27 May 2016
New Delhi: India's Test captain and numero uno batsman Virat Kohli has been named as 'Third Most Marketable Sportsperson' in the world ahead of football superstar Lionel Messi, world No 1 tennis player Novak Djokovic in a latest survey published by a sports magazine.
27 May 2016
New Delhi: The Supreme Court yesterday asked the Centre to formulate a national policy for providing adequate reliefs to rape survivors as setting up of a separate fund like the 'Nirbhaya fund' was not enough and amounted to "just a lip service".
27 May 2016
Saharanpur: Prime Minister Narendra Modi yesterday asserted that a mood of development and hope pervaded the country replacing hopelessness that prevailed under the UPA rule as he pitched his government as one dedicated to the poor and farmers which prevented the "loot" of public money.
20 May 2016
New Delhi: If Gujarat is famous for Asiatic Lions, Assam for Rhinoceros, then Manipur can take pride of owning the Sangai deer, since this unique specie is found only in this part of the country.
23 May 2016
Los Angeles: Bollywood star Priyanka Chopra attended the 2016 Billboard Music Awards and was more than happy to pose with her "girl crush", singer Meghan Trainor at the red carpet.
24 May 2016
New Delhi: In a bid to ensure that Olympic medallists get immediate recognition, the Sports Ministry today said medal winners from the upcoming Rio Games will be considered for this year's Khel Ratna and Arjuna Awards.
25 May 2016
New Delhi: In the aftermath of a Congolese national's murder here last week and the African diplomatic community seeking strong action from the government, Minister of State for External Affairs V.K. Singh will meet heads of African missions to assure the country's nationals' safety and security in India.
17 May 2016
New Delhi: When it comes to art, India is blessed by some of the most famous and unique art forms. She has produced numerous artists who have earned recognition around the world. But then there are many who don’t get their due recognition as they don’t get the required exposure and hence go unnoticed.
22 May 2016
Addis Ababa: In a bid to renew its historical and cultural ties with India and boost its economy through tourism, Ethiopia has launched efforts to woo Indians, who otherwise come to the archaeologically-rich country only for business purposes.
08 May 2016
Shimla: At least 14 people were killed and over 40 others injured in a road accident in Himachal Pradesh's Mandi district, officials said today.