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  • newBJP, Congress yet to submit details of Lok Sabha election expenditure to ECI
    The Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) and Indian National Congress (INC) are the two national parties which have not yet submitted details of the expenditure incurred by the parties during the Lok Sabh...
    - 25 mins ago, 24 Oct 14, 5:44pm -
  • newMore polio cases found on awareness day in Pakistan
    World Health Organization says three more polio cases have surfaced in Pakistan, bringing the number of those affected by the crippling disease in the country this year to 220.The statem...
    - 35 mins ago, 24 Oct 14, 5:34pm -
  • newHappy New Year: A long night at the bar
    We all know Farah Khan loves her escapist entertainers and, literally, her own ones as well. She packs her scenes with spot-the-reference cues, even some self-referencing ones, generously. A vault...
    - 39 mins ago, 24 Oct 14, 5:30pm -
  • newAmla century gives South Africa series
    Hashim Amla’s composed century helped South Africa to within a sniff of reclaiming the one-day top ranking after they beat New Zealand by 72 runs to wrap up their three-match series with a game to...
    - 39 mins ago, 24 Oct 14, 5:30pm -
  • newNortheast monsoon brings good rainfall to south India
    The Northeast monsoon has become active in the country and brought goodly rain to its southern parts on the heels of the departing Southwest monsoon which has left India facing a rain deficit.
    - 41 mins ago, 24 Oct 14, 5:28pm -
  • newAdvani enters World Billiards points format final
    Ace Indian cueist Pankaj Advani performed on expected lines, making a clinical entry into the World Billiards Championship final of the 150 up points format section, in Leeds on Friday.Eyei...
    - 45 mins ago, 24 Oct 14, 5:24pm -
  • new45-year-old woman committed suicide
    A 45-year-old woman committed suicide by hanging herself at her residence in HAL police limits on Thursday night.The deceased Saroja, a resident of Munenakolalu, was living with her son...
    - 48 mins ago, 24 Oct 14, 5:21pm -
  • newGoofy dinosaur blends Barney and Jar Jar Binks
    Nearly 50 years ago, scientists found bones of two large, powerful dinosaur arms in Mongolia and figured they had discovered a fearsome critter with killer claws. Now scientists have found the res...
    - 49 mins ago, 24 Oct 14, 5:20pm -
  • newDancing priests become Internet sensation
    A video of a pair of duelling, dancing American priests studying in Rome has gone viral, following in the footsteps of a now-famous Italian nun whose Alicia Keyes-esque voice won her a singing con...
    - 50 mins ago, 24 Oct 14, 5:19pm -
  • newSexual assault case: More suspects picked up for questioning
    Continuing investigations into the child-rape case in an international school in Jalahalli, the city police have picked up a few van drivers for further questioning on Friday.Two Assista...
    - 51 mins ago, 24 Oct 14, 5:18pm -

Hindustan Times

  • new3 members of Dalit family killed dumped in dry well

    3 members of Dalit family killed dumped in dry well

    Three members of a Dalit family innbsp Maharashtras Ahmednagar were cruelly killed one of them decapitated before being thrown into a dry well police said on Friday
    - 2 hours ago, 24 Oct 14, 3:59pm -
  • newAustralian doctors transplant dead hearts in surgical breakthrough

    Australian doctors transplant dead hearts in surgical breakthrough

    Australian surgeons on Friday said they have used hearts which had stopped beating in successful transplants in what they said was a world first that could change the way organs are donated
    - 3 hours ago, 24 Oct 14, 3:39pm -
  • newIndia wants peace with China but not at cost of honour Rajnath

    India wants peace with China but not at cost of honour Rajnath

    Home minister Rajnath Singh on Friday said that India wants peace with China but that cannot come at the cost of honour We want peace with honour Peace cannot come at the cost of honour he said referring to the recent border row with China
    - 3 hours ago, 24 Oct 14, 3:35pm -
  • newFirst pictures Canada parliament attack caught on camera

    First pictures Canada parliament attack caught on camera

    Ottawa police have released dramatic surveillance footage showing the moments the gunman breached security and attacked Canadas parliament on Wednesday
    - 3 hours ago, 24 Oct 14, 2:51pm -
  • newSuicide bomber threat to Air India flights four major airports on alert

    Suicide bomber threat to Air India flights four major airports on alert

    Kochi International Airport in Kerala was put on high alert on Friday after threat received by the Airport Authority of India office in Kolkata Soon after the alert security was tightened in and around the airport
    - 5 hours ago, 24 Oct 14, 1:16pm -
  • newDelhi 50 huts gutted in Shastri Park slum fire

    Delhi 50 huts gutted in Shastri Park slum fire

    A fire broke out at a slum clusternbspon Fridaynbspin Shastri Park area of northeast Delhi gutting several shanties However no casualty has been reported so far
    - 5 hours ago, 24 Oct 14, 1:12pm -
  • newChina 20 others launch World Bank rival in Asia

    China 20 others launch World Bank rival in Asia

    Australia Indonesia and South Korea skipped the launch of a Chinabacked Asian infrastructure bank on Friday as the United States said it had concerns about the new rival to Westerndominated multilateral lenders
    - 5 hours ago, 24 Oct 14, 12:41pm -
  • newISIS one of richest terror groups earns 1 million a day selling oil

    ISIS one of richest terror groups earns 1 million a day selling oil

    The Islamic State has fast become one of the worlds wealthiest terror groups generating tens of millions of dollars a month from black market oil sales ransoms and extortion officials said Thursday
    - 6 hours ago, 24 Oct 14, 12:06pm -
  • newChina launches first mission to moon and back

    China launches first mission to moon and back

    China launched its first space mission to the moon and back early on Friday authorities said the latest step forward for Beijings ambitious programme to one day land a Chinese citizen on the Earths only natural satellite
    - 7 hours ago, 24 Oct 14, 11:32am -
  • newIndia firm on objections to WTO Doha Round deal

    India firm on objections to WTO Doha Round deal

    Even as the World Trade Organisations trade deal remained stalled due to Indias objections an Indian envoy at the UN stood firm on them declaring a permanent solution on food security with necessary changes in World Trade Organisation WTO rules if required is a must and cannot be kicked down the road
    - 7 hours ago, 24 Oct 14, 11:22am -
  • newMalaysian man crawls for 3 days after car smash

    Malaysian man crawls for 3 days after car smash

    A Malaysian man seriously injured in a car accident crawled through jungle for three days before happening upon an isolated village authorities said Friday
    - 7 hours ago, 24 Oct 14, 11:17am -
  • newKerry hosts first Diwali celebrations hails diaspora

    Kerry hosts first Diwali celebrations hails diaspora

    As Diwali becomes an important marker in the American festival calendar Secretary of State John Kerry hosted Diwali celebrations at the State Department for the first time saying Prime Minister Narendra Modis recent visit to the US provided an unforgettable chance to build on the already deep ties between America and India
    - 7 hours ago, 24 Oct 14, 10:44am -
  • newEU strikes compromise to set new climate target

    EU strikes compromise to set new climate target

    European Union leaders struck a deal on a new target to cut carbon emissions out to 2030 calling it a new global standard but leaving critics warning that compromises had undermined the fight against climate change
    - 7 hours ago, 24 Oct 14, 10:44am -
  • newBangalore School janitor held for 3yrolds rape

    Bangalore School janitor held for 3yrolds rape

    Bangalore police have arrested a staff member ofnbsp the nursery school where a threeyearold girl was raped earlier this week
    - 8 hours ago, 24 Oct 14, 10:16am -
  • newBoko Haram kidnaps 25 more girls in Nigeria

