Putin denies existence of state-run doping programme

Moscow, June 18 - Russian President Vladimir Putin on Friday denied the existence of any state-sponsored doping program in the country amid a series of doping allegations that have battered the country's...
Gutsy India settle for maiden silver medal

Hockey Champions Trophy: Gutsy India settle for maiden silver medal

London, June 18 - India were pipped by reigning world champions Australia 1-3 via penalty shoot-out to settle for their maiden silver medal in the Hockey Champions Trophy here on Friday.After the...

Euro 2016: Spain beat Turkey by 3-0

Nice (France), June 18 - Spain booked their place in the knockout stages of Euro 2016 with an emphatic 3-0 win over Turkey in Nice on Friday.Alvaro Morata gave Spain the lead...

15 Defence Services players included in Pro Kabaddi League

 New Delhi, June 14 . Pro Kabaddi League has announced the allocation of 15 players from the Indian Defence Services who will be an integral part of the fourth edition starting from...

Saina to face Sun Yu in Australian Open final; Srikanth bows out

Sydney, June 11 - London Olympics bronze medallist Saina Nehwal stormed into the final of the $750,000 Australian Open Superseries badminton tournament here on Saturday, beating World No.2 Wang Yihan of China...
Don't consider comic series an entry into showbiz

Don’t consider comic series an entry into showbiz: Cricketer Rohit Sharma

New Delhi, June 9 - Star batsman Rohit Sharma, who will be seen in a superhero avatar in the digital comic series “Hyper Tygers” that was launched on Thursday, says he took...
India's pocket sized Mr Universe

Manohar Aich – India’s pocket sized Mr Universe

Kolkata, June 5 - In the early years of independent India, when the newly-freed nation was desperate to make its mark in the world, a 4 feet 11 inch body builder --...
Boxing legend Muhammad Ali no more

Boxing legend Muhammad Ali no more

Los Angeles, June 4 - Legendary former heavyweight boxing champion Muhammad Ali, who had been hospitalised following respiratory problems, has passed away, a family spokesman said."After a 32-year battle with Parkinson's disease,...

IPL: When sun rose for Hyderabad at midnight in Bengaluru

Bengaluru, May 30 - For Sunrisers Hyderabad (SH), winning the Indian Premier League (IPL) title for the first time was like sun rising at midnight, as they beat three-time finalists Royal Challengers...

French Open: Paes, Bopanna enter men’s doubles quarters

Paris, May 29 - India's tennis stars Leander Paes and Rohan Bopanna stormed into the quarter-finals of their respective men's doubles events in the French Open here on Sunday.Mergea and BopannaThe 16th-seeded...

Entertainment

My intentions are to entertain with dignity: Sunil Grover

Mumbai, April 5 - Following a spat with comedian-actor Kapil Sharma, Sunil Grover says that his intentions are to act and entertain people with dignity.Sunil...

History

Ancient Roman villa uncovered near Florence

Florence, Oct 21.  Archaeologists have unearthed a luxurious ancient Roman villa complete with thermal baths and stunning mosaics near the central Italian city of Florence...