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Coronavirus: First Lady Savita Kovind stitches masks for shelter homes

23 Apr 2020

Coronavirus: First Lady Savita Kovind stitches masks for shelter homes

As gloomy times have taken over the entire world, any and every help is appreciated. Abiding by these words, First Lady Savita Kovind, the wife of President Ram Nath Kovind, stitched masks on Wednesday that will be distributed to shelter homes.

Ranveer Singh-Alia Bhatt's 'Gully Boy' out of Oscars 2020 race

17 Dec 2019

Ranveer Singh-Alia Bhatt's 'Gully Boy' out of Oscars 2020 race

Gully Boy, which was India's official entry to Oscars 2020 for the "Best International feature" category, is out of the race, the Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences announced.

Best places in the world to embrace snow

04 Dec 2019

Best places in the world to embrace snow

If you are looking for a winter getaway to revamp your skiing and snow boarding skills, or just wish to enjoy some spellbinding views of snowfall while sipping piping hot tea, know that the world has no dearth of such snow-covered destinations.

Euro 2020: Defending champions Portugal drawn into group of death

01 Dec 2019

Euro 2020: Defending champions Portugal drawn into group of death

Top European nations would fight for glory when they participate in the 16th edition of the UEFA European Championship (Euro 2020), slated to be held from June 12, 2020.

Euro 2020 Qualifiers: Here are the key results

12 Oct 2019

Euro 2020 Qualifiers: Here are the key results

England missed an opportunity to qualify for the Euro 2020 Qualifiers after being beaten by Czech Republic 2-1 in Prague.

Baby on way? These are best babymoon destinations in world

22 Sep 2019

Baby on way? These are best babymoon destinations in world

So, you are expecting.

Is Lionel Messi leaving Barcelona for free next summer?

07 Sep 2019

Is Lionel Messi leaving Barcelona for free next summer?

Argentine superstar Lionel Messi has been one of the GOATs of modern football and has also been Barcelona's guardian angel for 15 years.

Planning your honeymoon? Here are most romantic destinations in Europe

26 Aug 2019

Planning your honeymoon? Here are most romantic destinations in Europe

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

Six hidden gems of Prague that are worth a visit

27 Jul 2019

Six hidden gems of Prague that are worth a visit

The fairytale capital city of Czech Republic, Prague is one of the most preferred travel destinations in the whole of Europe, not for no reason.

Tabor Athletics Meet: Hima Das, Muhammad Anas win gold medals

18 Jul 2019

Tabor Athletics Meet: Hima Das, Muhammad Anas win gold medals

Indian athletes enjoyed a good day at the Tabor Athletics Meet, as their campaign continued to take shape.

#TechBytes: How to turn on speedometer in Google Maps

04 Jul 2019

#TechBytes: How to turn on speedometer in Google Maps

Whether you are walking or driving, Google Maps offer plenty of features to complement the entire navigation experience.

Ashleigh Barty beat Marketa Vondrousova: Here are the records scripted

08 Jun 2019

Ashleigh Barty beat Marketa Vondrousova: Here are the records scripted

Australia's Ashleigh Barty put up a commendable performance to beat Czech Republic's Marketa Vondrousova in the French Open 2019 final on Saturday.

Here's a look at Reliance Jio's unlimited international roaming plans

06 Apr 2019

Here's a look at Reliance Jio's unlimited international roaming plans

Reliance Jio is surely one of the best telecom service providers in India. Led by billionaire Mukesh Ambani, the company has disrupted the domestic market by offering unlimited call and data plans at affordable prices.

Petra Kvitova relieved after attacker sentenced to 8-year imprisonment

27 Mar 2019

Petra Kvitova relieved after attacker sentenced to 8-year imprisonment

Czech Republic's top tennis player Petra Kvitova, on Wednesday, received the safest news of her life when it was declared that her knife attacker has been sentenced to eight-year imprisonment.

Raheem Sterling calls for 'real punishment' on racist abuse

26 Mar 2019

Raheem Sterling calls for 'real punishment' on racist abuse

England romped to another outstanding victory in their Euro 2020 Qualifiers Group A match.

US President Trump describes Pulwama attack as a "horrible situation"

20 Feb 2019

US President Trump describes Pulwama attack as a "horrible situation"

On Tuesday, US President Donald Trump described the Pulwama attack as a "horrible situation", adding that he was getting reports on it, and would issue a statement soon.

#PulwamaAttack: T-Series removes Pakistani singers' songs from its YouTube channel

17 Feb 2019

#PulwamaAttack: T-Series removes Pakistani singers' songs from its YouTube channel

In the wake of the horrific Pulwama attack that martyred 40 CRPF jawans, music and film production company T-Series has unlisted Pakistani singers' songs from its YouTube channel, which is YouTube's second-most followed channel.

#PulwamaAttack: AMU student booked for tweeting, 'How's the Jaish'

15 Feb 2019

#PulwamaAttack: AMU student booked for tweeting, 'How's the Jaish'

An FIR has been registered against a student of the Aligarh Muslim University (AMU) for his tweet supporting terror group Jaish-e-Mohammed (JeM) while the nation mourned for the 40 CRPF jawans who were martyred in the attack in Pulwama.

