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Sakshi Malik wins the Bronze Medal – the first medal to India

By   /  August 18, 2016  /  Business News, English News, Featured News, Olympics, Sports  /  Comments Off on Sakshi Malik wins the Bronze Medal – the first medal to India

Wrestler Sakshi Malik from Haryana gets the first medal to India – a Bronze medal in freestyle 58kg event. Who would have thought that a young lady from Haryana will topple the world’s top wrestling champions at Olympics Aggressive and tenacious, and winner of Silver medal at Common Wealth Games, India’s Sakshi Malik was doing pretty […]

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Srikanth loses at Rio, but after giving a tough fight

By   /  August 18, 2016  /  Business News, English News, Featured News, Olympics, Sports  /  Comments Off on Srikanth loses at Rio, but after giving a tough fight

Even as the dry spell continues at Olympics for Indian contingent, no one seems to be complaining. The grit and fight put out by Indian sports men and women is filling the hearts of otherwise not such a great supporter of sports – India. The hopes are alive, but they don’t seem to matter much. […]

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Ajay Devgn and Karan Johar headed for a big Diwali clash

By   /  August 17, 2016  /  Bollywood, English News, Featured News, Movies  /  Comments Off on Ajay Devgn and Karan Johar headed for a big Diwali clash

Bollywood seems to be high on clashes at box office. Usually the much in co-ordination band of people plan their big releases properly spaced out in order to ensure good collections at box office. But it started with Bajirao Mastani and Shahrukh’s Dilwale that were released on the same day; and no prizes for guessing […]

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PM Modi utters the ‘B’ Word, What now?

By   /  August 16, 2016  /  Asia News, English News, Featured News, Indian Politics, Politics, World News  /  Comments Off on PM Modi utters the ‘B’ Word, What now?

Whether Salman Khurshid likes it or not, and even if half of India thinks it’s too immature and the other half decides it a great idea – and that includes the Congress party that for once supported the Prime Minister; Narendra Modi has uttered the ‘B’ word that Pakistan dreads the most during his independence […]

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PV SIndhu makes her way into semifinals, beats World No 2 Yihan Wang

By   /  August 16, 2016  /  English News, Featured News, Olympics, Sports  /  Comments Off on PV SIndhu makes her way into semifinals, beats World No 2 Yihan Wang

Sindhu does it. India has been waiting with bated breath for 3.30am’s (IST) match when PV Sindhu was going to face World No 2 Yihan Wang for a match that was going to get her into semifinal at Rio Olympics. She had earlier played with Yihan and won against the former World No 1 after […]

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‘Thikka’ fails Sai Dharam Tej this time

By   /  August 15, 2016  /  English News, Featured News, Movies, Telugu Movie Review, Tollywood (Telugu)  /  Comments Off on ‘Thikka’ fails Sai Dharam Tej this time

Sai Dharma Tej’s first movie ‘Rey’ was indefinitely delayed before it released as his second film and went on to become a hit. His first film – his debut to speak of was also a big hit – Pilla Nuvvu Leni Jeevitham followed by ‘Subramanyam For Sale’ and ‘Supreme’. All his films until now can […]

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President addresses the nation on the eve of August 14

By   /  August 14, 2016  /  Business News, English News, Featured News, Indian Politics, Politics  /  Comments Off on President addresses the nation on the eve of August 14

As is the tradition, President of India Pranab Mukherjee addressed the nation on the eve of Independence Day eve. He focused on the constitution amendment to GST bill, intolerance and attacks on weaker sections of India society, sanctity of the constitution, India’s development and foreign policy among other things. Considered as reflective of the current […]

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Pakistan dedicates independence celebrations to Kashmiri freedom: Abdul Basit

By   /  August 14, 2016  /  Asia News, English News, Featured News, Indian Politics, Politics, World News  /  Comments Off on Pakistan dedicates independence celebrations to Kashmiri freedom: Abdul Basit

Pakistan High Commissioner to India Abdul Basit’s comments on Kashmir have nailed the course the country is set to take on the issue. During his speech at the Pakistan’s Independence Day celebrations at its embassy in New Delhi, Abdul Basit sounded quite provocative when he said that Pakistan is dedicating its Independence Day to Kashmir’s […]

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Dipa Karmakar finishes fourth, but shall remain our winner

By   /  August 14, 2016  /  Deccan Abroad, English News, Featured News, Olympics, Sports, World News  /  Comments Off on Dipa Karmakar finishes fourth, but shall remain our winner

Simone Biles of USA wins the gold in the final vault’s event even as Indian star of Gymnastics Dipa Karmakar, who raised hopes when she rose to the second position, slipped to the fourth position with Simone’s vault of 15.966 and Russia’s Maria Paseka’s bronze winning score of 15.253. She misses the bronze medal by […]

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Day 9 sees Saina Nehwal out of the game at Rio

By   /  August 14, 2016  /  Business News, English News, Featured News, Olympics, Sports  /  Comments Off on Day 9 sees Saina Nehwal out of the game at Rio

It was a crucial match between Indian hockey team and Belgium. And Belgium’s professional game, amazing confidence and skills gave them a win, even though you feel a little sad for India. However, Indian hockey team should take up this experience as a study as see where it went wrong, and train well enough to […]

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