daily mirror

Perry to take break from showbiz


June 26th, 2012 - 4:31 am ICT by IANS
London, June 26 (IANS) Singer Katy Perry reportedly wants to step back from her career and take time to properly recover from the breakdown of her marriage to Russell ... Read more...

Posted in Entertainment |

Charles angry over Sikh sex convict on queen’s barge


June 8th, 2012 - 7:35 pm ICT by IANS
London, June 8 (IANS) Prince Charles is furious that he was not informed that a 52-year-old Sikh, who was invited to Queen Elizabeth's Royal Barge by Charles himself as ... Read more...

Posted in Politics |

US student feasts on housemate’s body parts


June 1st, 2012 - 9:32 pm ICT by IANS
Washington, June 1 (IANS) A college student accused of killing a housemate in the US has told police that he ate the victim's heart and part of brain after his ... Read more...

Posted in World |

Ferrari eyeing Force India’s di Resta for 2013 season


May 10th, 2012 - 3:49 pm ICT by IANS
Barcelona, May 10 (IANS) Sahara Force India driver Paul di Resta is in line to replace Felipe Massa at Ferrari for the 2013 Formula One season.Daily Mirror Wednesday reported that ... Read more...

Posted in Sports |

Beckham embarrasses sons by stripping off


February 3rd, 2012 - 3:59 pm ICT by IANS
London, Feb 3 (IANS) Soccer star David Beckham's kids are not looking forward to daddy's dare to bare act for an underwear commercial.The 36-year-old has featured in a 30-second ... Read more...

Posted in Entertainment |

Sri Lanka to sack Dilshan, Marsh for South African debacle


January 19th, 2012 - 8:15 pm ICT by IANS
Colombo, Jan 19 (IANS) Stung by the series loss in Tests and ODIs in South Africa, the Sri Lankan sports ministry is planning a wide-ranging overhaul in Sri Lanka Cricket ... Read more...

Posted in Sports |

Conviction should serve as a warning for others: Botham


November 2nd, 2011 - 8:18 pm ICT by IANS
London, Nov 2 (IANS) Former England captain Ian Botham said the conviction of Pakistan players for spot-fixing should serve as a "warning" that cheating and corruption will not be tolerated."The ... Read more...

Posted in Sports |

EastEnders to show B&B fire


September 21st, 2011 - 7:55 pm ICT by Aishwarya Bhatt
London, Sept 21 (THAINDIAN NEWS) After a quarter of a century, the character of Pam St. Clement in the hit BBC series EastEnders will be killed off in an episode which will ... Read more...

Posted in Entertainment |

Man plunges to death after girlfriend


September 3rd, 2011 - 12:51 am ICT by IANS
London, Sep 2 (IANS) A troubled man in Britain plunged to his death from a 150-foot tower block just after his girlfriend fell.Steven Parker, 23, followed his love Kiran Creevy, ... Read more...

Posted in World |

England hoping to blank India in ODIs too: Bresnan


August 30th, 2011 - 3:05 pm ICT by IANS
London, Aug 30 (IANS) All-rounder Tim Bresnan says that India being the World champions may be the favourites to win the ODI series but that won't stop England from going ... Read more...

Posted in Uncategorized |

Sue Johnston talks about her tryst with bulimia


August 22nd, 2011 - 8:36 pm ICT by Aishwarya Bhatt
London, Aug 22 (THAINDIAN NEWS) Actress and television personality Sue Johnston has revealed that she battled depression and eating disorder secretly for years. The 67-year-old who has received an Order of the ... Read more...

Posted in Entertainment |

Victoria Beckham suffers from a slipped disc


August 19th, 2011 - 7:26 pm ICT by Aishwarya Bhatt
London, Aug 19 (THAINDIAN NEWS) The Daily Mirror has reported that Victoria Beckham has developed a slipped disc which has made it almost impossible to carry out routine daily chores including holding ... Read more...

