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2 Sep ’14 : Ind vs Eng 4th ODI : India won by 9 wickets  
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Birmingham : Ajinkya Rahane's maiden century and his century-run stand with Shikhar Dhawan powered India to a comprehensive nine-wick ... More
Man wants to know about Netaji, SC slaps Rs.50,000 cost  
New Delhi  :  The Supreme Court Monday imposed a cost of Rs.50,000 on a petitioner advocate as it dismissed as "frivolous" his plea ... More
Supreme Court declines Srinivasan’s plea to be reinstated as BCCI president  
New Delhi : The Supreme Court Monday declined N. Srinivasan's plea to reinstate him as the president of the Board of Control for Cric ... More
Tejinder Singh in custody in Tatra case  
New Delhi  : Former Lt. Gen. Tejinder Singh was taken into custody Monday after a court here rejected his bail plea in connection w ... More
Fire in Kolkata’s landmark Chatterjee International building  
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Kolkata : Smoke billows out of Kolkata's landmark Chatterjee International building where a fire broke out on Sept 2, 2014. ... More
Sensex closes above 27,000-mark  
Mumbai : A benchmark index of Indian equities markets breached the 27,000-mark for the first time to hit a record high of 27,082.85 ... More

Sports News

Sachin Tendulkar’s autobiography releasing Nov 6

Sachin Tendulkar's autobiography releasing Nov 6
“Playing It My Way – My Autobiography” is the title of cricket legend Sachin Tendulkar’s life story in his own words, slated for release Nov 6, it was announced Tuesday. “I knew ...Read More

30 Aug 2014 : Pak vs SL 3rd ODI : SL won by 7 wkts

Colombo : Sri Lanka won the match by 7 wickets against Pakistan in 3rd One-Day International of the series on 30 August 2014. ...Read More

It has been a long, hard fight: Lalit Modi

It has been a long, hard fight: Lalit Modi
New Delhi  : Former Indian Premier League (IPL) chairman and commissioner Lalit Modi Wednesday said it has been a long hard fight for him to get his Indian passpo ...Read More

National News

I know what government-investors coordination is: Modi

Tokyo : Prime Minister Narendra Modi Monday sought to attract Japanese investors to India, stating that he knew what kind of coordination is needed between investors and the governme ...Read More

State News

Hyderabad metro cost escalates by Rs.2,500 crore

Hyderabad  :  Hyderabad Metro Rail project has escalated by Rs.2,500 crore to Rs.3,000 crore, said L&T Metro Rail Hy ...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

‘English Vinglish’ mints $1 million in Japan

'English Vinglish' mints $1 million in Japan
Sridevi’s Bollywood comeback vehicle “English Vinglish” has registered a box office collection of $1 million in Japan. The veteran actress is elated. ...Read More

Nude scene in ‘Game Of Thrones’ gets go ahead

Nude scene in 'Game Of Thrones' gets go ahead
“Game of Thrones” has got the green signal from the Croatian Film Commission to shoot a nude scene featuring the character of Queen Cersei in the upcoming season o ...Read More

Business News

Sensex hits record high; posts seventh consecutive monthly gain

Sensex hits record high; posts seventh consecutive monthly gain
Mumbai  :  A benchmark index of Indian equities markets Thursday hit a record high of 26,674.38 points before closing the day’ ...Read More

Sensex closes 117 points up, auto stocks rise

Sensex closes 117 points up, auto stocks rise
Mumbai : A benchmark index of Indian equities markets closed trade Wednesday 117.34 points or 0.44 percent up as auto stocks su ...Read More

City News

Saradha scam: CBI raids 22 locations

New Delhi/Kolkata : Probing the multi-crore-rupee Saradha scam, the Central Bureau of Investigation (CBI) Thursday raided 22 lo ...Read More

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

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

Hateful content on Facebook bad for your brain

Are you exposed to reading homophobic, racist, misogynistic or other hateful content on Facebook? It may have a harmful effect on your brain in the long run. According to a rece ...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