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  • Angelo Mathews set to fly back home with ankle injury
    Colombo [Sri Lanka], Jan.23 [ANI]: In a major setback to Sri Lanka, skipper Angelo Mathews is all set to fly back home after injuring his ankle during his side's three-wicket win over South Africa in the second Twenty20 international at the Wanderers Stadium in Johannesburg on Sunday.

  • Severe cold wave conditions to freeze north India
    New Delhi , Jan. 23 : Cold wave conditions prevailed in north India, with dense fog affecting rail, road and air traffic at several places in the region while eastern and western parts of the country had some respite from the biting cold.

  • SC to hear plea to postpone Union Budget
    New Delhi , Jan. 23 : The Supreme Court will on Monday hear a plea seeking postponement of Union Budget presentation ahead of the upcoming assembly polls in five states.

  • Priyanka Gandhi defines her crucial role in party: Surjewala
    New Delhi, , Jan. 23 : Congress leader Randeep Surjewala on Monday said that Priyanka Gandhi has defined her role within the Congress party by paving the way for the politics of new development.

  • SP releases third list: Akhilesh to contest from Mubarakpur
    Lucknow (Uttar Pradesh) , Jan. 23 : The Samajwadi Party (SP) on Monday released its third list of 37 candidates for the upcoming Uttar Pradesh assembly elections.

  • Paytm now accepted across major hospital chains in India
    New Delhi , : Paytm announced on Monday that it has partnered with several hospital chains to expand its acceptance across the country's healthcare sector to assist millions of consumers as they can now use its cashless payment solution to pay for their medical expenses in a quick and hassle-free manner.

  • Delhi accident: Accused driver arrested
    New Delhi , Jan. 23 : The accused driver in the hit and run accident that took place today morning has been arrested by police.

  • Kiwis overtake Pakistan in ICC Test rankings post B'desh's rout
    Dubai [UAE], Jan.23 : New Zealand's 2-0 clean sweep of Bangladesh have seen them overtake Pakistan in the latest International Cricket Council (ICC) Test Rankings.

  • Pro Wrestling League: Sakshi Malik along with eight wrestlers remain unbeaten
    New Delhi , Jan.23 : The second season of Pro Wrestling League (PWL), which concluded in Delhi last week, was more exciting and even more aggressive grappling as a total of 1102 points were scored in the 18 matches that were played during the tournament.

  • Was only trying to curb practice of buying votes: Kejriwal on EC notice
    New Delhi , Jan. 23 : Attempting to downplay the summon issued against him by the Election Commission, Delhi Chief Minister Arvind Kejriwal on Monday said that he was instead trying to end the heinous practice of accept bribes in exchange of votes, adding the poll body must appoint him as its brand ambassador.

  • Actor Kamal Hassan takes to Twitter to encourage non-violent protest for Jallikattu
    New Delhi , Jan 23 : Amid the massive protests, across parts of Tamil Nadu, for a permanent resolution for conduction of Jallikattu, several actors, activists and politicians have taken to the streets to

  • Ola appoints Vishal Kaul as Chief Operating Officer
    New Delhi , Jan. 23: Ola, a mobile app for transportation, on Monday announced the appointment of Vishal Kaul as its Chief Operating Officer. Vishal is a PepsiCo veteran, who has been with the company since the start of his career in 1999.

  • The Rock might visit India, Priyanka Chopra drops hint on KWK
    New Delhi , Jan.23 : If you are still having Vin Diesel's India visit hangover, then get over it! You might be treated with Dwayne Johnson soon.

  • Tamil Nadu Assembly passes Jallikattu Bill
    Chennai (Tamil Nadu) , Jan 23 : Amid protest over the bull-taming sport, the Tamil Nadu assembly on Monday unanimously passed the Jallikattu Bill.

  • 'Unfair' to compare Priyanka Chopra and herself, feels Deepika Padukone
    New Delhi , Jan.23 : Comparison between Deepika Padukone and Priyanka Chopra became the talk of the town, as soon as they took their first step towards Hollywood, almost at the same time.

  • Manipur Assmebly polls: BJP names list of candidates
    Washington, Jan 23 : A list, comprising of 31 members, has been announced by the Bharatiya Janata Party for the Assembly polls in Manipur.

