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Today's News of India

Live : DD vs KKR : KKR choose to bat first  
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Dubai :  Kolkata Knight Riders captain Gautam Gambhir won the toss and elected to bat against Delhi Daredevils in an Indian Premier ... More
Narendra Modi dares Rahul to a face-off  
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Barpeta (Assam) : BJP's prime ministerial candidate N ... More
Modi for Team India, says won’t divide country in name of secularism  
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New Delhi : Pitching for a "Team India", BJP prime mi ... More
Three JNU students killed in campus accident  
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New Delhi  : Three students of Jawaharlal Nehru University were killed Friday in the campus when their motorcycle hit a divider and ... More
19 Apr ’14 : MI vs RCB : RCB won by 7 wickets  
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Dubai : Royal Challengers Bangalore recorded their second consecutive win with a seven-wicket win over defending champions Mumbai Ind ... More
Reliance Industries sees net profit of Rs.21,984 crore in 2013-14  
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Chennai : The Mukesh Ambani-led Reliance Industries Ltd (RIL) Friday said it closed fiscal 2013-14 with a net profit of Rs.21.984 cro ... 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

17 Apr ’14 : DD vs RCB : Kohli, Yuvraj take RCB home against Daredevils

17 Apr '14 : DD vs RCB : Kohli, Yuvraj take RCB home against Daredevils
Sharjah : A fantastic partnership between Virat Kohli and Yuvraj Singh guided the Royal Challengers Bangalore to a convincing eight wicket win over the Delhi Dared ...Read More

16 Apr 2014 : KKR vs MI : KKR won by 41 runs

16 Apr 2014 : KKR vs MI :  KKR won by 41 runs
Abu Dhabi  : Former champions Kolkata Knight Riders rode on the brilliance of veteran all-rounder Jacques Kallis to start their Indian Premier League (IPL) campai ...Read More

National News

SC recognises transgenders as ‘third gender’

SC recognises transgenders as 'third gender'
New Delhi  :  The Supreme Court Tuesday recognised transgenders as the third gender, directed the government to extend them reservations in the backward classes cate ...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

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

Woman arrested for killing her seven babies in US

Washington  : Police in the US state of Utah Sunday arrested a 39-year-old woman for killing her seven infants over a 10-year period, the media reported. Megan ...Read More

33 killed in Mexico bus crash

Mexico City  : At least 33 people were killed early Sunday when a tour bus collided with a tractor-trailer and burst into flames on the Cosamalopan-Acayucan highw ...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