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  • Snapshot: Barack Obama attends Pranab Mukherjee's 'At Home' at Rashtrapati Bhavan 6 hours 2 minutes ago

    President Pranab Mukherjee, Prime Minister Narendra Modi and the Chief Guest of Republic Day, US President Barack Obama, during 'At Home' reception, on 66th Republic Day celebrations, at Rashtrapati Bhavan, on Monday. ...
  • 'Facebook at Work' wants to make workplaces Facebook-friendly January 15, 2015

    New York: The social networking site has launched "Facebook at Work", a service that works like regular Facebook except you use it to connect to colleagues who may or may not be friends. The service is being tested ahead of its public launch scheduled later this year, wired.com reported. "Facebook at Work"...
  • Government unblocks 32 websites as they promise to cooperate, remove 'jehadi' content January 12, 2015

    New Delhi: Government has ordered unblocking of all the 32 websites that were being used by terrorists after these sites promised to cooperate with the authorities and removed 'jehadi' content. "Order was issued on Thursday to unblock all 32 websites that were blocked following complaint of Maharashtra Anti Terrorism Squad (ATS)...
  • 'Fast Times at Ridgemont High' actor Taylor Negron dies at 57 January 11, 2015

    Los Angeles: Taylor Negron, known for roles in numerous TV shows and films including 'Fast Times at Ridgemont High', has died. He was 57. Taylor's death was announced by cousin Chuck Negron, a former member of the rock band Three Dog Night. Taylor died after battling cancer, according to Hollywood...
  • Government unblocks 32 websites as they promise to cooperate January 10, 2015

    New Delhi: Government has ordered unblocking of all the 32 websites that were being used by terrorists after these sites promised to cooperate with the authorities and removed 'jehadi' content. "Order was issued on Thursday to unblock all 32 websites that were blocked following complaint...
  • Comedian Chris Rock and wife Malaak Compton-Rock headed for divorce December 29, 2014

    New York: Comedian Chris Rock and his wife, Malaak Compton-Rock, will divorce after nearly 20 years of marriage, People magazine reported on Sunday. "After much contemplation and 19 years of marriage, Chris and I have decided to go our separate ways," Compton-Rock was quoted as saying in a statement, People reported. Rock,...
  • Odisha chit fund scam: DSP Pramod Panda arrested by CBI December 19, 2014

    Bhubaneswar: In a major embarrassment for Odisha Police, the CBI on Friday evening arrested a Deputy Superintendent of Police (DSP) Pramod Panda for allegedly deriving undue financial benefits from Artha Tatwa Group, a major player in the multi-crore chitfund scam in the state. "Panda, presently a DSP of Odisha Police is...
  • Tabu is a wonderful actress, I'm excited to work with her: Manoj Bajpayee November 29, 2014

    Mumbai: Actor Manoj Bajpayee says he is looking forward to working with Tabu in his upcoming film and calls her a "wonderful actress". "I am excited to work with Tabu. she is a wonderful actress," the actor told IANS. "I will start shooting with her in my next which will be co-produced...
  • Has Modi isolated Pakistan at SAARC? November 26, 2014

    Noting that a good neighbourhood is a universal aspiration, Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Wednesday said, "If we are sensitive to each other's security, and the lives of our people, we will deepen friendships, spur cooperation and advance stability in our region." ...
  • Full speech: Prime Minister Modi's address at the SAARC Summit November 26, 2014

    Kathmandu: Noting that a good neighbourhood is a universal aspiration, Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Wednesday said, "If we are sensitive to each other's security, and the lives of our people, we will deepen friendships, spur cooperation and advance stability in our region." He said the South Asia is a...
  • Need to replace cynicism and skepticism in SAARC countries with optimism, says PM Narendra Modi November 26, 2014

    Kathmandu: In a clear message to the heads of South Asian countries, Prime Minister Narendra Modi focussed on the need to end the cynicism and skepticism that is often linked with the SAARC countries. "When we speak of SAARC, we usually hear two reactions - cynicism and skepticism. We must...
  • Modi flags off Kathmandu-New Delhi bus service November 25, 2014

    Kathmandu: Prime Minister Narendra Modi inaugurated Kathmandu-New Delhi bus service as he began his two-day Nepal visit on Monday. Modi and his Nepalese counterpart Sushil Koirala flagged off the bus service on Monday evening in Kathmandu. Before the flagging off, both the Prime Ministers hopped into the bus which was decorated with...
  • India @ 9 with Palki S Upadhyay November 20, 2014

    Catch the day's top stories with Palki S Upadhyay on India @ 9. ...
  • IFFI 2014 gets eminent International juries onboard November 20, 2014

    Panaji: From noted cinematographer Slawomir Idziak, Chinese filmmaker Zhang Jianya to actress Seema Biswas, the 45th edition of International Film Festival of India (IFFI) that started Thursday has celebrated film personalities from all over the world as its jury. Idziak from Poland, who is also the jury chairman, is a noted...
  • Facebook to launch a professional social network in a few months; aims to take on LinkedIn November 18, 2014

