first encounter

Nepal beats Denmark for cricket WCL promotion


September 10th, 2012 - 2:43 pm ICT by IANS
Kuala Lumpur, Sep 10 (IANS) Nepal registered its fifth consecutive victory in the International Cricket Council (ICC) World Cricket League (WCL) Division 4 tournament, defeating Denmark by 25 runs at ... Read more...

Posted in Sports |

Olympic tennis: Djokovic, Tsonga survive scare


July 30th, 2012 - 3:20 pm ICT by IANS
London, July 30 (IANS) Serbia's Novak Djokovic dropped a set in his first-round match on a historic day at the London Olympics tennis tournament at Wimbledon, where the ... Read more...

Posted in Sports |

Villas-Boas appointed Tottenham manager


July 3rd, 2012 - 9:43 pm ICT by IANS
London, July 3 (IANS) Former Chelsea manager Andre Villas-Boas was Tuesday named the new head coach of Tottenham Hotspur following the sacking of Harry Redknapp. The 34-year-old Portuguese, who ... Read more...

Posted in Sports |

After French win, Sharapova eyes Wimbledon


June 24th, 2012 - 3:36 pm ICT by IANS
London, June 24 (IANS/RIA Novosti) After winning the French Open tennis title, Maria Sharapova is now focussed on Wimbledon beginning Monday.The 25-year-old is still basking in the glory of ... Read more...

Posted in Sports |

Portugal calm despite win-or-bust Denmark test


June 13th, 2012 - 12:33 am ICT by IANS
Lviv (Ukraine), June 12 (IANS/RIA Novosti) Portugal have no reason for alarm despite realistically needing a win against Denmark, who beat the Netherlands in a shock opener, to remain at ... Read more...

Posted in Sports |

Kings XI wary of Gayle ’storm’ in revenge game


May 2nd, 2012 - 12:03 am ICT by IANS
Bangalore, May 1 (IANS) In spite of languishing at the eighth slot in the table with five defeats and four wins in nine games, an unfazed Kings XI Punjab will ... Read more...

Posted in Sports |

Windies Cricket chief eyes success against Australia


April 2nd, 2012 - 4:00 pm ICT by IANS
St. John's (Antigua), April 2 (IANS/CMC) West Indies Cricket Board chief Julian Hunte has hailed the recent showing of the regional side, following exciting ties in recent one-day and Twenty20 series ... Read more...

Posted in Sports |

An India-US link in Bharatanatyam’s journey


February 22nd, 2012 - 3:39 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Feb 22 (IANS) The kinship was quaint, spanning two continents and cultures. And yet American percussionist and Carnatic musician Douglas M. Knight jr. is one of the most ... Read more...

Posted in Feature |

East Bengal face Mohun Bagan in I-League’s Kolkata derby


February 3rd, 2012 - 8:57 pm ICT by IANS
Kolkata, Feb 3 (IANS) East Bengal will take on arch rivals Mohun Bagan in a 19th round I-League football match at the Salt Lake Stadium here Saturday. Both teams are ... Read more...

Posted in Uncategorized |

Vasco hold Ar-Hima goalless in Federation Cup


September 10th, 2011 - 10:02 pm ICT by IANS
Kolkata, Sep 10 (IANS) Goa's Vasco Sports Club spent anxious moments before managing to finish goalless with Ar-Hima in their preliminary phase opener of the Federation Cup football here Saturday.Meghalaya's ... Read more...

Posted in Sports |

Energy, style, intensity make Shah Rukh Khan: Writer


June 30th, 2011 - 11:57 am ICT by IANS
New Delhi, June 30 (IANS) The hero to anti-hero - Bollywood superstar Shah Rukh Khan has changed the idiom of the leading man onscreen, says veteran Bollywood writer, columnist ... Read more...

Posted in Life Style |

Maoists kill five security personnel in Jharkhand


May 3rd, 2011 - 8:18 pm ICT by ANI
Ranchi, May 3 (ANI): At least five security personnel were killed and over 31 others injured after Maoists struck in two different districts of Jharkhand on Tuesday.According to reports, the injured are ... Read more...