    Boko Haram kidnaps 25 more girls in Nigeria

    Suspected Boko Haram militants kidnapped at least 25 girls in an attack on a remote town in northeastern Nigeria witnesses said despite talks on freeing over 200 other female hostages they seized in April
    - 9 hours ago, 24 Oct 14, 9:33am -
  • newCanada attacker had planned to travel to Syria

    Canada attacker had planned to travel to Syria

    The gunman in the attack on Canadas parliament had a criminal record and recently applied for a passport planning to travel to Syria after undergoing a radicalisation process police said on Thursday
    - 9 hours ago, 24 Oct 14, 9:27am -
  • newNew York doctor with Ebola in hospital after return from Africa

    New York doctor with Ebola in hospital after return from Africa

    Craig Spencer was the fourth case to be diagnosed with Ebola in the US and the first case in Americas largest city setting off renewed fears about the spread of the virus which has killed nearly 4900 people
    - 9 hours ago, 24 Oct 14, 8:48am -
  • newPM Modi celebrates Diwali with Siachen troops

    PM Modi celebrates Diwali with Siachen troops

    On a daylong visit to JK Narendra Modi announced a slew of measures including a special package of Rs745 crore from the Prime Ministers Relief Fund on Thursday for the floodaffected people in the state
    - 10 hours ago, 24 Oct 14, 8:04am -
  • newMaharashtra Fadnavis on track for CMs job

    Maharashtra Fadnavis on track for CMs job

    BJP state unit chief Devendra Fadnavis is almost certain to be the next CM of Maharashtra The picture seemed clearer on Thursday after he met Union minister Nitin Gadkari who was also being seen as a contender
    - 11 hours ago, 24 Oct 14, 7:35am -
  • newSensex gains in Diwali session hopes high in new trading year

    Sensex gains in Diwali session hopes high in new trading year

    Indian shares rose in a special muhurat trading session for Diwali on Thursday led by gains in Suzlon Energy Ltd while hopes for continued foreign fund inflows into the country also boosted sentiment
    - 11 hours ago, 24 Oct 14, 7:14am -
  • newIslamist head says Tunisia model way to defeat IS

    Islamist head says Tunisia model way to defeat IS

    Tunisias transition to democracy serves as an example of how to defeat extremists such as the Islamic State jihadist group the leader of the countrys powerful Islamist movement said
    - 23 hours ago, 23 Oct 14, 7:37pm -
  • newBengal TMC leader shot at in Basirhat rly station

    Bengal TMC leader shot at in Basirhat rly station

    A local Trinamool Congressleader was shot at and critically injured inside Basirhat railway station premises in North 24 Parganas district this morning
    - 23 hours ago, 23 Oct 14, 7:16pm -
  • Karunakarans kin press for action in Isro spy case

    Karunakarans kin press for action in Isro spy case

    Kerala High Courts recent order in the Isro espionage case has prompted family members of former chief minister and late Congress stalwart K Karunakaran to revive their demand for action against the three police officials who had conducted the probe into the scandal
    - 1 day ago, 23 Oct 14, 4:00pm -
  • Bangalore rape criminal case against school

    Bangalore rape criminal case against school

    Amid widespread protests authorities on Thursday filed a criminal case against the school in Bangalore where a threeyearold nursery student was allegedly raped
    - 1 day ago, 23 Oct 14, 3:40pm -
  • Barmer Seven killed after cracker shop catches fire

    Barmer Seven killed after cracker shop catches fire

    Seven persons including a shop owner and his two sons were killed when a fire broke out in a firecracker shop in Rajasthans Barmer district
    - 1 day ago, 23 Oct 14, 3:24pm -

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  • PM Modi invites NDA MPs to high tea on Sunday
    With the Maharashtra and Haryana polls successfully out of the way, Prime Minister Narendra Modi has invited all National Democratic Alliance MPs to tea at his residence on Sunday. This is the PM’s first such interaction with all NDA MPs after it came to power in May.All MPs of estranged ally Shiv Sena, including Cabinet minister Anant Geete, will be at the tea party at 7 Race Course Road.“The Prime Minister has invited all NDA MPs to his residence for high tea on October 26. As Shiv Sena…
    - 2 days ago, 23 Oct 14, 12:00am -
  • ‘You make it possible for all Indians to celebrate', PM Modi tells jawans in Siachen

    ‘You make it possible for all Indians to celebrate', PM Modi tells jawans in Siachen

    Prime Minister Narendra Modi addresses the Officers and Jawans during his visit to Siachen. (Photo: PTI)Boosting the morale of the armed forces, Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Thursday told the soldiers stationed at the Siachen base camp that the nation is proud of its three wings: army, air force and navy.Addressing the officers and jawans at the Siachen base camp, which is situated at a height of over 12,000 feet, Prime Minister Modi praised their valour and courage, saying that 125 crore I…
    - 2 days ago, 23 Oct 14, 12:00am -
  • Nitin Gadkari rules himself out of CM race, says 'I am happy in Delhi'

    Nitin Gadkari rules himself out of CM race, says 'I am happy in Delhi'

    BJP leaders Nitin Gadkari and Devendra Fadnavis. (Photo: PTI)Amidst calls by several BJP MLAs in Maharashtra for Union minister Nitin Gadkari to be made the state's chief minister, the senior leader on Thursday said he was happy working at the Centre."I am happy in Delhi," Gadkari told reporters here when asked whether he intends to return to state politics.Gadkari's comment came after Maharashtra BJP president Devendra Fadnavis, considered to be the front-runner for the post of chief ministe…
    - 2 days ago, 23 Oct 14, 12:00am -
  • Tarun Gogoi set to meet Sonia Gandhi for reshuffle talks
    Assam chief minister Tarun Gogoi here on Wednesday announced that he will be reshuffling his council of ministers in the next few days. Informing that he was leaving for New Delhi on Friday to discuss the proposed reshuffle in his council of ministers with Congress president Sonia Gandhi, Mr Gogoi told reporters that he will be able to announce the entire changes in his council of ministers only after his meeting with the Congress high command and AICC. Indicating that he may reshuffle the portf…
    - 2 days ago, 23 Oct 14, 12:00am -
  • PM Modi announces Rs 745-cr package for the flood-hit state

    PM Modi announces Rs 745-cr package for the flood-hit state

    Prime Minister Narendra Modi. Photo: PTIPrime Minister Narendra Modi on Thursday announced a Rs 745-crore package for renovation of houses and six major hospitals damaged by the recent unprecedented floods in Jammu and Kashmir.Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Thursday announced a Rs 745-crore package for renovation of houses and six major hospitals damaged by the recent unprecedented floods in Jammu and Kashmir. - See more at: http://indianexpress.com/article/india/india-others/pm-modi-announce…
    - 2 days ago, 23 Oct 14, 12:00am -
  • BJP sets up war rooms in eight states

    - 2 days ago, 23 Oct 14, 12:00am -
  • Bangalore 3-year-old girl rape: Criminal case filed against school, attendant detained

    Bangalore 3-year-old girl rape: Criminal case filed against school, attendant detained

