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  • Have you got 'booked' yet? Indians are challenging their friends to name 10 books they have loved growing up in viral, chain dare on Facebook Yesterday

    If you are a regular on Facebook and have friends who read, it's highly likely you have been tagged by one or multiple of them in status updates asking you to name 10 books that have had a deep impact on your life. The newest trend to take over Facebook...
  • 10 things you wanted to know about the 'Ice Bucket Challenge' 1 week ago

    What is the 'Ice Bucket Challenge'? The 'Ice Bucket Challenge' is a campaign to raise money to fight the deadly Lou Gehrig's disease also known as amyotrophic lateral sclerosis (ALS) - a progressive neurodegenerative disease that affects nerve cells in the brain and the spinal cord. The tens of thousands of...
  • Average CEO salary at top Sensex firms near Rs 10 crore July 27, 2014

    New Delhi: The average CEO pay at India's top listed companies has risen to Rs 10 crore a year, but still remains less than one-tenth of over Rs 100 crore median remuneration paid to their peers in the US. The top executives of the country's biggest blue chip companies, forming...
  • CWG 2014: Bindra bids adieu with gold, Malaika gets silver on Day 2 July 26, 2014

    Glasgow: It was a memorable swansong at the Commonwealth Games for Abhinav Bindra as the ace marksman bagged the 10m Air Rifle gold medal in a gripping finale with young schoolgirl Malaika Goel turning out to be surprise package winning silver in the 10m air pistol event. After a cracking opening...
  • CWG 2014: Shooting champion withdrawn after jacket goes missing July 22, 2014

    Commonwealth Games shooting gold medallist Nur Ayuni Farhana Abdul Halim has been left devastated after being ruled out of competing in Glasgow because her competition jacket was lost en route to Scotland. Malaysian Ayuni, who won the gold medal with Nur Suryani Taibi in the 10 metre air rifle pairs in...
  • Hyundai Grand i10 1.0 LPG launched in India at Rs 4.92 lakh July 10, 2014

    Close on the heels of announcing a sale of 1 lakh units of the Grand i10, Hyundai has added a new variant to the line-up that promises to be more frugal than its petrol counterpart. Called the Grand i10 1.0 Kappa Dual VTVT LPGI, the new variant makes use of...
  • BlackBerry Z3's price tag puts it in a fix, the Z10 is still a better deal June 30, 2014

    New Delhi: Struggling smartphone maker BlackBerry appears to have made another wrong move, yet again. In its attempts to get a strong foothold in the Indian smartphone market, BlackBerry last week introduced its cheapest BlackBerry 10 smartphone - the BlackBerry Z3. The company, after a long while managed to hit...
  • Delhi: 3-storey building collapses in Sarai Rohilla June 28, 2014

    At least 10 people including five children have died so far after a three-storey building collapsed in the Sarai Rohilla in New Delhi on Saturday morning. The incident took place in a congested locality and seems to have been caused by construction work on an adjacent plot, a fire official...
  • BlackBerry Z3 with 5-inch display launched in India at Rs 15,990 June 25, 2014

    New Delhi: BlackBerry has launched its mid-range BlackBerry 10 smartphone - Z3 -in India at a price of Rs 15,990. The Z3 features a 1.2 Ghz dual-core processor, 1.5 GB RAM, 8 GB internal memory (expandable upto 32 GB). The phone features a 5-inch (540 x 960 qHD resolution) display and...
  • BlackBerry to offer 2,40,000 Android apps from Amazon's app store for BB10 devices June 19, 2014

    Toronto: BlackBerry Ltd has agreed a licensing deal with Amazon.com Inc that will let the Canadian smartphone maker offer some 240,000 Android applications from Amazon's app store on its line-up of BlackBerry 10 devices this fall. The move allows BlackBerry to add a vast array of consumer-focused apps to its devices,...
  • Teachers to give wake-up calls to parents at 5 am in Mangalore district June 19, 2014

    Mangalore: The parents of the children who are studying in 10th standard will get a wake up call from their teachers at 5 o'clock in the morning from next month. The teachers will ask if their child has woken up or still asleep. If the child is still sleeping, the...
  • BlackBerry Z3 with 5-inch display coming to India on June 25; likely to be priced under Rs 12,000 June 18, 2014

    New Delhi: As part of its efforts to regain lost ground, Canadian handset maker BlackBerry is set to launch its latest 'Z3' smartphone in India next week that is likely to be priced below Rs 12,000 to take head on the likes of Samsung, Motorola, HTC, Microsoft Devices and Micromax. Launched...
  • Shebab claim new attack in Kenya, police say at least 10 dead June 17, 2014

    Nairobi: At least 10 people have been killed in a new overnight attack near Kenya's coast, police said on Tuesday, with Somalia's Al-Qaeda-linked Shebab rebels claiming responsibility. Police said gunmen, apparently part of the same group that massacred close to 50 people in the town of Mpeketoni overnight Sunday, attacked a...
  • Man rapes a 10-year-old girl in Sadarpur, arrested June 14, 2014

    A 10-year-old girl was allegedly assaulted and raped in Sadarpur area, police said in Sitapur on Friday. The incident occurred on Thursday evening when the girl had gone to collect fodder from the field where the accused Arvind assaulted and raped her, Sadarpur Station Officer Kamleshwar Yadav said. When the condition of...
  • 10 die in Pakistan drone strike June 12, 2014

