Commanding Kapur ends 12-year title drought in Taiwan

(Eds: updating with quotes and other details)Miaoli (Chinese Taipei), Apr 30 Indian golfer Shiv Kapur today lifted his first Asian Tour title in 12 years, winning the USD 300,000 Yeangder Heritage...

Apr 30, 2017 4:21 PM | Newsscroll

Shiv Kapur ends 12-year-wait for Asian Tour title in Taiwan

Miaoli (Chinese Taipei), Apr 30 Indian golfer Shiv Kapur ended a 12-year wait for his second Asian Tour title when he turned in a blemish-free eight-under 64 in the final round to clinch the...

Apr 30, 2017 2:23 PM | Newsscroll

Pope calls for N.Korea negotiations

On Board the Papal Plane, Apr 30 Pope Francis called for negotiations to resolve tensions surrounding North Korea's nuclear ambitions.Speaking on board the papal plane on his way back from a two-day...

Apr 30, 2017 2:48 AM | Newsscroll

Kapur moves into contention for title in Taipei, tied 3rd

Miaoli (Chinese Taipei), Apr 29 Indian golfer Shiv Kapur turned in a fine five-under 67 in the second round to be tied third, putting him in contention for his first Asian Tour title since 2005, at...

Apr 29, 2017 5:51 PM | Newsscroll

N Korea launches failed missile test: Yonhap

Seoul, Apr 29 North Korea test-fired a ballistic missile from an area north of Pyongyang today, a news agency report said, but it failed seconds after it was launched.The test comes with tensions...

Apr 29, 2017 3:38 AM | Newsscroll

China warns N Korea of sanctions over nuclear test: Tillerson

From Lalit K JhaWashington, Apr 28 China has warned North Korea of sanctions if the reclusive nation went ahead with another nuclear test, US Secretary of State Rex Tillerson has said."They...

Apr 28, 2017 10:17 AM | Newsscroll

Ghosal, Chinappa, Pallikal storm into last 8 of Asian Squash

(EDS: Updating additional results)Chennai, Apr 27 Local favourites Saurav Ghosal, Joshna Chinappa and Dipika Pallikal Karthik sailed into the quarterfinals of the Asian Individual Squash...

Apr 27, 2017 10:23 PM | Newsscroll

Sandhu upsets Al-Tamini, Chinappa scores easy win

(EDS: Upgrading results)Chennai, Apr 27 India's Harinder Pal Singh Sandhu, upset sixth-seed Abdulla Al-Tamini of Qatar while Joshna Chinappa scored an easy win over Philippines' Jemyca Aribado in...

Apr 27, 2017 9:01 PM | Newsscroll

Sandhu upsets Al-Tamini to clinch last eight spot

Chennai, Apr 27 India's Harinder Pal Singh Sandhu, ranked 95 on the PSA World Tour, upset sixth-seed Abdulla Al- Tamini of Qatar in five games to enter the quarterfinals of the 19th Asian Individual...

Apr 27, 2017 7:17 PM | Newsscroll

Chikka shoots 69 in blustery weather, lies second in Taipei

Miaoli (Chinese Taipei), Apr 27 Indian golfer S Chikkarangappa, looking for his maiden Asian Tour title, shot a three-under 69 amid blustery conditions to be tied second after the first round of the...

Apr 27, 2017 6:12 PM | Newsscroll