    Bangalore Police have detained a suspect and filed a criminal complaint against the private school where a three-year-old girl was allegedly raped by her school teacher on Tuesday.According to reports, a school attendant has been detained by the police for interrogation.The principal of the private school where the alleged rape took place had earlier on Wednesday said that the institution would abide by the law and use all of its resources to nab the perpetrators of the crime."We went throug…
    - 2 days ago, 23 Oct 14, 12:00am -
  • ‘Don’t blackmail on black money’
    The Congress on Wednesday asked the Modi government not to resort to “blackmail” on the issue of naming black-money holders and dared it to come out with full information without indulging in “selective leakage”. “Congress is not going to be blackmailed under any such threat... Do not try to blackmail us. Strictest possible action should be taken against whoever is involved in it but that should not be inspired by vindictiveness and it should also not be half-truths,” said Congress g…
    - 2 days ago, 23 Oct 14, 12:00am -
  • BJP hints it won’t take NCP support
    Uddhav Thackeray-Amit Shah talks likely on ThursdayRuling out any official truck with the Sharad Pawar-led Nationalist Congress Party, the BJP in Mahrashtra will be staking claim on its own if its negotiations with the Shiv Sena fail. The top brass of the BJP and RSS has virtually ruled out any official truck with the NCP in forming a government in the state. “If talks with the Shiv Sena fail, we are likely to stake claim on our own and then we’ll see how events unfold”, a senior BJP lea…
    - 2 days ago, 23 Oct 14, 12:00am -
  • Missing for 40 years, man turns up in Dubai clinic
    His family “lost” him 40 years ago. But he turned up suddenly in a Dubai hospital... ailing and living on shreds of fond memories of a home and dear ones he had left four decades ago. Thrissur-born Baputty, 68, is no modern-day Robinson Crusoe. While Crusoe was very much aware of his lost status and the passage of each day, Baputty’s mind is in a state of flux. His story, now doing the rounds on social media, is a mystery that may never be solved.Baputty’s nephew identified him the othe…
    - 2 days ago, 23 Oct 14, 12:00am -

Google India News

  • newUddhav very keen on coalition government with BJP, says Ramdas Athawale - IBNLive

    Uddhav very keen on coalition government with BJP, says Ramdas Athawale - IBNLive

    IBNLiveUddhav very keen on coalition government with BJP, says Ramdas AthawaleIBNLiveMumbai: RPI chief Ramdas Athawale on Friday claimed that Shiv Sena president Uddhav Thackeray was "very keen" on forming coalition with the estranged ally BJP for formation of government in Maharashtra. "Uddhav Thackeray told me that he is very keen ...BJP at work on small cabinet, CM pick on Oct 27Economic TimesUddhav's change of heart: Shiv Sena has finally woken up and read the numbersFirstpostMaharashtra BJ…
    - 39 mins ago, 24 Oct 14, 5:30pm -
  • newSwachh Bharat Abhiyaan: Omar Abdullah Nominates Mehbooba Mufti, Kailash ... - NDTV

    Swachh Bharat Abhiyaan: Omar Abdullah Nominates Mehbooba Mufti, Kailash ... - NDTV

    NDTVSwachh Bharat Abhiyaan: Omar Abdullah Nominates Mehbooba Mufti, Kailash ...NDTVSrinagar: Jammu and Kashmir Chief Minister Omar Abdullah today nominated his political opponent and PDP president Mehbooba Mufti and Nobel Peace prize winner Kailash Satyarthi among nine people to Prime Minister Narendra Modi's 'Swachh Bharat ...MC Mary Kom joins PM Narendra Modi's Swachh Bharat AbhiyanZee NewsMary Kom makes a clean sweep, joins Swachh Bharat AbhiyanHindustan TimesMary Kom participates in 'Swacch…
    - 51 mins ago, 24 Oct 14, 5:18pm -
  • newCongress may be led by a non-Gandhi politico, says Chidambaram - Livemint

    Congress may be led by a non-Gandhi politico, says Chidambaram - Livemint

    LivemintCongress may be led by a non-Gandhi politico, says ChidambaramLivemintChidambaram has urged the leadership to be more communicative about the Congress's agenda. Photo: Bloomberg. New Delhi: Former finance minister P. Chidambaram has said what was once unthinkable for a Congress leader to voice publicly: a ...Chidambaram hits back at Jaitley over black moneyIndia TodayNon-Gandhi can be next Congress president ChidambaramEnewspaper of IndiaCongress facing a coup, claims BJPANINEWSFirstpos…
    - 56 mins ago, 24 Oct 14, 5:13pm -
  • newNortheast monsoon brings good rainfall to south India - The Hindu

    Northeast monsoon brings good rainfall to south India - The Hindu

    The HinduNortheast monsoon brings good rainfall to south IndiaThe HinduThe Northeast monsoon has become active in the country and brought goodly rain to its southern parts on the heels of the departing Southwest monsoon which has left India facing a rain deficit. According to the Met department, as it progresses, the Northeast ...Photos: Heavy showers in Chennai; more rainfall predicted in Tamil Nadu by MetOneindiaMore rain expected on TN by next 24-48 hrs: Met officeBusiness StandardAfter resp…
    - 1 hour ago, 24 Oct 14, 5:07pm -
  • newWill Launch Campaign Against Kashmir Rights 'Violations': Aziz - Outlook

    Will Launch Campaign Against Kashmir Rights 'Violations': Aziz - Outlook

    Daily TimesWill Launch Campaign Against Kashmir Rights 'Violations': AzizOutlookPakistan will launch a campaign internationally against the human rights "violations" by the Indian army in Kashmir, the country's Adviser on Foreign Affairs said today. Giving a statement in the Senate, the Upper House of the Parliament, on the recent ...India Never Violates Ceasefire, Says RajnathThe New Indian ExpressNarendra Modi is anti-Muslim, anti-Pakistan: Pervez MusharrafFirstpostIndia wants peace with Chin…
    - 1 hour ago, 24 Oct 14, 4:56pm -
  • newCPI(M)-CPI spar over split in Indian Communist movement - Zee News
    CPI(M)-CPI spar over split in Indian Communist movementZee NewsThiruvananthapuram: There seems to be no end to the recurring debate between CPI(M) and CPI over the 1964 split in the Indian communist movement with the two sides offering differing perceptions on the vital question whether the schism has helped the ...CPI(M), CPI bury unity talk, resume sparringThe Hinduall 5 news articles »
    - 2 hours ago, 24 Oct 14, 4:21pm -
  • newMumbai airport on high alert after threat of bomb explosion or suicide attack on ... - Daily News & Analysis

    Mumbai airport on high alert after threat of bomb explosion or suicide attack on ... - Daily News & Analysis

    Daily News & AnalysisMumbai airport on high alert after threat of bomb explosion or suicide attack on ...Daily News & AnalysisThe Chhatrapati Shivaji International Airport (CSIA) in Mumbai has been put on high alert following a specific threat of possible bomb explosion or suicide attack on an Air India flight from Mumbai. The terror threat was received at Kolkata, about the possible ...Suicide bomber threat to Air India flights, four major airports on alertHindustan TimesBomb threat to Air Ind…
    - 2 hours ago, 24 Oct 14, 3:58pm -
  • new'USA shouldn't be too demanding of India' - Economic Times
    'USA shouldn't be too demanding of India'Economic TimesWASHINGTON: Observing that the new Indian government gives the US a fresh opportunity to re-start the bilateral ties, an ex-NSA has cautioned the Obama Administration of not demanding things from Prime Minister Modi, which he can't deliver. "We have to ...and more »
    - 2 hours ago, 24 Oct 14, 3:53pm -
  • newTelangana TDP petitions Governor on attacks by ruling TRS - The Hindu
    Telangana TDP petitions Governor on attacks by ruling TRSThe HinduTelangana Telugu Desam Party leaders on Friday urged Governor E.S.L. Narasimhan to intervene and convene a meeting between the Chief Ministers of Andhra Pradesh and Telangana to sort out differences between the two States in an amicable manner.TDP meets Governor on farmers' issuesZee Newsall 7 news articles »
    - 2 hours ago, 24 Oct 14, 3:40pm -
  • newNursery Student's Rape in Bangalore: Chief Minister Orders Action Against School - NDTV

    Nursery Student's Rape in Bangalore: Chief Minister Orders Action Against School - NDTV

