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Ebola risk categorisation of passengers

Stepping up its vigil against Ebola virus, government has started risk categorisation of passengers from the affected countries at Indian airports as high, medium and low.

26 dengue cases are reported

Over 25 cases of dengue have been reported in the national capital so far this year, according to a report released by the South Delhi Municipal Corporation on Tuesday.While figures for various corpor

Remove ban on defence firm, Singapore tells India

Singapore has requested India to review its decision to blacklist its defence firm ST Kinetics, which was barred from doing business with India for 10 years for its alleged role in the 2009 Ordnance F

Rupee down by 15 paise against dollar in early trade


Rupee is trading at 60.83 and Sensex shoots up by 0.14 per cent

Army man arrested for molestation

Army Man

An Army man was on Tuesday arrested for allegedly making an attempt to molest a teenaged girl on board the Dibrugarh-Delhi Rajdhani Express in Assam.

Glad that IPL shut the door on me, says Alex Hales

Alex Hales has received maiden call-up in the England's ODI squad. Photo: AP/ File

Having received his maiden call-up in the England ODI squad, hard-hitting batsman Alex Hales feels that the IPL snub he got during last edition, helped him turn into a better player.

Fan-made opening for Doctor Who Season 8


The title sequence for the new series of sci-fi TV show Doctor Who has been inspired by a fan-made clip on Youtube.

Silver futures gain Rs 98 on global cues

Silver prices up by Rs 98 to Rs 43,089 per kg; Image for representational purpose only (Photo: PTI)

Silver prices up by Rs 98 to Rs 43,089 per kg

Gene subset likely for sex determination


It may not just be the X and Y chromosomes which decide the sex of a baby, a subset of very small genes could also play a key role!Scientists at the Cold Spring Harbour Laboratory (CSHL) in US have fo

Sensex slips into negative zone; down 76 points on profit-booking

Sensex down by 76.49 points in morning trade; Image for representational purpose only

Sensex down by 76.49 points in morning trade

The Narendra Modi government approaching the 100-day mark demands an assessment of its performance. A national television channel even arranged, more a boxing match than a debate, a programme on whether Mr Modi’s foreign policy is continuity or radical change.

It is widely acknowledged that relations between the West and Russia have never been as bad as they are since the end of the Cold War. The reason, of course, is Ukraine, but beyond it lie the implied conflicting interests of the two sides.