Rs 60 test detects early-stage prostate cancer

 A test that costs less than $1 (Rs 60) and yields results in minutes is more sensitive and exact than the current standard test for early-stage prostate cancer, US-based researchers say.

Olympic berth for squash will be a big boost: Gregory Gaultier
Olympic berth for squash will be a big boost: Gregory Gaultier

Men's squash world No 2 Gregory Gaultier is fervently hoping that the racquet game played inside four walls makes entry in the Summer Olympic Games of 2020 in Tokyo to give it the much-needed shot-in-the-arm.

Professional squash to be run by one uniform body from 2015
Professional squash to be run by one uniform body from 2015

 The Professional Squash Association (PSA) and Women's Squash Association (WSA) are set to join forces in an historic merger that will see the sport run by one unified governing body for the first time ever.

Squash Rackets Federation supports JSW Challenger Circuit
Squash Rackets Federation supports JSW Challenger Circuit

The Squash Rackets Federation of India (SRFI) on Wednesday extended its support to JSW Indian Squash Challenger Circuit and said it will be beneficial to juniors and budding professional.

JSW Indian Squash Challenger Circuit to be held in October
JSW Indian Squash Challenger Circuit to be held in October

The first-ever tennis-like circuit for squash in India, the four-legged JSW Indian Challenger Circuit for men and women will be held next month in three cities -- Jaipur, Mumbai and Chennai --, it was announced here Wednesday.

Premier League clubs target Australian star Cahill

Australian midfielder Tim Cahill is in line for a surprise move back to the English Premier League only two years after leaving Everton.

My wins will motivate future cueists of Indian: Saurav Ghosal

After scoring an upset win in the second round of the PSA World Squash Championship here, unseeded Saurav Ghosal feels that his success will do a world of good to the promotion of the sport in the country.

Ghosal reaches career high 17 in squash rankings

India`s Saurav Ghosal has reason to celebrate after rising to a career-high 17 in the world rankings published Tuesday by the Professional Squash Association (PSA).

Squash still has a great future despite Oly snub: PSA, WSF

Despite being `devastated` by the IOC decision to choose wrestling ahead of squash as an additional sport to join the 2020 Olympic programme, the Professional Squash Association (PSA) on Monday stressed that the sport has a `great future`.

Ritwik Bhattacharya to boost PSA in Asia

Five-time national champion Ritwik Bhattacharya has been appointed by the Professional Squash Association to the new position of PSA South East Asia Representative.

Two `die hard` stone-pelters booked in J&K

Jammu and Kashmir Police on Thursday booked two "die hard" stone-pelters under the stringent PSA and sent them to Kot Balwal jail in Jammu.

J&K: 1,332 persons booked under PSA in 3 yrs

The Jammu and Kashmir Assembly was
informed Thursday that over 1,300 persons have been booked under the Public Safety Act during the last three years in the state.

PDP demands revocation of AFSPA, PSA

Opposition Peoples Democratic
Party in Jammu and Kashmir on Saturday held a demonstration here,
demanding revocation of Armed Forces Special Powers Act and
Public Safety Act from the state.

`PSA effective tool against drug peddlers, smugglers in J&K`

The PSA which has come under severe criticism for its "blatant use"
against stone-pelters, has been an effective tool to keep the
drug peddlers and timber smugglers in check in Jammu and
Kashmir, police officials claim.

J&K Govt to slap PSA against land grabbers

With media exposing various land
scams in Jammu, the J-K government decided to impose Public Safety Act (PSA) against the land grabbers if they do not vacate the encroached prime lands of the government.

Repeal AFSPA, PSA, says UN rapporteur

A UN envoy on Friday said Armed Forces Special Powers Act
and the Public Safety Act should be repealed while
continuation of other controversial laws should be reviewed.

Three trans-border smugglers slapped PSA, sent to Jail

District authorities have slapped
stringent Public Safety Act (PSA) against three trans-border
smugglers and suspects of Khalistan Zinadabad Force (KZF).

J-K Govt misusing AFSPA, PSA: Jamaat-e-Islami

Expressing concern and anguish over
the prevailing situation in the Kashmir valley, the Jamaat-e-
Islami today alleged the Jammu and Kashmir government is
misusing AFSPA and public
safety act (PSA).

J&K High Court stays execution of PSA against minor

The Jammu and Kashmir High Court
has stayed execution of the stringent Public Safety Act
against a minor booked for stone pelting.

Stone-pelters with separatist link in Kashmir booked under PSA

The Kashmir valley has witnessed
relatively peaceful Fridays and Sundays after Jammu and
Kashmir Police carried out a crackdown on stone-pelters and
arrested 419 of them during the last one month.