    NDTVNursery Student's Rape in Bangalore: Chief Minister Orders Action Against SchoolNDTVBangalore: A school in Bangalore where a three-year-old nursery student was allegedly raped on Tuesday will face action, Karnataka Chief Minister K Siddaramaiah said today. "Investigation is going on. I have told the police to take action against the ...Bangalore: Karnataka chief minister orders action against school management ...Daily News & AnalysisBangalore police book Vibgyor school chairman for suppres…
    - 3 hours ago, 24 Oct 14, 2:50pm -

Yahoo! India News

  • newHe is an angry young man who hates to lose: Yuvraj Singh on Virat Kohli

    He is an angry young man who hates to lose: Yuvraj Singh on Virat Kohli

    Yurvaj Singh speaks about Virat Kohli and his plans for a comeback
    - 2 hours ago, 24 Oct 14, 4:32pm -
  • newRyder not ready for New Zealand return, says McCullum
    Jesse Ryder's blistering return to form may not be enough to get him rushed back into the international game, according to New Zealand captain Brendon McCullum. "He is well aware of that.
    - 2 hours ago, 24 Oct 14, 4:22pm -
  • newIndia drop to 159 in FIFA rankings
    Zurich, Oct 24 (IANS) The Indian football team dropped one place to be ranked 159th in the latest FIFA rankings released here Friday.
    - 2 hours ago, 24 Oct 14, 4:10pm -
  • new'Gour Hari...' biopic with a difference: C.P. Surendran
    New Delhi, Oct 24 (IANS) "Gour Hari Dastaan - The Freedom File" is poet, novelist and journalist C. P. Surendran's first shot as a screenplay writer. He says that the biopic is different because "it is biography of an unknown Indian".
    - 2 hours ago, 24 Oct 14, 4:06pm -
  • newGold edges higher but set for weekly loss on dollar and U.S. data

    Gold edges higher but set for weekly loss on dollar and U.S. data

    By A. Ananthalakshmi SINGAPORE (Reuters) - Gold inched up on Friday as European shares fell but was set to snap a two-week winning streak on a firm dollar and robust economic data that dented demand for the metal as an insurance against risk. Spot gold was up 0.1 percent at $1,232.10 an ounce by 0956 GMT, after slipping more than 1 percent in the previous two sessions. "This could continue next week as we don't think there is going to be any substantive change of direction from the Federal Reser…
    - 2 hours ago, 24 Oct 14, 3:42pm -
  • newIndia to join Asian infrastructure bank
    Beijing, Oct 24 (IANS) Twenty-one Asian countries including India, ready to join the Asian Infrastructure Investment Bank (AIIB) as founding members, Friday signed a MoU on establishing the bank.
    - 3 hours ago, 24 Oct 14, 3:38pm -
  • newModi visit to Siachen: Deed must match word
    Prime Minister Narendra Modi made a surprise visit to the Siachen Glacier on the festive occasion of Diwali (Oct 23 ) to spend time with the Indian military units that are deployed at altitudes of 22,000 feet in what is often described as the highest battlefield in the world.
    - 3 hours ago, 24 Oct 14, 3:16pm -
  • newShiv Sena ready to form Maharashtra Govt. with BJP: Athawale
    Mumbai, Oct. 24 (ANI): Republican Party of India chief Ramdas Athawale, who met Uddhav Thackeray here on Friday, said the Shiv Sena is ready to form an alliance with the Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) for government formation in Maharashtra.
    - 3 hours ago, 24 Oct 14, 2:59pm -
  • newOil slips to $86 on NY Ebola case, slowing growth
    By Sam Wilkin LONDON (Reuters) - Brent crude fell oil to around $86 a barrel on Friday after a confirmed case of Ebola in New York raised fears that travel restrictions could trim jet fuel demand, and poor economic growth expectations weighed on projected oil demand. This could curb travel and that's how it could feed through to the oil markets," said Ben Le Brun, market analyst at OptionsXpress. Brent crude for December fell $1.02 a barrel to a low of $85.81 before recovering slightly to around…
    - 4 hours ago, 24 Oct 14, 2:37pm -
  • newGold sales jump about 20 pct for Diwali - trade body

    Gold sales jump about 20 pct for Diwali - trade body

    By A. Ananthalakshmi SINGAPORE (Reuters) - Gold sales in India during the festivals of Diwali and Dhanteras celebrated this week rose by about a fifth, a senior official at the country's biggest gold trade group said on Friday. Premiums in India, the second biggest buyer of bullion, jumped to $17-$18 an ounce this week, compared with $12 last week, on surging demand. Dhanteras, associated with Lakshmi - the goddess of wealth, and Diwali, the festival of lights, are both considered auspicious to…
    - 4 hours ago, 24 Oct 14, 2:30pm -
  • newRajnath says India has never violated ceasefire
    Surajpur (Greater Noida), Oct. 24 (ANI): With the Pakistan Assembly passing a resolution against so called Indian 'aggression', Union Home Minister Rajnath Singh on Friday said Indian security forces have never started the firing along the International Border (IB) or the Line of Control (LoC).
    - 4 hours ago, 24 Oct 14, 2:30pm -
  • newMary Kom participates in 'Swacch Bharat Abhiyan'
    Imphal, Oct.24 (ANI): Champion pugilist M.C. Mary Kom on Friday wielded a broom and participated in the 'Swacch Bharat Abhiyan' launched by Prime Minister Narendra Modi on October 2.
    - 4 hours ago, 24 Oct 14, 2:30pm -
  • newPak is trying to internationalise Kashmir issue: BJP
    New Delhi, Oct.24 (ANI): Accusing Pakistan of disregarding its internal problems, the Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) on Friday said Islamabad is working only on trying to internationalise the Kashmir issue.
    - 4 hours ago, 24 Oct 14, 2:30pm -
  • newHarsh Vardhan offers cooperation to Pak to end polio
    New Delhi, Oct. 24 (ANI): Union Health Minister Dr. Harsh Vardhan has offered Pakistan full cooperation in helping eradicate polio from that country.
    - 4 hours ago, 24 Oct 14, 2:30pm -
  • newBoom in dam construction threatens freshwater biodiversity
    London, Oct 24 (IANS) An unprecedented global boom in the construction of hydropower dams, spearhead by developing and emerging economies, could reduce the number of rivers by about 20 percent and pose a serious threat to freshwater biodiversity, says a study.
    - 4 hours ago, 24 Oct 14, 2:30pm -
  • newWal-Mart India appoints Murali Lanka operations chief

    Wal-Mart India appoints Murali Lanka operations chief

    Wal-Mart Stores Inc's India unit said it had appointed company veteran Murali Lanka to the newly created position of chief operations officer to lead store operations and business development in the world's second most populous country. Lanka, who in his earlier five-year stint with Wal-Mart India helped set up its wholesale format in the country, is currently a developmental regional general manager in the United States. The world's largest retailer has 20 wholesale outlets in India and plans t…
    - 4 hours ago, 24 Oct 14, 2:27pm -
  • newIndian teacher honoured in Saudi Arabia
    Jeddah, Oct 24 (IANS) The Indian community in Saudi Arabia held a reception here to honour a teacher who has received India's best teacher award.
    - 4 hours ago, 24 Oct 14, 2:16pm -
  • newThree major nations absent as China launches World Bank rival in Asia

