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Feb 03, 2018
India expected to become world's most populous country in six years; reducing birth rate key to keep check on growthIndia can bring a turnaround in its population growth rate in another 37 years, provided it manages to bring down the birth rate, or total fertility rate (TFR), below 2.0 between 2035-2040, and then achieve a TFR of 1.8 by 2061
Dec 11, 2017
India, Saudi Arabia emerge as largest importers of arms; US, China lead in defence expendituresIndia, Saudi Arabia, UAE, China and Algeria emerged as the top importers during the five year period of 2012-2016, shows a Firstpost analysis of the latest SIPRI report on global arms sales
Sep 07, 2017
FIFA 2018 World Cup qualifiers: Eight out of 32 seats booked on Russia-bound planeOut of the six confederations and 209 countries in contention. only 31 will make it to Russia and the qualifying matches that began as early as 2015 has now reached its business end.
Aug 26, 2017
Chinese navy holds live-fire drill in Indian Ocean amid growing tensions in Doka laChina's navy has held a rare live- fire drill in the Indian Ocean to improve its fleet's performance under real combat circumstance
Jul 04, 2017
FIFA U-17 World Cup 2017: New Caledonia's 'amateurs' could be tournament's fairytale storyNew Caledonia, with a population of 2,65,000, had never made it to the finals of any FIFA tournament before this. Yet here they are, ready to take on the Brazils and Spain of the world.
Jun 30, 2017
Sikkim standoff: Chinese expert says mutual suspicions increasing between India and ChinaUnderlining the importance of "strategic communication" between China and India, a Chinese expert said in comments published on Friday that leaders of both countries must discuss bilateral problems in a bid to resolve them
Jun 16, 2017
Confederations Cup 2017: Full schedule, when and where to watch the matches, coverage on TV and live streamingConfederations Cup 2017, an eight-team dress rehearsal ahead of next year's World Cup, kicks off on Saturday when Russia play New Zealand in St Petersburg. Here's all you need to know about the tournament:
Mar 22, 2017
Davis Cup: Pakistan tennis authorities disappointed by Hong Kong's decision to withdraw from tie"It is time foreign teams realised that Pakistan is capable of providing the best security and hospitality for them," Pakistan Tennis Federation secretary Khalid Rehmani said.
Jan 31, 2017
Davis Cup: Anand Amritraj confident Indian team will deliver against New ZealandIndia's non-playing captain Anand Amritraj was upbeat ahead of the Asia Oceania Group I Davis Cup tie against New Zealand, to be played here from 3 to 5 February, but cautioned the Kiwis should not be taken lightly.
Apr 27, 2016
The Olympian rower who was afraid of water! Ten things to know about Dattu BhokanalNews broke on Monday of yet another Indian booking a place at 2016 Rio de Janerio Olympics. For a change, it wasn't a boxer or a wrestler, but a rower instead in the shape of Dattu Bhokanal who bagged silver medal at the FISA Asian and Oceania Olympic Qualification Regatta at Chung-ju in South Korea