Posted in Entertainment |

No DRS for Australia-Sri Lanka series for lack of sponsor


July 15th, 2011 - 3:34 pm ICT by IANS
Colombo, July 15 (IANS) The much debated Umpires' Decision Review System (UDRS) won't be available for Sri Lanka's forthcoming Test series against Australia due to lack of a sponsor.Sri Lanka ... Read more...

Posted in Sports |

FBI probes News Corp activities in US


July 15th, 2011 - 12:05 pm ICT by IANS
New York, July 15 (IANS/EFE) The FBI said Thursday that it is looking into the US activities of Rupert Murdoch's News Corporation amid the scandal over phone-hacking by one of ... Read more...

Posted in World |

Prince Charles laments end of ‘Harry Potter’


July 11th, 2011 - 9:52 pm ICT by IANS
London, July 11 (IANS) Britain's Prince Charles Monday lamented the end of the "Harry Potter" books and movies when he met a group of school children, a media report said.The ... Read more...

Posted in World |

News of the World ex-editor may be arrested over phone hacking


July 8th, 2011 - 10:40 am ICT by IANS
London, July 8 (IANS) A former editor of the News of the World is currently facing arrest over charges of phone hacking, even as reports emerged that Sunday's edition would ... Read more...

Posted in Entertainment |

Sri Lanka cricket officials rush to meet BCCI


June 21st, 2011 - 8:08 pm ICT by IANS
Colombo, June 21 (IANS) Sri Lankan cricket officials will meet Board of Control for Cricket in India (BCCI) bosses in Mumbai Wednesday to convince them to allow Indian players to ... Read more...

Posted in Sports |

Tillakaratne denies naming former cricketers for match-fixing


June 8th, 2011 - 11:19 pm ICT by IANS
Colombo, June 8 (IANS) Former Sri Lanka captain Hashan Tillakaratne has denied reports that he had named his former teammates Aravinda de Silva and Sanath Jayasuriya as the players who ... Read more...

Posted in Uncategorized |

Simon Cowell says he was protecting Cheryl Cole


June 8th, 2011 - 5:28 am ICT by IANS
London, June 8 (IANS) Music mogul Simon Cowell broke his silence on why he sacked Cheryl Cole from the US "X Factor", saying he felt the singer was not in ... Read more...

Posted in Entertainment |

Son stabs mom in head


June 4th, 2011 - 9:24 pm ICT by IANS
London, June 4 (IANS) A mentally disturbed man has been locked up indefinitely at a secure hospital here for stabbing his mother in the head, a media report said.Mushtaq Javed's ... Read more...

Posted in Uncategorized |

FIFA probing Argentina-Nigeria friendly


June 4th, 2011 - 4:58 pm ICT by IANS
London, June 4 (IANS) FIFA vice-president Julio Grondona, who is also president of the Argentine football association, is staring at a huge embarrassment after the world governing body's match-fixing unit ... Read more...

Posted in Sports |

Campbell to raise funds with charity fashion show at Cannes


May 13th, 2011 - 4:58 am ICT by IANS
London, May 13 (IANS) Supermodel Naomi Campbell is busy organising a charity catwalk show to raise funds for Japan during the Cannes International Film Festival in France next week.Campbell ... Read more...

Posted in Uncategorized |

Replica of Kate’s wedding dress to hit stores


May 4th, 2011 - 8:12 pm ICT by IANS
London, May 4 (IANS) A replica of Duchess of Cambridge Catherine Middleton's wedding dress, created by designers Michelle and Henry Roth, is set to hit the stores.Catherine's dress was kept ... Read more...

Posted in Life Style |

Tillakaratne to submit evidence to ICC


May 3rd, 2011 - 5:29 pm ICT by IANS
Colombo, May 3 (IANS) Former Sri Lanka captain Hashan Tillakaratne Tuesday said that rather than revealing the names of the people involved in match-fixing, he would submit the evidence ... Read more...

