Oppn holds protest march seeking JPC probe into Adani issue

Posted on   10:13 am

Several opposition parties on Friday held a protest march from Parliament, alleging that “democracy is in danger” and demanding a JPC probe into the Adani issue. Addressing the media at Vijay Chowk, several leaders, including Congress president Mallikarjun Kharge, also raised the issue of Rahul Gandhi’s conviction in a 2019

Ukraine pushes for continued Russian Olympic exclusion

Posted on   10:12 am

 Ukraine renewed its push to keep Russian athletes out of the Olympics on Friday ahead of an International Olympic Committee board meeting next week which is expected to set the framework for their return to international sports events. Vadym Guttsait, who is Ukraine’s sports minister and leads the national Olympic committee, was sharply critical of the IOC’s push to reintegrate Russia and its ally Belarus into world sports

Grand jury won’t hear Trump hush-money payment case this week

Posted on   10:10 am

The grand jury probing former US President Donald Trump’s alleged hush-money payment to an adult film actress reportedly won’t hear the case this week. Several American media outlets reported the latest development in Trump’s legal issues, citing sources familiar with the situation.

Scotland extends coach Clarke’s contract to 2026 World Cup

Posted on   9:52 am

 Steve Clarke extended his contract Friday with Scotland’s national soccer team through the 2026 World Cup, which would make him the Tartan Army’s longest-serving coach in more than 20 years. The Scottish Football Association announced the deal ahead of European Championship qualifying games against Cyprus and Spain.

‘Warner will have a point to prove in IPL’

Posted on   9:51 am

Former Australia all-rounder Shane Watson gave his take on key strengths of the Delhi Capitals squad in the forthcoming Indian Premier League (IPL) edition and picked Australia opener David Warner on top of the order adding that the left-hander