Two militants killed in J&K (5 minutes ago)
Srinagar, March 26 (IANS) Two Hizbul Mujahideen militants were killed on Sunday after a brief gunfight in Jammu and Kashmir's Pulwama district, police said.
New Zealand trail by 247 runs vs South Africa in Third Test (5 minutes ago)
Hamilton, March 26 (IANS) After dismissing South Africa for 314, New Zealand scored 67 without loss in their first innings at stumps on the second day of their Third cricket Test match at the Seldon Park here on Sunday.
Nepal President to visit India (15 minutes ago)
Kathmandu, March 26 (IANS) Nepal's President Bidya Devi Bhandari will begin a state visit to India on April 17, a media report said on Sunday.
TDP lawmakers apologise for misbehaving with official (19 minutes ago)
Vijayawada, March 26 (IANS) TDP MP Kesineni Nani and MLA Bonda Uma on Sunday apologised to Andhra Pradesh State Transport Commissioner N. Bala Subramanyam for allegedly misbehaving with him.
Cheryl welcomes son with Liam Payne (21 minutes ago)
London, March 26 (IANS) Singer Cheryl Cole and her partner and singer Liam Payne have announced the birth of their son after keeping it a secret for three days.
Proud to witness, be part of new age Indian cinema: Taapsee Pannu (21 minutes ago)
Mumbai, March 26 (IANS) Actress Taapsee Pannu, who will next be seen in the forthcoming movie "Naam Shabana", says she is proud to be part of the changing phase of Indian cinema where women-centric films are becoming a reality.
Kerala minister quits over sleaze talk, denies wrongdoing (Lead) (23 minutes ago)
Kozhikode, March 26 (IANS) Kerala Transport Minister A.K. Saseendran resigned on Sunday after an audio emerged in which he is heard having a lewd conversation with a woman on phone.
Delhi saves 290 MW by switching off lights during Earth Hour (29 minutes ago)
New Delhi, March 26 (IANS) Switching off lights and electrical appliances during the Earth Hour initiative this year, Delhi saved around 290 MW of power, the capital's distribution companies (discoms) announced on Sunday.
12 Indian fishermen arrested in Sri Lanka (16:00)
Colombo, March 26 (IANS) At least 12 Indian fishermen were arrested by Sri Lankan navy for allegedly poaching in its waters, it said on Sunday.
Three Russian fans stabbed after football match in Belgrade (15:58)
Moscow, March 26 (IANS) Three Russian football fans who came to watch a match between Moscows Spartak and Serbian football club Crvena Zvezda (Red Star) were stabbed in Belgrade.
N. Korea warns US, S. Korea against targeting leadership (15:56)
Seoul, March 26 (IANS) North Korea on Sunday warned South Korea and the US against any attempt to stage a "special operation" to hit the Pyongyang leadership and military installations, including the nuclear arms base.
'Sensory skin' to detect damage outside spacecraft (15:52)
Washington, March 26 (IANS) Scientists at NASA's Kennedy Space Center in Florida are developing a system that acts like a sensory skin to help astronauts to know exactly when the outside of their spacecraft has been damaged.
Israel-Gaza border crossing closed (15:42)
Gaza, March 26 (IANS) The Palestinian Islamist movement Hamas on Sunday shut down the only passageway between the Gaza Strip and Israel following the assassination of one of the group's senior commanders.
Jabalpur ordnance factory fire gutted Only old materials (15:40)
Jabalpur, March 26 (IANS) The fire at the ordnance factory in Jabalpur did not have any effect on India's inventory as only old materials were gutted, Defence Ministry sources said on Sunday.
Federer beats Tiafoe of US to advance at Miami Open (15:32)
Miami, March 26 (IANS) Swiss tennis great Roger Federer encountered more resistance than expected from American teenager Frances Tiafoe in second-round action, but he took full control toward the end to win 7-6, (7-2), 6-3 at the Miami Open here.
Militants ransack police officer's house in Kashmir (15:30)
Srinagar, March 26 (IANS) Militants ransacked the house of a police officer in Jammu and Kashmir's Budgam district and drove off with his son and nephew in his car before freeing the youngsters and torching the vehicle, police said.
VFX has altered storytelling, says Oscar winner (15:28)
By Sugandha Rawal
New Delhi, March 26 (IANS) The emergence and advancement of technology and visual effects (VFX) has transformed storytelling techniques, says Academy Award-winning VFX supervisor Scott E. Anderson, who has worked on films like "Hollow Man", "Point Break" and "The Shallows".
Uber suspends self-driving cars after crash (Lead) (15:28)
Washington, March 26 (IANS) US ride-hailing company Uber has suspended its self-driving cars from the roads after one such vehicle crashed in Arizona, the media reported on Sunday.
Rahul, Pujara guide India after slow start (Lead Tea) (15:24)
Dharamsala, March 26 (IANS) Opener Lokesh Rahul and Cheteshwar Pujara hit half-centuries as India reached 153/2 in their first innings at tea on the second day of the fourth and final cricket Test against Australia here on Sunday.
$100,000 given to American who tried saving Indians (15:22)
Washington, March 26 (IANS) The Indian American community in Houston has presented $100,000 to Ian Grillot, a 24-year-old American who was shot while trying to save Indian techies Srinivas Kuchibotla and Alok Madasani during a shooting in Kansas.
Bosnia & Herzegovina thrash Gibraltar 5-0 (15:08)
Zenica (Bosnia and Herzegovina), March 26 (IANS) Bosnia and Herzegovina (BIH) crushed Gibraltar 5-0 in the fifth round of the FIFA World Cup 2018 Group H qualifiers at the Bilino Polje Stadium here.
Vettel wins Australian Grand Prix (15:06)
Melbourne, March 26 (IANS) Ferrari's Sebastian Vettel stormed to victory ahead of the UK's Lewis Hamilton and Finland's Valtteri Bottas at the Australian Grand Prix here on Sunday, giving the Italian team a second victory in 18 months.
Kerala minister quits over sleaze talk (15:02)
Thiruvananthapuram, March 26 (IANS) Kerala Transport Minister A.K. Saseendran resigned on Sunday after an audio emerged in which he is heard having a lewd conversation with a woman on phone.
Samira Wiley, Lauren Morelli get married (14:46)
Los Angeles, March 26 (IANS) Actress Samira Wiley and writer of popular sitcom "Orange Is The New Black" Lauren Morelli have exchanged wedding vows.
Steve Aoki collaborates with Indian DJ (14:44)
New Delhi, March 26 (IANS) Indian DJ Shaan Singh has signed a collaborative deal with American electro house musician Steve Aoki for a remix of the song "Dont hold on", which features singer Louis Tomlinson.