Indian hockey goalkeeper PR Sreejesh slams IndiGo over extra charges

Olympic bronze medal-winning Indian hockey team goalkeeper PR Sreejesh on Friday posted a tweet in which he expressed his disappointment at IndiGo airlines for charging him extra for his “goalkeeper baggage”. The goalkeeper highlighted that the International Hockey Federation (FIH) allows him to carry a hockey stick which is over […]

Mizoram: Police seize contraband drugs worth more than Rs 84 crore in Champhai district

Police recovered and seized a large quantity of contraband drugs worth more than Rs 84 crore in Mizoram’s Champhai district, said Mizoram police. Police of Champhai district recovered and seized 28.250 kg (2,52,500 tablets) of methamphetamine valued at Rs 84 crore in the international market in the last 48 hours, added the police. A senior official of Mizoram police […]

Pakistan denies sending delegation to Israel

Pakistan’s Ministry of Foreign Affairs on Thursday rejected the notion of any official Pakistani delegation’s visit to Israel adding that the country’s position on the Palestinian issue was unchanged. The Foreign Office spokesperson, responding to media queries, said that the reported visit in question was organised by a foreign non-governmental […]

Congress urges spokespersons to refrain from commenting on party president candidates

With the nomination for the Congress president poll due in a day, the party has asked its spokespersons to refrain from making “unnecessary comments” on the probable candidates, said the sources on Friday. According to the sources, Congress General Secretary incharge of Communication department Jairam Ramesh has urged all the […]