Home / 2014 / August

Monthly Archives: August 2014

Saina, Srikanth win, Kashyap out

Copenhagen (PTI): London Olympics bronze medallist Saina Nehwal stormed into the third round of the World Badminton Championship with a commanding straight-game win over Natalia Perminova of Russia in women’s singles here on Tuesday. Saina, seeded seventh, took just 31 ...

Read More »

Passengers from Ebola-hit nations are healthy

Mumbai/ New Delhi (PTI): After undergoing a thorough screening process, 98 Indians, who arrived at Mumbai and Delhi airports from the Ebola-hit nations of Liberia and Nigeria on Tuesday, were termed “healthy” by the government. While 85 people— 66 from ...

Read More »

Mumbai’s Jewish Chabad House reopens

Mumbai (PTI): Nearly six years after it was left scarred and bloodied in the 26/11 Mumbai terror attacks that forced its closure, Jewish outreach centre Chabad House has sprung back to life. Twenty-five rabbis from across Asia, including Thailand, Singapore ...

Read More »

Rain ruins first one-day international

Bristol (PTI): The first ODI of the five-match series between India and England was today abandoned without a ball being bowled due to relentless rains and wet ground conditions here. At the Gloucester County Ground, the match officials decided to ...

Read More »