Dutch football title race still too close to call (7 minutes ago)
Amsterdam, May 2 (IANS) With only one match round to go, the Dutch football title race remains a neck-and-neck affair between Ajax and PSV Eindhoven, with the former still in pole-position after both teams won their latest matches.
AI-powered drone to click photos, make videos (7 minutes ago)
Beijing, May 2 (IANS) If you love aerial photography and videography, here comes an artificial-intelligence (AI)-powered drone that can take 13MP photos and make 4K video.
Vasco da Gama edge toward Rio football title (7 minutes ago)
Rio de Janeiro, May 2 (IANS) Vasco da Gama took a major step towards securing back-to-back Rio de Janeiro state football titles on Sunday by beating Botafogo 1-0 in the first match of their two-legged final.
40 trains diverted due to train derailment in Hapur (9 minutes ago)
New Delhi, May 2 (IANS) Around 40 trains running on the Delhi-Moradabad route have been diverted following a train derailment in Hapur on Sunday night, while nine passenger trains and four mail express trains were cancelled, an official said.
Akshay Kumar, Twinkle Khanna flee Mumbai heat (9 minutes ago)
Mumbai, May 2 (IANS) Actor Akshay Kumar and wife Twinkle Khanna are holidaying away from Mumbai as the couple shared a cuddling selfie with bridges and a waterbody in the backdrop.
Twitter can help prevent asthma-related hospitalisation (11 minutes ago)
New York, May 2 (IANS) Keeping tabs on tweets may be an effective tool to help prepare for -- and prevent -- increases in asthma emergencies, say researchers, including one of Indian-origin.
Will Ferrell pulls out of Ronald Reagan film (11 minutes ago)
Los Angeles, May 2 (IANS) Will Ferrell is no longer attached to headline satirical biopic "Reagan".
'Kabali' teaser clocks over 4 million views in one day (13 minutes ago)
Chennai, May 2 (IANS) The first teaser of Rajinikanth-starrer Tamil gangster drama "Kabali" has garnered over 4 million views since it was unveiled on Sunday, making it the highest for a south Indian film.
Russia 'gunning' for tourists with MiGs, tanks, AK-56s (13 minutes ago)
By Mayabhushal Nagvenkar
Moscow, May 2 (IANS) Firing Kalashnikovs, flying gunships, stomping about in tanks and sweating it out in army fatigues, that's Russia's cutting edge arsenal of ideas for attracting tourists. Amid the annexation of Crimea and the conflict with Ukraine, "military tourism" appears all set to boom in Russia.
Historic cathedral in US ravaged by massive fire (15 minutes ago)
New York, May 2 (IANS) A historic church here was destroyed by a massive fire on Sunday evening, causing minor injuries to four firefighters and one civilian.
G7 countries agree to boost investment, ensure energy supply (17 minutes ago)
Tokyo, May 2 (IANS) The G7 energy ministers on Monday agreed to step up energy security and boost investment to counter instability caused by the fall in crude oil prices.
Hyundai Motor India sells 54,420 units (17 minutes ago)
Chennai, May 2 (IANS) India's second largest car maker Hyundai Motor India Ltd on Monday said it sold 54,420 units last month.
Brazil's Palmeiras sign Colombian star centre-back (19 minutes ago)
Rio de Janeiro, May 2 (IANS) Eight-time Brazilian Serie A champions Palmeiras have signed Colombian under-23 international center-back Yerry Mina.
MCA claim Algeria Football Cup (19 minutes ago)
Algiers, May 2 (IANS) Mouloudia Club of Algiers (MCA) won 1-0 against the other city based club of Nasr Husein Dey (NAHD) in the Algeria Football Cup final at the 5th July Stadium here.
Four killed in Bengal explosion (19 minutes ago)
Kolkata, May 2 (IANS) At least four people were killed and four others seriously injured when crude bombs stored in a house exploded in West Bengal's Malda district, police said on Monday.
Bihar panchayat polls: 10 injured in clashes (21 minutes ago)
Patna, May 2 (IANS) At least 10 people were injured and over a dozen arrested in incidents of violence on Monday during the third phase of the panchayat elections in Bihar, officials said.
Thank god item numbers are out: Manoj Bajpayee (21 minutes ago)
Mumbai, May 2 (IANS) National Award-winning actor Manoj Bajpayee is glad that item numbers, which were ruining the storytelling format, are finally out of business.
Key Indian equity indices drop on weak global cues (Lead) (25 minutes ago)
Mumbai, May 2 (IANS) Key Indian stock market indices were trading lower in the afternoon session on Monday following weak global cues.
Former Jana Sangh president Balraj Madhok is dead (Lead) (13:02)
New Delhi, May 2 (IANS) Balraj Madhok, a founder leader of the erstwhile Bharatiya Jana Sangh who was later sacked from the party, died here on Monday at age 96, the RSS said.
Big B gets inspiration from fans' love (12:52)
Mumbai, May 2 (IANS) Megastar Amitabh Bachchan, who has seen many highs and lows in his over four decade career, says the love and admiration from his fans keeps him going in showbiz and helps “deflect every arrowed poison”.
Mitigating impact of global warming on plant flowering (12:50)
Sydney, May 2 (IANS) Indian-origin researchers have discovered a new mechanism that enables plants regulate their flowering in response to elevated temperatures.
Eyebrows up as Sanjay Dutt hobnobs with BJP (12:50)
Mumbai, May 2 (IANS) Eyebrows went up in political circles after Bollywood actor Sanjay Dutt - who was released from jail in February - made his first public appearance, on a Bharatiya Janata Party platform, here late on Sunday.
LeEco's Le 1s top-selling smartphone in online sales: Report (12:48)
New Delhi, May 2 (IANS) When it comes to online smartphone shopping in India, the LeEco Le 1s device has beaten all rivals in the Rs.10,000-Rs.15,000 price bracket, a report said on Monday.
Abhishek Bachchan resumes work post injury (12:46)
Mumbai, May 2 (IANS) Actor Abhishek Bachchan has re-joined the promotions of his forthcoming film "Housefull 3" after a month long break as he was recovering from a slipped disc.
Promising Aussie goalkeeper killed after being struck by lightning (12:44)
Canberra, May 2 (IANS) An Australian goalkeeper who was killed after being struck by lightning in Malaysia has been remembered as a promising young player with the "world at his feet".