Cold wave continue in Rajasthan, fog disrupts normal life

Cold conditions continued unabated in desert state Rajasthan where flight operations and trains services were hit due to dense fog which also threw normal life out of gear.

Tough Pathans find solace in Shahid Afridi's Pakistan
Tough Pathans find solace in Shahid Afridi's Pakistan

For 59-year-old taxi driver Kamal Khan, cricket is war without the shooting.

Chen Long emerges champion in BWF Superseries Finals
Chen Long emerges champion in BWF Superseries Finals

Reigning World Champion Chen Long of China demolished Denmark's Hans-Kristian Vittinghus 21-16, 21-10 to win the men's singles crown of the $1,000,000 Badminton World Federation (BWF) Superseries Finals at the Hamdan Sports Complex here Sunday.

Saina, Srikanth sink in World Super Series Finals semis
Saina, Srikanth sink in World Super Series Finals semis

The dream run of top shuttlers Saina Nehwal and Kidambi Srikanth came to an end after they suffered contrasting defeats in the semifinals to bring the curtains down on India's campaign at the BWF World Super Series Finals badminton tournament here Saturday.

'Bhai' from Dubai calls Mukhtar Abbas Naqvi, asks him to leave BJP
'Bhai' from Dubai calls Mukhtar Abbas Naqvi, asks him to leave BJP

Minister of State for Parliamentary Affairs Mukhtar Abbas Naqvi has received a threat call in which he was told to leave the Bharatiya Janata Party, a report said on Friday.

World Super Series Finals: Saina, Srikanth boost semifinal chances with second win
World Super Series Finals: Saina, Srikanth boost semifinal chances with second win

India's top badminton players Saina Nehwal and Kidambi Srikanth took a big step on way to reaching the semifinals at the World Super Series Finals by securing second consecutive wins in their respective group here on Thursday.

Australia submit provisional squad for Cricket World Cup, do not release names
Australia submit provisional squad for Cricket World Cup, do not release names

The International Cricket Council (ICC) on Friday released the provisional squads of 12 teams for the next year's World Cup in Australia and New Zealand.

30-year-old man held for allegedly molesting woman at IGI Airport

In yet another incident of crime against women, Delhi Police arrested a 30-year-old loader posted at the Indira Gandhi International airport here for allegedly molesting a female, police said on Friday. 

Inform all airports not to harass Sarah Thomas: HC to RPO

The Madras High Court on Thursday directed the concerned authorities to inform all airport authorities not to harass Sarah Thomas, an NRI from Dubai, detained by immigration officials here in a case of mistaken identity, lodged in prison and later handed over to Kerala Police.

Problems faced by Indian crew members in Dubai on the rise

There has been a sharp increase in cases related to problems faced by Indian crew members on the coast of Dubai and Northern Emirates, Indian diplomats here have said, admitting that they have received many SOS calls in the recent past.

Aam aadmi should also be able to fly business class: Kejriwal

Aam Aadmi Party chief Arvind Kejriwal on Saturday stoutly defended himself against the opposition's criticism of him travelling abroad in business class, saying that it was his dream for India that an 'aam aadmi' should also be able to travel the same way.

Aam Aadmi's 'khaas' journey, Kejriwal flies business class to Dubai
Aam Aadmi's 'khaas' journey, Kejriwal flies business class to Dubai

Aam Aadmi Party (AAP) chief Arvind Kejriwal on Thursday flew business class to Dubai, drawing severe criticism from the Congress and Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP).

Kejriwal to be felicitated at World Brands Summit in Dubai

AAP convenor Arvind Kejriwal will be felicitated at the World Brands Summit at Dubai on December 7, and will also address the Abu Dhabi chapter of the Institute of Chartered Accountants of India (ICAI), the party said on Wednesday.

Pakistan, New Zealand dedicate T20 trophy to Phillip Hughes
Pakistan, New Zealand dedicate T20 trophy to Phillip Hughes

Pakistan and New Zealand dedicated the trophy for their two Twenty20 matches in the Dubai starting on Thursday in memory of Australian batsman Phillip Hughes who died last week.

 Armaan Kohli, Tanishaa Mukerji to work together?
Armaan Kohli, Tanishaa Mukerji to work together?

The popular names from reality show 'Bigg Boss' season 7, who hogged all the limelight for their relationship status--Armaan Kohli and Tanishaa Mukerji are back in news.

Ana Ivanovic says `hard to imagine` faster future for game
Ana Ivanovic says `hard to imagine` faster future for game

Ana Ivanovic demolished Daniela Hantuchova in a dominating International Premier Tennis League debut on Friday, but said it was "hard to imagine" the game evolving to adopt the much faster format.

Mike Hesson wary of 'slower, skiddier' Sharjah pitch ahead of third Test against Pakistan
Mike Hesson wary of 'slower, skiddier' Sharjah pitch ahead of third Test against Pakistan

New Zealand cricket team coach Mike Hesson has warned his team that they need to be at their best to compete on a flat Sharjah pitch where they meet Pakistan in the third and final Test that starts from Wednesday.

Burj Khalifa, the site for world's highest selfie
Burj Khalifa, the site for world's highest selfie

Taking the selfie phenomenon to a new level, a 47-year-old British photographer captured an image of himself on top of Dubai's Burj Khalifa, the tallest man-made structure in the world.

Mike Hesson says `improved` Kiwis can now take on top nations away from home
Mike Hesson says `improved` Kiwis can now take on top nations away from home

New Zealand cricket team coach Mike Hesson has warned that his side is improving and have proved they can take on top nations away from home and claimed that the tense draw in the second Test against Pakistan that finished Friday in Dubai had proved the point.

New Zealand set Pakistan 261 to win second Test after Ross Taylor hundred
New Zealand set Pakistan 261 to win second Test after Ross Taylor hundred

Ross Taylor completed his 12th test century before New Zealand set Pakistan a victory target of 261 on the final day of the second match in Dubai on Friday.