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  • Sponsored: Renault launches new global digital strategy first in India 29-01-2015 06:43 PM

    - Renault offers customers an unmatched experience with brand new digital identity - Is now live on www.renault.co.in and offers a seamless experience to customers across the mobile, tablet and desktop The internet is becoming one of the most important channels of information for customers looking to buy a new...
  • Advertorial: Topper TV launches Paper Peek - an exam special series 28-01-2015 02:16 PM

    Get exam ready and get more marks with Topper TV and www.topperlearning.com! Television is no longer the proverbial idiot box. Switch on the TV to get exam ready in the most enjoyable and engaging manner. Topper TV, India's only 24x7 education channel, presents Paper Peek, an exclusive TV series for...
  • Advertorial: Renault LODGY steals center stage at Star Guild Awards 20-01-2015 05:31 PM

    Renault was the main attraction in the star studded Renault Star Guild Awards and celebrities were happy checking out Renault Cars. Many of them posed around after signing on the Renault Duster on the Red carpet. The highlight of the show was the showcasing of the new Renault LODGY on...
  • Advertorial: Ola cabs, solving commuting problems through technology 20-01-2015 04:37 PM

    First time users of the Ola mobile app can now get upto Rs 200 discount on their first ride by using the code APP200. For immediate bookings, customers can use the code NOW50 and get Rs 50 discount on Ride Now rides booked through the Ola app. Ola enables an...
  • Jaipur Literature Festival 2015: From Transglobal Underground to Bharat Brass Band; world musicians set to perform 20-01-2015 01:24 PM

    New Delhi: Jaipur is once again set to dance to the beat of world class musicians as the annual ZEE Jaipur Literature Festival brings together an eclectic line up of artists playing morning and night. The music performances will take place at two locations, the Font Lawns at Diggi Palace...
  • Jaipur Literature Festival 2015: Chefs, poets and record-breakers set to launch books 19-01-2015 01:16 PM

    New Delhi: Known for attracting interesting literary stars, the ZEE Jaipur Literature Festival has also become the place to launch the biggest books of the year to the public. The festival, which takes place between 21-25 January, will see 19 new titles launched, including the launch of the 'Masterchef India...
  • India launches massive public health campaign to eliminate lymphatic filariasis 14-01-2015 04:40 PM

    Washington DC: India was certified polio-free in 2014. Today, the country has the opportunity to achieve its next public health victory with the elimination of lymphatic filariasis, a neglected tropical disease (NTD) that threatens nearly half of its population. To meet this ambitious goal, the Ministry of Health & Family...
  • Adam Gilchrist tells how World Cup 2015 will be different 14-01-2015 10:52 AM

    With exactly a month to go before the first ball is bowled in the ICC Cricket World Cup 2015 and all the experts sharing their views on players to watch-out for, Australia's three-time ICC Cricket World Cup winner Adam Gilchrist has branded South Africa captain AB de Villiers as the...
  • Race for ODI top spot heats up with Tri-Series and World Cup 14-01-2015 10:52 AM

    Australia and India will have the chance to put daylight between one another at the top of the Reliance ODI Team Rankings, when they compete alongside England in a tri-series, which starts in Sydney on Friday. Friday's opening clash at the SCG will see Australia host England with Michael Clarke's...
  • Advertorial: Microsoft Lumia 535 now available in India with its 5x5x5 innovation 07-01-2015 04:21 PM

    New Delhi: Microsoft Devices launched the Microsoft Lumia 535 with the latest Windows Phone 8.1 operating system and Lumia Denim, bringing the best Microsoft services to more affordable price levels. Offering five great integrated Microsoft experiences, a wide-angle 5 megapixel front facing camera, and a spacious 5 inch display protected...
  • Sachin Tendulkar announced as ICC World Cup 2015 ambassador 22-12-2014 12:06 PM

