25 Aug 2015
Kabul: At least 11 people, mostly children, died when a truck transporting gas canisters exploded outside the Western city of Herat, said an Afghan health official.
28 Aug 2015
New Delhi: The government and the Reserve Bank have reached a consensus on the structure for the proposed interest-rate setting Monetary Policy Committee (MPC), Minister of State for Finance Jayant Sinha said yesterday.
31 Aug 2015
Indore: Terming the present Haj quota for 3,000 pilgrims as insufficient, the Madhya Pradesh Haj Committee yesterday demanded that the Centre should give this quota as per the 2011 census to the state.
26 Aug 2015
Mumbai: Reserve Bank Governor Raghuram Rajan went against the majority view of external Members of the Technical Advisory Committee and kept the interest rate unchanged in the monetary policy review early this month.
27 Aug 2015
New Delhi: Petitioner in the IPL spot-fixing case, Aditya Verma has shot a letter to the legal head of BCCI UN Bannerjee and all the Working Committee members, requesting them not to allow N Srinivasan in the meeting in Kolkata tomorrow.
20 Jul 2011
A Ministry of Environment and Forests (MoEF) expert panel has observed that many things pertaining to mining activity in bio-diversity hotspot of the Western Ghat in Goa are not monitored by government agencies.
22 Aug 2015
Top seed Novak Djokovic avenged his French Open final loss to Stan Wawrinka by crushing the Swiss 6-4 6-1 on Friday to reach the semi-finals of the Western & Southern Open in Cincinnati.
22 Aug 2015
Cincinnati: Sania Mirza was the only Indian left competing in the Western and Southern Open by reaching the semifinals as Leander Paes and Rohan Bopanna were ousted from the men's doubles with their respective partners, here.
18 Aug 2015
Gael Monfils was accused of "tanking" during his first-round defeat at the Western and Southern Open in Cincinnati on Monday when the 14th-seeded Frenchman lost to Poland's Jerry Janowicz 6-4 7-5 in 75 minutes on Monday.
21 Aug 2015
Cincinnati: Rohan Bopanna and Florin Mergea saved a match point before emerging winners while Sania Mirza and Martin Hingis were also tested en route to the quarterfinals of the ATP/WTA Western and Southern Open, here.