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Happy Birthday Dale Steyn: A look at his splendid feats

27 Jun 2020

Happy Birthday Dale Steyn: A look at his splendid feats

South African pace spearhead Dale Steyn turned 37 on Saturday.

As coronavirus cases rise, expert says 'June to be worse'

25 May 2020

As coronavirus cases rise, expert says 'June to be worse'

India has witnessed a record spike in daily COVID-19 cases consecutively for the past four days. However, the situation is expected to worsen in June, an expert said.

Airlines suffered turbulence due to coronavirus: Understanding what future holds

17 May 2020

Airlines suffered turbulence due to coronavirus: Understanding what future holds

The globalized world was brought to a screeching halt with the onset of coronavirus pandemic.

Five divine places to visit in Maldives

30 Jan 2020

Five divine places to visit in Maldives

With serene white-sand beaches and crystal-clear waters, it's no wonder that Maldives is rated as one of the most exciting travel destinations in Asia.

Five fun facts about peacocks you should know

24 Dec 2019

Five fun facts about peacocks you should know

Featuring a huge tail, spectacular feathers, and amazing patterns on them, peacocks are one of the most beautiful and fascinating creatures known to mankind.

Five lesser-known hidden gems of Malaysia you should visit

10 Dec 2019

Five lesser-known hidden gems of Malaysia you should visit

Offering a delightful mix of natural beauty, cultural diversity, and adventure, Malaysia counts among one of the most-visited countries in Asia.

Before son Dushyant's oath-taking ceremony, father Ajay Chautala gets freedom

27 Oct 2019

Before son Dushyant's oath-taking ceremony, father Ajay Chautala gets freedom

As is obvious by now, the alliance with Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) has served Jannayak Janata Party's Dushyant Singh Chautala well. Hours after he "signed the deal", his father Ajay was granted 14-day furlough from Tihar jail.

How this 24-year-old became a billionaire overnight

25 Oct 2019

How this 24-year-old became a billionaire overnight

A 24-year-old Wharton graduate just became one of Asia's richest people overnight, adding $3.8 billion to his wealth.

INX Media case: How Chidambaram spent night at Tihar jail

06 Sep 2019

INX Media case: How Chidambaram spent night at Tihar jail

The worst fears of former Finance Minister, P Chidambaram, came true on Thursday after a special court ordered that he should be sent to judicial custody at Tihar jail.

Important day for Chidambaram, SC to pronounce verdict on pleas

05 Sep 2019

Important day for Chidambaram, SC to pronounce verdict on pleas

P Chidambaram, the former Finance Minister, who has been in CBI custody has an important day today, as courts will pronounce verdict on a bunch of his pleas.

Chidambaram won't be sent to Tihar jail for now

02 Sep 2019

Chidambaram won't be sent to Tihar jail for now

Former Finance Minister P Chidambaram will not be sent to Tihar jail but will remain in the custody of Central Bureau of Investigation (CBI), the Supreme Court said on Monday.

Here're the records scripted by Jasprit Bumrah following Windies hat-trick

01 Sep 2019

Here're the records scripted by Jasprit Bumrah following Windies hat-trick

Indian pacer Jasprit Bumrah has been on a roll in the ongoing Test series against Windies, having claimed 12 wickets in two matches so far, with the second Test yet to get over.

Top five best amusement parks in the world

11 Aug 2019

Top five best amusement parks in the world

If a humble foreign trip with family is what you are planning, Amusement parks should definitely be a part of the itinerary.

To reach top ten in Asia will take time: Chhetri

30 Jul 2019

To reach top ten in Asia will take time: Chhetri

In a candid discussion, Indian football superstar Sunil Chhetri shared his views on the nation's place among Asian football powerhouses.

What is South Korea's #NoMarriage movement all about

27 Jul 2019

What is South Korea's #NoMarriage movement all about

South Korea is looking at an economic crisis and they have narrowed down the problem to the one source: women.

Top five honeymoon destinations in Asia

22 Jul 2019

Top five honeymoon destinations in Asia

Just like weddings, honeymoons are also a once-in-a-lifetime experience, and for that very reason, they must be unforgettably special.

#TravelBytes: Five best places to visit in Southeast Asia

17 Jul 2019

#TravelBytes: Five best places to visit in Southeast Asia

From beautiful beaches to surreal mountains, cultural diversity to historical significance, the South-eastern part of Asia has it all.

Japanese company now sells deodorants that make woman 'smell younger'

07 Jun 2019

Japanese company now sells deodorants that make woman 'smell younger'

Among the endless list of products that enforce traditional beauty norms on women, here's a new one.

Hundreds of same-sex couples get married in Taiwan: Details here

24 May 2019

Hundreds of same-sex couples get married in Taiwan: Details here

Taiwan, which made history by becoming the first Asian country to legalize same-sex marriage last week, held another proud moment for the queer community this week.

Indians are biggest fans of 'GoT' in Asia, study reveals

13 Apr 2019

Indians are biggest fans of 'GoT' in Asia, study reveals

There is no denying the fact that Game of Thrones is the favorite show for a lot of Indians.

Islamabad-Court returns Hindu-girls to husbands saying they weren't converted forcibly

12 Apr 2019

Islamabad-Court returns Hindu-girls to husbands saying they weren't converted forcibly

The Islamabad High Court on Thursday said that Hindu sisters Raveena and Reena didn't embrace Islam under duress while allowing them to live with their husbands.

