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  • 10-year-old Aryaman Singh creates golf history

    Pune: Ten-year-old golfer, Aryaman Singh wrapped up the season on a high note, blazing his way through the first five events of the Indian Golf Union-West Zone, this year, thereby breaking his own zonal and national records. Singh remains undefeated at the zonal level for four years, winning every tournament he has played.

  • Search continues for 10 missing US sailors

    Singapore: Search operations continued on Tuesday to locate the 10 American sailors who were reported missing after a collision between the US destroyer USS John S. McCain and a merchant vessel in waters near the Strait of Malacca. The search operation involves aircraft from the amphibious assault ship USS America, along with coordination from local authorities, including ships and planes from the Malaysian and Singaporean Navies, the US 7th Fleet said in a

  • 2 dead, children trapped after quake hits Italy holiday island

    Rome: A magnitude-4.0 earthquake struck the Italian holiday island of Ischia, causing destruction that left two people dead at peak tourist season, authorities said, as rescue workers struggled today to free two children from the rubble.

  • Dinakaran faction wants Tamil Nadu CM changed

    Chennai: The AIADMK group headed by jailed General Secretary V.K. Sasikala’s nephew T.T.V. Dinakaran on Tuesday informed Governor C.V. Rao that it wants the Tamil Nadu Chief Minister to be changed, a faction member said. Speaking to a television channel Sasikala-Dinakaran loyalist Thangathamizh Chelvan said: “We have told the Governor that we will be taking steps to change Chief Minister K. Palaniswami.”

  • What? Pregnant Esha Deol to marry again. Read full details

    Dharmendra and Hema Malini’s elder daughter Esha Deol is all set to give a birth to her first child. However, now the buzz is doing rounds in tinsel town that pregnant Esha will tie a knot again on her baby shower. Since then, her fans have been into shocked by her sudden change of decision despite being married to her husband Bharat Takhtani. Then, who is he?

  • Imarticus’ MD Nikhil Barshikar discusses future of company dealing with skilling and re-skilling

    Given the large-scale job losses and the demographic profile of India, the urgency of creating employability is now at its peak. Imarticus, since its existence for over five years, aims to bridge the gap between available skills and needed skills through focussed training in the financial services space. Imarticus’ MD, Nikhil Barshikar talks to Pankaj Joshi about future.

  • Defence experts back Rajnath Singh, hope peaceful settlement of Doklam issue

    New Delhi/Ludhiana: The defence experts on Tuesday hailed Union Home Minister Rajnath Singh’s statement on Doklam issue and said that China would soon realise that war is not an option and dialogue is the only medium to resolve the ongoing border standoff between the two countries. Union Home Minister Rajnath Singh on Monday expressed hope that the Doklam issue will be resolved soon.

  • Boris Becker named German federation ‘head of tennis’

    Berlin:  Six-time Grand Slam champion BorisBecker will be named as the German Tennis Federation’s (DTB)first ‘head of tennis’, according to AFP subsidiary SID. The 49-year-old was declared bankrupt in June, but has been given the new role in which he will manage all Germanmen’s tennis and oversee the running of the Davis Cup team. Former Fed Cup captain Barbara Rittner will become the head of women’s tennis. Their appointments are set to be

  • Mumbai: 15% reduction in complaints against traffic police

    Mumbai: In good news for the Mumbai Traffic police, complaints against traffic cops have decreased by 15 per cent, dropping from 725 in June to 637 in July. The officials claim that the new gadgets will help them do their work well but it will take some time to show results regarding the complaints. The traffic police is gearing up with body cameras to control corruption.

  • Sheena Bora murder case, Shyamvar Rai, Indrani Mukhejea, Sheena Bora, Sheena Bora murder case updates

    Sheena Bora murder case: Wasn’t scared when plot to kill was hatched, says Shyamvar Rai

    Mumbai: Accused turned approver in the high-profile Sheena Bora case, Shyamvar Rai, on Monday revealed that he was not ‘scared’ when he gave his assent to Indrani for killing Sheena. He also told the special court that he had agreed to execute the plan to kill Sheena, the very first time Indrani had called him from London.

  • Bhaumik Shah of Capita World shares roadmap of company reaching out to fund seekers

    India’s credit requirement is on a rise and this growing capital requirement is now supported by new growing models. Capita World is one such niche model among other existing lending models that partners with banks, NBFCs, investors and others, to reach out to fund seekers. Bhaumik Shah, national business head, Capita World shares with FPJ’s Jescilia Karayamparambil the company’s roadmap.

  • Voonik CEO Sujayath Ali on reaching out to shoppers who look for ‘affordability’

    Marketed as India’s first personal shopping app, Voonik, which is based out of Bangalore, is witnessing remarkable traction and acceptability. Sujayath Ali, CEO and co-founder, talks to Pankaj Joshi about what exactly are the pegs of their business plan and where do they see it going.

  • SHOCKING: Farah Khan asks Chunky Panday’s daughter to get a DNA test done

    It is not surprising fact that Chunky Panday’s daughter Ananya is contemplating on turning actress. While she is well on her way to fame, what with pictures of her in a bikini and her much talked about bond with Shah Rukh Khan’s daughter Suhana, Ananya is also quite a star on social media.