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Sachin wants 2 points, I want World Cup: Sourav Ganguly

Cricket | Feb 23, 2019, 11:04 PM IST

Tendulkar had endorsed Gavaskar's view that India would be better off beating Pakistan in the World Cup than forfeiting the June 16 tie in the wake of the Pulwama terror attack that killed 40 CRPF personnel.

Prime Minister Narendra Modi interacted with foreign

'Indian elections can be source of inspiration for world': PM Modi invites tourists to witness 'Kumbh of democracy'

India | Feb 23, 2019, 07:49 PM IST

Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Saturday said people from across the world must also come to see India's parliamentary elections which are the "kumbh of democracy".

Dog's personalities change over time similar to humans

Lifestyle | Feb 23, 2019, 06:37 PM IST

The findings showed that dogs and owners share specific personality traits indicating that extroverted humans rated their dogs as more excitable and active.

Pablo Cuevas, Felix Auger-Aliassime, Aljaz Bedene and Laslo Djere advance to Rio Open semis

Tennis | Feb 23, 2019, 05:56 PM IST

Cuevas reached the next round after defeating Spain's Albert Ramos 6-3,3-6,6-3 in a 150-minute match on Friday and emerged the favourite to win the title.

Congress President Rahul Gandhi interacts with students on

Government doesn't want to accept employment crisis: Rahul Gandhi

India | Feb 23, 2019, 05:55 PM IST

Congress President Rahul Gandhi on Saturday alleged that the Central government is not accepting the "employment crisis" in the country, and said that Prime Minister Narendra Modi should discuss the issue with youth.

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After delays, NASA finally gives green light to SpaceX's unmanned Crew Dragon to launch on March 2

Science | Feb 23, 2019, 07:20 PM IST

After much delays, NASA has given the green light to Elon Musk-owned SpaceX's Crew Dragon to launch its first unmanned test flight to the International Space Station (ISS) on March 2, the US space agency said.

Common toothpaste ingredient making antibiotics less effective: Study

Health | Feb 23, 2019, 03:18 PM IST

They found that mice which drink triclosan-spiked water have urine triclosan levels similar to those reported in humans.

Quit smoking to offset arthritis risk: Study

Health | Feb 23, 2019, 02:53 PM IST

Rheumatoid arthritis is a chronic inflammatory disorder affecting many joints, including those in the hands and feet. 

La Liga: Samuel Umtiti ready to start for Barcelona against Sevilla

Soccer | Feb 23, 2019, 02:43 PM IST

Since injuring his knee in September, the Frenchman has appeared in just eight matches in all competitions.

Quit smoking to offset arthritis risk: Study

Health | Feb 23, 2019, 02:22 PM IST

Smoking has been known to be a major risk factor for various diseases including heart disease and cancer.

Comedian Brody Stevens found dead

Celebrities | Feb 23, 2019, 12:09 PM IST

Brody Stevens had also acted in movies like The Hangover and The Hangover II. 

Eating junk food can raise risk of bipolar disorder, depression

Health | Feb 23, 2019, 11:27 AM IST

High-sugar consumption was found to be linked with bipolar disorder, while fried foods or processed grains were associated with depression.  

Don't have a problem working in multi-starrers, says Riteish Deshmukh

Bollywood | Feb 23, 2019, 11:10 AM IST

Riteish Deshmukh feels people need to change their attitude towards multi-starrers.

Diabetes linked to increased backache, neck pain

Health | Feb 23, 2019, 10:53 AM IST

The analysis also showed that Type 2 diabetes and low backache are linked to obesity and lack of physical activity.

Amit Trivedi feels it's all about right mentor, platform

Celebrities | Feb 23, 2019, 10:25 AM IST

Amit Trivedi, along with Benny Dayal and Mohini Dey, will be mentoring winning artistes of the second edition of Bacardi House Party Sessions (BHPS).

Sushant Singh on ban on Pakistani artistes post Pulwama Attack: How do we ban the already banned

Celebrities | Feb 22, 2019, 11:38 PM IST

Actor Sushant Singh feels the government needs to take some hard decisions and solid steps to isolate Pakistan. 

Manchester United vs Liverpool clash grabs spotlight in Premier League this weekend

Soccer | Feb 22, 2019, 07:24 PM IST

The Manchester United-Liverpool rivalry is the most bitter in all England and United fans know they have the chance to hand a serious blow to Liverpool's ambitions of lifting the Premier League title for the first time in 30 years.

Supreme Court of India

Appointment of judges to High Courts much faster now: Supreme Court

India | Feb 22, 2019, 06:25 PM IST

The Supreme Court on Friday said the collegium recommendations for the appointment of judges to different High Courts was being cleared by the government and only 27 recommendations were pending.

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AgustaWestland: Rajiv Saxena's interim bail extended till February 25

India | Feb 22, 2019, 06:16 PM IST

A Delhi court on Friday extended the interim bail granted to Dubai-based businessman Rajiv Saxena till February 25 in the AgustaWestland VVIP chopper deal case.

