New Delhi , March 9 In an embarrassment to the Congress, its nominee for Bhind (Reserved) constituency in Madhya Pradesh Bhagirath Prasad Sunday joined the Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP).
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Karachi , March 9 Pakistan might not yet have granted India the long-promised most favoured nation (MFN) status but that hasn't dampened the enthusiasm of fashion-retail chains here who view e-commerce as a means of fostering cross-border business and penetrating new global markets.
New Delhi , March 9 At least two hardened women politicians are taking a calculated gamble to make their presence felt in the post-election scenario to form the next government in New Delhi. The prospects of a third woman leader from Uttar Pradesh joining them cannot be ruled out.
Dubai , March 9 All-rounder Ravindra Jadeja of India was the biggest mover in the One-Day International (ODI) bowlers' rankings, jumping four places to fifth while Pakistani spinner Saeed Ajmal continues to lead the rankings released by the International Cricket Council (ICC) here Sunday.
Patna , March 9 BJP leaders in Bihar Sunday launched a campaign to woo voters by promising that the state will be accorded special category status if Narendra Modi becomes prime minister.
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Shimla , March 9 Clement Attlee's grandson John was born in Shimla nearly nine decades ago. His great-granddaughter has just fished out her father's birth certificate from the cavernous civic office of the 'queen of the hills'.
Beijing , March 9 Sixty-four players including China's Ding Junhui will compete in the 2014 World Snooker Haikou Open from March 10 to 16.
New Delhi , March 9 With the strengthening of strategic ties, India and Saudi Arabia seek to transform the "buyer-seller" relationship in the oil sector to one of deeper partnership focussing on investments and joint ventures in third countries.
Bangalore , March 9 Congress' high-profile candidate Nandan Nilekani, contesting from the prestigious Bangalore South parliamentary constituency, Sunday said it was time for his rival - BJP's Ananth Kumar - to go.
Kathmandu , March 9 Security has been tightened around major Tibetan refugee settlements in Nepal ahead of Monday's Tibetan Uprising Day anniversary, officials said Sunday.
Dubai , March 9 India have been guaranteed they would retain their No.2 position in the ICC ODI team rankings at the April 1 cut-off date.
Dubai , March 9 India's Virat Kohli has reclaimed the No.1 position in the latest ICC rankings for One-Day International (ODI) batsmen released Sunday at the conclusion of the Asia Cup which was won by Sri Lanka.
Nagercoil (Tamil Nadu) , March 9 The Congress-led UPA must be defeated in the Lok Sabha election if Tamil Nadu is to become the "numero uno" state in India, Chief Minister J. Jayalalithaa said Sunday.
Rio De Janeiro , March 9 Rio de Janeiro's 2016 Olympic organising committee has played down concerns about pollution at the city's sailing venue.
London , March 9 Actress Drew Barrymore says the biggest mistake people make on their wedding day is that they overdo make-up and advises brides to go for the natural look.
New Delhi , March 9 The India-ASEAN agreement on trade in services and investment would be inked at the earliest to maximise the economic potential of the two regions, officials from the two sides said.
Dubai , March 9 The following are the One-Day International (ODI) batsmen's rankings released by the International Cricket Council (ICC) here Sunday:
Los Angeles , March 9 Reality TV star Khloe Kardashian's curves drew people's attention at the Rick Ross' concert at Revolt Live in Hollywood.
New Delhi , March 9 Discounted fares have helped airlines bring in new flyers this lean travel season and get assured seat fills. There is a strong demand on the key leisure destinations like Goa and Kerala, say airline officials, and bookings have more than doubled in recent days.
Mumbai , March 9 Chennai's Vishnu Prasad, who enjoyed a profitable season in 2013 with the JK Tyre Rotax Max National Karting (seniors) and JK Racing India series titles, was adjudged the "Most Promising Motorsport Man of the Year" at the annual awards gala of the Federation of Motor Sports Clubs of India here Saturday.