Statue of Sanjukta Panigrahi unveiled

Bhubaneswar, Aug 24 The Odisha governemnt today unveiled a statue of Sanjukta Panigrahi on her 74th Birth anniversary as a mark of respect to the state's foremost exponents of Odissi dance.Odisha's...

Aug 24, 2017 6:58 PM | Newsscroll

Swiss woman indicted over bid to join IS group in Syria

Geneva, Aug 24 Switzerland's attorney general has indicted a Swiss woman suspected of trying to reach Syria to join the Islamic State group with her four-year-old child in tow.The office of Attorney...

Aug 24, 2017 4:38 PM | Newsscroll

FC Goa signs Spanish winger Lanzarote

Panaji, Aug 23 FC Goa today confirmed the signing of Spanish winger Manuel Lanzarote for the upcoming season of the Hero Indian Super League, becoming Sergio Lobera's sixth foreign recruit.The...

Aug 23, 2017 9:09 PM | Newsscroll

Greece to extradite Belgian 'terror' suspect: police

Athens, Aug 21 Greece will extradite a woman arrested over the weekend to Belgium under a Europol "terror" warrant, police said."The extradition procedure has been set in motion by order of an...

Aug 22, 2017 12:11 AM | Newsscroll

FC Pune City snap ISL golden boot winner Marcelinho

Pune, Aug 21 Indian Super League side FC Pune City today announced the roping in of the last edition golden boot winner Marcelo Pereira for the upcoming season.The Brazilian winger, who has plied...

Aug 21, 2017 2:50 PM | Newsscroll

Greece arrests Belgian woman wanted for terror ties:coastguard

Athens, Aug 19 A 22-year-old Belgian woman has been arrested in Greece on charges of extremism under a Europol arrest warrant, the coastguard and reports said today."A 22-year-old foreign national...

Aug 19, 2017 1:50 PM | Newsscroll

Russian triple jumper Pystykh banned for doping

Paris, Aug 18 Russian triple jumper Anna Pystykh was today handed a four year doping ban and stripped of her 2007 world championship bronze medal, the Court of Arbitration for Sport (CAS)...

Aug 18, 2017 5:56 PM | Newsscroll

B'luru NSD forced out from premises over 'non-payment' of rent

Bengaluru, Aug 17 The National School of Drama's Bengaluru chapter, which operates from a Karnataka government- owned building here, has been "evicted" from the premises over a rent dispute, setting...

Aug 17, 2017 6:56 PM | Newsscroll

Spain rescues close to 600 migrants at sea in one day

Madrid, Aug 16 Spanish coastguards rescued nearly 600 people from 15 boats and a jet ski today in the waters between Morocco and Spain, a route increasingly used by migrants trying to reach Europe.A...

Aug 17, 2017 12:42 AM | Newsscroll

Britannia aims to increase distribution footprint post-GST

New Delhi, Aug 14 After facing initial GST hiccups, FMCG major Britannia is looking at increasing its distribution footprint and winning market share from local players.The company, which witnessed...

Aug 14, 2017 11:43 AM | Newsscroll