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After a gap of over 15 years, Madhya Pradesh is likely to witness student union polls in September-October. The Kamal Nath-led state government is keen to hold the polls in around 1,300 universities across the state.

Boris Becker to coach German team at ATP Cup Aug 31 2019

Germany tennis legend Boris Becker has confirmed that he will coach the German team at the inaugural ATP Cup tournament next year in Australia.

Australia's Great Barrier Reef In 'Very Poor' Condition: Agency Aug 31 2019

Australia’s Great Barrier Reef is in very poor condition because of climate change, over fishing and land clearing, a state agency said on Friday, as it downgraded the reef’s status to the lowest level, which could jeopardise its World Heritage status.

Ratul Puri's ED custody extended by 4 more days Aug 31 2019

A Delhi court on Friday extended the ED custody of businessman Ratul Puri for four more days in a money laundering case related to a bank fraud connected to his company Moser Baer India Limited (MBIL).

Probe into Kanshi Ram's death 'obsolete': BSP Aug 31 2019

The Bahujan Samaj Party (BSP) on Friday termed Uttar Pradesh Minister Giriraj Singh Dharmesh's demand for a CBI inquiry into the death of party founder Kanshi Ram as "irreverent and obsolete".

Shastri & Co have coaches' day out at Bob Marley Museum Aug 31 2019

Team India head coach Ravi Shastri, along with his bowling coach Bharat Arun and fielding coach R. Sridhar, recently paid a visit to music legend and reggae star Bob Marley's Museum in Jamaica.

Warrant issued against Renuka Chowdhury in cheating case Aug 30 2019

A court in Telangana on Friday issued a non-bailable warrant against senior Congress leader and former Union Minister Renuka Chowdhury.

India's fiscal deficit crosses 77% of budgeted target in first four months of 2019-20 Aug 30 2019

India's fiscal deficit in the four months through July stood at 5.48 trillion rupees ($76.65 billion), or 77.8% of the budgeted target for the current fiscal year, government data showed on Friday.

Tharoor accepts Modi's language challenge Aug 30 2019

Senior Congress leader Shashi Tharoor accepted Prime Minister Narendra Modi's language challenge and tweeted the word "bahuvachanam", which means pluralism in Malayalam.