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  • newCartoonist Sudhir Tailang passes away
    He recently launched a book of cartoons titled "No, Prime Minister", a set of cartoons on former Prime Minister Manmohan Singh.
    - 38 mins ago, 7 Feb 16, 1:12am -
  • newSporting Clube stuns BFC
    Sporting Clube de Goa arrived in Bengaluru hoping for a point but it left the Sree Kanteerava Stadium with all three. Despite having had to play with only 10 men for more than an hour, the visitor se...
    - 43 mins ago, 7 Feb 16, 1:07am -
  • newPirates hijack U Mumba
    Patna Pirates put it across defending champion, U Mumba, 40-26 on the concluding day of the Bengaluru leg of the ProKabaddi League here on Saturday.Pirates are now undefeated after three matches, whi...
    - 45 mins ago, 7 Feb 16, 1:05am -
  • newNegi is costliest Indian, Watson most expensive
    94 players go under hammer; no takers for Amla, Guptill
    - 47 mins ago, 7 Feb 16, 1:03am -
  • newEngland goes 2-0 up
    England opener Alex Hales fell one short of a second One-Day International century as his team completed a comfortable five-wicket victory over South Africa on Saturday.After electing to bat, the ...
    - 49 mins ago, 7 Feb 16, 1:01am -
  • newTibetan Lamas caught with foreign currency
    The Himachal Pradesh police have again caught Tibetan Lamas (priests) with foreign currency on the Mehatpur border of Una district on Saturday. A car bearing a Delhi registration number was intercept...
    - 49 mins ago, 7 Feb 16, 1:01am -
  • newHouse panel slams Goa for tardy implementation of environmental laws
    It calls for review of controversial amendment to preservation of trees Act
    - 50 mins ago, 7 Feb 16, 1:00am -
  • newIndia takes fifth place
    The Indian team subdued Kazkahstan 3-0 to clinch the fifth place in the Fed Cup Asia-Oceania group-1 women’s tennis tournament in Hua Hin, Thailand, on Saturday.It was an impressive performance by...
    - 52 mins ago, 7 Feb 16, 12:58am -
  • newTwo cycling golds for India
    India picked up two gold medals in cycling as Bidyaluxmi Touranbam took the top spot in the women’s 30km distance race. Chaoba Devi Elangbam took the silver. The men’s 40km race also saw a one-two fi...
    - 53 mins ago, 7 Feb 16, 12:57am -
  • newIndia makes a clean sweep in wrestling
    India made a clean sweep of the gold medals on offer on the opening day of the wrestling competition here at the DTRP Indoor Stadium on Saturday. Rajneesh and the young Ravinder dominated their Pakis...
    - 54 mins ago, 7 Feb 16, 12:56am -

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  • Congress demands resignation of Gujarat CM over land deal, targets Modi too

    Congress demands resignation of Gujarat CM over land deal, targets Modi too

    Gujarat Chief Minister Anandiben Patel (Photo: PTI)Congress said the issue would "definitely" be raised in the budget session of Parliament.Congress on Friday latched on to a controversy surrounding Anar Patel, daughter of Gujarat Chief Minister Anandiben Patel, to put some questions to Prime Minister Narendra Modi and demand a Supreme Court-monitored SIT probe and resignation of the Gujarat CM.Asking Modi to "come clean" on the issue, the party sought to know from him whether he was aware o…
    - 1 day ago, 6 Feb 16, 12:00am -
  • Was close to Kerala CM’s family, could enter their house anytime: Saritha

    Was close to Kerala CM’s family, could enter their house anytime: Saritha

    Saritha Nair claimed she was a frequent visitor at the Chandy household. (Photo: PTI)Solar scam accused Saritha contradicted Oommen Chandy’s claim that he met her only thrice.Trouble could mount for Kerala Chief Minister Oommen Chandy, who is facing opposition heat in the solar scam, as prime accused Saritha S Nair claimed she had met him several times and was ‘close’ to his family, contradicting Chandy’s claim that he met her only thrice, according to a report in The Indian Express.…
    - 1 day ago, 6 Feb 16, 12:00am -
  • Pranab Mukherjee embarks on INS Sumitra, reviews naval fleet in Vizag

    Pranab Mukherjee embarks on INS Sumitra, reviews naval fleet in Vizag

    President Pranab Mukherjee and Prime Minister Narendra Modi onboard INS Sumitra (Photo: Twitter)INS Sumitra sailed through a display of 70 ships at anchorage at the International Fleet Review.President Pranab Mukherjee embarked on Presidential Yacht 'INS Sumitra' on Saturday and reviewed the imposing international parade of fleet at IFR-2016 here where 50 countries across the globe have come together to participate in this show of prowess and preparedness by the Indian Navy.Mukherjee, the Su…
    - 1 day ago, 6 Feb 16, 12:00am -
  • Amit Shah to meet BJP Punjab leaders

