City student tops JEE main paper 2 in State

The National Testing Academy released the results of the Joint Entrance Examination (Main) Examination of Paper-2 for Bachelors in Architecture or Planning on Wednesday. Udith Kumar V., a student of Narayana E-Techno school in the city, was named the topper in the State. For the first time, the examination was conducted in two shifts. The […]


Government school student clears JEE Main

A former Plus Two student of Mannachanallur Girls’ Higher Secondary School has cleared JEE (Joint Entrance Exam) Main after undergoing training under the Thoduvanam initiative of the education department. G. Sharmila, the student, has now set her sights on clearing JEE Advanced so as to gain entry into any of the Indian Institutes of Technology. […]


When Sabarimala becomes the main campaign issue in Pathanamthitta

Amicus curiae report on floods gives new turn to electioneering Pathanamthitta is one the few constituencies in the entire State where a fierce three-cornered contest is shaping up. And, the three main contenders in the Lok Sabha constituency — UDF’s Anto Antony, Aranmula MLA and LDF candidate Veena George, and K. Surendran of the BJP […]


Iran to promote Chabahar as curbs will hit main port

Global meet on February 26 to project potential With U.S. sanctions threatening Iran’s main port of Bandar Abbas, the Iranian government is planning to promote the Chabahar port being developed by India in a major conference on February 26, highlighting the potential of the Indian Ocean port beyond India-Afghan trade alone. India is sending an […]


Sakura expected to score in the main event

Sakura, who has been well tuned is expected to score in the Air Force Trophy (1,400m), the main event of the races to be held here on Saturday (Nov 3). False rails (width about 6m from 1,600m to the winning post) will be in position. NOVEMBER PLATE (1,600m), rated 15 to 35, 4-y-o & over, […]


Pranjala all set to make WTA main draw debut

Y. Pranjala is all set to cut her teeth in the main draw of a WTA competition for the first time. On Sunday, the 19-year-old made short work of Georgia’s Oksana Kalashnikova in the second and final qualifying round match of the L & T Mumbai Open at the Cricket Club of India courts. Pranjala […]


Glyndebourne wins main event

Glyndebourne ridden by P. Trevor, won the Dinkoo N. Chenoy Trophy, the main event of Friday’s (Sept. 7) races. The winner is owned by Mr. & Mrs. K.N. Dhunjibhoy and Mr.& Mrs. Z.K. Dhunjibhoy rep. Five Stars Shipping Co Pvt Ltd, M/s. Vijay B. Shirke & Berjis Minoo Desai. Vishal Gaikwad trains the winner. DELHI […]


For BJD, Congress is main rival in Odisha

The Biju Janata Dal’s support for the NDA’s candidate in Thursday’s election of the Rajya Sabha Deputy Chairperson has clarified two things with regard to politics in Odisha: the party looks at the Congress as its main rival, and any Opposition unity under the Congress will not be acceptable to the BJD. “The question of […]


Ruffina favoured for main event

Trainer Dallas Todywalla’s ward Ruffina, who is in fine nick, should not find it difficult to win the Pune Bookmakers’Association Turf Club Trophy (Gr. 3), the chief event of Sunday’s (Aug. 5) races here. Rails will be announced one hour before the start of the first race. RUBEN STAR PLATE DIV. II (1,200m), Maiden, 3-y-o […]