It's for BCCI to decide on women's IPL: Mithali

Mumbai |Wednesday, 2017 6:15:04 PM IST

Indian women's cricket skipper Mithali Raj, who recently led the eves to the final of the ICC Women's World Cup in England, on Wednesday supported an Indian Premier League (IPL)-styled T20 tournament

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Claim that GFP sacrificed its principles has been proved false: Trajano D'Mello

Panaji | Wednesday, Jul 26 2017 IST

Goa Foward Party chief spokesperson Trajano D'Mello has said the claim that GFP and its president Vijay Sardessai sacrificed all its principles for the sake of power has been proved totally false.

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EU, Egypt to collaborate on development, diplomacy

Brussels |Wednesday, 2017 1:15:04 AM IST

The European Union and Egypt agreed to collaborate on priority actions for the next three years in areas such as economic and social development, international action and the stabilization of the coun

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Nitish's alleged principle of zero tolerance a mere eyewash : Shivanand

Patna | Wednesday, Jul 26 2017 IST

Ahead of crucial meetings of grand alliance`s two coalition partners-RJD and JD (U), former MP Shivanand Tiwari asserted that Chief Minister Nitish Kumar`s so called principle of zero tolerance aga

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Italy upset over French diplomatic intervention in Libya

* Rome upset about lack of consultation by France * Opposition accuses government of diplomatic failure * Italy sees little solidarity from pro-EU Macron By Crispian Balmer ROME | Monday, Jul 24 2017 IST

A French diplomatic initiative aimed at resolving Libya's long-running crisis angered Italian officials today, who saw it as another example of newly elected President Emmanuel Macron snubbing Rome. E

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Saudi to allow Qatari pilgrims despite diplomatic row

Riyadh |Tuesday, 2017 5:15:04 AM IST

Saudi Arabia will allow pilgrims from Qatar to visit the kingdom to perform Umrah or Hajj this year, despite a diplomatic row, media reports said.

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Cipla launches quality-assured Rectal Artesunate Suppositories for severe malaria in young children

Mumbai | Tuesday, Jul 25 2017 IST

Cipla Ltd, a global pharmaceutical company, and the product development partnership Medicines for Malaria Venture (MMV) today announced the launch of 100 mg Artesunate Rectocaps/Rectal Artesunate Supp

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Chelsea forward Pedro had multiple fractures

Singapore |Monday, 2017 9:45:05 PM IST

Chelsea chief coach Antonio Conte on Monday said forward Pedro Rodriguez had sustained multiple fractures to his face and his injuries were more serious than was earlier believed.

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Right time to launch women's IPL: Mithali Raj

London | Monday, Jul 24 2017 IST

With the attention women in blue garnered after a terrific show in the just concluded ICC Women's World Cup, held in England, India captain Mithali Raj believes it is the right time to launch women's

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DJ Diplo composes ‘Phurrr’ for SRK’s ‘Jab Harry Met Sejal’

Mumbai |Sunday, 2017 1:15:04 PM IST

Popular American DJ Diplo has joined hands with Bollywood superstar Shah Rukh Khan to compose the song "Phurrrr" for forthcoming Bollywood film "Jab Harry Met Sejal".

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Indian, Chinese diplomats must prevent war: Chinese expert

Beijing |Sunday, 2017 8:15:04 PM IST

War between India and China over Doklam is a possibility and diplomats from both sides must prevent an armed conflict, a Chinese expert has said.

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Erdogan kicks off Gulf crisis diplomacy with Saudi visit

DUBAI | Sunday, Jul 23 2017 IST

Turkish President Tayyip Erdogan arrived in Saudi Arabia and met King Salman today, Saudi state news agency SPA reported, his first stop on a Gulf diplomatic tour aimed at healing an Arab rift with An

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