    Amit Shah to meet BJP Punjab leaders

    Navjot Singh Sidhu Finding the Punjab terrain tough for the Assembly elections early next year, BJP president Amit Shah is likely to meet state leaders on Saturday to finalise the name of its next state unit president.Though names of senior leaders, including Ashwani Sharma and Avinash Rai Khanna, are doing the rounds for the next Punjab BJP chief, sources disclosed that supporters of cricketer-turned-politician Navjot Singh Sidhu are also lobbying for him. A former Amritsar MP, Mr Sidhu has b…
    - 1 day ago, 6 Feb 16, 12:00am -
  • Women can’t be allowed at Sabarimala, Kerala tells SC

    Women can’t be allowed at Sabarimala, Kerala tells SC

    Sabarimala templeThe Supreme Court will hear the case related to the entry of women in Sabarimala on February 8.The State Government has filed a ‘modified’ affidavit in the Supreme Court on Friday in which it has stated that the Sabarimala’s Ayyappa deity is a ‘naishtika brahmin’, and therefore it would be against traditions to allow women between the age of 10 and 50 at the shrine.The latest affidavit is a virtual rejection of the affidavit submitted in 2008 during the LDF tenure,…
    - 1 day ago, 6 Feb 16, 12:00am -
  • Drunk Salman Khan was behind wheels: Maharashtra tells Supreme Court

    Drunk Salman Khan was behind wheels: Maharashtra tells Supreme Court

    Bollywood actor Salman KhanAttorney General calls High Court order perverse, travesty of justiceSalman Khan's acquittal in a 2002 hit-and-run case is a miscarriage of justice, the Maharashtra government argued in the Supreme Court on Friday and sought reversal of the Bombay High Court’s order.Attorney General Mukul Rohatgi, appearing for the State described as "perverse" and travesty of justice the High Court order in December last, overturning the trail court’s verdict sentencing him t…
    - 1 day ago, 6 Feb 16, 12:00am -
  • GHMC polls: TRS sweeps IT corridor, Chandrababu Naidu’s pride

    GHMC polls: TRS sweeps IT corridor, Chandrababu Naidu’s pride

    TRS party workers celebrating the sweeping victory of their party in the GHMC polls on Friday. (Photo: DC) TRS’ sweep has been attributed to the two-bedroom scheme, water supply, fewer power cuts and better law and order.Hyderabad: The TRS swept all 10 divisions in the IT corridor, the apple in the eye of TD president and AP Chief Minister N. Chandrababu Naidu. Voters from divisions like Miyapur, Chandanagar, Vivekanandanagar and Allwyn Colony voted for the TRS. IT professionals welcomed th…
    - 1 day ago, 6 Feb 16, 12:00am -
  • One family’ is stalling bills in ‘revenge: Modi

    One family’ is stalling bills in ‘revenge: Modi


    - 1 day ago, 6 Feb 16, 12:00am -
  • Marathwada villagers protest 'Sholay' style to get water

    Marathwada villagers protest 'Sholay' style to get water

    The summer is months away but the water situation in Maharashtra, particularly in Marathwada, is already a cause of concern.They demanded that water supply to the villages, which was shut due to non availability of water stock on the dam, be restoredReplicating actor Dharmendra's famous way of protesting on a tank top in the iconic film 'Sholay', some villagers in Aurangabad district of Marathwada adopted the same route to demand release of water from Jaikwadi Dam.Several residents of villag…
    - 1 day ago, 6 Feb 16, 12:00am -
  • No government if no Centre CBMs: Mehbooba Mufti

    No government if no Centre CBMs: Mehbooba Mufti

    PDP President Mehbooba Mufti with brother Syed Tasaduq Hussain during a party meeting in Jammu. (Photo: PTI)Hardening her stance, PDP chief Mehbooba Mufti on Friday made it clear that she will not form the government with the BJP in Jammu and Kashmir if the Narendra Modi dispensation does not create a “conducive atmosphere” by committing confidence-building measures (CBMs) for the state.“There are problems within problems. To face these difficulties, we need to have support and to have t…
    - 1 day ago, 6 Feb 16, 12:00am -

