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  • Google's April Fool's prank broke site's own security Yesterday

    New Delhi: While Google was playing a prank on its users on April Fool's Day with its practical, digital jokes, one of its own pranks put to risk the site's security. When users visited Google's homepage on April 1, they were greeted with entire content displayed backwards. However, researchers at...
  • After conquering Tests, Murali Vijay working towards one-day return 2 days ago

    New Delhi: Murali Vijay was widely praised for his batting exploits in the Test series Down Under but the stylish Indian opener says he equally enjoys playing in the shorter formats despite the transition from five-day cricket to T20 being 'tough'. The 31-year-old also feels that a regular spot in the...
  • Cartoon of the day: Masarat Alam arrested for waving Pakistani flag in Srinagar 2 days ago

    Hurriyat leader Masarat Alam was arrested by the Jammu and Kashmir Police on Friday morning at his home in Srinagar. Alam was booked under the Unlawful Activities Prevention Act and arrested for raising pro-Pakistani slogans and waving Pakistani flag in Srinagar. ...
  • RTE, still a far cry? 3 days ago

    CNN-IBN Correspondent @runjhunsharmas does a status check of a few schools in Chhattisgarh to expose the deplorable conditions of the education system. ...
  • Photo of the day: Twinkle Khanna warns Baba Ramdev about future competition from daughter Nitara 4 days ago

    Twinkle Khanna who is now a a columnist for a popular Indian daily, also like to keep in touch with her fans through the micro blogging site Twitter. She took to twitter to share a picture of her self with her daughter Nitara. The picture shows baby Nitara watching her...
  • Young guns have taken over, says Jason Day 4 days ago

    Jordan Spieth's U.S. Masters victory struck another huge blow for golf's 'Generation Next', leaving an inspired Jason Day convinced of a changing of the guard. The 21-year-old Spieth's brilliant wire-to-wire win at Augusta shot him up to world number two behind top-ranked 25-year-old Rory McIlroy. Between them, the pair have won the...
  • Delhi government to invite suggestions for participatory budget: AAP April 10, 2015

    New Delhi: In a bid to prepare a participatory budget, Delhi government will be inviting suggestions from public through Mohalla Sabhas. "The Delhi government will be issuing advertisements inviting suggestions from the public for preparing a participatory budget," Aam Aadmi Party's spokesperson Raghav Chadha said on Friday. The demands and suggestions given...
  • Watch: Homeopathy's evolution as an alternative system of medicine April 10, 2015

    World Homeopathy Day is celebrated to commemorate the birth anniversary of homeopathy's founding father Samuel Hahnemann, a German allopathy doctor. ...
  • Gen VK Singh at it again, says overseeing evacuation is less exciting than going to Pakistan embassy April 7, 2015

    Djibouti: Overseeing the safe evacuation of Indians from war-torn Yemen, Minister of State for External Affairs General (retired) VK Singh said the exercise "is less exciting than going to the Pakistani embassy". A former Army Chief, General Singh is camping in Djibouti to oversee the evacuation and made the comments...
  • BJP patriach LK Advani not officially intimated for party's foundation day celebrations April 6, 2015

    New Delhi: BJP patriarch LK Advani on Monday was not officially intimated about the foundation day celebrations at the party head office in the national capital. According to sources, Advani was not even invited for the programme. His residence received a general SMS which was sent to all the party workers....
  • School yoga does not violate religious freedom: US court April 4, 2015

    Los Angeles: A US court has ruled that Yoga classes in an elementary school do not endorse Hinduism or violate students' right to religious freedom and are "devoid of any religious, mystical, or spiritual trappings". A three-member appeals San Diego court in California gave its unanimous ruling on Friday on a...
  • Watch: On World Autism Day, stories creating awareness about the disease April 3, 2015

    In this special show on the occasion of World Autism Day, we bring to you some real stories that aware about the autism. At least 10 million children in India live with autism. For many parents of children in the spectrum, one of the biggest challenge is teaching the world...
  • Our April 1st pranks and who all fell for them April 2, 2015

    On the historic day that was 1st April 2015, IBNLive.com did 5 April Fool's Day special stories, which were potentially true but actually fake news. A lot of people were pranked successfully. A lot of people took it in good humor, a few did not. In the following 5 stories...
  • World Autism Day: How 10 million children in India live with autism April 2, 2015

    At least 10 million children in India live with autism. For many parents of children in the spectrum, one of the biggest challenge is teaching the world to adapt. It is a condition that manifests itself in the first 3 years and was not even recognized as a disorder in...
  • Top tech pranks on April Fools' Day revealed! April 1, 2015

    New Delhi: As the day to fool people around and play practical jokes draws to a close, we bring to you the top and coolest pranks played by the tech giants on April Fools' Day. While some of the pranks were well, just pranks, others did manage to catch us...
  • 21 headlines you really need to watch out for on April Fool's Day April 1, 2015

