Ricky Ponting joins Australia’s interim coaching staff for T20 series against Sri Lanka
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Ricky Ponting joins Australia’s interim coaching staff for T20 series against Sri Lanka

Former  Australia captain Ricky Ponting will serve as an assistant coach for Australia during next month’s Twenty20 series against Sri Lanka. Ponting will work alongside Justin Langer, who will be the head coach for the three-match campaign, and Adelaide Strikers coach Jason Gillespie, who will also assist Langer …

New Schemes announced by PM Modi on New Year’s eve address
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New Schemes announced by PM Modi on New Year’s eve address

Prime Minister Narendra Modi announced on Saturday two new housing schemes benefiting the economically backward sections as well as financial aid for pregnant women. Wishing the nation a happy new year, Modi assured that his government’s efforts in 2017 would be to bring the banking system to normal at the …

Trump tweets: Happy New Year to ‘my enemies, who fought him and lost badly’
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Trump tweets: Happy New Year to ‘my enemies, who fought him and lost badly’

On New Year’s Eve, President – elect Donald Trump sent New Year’s greetings to his “many enemies” in a backhanded tweet Saturday in which he gloated over his political conquests. He posted: “Happy New Year to all, including to my many enemies and those who have fought me and lost so badly they just …

IIIT Allahabad notifies admissions for MBA courses
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IIIT Allahabad notifies admissions for MBA courses

The IIIT Allahabad released notification and invited online applications from the candidates to apply for the admissions to full-time Master of Business Administration (MBA) and dual degree i.e. MBA and Doctor of Philosophy (Ph. D). The candidates willing to apply can go through the instruction carefully and then …

Ronda Rousey’s UFC comeback loses in just 48 seconds
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Ronda Rousey’s UFC comeback loses in just 48 seconds

Rousey was stopped 48 seconds into her first fight in 13 months Friday night in Las Vegas, losing to bantamweight champion Amanda Nunes at UFC 207. Rousey (12-2) never managed to get her footing against Nunes (14-4), who rocked Rousey with her very first punches. Rousey showed little defensive acumen as she …

Angela Merkel says Germany is ‘stronger than terrorism’ in new year message
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Angela Merkel says Germany is ‘stronger than terrorism’ in new year message

German Chancellor Angela Merkel has warned in her new year’s address of the terrorist threat facing Germany, saying that her government will take whatever steps are necessary to ensure the country’s security. In her New Year’s speech, Chancellor Angela Merkel said that the past 12 months …

Israel issues warning against travel to India citing threat of attacks on tourist hotspots
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Israel issues warning against travel to India citing threat of attacks on tourist hotspots

Israel’s Counter-Terrorism Bureau on Friday issued a travel warning for India, saying there was an immediate threat of attacks at tourist hotspots in the country, particularly in the south-western region. The country’s anti-terrorism directorate also asked families in Israel to contact their relatives in India and …