Sri Lanka to host India in 2015
Sri Lanka to host India in 2015

After agreeing to tour India from Nov 1 following the the West Indies' refusal to complete the tour, Sri Lanka Cricket (SLC) Sunday said it will host India in a Test series instead of travelling to India in August 2015.

Ajinkya Rahane seeks consistency to secure India team spot
Ajinkya Rahane seeks consistency to secure India team spot

Cricketer Ajinkya Rahane has said he is working towards attaining greater consistency and is looking to convert starts into big scores to secure his place in the Indian squad.

Bigg Boss 8: Gauhar Khan back on the show!
Bigg Boss 8: Gauhar Khan back on the show!

If this season's 'Bigg Boss' has not been exciting enough for you yet, the return of last year's winner Gauhar Khan will surely bring in some of the drama.

Greatness beckons for Virat Kohli as he notches more batting records

After scoring his 20th One-Day hundred against West Indies at Dharamshala, Virat Kohli has booked a place in the pantheon of batting greats.

Sri Lanka keen to host India in Test series next year
Sri Lanka keen to host India in Test series next year

After having agreed to play a five-match ODI series in India on a short notice post the West Indies pull-out, the Sri Lankan board is looking for a return in favour from the BCCI in August next year by playing three Test matches in the island nation.

Amitabh Bachchan invited to inaugurate IFFI 2014
Amitabh Bachchan invited to inaugurate IFFI 2014

The Directorate of Film Festival here has invited megastar Amitabh Bachchan to inaugurate the upcoming edition of International Film Festival of India (IFFI) to be held in Goa from next month.

Current Indian team is better in handling pressure: Sourav Ganguly
Current Indian team is better in handling pressure: Sourav Ganguly

Defending Team India's often-criticised character of crumbling under pressure, former captain Sourav Ganguly said that the current side is better adept in responding to difficult situations than before.

Bilawal Bhutto rants again, says Pakistan will take Kashmir from India
Bilawal Bhutto rants again, says Pakistan will take Kashmir from India

In a fresh rant against India, Pakistan People's Party chief Bilawal Bhutto vowed to wrest Kashmir from India.

Indian and Pakistani troops trade border fire: Officials
Indian and Pakistani troops trade border fire: Officials

In a fresh rant against India, Pakistan People's Party chief Bilawal Bhutto vowed to wrest Kashmir from India.
"When I raise Kashmir, the entire Hindustan screams. They know when a Bhutto speaks, they (Indians) have no answer," the 26-year-old Bhutto scion said during his first public rally here yesterday.

Reigning US Open champ Marin Cilic joins UAE Royals' IPTL campaign
Reigning US Open champ Marin Cilic joins UAE Royals' IPTL campaign

Reigning US Open champion and World No.9 Marin Cilic will represent the UAE Royals, the Dubai based IPTL franchise, in the inaugural edition of the International Premier Tennis League (IPTL).

Mudit Nayar makes TV comeback with new show
Mudit Nayar makes TV comeback with new show

Actor Mudit Nayar, who was last seen on supernatural TV soap 'Anamika', is all set to return to the small screen after a gap of one year with romantic series, 'Yeh Hai Aashiqui'.

Tribute to novelist Orhan Kemal by Turkish artist in Delhi
Tribute to novelist Orhan Kemal by Turkish artist in Delhi

Turkish artist Serdar Leblebici has taken inspiration from fellow novelist Orhan Kemal to create art that aims to express in multi dimensions, the life struggles of Cukurova- a region in the south-central Turkey - during the 1930s.

Sandhya Daisy Sundaram's 'Love. Love. Love.' wins at Chicago, qualifies for Oscar
Sandhya Daisy Sundaram's 'Love. Love. Love.' wins at Chicago, qualifies for Oscar

Sandhya Daisy Sundaram’s short documentary 'Love. Love. Love.' has won The Silver Hugo Award for Best Short Documentary at the 50th Chicago International Film Festival 2014. The 50th edition of the prestigious festival takes place from October 09 to 23, 2014. Hosted by Chicago Sun-Times columnist and Fox News Chicago entertainment reporter and film critic Bill Zwecker, the awards ceremony was held Friday, October 17 at 9 pm and hosted by The Sofitel Chicago Water Tower (20 E. Chestnut St.).

Aziz speaks to UN chief; raises Kashmir issue

Continuing its attempts to internationalise the Kashmir issue, Pakistan has raised the matter with the UN chief, saying the world body's engagement would add to its credibility in managing crisis situations.

Indian volunteers form largest group to serve Haj pilgrims

Over 2,000 Indian volunteers this year provided selfless service to Haj pilgrims, forming the largest expatriate group that lent great support in organising a successful and incident-free pilgrimage.

Indo-Pak peace should not be held hostage by Kashmir: Bilawal

Pakistan's 'Gen Next' politician Bilawal Bhutto Zardari on Saturday said the peace process between India and Pakistan should not be held hostage by the Kashmir issue.

Japan's new security policy to help 'close friends': Envoy

 Japanese Ambassador to India Takeshi Yagi today said that the country's new security policy would help 'close friends' like India if the need arises.

Kalam asks India, Bangladesh to promote jute

 Former President APJ Abdul Kalam today asked India and Bangladesh to join hands to promote jute, saying their joint initiatives can eliminate plastic products from the world and benefit their economy.

Nepal snowstorm toll climbs to 39

The death toll in one the most devastating snowstorm disasters to hit Nepal's Himalayan mountain range climbed to 39 after two more bodies, including that of an Indian, were found on Saturday.

Resolving Kashmir issue pertinent for peace: Pakistan army chief

After government and political leaders, it was the turn of Pakistan army chief Gen Raheel Sharif to rake up the issue of Kashmir and breathe fire saying their armed forces were fully capable of meeting any "external threat".