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Opposition chooses Meira Kumar as its presidential candidate

Opposition chooses Meira Kumar as its presidential candidate

The Opposition chose former Lok Sabha speaker Meira Kumar, a Dalit, as its candidate for president against NDA’s Ram Nath Kovind. Meira, a former diplomat and daughter of…

Revenue sharing model: BCCI to get USD 405 million from ICC

Revenue sharing model: BCCI to get USD 405 million from ICC

The BCCI will be getting USD 405 million as per the International Cricket Council’s revenue sharing model, which was agreed during the apex body’s annual conference in London.…

Seeking loan waiver has become ‘fashion’ these days: Venkaiah

Seeking loan waiver has become ‘fashion’ these days: Venkaiah

Union Urban Development Minister Venkaiah Naidu on Thursday said seeking loan waiver has become a ‘fashion’ now but it is not the final solution and should be considered…

Alleging harassment by officials, farmer commits suicide

Alleging harassment by officials, farmer commits suicide

A farmer allegedly committed suicide outside a village office in Kerala’s Kozhikode district on Wednesday night. Joy, 57, of Chakkittapara village was found hanging around 9.30 pm. Alleged…

India’s population to surpass that of China’s around 2024: UN

India’s population to surpass that of China’s around 2024: UN

India’s population could surpass that of China’s around 2024, two years later than previously estimated, and is projected to touch 1.5 billion in 2030, according to a UN…

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Bhansali and I are friends, but there are still ego issues: Ismail Darbar

Bhansali and I are friends, but there are still ego issues: Ismail Darbar

Music composer Ismail Darbar says he shares a friendly relation with his former collaborator Sanjay…

Didn’t think Transformers Was a Great Idea at First: Josh Duhamel

Didn’t think Transformers Was a Great Idea at First: Josh Duhamel

Actor Josh Duhamel says initially, he did not think that it was a good idea…

John Abraham unveils first poster of ‘Parmanu’

John Abraham unveils first poster of ‘Parmanu’

Actor John Abraham has shared the first look of his upcoming film Parmanu – The Story…

Sports

Srikanth, Prannoy improve in BWF ranking

Srikanth, Prannoy improve in BWF ranking

Riding on his performance at the Indonesia Super Series Premier last week, Indian ace K Srikanth improved 11 places to jump to the 11th spot in the latest…

Revenue sharing model: BCCI to get USD 405 million from ICC

Revenue sharing model: BCCI to get USD 405 million from ICC

The BCCI will be getting USD 405 million as per the International Cricket Council’s revenue sharing model, which was agreed during the apex body’s annual conference in London.…

Want Players Ready for National Team: Constantine on India U-23 Squad

Want Players Ready for National Team: Constantine on India U-23 Squad

National football team’s chief coach Stephen Constantine is confident that he will be able to unearth new talent from the current pool of India U-22 players aiming to…

Australian Open Badminton: Sindhu, Srikanth, Praneeth Enter Quarters

Australian Open Badminton: Sindhu, Srikanth, Praneeth Enter Quarters

Kidambi Srikanth and B Sai Praneeth eked out thrilling victories in the men’s singles second round to set up an all-Indian quarterfinal clash at the USD 750,000 Australian…

Out of action since Rio, Dipa to also miss World Championship

Out of action since Rio, Dipa to also miss World Championship

Indian gymnast Dipa Karmakar, who has not competed since her historic fourth place finish in the Rio Olympics, is all set to miss the World Gymnastics Championships as…

WBO Sanctions Vijender vs Zulpikar Fight for August 1st Week

WBO Sanctions Vijender vs Zulpikar Fight for August 1st Week

World Boxing Organisation (WBO) has sanctioned WBO Asia Pacific Super Middleweight title and WBO Oriental Super Middleweight title between Vijender Singh and Chinese Zulpikar Maimaitiali in first week…

India Men and Women Defeat Egypt in World Teams’ Chess Championship

India Men and Women Defeat Egypt in World Teams’ Chess Championship

The Indian men and women team scored expected victories against lowest ranked Egypt in the World teams’ chess championship here. The Indian men surprisingly dropped 1.5 points despite…

