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  • Virat Kohli's aggression can be counter-productive: Sunil Gavaskar 58 minutes ago

    New Delhi: Not too impressed with Virat Kohli's outbursts on and off the field, former Indian captain Sunil Gavaskar on Monday said the aggression could backfire badly in the ongoing third cricket Test against Australia as the tourists already have their back against the wall. Australia have taken a massive 326-run...
  • Arun Jaitley rejects Raghuram Rajan's criticism of 'Make in India' 2 hours 22 minutes ago

    New Delhi: Rejecting RBI Governor Raghuram Rajan's criticism of 'Make in India' programme, Finance Minister Arun Jaitley on Monday said it is about manufacturing of quality products at low costs and it was not relevant whether they are sold in India or abroad. "Whether Make...
  • Walmiki brothers all set for Hockey India League 3 hours 5 minutes ago

    New Delhi: The Walmiki brothers, Yuvraj and Devinder and their nephew Anup Amarpal will be a centre of attraction in the Hero Hockey India League as all three of them will represent three different franchisees. While forward player Yuvraj will represent defending champions Delhi Waveriders, his younger brother, midfielder Devinder will...
  • India invites Korean companies to make 'bold' investments 3 hours 37 minutes ago

    Seoul: Calling South Korea an important partner for India's economic growth, External Affairs Minister Sushma Swaraj on Monday invited Korean companies to make "bold investments" and benefit from the 'Make in India' initiative of the government. In her address at the 8th India-South Korea Joint Commission Meeting, Swaraj said Korea...
  • India summons Pakistan High Commissioner Abdul Basit after cancilation of 26/11 mastermind Lakhvi's detention 3 hours 46 minutes ago

    New Delhi: India strongly raised the issue of suspension of detention order of Mumbai attack mastermind Zakiur Rehman Lakhvi. High Commissioner of Pakistan Abdul Basit was summoned to the Ministry of External Affairs by Foreign Secretary Sujatha Singh on Monday afternoon. The Foreign Secretary conveyed strong concern at the lack...
  • If Virat Kohli wants to play aggressive, let him: David Warner 4 hours 48 minutes ago

    Melbourne: Unfazed by Virat Kohli's aggressive body language on the field and no-holds-barred criticism off it, Australian opener David Warner on Monday said the Indian is free to play the way he wishes and the ICC is there to manage if anybody crosses the line. Australia have the upperhand in the...
  • Virat Kohli-Mitchell Johnson verbal volleys continue at the MCG 4 hours 48 minutes ago

    Melbourne: A day after expressing his displeasure at Australia's on-field banter, India vice-captain Virat Kohli on Monday once again had a go at Mitchell Johnson and apparently said something to the home team's pace spearhead as he was walking off after being dismissed. The incident transpired in the 68th over of...
  • Chasing can be tricky on the final day: Ravichandran Ashwin 5 hours 15 minutes ago

    Melbourne: Australia have already stretched the overall lead to 326, but unfazed Indian off-spinner Ravichandran Ashwin said that the team's dressing room atmosphere is positive even though a chase could be tricky on the final day of the third Test at MCG. Despite the Indian bowlers working hard to improve the...
  • 3rd Test: Australia set up exciting final day finish 7 hours 8 minutes ago

    Shaun Marsh's fifty helped Australia stretch their lead to 326 runs against India at stumps on day four of the third Test in Melboure. Marsh (62*) and Ryan Harris (8*) remained unbeaten for hosts with the team ending the day on top with 261 for 7 on board. Ishant Sharma...
  • BJP has advantage in West Bengal but Left will regain its ground: Yechury 7 hours 14 minutes ago

    While accepting that the Bharatiya Janta Party has an advantage in West Bengal, Communist Party of India (Marxist) leader Sitaram Yechury claimed that but people are not moving towards the BJP. Yechury also said that the Left will take time to revive. ...
  • Shiv Sena dares Centre to capture Dawood in Osama-like operation 7 hours 59 minutes ago

    Mumbai: Taking a swipe at the Centre following release of a tape claiming Dawood Ibrahim's presence in Karachi, the Shiv Sena on Monday dared the government to undertake an operation to capture the evasive underworld don just as US forces eliminated terror leader Osama Bin Laden. The Sena, a constituent of...
  • Watch: Infosys Science prize winner Jayant Haritsa's success story 8 hours 9 minutes ago

    We profile Jayant Haritsa, a scientist at the Indian Institute of Science who put India on the global map with this tools on trouble-shooting in database engines and brought laurels to the nation. ...
  • Delhi: 78 trains late, 20 rescheduled due to dense fog, temperature drops to 2 degree celsius 10 hours 54 minutes ago

    Delhi: Delhi recorded the season's coldest day on Sunday with the temperature dropping down to 2 degrees making the capital colder than Shimla which is at 3.8 degrees. It was also one of the foggiest days of the season. A thick layer of fog enveloped the capital, playing spoilsport for...
  • As it happened: Australia vs India, 3rd Test, Day 4 16 hours 22 minutes ago

