Hail

  • Rains lash parts of UP, brings mercury down; Etawah coldest at 8.8 deg C 28-02-2014 06:45 PM

    Light to moderate rains occurred at a few places in Uttar Pradesh with heavy thundershowers reported from isolated places in the state. Thakurdwara recorded seven cms of rainfall, while Billari, Handa, Naraini recorded three cms each, Mahroni, Barra, Karchana, Varanasi, Allahabad, Muzaffarnagar two cms each and Ghazipur, Churk, Amroha, Lalitpur,...
  • Ethiopia's Haile Gebrselassie mulling entry into politics 18-07-2013 12:01 AM

    Addis Ababa, Ethiopia: As his feet hit the pedals at lightning speed, Haile Gebrselassie barely breaks a sweat on an exercise bike at his gym in the Ethiopian capital's upscale Bole district. He then proceeds to work on his chest muscles, hours after jogging down the forested hills in the...
  • Digvijaya questions government on farmer compensation 13-04-2013 12:57 AM

    Rajgarh: Claims by Madhya Pradesh Chief Minister Shivraj Singh Chouhan that hail-frost affected farmers were compensated are just the opposite from what facts conveyed, Digvijaya Singh alleged in Rajgarh on Friday. "If the government has a strong will, then no power on earth can prevent it from compensating farmers," he...
  • Vijender saga is disappointing, says Sports Minister 04-04-2013 10:59 AM

    New Delhi: Mounting pressure on India's Olympic champion Vijender Singh, Sports Minister Jitendra Singh on Thursday said that the entire episode is disappointing for the youngsters and all the sportspersons. Singh also said that the World Anti-Doping Agency (WADA) allows all drug tests and that Vijender can be checked for...
  • Running must be part of life: Haile Gebrselassie 21-01-2013 12:34 PM

    While speaking to CNN-IBN, the two time Olympic champion shares his experience and talks about the Mumbai Marathon. ...
  • Kanimozhi says she will prove her innocence in 2G 03-12-2011 11:47 AM

    New Delhi: DMK MP Kanimozhi, who is accused in the 2G spectrum scam, on Saturday said that she will prove her innocence in the case. Kanimozhi reached Chennai after over 190 days of arrest on Saturday. Kanimozhi, accompanied by husband Aravindan and son Aditya, was received at the airport by...
  • Gebrselassie breaks marathon record 29-09-2008 01:57 PM

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  • B'lore jail inmates pick up a new skill: Salsa! 09-12-2007 10:16 PM

    Perth: Adam Voges scored an unbeaten 80 as Australia romped to a 6-1 series victory over England by comprehensively winning the 7th and final ODI by 57 runs at Perth on Sunday. Voges' second one-day 50 and his 95-run partnership with Hussey got the Australian innings back on track before...