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25 September, 2018 3:50 AM Iran, major powers labor to keep nuclear deal afloat

The remaining parties to the Iran nuclear deal on Monday agreed to keep working to maintain trade with Tehran despite skepticism this is possible as US sanctions to choke off Iranian oil sales resume in November. US President Donald Trump decided in May to abandon the pact and to restore economic sanctions on Iran, including those that seek to force 29

25 September, 2018 2:45 AM Increasing excise taxes might discourage people from buying alcohol: Report

Increasing excise taxes on alcoholic beverages and regulating availability of alcohol are some of the ways to discourage people from drinking liquor, a report said Monday. The harmful effects of alcohol are the fifth leading risk factor for premature deaths and disability. It is among the top risk factors for non-communicable diseases such as cancer 37

24 September, 2018 6:01 PM Premier League: Harry Kane Admits He Has Been Below Par For Tottenham

"I would 100 per cent rather have the focus than not have it," Kane said of the analysis of his form by fans and media. "I have scored three goals this season, which is not terrible. Obviously, when you set standards in other seasons and other games, people will talk if you do not reach them and I am the first to analyse my game and see what I could 27

24 September, 2018 3:01 PM Donald Trump says second North Korea summit 'quite soon'

He said Monday: "It was a different world. That was a dangerous time. This is one year later, a much different time." US President Donald Trump says the second summit with North Korean leader Kim Jong Un is likely to take place "quite soon." Speaking at the United Nations, Trump says the relationship with the country whose leader he branded last year as "Little 36

24 September, 2018 11:58 AM India Has Potential To Triple Its Trade With South Asia, Says World Bank

Trade between India and Pakistan is a mere $2 billion -- which could be $37 billion -- without trade barriers, showed the report. India has the potential to more than triple its trade with its South Asian neighbours to $62 billion against its actual trade of $19 billion, said a World Bank report released in Kolkata on Monday. "A Glass Half Full: The Promise 28

24 September, 2018 11:48 AM Xiaomi Mi 8 Lite, Mi 8 Pro Global Launch Teased Officially

Global debut of the Xiaomi Mi 8 Lite has been teased formally just days after Xiaomi launched the Mi 8 Youth Edition as the China version of the smartphone. The Mi 8 Lite debuts as the toned down variant of the flagship Mi 8 that was unveiled in May. It features a 6.26-inch LCD panel and a Qualcomm Snapdragon 660 AIE SoC. The smartphone was unveiled 126

24 September, 2018 7:00 AM Pakistan launches nationwide anti-polio vaccination drive; targets 38.6 million under five children

Pakistan on Monday launched a massive nationwide anti-polio vaccination drive touted as the final push against the crippling disease to cover 38.6 million children under five years of age. The drive will last for three days but a 2-5 day catchup campaign will be launched following the initial drive so that no one was left out. Dr Rana Safdar, chief of anti-polio 57

23 September, 2018 5:33 PM Wrestler Vinesh Phogat To Miss World Championships Due To Elbow Injury

"It is a big setback for us. During sparring, she injured her elbow and the MRI scans done in Mumbai revealed the ligaments are torn. It will be very risky to compete in the Worlds," a WFI official said. Vinesh, who was exempted from the World Championship trials, was to compete in the 50kg category and was a medal favourite. She was also one of the favourites 37

23 September, 2018 2:22 PM Let's debate on Delhi government, Centre's performance in public: Arvind Kejriwal dares Amit Shah

Arvind Kejriwal responded to Amit Shah's comment over Delhi government's performance.  Delhi Chief Minister Arvind Kejriwal on Sunday challenged BJP president Amit Shah's for a public debate over the latter's comment on Delhi government's performance. Amit Shah had alleged that Kejriwal has prevented the development of Delhi during his three and a half year rule. Kejriwal 39

23 September, 2018 12:30 PM A Proposal On The Tennis Court! Yecong He Gets Down On One Knee In Epic Moment

Yecong He made the Shenzhen Open special by proposing to his girlfriend. Talking about how he prepared the proposal, Yecong said that he planned it before the tournament commenced. "I prepared this proposal before this trip. But I didn't tell many people about that because I didn't want to put pressure to myself. I figured if I couldn't get a win today 21