Posted in National |

Mumbai Indians trounce Royal Challengers by nine wickets (Lead)


April 13th, 2011 - 1:32 am ICT by IANS
Bangalore, April 13 (IANS) A confident Mumbai Indians (MI) late Tuesday thrashed Royal Challengers Bangalore (RCB) by nine wickets in the fourth edition of the T20 Indian Premier League ... Read more...

Posted in Uncategorized |

What makes men tick and what winds them up


April 10th, 2011 - 6:47 pm ICT by ANI
London, Apr 10 (ANI): Here are some tips to understand how single men think, what they want and why they do, from someone who was one.Author and dating guru Humfrey Hunter ... Read more...

Posted in World |

What makes men tick and what winds them up?


April 10th, 2011 - 6:10 pm ICT by ANI
London, Apr 10 (ANI): Here are some tips to understand how single men think, what they want and why they do, from someone who was one.Author and dating guru Humfrey Hunter ... Read more...

Posted in World |

Schwimmer upset over internet content available to youngsters


April 4th, 2011 - 1:42 am ICT by IANS
London, April 4 (IANS) Former "Friends" star David Schwimmer has expressed his concern over inappropriate content on the internet and is urging parents to keep an eye on the kids.Schwimmer, ... Read more...

Posted in Entertainment |

Questions from Pakistanis - and a prayer of my own (An Indian in Lahore)


March 30th, 2011 - 6:07 pm ICT by IANS
Lahore, March 30 (IANS) With much anticipation I landed in Lahore and my first encounter with the India-Pakistan match frenzy was at the immigration counter. Gul Ahmad, a guard, ... Read more...

Posted in World |

It’s not cupid, just a chemical reaction, say experts


February 14th, 2011 - 2:08 pm ICT by IANS
Beijing, Feb 14 (IANS) Cupid, the god of love, plays no role when couples experience the passion and the thrill of being in love. It is only a mixture of chemicals and ... Read more...

Posted in Health Science |

Surajkund fair wows Mexican Miss Universe (Lead, With Images)


February 3rd, 2011 - 8:17 pm ICT by IANS
Surajkund (Haryana), Feb 3 (IANS) Miss Universe Ximena Navarrete of Mexico Thursday checked out hand-crafted saris and bangles and had henna applied to her hands in her first encounter with India's rich ... Read more...

Posted in Life Style |

Miss Universe visits Surajkund crafts fair


February 3rd, 2011 - 6:42 pm ICT by IANS
Surajkund (Haryana), Feb 3 (IANS) Miss Universe Ximena Navarrete had her first encounter with India's rich cultural heritage when she visited the Surajkund Crafts Mela (fair) in Haryana's Faridabad district Thursday.The Mexican ... Read more...

Posted in Uncategorized |

Murray to face convicted drug cheat Karol Beck in Australian Open


January 17th, 2011 - 12:53 pm ICT by ANI
Melbourne, Jan 17(ANI): British tennis star Andy Murray will kick off his Australian Open campaign against convicted drug cheat Karol Beck on Tuesday.Beck was banned for two years after testing positive ... Read more...

Posted in Sports |

AIFF flip-flop may cost Bhaichung a place in Asian Cup team (Roundup)


January 7th, 2011 - 10:19 pm ICT by IANS
Doha, Jan 7 (IANS) In a comic flip-flop, the All India Football Federation (AIFF) has tied itself in knots by registering injured captain Bhaichung Butia first as a player and then as ... Read more...

Posted in Sports |

Tough to retain an injured Bhaichung in team: AIFF


January 7th, 2011 - 7:47 pm ICT by IANS
Doha, Jan 7 (IANS) All India Football Federation (AIFF) general secretary Kushal Das said Friday that it will be tough for the team management to retain captain Bhaichung Bhutia in the team ... Read more...

Posted in Sports |

PM, Karunanidhi meeting does not materialise


January 3rd, 2011 - 12:23 am ICT by IANS
Chennai, Jan 2 (IANS) Prime Minister Manmohan Singh arrived here Sunday but his expected meeting with DMK leader and Tamil Nadu Chief Minister M. Karunanidhi late in the evening did not ... Read more...

