’s Stefanos Tsitsipas 7-6(5), 7-6(4).
Riyadh, Jan 3 (IANS) Saudi prosecutors sought the death penalty for five of the 11 suspects accused of murdering journalist Jamal Khashoggi as their trial began here on Thursday, the state media reported.