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  • This was better than the first time I performed here: David Guetta on his second India tour Yesterday

    The stage was set and fans ready to welcome the floppy-haired DJ David Guetta who brought in a revolution in the world of Electronic Dance Music. Over thousands of EDM aficionados, shouted in a frenzy as they waited with bated breath to see the Grammy-award winning DJ. Having attended the entire...
  • India successfully tests 1,000-kg glide bomb Yesterday

    Bhubaneswar: India on Friday tested an indigenously developed 1,000-kg glide bomb, with a top official saying the country can now launch heavy bombs for delivery up to 100 km away with high precision. The bomb designed and developed by Defence Research and Development Organisation (DRDO) was dropped by an Indian Air...
  • India @ 9 with Palki S Upadhyay Yesterday

    Catch the day's top stories with Palki S Upadhyay on India @ 9. ...
  • Over 50 per cent of farming households indebted: Survey Yesterday

    New Delhi: More than 50 per cent of the families engaged in farm activities were indebted in 2012-13 crop year (July-June), a survey said. "About 52 per cent of the agricultural households in the country were estimated to be indebted. Among the major states, Andhra Pradesh had the highest share...
  • Newsmaker of the Day: Wajid Shamsul Hasan Yesterday

    In an exclusive interview to CNN-IBN, former Pakistani envoy to the UK Wajid Shamsul Hasan talks about bail and detention of 26/11 Mumbai attack mastermind Zakiur Rehman Lakhvi. ...
  • 54 Indian soldiers believed to be in Pakistani jails: Manohar Parrikar Yesterday

    New Delhi: At least 54 missing defence personnel of 1965 and 1971 wars are believed to be in custody in Pakistan, Defence Minister Manohar Parrikar told Parliament on Friday. However, Pakistan does not acknowledge the presence of any such personnel. "Fifty four (54) missing defence personnel of 1965 and 1971 wars, including...
  • India attaches highest importance to Bangladesh: Pranab Mukherjee Yesterday

    New Delhi: President Pranab Mukherjee on Friday said India attached "highest importance" to bilateral relations with Bangladesh, an official statement by the Rashtrapati Bhavan said. Receiving his Bangladesh counterpart Abdul Hamid in the Rashtrapati Bhavan here, Mukherjee welcomed him and complimented him for his role in the consolidation of bilateral relations. "India...
  • News 360: Pakistan extends custody of 26/11 mastermind Lakhvi for three months Yesterday

    Zakiur Rehman Lakhvi, a key planner of the 2008 Mumbai attack, on Friday was detained by Pakistani authorities for three more months, a day after he was granted bail by a court that caused an outrage in India. Lakhvi, 54, was detained for three months under Maintenance of Public Order...
  • Dilip Vengsarkar bats for DRS after howlers in Tests Down Under Yesterday

    Mumbai: A slew of howlers by umpires in the ongoing India-Australia cricket Test series Down Under has convinced former captain Dilip Vengsarkar to come out in support of the Decision Review System (DRS), a technology whose use has been consistently opposed by BCCI. "I was also of the view that since...
  • Pakistani hockey players could face stiffer ban: FIH boss Leandro Negre Yesterday

    New Delhi: The FIH president Leandro Negre on Friday said that disciplinary committee of the parent body could hand out a stiffer punishment to the Pakistani hockey players Mohammed Tousiq and Ali Amjad for making obscene gestures post their Champions Trophy semi-final win against India. The International Hockey Federation initially let...
  • Indian bowlers didn't have Plan B for tailenders: Sunil Gavaskar Yesterday

    New Delhi: Former India captain Sunil Gavaskar was critical of Indian bowling attack's inability to get lower-order wickets over the years stating that its a "familiar story" of lacking an alternative plan. Indian bowlers on Friday conceded 258 runs for the last four wickets with Australian pacers Mitchell Johnson and Mitchell...
  • IOA refuses to recognise Boxing India, its president slams AIBA Yesterday

    Chennai: Indian Olympic Association on Friday rejected Boxing India's application for recognition as the national federation, with its president N Ramachandran saying that BI was "imposed" by the world body AIBA against the wishes of the IOA. Ramachandran told a press conference after the Annual General Body Meeting of the IOA...
  • India conspired against us before Champions Trophy final: Pakistan hockey coach Yesterday

    Karachi: Pakistan hockey team coach Shahnaz Sheikh made allegations that it was "India's conspiracy" to put pressure on his players ahead of the Champions Trophy final against Germany, which his team lost 0-2. Pakistan players had engaged in wild celebrations after beating arch-rivals India 4-3 in a nail-biting semi-final in Bhubaneswar...
  • Badminton: Saina, Srikanth enter semis at World Super Series Finals Yesterday

    Dubai: Badminton ace Saina Nehwal topped her group to march into the women's singles semifinals while Kidambi Srikanth reached the last four stage despite losing his last men's singles round robin match at the BWF World Super Series Finals here on Friday. World No.4 Saina clinched a pulsating three-game thriller against...
  • David Guetta concert: Grammy award-winning DJ enthrals fans, says EDM has become huge in India Yesterday

