PKL: UP play 25-25 draw with Thalaivas

Panchkula, Dec 15: UP Yoddha and Tamil Thalaivas played out a thrilling 25-25 tie in a tense encounter of Pro Kabaddi League (PKL) here on Saturday.Prashanth Kumar Rai's successful raid in the last minute clinched the tie for UP…

Boxer Saroj advances at junior nationals

Chandigarh, Dec 15: Punjabs Ekta Saroj defeated Tanisha Chawan of Goa 5:0 to move into the next round of the Junior National Boxing Championships at the University Hall here on Saturday.In the second round of the 48 kg bout, Saroj served a…

Sabarimala darshan denied to 4 transgenders

Kottayam, (Kerala) Dec 16 (IANS) The Kerala Police on Sunday denied entry to four transgenders who came for a darshan to the Sabarimala temple.Speaking to the media here, Ananya, one of the four, said that they were subjected to ridicule,…

Srinagar records season’s coldest night

Srinagar, Dec 16 (IANS) Srinagar on Sunday recorded the season's coldest night at minus 5.6 degrees Celsius, the weather office said.A thin crust of frozen water covered many places inside the Dal Lake in the city. Residents were seen…

Voting underway for Haryana municipal polls

Chandigarh, Dec 16 (IANS) Voting was underway on Sunday for five municipal corporations and committees in Haryana.Only a few voters were seen at polling stations due to the cold weather. Voting started at 7.30 a.m. and will continue till…

Batra slams head coach Harendra

Bhubaneswar, Dec 15: Head coach Harendra Singhs criticism of the referees decision in Indias 1-2 loss to the Netherlands in the World Cup quarter-final didnt go down too well with International Hockey Federation (FIH) President Narinder…