Chris Gayle remains king of sixes in IPL, Rishabh Pant in elite league

India, May 21 -- In 2008, when the Indian Premier League was in its inaugural edition, not many would have expected how the shortest format of the game would reinvent the game altogether. (FULL IPL 20... Read More

CTU bus driver, conductor thwart rape attempt; rescue Dehradun woman

Chandigarh, May 21 -- In what would have been an unfortunate repeat of the notorious gangrape of a Dehradun girl in a forested area of the city last November was prevented as two Good Samaritans stepp... Read More

Punjab primary students' learning levels shoot up in 8 months: Report

Mohali, May 21 -- Eight months after a survey under the Parho Punjab Paraho Punjab project depicted a grim picture of primary education in the state's government schools, the latest project report has... Read More

Nipah virus confirmed in Kerala fever outbreak as toll rises to 10, 12 critical

India, May 21 -- With the death of two more persons early Monday, the toll in a Nipah virus-induced fever in north Kerala rose to ten. The Union health ministry has rushed a team of experts to assist ... Read More

Health authorities step up disease control in South

Sri Lanka, May 21 -- Research is being carried out to determine if, in addition to the spread of the Influenza virus, the virus, Adino is also spreading in the Southern province. As a result of the v... Read More

Couple donates $10,000 for child education

Nepal, May 21 -- Bibhusan Shakya and Shilva Shrestha, who are currently pursuing their education in the United States, have donated US$10,000 to Teach for Nepal, an organization working in the field o... Read More

Urdu Officers' Exam: Timely help of Inspector of Police saves many minority candidates

Hyderabad, May 21 -- Dept. of Minorities Welfare conducted recruitment test for filling up 66 posts of Urdu Officers' Grade I and II. One of the conditions was that the hall tickets of the candidates ... Read More

Carbs are not bad for you, here's how to pick the right kind of food

India, May 21 -- Of late we've been programmed to avoid carbs; so no pastas, bread, cakes or cookies. Carbs have got a bad rep for causing weight gain and we avoid carb-rich food like the plague. But ... Read More

Karnataka poll diary: Supporter dies of shock after Yeddyurappa resigns, and others

India, May 21 -- Such is the level of passion that people invest in politics and political leaders that any change in fortunes deeply affects them. A supporter of senior Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) ... Read More

Happy Birthday Aditya Chopra: A look at the club of stars he introduced over the years

India, May 21 -- He defined romance for an entire generation with Dilwale Dulhania Le Jayenge in 1995. Filmmaker Aditya Chopra, who turns 47 on Monday, went on to direct three more films but it is ind... Read More