Sensex hits record high for third straight day (3 minutes ago)
Mumbai, April 23 (IANS) A benchmark index of Indian equities markets touched a record high of 22,878.98 points Wednesday for the third straight day, surpassing a new high of 22,853.03 points it touched Tuesday.
Paul Walker preferred living on the edge (7 minutes ago)
Los Angeles, April 23 (IANS) Late actor Paul Walker, who was popular for his daredevilry acts in movies, liked to live on the edge.
Planned air search for missing plane again suspended (17 minutes ago)
Perth, April 23 (IANS) The planned air search for missing Malaysia Airlines flight MH370 has been suspended for Wednesday due to poor weather conditions in the target area, the Joint Agency Coordination Center (JACC) announced.
Odisha officer shifted over post-poll goof up (19 minutes ago)
Bhubaneswar, April 23 (IANS) An administrative officer was transferred from Odisha's Kendrapada district after protests against him over an alleged post-poll goof up in the region, an official said Wednesday.
Acting in gay-themed movie no big deal: Anupama Kumar (19 minutes ago)
Chennai, April 23 (IANS) Anupama Kumar, a well-known southern actress, will be seen in
Bengal folk dancers promote voting (29 minutes ago)
Kolkata, April 23 (IANS) Five groups of Gambhira folk dancers, clad in embellished psychedelic costumes and sporting giant masks, are generating a buzz about voting in West Bengal's Malda district.
Bone marrow can cure blood disorders (11:38)
Bangalore, April 23 (IANS) A leading specialty hospital has demonstrated that bone marrow stem cells can cure blood disorders like leukemia, thalassemia and aplastic anemia, a bone marrow failure.
'Andhra Mess' uses alternate cinema style filmmaking: Director (11:30)
Chennai, April 23 (IANS) Debutant director Jai, who is busy wrapping up upcoming Tamil thriller "Andhra Mess", says that he used alternate cinema style filmmaking called "magical realism' to enhance the overall viewing experience of the film for the audience.
Pain may curb sex drive in women: Study (11:28)
Toronto, April 23 (IANS) Do not blame her for no action tonight as women in pain often say no to sex as pain from inflammation or some other reason greatly reduces sexual motivation in female than male, research reveals.
3G, 4G spectrum license auction begins in Pakistan (11:20)
Islamabad, April 23 (IANS) The auction process for 3G and 4G spectrum licenses in Pakistan began Wednesday and is expected to revolutionise the telecom sector and raise more than $1.3 billion, the sector's regulator said.
Heart's development doesn't stop with birth (11:12)
New York, April 23 (IANS) Contrary to popular beliefs, development of the heart does not stop with birth.
Mothers! Take a break from fish for healthier babies (11:10)
New York, April 23 (IANS) Potential mothers need to fast from fish for many years to avoid passing on certain harmful chemicals to their offsprings, an alarming study indicates.
Botafogo keeper lauds Seedorf impact (11:04)
Sao Paulo, April 23 (IANS) Botafogo captain Jefferson has lauded the impact left by Clarence Seedorf on the Rio de Janeiro club.
Money and liquor trail: Rs 240 crore cash, 1.3 crore litre liquor seized (10:54)
New Delhi, April 23 (IANS) Money and liquor seems seems to lining the electoral trail this election, if the latest figures of the Election Commission are anything to go by.
SC forms panel over government advertisements (10:50)
New Delhi, April 23 (IANS) The Supreme Court Wednesday constituted a three member committee to frame guidelines to regulate issuance of advertisements by the government and its departments with an obvious political message.
Brazil World Cup venue not yet complete (10:38)
Sao Paulo, April 23 (IANS) Construction workers at Brazil's Itaquerao World Cup stadium "cannot waste a minute" if the venue is to be ready in time for the World Cup, football's governing body FIFA has warned.
Indian-American doctor indicted for causing death of two patients (10:12)
Washington, April 23 (IANS) An Indian-American doctor in New Mexico has been arrested following his indictment by a federal grand jury alleging unlawfully dispensing of prescription drugs resulting in the deaths of two patients, and health care fraud.
India-born technocrat joins battle with top US broadcasters (10:12)
By Arun Kumar
Washington, April 23 (IANS) In what has been dubbed as a David vs Goliath case, an India-born technocrat has taken America's largest broadcasters, who claim his start-up's television streaming service is a theft, to the Supreme Court.
Clear day ahead in Delhi (10:00)
New Delhi, April 23 (IANS) It will be a clear Wednesday in Delhi with a minimum temperature of 21.6 degrees Celsius, two notches below the season's average.
Spurs coach Popovich named NBA coach of year (09:28)
Washington, April 23 (IANS) San Antonio Spurs coach Gregg Popovich has been named NBA coach of the year for the third time.
US, China must strengthen trust to tackle problems (09:16)
Los Angeles, April 23 (IANS) American and Chinese economies and societies have never been as closely joined as they are today, but strengthening trust between the two countries is essential to tackle big problems, said a report.
Mazzarri to stay at Inter next season: Thohir (08:58)
Milan, April 23 (IANS) Inter president Erik Thohir has insisted that Walter Mazzarri will stay put at the Nerazzurri next season in order to build the team.
Chelsea goalie Cech to miss rest of season (08:54)
Madrid, April 23 (IANS) Chelsea goalkeeper Petr Cech will be sidelined for the rest of the season after he was injured, the English Premier League club coach Jose Mourinho said.
Sao Paulo express interest in Kaka (08:22)
Sao Paulo, April 23 (IANS) Kaka's former club Sao Paulo has expressed interest in signing the playmaker in the next transfer window.
Hugh Jackman to appear on wrestling show (08:00)
Los Angeles, April 23 (IANS) Actor Hugh Jackman seems to be taking interest in wrestling career as he will again make an appearance on "WWE Raw" to promote his film "X-Men: Days Of Future's Past".