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Obama, Michelle to miss Taj, travel to Riyadh instead  
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Agra/Washington : The much-anticipated visit by US President Barack Obama and his wife Michelle to Agra to view the Taj Majal has bee ... More
Three killed in Bomb blast in a Bihar court  
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Patna : Three people, including a woman, a police c ... More
Terror havens in Pakistan unacceptable; India true partner: Barack Obama  
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New Delhi : Sending a clear message to Pakistan, US ... More
Congress releases manifesto for Delhi polls, promises lower power bills, water bills  
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New Delhi : Cyber cafes for students, cheap power for domestic consumers and waiver on inflated water bills are some of the promise ... More
Telugu comedian M.S. Narayana dead, funeral on Saturday  
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Hyderabad : Telugu comedian M.S. Narayana, who had over 750 films to his credit, passed away Friday due to kidney-related ailments, ... More

Sports News

Barcelona beat Atletico Madrid in 1st leg in Copa del Rey quarters

Barcelona : Lionel Messi’s goal with five minutes of regulation time left gave FC Barcelona a 1-0 victory over La Liga holders Atletico Madrid in the first leg o ...Read More

Roger Federer beat Italy’s Simone Bolelli to advances in Australian Open despite hand problem

Roger Federer beat Italy's Simone Bolelli to advances in Australian Open despite hand problem
Melbourne : World No.2 Roger Federer dropped a set but utimately beat Italy’s Simone Bolelli 3-6, 6-3, 6-2, 6-2 in the men’s singles of the Australian Open tenni ...Read More

Sharapova survives scare to advance in Australian Open

Sharapova survives scare to advance in Australian Open
Melbourne : World NO.2 Maria Sharapova had a narrow escape in the second round of the women’s singles at the Australian Open tennis tournament against qualifier ...Read More

National News

Narendra Modi, Barack Obama to share thoughts on ‘Mann ki Baat’ on Jan 27

New Delhi : Prime Minister Narendra Modi and US President Barack Obama will share their thoughts together in the next episode of “Mann ki Baat” on All India Radio to be aired Jan 27, ...Read More

State News

Narendra Modi attends Shatrughan Sinha’s son Kussh’s wedding

Narendra Modi attends Shatrughan Sinha's son Kussh’s wedding
Mumbai : Prime Minister Narendra Modi attended actor-politician Shatrughan Sinha’s son Kussh’s wedding to Taruna Agarwal here Sunday. The groom’s sister ...Read More


International News

UN chief Ban Ki-moon condemns Boko Haram militants killings in Nigeria

United Nations :  UN Secretary-General Ban Ki-moon has condemned the reported killings of hundreds of civilians in Nigeria by Boko Haram militants ...Read More

Divers retrieve black box of crashed AirAsia plane

Jakarta : Indonesian divers retrieved the black box of the crashed AirAsia flight QZ8501 in the Java Sea, Bambang Soelistyo, chief of the National Search and Rescu ...Read More

10 yrs Suicide bomber killed at least 19 people in Maiduguri attack in Nigeria

Abuja : A woman suicide bomber attack struck at a local market in Maiduguri, capital of northeastern Nigerian state of Borno and headquarters of Boko Haram, police ...Read More

Entertainment News

Baby Movie Review : 4.5 out of 5 Stars

Baby Movie Review : 4.5 out of 5 Stars
Film: “Baby”; Actors: Akshay Kumar, K K Menon, Tapsee Pannu, Anupam Kher, Rana Daggubati, Mikaal Zulfikar, Rashid Naaz; Writer-Director: Neer ...Read More

I’m doing variety of films this year: Priyanka Chopra

I'm doing variety of films this year: Priyanka Chopra
During 2014, Priyanka Chopra was seen in two films — action crime thriller “Gunday” and “Mary Kom”. But this year, she&#8217 ...Read More

Business News

Sensex breaches 29,000-mark; Nifty touches new peak

Mumbai : A benchmark index of Indian equities markets touched a record high of 29,060.41 points Thursday and was trading 96.29 ...Read More

Sensex, Nifty touch new highs; capital goods rise; Metal, Oil down

Sensex, Nifty touch new highs; capital goods rise; Metal, Oil down
Mumbai : Positive European cues ahead of a possible European Central Bank (ECB) stimulus, led the two benchmark indices of the ...Read More

City News

Kiran Bedi files nomination from the Krishna Nagar; Kejriwal files nomination from New Delhi

Kiran Bedi files nomination from the Krishna Nagar; Kejriwal files nomination from New Delhi
New Delhi : Kiran Bedi, BJP’s chief ministerial candidate in Delhi, Wednesday filed her nomination papers from the Krishna Nag ...Read More

Kiran Bedi BJP’s chief ministerial candidate in Delhi

Kiran Bedi BJP's chief ministerial candidate in Delhi
New Delhi : Former IPS officer Kiran Bedi, who joined the BJP less than a week ago, will be the party’s chief ministerial candi ...Read More

Blog/Opinion/Featured News

How infants judge adults’ language proficiency

Monolingual infants expect others to understand only one language, an assumption not held by bilingual infants, a study by researchers at New York University and McGill University ...Read More

Playing politics on terror-boats

India till now had a healthy tradition of all political parties being united against Pakistan’s anti-India activities to the extent that the then Prime Minister PV Narsimharao (C ...Read More

Sci-Tech News

Rocket, crew module success opens way for India’s manned flight

Sriharikota (Andhra Pradesh) : India Thursday moved a step closer to sending its own manned mission to space as well as heavy satellites when it successfully teste ...Read More

Health News

Men with bigger bellies last longer in sex: Study

London : Next time when you look at your overweight partner, do not get frustrated as he is the one who can beat slimmer men at least on one front — in between ...Read More

Education News

No Sanskrit exams in schools this year: Government

New Delhi  : The central government told the Supreme Court Friday that the switch over from German to Sanskrit as a third language in Kendriya Vidyalayas will be ...Read More

LifeStyle News

Have you shared your first profile photo on Facebook?

The latest Facebook trend requires users to post their first Facebook profile photos and then nominate others to do the same. The trend is seemingly just a way t ...Read More