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August 27, 2020

Joe Root ready to do everything to secure spot in England’s T20I side

Yorkshire , Aug 28 (ANI): England Test cricket team's captain Joe Root said he is ready to do everything he can with the limited opportunities to 'force a case' and try to break into the squad for T20 World Cup 2021 in India. Root returned to Yorkshire duty only two days after finishing England's summer Test programme against Pakistan at Southampton on Tuesday.The 29-year-old was in line to play T20 match for Yorkshire but rain ruined the Vitality Blast clash with Nottinghamshire at Emerald Headingley on Thursday."I'm not…

Ronaldo working to ‘conquer Italy, Europe and the World’

New Delhi , Aug 28 (ANI): Juventus' Cristiano Ronaldo said his side is working to 'conquer Italy, Europe and the World' in the 2020-2021 season."As I'm getting ready for my third season as a bianconero, my spirit and ambition are as high as ever. Goals. Victories. Commitment. Dedication. Professionalism. With all my strength and with the precious help from my teammates and all of the Juventus staff, we work once again to conquer Italy, Europe, and the World!," Ronaldo said in an Instagram post.In the 2019-2020 season,…

J-K govt launches e-auction portal for saffron

Srinagar (Jammu and Kashmir) , Aug 28 (ANI): The Jammu and Kashmir Government has created an e-auction portal 'India International Kashmir Saffron Trading Centre (IIKSTC)' for farmers of Geographical Indications (GI)-tagged 'Kashmir Saffron'.The aim of this step is to help buyers have access to good quality saffron, sources said.The centre will help both buyers and sellers in online trading on www.saffroneauctionindia.com and help them avoid middlemen a secure a better price for the produce. The saffron will now be properly…

Madhya Pradesh: Normal life disrupted due to water-logging in Mokhra village

Chhatarpur (Madhya Pradesh) , Aug 28 (ANI): Normal life has been disrupted in Mokhra village of Chhatarpur due to severe water-logging in the area, following a rise in the water level of Singhpur barrage after the rainfall.The floodwater not only damaged crops in the fields but also entered homes of the locals. Because of this, they are forced to stay outside their homes or on their rooftops.Earlier, HR Biswas, Director of the India Meteorological Department in Bhubaneshwar, had said that there was a high risk of flash…

Vegetable prices soar in Jammu amid rains

Jammu (Jammu and Kashmir) , Aug 28 (ANI): Jammu residents on Friday complained of high vegetable prices for the last few days due to incessant rains. Moreover, the local administration is on high alert as Jammu witnessed rainfall for the third consecutive day today. Speaking to ANI, Jai, a customer said, "Vegetables which were selling for Rs 30 per kg, are now being sold at Rs 60 a kilogram, we cannot afford it."Another customer, Sukhdev said vendors were unable to open their shops as the rainwater was entering inside the…
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