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    Top News headlines to start your day!

    India | Mar 26, 2015, 12:00 AM IST

    India to meet Australia in semi final todayIn yet another crucial encounter, India will today face the co-hosts Australia on their home ground at Sydney Cricket Ground (SCG) in the second semifinal of World Cup

  • more young adults accessing news via social media report

    More young adults accessing news via social media: Report

    Mar 17, 2015, 12:27 PM IST

    Chicago: Young adults have a reputation for being connected to one another and disconnected from the news.But a survey has found that mobile devices and social networking are keeping them more engaged with the broader

  • sharing news on facebook makes you smarter report

    Sharing news on Facebook makes you smarter: Report

    Jan 18, 2015, 03:06 PM IST

    Washington: Sharing news on social media sites like Facebook can help you get on top of it as well as stay connected longer than people who casually read the news and scroll down, says a

  • asian games india eye another big win against oman ahead of

    Asian Games: India eye another big win against Oman ahead of key clashes

    Other Sports | Sep 22, 2014, 06:54 PM IST

    Incheon:  Their campaign of to a rousing start, Indian men's hockey team will be eyeing yet another morale-boosting big win over minnows Oman on Tuesday ahead of their crucial pool match against archrivals Pakistan at

  • clt20 kxip looking forward to the challenge says george

    CLT20: KXIP looking forward to the challenge,says George Bailey

    Cricket | Sep 15, 2014, 02:59 PM IST

    Chandigarh: Runners-up in this year's IPL, Kings XI Punjab are looking forward to the upcoming Champions League Twenty20 challenge with skipper George Bailey on Monday saying that the side is focused and well prepared for

  • cruel joke by aita says snehadevi after asiad exlcusion

    Cruel joke by AITA, says Snehadevi after Asiad exlcusion

    Tennis | Sep 11, 2014, 06:52 PM IST

    BANGALORE: Hardly had young Snehadevi Reddy recovered from the disappointment of being axed from the women's tennis squad for the Asian Games, the youngster has now been left high and dry after AITA decided to

  • precautions for ebola in place at youth olympics

    Precautions for Ebola in place at Youth Olympics

    Other Sports | Aug 15, 2014, 03:00 PM IST

    NANJING, China :  Athletes from the Ebola-affected region of Africa will be excluded from combat sports and aquatic events at the Youth Olympic Games which start Saturday.   The International Olympic Committee and local organizers in

  • cwg 2014 omkar otari claims india s sixth weightlifting

    CWG 2014: Omkar Otari claims India's sixth weightlifting medal in Glasgow games

    Other Sports | Jul 27, 2014, 04:05 PM IST

    Glasgow:  Omkar Otari continued India's power-packed performance in the weightlifting arena, clinching a bronze in the 69kg category to take the country's medal tally in the sport to six on the third day of the

  • sukhen dey gets india s second gold at glasgow commonwealth

    Sukhen Dey gets India's second gold at Glasgow Commonwealth Games

    Other Sports | Jul 25, 2014, 03:08 PM IST

    Glasgow:  India's Sukhen Dey has won the gold medal with a splendid lift in the clean and jerk. His compatriot Ganesh Mali took the bronze.Dey comfortably lifted 139 kg in his second attempt even as

  • fifa world cup germany leads brazil 5 0 at halftime

    FIFA World Cup: Germany leads Brazil 5-0 at halftime

    Football | Jul 09, 2014, 02:39 AM IST

    BELO HORIZONTE, Brazil: Germany scored five goals in the opening 30 minutes Tuesday to take an astounding 5-0 lead over Brazil at halftime in the World Cup semifinals.   Toni Kroos scored twice in two minutes

  • fm radio to have news soon

    FM radio to have news soon

    India | Jul 03, 2014, 04:37 PM IST

    New Delhi: Private FM radio channels may soon be able to broadcast news, with the government keenly inclined in this favour and promising to take a decision soon.Information and Broadcasting Minister Prakash Javadekar said he

  • amitabh bachchan can t make out the lyrics of pharrell

    Amitabh Bachchan can't make out the lyrics of Pharrell William's songs

    Bollywood | Mar 19, 2014, 10:00 AM IST

    Mumbai: The Bollywood superstar Amitabh Bachchan is 71, but loves the songs that his children and grandchildren love. Megastar Amitabh Bachchan enjoyed listening to Oscar-nominated Pharrell William's songs "Get Lucky" and "Happy" even if he

  • top 10 news that shook the world in 2013

    Top 10 news that shook the world in 2013

    World | May 17, 2014, 07:45 AM IST

    New Delhi: The year 2013 saw conflicts, terror strike, shutdowns, historic elections, military coups and scientific breakthroughs. As the year is about to end and 2014 is about to start we have compiled the 10

  • jolie wants pitt to unwind

    Jolie wants Pitt to unwind

    Hollywood | Jul 16, 2013, 07:03 AM IST

    London, July 16: Actress Angelina Jolie has reportedly asked fiance Brad Pitt to go out on a vacation and enjoy with his friends.The couple has been busy lately. Jolie was in news for undergoing a

  • cash for job scam reaches appsc s doorstep member held

    Cash-for-job 'scam' reaches APPSC's doorstep, member held

    India | Jul 02, 2013, 10:01 AM IST

    Hyderabad, July 2: Police yesterday arrested a member of the Andhra Pradesh Public Service Commission (APPSC) for allegedly playing a "key" role in the cash-for-job scam, a senior police officer said."G S Sitaramaraju, who played

  • ipl6 rcb beat daredevils in thrilling super over

    IPL6: RCB beat Daredevils in thrilling Super Over

    Cricket | Apr 17, 2013, 06:38 AM IST

    Bangalore, April 17:  For the second time in a week, hosts Royal Challengers Bangalore (RCB) faced a super over late Tuesday, which kept thousands of its die-hard fans on the edge at the Chinnaswamy stadium

  • quota politics chaos in parliament

    Quota politics: Chaos in parliament

    Politics | Dec 14, 2012, 04:01 PM IST

    New Delhi, Dec 14: After four days of continuous disruption and unruly scenes in parliament, the UPA government finally took up the controversial promotion quota bill in the upper house that saw two regional political

  • international news agencies boycott ind eng test series

    International news agencies boycott Ind-Eng Test series

    Cricket | Nov 15, 2012, 04:20 PM IST

    Ahmedabad, Nov 15: International news agencies today decided to boycott the high-profile Test series between India and England which began here to protest against the restrictions imposed by the BCCI on some photo agencies covering

  • connery ferguson crash murray s news conference

    Connery, Ferguson crash Murray's news conference

    Tennis | Sep 09, 2012, 10:16 AM IST

    New York, Sep 9: Scotland's own Sean Connery and Alex Ferguson crashed Andy Murray's post-match news conference after he won his U.S. Open semifinal on Saturday.“Excuse me for interrupting,” Connery, the Oscar-winning actor, said right

  • vijay mallya offers 2.5 kg goldplated door to karnataka

    Vijay Mallya offers 2.5 kg goldplated door to Karnataka temple

    India | Aug 24, 2012, 06:34 PM IST

    Bangalore, Aug 24: Tycoon  Vijay Mallya has donated a gold-plated door worth Rs 80 lakh to Lord Subrahmanya in a  temple in Karnataka's Dakshina Kannada district, says a Mail Today report.  Mallya made the offering