26 Nov 2014
New Delhi: Commonwealth Games gold medallist boxer Manoj Kumar on Wednesday lashed out at Kapil Dev, saying the Arjuna Award is a “fitting reply” from him to the former India cricket captain, who had earlier refused to recognise the pugilist.
24 Nov 2014
Chennai: In a battle of nerves Norwegian World chess champion Magnus Carlsen held up his own better, said the losing challenger from India Viswanathan Anand on Sunday.
24 Nov 2014
Mehsana: Prime Minister Narendra Modi's wife Jashodaben filed an RTI application with Mehsana police to seek clarity on security cover given to her at present and wanted to know what she is entitled to.
25 Nov 2014
New Delhi: Renaming of the domestic airport at Hyderabad by removing late Prime Minister Rajiv Gandhi's name on Tuesday drew loud protests in Rajya Sabha from Congress, which accused the government of carrying out "arbitrary" changes.
22 Nov 2014
Sochi (Russia): Trailing by a full point with just two games remaining, Indian chess ace Viswanathan Anand would desperately need a victory to stay afloat against Norwegian Magnus Carlsen in the World Championship match on Sunday.
21 Nov 2014
Sochi: Five-time world champion Viswanathan Anand failed to break the ice and played out another draw in the tenth game of the world chess championship, here on Friday.
20 Nov 2014
New Delhi: Taking a serious view of dumping of garbage around the Ganga, the National Green Tribunal (NGT) has sought the Centre's response on a plea seeking directions for disposal of solid wastes on the bank of the river accumulated during Kartik Poornima fair in Uttar Pradesh.
19 Nov 2014
Sochi (Russia): Facing a point deficit with just four games to go, five times world champion ViswanathanAnand is in a now-or-neve situation in the World Chess Championship match against Magnus Carlsen.
18 Nov 2014
Sochi: Challenger Viswanathan Anand did not get much out of his prepared variation and had to settle for a draw in the eighth round to remain a point behind in the World Chess Championship match against Magnus Carlsen here on Tuesday.
06 Nov 2014
Patna: Hundreds of thousands of devotees on Thursday took a holy dip in the Ganga and other rivers in Bihar on the occasion of Kartik Purnima, considered as an auspicious day by the Hindus.