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  • J&K: 108 jawans airlifted from border out posts September 6, 2014

    Jammu: Indian Air Force and Army Aviation Choppers airlifted 108 BSF and Army men from forward Border Out Posts (BoPs) as floods have badly hit security infrastructure along Indo-Pak border. "A total of 108 BSF and Army jawans were evacuated from various marooned BoPs and forward posts along Indo-Pak border...
  • India paid for misreading conditions at Manchester August 7, 2014

    ESPNCricinfo's Senior Editor Gaurav Kalra reflects on India's meek surrender in the first innings of the fourth Test against England. ...
  • Irrfan Khan's 'Qissa', set in 1947, is about a girl who is forced to marry a woman; 10 really interesting films to look out for this year August 6, 2014

    While first half of 2014 was dominated by new stars and small budget films, second half of the year will see the film releases of big budget films featuring superstars. There are also some critically acclaimed Indies lined up for a commercial release in the later part of the year....
  • The IAF welcomes 193 flying officers into its fold June 21, 2014

    Hyderabad: The morning of 21 June 2014 saw the officer who graduated thirty nine years ago, come back as Chief Guest to review the Combined Graduation Parade at Air Force Academy, Dundigal. Air Chief Marshal Arup Raha, Chief of the Air Staff reviewed the Combined Graduation Parade of 193 flight...
  • How do people 'come out' of comas? June 16, 2014

    How fast a person comes out of a coma depends on what caused it and the severity of the damage to the brain. If the cause was a metabolic problem such as diabetes, and doctors treat it with medication, he or she can come out of the coma relatively quickly....
  • Timeline: Michael Schumacher defeats coma after a six-month fight June 16, 2014

    Formula One legend Michael Schumacher came out of coma on Monday after nearly six months and left the French hospital where he had been receiving treatment since his near-fatal skiing accident last December. Here's a timeline of the last six months the seven-time F1 champion was in coma: December 29, 2013:...
  • F1 legend Michael Schumacher out of coma after months, leaves hospital June 16, 2014

    Formula One great Michael Schumacher is no longer in a coma and has left a French hospital where he had been receiving treatment since a skiing accident in December, his manager said on Monday. Schumacher left the hospital in Grenoble "to continue his long phase of rehabilitation," manager Sabine Kehm said...
  • 700 cadets pass out from Indian Military Academy June 14, 2014

    A total of 700 cadets passed out from the Indian Military Academy (IMA) in Dehradun on Saturday of which 636 joined the Indian Army while the remaining were foreign cadets, an official said. The foreign cadets are from Bhutan, Ethiopia, Papua New Guinea and Afghanistan. After the passing out parade, the...
  • Michael Clarke backs controversial 'Mankad' run-out rule June 4, 2014

    Australian cricket captain Michael Clarke on Wednesday said he had no problem with a controversial run out rule that marred the fifth and final one-day international between England and Sri Lanka. His England counterpart Alastair Cook insisted a "line had been crossed" after Sachithra Senanayake ran out England's Jos Buttler as...
  • Passing out parade held for 126th NDA course May 31, 2014

    Three hundred and sixty cadets graduated from the National Defence Academy as they passed through the portals of prestigious Khetarpal Parade Ground on Saturday. Air Chief Marshal Arup Raha, Chief of Air Staff, IAF reviewed the passing out parade of 126th course on Saturday at National Defence Academy, Khadakvasla, Pune....
  • Paul McCartney cancels Japan tour due to illness May 20, 2014

    Reuters: Former Beatle Paul McCartney has canceled his Japanese "Out There" tour due to a worsening viral infection and requires complete rest, concert organizers said on Tuesday. There was no word on what would happen to the rest of his Asian tour. His next show is set for Seoul on May...
  • Watch: Amit Mishra involved in one of the funniest run-outs May 9, 2014

    Rajasthan Royals ran out Sunrisers Hyderabad's Amit Mishra on third throw in an IPL-7 match on Thursday. Wicketkeeper Sanju Samson missed the target after Mishra tried to sneak a bye, and the ball went to bowler James Faulkner who missed as well. Finally, Samson threw down the stumps with Mishra still...
  • Bangalore fails to come out and vote at large, only 50 per cent voting April 17, 2014

    Bangalore: India's IT city Bangalore has once again lived up to its dubious image of low turn out city! Despite the efforts made by the Election Commission and other non-governmental organizations, the voting percentage did not even touch 55% in the three Lok Sabha seats - Bangalore North, Bangalore...
  • 66-year-old actor Arnold Schwarzenegger spends 2 hours a day in the gym; performs his own stunts April 17, 2014

    London: Hollywood action star Arnold Schwarzenegger has revealed that he still performs the stunts on his own despite his age. The 66-year-old actor, who has performed all his stunts in the latest film 'Sabotage', said it is a part of his job, reported Daily Express. "I still get picked up and thrashed...
  • School dropout scenario in India 'extremely high': UNICEF March 11, 2014

    New Delhi: The school dropout scenario in the country is "extremely high" as over 80 million children are not completing the full cycle of elementary education, while eight million are out of school over a period of years, according to UNICEF. "The dropout is much much higher with girls," UNICEF representative...
  • 'Sorting Out Sid' is an easy and breezy read January 29, 2014

