YMCA

  • Dutch national found dead in Delhi hostel June 23, 2010

    New Delhi: A 51yearold Dutch national was found dead in a tourist hostel in the city this morning, police said. The deceased identified as Albertis Gritargan had checked into the YMCA hostel on June 11. After taking his breakfast on Monday, he had locked the door from inside, putting a 'do...
  • Downturn benefits? Army has richer haul of candidates June 15, 2009

    New Delhi: Recession has suddenly made the Indian Armed Forces an attractive opportunity. Only till recently, the armed forces had lost its sheen as a career option. Now training academies find their offices flooded with applications. Sweating it out in the heat and dust, shouting slogans like Commando, Jai Ho, and...
  • Juniors get ready for bigger punches February 6, 2007

    New Delhi: The latest Rocky flick is in the theatres and everyone's talking about boxing. So what's the scene in Indian boxing? Not too great at the moment, with just two medals at the Asiad. The focus now is shifting to the next generation. No small measures. The objective is clear....