Germany blow away Slovakia 3-0, enter Euro quarterfinal (21 minutes ago)
Lille (France), June 27 (IANS) World Champions Germany pulled out the right cards to trump Slovakia 3-0 and enter the quarterfinals of the Euro 2016 here on Sunday.
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Peck on cheek leaves Karnataka CM embarrassed (23:10) (With Images)
Bengaluru, June 26 (IANS) A affectionate peck on his cheek by a local body woman member left Karnataka Chief Minister Siddaramaiah visibly embarrassed on Sunday.
Saif Ali Khan undergoes minor surgery (23:06)
Mumbai, June 26 (IANS) Actor Saif Ali Khan, who was taken to Kokilaben Ambani Hospital after he injured his thumb, underwent minor surgery and will be discharged in a day or two, said source.
Photo exhibition on hand-pulled rickshaws in Kolkata (22:46)
Kolkata, June 26 (IANS) The hand-pulled rickshaw, which has through the decades emerged as a symbol of Kolkata despite facing threats to its existence in an age of speed and mechanised transport, is the cynosure of all eyes in an ongoing photo exhibition depicting the trials and tribulations of the pullers.
'Kabali' director to team up with Suriya next (22:40)
Hyderabad, June 26 (IANS) Director Pa. Ranjith, who currently awaits the release of superstar Rajinikanth-starrer "Kabali", confirmed on Sunday that his next film will be with actor Suriya.
Yashwant Sinha flays government on NSG fiasco (22:38)
New Delhi, June 26 (IANS) Senior BJP leader and former Union Minister Yashwant Sinha on Sunday flayed the Narendra Modi government for the fiasco on NSG membership in Seoul.
India set to get MTCR membership, NSG option remains open: MEA (22:22)
New Delhi, June 26 (IANS) Close on the heels of a setback on the issue of membership into the 48-nation Nuclear Suppliers Group (NSG), India on Sunday said it is all set to get into the Missile Technology Control Regime (MTCR) on Monday and that joining the NSG may take "slightly longer".
Every anti-Sikh riot victim will get justice: Rajanth (22:20)
New Delhi, June 26 (IANS) Assuring the victims of 1984 anti-Sikh riots that justice will be ensured for one and all, Home Minister Rajnath Singh on Sunday said a Special Investigation Team (SIT), after reviewing 286 cases, has recommended 22 cases to be reinvestigated.
EESL to give out 9MW LED bulbs to Delhi consumers from July (22:16)
New Delhi, June 26 (IANS) State-run Energy Efficiency Services Ltd (EESL) announced on Sunday that the capital's consumers will be distributed 9W light emitting diode (LED) bulbs from the first week of July.
CPI-M censures legislator for participating in Congress rally (22:08)
Kolkata, June 26 (IANS) The Communist Party of India-Marxist on Sunday censured party legislator Tanmoy Bhattacharya who, defying the official stand, participated in a rally called by the Congress.
Kenyans celebrate Sawe's pioneering high jump gold medal (22:06)
Nairobi, June 26 (IANS) Top figures in Kenyan athletics celebrated Mathew Sawe's history-making men's high jump gold at the 17th CAA Senior Championships in Durban, South Africa, that concluded on Sunday.
Babul Supriyo lauds Mamata, targets detractors on East West Metro (21:58)
New Delhi, June 26 (IANS) Days after the long-delayed East West Metro (EWM) corridor in Kolkata connecting the neighbouring Howrah district got nod from the Archaeological Survey of India (ASI), Union Minister Babul Supriyo on Sunday thanked Chief Minister Mamata Banerjee for doing her part.
Griezmann sends France into Euro 2016 quarters (21:20)
Lyon (France), June 26 (IANS) France conjured up a masterful display to outclass Ireland 2-1 and enter the quarter-finals of the Euro 2016 football tournament at the Stade de Lyon here on Sunday.
Santana marks 50th anniversary of Wimbledon title (21:00)
London, June 26 (IANS) Most of Rafael Nadal's fans were not alive when Manolo Santana became the first Spanish tennis player to win a title at Wimbledon 50 years ago, an accomplishment that he is celebrating this year.
Bagnaia secures Mahindra Moto3 team's maiden GP win (20:50)
Assen (The Netherlands), June 26 (IANS) Italian teenager Pecco Bagnaia made history by claiming not only his first win in the MotoGP World Championships but also the first win for the Mahindra Moto3 team in the Dutch MotoGP race here on Sunday.
England face modest Iceland in Euro 2016 pre-quarters (Preview) (20:36)
Nice (France), June 26 (IANS) England will be betting on their long football history against debutants Iceland in the Euro 2016 pre-quarterfinals as the latter want to continue their adventure towards the quarter-finals on Monday.
Archer Atanu Das qualifies for Rio Olympics (20:30)
Bengaluru, June 26 (IANS) The Archery Association of India (AAI) on Sunday kept faith on Atanu Das and selected him to represent the nation in the menís recurve event at the Rio Olympics after conducting trials here.
Teenager Croon surprise inclusion in Dutch Olympic hockey squad (20:20)
Amsterdam, June 26 (IANS) Teenage midfielder Jorrit Croon was the surprise inclusion in the 16-member Netherlands hockey squad announced for the Rio Olympics in August on Sunday.
Around 6 kg silver seized near Bangladesh border (20:20)
Kolkata, June 26 (IANS) The Border Security Force (BSF) on Sunday seized silver worth over Rs. two lakh from near the Bangladesh border in West Bengal's Nadia district, an official said.
Srinagar records season's hottest day, heat wave on in Jammu (20:18)
Jammu/Srinagar, June 26 (IANS) Jammu and Kashmir's summer capital Srinagar on Sunday recorded this season's highest temperature at 33.5 degrees while the heat wave continued in Jammu where it was 35 degrees.
J&K attack on CRPF men an act of frustration: Parrikar (20:18)
Bhubaneswar, June 26 (IANS) Condemning the terrorist attack on a CRPF bus near Pampore in Jammu and Kashmir a day earlier, Defence Minister Manohar Parrikar on Sunday said it is an act of frustration and assured the government will deal with such incidents strongly.
Hari Krishnan shines in national motorcycle championship (20:06)
Coimbatore, June 26 (IANS) Hari Krishnan Rajagopalan of Team Honda Ten10 Racing team chalked up a fluent double in the Pro-Stock 165 class while Jagan Kumar (TVS Racing) destroyed the premium Super Sport Indian category field as the curtain came down on the Rolon round of the MRF MMSC FMSCI Indian National Motorcycle Racing Championship at the Kari Motor Speedway here on Sunday.
Central team to visit Kashmir to look into infiltration (20:06)
New Delhi, June 26 (IANS) A day after eight CRPF troopers were killed by 'fidayeen' militants in Jammu and Kashmir, the government said on Sunday that a central team will visit the state to look into possible spike in cross-border infiltration of terrorists.
Police investigate racist anti-Polish messages after 'Brexit' (19:58)
London, June 26 (IANS) British police on Sunday started investigating various incidents involving racist messages against the country's Polish community that appeared after the 'Brexit' win in Thursday's European Union referendum.
Biju Janata Dal is insecure to have attacked BJP leders: Parrikar (19:52)
Bhubaneswar, June 26 (IANS) Defence Minister Manohar Parrikar on Sunday condemned the attack on the vehicles of BJP leaders allegedly by Biju Janata Dal (BJD) workers in Odisha and dared the ruling party to target him.