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Modi to begin Japan visit from Kyoto  
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New Delhi : Prime Minister Narendra Modi will fly to Kyoto Saturday at the start of his Aug 30-Sep 3 Japan visit, it was announced T ... More
Sensex hits record high; posts seventh consecutive monthly gain  
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Mumbai  :  A benchmark index of Indian equities mar ... More
Aseemanand gets bail in Samjhauta blast case  
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Chandigarh : The Punjab and Haryana High Court Thursday granted bail to Hindu leader Swami Aseemanand in the Samjhauta train blast c ... More
Saradha scam: CBI raids 22 locations  
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New Delhi/Kolkata : Probing the multi-crore-rupee Saradha scam, the Central Bureau of Investigation (CBI) Thursday raided 22 locatio ... More
Railway minister’s son booked for raping actor  
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Bangalore : The son of Railway Minister D.V. Sadananda Gowda has been booked for rape and cheating following a complaint by Kannada f ... More
HJC snaps alliance with BJP in Haryana  
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Chandigarh : Accusing the BJP of "betrayal", Haryana Janhit Congress (HJC) president Kuldeep Bishnoi Thursday announced the end of hi ... More

Sports News

Mary Kom, Akhil Kumar back in boxing squad for Asian Games

Mary Kom, Akhil Kumar back in boxing squad for Asian Games
New Delhi  :  In a stunning reversal, Olympic bronze medallist and five-time world champion M.C.Mary Kom defeated Pinki Jhangra, a Commonwealth Games bronze meda ...Read More

26 Aug ’14 : SL vs Pak 2nd ODI : SL won by 77 runs

Hambantota (Sri Lanka) : Srilanka won the match by 77 runs against Pakistan on 2nd One Day International of the series here in Hambantota on 26 August 2014. ...Read More

Ashwini-Tarun ousted from World Championships

Copenhagen  :  The Indian badminton squad got off to a poor start as Tarun Kona and Ashwini Ponnappa were ousted from their mixed doubles opener at the World Cha ...Read More

National News

79 Indians return from Liberia, screened for Ebola

New Delhi/Mumbai  :  Seventy-nine Indian nationals, who have been brought back from Ebola-hit Liberia, were Tuesday screened for the deadly virus after their arrival at the airports ...Read More

State News

Mumbai glitters as it welcomes Lord Ganesh

Mumbai glitters as it welcomes Lord Ganesh
Mumbai  :  Glittering decorations on roads and bylanes, rows of fairy lights, magnificent patriotic and social themes and an infectious religious fervour mark th ...Read More


International News

Pakistan committed to dialogue with India’

New Delhi  : Pakistan is committed to dialogue with India and would not allow the “process” to be “distracted” in any way, Pakistan High Commissioner Abdul Basit ...Read More

Suspected Ebola case found in Myanmar

Myanmar has discovered a suspected case of the deadly Ebola virus disease, the information ministry said Wednesday. A 22-year-old man, who worked in Guinea and Liberia in West A ...Read More

US doctor with Ebola ‘recovering in every way’

Washington : An American doctor who contracted Ebola in Liberia said he was “recovering in every way”, and that he was looking forward to being reunited with his ...Read More

Entertainment News

‘Identity Card’ Movie Review : 4 out of 5 Stars

Film: “Identity Card”; Cast: Tia Bajpai, Prashaant Kumar, Furqan Merchant, Vipin Sharma, Brijendra Kala, Saurabh Shukla, Shoib Kazmi and Raghuvir Ya ...Read More

Post ‘Satyamev Jayate’ people aren’t interested in my film: Aamir

Post 'Satyamev Jayate' people aren't interested in my film: Aamir
Actor Aamir Khan says post his popular TV show “Satyamev Jayate” (SJ), people are not interested in his films. “I have certain responsibility ...Read More

Business News

Last bell for Kerala bars, to shut Sep 12

Thiruvananthapuram : Barring the bars in 20 five star hotels, all the others that are currently open will have to shut down Sep ...Read More

Competion Commission fines 14 car makers

Chennai : The Competition Commission of India (CCI) Monday levied a penalty of Rs.2,544.65 crore on 14 car manufacturers for vio ...Read More

City News

Several shops gutted in Delhi fires

New Delhi : Over 30 shops and an NIIT centre were gutted in two separate fire incidents Monday. Three fire service officials suf ...Read More

Three die in Ludhiana factory fire

Chandigarh  : At least three people were killed Monday in a big fire that broke out at a wool factory in industrial hub Ludhian ...Read More

Blog/Opinion/Featured News

How brain can multitask better

Cooking while having a conversation, watching a movie while browsing the Web, or driving while listening to a radio show – multitasking is an essential skill in our daily lives. Ma ...Read More

Infants much smarter than you may think

Does a baby know that a dog can jump a fence while a school bus cannot or a cat can avoid colliding with a wall while a table being pushed into a wall cannot? According to an in ...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

More kids at risk of developing diabetes from womb, says study

New research shows that children exposed to gestational diabetes in the wombs are nearly six times more likely to develop diabetes or prediabetes than children who are not exposed. ...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

Indian men want women to propose: Survey

Traditionally, it’s the guys who pop the question to take a relationship forward but an increasing number of Indian men now prefer if women make the first move, according to a surv ...Read More