26 Aug 2015
New Delhi: For the first time in the history of weightlifting, an individual international tournament will be organised in India when it hosts the Commonwealth Youth, Junior and Senior Weightlifting Championships in Pune from October 11-15.
10 Sep 2015
San Francisco: Apple Inc announced a bigger iPad with a new keyboard and stylus aimed at business customers. Chief Executive Tim Cook promised a day of "monster" news on Wednesday, but shares of the company remained nearly flat as executives showed off the iPad, which will be priced starting at USD 799.
25 Sep 2015
New Delhi: Claiming that the preparations of Indian athletes for next year's Olympics have been going on satisfactorily, Sports Minister Sarbananda Sonowal yesterday said the country can win at least 10 medals in the Rio Games.
08 Sep 2015
New Delhi: Over 150 representatives from business, government, UN, civil society, and academia gathered today for India’s premier business event on gender equality- "Equality Means Business: Women’s Empowerment Principles in Practice.”
07 Sep 2015
San Francisco: Tech giant Apple may unveil its updated iPhones along with an Apple TV revamp at the San Francisco media event on Wednesday even as rumors run rampant about what's in store.
26 Aug 2015
Beijing: Tintu Luka crashed out in the first round heats of the women's 800m race in the World Athletics Championships with a disappointing seventh-place finish but qualified for the 2016 Rio Olympic Games with a season-best effort on the fifth day of competitions here today.
20 Aug 2015
New Delhi: Ace Indian shuttler Saina Nehwal today regained the number one spot in world badminton rankings by toppling Spaniard Carolina Martin to whom she had lost in the summit clash of the just-concluded World Championships.
17 Oct 2015
New Delhi: He managed to impress none other than Manny Pacquiao en route to becoming only the third Indian pugilist ever to clinch a World Championships medal and the fast-rising Shiva Thapa is now eyeing a stint in the World Series of Boxing to qualify for next year's Olympics.
24 Dec 2014
Bhopal: Ace shuttler and Olympic Bronze medallist Saina Nehwal on Tuesday said that she won't mind a biopic made on her life and wants it to highlight the sport of badminton rather than focus on her.
30 Aug 2015
Panaji: Defence Minister Manohar Parrikar has taken a dig at news channels, saying they are busy covering a complex murder case and ignored an event held to celebrate the country's victory in the 1965 war.