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1 dead, three injured as car rams into pole

Mohali: One person died in a road accident on airport road near TDI city in Mohali, on Tuesday. Whereas three persons sustained serious injuries in the accident. Police said that during preliminary investigation it has came to fore that accident took place due to high speed as the driver lost control of the vehicle. According

Pole vaulter Lavillenie booed on the Olympic podium

Rio de Janeiro:  French pole vaulter Renaud Lavillenie, who won the silver in men’s pole vault, burst into tears during the medal ceremony at the Olympic Stadium after he was booed by the crowd. Lavillenie was on the podium alongside gold medalist Thiago Braz da Silva of Brazil, who pleaded with his home crowd to

Da Silva lights up Olympic Stadium with stunning pole vault gold

Rio de Janeiro:  Brazil’s Thiago Braz da Silva helped turn a bleak, wintry night into an unforgettable one at the Olympic Stadium here, claiming an improbable gold medal in the men’s pole vault. On a cool winter evening that was interrupted by a 25-minute rain delay, Da Silva lit up the home fans’ spirits by