#PulwamaAttack: Russian President Vladimir Putin condemns attack

15 Feb 2019

#PulwamaAttack: Russian President Vladimir Putin condemns attack

On Friday, Russian President Vladimir Putin strongly condemned the attack on a CRPF convoy in Jammu and Kashmir's Pulwama that led to the massacre of 40 jawans.

Legendary Premier League goalie Petr Cech announces retirement

15 Jan 2019

Legendary Premier League goalie Petr Cech announces retirement

The English Premier League is set to lose one of its veterans as legendary goalkeeper Petr Cech has announced that he will drop the curtain on his football career at the end of this season.

Qatar open: Frustrated Novak Djokovic eyes Slam win post defeat

05 Jan 2019

Qatar open: Frustrated Novak Djokovic eyes Slam win post defeat

Six-time Australian Open champion Novak Djokovic said his principle target for this month was 'a trophy'.

UN Assembly adopts refugee pact, only US, Hungary vote 'no'

18 Dec 2018

UN Assembly adopts refugee pact, only US, Hungary vote 'no'

The UN General Assembly yesterday adopted, by a wide majority, a Global Compact on Refugees aimed at improving efforts to manage large refugee movements but without the support of the United States and Hungary.

World's first baby born from womb transplanted from dead donor

05 Dec 2018

World's first baby born from womb transplanted from dead donor

In a landmark achievement in the medical sciences, a woman in Brazil, who had received a womb transplant from a dead donor, has given birth to a healthy baby.

Netherlands, Germany drawn together in 2020 Euro Cup qualifiers

02 Dec 2018

Netherlands, Germany drawn together in 2020 Euro Cup qualifiers

The 2020 Euro Cup's qualifications shall be held from 2019, and the draw for the tournament was announced today at Dublin.

India appointed to UN Human Rights Council; gets most votes

13 Oct 2018

India appointed to UN Human Rights Council; gets most votes

On Friday, India secured its place in the UN Human Rights Council, receiving the maximum number of votes by the General Assembly among all the countries vying for the spot.

Laver Cup: Anderson-Sock see off Federer-Djokovic in doubles tie

22 Sep 2018

Laver Cup: Anderson-Sock see off Federer-Djokovic in doubles tie

A lot was expected from the dream pairing of Djokovic and Federer in the Laver Cup.

Six Indian nationals among several arrested by US immigration authorities

01 Sep 2018

Six Indian nationals among several arrested by US immigration authorities

Six Indian nationals are among over 300 people arrested by American authorities for criminal activities and violating the country's immigration laws during a month-long crackdown across six states.

Seven Indians in Asia Pacific team for IAAF Continental Cup

29 Aug 2018

Seven Indians in Asia Pacific team for IAAF Continental Cup

Seven Indian athletes, including Neeraj Chopra, Hima Das and Muhammed Anas, were named in the Asia Pacific team.

Junior Track Cycling World Championships: Indian Esow Alban wins sliver

17 Aug 2018

Junior Track Cycling World Championships: Indian Esow Alban wins sliver

The cycling star from Andaman and Nicobar Islands, Esow Alban, has won the silver medal at the World Junior Track Cycling World Championships in Switzerland.

Steady rise in Indians visiting overseas tourist spots: Report

22 Jul 2018

Steady rise in Indians visiting overseas tourist spots: Report

The outbound tourism from India is on the rise, going by the steady year-on-year increase in visa applications in the last few years, a report has said.

Bahrain: UNESCO Committee meets to examine new nominations to World-heritage-list

24 Jun 2018

Bahrain: UNESCO Committee meets to examine new nominations to World-heritage-list

Inuit hunting grounds, WWI cemeteries, Art Deco heritage in Mumbai are among 30 hopefuls in the running to join UNESCO's famous list as the World Heritage Committee meets today in Bahrain.

France to open World Cup campaign against Australia

16 Jun 2018

France to open World Cup campaign against Australia

France will kick-start their World Cup campaign against Australia today at the Kazan Arena.

Budget constraints force Army to cut down order for rifles

04 Jun 2018

Budget constraints force Army to cut down order for rifles

Budgetary constraints have forced the Indian Army to order 250,000 modern assault rifles, as against 800,000 rifles, its original requirement worth $2.5 billion, wrote Bloomberg.

French Open: Serena, Sharapova, Nadal progress to round two

30 May 2018

French Open: Serena, Sharapova, Nadal progress to round two

Former world champions Serena Williams and Maria Sharapova made a triumphant return at the French Open.

Jio's postpaid plan offers ISD calls at 50paise/minute: Details here

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.

China bans footballers from displaying tattoos

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.

Miami Open: Women's world number 1 Halep survives scare

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.

Sudan, the world's last male northern white rhino, is dead

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.

CBSE postpones Class 10 Boards exams for shooter Anish Bhanwala

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.

Europe under deep-freeze spell, 50 dead in a week

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.