31 Oct 2014
Rio de Janeiro: Rio de Janeiro has launched a tender for a 52 million-real (about USD 21.8 million) revamp of the city's 2016 Olympic athletics stadium.
29 Oct 2014
New Delhi: Army Chief Gen Dalbir Singh on Wednesday felicitated the force's medal winners at this year's Asian Games and encouraged them to prepare for the 2016 Olympics.
28 Oct 2014
Expedia on Monday released the result of its mobile survey which showed that mobile phones have become a significant part of Indians' lives, and now they cant live without gadgets.
29 Oct 2014
New Delhi: Citing that Indians spend about Rs 8,000 crore on affidavits annually, the Centre has asked all its ministries and state governments to promote self-certification of documents in various official works.
24 Oct 2014
Kolkata: VVS Laxman on Friday said that the English experience would help the cricketers do well in the grueling Australia tour that precedes the World Cup.
22 Oct 2014
Melbourne: Australian Prime Minister Tony Abbott has greeted over 4,50,000 Indians living in the country on Diwali and praised their role during World War I.
21 Oct 2014
Incheon: India added three more medals on the third day of competitions with swimmer Sharath Mahadevarao Gayakwad grabbing his third medal in the Para Asian Games here on Tuesday.
20 Oct 2014
Incheon: India opened their gold medal account with two track and field athletes bagging the yellow metal in a haul of six medals on the second day of competitions at the Para Asian Games here on Monday.
17 Oct 2014
New Delhi: Despite stiff competition from attractively packed imported chocolates, fancy cookies, cakes, and muffins on every Diwali, branded traditional Indian sweets, a market estimated at Rs 49,000 crore (USD 8 billion), have not only managed to hold on to their own but have witnessed a steady rise in sales due to an expanding market, rising incomes and, most importantly, the emotional value associated with them, outlet owners say.