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IPL-10: Samson’s maiden ton takes Daredevils to 204/5 vs Pune

Pune, April 11: Kerala youngster Sanju Samson's maiden T20 century helped Delhi Daredevils (DD) post a mammoth 205/4 against Rising Pune Supergiant (RPS) in...

Kohli hints at returning to action on April 14

Bengaluru, April 11: After missing the opening three matches of the 2017 Indian Premier League (IPL) due to a shoulder injury, Royal Challengers Bangalore...

Pune opt to field sans Smith vs Daredevils

Pune, April 11: Rising Pune Supergiant (RPS) stand-in skipper Ajinkya Rahane won the toss and opted to field against Delhi Daredevils (DD) in an...

India to face Canada in Davis Cup World Group Play-offs

New Delhi, April 11: India will take on Canada in their Davis Cup World Group Play-off tie scheduled to be held on September 15-17,...

Sunrisers likely to play Mustafizur against Mumbai Indians

Mumbai, April 11: Bangladesh pace sensation Mustafizur Rahman will likely be back in the playing XI for defending Indian Premier League (IPL) champions Sunrisers...

Pakistan justifies death sentence to Indian ‘spy’

Islamabad, April 11 (IANS) Pakistan on Tuesday justified the death sentence awarded to alleged Indian spy Kulbhushan Jadhav and said it was capable of...

Former Germany international Grosskreutz joins Darmstadt

Berlin, April 11: Defender Kevin Grosskreutz has joined bottom side Darmstadt, the Bundesliga team confirmed on Tuesday.The 28-year-old will strengthen Darmstadt for the next...

Four debutants in national hockey squad

New Delhi, April 11: Hockey India on Tuesday announced the senior national squad for the 26th Sultan Azlan Shah Cup scheduled to begin in...

Green spaces, woods good for elderly, says study

London, April 11 (IANS) A walk in the woods and green spaces is likely to trigger changes in the levels of excitement, engagement and...

Parliamentary panel clears Manmohan Singh of Commonwealth Games wrongdoing

New Delhi, April 11: The Public Accounts Committee (PAC) of Parliament has virtually absolved former Prime Minister Manmohan Singh and the then PMO of...

IPL-10: Mumbai aim to deny Sunrisers hattrick of wins

Mumbai, April 11: Bolstered by the thrilling last over win over the Kolkata Knight Riders (KKR), Mumbai Indians will aim to deny a hattrick...

US NSA spying on Pakistan’s mobile networks: WikiLeaks

Islamabad, April 11 (IANS) The US National Security Agency (NSA) has been spying on Pakistan's mobile networks, whistleblowing organisation WikiLeaks has tweeted."Hundreds of NSA...

5.71 lakh ticketless passengers caught, fined

Agartala, April 11 (IANS) More than 5.71 lakh railway passengers were caught travelling ticketless or with tickets of lesser-than-required value in the northeastern region...

Ties with US worst since Cold War, says Russia

Moscow, April 11 (IANS) Relations between Russia and the US are at "their worst" since the Cold War ended, Russia's Foreign Ministry said on...

Gionee A1 gets record orders worth Rs 150 cr in 10 days

New Delhi, April 11 (IANS) Chinese smartphone maker Gionee has claimed it has received 74,682 pre-orders worth Rs 150 crore for its flagship A1...

Toshiba files twice-delayed earnings report

Tokyo, April 11 (IANS) Toshiba Corp. on Tuesday reported its twice-delayed earnings report for the nine months through December that were filed without the...

Hanuman Jayanti rallyists clash with police in Bengal

Birbhum (West Bengal), April 11 (IANS) A clash broke out between police and participants at a Hanuman Jayanti rally in West Bengal's Birbhum district...

No legal hurdle to constructing Ram temple: VHP

Kolkata, April 11 (IANS) Ruling out any legal hurdle in building the Ram temple at the disputed site in Uttar Pradesh's Ayodhya town, the...

Satyendra Jain faces CBI probe in money laundering case

New Delhi, April 11 (IANS) The CBI on Tuesday said it has registered a preliminary enquiry against Delhi Health Minister Satyendra Jain and others...

Normalcy limping back in troubled Odisha town after curfew relaxation

Bhubaneswar, April 11 (IANS) With normalcy limping back to the troubled Bhadrak district headquarters town in Odisha, the district administration on Tuesday relaxed curfew...

British Defence Secretary to meet Jaitley

New Delhi, April 11 (IANS) British Defence Secretary Michael Fallon, who arrives here on Tuesday on a four-day visit, will hold talks with his...

Indians fail to reach semis of Asian TT meet

Wuxi (China), April 11: India squandered a raft of chances against Japan to lose 2-3 and bowed out in the quarterfinals of the Asian...

