23 Aug 2016
New Delhi: E-commerce major Snapdeal will spend more than Rs 200 crore on marketing, ahead of the festive season this year. The city-based firm, which faces strong competition from rivals like, Amazon and Flipkart, will run a 360-degree marketing campaign over the next 60 days.
20 Sep 2016
Geneva: On a day that New Delhi vowed to launch a diplomatic blitz against Islamabad in wake of the ghastly terror attack on an army base in Uri that left 18 soldiers dead, India on Monday began at the UN Human Rights Council meeting, where it charged Pakistan with continuing to 'test the patience as well as wisdom of this Council'.
27 Sep 2015
New Delhi: Facing a tough challenge from the JD(U)-RJD-Congress alliance in battleground Bihar, the BJP-led NDA has decided to launch a campaign blitzkrieg by holding 500 rallies, with Prime Minister Narendra Modi alone addressing 20-22 big meetings.
16 Jun 2015
Stavanger (Norway): Indian Grandmaster Viswanathan Anand lost to world champion Magnus Carlsen from a winning position to finish fifth in the blitz event that acts as a curtain raiser for the Norway Chess tournament which begins here today.
20 May 2015
Islamabad: At least 13 militants were killed on Wednesday during airstrikes by Pakistani Army when fighter jets pounded their hideouts in the restive northwestern tribal region bordering Afghanistan.
19 Jan 2015
New Delhi: With an aim to hardsell India as an important FDI destination, the Commerce and Industry Ministry has planned a media blitz for 'Make in India' campaign at Hannover Fair in Germany in April.
23 Jun 2014
Baghdad: Sunni militants have blitzed through the vast desert of western Iraq, capturing four towns and three border crossings and deepening the predicament of the Shiite-led government in Baghdad led by Nouri al-Maliki.
13 Jan 2015
DETROIT: General Motors Co's Cadillac brand plans a $12 billion new model offensive over the next five years that will include eight vehicles, including five in segments where it does not currently compete, Cadillac chief Johan de Nysschen said at the Detroit auto show on Monday.
11 Jan 2015
Christchurch: A cracking half-century by Brendon McCullum set New Zealand up for a comfortable three-wicket win over Sri Lanka in their first one-day international in Christchurch on Sunday.
02 Nov 2014
Abu Dhabi: Pakistan were on the verge of their first series win over Australia in 20 years and victory in the second Test after skipper Misbah-ul Haq rewrote the recod books with his belligerent batting in Abu Dhabi on Sunday.