Russia has offered Ukraine a "discount" of USD 100 per thousand cubic metres of gas but Kiev has rejected the deal and is seeking a formal change to the rate set in the two sides` contract, Ukraine`s prime minister said today.
Defending champion Lee Chong Wei produced one of his finest performances to retain the men`s singles title with a straight-game victory over familiar foe Chen Long of China in the finals of the USD 250,000 Yonex Sunrise Metlife India Super Series on sunday.
Hawk-Eye technology, a tracking system used in many sports to determine line calls, was introduced here on friday during the quarterfinals of the USD 250,000 India Superseries with spectators at the Siri Fort stadium getting a chance to watch instant reviews of challenges.
Ace shuttler Saina Nehwal finally broke her jinx at the Indian Open as she stormed into the quarterfinals of the women`s singles competition with a straight-game victory over Thailand`s Natcha Saengchote at the USD 250,000 Super Series event on thursday.
India`s Parupalli Kashyap on Wednesday produced one of his finest performances as he stunned world number seven Chinese Zhengming Wang in a thrilling three-game victory in the USD 250,000 India Super Series badminton tournament here on Wednesday.
India`s Sourabh Verma entered the finals of USD 120,000 Malaysian Grand Prix Gold after receiving a walkover from Chong Wei Feng of Malaysia in the men`s singles competition at Pasir Gudang on Saturday.
An Indian-American physiotherapist has been sentenced to 10 years in prison and ordered to pay over USD 10 million in restitution for his role in a multi- million dollar healthcare fraud and money laundering scheme.
Asiana Airlines on Sunday said it was offering an initial compensation payment worth USD 10,000 to all surviving passengers on board a plane that crashed in San Francisco last month killing three people.
Seven traders and lawyers have
pleaded not guilty to the USD 52 million insider trading scam,
one of the largest in American history, in which Sri
Lankan billionaire Raj Rajaratnam is alleged to be the