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India becomes first country in world to place aircraft in Mars' orbit in first attempt

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India on Wednesday created history by successfully placing its spacecraft in orbit around Mars, becoming the first country in the world to succeed in such an inter-planetary mission in the maiden atte

RBI seen holding rates until Q2 2015, then ease: Reuters Poll

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RBI would leave its key repo rate unchanged at 8.0 percent when it meets on Sept 30

Cisco unveils 'Smart City' model for a Digital India

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Economic value of Digital India initiative estimated to be USD 600 billion over next 10 years

Mars mission: ISRO geared up for a crucial manoeuvre on September 22


India’s spacecracft scheduled to enter Mars’ orbit on September 24

Chennai Super Kings seek turnaround against Dolphins

Skipper MS Dhoni will be a happy man if Chennai Super Kings manage to defeat Dolphins in their second Group A tie. Photo: BCCI

After a jittery start, Chennai Super Kings will look for a turnaround to get their campaign back on track when they take on South African team Nashua Dolphins in a Group A match of the Oppo Champions

Midday meal lands 350 kids in hospital

Children of the primary school in hospital after they fell ill in Bengaluru on Friday. — PTI

Around 350 children of a government-run Urdu primary school here were hospitalised on Friday for suspected food poisoning after consuming mid-day meals.

Bangalore: 350 children hospitalised after having mid-day meal in school

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Around 350 children of a government-run Urdu primary school were hospitalised on Friday as they fell ill after having mid-day meal at K G Halli here, two ministers said.

Leander Paes wants to leave the game on a high like Pele, Ali

Winning a medal at the 2016 Rio Olympics would give Paes the opportunity to retire from tennis on a high. Photo: AP/ File

Indian tennis legend Leander Paes says he aspires to exit from the game just like global icons Pele and Mohammad Ali who bid adieu to their respective sports when they were at the pinnacle of their ca

Serbia dash India’s hopes to qualify for World Group

Krajinovic defeated Yuki Bhambri as in straight sets to guide Serbia to a 3-2 win over India. Photo: PTI

Former champions Serbia will remain in the World Group of the Davis Cup after Filip Krajinovic secured a 3-2 win over hosts India Monday in a rain-interrupted play-off tie.

Novak Djokovic pull-out raises India's hopes

India hope world number one Novak Djokovic's absence will help them upset former champions Serbia. Photo: PTI

Bangalore: Hosts India hope world number one Novak Djokovic's absence will help them upset former champions Serbia in the Davis Cup World Group play-off tie starting on Friday.

After four hours of driving, we should have been in the middle of Dartmoor. And yet we were not.

During Gen Pervez Musharraf’s time a television host asked Benazir Bhutto (BB) about the low attendance at the Pakistan People’s Party jalsas that had just taken place.