Former ICICI Bank CEO and MD Chanda Kochhar

CBI, ED to summon Chanda Kochhar, others soon

India | Feb 22, 2019, 06:00 PM IST

The Central Bureau of Investigation (CBI) sources said the agency would initiate the summons as it had completed the scrutiny of documents it had seized during the January 24 raids carried out at four locations in Maharashtra. 

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From then to now: Inside the developments of 1960 Indus Water Treaty

India | Feb 22, 2019, 05:55 PM IST

The Indus system comprises Indus, Jhelum, Chenab, Ravi, Beas and Sutlej rivers. The basin is mainly shared by India and Pakistan with a small share for China and Afghanistan.

Devotees gather to take a holy dip at Kumbh Mela, Prayagraj

Delegates from 185 countries participate in Kumbh festivities

India | Feb 22, 2019, 05:35 PM IST

Two hundred and twenty delegates from 185 countries across the world landed in Prayagraj on Friday to take part in the ongoing Kumbh mela, an official said.

Supreme Court of India

Ex-J&K CMs welcome Supreme Court direction on protection of Kashmiri students outside state

India | Feb 22, 2019, 04:48 PM IST

Omar Abdullah and Mehbooba Mufti, two former Jammu and Kashmir Chief Ministers, on Friday welcomed a Supreme Court direction on protection of Kashmiri students outside the state.

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Global Vice President of Public Policy for Twitter to face Parliamentary panel in India on February 25

World | Feb 22, 2019, 04:10 PM IST

Twitter on Friday confirmed that Colin Crowell, Global Vice President of Public Policy for Twitter, will face the Parliamentary Committee on Information Technology (IT) on February 25.

Javed Miandad criticizes BCCI for planning to ban Pakistan from World Cup

Cricket | Feb 22, 2019, 03:27 PM IST

According to media reports, the BCCI is allegedly planning to approach the International Cricket Council to prevent Pakistan from participating in the ODI World Cup.

Pulwama not a poll issue, but can't be ignored: Ram Vilas Paswan

Feb 22, 2019, 02:27 PM IST

He also rules out his dumping the NDA in case of a hung verdict in the coming Lok Sabha elections.

It's my second innings to everything, says Manisha Koirala

Celebrities | Feb 22, 2019, 10:39 AM IST

Manisha Koirala's next film is "Prasthanam", in which she will playing Sanjay Dutt's on-screen wife.

TDP begins announcing candidates for Andhra Assembly polls

Feb 22, 2019, 07:04 AM IST

Naidu began the consultations by taking up Rajampet Lok Sabha constituency. Out of seven Assembly constituencies that fall under this parliamentary seat, Naidu declared candidates for five seats.

England recall batsmen Sam Billings and Dawid Malan for West Indies T20Is

Cricket | Feb 21, 2019, 09:23 PM IST

Jason Roy, Ben Stokes and Jos Buttler were left out of the squad for the three-match T20I series.

Shammi Silva elected Sri Lanka Cricket President

Cricket | Feb 21, 2019, 08:30 PM IST

The SLC election was slated to be held on February 2 but was postponed by two weeks as per the advice of the Attorney General.

Supreme Court appoints Lt Gen Ravi Thodge as third member of BCCI's CoA

Cricket | Feb 21, 2019, 08:29 PM IST

The slot became vacant after noted historian Ramachandra Guha and Vikram Limaye left the committee.

Olympic quota doesn't confirm ticket to Tokyo: Shooter Ravi Kumar

Other Sports | Feb 21, 2019, 07:56 PM IST

Ravi believes the Indian team is well prepared to deliver their best at the prestigious event, starting on Thursday at the Dr. Karni Singh Shooting Range, however, felt it can be anybody's game on a particular day.

Independent Pakistani journalist, Sehyr Mirza, has begun an

Pakistani journalist launches #AntiHateChallenge condemning Pulwama attack

India | Feb 21, 2019, 07:07 PM IST

Amid the hate and tensions, an independent Pakistani journalist, Sehyr Mirza, has begun an #AntiHateChallenge on Facebook, condemning the Pulwama suicide bombing in Jammu and Kashmir which killed 40 CRPF troopers.

Don't consider Pant as my competitor: Wriddhiman Saha

Cricket | Feb 21, 2019, 06:13 PM IST

Praising the 21-year old who is now making a case for himself across formats, Saha said Pant has proved himself since making his debut.

Former Jammu and Kashmir Chief Minister Omar Abdullah

Withdrawal of security to mainstream political workers a retrograde step: Omar Abdullah

India | Feb 21, 2019, 05:00 PM IST

Former Jammu and Kashmir Chief Minister Omar Abdullah on Thursday condemned the withdrawal of security cover to mainstream politicians in the state in the wake of the suicide bombing that killed 40 CRPF troopers.

Congress MP Shashi Tharoor

Sunanda Pushkar death: Court to hear case against Tharoor on March 7

India | Feb 21, 2019, 04:28 PM IST

A Delhi Court on Thursday adjourned to March 7 a case against Congress MP Shashi Tharoor, accused of abetting suicide of Sunanda Pushkar, his wife.

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