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11 May 2018
Jio's postpaid plan offers ISD calls at 50paise/minute: Details here
Reliance Jio has unveiled a new postpaid plan for Rs. 199. The one major offering of this plan is providing users with the ability to make ISD calls without the need of any kind of activation or security deposit.
27 Mar 2018
China bans footballers from displaying tattoos
In order to promote 'socialist values', China has reportedly come down strongly on its country's footballers.
23 Mar 2018
Miami Open: Women's world number 1 Halep survives scare
Simona Halep overcame a scare to progress into the third round of the Miami Open.
20 Mar 2018
Sudan, the world's last male northern white rhino, is dead
In a major loss, the world's last male northern white rhino, who had been staying at Kenya's Ol Pejeta Conservancy, has died.
09 Mar 2018
CBSE postpones Class 10 Boards exams for shooter Anish Bhanwala
In a first, the Central Board of Secondary Education (CBSE) has rescheduled three Class 10 Board exam papers for India's emerging shooter Anish Bhanwala.
01 Mar 2018
Europe under deep-freeze spell, 50 dead in a week
Nearly 50 people have died in a cold spell that has gripped Europe since a week.
26 Feb 2018
Simona Halep is the new World number 1 tennis player
Tennis star Simona Halep has surged to number 1 spot in the latest WTA Rankings, which were revealed on Monday.
21 Feb 2018
UP Investors' Summit 2018: Yogi says UP shedding "BIMARU" tag
Lucknow is hosting the two-day Uttar Pradesh Investors' Summit, which is the first such event to be held by CM Yogi Adityanath's government.
25 Jan 2018
21 attacks on Indian-students abroad in 2017, most in Poland
Government data has revealed that the most attacks on Indian students abroad happened in Poland last year, with nine of 21 incidents reported from there.
22 Jan 2018
Australian Open: Day 8 round-up
Day 8 of the Australian Open saw some of the biggest upsets in the tournament.
14 Jan 2018
India ranked 30th on WEF global manufacturing index; Japan tops
The World Economic Forum (WEF) ranked India 30th in its global manufacturing index, 25 places behind China, but ahead of BRICS nations Brazil, Russia, and South Africa.
25 Oct 2017
Singapore has the 'most powerful' passport in the world
The Singaporean passport has been declared the world's most powerful with a score of 159- the first time an Asian country has clinched the top spot.
23 Oct 2017
Tennis- Nadal continues to be the top ranked player
Spain's Rafael Nadal continues to be on the top spot of men's singles Association of Tennis Professionals (ATP) rankings which was released on Monday.
18 Sep 2017
India loses Davis Cup playoff 2-3 to Canada
Indian tennis team lost the Davis Cup World Group Playoff tie to Canada 2-3, in the best-of-5 rubbers.
12 Sep 2017
Davis team Captain Mahesh Bhupathi satisfied with team's preparation
Indian Davis Cup captain Mahesh Bhupathi expressed his satisfaction over the team's preparation ahead of World Group Playoff against Canada.
03 Sep 2017
India to soon get hi-tech tilting trains
India has signed an MoU with Switzerland for hi-tech tilting trains- trains that will tilt while crossing a bend, just like motorbikes do on winding roads.
02 Sep 2017
USA lose to Costa Rica, World Cup spot in danger
USA suffered an embarrassing 0-2 loss to visiting Costa Ricans.
13 Aug 2017
World Athletics Championships: Davinder Kang finishes 12th in javelin throw
Davinder Kang, India's lone javelin thrower in the 2017 World Athletics Championships, finished 12th in the 13-men final event.
11 Aug 2017
World Athletics Championships: Davinder Kang qualifies for javelin throw finals
India's Davinder Singh Kang wrote history as he became the first Indian athlete ever to qualify for the finals of javelin throw at the World Athletics Championships.
31 Jul 2017
'Legalizing marijuana reduces drug abuse': Is Maneka Gandhi right?
Yesterday, Union Minister Maneka Gandhi recommended legalizing marijuana for medical use, "especially as it serves a purpose in cancer".
21 Jul 2017
ISRO made Rs. 45cr on 29 nano-satellites launched in June
ISRO's commercial and marketing arm, Antrix Corporation, earned Rs. 45.2cr from the 29 foreign nano-satellites launched on 23 June along with its Cartosat-2 satellite.