#HealthBytes: 5 types of tea and their benefits

30 Mar 2019

#HealthBytes: 5 types of tea and their benefits

Tea is one of the most consumed drinks around the world, second only to water.

Tesla likely to be in India by next year: Musk

16 Mar 2019

Tesla likely to be in India by next year: Musk

If you've been waiting for Tesla to show up in the Indian market (like me), there's finally some news to cheer you up.

#GamingBytes: PUBG Lite beta is launching in four other countries

10 Feb 2019

#GamingBytes: PUBG Lite beta is launching in four other countries

PUBG enjoys immense popularity in Asia. However, the PC version requires high-end hardware, thus preventing a lot of potential and willing gamers from accessing the game.

#KnowYourTeam: All about India's oldest club, Mohun Bagan

22 Jan 2019

#KnowYourTeam: All about India's oldest club, Mohun Bagan

Mohun Bagan Athletic Club, founded in 1889, is the oldest Indian club still in operation and is also among the oldest in Asia.

Chandra Grahan 2019: Last total lunar eclipse before 2021

21 Jan 2019

Chandra Grahan 2019: Last total lunar eclipse before 2021

On the intervening night between January 20 and January 21, certain parts of the world became witness to the only total lunar eclipse of 2019, and the last one before May 2021.

Isha Ambani-Anand Piramal to have a Rs. 700 crore wedding

11 Dec 2018

Isha Ambani-Anand Piramal to have a Rs. 700 crore wedding

Isha Ambani and Anand Piramal's wedding ceremonies are adding legitimacy to the phrase 'big fat Indian wedding'.

#DomesticViolence: Home is most unsafe place for women, says UN

28 Nov 2018

#DomesticViolence: Home is most unsafe place for women, says UN

A disturbing report released by the United Nations says out of the total number of women killed around the world last year, 58% were murdered by their family members or intimate partners for dowry and/or 'honor-related' matters.

Sensex falls over 200 points on weak global cues

21 Nov 2018

Sensex falls over 200 points on weak global cues

The BSE benchmark Sensex fell over 200 points in early trade today following weak global cues amid fresh foreign fund outflows.

Sensex rises 115.89 points on fresh fund inflow, strong rupee

15 Nov 2018

Sensex rises 115.89 points on fresh fund inflow, strong rupee

The 30-share BSE benchmark Sensex rose 115.89 points, or 0.33%, to 35,257.88 and the NSE Nifty regained 10,600-mark today backed by gains in auto, pharma, energy, and financial stocks, amid fresh foreign fund inflows and easing global crude prices.

Robin Wright initially refused to star in 'House of Cards'

08 Nov 2018

Robin Wright initially refused to star in 'House of Cards'

Actor Robin Wright recently revealed that she was initially skeptical to star as Claire Underwood in Netflix's hit series 'House of Cards'.

PUBG Mobile is making people scream in NYC, here's why!

31 Oct 2018

PUBG Mobile is making people scream in NYC, here's why!

PUBG is one of the most popular Battle Royales. However, the mobile version has gained more traction in Asia than the West, where the PC game still reigns supreme.

In 2017, China produced two billionaires a week

28 Oct 2018

In 2017, China produced two billionaires a week

According to a report by Swiss bank UBS and auditing firm PricewaterhouseCoopers (PwC), China produced billionaires at the rate of two a week in 2017.

QS rankings Asia: IIT-Bombay named as top Indian institute

25 Oct 2018

QS rankings Asia: IIT-Bombay named as top Indian institute

Having secured the 33rd position, IIT-Bombay has been ranked as the top Indian educational institute in the latest QS rankings for Asian universities, which was released on Wednesday.

Sensex recovers 600pts ahead of key macro-data, Nifty reclaims 10,400

12 Oct 2018

Sensex recovers 600pts ahead of key macro-data, Nifty reclaims 10,400

The Bombay Stock Exchange (BSE) benchmark Sensex staged a strong comeback by recovering over 600 points in opening trade today following fresh purchases made by domestic investors ahead of key macroeconomic data to be released later in the day, amid fall in global crude prices and rupee recovery.

This is the secret behind Kedar Jadhav's wicket-taking art

20 Sep 2018

This is the secret behind Kedar Jadhav's wicket-taking art

Part-time spinner Kedar Jadhav has a knack of picking up crucial wickets and the Indian batsman attributes his golden touch to not bowling much in the nets.

Government ends rumors: Bengaluru remains host for Aero India

08 Sep 2018

Government ends rumors: Bengaluru remains host for Aero India

Putting a stop to all speculations and suspense, the Union Government announced today that Aero India, Asia's largest military aviation exhibition, will be held in Bengaluru this time as well.

India-US talks: Is an 'Asian NATO' on the cards?

07 Sep 2018

India-US talks: Is an 'Asian NATO' on the cards?

The signing of the defense communication agreement between India and the US yesterday marks a significant development in India-US relations.

AirAsia offering discounted fares: Rs. 1,399 (international), Rs. 999 (domestic)

03 Sep 2018

AirAsia offering discounted fares: Rs. 1,399 (international), Rs. 999 (domestic)

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India set example for South Asia by supporting democracy: Pompeo

15 Aug 2018

India set example for South Asia by supporting democracy: Pompeo

India has set an example for South Asia and the world by supporting democracy, diversity, and the rule of law, the US said today while greeting the country on its Independence Day.