Italy take doubles to edge USA in Davis Cup quarter-final

On Saturday, Italy, whose only Davis Cup title came back in 1976, will face 2019 runners-up Canada or three-time winners Germany.

published on : 25th November 2022

US Open: Rafael Nadal survives self-inflicted injury; Serena Williams loses in doubles

The four-time champion, and holder of a men's record 22 Grand Slam titles, was hurt when his racquet bounced back off the court as he stretched for a ball and hit him squarely on the nose.

published on : 2nd September 2022

An engaging placeholder film that falls a bit short  

After the first few years of being entranced by witchcraft and wizardry, it becomes clear that JK Rowling’s story was a statement against fascism.

published on : 9th April 2022

Foggy Monday morning in Delhi, 69 trains delayed

At least 69 trains were delayed, 22 rescheduled and eight trains were cancelled due to the shallow fog in northern India.

published on : 13th November 2017

NGT gives green signal to Delhi's odd-even scheme to curb air pollution; no exemptions to VVIPs, women

No exemption will be granted to women, two-wheelers or VVIPs, announced a bench headed by NGT chairperson Justice Swatanter Kumar.

published on : 11th November 2017

Delhi's pollution level still ‘severe’

Meanwhile, 64 trains are running late, 14 rescheduled and two have been cancelled in view of the thick smog hung over the city.

published on : 11th November 2017

Air pollution: Punjab CM requests PM Modi to convene meeting for CMs of affected states

Singh has also again sought compensation from the PM for farmers for crop residue management to check the dangerous trend of stubble burning.

published on : 10th November 2017

Air pollution: NGT to examine Delhi's odd-even scheme at 2 pm

The AAP government had yesterday announced introduction of the odd-even scheme as part of a Graded Response Plan to tackle the alarming pollution situation in the national capital.

published on : 10th November 2017

Air pollution crisis looms large as dense smog continues in Delhi on day 4

A choking blanket of smog enveloped the national capital this week, prompting authorities to announce the Odd-Even policy from November 13 for five days, closure of schools till Sunday and more.

published on : 10th November 2017

Foggy Thursday morning in Delhi

Wednesday's maximum temperature settled at 27.6 degrees Celsius, two notches below the season's average, while the minimum was recorded at 14 degrees Celsius, normal for the season.

published on : 9th November 2017

Thick fog covers Delhi, air quality remains toxic

Some 30 trains coming to Delhi and 30 flights landing or taking off from the Delhi airport were delayed, according to officials.

published on : 8th November 2017

NGT pulls up Delhi, Uttar Pradesh, Haryana governments over air pollution

The national capital woke up this morning to 'severe' air quality under a blanket of thick haze, as pollution levels breached the permissible standards by multiple times.

published on : 7th November 2017

Smog in NCR: CISF issues 15,000 masks to personnel

The CISF ordered over 15,000 masks for its personnel deployed at IGI Airport, Delhi Metro and other government installations.

published on : 7th November 2017

Primary schools closed, odd-even may return: Deputy CM Manish Sisodia

Primary schools to remain closed in Delhi on 8 October in view of the deteriorating quality of air in the city.

published on : 7th November 2017

Air pollution hits 'severe' levels in Delhi; over 20 flights delayed, schools may remain closed 

The rapid fall in air quality and visibility began last evening itself as moisture combined with pollutants shrouded the city in a thick cover of haze.

published on : 7th November 2017

Accident due to fog kills 8, injures 20 in Punjab

At least eight persons were killed and nearly 20 others injured in an accident between a bus and a long-body truck due to dense fog in Punjab on Tuesday morning, police said.

published on : 7th November 2017

More than 20 flights delayed as Delhi air quality hits critical levels with fog, low visibility 

The pollution was recorded highest in Punjabi Bagh with AQI 999 and 852 in R.K. Puram.

published on : 7th November 2017