Archive January 31, 2020

MEA starts its biggest internal rejig in 50 years

NEW DELHI: The foreign ministry is undertaking its biggest restructuring exercise in almost half a century, making it the Centre’s first ministry to undertake ‘root-branch’ structural reform. The ministry’s management and functioning structure remains hidebound and out of sync with modern practices and demands of India’s foreign policy, which is becoming more complex and diverse.

Nirbhaya case: No hanging on Feb 1 as Delhi court postpones execution of death warrants of all convicts till further order

NEW DELHI: A Delhi court on Friday postponed + execution of death warrants of the four convicts in the Nirbhaya gangrape and murder case + till further order. Additional sessions judge Dharmender Rana passed the order on plea by the convicts seeking a stay on their execution on Saturday, February 1. The court had reserved

India vs New Zealand, 4th T20I: Another thrilling Super Over win gives India 4-0 lead in series

WELLINGTON: A nervous New Zealand threw it away yet again as a perseverant India prevailed in the Super Over for the second successive time to take a 4-0 lead in the T20 International series on Friday. SCORECARD ‘; var randomNumber = Math.random(); var isIndia = (window.geoinfo && window.geoinfo.CountryCode === ‘IN’) && (window.location.href.indexOf(‘outsideindia’) === -1 );

India vs New Zealand 4th T20I Highlights: Another Super Over win gives Team India 4-0 lead

TIMESOFINDIA.COM | Updated: Jan 31, 2020, 16:52 IST Highlights Match tied (165) in regulation 20 overs each New Zealand made 13 runs in the Super Over Virat Kohli hit the winning four to seal the victory ‘; var randomNumber = Math.random(); var isIndia = (window.geoinfo && window.geoinfo.CountryCode === ‘IN’) && (window.location.href.indexOf(‘outsideindia’) === -1 ); console.log(isIndia