    The International Cricket Council (ICC) on Monday announced Sachin Tendulkar as the ICC Cricket World Cup 2015 ambassador. It will be the second successive time that the Indian maestro will be the ambassador of the ICC's pinnacle tournament, after he fulfilled the role in the previous event, which was co-hosted...
  • Hockey India announces its 'Hockey India On-line Academy Platform' 17-12-2014 03:56 PM

    New Delhi: Hockey India in its endeavour to produce and nurture young talent in hockey, on Wednesday announced the launch of its online academy platform which gives a huge boost to the coaches who are responsible towards the development of young talent from the grass-roots level. The initiative coined as...
  • NComputing adjudged the 'Greenest' Technology at the Express IT 2014 Awards 17-12-2014 01:42 PM

    NComputing, the leader in client virtualisation solutions, was adjudged the 'greenest' technology at the Express IT Awards 2014. With over 300 companies contesting this year, NComputing won the Gold in the 'Green Technology Awards' category for its commitment to environment sustainability through technological innovation. Zoho Corporation and Tata Consultancy Services...
  • 123 players retained, 5 traded across teams for IPL 8 16-12-2014 07:39 PM

    A total of 123 cricketers, including 79 Indians and 44 overseas, were retained by the franchises for the 2015 edition of the Indian Premier League. Five Indian cricketers have been traded during the trading window this year. The window for the franchises to extend the player contracts on existing terms...
  • List of agreements signed between Russia and India 11-12-2014 04:37 PM

    New Delhi: Russian President Vladimir Putin arrived in Delhi for the annual summit talks with Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Thursday that is aimed at building on the already close strategic ties, particularly in the fields of nuclear energy, hydrocarbons and defence. Here is the list of agreements signed during...
  • Nita Ambani launches ISL grassroots football programme 07-12-2014 02:28 PM

    Mumbai: Mrs. Nita Ambani, founder and chairperson of Football Sports Development Limited (FSDL), today launched the ISL grassroots football movement at the Dhirubhai Ambani International School, Mumbai. The programme will create a platform for the development of grassroots football activity and talent-scouting across the country. The ISL grassroots programme aims...
  • Union Minister Mahesh Sharma joins Ponty Chadha Foundation's 'Swachh Noida' campaign 05-12-2014 05:11 PM

    Noida: On the occasion of International Day of Persons with Disabilities, children with 'special needs' from the Mata Bhagwanti Chadha Niketan (MBCN) initiated a 'Swachh Noida' Campaign, organised by The Ponty Chadha Foundation. Union Minister Dr Mahesh Sharma cheered the students and started the cleanliness drive as the chief guest...
  • L'Oreal unveils 'Basic science for modern cosmetic dermatology' 03-12-2014 04:00 PM

    In the august company of the Ambassador of France, leading lights of Indian Dermatologists and L'Oreal's top research and innovation experts, L'Oreal launched "Basic Science for Modern Cosmetic Dermatology", a unique collaborative book co-authored by 24 Indian dermatologists and 24 L'Oreal R&I experts. Edited by Professor Srinivas and Dr Verschoore;...
  • Pluss Polymers wins CII Industrial Innovation Award 2014 for MiraCradle Neonate Cooler 03-12-2014 02:33 PM

    New Delhi: Pluss polymers, a materials research and manufacturing company involved in the field of specialty polymeric additives and phase change materials for thermal energy storage, has won the CII Industrial Innovation Award 2014 in the Manufacturing sector -Micro and Small Enterprise Category. The award was given for the company's...
  • ISL fourth best league in world by average attendance, hits 1 million in-stadia fans 28-11-2014 05:39 PM

    A staggering 1 million fans have so far thronged stadia across the country to watch the ongoing Indian Super League, as India's most-watched football league sets yet another benchmark in its inaugural season. This landmark achievement continues to signal the countrywide excitement for the League, and is a further proof...
  • Hockey India League to kick off in Bhubaneswar on Jan 22: full schedule 25-11-2014 05:02 PM

