Williams sisters enter quarter finals at Dubai tennis open

Venus Williams, the former world’s number one and currently ranked 44, defeated here Wednesday Serbia’s Ana Ivanovic 6-2, 6-1. Her younger sister Serena Williams, the current number one, kicked out Elaterina Makarova the evening before 7-6, 6-0. Ivanonic appeared to be exhausted during the game as the 26-year old Serbian had a tough Tuesday More...

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By News Editor On Thursday, February 20th, 2014
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Facebook to acquire WhatApp for $19 bn

In an acquisition move bigger than Google, Microsoft or Apple have ever done, Facebook has announced to buy mobile messaging service WhatsApp for $19 billion. Facebook CEO Mark Zuckerberg, in a statement released More...

By News Editor On Wednesday, February 19th, 2014
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‘Delhi’s nomination submitted for world heritage status’

The nomination of Delhi’s imperial capital cities has been submitted to the World Heritage Centre for inclusion in the world heritage list in January, parliament was told Wednesday. “The nomination of More...

By News Editor On Wednesday, February 19th, 2014
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Bihar to set up IT city in Nalanda: Nitish

Bihar Chief Minister Nitish Kumar Wednesday said his government will set up an IT city in the state’s Nalanda district that will help create job opportunities. “Bihar government has decided to set up More...

By News Editor On Wednesday, February 19th, 2014
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Government ready to extend session to pass women’s bill

The government Wednesday said it was ready to extend the ongoing parliament session, if necessary, to pass the long-pending women’s reservation bill. The winter session, the last of the 15th Lok Sabha, is More...

By News Editor On Wednesday, February 19th, 2014
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Jot down etiquettes for wearing Google Glass

With an aim to address how people should use Google’s wearable technology, the firm has revealed the first official etiquette kit for its Glass device. So don’t get creepy or rude while wearing those More...

By News Editor On Wednesday, February 19th, 2014
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Soon, watch an HD video sent from moon!

This is straight from Ripley’s believe it or not. A spacecraft orbiting the moon has an Internet connection with a monster speed if we compare it with connections on earth. In a test, the spacecraft has beamed More...

By News Editor On Wednesday, February 19th, 2014
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Kerala’s 1515 Mepra a special farm-stay retreat

In a village discovered 500 years ago, 1515 Mepra is a farm-stay retreat with a difference, where one is spoilt for choice with miles and miles of paddy fields, gardens rich in ayurvedic herbs and lush green farms More...

By News Editor On Wednesday, February 19th, 2014
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Kohli rises to career-best 9th in ICC rankings

India’s Virat Kohli has moved up two places to a career-best ninth position in the latest ICC Test batsmen rankings released Wednesday, breaking into the top-10 for the first time in his career. His rise came More...

By News Editor On Wednesday, February 19th, 2014
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ICC Test rankings

ICC Test batsmen rankings The following are the ICC Test batsmen rankings released Wednesday: 1. AB de Villiers (South Africa) 926 points 2. Kumar Sangakkara (Sri Lanka) 879 3. Shivnarine Chanderpaul (West Indies) More...

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