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24/7 helpline '181' for launched for women in Manipur

24/7 helpline '181' for launched for women in Manipur

  • The Biren Singh-led BJP Govt has launched a toll free 24/7 helpline number 181 for women in the state.
  • The helpline "181" was launched by State Minister for Social Welfare and Corporation Nemcha Kipgen.
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Mongolian boxing tournament: Devendro Singh, Ankush Dahiya in finals

Mongolian boxing tournament: Devendro Singh, Ankush Dahiya in finals

  • Commonwealth Games silver-medallist L Devendro Singh (52kg) advanced to the final along with Ankush Dahiya (60kg) at the Ulaanbaatar Cup in Mongolia.
  • Devendro defeated Mongolia's Gandulam Mungun-Erdene in a unanimous verdict.
  • Ankush, a former Asian youth silver-medallist, beat Russia's Radna Tsibikov in a split decision.
Paksitan security forces arrested over 60 terrorists

Paksitan security forces arrested over 60 terrorists

  • More than 60 terrorists were arrested by Pakistani security forces ahead of Eid in Punjab province.
  • The arrests were made over the past few days as part of Operation Radd-ul-Fasaad (elimination of discord).
  • Of them, 29 suspects were arrested in Faisalabad and Gujranwala.
Women's World Cup: India beat England by 35 runs

Women's World Cup: India beat England by 35 runs

  • India's women team defeated hosts England by 35 runs in their first match of the ICC Women's World Cup 2017 on Saturday.
  • England were all out for 246 in 47.3 overs.
  • Earlier, Smriti Mandhana's 90, combined with Punam Raut's 86 and Mithali Raj's 71 helped India post 281/3.
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