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Djokovic has no regrets despite calendar Grand Slam loss  Oct 4, 6:30 pm
Johannesburg, Oct.4 (ANI): World number one Novak Djokovic described 2015 as his best season so far, and insisted that he has no regrets of missing a calendar-year Grand Slam.
BCCI's new chief Shashank Manohar vows to restore 'faith of fans'  Oct 4, 6:24 pm
Mumbai, Oct. 4 (ANI): Shashank Manohar has vowed to clean the image of the Board of Control for Cricket in India (BCCI) and restore the dwindling 'faith of fans' after being elected as the president of the world's most powerful cricket board for a second time on Sunday.
Iranian Parliament speaker urges lawmakers to decide on historic nuke deal  Oct 4, 6:24 pm
New York, Oct. 4 (ANI): The speaker of Iranian Parliament, Ali Larijani, has called upon the lawmakers to reach a decision on the landmark nuclear deal with world powers which would curb the country's nuclear activities in exchange for the lifting of international sanctions.
Maharajas' Express flagged off for new tourist season  Oct 4, 5:46 pm
New Delhi, Oct. 4 (ANI): Steeped in incredible opulence, Maharajas' Express, the world's leading luxury train, chugged out of a Delhi station on Sunday on a royal odyssey to take its patrons across the famed 'Golden Triangle', signaling the beginning of its first journey of the new tourist season.
Indian sets Guinness World Records for longest fingernails on one hand  Oct 4, 5:40 pm
London, Oct. 4 (ANI): India's Shridhar Chillal has made it to the Guinness Book of World records for the longest fingernails on one hand ever.
DRDO sets up world`s highest terrestrial research centre in Ladakh  Oct 4, 2:41 pm
New Delhi, Oct. 4 (ANI): Defence Research and Development Organisation (DRDO) established the world's highest terrestrial centre at 17,600 feet above sea level at Changla near Pengong lake in Ladakh.
McIlroy admits rivals' rise motivates him to improve game  Oct 3, 5:39 pm
Johannesburg, Oct.3 (ANI): World number three golfer Rory McIlroy has admitted that he is motivated to improve his game after witnessing a rich vein of form displayed by his rivals Jordan Spieth and Jason Day in the just concluded 2015 season.
Venus lifts Wuhan Open title as Muguruza retires injured   Oct 3, 3:46 pm
Johannesburg, Oct. 3 (ANI): Former world number one Venus Williams bagged her second title of the season after Garbine Muguruza was forced to retire during the second set of the Wuhan Open final on Saturday.
Djokovic thrashes `misfiring` Nadal in Thai exhibition match  Oct 3, 12:45 pm
Johannesburg, Oct. 3 (ANI): World number one Novak Djokovic claimed a comfortable straight-set win over out-of-form rival Rafael Nadal at an exhibition match in Bangkok aimed at boosting tourism in Thailand.
Sam Smith's `Writing's On The Wall` becomes first Bond song to hit No.1 in UK  Oct 3, 12:45 pm
Washington D.C., Oct 3 (ANI): Sam Smith is on the top of the world as his 'Spectre' theme song 'Writing's On The Wall' has become the first Bond song to hit official No. 1 in official United Kingdom Charts.
Gandhi's dedication to non-violence remains an example for all, says UN chief  Oct 2, 9:38 pm
New York, Oct. 2 (ANI): Recalling Mahatma Gandhi's dedication to non-violence, United Nations Secretary General Ban Ki-moon said that it has inspired countless movements for change across the world and it remains an example for all.
Kashmir unfinished agenda of Indo-Pak ties, world must help resolve dispute, says ISPR  Oct 2, 8:40 pm
Islamabad, Oct. 2 (ANI): The Director-General of the Inter-Services Public Relations, the media wing of the Pakistan armed forces, Major General Asim Bajwa on Friday described the resolution of the Kashmir issue as the unfinished agenda of the relations between Pakistan and India, and added that the international community must step in to resolve the dispute if it wanted genuine peace was to be achieved in the region.
Venus dispatches Vinci to avenge sister Serena's US Open loss  Oct 2, 4:51 pm
Wuhan, Oct. 2 (ANI): Former world number one Venus Williams produced a resilient performance on Friday as she battled past Italy's Roberta Vinci in a pulsating three set thriller to reach the Wuhan Open final.
Djokovic to play exhibition match against Nadal at Bangkok  Oct 2, 4:23 pm
Johannesburg, Oct.2 (ANI): World number one Novak Djokovic will lock horns with Rafael Nadal in a sold-out exhibition match at Bangkok's Hua Mark Indoor Stadium on Friday.
Northeast promotes itself as potential tourist destination  Oct 2, 4:23 pm
Kohima, Oct. 2 (ANI): Rich scenic beauty, exotic flora and fauna, delicious cuisines, indigenous arts and handicrafts. the northeastern states of India have a lot to offer to every visitor. The tourism potential of the region is largely untapped.
Cate Blanchett to attend Women in World summit in India  Oct 2, 3:15 pm
New Delhi, Oct.2 (ANI): Cate Blanchett, who is known for her work in flicks such as 'Blue Jasmine' and 'Elizabeth', is all set to make her maiden trip to India to attend the prestigious Women in the World summit.
World is amazed about my vision of 175 Giga Watt of renewable energy by 2022: PM Modi  Oct 2, 12:51 pm
Khunti,(Jharkhand), Oct.2 (ANI): Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Friday said the world is amazed by his commitment to accomplish the target of 175 Giga Watt of renewable energy by 2022 and pledged to contribute more to protect the environment.
`Daredevil` Johnny Strange dies in wing-suiting accident  Oct 2, 12:10 pm
Washington D.C., Oct. 2(ANI): Three-time world record holding adventurer Johnny Strange has died in a wing-suiting accident. He was 23.
PM Modi pledges to save nature  Oct 2, 11:55 am
Khunti (Jharkhand), Oct. 2 (ANI): Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Friday said that the whole world is concerned about environment and he pledged to save the nature.
India languish at 167th in latest FIFA rankings  Oct 1, 10:00 pm
New Delhi, Oct.1 (ANI): The Indian football team continued to paint a grim picture as they dropped a whopping 12 places to languish at the 167th position in the latest FIFA rankings, while World Cup finalists Argentina continue to maintain the top spot.
Indian hockey team set to clash against New Zealand A  Oct 1, 8:06 pm
New Delhi, Oct.1 (ANI): The Indian men's hockey team are fully geared up to take on New Zealand A team in the opening game of the away series in Auckland on Friday.
Button confirms he will race for McLaren in next F1 season  Oct 1, 5:32 pm
London, Oct.1 (ANI): Ending weeks of speculation over his future, former world champion Jenson Button has confirmed that he will race for McLaren-Honda in next year's Formula One season.
Malaysia Airlines brands 'Bad Boy' Kyrgios as good ambassador  Oct 1, 5:15 pm
Melbourne, Oct.1 (ANI): Malaysia Airlines has backed Nick Kyrgios, saying the controversial Australian player is working out 'very well' as their ambassador despite having a bad boy image in the world of tennis.
Akram insists PM Modi to clear India-Pak series  Oct 1, 4:37 pm
Karachi, Oct.1 (ANI): Former Pakistan skipper Wasim Akram has urged Prime Minister Narendra Modi to clear the proposed series between India and Pakistan, adding that calling off the series will be a great loss for the cricketing world.
Serena ends 2015 season early to prolong career  Oct 1, 4:27 pm
London, Oct.1 (ANI): World number one Serena Williams has announced on Thursday that she will miss the rest of the season in a bid to prolong career.