Google India News

  • newNavy shows off its 'Make In India' might - Times of India

    Navy shows off its 'Make In India' might - Times of India

    Hindu Business LineNavy shows off its 'Make In India' mightTimes of IndiaVisakhapatnam: It wasn't just any other fleet review. The Indian Navy preferred to call it the 'Make in India' fleet review where the force got an opportunity to display indigenous platforms and hardware that is said to be at par with the world's best ...President Pranab Mukherjee reviews Naval fleet at IFRIBNLiveIFR 2016: Made in India ships dominate review fleet; farthest representation from BrazilEconomic TimesIndia has…
    - 44 mins ago, 7 Feb 16, 1:06am -
  • newYouth held in West Bengal for Facebook post 'against TMC leader' - Hindustan Times

    Youth held in West Bengal for Facebook post 'against TMC leader' - Hindustan Times

    India.comYouth held in West Bengal for Facebook post 'against TMC leader'Hindustan TimesPolice on Friday arrested a resident of Malbazar of Jalpaiguri district for allegedly posting a comment against a local Trinamool councillor on Facebook that did not even name him. (Representative image) ...Man Claims He Was Arrested For Political Dig On FacebookNDTVBengal: Man arrested for 'defamatory Facebook post' against Trinamool leaderIndia TodayYouth 'detained' for social media post against TMC leader…
    - 2 hours ago, 6 Feb 16, 11:36pm -
  • newAkhilesh Yadav launches new UP Revenue Code - Economic Times

    Akhilesh Yadav launches new UP Revenue Code - Economic Times

    The Indian ExpressAkhilesh Yadav launches new UP Revenue CodeEconomic TimesLUCKNOW: A new revenue code for Uttar Pradesh was launched today, aimed at doing away old laws relating land revenue and land reforms and greater dispute resolution. "With the implementation of the code, which will be effective from February 11, old ...UP to provide help to Facebook's business promotion schemeDaily News & AnalysisUP govt wants to know how much you know: Take Twitter quiz to meet CM AkhileshThe Indian Exp…
    - 3 hours ago, 6 Feb 16, 11:18pm -
  • newGujarat land row: Allegations of undue favour politically motivated, says govt - Economic Times

    Gujarat land row: Allegations of undue favour politically motivated, says govt - Economic Times

    LivemintGujarat land row: Allegations of undue favour politically motivated, says govtEconomic TimesAHMEDABAD: Gujarat government today dismissed as "false and politically motivated" the allegations of "favouritism" in allotting land five years back to a private firm, which allegedly has close business links with Chief Minister Anandiben Patel's ...Cong targets PM in Gujarat land caseThe HinduSIT should probe land allotments under Modi as Gujarat CM: CongressHindustan TimesBJPs own Robert Vadra?…
    - 3 hours ago, 6 Feb 16, 11:17pm -
  • newModi bowled over by Araku Coffee - The Hindu

    Modi bowled over by Araku Coffee - The Hindu

    Hindu Business LineModi bowled over by Araku CoffeeThe HinduThe rich aroma of the organic Araku Coffee (Araku Valley is a hill station in A.P.) bowled over Prime Minister Narendra Modi, who not only relished it but finished his cuppa to the last drop. Mr. Modi, who visited the Maritime Exhibition at the IFR ...PM gets a taste of Araku organic coffeeHindu Business Lineall 3 news articles »
    - 4 hours ago, 6 Feb 16, 10:16pm -
  • newAll religions are anti-woman: Taslima Nasrin - The Hindu

    All religions are anti-woman: Taslima Nasrin - The Hindu

    The HinduAll religions are anti-woman: Taslima NasrinThe HinduTaslima Nasrin does not think India is an intolerant country. “I think most people are quite tolerant of each others' faith. The laws in India do not support intolerance. But there are so many intolerant people in this country”, she said. The ...India not intolerant; secularists targeting only Hindu fundamentalists: Taslima NasreenZee NewsIndia not illiberal; secularists targeting only Hindu fundamentalists: Taslima NasreenBharat…
    - 4 hours ago, 6 Feb 16, 10:12pm -
  • newCBI arrests then chief engineer of Noida - Times of India

    CBI arrests then chief engineer of Noida - Times of India

    India TodayCBI arrests then chief engineer of NoidaTimes of IndiaPUNE: The Central Bureau of Investigation on February 3 arrested then Chief Engineer of NOIDA/ Greater NOIDA/Yamuna Expressway authorities (Uttar Pradesh) in an on-going investigation on a case for allegedly abusing his official position in awarding ...CBI to raid Yadav Singh's Agra house soonIndia TodayNoida Engineer Tip of Corruption IcebergThe New Indian ExpressYadav singh and five other UP bureaucrats facing corruption charges…
    - 5 hours ago, 6 Feb 16, 9:18pm -
  • newNo large ISIS footprint in J&K: Army Commander - The Indian Express

