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Today’s Match @ 3 PM : Ind vs Eng 2nd ODI : Live scores updates  
Worldsnap Staff (1 mins ago)
Cardiff : After the 1st ODI match was abandoned due to rain without a ball being bowled or even the toss taking place, today India wi ... More
Bopanna-Qureshi suffer first round defeat in US Open  
IANS (16 mins ago)
New York : India's Rohan Bopanna and his Pakistani p ... More
Don’t make people in conflict with law ministers: SC to PM  
IANS (30 mins ago)
New Delhi : The Supreme Court Wednesday said that though there was no bar on the prime minister recommending any person to be a mini ... More
Jaswant Singh still in coma  
IANS (32 mins ago)
New Delhi  :  Former union minister and former Bhar ... More
Sensex up 126 points; auto stocks surge  
IANS (29 mins ago)
Mumbai : A benchmark index of Indian equities markets Wednesday was trading 126.41 points or 0.48 percent up as auto stocks surged. ... More
No place for Vajpayee, Advani, Joshi in BJP’s top decision-making body  
IANS
New Delhi : In a move marking the end of the era of stalwarts like Atal Bihari Vajpayee, L.K. Advani and Murli Manohar Joshi, the BJP ... More

Sports News

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

Gavaskar backs Dhoni, hails Shastri’s appointment

Gavaskar backs Dhoni, hails Shastri's appointment
India’s cricket legend Sunil Gavaskar Tuesday backed beleaguered captain Mahendra Singh Dhoni for leading with example and also hailed the appointment of his former team mate Ravi ...Read More

20 Aug 2014 : Ban vs WI 1st ODI : WI won by 3 wkts

Grenada : West Indies won the match by 3 wickets against Bangladesh in the 1st Match of the One Day International (ODI) at here on Wednesday today. ...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

Gujarat speaker is new Karnataka governor

Gandhinagar  :  Gujarat assembly Speaker Vajubhai Rudabhai Vala, named the new governor of Karnataka, is considered close to Prime Minister Narendra Modi. The ...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

Mardaani Movie Review : 4 out of 5 Stars

Mardaani Movie Review : 4 out of 5 Stars
Film: “Mardaani”; Cast: Rani Mukerji, Tahir Bhasin, Jisshu Sengupta and Anil George; Director: Pradeep Sarkar; Rating ...Read More

Aamir praises Rani’s ‘Mardaani’ act

Aamir praises Rani's 'Mardaani' act
Actor Aamir Khan, who is known to raise social issues via his TV show “Satyamev Jayate”, has praised his former co-star Rani Mukerji’s work in her la ...Read More

Business News

Sensex, Nifty touch new highs

Sensex, Nifty touch new highs
Mumbai  :  A benchmark index of Indian equities markets hit a record high of 26,630.74 points before closing at 26,437.02 poin ...Read More

Adani Group plans to invest $2 bn in Odisha power plant

Adani Group plans to invest $2 bn in Odisha power plant
Bhubaneswar : Gautam Adani plans to invest $2 billion to build a 2,500 megawatt power plant in Odisha. The Gujarat-based Ada ...Read More

City News

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

Modi wants people’s ideas on replacing plan panel

Modi wants people's ideas on replacing plan panel
New Delhi : In keeping with his philosophy of having a more participatory government, Prime Minister Narendra Modi has invited ...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