articles by Sonam Chauhan

Sports

Australian Open 2022: Nick Kyrgios and Thanasi Kokkinakis win men's doubles title

Australian bad boys Kyrgios and Kokkinakis won the men's doubles title on Saturday, beating compatriots Matthew Ebden and Max Purcell on Rod Laver Arena.

First Cricket News

R Ashwin holds on to second spot in both bowlers' and all-rounders' ICC Test rankings

Ravindra Jadeja managed to hold to his third position in the Test all-rounders list. Rohit Sharma and skipper Virat Kohli also retained their positions in the Test batters' chart — at fifth and seventh, respectively.

First Cricket News

Rishabh Pant appointed Uttarakhand's brand ambassador to promote sports

Pant has been appointed the brand ambassador of Uttarakhand with an aim to promote sports and create mental health awareness among the state's youth.

India

Farmer leader shot dead in UP's Sultanpur over land dispute

Ram Ashish Verma, a resident of Banke village, was sitting outside his son's shop when an unidentified person opened fire and killed him on the spot, police said

India

UP witnessed riots under SP rule, seeing 'dangal' now, says Anurag Thakur

The minister attended the Sansad Khel Mahakumbh organised in Baraut in Baghpat district of the poll-bound state

World

After Alpha, beta, gamma and delta, world scurries to contain new COVID variant omicron

There was an increasing evidence that the variant is already spreading with cases being reported in travelers in Belgium, Israel and Hong Kong, and Germany also has a probable case

First Cricket News

Syed Mushtaq Ali Trophy: Karnataka beat Vidarbha by 4 runs to qualify for final

Karnataka rode on Rohan Kadam's blistering 87 off 56 balls to post 176 for seven and then restricted the opposition to 172 for six with pacer Vidyadhar Patil (1/29) holding nerve in the final over

India

Real estate group IREO's MD Lalit Goyal detained by ED in money laundering case

Goyal was stopped by immigration authorities on Thursday at the Indira Gandhi International airport where he had arrived to take a flight to the US

Business

Hyundai Motor Group establishes US UAM subsidiary 'Supernal' in Washington

The group set up the UAM business subsidiary in the US last year and has conducted R&D of electric vertical take-off and landing (eVTOL).

World

COVID-19 surge shows no signs of abating in Russia; cases rise for 5th consecutive week in Europe

Russia reported over 40,000 new cases from a day earlier, the most since the start of the pandemic. New cases jumped by six percent in Europe compared to an 18 percent increase the previous week

India

Fake news of mosque burning circulated to create unrest in Tripura, says government

Information and Culture Minister Sushanta Chowdhury said the police have investigated and found that no mosque was burnt in Panisagar sub-division in North Tripura district

India

Sameer Wankhede won't be arrested without three-day prior notice, Maharashtra govt tells Bombay HC

Wankhede moved the Bombay High Court on Thursday, seeking interim protection from arrest or any coercive action against him

India

Amarinder Singh to meet Amit Shah tomorrow, discuss possible solutions to farmers' protests

Amarinder said he thinks he can help find a solution as he has been the chief minister of Punjab and also an agriculturist

India

Priyanka Gandhi allowed to visit Agra after brief detention; to meet kin of man who died in police custody

Police said she was stopped at the Lucknow-Agra expressway as the Agra district magistrate had ordered not to let any leader go there following the incident