Mumbai, Aug 28: By analysing and contemplating the potential Indian market specially for the entry-level performance segment, the Japanese manufacturer, Yamaha is planning to launch the Yamaha MT-03 during the festive season of this year.
Lauderhill, Florida, Aug 28 : After enduring a hammering in the first T20I match of the two-match series against the West Indies, the Indian bowlers put up a disciplined show to bowl out the batting side for 143 runs here on Sunday.
Srinagar, Aug 28 : The Hurriyat Conference Sunday asked Jammu and Kashmir Chief Minister Mehbooba Mufti to join the Kashmir Freedom struggle, a day after the ruling PDP appealed to its chairman Syed Ali Shah Geelani to give her a chance to address the grievances of the people.
New Delhi, Aug 28 : Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Sunday met three Olympic stars from India wrestler Sakshi Malik, badminton player PV Sindhu and athlete Dipa Karmakar.
Lahore, Aug 28 : At least four militants were killed during a raid conducted by Pakistan's Counter Terrorism Department (CTD) in Lahore city on Sunday, media reports said.
Lauderhill , Aug 28 : India has won the toss and opted to field first in the second T20 International match against West Indies here.
London, Aug 28 : English football club West Ham United on Sunday confirmed the signing of Italy international strike Simone Zaza.
Kabul, Aug At least three sportsmen were injured in a landmine blast in Afghanistan's Jalalabad City on Sunday, media reports said.
New Delhi, Aug 28 : Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Sunday gave a call to children and youth to use natural soil to carve out idols of Ganesh and Durga.
Milan, Aug 28 : Italian football giant Inter Milan has signed Joao Mario.
Guwahati, Aug 28 : An earthquake measuring 3.2 on the Richter Scale hit Karbi Anglong area of Assam on Sunday.
Mumbai, Aug 28 : Actor Tiger Shroff's latest released movie A Flying Jatt has earned over Rs. 20 crores at the Indian Box Office in the first three days since releasing on Thursday.
The still camera and the photographer have become almost invisible today due to the digital wave. In this ambience of relative 'invisibility', a journey into the past through cinema reveals an interesting mix of films that have featured a photographer as an important character, discovers Shoma A. Chatterji
Mumbai, Aug 28 : After rocking the film industry for decades, Bollywood superstar Salman Khan will now be seen in a news avatar.
Gurgaon, Aug 28 : Gauri Khan, wife of Bollywood's 'Badshah' Shah Rukh Khan, has made a place for herself as an entrepreneur and a designer. She says "staying curious" about things keeps her inspired and helps her narrate her vision through her designs.
New Delhi, Aug 28 : A bag is the best accessory to notch up the style factor of any ensemble. So, instead of stocking up on basic bags in your wardrobe, invest in different styles that you can work with a variety of outfits and flaunt at multiple occasions, says an expert.
New Delhi, Aug 28 : When you step out to buy gold jewellery, be wary of getting duped. Check for purity and hallmark besides buy-back policy, says an expert.
London, Aug 28 : Atrial fibrillation -- a common type of abnormal heart rhythm which leads to a stroke -- can now be easily detected with your smartphone using a low-cost application, a recent research has found.
London, Aug 28 : Norwegian researchers have developed a novel activity tracker that uses heart rate data to customise the amount of exercise one needs to reduce the risk of death from cardiovascular disease.
By Anand Singh, Rajkot (Gujarat), Aug 28 : They have witnessed their crop wither away in drought in the last four decades, but now the villagers of Saurashtra region in Gujarat are hoping to get water for cultivation from an ambitious irrigation project launched by Narendra Modi when he was Chief Minister of Gujarat in September 2012.
By Gaurav Sharma, Beijing, Aug 28 : China will have "to get involved" if any Indian "plot" disrupts the $46 billion China-Pakistan Economic Corridor (CPEC) in restive Balochistan, an influential Chinese think tank has warned India.
Agra, Aug 28 : Myanmar President U Htin Kyaw on Sunday visited the Taj Mahal on the second leg of his four-day trip to India.