    San Francisco: Facebook's professional version of its social network aimed at businesses will launch in the next few months, a person familiar with the matter told Reuters on Monday. The world's No.1 Internet social network with 1.35 billion monthly users has been quietly testing a version of its website geared toward...
  • Facebook working on a professional social network 'Facebook at Work': Report November 17, 2014

    Bangalore: Facebook is secretly working on a new website called "Facebook at Work" that would allow users to keep their personal profile separate from their work profile, the Financial Times reported. The new website, that will look very much like Facebook, will compete with professional social network LinkedIn, Google, and Microsoft,...
  • India @ 9 with Karma Paljor November 3, 2014

    Catch the day's top stories with Karma Paljor on India @ 9. ...
  • India @ 9 with Bhupendra Chaubey October 20, 2014

    Catch the day's top stories with Bhupendra Chaubey on India @ 9. ...
  • As it happened: Asian Games 2014, Day 11 in Incheon September 30, 2014

    (For LIVE updates, scroll down to the bottom of the page) India's two gold medals on Monday came from discus-thrower Seema Punia and the mixed doubles tennis team of Sania-Myneni, taking it to No. 9 on the medals tally. The two gold on Monday took India's tally to six, with an overall...
  • Congress steers clear of HR Bharadwaj's claim of Nehru opposing quota September 29, 2014

    New Delhi: Congress on Monday steered clear of former Union Minister HR Bharadwaj's claim that Jawaharlal Nehru had opposed quota on caste and communal lines. "I have not read the book and hence will not be able to comment. Moreover, if anything has been written in the book, it could...
  • As it happened: Asian Games 2014, Day 10 September 29, 2014

    (For LIVE updates, scroll down to the bottom of the page) On day nine, Yogeshwar Dutt notched up India's fourth gold medal, while Khushbir Kaur became the first woman from the country to win a medal in 20km Race Walking by clinching a silver. Indian men double pair will be eying gold...
  • As it happened: Asian Games 2014, Day 9 in Incheon September 28, 2014

    (For LIVE updates, scroll down to the bottom of the page) The men's teams in compound archery and squash took India's gold medal tally to three other than three silver and six bronze on the eighth day at Incheon. Kabaddi action starts today and India are seen as heavy favourites to...
  • As it happened: Asian Games 2014, Day 8 September 27, 2014

    (For LIVE updates, scroll down to the bottom of the page) The men's pistol team clinched a silver medal, while Sandeep Sejwal won a rare bronze in swimming but India slipped to the 16th position in the overall standings with a tally of 17 medals on the seventh day at the...
  • Asian Games Day 1 Analysis: Gold on first day lifts Indian spirits September 20, 2014

    After a smart marchpast the previous day, India opened country's quest for medals thorough Shweta Chaudhry in the 10m Air Pistol event. But the day belonged to Jitu Rai, the first to win India a gold medal at Incheon. Jitu, who is the world number one in 10m Air Pistol...
  • Go for Glory: Shooters expected to lead medal haul in Incheon September 19, 2014

    They were mostly off the mark in the recent World Championships but Indian shooters will nonetheless be expected to deliver a bagful of medals when the event kickstarts in the Asian Games. ...
  • Asian Games 2014: Things to know about India September 18, 2014

    Incheon: The cricketcrazy country of India has been improving in Olympic sports due to more exposure in international competition. Though it still has only one individual Olympic gold medal winner shooter Abhinav Bindra India can boast several leading contenders when it comes to the Asian Games. Here are things...
  • Indian walkers going extra mile for Asiad medals September 14, 2014

    New Delhi: Indian race walkers are going the extra mile as they target medals at the Asian Games, starting on Friday in the South Korean city of Incheon. Olympian Irfan Thodi, who finished 10th at the 2012 London Olympics, Ganapathy K. and Khusbir Kaur are India's hopes in the 20km walk...
  • Asian Games 2014: Complete list of Indian athletes September 10, 2014

    Ending days of suspense over the Asian Games contingent, the government cleared a 679member squad that will represent India in the 17th edition of the event to be held in Incheon, South Korea, from 19 September to 4 October. Minister of State (Independent Charge) for Skill Development, Entrepreneurship and Youth Affairs...
  • Wait on Asian Games list continues, India misses crucial meeting September 8, 2014

    New Delhi: The long wait for government clearance of the country's contingent at the upcoming Asian Games continued on Monday with the sports ministry yet to get directions from the Prime Minister's Office, leading to India missing out on the scheduled Delegates Registration Meeting in Incheon. Sports Minister Sarbananda Sonowal had...
  • Maharahstra ATS grill 8 in missing Kalyan boys case who joined ISIS September 1, 2014

    Mumbai: Maharashtra Anti Terrorism Squad on Monday questioned eight people in the missing Kalyan boys case who reportedly joined the terror outfit Islamic State in Iraq and Syria (ISIS). A cleric has also been questioned for allegedly trying to indoctrinate the boys. One of the four boys Arif reportedly died on...