26 Aug 2016
San Francisco: Global messaging service WhatsApp says it will start sharing the phone numbers of its users with Facebook, its parent company. That means WhatsApp users could soon start seeing more targeted ads and Facebook friend suggestions on Facebook based on WhatsApp information although not on the messaging service itself.
25 Aug 2016
Rome: The number of people killed in the earthquake that devastated parts of central Italy on Wednesday rose to 247 on Thursday morning, regional and national officials said. The Civil Protection department in Rome said a tally by local officials showed that 190 people were killed Rieti province and 57 in the province of Ascoli Piceno.
23 Aug 2016
Dubai: The Trinidad Test wash out cost India dear as Pakistan replaced them at the top of the ICC Test rankings, reaching the coveted position for the first time ever.
22 Aug 2016
Cincinnati: India's Sania Mirza took sole possession of the WTA doubles number one ranking after teaming up with Barbora Strycova to beat former partner Martina Hingis and Coco Vandeweghe 7-5, 6-4 in Cincinnati final.
19 Aug 2016
Rio de Janeiro: Indian shuttler PV Sindhu who became the first ever player to reach the final of Olympics badminton singles, lost the summit clash to world number one Carolina Marin of Spain on Friday.
17 Aug 2016
Colombo: Australia has conceded its number-one ranking to India after Sri Lanka made a clean sweep of the three-Test series in Colombo on Wednesday.
05 Aug 2016
New Delhi: The advent of modern technology has led to many ground-breaking scientific discoveries in recent times. These discoveries leave us stunned in terms of their magnificence and make life easy at every level. Tighten your seatbelts and get ready for a scientific rollercoaster ride that will make you experience the impact of numbers and technology on human lives.
27 Jul 2016
New Delhi: Around 48 million children or two in every five children under the age of five years in India are stunted, making India home to largest number of stunted children in world in terms of volumes, a new report today said.
27 Jul 2016
Guwahati: The current wave of flood has claimed 12 lives and affected nearly 16 lakh people across Assam, the state Assembly was informed today.
16 Feb 2016
Gandhinagar: In view of two major mishaps involving state transport buses in the last ten days in which nearly 50 people lost their lives, the Gujarat road transport department has decided to launch a Twitter handle and helpline numbers to take complaints from passengers.