31 Oct 2014
Rio de Janeiro: Rio de Janeiro has launched a tender for a 52 million-real (about USD 21.8 million) revamp of the city's 2016 Olympic athletics stadium.
10 Jun 2014
Hyderabad: The first meeting of the new Council of Ministers of Andhra Pradesh will be held in Andhra University campus in the port city of Visakhapatnam at 10.30 am on June 12.
30 May 2015
Islamabad: A sub-inspector was killed and six others injured after a suicide blast outside a stadium in Lahore where the second one day international (ODI) match between Pakistan and Zimbabwe was ongoing, media reported on Saturday.
06 Jan 2015
Hyderabad: The Andhra Pradesh government on Monday constituted a committee to combat increased shoreline erosion of coastal Visakhapatnam. Andhra Pradesh Chief Minister N Chandrababu Naidu has asked the committee to come up with immediate steps and long-term solutions to arrest coastal erosion.
07 Nov 2014
Visakhapatnam/New Delhi: A Torpedo Recovery Vessel of Indian Navy today sunk off the Visakhapatnam coast during a naval exercise killing one sailor while four others went missing.
15 May 2016
Bengaluru: AB de Villiers and Virat Kohli jointly orchestrated a mayhem by scoring magnificent centuries against a hapless Gujarat Lions attack as Royal Challengers Bangalore plundered a massive 248 for three with records falling like ninepins at the Chinnaswamy Stadium, here yesterday.
26 May 2015
Mumbai: A victorious Mumbai Indians team celebrated their Indian Premier League (IPL) 2015 triumph along with a large number of fans who turned up to cheer for the team at the Wankhede stadium here on Monday.
25 May 2015
Kolkata: The Wankhede Stadium will open its gates this evening to all their die-hard supporters as Mumbai Indians are all set for euphoric celebrations after their second triumph in the IPL T20 cricket tournament.
25 May 2015
Lahore: Former Pakistan captain turned politician Imran Khan showed up at the Gaddaffi stadium for the first time in 19 years to watch the second T20 International between Pakistan and Zimbabwe, here on Sunday.
20 May 2015
Tokyo: Japan convinced the International Olympic Committee that the 2020 Summer Games would be in a safe pair of hands in the Japanese capital. The country's organisational prowess and a $4.5 billion hosting fund gave it a clear edge over bid rivals Madrid and Istanbul when the IOC voted to decide the host.