krishnaswamy

Task force suggests security revamp (Lead)


May 23rd, 2012 - 10:46 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, May 23 (IANS) A task force on national security Wednesday sumitted its final report to Prime Minister Manmohan Singh, reportedly suggesting a major revamp of the structures ... Read more...

Posted in Uncategorized |

National security task force submits report to PM


May 23rd, 2012 - 10:33 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, May 23 (IANS) A task force on national security headed by former cabinet secretary Naresh Chandra Wednesday submitted its final report to Prime Minister Manmohan Singh, reportedly ... Read more...

Posted in Uncategorized |

Without legal reforms Lokpal will fail: Study


December 27th, 2011 - 10:46 am ICT by IANS
Bangalore, Dec 27 (IANS) Scholars at the university set up by IT czar Azim Premji seriously doubt the effectiveness of the all-powerful Lokpal, advocated by Anna Hazare and his ... Read more...

Posted in Politics |

Maharashtra asked to shell out more for MIFF


December 2nd, 2011 - 3:18 pm ICT by IANS
Panaji, Dec 2 (IANS) The Goa government has shelled out Rs.10 crore towards logistical expenses for the 42nd International Film Festival of India (IFFI), whereas its Maharashtra counterpart has only ... Read more...

Posted in Entertainment |

Government sets up panel to review security preparedness


July 11th, 2011 - 9:53 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, July 11 (IANS) The government has set up a panel of experts, headed by former cabinet secretary Naresh Chandra, to review of India's preparedness to fight national security ... Read more...

Posted in Uncategorized |

Tamil Nadu polls: Puthiya Tamizhagam now wants nine seats


February 19th, 2011 - 11:04 pm ICT by IANS
Chennai, Feb 19 (IANS) Four days after inking a deal with the AIADMK and accepting to contest two seats in the ensuing assembly elections in Tamil Nadu, the Dalits-backed Puthiya Tamizhagam (PT) ... Read more...

Posted in Politics |

Plug holes in UN ‘Outer Space Treaty’, says former Air Chief


January 19th, 2011 - 10:29 pm ICT by ANI
New Delhi, Jan 19 (ANI): Former Air Chief S. Krishnaswamy (Air Marshal retired) on Wednesday stressed on the need to plug holes in the 'Outer Space Treaty' of the United Nations to ... Read more...

Posted in National |

Ex-IAF chief wants UN space treaty review


January 19th, 2011 - 8:31 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Jan 19 (IANS) Favouring an urgent review of the UN's outer space treaty, former Indian Air Force chief S. Krishnaswamy Wednesday called for plugging holes in the agreement to prevent ... Read more...

Posted in Sci-Tech |

Hiratsuka wins dramatic playoff at Black Mountain, Chowrasia 40th


December 19th, 2010 - 6:13 pm ICT by IANS
By V Krishnaswamy Hua Hin (Thailand), Dec 19 (IANS) Tetsuji Hiratsuka won a dramatic playoff at the Black Mountain Masters to take his third title of the year and bring down the curtain ... Read more...

Posted in Sports |

Chowrasia slips in third round, unknown Thai takes lead


December 18th, 2010 - 6:36 pm ICT by IANS
By V. Krishnaswamy Hua Hin (Thailand), Dec 18 (IANS) After looking good for a top-10 finish at various points through the last three days, Shiv Shankar Prasad Chowrasia settled for an adventurous 72 ... Read more...

Posted in Sports |

Chowrasia best Indian despite closing triple, Rai makes cut


December 17th, 2010 - 7:37 pm ICT by IANS
By V. Krishnaswamy Hua Hin, (Thailand) Dec 17 (IANS) Shiv Shankar Prasad Chowrasia came here this week to complete his minimum nine starts on the Asian Tour this season, but with one hole ... Read more...

Posted in Sports |

Solid start for Himmat, Chowrasia at Black Mountain Masters


December 16th, 2010 - 7:04 pm ICT by IANS
By V. Krishnaswamy Hua Hin (Thailand), Dec 16 (IANS) India's Himmat Rai, fighting for his 2011 Asian Tour card, took advantage of excellent golfing conditions in the first round of the Black Mountain ... Read more...

