Maguire heads England into halftime lead against Sweden

Maguire heads England into halftime lead against Sweden

England’s Harry Maguire celebrates scoring their first goal.  (REUTERS/Carlos Garcia Rawlins)   SAMARA, July 7 (Reuters): A thumping 30th-minute Harry Maguire header from a corner gave England a 1-0 lead over Sweden in their World Cup quarter-final on Saturday.   Centre-back Maguire connected with an Ashley Young corner to score his first international goal and […]

Mukesh Ambani re-appointed RIL Managing Director

Mukesh Ambani re-appointed RIL Managing Director

Mumbai, July 7 (IANS): Shareholders of Reliance Industries (RIL) have re-appointed Mukesh D. Ambani as the company’s Managing Director for a period of five years commencing from April 19, 2019.   According to a regulatory filing on the BSE, RIL revealed that the decision was taken by the shareholders at the company’s 41st annual general meeting […]

NTA to conduct NET, NEET, JEE (Mains) exams

NTA to conduct NET, NEET, JEE (Mains) exams

New Delhi, Jul 7 (PTI): Newly formed National Testing Agency (NTA) would- now conduct the national- level examinations — NET, NEET, JEE (Mains) — that were organised by the CBSE, HRD Minister Prakash Javadekar said today.   National Eligibility Test (NET) would be conducted in December and JEE (Mains) twice a year, in January and […]

Soccer: England unchanged to face Sweden in quarter-final

Soccer: England unchanged to face Sweden in quarter-final

Marcus Rashford and Ashley Young train at the England Training Camp, Saint Petersburg, Russia on July 6. (REUTERS/Lee Smith)   SAMARA (Russia), July 7 (Reuters): England’s Ashley Young and Kyle Walker have both recovered from minor injury concerns to be included in the side to face Sweden in their World Cup quarter-final on Saturday, as […]

BJP wants governor’s rule to continue in Kashmir: Ram Madhav

BJP wants governor’s rule to continue in Kashmir: Ram Madhav

Srinagar, July 7 (IANS): BJP General Secretary Ram Madhav on Saturday ruled out any possibility of the BJP stitching an alliance with disgruntled PDP legislators to form the government in Jammu and Kashmir.   “We are for continuing with Governor’s Rule in the interest of peace, governance and development in the state,” Madhav tweeted.   […]

Al Shabaab fighters attack Somalia police HQ after twin bombings

Al Shabaab fighters attack Somalia police HQ after twin bombings

Somali security agents take position as they secure the scene of a suicide car bombing near Somalia’s presidential palace in Mogadishu, Somalia on July 7. (REUTERS Photo) MOGADISHU, July 7 (Reuters): Militants from Somalia’s al Shabaab group stormed a government building housing the security and interior ministries on Saturday after twin bombings wounded at least […]

Spain emerges as EU’s new weak link for Africa migration

Spain emerges as EU’s new weak link for Africa migration

Migrants intercepted aboard a wooden boat off the coast in the Strait of Gibraltar, are seen after arriving on a rescue boat at the port of Tarifa, southern Spain on July 6. (REUTERS Photo)   TARIFA, Spain/RABAT/BRUSSELS, July 7 (Reuters): Spain has become the new main entry point for asylum-seekers fleeing Africa, an influx that […]

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