Rio achievers, Gopichand get BMW cars in presence of Sachin Tendulkar

Gopi's ward Sindhu won the silver medal in women's singles badminton while wrestler Sakshi bagged bronze in women's freestyle 58 kilogram. He said that the aim of the task force would be to assess the performance of Indian sportspersons at the Ri... More..

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Channel highway reopens day after bridge collapse

The bridge came down between junctions three and four shortly after noon on Saturday. The accident happened just after midday and fix work is likely to see the motorway closed until well into tomorrow. "We we...More..

Olympic team touch down on home soil
by | Sunday, August 28, 2016

Olympic team touch down on home soil

The customised Boeing 747 with "victoRIOus" written on the side carries 320 athletes and support staff. The " Great Haul of China " in 2008 was seen as something of an aberration, 2012's success was surely al...More..

by | Sunday, August 28, 2016

Economic growth trimmed, consumer spending raised

The broad trend remains weak. Workers' wages in the second quarter were revised higher. Before-tax earnings at companies decreased 1.2 percent after rising 3.4 percent in the first three months of the year. To ...More..

Arrest made in killings of nuns
by | Sunday, August 28, 2016

Arrest made in killings of nuns

Mississippi Secretary of State Delbert Hosemann says the victims had been stabbed. "These were the two sweetest sisters you could imagine". They were skilled in stretching resources, and routinely produced ...More..

by | Sunday, August 28, 2016

Iowa landowners denied pipeline work delay

Construction on a four-state oil pipeline at a site in southern North Dakota near a Native American reservation has not yet resumed. Protesters near the Standing Rock Sioux Reservation have blocked a highwa...More..