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No troop contribution in Afghanistan: India

No troop contribution in Afghanistan: India

India and the U.S on Tuesday discussed ways to deepen their defence ties along with key issues such as Afghanistan, where New Delhi has ruled out any troop…

Justice Sivarajan Commission submits report on solar scam

Justice Sivarajan Commission submits report on solar scam

The Justice G. Sivarajan Commission, which probed the Kerala solar scam, submitted its report to Chief Minister Pinarayi Vijayan. “The report has been submitted to the chief minister,”…

Karnataka HC judge resigns

Karnataka HC judge resigns

Karnataka High Court judge Justice Jayant Patel has resigned but has not cited any reasons. “Justice Jayant Patel on Monday sent in his resignation to Karnataka Chief Justice…

Student drowns while friends were busy taking selfies

Student drowns while friends were busy taking selfies

In what was another case of ‘selfie fever’ claiming lives, a 17-year-old student drowned in a pond near Karnataka’s Kanakapura, while his friends were busy taking group selfies.…

Nokia 8 launched in India for Rs 36,999

Nokia 8 launched in India for Rs 36,999

Nokia has launched its latest flagship, the Nokia 8 in India at a starting price of Rs 36,999. The new Nokia smartphone will be available for sale from…

Entertainment

Opening theaters in remote areas will help film industry: Aamir

Opening theaters in remote areas will help film industry: Aamir

Aamir Khan wants more cinema halls to be opened in the smaller cities and remote…

Mithali Raj biopic in works

Mithali Raj biopic in works

Indian Women’s Cricket team captain Mithali Raj’s remarkable journey will soon be adapted for big…

New teaser of ‘Solo’ is out; Watch it

New teaser of ‘Solo’ is out; Watch it

Dulquer Salmaan is teaming up with filmmaker Bejoy Nambiar for the upcoming Tamil-Malayalam bilingual ‘Solo’.…

Sports

Hardik has turned his career around: Dravid

Hardik has turned his career around: Dravid

Former India skipper Rahul Dravid feels young all-rounder Hardik Pandya has turned his career around by playing just as the situations demand in the ongoing series against Australia.…

England name 21-member squad for FIFA U-17 WC

England name 21-member squad for FIFA U-17 WC

England head coach Steve Cooper today announced a 21-member squad for the FIFA U-17 World Cup to be held in India from October 6 to 28. Cooper has…

Harendra eyeing 2018 Asiad gold with Indian eves

Harendra eyeing 2018 Asiad gold with Indian eves

Newly-appointed women’s hockey team coach Harendra Singh has already set his goals and said he expects the Indian eves to win next year’s Asian Games and seal a…

Olympics: US athletes fears over Russian dope cheats

Olympics: US athletes fears over Russian dope cheats

American athletes preparing for next year’s Winter Olympics called for tough sanctions against Russia, voicing fears cheats could escape punishment over the doping scandal from the 2014 Games.…

Swiss court KOs amateur boxing chief’s rivals

Swiss court KOs amateur boxing chief’s rivals

A Swiss court dismissed an attempt by opponents to amateur boxing chief Wu Ching-Ko to seize control of governing body the AIBA. Wu’s position was challenged by the…

American football: US Olympians divided on flag protests

American football: US Olympians divided on flag protests

US Winter Olympic athletes were as divided as the nation on NFL player protests during the US national anthem in the wake of comments by Donald Trump. Remarks…

Indians win five medals in Asian Indoor Games

Indians win five medals in Asian Indoor Games

Ashgabat: Indians added five medals, including a gold through cueist Sourav Kothari, on the 10th day of the 5th Asian Indoor and Martial Arts Games here. Kothari won the…

Football: Wenger fumes over gruelling schedule

Football: Wenger fumes over gruelling schedule

Arsene Wenger has criticised the gruelling schedule that forces Arsenal to play three games in the space of just seven days. Wenger’s side eased to a 2-0 win…