23 May 2017
Kvitova to play Wimbledon months after stabbing incident
Two-time Wimbledon champion Petra Kvitova is set to make her return to playing tennis.
12 Apr 2017
Davis Cup: India to play Canada in World Group Play-offs
India have been drawn to play against Canada in the Davis Cup World Group Play-offs. India will fly to Canada to play the tie in September this year.
20 Mar 2017
Federer defeats Wawrinka to win Indian Wells title
Roger Federer lifted his fifth Indian Wells title after defeating his countryman Stan Wawrinka in all-Swiss finale.
16 Mar 2017
Federer goes past Nadal to enter Indian Wells quarter-finals
Roger Federer defeated his long time rival Rafael Nadal in straight sets to cruise into the quarter-finals of BNP Paribas Open.
15 Mar 2017
Roger Federer to face Nadal at Indian Wells
Roger Federer and Rafael Nadal will be up against each other in the fourth round of the BNP Paribas Indian Wells.
14 Mar 2017
Wawrinka, Monfils into fourth round of Indian Wells
Switzerland's Stan Wawrinka cruised into the fourth round of BNP Paribas Open Indian Wells after registering a 7-5, 6-3 win against Philipp Kohlschreiber of Germany.
13 Mar 2017
Djokovic, Federer, Nadal ease into 3rd round at Indian Wells
Distinguished trio, Novak Djokovic, Roger Federer, and Rafael Nadal, have advanced into the third round of Indian Wells Masters, with straight-set victories.
10 Feb 2017
May lambasts Trump's immigration order
British Prime Minister Theresa May said she disagreed with US President Donald Trump's immigration policy, calling it "wrong". She clarified that Britain would not adopt a similar policy.
02 Feb 2017
Vatican "concerned" about Trump's wall, travel ban
The Holy See's number three, Monsignor Angelo Becciu today voiced concern over Donald Trump's executive orders of building a wall and suspending immigration.
30 Jan 2017
World leaders react to Trump's controversial immigration ban
US President Donald Trump's executive order banning all refugees and migrants from seven Muslim-majority countries has sent shock-waves around the world.
23 Jan 2017
2017 Australian Open: Nadal smashes his way into quarter-finals
Ninth seeded Rafael Nadal went past sixth seeded Gael Monfils to storm into the quarter-finals of 2017 Australian Open at the Rod Laver Arena in Melbourne today.
19 Jan 2017
Novak Djokovic crashes out of Australian Open
In one of the biggest shockers of the 2017 Australian Open, Novak Djokovic was handed a shocking defeat by world number 117 Denis Istomin.
18 Jan 2017
Sania Mirza registers easy win at Australian Open
India's Sania Mirza along with her doubles partner Czech Republic's Barbora Strycova started their campaign at the 2017 Australian Open with a win in the first round.
31 Dec 2016
Trump praises Putin for not retaliating on diplomats' expulsion
Donald Trump praised Vladimir Putin for not retaliating over the US expulsion of 35 suspected Russian spies by President Barack Obama.
30 Dec 2016
US sanctions Russia, expels 35 diplomats over election hack
In response to their allegations of Russia having tampered with the US elections, the Obama administration sanctioned the GRU and the FSB, Russia's intelligence agencies.
29 Dec 2016
US to retaliate against Russia's vote-tampering
The Obama administration is set to announce a slew of retaliatory measures against Russia's alleged involvement in tampering with the US elections.
23 Dec 2016
Curious to see interactions between Bhupathi and Paes: Amritraj
Out going captain of India's Davis Cup team, Anand Amritraj, said that he was curious to see interactions between the newly appointed captain Mahesh Bhupathi and team member Leander Paes.
22 Dec 2016
Mahesh Bhupathi named captain of India's Davis Cup team
Mahesh Bhupathi will replace Anand Amritraj as the next non-playing captain of India's Davis Cup team in Feb'17, after India's Davis-Cup Group 1 Asia/Oceania first round-tie against New Zealand.
21 Dec 2016
Injured Kvitova out for a minimum of three months
World number 11 tennis player Petra Kvitova, who suffered injuries on fingers of her left hand while fighting with a burglar at her house, will be out for at least three months, her spokesman Karel Tejkal said.