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  • Earth witnesses hottest August 2016

    Earth witnesses hottest August in last 136 years: NASA

    World | September 13, 2016 15:43 IST

    In 136 years of modern record-keeping, August 2016 was the hottest August, according to a monthly analysis of global temperatures by scientists at NASA's Goddard Institute for Space Studies (GISS) in New York. August 2016's

  • first set of new banking licences by august says raghuram

    First set of new banking licences by August, says Raghuram Rajan

    June 02, 2015 13:56 IST

    Mumbai: The first set of new banking licences will be issued by August, taking the number of such private financial institutions operating in the country to more than 12."I hope to announce at least one

  • over 7 200 killed in syria in august

    Over 7,200 killed in Syria in August

    World | September 03, 2014 8:17 IST

    Cairo: As many as 7,219 people have been killed in Syria in August as fierce fighting continued due to the three-year-old civil war in the country, the Syrian Observatory for Human Rights said on Tuesday.At

  • mithali raj to lead india in england

    Mithali Raj to lead India in England

    Cricket | July 18, 2014 10:54 IST

    Mumbai:  Mithali Raj will skipper the Indian women's cricket team which will tour England in August to play a four-day Test match and three One-Day Internationals (ODI).Wicketkeeper Karuna Jain has been named the vice-captain of

  • snoopgate supreme court adjourns hearing on pradeep sharma

    Snoopgate: Supreme Court adjourns hearing on Pradeep Sharma's plea till August

    India | June 30, 2014 17:45 IST

    New Delhi: The Supreme Court today adjourned hearing on suspended IAS officer Pradeep Sharma's plea on snoopgate and posted it for hearing in the second week of August.The apex court, which had on January 17

  • ric charlesworth to quit as australia coach in august.

    Ric Charlesworth to quit as Australia coach in August.

    Hockey | March 26, 2014 11:37 IST

    SYDNEY : Ric Charlesworth plans to quit as coach of the Australian men's field hockey team after the Commonwealth Games in Glasgow.   A four-time Olympian and winner of the 1986 World Cup as a player,

  • gslv d5 launch fixed for august 19

    GSLV-D5 launch fixed for August 19

    India | August 12, 2013 18:49 IST

    Chennai: In a crucial launch, India's GSLV-D5, powered by indigenous cryogenic upper stage and carrying communication satellite GSAT-14, is set for lift off at 4.50 pm on August 19 from the spaceport of Sriharikota.The launch

  • singh sahab the great first teaser to be out by august

    'Singh Sahab The Great' first teaser to be out by August

    Bollywood | July 29, 2013 7:31 IST

    Mumbai, July 29: Filmmaker Anil Sharma, who is very excited about his film "Singh Sahab The Great", says he is all set to release the teaser of the film by August.Sharma said: "I am very

  • retrial of egypt s mubarak adjourned to august 17

    Retrial of Egypt's Mubarak adjourned to August 17

    World | July 07, 2013 12:43 IST

    Cairo, Jul 7: A Cairo court has adjourned to August 17 the retrial of former President Hosni Mubarak over charges of corruption and involvement in the killing of protesters during the 2011 uprising that ousted

  • ai to launch amritsar delhi birmingham flight from august 1

    AI to launch Amritsar-Delhi-Birmingham flight from August 1

    July 04, 2013 17:40 IST

    New Delhi, Jul 4: Expanding its global network with Boeing 787 Dreamliner aircraft, Air India will be launching its Amritsar-Delhi-Birmingham flight from August 1.  The flight, which would operate four days a week, would be

  • grand masti clears censor board exam all set for august end

    'Grand Masti' clears censor board exam, all set for August end-early September release

    Bollywood | June 21, 2013 14:23 IST

    New Delhi, June 21: It was the year of 2004 when ‘Masti' set a trend by presenting the hot topic of adultery in a new & refreshing light by giving us a rip roaring insight

  • jaipur metro to start operations in august

    Jaipur Metro to start operations in August

    India | May 03, 2013 8:41 IST

    Jaipur, May 3: Jaipur metro will be operational from the first week of August, a state minister said yesterday."The remaining work of the first phase of Jaipur Metro project is scheduled to be completed by

  • sonam kapoor s khubsoorat ready to roll in august

    Sonam Kapoor's 'Khubsoorat' ready to roll in August

    Bollywood | April 28, 2013 14:30 IST

    Mumbai, April 28: The camera will start rolling for "Khubsoorat" during monsoon and its lead actress Sonam Kapoor says the story has been completely changed while retaining the spirit of the characters."I will start shooting

  • now aniston theroux to wed in august

    Now Aniston, Theroux to wed in August

    Hollywood | April 24, 2013 14:18 IST

    Los Angeles, April 24: Hollywood actress Jennifer Aniston has reportedly postponed her marriage with fiance actor Justin Theroux until August.Aniston and Theroux, who were originally planning to marry in May, can't agree on the size

  • core sector growth in august falls to 2.1

    Core sector growth in August falls to 2.1%

    September 28, 2012 23:40 IST

    New Delhi, Sep 28: The output of eight core industries grew 2.1 percent in August, compared to the 3.8 per cent growth during the same month in the previous year, official data released on Friday

  • core sector growth slows down to 2.1 pc in aug

    Core sector growth slows down to 2.1 pc in Aug

    September 28, 2012 16:07 IST

    New Delhi, Sept 28:  Declining output of crude oil, fertilisers and cement pulled down the growth rate of eight key sectors of the industry to 2.1 per cent in August from 3.8 a year ago,

  • top 5 gaming smartphones for august

    Top 5 gaming smartphones for August

    August 15, 2012 12:19 IST

    New Delhi, Aug 14: Get smart; choose the right tool for some hands on action while you travel or even get bored at some place you were not supposed to be with this gaming smartphones.Android

  • hcl to launch 3g compatible android tablet in august

    HCL to launch 3G compatible Android tablet in August

    June 20, 2012 18:11 IST

    New Delhi, Jun 20: HCL will be introducing one more Android tablet in August this year. This tablet will be compatible for both 3G and wi-fi network.The tablet will come with Android 4.0 OS and

  • audi sales vroom over 100 per cent in aug

    Audi Sales Vroom Over 100 Per Cent In Aug

    September 06, 2011 22:46 IST

    Mumbai, Sep 6: The luxury carmaker Audi India today reported a 100-plus percent jump in its sales in August at 510 units, as against 250 units in the month-ago period.  During January-August period, the German

  • bajaj auto sales up 16 pc in august

    Bajaj Auto Sales Up 16 PC In August

    September 02, 2011 13:44 IST

    Mumbai, Sep 2 : The country's second-largest two-wheeler maker Bajaj Auto today reported a 16 per cent jump in total sales in August 2011, to 3,82,739 units.The company sold 3,29,364 units in the corresponding month