Kohli and Co Start Favourites Against Windies

Kohli and Co Start Favourites Against Windies

Captain Virat Kohli will look to put to rest, all the off-field controversies regarding Anil Kumble’s controversial exit, as India gear up for the first ODI against a…

Victoria Azarenka Wins in First Match On Return After Giving Birth

Victoria Azarenka Wins in First Match On Return After Giving Birth

The two-time Australian Open champion, who gave birth to Leo in December, won 6-3 4-6 7-6 (9-7) against Japan’s Risa Ozaki at the Mallorca Open. It was the…

Problems? What problems? Ronaldo on target in Portugal win

Problems? What problems? Ronaldo on target in Portugal win

Cristiano Ronaldo brushed aside his off-field problems by scoring the winner as Portugal edged out hosts Russia 1-0 at the Confederations Cup on Wednesday, before Oribe Peralta gave…

Business

Indian IT export to grow 7-8% in current fiscal: Nasscom

Indian IT export to grow 7-8% in current fiscal: Nasscom

Indian IT export is projected to grow by 7-8 per cent in 2017-18, industry body Nasscom said in its guidance on…

Govt asks banks to deposit junked notes at RBI by July 20

Govt asks banks to deposit junked notes at RBI by July 20

The government has permitted banks and post offices to deposit junked Rs 500 and Rs 1,000 notes with the Reserve Bank…

Honda CLIQ launched in India at Rs 42,499

Honda CLIQ launched in India at Rs 42,499

Honda Motorcycle and Scooter India (HMSI) has launched the very surprising Honda CLIQ 110 cc scooter in the country. The newest…

GST: Credit card bill, insurance premium to get costlier

GST: Credit card bill, insurance premium to get costlier

Credit card providers, banks and insurers have started alerting their customers to pay higher tax post implementation of Goods and Services…

Union Cabinet to take a call on Air India, says Minister

Union Cabinet to take a call on Air India, says Minister

Inter-ministerial consultations on the future course of action for Air India have been completed and the Cabinet would decide on how…

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Music festival to pay tribute to legendary Indian composers

Music festival to pay tribute to legendary Indian composers

Stalwarts of Indian classical music and dance like Birju Maharaj, Rashid Khan, and Kavita Krishnamurti will pay tributes to legendary Indian classical music composers at an upcoming…

Entertainment
Bhansali and I are friends, but there are still ego issues: Ismail Darbar

Bhansali and I are friends, but there are still ego issues: Ismail Darbar

Music composer Ismail Darbar says he shares a friendly relation with his former collaborator Sanjay Leela Bhansali, but could not work with the National Award- winning filmmaker…

Lifestyle
Sweat Proof Makeup Tips To Know

Sweat Proof Makeup Tips To Know

Summers are here and so is the humidity. While the heat scorches you continuously, the humidity leads to excessive sweating. The humidity levels may vary from place…

Women
Italian Chicken Salami Club Sandwich

Italian Chicken Salami Club Sandwich

Ingredients Chicken salami – 100gm Whole wheat bread – 8 slices Cheese – 4 slice Pepper Mayonnaise – 15gm French Mustard – 8gm Tomato – 2 (cut…

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LPG terminal at Puthuvype will ease backlog in Kerala: IOC

LPG terminal at Puthuvype will ease backlog in Kerala: IOC

State-owned Indian Oil Corp (IOC) said its proposed LPG import terminal at Puthuvypeen in Kochi, construction of which has witnessed violent protest, will help reduce backlog for…

Science and Tech
India’s Mars mission completes 1,000 Earth days in orbit

India’s Mars mission completes 1,000 Earth days in orbit

The country’s low-cost Mars spacecraft completed 1,000 Earth days in its orbit on Monday, well beyond its designed mission life of six months or 180 days. “The…

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Govt asks banks to deposit junked notes at RBI by July 20

Govt asks banks to deposit junked notes at RBI by July 20

The government has permitted banks and post offices to deposit junked Rs 500 and Rs 1,000 notes with the Reserve Bank by July 20. This is the…

Jewellery
Kundan Bridal Necklace Set

Kundan Bridal Necklace Set

Description Alloy based Bridal Necklace Set in White.Enhanced with Kundan, Stones and Beads.Enclosed with an adjustable cord.Accompanied by a matching pair of earrings and mangtika.It can be…