Watch ‘Sultan’ trailer: This Salman-Anushka wrestling saga will grip you till the end

Watch ‘Sultan’ trailer: This Salman-Anushka wrestling saga will grip you till the end MUMBAI:The much-awaited Salman Khan and Anushka Sharma-starrer ‘Sultan’ trailer is out and we can say just one word- Amazing! The…

What made Akshay Kumar angry on the sets of ‘Comedy Nights Bachao’?

What made Akshay Kumar angry on the sets of ‘Comedy Nights Bachao’? MUMBAI:Khilaadi Kumar is generally known for his poised and calm appearances off the big screen, but he recently lost his…

Muzaffarnagar: 567 FIRs, countless promises later, riot victims still wait for justice
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Should Indian athletes be competing in low-quality meets?

Should Indian athletes be competing in low-quality meets?

KOCHI:As Dutee Chand raced to the women’s 100m gold at the recent Taiwan Athletics Open, the host’s silver medallist, Liao Ching, appeared to be nearly three steps behind. And the 200m, the next day, was an Indian affair with Dutee, Srabani Nanda and H.M. Jyothi…

Royal Challengers’ spectacular comeback continuess

Royal Challengers’ spectacular comeback continuess

BENGALURU:A South African’s plight in a knockout match is all too well-known. And in those, A.B. de Villiers has often flattered to deceive. But not on Tuesday, as he single-handedly carried Royal Challengers Bangalore into its third IPL final. Ploughing a lone furrow, he made…

FIFA sacks finance director Markus Kattner over bonus payments

FIFA sacks finance director Markus Kattner over bonus payments

GENEVA:FIFA has fired its finance director of the past 13 years, removing another fixture of the Sepp Blatter presidential era in another round of revelations about irregular million-dollar payments. Markus Kattner’s exit on Monday came after he spent several months in his highest profile role…

Lions stare down back-from-the-dead RCB

Lions stare down back-from-the-dead RCB BENGALURU:Two weeks ago, Virat Kohli, with Royal Challengers Bangalore (RCB) languishing in sixth place and…

For ‘mature’ Faiz Fazal, call has come at right time

For ‘mature’ Faiz Fazal, call has come at right time MUMBAI:Faiz Fazal’s mobile in England had crashed. As a result, he did not know who…

Lions stare down back-from-the-dead RCB

Lions stare down back-from-the-dead RCB BENGALURU:Two weeks ago, Virat Kohli, with Royal Challengers Bangalore (RCB) languishing in sixth place and…

Rookie Thakurl in Test team for West Indies tour, Dhoni to lead in Zimbabwe

Rookie Thakurl in Test team for West Indies tour, Dhoni to lead in Zimbabwe MUMBAI(PTI):Rookie Mumbai pacer Shardul Thakur was the lone new face in India’s Test squad for…

Are marriages made in heaven?

Are marriages made in heaven?

MUMBAI:‘Love and marriage go together like a horse and carriage’ went the old Frank Sinatra song. As the week unfolds on May 29, my parents will celebrate their golden jubilee anniversary. In today’s times, there are few lucky couples who do reach that milestone in…

Regular selfie-takers overestimate their attractiveness, finds new study

Regular selfie-takers overestimate their attractiveness, finds new study

Toronto , PTI:People who love clicking pictures of themselves regularly tend to overestimate how good looking and likable they are, a new study has found. Researchers led by Daniel Re from University of Toronto in Canada conducted the study on 198 college students, 100 of…

All in all, all is well!, writes Priyanka Chaturvedi

All in all, all is well!, writes Priyanka Chaturvedi

Being unwell and out of political debates has its advantages. A week of ‘forced break’ gave me a chance to follow up on all things non-political. And was it fun! How you ask? Let me tell you of all the interesting stories I read. I…

Beauty by the French Riviera

Beauty by the French Riviera MUMBAI:All eyes are on Cannes as the famed film fest continues giving us stellar looks…

Attend-Dance to their tunes, writes Sajid Khan

Attend-Dance to their tunes, writes Sajid Khan MUMBAI:Remember PT classes in school, the coach or the PT teacher used to shout ‘ATTTTTTENSHUNNN’…

Myths of gender: Women are not from Venus and Men are not from Mars

Myths of gender: Women are not from Venus and Men are not from Mars The world is divided into two categories of people. One who think that the world…

An evening of grandeur with Poonam soni

An evening of grandeur with Poonam soni Mumbai:Bold and beautiful, elegant and exquisite, these were the jewellery pieces on display at a…

Identify your hidden potential with DMIT test

Identify your hidden potential with DMIT test

Hyderabad,S. Chandrashekara Reddy: Dermatoglyphics may be an emerging subject in India. But, in western world, it is an established subject which identifies one’s hidden potential and generates multiple intelligence test report with finger prints. It is useful for individuals as well as corporate world. The…

FDA authorizes expanded use of medical abortion pill Mifeprex

FDA authorizes expanded use of medical abortion pill Mifeprex

WASHINGTON – The U.S. Food and Drug Administration on Wednesday approved a request by Danco Laboratories to expand authorized use of its abortion pill Mifeprex, formerly known as RU-486, to 70 days of gestation from 49 days. Mifeprex was approved by the FDA in 2000…

