staging

Chandy expects Left’s cooperation at ‘Emerging Kerala’ meet


September 10th, 2012 - 7:50 pm ICT by IANS
Thiruvananthapuram, Sep 10 (IANS) With just two days left for the staging of 'Emerging Kerala' - a programme to showcase Kerala to the world, Chief Minister Oommen Chandy is ... Read more...

Posted in Politics |

Max Biaggi hints at retirement


August 23rd, 2012 - 7:02 pm ICT by IANS
Moscow, Aug 23 (IANS/RIA Novosti) Legendary motorbike racer Max Biaggi hinted Thursday he may retire at the end of the season.While in Moscow ahead of the inaugural Superbike World championship ... Read more...

Posted in Sports |

Concern for spectators’ skin care at Olympics (London diary)


July 29th, 2012 - 5:47 pm ICT by IANS
London, July 29 (IANS) The Olympics organisers are surely concerned about the spectators' skin, allowing them to bring sun cream inside the stadium. "You may bring up to 200 ml ... Read more...

Posted in Sports |

Stalemate continues in Himachal assembly


March 14th, 2012 - 6:34 pm ICT by IANS
Shimla, March 14 (IANS) The stalemate in the Himachal Pradesh assembly between the opposition Congress and the ruling Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) continued for third day Wednesday, with the ... Read more...

Posted in Uncategorized |

Pentagon to send floating base to Middle East: Report


January 28th, 2012 - 4:09 pm ICT by IANS
Washington, Jan 28 (IANS) The Pentagon is going to send a large floating base to the Middle East, The Washington Post said.The plan comes amid rising tensions with Iran, Al ... Read more...

Posted in World |

Kensville Challenge Golf: Gangjee takes opening day lead


January 26th, 2012 - 9:11 pm ICT by IANS
Ahmedabad, Jan 26 (IANS) Rahil Gangjee ignited hopes of another Indian win at the second staging of the Gujarat Kensville Challenge 2012 as he returned an impressive four-under 68 on ... Read more...

Posted in Sports |

Play depicting Mayawati’s lifestyle banned


January 26th, 2012 - 10:36 am ICT by IANS
Lucknow, Jan 26 (IANS) A satirical play depicting the extravagant lifestyle of Uttar Pradesh Chief Minister Mayawati has been banned by her government.Even as play director Mukesh Kumar denied any ... Read more...

Posted in Politics |

Assam to seek fresh opinion on Arunachal dam’s effects


January 5th, 2012 - 9:20 pm ICT by IANS
Guwahati, Jan 5 (IANS) The Assam government Thursday assured more than two dozen-odd anti-dam organisations that it would seek fresh expert opinion within six months on whether the 2,000 MW ... Read more...

Posted in Environment |

Moscow rally halted as police arrest protesters


January 1st, 2012 - 8:33 am ICT by IANS
London, Jan 1 (IANS) Russian police arrested protesters trying to attend a Moscow rally Saturday.Around a dozen demonstrators were ushered onto police buses in central Moscow by riot police, BBC ... Read more...

Posted in Politics |

JK Racing Asia series finale moved to Sepang


November 11th, 2011 - 9:14 pm ICT by IANS
Chennai, Nov 11 (IANS) The final round of the JK Racing Asia Series will be held at the Sepang International Circuit December 1-3 after the venue was shifted from ... Read more...

Posted in Sports |

ICC warns Sri Lanka over ‘poor’ Galle pitch


October 7th, 2011 - 6:02 pm ICT by IANS
Colombo, Oct 7 (IANS) Sri Lanka Cricket (SLC) has been officially warned by the International Cricket Council (ICC) for preparing a poor quality pitch for the first Test between Sri ... Read more...

Posted in Sports |

Former World No.1 Hingis expected to play in Australian Open


October 4th, 2011 - 3:37 pm ICT by IANS
Melbourne, Oct 4 (IANS) Former World No.1 Martina Hingis of Switzerland, along with compatriot Roger Federer, is expected to return to the Grand Slam with the 2012 Australian Open ... Read more...

Posted in Uncategorized |

Om Puri misses Jagjit Singh in an appointment in Patiala


October 3rd, 2011 - 10:12 pm ICT by IANS
Mumbai, Oct 3 (IANS) Om Puri is in a quandary. With his dear friend Jagjit Singh battling for his life, a very important date - Oct 13 - with their ... Read more...

