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15 February, 2018 5:13 PM Pranjala striving to make Asiad team

Working on her serve, groundstrokes Y. Pranjala, fresh from her maiden Fed Cup appearance where she partnered Rio Olympian Prarthana Thombare, says the next big goal is to make it to the Indian team for the Asian Games later this year. The 18-year-old, now taking part in an ITF tournament in Egypt, told The Hindu on Thursday that she aims to be in the top three 17

14 February, 2018 8:05 PM Goodbye to romance: Indonesian cities ban Valentine's Day

JAKARTA: Valentine`s Day was banned in some Indonesian cities Wednesday as police rounded up amorous couples, giving the official kiss-off to a tradition which critics say doesn`t deserve any love in the Muslim-majority nation. The prohibitions come amid concerns that traditionally tolerant Indonesia is taking a sharp fundamentalist turn, by pushing 31

14 February, 2018 6:12 PM Price fall puts pepper farmers in a crisis

They want the government to announce a floor price of ₹500 The falling prices of pepper has created a crisis in the farm sector with farmers finding it difficult to engage workers for harvesting. The price of pepper a kg in the local market on Wednesday was ₹380, which was ₹475 a month back. It reached the lowest level of the past six years on Wednesday 27

14 February, 2018 3:52 PM Six Indian boxers in final of Asian Games Test event

Meanwhile, four others settled for bronze medals to round off a reasonably good day for India in Jakarta. Jakarta: Six Indian boxers, including youth world champion Shashi Chopra (57kg), advanced to the finals while four others settled for bronze medals to round off a reasonably good day at the Asian Games Test event here. Shashi and Pavitra (60kg) advanced 22

12 February, 2018 2:26 PM 10 medals assured for India at Asian Games boxing Test event

Jakarta: India were assured of a staggering 10 boxing medals at the Asian Games Test event here after three fought their way into the semifinals while seven others got byes into the last-four stage. World youth champion Shashi Chopra (57kg), three-time King's Cup gold-medallist K Shyam Kumar (49kg) and Asian youth silver-medallist Ashish (64kg) advanced 33

12 February, 2018 5:28 AM CG Power Systems bags Rs 335 cr order from Indonesian firm

CG Power & Industrial Solutions Ltd today said its wholly-owned subsidiary has bagged an order worth Indonesian rupiah 744 billion (Rs 335 crore) from state utility PT PLN (Persero) for manufacturing and supply of 64 units of power transformers. "CG Power Systems Indonesia, a wholly-owned subsidiary of CG Power & Industrial Solutions Ltd, has bagged 41

9 February, 2018 3:08 PM India win 2 silver, 1 bronze at ITTF Oman Open

Muscat: India won two silver and a bronze medal at the ITTF Oman World Junior & Cadet Open Table Tennis Tournament here on Friday. Swastika Ghosh, who is supported by the Virat Kohli Foundation, teamed up with compatriot Varuni Jaiswal clinched the silver in sub-junior girls team after beating Syria. They, however, lost to China in the final at Sultan 42

9 February, 2018 7:00 AM Skulls in the mail: Indonesia foils artifact smuggling

Customs officials on the Indonesian tourist island of Bali said on Friday that they’ve foiled an attempt to mail 24 elaborately decorated human skulls to the Netherlands. The Customs Department said that cartons containing the skulls were intercepted on two separate dates in January. The skulls are believed to be culturally-significant artifacts from other 44

8 February, 2018 10:50 AM PV Sindhu wins but India lose to Japan, still progress to Badminton Asia Team Championship QFs

Indian women shuttlers advanced to the Badminton Asia Team Championship quarterfinals despite a 1-4 loss to Japan in which P V Sindhu notched up the country's only win on Thursday. Alor Setar (Malaysia): Indian women shuttlers advanced to the Badminton Asia Team Championship quarterfinals despite a 1-4 loss to Japan in which PV Sindhu notched up the country's 36

2 February, 2018 8:30 AM AirAsia CEO says looking at Boeing 787 for AirAsia X fleet growth

Budget airline group AirAsia is looking at buying Boeing 787s to expand the fleet of its long-haul arm AirAsia X, Chief Executive Tony Fernandes said on Friday. "AirAsia X will need more planes. We are now looking at (Airbus) 330 (and) 350s, (Boeing) 787," Fernandes told reporters on the sidelines of a business forum in Manila. The AirAsia group, which 66