23 Aug 2016
New Delhi: Union Human Resource Development Minister Prakash Javadekar found himself in the middle of a hullabaloo when he said that freedom fighters like Netaji Subhas Chandra Bose, Sardar Patel, Pandit Nehru, Bhagat Singh, and Rajguru were hanged during the freedom struggle.
23 Aug 2016
New Delhi: "The fight for independence that began in 1857 ended 90 years later when we threw the British out. We salute freedom fighters…. Netaji Subhas Chandra Bose, Sardar Patel, Pandit (Jawahar Lal Nehru), Bhagat Singh and Rajguru who were hanged."
21 Aug 2016
Surat: The monogrammed suit donned by Prime Minister Narendra Modi during his meeting with US President Barack Obama in New Delhi last year, which had kicked up a controversy, entered the Guinness World Records as "the most expensive suit sold at auction".
15 Aug 2016
Rio de Janeiro: Star Jamaican athlete Usain Bolt wrote his name in the history books, winning his third consecutive Olympic title in the men's 100 metre event at the Rio Games here. The multiple Olympic champion powered to victory in 9.81 seconds here on Sunday.
18 Aug 2016
Rio de Janeiro:Ninth seed Indian badminton player PV Sindhu created history by becoming first Indian player to reach final of the women's singles in Olympic Games badminton. She thrashed her opponent Okuhara Nozomi of Japan 21-19, 21-10 in the semifinal to get closer to ending her Rio Olympics journey on a golden note.
16 Aug 2016
Rio de Janeiro: Shuttlers PV Sindhu and Kidambi Srikanth's entry into the quarter-finals has kept India's medal hopes alive while the other athletes continued to cut a sorry figure as wrestler Ravinder Khatri too failed in his bout at the Rio Olympics on Monday.
05 Aug 2016
Rio de Janeiro: Novak Djokovic, Andy Murray and Serena Williams lead a charge for Olympics history from tomorrow which will help lift the gloom caused by a raft of pullouts from the Rio tournament.
03 Aug 2016
Washington: Donald Trump today hit back at Barack Obama for terming him unfit for presidency, saying the "terrible president" was a "disaster" and probably the worst in American history, as the war of words between the two leaders escalated.
28 Jul 2016
New Delhi: Online marketplace Snapdeal on Thursday launched an in-app integration with Uber that will enable Snapdeal customers directly book a cab.
29 Jul 2016
Philadelphia (US): Asserting that "America is once again at a moment of reckoning", Hillary Clinton said that every generation of the US has come together to make it "freer, fairer and stronger", in the acceptance speech of her nomination as a first woman presidential candidate by a major political party in the country.