30 Jul 2014
Glasgow: High on confidence after the spirited showing against Australia, the Indian men’s hockey team would look to win outright against South Africa in their final group match on Thursday, even though a draw is enough to seal their semi-final spot in the 20th Commonwealth Games.
11 Sep 2014
Monrovia: Health workers in Liberia reported being overwhelmed by new Ebola cases, as the epidemic was blamed for shattering economic growth in neighbouring Sierra Leone.
17 Jul 2014
Brasilia: In order to give a new momentum to its relations with Brazil and South Africa, India will host the next summit of IBSA (India, Brazil, South Africa) in New Delhi in 2015. The three nations are also the member of BRICS forum.
30 Jul 2014
Glasgow: Having suffered a 2-4 defeat at the hands of world champions Australia in Glasgow on Tuesday, Indian hockey team's chief coach Terry Walsh said his wards will go for a victory in their next encounter against South Africa to keep their hopes alive in the 20th Commonwealth Games.
13 Sep 2014
Geneva: The worst-ever outbreak of Ebola fever has killed more than 2,400 people so far, the United Nations said, as Cuba pledged the largest foreign medical team deployed so far in the West African health crisis.
12 Sep 2014
Geneva: Cuba has decided to provide 165 health professionals to combat the Ebola virus disease outbreak in West Africa, the World Health Organization (WHO) announced on Friday.
05 Aug 2014
Dubai: India have retained their fourth position in the ICC Test rankings despite a loss in the third cricket Test England at Southampton with the five-match series currently locked at 1-1.
16 Sep 2014
New Delhi: California-based chip-maker Intel and Metis Learning on Tuesday launched a tablet for children aged 2-10 priced at Rs 9,999, an official said here.
10 Sep 2014
Geneva: The number of people infected by the Ebola virus disease in West Africa reached 4,269 as of on Tuesday, while the total number of related deaths stood at 2,288, according to World Health Organisation (WHO) officials.
14 Jul 2014
Galle: Hashim Amla will make history on Wednesday when he takes the field as South Africa's first permanent non-white skipper, helming a team in transition after the retirements of Test greats Graeme Smith and Jacques Kallis.