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  • XLRI announces admission to six-month online programme in Agri-Business Management 25-04-2014 12:05 AM

    Xavier School of Management announced admission to a unique six-month online, self-learning Certificate Programme in Agri-Business Management. Constituted in collaboration with iKisan - an Agri Portal promoted by the Nagarjuna Group, the programme would supplement agriculture sector knowledge with skills to enhance business effectiveness, according to a XLRI press release...
  • Not surprised that we have won I-League, says Sunil Chhetri 21-04-2014 11:50 PM

    Margao: His team's name etched in the annals of Indian football history, Bengaluru FC captain Sunil Chhetri on Monday termed the I-League debutants' triumph one of the most "significant moments" of his illustrious career. First-timers Bengaluru FC clinched the I-League title in their debut season courtesy a 4-2 away win...
  • Bengaluru FC edge past Dempo SC 4-2 to win maiden I-League title 21-04-2014 08:45 PM

    Margao: First-timers Bengaluru FC on Monday wrote a new chapter in Indian football by clinching the I-League title in their debut season courtesy a 4-2 away win over Dempo Sports Club here, with captain Sunil Chhetri fittingly netting the final goal. Needing a win to snatch the title ahead of...
  • Bengaluru FC looking to wrap up I-League title against Dempo 21-04-2014 11:46 AM

    Bengaluru FC would look to clinch their maiden I-League title in their debut season with a victory over Dempo FC in their penultimate league match at Nehru Stadium on Monday. Bengaluru FC, who are leading the table with 41 points from 22 matches, need three points from two remaining matches...
  • Watch: One Direction morph into each other in their latest music video 'You and I' 20-04-2014 09:17 AM

    After several glimpses on their Instagram account, the English-Irish pop boy band One Direction finally released their new music video. The love ballad titled, 'You and I' shows the guys being completely natural having fun together. Walking lazily and crooning into the camera, the video showcases the boys one by...
  • East Bengal beat Pune FC 1-2 in I-League 19-04-2014 10:41 PM

    Missed chances and defensive errors cost Pune FC as they squandered a one-goal lead to go down 1-2 to East Bengal in an I-League Round 25 encounter at the Shree Shivchhatrapati Sports Complex on Saturday. Winger Anthony D'Souza (39th minute) put Pune FC ahead in the first half before strikes...
  • Bengaluru FC just a win away from I-League title 17-04-2014 07:09 PM

    Bangalore: Debutant Bengaluru Football Club can script history on Monday and clinch the I-League title if they get past Dempo SC at Margao in their penultimate fixture of the season. Ashley Westwood's side are currently on 41 points with two games left, and mathematically, three more points will hand them...
  • Five suspected Naxalites held in Bihar 17-04-2014 01:06 PM

    Security forces today apprehended five suspected Naxalite cadres along with arms from East Champaran district of Bihar. Officials said a joint squad of forces led by CRPF apprehended the suspected Maoists from Bada Bishanpur-Rajepur axis of the district when the troops were out on an anti-Naxal operation. The nabbed Naxals...
  • Salgaocar bow out of title race after draw against Sporting 15-04-2014 07:41 PM

    Margao: Salgaocar FC's title hopes ended when they were held to a 3-3 draw by Sporting clube de Goa in an exciting 24th round match in the I-League at Nehru Stadium, Fatorda, here on Tuesday. Salgaocar, who were looking to keep themselves in the title hunt started well and were...
  • Goalless stalemate for Mohun Bagan, United SC 13-04-2014 09:29 PM

    Kalyani: Local rivals Mohun Bagan and United SC played out a drab goalless draw in an uninspiring display in their I-League fixture at the Kalyani Stadium here on Sunday. United SC had the best chance in the second half when substitute Baldeep Singh's header hit the cross piece as both...
  • India successfully conducts night trial of Agni-I ballistic missile 13-04-2014 10:47 AM

    Bhubaneswar: India on Friday successfully conducted the night trial of surface-to-surface Agni-I ballistic missile from a military base in Odisha, an official said. The missile was launched by the Strategic Forces Command as part of user trial from the Wheeler Island off the coast near Dhamra in Bhadrak district, 170...
  • East Bengal down Pune FC 3-1, title hunt on track 12-04-2014 08:50 PM

    Kolkata: East Bengal jumped to the second place, four points shy of leaders Bengaluru FC with a game in hand, after a 3-1 victory over Pune FC in their I-League fixture at the Vivekananda Yuba Bharati Krirangan here on Saturday. Lalrindika Ralte produced a spectacular double (43rd and 70th minutes)...
  • Man who harassed disabled kids for more than a decade ordered by judge to wear 'I am a bully!' sign on a busy street 11-04-2014 12:06 PM

    An Ohio man who called his neighbor 'Monkey Mama' as she held her adopted, disabled African-American children, and has smeared dog feces on their wheelchair ramp, was ordered by a judge to carry an 'I AM A BULLY!' sign on a busy street this weekend. Edmond Aviv, 62, who was...
  • Facebook launches 'I'm a Voter' feature for Indian users 10-04-2014 10:44 AM

    New Delhi: Facebook users in India can now update their status after casting their ballot with a new "I'm a Voter" feature that the social networking giant has introduced to cash in on the election buzz. For the first time in the country, users over the age of 18 will...
  • I-League club DSK Shivajians tie up with Liverpool academy 07-04-2014 07:43 PM

