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9/11 survivors at higher risk of heart, lung disease: Study

9/11 survivors at higher risk of heart, lung disease: Study

Survivors of the 9/11 terror attack on the World Trade Center who were exposed to the dust cloud or sustained physical injuries may be at an increased long-term risk of…

Abu Dhabi ranked second-best city to live

Abu Dhabi ranked second-best city to live

Abu Dhabi has been ranked the second best city in the world to live, visit and do business in the latest Ipsos Top Cities Index. The UAE capital moved up…

19th Grand Slam title for Roger Federer

19th Grand Slam title for Roger Federer

Roger Federer won a record eighth Wimbledon title and became the tournament’s oldest champion with a straight-sets victory over injury-hit Marin Cilic who dramatically broke down in tears midway through…

Patanjali, Reliance Jio among 10 most influential brands

Patanjali, Reliance Jio among 10 most influential brands

Yoga guru Ramdev promoted Patanjali Ayurveda has been featured among the 10 most influential brands in India along with electronics major Samsung and new entrant Reliance Jio, according to a…

Was 2011 World Cup final fixed? Ranatunga wants probe

Was 2011 World Cup final fixed? Ranatunga wants probe

Former Sri Lanka skipper Arjuna Ranatunga demanded an investigation into the country’s 2011 World Cup final defeat against India amid allegations of match fixing. Ranatunga in a video posted on…

Trump hints he could change position on Paris climate accord

Trump hints he could change position on Paris climate accord

U.S President Donald Trump suggested on Thursday that he could change his position on the Paris climate accord, in remarks after talks with his French counterpart Emmanuel Macron. “Something could…

Nawaz Sharif refuses to resign, calls JIT report ‘pack of speculations’

Nawaz Sharif refuses to resign, calls JIT report ‘pack of speculations’

Pakistan prime minister Nawaz Sharif on Thursday refused to resign despite demands for his exit in the wake of a damning report by the Panama case probe panel that recommended…

Injury forces Novak Djokovic out of Wimbledon

Injury forces Novak Djokovic out of Wimbledon

Three-times Wimbledon champion Novak Djokovic’s painful year continued as he retired with an elbow injury during his quarter-final against Czech Tomas Berdych on Wednesday. The second seed had lost the…

Angelo Mathews steps down as Sri Lanka captain

Angelo Mathews steps down as Sri Lanka captain

Angelo Mathews on Tuesday relinquished the captaincy of Sri Lanka in all three formats after his team lost to Zimbabwe in the recently concluded One Day International (ODI) series. After…

Govt seeks priest’s release in Yemen

Govt seeks priest’s release in Yemen

External affairs minister Sushma Swaraj on Tuesday held extensive talks with the Deputy Prime Minister of Yemen during which she conveyed India’s concern over the safety of Father Tom Uzhunnalil,…