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  • School dropout scenario in India 'extremely high': UNICEF 11-03-2014 04:56 PM

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  • Maruti Suzuki sales down 4.4 per cent at 90,924 units in December 01-01-2014 12:56 PM

    Country's largest carmaker Maruti Suzuki India on Wednesday reported 4.4 per cent decline in its total sales at 90,924 units in December 2013 as against 95,145 units in the same month previous year. Domestic sales during the month stood at 86,613 units, up 5.5 per cent from 82,073 units in...
  • Wesley Sneijder left out of Dutch squad for friendly 01-08-2013 12:45 PM

    The Hague: Galatasaray midfielder Wesley Sneijder has been left out of the preliminary Netherlands squad for the friendly against Portugal on August 14. Dutch coach Louis van Gaal named 26 players in his provisional squad for the match in Faro, Portugal, reports Xinhua. Among others, the regular big names like...
  • Would love to do the sequel of 'Man of Steel': Amy Adams 12-06-2013 12:52 PM

    New Delhi: Amy Adams not only connects with her character's determination in 'Man of Steel' but also feels blessed to have featured in the movie. She says she would be honoured to do its sequel if there'll be one. "I think that one of the things I have in common...
  • Hayden surprised at Sehwag's exclusion from Indian team 07-03-2013 03:39 PM

    India dropped the out-of-form Virender Sehwag for the remainder of the ongoing Test series against Australia on Thu ...
  • US: Facebook fatigue sets in, 60 pc users take a break 08-02-2013 10:56 AM

    While in India, the social networking site is still a hit, in the US nearly 60 percent of Facebook users are taking a break. ...
  • Trott shows lack of sportsman spirit 15-11-2012 04:22 PM

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  • Dropping Gayle proved costly: Harbhajan 10-05-2012 10:10 AM

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  • Furious Lehmann slams Deccan fielding 17-04-2012 09:44 PM

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  • Chandimal spills Kohli 21-02-2012 05:26 PM

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  • Rohit's butter fingers cost India 19-02-2012 04:51 PM

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  • Haddin dropped due to poor form: CA 17-02-2012 03:06 PM

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  • Siddle may be rested for Adelaide Test 17-01-2012 08:05 PM

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  • FM expects inflation to moderate to 6-7 pc 01-12-2011 01:41 PM

    New Delhi: Encouraged by a steep fall in food inflation to 8 per cent, Finance Minister Pranab Mukherjee on Thursday said the overall rate of price rise will moderate to around 6-7 per cent by March, 2012. "If this trend continues, perhaps we may have the year-end inflation at around...
  • Q2 GDP growth slows down to 6.9 pc from 8.4 pc 30-11-2011 11:23 AM

    New Delhi: Strengthening the indications of an economic slowdown, India's GDP grew by just 6.9 per cent in the second quarter this fiscal in comparison to 8.4 per cent expansion in the same period last year due to poor performance of the manufacturing, agriculture and mining sectors. Gross domestic product...
  • Snapshot: World's most expensive yellow diamond 16-11-2011 02:34 PM

    Geneva: World's largest pear shaped yellow diamond was auctioned lately at Sotheby's semi-annual jewellery sale in Geneva. The diamond is popular as the 'Sun-Drop Diamond'. It weighs 110.03 carats and was sold for $70.17 million. It is a world record for a yellow diamond. ...
  • India talks tough to Denmark on Kim Davy issue 08-07-2011 07:41 PM

    New Delhi: India has talked tough to Denmark on the extradition fiasco of Kim Davy, the main accused in the Purulia arms dropping case. Sources say, Copenhagen is obliged to ensure that Davy, a terrorist and a gunrunner, doesn't get shelter in Denmark. India has also warned Denmark of similar...
  • India may make fresh move to extradite Davy 08-07-2011 11:50 AM

    New Delhi: The Government may make a fresh diplomatic move with Denmark after it refused to file an appeal in its Supreme Court for the extradition of Kim Davy, an accused in the Purulia arms drop case, to India. The CBI is also mulling other options to bring Davy to...
  • Kim Davy case: India lodges protest with Denmark 07-07-2011 07:59 PM

    New Delhi: India has lodged a strong protest with Denmark over the remarks made by Danish High Court about the human rights conditions in this country while rejecting plea to extradite Purulia arms drop accused Kim Davy, saying such observations were unacceptable. Sources in the Government said that the External...
  • Newsmaker of the day: Peter Bleach 30-06-2011 11:05 PM

    Former British intelligence man Peter Bleach was convicted in the Purulia arms drop case but later pardoned. ...
  • Purulia arms drop: Davy not to be extradited 30-06-2011 04:14 PM

    New Delhi: In a major setback to the Central Bureau of Investigation (CBI), Niels Christien Nielsel alias Kim Davy, the key accused in 1995 Purulia arms drop case, will not be extradited to India to face prosecution in the case. The Danish court on Thursday rejected the petition to extradite...
  • Will Kim Davy be extradited to India? 30-06-2011 07:35 AM

    New Delhi: The case of Kim Davy, the key accused in 1995 Purulia arms drop case will come up for hearing on Thursday in a Danish High court. India is hoping for his extradition. Niels Christien Nielsel @ Niels Hocks @Kim Davy is the main conspirator in dropping sophisticated arms...
  • Danish HC rejects Davy's plea of old warrant 20-05-2011 04:16 PM

    New Delhi: The Danish High Court dismissed Purulia Arms drop case accused Kim Davy's plea that CBI's arrest warrant cannot be the basis for his extradition to India since it had expired and will deliver it's verdict before July. The CBI said Davy's plea that the warrant was an old...
  • Major goof-up by CBI in Purulia arms drop case 19-05-2011 08:00 AM

    New Delhi: Two days after the 'most wanted list' gaffe by the Home Ministry, there has been another major goof-up by investigating agencies. A CBI team landed in Copenhagen for Kim Davy's extradition in the Purulia arms drop case with an expired warrant. The team was unaware that the warrant,...
  • Bharti scrip drops on bourses in early trade 05-05-2011 11:22 AM

    Mumbai: Shares of telecom operator Bharti airtel on Thursday fell by over 4 per cent on the bourses in morning trade after the company reported a dip of 31.48 per cent in net profit for the quarter ended March 31, 2011. The shares of the country's largest telecom player fell...