Serena wins Australian Open title

Melbourne: American star Serena Williams held off a determined Maria Sharapova of Russia to win her sixth Australian Open title and the 19th Grand Slam title of her career, separating herself from Chris Evert and Martina Navratilova for the…

Brazil to play US in U-23 friendly

Rio de Janeiro:  Brazil will face the US in an under-23 football friendly next month as the South American nation begin their preparation for the Rio 2016 Olympics. The Oct 13 clash at Brasilia's Mane Garrincha stadium will come three…

Summer vacations in Courts from June 16

According to the notification issued by the J&K High Court, the State High Court will remain closed for Summer Vacation of 2014 from June 16, 2012 to June 27, 2014 (both days inclusive). Meanwhile State High Court also notified the…

Gamblers held, stake money seized

Jammu : To eradicate social evils from the society, Kathua Police arrested three gamblers in Jarai area while stake money amounting to Rs. 1100/- and playing cards have been seized from the gambling spot. The accused have been identified…

Cabinet raises retirement age to 60

Upper age limit for entry into Govt. raised by 3 yrs SRINAGAR, June 03: The Cabinet which met here today with Chief Minister Omar Abdullah in chair approved enhancement in the prescribed age of retirement on superannuation in the case of…