India puts second navigation satellite into orbit

India successfully placed into orbit a satellite using own rocket on Friday, thus moving a step closer to setting up its own satellite navigation system in a typical copy-book style. With the successful launch of the second of the planned seven satellites under the Indian Regional Navigation Satellite System (IRNSS), India moved nearer to a select group of nations that ...

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Saina knocked out of India Open

New Delhi, April 4: India’s best bet Saina Nehwal was knocked out of the $250,000 India Open Super Series badminton by Chinese third seed Yihan Wang at the Siri Fort Sports Complex here Friday. The women’s singles World No.2 won 21-16, 21-14 in 39 minutes in the women’s singles quarter-final and took a 8-1 lead in career meetings over the ...

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Bayern Munich ban Daily Mirror and The Sun journalists

Berlin, April 4 : Reacting to reports in the English media, German football giants Bayern Munich have denied accreditation, for the second leg against Manchester United, to Daily Mirror and The Sun journalists. “UK media the Daily Mirror and The Sun published disrespectful, discriminatory and personally insulting ‘reports’ about our player Bastian Schweinsteiger. This is unacceptable to FC Bayern Munich ...

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