Dismissing as "fictional" New Delhi's statement that the Indian Army had executed successful "surgical strikes" against terror launch pads across the LoC, Pakistan high commissioner to India Abdul Basit claimed that Islamabad would have "immediately retaliated" if that indeed had been the case.
Supporting India's "right to self-defence" in the aftermath of the Uri attack which it dubbed a "clear case of cross-border terrorism", the US on Wednesday dismissed the recent attempt by Pakistan to link peace in war-torn Afghanistan with resolution of the Kashmir issue.
The Uttarakhand police on Wednesday launched a massive rescue mission to trace the whereabouts of two polish trekkers who were reported missing while climbing Shivling peak in Uttarkashi district of the state.
Private entities funding sanitation and cleanliness works in cities can now use a government portal to track real-time progress of projects to find out whether their money has been spent properly. A dozen private entities have joined this portal since it was launched on September 30.
Apple has announced biggest-ever price drop for its smartphones in India. Under the new pricing, iPhone 6S (128GB), carying an MRP of Rs 82,000, will now be available at an MRP of Rs 60,000. iPhone 6s Plus (128GB) will now be available at an MRP of Rs 70,000, the smartphone too has received a price cut of Rs 22,000. Apple's 4-inch smartphone iPhone SE, too has got a price cut. The 64GB version of iPhone SE will now be available at Rs 44,000.
It wasn't for anything that Virat Kohli termed New Zealand's 3-0 rout as a "proper team series win" and a simple piece of statistic will reveal why his observation seems to be so apt in the bigger context.
Saha, who will be 32 in less than a fortnight, had kept wickets for more than 452 overs during the three Test matches against New Zealand. Add to it, two knocks of 50 plus in pressure situation at the Eden Gardens to win the Man of the Match award.
Rafael Nadal saved a match point at 4-5 down in the second set but he was well beaten in the tie-breaker as he suffered his first ever defeat to Viktor Troicki in the latest setback for the fading Spanish great.
Telecom major Bharti Airtel's debt will increase byover Rs 13,300 crore due to the recent spectrum purchase but cash flows from operations and monetisation activities are likely to reduce this level in next 6-12 months, Moody's Investors Service said today.
The year 2016 is turning out to be a blockbuster for IPOs with collections set to hit the highest level in six years. Until now, 50 companies have already raised $2.93 billion while another 22 are set to issue shares in the next two months, taking the estimated issuances to $5.8 billion.
Rakesh Roshan, who decided to title his films with K from 'Khudgarz' onwards, continues to stick to his favourite alphabet, even though Karan Johar and Ekta Kapoor have stopped titling their productions with the same alphabet.