Day: July 8, 2019

BCCI appoints Dravid as Head of Cricket at NCA

New Delhi, Jul 8: Former India captain Rahul Dravid was on Monday appointed as Head of Cricket at the National Cricket Academy (NCA), the BCCI has announced. Dravid was supposed to take over as NCA head from July 1 but his job at the India Cements caused the […]

DGP Prisons visits Tihar Jail, discusses correctional programs

open view news desk NEW DELHI, JULY 8: Director General of Police, (Prisons), V K Singh today visited Tihar Jail, New Delhi to get acquainted with the best practices followed in the Prison. Singh called on Director General Tihar, Ajay Kashyap, during which various aspects of prison management […]

Div Com kick starts J&K Green drive in Jammu

open view news desk JAMMU, JULY 08: Massive plantation drives were launched across districts of Jammu Division today to mark Green J&K initiative/ VanMohotsava- an initiative towards developing the ecology of the state in a more beneficial way. School children, employees and civil society members participated in the […]

Quakes alert Californians to be ready for dreaded ‘Big One’

RIDGECREST, Calif. — Shaken residents are cleaning up from two of the biggest earthquakes to rattle California in decades as scientists warn that both should serve as a wake-up call to be ready when the long-dreaded “Big One” strikes. California is spending more than $16 million to install […]

Wealthy financier charged with molesting dozens of girls

NEW YORK — Eleven years after letting Jeffrey Epstein off lightly with a secret deal, federal prosecutors took another run at putting the billionaire financier behind bars on sex charges, accusing him in an indictment unsealed Monday of abusing dozens of underage girls as young as 14. The […]

Iran makes new nuclear threats that would reverse steps in pact

GENEVA/DUBAI – Iran threatened on Monday to restart deactivated centrifuges and ramp up its enrichment of uranium to 20 percent purity as its next potential big moves away from a 2015 nuclear agreement that Washington abandoned last year. The threats, made by the spokesman for Tehran’s nuclear agency, […]

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