21 Aug 2015
New Delhi: Irked over spelling mistakes in a letter dispatched on her behalf, Human Resource Minister Smriti Irani asked ministry for an explanation over the goof up.
29 Aug 2016
New Delhi: Prime Minister Narendra Modi met Rio Olympics silver medallist PV Sindhu and bronze medal winner Sakshi Malik at his residence here on Sunday.
28 Jul 2015
Mumbai: Bollywood actress Anushka Sharma today came into focus on social media when she got the spelling of former president A.P.J. Abdul Kalam wrong while expressing condolences on his demise.
22 Jan 2015
New York: A team of US scientists has developed a new approach that can help addicts kick the habit with a vaccine in near future. In laboratory tests on mice, the approach harnessed a bacterial protein to trigger an immune system attack on the drug if it enters the body.
18 Jul 2016
Mumbai: Dipika Pallikal Karthik dethroned defending champion Joshna Chinappa to regain the women's title in the 73rd Senior National Squash Championship here today.
27 Jan 2015
Washington: More than half the people in some developing countries could be at the risk of malnutrition if crop-pollinating animals like bees continue to decline, a study shows. Scientists at the University of Vermont and Harvard University have connected what people actually eat in four developing countries to the pollination requirements of the crops that provide their food and nutrients.
10 Nov 2014
Ranchi: Former Indian Olympic Association president Suresh Kalmadi was today quizzed as a witness by Jharkhand Vigilance Bureau in connection with alleged irregularities in the purchase of equipment for the 2012 National Games held here.
09 May 2015
New Delhi: Huawei on Saturday launched a budget smartphone in its Honor series, named as Honor Bee for Rs 4,999 at the e-commerce website Flipkart.
18 Sep 2016
Karachi: The Pakistan Tennis Federation (PTF) is under fire for including a Canadian national as a fourth player in the Pakistan squad for their Davis Cup Asia-Oceania Zone Group-1 tie against New Zealand in Christchurch.
02 Aug 2016
New Delhi: It seems that the ‘Grand Old Party of India’ is slowly but surely losing its status of the ‘only national party’ in the country. After the Lok Sabha polls in 2014 and several Assembly elections, the Congress party is fighting the battle of its survival.