    Three major nations absent as China launches World Bank rival in Asia

    Australia, Indonesia and South Korea skipped the launch of a China-backed Asian infrastructure bank on Friday as the United States said it had concerns about the new rival to Western-dominated multilateral lenders. China's $50 billion Asian Infrastructure Investment Bank (AIIB) is seen as a challenge to the World Bank and Asian Development Bank, both of which count Washington and its allies as their biggest financial backers. China, which is keen to extend its influence and soft power in the reg…
    - 4 hours ago, 24 Oct 14, 2:07pm -
  • newGoogle doodle celebrates one month of India's Mars mission
    New Delhi, Oct 24 (IANS) Google Friday celebrated one month of India's Mars Orbiter Mission (MOM), the Mangalyaan, by putting up a special doodle on its home page for India.
    - 4 hours ago, 24 Oct 14, 1:56pm -
  • newDark shadow of Ebola now a global threat: Trinidad PM
    Port-of-Spain, Oct 24 (IANS) The dark shadow of the Ebola has now become "a real and imminent global threat", Trinidad and Tobago's Prime Minister Kamla Persad-Bissessar has said.
    - 4 hours ago, 24 Oct 14, 1:48pm -
  • newReuters Poll - Asia economic growth to languish as China slows

    Reuters Poll - Asia economic growth to languish as China slows

    By Sumanta Dey BANGALORE (Reuters) - Emerging Asia will contribute less to the global economy in 2015 than was expected just months ago as a slowdown in China drags on growth in the region, partially offset by acceleration in the United States, Reuters polls showed. At the same time, many of Asia's major trading partners in the West are grappling with disinflation and weak demand, making it difficult for central banks there to move away from aggressive monetary stimulus. Estimates for 2015 GDP g…
    - 4 hours ago, 24 Oct 14, 1:40pm -
  • newReuters Poll - India's growth pace to pick up as reforms draw investment

    Reuters Poll - India's growth pace to pick up as reforms draw investment

    By Rahul Karunakar and Ashrith Doddi BANGALORE (Reuters) - India's economy will likely grow at its fastest pace in two years in the current fiscal year as Prime Minister Narendra Modi implements reforms to attract investment, a Reuters poll of economists showed on Friday. The after-glow from Modi's election victory earlier in the year helped India's economy clock a robust 5.7 percent growth rate for the quarter ending in June. "The outlook is improving and that mostly reflects the fact that the…
    - 5 hours ago, 24 Oct 14, 1:33pm -
  • newPakistan won't let India build bunkers
    Islamabad, Oct 24 (IANS) Pakistan has said it won't allow India to build bunkers along the Jammu and Kashmir border in violation of a bilateral pact.
    - 5 hours ago, 24 Oct 14, 1:30pm -
  • newPak's motive is to increase infiltration and destabilize Kashmir: Security Expert
    New Delhi, Oct.24 (ANI): Security expert Qamar Agha on Friday said the 'anti-India' resolution passed by Pakistan's Parliament has no meaning, and added the international community understands that Islamabad's main motive is to increase infiltration and destabilize Kashmir.
    - 5 hours ago, 24 Oct 14, 1:25pm -
  • newIndian Army, PLA hold first Border Personnel Meeting at Kibithu
    Kibithu (Indo-China border), Oct.24 (ANI): A Border Personnel Meeting (BPM) between the Indian Army and the Peoples Liberation Army of China was held here on Thursday to strengthen military and border security ties.
    - 5 hours ago, 24 Oct 14, 1:25pm -
  • newPM Modi salutes brave ITBP personnel on their Raising Day
    New Delhi, Oct. 24 (ANI): Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Friday saluted the brave personnel of the Indo-Tibetan Border Police (ITBP) on its Raising Day.
    - 5 hours ago, 24 Oct 14, 1:12pm -
  • newSaina, Kashyap in French Open quarters
    Paris, Oct 24 (IANS) Indian shuttler Parupalli Kashyap continued his giant-killing spree, stunning World No.9 Tian Houwei 21-19, 21-18 in the pre-quarters of the French Open Super Series while Saina Nehwal also advanced to the quarterfinals at the Stade Pierre de Coubertin here.
    - 5 hours ago, 24 Oct 14, 12:58pm -
  • newNever wanted to abandon India tour: Marlon Samuels
    Kingston, Oct 24 (IANS/CMC) West Indies stroke-maker Marlon Samuels said he never wanted to be part of the one-day team's plan to abandon the tour of India, and revealed he stayed away from most of the players' meetings during the troubled tour.
    - 6 hours ago, 24 Oct 14, 12:16pm -
  • newKochi Airport on high alert after bomb threat
    New Delhi, Oct.24 (ANI): Kerala's Kochi Airport has been put on high alert on the orders of the Airports Authority of India following receipt of a bomb threat.
    - 6 hours ago, 24 Oct 14, 12:03pm -
  • newGoogle doodle celebrates 1st month of Mangalyaan's Mars orbit
    New Delhi, Oct 24 (ANI): Google has put out a special doodle on its home page for India, that has marked 'Mangalyaan's' one month in Mars orbit.
    - 6 hours ago, 24 Oct 14, 11:41am -
  • newIndia stands firm on objections to WTO Doha Round deal
    United Nations, Oct 24 (IANS) Even as the World Trade Organisation's trade deal remained stalled due to India's objections, an Indian envoy at the UN stood firm on them, declaring a "permanent solution on food security with necessary changes in World Trade Organisation (WTO) rules, if required, is a must and cannot be kicked down the road".
    - 9 hours ago, 24 Oct 14, 9:20am -
  • newKerry hosts first Diwali celebrations, hails diaspora
    Washington, Oct 24 (IANS) As Diwali becomes an important marker in the American festival calendar, Secretary of State John Kerry hosted Diwali celebrations at the State Department for the first time, saying Prime Minister Narendra Modi's recent visit to the US provided an "unforgettable chance to build on the already deep ties between America and India."
    - 9 hours ago, 24 Oct 14, 9:14am -
  • newWhy China does not want a boundary settlement with India
    Recent transgressions by Chinese troops in the northern border areas of India and the protest note by the Chinese foreign office on road building in Arunachal Pradesh have again highlighted the fact that the Sino-Indian boundary issue remains to be settled, despite negotiations for nearly half a century.
    - 9 hours ago, 24 Oct 14, 9:04am -
  • newMusharraf rules out conflict with India
    Former Pakistan president General Pervez Musharraf rubbished the theory that the recent face-off between Indian and Pakistani forces began after India beat Pakistan in the Asian Games, calling it a "cock and bull story".
    - 9 hours ago, 24 Oct 14, 8:51am -
  • newIndia asks UNSC to enforce resolutions on countering terrorism
    United Nations, Oct 24 (IANS) India's UN Ambassador Asoke Kumar Mukerji has asked the UN Security Council (UNSC) to enforce without exception its resolutions on countering terrorism in order to stave off "an ever-widening spiral of violence and destruction".
    - 10 hours ago, 24 Oct 14, 7:40am -