    I-League division 2 club DSK Shivajians of Pune have tied up with English Premier League club Liverpool to start a residential international football academy near Pune, for which a talent hunt programme is on. The talent hunt has already covered Aizawl, Shillong and Goa and picked up 37 talented under-17...
  • I-League: Bengaluru FC blank Mohun Bagan 2-0; Sporting hold Churchill to 1-1 draw 06-04-2014 07:34 PM

    Kolkata: Leaders Bengaluru FC blanked Mohun Bagan 2-0 to go four points clear at the top of the table and inch closer to the title after their round 24 I-League fixture at the Vivekananda Yuba Bharati Krirangan here on Sunday. Thoi Singh put the visitors in front at the stroke...
  • BMW to focus on high-end models in India; plans to bring the hybrid BMW i8 car by 2014 end 06-04-2014 02:23 PM

    New Delhi: In line with its strategy for sustainable profitable growth in India, German luxury carmaker BMW is pushing for more ultra high-end models. The company, which last week launched an all-new version of its M6 Gran Coupe, a four-door sports car priced at Rs 1.75 crore (ex-showroom Delhi), plans...
  • 'How I Met Your Mother' to reveal alternate ending on DVD set 06-04-2014 01:16 PM

    Los Angeles: 'How I Met Your Mother' series co-creator and executive producer Carter Bays has revealed in a series of Twitter posts that they have an alternate ending for the sitcom. Fans were very disappointed with how the CBS show concluded and now Bays said the alternate ending is very...
  • I-League: East Bengal beat Mohammedan Sporting; Mumbai held to a draw 05-04-2014 08:22 PM

    Kolkata: East Bengal thrashed Mohammedan Sporting 3-1 to close the gap with leaders Bengaluru FC by four points and keep their I-League title hopes alive by jumping to third place after their round 24 fixture at the Vivekananda Yuba Bharati Krirangan on Saturday. Ryuji Sueoka gave East Bengal the 10th...
  • I-League: East Bengal, Mohammedan Sporting lock horns in must-win clash 04-04-2014 06:35 PM

    Kolkata: City rivals East Bengal and Mohammedan Sporting will lock horns with contrasting goals in a high voltage I-League round 24 clash at the Vivekananda Yuva Bharati Krirangan on Saturday. Seven points and two games behind Bengaluru FC, East Bengal, who are on a six-match unbeaten run, are chasing the...
  • How I Met Your Mother: The series is over and how! 01-04-2014 09:29 PM

    We have all been following the story of Ted, Marshall, Barney, Lily and Robin for almost nine years now. Through a lot of heartbreaks and hook-ups we have grown fond of the the characters. And tonight, the story, which is being told by Ted to his children in a series...
  • 'Youth with technical background on IM's radar to help make IEDs' 27-03-2014 05:13 PM

    New Delhi: Of the five alleged Indian Mujahideen operatives arrested in Rajasthan earlier this week, three are engineering students, police sources revealed on Thursday, hinting that educated youth were on the terror organisation's radar. "Their interrogation has revealed that the Indian Mujahideen is planning to induct educated youth with a...
  • N Srinivasan should have resigned long back: I S Bindra 26-03-2014 09:08 PM

    Former BCCI president, I S Bindra, told CNN-IBN that he totally agrees with Shahshank Manohar's demand of suspending IPL 2014. ...
  • Srinivasan should have resigned long back: Bindra 26-03-2014 08:32 PM

    New Delhi: Former BCCI president I S Bindra feels current chief N Srinivasan should have resigned long time back and said it was his continuation at the helm of affairs which brought Indian cricket to a "sorry state". The Supreme Court made observations on Tuesday that Srinivasan should step down...
  • Obama honours American WWI dead at Flanders Field 26-03-2014 11:12 AM

    Wesley Creech could no longer hide the darkness of his thoughts as he longed for his wife Carzetta and 5-month-old daughter Marie: "If I never see you and Marie any more in this life I hope to meet you in a Better Place," he wrote in a letter on Aug....
  • T20I retirement not for 'financial gain', says Jayawardene 20-03-2014 10:00 AM

    Colombo: The former Sri Lanka captain Mahela Jayawardene has dismissed the allegations against him by a Sri Lankan publication that he chose to announce his T20I retirement to an Indian newspaper because it was more 'financially rewarding'. According to Sri Lanka's Daily Mirror daily, Jayawardene chose not to divulge the...
  • Fan-made trailers that are so good that you won't miss the original 19-03-2014 02:20 PM

    Be it a popular movie franchise, a television show or an animated series. There are times when we are too impatient to wait for a new season. There are also times when we wish there was an alternative ending -- especially if you are a Game of Thrones fan. (Seriously,...
  • CBI working with 'crazy logic', ignoring facts: former SEBI chief 19-03-2014 01:51 PM

    Mumbai: Hitting back at the CBI for launching an enquiry against him on the basis of an I-T probe that has already been disposed of, former SEBI chief CB Bhave has said that the agency was working with a "crazy logic" and has ignored the fact that the tax department...
  • Rangdajied United FC beat Mohun Bagan 3-0 in I-League 15-03-2014 08:42 PM

    Shillong: Rangdajied United FC produced yet another brilliant performance to register their third successive victory, defeating Kolkata giant Mohun Bagan 3-0 in an I-League match here. With this win, United FC climbed at least three spots in the points table. The home side upset table topper Bengaluru FC and United...