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  • India submits bid to host FIFA U-17 World Cup 14-11-2013 05:21 PM

    New Delhi: The All India Football Federation (AIFF) on Thursday announced that India had submitted an official bid to host the 2017 FIFA U-17 World Cup. "We are happy that we could submit all the necessary bid documents before the deadline," AIFF General Secretary Kushal Das told www.the-aiff.com. "I am...
  • BlackBerry not a strategic fit for us: SAP CFO 27-10-2013 11:03 AM

    Franfurt: German business software group SAP is not interested in bidding for troubled smartphone maker Blackberry, its chief financial officer told a German magazine. "BlackBerry doesn't fit with our strategy," Werner Brandt told Euro am Sonntag in an interview, adding that SAP already offers mobile solutions and did not need...
  • Pak denies reports of incursions even as Keran gunbattle enters 13th day 06-10-2013 02:00 PM

    Hyderabad: Pakistan High Commissioner to India Salman Bashir denied all reports of terrorists infiltrating into India from Pakistan and called them 'baseless'. Bashir's statement came even as the gunbattle between the Indian Army and terrorists in Keran has been going on for thirteen days. He called Pakistan a victim of...
  • No end to Army operation in Keran, gunbattle enters 13th day 06-10-2013 10:45 AM

    Srinagar: Thirteen days since the operation in Keran started, the gunfight between the Army and the terrorists is still on. The Army is battling 30 to 40 terrorists who had infiltrated in the Keran sector. This even as Army Chief General Bikram Singh said the Keran intrusion is in no...
  • Army foils another infiltration bid in Keran, 4 terrorists killed 05-10-2013 08:50 AM

    Srinagar: The Army on Saturday foiled another infiltration bid in Keran sector after a 2-hour gunbattle with the terrorists. Four terrorists have been killed in the incident and six AK 47 rifles, 4 pistols and other warlike ammunitions have been recovered from the terrorists. This incident has been reported from...
  • India @ 9 with Rajdeep Sardesai 02-10-2013 11:33 PM

    Catch the day's top stories with Rajdeep Sardesai on India @ 9. ...
  • J&K: High alert in Kathua, Jammu after villagers claim they saw terrorists 28-09-2013 11:41 AM

    Kathua: Police and the Army have launched a massive search operation in Diyalachak near Hiranagar border in Jammu and Kashmir after villagers claim they sighted terrorists in the area. Police have sounded a high alert in Kathua and Jammu. This comes two days after terrorists attacked a police station in...
  • Watch: Movement of terrorists trying to cross LoC captured through UAV 27-09-2013 02:25 PM

    Srinagar: A footage shot by an unmanned aerial vehicle shows the movements of suspected terrorists in Kupwara where an infiltration bid has been foiled the Army. GoC 15 Corps Lt Gen Gurmeet Singh said that the encounter is on to foil the massive infiltration bid by 4 groups of terrorists....
  • Coal scam: Attorney General to answer questions in SC today 18-09-2013 08:28 AM

    The Centre on Tuesday faced a tough time in justifying the controversial coal block allocations in the Supreme Court which fired a volley of questions seeking explanation on various issues including why bidding procedure was not followed in giving away the valuable natural resource. The AG, who was flanked by...
  • India bids for 2018 hockey World Cup 10-09-2013 06:25 PM

    Lausanne: India, who earlier hosted the men's hockey World Cup in 2010 (New Delhi) and 1982 (Bombay), is among the five countries that have bid for the 2018 Hockey World Cup. Four official proposals to host the men's World Cup have been made, with a further three submissions made for...
  • J&K: Army foils infiltration attempt in Kupwara, combing operations on 18-08-2013 11:03 AM

    Srinagar: The Indian Army foiled an infiltration attempt in the early hours of Sunday in Keran sector of Kupwara in Jammu and Kashmir. A group of terrorists tried to sneak in but Army opened fired on them. The firing continued for some time and the operation is still on. Pakistan...
  • J&K: Army kills a Pakistani intruder along LOC 01-07-2013 05:48 PM

    Jammu: A Pakistani intruder was killed along the Line of Control in Poonch sector on Monday morning when the Army foiled an infiltration bid by firing at him, resulting in detonation of explosives carried by him. The incident took place in Saujiyan sector of Poonch at 4.30 am when alert...
  • Syrian Prime Minister escapes assassination bid 30-04-2013 07:33 AM

    Damascus: Syrian Prime Minister Wael al-Halqi escaped an assassination bid when a bomb exploded near his convoy in Damascus. The attack killed at least five people and left several others injured including the country's interior minister. The Prime Minister was not hurt. There was no immediate claim of responsibility for...
  • Vodafone investors want full takeover by Verizon 27-04-2013 06:54 AM

    London: Six major Vodafone investors said $100 billion was not enough for the British company's stake in its US joint venture with Verizon Communications, and urged the latter to come up with an offer of at least $120 billion. Their comments followed a Reuters report on Wednesday that Verizon had...
  • Pak violates ceasefire, infiltration bid foiled 01-09-2011 01:25 PM

    Srinagar/Islamabad: An Indian JCO and three Pakistani soldiers were killed in first major violation of ceasefire in Kashmir valley this year, when troops from the two sides traded heavy gunfire, officials said. The violation took place in the key Keran sector in north Kashmir, which is the major ingress route...
  • NOTW hacked Gordon Brown's accounts 12-07-2011 08:54 AM

    London: Allegations that former British prime minister Gordon Brown was a target of illegal data gathering by Rupert Murdoch's newspapers have piled pressure on the media baron as he tries to prevent investors pulling out of his News Corp empire. Murdoch and the British government tried to draw the financial...
  • French Finance Minister to launch IMF bid 25-05-2011 04:20 PM

    Paris/Washington: France's finance minister was set on Wednesday to enter the race to head the IMF, succeeding the fallen Dominique Strauss-Kahn, despite anger in big emerging economies over Europe's "obsolete" lock on the job. Christine Lagarde is to announce her candidacy at a Paris news conference (0945 GMT) after diplomatic...
  • Unnikrishnan's uncle dies after immolation bid 05-02-2011 11:06 AM

    New Delhi: Uncle of Major Sandeep Unnikrishnan, the NSG commando killed by terrorists during the 26/11 attacks who attempted self-immolation on Thursday outside Parliament, died on Friday night. The 56-year-old K Mohanan suffered 98 percent burns when he set himself on fire. Although it was not clear why he took...
  • Immolation bid by Major Unnikrishnan's uncle 03-02-2011 09:41 PM

    New Delhi: Uncle of Major Sandeep Unnikrishnan, the NSG commando killed by terrorists during the 26/11 attacks, attempted to set himself on fire in front of Parliament on Thursday. He has been admitted to the RML hospital in the capital with 70 per cent burns. Reports suggest he was upset...
  • Obama to back India's UNSC seat bid during visit? 21-10-2010 03:57 PM

    New Delhi: India could get broad support in its bid for a permanent seat at the United Nations Security Council during US President Barack Obama's visit, sources said. With two weeks left for Obama's India visit - the US has a bagful of promises for New Delhi. Among the gifts...
  • John Lennon's lyrics up for auction 29-04-2010 08:16 PM

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  • Chicago bids for 2016 Olympic Games 24-09-2009 12:35 AM

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