Posted in Sports |

Rashid takes India to team silver in Asiad golf (Second Lead)


November 20th, 2010 - 7:36 pm ICT by IANS
By V.Krishnaswamy Guangzhou, Nov 20 (IANS) Rashid Khan endured some tense moments right at the end of the Asian Games golf tournament at the picturesque Dragon Lake Golf Club. But the 19-year-old held ... Read more...

Posted in Sports |

Asian Games golf: Rashid and Indian team slip to fourth place


November 19th, 2010 - 6:49 pm ICT by IANS
By V. Krishnaswamy Guangzhou, Nov 19 (IANS) It was a disappointing day for the Indian golfers, even as South Korea again seemed on course to making a clean sweep of all four Asian ... Read more...

Posted in Sports |

Asian Games golf: Rashid keeps India in sight of two medals (Lead)


November 18th, 2010 - 7:49 pm ICT by IANS
By V.Krishnaswamy Guangzhou, Nov 18 (IANS) Rashid Khan's brilliant four-under 68, which also equalled the best round on the second day at the Asian Games golf at Dragon Lake golf course, saw India ... Read more...

Posted in Sports |

McIlroy leads, but Daly in Purple Pants wins hearts


July 15th, 2010 - 10:30 pm ICT by IANS
By V. Krishnaswamy St. Andrews (Scotland), July 15 (IANS) Drama and romance go hand- in-hand with the British Open. After Greg Norman's heroics in 2008 and Tom Watson's 'nearly' effort last ... Read more...

Posted in Sports |

A dip into the Valley of Sin for Tiger (British Open Diary)


July 15th, 2010 - 10:26 pm ICT by IANS
By V. Krishnaswamy St. Andrews (Scotland), July 15 (IANS) Tiger Woods shot a 67. Not a bad start for a man who is desperately searching for his 15th Major title and also ... Read more...

Posted in Sports |

Palmer, Watson and Harrington awarded honorary degrees(British Open diary)


July 14th, 2010 - 8:54 pm ICT by IANS
By V. Krishnaswamy St. Andrews (Scotland), July 14 (IANS) St. Andrews is not just about golf. This little golfing town is probably better known for its university among the academics. And ... Read more...

Posted in Sports |

British Open, a Major with a lot of imponderables


July 14th, 2010 - 8:15 pm ICT by IANS
By V. Krishnaswamy St. Andrews (Scotland), July 14 (IANS) Can Tiger Woods turn back the pages once again at a course he is unabashedly in love with? Can some other veteran complete ... Read more...

Posted in Sports |

McDowell holds steady as star-studded field falls apart


June 21st, 2010 - 5:14 pm ICT by IANS
By V. Krishnaswamy Pebble Beach, California, June 21 (IANS) Graeme McDowell held his nerve and game, even as the more experienced superstars and better-placed newcomers fell by the wayside at the US ... Read more...

Posted in Sports |

Tiger looks his old self, but still behind Dustin Johnson


June 20th, 2010 - 4:21 pm ICT by IANS
By V. Krishnaswamy Pebble Beach (California), June 20 (IANS) If it was Tiger Woods of the old, it was also Dustin Johnson of the old. Except that the man named first has ... Read more...

Posted in Sports |

Atwal misses cut, McDowell leads Mickelson at US Open


June 19th, 2010 - 9:00 pm ICT by IANS
By V. Krishnaswamy Pebble Beach, California, June 19 (IANS) Arjun Atwal, through his last six holes, kept missing the cup by inches and failed to find that one birdie which would have ... Read more...

Posted in Sports |

Atwal rides a roller-coaster round at US Open


June 18th, 2010 - 5:12 pm ICT by IANS
By V. Krishnaswamy Pebble Beach, California, June 18 (IANS) Normal would be boring for Arjun Atwal. Playing in his first-ever US Open and that after coming through a sectional qualifier, the Indian ... Read more...

Posted in Sports |

Vintage Watson, green fees of the old and other memories (US Open diary)


June 17th, 2010 - 8:48 pm ICT by IANS
By V. Krishnaswamy Pebble Beach (California), June 17 (IANS) Tom Watson, who almost gave us a fairytale story at the British Open at Royal Birkdale last year, is always a pleasure - ... Read more...