By Jaideep Sarin, Attari (Punjab), Aug 28 : A popular restaurant, which sells Indian and Pakistani cuisine and the idea of peace between the not-so-friendly neighbours right at the international border between both countries, will showcase its food at an international food event in Paris next month.
By Ashish Mishra and Kushagra Dixit, New Delhi, Aug 28 : An "identity crisis" looms before the Baloch people as Pakistan is killing their intellectuals and strategically suppressing their history, says a Baloch freedom activist, adding that they will "not let Pakistan take our cultural identity from us".
Sydney, Aug 28 : Researchers have found that the presence of humans have seriously altered 97 per cent of world's most biologically species-rich areas such as tropical rainforests.
Chennai, Aug 28 : To commemorate actor Akkineni Nagarjuna's song in Telugu romantic-drama "Nirmala Convent", a private "stamp" will be launched on his birthday on Monday by his sons Naga Chaitanya and Akhil.
London, Aug 28 : Moderate physical activities such as walking and cycling are associated with a greater than 50 per cent reduction in cardiovascular death in people over the age of 65, says a study.
New Delhi, Aug 28 : Football fever is catching up in the Country and Mumbai will witness an International match after 61 years when the Indian National Team, ranked 152, take on Puerto Rico, ranked 114, on Sept 3 at Mumbai City FC's new home stadium, Mumbai Football Arena (Andheri Sports Complex).
Winston-salem, Aug 28 : Squandering five match points in the second set, Indian Tennis star Lenader Paes and his doubles partner Germany's Andre Begemann were defeated in the final of the ATP Winston-Salem Open here.
New Delhi, Aug 28 : After 51 days violence in the Kashmir Valley, Jammu and Kashmir Chief Minister Mehbooba Mufti, who is in New Delhi since Saturday, visited Safdarjung Eye Centre at All India Institute of Medical Sciences (AIIMS) here to enquire about the welfare of Insha, a young Kashmiri girl undergoing treatment for pellet injuries, on Sunday.
Singapore City, Aug 28 : Singapore has confirmed 41 cases of Zika of locally transmitted Zika, which include 36 foreign construction workers.
Kolkata/Murshidabad, Aug 28 : A large number of local people on Sunday reportedly clashed with police force in Murshidabad district of West Bengal, when police tried to lift a road blockade.
London Aug 28 : Pakistan opener Mohammad Hafeez has been ruled out of the remaining England series after the all-rounder suffered a calf injury before the second ODI against England at the Lord's, officials said.
New Delhi, Aug 28 : President Pranab Mukherjee on Sunday congratulated the Indian Space Research Organization (ISRO) for the successful conduct of Futuristic Rocket Test -Advanced Technology Vehicle (ATV).
Bangalore, Aug 28 : President Pranab Mukherjee on Sunday addressed the 24th Annual Convocation of National Law School of India University (NLSIU).
New Delhi, Aug 28 : In a major embarrassment to Pakistan, Baloch leaders living in Germany staged a protest in Leipzig City on Saturday accusing the Nawaz Sharif Government of committing atrocities on people of Balochistan.
New Delhi, Aug 28 : In a bid to attract Chinese investment in India's Tourism sector, Vinod Zutshi, Secretary, Ministry of Tourism visited Shanghai on Saturday.
Medan, Indonesia, Aug 28 : In a suspected case of terrorist attack, a priest in a church in Indonesia's Medan city was injured after being stabbed by knife-wielding man on Sunday, media reports said.
Saibal Banerjee, an ITF Bronze Badge Umpire, was present at the Rio Olympics. Banerjee was one of the two Indian Tennis umpires who officiated at the mega event. In a chat with IBNS-TWF correspondent Sudipto Maity, he shares his experience while answering other queries
Hyderabad, Aug 28 : Cricketing legend and Goodwill Ambassador for India at Rio Olympics Sachin Tendulkar has presented BMW cars on behalf of Hyderabad District Badminton Association to Olympic medal winners PV Sindhu, Sakshi Malik along with Dipa Karmakar and Pullela Gopichand for their outstanding achievement.
