• f1 action returns to india crucial race for vettel and

    F1 action returns to India, crucial race for Vettel and Alonso

    Other Sports | October 25, 2012 14:21 IST

    Greater Noida, Oct 25: As the title race for the 2012 Formula One season has almost turned into a clash between Sebastian Vettel and Fernando Alonso, separated by just six points, the two drivers would

  • olympic torch becomes cultural happening in uk

    Olympic torch becomes cultural happening in UK

    Other Sports | June 22, 2012 18:26 IST

    London, Jun 22: Spectators have stood in the rain and wind, in doorways and on sidewalks, along country lanes and beside superhighways, just hoping for a glimpse of a lone runner, torch in hand, flame

  • french consulate official arrested on rape charge

    French consulate official arrested on rape charge

    India | June 19, 2012 19:59 IST

    Bangalore, Jun 19:  French Consulate official, Pascal Mazurier, accused of raping his three-and-a-half-year-old daughter, was arrested here today, police said. The arrest comes a day after the Ministry of Home Affairs clarified to the city

  • platini unhappy with croatia fans at euro 2012

    Platini unhappy with Croatia fans at Euro 2012

    Football | June 18, 2012 21:07 IST

    Poland, Jun18: UEFA President Michel Platini says he is unhappy that some Croatia fans have tarnished a European Championship he described as “99 percent great.”Platini tells reporters he is delighted with co-hosts Poland and Ukraine

  • chancellor angela merkel to visit german team

    Chancellor Angela Merkel to visit German team

    Football | June 06, 2012 18:10 IST

    Poland, June 6 : Germany's most prominent fan, Chancellor Angela Merkel, will visit the team Wednesday at its hotel outside Gdansk.Team officials say Merkel will have dinner with the team and is expected to make

  • nkorea threatens specific attacks on skorean media

    NKorea threatens specific attacks on SKorean media

    World | June 04, 2012 18:05 IST

    North Korea, June 4: North Korea's military warned Monday that troops have aimed artillery at the specific coordinates of South Korean media groups as Pyongyang threatened a “merciless sacred war” over perceived insults.The North Korean

  • tendulkar set to return as mi take on dd

    Tendulkar Set To Return As MI Take On DD

    Cricket | April 15, 2012 14:53 IST

    Mumbai, Apr 15: With Sachin Tendulkar all set to return from injury and bolster the batting department, Mumbai Indians would look to continue with their winning ways when they take on another in-form team Delhi

  • meryl streep wins 3rd acting oscar for iron lady

    Meryl Streep Wins 3rd Acting Oscar For 'Iron Lady'

    Hollywood | February 27, 2012 11:05 IST

    Los Angeles, Feb 27 : Meryl Streep joined a very exclusive club on Sunday, winning her third acting Oscar for her role as a strident Margaret Thatcher in "The Iron Lady."Streep, 62, won best actress

  • celebs enjoying christmas vacation

    Celebs Enjoying Christmas Vacation

    Bollywood | December 25, 2011 18:38 IST

    Mumbai, Dec 25: On Christmas eve several Bollywood personalities are off for vacations and others are celebrating it with family and friends.“Excited! Off to the Maldives for some rest and relaxation...Hope everyone is having a

  • rupee up by 16 paise vs dollar

    Rupee Up By 16 Paise Vs Dollar

    November 04, 2011 11:22 IST

    Mumbai, Nov 4: The Indian rupee was up by 16 paise at Rs 48.98 per US dollar in early trade today on persistent selling of dollars by banks and exporters due to weakness of the

  • centre s go ahead to cbi probe into shehla masood murder

    Centre's Go-Ahead To CBI Probe Into Shehla Masood Murder

    India | September 03, 2011 10:24 IST

    New Delhi, Sept 2: The Centre today gave the go-ahead to a CBI probe into the murder of Madhya Pradesh RTI activist Shehla Masood in Bhopal.“We received a letter from the MP government and have