8:18 pm - Sunday Apr 26, 2015


IMD warns of more after shocks

New Delhi: L S Rathore, director general of the India Meteorology Department (IMD) on Sunday said the aftershocks are likely to continue in Nepal which was hit by massive earthquake yesterday killing over 1800 and injuring around 5000 people. “More than two and a half dozen aftershocks of... read more »


Eden match abandoned without a ball bowled

Kolkata Knight Riders  Rajasthan Royals   7.20 PM The match is officially called off, about 15 minutes before the cut-off time. Both teams get a point each which means Rajasthan Royals go back on top of the table. 5.40PM: The ground is still very wet, so the umpires have decided the next... read more »


Repolling to be conducted in 36 booths of State

Kolkata: The State election Commission has decided to conduct repolling in 36 booths throughout the state. The repoll will be conducted on Monday from 7 Am to 3 Pm. Repolling will be conducted in eight booths of Katwa, Two booths of Garulia, six booths of Basirhaat, One booth of Saithia, five... read more »

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City Mart outlet in Esplanade catches fire, Army help refused: LIVE

Kolkata: Fire has broken out in the City Mart outlet at Esplanade in Kolkata opposite New Market. 30 Fire engines have rushed to the spot. Black smokes have engulfed the store and the fire officials have said that it would take some time to bring the fire under control. They are looking if anybody... read more »


Rescue team rushing to Nepal: Mamata

Kolkata: The Nepal government has sought assistance from the West Bengal government following yesterday’s devastating earthquake and Bengal is rushing a rescue team to the Himalayan kingdom, Chief Minister Mamata Banerjee said on . She also announced compensation of 4 lakh rupees for the kins... read more »

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Dalmiya and Anurag authorized to select coach of Team India

New Delhi: The Board of Control for Cricket in India (BCCI) in its working Committee meeting on Sunday have authorized Jagmohan Dalmiya and Anurag Thakur to identify a coach and support staff for the team. They have also shown a desire in appointing legendary trio of... read more »


McClenaghan asked Master Blaster for Coaching

Mumbai: Mumbai Indians pacer Mitchell McClenaghan on Sunday said he asked legendary Sachin Tendulkar if he could give him a coaching session in the nets after wishing the maestro on his 42nd birthday on Friday. “I wished him happy birthday on Friday and asked Sachin... read more »


All credit goes to Jimmy: Cook

Grenada: England captain Alastair Cook gave the credit for Saturday`s second-test win over West Indies to James Anderson after the seam bowler`s blistering spell in the morning transformed the game. A draw looked the likeliest outcome when play resumed on the fifth and... read more »


England romp to 9 wickets win at St George’s

Westindies: 299 & 307 England: 464 & 144/1 England won by 9 wickets.   Grenada: England ended a wait of two-and-a-half years and 10 matches for Test success away from home with a nine-wicket win over the West Indies in the second Test on Saturday. Set a... read more »


Sunday Eden battle is in doubt due to weather threat

Kolkata: Kolkata Knight Riders were forced to practice indoors on Saturday due to rain and thunderstorm in the city as defending champions’ IPL contest against Rajasthan Royals on Sunday at Eden Gardens is also under the weather-threat. “I don’t know... read more »


Virat wants Wridhhiman in Test Cricket for coming five years

New Delhi: India’s Test captain Virat Kohli feels that it will be difficult to replace someone like Mahendra Singh Dhoni but Wriddhiman Saha according to him “deserves” to don the big gloves for the national team for the “next five to six... read more »


Airtel announces free calls for 48 hours

New Delhi: Amidst the devastating destruction caused by the massive tremors across Nepal and India, telecom companies too stretched out their helping hands, Airtel has announced free calls to Nepal... read more »


5 per cent of PF in Exchange Traded Funds (ETF)

New Delhi: The government has allowed the Employees’ Provident Fund Organisation (EPFO) to invest 5 per cent of its corpus in exchange traded... read more »

Sensex, nifty down 1%


Mumbai: Benchmark share indices ended over 1% lower on Friday with Infosys leading the decline after disappointing March quarter earnings while the guidance... read more »

