India

  • Heena Sidhu happy but doesn't want to stop 11-04-2014 07:40 PM

    By virtue of consistent performances, shooter Heena Sidhu has become world No.1 in the 10 metres air pistol event. ...
  • Justice RM Lodha to be next Chief Justice of India 11-04-2014 06:27 PM

    New Delhi: Justice Rajendra Mal Lodha has been appointed as the next Chief Justice of India and he will assume his charge on April 27. "In exercise of the powers conferred by clause (2) of Article 124 of the Constitution of India, the President is pleased to appoint Shri Justice...
  • Pakistan should learn from Indian cricket: Moin Khan 11-04-2014 06:14 PM

    Karachi: India's continued dominance in ICC events and BCCI's influence in international cricket has prompted Pakistan coach Moin Khan to admit that India is not only a powerhouse but they should take a leaf out of the neighbour's book. The former wicketkeeper-batsman believes that Pakistan fans, players and board need...
  • Maruti to recall 103,000 cars for faulty fuel caps in India 11-04-2014 05:42 PM

    Automaker Maruti Suzuki India Ltd is to recall more than 103,000 of its Ertiga, Swift and Dzire vehicles to replace faulty fuel caps that could lead to fuel leaks in extreme cases. Maruti Suzuki dealers will contact the owners of all 103,311 affected vehicles - which include those made between...
  • Vodafone takes full control of Indian business 11-04-2014 05:40 PM

    Britain's Vodafone said on Friday that it had taken full ownership of Vodafone India by buying the 11 per cent it did not already own from Piramal Enterprises Limited. In March 2014, Vodafone increased its stake in the unit to 89 per cent by buying out Analjit Singh and Neelu...
  • Srikanth enters semis, Sindhu crashes out of Singapore Open 11-04-2014 04:54 PM

    Singapore: India's Kidambi Srikanth registered a hard-fought win to enter the semi-finals of the men's singles event of the Singapore Super Series even as P V Sindhu and B Sai Praneeth crashed out in straight games, here on Friday. Srikanth got the better of world number 14 Hun Yu of...
  • Mulayam's 'boys make mistakes' rape comment and other unbelievable things politicians have said during elections 2014 11-04-2014 11:36 AM

    From calling their opponents deranged and comparing them to demons, political candidates and their party members are keeping things classy this election season. In a highly shocking statement on rapists, Samajwadi Party chief Mulayam Singh Yadav said that "sometimes boys make mistakes." Yadav was referring to the Shakti mills gangrape...
  • Mulayam's rape shocker: Who said what? 10-04-2014 11:55 PM

    In a highly insensitive and controversial statement at the time when security of women is a major issue, Samajwadi Party chief Mulayam Singh Yadav sparked off a controversy by opposing death penalty to rape convicts. "Boys do commit mistakes but giving death penalty is wrong," SP chief said. Addressing a...
  • India @ 9 with Rajdeep Sardesai 10-04-2014 10:35 PM

    Catch the day's top stories with Rajdeep Sardesai on India @ 9. ...
  • Force India's Nico Hulkenberg keen to make amends in China 10-04-2014 10:28 PM

    The Formula 1 Bahrain Grand Prix last weekend was the best-ever race for Force India but it still left their highly rated driver, Nico Hulkenberg, "disappointed". Sergio Perez pipped Hulkenberg to record Force India's second-ever podium finish at a floodlit Sakhir Circuit. Perez, who had scored a point to Hulkenerg's...
  • PV Sindhu drops out of top-10 of singles rankings 10-04-2014 04:21 PM

    New Delhi: A first round exit from the India Open last week means PV Sindhu drops a place to No.11 in the latest Badminton World Federation (BWF) women's singles rankings released Thursday. Spain's Carolina Marin jumped three places to No.10, overtaking the Indian. Meanwhile, Saina Nehwal retained her No.8 spot....
  • India gain seven places in FIFA rankings 10-04-2014 03:54 PM

    New Delhi: Indian football team jumped seven places to 145th, the highest since August last, in the latest FIFA rankings released on Thursday. India gained six cumulative points (144 in total) over the past month to rise to 145th from 152nd, despite not playing any international match during the period....
  • IPL will be beneficial to my growth as a cricketer: Rasool 10-04-2014 03:45 PM

    New Delhi: After becoming the first Jammu and Kashmir player to be selected in an IPL team in 2013, Parvez Rasool is now ready for his second stint in the T20 league and reckons that the presence of star players in his team will help him grow as a cricketer....
  • Animation films hit by budget roadblocks in India: Sonakshi Sinha 10-04-2014 10:00 AM

    Mumbai: Actress Sonakshi Sinha feels that animation films are yet to take off in India primarily due to budget constraints. "I think animation films abroad have taken off on good way since 12-15 years or so. May be here nobody has taken that seriously or not got into it seriously....
  • Three IRB personnel on poll duty shot dead by colleague 10-04-2014 09:39 AM

