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  • NIA files charge sheet in Pakistan-instigated espionage case 15 minutes ago

    Chennai: National Investigation Agency on Friday filed the charge sheet in a court in a case of alleged espionage and attempts to carry out sabotage activities in India at the instigation of Pakistan. It was filed at a NIA court against Thameem Ansari, a suspected operative of ISI now on...
  • World Cup: MS Dhoni demands more from allrounder Jadeja 17 minutes ago

    Holders India marched into the quarter-finals of the World Cup with their fourth consecutive win but all-rounder Ravindra Jadeja's form with the bat has left captain Mahendra Singh Dhoni a worried man. Left-arm spinner Jadeja has three triple centuries in India's first-class cricket, but has scored 3, 2 and 13 in...
  • World Cup 2015: We should have at least scored 270, says Holder 40 minutes ago

    Perth: West Indies captain Jason Holder blamed his team's poor batting for the defeat against India as he felt an ideal score on the WACA strip was 270 and not the 182 runs they managed in the ICC Cricket World Cup group league encounter, here on Friday. Asked if they were...
  • Air India to hire PR firm for image make-over 48 minutes ago

    New Delhi: With frequent delays and cancellations of flights denting its reputation, national carrier Air India has planned to engage an image make-over firm to regain the customers' confidence. The airline recently floated tenders, inviting technical and commercial bids from interested PR firms. March 30 is the last date for...
  • President, PM congratulate Indian cricket team 56 minutes ago

    New Delhi: President Pranab Mukherjee and Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Friday congratulated the Indian cricket team for their four-wicket victory against the West Indies in the World Cup. The president in his congratulatory message to the team wished them success for the upcoming matches. "Congrats Team India for victory against West...
  • US cannot counter China in Asia without India's support: Ex-NSA 1 hour 10 minutes ago

    Kochi: Former National Security Adviser MK Narayanan on Friday said the US cannot counter China in the Asian region without India's support. "India is the only country in the Asian region capable of standing against China," Narayanan said while delivering a keynote address at a two-day conference on 'US Rebalance...
  • Kings of Cricket: India beat WI, enter World Cup quarters 1 hour 25 minutes ago

    A superlative bowling performance and a cool Mahendra Singh Dhoni eventually helped India muster a four-wicket win against the West Indies to notch their fourth consecutive 2015 World Cup win. ...
  • MS Dhoni overtakes Sourav Ganguly's record of most away ODI wins 1 hour 31 minutes ago

    Perth: Mahendra Singh Dhoni on Friday surpassed former skipper Sourav Ganguly as the most successful Indian captain in terms of ODI victories achieved on foreign shores. The four-wicket win over the West Indies in the cricket World Cup here was Dhoni's 59th while Ganguly had 58 victories under his belt. The current...
  • World Cup 2015: Twitter lauds quarter-finalists India 1 hour 32 minutes ago

    India rallied around swing bowler Mohammed Shami's three-wicket performance to beat the West Indies by four wickets and remain unbeaten and in first place in Pool B in the World Cup. Chasing West Indies' modest 182 all out, India scored 185 for six in 39.1 overs. The defending champions made heavy...
  • ICC World Cup 2015: Holi-day for Indians in Perth 1 hour 37 minutes ago

    Indian fans celebrated Holi ahead of the India vs West Indies encounter on the Perth streets. ...
  • World Cup 2015: Dhoni credits bowlers in low-scoring win over WI 1 hour 44 minutes ago

    Perth: Indian skipper Mahendra Singh Dhoni was all praise for his bowlers after the Men in Blue earned a hard-fought win against the West Indies to move into the quarter-finals of the cricket World Cup, here on Friday. Table-toppers India managed a four-wicket win at the WACA to keep a clean...
  • ICC World Cup: Bowlers, gutsy Dhoni edge West Indies; India in quarters 2 hours 29 minutes ago

    India, after bowling out the opposition for 182, needed a good batting performance to back up the bowlers but failed to do so on a lively WACA pitch. The ball moved around a bit more under lights, making life difficult for the Indian batsmen, and it was left to the...
  • 'Speed' Murugesh - Chennai auto driver to offer free rides if India win World Cup 2 hours 35 minutes ago

    In a country of over 1.2 billion people, where every second person is a cricket expert, where a cricketer is worshiped like God, where an India vs Pakistan game can trigger wars, where a result could decide the menu of your kitchen, where cricket is not just a sport, but...
  • Pakistan captures 48 Indian fishermen with 8 boats 2 hours 38 minutes ago

    Ahmedabad: The Pakistan Maritime Security Agency (MSA) on Friday apprehended 48 Indian fishermen and seized 8 of their boats near Jakhau port off the Gujarat coast, officials of National Fishworkers Forum (NFF) said. The Forum claimed that the Pakistani agency guards fired several rounds in the air to overpower these...
  • Golf: Erratic start by Jeev Milkha Singh in Africa Open 2 hours 56 minutes ago