Posted in Politics |

Pankaj Advani in World Snooker quarters


December 13th, 2010 - 9:24 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Dec 13 (IANS) India's Pankaj Advani defeated Mohammad Rais Sen Zahi of Afghanistan 5-2 to move into the quarterfinals of the World Snooker championships in Damascus, Syria.Advani, who won the ... Read more...

Posted in Sports |

‘Transformers: Dark Of The Moon’ Trailer Released Online


December 9th, 2010 - 8:41 pm ICT by GD
By Ranjan Bhaduri Dec 9, (THAINDIAN NEWS) Those who loved the first two movies in the sci fi Transformers series directed by Michael Bay have reasons to rejoice. The trailer for the third ... Read more...

Posted in Entertainment |

England belt Australian cricket into crisis


December 7th, 2010 - 7:33 pm ICT by IANS
Sydney, Dec 7 (IANS) Australia's once all-conquering cricketers were branded the worst side in baggy green caps in 25 years after being humbled Tuesday by England's easy innings-and-71-run victory in the second ... Read more...

Posted in Sports |

England cool, calm and ready for Ashes storm: Broad


November 23rd, 2010 - 12:57 pm ICT by ANI
Brisbane, Nov.23 (ANI): The England cricket team is cool, calm and ready for Ashes storm, claims fast bowler Stuart BroadIn a write-up for The Sun, Broad said the preparation for the first ... Read more...

Posted in Sports |

Ashes 2010: Cook confident of England win against ‘humbled’ Australia


November 1st, 2010 - 12:09 pm ICT by ANI
Perth (Australia), Nov. 1 (ANI): England opener Alastair Cook has expressed confidence about his team's chances of defending The Ashes Down Under in the wake of Australia losing the first of its ... Read more...

Posted in Sports |

UN to appoint Earth’s first contact for aliens


September 26th, 2010 - 5:19 pm ICT by ANI
Melbourne, Sep 26 (ANI): In a strange initiative from United Nations, it is set to appoint an obscure Malaysian astrophysicist to act as Earth's first contact for any aliens that may come ... Read more...

Posted in World |

UTV Motion Pictures releases “I Hate Luv Storys” in the home video market exclusively at Planet M


September 14th, 2010 - 7:45 pm ICT by Sampurn Wire
September 14, 2010 (Sampurn Wire):Romantic comedy lovers can now experience this year's hit movie, "I Hate Luv Storys" like never before on Blu-ray disc, DVD and VCD. Produced by Karan Johar's Dharma ... Read more...

Posted in Entertainment |

Shaan unplugged with MJ Hrishi.K on’Play Your Music Day’ only on 94.3 Radio One


August 24th, 2010 - 2:45 pm ICT by Sampurn Wire
August 24, 2010 (Sampurn Wire): 94.3 Radio One, the station with Maximum Music Maximum Choice, this Wednesday will give its listeners a treat to their ears. The combination of witty-meets-sweet will ... Read more...

Posted in Entertainment |

Brazilian footballer accused of killing former girlfriend and ‘feeding body parts to dogs’


July 10th, 2010 - 1:46 pm ICT by ANI
Rio de Janeiro (Brazil), July 10(ANI): Brazilian police believe that local football star Bruno Fernandes strangled his 'missing' former girlfriend and then fed her body parts to dogs.Fernandes, until recently captain ... Read more...

Posted in Sports |

Sania to quit tennis in two years to focus on hubby, marriage


June 8th, 2010 - 1:05 pm ICT by ANI
Birmingham, June 8(ANI): Indian tennis ace Sania Mirza has said she will quit tennis within two years to concentrate on her marriage."I want to concentrate on my married life and it ... Read more...

Posted in Sports |

Somalian Al-Qaeda aligned terror outfit looking to recruit American citizens


June 7th, 2010 - 6:20 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, June 7 (ANI): Somalia is fast becoming a hotbed for breeding American-born terrorists, who subsequently end up pointing the gun at their own country.The impoverished country has been cast into the ... Read more...

Posted in World |

« Previous Entries

Subscribe