18 Aug 2015
Canberra: Australian city Melbourne has once again held on to its crown as the most liveable city in the world, according to a global survey.
10 Aug 2015
Sydney: A 6.9 magnitude earthquake struck off the Solomon Islands today, the US Geological Survey said, but there was no Pacific-wide tsunami warning issued for the tremor-prone region.
29 Jun 2015
Calgary (Canada): Indian shuttlers Jwala Gutta and Ashwini Ponnappa won the Canada Open women's doubles title after upstaging the top-seeded Dutch pair of Eefje Muskens and Selena Piek in the summit clash here.
20 Jun 2015
SANTIAGO: A shallow earthquake measuring 6.4 magnitude struck off Chile on Friday. There are no immediate reports of injuries or damage.
27 Jun 2015
Calgary (Canada): Commonwealth Games silver medallist pair of Jwala Gutta and Ashwini Ponnappa emerged as the lone Indian survivors at the Canada Open after reaching the semifinals of the USD 50,000 Grand Prix badminton tournament here.
25 Jun 2015
Calgary: Four Indian singles shuttlers, including B Sai Praneeth, and rising men's doubles pair of Manu Attri and B Sumeeth Reddy reached the pre-quarterfinals of the Canada Open Grand Prix badminton tournament here.
23 Jun 2015
The 2015 FIFA Women's World Cup is the seventh quadrennial international Women's football world championship tournament. In March 2011, Canada won the right to host the tournament. This year 24 teams are participating in the World Cup tournament. Canada received direct entry as hosts, and a qualification tournament of 134 teams was held for the remaining 23 places.
05 Jun 2015
Toronto: Scientists have discovered a horned dinosaur with bizarre features - a close relative of the familiar Triceratops that had been unknown to science so far. Triceratops, a three-horned, frilled ceratopsian dinosaur, lived late in the Mesozoic period.
29 Jun 2015
Calgary: Indian shuttlers Jwala Gutta and Ashwini Ponnappa won the Canada Open women's doubles title after upstaging the top-seeded Dutch pair of Eefje Muskens and Selena Piek in the summit clash here.
24 Jun 2015
Calgary: Indian shuttlers B Sai Praneeth, Ajay Jayaram and Anand Pawar reached the second round of the USD 50,000 Canada Open Grand Prix after notching up comfortable victories in the men's singles competition, here today.