    No large ISIS footprint in J&K: Army Commander - The Indian Express

    The Indian ExpressNo large ISIS footprint in J&K: Army CommanderThe Indian ExpressThe Army Commander played down the threat issued by Lashkar-e-Taiba Chief Hafiz Mohammed Sayeed about more attacks on the Indian soil by terming them as "nothing new". By: PTI Nowshera Published:Feb 6, 2016, 20:49 ...No large ISIS footprint in J&K but Intl Op needed to prevent ideology spread: Army CommanderEconomic TimesNo large ISIS footprint in C&T: Army CommanderBharat Pressall 9 news articles »
    - 5 hours ago, 6 Feb 16, 8:49pm -
  • newHyderabad Polls: TRS should use its victory to work towards participative governance - Firstpost

    Hyderabad Polls: TRS should use its victory to work towards participative governance - Firstpost

    FirstpostHyderabad Polls: TRS should use its victory to work towards participative governanceFirstpostIt's been a fantastic Friday for Telangana Rashtra Samithi (TRS), the ruling party in Telangana. The streets of Hyderabad reverberated with fire crackers, drum beats and dances of visibly elated supporters. TRS has royally debuted into Hyderabad's ...Greater Hyderabad Polls: Sops For Poor, Seemandhra Candidates Key In TRS WinNDTVHyderabad gives thumbs up to KCR and sonDailyOTRS polled over 43 pe…
    - 6 hours ago, 6 Feb 16, 7:41pm -
  • newCongress hits back at PM Narendra Modi, says proud of 'family' - Economic Times

    Congress hits back at PM Narendra Modi, says proud of 'family' - Economic Times

    Hindu Business LineCongress hits back at PM Narendra Modi, says proud of 'family'Economic TimesNEW DELHI: Taking an aggressive stand, Congress today hit back at Prime Minister Narendra Modi for targeting the Gandhis, saying it was proud of the "family" and warned that any attempt "to separate them from the party" would attract a "befitting" reply.PM's to launch IOCL refinery tomorrowBusiness StandardPM fine-tuning govt's voiceThe HinduCong levelling baseless charges against PM Modi: BJPChandigar…
    - 7 hours ago, 6 Feb 16, 6:26pm -

Yahoo! India News

  • newPakistani envoy appreciates India's hosting of South Asian Games
    Guwahati, Feb 6 (IANS) Pakistan's High Commissioner to India Abdul Basit on Saturday appreciated the way the 12th South Asian Games, which got underway in Guwahati and Shillong on Friday, are being hosted by India. "Today met Pakistan High Commissioner to India, Abdul Basit, who appreciated law and order situation of Assam," Assam Chief Minister Tarun Gogoi tweeted. "He also appreciated the arrangement and facilities put in place for the South Asian Games 2016," Gogoi added, along with a picture…
    - 2 hours ago, 6 Feb 16, 11:42pm -
  • newShillong leg of SAG opens with glittering ceremony
    Athletes from eight South Asian Association for Regional Cooperation (SAARC) nations paraded before the spectators in the Jawaharlal Nehru Stadium. Shillong, which is co-hosting the multi-national games with Guwahati, is hosting the eight disciples - women's football, badminton, wushu, judo, archery, table tennis, boxing and taekwondo. "The South Asian Games will bring harmony, friendship, cooperation and unity to all South Asian nations.
    - 2 hours ago, 6 Feb 16, 11:32pm -
  • newTelecos question the call drop test results of TRAI

