India's first Scorpene class sub undergoes maiden sea trial (Lead) (10 minutes ago) (With Images)
Mumbai, May 1 (IANS) 'Kalvari' (Tiger Shark), the first of the six French Scorpene class submarines being built at the Mazagon Dock Shipbuilders Ltd for the Indian navy, went to sea for the first time on Sunday, an official said here.
Modi has failed to fulfill promises, says Kanhaiya (Lead) (20:18)
Patna, May 1 (IANS) JNU student leader Kanhaiya Kumar on Sunday said Prime Minister Narendra Modi has failed to fulfill any of his promises.
Parrikar to speak on AgustaWestland in parliament on Wednesday (20:14)
Panaji/New Delhi, May 1 (IANS) Defence Minister Manohar Parrikar on Sunday said he will speak on the AgustaWestland issue in parliament on Wednesday, and give a detailed chronology of the events.
Axar, Mohit help Punjab bag second win in IPL (Roundup) (20:14)
Rajkot, May 1 (IANS) Axar Patel (4/21) and Mohit Sharma (3/32) helped Kings XI Punjab register their only second win in seven Indian Premier League (IPL) games as they overcame table-toppers Gujarat Lions by 23 runs here on Sunday.
Mamata threatens police for prohibitory orders, locking clubs and party offices (20:12)
Kolkata, May 1 (IANS) Issuing a virtual threat to police, West Bengal Chief Minister Mamata Banerjee on Sunday said those who declared prohibitory orders throughout districts during the assembly polls in the state and locked local clubs and party offices will have to suffer in the coming days.
Rosberg wins as Hamilton recovers to second spot in Russian GP (20:12)
Sochi, May 1 (IANS) Nico Rosberg dominated and won the Russian Grand Prix as team-mate Lewis Hamilton fought his way up from 10th on the grid to secure a team Mercedes one-two finish here on Sunday.
AC Milan legend Paolo Maldini receives One Club Man Award (20:10)
Bilbao (Spain), May 1 (IANS) AC Milan and Italian football legend Paolo Maldini received the One Club Man Award on Sunday, presented by Spanish club Athletic Bilbao, to players who spent their entire careers in one club.
Diabetes triggers oral infections (20:10)
New Delhi, May 1 (IANS) With the rise in number of diabetics in India due to sedentary lifestyle, dentists have urged patients to take special care of oral hygiene as it has been found that the disease can trigger various oral infections.
First Scorpene class sub undergoes maiden sea trial (20:06)
Mumbai, May 1 (IANS) 'Kalvari', the first of the Scorpene class submarines being built at the Mazagon Dock Shipbuilders Ltd, went to sea for the first time on Sunday, an official said here.
Mumbai Indians opt to bowl against Pune in IPL (20:00)
Pune, May 1 (IANS) Mumbai Indians skipper Rohit Sharma won the toss and decided to field against Rising Pune Supergiants in the Maharashtra derby of the Indian Premier League (IPL) here on Sunday.
Twin car bombs kills 33 in Iraq (Lead) (19:44)
Baghdad, May 1 (IANS) At least 33 people were killed and 63 others injured on Sunday in two car bomb explosions in Muthanna province of Iraq, a security source said.
Thousands attend May Day rallies in Sri Lanka (19:40)
Colombo, May 1 (IANS) Thousands took to the streets in Colombo and Galle city on Sunday to mark May Day, with President Maithripala Sirisena pledging to strengthen Sri Lanka's position in the Indian Ocean region.
Delhi reels under scorching heat on Sunday (Lead) (19:22)
New Delhi, May 1 (IANS) The city experienced another blistering day on Sunday under the scorching sun with the maximum temperature settling at 42 degrees Celsius, three notches above the season's average, the Met Office said, forecasting dust storm conditions on Monday.
Non-subsidised LPG, non-PDS kerosene, jet fuel rates hiked (19:18)
New Delhi, May 1 (IANS) State-run oil marketers on Sunday hiked prices of non-subsidised cooking gas, non-PDS (public distribution system) kerosene and aviation turbine fuel (ATF), following their increasing petrol and diesel prices late on Saturday night.
Atletico Madrid's Godin, Carrasco given medical clearance (19:18)
Madrid, May 1 (IANS) Spanish football club Atletico Madrid confirmed on Sunday that Uruguayan defender Diego Godin and Belgian winger Yannick Carrasco have been given medical clearance after recovering from their injuries.
Indian worker dies at Qatar World Cup stadium site (19:16)
Doha, May 1 (IANS) An Indian worker died at the construction site of the Al-Bayt 2022 World Cup Stadium after he fell ill, the tournament's organising committee announced on Sunday.
Modi rides e-boat, says India has to become stronger (Second Lead) (19:16)
Varanasi/Ballia, May 1 (IANS) Prime Minister Narendra Modi rode an e-boat and an e-rickshaw in Varanasi on Sunday and said India has to become stronger by empowering its poor.
Andhra to continue fighting for special category status (19:16)
Vijayawada, May 1 (IANS) The Telugu Desam Party (TDP) government in Andhra Pradesh Awill not keep quiet on the issue of special status to the state and will continue to fight for it, a state minister said on Sunday.
Telangana again in the grip of heat wave (19:12)
Hyderabad, May 1 (IANS) After a respite of few days, Telangana is in the grip of heat wave with mercury rising again in many parts of the state on Sunday, said officials.
Indian, Chinese armies agree to maintain peace (19:10)
Jammu, May 1 (IANS) The Indian and Chinese armies on Sunday agreed to maintain peace on the Line of Actual Control (LAC) in Jammu and Kashmir's Ladakh region.
Big B reminisces incomplete film based on Dharamvir Bharati's novel (19:06)
Mumbai, May 1 (IANS) Megastar Amitabh Bachchan got nostalgic about a film based on renowned novelist Dharamvir Bharati's popular book "Gunahon Ka Devta" with wife Jaya Bachchan, which eventually didn't get completed.
Maoists from Chhattisgarh entering Odisha: Police (19:04)
Bhubaneswar, May 1 (IANS) Maoists operating in Chhattisgarh are now entering Odisha as insurgents in the eastern state have lost support from the Odia people to carry out their operations, a top police official said on Sunday.
India clinches one silver, two bronze in archery World Cup (19:04)
Shanghai, May 1 (IANS) Indian women's recurve team settled for the silver medal in the final, while men's team and mixed pair each won bronze medals in the first stage of Archery World Cup at the Yuanshen Stadium here on Sunday.
Himachal supplying seeds after sowing season: CAG (19:02)
Shimla, May 1 (IANS) Himachal Pradesh, whose agriculture sector provides direct employment to about 69 percent of the state's population, does not know its sowing season, it appears so.
Badminton: Chong Wei claims second Asian title (19:00)
Wuhan (China), May 1 (IANS) Malaysian icon Lee Chong Wei battled past home favourite and World No.1 Chen Long in the final to regain his second continental crown after 10 years at the Badminton Asia Championships here on Sunday.