    Hello good people, it is 1st April today (duh) and on this glorious day, we celebrate fools. And how do we do that? We prank them. It is not the most politically correct celebration, we know. But everyone in the world indulges in it and it is practically a tradition...
  • Google's new April Fools' Day gag asks you to share Chrome selfies in reaction to the websites you visit April 1, 2015

    New Delhi: After turning Google Maps into a PAC-MAN ground, Google now wants you to share your reactions to the websites you visit on its mobile Chrome browser through a selfie. Part of its April Fools' Day pranks, Chrome for Android showed up a button to share a reaction selfie to...
  • Google's April Fools' Day prank: Play PAC-MAN in Google Maps April 1, 2015

    San Francisco: The virtual streets of Google Maps are being transformed into Pac-Man's chomping grounds in celebration of April Fools' Day. Google added the option to convert its popular navigation service into the Pac-Man video game on Tuesday morning, around the same day the calendar turned to April 1 in Asia....
  • Cricket legends call for restoring bat-ball balance in ODIs March 31, 2015

    Sydney: Cricket legends have called for restoring the balance between bat and ball, including easing fielding restrictions and regulating bat thickness, in the ODI format. Michael Holding, Ian Chappell, Rahul Dravid and Martin Crowe, participating as experts in 'ESPNcricinfo' discussion on the future of ODI game, in Sydney after the second...
  • We appreciated General VK Singh's presence at Pakistan Day celebrations: Pakistan envoy March 31, 2015

    A week after the row over MoS External Affairs General VK Singh attending the Pakistan National Day celebrations, Pakistan's envoy to India tried to play down the issue. "We appreciated General VK Singh's presence at Pakistan Day celebrations," said Pakistan envoy. ...
  • Pakistan name Azhar Ali as new ODI captain March 30, 2015

    Islamabad: Pakistan's cricket chiefs on Monday named batsman Azhar Ali as the national side's new one-day international captain, despite the fact he has not made the 50-over team in more than two years. The 30-year-old replaces Misbah-ul-Haq, who retired from ODIs following Pakistan's World Cup quarter-final exit at the hands of...
  • Brad Hogg bats for Steven Smith as Australia skipper March 30, 2015

    Brad Hogg has backed Steven Smith to take over the One-Day International captaincy after Michael Clarke quit the format following Australia's win over New Zealand at the Melbourne Cricket Ground on Sunday (March 29) in the World Cup final. Smith's form over the last few months has turned many heads. After...
  • How could our Ex-Army Chief be part of Pakistan Day celebrations? March 27, 2015

    Retired General VK Singh, former Chief of Indian Army and now Minister of State for Foreign Affairs, attended a dinner hosted on Pakistan Republic Day also called Pakistan Day hosted by Pakistan's envoy to India Abdul Basit which included Kashmiri Separatists who want Kashmir out of India. Ever since the new...
  • MS Dhoni calls for changes in ODI playing conditions March 26, 2015

    Sydney: Indian captain MS Dhoni on Thursday advocated changes in playing conditions governing one-day games, saying too many boundaries can cause boredom and the 50-over matches should not become like T20 outings. "It's my personal opinion, I would like them to change. In the history of cricket we have not seen...
  • Justin Bieber's roast on Indian TV on Fools' Day March 26, 2015

    New Delhi: Singer Justin Bieber's infamous 'roast', hosted by Kevin Hart, will hit Indian television on April 1, just months after the controversial All India Backchod's 'roast' with Bollywood actors Arjun Kapoor and Ranveer Singh. Bieber's 'roast' will be aired in India on April 1 on Comedy Central, within 24 hours...
  • বাংলাদেশের স্বাধীনতা দিবস ২০১৫: Google doodles Bangladesh Independence Day 2015 March 26, 2015

    A Royal Bengal Tiger looks up from a Mangrove swamp framed within a crimson sun in the 2015 Bangladesh National Day Google doodle. March 26 is commemorated as the Independence Day of Bangladesh to celebrate the country's declaration of independence from Pakistan in 1971. The declaration was made by Bangladesh's 'Father of...
  • Gen VK Singh attended Pakistan Day function after Centre's considered decision: MEA March 25, 2015

    New Delhi: External Affairs Ministry on Wednesday said its Minister of State Gen VK Singh attended the Pakistan National Day function after a "considered decision" by the government. "I want to make it very clear he (Singh) went there as government representative. He went there based on a considered decision. He...
  • Japan Prime Minister not to attend China's war parade: report March 25, 2015

    Tokyo: Japan's prime minister is set to rebuff a prickly invitation to a Chinese military parade, a report said on Wednesday, as the former World War II enemies jockey over the telling of their shared history. Tokyo has not officially replied to Beijing's comments on the march, being held to mark...
  • J&K: Separatist Asiya Andrabi booked for unfurling Pakistan flag on its national day in Srinagar March 25, 2015

    Srinagar: An FIR has been registered against Jammu and Kashmir separatist leader Asiya Andrabi for unfurling Pakistan flag on its national day in Srinagar. Asiya has been booked under the Unlawful Activities Prevention Act. "A case has been registered against Andrabi at Nowhatta Police station under Section 13 of Unlawful Activities...