    Telecos question the call drop test results of TRAI

    Disputing Trai's data that found mobile operators having failed on call-drop tests, the companies today said their figures tell an opposite story and asked the telecom regulator to withdraw its test reports. The operators argued that Trai's data, which were published on the regulator's website yesterday, do not portray the actual performance of their networks and there was a wide divergence between the results of the tests done by them and those by the regulator. Questioning the findings of the…
    - 3 hours ago, 6 Feb 16, 10:55pm -
  • newSushma Swaraj arrives in New Delhi after two-day Lanka visit
    New Delhi, Feb.6 (ANI): External Affairs Minister Sushma Swaraj on Saturday arrived here at the Palam Airport after attending 9th India-Sri Lanka Joint Commission meeting in Colombo. Sushma Swaraj had earlier today called on Sri Lankan President Maithripala Sirisena at the President's House in Colombo. The exhibition reportedly will showcase the phenomenal rise of the computing sector and digital technologies in India which is positively impacting the everyday lives of people.
    - 4 hours ago, 6 Feb 16, 10:07pm -
  • newHave proof that Dawood met PM Modi in Lahore: Azam Khan
    Ghazipur, Feb.6 (ANI): Samajwadi Party leader Azam Khan on Saturday stoked yet another controversy by claiming that he has proof of India's most-wanted gangster Dawood Ibrahim being present during Prime Minister Narendra Modi's surprise meeting with his Pakistani counterpart Nawaz Sharif in Lahore last year. Breaking all international laws he went to Pakistan and also met Dawood there," Khan said. Khan asserted that he is ready to provide evidence if Prime Minister Modi denies or challenges his…
    - 4 hours ago, 6 Feb 16, 9:36pm -
  • newRajnath reviews coastal security, development and governance issues in Diu
    Lakshadweep, Feb. 6 (ANI): Home Minister Rajnath Singh on Saturday visited the island of Diu in Daman and Diu to review coastal security, development and governance issues on 4th and 5th this month. Rajnath reviewed the Coastal Security apparatus, a Coastal Police station and an operational detachment in Daman -Diu during his visit. The coasts are guarded by the four coastal boats and foot patrol and one coastal police jetty at Daman is already operational.
    - 4 hours ago, 6 Feb 16, 9:36pm -
  • new'Wine industry needs nationwide uniform tax policy'
    Bengaluru, Feb 6 (IANS) A nationwide uniform tax policy is the most crucial need for Indian wine industry to grow, said the chief executive of a leading Indian wine maker on Saturday. "Every Indian state has its own taxes and duties policy which is a challenge as rules change from state to state. The Indian wine industry needs a uniform policy across the country," said Grover Zampa CEO Sumedh Singh Mandla at "The Great Grover Wine Festival" here.
    - 4 hours ago, 6 Feb 16, 9:28pm -
  • newIndia, Sri Lanka bat for strengthening energy ties
    Bhubaneswar, Feb 6 (IANS) India on Saturday held discussions with Sri Lanka to strengthen bilateral relations in the petroleum sector. Petroleum and Natural Gas Minister Dharmendra Pradhan held a meeting here with Anoma Gamage, deputy minister of petroleum resources development of Sri Lanka. Pradhan discussed issues like expansion of activities of Lanka IOC, including in the retail business, bunkering and marketing of aviation turbine fuel (ATF) and cooking gas.
    - 4 hours ago, 6 Feb 16, 9:20pm -
  • newNegi shines as uncapped Indians earn big moolah at 2016 IPL auction
    Bengaluru, Feb. 06 (ANI): Young uncapped all-rounder Pawan Negi, who recently created flutter with his selection in the upcoming World T20 and Asia Cup, raised several eyebrows by attracting the highest bid for an Indian player as Delhi Daredevils bought him for a whopping Rs 8.50 crore on the opening day of the 2016 Indian Premier League auction here on Saturday.
    - 5 hours ago, 6 Feb 16, 9:13pm -
  • newIndia dominate on second day of South Asian Games
    Guwahati, Feb. 6 (ANI): The second day of the 12th South Asian Games saw the dominance of India in most of the sporting events. India sits at the top of the medals tally with 14 gold medals and 5 silver medals followed by Sri Lanka and Pakistan. Damini Gowda of India bagged the gold in the 100 m women butterfly stroke swimming event.
    - 5 hours ago, 6 Feb 16, 9:00pm -
