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Maharashtra hillock crash toll climbs to 25  
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Pune  : At least 25 people were killed and over 160 remain trapped under a hillock which crashed on a village near Pune early Wednes ... More
Ind vs Eng Test 3 Day 4 : Live Score Updates  
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Southampton : Clinching the remaining two Indian wickets in a jiffy, England bowled out India for 330 -- 239 runs behind -- but chose ... More
Tamil Nadu school fire: Life term for owner, jail for nine others  
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Chennai  :  A court in Tamil Nadu's Thanjavur Wednesday sentenced the owner of a school in Kumbakonam, where 94 children perished i ... More
Sushil leads India’s gold rush win wrestling  
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Glasgow : Sushil Kumar led the charge as Indian wrestlers put on a stunning show in the Commonwealth Games winning three of the five ... More
36 kg heroin seized in Delhi, six held  
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New Delhi  :  Six people, including two Afghan nationals, were arrested in the capital and 36 kg of heroin valued at Rs.125 crore i ... More
Sensex ends in green; bank stocks gaining  
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Mumbai : Registering gains after two days of fall, a benchmark index of Indian equities markets Wednesday closed trade 96.19 points ... More

Sports News

Indian shooter Asab wins double trap bronze

Glasgow : Indian shooter Mohammed Asab won the bronze medal in the men’s double trap beating 17-year-old Nathan Xuereb of Malta in the bronze medal match of the 20 ...Read More

India at Commonwealth Games Saturday, Day 3

Glasgow  :  Abhinav Bindra and Malaika Goel gave India a gold and a silver from shooting on day 2 of the Commonwealth Ga ...Read More

Indian hockey team win CWG opener

The Indian men’s hockey team Friday began their Commonwealth Games campaign with a facile 3-1 win over lowly Wales in a Pool A tie at the Glasgow National Hockey Centre here. In ...Read More

National News

Five killed in Uttarakhand landslide, heavy rain alert

Lucknow/Dehradun  :  Five people were killed in a landslide in Uttarakhand and the meteorological department Monday warned of another round of incessant downpour within 48 hours. ...Read More

State News

Saharanpur still tense, curfew on

Lucknow : Authorities Sunday deployed drone cameras in curfew-bound Saharanpur in Uttar Pradesh, a day after three people were killed and over a dozen critically ...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

Sara not interested in films: Kareena Kapoor

Sara not interested in films: Kareena Kapoor
Mumbai  :  While there have been reports that actor Saif Ali Khan and Amrita Singh’s daughter Sara Khan is planning to get into films, Kareena ...Read More

Shakira pregnant again?

Shakira pregnant again?
Singer Shakira is reportedly pregnant with her second child. Shakira and her soccer player partner Gerard Piqué already have 19-month-old son Milan together an ...Read More

Business News

Reliance Power shares up on Jaiprakash hydro-power buy

Mumbai  : Shares of Reliance Power rose Monday on news that it will buy the entire 1,800 MW hydro-power portfolio of the Jaipra ...Read More

Sensex slips 42 points; oil and gas stocks dip

Sensex slips 42 points; oil and gas stocks dip
Mumbai  : A benchmark index of Indian equities markets plunged 135.52 points or 0.52 percent Monday as metal stocks dipped. ...Read More

City News

Woman gang raped at gunpoint in Delhi

New Delhi  :  A 22-year-old woman was raped by a gang of four men at gunpoint, police said Thursday. The woman, who hails f ...Read More

Class 8 student dies mysteriously in Delhi school

New Delhi  :  A 14-year-old Class 8 student died under mysterious circumstances at a government school here Wednesday afternoo ...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

Stomach most hated body part: Research

Stomachs have been voted the most hated part of the body by the British, followed by love handles and bingo wings, according to new research by non-surgical treatment clinic, Cosme ...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