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  • 'Nolan's parents must be so proud he is going to IIT': The funniest Twitter reactions about Christopher Nolan's visit to India this December 3 days ago

    It's a dream come true within a dream come true within a dream come true for Indians on Twitter. Christopher Nolan, the man behind blockbuster Hollywood movies like Inception and The Dark Knight Trilogy is coming to India for IIT Bombay's annual fest Mood Indigo. 'Will his parents be proud he...
  • India and US discuss military ties and global security issues 3 days ago

    Washington: The US and India will continue to work together to further strengthen their military-to-military relations as the top defence officials of the two countries have discussed a range of bilateral security issues. Top defence officials from India and the US discussed bilateral military-to-military relationship, strategic ties and global security issues,...
  • India can't take it easy against 'underprepared' Sri Lanka 3 days ago

    Sri Lanka answered BCCI's urgent call in the affirmative and are here for the five-match ODI series arranged in the eleventh hour after West Indies took a mid-tour flight back home from India - annoying one of the ICC 'Big Three'. While the West Indies team, its cricket board WICB and...
  • Modi government to submit over 600 names of suspected black money holders to SC today 3 days ago

    New Delhi: The Central government led by Prime Minister Narendra Modi is likely to disclose the list of names of the black money account holders in foreign banks on Wednesday. This comes after the Supreme Court on Tuesday asked Centre to reveal names of all foreign account holders by Wednesday....
  • I parted ways with BCCI amicably: Joe Dawes 3 days ago

    New Delhi: India's bowling coach Joe Dawes on Wednesday affirmed that he was not sacked by the BCCI instead they parted ways "amicably" even as he was very much interested in working with the team at the upcoming World Cup. Australian media had on Monday reported that the former paceman was...
  • US to give 100,000 dollars to Cyclone Hudhud-hit in Andhra Pradesh, Odisha 3 days ago

    New Delhi: The United States on Tuesday announced a financial assistance of $100,000 for those affected by cyclone Hudhud in Odisha and Andhra Pradesh. US Charge d'Affaires Ambassador Kathleen Stephens said the US will provide the assistance to NGO Plan India through the US Agency for International Development (USAID). "The...
  • Bullet News: Catch the day's top stories 3 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. ...
  • Pankaj Advani, Balachandra Bhaskar in World Billiards semis 3 days ago

    Leeds: On a day of mixed fortunes for Indian cueists, Pankaj Advani and Balachandra Bhaskar were the ones left smiling as they entered the World Billiards Championship (time format) semi-finals, here on Tuesday. If it was another clinical performance by India's poster boy of cue sports Advani, who outplayed compatriot Rupesh...
  • India @ 9 with Palki S Upadhyay 3 days ago

    Catch the day's top stories with Palki S Upadhyay on India @ 9. ...
  • News 360: Air India violates DGCA flying duty hours norms for crew 3 days ago

    In the news yet again for wrong reasons, India's state air carrier Air India has been accused of flouting civil aviation guidelines and putting lives of hundreds of passengers at risk everyday. ...
  • Air India violates flying norms, puts lives of passengers at risk 3 days ago

    New Delhi: In the news yet again for wrong reasons, India's state air carrier Air India has been accused of flouting civil aviation guidelines and putting lives of hundreds of passengers at risk everyday. A month before the Unites States aviation watchdog Federal Aviation Administration (FAA), the agency that downgraded India...
  • Bhuvneshwar leads India's challenge in ICC People's Choice Award 3 days ago

    Fans get to vote for this award, which this year includes five nominations, including Indian fast bowler Bhuvneshwar Kumar. ...
  • ISL returns to Delhi as Dynamos host NorthEast United FC 3 days ago

    "Gelling together is one of the big challenges in ISL," Mads Junker says ahead of Delhi Dynamos' home game on Wednesday. ...
  • ISL 2014: Delhi Dynamos goal-scorers relive win over Chennaiyin FC 3 days ago

    Wim Raymeakers, Mads Junder, Bruno Herrero Arias and Dos Santos scored in Delhi's 4-1 win over Chennai at home. ...
  • I am always confident, says Wriddhiman Saha 3 days ago

    New Delhi: Wriddhiman Saha, who is expected to don the big gloves during India's first three ODIs against Sri Lanka is "feeling good" as he picked up the bat for the first time in a week since sustaining a webbing injury in his right hand during Duleep Trophy semi-final against...
  • President invites Oman to 'Make in India', seeks deeper trade ties 3 days ago

    New Delhi: President Pranab Mukherjee has extended an invitation to public and private companies from Oman to invest in the 'Make in India' programme which offers good returns. This was conveyed by the President when the Commerce and Industry Minister of the Sultanate of Oman, Dr Ali Bin Masoud Al...
  • Good customer service key for businesses in India: Survey 3 days ago