    I had once heard an author saying this, "these days, books are more about preview culture than review culture" and HarperCollins India did exactly that with Yashodhara Lal's second book Sorting Out Sid after a massive success of her first book Just Married, Please Excuse with them. Me along with...
  • Adarsh scam: Opposition stages a walk-out in Maharashtra Assembly December 20, 2013

    Mumbai: The Opposition on Friday staged a walkout in the Maharshtra Assembly as the list of business did not have the tabling of the Adarsh Commission report listed. The government was expected to table the Adarsh Commission report in the House today. Earlier, Maharashtra Governor K Shankaranarayanan had refused to give...
  • The epilogue: Sachin Tendulkar's walk into a golden sunset November 15, 2013

    Not physically but 1.2 billion Indians virtually accompanied Sachin Tendulkar - with a tear in the eye and a lump in the throat - as he took the long walk off the Wankhede Stadium on Friday, perhaps for the last time in a career that started exactly 24 years ago...
  • In real, Amitabh 71 not out, on reel '102 Not Out' October 12, 2013

    New Delhi: On the occasion of Amitabh Bachchan's 71st birthday Friday, producer Bhushan Kumar has announced a new film '102 Not Out', in which the megastar will play an old man who decides to break a world record of longevity. "It's his birthday and this is the right occasion to announce...
  • CLT20: Sunrisers Hyderabad knocked out after rain plays spoilsport September 30, 2013

    Ahmedabad: Sunrisers Hyderabad on Monday crashed out of the Champions League Twenty20 after their last Group B match against Brisbane Heat was called off due to wet ground conditions. The match was called off without a ball being bowled as heavy rains in the evening rendered the ground unplayable. Rain lashed the...
  • Fire breaks out in government official's home in Delhi September 22, 2013

    New Delhi: A fire broke out in the afternoon Sunday at the residence of a central government official in Delhi's high-security Lutyens' zone. The incident occurred at Ravinder Nagar in the well-known Khan Market area here. According to a fire department official, nobody was at the residence when the incident occurred and...
  • 'Anguished' Advani cuts a lonely figure September 13, 2013

    New Delhi: He was instrumental in BJP's rise to power in the nineties and credited with its phenomenal growth, but L.K. Advani cut a lonely figure Friday as the party announced Narendra Modi as its prime ministerial candidate, even as he voiced his "anguish" and "disappointment" at the move. Advani, 85,...
  • Politicians forget their differences to save their skin: Pallavi Ghosh August 2, 2013

    The Cabinet on Thursday cleared the proposal to keep political parties out of the ambit of the Right to Information Act (RTI). At a time when public mistrust in political leadership is running high, does this convey the right message? CNN-IBN's deputy bureau chief Pallavi Ghosh joined IBNLive readers for...
  • Sneak peek: Casey Affleck, Zoe Saldana in 'Out Of The Furnace' July 18, 2013

    Here's first look of a star-studded drama that has people talking! Christian Bale, Casey Affleck, Zoe Saldana, Woody Harrelson and Willem Dafoe come together in American thriller 'Out Of The Furnace'. ...
  • Afghanistan: Five killed in roadside bomb blast June 28, 2013

    Kabul: Five people were killed as a roadside bomb struck a car in Afghanistan's Laghman province Thursday, an official said. A mine planted by militants struck a car in Omarzai area on the outskirts of provincial capital Mehterlam at around 3:00 PM Thursday, leaving five civilians dead and injured another, said...
  • Difficult to continue as NDA ally without LK Advani: JD(U) June 11, 2013

    New Delhi: Virtually threatening a pull out, NDA ally JD(U) on Tuesday said it would be difficult for it to continue in the alliance in the absence of LK Advani, who resigned from key posts in his party a day after Narendra Modi was anointed as BJP's campaign committee chief. "If...
  • Kerry says United States ready to 'reach out' to North Korea April 15, 2013

    Tokyo: US Secretary of State John Kerry on Sunday stressed the United States is willing to engage with North Korea as long as it takes steps to give up nuclear weapons. He also vowed Washington would protect its Asian allies against any provocative acts by the North, but said it...
  • Karunanidhi scared of Jayalalithaa: Subramanian Swamy March 19, 2013

    New Delhi: Janata Party president Subramanian Swamy said on Tuesday that the DMK supremo M Karunanidhi is "scared" of Tamil Nadu Chief Minister J Jayalalithaa and he does not "want to be left behind", which is why he pulled out of the United Progressive Alliance government. The DMK pulled out...
  • Jayalalithaa describes DMK's pull out as 'drama' March 19, 2013

    Chennai: Slamming DMK President M Karunanidhi for announcing his party's withdrawal from the United Progressive Alliance (UPA) government over the Sri Lankan Tamils issue, Tamil Nadu Chief Minister J Jayalalithaa described it as a "drama" and indicated it was an action which came too late in the day. His announcement...
  • Chopper deal: Look-out notices issued for ex-IAF Chief March 17, 2013

    New Delhi: CBI has issued look-out notices for former IAF Chief SP Tyagi, his three cousins and five other Indians who have been named in its FIR in the alleged kickbacks received by them in Rs 3600 crore VVIP chopper deal. CBI sources said a look-out notice has been issued...