  • newIndians dominate opening day at SAG
    Defending champion Tarundeep Rai and Gurucharan Besra along with former world number one Deepika Kumari and Bombayla Devi Laishram stormed into the final of recurve men's and women's sections, respectively. India's top archers Depika and Bombayia Devi will be facing each other in the recurve final. Depika defeated Beauty Ray of Bangladesh and Bombayia Devi defeated Karma from Bhutan in the semi-finals.
    - 5 hours ago, 6 Feb 16, 8:56pm -
  • newIndia to be among nations in upcoming 'technology driven' revolution: Jaitley
    New Delhi, Feb. 6 (ANI): Finance Minister Arun Jaitley on Saturday said that India has great strengths to be amongst leading nations in a technology driven forth industrial revolution that is expected to come about. Speaking after inaugurating a two day seminar titled-ART (Adjudication, Regulation and Telecommunication) of convergence in New Delhi, Jaitley said that regulatory and adjudicating mechanisms have to keep pace with rapidly evolving technologies in the fields of information technology…
    - 5 hours ago, 6 Feb 16, 8:33pm -
  • newHIL: Mumbai beat UP Wizards 2-1, keep semis hopes alive
    Lucknow, Feb 6 (IANS) Dabang Mumbai registered their second victory of Coal India Hockey India League (HIL) defeating hosts Uttar Pradesh Wizards 2-1 here on Saturday to keep their semi-finals hopes alive. Despite the win, Mumbai stay in the bottom of the table with 14 points from six games, having lost four and won two. While Wizards, despite the loss, climb one place to third spot with 18 points from seven games, having won three and lost four.
    - 5 hours ago, 6 Feb 16, 8:20pm -
  • newIndian archers assured of four golds, four silvers in SAG
    Shillong, Feb 6 (IANS) Indian archers on Saturday assured themselves of winning four gold and four silver medals in the compound and recurve events at the 12th South Asian Games here.
    - 6 hours ago, 6 Feb 16, 7:52pm -
  • newWhat helps Ashish Sharma emote better?
    Mumbai, Feb 6 (IANS) Actor Ashish Sharma, currently seen as Ram in the popular mythological show "Siya Ke Ram", turns to background score to ace the scene without overdoing the emotional quotient. The actor insists on a background score, which will be used with the episode when it goes on air, to be played while he is shooting for the particular shot. "This (having background score) helps me emote better as well as understand the scene better.
    - 6 hours ago, 6 Feb 16, 7:48pm -
  • newUnchanged lending rates pull down equity markets
    Mumbai, Feb 6 (IANS) Disappointment over the status-quoist stance of the Reserve Bank of India (RBI), coupled with a weak rupee and volatile crude oil prices, depressed the Indian equity markets during the just concluded weekly trade.
    - 6 hours ago, 6 Feb 16, 7:44pm -
  • newSAG: Indian shuttlers dominate on opening day
    Shillong, Feb 6 (IANS) Indian shuttlers dominated Day 1 of the badminton competitions at the 12th South Asian Games (SAG) beating Maldives and Bangladesh in the men's team event league stage here on Saturday.
    - 6 hours ago, 6 Feb 16, 7:42pm -
  • newDelhi stuns with Negi bid, Watson most expensive at IPL auction
    Bengaluru, Feb 6 (IANS) Rookie all-rounder Pawan Negi stunned the cricket fraternity by commanding the second highest bid while veteran Australian star Shane Watson emerged as the most expensive player at the Indian Premier League (IPL) auction here on Saturday. Star batsman Yuvraj Singh was meanwhile snapped up by Sunrisers Hyderabad for Rs.7 crore. On a day when the IPL franchises decided to shell out surprisingly high amounts for young Indian players, Delhi Daredevils' decison to pay Rs.8.5 c…
    - 6 hours ago, 6 Feb 16, 7:34pm -
  • newGolfer Chawrasia tied second but seven shots behind Norris
    Yangon, Feb 6 (IANS) Seasoned Indian golfer S.S.P. Chawrasia was tied second after scoring a four-under 68 but found himself seven shots behind leader Shaun Norris of South Africa, who fired a sensational 61 in the third round of the Leopalace21 Myanmar Open here on Saturday. The Kolkatan got a three-day total of 16-under 200 and shared the second spot with Japan's Azuma Yano and South Korea's Jeunghun Wang and Junwon Park at the Royal Mingalardon Golf and Country Club.
    - 6 hours ago, 6 Feb 16, 7:32pm -
  • newDabang Mumbai beat Uttar Pradesh Wizards 2-1 to record second consecutive win

