India

  • Collective batting effort propels India A to series victory 6 minutes ago

    Darwin: Rishi Dhawan (56) and Akshar Patel (45) put up a splendid rearguard action under pressure as India A clinched the Quadrangular series trophy with a narrow four-wicket win over Australia 'A', on Saturday. Chasing 275, India A were in a spot of bother after losing their top-order for a...
  • Response for cricket in Incheon Asian Games 56 minutes ago

    Mumbai: Cricket has elicited lukewarm response from the full ICC members of the continent for the upcoming Incheon Asian Games with India skipping the event altogether and Pakistan electing to send only their women's team. "For upcoming 2104 Asian Games, Bangladesh and Sri Lanka will be sending both men and...
  • CWG 2014: India face New Zealand in men's hockey semis without skipper Sardar 2 hours 17 minutes ago

    Glasgow: The Indian men's hockey team will clash with New Zealand in the semi-finals of the Commonwealth Games on Saturday but without their captain Sardar Singh. The midfielder has been suspended for one match following his second dangerous offence in the tournament. Sardar was reprimanded for dangerous play in Tuesday's game...
  • CWG 2014 Live: Badminton semi-finals, Kashyap and Sindhu in action 1 hour 11 minutes ago

    (For live updates, scroll down to the bottom of the page) Achanta Sharath Kamal and Anthony Amalraj picked up the silver medal in the men's doubles table tennis while Seema Punia won in women's discuss throw in the Commonwealth Games on Friday. While four Indian boxers - L. Sarita Devi, L Devendro...
  • BCCI may not appeal, wants to end Anderson-Jadeja controversy 2 hours 51 minutes ago

    New Delhi: Left red-faced after the ICC judicial commissioner Gordon Lewis found England seamer James Anderson "not guilty" of pushing Ravindra Jadeja during the Trent Bridge Test match, the BCCI has gone a bit on the backfoot as they are yet to decide on their next course of action. "We are...
  • Let's go bananas! Domino's India gets spicy banana toppings for its veggie pizzas; internet wants 'vrat wale' toppings now 2 hours 0 minutes ago

    The Indianisation of fast food started long ago when Chinese cuisine became a hit after it was given an Indian touch. The next to follow suit were vegetarian McDonald's burgers and the latest example is Pizza Hut's Birizza - a cross between biryani and pizza.Fruit toppings on pizzas are something...
  • Anderson found not guilty, India miffed 4 hours 20 minutes ago

    The ICC hearing that took place on Friday found James Anderson not guilty of pushing Ravindra Jadeja during the Trent Bridge Test. ...
  • 'Down payment by mom, EMI by wife, enjoyed by me': 17 incredibly hilarious car stickers in India you can't stop laughing at 5 hours 35 minutes ago

    There are some things you can only enjoy in India, for instance, traffic jams. When you're stuck behind in a long, unending trail of cars on the roads during office hours, there will always be a car sticker or two to keep your blood pressure in check - especially when...
  • 30 minutes: Story of the Indian blue collar workers 5 hours 49 minutes ago

    The Indian blue collar workers have been working in the Middle East as domestic help with no one to listen to their grievances. Popularly known as 3D workers they work as truck drivers, construction workers and so on. According to the report presented by the Reserve Bank of India 70...
  • Six-star Moeen Ali excites England coach 6 hours 28 minutes ago

    Old Trafford: Moeen Ali's performance in taking six wickets during England's first Test win in nearly a year has left national coach Peter Moores excited by the heights the offspinner could yet reach in international cricket. Ali's second-innings return of six for 67 was instrumental in skittling India out for 178...
  • CWG 2014: Indian paddlers Sharath Kamal-Anthony Amalraj settle for silver 12 hours 53 minutes ago

    Glasgow: Veteran Achanta Sharath Kamal and Anthony Amalraj picked up the silver medal in the men's doubles table tennis after they lost 1-3 to Singapore's Hu Li and Ning Gao in the title clash of the 2014 Commonwealth Games here Friday. Sharath, three-time Commonwealth Games gold medallist, and Amalraj lost 111-8,...
  • CWG 2014: Four Indian boxers in final, Pinki takes bronze 12 hours 28 minutes ago

    Glasgow: Four Indian boxers -- L Sarita Devi, L Devendro Singh, Mandeep Jangra and Vijender Singh -- made it into their respective gold medal bouts after Pinki Jangra lost her semi-final to settle for the bronze medal at the Commonwealth Games here Friday. To start the proceedings, former World Champion Sarita...
  • CWG 2014: Discus thrower Seema Punia wins silver 14 hours 41 minutes ago

    Glasgow: Indian discus thrower Seema Punia won the silver medal with her season's best performance while her compatriot and defending champion Krishna Poonia finished a disappointing fifth at the Commonwealth Games on Friday. It was the second medal for India from track and field, a day after men's discus thrower Vikas...
  • Uddhav calls for development of art and culture 15 hours 32 minutes ago

    Mumbai: Shiv Sena president Uddhav Thackeray on Friday stressed the need for development of art and culture to boost tourism in Mumbai and also for the benefit of the new generation. "A museum depicting the history of Marathi theatre, life and times of Chhatrapati Shivaji Maharaj is required. "Gateway of India and...
  • WTO failure: Modi says developed nations should understand challenges of developing countries 15 hours 58 minutes ago

