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Giriraj defiant even as BJP distances itself; Congress, JD-U move EC  
IANS
New Delhi : The BJP Sunday distanced itself from party leader Giriraj Singh's remark that Pakistan is the place for those opposing it ... More
Subarnarekha Express derailed at Dhanbad railway station  
Worldsnap Staff (29 mins ago)
Jharkhand : Dhanbad-Tatanagar Subarnarekha Express which was derailed at Dhanbad railway station being lifted using a crane in ... More
Two teenagers killed as temple wall collapses in Odisha  
IANS
Bhubaneswar  : Two 15-year-old boys died when a dilapidated wall of a temple fell on them in Odisha's Ganjam district Saturday, poli ... More
40 children fall ill after eating ice-cream in Bihar village  
IANS
Patna  : As many as 40 children fell ill Saturday after eating ice-cream in a village in Bihar's Supaul district, officials said. Ar ... More

Sports News

Mumbai Indians take nine underprivileged children to Dubai

Mumbai Indians, under their initiative ‘Education For All’, have invited nine underprivileged children from various Mumbai based NGOs to Dubai as part of the experiential tour ...Read More

18 Apr ’14 : RR vs SRH : RR won by 4 wickets

18 Apr '14 : RR vs SRH : RR won by 4 wickets
Abu Dhabi : Rajasthan Royals got off to a winning start, beating Sunrisers Hyderabad by four wickets in an Indian Premier League (IPL) match at the Sheikh Zayed St ...Read More

18 Apr’14 4 PM : CSK vs KXIP 3rd Match : Maxwell steals a thriller for Kings XI against Super Kings

18 Apr'14 4 PM : CSK vs KXIP 3rd Match : Maxwell steals a thriller for Kings XI against Super Kings
Abu Dhabi  :  Glenn Maxwell’s whirlwind 95 off 43 balls gave Kings XI Punjab a comprehensive four-wicket win against Chennai Super Kings in a mammoth run chase i ...Read More

National News

Uma Bharti slams Modi in video

Uma Bharti slams Modi in video
New Delhi  :  The Congress Thursday released an explosive video showing BJP leader Uma Bharti as describing BJP’s prime ministerial candidate Narendra Modi as a “vinash purush” (man ...Read More

State News

Fire in Noida building

Noida  :  A fire broke out in a commercial building in Delhi’s suburban Noida Friday morning. There were no injuries and the fire has been contained, officials s ...Read More


International News

Eight skydivers killed in Finland plane crash

Helsinki  :  Eight people were killed in Finland’s Satakunta region when a small plane carrying 10 skydivers crashed Sunday. There were 11 people on board — ...Read More

12 killed in Mt Everest avalanche

12 killed in Mt Everest avalanche
Kathmandu  :  At least 12 people, all of them Nepalese, were killed in an avalanche on Mt. Everest Friday morning, an official said. Condoling the deaths, the ...Read More

Two dead, 293 missing as ship sinks off South Korea

Seoul : A passenger ship with 459 people aboard, mostly high school students, sank in waters off South Korea’s southwest coast Wednesday, leaving at least two peop ...Read More

Entertainment News

2 States Movie Review : 4 out of 5 Stars

2 States Movie Review : 4 out of 5 Stars
Film: “2 States”; Cast: Arjun Kapoor, Alia Bhatt, Ronit Roy, Amrita Singh, Revathi, Shiv Subramaniam; Directed by Abhishek Varman; Rat ...Read More

‘Mary Kom’ shoot harder than hardest for Priyanka

'Mary Kom' shoot harder than hardest for Priyanka
Months of toil and turmoil for “Mary Kom” have been “harder than the hardest for Bollywood actress Priyanka Chopra, who plays the title role in the b ...Read More

Business News

Sensex trades flat during pre-noon session

Sensex trades flat during pre-noon session
Mumbai  : A benchmark index of Indian equities markets was trading flat at 18.52 points or 0.08 percent down du ...Read More

Petrol prices cut by 70 paise a litre

Petrol prices cut by 70 paise a litre
New Delhi  :  State-run Indian Oil Corp (IOC) Tuesday announced a cut in petrol prices by 70 paise a litre, effective from mid ...Read More

City News

Over 70 percent polling in Haryana, Chandigarh

Chandigarh : Over 70 percent of voters in Haryana (10 seats) and Chandigarh (one seat) exercised their franchise Thursday. Th ...Read More

Man apologizes to Kejriwal for slapping him

Man apologizes to Kejriwal for slapping him
New Delhi  :  An auto-rickshaw driver Wednesday apologised to AAP leader Arvind Kejriwal for slapping him a day earlier, sayin ...Read More

Blog/Opinion/Featured News

Decoded: How you decide who is more popular

Your brain knows for sure who attracts more eyeballs in your own circle as a new research has found how our brains recognise popular people. People track popularity largely thro ...Read More

When brain tells you to stop drinking water

Although we cannot predict if our brain signals us to stop taking that extra glass of champagne, our brains are hardwired to stop us from drinking more water than what is healthy. ...Read More

Sci-Tech News

Asus launches Fonepad 7 at Rs.12,999

New Delhi : Consumer notebook company ASUS Tuesday launched a new variant of its dual SIM Fonepad 7 combination of mobile phone and tablet priced at Rs.12,999. ...Read More

Health News

Rice eaters have better diets

Do you consider rice a culprit in adding extra kilos around your belly, think again. New research shows that people can improve their diets simply by enjoying white or brown rice a ...Read More

Education News

UP governor stresses on quality education

Uttar Pradesh Governor B.L. Joshi Friday laid emphasis on quality education and said merely constructing a beautiful building for an institute would not deliver the goods to societ ...Read More

LifeStyle News

Women can sound sexy but men just can’t!

Still do not know why you fail every time to charm her with your voice? You just cannot sound sexy as this is one weapon of seduction that only women can enjoy – the power to make ...Read More