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13 December, 2018 12:13 PM BWF World Tour Finals: PV Sindhu Beats World No.1 Tai Tzu Ying; Sameer Verma Records First Win

PV Sindhu beat Tai Tzu Ying for the first time in seven meetings. The opening game of the women's singles event saw Tai Tzu Ying take an early lead by bursting into a four-point lead. Sindhu tried getting back into the contest, but the World No.1 proved to be a tough nut to crack as Sindhu trailed 8-11 at mid-break of the first game. After the mid-break 25

12 December, 2018 3:30 PM Manika Batra First Indian To Win 'Breakthrough Table Tennis Star' Award

Manika Batra led India to its first-ever gold medal in the Women's Team category at the 2018 Commonwealth Games. Manika Batra became the first Indian to win a 'Breakthrough Table Tennis Star' award at the prestigious ITTF Star Awards in South Korea on Wednesday. "I am really honoured and happy to have received the award. I feel 2018 has been the best year of my career 23

12 December, 2018 9:55 AM Late Childbirth Linked To High Breast Cancer Risk; Other Simple Tips To Prevent Breast Cancer

Women who had their first child after 35 may be at an increased risk of developing breast cancer than their peers who do not have children, according to a study contrary to conventional wisdom that childbirth is protective against breast cancer. Besides late childbirth, women who had a family history of breast cancer or who had a greater number of births 46

11 December, 2018 3:41 PM 13 of 19 Rajasthan ministers lose elections; Vasundhara Raje retains her seat

As many as 13 of 19 ministers in the outgoing Vasundhara Raje government have lost the Assembly elections in Rajasthan as results and trends brought electoral reverses for the ruling BJP. However, Chief Minister Vasundhara Raje and her five cabinet colleagues have won their respective constituencies. Raje (Jhalrapatan), Home Minister Gulab Chand Kataria 24

10 December, 2018 10:32 PM "Let's Build New Bharat": Congress After Upendra Kushwaha's Resignation

Upendra Kushwaha had been targeting the BJP and Mr Kumar, a key ally of the ruling party, for weeks. The Congress congratulated Rashtriya Lok Samta Party chief Upendra Kushwaha on Monday after he resigned from the Union council of ministers and walked out of the BJP-led NDA. Mr Kushwaha announced his resignation on Monday, saying Prime Minister Narendra 82

10 December, 2018 3:34 PM Hyderabad City Police Launches 'Women On Wheels' Patrol Teams

The Hyderabad City Police today launched women patrol teams "Women on Wheels", whose services will be utilised towards crime prevention and crime against women, besides community policing initiatives. A total of 20 teams (on bikes) were flagged off by Hyderabad Police Commissioner Anjani Kumar at an event. Mr Kumar reiterated the commitment of Hyderabad 48

7 December, 2018 12:23 PM Allegations Against MJ Akbar "A Jolt", Say Witnesses In Defamation Case

MJ Akbar was one of the most high profile people to be outed in India's #MeToo movement. He was accused of sexual misconduct by over 20 women. A Delhi court on Friday recorded the statements of two witnesses in the defamation case filed by MJ Akbar against his former colleague Priya Ramani, who had accused him of sexual misconduct. MJ Akbar's two former 78

7 December, 2018 10:58 AM Hoichoi launches new web series titled Do Not Disturb; Sudiptaa Chakraborty, June Malia, and Debleena Sen to star in it

KOLKATA: Bengali video streaming platform Hoichoi has come up with a new web series called Do Not Disturb. Well-known actors like Sudiptaa Chakraborty, June Malia, Anindya Banerjee, and Debleena Sen are part of this project. The web series is like an anthropology, with each episode comprising of a different story by a different director. The only common 55

7 December, 2018 4:25 AM The Making Of Priyanka Chopra's Red Bridal Couture For Her Wedding To Nick Jonas

The detailed thread-work embroidery in Priyanka Chopra's lehenga was accentuated with delicate Siam-red crystals Are you in love with Priyanka Chopra's tonal red Sabyasachi lehenga, which she wore during her wedding to Nick Jonas? Then, the designer has a surprise in store for you. Sabyasachi Mukherjee shared a video on Instagram, showing how the customised 50

6 December, 2018 5:44 AM Mamata Banerjee pays tribute to Ambedkar on his death anniversary

West Bengal Chief Minister Mamata Banerjee on December 6 paid tribute to Dr Babasaheb B R Ambedkar on his death anniversary and hailed his contribution in framing the country's Constitution. She said that his contributions in framing the Constitution will be remembered by future generations. "Respectful tribute to Dr Babasaheb Ambedkar on his death anniversary 46