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He strode officialdom like a Colossus

Naresh Chandra -- distinguished civil servant and diplomat -- passed into the ages on Sunday, July 9.Ambassador T P Sreenivasan salutes a patriot like none other. IMAGE: Naresh Chandra, presents......

Amul Thapar becomes second Indian-American judge of US Court of Appeals

The United States Senate has confirmed Indian-American Judge Amul Thapar to a key judicial position on the powerful US court of appeals. The first Indian-American to be nominated by US President......

India protests as Canada denies entry to ex-CRPF IG citing 'rights violation'

A retired inspector general of the Central Reserve Police Force was denied entry into Canada with airport authorities saying he served in an organisation that allegedly engaged in......

ICJ to hear India's plea against Jadhav's sentence tomorrow

The International Court of Justice was last a battleground for India and Pakistan nearly 18 years ago when Islamabad sought its intervention over the shooting down of its naval aircraft. On......

In photos: Canada's first Sikh defence minister returns to India

Harjit Singh Sajjan is the first Sikh to hold the top defence job in a foreign land.And this, says Monali Sarkar, is his first official trip to the country of his birth. Photograph: Kind courtesy......

Will India gain if UK leaves European Union? Most unlikely

Minister of state in the Foreign and Commonwealth office in charge of India Hugo Swire said Brexit camp's claim that an exit from the EU would enable greater freedom of entry into the UK for......

What a weakened May means for Indians' business visas to UK

On issues like the extradition of tycoon Vijay Mallya, which was already proceeding slowly, further delays should be expected, says Aditi Phadnis. With a hung Parliament that will make UK Prime......

Adani's coal project in Australia moves ahead with final okay

Adani Group Chairman Gautam Adani on Tuesday gave his final investment approval for the Indian conglomerate's controversy-hit 21.7 billion dollars coal mine project in Australia which had hit......

Don't the babus need a phoren summer break?

Codgers on holiday in rising India! Growing foreign travel is one sign of the radical change in rising India’s vacation dynamic. Illustration: Uttam Ghosh/Rediff.com. As scorching......

Mallya consults 'formidable' lawyer to defend him

Award-winning lawyer, Claire Montgomery, the Queen’s Counsel, is likely to fight the Indian government’s attempt to extradite him to India. Beleaguered Indian businessman Vijay Mallya......

'I still cry every time I watch Dangal's climax'

'When you are half decent looking, you want to look like yourself, especially in your first project. But it was important to do justice to the role, especially when it is such a big project.' ......

CWG: Two Indian officials arrested for assault in Glasgow

In a massive embarrassment for India, two senior officials of the India commonwealth Games contingent were arrested by the police in Glasgow on Saturday. IOA Secretary General Rajeev Mehta and an......

'Teenager Malaika has potential to win more medals'

Olympic Gold Quest's chief executive officer Viren Rasquinha hailed 16-year-old Malaika Goel on her silver medal at the Commonwealth Games in Glasgow and believes the youngster has the potential to......

Sports Shorts: Tomic boasts of 'amazing' achievements; Spieth wins

A summary of sports events and sports persons, who made news on Monday IMAGE: Bernard Tomic said he felt 'trapped' in the sport and had no regrets about his Wimbledon admission of being 'bored'.......

Prannoy clinches US Open title

IMAGE: India’s HS Prannoy celebrates. Photograph: Twitter HS Prannoy notched up a thrilling three-game win over Commonwealth Games champion Parupalli Kashyap in an all-Indian final to clinch......

Mary Kom denies deriding remarks against fellow boxers

Olympic bronze-medallist and five-time world champion M C Mary Kom on Sunday denied reports that she made disparaging remarks against fellow male boxers like Shiva Thapa and Manoj Kumar during a......
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Making her presence felt

Manika Batra is consistently making her presence felt on the table tennis circuit. The 22-year-old represented the country in the Rio Olympics and... ...

http://www.deccanherald.com/content/624537/making-her-presence-felt.html
Tomic boasts of 'amazing' achievements; Spieth wins

A summary of sports events and sports persons, who made news on Monday IMAGE: Bernard Tomic said he felt 'trapped' in the sport and had no regrets... ...

http://www.rediff.com/sports/report/sports-shorts-tomic-boasts-of-amazing-achievements-spieth-wins/20170724.htm
Sachin Siwach clinches gold in boxing; India finish 7th with 11 medals

World youth champion Sachin Siwach was the lone Indian boxer to clinch a gold medal at the Commonwealth Youth Games in Bahamas. Siwach, who won a... ...

http://www.dnaindia.com/sports/report-youth-cwg-sachin-siwach-clinches-gold-in-boxing-india-finish-7th-with-11-medals-2512540
Delhi court

A court here on Monday ordered that charges be framed against six former Commonwealth Games (CWG) Organising Committee members and three others in... ...

http://www.prokerala.com/news/articles/a759201.html
HS Prannoy beats Parupalli Kashyap to become first Indian to win the title

HS Prannoy notched up a thrilling three-game win over Commonwealth Games champion Parupalli Kashyap in an all-Indian final to clinch the $120,000... ...

http://www.firstpost.com/sports/us-open-gpg-hs-prannoy-beats-parupalli-kashyap-to-become-first-indian-to-win-the-title-3848771.html

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