  • Massive combing operations conducted against militants along Assam-Arunachal Pradesh, three IEDs, live grenade recovered
    Guwahati, Jan 23 : Security forces recovered at least three Improvised Explosive Device (IED)s and a live grenade from the Tinkupani reserve forest in Upper Assam's Tinsukia district during the combing operations against the militants on Monday morning.

  • Don't allow anti-social elements to hijack peaceful nature Jallikatu movement: Sri Sri tells people of Tamil Nadu
    Bangalore, Jan 23 : Spiritual leader Sri Sri Ravi Shankar appealed people of Tamil Nadu to not allow anti-social elements to hijack the peaceful nature of the Jallikattu movement in the state.

  • Indian market closes higher on Monday, SC rejects plea to postpone Union Budget
    Mumbai, Jan 23 : The Indian market closed higher on Monday with BSE Sensex up 82.84 points at 27117.34 and NSE Nifty up 42.15 points at 8391.50.

  • Modi pays tribute to Shiv Sena chief Balasaheb Keshav Thackeray
    New Delhi, Jan 23 : Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Monday paid tribute to politician and founder of the Shiv Sena political party, Balasaheb Keshav Thackeray, on his birth anniversary.

  • More road safety: Bosch India prepared to meet increased demand for ABS
    Bengaluru/Pune, Jan 23 : Pune is gaining increasing significance, both as an auto and industrial hub.

  • Australian Open: Mirjana Lucic-Baroni reaches quater-finals
    Melbourne, Jan 23 : Ending a long wait, Mirjana Lucic-Baroni defeated Jennifer Brady of the US to reach the quarter-finals of the Australian Open here on Monday.

  • Start-ups in India: Border security startup CRON System gets funding from YourNest
    New Delhi, Jan 23 : YourNest, an early stage venture capital firm, has invested an undisclosed amount in defence Internet-of-Things (IoT) start-up CRON Systems, according to media reports.

  • Leander Paes,Martina Hingis reach Australian Open mixed quarter-finals
    Melbourne, Jan 23 : Indian Tennis star Leander Paes on Monday teamed up with Swiss star Martina Hingis to cruise to the quater-finals of the Australian Open here.

  • Feisty CRPF performing duties in Kashmir valley despite cold wave
    Srinagar(Jammu and Kashmir), Jan 23 : Ahead of this year's republic Day, Security Personnel guarding the nation's borders are in high spirits and determined to maintain peace, law and order even in sub-zero temperatures.

  • Ashwin, Jadeja rested for T20I series against England
    Mumbai , Jan.23 : The spin duo of Ravichandran Ashwin and Ravindra Jadeja has been rested for the three-match Twenty20 series against England beginning on January 26 at Green Park, Kanpur.

  • Jallikattu row: Protestors set Marina Beach police station on fire
    Chennai (Tamil Nadu) ,Jan 23: Protests against Jallikattu ban in Marina beach took a violent turn on Monday afternoon, when protestors set a police station on fire.

  • Coal scam: SC orders probe against former CBI Chief Ranjit Sinha
    New Delhi , Jan. 23 : The Supreme Court on Monday directed to conduct a probe against former Central Bureau of Investigation (CBI) director Ranjit Sinha for his alleged involvement in the coal scam.

  • It's my right to be in an interview with Shah Rukh Khan: Mahira Khan
    Karachi [Pakistan], Jan. 23 : Why is it I get told that I am asking for too much? asks SRK's leading lady Mahira Khan, who is unable to promote her upcoming flick 'Raees'.

  • Pete Shemilt will act as Vice-President Marketing and Enrolment of Sommet Education
    New Delhi , : Pete Shemilt has been appointed as the new Vice-President Marketing and Enrolment of Sommet Education. This new appointment comes in addition to the recent arrival of Benoit-Etienne Domenget, Chief Executive Officer and Fabien Fresnel, Chief Operating Officer. Sommet Education encompasses Glion Institute of Higher Education and Les Roches Global Hospitality Education.

  • Opposition creating anti-Centre sentiments: Venkaiah Naidu on Jallikattu protests
    Hyderabad (Telangana) , Jan. 23 : Urging the protesters in Tamil Nadu to call off their agitation, Union Minister for Information and Broadcasting M. Venkaiah Naidu on Monday said some opposition parties are trying to take advantage of the Jallikattu protests and trying to create anti-Centre sentiments.

