Great India Drive
Sindhu starts with win

Sindhu starts with win

Wednesday, 16 October 2019 | PTI | Odense

World Champion P V Sindhu made an impressive start to her campaign at the Denmark Open, claiming a straight-game win over Indonesia’s Gregoria Mariska Tunjung in the women’s singles competition here on Tuesday. Fifth seed Sindhu, who had made early exits in China and Korea, got back her bearing as she...

ISL to be India’s top tier league

Tuesday, 15 October 2019 | PTI | New Delhi

Indian Super League (ISL) will replace the I-League as the top-tier competition in the country after the stakeholders agreed to a proposal of the Asian Football Confederation (AFC), ending the long-drawn and contentious restructuring process. In a meeting at the AFC headquarters in Kuala Lumpur, the I-League and ISL clubs agreed...

Win against India will change B’desh football: Jamal

Tuesday, 15 October 2019 | PTI | Kolkata

Bangladesh captain Jamal Bhuyan on Monday said his team is relishing the challenge of producing an upset win against favourites India, something which will give a big boost to the sport in the cricket-crazy country. “If we win something will change in Bangladesh football. India have big companies supporting the sport...

Bulls, Mumba in semis

Tuesday, 15 October 2019 | PTI | Ahmedabad

Pawan Sehrawat did the star turn as defending champions Bengaluru Bulls outwitted UP Yoddha 48-45 in the first eliminator to qualify for the semifinals of the Pro Kabaddi League season seven here on Monday. Star raider Pawan secured 20 raid points as the Bulls fought their way back in front of...

Poland, Russia reach Euro 2020

Tuesday, 15 October 2019 | AFP | Paris

Poland and Russia secured their places at Euro 2020 on Sunday with victories over North Macedonia and Cyprus respectively, while Germany and the Netherlands boosted their hopes of reaching the finals. Russia eased to a 5-0 thrashing of 10-man Cyprus, with Poland joining them, Belgium and Italy in qualifying this week...

Sindhu out to break title duck

Tuesday, 15 October 2019 | PTI | Odense

World Champion P V Sindhu will look to shake off her indifferent form and regain touch when she competes at the $775,000 Denmark Open from today. After claiming the World title in August, Sindhu endured surprise first and second round exits at the China Open and Korea Open last month, respectively. World...


Tuesday, 15 October 2019 | Agencies

Delhi beat Punjab by 5 runs Vadodara: Lalit Yadav led the lower middle-order fightback with an unbeaten half-century before spinners joined the party as Delhi managed to upstage Punjab by five runs in a group B match of the Vijay Hazare. Coming into bat at 115 for five, Yadav emerged as...

Federer to play in Tokyo Olympics

Tuesday, 15 October 2019 | AFP | Paris

Roger Federer announced Monday he will compete at next year’s Tokyo Olympics in a bid to claim the men’s singles Gold medal, the only major prize he has yet to win. “I’ve been debating with my team for a few weeks now, months actually, what I should do in the summer...

State Editions

Civic bodies issue 566 challans, slap Rs 27L fine on violators

19 October 2019 | Staff Reporter | Delhi

Bizman gets ransom call from convict in G’gram

19 October 2019 | Staff Reporter | Delhi

Teachers learn self-defence technique

19 October 2019 | Staff Reporter | Delhi

Air remains very poor 5th day in row

19 October 2019 | Staff Reporter | Delhi

AAP welcomes Centre’s Ravidas temple move

19 October 2019 | Staff Reporter | Delhi

Sunday Edition

The French Bulldozer

13 October 2019 | Miniya Chatterji | Agenda

the power of Forgiveness

13 October 2019 | Swami Mukundananda | Agenda

Yoga and mindfulness

13 October 2019 | Jacqualine Tara Herron | Agenda

Attention feels good

13 October 2019 | Ajit Kumar Bishnoi | Agenda

Astroturf | Check your child’s behaviour early

13 October 2019 | Bharat Bhushan Padmadeo | Agenda

It’s a fine job

13 October 2019 | MUSBA HASHMI | Sunday Pioneer