Competition in India has increased, many juniors are doing well, says gold medalist Neeraj Chopra

By: Express News Service | New Delhi | Updated: September 23, 2018 7:21:23 am Asian Games gold medalist Neeraj Chopra hopes to breach the 90-m barrier next year, says ‘consistent’ performance has led international athletes to take him seriously, talks about avoiding pressure, negativity from social media and switching to non-vegetarian food, and admits he […]

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Day after injury on Jet flight, man plans complaint against airline

The loss of pressure was due to a manual glitch after the cabin crew did not put the bleed switch on to normalise pressure at higher altitude. By: Express News Service | Mumbai | Published: September 22, 2018 6:42:05 am A day after a Jet Airways flight to Jaipur returned to Mumbai to make an emergency landingt after […]

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Death toll reaches 136 in Tanzania ferry disaster with scores missing

In an address to the nation, President John Magufuli declared four days of mourning and warned against politicizing the disaster. By: Reuters | Dar Es Salaam | Published: September 22, 2018 12:04:30 am Rescuers in Tanzania have retrieved at least 136 bodies a day after a ferry sank on Lake Victoria, the top police official said, but scores […]

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Congo confirms Ebola case at Ugandan border

Uganda’s health ministry said on Thursday it was preparing to deploy vaccinations against the virus should it spread to its territory. By: Reuters | Goma | Published: September 21, 2018 9:47:26 pm Democratic Republic of Congo has confirmed a case of Ebola on its border with Uganda, a country so far clear of the deadly virus, authorities in […]

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Imran Khan can be face for peace or voice for hostility depending on Pakistan Army: Shashi Tharoor

Tharoor said the Army in Pakistan has ruled directly for 32 years and indirectly for the other 38 years. By: Reuters | New York | Published: September 21, 2018 2:19:10 pm Congress leader and author Shashi Tharoorsaid Pakistan Prime Minister Imran Khan has a “fairly clear level” of military backing and could be a “wonderful face” for peace or an “effective […]

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Sterling falls after EU warns UK of a no-deal Brexit

Sterling has lurched higher and lower on almost every Brexit headline in recent weeks, although Friday’s drop was relatively measured. By: Reuters | London | Published: September 21, 2018 4:11:10 pm The British pound fell from near two-month highs on Friday after European Union leaders warned Prime Minister Theresa May that they are ready for a no-deal Brexit […]

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Miffed Bajrang Punia meets Sports Minister, hopeful his case will be considered

By: PTI | Updated: September 21, 2018 12:16:12 pm Snubbed for the Rajiv Gandhi Khel Ratna award, star wrestler Bajrang Punia met Sports Minister Rajyavardhan Singh Rathore and said he has been assured that his case will be looked into. “I was supposed to meet the Minister today but suddenly we got a call last […]

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Apple iPhone XS has smaller battery size than iPhone X, confirms new teardown

By: Tech Desk | New Delhi | Published: September 21, 2018 12:55:54 pm Apple recently launched three new iPhones – iPhone XS, iPhone XS Max, and iPhone XR. The devices are set to go on sale in various parts of the world starting today, and we already have got a complete teardown of the new […]

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Higher Education takes steps to bridge gaps between the industry and the academia, as L&T signs an MoU with Parul University.

The ever-increasing gap between the industrial sectors and the higher education sector has resulted in limited opportunities for students during or after their academic career. As an act of bridging this gap, the city-based Parul University has taken up the role of establishing relations with various industrial organizations. In this regard, the University has signed […]

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Vadodara’s ‘bravest’ crocodile rescuer dies at 43

“He was a man of actual expertise. Apart from being an excellent rescuer of crocodiles, snakes and even leopards, he was an amazing demonstrator and trainer. He knew his work thoroughly,” said Aradhana Sahu, Conservator of Forest, Vadodara. By: Express News Service | Vadodara | Published: September 19, 2018 8:29:25 am Vadodara lost one of its bravest crocodile […]

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