Pullela Gopichand better teacher than sportsman: PM Modi
New Delhi, Aug 28 : Addressing the nation through his monthly radio address 'Mann Ki Baat' on Sunday, Prime Minister Narendra Modi said "our daughters" have made the country proud with their victories at the Rio Olympics.
New Delhi, Aug 28 : As Prime Minister Narendra Modi addressed citizens on Sunday through his 23rd radio address 'Mann Ki Baat', he said any death in Kashmir is a loss for the nation.
Srinagar, Aug 28 : Muzaffar Wani, father of the slain Hizb militant commander Burhan Wani said on Saturday he had gone to Bangalore for treatment and stayed in the ashram run by Sri Sri Ravi Shankar for one day to seek care for some 'ailment'.
Sriharikota, Aug 28 : The first experimental mission of ISRO's Scramjet Engine towards the realisation of an Air Breathing Propulsion System was successfully conducted from Satish Dhawan Space Centre SHAR in Andhra Pradesh's Sriharikota on Sunday.
Bengaluru, Aug 28 : Spiritual guru Sri Sri Ravi Shankar on Saturday met the father of Hizbul Mujahideen commander Burhan Wani, who was killed on July 8 and which sparked off tension in the Kashmir Valley since then.
California, Aug 28 : NASA's Juno mission successfully executed its first of 36 orbital flybys of Jupiter on Saturday.
Chennai,Aug 28 : Touching another landmark, the Indian Space Research Organisation (ISRO) on Sunday conducted scramjet engine test at the Satish Dhawan Space Centre (SDSC) in Sriharikota in Andhra Pradesh successfully, reports said.
New York, Aug 28 : Stressing that "time is of the essence" amid the increasingly dire situation in Aleppo, the United Nations Special Envoy for Syria on Saturday called for all sides in the conflict to agree by Sunday on allowing aid delivery and repairs for the war-ravaged city's power and water systems to provide some relief for the nearly two million people trapped there.
New Delhi, Aug 28 : The Prime Minister will address his monthly radio address 'Mann Ki Baat' on Sunday.
Kolkata, Aug 27 : At least three, including an infant, were killed and many injured when a fire broke out in a government hospital in West Bengal's Murshidabad district on Saturday, triggering panic reaction among patients and relatives as they jostled and stampeded to get out.
Lauderhill, Florida, Aug 27 : Chasing a steep target of 246 runs in the inaugural T20I of the two-match series, India lost the match by one run, handing West Indies an unassailable 1-0 lead, here on Saturday.
Bangalore, Aug 27 : Hotel aggregator Oyo Rooms' new plan of allowing unmarried couples book rooms sparked an outrage on the social media.
Lauderhill , Aug 27 : In a high-scoring encounter, West Indies beat India by 1 run in a thrilling first T20 match of the series played here on Saturday.
Kolkata, Aug 27 :Kolkata's Hindusthan Park Durgotsab Committee arranged a ceremony to launch their theme song for the upcoming Durga Puja-"Parar Gaan".
Bangaluru, Aug 27 : President Pranab Mukherjee graced a function of Akshaya Patra Foundation commemorating the serving of two billion meals on Saturday in Bangaluru.
Tamenglong,Aug 27 : An earthquake measuring 3.7 on the Richter Scale hit Tamenglong area in Manipur on Saturday.
New York, Aug 27 : The United Nations Security Council has strongly condemned the Democratic People's Republic of Korea's (DPRK) launch of a ballistic missile from a submarine on 23 August, which follows a series of recent tests and launches the Council said is a "grave violation" of the DPRK's international obligations and "in flagrant disregard" of repeated calls to halt such activity.
Guwahati, Aug 27 : A top leader of Karbi militant group KPLT was gunned down during a gun fight with security forces in Assam's Karbi Anglong district on Saturday evening, officials said.
Lauderhill , Aug 27 : USA witnessed West Indies batting charisma as openers Johnson Charles (79) and Evin Lewis (100) hammered Indian bowlers all-round the park to post massive 245 runs for the loss of six wickets in their 20 overs in the first T20 match of the series on Saturday.