Geneva, July 18 (IANS) The International Federation of Gymnastics (FIG) voiced its concern on Monday regarding a possible blanket ban for Russia from its participation in the Olympic Games starting on August 5.
Monday, July 18, 2016 6:58:07 PM
Dubai, July 18 (IANS) Pakistan leg-spinner Yasir Shah has become the top ranked Test bowler after he starred in the 75-run victory over England in the first Test at Lord's.
Monday, July 18, 2016 6:38:04 PM
Kuwait City, July 17 (IANS) A second round of the UN-facilitated peace talks between Yemen's warring parties resumed in Kuwait after a two-week break, government officials said.
Sunday, July 17, 2016 8:28:04 AM
Dubai, July 15 (IANS/WAM) The inflation rate of Dubai has risen to 1.75 per cent in the first half of 2016 compared to the same period in 2015, according to a Dubai Statistics Centre report.
Friday, July 15, 2016 3:58:03 PM
Geneva, July 13 (IANS) The World Health Organization (WHO) has urged visitors during the Rio Olympics to get vaccinated especially against measles and rubella at least two weeks before traveling.
Wednesday, July 13, 2016 2:50:06 PM
Geneva, July 12 (IANS) A UN spokesperson on Tuesday expressed concern over the upsurge in violence in Syria's Aleppo and said it has blocked the only road providing access to some 300,000 civilians living in eastern parts of the war-torn city.
Tuesday, July 12, 2016 7:32:04 PM
Dubai, July 12 (IANS) With England taking on Pakistan and India locking horns with the West Indies, the International Cricket Council (ICC) Test rankings may be heading for some major changes in the near future.
Tuesday, July 12, 2016 5:48:03 PM
Geneva, July 11 (IANS) Russian tennis star Maria Sharapova's dreams of competing at next month's Rio Olympics were dashed after the Court of Arbitration for Sport (CAS) on Monday delayed the decision on her two-year doping ban to September 19.
Monday, July 11, 2016 5:04:03 PM
Riyadh, July 8 (IANS) Twelve Pakistanis and seven Saudis have been arrested for links to three bombings in Saudi Arabia, one of which killed four police officials, authorities said.
Friday, July 08, 2016 5:44:04 PM
Geneva, July 8 (IANS) The Executive Board of the International Olympic Committee (IOC) has requested an evaluation from its ethics commission concerning the participation of Russian runner Yulia Stepanova at the 2016 Olympics next month.
Friday, July 08, 2016 3:16:03 PM
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