12 Jan 2016
Zurich: Argentina and Barcelona star Lionel Messi won a record fifth FIFA Ballon d'Or award for the world's best player at a ceremony in Zurich yesterday.
21 Jan 2016
Rohtak: Haryana Police constituted a special investigation team (SIT) to probe the killing of a head constable who was allegedly shot dead by an Assistant Sub-Inspector (ASI) here.
11 Jan 2016
New Delhi: Pantaloons Fashion & Retail Ltd today said it has fixed January 21 as the Record Date for determining the entitlement of the equity shareholders of Aditya Birla Nuvo Ltd upon merger of Aditya Birla Group's apparel businesses.
11 Jan 2016
Chandigarh: Cold conditions today prevailed in Punjab and Haryana with minimum temperatures hovering below normal level in various parts of both states. Ludhiana, the industrial hub of Punjab, turned out to be the coldest place in both states as it recorded a minimum temperature of 3.3 degrees Celsius, four notches below normal, an MeT department report said here.
18 Jan 2016
New Delhi: International Cricket Council today launched its CSR campaign 'Cricket For Good' in association with UNICEF to create awareness about 'Swachh Bharat Campaign' initiated by Prime Minister Narendra Modi. The campaign aims at creating a social movement for sanitation, using vast reach of the sport. Among others, legendary cricketer Sachin Tendulkar, ICC Chief Executive David Richardson, BCCI Secretary Anurag Thakur and UNICEF Regional Director for South Asia, Karin Hulshof were present on the occasion.
17 Jan 2016
Melbourne: Star Indian batsman Virat Kohli today became the fastest to register 24 hundreds and pile up 7,000 runs in one-day cricket, surpassing the twin milestones in just his 161st innings.
09 Jan 2016
Stockholm: The Volvo Cars sold over half a million cars in 2015, for the first time in its 89-year history, the automaker said.
02 Feb 2016
Jaipur: The NDA government's flagship programme 'Beti Bachao Beti Padhao', initially launched in 100 districts, will now be extended to 61 more districts owing to its success, Union minster Maneka Gandhi said.
18 Jan 2016
Bhiwani: In what could be a first of its kind in Haryana, 10 undertrial prisoners, accused of murdering a man, cast their votes yesterday in the second phase of the panchayat elections at a specially-created booth within Bhiwani Jail where they have been lodged.
23 Jan 2016
Ambala: Haryana government yesterday extended Rs 20 lakh to the family of Gursewak Singh, the Commando who was martyred in the Pathankot terror attack.