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Himanta Biswa Sarma elected as BAC VP

Himanta Biswa Sarma elected as BAC VP

Himanta Biswa Sarma, the President of Badminton Association of India has been elected unanimously as the Vice President of Badminton Asia Confederation during the Annual General Meeting of the body at Bangkok on Thursday. This appointment is yet another proof of how India is perceived globally when it comes to growth of the sport and providing visionary leadership.

President addresses IISER convocation

President addresses IISER convocation

President Ram Nath Kovind on Sunday exhorted scientists and students to work towards finding solutions to challenges such as climate change and water scarcity, while underscoring that science and technology must continue to play a role in nation building. Kovind was addressing the 7th convocation of the Indian Institute of Science Education and Research in Mohali.

Will give a befitting reply to Naxals: Raman Singh

Will give a befitting reply to Naxals: Raman Singh

After six jawans were martyred in an IED attack by Naxals in Chhattisgarh's Dantewada district, Chhattisgarh Chief Minister Raman Singh has promised to retaliate and avenge the dastardly killings. "The Naxals try to stop development and target jawans. We will give a befitting reply to them," he said. The attack targeted a police vehicle near the Cholnar village.
Dhoni gifts signed bat to Srikanth

Dhoni gifts signed bat to Srikanth

Former India captain Mahendra Singh Dhoni, who is leading Chennai Super Kings (CSK) in the ongoing Indian Premier League (IPL) 2018, gave a pleasant surprise to ace India shuttler Kidambi Srikanth. The Hyderabad shuttler, who is a big MS Dhoni fan, he received a cricket bat signed by the former India captain from BCCI selection committee chairman MSK Prasad.