Lakshmanan, Chitra win gold at Asian indoor event

Ashgabat (Turkmenistan) , Sep 19

India enjoyed a successful outing at the fifth Asian Indoor and Martial Arts Games here on Tuesday with Govindan Lakshmanan and P.U. Chitra winning gold in their respective events.

U-17 World Cup hits shop owners at Kochi stadium; Kerala HC orders compensation

Kochi , Sep 19

The U-17 World Cup to be held at the Jawaharlal Nehru Stadium here from October 7 has hit over 200 small businessmen who own shops at the stadium with the Greater Cochin Development Authority (GCDA) asking them to close down their shops for security reasons during the tournament. The Kerala High Court has asked the GCDA to compensate the shop owners.

NMDC to fast-track projects, raise output: CMD

Raipur , Sep 19

NMDC Ltd, India's largest iron ore miner, will fast-track several key under-implementation projects to substantially increase iron ore production and shipment, said the Chairman-cum-Managing Director of the Navratna public sector enterprise.