Tamil Nadu expects 1 lakh crore investment from GIM


Kolkata: Tamil Nadu government hoping to attract an investment worth Rs 1,00,000 crore from the Global Investor’s Meet (GIM), which has been rescheduled... read more »

Sensex, Nifty downward again


Mumbai: Markets ended lower on Thursday despite the clarification on minimum alternate tax by the government while a weak monsoon forecast raised concerns... read more »

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After raping child, minor drops her at home

Chandigarh: One child was raped by her neighbour who is a minor. The Std. XI student lured her with chocolates and took her to an isolated palce where he gangraped her. The 17 year old has been... read more »

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Lawyer found murdered in Delhi

New Delhi: A lawyer was found dead this morning outside a roadside eatery near Tis Hazari court in north Delhi. Police suspect it to be a case of... read more »

Man rapes daughter, sentence to Life imprisonment


Coimbatore: A man has been sentenced to life imprisonment for raping his own daughter and step daughter by a local court of Madukkarai area of Coimbatore. The... read more »

Couple arrested for smuggling gold at Delhi airport


New Delhi: A married couple has been arrested for allegedly trying to smuggle into the country gold valuing about Rs 42 lakh at international airport on... read more »

Public sector bank looted at Bandel


Bandel:A public sector bank was looted on Tuesday at Bandel. At around 11 am in the morning a gang of dacoits plunged into the bank and looted huge sums of... read more »


Jamie Dornan is back with ‘ Fifty Shades darkness’

New York: The first look of the famous fictional character ‘Christian Grey’ from the movie ‘Fifty Shades of Grey: Darker’ has been revealed. The sequel ‘Fifty Shades Darker’ has a black... read more »


Script and casting plus point of ‘Piku’: Deepika...

Mumbai: It has always been slow and steady journey to stardom for Deepika Padukone but the actress never felt ‘Insecure’ about her career. The... read more »

Manisha Koirala thanks PM Modi for helping nepal


Mumbai: Bollywood actress Manisha Koirala, who hails from Nepal, has thanked India and Prime Minister Narendra Modi for rendering such a quick help to Nepal... read more »

Shahrukh praises Shaw’s ‘Kal Ho Na Ho’ remake


New Delhi: King Khan was overwhelmed after he watched Congress leader Salman Khurshid and German ambassador to India Micheal Steiner making their acting debut... read more »

Anushka to return as a producer in “Cannada”


Mumbai: If reports are to be true, then ‘NH10’ actor Anushka Sharma will be producing a film again. Anushka has allegedly replaced Abhay Deol as producer... read more »


Five tricks to make Sex sexier

Shelving the decade long taboo of sex, Indians are open to talk sex now more than ever. Talking won’t do much to invigorate your libido. Here are a few tips to enhance your sex life: 1.Talk about... read more »


Brushing regularly helps to avoid heart attacks

Washington: A new study suggests that brushing your teeth regularly helps avoid the risk of heart attacks.Researchers have found that people with... read more »

Lose weight following some easy steps


If you’re trying to drop a few pounds fast, these expert tips will make it easy for you to lose the weight quickly. 1. Write down what you eat for one... read more »

Wine a day, keeps the headache away


Scientists have developed new yeast that has the potential to boost and increase health benefits of wine and reduce the toxic byproducts which cause after... read more »

Energy drink can disrupt health


We all know that an Energy drink can be great when a quick boost is necessary. But new study have raised question about the ‘safety’ of Energy drink. Does... read more »


Have Sex to earn More: Study

Washington: According to a new research it is found out that people who have more sex, earn more money in their professional endeavour. Who thought your sex life could actually be related to the... read more »


Five mistakes men should avoid at bed

Men often forget the basic things during sex, rendering their partners unhappy. These are the major five mistakes committed by men at bed:   1- Not... read more »

Celebrate the month of Chaitra with grand Sale

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Kolkata: Vinayak, one of the reputed organizations holding exhibition for last fifteen year presents Chaitra exhibition-cum-sale at the Ice Skating Rink... read more »

Some tips for dating a confident girl


1. Be confident: Telling her, “I’m intimidated by you” is more likely to make her roll her eyes than feel flattered, if that was your goal.... read more »

