Final campaign push before bitter Irish abortion vote

In 37 minutes

Activists made a final push for votes Thursday on the eve of a historic referendum on Ireland's constitutional ban on abortion, which has divided the staunchly Catholic nation. Opinion polls suggest the result is too close to call after weeks of bitter campaigning, with those backing liberalisation edging slightly ahead, but one in six people still undecided.

North Korea says still open to talks with US

In 2 hours

"To announce the summit is canceled was a surprise for us and we couldn't help but feel it was a deep shame," North Korean Vice Foreign Minister Kim Kye Gwan said, while noting that North Korea remained open to resolving issues with Washington "at any time in any way."

FIFA World Cup Flashback: 'Cruyff turn' & West's turnaround

In 29 minutes

During the World Cup, Cruyff gifted the game a move that became popularly known as ‘Cruyff turn’ that had not just the Swedish defender in dismay but left fans across the world in bewilderment.

FIFA World Cup 2018: The returning ones and the first-timers

In 40 minutes

The 36-year-old wait is finally over and Peru are again going to a World Cup after their outing in 1982. Throughout the qualifiers, last-minute equalizers, defensive performances and comebacks placed them at fifth on the CONCACAF table ahead of Chile on goal difference.

Apple iOS 10 surpasses iOS 9 in early adoption in just 24 hours

In one year

iOS 10 reached 14.45% of eligible devices in the first 24 hours of its release. In comparison, iOS 9 was on 12.60% of eligible device within 24 hours of it being released for all users.

Apple iPhone 7, iPhone 7 Plus price details revealed, goes up to Rs 92,000

In one year

The iPhone 7 Plus 32GB, 128GB and 256GB will cost Rs 72,000, Rs 82,000 and Rs 92,000 respectively

KJo hosts terrace birthday party in New York

In 35 minutes

Its Karan Johar's birthday today and the filmmaker rang it in the company of some close friends in New York. The stylish filmmaker who turned 46 had already flown to US ahead of his big day and threw an intimate terrace party to celebrate the occasion.

Film Producer takes Sara Ali Khan to court

In 2 hours

A film producer has dragged to court Sara Sultan, daughter of Saif Ali Khan and Amrita Singh, who is also known as Sara Ali Khan, over a dispute in dates for her debut film. A vacation bench of Justice S J Kathawalla heard the producer’s counsel Hitesh Jain who pleaded urgency.

Indonesia passes new terror law after attacks using children

In 23 minutes

Indonesia’s parliament unanimously approved a strengthened anti-terrorism law, expanding the definition of terror and lengthening detention periods,

Minor girl gang raped in Attappady

In 25 minutes

Police said provisions of POCSO would be invoked against the arrested apart from charges for gang raping a minor.

Government schools to get grants for buying sports equipment

In 11 hours

Scheme to make school education an integrated whole

UGC allows online degrees, certificates and diplomas

In 11 hours

Does not include courses that need practical or lab work

Indian teachers in demand in Singapore

In 7 years

Indian teachers are most sought after in Singapore schools with increasing number of teachers being recruited to teach not only Indian languages but also other subjects.

Indian connection to prince William and Kate Middleton's wedding cake

In 7 years

Had it not been for the encouragement of her Gujarati husband Kishore Patel, Fiona Cairns may have never made the leap from graphic design to luxury baking.

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Indonesia passes new terror law after attacks using children

In 23 minutes

Indonesia’s parliament unanimously approved a strengthened anti-terrorism law, expanding the definition of terror and lengthening detention periods,

Minor girl gang raped in Attappady

In 25 minutes

Police said provisions of POCSO would be invoked against the arrested apart from charges for gang raping a minor.

Sensex builds on gains, up 187 points in early trade

In 25 minutes

The NSE Nifty too climbed 48.70 points, or 0.46 %, to 10,562.55.

