Beijing quarantines returning residents as China struggles to pick up economy

[ People returning to the Chinese capital Beijing from extended holidays on Friday were ordered to undergo a 14-day self-quarantine to help prevent spread of the new coronavirus, as hard-hit Hubei province reported more than 2,400 new cases. The official Beijing Daily newspaper said people failing to obey would be punished but it was not […]

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Manchester City banned from Champions League for 2 seasons over ‘serious breaches’ of financial regulations

[ English Premier League champions Manchester City have also been fined 30 million euros ($33 million) in an investigation that was sparked by leaks showing City overstated sponsorship revenue. Manchester City said they would appeal against the sanctions (Reuters Photo) HIGHLIGHTS UEFA bans Manchester City for 2 seasons from Champions League City banned from playing […]

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Ranji Trophy: Arunachal’s Rahul Dalal falls short of VVS Laxman’s 20-year-old record

[ Ranji Trophy: Arunachal Pradesh’s Rahul Dalal is all set to emerge as the highest run-scorer in the ongoing tournament but was not able to go past VVS Laxman’s record of 1415 runs in a single season. VVS Laxman’s record of 1415 runs in a single Ranji Trophy season remains intact after Rahul Dalal was […]

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Aircel-Maxis cases: ED, CBI file status report of investigation

[ The probe agencies are investigating how Karti Chidambaram, son of Congress leader P Chidambaram, received clearance from the Foreign Investment Promotion Board (FIPB) for the Aircel-Maxis deal in 2006 when his father was the Union finance minister. P Chidambaram with son Karti. (File photo) The Enforcement Directorate and the CBI filed a status report […]

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Kejriwal vs Modi in 2024: Is AAP leader in a tearing hurry again?

[ People in Delhi are receiving a recorded phone call from Arvind Kejriwal, the Delhi chief minister who won his third term in an emphatic way. In the tele-monologue, Kejriwal spells out his vision about how Indian can progress and counts education and good governance among other things. This is in sync with the subtle […]

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Hunar Haat opens in Delhi

[ In a bid to provide international recognition to country’s traditional legacy of arts and crafts, Union Ministry of Minority Affairs has organised skill fare named ‘Hunar Haat’ in the lawn of India Gate on Thursday. Union Minister of Minority Affairs Mukhtar Abbas Naqvi (Photo: minorityaffairs.gov.in) In a bid to provide international recognition to country’s […]

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