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Football: Gulf crisis could hit Qatar 2022

Doha: The diplomatic crisis sweeping the Gulf could invigorate a campaign by critics of Qatar to strip Doha of the 2022 World Cup, experts said on Monday. One of the areas that could feel the impact is Qatar's hosting of the World Cup,…

India take on Nepal in football friendly

Mumbai: Getting valuable game-time together ahead of the all-important AFC Asian Cup qualifying game against Kyrgyzstan on June 13 would be on India's minds when they take on Nepal in an international friendly at the Mumbai Football Arena…

Murray makes it to last 8

Paris: World No.1 Andy Murray secured his place in the last eight at the French Open with a sweep over Karen Khachanov on Monday. Murray beat the 21-year-old Khachanov 6-3, 6-4, 6-4 in two hours and four minutes to record the 650th win of…

Halep, Svitolina in quarter finals

Paris: Romanian third seed Simona Halep and Ukrainian fifth seed Elina Svitolina defeated Spaniard Carla Suarez and Croatia's Petra Martic respectively to reach the women's singles quarter-finals of the French Open tennis championships on…

MTTA TT event concludes

SHILLONG: The 1st State Ranking Table Tennis Tournament organised by the MTTA concluded on Saturday at the UTS indoor Stadium in the city. The winners are- Diva Tang (Shillong) in the Cadet Girls category, Jeff A.K. Marak (Tura) in the…

Skill-based education must be encouraged

Education is an asset to the modern world. Somebody has rightly said, ‘‘Education is a human virtue, a necessity of society, basis of good life and sign of freedom. It is important for integration of separate entities.’’…