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22 July, 2018 9:43 AM Bangladesh Crackdown To Boost Ailing Test Squad

Bangladesh plans to crack down on players who use "pretexts" to avoid playing domestic first-class cricket in an effort to boost its woeful Test squad. Bangladesh plans to crack down on players who use "pretexts" to avoid playing domestic first-class cricket in an effort to boost its woeful Test squad, an official said Sunday. Bangladesh have won just 10 out of 108 games 40

21 July, 2018 10:00 PM Delhi Police To Have Bicycle Patrols For Parks, Narrow Lanes

With serious crimes being reported from parks and narrow lanes in national capital, the Delhi Police on Saturday came up with bicycle patrols for quick and effective surveillance of these and other congested areas. According to police, the initiative was taken as a number of serious crimes such as rape, molestation and murder occurred in different parks 41

21 July, 2018 4:01 PM Only Royal Bengal Tiger At Tripura Zoo Dies

Named Dipu, the tiger had been ill for the last six months. The only Royal Bengal Tiger in a Tripura zoo has died, officials said today. Named Dipu, the tiger died in the zoo on Friday of old age, zoo director Naresh Jamatiya told reporters. The zoo is located in Sipahijala sanctuary, which is about 18 kilometers from Agartala. The Wild Life Warden of the sanctuary 40

21 July, 2018 12:28 PM Iran leader backs suggestion to block Gulf oil exports if own sales stopped

"Ayatollah Ali Khamenei said remarks by the president ... that 'if Iran's oil is not exported, no regional country's oil will be exported,' were important remarks that reflect the policy and the approach of (Iran's) system," Khamenei's website said. Iran's supreme leader on Saturday backed President Hassan Rouhani's suggestion that Iran may block Gulf oil exports 39

21 July, 2018 12:05 PM Only Royal Bengal Tiger in Tripura's zoo dies

The only Royal Bengal Tiger in Tripuras zoo has died, officials said today. The tiger named Dipu died in the zoo yesterday because of 'old age', zoo director Naresh Jamatiya told reporters. The Wild Life Warden of the sanctuary, Anjan Sen said the tiger was ailing for about last six months and was on oral rehydration for last fortnight. When contacted 34

21 July, 2018 8:08 AM Police Constable Abducted From Home By Terrorists In South Kashmir's Kulgam

A Jammu and Kashmir police constable has been abducted by terrorists from his home in south Kashmir's Kulgam district. The constable, who was undergoing training in Kathua in Jammu, was abducted last night, say sources. He was currently on leave. A manhunt has been launched by security officials to trace the abducted policeman. The incident comes a month 45

20 July, 2018 5:49 PM Four Killed As Israel Strikes Targets "Throughout Gaza"

Israeli aircraft and tanks hit targets across the Gaza Strip Friday after shots were fired at troops on the border, the army said, with Hamas reporting three members of its military wing killed. A fourth Palestinian was shot dead during protests along the frontier with Israel, Gaza's health ministry said. The flare-up is the latest in months of tensions 38

20 July, 2018 4:50 PM TaxiBot to help Delhi airport save fuel and reduce emissions

DIAL’s airport operator said that the performance would be assessed for large-scale implementation after its trial period of 3 months. Pilot-controlled, semi-robotic tow vehicle TaxiBot will now be introduced at Indira Gandhi International (IGI) airport, in a bit to reduce fuel consumption and emissions. TaxiBot is used to transport airlines to the runway 35

19 July, 2018 4:18 PM Air India needs Rs 2,121 crore for employee salary payouts

Air India has requested the government to release funds to the tune of Rs 2,121 crore for salary payouts of its employees. "Air India was made to buy planes worth Rs 50,000 crore (in 2005-06) and once that expenses were put on us we were assured equity infusion. Now with AI not getting sold off, the infusion must restart. The airline has to pay annual 69

19 July, 2018 10:50 AM We're at war with China, says Donald Trump's former adviser Steve Bannon

Steve Bannon, former adviser to US President Donald Trump, said on Wednesday that "We're at war with China, we're winning". Bannon was speaking at CNBC's Delivering Alpha event. Bannon was the adviser to Trump for implementing his nationalist agenda. The proposed policies like cracking down on illegal immigration into the US, introducing tariffs on China 53