    London: Jeev Milkha Singh's erratic driving saw him struggle in the opening round of the Africa Open as he carded three-over 75 and faced the prospect of an early exit on Friday. Jeev, starting on the backstretch of the East London Golf Club, which begins from the ninth, had two birdies...
  • ICC World Cup: Indian bowling's renaissance vindicated at Perth 3 hours 7 minutes ago

    This was a good one month back. "No chance, they don't have the bowling to defend," said a boy tapping at his smartphone, leaning dejectedly on the glass that supports the corner seats in Delhi Metro. Chins turned towards him, searching if he had a companion. Finding none but the...
  • ICC World Cup 2015: teams getting down to the business end 4 hours 48 minutes ago

    The only remaining unbeaten teams at the Cricket World Cup - India and New Zealand - hope to consolidate their already strong positions as the tournament moves into the final week of preliminary matches. Defending champion India, in first place in Pool B after three wins, can clinch a quarterfinal place...
  • World Cup: MS Dhoni keeps without pads against West Indies 5 hours 2 minutes ago

    Perth: Once again bringing his street-smart side to the fore, Indian captain Mahendra Singh Dhoni kept for a few deliveries without pads as he gave his gear to Ajinkya Rahane standing at silly mid-off against Ravichandran Ashwin in the World Cup match against West Indies on Friday. It was one of...
  • Sachin Tendulkar, MS Dhoni contenders for greatest ODI cricketer 5 hours 20 minutes ago

    New Delhi: The iconic Sachin Tendulkar and Indian captain Mahendra Singh Dhoni are among five leading contenders vying for the crown of the greatest ODI cricketer of all time. Australia's former swashbuckling opener Adam Gilchrist, Pakistan pace legend Wasim Akram and West Indies great Viv Richards are the other three nominees,...
  • Smaller Formula One teams face another hard road 5 hours 42 minutes ago

    London: Formula One stands accused, ahead of a new season set to generate even more revenues for the billionaire sport, of burying its head in the sand about a looming cost crisis. Some of the smaller teams are still fighting for survival, with Caterham now gone, even as double world champion...
  • World Cup 2015: Buoyant Pakistan face stern South Africa test 7 hours 46 minutes ago

    Auckland: On the back of grey skies and a persistent drizzle, an unstoppable force breezed into Auckland ahead of the weekend. AB de Villiers, in red-hot form, has refused to be denied thus far in South Africa's campaign and has been the beating heart of the run-making in what has...
  • Can West Indies end India's winning run at the World Cup 2015? 9 hours 20 minutes ago

    This is India's final match in the group against a Test playing nation and a win will in all certainty seal a top placed finish in group B. ...
  • Government needs to be banned: Hansal Mehta on documentary ban 10 hours 22 minutes ago

    New Delhi: The ban on the documentary based on the December 16, 2012 Delhi gang-rape has left national award-winning director Hansal Mehta appalled. He says it's difficult for him to comprehend the government's order and questions why the government is restricting cinema from reflecting the truth in society. "My only reaction...
  • PM Modi to visit Seychelles, Mauritius, Lanka; tour begins on March 10 10 hours 23 minutes ago

    New Delhi: Prime Minister Narendra Modi will leave on March 10 on a three-nation visit Seychelles, Mauritius and Sri Lanka, the External Affairs Ministry announced on Friday with no mention, however, of the Maldives, which was being considered earlier. On his first trip abroad in 2015, the prime minister will be...
  • Bollywood stars appalled by ban on 'India's Daughter' 10 hours 40 minutes ago

    Mumbai: The ban on the broadcast of a documentary based on the December 16, 2012 gang rape in Delhi, including an interview with one of the rapists, has left members of the film fraternity shocked and appalled. They called the ban shameful. The documentary "India's Daughter" by British filmmaker Leslee Udwin...
  • As it happened: India vs West Indies, World Cup 2015, Match 28 11 hours 37 minutes ago

    (For Live Blog, scroll down to the bottom of the page) The build-up to India vs West Indies Pool B battle on Friday has been far from ideal. An unwanted fall out between Virat Kohli and an Indian journalist has shifted focus away from the battle on the field. Hopefully, the face-off...
  • US support India's efforts to address gender-based violence 13 hours 37 minutes ago

    Washington: The US on Thursday said it supports Indian efforts to address "gender-based violence" in the aftermath of the horrific rape and murder of Nirbhaya, but refused to comment on the latest controversy surrounding the BBC's documentary on the issue. "We have not seen the documentary in question and cannot comment...
  • Bullet News: Catch the day's top stories 22 hours 29 minutes 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. ...
  • India @ 9 with Palki S Upadhyay 22 hours 49 minutes ago

    Catch the day's top stories with Palki S Upadhyay on India @ 9. ...