Healthcare development and homeopathy in India

Healthcare development and homeopathy in India

Guwahati,Dr Abdul Matin Ahmed: Homeopathy was introduced in India the early 19th century. It flourished in Bengal at first, and then spread all over India. In the beginning, the system was extensively practised by amateurs in the civil and military services and others. Mahendra Lal Sircar…

WHO Urges Stronger Regulations on Vaccines in China

WHO Urges Stronger Regulations on Vaccines in China BEIJING— China needs to more closely regulate the market for private vaccines within its borders,…

Patients With Skin Infections Hardly Complete Antibiotic Doses

Patients With Skin Infections Hardly Complete Antibiotic Doses NEW YORK: Patients with skin infections are less likely to take all their prescribed antibiotic…

Breast Cancer and Early Detection as physicians say

Breast Cancer and Early Detection as physicians say Mumbai,Dr. Precella T Thomas: Breast cancer is a global disease. Breast cancer is the most…

The Easter Feaster

The Easter Feaster Never was there a more celebrated and adjective-prefixed Tuesday in the entire Christian liturgical calendar…

This Hollywood veteran actress went skinny-dipping with Michael Jackson

This Hollywood veteran actress went skinny-dipping with Michael Jackson

Actress Jane Fonda has revealed that she once went skinny-dipping with Michael Jackson. The 78-year-old actress said it was “Thriller” hitmaker’s idea, reported People magazine. “Of course,” she responded when Ellen DeGeneres asked if she’d swam nude with Jackson. “Here’s how it happened; he was…

Jon Snow’s fate on ‘Game of Thrones’ revealed

Jon Snow’s fate on ‘Game of Thrones’ revealed

If you are a fan of the show Game of Thrones, don’t venture any further. Turn back right now, because the moment which “Game of Thrones” fans have been waiting for with bated breath has arrived. Jon Snow was brutally murdered on the last season…

Charlize Theron wants her man to be appreciative of her ambitious nature

Charlize Theron wants her man to be appreciative of her ambitious nature

London , PTI: Actress Charlize Theron says she would never “compromise” for a man. The Huntsman: Winter’s War actress, 40, who has been single since splitting from Sean Penn last year, said she wants to be with someone who will “appreciate” her ambitious nature, rather…

Halle Berry joins social media with provocative photo

Halle Berry joins social media with provocative photo Los Angeles: Hollywood actress Halle Berry stirred up social media by launching accounts on Facebook,…

Al Jazeera Lays Off About 10% of Workforce

Al Jazeera Lays Off About 10% of Workforce Qatar’s state-owned Al Jazeera says it is laying off about 500 jobs worldwide, the latest…

Old Dominion Head Into ACMs Already Winners

Old Dominion Head Into ACMs Already Winners NASHVILLE, TENNESSEE— When members of Old Dominion saw the band’s name on the voting ballots…

From Doo-wop to Destiny’s Child, Meghan Trainor Shifts Style

From Doo-wop to Destiny’s Child, Meghan Trainor Shifts Style NEW YORK — When playing songs from her upcoming sophomore album for her record label,…

Google Paris office raided in tax evasion inquiry

Google Paris office raided in tax evasion inquiry

PARIS,REUTERS:French investigators raided Google’s Paris headquarters on Tuesday as part of a tax evasion inquiry, the financial prosecutor’s office said. Google said it was fully complying with French law. Facing public anger at the way multinational companies use their footprints around the world to minimise…

Sensex logs first rise in five sessions on earnings lift

Sensex logs first rise in five sessions on earnings lift

MUMBAI(PTI):Market benchmark Sensex today reversed its four-day fall and ended higher by over 75 points, taking comfort from encouraging corporate earnings despite lingering worries about a likely rate hike by the US Fed as early as June. A higher opening in Europe and a mixed…

‘Adopting BS-VI norms will make diesel vehicles costlier’

‘Adopting BS-VI norms will make diesel vehicles costlier’

Mumbai,SPECIAL CORRESPONDENT:The government’s decision to leapfrog the Bharat Stage (BS)-V Emission Standards and implement the BS-VI norms by April 2020, four years ahead of the earlier schedule, will make diesel vehicles costlier by Rs.70,000 to Rs.1,50,000, according to a statement issued by ICRA Ratings. The…

India provides huge investment opportunities: Piyush Goyal woos Singaporean investors

India provides huge investment opportunities: Piyush Goyal woos Singaporean investors Singapore , PTI:Seeking to garner investments for its power sector and infrastructure building, India on…

Gulf remittances fall 2.2%, offset by slide in oil imports

Gulf remittances fall 2.2%, offset by slide in oil imports NEW DELHI,TCA SHARAD RAGHAVAN:Remittances from the Gulf nations to India declined for the first time…

HDFC Bank plans to open 500 new branches this fiscal

HDFC Bank plans to open 500 new branches this fiscal New Delhi , PTI:Private lender HDFC Bank plans to open about 500 new branches this…

Ramco Cements Q4 net rises 118 %

Ramco Cements Q4 net rises 118 % CHENNAI,P. NARASIMHAN:Ramco Cements’ consolidated net profit more than doubled to Rs.203.20 crore for the quarter…