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Ind vs SL 3rd Test : Rain mars first day’s play in third India-Sri Lanka Test  
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Colombo : Rain forced an early end of the first day's play of the third cricket Test between India and Sri Lanka at the Sinhalese Sp ... More
Three killed, nine injured in indiscriminate Pakistan shelling in Jammu  
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Jammu : Three civilians were killed and nine injured on Friday in heavy and indiscriminate shelling by Pakistan in Jammu and Kashmi ... More
Another Pakistani terrorist named Sajjad caught alive in Baramulla-J&K  
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Srinagar : Another Pakistani terrorist was caught alive on Thursday following a fierce gunfight in Jammu and Kashmir's Baramulla di ... More
India successfully launches communication satellite GSAT-6 in textbook style  
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Sriharikota (Andhra Pradesh) : India successfully l ... More
100 crores users logged into Facebook in a day on 24 Aug  
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San Francisco : A billion users logged into social networking site Facebook on August 24 for the first time, founder and CEO Mark Z ... More
Gujarat limps to normalcy under army watch  
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Ahmedabad : Ravaged by violence since Tuesday, Gujarat limped back to normalcy on Thursday even as the army was moved into three mor ... More

Sports News

England batsman Joe Root rested for T20 and ODIs vs Australia

London : In-form England batsman Joe Root has been rested for the One-Day International (ODI) series and the one-off Twenty20 International match against Australia ...Read More

ICC hails retiring Kumar Sangakkara

ICC hails retiring Kumar Sangakkara
International Cricket Council (ICC) chief executive David Richardson paid tribute to former Sri Lanka captain Kumar Sangakkara, who retired from international crick ...Read More

Sangakkara one of the greatest ever: Adam Gilchrist

Sangakkara one of the greatest ever: Adam Gilchrist
Former Australian wicket-keeper Adam Gilchrist heaped praise on Kumar Sangakkara on Monday, saying that the retiring Sri Lankan is one of the greatest batsmen the g ...Read More

National News

Arvind Kejriwal meets pm Narendra Modi, says state & center need to work together for delhi’s growth

New Delhi : Chief Minister Arvind Kejriwal on Tuesday told Prime Minister Narendra Modi that Delhi Police seemed to be at war with the Delhi government and vowed to make Delhi “a shin ...Read More

State News

Communal strife sparks highway blockade in J&K, clashes

Jammu :  Protesters blocked the Pathankote-Jammu highway in Jammu and Kashmir and clashed with the police on Friday following overnight communal v ...Read More


International News

UNF leader Ranil Wickremesinghe sworn in Sri Lanka’s PM

Colombo : UNF leader Ranil Wickremesinghe on Friday took oath as Sri Lanka’s prime minister at a ceremony at the presidential secretariat here. Wickremesinghe t ...Read More

Ruling UNF on road to victory in Sri Lanka, Rajapaksa concedes defeat

Colombo : Sri Lankan Prime Minister Ranil Wickremesinghe was on Tuesday set to take oath again after leading his UNF to a victory in parliamentary elections, def ...Read More

Narendra Modi woos UAE, says India has $1 trillion investment potential

Narendra Modi woos UAE, says India has $1 trillion investment potential
Abu Dhabi/Dubai : Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Monday made a strong pitch for UAE investments in India, saying India has the potential of $1 trillion investme ...Read More

Entertainment News

Phantom Movie Review : 3 out of 5 Stars

“Phantom” is aimed at stirring the patriotic fervour in every Indian making them feel good, as the death of innocents in the 26/11 carnage in Mumbai is avenged. Loosel ...Read More

Top 10 rave parties in movies

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Salman started gym culture in India: Arbaaz Khan

Salman started gym culture in India: Arbaaz Khan
Actor-producer Arbaaz Khan claims that his brother Salman Khan is the person behind the trend of gyms and fitness gaining prominence in the country. “S ...Read More

Business News

Uber Cab launches in four more cities : Guwahati, Nashik, Thiruvananthapuram and Vadodara

Mumbai : Cab aggregator services Uber said on Monday it had launched in four more cities – Guwahati, Nashik, Thiruvananthapuram ...Read More

Indian equities, rupee in free fall on another ‘Manic Monday

Indian equities, rupee in free fall on another 'Manic Monday
Mumbai : Another “Manic Monday” saw a key Indian equity index log its steepest ever closing fall in point-terms, spooked by a c ...Read More

Sensex closes 240 points down on weak global cues

Sensex closes 240 points down on weak global cues
Mumbai : A key Indian equities index ended 241.75 points, or 0.88 percent, lower on Friday on weak global market cues, persistem ...Read More

City News

President mukherjee’s wife cremated in new delhi

President mukherjee's wife cremated in new delhi
The mortal remains of First Lady Suvra Mukherjee were consigned to flames at a crematorium in New Delhi on Wednesday. The funeral ceremony was ...Read More

Modi wishes Kejriwal on his birthday

Modi wishes Kejriwal on his birthday
New Delhi : Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Sunday wished Delhi Chief Minister Arvind Kejriwal on his birthday. Kejriwal thanked ...Read More

Narendra Modi wishes Arvind Kejriwal on his birthday

New Delhi : Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Sunday wished Delhi Chief Minister Arvind Kejriwal on his birthday. Kejriwal thanked ...Read More

Blog/Opinion/Featured News

Kids with larger oral vocabularies better at studies

Children with larger oral vocabularies by age two arrive at kindergarten better prepared academically and behaviourally than their peers, a study says. “Our resu ...Read More

Why education does not interest child workers

A study by a rights group shows that 8,044 children (aged five to 17) are estimated to be working in the garment industry in eight wards of the National Capital Territory of Delhi. ...Read More

Brain game sharpens focus, reduces anxiety

Playing a simple brain game that involves identifying shapes can sharpen your focus and reduce anxiety, new research has found. Study participants who completed ...Read More

Sci-Tech News

Smartphones can help improve kids numeracy skills

Smartphone and tablet-based games can help improve literacy and numeracy skills of children, a study done in India has found. The study was conducted by Qualcomm ...Read More

Health News

Safe-to-eat spinach on your way

Scientists have reported a new, easy-to-implement method to disinfect green leafy vegetables like spinach to reduce outbreaks of illness. Leafy vegetables are washed by commerci ...Read More

Education News

CBSE declares AIPMT (All India Pre Medical Test) results

The results of the All India Pre Medical Test (AIPMT), the gateway exam for to top-notch state-run medical colleges, were declared on Monday by the Central Board of ...Read More

LifeStyle News

Indian men ‘maybe’ okay living with in-laws: Survey

A majority of Indian men, according to a survey, say ‘maybe’ they can stay with their in-laws. In the survey conducted by matrimonial website shaadi.com, when single Indian men ...Read More