07 Aug 2016
Rio De Janeiro: That didn't take long: Olympic boxing threw up its first contentious decision on the opening day of competition in Rio when judges awarded a bout to a Brazilian boxer.
18 Mar 2012
Making India proud, three artists from Karnal have registered their names in the Guinness Book of World Records. In a painting competition organized by the National Integrated Forum for Artists and Activists (NIFAA), the trio of father Vedprakash, daughter Chetna and son Sikander emerged winners and were felicitated with a certificate by the Guinness book in Hissar.
27 Jul 2016
Chandigarh: Haryana Sports Minister Anil Vij today claimed the state government had no control over the activities of the Sports Authority of India (SAI) centre at Rai in Sonipat even as the state police has been asked to complete its probe into the doping scandal surrounding wrestler Narsingh Yadav.
31 Jul 2016
Chandigarh: Haryana Chief Minister Manohar Lal Khattar today said he would visit Gurgaon on Monday to get a first hand information on the problem of waterlogging and traffic jams which he attributed to various factors including overflowing of Badshahpur drain.
29 Jul 2016
London: Listening to music while drinking can influence how much you like the taste of beer, a new study has found.
07 Aug 2016
San Francisco: Taking another foray into the field of artificial intelligence (AI) AND machine learning and to make its digital assistant Siri better, Apple has acquired Seattle-based machine learning startup Turi for nearly $200 million.
24 Jul 2016
New Delhi: Rising athletics star Neeraj Chopra scripted history by smashing the junior world record in javelin throw en route to a gold medal with a stunning effort of 86.48m at the IAAF World Under-20 Championships in Bydgoszcz, Poland.
24 Jul 2016
Manila: Finnish telecommunications giant Nokia is all set to make a smartphone comeback with two new Android 7.0 Nougat devices by the end of this year, a media report said yesterday.
16 Jul 2016
Chandigarh: Haryana government will issue 'soil health cards' to all farmers in Panchkula and Panipat districts by October.
22 Jul 2016
New Delhi: Enforcement Directorate booked former Haryana Chief Minister BS Hooda and officials of AJL, the publisher of National Herald newspaper, for alleged money laundering.