Delh Half Marathon on November 20, registrations open

New Delhi , Aug 31

Registrations for the 12th Airtel Delhi Half Marathon (ADHM) were declared open here on Tuesday with the organisers expecting around 34,000 running enthusiasts to participate across various events on November 20.

Knew Mother Teresa would be sainted, says biographer Navin Chawla

New Delhi , Aug 30

Former Chief Election Commissioner Navin Chawla, who had written a biography of Mother Teresa soon after she was conferred the Noble Peace Prize and the Bharat Ratna, on Tuesday said that he had anticipated the nun's canonization long back as the sacrifices she made for the poor were exemplary.

Akhilesh sacks Kanpur CMS after kid dies due to lack of treatment

Lucknow , Aug 30

After furore over death of a 12-year-old boy for want of treatment in Kanpur as visuals of his desperate father carrying him on his shoulders surfaced on the social media, Uttar Pradesh Chief Minister Akhilesh Yadav late on Tuesday suspended the district's chief medical superintendent.

India to appeal against verdict in Antrix-Devas legal battle

Bengaluru , Aug 30

India would appeal against any verdict to protect itself from damages in the legal battle its space agency's commercial arm Antrix Corporation is locked in with satellite firm Devas Multimedia Services Ltd, said a top official on Tuesday.