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  • Rupee tumbles by 90 paise vs dollar in late morning trade
    The Indian rupee dropped sharply by 90 paise to 66.90 against the American currency in the late morning trade on Tuesday on persistent dollar demand from banks and importers on the back of firm dollar in overseas amidst sudden fall in equity market.
    - 3 Sep 13, 12:15pm -
  • Rupee tumbles by 90 paise vs dollar in late morning trade
    The Indian rupee dropped sharply by 90 paise to 66.90 against the American currency in the late morning trade on Tuesday on persistent dollar demand from banks and importers on the back of firm dollar in overseas amidst sudden fall in equity market.
    - 3 Sep 13, 12:14pm -
  • SC admits judgement on CIC mistake of law, recalls verdict
    The Supreme Court on Tuesday recalled an order and admitted that it committed a "mistake of law" by directing that only sitting or retired high court chief justices or an apex court judge could head the central and state information commissions.
    - 3 Sep 13, 12:11pm -
  • Asaram sent to jail, to move bail plea on Tuesday
    Self-styled godman Asaram Bapu, accused of sexually assaulting a 16-year-old girl at his ashram in Jodhpur, was behind bars after he was remanded in 14-day judicial custody by a local court.
    - 3 Sep 13, 12:07pm -
  • 2G: SC rejects pleas for recalling its orders
    The Supreme Court on Tuesday rejected the pleas of the accused in the 2G spectrum case seeking recall of its two orders barring the high court from hearing the matters arising out of the scam.
    - 3 Sep 13, 12:06pm -
  • 2G: SC rejects pleas for recalling its orders
    The Supreme Court on Tuesday rejected the pleas of the accused in the 2G spectrum case seeking recall of its two orders barring the high court from hearing the matters arising out of the scam.
    - 3 Sep 13, 12:06pm -
  • Microsoft to acquire Nokia's handset biz for USD 7.17 bn
    Software giant Microsoft said it will acquire Finnish handset maker Nokia's handset business for 5.44 billion euros (USD 7.17 billion) in cash, in an effort to strengthen its position in the smartphone market.
    - 3 Sep 13, 12:01pm -
  • Microsoft to acquire Nokia's handset biz for USD 7.17 bn
    Software giant Microsoft said it will acquire Finnish handset maker Nokia's handset business for 5.44 billion euros (USD 7.17 billion) in cash, in an effort to strengthen its position in the smartphone market.
    - 3 Sep 13, 12:01pm -
  • Federer stunned while Nadal rolls on at US Open
    Roger Federer crashed out of the US Open in the fourth round while Rafael Nadal captured his 19th hardcourt win in a row to reach the quarter-finals without having allowed a service break.
    - 3 Sep 13, 11:25am -
  • Divij Sharan bows out of US Open
    Divij Sharan's US Open came to an end after the Indian and his Chinese Taipei partner Yen-Hsun Lu went down fighting to Aisam-Ul-Haq Qureshi and Jean-Julien Rojer in the men's doubles third round in New York.
    - 3 Sep 13, 11:11am -
  • Asaram sent to jail, to move bail plea on Tuesday
    Self-styled godman Asaram Bapu, accused of sexually assaulting a 16-year-old girl at his ashram in Jodhpur, was behind bars after he was remanded in 14-day judicial custody by a local court.
    - 3 Sep 13, 10:50am -
  • Landmark Food Security Bill gets Parliament nod
    Ushering in the biggest programme in the world to fight hunger, Parliament on Monday gave its nod to the landmark Food Security Bill which seeks to provide highly subsidised foodgrains to the country's two-third population as a right.
    - 3 Sep 13, 10:49am -
  • Runners-up finish for India in Asia Cup
    India made a spirited fightback in the second half but failed to earn a direct berth in next year's hockey World Cup as they lost the high-scoring summit clash 3-4 to defending champions South Korea, in Ipoh on Monday.
    - 2 Sep 13, 9:00pm -
  • Nat Sports Awards presented; Sodhi conferred Khel Ratna
    The National Sports Awards were presented on Saturday to the country's top athletes and coaches with shooter Ronjan Sodhi getting the Rajiv Gandhi Khel Ratna - India's highest sporting honour, while cricketer Virat Kohli was among the Arjuna awardees.
    - 2 Sep 13, 9:00pm -
  • First time in 50 years: Eng to host India for 5 Tests
    England has agreed to host India for five Test matches, for the first time in 50 years, when the team lands in London for a long series which will also include five ODIs and a Twenty20 International next year.
    - 2 Sep 13, 8:50pm -
  • Nigeria: Suspected Boko Haram attacks kill 38
    At least 38 people have been killed in weekend attacks in Nigeria by suspected Boko Haram insurgents, and another 34 are missing, local officials said on Sunday.
    - 2 Sep 13, 8:40pm -
  • Obama backs strike on Syria but wants Congress approval
    In a surprise move, US President Barack Obama has sought congressional approval for limited military intervention in Syria to win more support for his plan to punish the Bashar al-Assad regime for its alleged use of chemical weapons.
    - 2 Sep 13, 8:40pm -
  • Hasina hints at polls in Bangladesh before January 24
    Prime Minister Sheikh Hasina on Monday hinted that Bangladesh's next general election could be held at any time in the three-month period before the term of parliament ends on January 24.
    - 2 Sep 13, 8:35pm -
  • Daunting task ahead of Rajan as new RBI governor
    Declining value of Rupee, widening Current Account Deficit (CAD) and the impact of likely tapering of US bond purchases are some of the key issues which will keep Raghuram Rajan busy after he takes charge as RBI Governor on Wednesday.
    - 2 Sep 13, 8:29pm -
  • Daunting task ahead of Rajan as new RBI governor
    Declining value of Rupee, widening Current Account Deficit (CAD) and the impact of likely tapering of US bond purchases are some of the key issues which will keep Raghuram Rajan busy after he takes charge as RBI Governor on Wednesday.
    - 2 Sep 13, 8:29pm -
  • Brotherhood demands fact-finding panel for detainees
    Amid a security crackdown on its members, Egypt's Muslim Brotherhood has demanded the formation of an independent fact-finding committee to carry out surprise inspections of detention centres and investigate all violations committed against prisoners.
    - 2 Sep 13, 8:26pm -
  • C-17 heavy-lift transport plane inducted into IAF
    Giving a major thrust to IAF's capability to swiftly move troops and tanks to battle fronts, Def Min A K Antony formally inducted its biggest 70-tonne C-17 heavy-lift transport aircraft into service at the Hindon Air Base on Monday.
    - 2 Sep 13, 8:26pm -
  • Moily: No proposal for night curfew at petrol pumps
    Slammed over a proposal to shut petrol pumps at night to taper fuel demand, Oil Minister M Veerappa Moily on Monday beat a hasty retreat, saying there is no move to limit petrol and diesel sales at retail outlets.
    - 2 Sep 13, 8:25pm -
  • Moily: No proposal for night curfew at petrol pumps
    Slammed over a proposal to shut petrol pumps at night to taper fuel demand, Oil Minister M Veerappa Moily on Monday beat a hasty retreat, saying there is no move to limit petrol and diesel sales at retail outlets.
    - 2 Sep 13, 8:24pm -
  • Citizens' right to privacy should be protected: President
    Lauding the role of Right to Information Act in promoting transparency, President Pranab Mukherjee has stressed on adequate safeguards to protect the "inviolable rights to privacy" of a citizen.
    - 2 Sep 13, 8:24pm -
  • Telangana issue rocks Parl, 9 MPs suspended
    Parliament was rocked by Telangana issue again on Monday, prompting Lok Sabha Speaker Meira Kumar to take the unprecedented step of suspending nine members from Andhra Pradesh for five days, the second time in the same session.
    - 2 Sep 13, 8:24pm -
  • Telangana issue rocks Parl, 9 MPs suspended
    Parliament was rocked by Telangana issue again on Monday, prompting Lok Sabha Speaker Meira Kumar to take the unprecedented step of suspending nine members from Andhra Pradesh for five days, the second time in the same session.
    - 2 Sep 13, 8:23pm -
  • Sahara blames SEBI in SC for imbroglio in paying investors
    The Sahara group today blamed SEBI for acting in haste against it on the issue of refunding Rs 24,000 crore to investors and asked the Supreme Court to pass an order to help it get out of the imbroglio.
    - 2 Sep 13, 7:53pm -
  • 2G case: Court dismisses joint trial pleas
    A Delhi court on Monday dismissed separate pleas of Essar Teleholdings Ltd (ETHL) and another accused in 2G spectrum scam case seeking a joint trial in the case.
    - 2 Sep 13, 7:52pm -
  • Subbarao to bid adieu after 5 stormy years
    Career bureaucrat-turned-banker D Subbarao demits office on Wednesday after a 5-year stint as RBI Governor during a tumultuous period of global financial stress that has left rupee plumbing new depths, falling economic growth and high inflation.
    - 2 Sep 13, 7:40pm -
  • RBI zeroes in on 5 for panel to screen applications of new banks
    The Reserve Bank is understood to have zeroed in on five names for setting up a high-level panel of experts from the banking and financial sector to screen applications of the 26 aspirants for new banking licences.
    - 2 Sep 13, 7:32pm -
  • SC seeks Centre's reply on plea to ban pentavalent vaccine
    The Supreme Court has sought response from the Centre on a PIL seeking its direction to ban use of pentavalent vaccine, which prevents diseases like Hepatitis-B and diphtheria in children.
    - 2 Sep 13, 7:26pm -
  • Merkel hits out at Russia and China over Syria stand
    German Chancellor Angela Merkel hit out at Russia and China over their stance in the Syrian crisis, saying in an interview published on Saturday that their action weakened the United Nations.
    - 2 Sep 13, 7:17pm -
  • Sri Lanka turning authoritarian: UN human rights chief
    UN human rights Chief Navi Pillay on Saturday criticised the Sri Lankan government, saying the country is becoming "increasingly authoritarian" despite the end of a civil war four years ago.
    - 2 Sep 13, 7:17pm -
  • Syria asks UN to prevent aggression against it
    Syria has appealed to the United Nations to try to "prevent any aggression" against it, even as US President Barack Obama on Monday lobbied with war-weary lawmakers to convince them for a limited military strike.
    - 2 Sep 13, 7:15pm -
  • Tornado rips through eastern Japan, injures dozens
    A tornado ripped through parts of eastern Japan on Monday, injuring several dozen people, tearing off roofs and uprooting buildings.
    - 2 Sep 13, 7:15pm -
  • Tornado rips through eastern Japan, injures dozens
    A tornado ripped through parts of eastern Japan on Monday, injuring several dozen people, tearing off roofs and uprooting buildings.
    - 2 Sep 13, 7:14pm -
  • Lal Masjid operation: Case filed against Musharraf
    In fresh trouble for Pakistan's former military ruler Pervez Musharraf, a case was on Monday filed against him for the murder of cleric Abdul Rasheed and his mother during the infamous Lal Masjid operation.
    - 2 Sep 13, 7:14pm -
  • Syria asks UN to prevent aggression against it
    Syria has appealed to the United Nations to try to "prevent any aggression" against it, even as US President Barack Obama on Monday lobbied with war-weary lawmakers to convince them for a limited military strike.
    - 2 Sep 13, 7:14pm -
  • Citizens' right to privacy should be protected: President
    Lauding the role of Right to Information Act in promoting transparency, President Pranab Mukherjee has stressed on adequate safeguards to protect the "inviolable rights to privacy" of a citizen.
    - 2 Sep 13, 7:13pm -
  • Bhatkal took advantage of free passage at Indo-Nepal border
    Arrested Indian Mujahideen operative Yasin Bhatkal and his associate used to take advantage of the unhindered passage on the Indo-Nepal border, 110 km of which lay in Bihar.
    - 2 Sep 13, 7:06pm -
  • Lal Masjid operation: Case filed against Musharraf
    In fresh trouble for Pakistan's former military ruler Pervez Musharraf, a case was on Monday filed against him for the murder of cleric Abdul Rasheed and his mother during the infamous Lal Masjid operation.
    - 2 Sep 13, 7:05pm -
  • Economic deceleration on expected lines: Planning Commission
    The Planning Commission on Friday said the deceleration in economic growth in the first quarter was on expected lines and it may improve in the second half of the fiscal.
    - 2 Sep 13, 5:41pm -
  • Mumbai gangrape: Cops want accused to undergo TIP soon
    Mumbai police plans to conduct test identification parade of the five accused in the photojournalist gangrape case as soon as they are remanded in judicial custody.
    - 2 Sep 13, 1:53pm -
  • Obama backs strike on Syria but wants Congress approval
    In a surprise move, US President Barack Obama has sought congressional approval for limited military intervention in Syria to win more support for his plan to punish the Bashar al-Assad regime for its alleged use of chemical weapons.
    - 2 Sep 13, 1:43pm -
  • Hyderabad Hotshots clinch inaugural IBL title
    Olympic medalist Saina Nehwal-led Hyderabad Hotshots emerged as the champion of the inaugural Indian Badminton League (IBL) when they downed Awadhe Warriors 3-1 in the final matches which was held at the NSCI Stadium, Mumbai on Saturday.
    - 1 Sep 13, 8:13am -
  • US for "narrow" strike against Syria; Russia dismisses chemical weapons use
    The US moved closer to military intervention in Syria with President Barack Obama saying he was considering a "limited, narrow" strike without involving ground forces even as Russia dismissed claims about the use of chemical weapons by the Assad regime as "utter nonsense."
    - 31 Aug 13, 9:35pm -
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Reuters India

