AIR News



  • In Jammu and Kashmir, earthquake of 4 point 5 magnitude jolted the state early morning today. Tremors were felt across the state at around 5.44 AM.


  • 22 Sep 2017


    Host Nepal hold India to a 2-2 draw in AFC U-16 Championship 2018 Qualifiers played at Kathmandu today.In another match Iraq comfortably defeated Palestine by 4-0.


  • 23 Sep 2017



    Indian cyclist Deborah Herold bagged two Silver medals on the seventh day of the 5th Asian Indoor and Martial Arts Games at Ashgabat, Turkmenistan yesterday. She bagged a Silver medal in the six-lap Keirin event in track cycling, and also finished second in the Team sprint event with Alena Reji.


  • 22 Sep 2017



    India's leading squash player, Saurav Ghosal, today moved into the semifinals of the Macau Open Squash Tournament. After the early struggle in the tournament when he was stretched to five games by an Egyptian Mazen Gamal, a qualifier in the first round, the fourth seeded Indian was in his elements against Hong Kong's Tsz Fung Yip.




  • Met department has warned of heavy rain in many areas of Uttarkhand today.These are Nainital, US Nagar, Pithoragarh, Champawat, Pauri, Haridwar and Dehradun districts.




  • In Jammu and Kashmir, five persons including two BSF jawans were injured when Pakistani forces again resorted to heavy shelling in Arnia, Ramgarh and RS Pura sectors along the International Border in Jammu and Samba districts last night. BSF sources told AIR that Pakistani troops started unprovoked firing and shelling targetting Indian positions and civilian areas in these sectors around 10 PM.


  • 23 Sep 2017



    India's campaign ended at the Japan Open Super Series after the mixed doubles pair of Pranaav Jerry Chopra and N Sikki Reddy suffered a narrow loss in the semifinals, in Tokyo today. Pranaav and Sikki squandered the opening game advantage to go down 21-14 15-21 19-21 to the local pair of Takuro Hoki and Sayaka Hirota..




  • Delhiites woke up to a rainy morning today.The city has been witnessing incessant rainfall since yesterday.


  • 22 Sep 2017



    Indian shuttler PV Sindhu jumped two places to World No 2 in the latest Badminton World Federation women's singles rankings.Sindhu's climb came on the back of her title triumph at the Korea Open Super Series on Sunday.


  • 22 Sep 2017



    The first ever Indian squad to participate in the a FIFA World Cup, U-17 World Cup Squad has been announced.The 21 players who will participate in the World Cup Squad include Dheeraj Singh, Prabhsukhan Gill, Sunny Dhaliwal Boris Singh, Jitendra Singh, Anwar Ali, Sanjeev Stalin and Hendry Antonay.


  • 22 Sep 2017



    The Indian pair of Leander Paes and Purav Raja have entered the semi-finals of ATP World Tour of the St Petersburg Open. In the Semis, Indian duo Leander Paes and Purav Raja will clash with Chilean J.




  • Central government will today launch a country-wide LPG Panchayat as a backup to the Pradhan Mantri Ujjwala Yojana to distribute LPG connections among...



  • The Centre has asked the Jammu and Kashmir government to ensure payment to Special Police Officers (SPOs) through Aadhaar-linked bank accounts and make their recruitment process fair and transparent. In a communication, the Home Ministry said the step was being taken to make sure no one receives remuneration by providing a fake name.




  • Prime Minister Narendra Modi today said the government has decided to give a house to each and every homeless family by 2022. He was addressing a publ...




  • Prime Minister Narendra Modi will share his thoughts in Mann Ki Baat programme of All India Radio on Sunday. Mann Ki Baat is set to complete ...



  • Finance Minister Arun Jaitley said, Chief Economic Adviser Arvind Subramanian will get one year extension till October next year. Mr.



  • Iran has tested a new ballistic missile that can carry multiple warheads and has a range of 2,000km.



  • Bollywood producer Karim Morani surrendered before police last night after the Supreme Court upheld the Hyderabad High Court's decision to cancel the anticipatory bail granted to the filmmaker, accused of raping an aspiring actress. Deputy Commissioner of Police M Venkateswar Rao told PTI that Morani surrendered before the Hayathnagar police around midnight.



  • A day after registering FIR in the case of gruesome murder of eight-year-old Pradyuman, a student of Ryan International school in Gurugram, a CBI team today visited the school to begin the probe. Though Haryana government had announced entrusting the probe to CBI last week, the case was formally given to the premier investigating agency on Tuesday.




  • A day after registering FIR in the case of gruesome murder of eight-year-old Pradyuman, a student of Ryan International school in Gurugram, a CBI team today visited the school to begin the probe. Though Haryana government had announced entrusting the probe to CBI last week, the case was formally given to the premier investigating agency on Tuesday.


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