FIFA World Cup Flashback: 'Cruyff turn' & West's turnaround

In 29 minutes

During the World Cup, Cruyff gifted the game a move that became popularly known as ‘Cruyff turn’ that had not just the Swedish defender in dismay but left fans across the world in bewilderment.

KJo hosts terrace birthday party in New York

In 35 minutes

Its Karan Johar's birthday today and the filmmaker rang it in the company of some close friends in New York. The stylish filmmaker who turned 46 had already flown to US ahead of his big day and threw an intimate terrace party to celebrate the occasion.

Rupee strengthens 14 paise

In 37 minutes

On Thursday the local currency had rebounded from near 18-month low to close with gains of 8 paise

Final campaign push before bitter Irish abortion vote

In 37 minutes

Activists made a final push for votes Thursday on the eve of a historic referendum on Ireland's constitutional ban on abortion, which has divided the staunchly Catholic nation. Opinion polls suggest the result is too close to call after weeks of bitter campaigning, with those backing liberalisation edging slightly ahead, but one in six people still undecided.

Drinking too much water can cause complications, say doctors

In 40 minutes

Leads to low sodium levels or brain swelling; usual intake per day should be eight to 10 glasses; overhydration can lead to water intoxication

FIFA World Cup 2018: The returning ones and the first-timers

In 40 minutes

The 36-year-old wait is finally over and Peru are again going to a World Cup after their outing in 1982. Throughout the qualifiers, last-minute equalizers, defensive performances and comebacks placed them at fifth on the CONCACAF table ahead of Chile on goal difference.

About 15 people injured in explosion in Canada: media reports

In 40 minutes

More than a dozen people were injured in explosion on Thursday in a restaurant in Mississauga, a suburb of the Canadian city of Toronto, media report

Kim not weak leader; demonstrated tremendous capacity to lead N. Korea: Pompeo

In 54 minutes

“Is it your opinion that this decision by Kim Jong-un is a result of a weak leader who lacks the internal support to go forward with a meeting on denuclearisation? Or was this just poor negotiating strategies by Kim Jong-un?” Senator Robert Menendez asked.

My players can express freely, on and off the field: Brazil coach Tite

In 56 minutes

The improvement since Adenor Leonardo Bacchi aka Tite took over as Brazil coach in June 2016 has been remarkable and the Selecao are now joint favourites to win a sixth World Cup.

Lift prohibitory orders immediately, says Ramadoss

In 57 minutes

‘Curbs may lead to another violent clash’

Serena, Sharapova poised for last-16 duel, Nadal gets dream draw

In one hour

Former world number one Serena Williams, now ranked a lowly 453, is playing a Grand Slam for the first time since she won her 23rd major at the 2017 Australian Open after which she stepped off the tour to give birth to her daughter in September.

‘Exiting Thoothukudi not on the cards’, says Sterlite CEO

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Holding ‘external forces’ responsible for the mayhem, the CEO of Sterlite says the company will continue to pursue legal options

Two policemen injured in grenade attacks in J&K's twin capitals

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The blast triggered panic in Jammu city and security forces were put on alert.

Sheikh Hasina and Mamata meet on Saturday

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Prime Minister of Bangladesh Sheikh Hasina and Chief Minister of West Bengal Mamata Banerjee will have a meeting on Saturday.Ms. Banerjee told journa

SRH mentor Laxman puts faith in bowlers ahead of KKR showdown

In one hour

As league stage toppers Sunrisers Hyderabad face Kolkata Knight Riders in the second Qualifier today for a place in Sunday’s IPL 2018 final, their mentor VVS Laxman has backed the franchise to put aside them the loss to Chennai Super Kings three nights ago.

IPL 2018, Qualifier 2: Buoyant KKR hold edge over Sunrisers

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The Knight Riders are now two wins away from lifting the coveted trophy for the third time. They face Sunrisers Hyderabad in Qualifier 2 at the Eden on Friday, with the winners travelling to Mumbai to face Chennai Super Kings.