Perth: A superlative bowling performance and a cool Mahendra Singh Dhoni eventually helped India muster a four-wicket win against the West Indies to notch their fourth consecutive World Cup Pool B victory on a tricky WACA pitch here on Friday. A brilliant bowling performance helped the defending champions skittle out the...
New Delhi: The Centre on Friday asked the Nagaland government to furnish a detailed report on a rape accused being killed in Dimapur. A home ministry official told IANS that a report has been sought on the incident. "The ministry of home affairs has asked for a report on the incident," he said, adding that the...
New Delhi: Prime Minister Narendra Modi will be visiting Seychelles, Mauritius and Sri Lanka from March 10-14. On March 11, in Seychelles, Modi will hold bilateral discussions with President James Alexis Michel to strengthen maritime ties and enhance bilateral development cooperation. On March 11-12, in Mauritius, the prime...
Thiruvananthapuram: The Kerala government announced a slew of measures for the Kerala diaspora, including setting up of a NRI Commission and beginning recruitment for jobs in Middle East countries, outlined in Kerala Governor P.Sathasivam's address to the state assembly on Friday. "Visa cheating and criminal offences...
New Delhi: The government on Thursday served legal notice to the BBC over its broadcast of a controversial documentary on the December 16, 2012 gang rape, saying the broadcaster "violated the contract on various fronts". "A legal notice has been served to the BBC. The notice says that they (BBC) had violated the...
Thiruvananthapuram: Home Minister Ramesh Chennithala Friday rejected the evidence produced by Government chief whip P C George to substantiate his...
Alibek sat motionless on horseback in the valley, waiting for the familiar shrill. Suddenly a golden eagle rose from a faraway-mountain, and dived toward him with a sharp howl. Alibek answered back with a resounding bird-shrill. In no time, the...
This small piece of plastic, this slip of a card, this wafer thing of a card has all world crammed into it. We are talking about SIM card, dear reader. It is like piece of universe carved into a very difficult shape. It is as if it were arrested...
“Try and leave this world a little better than you found it,” said Robert Stephenson Smyth Baden-Powell. This visionary continues to inspire the world. Baden Powell, a high-ranking military officer of the colonial British Army, had a...
Licking lollipop is perhaps one of those activities that you want to do eternally. Thanks to your slippery saliva, the candy wears out eventually, leaving you a lot disappointed. Now an interesting study says that it takes at least 2500 licks to...
The biggest music awards show on the planet had a little bit for whichever generation you represent. And, Indians who have started expecting booty since the Mozart of Madras A.R. Rahman bagged two Academy Awards for Slumdog Millionnaire in 2010, had...