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Class 8 student dies mysteriously in Delhi school  
IANS (2 hour ago)
New Delhi  :  A 14-year-old Class 8 student died under mysterious circumstances at a government school here Wednesday afternoon, po ... More
Parliament disrupted over MPs forcing man to break fast  
IANS
New Delhi  :  Parliament was disrupted Wednesday over the issue of some MPs allegedly forcing a man in Maharashtra Sadan to break h ... More
16-year-old held for raping minor near Bangalore  
IANS
Bangalore  :  A 16-year-old boy has been arrested for allegedly raping a three-year-old girl in a village 30 km from here, police s ... More
Four killed in LPG explosion in Kashmir  
IANS
Srinaga : Four people were killed Tuesday when a cooking gas cylinder (LPG) exploded in a community kitchen in Kashmir's Baltal base ... More
Sensex gains 122 points, Nifty hits new record high  
IANS
Mumbai : A benchmark index of Indian equities markets Wednesday closed 121.53 points or 0.47 percent up as information technology (I ... More
Three found unconscious in Delhi car, die  
IANS
New Delhi : Three young men were found unconscious here Monday evening in a car with its airconditioner on. They died after being ta ... More

Sports News

Loew reveals pep talk with Goetze before goal

Rio de Janeiro : German coach Joachim Loew has revealed he told Mario Goetze “to show you can decide the World Cup” minutes before the attacker’s title-clinching s ...Read More

Messi wins Golden Ball, Rodriguez takes home Golden Boot

Rio de Janeiro : Argentina captain Lionel Messi was named the Golden Ball winner while Colombian sensation James Rodriguez won the Golden Boot award for the 2014 F ...Read More

Fifa 2014 Final : Gotze’s late winner hands Germany their fourth World Cup crown

Rio de Janeiro : Germany became the first European team to win the FIFA World Cup on South American soil, beating Argentina 1-0 in the final thanks to Mario Gotze ...Read More

National News

Rs.260 crore for power subsidy in Delhi: Jaitley

Rs.260 crore for power subsidy in Delhi: Jaitley
New Delhi : Finance Minister Arun Jaitley Friday announced Rs.260 crore for power subsidy in the national capital. Jaitley announced the power subsidy while presenting the budget f ...Read More

State News

Odisha couple held for selling their children

Bhubaneswar  : A couple was detained in Odisha’s capital Bhubaneswar for allegedly selling their three children, including a new-born baby, for money, police said ...Read More


International News

Malaysian plane down in Ukraine, 295 aboard feared killed

Kuala Lumpur/Kiev/Moscow : A Malaysian Airlines flight crashed Thursday in Ukraine near the Russian border, with all the 280 passengers and 15 crew members on boar ...Read More

Six killed in Pakistan road accident

Islamabad  :  At least six people were killed and three injured Friday when a speeding truck hit a rickshaw in Pakistan’s Khyber Pakhtunkhwa province. Accordi ...Read More

Gunman kills six of a family in US

A gunman shot dead six family members, including four children and two adults, and injured another before surrendering himself to police in the US city of Houston, media reported. ...Read More

Entertainment News

Shweta Tiwari excited about first negative role in ‘Baal Veer’

Shweta Tiwari excited about first negative role in 'Baal Veer'
After playing a perfect homemaker, actress Shweta Tiwari is looking forward to her first grey character in the TV show “Baal Veer”. As Mahabhasma Pari she ...Read More

Anupam Kher’s surgery postponed

Anupam Kher's surgery postponed
Mumbai : Veteran actor Anupam Kher was due to undergo minor surgery for the removal of a cyst in the upper eyelid Monday but this has been postponed. ...Read More

Business News

Sensex gains 310 points; oil and gas stocks rise

Sensex gains 310 points; oil and gas stocks rise
Mumbai  :  A benchmark index of Indian equities markets Tuesday closed trade 310.63 points or 1.21 percent up on positive inte ...Read More

Sensex loses 61 points; metal, banking stocks dip

Sensex loses 61 points; metal, banking stocks dip
Mumbai : A benchmark index of Indian equities markets Friday rose 80.40 points or 0.31 percent as bank, information technology ...Read More

City News

Snag hits Delhi-Katra train

Jammu  :  The New Delhi-Katra superfast train – the Shri Shakti Express – was stuck inside a tunnel in Jammu for over two hour ...Read More

Modi meets Xi: Wants to solve border row, seeks investment

Fortaleza (Brazil)/ New Delhi  :  Prime Minister Narendra Modi Tuesday called for amicably resolving the boundary row with Chi ...Read More

Blog/Opinion/Featured News

‘Children’s books should create awareness about Indian culture’

New Delhi  :  Children’s books shouldn’t merely be the retelling of mythologies or unnecessary lecturing but should have relatable content and illustrations tha ...Read More

Babies start speaking after months of toil

For parents, the day their baby utters its first word is a matter of celebration, and researchers have now shown that the day indeed marks an achievement for the baby brain. Bab ...Read More

Sci-Tech News

Play Angry Bird with a robot soon

Get ready to play popular game Angry Bird with a robot as researchers have paired a small humanoid robot with an android tablet that can help kids programme a robot to learn new sk ...Read More

Health News

High salt ups heart disease risk in diabetics

People with Type-2 diabetes have more to add to their list of dietary restrictions as researchers have found that a high salt diet may double their risk of developing cardiovascula ...Read More

Education News

DU undergraduate admissions begin today

DU undergraduate admissions begin today
New Delhi  :  The much delayed admissions to the three-year undergraduate programme in Delhi University began Tuesday after the first cut-off list was declared. ...Read More

LifeStyle News

Condom that fights sexually-transmitted diseases

Imagine a condom that not only stops pregnancy but also kills germs that can lead to sexually transmitted diseases (STDs). A condom like this has just received approval for mass ...Read More