Indian golfer Ajeetesh Sandhu shot a second successive five-under 67 to stay one shot off the lead at the $400,000 Panasonic Open India on Friday.
P Chidambaram Friday took a dig at J&K governor Satya Pal Malik for his reported remarks that political parties have no right to talk about India-Pakistan dialogue, saying the country's governors are the new viceroys. Chidambaram referred to the J&K governor's reported criticism of the NC and PDP for their alleged frequent reference to Pakistan's role in resolving the Kashmir issue.
La Liga’s plans to host the Girona versus Barcelona domestic league game in the United States in January hit another stumbling block when soccer's world governing body FIFA said on Friday it opposed the idea.
World bronze-medallist Gaurav Bidhuri (56kg) will be among the 360 boxers vying for top honours in the National Men's Championship starting on Saturday which will be skipped by some top stars such as Amit Panghal and Vikas Krishan.
The Defence Ministry was Friday left red-faced after its spokesperson "inadvertently" posted a tweet, criticising misuse of privileges by military officials, while responding to a comment by former Navy Chief Admiral (retd) Arun Prakash. As the tweet drew angry reactions from military veterans, she deleted it saying, "The tweet was inadvertently done."