Investing in Pension funds, FDs, mutual funds? Check ‘Rule of 72’ to find out when your money will double

New Delhi: Are you planning to invest or in a pension scheme, fixed deposits (FDs) or mutual funds and worried about how much time will it take to double your investment, then you are at the right place.  In India, there are several investment options available that can double your investment in no time. However, … Read more

WTT Youth Contender Muscat | Double for Yashaswini

India won four of the five titles at stake in the girls’ section of the WTT Youth Contender Muscat here. Yashaswini Deepak Ghorpade (u-19 & u-17), Suhana Saini (u-15), and M. R. Hansini (u-13) emerged triumphant. The results (finals): Girls: u-19: Yashaswini Deepak Ghorpade bt Markhabo Magdieva (Uzb) 11-6, 11-8, 11-4; u-17: Yashaswini Deepak Ghorpade … Read more

Sunil Chhetri double propels India to SAFF Championship final

Talismanic captain Sunil Chhetri struck twice to lead a beleaguered India to a 3-1 win over hosts Maldives in their final league match and enter the final of the SAFF Championships here on Wednesday. Chhetri scored in the 62nd and 71st minutes after Manvir Singh had given India the lead in the 33rd minute in … Read more

India looks at close to double digit growth this year: FM Nirmala Sitharaman

Boston: India is looking at near close to double-digit growth this year and the country will be one of the fastest-growing economies, Finance Minister Nirmala Sitharaman has said. The minister also emphasised that she expects the economic growth next year to be in the range of 7.5-8.5 per cent, which will be sustained for the … Read more

Australia Women vs India Women, AUSW vs INDW 2nd T20I, Live Cricket Score: Double Blow For India As Smriti Mandhana, Shafali Verma Depart Early

Jemimah Rodrigues in action against Australia Women in the first T20I.© Twitter Australia skipper Meg Lanning won the toss and elected to bowl against India in the second women’s T20I at the Carrara Oval in Queensland on Saturday. Both the teams decided to go with the same playing XI after the first T20I was washed out. … Read more

India will double its medal tally in Paris Paralympics: Pramod Bhagat

Tokyo Paralympics gold-medallist shuttler Pramod Bhagat on Friday said he is confident that India will double its medal count at the prestigious multi-sport event in Paris, which is just three years away. India had returned with its best-ever performance from the Tokyo Paralympics, winning 19 medals — five gold, eight silver, six bronze. The country’s … Read more

The double delight of the well-hit six — all this and distance too

In the first 50 matches of the IPL so far, 583 sixes have been hit. That’s over 11 sixes per match. You can either rejoice in this, or speak dourly about the quality of bats, the smallness of boundaries, the technique of batsmen or the pressure on bowlers. John Arlott called the six “the most … Read more

North Korea slams UN for ‘double standards’ over missile tests, warns of consequences

Seoul: North Korea said on Sunday the United Nations Security Council applied double standards over military activities among U.N. member states, state media KCNA said, amid international criticism over its recent missile tests. The Council met behind closed doors on Friday upon requests from the United States and other countries over the North`s missile launches. … Read more

Mohd. Rafiq claims a double at National motorcycle drag racing championships

Bengaluru’s Mohd. Rafiq dominated the opening day’s proceedings in the second round of the MMSC-FMSCI National motorcycle drag racing championships at the MMRT here on Saturday, claiming a double while local challenger Soundari Sindy topped the girls’ category. Rafiq was in imperious form as he won in both 2-Stroke 165cc and 130cc categories comfortably. After … Read more