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Xiaomi India sold 10 crore smartphones in 5 years

Xiaomi India sold 10 crore smartphones in 5 yrs

 Chinese smartphone maker Xiaomi on Friday announced that it has shipped over 10 crore smartphones in India in the last five years.”It’s a testament to the love we have received from millions of Mi Fans since our inception.”There have been brands who entered the market before us, yet are nowhere close to the astounding feat

500 Sikh pilgrims visit Nankana Sahib in Pakistan

India, Pakistan agree on visa-free travel by Indian pilgrims to Gurdwara Darbar Sahib

India and Pakistan on Wednesday agreed on visa-free travel by Indian pilgrims to Gurdwara Darbar Sahib in Pakistan using the Kartarpur corridor, officials said. However, during the meeting between the two sides at Attari in Punjab’s Amritsar district, Pakistan insisted on charging a service fee for allowing pilgrims to visit the gurdwara, which was not

Kartarpur corridor: India, Pakistan to hold technical talks on Sept 4

Kartarpur corridor: India, Pakistan to hold technical talks on Sept 4

India and Pakistan will hold another technical meeting to finalise the remaining modalities of Kartarpur corridor in the Indian side of the Attari-Wagah border on Wednesday, sources from Pakistan said.  During the second meeting, which took place on July 14, the two sides agreed to complete the construction of the 4.19 kilometres long four-lane highway

Hockey India names 33 probables for senior men's national camp

Hockey India names 33 probables for senior men’s national camp

Hockey India on Saturday named 33 core probables for the senior men’s national camp scheduled to be held in Bengaluru between September 2 and September 22 ahead of the team’s departure for the Belgium tour.The players will report to coach Graham Reid at the Sports Authority of India (SAI) in Bengaluru on Sunday to prepare

64 year-old Sikh man from India stabbed to death in US

A 64-year-old Sikh man from India was stabbed to death by an unidentified person in the US state of California while he was on his evening walk, according to a media report.Parmjit Singh was attacked in Gretchen Talley Park in Tracy around 9 pm on Sunday. He died from his injuries, ABC News reported.Detectives say

India’s Chandrayaan-2 successfully enters Moon’s orbit

The Indian space agency on Tuesday completed successfully the crucial orbit manoeuvre and put the Chandrayaan-2 spacecraft into the lunar orbit.According to Indian Space Research Organisation (ISRO), the Lunar Orbit Insertion (LOI) was completed successfully at 9.02 a.m. as planned using the onboard propulsion system. All the systems of Chandrayaan-2 are healthy. “The duration of

'No space for shooting in 2022 CWG' despite India's boycott threat

‘No space for shooting in 2022 CWG’ despite India’s boycott threat

Commonwealth Games Federation (CGF) Louise Martin has insisted that shooting will not be a part of the 2022 edition to be held in Birmingham despite threat from India to boycott the Games.Speaking to Britain’s Daily Telegraph newspaper, Martin said that shooting has never been a “compulsory sport” in Commonwealth Games.”A sport has to earn the

Pakistan bans all cultural exchanges with India

Pakistan bans all cultural exchanges with India

The Pakistan government has launched a national slogan “Say No to India” and decided to ban all cultural exchanges with New Delhi including all kinds of joint ventures in the entertainment industry of the two countries, the media reported on Friday.The slogan was launched by the Ministry of Information and Broadcasting on Thursday, Dawn News

'Undivided' India is real terror, says banner in Islamabad

‘Undivided’ India is real terror, says banner in Islamabad

In the wake of revocation of Article 370 in Jammu and Kashmir by the Modi government, several controversial banners had appeared here in Pakistan with pictures and inflammatory messages, one of which said: ‘Akhand Bharat Real Terror’ (that roughly translates into: “The ideology of Undivided India is actual terrorism”), Dawn newspaper reported on Wednesday.’Akhand Bharat’