Posted in Uncategorized |

Hashan should work with ACSU and board to find match-fixing culprits: Sangakkara


May 2nd, 2011 - 2:44 pm ICT by IANS
Chennai, May 2 (IANS) Former Sri Lanka captain Kumar Sangakkara has said Hashan Tillakaratne should work closely with International Cricket Council's (ICC) Anti- Corruption and Security Unit (ACSU) and ... Read more...

Posted in Uncategorized |

Latif backs Tillakaratne on match-fixing claims


May 1st, 2011 - 4:40 pm ICT by IANS
Karachi, May 1 (IANS) Former Pakistan cricket captain Rashid Latif has backed Hashan Tillakaratne after the ex-Sri Lanka skipper came under fire for claiming that Sri Lanka have been involved ... Read more...

Posted in Sports |

Kids thought Will married ’stranger’, had Peppa Pig cake


April 30th, 2011 - 8:24 pm ICT by IANS
London, April 30 (IANS) Children all over Britain have no idea who Prince William is. On the day of his wedding, many thought he would be having "peppa pig ... Read more...

Posted in Uncategorized |

Sports minister rubbishes Tillakaratne’s match-fixing allegations (Lead)


April 29th, 2011 - 10:25 pm ICT by IANS
Colombo, April 29 (IANS) Sri Lankan Sports Minister Mahindananda Aluthgamage Friday rubbished claims made by former captain Hashan Tillakaratne that match-fixing is a common phenomenon in the country's cricketing circles.Tillakaratne ... Read more...

Posted in Uncategorized |

Sri Lanka involved in match-fixing since 1992: Tillakaratne


April 29th, 2011 - 4:50 pm ICT by IANS
Colombo, April 29 (IANS) Former Sri Lankan captain Hashan Tillakaratne has made sensational claims that his country has been involved in match fixing since 1992, and said he will ... Read more...

Posted in Sports |

Ex-cricketer Tillakaratne alleges match fixing by Lankan cricketers


April 29th, 2011 - 3:22 pm ICT by ANI
Colombo, Apr.29 (ANI): Former Sri Lanka cricket captain Hashan Tillakaratne has accused the Lankan cricket team of match-fixing, but not specifically said that the final of the 2011 World Cup against India ... Read more...

Posted in Sports |

Royal wedding: Syrian ambassador’s invitation withdrawn


April 28th, 2011 - 6:54 pm ICT by ANI
London, Apr 28(ANI): Syrian Ambassador to the United Kindom Sami Khiyami's invitation to the royal wedding of Prince William and Catherine Middleton has been withdrawn, the Foreign Office has said.A Foreign ... Read more...

Posted in World |

Mubarak’s supporters say he is a ’symbol who shouldn’t be humiliated’


April 23rd, 2011 - 5:54 pm ICT by ANI
Cairo, Apr 23 (ANI): The supporters of ousted Egyptian President Hosni Mubarak have said that he is a 'symbol' who had given his 30 years to keep the citizens safe, and therefore, ... Read more...

Posted in World |

4 in 10 Brits think getting drunk abroad is a British characteristic


April 23rd, 2011 - 5:38 pm ICT by ANI
London, Apr 23 (ANI): Twenty-eight percent of people in the UK believe that getting drunk abroad is a British attribute, a new survey has revealed.The Opinium Research, which surveyed 2,012 British adults, ... Read more...

Posted in World |

Flower to get new ECB deal with less touring to fight off India interest


April 23rd, 2011 - 1:37 pm ICT by ANI
London, Apr. 23 (ANI): The England and Wales Cricket Board (ECB) has reportedly worked out a new contract for coach Andy Flower that could see him travel less to avoid a burnout. ... Read more...

Posted in Sports |

Like Diana, Kate Middleton too will drop ‘obey’ from wedding vows


April 22nd, 2011 - 5:47 pm ICT by ANI
Sydney, April 22 (ANI): It's official. Prince William's fiancee Kate Middleton will reportedly follow in late Princess Diana's footsteps by omitting the word "obey" from her wedding vows.She will instead promise ... Read more...

Posted in World |

« Previous Entries

Subscribe