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17-yr-old IIT aspirant ends life despite clearing exam

17-yr-old IIT aspirant ends life despite clearing exam Kota, Rajasthan: A day after knowing that she had cleared the IIT entrance exam, a 17-year-old girl jumped off a fifth floor home in Rajasthan's Kota. The police say the teen was disappointed with

Chopper scam: Kejriwal dares BJP to arrest Cong chief Sonia Gandhi

Chopper scam: Kejriwal dares BJP to arrest Cong chief Sonia Gandhi Delhi chief minister Arvind Kejriwal has challenged the Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP ) to arrest Congress president Sonia Gandhi and other leaders of the party in connection with the notorious Rs

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7 dead, 121 injured as building collapses in Nairobi

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Seven people were killed and 121 others were injured in the collapse of a residential building in Nairobi during heavy rains, according to Kenyan officials.

IPL 2016: Upset MS Dhoni slams new-ball bowlers for Pune's loss against Gujarat

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After losing to Gujarat Lions (GL) despite scoring a huge total, Rising Pune Supergiants (RPS) skipper MS Dhoni lambasted his new-ball bowlers for not putting up a good show.

Norway oil-rig helicopter crash: All 13 on board killed

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A helicopter transporting Statoil workers crashed off the coast of western Norway on Friday, likely killing all 13 people on board, according to rescue services.

ICSE, ISC results to be announced two weeks early on May 6

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Results date for Indian School Certificate Examination (ICSE) Class 10 and 12 has been moved forward by two weeks than the common date. Students can expect the results to be announced at 3 pm on May

Now, low-fat chocolate that melts in your mouth

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Scientists have discovered a way to make low-fat chocolate that easily melts in your mouth. Chocolate is crammed with fat. But decreasing the fat content of the confection makes it difficult and less

Don Abdul Latif's son sues Shah Rukh Khan and others over 'Raees'

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A local court on Thursday released notices to Bollywood star Shah Rukh Khan, his wife Gauri Khan, actor Farhan Akhtar, director Rahul Dholakia and producer Ritesh Sidhwani together with three film

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Strange comet may offer clues about Earth's birth

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Scientists have discovered a new type of comet, one that is nearly tailless like a Manx cat, that might be a leftover chunk of the same stuff that formed the Earth billions of years ago. The majority

Yahoo CEO Marissa Mayer's Compensation Soars 69% to $42.1M

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As per a regulatory filing on Friday, Yahoo remunerated CEO Marissa Mayer with $42.1 million in 2015, mostly due to stock and option awards. Mayer's compensation zoomed up 69 percent year-over-year,

Phase 5 Of West Bengal Polls Crucial For Mamata Banerjee

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Elections for the crucial fifth phase of Assembly elections in West Bengal are being held today in 53 constituencies across the state. Today's voting will decide the fate of a number of political

Finance Ministry rolls back move to pay 8.7 percent interest on EPF

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The central government rolled back its decision to lower interest rate on provident fund deposits to 8.7 percent for 2015-16 and agreed to fix it at 8.8 percent, the third EPF-related roll back since

Key file on 'truth behind Netaji Subhas Chandra Bose's disappearance' destroyed in 1972

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A day after the Central government on Friday declassified 25 more files associated with Netaji Subhas Chandra Bose, it has been learnt that an important file had been destroyed by the Centre decades

Donald Trump, Lays Out Foreign Policy, Promises Coherence

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A day after declaring himself the "presumptive nominee," Republican presidential candidate Donald Trump laid out his international agenda in a serious address. He vowed to mend ties with Russia,