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Deeply pained by what’s going on: Kejriwal  
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New Delhi  :  Delhi Chief Minister ... More

Nifty touches all-time high, crosses 9,000 mark  
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Mumbai  :  Continuing with the post-budget euphoria, the wider 50-scrip Nifty of the National Stock Exchange (NSE) breached the 9,0 ... More
Fire broke out at a plastic godown in Kasba of Kolkata Fire broke out at a plastic godown in Kasba of Kolkata  
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Kolkata : Fire fighters try hard to douse a fire that broke out at a plastic godown in Kasba of Kolkata on March 1, 2015. [caption ... More

Sports News

Jagmohan Dalmiya elected BCCI president for the second time

Chennai : Veteran cricket administrator Jagmohan Dalmiya was on Monday elected president of the Board of Control for Cricket in India (BCCI) during its annual ge ...Read More

Roger Federer wins seventh Dubai open title

Roger Federer wins seventh Dubai open title
Dubai : Swiss superstar Roger Federer defeated World No.1 Novak Djokovic 6-3, 7-5 to win the Dubai duty free championships for the seventh time at the Dubai Avi ...Read More

Sajad Gani Lone to be sworn in as minister in J&K

Jammu : Sajad Gani Lone, former separatist leader and chief of the Peoples Conference, has reached here and will be sworn in as a minister in the PDP-BJP governmen ...Read More

National News

CM Devendra Fadnavis announced free treatment for swine flu in Maharashtra

CM Devendra Fadnavis announced free treatment for swine flu in Maharashtra
Mumbai  :  Maharashtra has decided to provide free treatment for swine flu across the state, following the death of nearly 150 people due to the viral disease, Chief Minister Devend ...Read More

State News

Common Minimum Programme released by PDP, BJP in Jammu and Kashmir

Jammu : The following are the highlights of the common minimum programme (CMP) released by the PDP and the BJP in Jammu and Kashmir on Sunday: * To meet the pol ...Read More


International News

Stolen South African infant found after 17 years

Cape Town  : A newborn who was stolen from her mother’s arms 17 years ago from a South African hospital and grew up not knowing her biological parents, has been t ...Read More

Strong earthquake jolts parts of Pakistan

Islamabad  : A 5.8 magnitude earthquake hit northern region of Pakistan, including capital city of Islamabad Friday, media reported. According to initial detai ...Read More

30 injured as train hits tractor in US

Los Angeles  :  At least 30 people were injured Tuesday when a train collided with a tractor-trailer and derailed northwest of Los Angeles city i ...Read More

Entertainment News

Cameron diaz says everyone needs sex for healthy life

Cameron diaz says everyone needs sex for healthy life
Cameron Diaz has posed bra-free for April 2015 issue of Cosmopolitan and said that everyone needs to have sex to lead a healthy life. [ventunomedia_video ven_vidoe_id= ...Read More

‘MasterChef India 4′ jets off to Dubai

'MasterChef India 4' jets off to Dubai
New Delhi :  Cooking-based reality TV show “MasterChef India 4″ is heading to Dubai with the contestants in search of Middle Eastern flavours. Celebrity ...Read More

I’m doing only selective work: Bappi Lahiri

I'm doing only selective work: Bappi Lahiri
Veteran singer Bappi Lahiri, who has lent his voice for a song in Phantom Films’ “Hunterrr 303″, says he has decided to do only selective work. “I want to retain my br ...Read More

Business News

Jet fuel rates raised by 8 percent, non-subsidised LPG by Rs.5

New Delhi  :  Indian Oil Corp (IOC), the nation’s largest oil company, on Sunday increased Aviation Turbine Fu ...Read More

Budget is against poor, favours corporates: P Chidambaram

Budget is against poor, favours corporates: P Chidambaram
New Delhi : Former finance minister and senior Congress leader P. Chidambaram Saturday slammed the Union budget saying it was ag ...Read More

Health budget dips by 5.7 percent, AYUSH gets major chunk

Health budget dips by 5.7 percent, AYUSH gets major chunk
New Delhi : The Indian health budget Saturday saw a dip of 5.7 percent with the Narendra Modi government Saturday announcing an ...Read More

City News

Nirbhaya fund raised to Rs.2,000 crore: Arun Jaitley

New Delhi :  Finance Minister Arun Jaitley Saturday doubled the Nirbhaya fund to Rs. 2,000 crore from Rs. 1,000 crore. “My G ...Read More

Delhi Police launch Himmat WhatsApp, Hike for women’s safety

Delhi Police launch Himmat WhatsApp, Hike for women's safety
New Delhi : Enthused by the popularity of its ‘Himmat’ mobile app for women’s safety, the Delhi Police Wednesday ...Read More

Environmentalist R.K. Pachauri hospitalised

Environmentalist R.K. Pachauri hospitalised
New Delhi  :  Environmentalist R.K. Pachauri, who is facing charges of sexual harassment, was Wednesday admitted to a hospital ...Read More

Blog/Opinion/Featured News

Why sleep loss could lead to weight gain

Following a night of total sleep deprivation, a brain region known as the “salience network” may lead us to eat more fat, new research has found. “Although this ...Read More

Smartphones may derail social development of kids

Use of mobile devices while attending to mundane tasks may be detrimental to the social-emotional development of children, researchers said. “It has been well- ...Read More

How infants judge adults’ language proficiency

Monolingual infants expect others to understand only one language, an assumption not held by bilingual infants, a study by researchers at New York University and McGill University ...Read More

Health News

A glass of tomato juice daily can help rid you of your beer belly

A glass of tomato juice daily can help rid you of your beer belly
A new study has found that drinking a glass of tomato juice daily helps in reducing the weight around the waist without making any other changes to diet or lifestyle. [ventunome ...Read More

Education News

Madhya Pradesh exam scam: FIR against governor, 100 others

Madhya Pradesh exam scam: FIR against governor, 100 others
Bhopal :  A Special Task Force (STF) Tuesday registered an FIR against Governor Ram Naresh Yadav and 100 others in the Madhya Pradesh Professional Examination Boa ...Read More

LifeStyle News

Want sex? Ask your brain first

Besides hormones at work, a key brain region has been found to be involved in all three phases of the sexual pleasure cycle – wanting sex, having sex and inhibiting sex, a new rese ...Read More