India's coronavirus heroes come under attack

Asia Pacific / Science & Health Mar 27, 2020

India's coronavirus heroes come under attack

They have been hailed as India's coronavirus "heroes," but doctors, nurses, delivery drivers and other frontline workers have been attacked and in some cases evicted from their homes by panicked residents. Some e-commerce giants have even halted deliveries partly due to the harassment of staff, ...

Australia wins 5th Women's T20 Cricket World Cup title

More Sports / Cricket Mar 8, 2020

Australia wins 5th Women's T20 Cricket World Cup title

Defending champion Australia claimed its fifth Women's Twenty20 Cricket World Cup title after thrashing India by 85 runs in Sunday's final at Melbourne Cricket Ground. The International Cricket Council had been hoping to set a world record for the biggest attendance at a women's sporting ...

India's badminton players urge extension of Olympic qualifying

More Sports Mar 1, 2020

India's badminton players urge extension of Olympic qualifying

Indian badminton star Saina Nehwal on Sunday urged the sport's world body to extend its Olympic qualification period as the spread of the coronavirus forces the cancellation or postponement of competitions. The German Open, which was to be held between March 3-8, has been canceled ...