EC bars meetings with Haryana district officials (Just in)
Chandigarh, Sep 30 (IANS) The Haryana chief secretary and other senior officials have been asked not to hold meetings or organise video conferences with district officials to review poll preparedness, progress on electoral rolls' preparation or revision and other such activities, a senior election official said Tuesday.
The 10 minute fitness workout that delivers (2 minutes ago)
London, Sep 30 (IANS) Finding time to work out during hectic professional life is difficult but what if ten minutes of your time can help in gaining a positive effect on your fitness and health. Following some easy to do cardio exercises can do wonders in your life, says an expert.
Egypt court sends 63 Brotherhood members to jail (4 minutes ago)
Cairo, Sep 30 (IANS) An Egyptian court Tuesday sentenced 63 members of the Muslim Brotherhood to 15 years in prison on charges of violence during last year's protests in support of ousted president Mohamed Morsi.
Gaudoin named Kookaburras' senior assistant coach (6 minutes ago)
Melbourne, Sep 30 (IANS) Hockey Australia (HA) Tuesday announced that Paul Gaudoin will step up as the senior assistant coach of the 'Kookaburras' following Graham Reid’s appointment as national coach earlier this month.
Doctors advise Atletico players to stay hydrated (14 minutes ago)
Kolkata, Sep 30 (IANS) Noting most of the Atletico de Kolkata footballers were in "peak health", healthcare experts here advised members of the Indian Super League (ISL) franchise to keep themselves hydrated in the hot climate and have hygienic food as precautionary measures for avoiding tummy problems.
Manish Uppal goes for name change, rechristened Tridev (18 minutes ago)
Mumbai, Sep 30 (IANS) Actor Manish Uppal, who did a cameo in Ranbir Kapoor-starrer "Yeh Jawaani Hai Deewani", has changed his name to Tridev.
'Sugar clinics' for improved diabetes care (20 minutes ago)
New Delhi, Sep 30 (IANS) To curb the rise of diabetes in India, a city hospital here Tuesday announced it would set up 50 "sugar clinics" for easy access to integrated diabetes care while promoting early detection.
Indian women's hockey team eye Asiad bronze (20 minutes ago)
Incheon, Sep 30 (IANS) After their hard-fought semi-final loss to South Korea, the Indian women's hockey team is now focused on finishing their Asian Games campaign by clinching the bronze.
Jean Paul Gaultier bids farewell to ready-to-wear line (24 minutes ago)
London, Sep 30 (IANS) French fashion designer Jean Paul Gaultier says goodbye to his ready-to-wear collection to focus on other aspects of the brand.
Regulation of placement agencies soon, court told (24 minutes ago)
New Delhi, Sep 30 (IANS) The city government Monday informed the Delhi High Court that an executive order for regularising placement agencies operating in the capital has been passed and will soon be implemented.
Indian men in Asiad hockey final after 12 years (Lead) (25 minutes ago)
Incheon, Sep 30 (IANS) Two-time champions India stayed on course for their first Asian Games gold medal in 16 years as a solitary strike by Akashdeep Singh helped them beat hosts South Korea 1-0 in the semifinals of the men's hockey tournament at the Soenhak Hockey Stadium here Tuesday.
Brook tells McIntosh to move on (26 minutes ago)
Los Angeles, Sep 30 (IANS) Actress-model Kelly Brook, who dumped her fiancé David McIntosh recently, has no plans to reconcile with him. She actually wants her former beau to "stay away” from her.
Sonia Gandhi visits Jammu (26 minutes ago)
Jammu, Sep 30 (IANS) Congress president Sonia Gandhi Tuesday visited the flood-affected areas in Jammu and Kashmir's Poonch district.
Gowda claims discus throw silver (16:48)
Incheon, Sep 30 (IANS) India's Vikas Gowda finished second to claim silver in the men's discus throw final at the 17th Asian Games here Tuesday.
Self-moving droplets to deliver drugs in future (16:48)
London, Sep 30 (IANS) Researchers have found a way to make alcohol droplets move on their own, in a life-like way, a finding that could be used in future to deliver medicines to targeted areas.
Deeper India-China engagement will benefit Asia: Mukherjee (16:46)
New Delhi, Sep 30 (IANS) President Pranab Mukherjee Tuesday said deeper India-China engagement is in the interest of Asia and the world.
Masaba designs sari range inspired by Half Girlfriend (16:42)
Mumbai, Sep 30 (IANS) It's known that Chetan Bhagat's novels have motivated moviemakers, but now his latest literary work “Half Girlfriend” has inspired a line of saris created by none other than Masaba Gupta, known for her quirky prints, with feminine drapes and silhouettes.
Over-weight? Blame it on gut bacteria (16:40)
London, Sep 30 (IANS) A species of gut bacteria called Clostridium ramosum could enhance the effects of a high-fat diet, leading to weight gain, says a study.
IPL spot fixing: Dawood, Chhota Shakeel now proclaimed offenders (16:38)
New Delhi, Sep 30 (IANS) A court here Tuesday declared underworld don Dawood Ibrahim and his aide Chhota Shakeel proclaimed offenders in the IPL spot-fixing case.
Fearful of fat for the wrong reasons? Think again (16:26)
London, Sep 30 (IANS) There is this common perception that eating fat is bad for health and waistline, but very few know that healthy fats are essential for good health.
Concerned about Jan Dhan achieving proper inclusion: Raghuram Rajan (16:22)
Mumbai, Sep 30 (IANS) Welcoming the Pradhan Mantri Jan Dhan Yojana fianancial inclusion scheme, Reserve Bank (RBI) Governor Raghuram Rajan Tuesday said his primary concern was about achieving proper inclusion.
'Must know' guidelines for make-up (16:22)
London, Sep 30 (IANS) There are some basic rules all women should be aware of when applying make-up, yet only a fifth of them follow these, says a research.
Students suffer as schools, colleges damaged in Meghalaya floods (16:22)
Shillong, Sep 30 (IANS) The recent flash floods and landslides in Garo Hills in Meghalaya which have claimed over 55 lives have also severely affected educational activities.
Katie Price to renew her wedding vows (16:20)
London, Sep 30 (IANS) Former model Katie Price says she is planning on renewing her vows with her cheating husband Kieran Hayler this year.