    Post the Hockey India League (HIL) Players Closed Bid 2014, where the selection of the players for the six different franchise was set in stone, Hockey India (HI) on Tuesday announced the match schedule for the third edition of the Hero Hockey India League. The league is a month-long thrilling...
  • Sarjubala and Saweety win silver medals at the Women's World Boxing Championships 24-11-2014 07:32 PM

    Shamjetsabam Sarjubala and Saweety won silver medals at the Women's World Boxing Championships Jeju 2014 in the Women's Light Fly (45-48 kg) weight category and Women's Light Heavy (81 kg) weight category respectively. Sarjubala, a 2011 world youth champion, had defeated Thailand's Chuthamat Raksat 38-38, 40-36, 39-37, while Saweety got...
  • Sports Minister agrees to Terry Walsh's 'proposals' in principle: SAI 18-11-2014 07:01 PM

    New Delhi: The Sports Authority of India, who constituted a six member committee to study the proposals of Indian hockey coach Terry Walsh after his resignation, met the Sports Minister Sarbananda Sonowal on Tuesday. The committee comprising of former Indian hockey players Ajit Pal Singh, Ashok Kumar, Zafar Iqbal, High...
  • Leander Paes replaces David Ferrer in Champions Tennis League's Punjab Marshalls 11-11-2014 06:12 PM

    Bangalore: Champions Tennis League on Tuesday announced that Indian tennis professional, World No. 29 (Doubles) Leander Paes would now be completing team Punjab Marshalls in CTL 2014. Among the most successful professional Indian tennis players and former captain of the Indian Davis Cup team, Leander is the recipient of India's...
  • Sony World Photography Awards launch hunt to uncover India's best photographer 10-11-2014 01:33 PM

    New Delhi: The Sony World Photography Awards, one of the world's most prestigious photography competitions, together with Sony Asia Pacific, launches a competition to discover India's best photographer. India National Award is open to photographers of all abilities from India. Entries are free via worldphoto website and photographers can enter...
  • Hockey: India stun world champions Australia to win series 3-1 09-11-2014 06:59 PM

    New Delhi: In their fourth and last match of the series with Australia being played at the Perth Hockey Stadium, India took the hosts by surprise and finished with a 3-1 win over the world champions, thus bagging the series 3-1. Upbeat on the last two triumphs against Australia, India...
  • Imran Khan lauds Modi for anti-black money initiatives 07-11-2014 01:03 PM

    Islamabad: Pakistan's opposition leader Imran Khan is all praise for Prime Minister Narendra Modi for his efforts to bring back black money stashed in foreign banks. "Whatever you say about him, he is a faithful man," said the cricketer-turned politician, who has been demanding for similar initiatives in Pakistan. He...
  • Sachin Tendulkar Interview: the master opens up on past, present and future 05-11-2014 08:56 PM

    Sachin Tendulkar's tell-all autobiography 'Playing It My Way' was officially released on Tuesday - ending the wait of cricket fraternity and fans around the globe. Here's what he had to say post the launch: Between tennis and cricket Definitely a cricketer! Tennis was good fun. I enjoyed playing tennis, I...
  • Bhuvneshwar Kumar wins ICC People's Choice Award 05-11-2014 01:22 PM

    India fast bowler Bhuvneshwar Kumar has won this year's People's Choice Award. He now becomes only the fourth cricketer to win this coveted prize after Sachin Tendulkar, who was the first-ever recipient in 2010, Sri Lanka's Kumar Sangakkara, who won it in 2011 and 2012, and India captain Mahendra Singh...
  • Australia thrash India 4-0 in the first hockey Test 04-11-2014 07:32 PM

    Perth: India went down to Australia 0-4 in the first match of the four-match Test series in Perth on Tuesday. Both the teams started with aggressive attacks since the first minute and challenged each other's defence line. However, it was Australia who earned a penalty corner in the 15th minute...