Planning to study abroad? Keep these tips in mind

New Delhi [India], August 26 : In recent times, many individuals have begun to choose to study in overseas destinations owing to availability of better opportunities and the possibility of a...

Aug 25, 2017 4:47 PM | Newsscroll

Nadal drawn to face Federer in US Open semis

Johannesburg [South Africa], Aug 26 : One could expect world number one Rafael Nadal and third-ranked Roger Federer renew their long rivalry after the duo have been drawn to face each other in...

Aug 25, 2017 2:17 PM | Newsscroll

Ram Rahim rape trial: Canada issues safety advisory for its citizens in India

Ottawa [Canada], Aug 26 : The Canada government has issued a safety advisory for its citizens in India following the conviction of Dera Sacha Sauda chief Gurmeet Ram Rahim in a sexual...

Aug 25, 2017 1:14 PM | Newsscroll

Wildfire forces 1,100 to flee in western Canada

Ottawa, Aug 25 A new wildfire forced 1,100 residents in Canada's westernmost province of British Columbia to flee overnight and the blaze was still burning out of control today, officials said.The...

Aug 26, 2017 1:45 AM | Newsscroll

Sandeep loses out on chance to play bronze-medal round

Paris, Aug 25 Rio Olympian Sandeep Tomar failed to reach the bronze medal play-offs after losing his second repechage bout today, even as Indian grapplers continued to struggle in the World...

Aug 25, 2017 8:35 PM | Newsscroll

Ramkumar ousted from US Open qualifying event

New York, Aug 25 Country's top singles Ramkumar Ramanathan has bowed out of the US Open qualifying event after losing his second round match to seasoned Frenchman Nicolas Mahut, here.Ramkumar, who...

Aug 25, 2017 5:08 PM | Newsscroll

EPFO members on foreign postings can apply for CoC online

New Delhi, Aug 25 Subscribers of retirement fund body EPFO heading for foreign postings can now apply online for certificate of coverage (CoC) to avoid deductions for social security cover...

Aug 25, 2017 3:32 PM | Newsscroll

Pakistan qualify for Hockey World Cup 2018

Lausanne [Switzerland], August 25 : Pakistan men's hockey team have become the 13th team to qualify for the World Cup 2018, that will take place in India from 28 November to 16 December. ...

Aug 24, 2017 12:24 PM | Newsscroll

Canada soon to allow gender-neutral passports

Montreal, Aug 25 Canadian citizens who do not identify as male or female will soon be able to mark "X" on their passports and other identity documents, the government has said.From August 31,...

Aug 25, 2017 10:42 AM | Newsscroll

McDonalds to limit use of antibiotics in chicken supply

New York, Aug 24 McDonalds says it will start globally rolling back use of antibiotics in its chicken products from 2018 as part of efforts to curb microbial resistance to drugs and the rise of...

Aug 24, 2017 5:18 PM | Newsscroll