Love or game of minds


What is this thing called Love? You are not the first to ask. From poets to ‘in love’ teens, the question of what exactly love is, has troubled us quite a... read more »


Citing violence, Biman Basu moves to the SEC

Kolkata: On the day of the Bengal civic polls, the Left Front Chairman, Biman Basu has raised his arguments in connection to he ongoing violence which the areas of Katwa, Sonamukhi and other parts of... read more »


Roopa Ganguly heckled by bikers at Rajpur-Sonarpur

Sonarpur: On the day of civic polls at West Bengal, BJP star leader Roopa Ganguly is reported to have been heckled yet again by the goons of the... read more »

Infant hit by a splinter at Bhatpara


Bhatpara: A child falls in the line of violence at Bhatpara. It is heard that the child was hit by a splinter, a few of the voters were also hit by goons at... read more »

Firing shakes Titagarh and North Dumdum


Titagarh: Bullets were fired at the ward nos 6 and 7 of Titagarh. At ward no 6 , a person named Panchu Sonkar has been injured. He has been admitted in the BN... read more »

Voters beaten up at Kandi, EVM disruption at Suri


Kandi: Tremendous pandemonium at the time of voting occured at Kandi. It is heard that at Kandi’s ward number 1, the voters were debarred from voting.... read more »


KKR ready to take the Royals challenge without Narine

Kolkata: Kolkata Knight Riders’ IPL8 campaign has suffered another blow ahead Sunday’s afternoon fixture against Rajasthan Royals with Sunil Narine likely to sit out after being reported... read more »


After failing Dope Test, Reza caught at Rave Party

Karachi: Facing the prospect of a ban after failing a dope test, Pakistan’s left-arm spinner Reza Hassan has got into more trouble after being... read more »

Chinese Company close to take over AC Milan


Rome: AC Milan owner Silvio Berlusconi is preparing to weigh up two separate offers for the football club that could see a majority stake in the Italian Serie... read more »

We were 40 runs short: Paddy Upton

Pepsi IPL 2015 - M22 RR v RCB

Rajasthan Royals: 130/9 (20 overs) Royal Challengers Bengaluru: 134/1 (16.1 overs) Royal Challengers won by 9 wickets.   Ahmedabad: After being defeated... read more »

Bangladesh includes uncapped Shahid in Test Squad


Dhaka:  Bangladesh included uncapped fast bowler Mohammad Shahid in their 14-man squad announced Saturday for the first Test against Pakistan in Khulna. The... read more »


‘Direct Message’ allows to talk without ‘Follow...

Washington: Twitter has launched an update to its Direct Messages feature that allows users to talk in private without having to follow each other. According to the Verge, now users can reply to... read more »


Now save your Whatsapp conversations on Google dri...

New York: After introducing the voice calling feature and the Metal Design language, Whatsapp has come up with another new feature that lets its... read more »

If ‘drunk’, keep your phone in ‘drunk...


Washington: A new app has been launched that can stop people from making ill-advised drunken phone calls, by forcing them to solve complex mathematics... read more »

Yamaha launches new mileage bike in India


New Delhi: Yamaha launches it’s new mileage bike in India, named Saluto. It is a 125cc commuter motorcycle at Rs 52,000 ex-Delhi. The Yamaha Saluto joins the... read more »

Now,Google can even find your ‘lost’ smarph...


New York: “Google has the answer to everything!” It is again time to prove that this statement is correct Search engine giant Google can now help locate... read more »

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TMC leader Arabul Islam arrested

Kolkata: With allegations of violence and hurling of bombs before the Municipal polls being leveled against him, Police on Sunday arrested TMC strongman and former MLA Arabul Islam . He was... read more »


After Shock: Fissure at CGO building

Kolkata:If it was city centre on Saturday, it is CGO complex on Sunday. After the city experienced a 6.7 magnitude shock, fissures could also be seen at the CGO complex’s Block D on... read more »


Left parties call for General Strike in State on 30 April

Kolkata: The left parties in the state has called for a state wide general Strike on 30 April protesting against the political violence conducted by the ruling party during the recently... read more »