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Steve Smith returns to cricket with Canadian T20 league

Smith will be playing alongside other international stars such as Chris Gayle, Andre Russell and Shahid Afridi in the six-team tournament beginning June 28, organisers Cricket Canada said in a statement. The 28-year-old, who was suspended for 12 months in March for his role in the South African ball-tampering scandal …

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PM Modi visits Viswa Bharati University in West Bengal

The PM arrived in his chopper at Panagarh in Bardhaman West district around 10am and left for the convocation venue soon after. He was greeted with a bouquet of flowers by Chief Minister Mamata Banerjee on his arrival. Governor Keshari Nath Tripathi and senior leaders of West Bengal BJP unit …

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Blast at Indian restaurant in Canada; 15 injured

Three persons suffered “critical blast injuries” and were rushed to a Toronto trauma centre, CBC news reported. The incident took place at ‘Bombay Bhel’ restaurant at around 10:30 PM (local time yesterday) in the area of Hurontario Street and Eglinton Avenue East, Peel paramedics said. Police are calling it “suspicious” …

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PM Modi visits Shantiniketan in West Bengal

Prime Minister Narendra Modi will visit Jharkhand on Friday. He will lay the foundation stone of various projects of Central and state governments, including Ranchi City Gas Distribution Project, All India Institute of Medical Sciences in Deoghar, development of Deoghar Airport and revival of Sindri Fertilizer Project.  He will also …

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Serena, Venus get French Open doubles wildcard

They have won 14 Grand Slam doubles as a team but since their last win together in Paris they have only featured on two further occasions at the tournament, losing in the first round in 2013 and the third round in 2016. Serena, a three-time singles champion at the French …

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Priyanka Gandhi Playing A “Major Role” Within Party: Congress

NEW DELHI:  The Congress today said Priyanka Gandhi Vadra was playing a “major role” in many ways within the party and would continue to do so, but asserted that this should not be seen as an indication that she would contest elections. Congress spokesperson Abhishek Singhvi made the remarks while responding …

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N Korea says still open to talks with US

“The abrupt announcement of the cancellation of the meeting is unexpected for us and we cannot but find it extremely regrettable,” Kim Kye Gwan, North Korea’s First Vice Foreign Minister, said in a statement carried by the state-run KCNA news agency. “We again state to the US our willingness to …

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Rs. 17 Lakh Collected After Ticket-Checking Drive At Old Delhi Station

NEW DELHI:  The Delhi Division of Northern Railway conducted a ticket-checking drive today, collecting penalties amounting to more than Rs. 17.17 lakh, a statement from the zonal railway said. “The Delhi division has constantly been endeavouring to increase passenger revenue. A major reason for leakage in the railway revenue is ticket-less travel. A …

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PM Modi To Visit Indonesia And Singapore From May 29-June 2

NEW DELHI:  Prime Minister Narendra Modi will visit Indonesia and Singapore from May 29 to June 2 where he will hold bilateral talks with leaders of both the nations on key issues, including the defence sector, a Ministry of External Affairs official said. PM Modi is also likely to sign key …

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India, Nepal To Conduct 2-Week Long Military Exercise From May 30

NEW DELHI:  Armies of India and Nepal will carry out a two-week long military exercise from May 30 in Uttarakhand’s Pithoragarh region with an aim to deepen counter-terror cooperation. The Indian Army said the ‘Surya Kiran’ exercise is expected to enhance the level of defence cooperation between the two sides. It …

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Banks Unions Call For Strike For Two Days From May 30

Mumbai: Despite implementing ambitious government policies one after the other including demonetisation, jan dhan yojana, mudra yojana, and Atal Pension Yojana, the employees of various state-run banks were allegedly overlooked during the salary hikes offered by the IBA, a move that compelled them to call for a two-day strike starting May …

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PM Modi Says ‘Gram Swaraj Abhiyan’ A Success

NEW DELHI:  Ahead of his government’s fourth anniversary, Prime Minister Narendra Modi today highlighted the achievements of a programme to deliver services at the doorsteps of the rural populace, saying fruits of development have reached the poorest of the poor. In a series of tweets, he shared details of the ‘Gram …

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PM Modi Won’t Present Visva-Bharati Awards, Mamata Banerjee “Shocked”

SANTINIKETAN:  Prime Minister Narendra Modi will not confer the ‘Desikottam’, Visva-Bharati University’s highest award, during its convocation ceremony tomorrow due to paucity of time, an official said. The announcement, however, drew a sharp reaction from West Bengal Chief Minister Mamata Banerjee. Sabujkali Sen, officiating vice-chancellor of the university, said there were …

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