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  • 3rd Test: England ring a 'Bell' to lead India by 544 runs on Day 2 41 minutes ago

    England started turning the screws on India in the second Test at Lord's, inspired by a century from Ian Bell on day two that ended with the hosts in the lead by 544 and the visitors staring at the prospect of saving the game. England, who resumed the day at 247...
  • CWG 2014: Indian shooters' domination continues with Jitu Rai's gold 1 hour 57 minutes ago

    Ace Indian shooter Ronjan Sodhi reflects on Jitu Rai's gold in 50m air pistol event, which took India to the No. 4 spot on the CWG medals tally. ...
  • India keen to work with Uganda for development partnership: Modi 2 hours 13 minutes ago

    New Delhi: Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Monday expressed India's desire to join hands with Uganda for development partnership in all fields. The desire was conveyed when Ugandan Foreign Minister Sam Kutesa called on Modi. Kutesa conveyed a message of felicitation to the Prime Minister from Ugandan President Yoweri Museveni on...
  • CWG 2014: Boxers Vijender, Devendro enter quarters 2 hours 27 minutes ago

    Glasgow: Star Indian boxer Vijender Singh (75kg) continued his sublime form to enter the quarterfinals along with gritty youngster L Devendro Singh (49kg) in the 20th Commonwealth Games on Monday. Vijender, a former Olympic and World Championships bronze-medallist, outpunched Namibia's Mujandjae Kasuto 3-0 in a lopsided contest to make the last-eight...
  • News 360: Pak mob kills 3 over blasphemous Facebook post 2 hours 54 minutes ago

    A Pakistani mob killed a woman member of a religious sect and two of her grand daughters after a sect member was accused of posting blasphemous material on Facebook, police said on Monday, the latest instance of growing violence against minorities. ...
  • India's mission in Tripoli advises all Indian nationals to leave Libya 2 hours 24 minutes ago

    New Delhi: The India's mission in Tripoli on Monday advised all its nationals to leave Libya as Civil war has worsens in the country. The development came after the US and UK closed their embassies in the the strife-torn country. There are more than 6000 Indians employed in Libya who asked to...
  • CWG 2014: Indian shuttlers miss out on mixed team bronze 4 hours 18 minutes ago

    Glasgow: Indian shuttlers failed to replicate the performance of the 2010 Commonwealth Games at the 2014 edition here as they lost the mixed team bronze medal playoff 2-3 to Singapore at the Emirates Arena here Monday. India, who won silver four years ago at home, could not come out with their...
  • CWG 2014: Indian paddlers lose men's team bronze playoff 4 hours 32 minutes ago

    Glasgow: India's men paddlers suffered a disappointing finish in the team bronze medal playoff, losing to Nigeria 1-3 at the Commonwealth Games on Monday. India, who had won the bronze in the same category four years ago at home in New Delhi, started well by winning the first singles match but...
  • CWG 2014: Jitu Rai wins gold in 50m pistol 6 hours 10 minutes ago

    Shooters Jitu Rai and Gurpal Singh clinched the men's 50-metre pistol gold and silver respectively to take India to No. 4 in the medals tally. ...
  • Amazon India to open 5 centres for faster delivery 6 hours 14 minutes ago

    New Delhi: Global e-commerce giant Amazon will open 5 new centres across India to ensure faster product delivery in the fiercely competitive online shopping space, which is dominated by homegrown players like Flipkart and Snapdeal. The US-based firm already has two fulfilment centres (FCs) in Mumbai and Bangalore. With the addition...
  • CWG 2014: Jitu Rai's gold extends the domination of shooters 2 hours 23 minutes ago

    Glasgow: Glasgow: 'Pistol King' Jitu Rai kept his reputation intact by clinching the gold medal while the seasoned Gagan Narang and Gurpal Singh claimed a silver each as shooters continued their heroics to add three more medals to India's kitty on the fifth day of competitions in the 20th Commonwealth...
  • CWG 2014: Australia test awaits Sardar Singh and Co. in Glasgow 7 hours 3 minutes ago

    Glasgow: With two easy victories under their belt, a confident India will face their first real test in the men's hockey event when they take on world champions and title holders Australia in the next group match at the 20th Commonwealth Games on Tuesday. Ninth ranked India started their campaign in...
  • Wife's plea to release her husband, a prisoners of war 8 hours 47 minutes ago

    Nirmal Kaur's husband was taken as a prisoner of war in the 1971 India-Pakistan war. ...
  • The CJ Show: Saluting the pride of India - our soldiers 9 hours 1 minutes ago

    On the show this week we focus on issues that our soldiers and their families face. ...
  • CWG 2014: Jitu Rai breaks Games record to enter 50m men's pistol finals 9 hours 30 minutes ago

    Glasgow: Indian shooter Jitu Rai broke the Commonwealth Games record to march into the 50-metre men's pistol finals while compatriot Gurpal Singh also qualified, finishing sixth, at the Barry Buddon Shooting Centre on Monday. Rai, 27, amassed 562 points and finished top of the standings, a sizeable 15 points ahead of...
  • CWG 2014: Saurav Ghosal loses to Willstrop in men's squash semis 9 hours 51 minutes ago

