08 Oct 2015
Kolkata: The third and final T20 international between India and South Africa was tonight abandoned without a ball being bowled because of a wet outfield, allowing the visitors to clinch the three-match series by 2-0 margin.
08 Oct 2015
New Delhi: Eleven nuclear scientists had unnatural deaths during 2009-13 in the country, latest data provided by Department of Atomic Energy shows. Eight scientists and engineers working in laboratories and research centres of the Department died in a blast or by hanging or drowning in the sea.
07 Oct 2015
Rome: US Defence Secretary Ashton Carter today said the Pentagon 'deeply regrets' the deaths of 22 people who died in a US air strike on a hospital in the Afghan city of Kunduz.
24 Sep 2015
Washington: More people around the world have died while taking selfies than from shark attacks this year, according to media reports. In 2015 so far, at least 12 people have been killed in selfie-related incidents worldwide compared to eight from shark attacks.
31 Dec 2012
Severe cold wave claimed seven more lives in Uttar Pradesh taking the toll this winter to 69. Two people lost their lives in Barabanki, one each in Gonda, Deoria, Ballia, Banda, and Hamirpur districts. According to Met office, maximum temperature continued to be below normal by 6 to 11 degrees Celsius in parts of the state.
29 Dec 2012
Uttar Pradesh continued to remain in the grip of severe cold wave as 13 more people lost their lives due to chill, taking the toll this winter to 62.
17 Sep 2015
New Delhi: Delhi's ruling Aam Aadmi Party today accused the Congress of politicising the issue of dengue deaths and said instead of protesting, its members should have donated blood to help patients.
18 Sep 2015
Lake Forest: Jason Day, in pursuit of world number one status and a fourth win in six starts, was poised for a possible 59 after charging four shots clear in the weather-hit opening round of the BMW Championship on Thursday.
25 Sep 2015
Hyderabad: There is secularism in India because of Hindutva, Union Minister M Venkaiah Naidu said here today. "This country is Hindustan. Neither you nor I named it so. Secular psyche exists in the people of this country. Hindutva is secularism, which is welcoming (people from) all over the world and giving them space for debate," he added.