Games: 15 gold up for grabs today

first_imgIn shooting, there will be two gold medals up for grabs in the men’s and women’s 10m air pistol event.The women’s final takes place at 11:15 at the June Valley Shooting Range, with the men’s final following at 15:30.There will be four gold medals awarded in Va’a (canoeing) in the men’s and women’s 1500m and 500m V6 events, which start at 12:00 at the Naval Base.The women’s and men’s team table tennis finals will take place at the Caritas Technical Secondary School at East Boroko at 14:30 and 17:00.Swimmers will be vying for seven gold medals in the pool starting at 18:01 at the BSP Arena (Taurama Aquatic Centre).Events in swimming include the men’s 50m backstroke, the women’s 100m freestyle and the men’s and women’s 4x100m freestyle relay.last_img

Asias largest tulip garden opens in Jammu and Kashmir

first_imgThe largest tulip garden in Asia opened for tourists in Jammu and Kashmir’s Srinagar. The garden features thousands of tulips, which have blossomed in the Zabarwan hills along the banks of Dal lake. Other than the 46 varieties of 1.5 million tulips, many other species of flowers – hyacinths, daffodils and ranunculus have been added this year.Source: NDTVlast_img