Posted in Sports |

Atwal ready to make his break in US


June 17th, 2010 - 8:22 pm ICT by IANS
By V. Krishnaswamy Pebble Beach, California, June 17 (IANS) Arjun Atwal has been in the United States for a fairly long time - he played his first full season as far back ... Read more...

Posted in Sports |

Atwal gives idea of pal Woods’ form on eve of US Open


June 16th, 2010 - 2:00 pm ICT by IANS
By V. Krishnaswamy Pebble Beach (California), June 16 (IANS) It may only be golfer Arjun Atwal's first US Open but the Indian ace has been in a lot of news and it ... Read more...

Posted in Sports |

Anand cements place among all-time greats of chess (Profile)


May 12th, 2010 - 1:21 am ICT by IANS
By V. Krishnaswamy Chess players are by nature a sensitive lot. The slightest of things upset them - even the colour of the chair they sit on! So, to be forced to travel ... Read more...

Posted in Sports |

Jeev, Jyoti miss out on top-10, Italian brothers win Omega World Cup


November 29th, 2009 - 8:43 pm ICT by IANS
By V. Krishnaswamy Shenzhen (China), Nov 29 (IANS) Indian golfers Jeev Milkha Singh and Jyoti Randhawa faltered on the back nine, dropping three crucial bogeys to throw away the chance of their best-ever ... Read more...

Posted in Sports |

Jeev, Jyoti shoot best card of the week, lie ninth


November 28th, 2009 - 5:25 pm ICT by IANS
By V. Krishnaswamy Shenzhen (China), Nov 28 (IANS) Jeev Milkha Singh and Jyoti Randhawa delivered a seven-under 65, their best round of the week but still felt they left far too much out ... Read more...

Posted in Sports |

Jeev-Jyoti gobble par-fives, India seventh at Omega World Cup


November 27th, 2009 - 6:13 pm ICT by IANS
By V. Krishnaswamy Shenzhen (China), Nov 27 (IANS) Jeev Milkha Singh and Jyoti Randhawa combined superbly to birdie each of the five par-fives and bring home a four-under 68 that kept them in ... Read more...

Posted in Sports |

Westwood shoots course record, wins twin titles; Jeev ends 13th (Lead)


November 22nd, 2009 - 9:18 pm ICT by IANS
By V. Krishnaswamy Dubai, Nov 22 (IANS) A trip into the water on the very last hole saw Jeev Milkha Singh miss out on a chance to make the top-10 in the inaugural ... Read more...

Posted in Sports |

Westwood picks Europe’s biggest prize, Jeev finishes 13th


November 22nd, 2009 - 8:23 pm ICT by IANS
By V. Krishnaswamy Dubai, Nov 22 (IANS) Lee Westwood outplayed the field with a stunning course record of eight-under 64 and took home Europe's biggest prize, winning both the Dubai World Championships golf ... Read more...

Posted in Sports |

Improved putting takes Jeev to 15th place; Westwood in lead


November 21st, 2009 - 9:54 pm ICT by IANS
By V. Krishnaswamy Dubai, Nov 21 (IANS) A much-improved performance with the putter made all the difference as Jeev Milkha Singh despite two bogeys came back with a four-under 68 that saw him ... Read more...

Posted in Sports |

Frustrating day on the greens for Jeev; Westwood in lead


November 20th, 2009 - 9:09 pm ICT by IANS
By V. Krishnaswamy Dubai, Nov 20 (IANS) Indian golfer Jeev Milkha Singh endured a frustrating day on the greens but managed to hang in there with a par-72 to be two-under 142 for ... Read more...

Posted in Sports |

Jeev tied 14th at Dubai World Championships


November 19th, 2009 - 9:06 pm ICT by IANS
By V. Krishnaswamy Dubai, Nov 19 (IANS) Jeev Milkha Singh poured in a tense 15-footer for par at the end of two-under 70 round and that kept him in a tie for 14th ... Read more...

Posted in Sports |

« Previous Entries

Subscribe