Climbers twice as likely to reach Mount Everest summit but ‘death zone’ crowding soars: Study
KATHMANDU: Climbers tackling Mount Everest are twice as likely to make it to the summit and slightly..
Indonesia gets UN funds to fight climate change, deforestation
JAKARTA: Indonesia has received an injection of cash from the United Nation's Green Climate Fun..
Yuen Long attack: Hong Kong court grants bail to opposition lawmakers charged over 2019 protests
HONG KONG: A Hong Kong court granted bail to two opposition lawmakers on Thursday (Aug 27) over prot..
Govt allows pensioners to store Pension Payment Orders in DigiLocker
NEW DELHI: Relieving senior citizens of the trouble of having to look for original, physical copies ..
Goa to be 100% Har Ghar Jal state by 2021; Bihar, Telangana and Puducherry too aim for this target next year
Representative image NEW DELHI: Goa has planned to become 100% Har Ghar Jal state with linking ever..
Downpour triggers flood in Odisha, IMD forecasts intense rainfall in central, north India
NEW DELHI: Steady downpour led to a flood situation in parts of Odisha on Thursday while 19 people w..
Formula One: Perez shrugs off Vettel link, say’s he’ll stay at Racing Point
SPA, BELGIUM (AFP) – Sergio Perez is confident he will remain with Racing Point next season despite ..
Football: PSG say goodbye to ‘legend’ Thiago Silva as Chelsea move awaits
PARIS (AFP) – Paris Saint-Germain paid a fond tribute to departing captain Thiago Silva on Thursday ..
Tennis: Osaka reverses course, will play WTA semi-final
NEW YORK (AFP) – Japan's Naomi Osaka reversed her decision to withdraw from the WTA Western & S..
Osaka changes mind and agrees to play semi-final – report
Sport Naomi Osaka has decided to play her semi-final at the Western & Southern Open in New York af..