    All roads lead to Buddh International Circuit today as French DJ and EDM artist David Guetta takes to the stage to give yet another memorable performance. Guetta, who is currently in India performs in Delhi/NCR today and soon fly to Bangalore for his second performance scheduled for December 21. David...
  • My best is yet to come, hopefully: Viswanathan Anand Yesterday

    Hyderabad: Indicating that he is still hungry for success, five-time chess world champion Viswanathan Anand on Friday said he is not quitting the game anytime soon and is preparing to play more tournaments in the coming year after a decent performance in 2014. Asked if his best is yet to come,...
  • We bowled too many short balls: Umesh Yadav Yesterday

    Brisbane: Pacer Umesh Yadav on Friday conceded that the Indian bowlers have gone awry with their plans, sending down too many short balls that allowed the Australian tailenders to stage a comeback and pile up an imposing 505 in the second cricket Test here. The hosts had been reduced to 247...
  • Delhi Waveriders gears up to defend title in HIL Yesterday

    New Delhi: Delhi Waveriders will start their title defence when the 3rd edition of Hockey India League (HIL) begins next month and Head coach Cedric D'Souza said on Friday that they would try to get an idea about the opposition players by following the just-concluded Champions Trophy. The third edition of...
  • I wanted to lead from the front: Steven Smith Yesterday

    Brisbane: Australian skipper Steve Smith said he is delighted that his side could push their first innings' total past 500-runs and take a sizeable lead in the second Test against India. The hosts replied to India's 408-run total with 506 in their first innings with the captain himself scoring a hundred...
  • Pakistan to detain Lakhvi for three more months Yesterday

    Zakiur Rehman Lakhvi on Friday was detained by Pakistani authorities for three more months under Maintenance of Public Order (MPO). ...
  • Pakistan government orders detention of Lakhvi for three more months 2 days ago

    Islamabad: Zakiur Rehman Lakhvi, a key planner of the 2008 Mumbai attack, on Friday was detained by Pakistani authorities for three more months, a day after he was granted bail by a court that caused an outrage in India. Lakhvi, 54, was detained for three months under Maintenance of Public...
  • 2nd Test: Australia's 505 puts India on back foot on Day 3 2 days ago

    Twenty wickets is what you need to win a Test, and that's where India have been found out so far in Australia as the visitors failed to dislodge the Australian tail quickly on day three to concede a crucial 97-run lead. At stumps, India were 71 for 1, still 26...
  • Brad Haddin's position in Australian team safe: Ian Healy 2 days ago

    Brisbane: Former Australian wicketkeeper Ian Healy feels Brad Haddin's experience is invaluable and his position in the side is safe. The 50-year-old Healy lauded Haddin's leadership on Friday and said his position in Australia's Test side is his for as long as he wants it. The 37-year-old Haddin has previously hinted that...
  • Pakistan to challenge 26/11 mastermind Lakhvi's bail; India conveys strong concern over court order 2 days ago

    Islamabad: After widespread criticism over bail to dreaded terrorist Zakiur Rehman Lakhvi just two days after the massacre in a Peshawar school, Pakistan government is set to file a review petition in High Court seeking cancellation of the bail. Pakistan has also decided to keep the LeT operations commander in jail...
  • India registers strong protest with Pakistan over bail to 26/11 accused 2 days ago

    New Delhi: India has lodged a strong protest with Pakistan for granting bail to Lashkar-e-Toiba (LeT) commander and 26/11 Mumbai attacks accused Zakiur Rehman Lakhvi, said MEA spokesperson Syed Akbaruddin in a tweet. "India conveys to Pakistan through diplomatic channels strong concerns of Govt & sentiments of our people on...
  • Hazlewood can easily join 200-wicket club, says McGrath 2 days ago

    Brisbane: Pace legend Glenn McGrath has said Australia's latest fast bowling sensation, Josh Hazlewood, will join the country's exclusive 200-wicket club in due course of time. McGrath's comments came after the young pacer began his career in a sensational fashion, claiming five wickets for 68 runs, becoming the 33rd Australian to...
  • Pakistan should reciprocate India's mature response to Peshawar incident: Manohar Parrikar 2 days ago

    New Delhi: Defence Minister Manohar Parrikar on Thursday said Pakistan should reciprocate the sense of maturity India has shown following the attack in Peshawar on a school. "We have shown our maturity and solidarity to the carnage that took place (in Peshawar) and expressed sympathy. India has shown a positive...
  • As it happened: Australia vs India, 2nd Test, Day 3 2 days ago

    (For ball-by-ball commentary scroll down to the bottom of the page) Day 2 Round-up: India failed to drive home the advantage of a good start as Australia bowled them out for 408 on day two, thanks to Josh Hazlewood's 5 for 68 on debut, and then reached 221 for 4...
  • Bullet News: Catch the day's top stories 2 days ago

    Bullet News is CNN-IBN's non-stop prime time bulletin where we bring to you the day's top stories from around the world. Be it politics, sports, entertainment or business, catch it here, only in 30 minutes. ...