Two players in lead in FIDE rating chess tournament

Two players in lead in FIDE rating chess tournament

Chennai: Top-seeded Ravichandran Siddharth and IM norm-holder Ram S Krishnan of BSNL were in joint with six points each after six rounds in the 6th Sri MSV Memorial…

AIFF is doing terrific work over the years: Bibiano Fernandes

AIFF is doing terrific work over the years: Bibiano Fernandes

India U-16 team head coach Bibiano Fernandes on Monday hailed the AIFF for nurturing young talents and supporting the youngsters to live their dreams from a tender age.…

Business

Nokia 8 launched in India for Rs 36,999

Nokia 8 launched in India for Rs 36,999

Nokia has launched its latest flagship, the Nokia 8 in India at a starting price of Rs 36,999. The new Nokia…

Gionee unveils M7 with ‘FullView’ display

Gionee unveils M7 with ‘FullView’ display

Gionee unveiled its new mid-range smartphones, the M7 and M7 Power, on Monday at an event in China. As teased by…

PM forms Economic Advisory Council; Bibek Debroy to head it

PM forms Economic Advisory Council; Bibek Debroy to head it

Over three years after coming to power, Prime Minister Narendra Modi formed an Economic Advisory Council (EAC) amid the government’s endeavour…

Renault Duster ‘Sandstorm’ edition launched

Renault Duster ‘Sandstorm’ edition launched

Renault announced the launch of the new Duster ‘Sandstorm’ edition with some cosmetic updates and additional features. Available in both the…

SBI lowers minimum balance requirement to Rs 3,000

SBI lowers minimum balance requirement to Rs 3,000

The country’s largest lender, State Bank of India, lowered the minimum average monthly balance (MAB) requirement in a savings account to…

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GST impact: Ford Endeavour costs hiked upto Rs 1.8 lakhs

GST impact: Ford Endeavour costs hiked upto Rs 1.8 lakhs

Automaker Ford India has raised prices of its premium SUV Endeavour by up to Rs 1.8 lakh following hike in GST cess rates. “Price of Endevour has…

Entertainment
Opening theaters in remote areas will help film industry: Aamir

Opening theaters in remote areas will help film industry: Aamir

Aamir Khan wants more cinema halls to be opened in the smaller cities and remote areas of India. The Bollywood star said increasing the reach of movies…

Lifestyle
Benefits Of Neem Oil

Benefits Of Neem Oil

Beauty benefits of Neem oil Neem Oil acts as a good moisturiser for those who suffer from moderate to severe dry skin. This is a good anti-aging product…

Women
Reasons For Muscle Cramps

Reasons For Muscle Cramps

Although muscle cramps are normal and almost everyone experiences them in their lifetime, there may be some underlying causes to these painful episodes. If a person suffering…

Local News
Relief for Kavya; HC says no need to seek anticipatory bail

Relief for Kavya; HC says no need to seek anticipatory bail

The Kerala High Court dismissed the anticipatory bail plea of actor Kavya Madhavan after the police gave an assurance that she will not be arrested in an…

Science and Tech
Nokia 8 launched in India for Rs 36,999

Nokia 8 launched in India for Rs 36,999

Nokia has launched its latest flagship, the Nokia 8 in India at a starting price of Rs 36,999. The new Nokia smartphone will be available for sale…

Banking
SBI lowers minimum balance requirement to Rs 3,000

SBI lowers minimum balance requirement to Rs 3,000

The country’s largest lender, State Bank of India, lowered the minimum average monthly balance (MAB) requirement in a savings account to Rs 3,000 from Rs 5,000 and…

Jewellery
Chandbali Earring in Orange and White

Chandbali Earring in Orange and White

Product Highlights Alloy Based Chandbali Earring in Orange and White Enhanced with Stones and Beads Its Length is Approximately 2 to 3 inches Occasion: Festive Color: Orange Type:…