02 Jul 2015
Antwerp (Belgium): Jasjit Singh sent two rasping penalty corner drag flicks into the net as India edged past hosts Malaysia 3-2 to move to the semifinals of the Hockey World League Semifinals, here today.
17 Jun 2015
Stavanger (Norway): Former world champion Viswanathan Anand was held to an easy draw by Fabiano Caruana of Italy in the first round of Norway Chess tournament here.
29 Jun 2015
Patna: A day after the director of a private residential school in Bihar's Nalanda district was lynched by villagers, hundreds of angry protestors on Monday blocked traffic and demanded action against those involved, police said.
25 May 2015
Mumbai: Unidentified parachute-like objects were spotted in the Mumbai airport airspace, raising security concern. According to airport police, five unidentified objects were spotted over the airport area on Saturday evening by a pilot of Jet Airways just before take-off.
25 Jun 2015
Mumbai: Retired batting great Sachin Tendulkar has been roped into the newly formed Cricket Improvement Committee of the Mumbai Cricket Association (MCA) as a special invitee and would attend its meetings whenever he is available.
22 Jun 2015
New York: Even a single, 20-minute session of yoga can significantly improve brain function immediately, reveals a study. In the study, participants' speed and accuracy on tests of working memory and inhibitory control - two measures of brain function associated with the ability to maintain focus and retain and use new information improved immediately after practicing Hatha yoga just for 20 minutes.
19 Jun 2015
Stavanger: Five-time world champion Viswanathan Anand's hunt for the elusive victory continued as he was again held to a draw by Alexander Grischuk of Russia in the third round of Norway Chess tournament, a part of the Grand Chess tour.
20 Jun 2015
Auckland: Nemanja Maksimovic scored an 118th minute goal on the counter attack to give Serbia a 2-1 victory over Brazil in extra time in the under-20 World Cup final at North Harbour Stadium on Saturday.
22 Jun 2015
Balaghat: A 40-year-old local journalist was allegedly killed by three persons involved in illegal mining. Accused kidnapped the victim and set him ablaze apparently over his refusal to withdraw a court case, police said on Sunday.
20 Jun 2015
Mumbai: Heavy rains pummeled Mumbai and its suburbs in which two persons were electrocuted and brought normal life to a grinding halt with several areas waterlogged and local train services cancelled leaving thousands of commuters stranded.