  • newGold sales jump about 20 pct for Diwali - trade body

    Gold sales jump about 20 pct for Diwali - trade body

    SINGAPORE (Reuters) - Gold sales in India during the festivals of Diwali and Dhanteras celebrated this week rose by about a fifth, a senior official at the country's biggest gold trade group said on Friday.
    - 4 hours ago, 24 Oct 14, 2:38pm -
  • newWal-Mart India appoints Murali Lanka operations chief

    Wal-Mart India appoints Murali Lanka operations chief

    MUMBAI (Reuters) - Wal-Mart Stores Inc's India unit said it had appointed company veteran Murali Lanka to the newly created position of chief operations officer to lead store operations and business development in the world's second most populous country.
    - 4 hours ago, 24 Oct 14, 2:27pm -
  • newThree major nations absent as China launches World Bank rival in Asia

    Three major nations absent as China launches World Bank rival in Asia

    SHANGHAI (Reuters) - Australia, Indonesia and South Korea skipped the launch of a China-backed Asian infrastructure bank on Friday as the United States said it had concerns about the new rival to Western-dominated multilateral lenders.
    - 4 hours ago, 24 Oct 14, 2:07pm -
  • newReuters Poll - India's growth pace to pick up as reforms draw investment

    Reuters Poll - India's growth pace to pick up as reforms draw investment

    BANGALORE (Reuters) - India's economy will likely grow at its fastest pace in two years in the current fiscal year as Prime Minister Narendra Modi implements reforms to attract investment, a Reuters poll of economists showed on Friday.
    - 5 hours ago, 24 Oct 14, 1:33pm -
  • newISL probes allegation of assault on Pires

    ISL probes allegation of assault on Pires

    MUMBAI (Reuters) - The Indian Super League (ISL) said on Friday it is looking into allegation that former France midfielder Robert Pires was punched in the face by an opposition coach during a halftime altercation in Thursday's match in Goa.
    - 5 hours ago, 24 Oct 14, 12:59pm -
  • newCanada Parliament gunman had planned to travel to Syria - police

    Canada Parliament gunman had planned to travel to Syria - police

    OTTAWA (Reuters) - The gunman in Wednesday's attack on Canada's capital had a criminal record and recently applied for a passport, planning to travel to Syria after undergoing a "radicalization process," police said on Thursday.
    - 8 hours ago, 24 Oct 14, 10:11am -
  • newMan who attacked Canada's parliament had troubled, transient past