  • 'If you don't have extremism you will not have terrorism': UAE businessman
    Abu Dhabi [UAE], Jan.23 : The Chairman of the Hedayah board, Dr Ali Rashid Al Nuaimi has asserted that if there is no extremism there will be no terrorism.

  • SC to hear NTBCL's plea on DND flyway
    New Delhi , Jan. 23 : The Supreme Court will on Monday hear the plea filed by Noida Toll Bridge Company Limited (NTBCL) in connection with the waving off the toll tax on Delhi-Noida-Direct (DND) flyway.

  • Battleground Jallikattu: Massive show of strength by protestors at Marina Beach
    Chennai, (Tamil Nadu), , Jan. 23 : Chennai's Marina Beach is crowded with thousands displaying their sentiments and emotions attached with the bull-taming festival of Jallikattu. They are fighting to keep their culture alive for the coming generations, displaying their collective strength.

  • German newspaper links Nawaz Sharif's daughter with Panama Papers
    Islamabad [Pakistan], Jan. 23 : German newspaper 'Suddeutsche Zeitung' on Monday tweeted documents linking the role of Prime Minister Nawaz Sharif's daughter Maryam in the Panama Papers scandal.

  • Survey finds what men, women look for in their life partner
    New Delhi , Jan. 23 : BharatMatrimony recently conducted a matchmaking survey to find out what people look for when searching for a life partner, in which 13,859 participants shared their opinions.

  • SP not bothered about people of UP: BJP
    New Delhi , Jan 23 : With the dates of the seven phase crucial Uttar Pradesh polls inching closer, the Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) on Monday fired a fresh salvo at the Chief Minister Akhilesh Yadav-led Samajwadi party and said at a time when the law and order of the state is collapsing across the state, Yadav is more concerned about the upcoming polls, his party manifesto and alliance with the Congress party.

  • Tapzo hits 1,00,000 daily transactions
    Bengaluru (Karnataka) , Jan. 23 : Tapzo, an all-in-one app, hit 1,00,000 daily transactions on Monday, up from 65,000 daily transactions from December 2016.

  • Air strikes kill 21 ISIS loyalists in Afghanistan's Zabul province
    Kabul [Afghanistan], Jan. 23 : At least 21 loyalists of the Islamic State of Iraq and Syria (ISIS) terrorist group have been killed in air strikes carried out by the Afghan Air Forces in Zabul province.

  • Rajasthan: Fire breaks out in chemical factory
    Udaipur (Rajasthan) , Jan. 23 : A fire broke out in a chemical factory here on Monday.

  • E-cigarettes attracting more youths towards world of tobacco
    Washington D.C. [USA], Jan. 23 : You might have thought e-cigarettes cut down tobacco consumption, but the reality is a bit different.

  • Manipur polls: BJP announces list of 31 candidates
    New Delhi , Jan. 23 : Ahead of the Assembly elections in Manipur, the Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) on Monday released its first list of 31 candidates.

  • 'Miscreants' trying to hijack protest, bring bad name: Rajinikanth on Jallikattu protest
    Chennai (Tamil Nadu) , Jan. 23 : Actor Rajinikanth on Monday asked protestors, who are protesting the ban of bull-taming sport, Jallikattu to end their protest as some 'miscreants' are trying to hijack the protest and bring a bad name to them.

  • Delhi Archbishop pulls up Centre, says rail accidents 'purely man-made tragedies'
    New Delhi , Jan. 23 : Delhi Archbishop Anil J.T. Couto on Monday took potshots at the Centre over the recent railway accidents while dubbing them as man-made tragedies due to the government's failure in implementing safety recommendations thereby putting the passengers' lives at risk.

  • Kapture CRM unveils free trial for Business Automation Suite with free support
    Bengaluru (Karnataka) , Jan. 23 : Kapture CRM has recently rolled out a fully loaded Free Trial version of their popular Sales and Service CRM Suite with free support.