    New Delhi: Against the backdrop of the US blaming India for the failure of WTO talks, Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Friday said developed countries should "understand" the challenges of poverty in developing nations and their governments' responsibilities to address them. Modi conveyed the message to US Secretary of State John...
  • CWG 2014: Sharath Kamal enters men's doubles final, singles semis 16 hours 17 minutes ago

    Glasgow: Veteran Achanta Sharath Kamal still remains India's brightest table tennis star among all the other paddlers as he led from the front to come out on top in both singles and doubles categories at the Commowealth Games on Friday. To start with, Sharath and Anthony Amalraj earned a facile 11-7,...
  • India @ 9 with Bhupendra Chaubey 16 hours 26 minutes ago

    Catch the day's top stories with Bhupendra Chaubey on India @ 9. ...
  • CWG 2014: Milkha Singh delighted with Vikas Gowda's gold in athletics 16 hours 42 minutes ago

    Chandigarh: Milkha Singh expressed his delight after Vikas Gowda won the gold medal in the men's discus throw at the ongoing 20th Commonwealth Games in Glasgow. Speaking from Chandigarh Milkha said, "I feel proud with Vikas's achievement and with those of our other sportsmen and women who have won medals in...
  • CWG 2014: Indian shooters shine yet again 16 hours 51 minutes ago

    The gold medals were hard to come by this time but Indian shooters were nonetheless mostly on target as they reaped a rich harvest of 17 medals in the Commonwealth Games. ...
  • India ready to re-engage with WTO members in September 17 hours 44 minutes ago

    New Delhi: With its stand on food security leading to a stalemate at the WTO talks in Geneva, India on Friday said it is committed to the global trade deal without compromising on its interest, and will re-engage with members when talks resume a month from now. "WTO will open...
  • ICC finds James Anderson, Ravindra Jadeja not guilty 17 hours 56 minutes ago

    Southampton: The International Cricket Council has found England pacer James Anderson and Indian allrounder Ravindra Jadeja not guilty of breaching its Code of Conduct in the disciplinary hearing on Friday. The Judicial Commissioner, probing the James Anderson-Ravindra Jadeja altercation, found both the players not guilty after a marathon six-hour hearing, clearing...
  • CWG 2014: Sharath Kamal-Anthony Amalraj reach TT men's doubles final 19 hours 19 minutes ago

    Indian paddlers Sharath Kamal and Anthony Amalraj reached the final of the men's doubles event at the 2014 Commonwealth Games, securing a minimum silver medal on Friday. It was a facile win for the Indian pair, who beat Singapore's Zi Yang and Jian Khan 11-7, 12-10, 11-3 in a little over...
  • 58 nurses on way back, Government again asks Indians to leave Libya 19 hours 25 minutes ago

    New Delhi: 58 Indian nurses from Libya are on their way back home, the government said on Friday while making a fresh appeal to all the Indians in the strife-torn nation to leave in view of deterioration in situation with a promise to make all arrangements for evacuation. External Affairs Ministry...
  • CWG 2014: Indian women's hockey team finish 5th in Glasgow 19 hours 35 minutes ago

    Glasgow: The Indian women's hockey team defeated hosts Scotland 2-1 in the 5-6 position classification match to end fifth at the Commonwealth Games on Friday. While the first half was a showcase of great defensive skills along with counter-attacks by India, it was only in the second half that the forwards,...
  • Nine reasons why India's WTO veto shocked the world 20 hours 43 minutes ago

    Geneva: India's tough diplomacy blocked a landmark world trade treaty late on Thursday, despite last-ditch talks to rescue what would have been the first global trade reform since the creation of the World Trade Organization 19 years ago. Trade diplomats in Geneva have said they are "flabbergasted", "astonished" and "dismayed" and...
  • PM encourages self-certification to benefit the common man 21 hours 11 minutes ago

    New Delhi: Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Friday asked all union ministries and state governments to make provision for self-certification. In a citizen-friendly initiative, all ministries and departments have been asked to make provision for self-certification of documents in place of affidavits. The requirement of attestation by a gazetted officer...
  • News18 India launched in the US 21 hours 1 minutes ago

    TV18 Broadcast Limited, India's leading news and entertainment network, has now entered the US market with the launch of News18 India, a 24 hour television news channel designed to give global audiences a window into India. The channel went live on July 30 on Dishworld and Dish Network Channel 711....
  • Using Ravindra Jadeja as a strike bowler is disastrous: Erapalli Prasanna 21 hours 23 minutes ago

    New Delhi: Legendary off-spinner Erapalli Prasanna questioned India's logic behind ignoring Ravichandran Ashwin and termed team management's move to play Ravindra Jadeja as a strike bowler a "disastrous" one. "Ravindra Jadeja should play in all Tests but only as a stock bowler. He is not a wicket-taker. Jadeja's capability as a...
  • Indo-Russia pact planned for new BrahMos missile version 21 hours 48 minutes ago

    New Delhi: Supersonic cruise missile manufacturer BrahMos Aerospace on Friday said it is hopeful that a pact to develop a sleeker and faster 'mini' version of the missile will be signed during Russian President Vladimir Putin's visit to India in December this year. "We are hoping to sign a tripartite agreement...
  • CWG 2014: Indian women's hockey team sign off fifth at Glasgow Games 22 hours 6 minutes ago

    Glasgow: The Indian women's hockey team secured a 2-1 win over hosts Scotland to finish a disappointing fifth in the 20th Commonwealth Games here on Friday. Anupa Barla and Poonam Rani scored two quick field goals in the second half to help their team earn a consolation win. Nikki Kid converted a...