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Breaking protocol, Nepal PM to personally receive Modi  
IANS (0 mins ago)
Kathmandu  :  Breaking protocol, Nepal Prime Minister Sushil Koirala will personally receive his Indian counterpart Narendra Modi w ... More
Six killed in attack on Pakistan politician’s house  
IANS (4 mins ago)
Islamabad, July 29 (IANS/EFE) At least six people, including a local political leader's brother, were killed Tuesday in an attack by ... More
12 Hindu pilgrims die in accident in Bihar  
IANS (11 mins ago)
Patna : A speeding vehicle crushed 12 Hindu pilgrims, including four women, who were sleeping in Bihar's Aurangabad district early T ... More
Modi greets nation on Eid-ul-Fitr  
IANS (2 hour ago)
New Delhi  :  Prime Minister Narendra Modi Tuesday ... More
Minor girl gang raped at gunpoint in Delhi  
IANS (1 mins ago)
New Delhi  :  A teenaged girl was allegedly gang raped at gunpoint by five people known to her in a west Delhi house, police said T ... More
Telangana train-bus accident toll rises to 18  
IANS (2 hour ago)
Hyderabad  :  The toll in last week's accident at an unmanned rail-road crossing in Telangana rose to 18 with one more child dead a ... 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

Harish Rawat wins Uttarakhand assembly bypoll

Harish Rawat wins Uttarakhand assembly bypoll
Dehradun  :  Uttarakhand Chief Minister Harish Rawat Friday won the bypoll for the Dharchula assembly seat, election officials said. The senior Congress lader won by over 20,000 ...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

Sara not interested in films: Kareena Kapoor

Sara not interested in films: Kareena Kapoor
Mumbai  :  While there have been reports that actor Saif Ali Khan and Amrita Singh’s daughter Sara Khan is planning to get into films, Kareena ...Read More

Shakira pregnant again?

Shakira pregnant again?
Singer Shakira is reportedly pregnant with her second child. Shakira and her soccer player partner Gerard Piqué already have 19-month-old son Milan together an ...Read More

Business News

Sensex, Nifty touch record highs; close in red

Sensex, Nifty touch record highs; close in red
Mumbai  :  A benchmark index of Indian equities markets Friday touched a new high of 26,300.17 points before slipping to 26,09 ...Read More

India’s Finance Bill passed by Lok Sabha

New Delhi : Lok Sabha Friday passed the Finance Bill, 2014 by a voice vote with which the legislative proposals notably on direc ...Read More

City News

Woman gang raped at gunpoint in Delhi

New Delhi  :  A 22-year-old woman was raped by a gang of four men at gunpoint, police said Thursday. The woman, who hails f ...Read More

Class 8 student dies mysteriously in Delhi school

New Delhi  :  A 14-year-old Class 8 student died under mysterious circumstances at a government school here Wednesday afternoo ...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

Stomach most hated body part: Research

Stomachs have been voted the most hated part of the body by the British, followed by love handles and bingo wings, according to new research by non-surgical treatment clinic, Cosme ...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