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China: 5 year sentence for HK scribe
A Chinese court on Friday upheld a five-year prison term for Hong Kong journalist Ching Cheong on charges of spying for archrival Taiwan. Rejecting Ching's appeal, the Beijing Higher People's......
Harika loses first semi-final game in World women's chess
Grandmaster D Harika's title aspirations suffered a major blow as she lost to Antoaneta Stefanova of Bulgaria in the first game of the semi-final at World Women's chess championship in Khanty,......
Women's World Chess: Harika storms into last four
Grandmaster D Harika came up with a spectacular performance in the tiebreak games to beat Zhao Xue of China and enter the last four stage in the World Women chess championship in Khanty Mansiysk......
Harika to meet Zhao Xue in quarter-finals
Grandmaster D Harika will lock horns with Zhao Xue of China in the quarter-finals of the World Women's Chess Championship in Khanty Mansiysk, Russia. Having reached the last eight stage, Harika......
Humpy crashes out of World women's chess
Grandmaster Koneru Humpy, the highest rated player in the fray, crashed out of the World Women's Chess Championship after failing to capitalize on her chances against Natalia Zhukova of Ukraine in......
Humpy shocked by Zhukova at World women's chess
Top-rated Grandmaster Koneru Humpy suffered a shock defeat at the hands of Natalia Zhukova of Ukraine in the first game of the second round at the World Women's Chess Championship, in Khanty......
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