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Documentary on voyage of all-women INSV Tarini crew to make TV debut

The documentary on all-women INSV Tarini crew will premiere on National Geographic on March 8.

20 Feb 2019 4:03 PM

Pakistan shooters to miss ISSF World Cup after Pulwama terror attack

The ISSF event, which will offer 16 quota places for the 2020 Tokyo Olympics, starts at the Dr Karni Singh Range on Thursday.

20 Feb 2019 3:25 PM

Sehwag offers to bear education expenses of Pulwama terror attack martyrs' children

Star boxer Vijender Singh, who is employed with Haryana Police, is donating a month's salary.

16 Feb 2019 4:18 PM

Ruchira Kamboj appointed India's Ambassador to Bhutan

She is serving as the High Commissioner of India to South Africa since 2017.

11 Feb 2019 4:24 PM

For a cause: Mumbai man wants to sue his parents for giving birth without his consent

Samuel, an anti-natalist (a philosophy that argues that people should abstain from procreation) has been trending on social media.

07 Feb 2019 3:22 PM


Awarded Padma Shri for my talent; not physical differentiation: Narthaki Nataraj

Narthaki Nataraj became the first person from the trans community to receive a Padma Shri, the third highest civilian award in the country.

06 Feb 2019 12:34 PM

USB stick found in Leopard seal poo

The stick was in good condition, “considering where it had come from”, and the researchers let it dry out for a few weeks.

06 Feb 2019 9:46 AM

Mithali Raj creates history, becomes first woman cricketer to play 200 ODIs

Mithali, who made her ODI debut in June 1999, is serving the game for 19 years and 219 days, now.

01 Feb 2019 9:44 AM

It's jail time again for the 'French Spider-Man'

'French Spiderman' arrested after scaling Manila skyscraper.

30 Jan 2019 1:13 PM

Paras Khadka scores ton as Nepal win first-ever ODI series

The win did not come easily to Nepal as UAE had set up the highest total of the series.

29 Jan 2019 12:27 PM


Pope denounces corruption, walls and prays for Venezuela

Pope Francis welcomed thousands of young Catholics gathered for World Youth Day rally.

25 Jan 2019 7:47 PM

Born again on a mountain: Arunima Sinha in a candid chat

Arunima Sinha recently completed her final summit of Mount Vinson in Antarctica on 4 January 2019.

24 Jan 2019 2:08 PM

Sanjita Chanu's suspension revoked by International Weightlifting Federation

International Weightlifting Federation revoked the provisional suspension of Sanjita Chanu who faced a four-year ban for a failed dope test.

23 Jan 2019 3:30 PM

BCCI announces cash rewards for Indian selectors post historic Australia tour

Vinod Rai, chairman of the CoA, said that they are extremely proud of the way team have conducted themselves in the series.

22 Jan 2019 8:51 PM

Wonderful experience, totally worth it: Cdr Abhilash Tomy wishes to sail again

Cdr has been awarded the Tenzing Norgay National Adventure Award, Kirti Chakra for valour and courageous action.

22 Jan 2019 11:50 AM


Reclaiming lost glory

From pariah to demi-god: transgender leader a star at the Kumbh Mela.

21 Jan 2019 9:00 PM

'No injuries of concern' for Prince Philip, 97, after car crash

The accident stirred up what The Sun described as Britain's "age-old debate" about whether and when the elderly should give up driving.

19 Jan 2019 4:55 PM

Rihanna in talks with Luxury leader LVMH to launch a fashion brand

Paris-based LVMH planning a fashion brand with the “Umbrella” singer.

18 Jan 2019 4:35 PM

Trump taps 3 Indian-American experts for key admin posts

US President Donald Trump has nominated three influential Indian-Americans including a woman.

17 Jan 2019 11:37 AM

For 'outstanding leadership for nation', PM Modi receives Philip Kotler award

The award focuses on the triple bottom-line of 'people, profit and planet'.

14 Jan 2019 4:04 PM