World Snap

Today's News of India

Cricket:
Live : India vs England 6th Match : England elect to bowl against India  
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Perth :England captain Eoin Morgan won the toss and elected to field against India in a tri-series ODI clash at the WACA here Friday. ... More
Anna Hazare plans fresh agitation against corruption  
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Ralegan-Siddhi (Maharashtra) : Vetera ... More

Sensex closes 123 points up; healthcare stocks up  
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Mumbai : In volatile trade Thursday, a benchmark inde ... More
Vodafone case: Government not to contest Bombay HC order  
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New Delhi : The government Wednesday decided not to contest a Bombay High Court ruling that telecom major Vodafone was not liable to ... More
Jaishankar is new foreign secretary, Sujatha Singh’s tenure curtailed  
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New Delhi : The Narendra Modi government Wednesday appointed India's envoy in the US, S. Jaishankar, as the new foreign secretary, re ... More

Sports News

England ODI captain Eoin Morgan set to play in IPL

England ODI captain Eoin Morgan set to play in IPL
Perth  :  England One-Day International (ODI) captain Eoin Morgan Thursday made himself available for selection in the 2015 Indian Premier League (IPL) auction a ...Read More

Real Madrid’s Cristiano Ronaldo suspended for two matches

Real Madrid's Cristiano Ronaldo suspended for two matches
Madrid : Real Madrid star Cristiano Ronaldo was handed a two-game suspension Wednesday following his red card in the 2-1 win over Cordoba CF at the La Liga weekend ...Read More

Spinner Sunil Narine withdraws from Windies World Cup Squad

Spinner Sunil Narine withdraws from Windies World Cup Squad
St.John’s (Antigua) : Off-spinner Sunil Narine has withdrawn from the West Indies squad for next’s month World Cup requesting more time to correct his suspect ...Read More

National News

BJP, AAP failed to focus on poor: Rahul Gandhi

BJP, AAP failed to focus on poor: Rahul Gandhi
New Delhi  :  Attacking the BJP and AAP for failing to focus on the poor, Congress vice president Rahul Gandhi Thursday said his party was the only one to understand Delhi’s need fo ...Read More

State News

2 injured in 8 vehicle collides on SG Highway-ahmedabad accident

Ahmedabad : 2 girls were injured in 8 vehicle collides on SG Highway near Pakwan Char Rasta in Ahmedabad. As per source, cause of accident was break fail of Sch ...Read More


International News

Saudi King Abdullah dies; Succeeded by his brother Salman

Saudi King Abdullah dies; Succeeded by his brother Salman
Riyadh : King Abdullah died early Friday of complications from pneumonia and has been succeeded by his brother Salman, the Saudi Arabian royal household said in ...Read More

Jamaat-ud Dawa and Haqqani network banned in Pakistan; Freezes Bank Accounts, Assets

Islamabad : In a swift anti-terror move, Pakistan Thursday banned the Jamaat-ud Dawa (JuD) and the Haqqani Network, besides eight other outfits suspected of fund ...Read More

UN chief Ban Ki-moon condemns Boko Haram militants killings in Nigeria

United Nations :  UN Secretary-General Ban Ki-moon has condemned the reported killings of hundreds of civilians in Nigeria by Boko Haram militants ...Read More

Entertainment News

Hawaizaada Movie Review : 4.5 out of 5 Stars

Hawaizaada Movie Review : 4.5 out of 5 Stars
Film: “Hawaizaada”; Cast: Mithun Chakraborty, Ayushmann Khurrana, Pallavi Sharda, Naman Jain, Jayant Kriplani, Natasha Sinha; Di ...Read More

You’ve to earn everything in life: Barrymore

Los Angeles : Actress Drew Barrymore believes in working hard to achieve something in life. While covering More magazine, Barrymore opens up ab ...Read More

Business News

Apple breaks records with iPhone 6 sales

Apple breaks records with iPhone 6 sales
Technology giant Apple closed 2014 with a record breaking quarter thanks to the sales of iPhone, particularly the new iPhone 6, which raised its ...Read More

Delhi Metro services, parking to be restricted on Jan 25-26

New Delhi :  Delhi Metro services will be partially curtailed Jan 26 as part of security arrangements for Republic Day, an of ...Read More

City News

Congress releases manifesto for Delhi polls, promises lower power bills, water bills

Congress releases manifesto for Delhi polls, promises lower power bills, water bills
New Delhi : Cyber cafes for students, cheap power for domestic consumers and waiver on inflated water bills are some of the pr ...Read More

Kiran Bedi will make better chief minister: Shanti Bhushan

New Delhi : AAP founding member Shanti Bhushan said Thursday that making Kiran Bedi the BJP’s chief ministerial candidate in D ...Read More

Blog/Opinion/Featured News

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

Playing politics on terror-boats

India till now had a healthy tradition of all political parties being united against Pakistan’s anti-India activities to the extent that the then Prime Minister PV Narsimharao (C ...Read More

Sci-Tech News

Rocket, crew module success opens way for India’s manned flight

Sriharikota (Andhra Pradesh) : India Thursday moved a step closer to sending its own manned mission to space as well as heavy satellites when it successfully teste ...Read More

Health News

Men with bigger bellies last longer in sex: Study

London : Next time when you look at your overweight partner, do not get frustrated as he is the one who can beat slimmer men at least on one front — in between ...Read More

Education News

No Sanskrit exams in schools this year: Government

New Delhi  : The central government told the Supreme Court Friday that the switch over from German to Sanskrit as a third language in Kendriya Vidyalayas will be ...Read More

LifeStyle News

Have you shared your first profile photo on Facebook?

The latest Facebook trend requires users to post their first Facebook profile photos and then nominate others to do the same. The trend is seemingly just a way t ...Read More