    Dabang Mumbai beat Uttar Pradesh Wizards 2-1 to record second consecutive win

    Details of the match between the Dabang Mumbai and Uttar Pradesh Wizards.
    - 7 hours ago, 6 Feb 16, 7:12pm -
  • newBudgetary hopes, global macro-data to steer rupee
    Mumbai, Feb 6 (IANS) Expectations of cheering budgetary announcements, coupled with global macro-data and a rebound in commodity prices are expected to steer the Indian rupee's trajectory in the coming week, experts said on Saturday. Global-macro data such as the Chinese Forex reserves data expected to be announced on Sunday can make or break the week for all emerging markets (EMs) currencies, especially the rupee. "Sunday's Chinese Forex data will give an idea about how much has been spent on k…
    - 7 hours ago, 6 Feb 16, 7:12pm -
  • newStart-ups initiative new hope for India: Sunil Mittal
    Gurgaon, Feb 6 (IANS) The 'Start-up India' initiative will help the youth in building a strong India, Sunil Bharti Mittal, founder and chairman, Bharti Enterprises, said here on Saturday. Addressing students at the convocation ceremony at Amity University Gurgaon after being conferred an honorary doctorate degree, Mittal said that when he completed his education in 1976, there were very little options of help and hope in the business arena.
    - 7 hours ago, 6 Feb 16, 7:10pm -
  • newMisunderstanding on governor's part led to president's rule in Arunachal: Ninong Ering
    By Pradeep Kumar Itanagar, Feb.6 (ANI): Lok Sabha Member of Parliament from Arunachal Pradesh Ninong Ering on Saturday said that misunderstanding on the part of state Governor J P Rajkhowa about the sentiment of innocent people, particularly in describing the sacrifice of the sacred animal Mithun as a slaughter and of there being law and order problem in the state led to the imposition of president's rule. Without casting aspersions on anybody, including the Congress or the BJP, Ering after addr…
    - 7 hours ago, 6 Feb 16, 7:08pm -
  • newGlad that India displayed best all-round performance: Dravid
    Fatullah, Feb 6 (IANS) Following India's dominating 197-run victory over Namibia which helped them enter the semifinals of the Under-19 cricket World Cup, head coach Rahul Dravid heaped praise on his side and termed the win as the best all-round performance so far. Opener Rishabh Pant struck a brilliant 111 off 96 balls, alongside Sarfaraz Khan (76) and Armaan Jaffer (64), which steered the team to a massive score of 349 for six in 50 overs. In reply, Namibia were bundled put for a mere 152 in 3…
    - 7 hours ago, 6 Feb 16, 6:56pm -
  • newCenter for Sight to set up 7 new eye centres
    New Delhi, Feb 6 (IANS) Eye hospital chain Center for Sight on Saturday said it will set up seven new facilities, including a super specialty hospital here. The Delhi-headquartered company would invest Rs.16.55 crore in setting up an eye hospital here and Rs 26 crore in establishing the other six eye care centers across the country, said chairman and managing director Mahipal Singh Sachdev. Centre for Sight, which currently has eye hospitals in eight states, is in the process of making its initi…
    - 7 hours ago, 6 Feb 16, 6:56pm -
  • newBabul Supriyo gives away One Globe Awards 2016
    New Delhi, Feb.6 (ANI): Minister of State for Urban Development, Babul Supriyo on Saturday gave away the One Globe Awards at the fifth edition of the two-day One Globe: Uniting Knowledge Communities Conference being held here. The awards recognise and honour individuals as well as domestic and international companies for their contributions in building a 21st century knowledge economy through their initiatives in digital economy, R&D, smart cities, entrepreneurship and social impact.
    - 7 hours ago, 6 Feb 16, 6:53pm -
  • newHTC launches 4G-enabled Desire 626 Dual SIM at Rs 14,990 in India

    HTC launches 4G-enabled Desire 626 Dual SIM at Rs 14,990 in India

    HTC announced the launch of its 4G-enabled Desire 626 Dual SIM smartphone at Rs 14,990. The Desire 626 Dual SIM features a 5-inch HD display (720 x 1280p). It runs Android with HTC Sense.
    - 7 hours ago, 6 Feb 16, 6:52pm -
  • newGhayal Once Again box office collections: Sunny Deol starrer earns Rs. 7.20 cr on day one

    Ghayal Once Again box office collections: Sunny Deol starrer earns Rs. 7.20 cr on day one

    Sunny Deol has proved that nothing can beat him at the box office as he is a one man army with a huge fan following. Giving other actors a run for their money, Sunny Deol's film has collected Rs. 7.20 cr on day one itself. Ghayal earned the actor a National Award back in 1990.
    - 7 hours ago, 6 Feb 16, 6:46pm -
  • newU-19 World Cup: India thrash Namibia by 197 runs to enter semis
    Fatullah, Feb 6 (IANS) Opener Rishabh Pant struck a brilliant 111 off 96 balls as India demolished Namibia by 197 runs in the quarter-final of the Under-19 cricket World Cup at the Khan Shaheb Osman Ali Stadium here on Saturday.
    - 7 hours ago, 6 Feb 16, 6:34pm -
  • newTelcos ask TRAI to withdraw its test reports on call drops
    New Delhi, Feb.6 (ANI): Telcom companies has asked the Telecom Regulatory Authority of India (TRAI) to withdraw its test reports arguing that the reports do not portray the actual performance of their networks and there was a wide divergence between the results of the tests done by them and those by the regulator. As per the test report, none of telecom operators showed improvement in call drops in Mumbai, Pune and Bhubaneswar. "This is despite the fact that tests were conducted on the same rout…
    - 7 hours ago, 6 Feb 16, 6:21pm -
  • newAIIO chief backs prohibiting women inside Haji Ali Dargah
    New Delhi, Feb.6 (ANI): The Chief Imam of the All India Imam Organisation (AIIO), Umer Ahmed Ilyasi on Saturday said that women are not allowed to go at dargahs and mosques and if they want to worship, they should do that at their homes. Speaking on the Shani Shingnapur temple issue in Maharashtra, Ilyasi said that Hindu Pujaris know more about the issue and, therefore, can solve it better. "I think the Hindu Pujaris know more about the Shani Shingnapur Temple and, therefore, can solve it better…
    - 8 hours ago, 6 Feb 16, 6:02pm -
  • newFaulkner jokes with Pietersen during IPL auction
    Mumbai, Feb 6 (IANS) Australia all-rounder James Faulkner on Saturday joked with exiled England batsman Kevin Pietersen after the latter was bought by Indian Premier League (IPL) side Rising Pune Supergiants at the players' auctions in Bengaluru. Faulkner who is in the other new IPL franchise, Gujarat Lions, was picked up for Rs.5.5 crore. Faulkner will be playing under Suresh Raina's captaincy, while Pietersen, who was bagged for Rs 3.5 crore, will be representing India limited-overs skipper Ma…
    - 8 hours ago, 6 Feb 16, 6:00pm -
  • newSushma visit: India, Sri Lanka review bilateral issues
    Colombo, Feb 6 (IANS) India and Sri Lanka reviewed the entire gamut of bilateral issues, including defence and economic cooperation and the contentious fishermen's issue, besides signing two memorandums of understanding (MoUs) as External Affairs Minister Sushma Swaraj concluded a two-day visit to this island nation on Saturday. Sushma Swaraj, who led an inter-ministerial delegation and co-chaired the ninth session of the India-Sri Lanka Joint Commission with her Sri Lankan counterpart Mangala S…
    - 8 hours ago, 6 Feb 16, 6:00pm -
  • newAustralia's Watson joins IPL's Bangalore for $1.4 million

