Friday, 21 January, 2022


Dominant India waste chances galore to play out goal-less draw with Iran

Navi Mumbai, Jan 20 (PTI) The Indian women's team wasted innumerable chances in a completely dominating performance as Iran held them to a...

State gears up to host 2022 Odisha Open international badminton tournament

Bhubaneswar, Jan 20 (PTI) The state government has geared up to host 2022 Odisha Open, the inaugural edition of a BWF international badminton...

COVID IMPACT: Friday’s ISL game between Mumbai and Jamshedpur postponed

Bambolim, Jan 20 (PTI) The Indian Super League match between Jamshedpur FC and Mumbai City FC, scheduled for Friday, has been postponed as...

BCCI Central Contracts: Will Rahane-Pujara duo retain Grade A retainership? Rahul, Pant eye promotion to A+

New Delhi, Jan 20 (PTI) Veteran batters Cheteshwar Pujara and Ajinkya Rahane's position in group A of the BCCI central contracts could be...

Japan open women’s Asian Cup title defence against Myanmar without COVID-infected star striker

Pune, Jan 20 (PTI) With a host of quality players in their ranks, two-time defending champions Japan would look for all the points...

Sindhu, Prannoy enter Syed Modi quarterfinals

Lucknow, Jan 20 (PTI) Two-time Olympic medallist PV Sindhu hardly broke any sweat but HS Prannoy had to toil hard as the two...

Rohit, Pant and Ashwin feature in ICC’s ‘Test Team of Year’ but no Indian in ODI XI

Dubai, Jan 20 (PTI) The flamboyant Rohit Sharma featured as opener, Rishabh Pant as wicketkeeper and R Ashwin as the lone specialist spinner...

Sindhu eases into Syed Modi quarterfinals

Lucknow, Jan 20 (PTI) Two-time Olympic medallist PV Sindhu stormed into the women's singles quarterfinals of the Syed Modi International badminton tournament after...

ICC ODI men’s Team of The Year: After T20s, no Indians in this one too

Dubai, Jan 20 (PTI) After going unrepresented in the ICC's men's 'T20 Team of the Year' due to a disastrous World Cup campaign...

2nd ODI vs SA: Rahul’s India aims at improved batting show with series on line

Paarl (South Africa), Jan 20 (PTI) KL Rahul will have to show drastically improved leadership acumen when he leads India against a buoyant...

On Camera


Army chief General M.M. Naravane

Gen Naravane’s legacy can only be understood over time. But it’s altered LAC dynamics forever

Gen Naravane is both a dove and a hawk, depending on the issue. This was because, at the end of the day, he was, and is, a “quintessential Army man”.
Representational image of a jewellery store | ANI

India Jewellery Park to be set up in Mumbai, aims to attract Rs 20,000 crore investment

The Gem & Jewellery Export Promotion Council and Maharashtra Industrial Development Corporation have signed a draft agreement granting possession of a plot for setting up the park.


Foreign secretary Harsh Vardhan Shringla meets German Navy chief Vice Admiral Kay-Achim Schönbach on 20 January. | Twitter | @MEAIndia

New chapter in ties as Indian foreign secy meets Germany navy chief, warship ‘Bayern’ visits

With Germany identifying India as one of the key partners in its Indo-Pacific policy, a German frigate entered Indian waters for a port call in Mumbai, in a major signal to China.
Illustration by Soham Sen | ThePrint

Read my lips, I’m hurting, says Pakistan’s National Security Policy. What it means for India

The new policy is mostly chaff, but it reveals the most inward-looking Pakistan in 3 decades. It needs breathing space, and is realising loss of stature and friendship with US.