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Anshu Gupta, Sanjiv Chaturvedi win Magsaysay awards  
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New Delhi : Social worker Anshu Gupta and former AI ... More
SC dismisses Yakub Memon’s plea on death warrant  
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New Delhi : Curtains came down on the legal battle of ... More
Kalam’s last rites to take place in Rameswaram on Thursday  
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New Delhi/Chennai :  The last rites ... More

Lalu Prasad held during Bihar bandh, rail, roads traffic hit  
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Patna :  RJD chief Lalu Prasad was arrested here on ... More
Indian equities open higher in morning trade Indian equities open higher in morning trade  
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Mumbai :  A benchmark index for Indian equities, the sensitive index (Sensex) of the Bombay Stock Exchange (BSE), on Wednesday opene ... More
Punjab terror attack ends; combing operations on Punjab terror attack ends; combing operations on  
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Dinanagar (Punjab) :  After nearly 11 hours, the terrorist attack on Punjab's Dinanagar town came to an end on Monday evening, polic ... More

Sports News

Leggie Mishra recalled to Indian Test squad vs Sri Lanka

Leggie Mishra recalled to Indian Test squad vs Sri Lanka
New Delhi : Seasoned leg-spinner Amit Mishra was on Thursday recalled to the Indian cricket squad for the three-Test away series against Sri Lanka next month. ...Read More

Rahane credits Zimbabwe for squaring T20 cricket series

Rahane credits Zimbabwe for squaring T20 cricket series
Harare :  Indian cricket skipper Ajinkya Rahane has credited Zimbabwe for pulling off a brilliant win in the second T20 international to square th ...Read More

19 Jul ’15 : India vs Zimbabwe : Zimbabwe down India by 10 runs, level series 1-1

Harare :  A gritty Zimbabwe overcame a below-par India by 10 runs to draw their two-match Twenty20 International (T20I) series at the Harare Sports Club here on S ...Read More

National News

Kullu accident: Two more bodies found, toll nine

Kullu :  Two more bodies were recovered on Friday from the swollen Parvati river in Himachal Pradesh’s Kullu district a day after a tourist bus from Punjab skidded off the road and f ...Read More

State News

BJP demands Uttarakhand CM Harish Rawat’s resignation

BJP demands Uttarakhand CM Harish Rawat's resignation
New Delhi :  The BJP on Wednesday demanded the resignation of Uttarakhand Chief Minister Harish Rawat, alleging he was involved in a liquor scam and “loot” during ...Read More


International News

27 killed,14 injured in Iraq clashes

Baghdad :  At least 27 people were killed and 14 injured on Wednesday in air strikes and separate clashes against the Islamic State (IS) militants in Iraq’s Anbar ...Read More

Former US president George Bush discharged from hospital

Washington :  Former US president George Bush was discharged from hospital after being treated for a broken neck bone, a media report said. The former presiden ...Read More

If Congress kills Iran deal, sanctions would lose India’s support: US

Washington : White House has cautioned a hostile Republican controlled Congress against killing the historic Iran nuclear deal saying loss of support from countrie ...Read More

Entertainment News

Aishwarya at Jaipur Airport with her daughter Aaradhya

Aishwarya at Jaipur Airport with her daughter Aaradhya
Jaipur: Actress Aishwarya Rai Bachchan with her daughter Aaradhya, at Sanganer Airport in Jaipur, on July 27, 2015. [caption id=”attachment_186232″ al ...Read More

‘Ye Hai Mohabbatein’ cast to jet off to Paris?

'Ye Hai Mohabbatein' cast to jet off to Paris?
If all goes as planned, the star cast of “Ye Hai Mohabbatein”, including Karan Patel and Divyanka Tripathi, will jet off to Paris to shoot a sequence ...Read More

What made Parineeti Chopra cry?

What made Parineeti Chopra cry?
Actress Parineeti Chopra says she cried a lot while watching Neeraj Ghaywan directorial “Masaan”. “I cried a lot inside the theatre,” Parineeti said at ...Read More

Business News

Sensex closes 102 points down

Sensex closes 102 points down
Mumbai :  A benchmark index of Indian equity markets, the 30-scrip Sensitive Index (Sensex), on Tuesday provisionally closed 10 ...Read More

Sensex provisionally closes 551 points down

Sensex provisionally closes 551 points down
Mumbai :  Proposed new financial regulations to control black money, retrospective taxation and containment of ...Read More

Axis Bank net up by 19 percent

Axis Bank net up by 19 percent
Axis Bank on Friday said it closed the first quarter of the current fiscal with 19 percent growth in its net profit. In a statement, the bank ...Read More

City News

Arvind Kejriwal flays Lt Gov. Jung, calls him Modi’s man

Arvind Kejriwal flays Lt Gov. Jung, calls him Modi's man
New Delhi : Delhi Chief Minister Arvind Kejriwal on Thursday accused Lt Governor Najeeb Jung of acting at Prime Minister Naren ...Read More

Delhi serial rapist confesses to killing over 30 children

New Delhi : In revelations that have shocked even the police, serial killer Ravinder Kumar has admitted to raping and murdering ...Read More

Arunachal ex-CM P.K. Thungon convicted for graft

New Delhi :  A special court here has convicted former Arunachal Pradesh chief minister P.K. Thungon in a 1998 ...Read More

Blog/Opinion/Featured News

Why pre-dinosaur vegetarians had large canines

The pattern of teeth in Tiarajudens eccentricus — a herbivorous mammalian ancestor having large sabre-like protruding canines — has puzzled researchers since the ...Read More

How kids respond differently to foods

How children perceive high-calorie foods depends on how much fat have accumulated around their waistlines, a new study says. So lean children will have more powe ...Read More

Kids behave worse when dads feel unsupported

Children are more likely to display troublesome behaviour in families in which the father feels unsupported by his partner, says a study. The ways in which parents work together ...Read More

Sci-Tech News

Solar powered-plane breaks non-stop flight record

Solar powered-plane breaks non-stop flight record
The solar-powered plane Solar Impulse 2 broke the endurance record of 72 hours of non-stop flight over the Pacific on its round-the-world journey and is due to touch down in Hawaii ...Read More

Health News

Increasing coffee intake bad for your brain

Increasing coffee intake bad for your brain
While drinking your daily cup of coffee can help you stay sharp, modifying your habit by increasing coffee consumption over time may increase risk of mild cognitive impairment (MCI ...Read More

Education News

Assam school tops in CBSE film-making contest

Guwahati :  NPS International School of Guwahati has made the northeastern region proud once again by securing the first position in the national-level film-makin ...Read More

LifeStyle News

Facebook can even help you lose weight: Study

Facebook can even help you lose weight: Study
Connect emotionally with your friends on Facebook if you want to avoid binge eating and a bloated body that happens later, says a study. According to the researchers from Univer ...Read More