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Five killed in Uttarakhand landslide, heavy rain alert  
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Lucknow/Dehradun  :  Five people were killed in a landslide in Uttarakhand and the meteorological department Monday warned of anoth ... More
Saharanpur still tense, curfew on  
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Lucknow : Authorities Sunday deployed drone cameras in curfew-bound Saharanpur in Uttar Pradesh, a day after three people were kille ... More
Indian shooter Asab wins double trap bronze  
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Glasgow : Indian shooter Mohammed Asab won the bronze medal in the men's double trap beating 17-year-old Nathan Xuereb of Malta in th ... More
27 -31 July 2014 : Ind vs Eng Test 3 : Live Score Updates  
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Southampton : Captain Alastair Cook's unbeaten 48 took England to 78 for one at lunch on the opening day of their third Test against ... More
Sensex slips 42 points; oil and gas stocks dip  
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Mumbai  : A benchmark index of Indian equities markets Monday was trading 41.87 points or 0.16 percent down as oil and gas stocks di ... More
Woman jumps from flyover, critical in Delhi  
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New Delhi  : A 38-year-old woman was in critical condition Sunday after she jumped from a flyover here in an attempt to commit suici ... More

Sports News

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

Ind vs Eng 2nd Test Day 4: Last ball wicket revives Indian hopes

London : After struggling to pick up a wicket all morning, pacer Ishant Sharma struck on the final ball of the session to revive Indian hopes as England were reduc ...Read More

Loew reveals pep talk with Goetze before goal

Rio de Janeiro : German coach Joachim Loew has revealed he told Mario Goetze “to show you can decide the World Cup” minutes before the attacker’s title-clinching s ...Read More

National News

Parliament disrupted over MPs forcing man to break fast

New Delhi  :  Parliament was disrupted Wednesday over the issue of some MPs allegedly forcing a man in Maharashtra Sadan to break his Ramadan fast. The government assured a probe. ...Read More

State News

16-year-old held for raping minor near Bangalore

Bangalore  :  A 16-year-old boy has been arrested for allegedly raping a three-year-old girl in a village 30 km from here, police said Wednesday. “We traced t ...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

Now Sunil Grover to play Kapil Sharma’s father-in-law

Now Sunil Grover to play Kapil Sharma's father-in-law
Comedian Sunil Grover, whose popularity went several notches higher when he essayed the drag act of Guthhi on “Comedy Nights with Kapil”, is now back on the show. ...Read More

Salman finds his lady love, calls her ‘JFK’

Salman finds his lady love, calls her 'JFK'
Mumbai  :  One of Bollywood’s most eligible bachelors, Salman Khan has admitted having a lady love in his life – his “Kick” ...Read More

Business News

Jet, Etihad Airways offer special passenger fare

New Delhi  :  Domestic airline company Jet Airways and its Abu Dhabi-based partner Et ...Read More

Sensex gains 122 points, Nifty hits new record high

Sensex gains 122 points, Nifty hits new record high
Mumbai : A benchmark index of Indian equities markets Wednesday closed 121.53 points or 0.47 percent up as information technolo ...Read More

City News

Manipuri man beaten to death in Delhi

New Delhi  :  A 29-year-old man from Manipur was beaten to death here by a group of five to six men, police said Monday. Sh ...Read More

Rs.260 crore for power subsidy in Delhi: Jaitley

Rs.260 crore for power subsidy in Delhi: Jaitley
New Delhi : Finance Minister Arun Jaitley Friday announced Rs.260 crore for power subsidy in the national capital. Jaitley an ...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

Drink tea for thinner body, beautiful skin

Drinking tea can be beneficial mentally, emotionally, socially and physically. Scientific research testifies to the health benefits of all kinds of tea, which not only help with ...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