    New Delhi: The trend of consumers staying with a company on account of good service experience is picking up in India, says a survey. Also, out of 10 Indian consumers 7 have used social media for customer service response, the study said. "Businesses in India can reap the most rewards...
  • Chowrasia, Chikka to lead Indian challenge at India Masters 3 days ago

    Bangalore: Asian Tour regular SSP Chowrasia will spearhead India's challenge along with S Chikkarangappa Shubhankar Sharma and Khalin Joshi at the inaugural TAKE Solutions India Masters, commencing at Eagleton Golf Resort here from Wednesday. The curtain raiser of the tournament, the Pro-Am event was won by Bangalore's Chikkarangappa and his team...
  • West Indies cricketers' meeting with board, players association termed 'fruitful' 3 days ago

    Kingston, Jamaica: The West Indies cricketers' meeting to resolve the contracts and pay dispute issue with their players union (WIPA) and the national cricket board (WICB) has turned out to be "cordial, positive and fruitful". The West Indies Cricket Board, the West Indies Players Association met the representatives of the West...
  • Olympic sports can learn a lot from cricket: Rahul Dravid 3 days ago

    New Delhi: Batting on a different wicket as member of the Target Olympic Podium Scheme (TOP) initiated by the Ministry of Sports to increase India's medal tally, former captain Rahul Dravid said that Olympic sports can learn a lot from cricket and vice versa. "Sport is sport and performance at elite...
  • Duleep Trophy Final: Talented Central zone take on South 3 days ago

    New Delhi: A talented Central Zone team led by Piyush Chawla is aiming to come out firing all cylinders when it squares off with an equally combative South Zone side in the final of the Duleep Trophy, starting here on Wednesday. While South Zone crushed East by an innings and 118...
  • After an amazing 2014, Sania Mirza targets number one spot 3 days ago

    Hyderabad: Having ended a successful year with victory in the WTA Tour Finals, Indian tennis ace Sania Mirza has set her sights on becoming the doubles world number one next season. "That's pretty amazing. People expect that much of me and wish so much for me. Like I said, I am...
  • I can play as a batsman while Wriddhiman is a pure keeper: Naman Ojha 3 days ago

    New Delhi: Naman Ojha is certainly back in the national selection committee's radar after four centuries in his last five first-class innings, including two double hundreds but he rules out any competition with Wriddhiman Saha for the second wicketkeeper's slot in the Indian team. "I don't think I am competing with...
  • Marlon Samuels maintains he wasn't in favour of pullout from India tour 4 days ago

    Jamaica: All is not well between West Indies ODI captain Dwayne Bravo and Marlon Samuels with the middle order batsman yet again insisting that he was not a part of the decision to abandon the tour of India, and said he was in favour of solving the problem after finishing...
  • Virat Kohli slips to No. 3 in ODI batsmen's rankings 4 days ago

    Dubai: Virat Kohli has slipped a rung but is still the best-placed Indian batsman at third position in the latest ICC ODI batsmen's rankings list released on Tuesday. Kohli, who has lost a place following South African Hashim Amla's upward movement, will have a chance to climb up the ladder once...
  • India and Vietnam sign seven agreements to strenghten ties 4 days ago

    New Delhi: Seeking closer ties with Vietnam, Prime Minister Narendra Modi and Vietnam Prime Minister Nguyen Tan Dung signed seven agreements on Tuesday. "India and Vietnam have close ancient, spiritual and cultural bond. Both of us believe in maintaining peace and prosperity in the region," Modi said. India has agreed to...
  • Watch: Japanese telecom giant Softbank to invest 3,762 crore in Snapdeal 4 days ago

    E-commerce site Snapdeal on Tuesday said that Japanese telecom giant Softbank will invest more than 3,700 crores in the company. This is the largest investment made by a single investor in an e-commerce company in India. Snapdeal will use the investments to make acquisitions in the coming few months specifically...
  • Will captaincy weigh on just back-in-form Virat Kohli? 4 days ago

    Once again Virat Kohli is at the helm of Team India. Once again he will be under the 'captaincy' pressure. And once again it will be a test for India's first-in-line to throne to sustain his recently-gained form against the West Indies after a long lean slump. India decided to rest...
  • 'LOL, should we order milk for you?': 12 problems every teetotaller goes through every weekend while partying with friends 4 days ago

    Do awkward silences and surprised expressions usually follow when you tell your friends you don't drink? Of course, not consuming alcohol is a good habit. But one might think otherwise when you enter a party that serves no non-alcoholic drinks.For a teetotaller every party is about gorging on food and...
  • Indian-Americans launch campaign for Diwali postage stamp 4 days ago

    Washington: Indian-American community in the US has launched a campaign demanding a postage stamp on Diwali festival by 2014, saying it is the only major festival on which US Postal Service has not issued a stamp. Indiaspora, an organisation of influential Indian-Americans, has launched a website, urging the community members to...