China aiming at unilaterally changing tri-junction status: Sushma Swaraj

China intends to unilaterally change the status of the tri-junction with Bhutan, which poses a challenge to India's security, External Affairs Minister Sushma Swaraj said as per the PTI report. Responding to supplementaries during Question Hour, she informed the Rajya Sabha that there was a written agreement between India, China and Bhutan in 2012 that the three nations will together decide

Ram Nath Kovind is the next President of India

Ram Nath Kovind, the NDA candidate, was elected as India's 14th president receiving an overwhelming majority of votes from the country's lawmakers, reported PTI. Kovind defeated opposition's Meira Kumar, a former Lok Sabha speaker, garnering more than 65 percent of the votes in the Electoral College, the Returning Officer for the poll announced.

The 71-year old, who will b

Salman to perform in three avatars at award show

 Bollywood superstar Salman Khan will be seen performing in three different avatars at the upcoming BIG Zee Entertainment Awards 2017.

Salman, who enthralled the audiences with his foot-tapping performances in the earlier editions of the awards gala, will be seen performing three different acts this year, read a statement.

The first segment will showcase the r

Gaming PCs, convertibles to drive growth after note ban bump: Lenovo India

 The note ban did have a slight impact on the adoption of technology and purchasing trends in the country but that phase is now over and gaming PCs, along with convertible laptops, will drive the next level of growth in the personal computers' space, a top Lenovo India executive has stressed.

Saying that demonetisation cooled down the demand for PCs in India, market rese

Sennheiser launches new wireless headphone at Rs 11,990

German audio brand Sennheiser on Wednesday launched in India a new wireless headphone "CX 7.00BT" at Rs 11,990.

The new model offers a minimalist, lightweight neckband design, good bass-driven sound and leading-edge wireless technology, the company said in a statement.

The headphone comes with 10-hour battery life and can be fully recharged via USB in 1.5

Shastri has always had a positive mindset: Wriddhiman Saha

India wicketkeeper-batsman Wriddhiman Saha on Wednesday said that new coach Ravi Shastri has always had a "positive" mindset when he was the team director and that he was looking forward to working with him again on the Sri Lanka tour.

Shastri took over as India coach from Anil Kumble, making this his third stint with the national team. 

The 55-year

Theres obsession for females body everywhere: Taapsee Pannu

 Actress Taapsee Pannu, who has apologised for her comment on southern cinema's midriff craze, says the obsession for a female body exists everywhere.

The actress, who made a strong statement about how a woman's "no means no" with the hard-hitting drama "Pink", was trolled after she featured in a comic video wherein she spoke about how in her debut Tel

Microsoft to speed up Chinas self-driving tech with Baidu

To help expand China's self-driving technology, Microsoft has decided to join leading Internet search provider Baidu to take the technical development and adoption of autonomous driving worldwide.

As a member of the Apollo alliance, Microsoft will provide global scale for Apollo outside of China with the Microsoft Azure Cloud.

Announced by Baidu in April this y

Bharat Arun returns as bowling coach; no decision yet on Zak, Dravid

 Clearing the confusion over the appointments of the support staff of the Indian cricket team, the BCCI on Tuesday promoted current batting coach Sanjay Bangar as the assistant coach and re-signed Bharat Arun as the bowling coach till the 2019 ICC World Cup.

R.Sridhar will continue to serve the team as the fielding coach.

The decision was taken after the newly

Apache discontinues use of Facebook code libraries

 US-based open-source community Apache Foundation has said it will not use Facebook's 'BSD-licensed' code for any of its new software projects for legal reasons.

The foundation banned the use of libraries, frameworks and tools covered by Facebook's open-source 'BSD-plus-Patents' license in any new projects, The Register reported on Tuesday.

Dhawan replaces injured Vijay for Tests in Sri Lanka

In-form opener Shikhar Dhawan will replace injured Murali Vijay for the three-Test series in the upcoming India tour of Sri Lanka, a BCCI release confirmed on Monday.

Vijay hasn't fully recovered from the wrist injury he picked during the Test series against Australia, and has been advised to continue his rehabilitation programme.

"The All-India Senior Sel

Britain to probe SAS troops photos posted on Facebook

Britain's Ministry of Defence has expressed its concern at the publication of the photographs that show the country's elite special forces in training missions. It will soon launch a probe into the matter, a media report said.

"We are aware of an incident involving soldiers sharing images online. We expect the highest standards of behaviour from our personnel at all

Expects monsoon session to run with GST spirit: Prime Minister

Ahead of the beginning of the monsoon session of the Parliament today, Prime Minister Narendra Modi has said that this session will bring in a new spirit after the successful implementation of GST. “After summer, the advent of first rain brings in a fresh new smell into the soil. Similarly, this monsoon session will bring in a new spirit after the successful implementation of GST,”

When Saiyami Kher met Roger Federer

Actress Saiyami Kher is more than happy to meet Swiss tennis star Roger Federer, who won his record eighth men's singles title at the Wimbledon tournament.

