Play mind games: Amit Dahiya's advice for Ravi Dahiya
Ravi Dahiya became only the second Indian wrestler to qualify for the final at Olympics. Before Ravi, Sushil Kumar, who has bronze and silver medals to his name at the Olympics, was the only Indian to enter the final (2012). The two-time Olympic medallist entered the final of the 2012 London Games but had to settle for a silver.
To cut ballooning import bill, govt targets 3- fold increase in domestic palm oil output
The government has set the ambitious target for more than three-fold increase in domestic palm oil production, from the current 3 lakh tonnes to 11 lakh tonnes by 2025-26, to reduce India’s high dependence on import of edible oil. To accelerate production and cultivation of oil palm in the country, the government will now put special focus on the North East and Andaman and Nicobar Islands.
Saba shares an update on Sara's injury
Sara Ali Khan posted a video of hers on Instagram on Tuesday, informing fans that she had a bad nose injury. The actress delivered a ‘knock-knock’ joke while revealing her bandaged nose. And now Sara’s aunt Saba Ali Khan has shared an update about her health. Saba is an avid social media user and a user inquired about Sara’s health on her recent post about Taimur and Inaya.
1st Test: Bumrah stars as India bowl England out for 183 on Day 1
With the lights on, the conditions were tricky when Rohit Sharma and KL Rahul walked in. But over the next 13 overs, the openers gave the impression that they have come well prepared for the tour. They seemed to have a fair idea of where their offstump was and played out a difficult hour, giving India a strong platform to launch an attack to go 1-0 up.
Aamir to launch of new film policy in J&K
Bollywood dignitaries Aamir Khan, Rajkumar Hirand Mahaveer Jain will join Lieutenant Governor of Jammu and Kashmir Manoj Sinha in Srinagar on Thursday to launch a new film policy in order to make Kashmir a favourite shooting-friendly destination.
Kajol clarifies on Hirani’s next with SRK
Kajol and Shah Rukh Khan make for an evergreen Bollywood couple and fans are forever excited to watch the duo light up the silver screen with their romance. After numerous hits together, a recent report suggested that SRK and Kajol are set to reunite for maverick filmmaker Rajkumar Hirani’s next. However, speaking to a news portal, Kajol clarified that she has not been approached yet for the movie. The actress also revealed that she is reading and listening to scripts and virtually meeting people to hear ideas but has not yet signed on the dotted line for any project.
Javelin thrower Neeraj advances to final; Shivpal out
“First impression is the best impression,” is one of the messages that is drilled into young minds by parents and teachers alike. At the Olympic Stadium in Tokyo, on a warm Wednesday morning, it took India’s Neeraj Chopra less than a minute to make a big impression on the global audience as he advanced to the men’s javelin throw final with a fine 86.65m.
Mike Pompeo got $5,800 whisky gift from Japan, but where is it?
The US State Department said on Wednesday it's looking into the apparent disappearance of a nearly $6,000 bottle of whisky given more than two years ago to then-Secretary of State Mike Pompeo by the government of Japan. Pompeo knows nothing about the gift or an inquiry, a representative said.
After bronze, Lovlina Borgohain is boxing's new golden girl
It was a completely different Lovlina Borgohain from the one India witnessed on July 30 – the day she won her quarterfinal bout against Chinese Taipei’s Chen Nienchin to book a bronze medal for herself and the country. In the 69kg semifinal, the 23-year-old from Assam was up against top seed and reigning world champion Busenaz Surmeneli of Turkey.