Agree in principle with AIFF plan for team: Sports secretary

New Delhi, Aug 25 Sports secretary Injeti Srinivas today said they agree "in principle" with All India Football Federation's ambitious plan to develop the U-17 team for future sporting events,...

Aug 25, 2017 7:56 PM | Newsscroll

Hurricane Harvey strengthens to Category 2, evacuations on

(Eds: Updating with fresh inputs)By Seema Hakhu KachruHouston, Aug 25 Millions of Texas residents were today bracing for a potentially "life-threatening" storm as Hurricane Harvey was "dangerously...

Aug 25, 2017 7:35 PM | Newsscroll

New tax reforms could be announced by next week: US official

By Lalit K JhaWashington, Aug 25 New tax reforms in the US could be announced as early as next week, a top White House official has said while claiming that Donald Trump is one of the strongest...

Aug 25, 2017 1:11 PM | Newsscroll

Ariana Grande apologises for cancelling Vietnam concert

New Delhi [India], August 24 : It seems like Ariana Grande is not feeling well at all. The 24-year-old singer has cancelled tonight's concert at Quân khu 7 Stadium in Ho Chi Minh City,...

Aug 23, 2017 3:29 PM | Newsscroll

Sensex trades flat, Infy gains on Nilekani buzz

Mumbai, Aug 24 Stocks traded dull after a positive opening today amid intermittent spells of choppiness, with healthcare and IT indices holding up.Asian shares moved both ways.Stock of heavyweight...

Aug 24, 2017 12:13 PM | Newsscroll

Rupee goes up 7 paise against dollar to 64.05

Mumbai, Aug 24 The rupee today went up 7 paise to 64.05 against the dollar that remained shaky after US President Donald Trump's comments about a government shutdown.The dollar's global weakness was...

Aug 24, 2017 9:47 AM | Newsscroll

MP wants Indian-style women-only carriages on UK trains

By Aditi KhannaLondon, Aug 23 The concept of Indian-style women- only carriages on UK trains should be adopted to combat sexual offences against women which have nearly doubled recently, a British...

Aug 23, 2017 9:08 PM | Newsscroll

Betting on India, Mexico and Brazil as key mkts: Uber

New Delhi, Aug 23 US-based cab aggregator Uber today said it is betting on India, Brazil and Mexico to drive growth for the company.The firm, which competes with SoftBank-backed Ola in India, said...

Aug 23, 2017 6:27 PM | Newsscroll

No guarantee of residence for migrants fleeing US for Canada

Montreal, Aug 23 Men and women with furrowed brows sat in pews alongside their children at a Montreal church as volunteers explained what to expect now that they have crossed into Canada from the...

Aug 23, 2017 2:22 PM | Newsscroll

Journalist murdered in Mexico, 10th of 2017

Coatzacoalcos (Mexico), Aug 23 A Mexican journalist under government protection was shot dead in the violent state of Veracruz, an official said, the 10th journalist murdered in Mexico this...

Aug 23, 2017 9:10 AM | Newsscroll