Saiyami on Sunday night took to Twitter to share a photograph of herself with Federer. 

"Moral of the story. When you really want something, you get it! I met Federer and watched him win!" she

Worldwide PC shipments decline 4.3%, HP Inc pips Lenovo

Worldwide PC shipments hit 61.1 million units in the second quarter of 2017 -- a 4.3 per cent decline from the second quarter last year, market research firm Gartner said on Friday.

HP Inc reclaimed the top position from Lenovo in the worldwide PC market in the second quarter and achieved five consecutive quarters of year-over-year growth. 

Lenovo's global

Ranbir Kapoor to start Ayans next from mid-October

Actor Ranbir Kapoor, who is all geared up for his first production venture "Jagga Jasoos", says that he will start the shooting of Ayan Mukherji's next titled "Dragon" from October 15.

Ranbir shared the details about his next films at the special screening of his film "Jagga Jasoos" on Thursday 

"As far as Sanjay Dutt bio

Rohan Bopanna - Gabriela Dabrowski crash out of Wimbledon

Indian star Rohan Bopanna and his Canadian partner Gabriela Dabrowski crashed out of the mixed doubles competition at the Wimbledon tennis tournament following a tough three-set battle here on Thursday.

The 10th seeded Indo-Canadian pair went down 7-6, 4-6, 5-7 to the unseeded duo of Henri Kontinen of Finland and Heather Watson of Britain in a quarter-final clash that lasted for

Suu Kyi writes to PM Modi condemning Amarnath attack

Myanmar's State Counsellor Aung San Suu Kyi has written to Prime Minister Narendra Modi, condemning the terror attack that killed seven Amarnath pilgrims, the government said as per the PTI report. Suu Kyi also offered condolences to the victims of the July 10 terror attack.

"Myanmar State Counsellor @OfficialSuuKyi writes to PM @narendramodi, condemns #AmarnathYatraattack an

Roger Federer enters Wimbledon semis

Swiss star Roger Federer defeated Canadian Milos Raonic in straight sets to cruise into the men's singles semi-finals at the Wimbledon tennis tournament.

The 35-year-old Federer, who has yet to drop a set in this tournament, needed almost two hours to carve out a 6-4, 6-2, 7-6 (4) victory late on Wednesday evening, reports Efe. 

Federer has thus avenged hi

Kejriwal stopping MCD funds: Manoj Tiwari

 The BJP on Thursday accused Delhi Chief Minister Arvind Kejriwal of stopping funds to the civic bodies in the city and said that he is taking revenge from the people for voting for the BJP.

"Kejriwal has threatened the people of the city if they vote for the BJP in the civic polls then they shall feel the burn," Delhi Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) President Manoj T

Ajay Devgn to do cameo in Marathi film

 Actor Ajay Devgn, who is producing an untitled Marathi film, is set to do a cameo in the Nana Patekar starrer.

Ajay Devgn Ffilm Productions in association with Watergate Production will be producing a number of Hindi and regional films.

With the intent of meaningful cinema, the production house has already put an untitled Marathi film on the floor, which star

ISRO designs ship borne transportable antenna terminal

Space agency ISRO's Telemetry, Tracking and Command Network'ISTRAC' has designed and developed a Ship Borne Transportable (SBT) Antenna Terminal to meet the launch vehicle telemetrytracking and command requirements. The 4.6 meter Ship Borne Antenna System has been built indigenously, fulfilling all specifications and has established in-house capability for meeting future requirement

Messi, Neymar, Suarez to be part of Barcas US tour

 Spanish football giants FC Barcelona's trio of Lionel Messi, Neymar and Luis Suarez will be part of the team's United States tour for the International Champions Cup, the tournament organisers announced.

The Catalan giants head to the US next week, espnfc reported, ahead of their three games against Juventus, Manchester United and Real Madrid.

The tea

Motorola brings fourth generation `Moto E` series to India

Extending its ‘Moto' series in India, Lenovo-owned Motorola on Wednesday launched 'Moto E4' and 'Moto E4 Plus' smartphones.

The Rs 9,999 'Moto E4 Plus' will be available as a Flipkart exclusive from 11.59 p.m. of July 12, with launch offers including data plans from Jio and Idea. The Rs 8,999 'Moto E4' will be available across all major retail

Varun Dhawan wants Irfan Pathan to sing for him

Actor Varun Dhawan has praised Irfan Pathan's singing talent and he hopes that the Indian cricketer can sing for him someday.

Irfan's elder brother and cricketer Yusuf Pathan had shared a video of him singing "Ae mere humsafar" from Varun's film "Badrinath Ki Dulhaniya". 

He captioned the video: "Kya sur lagaye hain chote m