Indian World champion PV Sndhu advanced to the pre-quarter finals of women’s singles badminton event at Tokyo Olympics 2020 by beating Hong Kong’s NY Cheung in a group J match today. The 26-years-old Indian, who had claimed a silver medal in the last edition in Rio, prevailed over world No. 34 Cheung 21-9 21-16 in a 35-minute match to top the group. This was Sindhu’s sixth win over Cheung in as many meetings. World Rank No. 7 Sindhu will meet Denmark’s world number 12 Mia Blichfeldt, who topped Group I. Sindhu has a 4-1 head-to-head record against Blichfeldt, whose only win against the Indian was at the Yonex Thailand Open earlier this year.
The US has said it welcomes any contributions by India in dealing with the problems of climate change and looks forward to cooperate with the country in this regard. “Any contributions by India towards helping us deal with the problems of climate change and clean energy initiatives are welcome and we would look forward to […]
Today Prime Minister of India Narendra Modi dedicates new building of RRU Rashtriya Raksha University, addresses its 1st convocation in Gujarat. PM was accompanied by Union Home Minister Amit Shah, Gujarat Governor Acharya Devvrat and Gujarat Chief Minister Bhupendra Patel Giving RRU graduates a new understanding of modern policing. https://fb.watch/bI1Br3tXKf/ Technology has now become a […]
India is planning to organise a meet of startups of the South Asian region for exchange of new ideas and promoting interaction among them. Commerce and Industry Minister Nirmala Sitharaman also sought views of Indian startups to hold this programme. “I will be working towards having a SAARC (South Asian Association for Regional Cooperation) country […]