    Glasgow: India's Saurav Ghosal was outclassed by former World No.1 James Willstrop of England in straight sets in the men's singles squash semi-finals at the Scotstoun Squash Campus. The 27-year-old fourth seed lost 8-11, 8-11, 5-11 Sunday night. Ghosal's hard-fought 3-2 victory over New Zealand's Campbell Grayson in the quarter-finals had made...
  • 'No need for blindfolds, there's no electricity': 10 problems Mr. Grey would face if '50 Shades of Grey' was made in India 10 hours 8 minutes ago

    From the moment the first book from 50 Shades Trilogy hit the shelves in 2011, women across the world were already imagining their favourite actors as Christian Grey. The young women in India went weak in the knees at the thought of Christian Grey and secretly hoped they could swap...
  • CWG 2014 Live: India jump to fourth place in medals tally with Jitu's gold 3 hours 18 minutes ago

    (Scroll down to the bottom of the page for Live updates) Day 4 Round-up: It was double delight for India in the 2014 Commonwealth Games men's weightlifting as Sathish Sivalingam won the gold and Ravi Katulu the silver. Shooters Shreyasi Singh and Mohammed Asab clinched the double trap silver and the bronze,...
  • A blind primary school teacher, cancer survivor, 16-year-old headmaster: Meet 7 teachers in India who are making a change 11 hours 35 minutes ago

    From the time you learned how to scribble ABCs on a three-ruled notebook to the time you graduated out of college, it was always the teacher who guided you through every stage in life. The lessons you learn in life aren't necessarily delivered under the roof of a school. You...
  • CWG 2014: Indian paddlers to face Nigeria for bronze 14 hours 21 minutes ago

    Glasgow: India lost 1-3 to England in the 2014 Commonwealth Games men's team table tennis semi-final and will have to be content with playing for the bronze medal against Nigeria. The country's top singles player Achanta Sharath Kamal was shocked by an energetic Liam Pitchford, who is ranked five places below,...
  • 3rd Test: Bowlers key for India on day two, England comfortable at 247/2 14 hours 0 minutes ago

    Indian bowlers will be hoping to make quick inroads in England's batting line up when the team walk out for the second day of action in the third Test at the Southampton. India sorely missed their hero of Lord's victory, Ishant Sharma, who was ruled out due to an ankle...
  • China enters Indian territory in Ladakh again, Opposition targets PM Modi 11 hours 49 minutes ago

    Ladakh: China has dared India again with another incursion in Ladakh. The Chinese Army has set up tents inside the Indian territory in Demchok in Ladakh. Bharatiya Janata Party MP Thupstan Chhewang said that the Chinese Army has destroyed nomads' tents in the area and have tried to erect their tents....
  • Alastair Cook delighted to return among runs 15 hours 44 minutes ago

    Southampton: Alastair Cook on Monday missed out on his 26th Test century by five just runs but the English skipper said even though it was frustrating he was delighted to get out of his prolonged poor form. Cook marked his return to form with a dogged 95 while youngster Gary Ballance...
  • Ishant Sharma to undergo more tests on sore leg: bowling coach 15 hours 53 minutes ago

    Southampton: India's bowling coach Joe Dawes was apprehensive about Ishant Sharma's fitness, saying the pace spearhead will undergo tests in the next few days after missing out on the second test due to a sore leg. Tall fast bowler Pankaj Singh replaced Ishant in the Indian squad. "Ishant has a sore leg....
  • CWG 2014: India lose badminton semi-final to England 3-0 16 hours 2 minutes ago

    Glasgow: India lost to England 3-0 in the semi-finals of the badminton competition at the Commonwealth Games here late on Sunday night. India's men and mixed doubles teams fought well over three games, but could not in cross the line and Parupalli Kashyap lost his singles match against Rajiv Ouseph in...
  • CWG 2014: Sathish wins gold, Ravi bags silver in men's 77kg weightlifting 21 hours 36 minutes ago

    Glasgow: A dominant Sathish Sivalingam rewrote the Games Snatch record en-route to his gold medal winning performance while Ravi Katulu finished second behind him in the men's 77kg weightlifting event at the Commonwealth Games on Sunday. Sathish, 22, the 2013 Commonwealth Championships gold medallist, lifted a total of 328kg (149+179) to pip...
  • CWG 2014: Gold for Sathish Sivalingam, Ravi Katulu bags silver in weightlifting 21 hours 35 minutes ago

    Glasgow: It was double delight for India in the 2014 Commonwealth Games men's weightlifting as Sathish Sivalingam won the gold and Ravi Katulu the silver in the 77kg Group A at the Clyde Auditorium here on Sunday. Sathish lifted a total of 328 kg to set a Games Record while Ravi...
  • CWG 2014: India lose 0-3 against New Zealand in women's hockey Yesterday

    Glasgow: India eves failed to keep their winning momentum going as they were blanked 0-3 by higher-ranked New Zealand in their second Group match at the 20th Commonwealth Games on Sunday. India, ranked 13th in the world, showed glimpses of individual brilliance but the girls failed to combine as a team...
  • CWG 2014: Punam Yadav wins bronze in women's 63kg weightlifting 23 hours 13 minutes ago

    Glasgow: Punam Yadav clinched India's seventh medal in the weightlifting event of the Commonwealth Games as she lifted a total of 202kg to claim a bronze in the women's 63kg category on Sunday. Punam, who won a bronze in junior Asian Championship early this year, was locked in a gripping battle...