    Australia's Watson joins IPL's Bangalore for $1.4 million

    Australia's Shane Watson attracted a top bid of $1.4 million and will join the Bangalore franchise for the next edition of the Indian Premier League Twenty20 tournament, while former England batsman Kevin Pietersen was bought by newcomers Pune. All-rounder Watson was in high demand in Saturday's auction for the cash-rich tournament, the ninth edition of which will be played from April 9 to May 29. Watson will join a Bangalore team boasting power-hitters Chris Gayle, AB de Villliers and Virat Koh…
    - 8 hours ago, 6 Feb 16, 5:35pm -
  • newPant stars as India crush Namibia to reach U19 WC semis
    Dubai, Feb. 06 (ANI): Wicketkeeper-batsman Rishabh Pant smashed 111 off 96 balls as power-packed India demolished Namibia by 197 runs in Fatullah on Saturday to cruise into the semi-finals of the Under 19 Cricket World Cup. All-rounder Anmolpreet Singh scored 41 and took three for 27 in his first appearance in the tournament as India piled up 349 for six after electing to bat, and then bowled the African side out for 152 in 39 overs. Three-time champion India, coached by batting great Rahul Drav…
    - 8 hours ago, 6 Feb 16, 5:30pm -
  • newSri Lanka bring in Dickwella as cover for injured Dilshan
    Colombo, Feb. 06 (ANI): Wicketkeeper-batsman Niroshan Dickwella has been included in Sri Lanka's T20 squad against India as a replacement for Tillakaratne Dilshan, who will miss the opening game with a hand injury.
    - 8 hours ago, 6 Feb 16, 5:27pm -
  • newIndian women paddlers move to semis in SAG
    The Indian women team comprising Manika Batra, Madhurika Patkar and Pooja Sahasrabudhe swept aside the Maldivian trio of Jumana Fathimath, Mueena Mohamed and Rafa Nazim 3-0 without dropping a single game. The Indian women paddlers then beat Pakistan 3-0, again without dropping a game, with a team comprising Mouma Das, K. Shamini and Madhurika.
    - 8 hours ago, 6 Feb 16, 5:26pm -
  • newPresident reviews naval fleet
    On board INS Sunayna, Feb 6 (IANS) President Pranab Mukherjee on Saturday inspected an International Fleet Review (IFR) which had on full display India's naval might and brought together navies from across the globe along Indian shores underscoring peace and cooperation rather than conflict. The International Fleet Review (IFR) off Visakhapatnam coast brought together "navies from across the globe here on Indian shores, signifying the common desire to use the seas to promote peace, cooperation a…
    - 8 hours ago, 6 Feb 16, 5:24pm -
  • newIndia’s naval might on full display at International Fleet review off Vizag coast

    India’s naval might on full display at International Fleet review off Vizag coast

    President Pranab Mukherjee inspected one of the largest maritime events in the recent past, as International Fleet Review 2016 (IFR 2016) took place off the Visakhapatnam coast on Saturday.
    - 9 hours ago, 6 Feb 16, 5:10pm -
  • newTamilisai Soundararajan gets second term as TN BJP chief
    Chennai, Feb. 6 (ANI): Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) Tamil Nadu president Tamilisai Soundararajan will continue as the state party chief for another term.
    - 9 hours ago, 6 Feb 16, 5:09pm -

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