The sensex opened strong with a 400-point gain, and soon rallied to an all-time peak of 40,125. But from then on, as profit-booking set in, it lost ground. In the last hour of trade, it fell sharply to touch an intra-day low at 38,652, but closed a bit higher from that level.
While England captain Eoin Morgan tries to manage expectations on his side, his Australian counterpart has turned the blowtorch straight onto the hosts.
The US could use a variety of economic, military and ideological strategies to “overextend and unbalance” Russia, a new report sponsored by the US Army glaringly suggests, offering blueprints to divide and destabilize the country. Read Full Article at RT.com
The Survation poll for the Daily Mail shows Mr Farage’s Brexit Party well ahead in the European elections on 31 per cent, trailed by Labour on 23, the Conservatives on 14 and the Lib Dems on 12.
Ashleigh Barty has received no French Open favours despite entering as the tournament's eighth seed.
Australia's ailing housing market got a triple tonic this week, but there are doubts over just how fast property prices will recover.
SARAH VINE: There is something about the Cannes film festival that sets it apart from other star-studded events. The Baftas and the Oscars are all very well — but they happen when it's cold.
Inch by inch, in characteristic sluggishness, the mammal wrapped its long claws around a branch being held by a group of resort workers at Junglewood Falls in Panama.
The man spent 15 months in jail for historic child sex offences, a conviction now quashed by the High Court.
Rahul’s uncle, Sanjay, father Rajiv and mother Sonia had all won the Amethi seat in six consecutive elections since 1980, while Rahul had himself won it thrice from 2004 on. The defeat capped a humiliating day for Rahul, with UPA struggling to improve its 2014 tally.
The speedy pooch accidentally wandered on to the track during a Beifang University sports event in Ningxia Hui, China, today.
RICHARD LITTLEJOHN: Predictions of May's departure are about as reliable as most of those football transfer stories that turn up in the sports pages. Eventually, one of them will prove to be right.
Formula One world champion Lewis Hamilton was fastest for mourning Mercedes in both Monaco Grand Prix practice sessions.
A man was filmed lighting up a cigarette while aboard a morning flight headed to Minnesota on May 21. The man appeared to be in a daze as he took a puff and closed his eyes.
What happened overnight and what's ahead for the ASX.
Mark Spencer was probably preparing to make an early exit for the Bank Holiday weekend only to find himself collared by his House of Commons boss Julian Smith.
A call on Shah’s new role can be tricky because of the transformation he brought about in BJP, turning what was a languid organisation into a relentless poll machine. There are doubts whether an effective substitute can be found.
Peep Show star Sophie Winkleman, aka Lady Frederick Windsor, not only gave a reading at the wedding of Lady Gabriella Windsor and Thomas Kingston, she performed at the reception as well.
Bobby Joe Long, 65, is scheduled to receive a lethal injection on Thursday at Florida State Prison over a murderous spree that claimed 10 women's lives in 1984.