Sankata advances into Khaptad semis

DHANGADHI, Jan. 16 -- A-Division runner-up Sankata Club has advanced into the semifinals of the ongoing International Invitational Khaptad Gold Cup football tournament with a 1-0 win over Cameroon's D... Read More

Sexagenarian man killed in Pabna road crash

Pabna, Jan. 16 -- A sexagenarian man was killed when a covered van ran over him at Ramnagar Ghat in Chatmohor upazila early Wednesday. The deceased was identified as Rabban Ali, 65 of the village. S... Read More

Police into Speaker's Cup quarters

POKHARA, Jan. 16 -- Departmental team Nepal Police Club has advanced into the quarterfinals of the ongoing second Speaker's Cup National Volleyball Tournament with a 3-0 set win over Gandaki Province ... Read More

Thagunna inspires Province 7 win

KATHMANDU, Jan. 16 -- Young fast bowler Bikram Thagunna registered a four-wicket-haul in Province 7's 119-run win over Province 5 on day 10 of ongoing Manmohan Memorial Cup (MM Cup) at Inaruwa cricket... Read More

Bullet-hit body of 'drug trader' found in Satkhira

Satkhira, Jan. 16 -- Police recovered the bullet-hit body of a suspected drug trader from Tetulia Biswashpara in Tala upazila early Wednesday. The deceased was identified as Maijuddin Ahmed Tulu, 40,... Read More

Life returns to normal in Shopian after 3 days of strike

Srinagar, Jan. 16 -- Life returned to normal on Wednesday after remaining crippled for the past three days in Shopian in south Kashmir, where two militants, including a top Al-Badr commander, were kil... Read More

IBM, MineHub Join To Use Blockchain In Mining And Metals Supply Chain

India, Jan. 16 -- IBM (IBM) announced Wednesday a collaboration with mining technology company MineHub Technologies, Inc. for a blockchain technology-based solution to use in the global mining and met... Read More

Delay of rituals at Srimandir: SJTA issues notice to 34 servitors over Dec 28 shutdown

Puri, Jan. 16 -- The Shree Jagannath Temple Administration (SJTA) today served notices to 34 servitors in connection with the delay in conduct of rituals at Puri Srimandir last month following cease w... Read More

Bullion Market Opening rates

Chennai, Jan. 16 -- Following is the bullion markets opening rate here today. 1 Gm Gold 22 Ct : 3,093 1 Gm Silver : 42.70 UNI JM1110 Published by HT Digital Content Services with permission from U... Read More

Drug syndicate using airline crew member as courier busted in Australia

Sydney, Jan. 16 -- Australian police have broken up an organized crime syndicate which they said imported 14 million US dollars worth of drugs using an airline cabin crew member as a courier. Authori... Read More