    In an incident of fratricide, three personnel of India Reserve Battalion (IRB) deputed on poll duty were shot dead by a colleague in Gumla district of Jharkhand hours before Lok Sabha polls began in the area on Thursday. Superintendent of Police Bhimsen Tuti said an assistant sub-inspector, a hawaldar and...
  • India @ 9 with Rajdeep Sardesai 09-04-2014 10:55 PM

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  • Gujarat model's balloon will burst in LS elections: Rahul Gandhi 09-04-2014 10:42 PM

    Rahul Gandhi on Wednesday said the "balloon" of Gujarat model of development will burst the same way as 'India Shining' did in 2004. Addressing a campaign rally at Bhimrao Stadium in Morena, the Congress vice president said 'India Shining' was a marketing strategy, and in the same way, the Gujarat...
  • Mahesh Bhupathi says he's available for Davis Cup tie against Serbia 09-04-2014 08:33 PM

    Mumbai: Tennis ace Mahesh Bhupathi on Wednesday declared his availability for India's Davis Cup World Group play-off match at home against Serbia later in the year, saying that doubles rubber could be crucial against a strong opposition. "I am always available. I know the captain's (Anand Amritraj) talk about the...
  • News 360: EC seeks report on 'Kargil War' remark, Azam Khan defiant 09-04-2014 08:29 PM

    A day before the first phase of polling begins in Uttar Pradesh, the polarisation of voters along communal lines continues. A defiant Samajwadi Party leader Azam Khan said that he stands by his comments on the religion of Indian Army soldiers arguing that there is nothing wrong in saying that...
  • A Billion Votes: EC seeks report on Azam Khan's 'Kargil War' remark 09-04-2014 07:31 PM

    A day before the first phase of polling begins in Uttar Pradesh, the polarisation of voters along communal lines continues. A defiant Samajwadi Party leader Azam Khan said that he stands by his comments on the religion of Indian Army soldiers arguing that there is nothing wrong in saying that...
  • Yo Yo Honey Singh bags a song with Miss India Koyal Rana 09-04-2014 05:06 PM

    Mumbai: Rapper-composer Yo Yo Honey Singh, who is currently exploring the West for musical opportunities, will be composing and recording a song for Femina Miss India 2014 Koyal Rana. The "Blue Eyes" hitmaker has been roped in to shoot a music video with Koyal. "That is a commitment I made...
  • Sachin Tendulkar's farewell-Test image Wisden-MCC Photo of the Year 09-04-2014 03:28 PM

    The image was taken by Mid-Day photographer Atul Kamble as Sachin Tendulkar reached the staircase to walk out for his last innings at the Wankhede Stadium in November 2013. ...
  • Wisden laments 'divide and rule' ICC 09-04-2014 01:29 PM

    London: International cricket is set for a future of "colonial-style divide and rule," and will be "holding its breath" over the extent of Indian influence, according to the 2014 edition of Wisden Cricketers' Almanack published on Wednesday. In February, changes to the governance of the International Cricket Council (ICC), handed...
  • Sachin Tendulkar on the cover of 2014 Wisden Cricketers' Almanack 09-04-2014 01:27 PM

    "Sport's pleasure resides in meaning so much to so many, while being essentially meaningless itself...Tendulkar came closer than anyone to making sense of it," the Almanack's editor Lawrence Booth wrote in the 2014 edition that has Sachin Tendulkar on its cover. ...
  • BCCI wants to examine MS Dhoni's deposition before Mudgal Committee 09-04-2014 10:51 AM

    BCCI approached the Supreme Court on Wednesday seeking permission to examine the audio recordings of India captain MS Dhoni, former BCCI president N Srinivasan and Indian Premier League (IPL) COO Sundar Raman of the deposition they made before the Justic Mukul Mudgal committee that is investigating into the IPL betting...
  • Watch: Elections in the North East decoded on Microsoft's analytics centre 09-04-2014 10:40 AM

    World's largest technology brand Microsoft has joined hands with India's most trusted election news network to bring you the CNN-IBN Microsoft election analytics centre. ...
  • Time to move on from the Khobragade issue: Sujatha Singh 09-04-2014 10:32 AM

    Months after India snapped talks with the US over the arrest of diplomat Devyani Khobragade, it is ready to move on from the issue. While denying any role in the resignation of US ambassador Nancy Powell. Speaking to CNN-IBN, Foreign Secretary Sujatha Singh says it is time to repair the...
  • India's missile build up gathers pace with Monday's Brahmos test by the Indian Army

    Geek At Large |  Saurav Jha
    Monday's test by the Indian Army (IA) of a deep penetration version of the Brahmos symbolizes the emergence of a new era in standoff strike...

  • India @ 9 with Rajdeep Sardesai 08-04-2014 10:34 PM

    Catch the day's top stories with Rajdeep Sardesai on India @ 9. ...