  • Note ban has negative impact on SMEs; large firms can benefit in long run: ASSOCHAM Bizcon
    Chennai, Jan 23 : Demonetisation of high value currency notes would leave quite a negative impact on small and medium enterprises, rural consumption and job creation in the immediate run while the large and well organised sectors of the corporate India stand to benefit in the long term horizon, the latest ASSOCHAM Bizcon Survey pointed out.

  • Jallikattu Bill passed by Tamil Nadu Assembly
    Chennai, Jan 23 : Amid violence, across Tamil Nadu, the state Assembly on Monday passed the Jallikattu Bill.

  • New Taj app to offer seamless research-to-reservation journey
    Mumbai/ Kolkata, Jan 23 : Taj Hotels Resorts and Palaces on Monday announced the launch of its new mobile application, which offers guests a seamless booking experience and access to exclusive offers at their convenience from their mobile phone.

  • Titan Eyeplus successfully completes over 69000 vision screenings across India
    Kolkata, Jan 23 : While most parents are attentive on taking their children to the pediatricians or the dentists for regular check-ups, many fail to understand the importance of regular eye examination, even if the child doesn't wear glasses.

  • Red Bull Tour Bus ends its east tour in Kolkata
    Kolkata, Jan 23 : The Red Bull Tour Bus ended its first tour of the year in Kolkata on Sunday evening with a stellar gig featuring the Pune-based band Agnee and local Indie rock/funk act Neel and the Lightbulbs. Both bands made their debut atop the Red Bull Tour Bus, and delivered performances that will be remembered for some time to come.

  • Two oil tankers airlifted to trouble-torn Manipur
    Guwahati, Jan 23 : To ease the fuel crisis in trouble-torn and poll-bound Manipur, the Centre airlifted two oil tankers to the north eastern Indian state on Sunday evening.

  • Chhattisgarh: Bela Bhatia attacked at her Jagdalpur residence by goons
    Jagdalpur/Raipur, Jan 23 : Activist Bela Bhatia was allegedly threatened at her residence in Jagdalpur, Chhattisgarh, on Monday, by goons, according to media reports.

  • Chattisgarh: Security forces recover two bodies clad in Maoist uniform after encounter in Bijapur
    Raipur, Jan 23 : Security forces recovered two bodies in Maoist uniform along with weapons after gun battle in forests of Bijapur, Chhattisgarh, according to media reports on Monday.

  • Meghalaya celebrates 45th statehood day
    Tura (Shillong) , Jan. 23 : Meghalaya, the Abode of the Clouds, celebrates its 45th Statehood Day on Saturday with a variety of events held throughout the State.

  • Nursery Admissions row: Setback for Delhi Private Schools as SC sets aside plea challenging HC order
    New Delhi , Jan. 23 : In a major setback to Delhi's private schools, the Supreme Court on Monday set aside their plea challenging the Delhi High Court order on nursery admissions.

  • SC asks Centre to respond to PIL seeking Lodha Panel-like committee for all sports
    Mumbai , Jan.23 : The Supreme Court on Monday sought response from the Centre on a petition seeking to form a Lodha Panel-like committee, in order to look into the irregularities in other sports across the country.

  • Jugnoo announces exclusive partnership with Yatra.com
    New Delhi , Jan.23 : Jugnoo, a startup driven by its auto-rickshaw network, has announced its exclusive partnership with Yatra.com, in a bid to maximise its user base across Tier II and Tier III cities by facilitating better commuting options.

  • Xiaomi's VP Barra quits, hints at new adventure in Silicon Valley
    New Delhi , Jan. 23 : Hugo Barra, Vice President, Global Operations at Xiaomi Inc., has quit the company citing 'a new adventure back in Silicon Valley'.

  • Serena Williams struggles into Australian Open quarters
    Melbourne [Australia], Jan.23 : World number two Serena Williams booked her place in the quarter-finals of the season-opening Australian Open after battling past Barbora Strycova of Czech Republic here at the Melbourne Park on Monday.

  • Subramanian Swamy welcomes Police action at Marina Beach, says 'why protest now when Jallikattu demands conceded?'
    New Delhi , Jan. 23 : Welcoming the police crackdown on the swelling pro-Jallikattu agitation at the Marina Beach in Chennai, Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) leader Subramanian Swamy on Monday asserted that the protests were pointless now as all their demands were to be conceded.