    (For Blog, scroll down to the bottom of the page) Day 3 Roundup: Virat Kohli (169) and Ajinkya Rahane (147) notched up fine centuries before Australia scalped five wickets in the final session to reduce India to 462/8 at stumps on Day 3 of the third Test. Kohli was out in the...
  • Avail opportunities offered by Make in India campaign: Sushma Swaraj 23 hours 45 minutes ago

    Seoul: External Affairs Minister Sushma Swaraj on Sunday made a strong pitch for the 'Make in India' campaign and asked South Korean companies "to scale up their presence" in the country. "We regard (South) Korea as one of the most valued partners. Korean companies are already household names in India. We...
  • Surprising to see Australians drop so many catches: Virat Kohli Yesterday

    Melbourne: India's premier batsman Virat Kohli on Sunday said, it was unusual to see Australia drop so many catches. Kohli (169) and Ajinkya Rahane (147), primary beneficiaries of Australia's generosity, scored fine centuries to help India launch an inspired reply to the home team's huge first innings score of 530, reaching...
  • Missing AirAsia flight: India puts 3 ships, plane on standby Yesterday

    New Delhi: India has put on standby three ships and a maritime surveillance aircraft for assistance in the search operation after an AirAsia flight with 162 people on board on Sunday went missing en route from Indonesia to Singapore after losing contact with air traffic controllers. Indian Navy sources said one...
  • Ryan Harris laments Australia's poor fielding Yesterday

    Melbourne: Pacer Ryan Harris said on Sunday, the dropped catches stopped Australia from taking control of the the third Test after day three at the Melbourne Cricket Ground (MCG). Harris picked up four wickets for 69 to help Australia restrict India to 462 for eight, but they could have halted India...
  • Virat Kohli thanks Aussie verbal spat for career-high 169 Yesterday

    Melbourne: India's Virat Kohli says Australia's on-field sledging and attempted intimidation sparked his career-high innings of 169 on the third day of the third Test Sunday. Kohli and Ajinkya Rahane (148) put together a fluent 262-run partnership on a placid pitch at the Melbourne Cricket Ground, helping India to 462 for...
  • Shane Warne has been on my back for years: Mitchell Starc Yesterday

    Melbourne: Left-arm pacer Mitchell Starc has hit back at former compatriot and legendary Australian spinner Shane Warne, saying he has been at his back for years and he was not worried by his criticisms any more. "Warnie's been on my back for years, so I'm not too worried about it," Starc...
  • 3rd Test: Kohli, Rahane cast a spell over Aussies as match hangs in balance Yesterday

    Virat Kohli (169) and Ajinkya Rahane (147) notched up fine centuries before Australia scalped five wickets in the final session to reduce India to 462/8 at stumps on Day 3 of the third Test on Sunday in Melbourne. Kohli was out in the last over of the day when Brad...
  • Enigmatic Pujara, valorous Rahane-Kohli talking points of Day 3 Yesterday

    The third day of the Test match and the morning session pretty much tells you which way the Test match is going but a Australia-India Test series has its own share of twists and turns as most of us in India woke up to a chilly morning, only to find...
  • India logs 40 per cent annual increase in cyber crime cases Yesterday

    New Delhi: Hacking, publication of obscene contents, credit card and banking frauds among other cyber crimes have registered an annual increase of more than 40 per cent in the country in the past two years. According to Home Ministry statistics, as many as 71,780 cyber frauds were reported in 2013, while...
  • Government asks its wings to procure 'Made in India' goods Yesterday

    New Delhi: The Cabinet Secretariat has asked all government agencies to give preference to domestically produced goods in its procurement programme in a bid to push Prime Minister Narendra Modi's "Make in India" campaign. "A committee of secretaries has decided that all ministries and departments should identify department-specific domestically manufactured electronic...
  • Cold wave continues unabated in North India, mercury touching new lows Yesterday

    Shimla: Dense fog over the past couple of days has disrupted traffic in most Northern states. The North India cold wave continues unabated. Shimla attracts a lot of tourists in the season as they come for skating. "It is fun coming here and skating in winters. One has to come...
  • As it happened: Australia vs India, 3rd Test, Day 3 Yesterday

    (For Live Blog, scroll down to the bottom of the page) Day 2 Roundup: Steven Smith hit a superb 192 to power Australia to 530 on day two of the third Test on Saturday. In reply, India were 108 for 1 at stumps with Murali Vijay (55*) and Cheteshwar Pujara (25*)...
  • 30 Minutes: Life and times of Bharat Ratna Atal Bihari Vajpayee Yesterday

    The life and times of Bharat Ratna and India's former prime minister Atal Bihari Vajpayee. ...
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    In this segment take a look at the fun recipes to cook. ...