Bagan look to moving top of table with win over Lajong (Preview)

Shillong, April 11: High on confidence after their 2-1 win over arch-rivals East Bengal, Mohun Bagan will look to moving to the top of...

Cisco wireless solution to help Shoppers Stop

Gurugram, April 11 (IANS) Global networking giant Cisco and leading fashion retailer Shoppers Stop on Tuesday announced to implement Cisco wireless solution across 80...

Leicester players did not conspire against me, insists Ranieri

Leciester, April 11: Claudio Ranieri put to rest the notion that Leicester City players cost him his job as manager of the reigning English...

Ultra-distant galaxy from early universe detected

New York, April 11 (IANS) Astronomers have discovered a faint, incredibly distant galaxy, about 13.1 billion years in the past, just about 700 million...

Boeing Business Jets triples Chinese fleet

Beijing, April 11 (IANS) Boeing on Tuesday said its Boeing Business Jet variants for the corporate jet market have seen continuous growth in China...

Iran starts registration of presidential candidates

Tehran, April 11 (IANS) The registration of candidates for Iran's 12th presidential race started on Monday in Tehran, Interior Minister Abdolreza Rahmani Fazli announced.The...

Big B records prologue on women’s safety for TV show

Mumbai, April 11 : Megastar Amitabh Bachchan has recorded a two-minute prologue for a TV show, in which he has dwelled upon women's safety....

2.5 mn IoT devices infected in Q4 2016: McAfee

New Delhi, April 11 (IANS) Two and a half million Internet of Things (IoT) devices were infected by Mirai botnet by the end of...

Indian ship freed in Somalia, nine hostages missing

Nairobi, April 11 (IANS) Somalia security forces have rescued an Indian cargo ship hijacked by Somali pirates on April 1 but nine of the...

Romance of 1990s now hard to see: Gippy Grewal

Mumbai, April 11 : Punjabi actor Gippy Grewal says his forthcoming film "Manje Bistre" is a family film which he made with a hope...

US court to hear Trump travel ban case in May

Washington, April 11 (IANS) A US federal appeals court will consider the legality of President Donald Trumps revised executive order on travel ban at...

Mend ways over divisive politics, VHP tells Mamata

Kolkata, April 11 (IANS) The Vishwa Hindu Parishad (VHP) on Tuesday warned West Bengal Chief Minister Mamata Banerjee to "mend your ways", and accused...

Anil Kapoor to endorse consumer electronics products

New Delhi, April 11 : Bollywood actor-producer Anil Kapoor has been roped in to endorse consumer electronics company Micromax Informatics to bolster its footprint.Anil...

Umesh joins KKR training, likely to play against Punjab

Kolkata, April 11: India pacer Umesh Yadav on Tuesday joined Kolkata Knight Riders (KKR) training ahead of their encounter with Kings XI Punjab in...

Pope opens free launderette for Rome’s homeless

Rome, April 11 (IANS) Pope Francis has opened a free launderette in Rome in the latest of a series of initiatives for poor people...

HP Inc rejigs top India management

New Delhi, April 11 (IANS) Global printing major HP on Tuesday appointed Rajiv Srivastava as Chief Operating Officer (for the newly created regional position)...

Passenger vehicles sale rises 9.96% in March

New Delhi, April 11 (IANS) The domestic passenger vehicles sales rose by 9.96 per cent in March, industry data showed on Tuesday.According to the...

Stockholm truck attacker confesses to ‘terrorist crime’

Stockholm, April 11 (IANS) Rakhmat Akilov, the main suspect in the Stockholm truck attack that killed four people, has confessed to deliberately driving the...

Young women view Ivanka Trump negatively: Poll

Washington, April 11 (IANS) A new poll has revealed that a majority of young women share a negative view of US President Donald Trumps...

Salman Khan releases motion poster of ‘Hanuman Da Damdaar’

Mumbai, April 11 : Superstar Salman Khan, who has lent his voice to the character of Lord Hanuman in the forthcoming animated film "Hanuman...

When Begum Jaan met Begum Jaan

Kolkata, April 11 : Dispelling rumours of any bad blood between them, Bengali cine star and National Award winner Rituparna Sengupta, who essayed Begum...

Currency returned to RBI post-note ban being calculated: FM

New Delhi, April 11 (IANS) The Reserve Bank of India (RBI) is still calculating and taking stock of the currency that was returned to...

CIA hacking into smart TVs, iPhones, Android devices: Wikileaks

Washington, April 11 (IANS) If you have switched off the TV set and begun a confidential discussion in your drawing room, beware as the...