11 Feb 2016
Ranchi: Shocked by an inexperienced Sri Lankan side on a green wicket in the first match, India would aim to regain its winning touch and keep the series alive when they take on the island nation in the second Twenty20 cricket international, here tomorrow.
09 Feb 2016
Jammu: An army jawan who was buried under 25 feet of snow following an avalanche in the Siachen glacier was today miraculously found alive in critical condition after six days of rescue efforts.
08 Feb 2016
Taiwan: A woman was pulled alive from the rubble of a collapsed building in the southern Taiwan city of Tainan today and another man has been found alive trapped inside more than 48 hours after a deadly earthquake struck, officials said.
05 Feb 2016
Wellington: In-form batsman Usman Khawaja has been recalled to the Australian side as the world champions fight to stay alive in their one-day international series against New Zealand tomorrow.
03 Feb 2016
Daryapur: Cricket icon Sachin Tendulkar yesterday advised children to work diligently towards achieving their goals and strive to become a good human being.
06 Feb 2016
Chennai: Singer and music composer Shan Johnson, daughter of late music director Johnson, was found dead in her flat here today, police said. They said her mother and another close relative went to her flat in Ashok Nagar this morning on not getting any answer from her to their repeated calls on her mobile and found her dead.
06 Feb 2016
Mumbai: ABVP leader Nandanam Susheel Kumar, who has been accused of abetting suicide of Rohith Vemula, said the Dalit research scholar could have ended his life over personal issues as his suicide note did not mention a specific reason for the extreme step. Susheel Kumar also said that he was ready to face punishment if found guilty.
27 Jan 2016
Copenhagen: A Danish tourist returning from Latin America has been diagnosed with the Zika virus, which has been blamed for a surge in birth defects in the region, triggering a major health scare.
17 Sep 2012
My first tryst with mermaids was in kindergarten in a fancy dress competition. My aunt had created a fin out of yellow chart paper. When the 2 feet something mermaid in me lost, I remember my aunt saying, “Mermaids are shy of humans, so they don’t accept prizes.”Last week, I watched Mermaid, The Body Found, a programme that will air on Animal Planet on September 22 at 8 pm. In April 2004, two boys are the first to find whales, in large numbers, washed up on the shore of Washington state. Later, this was discovered to be the largest whale beaching ever witnessed.
27 Jan 2016
Copenhagen: Denmark and Switzerland today joined a growing number of European countries to report Zika infections in tourists returning from Latin America, where the mosquito-borne virus has been blamed for a surge in birth defects.