    Man who attacked Canada's parliament had troubled, transient past

    MONTREAL/VANCOUVER (Reuters) - The gunman who killed a soldier in Ottawa and then raced through Canada's parliament before being shot dead was a misfit and perhaps mentally ill, according to police, friends and family, while his troubled and transient past included robbery and drug offences.
    - 10 hours ago, 24 Oct 14, 8:18am -
  • newEU strikes compromise to set new climate target

    EU strikes compromise to set new climate target

    BRUSSELS (Reuters) - European Union leaders struck a deal on a new target to cut carbon emissions out to 2030, calling it a new global standard but leaving critics warning that compromises had undermined the fight against climate change.
    - 10 hours ago, 24 Oct 14, 7:46am -
  • newRajaratnam's brother reaches insider trading deal with U.S. SEC

    Rajaratnam's brother reaches insider trading deal with U.S. SEC

    NEW YORK (Reuters) - Rengan Rajaratnam, who was cleared of criminal insider trading charges following the conviction of his older brother, Galleon Group founder Raj Rajaratnam, has agreed to pay more than $841,000 to resolve civil claims by the U.S. Securities and Exchange Commission.
    - 11 hours ago, 24 Oct 14, 6:56am -
  • newMan who attacked Canada's parliament had troubled, transient past

    Man who attacked Canada's parliament had troubled, transient past

    MONTREAL/VANCOUVER (Reuters) - The gunman who killed a soldier in Ottawa and then raced through Canada's parliament before being shot dead was a misfit and perhaps mentally ill, according to police, friends and family, while his troubled and transient past included robbery and drug offenses.
    - 13 hours ago, 24 Oct 14, 5:16am -
  • newCanada Parliament gunman had planned to travel to Syria - police

    Canada Parliament gunman had planned to travel to Syria - police

    OTTAWA (Reuters) - The gunman in Wednesday's attack on Canada's capital had a criminal record and recently applied for a passport, planning to travel to Syria after undergoing a "radicalization process," police said on Thursday.
    - 13 hours ago, 24 Oct 14, 5:16am -
  • newEU strikes compromise to set new climate target

    EU strikes compromise to set new climate target

    BRUSSELS (Reuters) - European Union leaders struck a deal on a new target to cut carbon emissions out to 2030, calling it a new global standard but leaving critics warning that compromises had undermined the fight against climate change.
    - 13 hours ago, 24 Oct 14, 5:11am -
  • newMali becomes sixth West African nation hit by Ebola

    Mali becomes sixth West African nation hit by Ebola

    BAMAKO (Reuters) - Mali confirmed its first case of Ebola on Thursday, becoming the sixth West African country to be touched by the worst outbreak on record of the haemorrhagic fever, which has killed nearly 4,900 people.
    - 14 hours ago, 24 Oct 14, 3:47am -
  • newRengan Rajaratnam, SEC to settle civil insider trading charge

    Rengan Rajaratnam, SEC to settle civil insider trading charge

    NEW YORK (Reuters) - Rengan Rajaratnam, who was cleared of criminal insider trading charges following the conviction of his older brother, Galleon Group founder Raj Rajaratnam, has agreed to pay more than $841,000 to resolve civil claims by the U.S. Securities and Exchange Commission.
    - 15 hours ago, 24 Oct 14, 2:53am -
  • newLahiri celebrates Diwali with fireworks in Macau

    Lahiri celebrates Diwali with fireworks in Macau

    REUTERS - With his country celebrating Diwali on Thursday, Anirban Lahiri had his own fireworks going during the opening round of the Venetian Macau Open with a sparkling career-best 10-under-par 61.
    - 17 hours ago, 24 Oct 14, 1:04am -
  • newSensex gains in special trading session on Diwali

    Sensex gains in special trading session on Diwali

    MUMBAI (Reuters) - The BSE Sensex and the Nifty rose in a special "muhurat" trading session for Diwali on Thursday, led by gains in Suzlon Energy Ltd. while hopes for continued foreign fund inflows into the country also boosted sentiment.
    - 21 hours ago, 23 Oct 14, 8:41pm -
  • newModi announces relief package for flood-hit Kashmir

    Modi announces relief package for flood-hit Kashmir

    SRINAGAR India (Reuters) - Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Thursday announced a 7.5 billion rupee ($120 million) relief package for flood-hit Kashmir as his Bharatiya Janata Party seeks to expand support beyond the mainly Hindu lowlands of Jammu.
    - 22 hours ago, 23 Oct 14, 8:34pm -
  • newWorried sponsors pile pressure on West Indies

    Worried sponsors pile pressure on West Indies

    BRIDGETOWN Barbados (Reuters) - The West Indies Cricket Board (WICB), reeling from the fallout from the team's withdrawal from the tour of India, is facing fresh pressure from its worried commercial and broadcast partners.
    - 22 hours ago, 23 Oct 14, 7:40pm -
  • newReal, Barcelona set for titanic 'Clasico' battle

    Real, Barcelona set for titanic 'Clasico' battle

    MADRID (Reuters) - Clashes between Real Madrid and Barcelona are rarely short on drama and Saturday's La Liga 'Clasico' may have more than its usual share with Luis Suarez poised to return from a biting ban and Barca team mate Lionel Messi on the brink of equalling the top-flight scoring record.
    - 24 hours ago, 23 Oct 14, 6:19pm -
  • U.S.-led air strikes killed 521 fighters, 32 civilians in Syria - monitor

    U.S.-led air strikes killed 521 fighters, 32 civilians in Syria - monitor

    BEIRUT (Reuters) - Air strikes by U.S.-led forces have killed 521 Islamist fighters and 32 civilians during a month-long campaign in Syria, a monitoring group which tracks the violence said on Thursday.
    - 1 day ago, 23 Oct 14, 3:44pm -
  • Cricket - Pakistan delay test on Ajmal's remodelled action

    Cricket - Pakistan delay test on Ajmal's remodelled action

    KARACHI (Reuters) - The Pakistan Cricket Board (PCB) has deferred banned off-spinner Saeed Ajmal's trip to England for an independent test of his remodelled bowling action.
    - 1 day ago, 23 Oct 14, 3:03pm -
  • India hope to get boxer Sarita Devi's suspension reversed

    India hope to get boxer Sarita Devi's suspension reversed

    NEW DELHI (Reuters) - Boxing India is confident of L Sarita Devi's return to the ring before too long after the International Boxing Federation (AIBA) suspended the 29-year-old for her petulant display at the recent Asian Games at Incheon, South Korea.
    - 1 day ago, 23 Oct 14, 1:35pm -
  • Canada PM vows crackdown after capital shocked by fatal attacks

    Canada PM vows crackdown after capital shocked by fatal attacks

    OTTAWA (Reuters) - Canadian Prime Minister Stephen Harper vowed to redouble the country's fight against "terrorist organizations" abroad after a reported convert to Islam rampaged through parliament, shocking the usually tranquil capital city.
    - 1 day ago, 23 Oct 14, 12:44pm -
  • Scion of Pakistan's Bhutto dynasty throws down gauntlet to PM

    Scion of Pakistan's Bhutto dynasty throws down gauntlet to PM

    NAUDERO Pakistan (Reuters) - The scion of Pakistan's leading political dynasty, emerging from the shadow of his mother and former prime minister Benazir Bhutto seven years after she was assassinated, has vowed to resurrect her party's flagging fortunes.
    - 1 day ago, 23 Oct 14, 8:58am -
  • Attack on parliament, killing of soldier stun Canada's capital

    Attack on parliament, killing of soldier stun Canada's capital

    OTTAWA (Reuters) - A gunman attacked Canada's parliament on Wednesday, with shots fired near where Prime Minister Stephen Harper was speaking, and a soldier was killed at a nearby war memorial, stunning the Canadian capital.
    - 1 day ago, 23 Oct 14, 7:12am -