    Islamabad: At least 10 people were killed in a second US drone strike in Pakistan's North Waziristan province, increasing the toll to 16 since Wednesday's attack, media reported Thursday. According to officials, the drone targeted a house near Miranshah and fired eight missiles, The News International reported. The first US drone attack...
  • Did you know at the 1990 World Cup each UAE player who scored was given a Rolls Royce? 10 incredible facts about FIFA World Cup June 4, 2014

    Did you know that FIFA President Sepp Blatter was once the head of the World Society of Friends of Suspenders? Here are 10 bizarre facts about the FIFA World Cup that you probably did not know. ...
  • Class X UP Board exam results to be declared today May 30, 2014

    Lucknow: The results for Class X Uttar Pradesh Board examination will be declared on Friday at 1 pm. Students can check their results on http://upresults.nic.in/. ...
  • Modi unveils 10-point agenda for governance June 14, 2014

    Prime Minister Narendra Modi has unveiled a new 10-point agenda for his ministers. Among other things, Modi wants his colleagues to raise the confidence level of bureaucrats so that they come with more innovative ideas. All ministers have been told to chart a separate 100-day action plan. The focus would...
  • Harda: Missing 10-year-old girl's body found buried in farm May 24, 2014

    Body of a 10-year-old girl, who was missing since May 22, has been found buried in an agricultural field at Kachbaindi village in Harda district, police said on Saturday. The girl's family alleged that she was raped and murdered by a youth, however, police has not confirm the charge. The body was...
  • Top 10 new species for 2014 includes an appealing carnivorous mammal, 12-metre-tall tree hiding in plain sight May 23, 2014

    New Delhi: From the approximately 18,000 new species named during the previous year, an international committee of taxonomists and related experts selected the top 10 that includes an appealing carnivorous mammal, a 12-metre-tall tree that has been hiding in plain sight and a sea anemone that lives under an Antarctic...
  • CBSE Class X examination results declared May 20, 2014

    New Delhi: The Central Board of Secondary Education (CBSE) declared result for Class X examinations on Tuesday. The results were out at 4 pm on CBSE's official website. Students can check their results on www.results.nic.in and www.cbse.nic.in. Students can also receive their results on their mobile phones via SMS. To register for...
  • CBSE class 10 results to be out by 4PM on Tuesday May 19, 2014

    New Delhi: The Central Board of Secondary Education (CBSE) will declare the results of Class 10 examinations at 4 PM on Tuesday. The results can be viewed via the Internet on www.results.nic.in, www.cbseresults.nic.in and www.cbse.nic.in, CBSE officials said. It can also be known through IVRS by dialling 011-24300599, 011-28127030 and 1155536 (for...
  • Madhya Pradesh HSSC Class 10 examination 2014 results declared May 15, 2014

    Bhopal: The Madhya Pradesh Board of Secondary Education (MPSBE) declared the results for Class X board examinations on Thursday, 11 am. Students can check their exam results on http://mpresults.nic.in/ Board of Secondary Education, Madhya Pradesh (MPBSE) is a board of school education in Madhya Pradesh state. ...
  • Sony Xperia Z2 with 20.7MP camera launched in India at Rs 49,990; to be available from May 12 May 8, 2014

    New Delhi: Sony has launched its new flagship smartphone, Xperia Z2, in India at Rs 49,990. Available in White, Black and Purple colour, the Sony Xperia Z2 is powered by the latest Qualcomm Snapdragon 801 quad-core processor clocked at 2.3 GHz along with 3GB of RAM and a 3,200mAh battery....
  • 10 years of Chetan Bhagat's 'Five Point Someone', possibly the world's only most-read book everyone has denied reading May 7, 2014

    No author in literary history has polarised readers as much as Chetan Bhagat since the release of his first semi-autobiographical book 'Five Point Someone' that touched a nerve with readers debating both his style and the quality of his prose. Bhagat is not a literary elite but no other author has...
  • Microsoft, HP partner to launch Windows 8.1-based Omni 10 tablet for students at Rs 29,999 April 22, 2014

    New Delhi: IT major Microsoft has partnered with HP and Pearson to launch a tablet for higher educational students in engineering and management streams. The companies will jointly launch the Windows 8.1 powered 10.1 inch Hewlett-Packard (HP) Omni10 tablet with embedded content from Pearson and Microsoft Office in the higher...
  • Heena Sidhu happy but doesn't want to stop April 11, 2014

    By virtue of consistent performances, shooter Heena Sidhu has become world No.1 in the 10 metres air pistol event. ...
  • Anushka Sharma teams up with Anurag Kashyap's Phantom Films and Eros for 'NH 10' March 25, 2014

    New Delhi: Actress Anushka Sharma's first production venture 'NH 10' will be co-produced by Eros International Media Limited (Eros International) and Phantom Films. To be directed by Navdeep Singh, 'NH 10' is an action thriller about a road trip that goes wrong, and apart from producing it, Anushka will feature in...
  • Modi takes a dig at Sonia Gandhi, calls her '10 numbri' February 28, 2014

    Gulbarga: Bharatiya Janata Party prime ministerial nominee Narendra Modi took his attacks on Gandhi family to another level altogether on Friday when he called Congress President Sonia Gandhi '10 numbri Gandhi' (which in Hindi is used for a crook) during his rally in Karnataka's Gulbarga. Blaming that the Congress believed in...
  • BlackBerry Z10 price slashed for the second time; now available for Rs 17,990 February 26, 2014

    New Delhi: Sagging sales have forced Canadian smartphone maker BlackBerry to cut the price of Z10 for the second time since the launch in India in February last year. Z10, which runs on its latest BB10 operating system, is now priced at Rs 17,990. It was...