27 Jul 2016
Rio de Janeiro: Switzerland's 17-time grand slam winner Roger Federer has decided to call an end to the current season as he announced on Tuesday that he will miss the rest of the 2016 season including the upcoming Olympic Games to be held here next month.
23 Jul 2016
London: Indian actress Sharmila Tagore and director Shekhar Kapur were honoured with the Icon Awards at Bagri Foundation London Indian Film Festival.
26 Jul 2016
Bengaluru: Leading e-tailer Flipkart's fashion and lifestyle products' subsidiary Myntra today announced its acquisition of e-store Jabong from London-based Global Fashion Group for an unspecified amount to strengthen its position in the segment.
20 Jul 2016
Lausanne: The International Olympic Committee said yesterday it will study legal options before deciding whether to ban Russia from the Rio Games over its state-run doping programme.
23 Jul 2016
Tokyo: Japanese authorities today urged visitors to stop playing augmented reality smartphone game Pokemon Go in popular tourist sites.
15 Jul 2016
Beijing: Playing action-based video games may boost people's ability to coordinate visual information with their motor control, a skill critical to many real-world behaviours including driving, a new study has found.
07 Jul 2016
London: India's retired cricket legend Sachin Tendulkar has undergone a knee surgery at a hospital here.
05 Jul 2016
Bhopal: With an aim to connect more global destinations, leading state-run airline Air India will launch Ahmedabad-London-Newark flight from August 15 and Delhi-Madrid in December, and also plans to expand its fleet size in next four years, a top official said yesterday.
29 Jun 2016
London: An 1109-carat uncut diamond, the largest to be discovered in over a century, is now set to be auctioned in a stand-alone sale here, auctioners Sotheby's have said.
30 Jun 2016
Washington: World number two Jordan Spieth remains uncertain if he will compete in the Rio Olympics when golf returns to the Games lineup for the first time in 112 years.