India offers Pakistan to take slain soldiers bodies

India offers Pakistan to take slain soldiers bodies

The Indian Army on Sunday offered its Pakistani counterparts to take the dead bodies of its soldiers who were killed in a foiled infiltration attempt in Jammu and Kashmir.”The Pakistan Army has been offered to approach with white flag and take the dead bodies lying on the Indian side for last rites,” Indian Army sources

vivo Y90 launched in India for Rs 6,990

Chinese handset maker vivo on Friday launched its budget smartphone ‘Y90’ with 4030mAh battery in India for Rs 6,990.The device would be available in black and gold colours across all offline partner stores and major e-commerce sites starting July 27. “The Y90 caters to the increasing expectations of our consumers who are on a constant

PUBG Mobile Lite launched for Indian market

PUBG Mobile Lite launched for Indian market

PUBG Mobile Lite, which is the toned-down version of the famous mobile battle royale game PUBG Mobile hit the Indian market on Friday and is available for download from the Google Play store.Developed by Tencent Games and PUBG Corp, PUBG Mobile Lite is designed to be compatible with more devices. This version is optimised for

Pakistan dependent on India for anti-rabies, anti-venom vaccines: Report

Pakistan dependent on India for anti-rabies, anti-venom vaccines: Report

Pakistan is dependent on India for imports of anti-rabies and anti-venom vaccines as its National Institute of Health (NIH) is incapable of manufacturing the vaccines as per the country’s demands, says a report. According to a report by the Pakistan daily ‘The Nation’, Pakistan has imported Rs 2.56 billion worth of vaccines from India over

India to take up with Pakistan pro-Khalistan leader’s presence on Kartarpur panel

India is going “with high expectations” for the Kartarpur corridor meeting on Sunday and is expected to raise with the Pakistani side several issues, including the presence of pro-Khalistani leader Gopal Singh Chawla on a panel associated with the project. The first round of talks was held on March 14 on the Indian side of

Pak fans to support India against England, one even sings ‘Jana Gana’

In the sporting world, the India-Pakistan rivalry needs no explanation. And when the two arch-rivals clash on cricket field, it not only ignites emotions and feelings but also attracts eyeballs globally. However, it will be a rarest of the rare occasion when on Sunday Pakistani fans will cheer and pray for their neighbours — India

36 e-cigarette brands illegally operating in India

Even as the union health ministry continues its efforts to prevent the entry of e-cigarette companies into India, a latest survey has found that 36 brands have been selling the devices illegally in the country since the last three years.The survey, released ahead of the World Tobbaco Day on May 31, was conducted by New

Now India enters Pakistan take on terrorists: Manoj Tiwari

Now India enters Pakistan take on terrorists: Manoj Tiwari

Delhi BJP chief Manoj Tiwari on Friday said that India, which for years faced the menace of terrorism, was now giving a befitting reply to terrorists across the border by entering Pakistan. Tiwari was addressing a public gathering ahead of a roadshow in his north east Delhi Lok Sabha constituency, where he is pitted in

India, England retain top spots in ICC Test, ODI rankings

India, England retain top spots in ICC Test, ODI rankings

 India and England have retained their top positions in the team rankings for Tests and ODIs, respectively, after the annual update in which series results from 2015-16 are removed, and outcomes from 2016-17 and 2017-18 are weighted at 50 per cent.India’s lead over New Zealand in the ICC Test Team Rankings has narrowed from eight

India wins two gold in ISSF Shooting World Cup

India wins two gold in ISSF Shooting World Cup

India opened its medal account with a gold each in the 10m Air Rifle Mixed and 10m Air Pistol Mixed Team events on the third day of competitions at the ISSF Shooting World Cup here Thursday. Young shooters Manu Bhaker and Saurabh Chaudhary took the top spot in the 10m Air Pistol Mixed Team event

India, Pak push to expedite Kartarpur corridor

India and Pakistan held a technical meeting to discuss modalities for the corridor, linking this historic border town with Kartarpur Sahib, the last resting place of Guru Nanak Dev ji, founder of the Sikh faith, whose 550th birth anniversary will be celebrated worldwide in November.The technical experts, including surveyors from both sides, participated in the