Posted in Uncategorized |

England will get a chance to claim No.1 Test spot


July 14th, 2011 - 7:22 pm ICT by IANS
Dubai, July 14 (IANS) England can claim the number one Test spot if they beat India by at least two Tests in the upcoming four-match cricket series.Currently at third position ... Read more...

Posted in Sports |

Dominica prime pinister ecstatic about historic Test


July 6th, 2011 - 7:57 pm ICT by IANS
Roseau (Dominica), July 6 (IANS/CMC) As Dominica prepared to stage its historic first cricket Test match Wednesday -- between the West Indies and India at the Windsor Park stadium here, Prime ... Read more...

Posted in Sports |

India’s first Moto GP rider Sarath to get financial help


July 4th, 2011 - 7:27 pm ICT by IANS
Chennai, July 4 (IANS) The International Federation for Motocycles (FIM) has approved a grant of $100,000 for training Sarath Kumar, the first Indian rider in the MotoGP in the 125cc ... Read more...

Posted in Uncategorized |

Protesting, showing-off more typical of male footballers


July 4th, 2011 - 4:44 pm ICT by IANS
London, July 4 (IANS) Putting on a show, play-acting and protesting are more typical of men who play soccer at the national or world level than women, a study says. ... Read more...

Posted in Uncategorized |

Wanted a race in Bahrain as they have helped F1: Ecclestone


June 11th, 2011 - 4:27 pm ICT by IANS
London, June 11 (IANS) The Bahrain Grand Prix is eventually off the 2011 Formula One (F1) calendar after a series of flip-flops by FI boss Bernie Ecclestone, who now says ... Read more...

Posted in Uncategorized |

Rimes staging charity show for tornado victims


May 26th, 2011 - 8:53 am ICT by IANS
London, May 26 (IANS) Singer Leann Rimes and her husband Eddie Cibrian are organising a charity show to raise funds for the victims of tornado disasters.Tornado disasters hit southern states, ... Read more...

Posted in Entertainment |

France detains two women as burqa ban takes effect


April 12th, 2011 - 12:42 am ICT by IANS
London, April 11 (IANS) Two Muslim women were arrested in Paris Monday for wearing face veils or burqa as France moves to enforce a ban on full face coverings, ... Read more...

Posted in World |

NZ cricket ‘blown away’ by ICC generous cash relief


April 5th, 2011 - 4:44 pm ICT by ANI
Wellington, Apr 5 (ANI): The International Cricket Council (ICC) generous donation of one million dollars to help New Zealand Cricket build its new office, which was destroyed by earthquake, has "blown away" ... Read more...

Posted in Sports |

Kylie Minogue: ‘I Can’t Wait To Get On The Road And See All My Fans In 2011′


January 11th, 2011 - 7:42 pm ICT by Sampurn Wire
Australian pop singer Kylie Minogue is ready for her forthcoming North American Tour. The super sexy and incredibly stylish performer kicks things off on April 28 at Montreal Bell Centre. ... Read more...

Posted in Entertainment |

Chinese officials denies corruption allegations related to Asian Games


December 27th, 2010 - 5:54 pm ICT by ANI
Beijing, Dec 27 (ANI): Senior officials of the host city Guangzhou have said that the recent Asian Games and the Asian Para Games were conducted honestly and within the budget.The 16th ... Read more...

Posted in World |

Lyle Lovett Joins Ben Donenberg’s Staging Of ‘Much Ado About Nothing’


December 9th, 2010 - 8:06 pm ICT by Sampurn Wire
Lovett, who has written a number of new songs for the play, will be seen only in the production starting December 10th. The organizers informed about his inclusion today saying that ... Read more...

Posted in Entertainment |

Games Village unsafe and unfit for human habitation: Scotland


September 21st, 2010 - 5:15 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Sep 21 (IANS) After New Zealand, it is now Scotland that has hit back at the "filthy living conditions" at the Commonwealth Games Village here saying it was "unsafe and ... Read more...

Posted in Sports |

Anti-Terrorism Amendment Bill 2010 tabled in Pak Senate


July 27th, 2010 - 8:53 pm ICT by ANI
Islamabad, July 27 (ANI): Pakistan's Interior Minister Rehman Malik on Tuesday tabled the Anti-Terrorism Amendment Bill 2010 in the Senate.The Senate Interior Committee will submit a report on the bill by ... Read more...

Posted in South Asia |

Protests across Uttar Pradesh July 5: Samajwadi Party


July 1st, 2010 - 7:56 pm ICT by IANS
Lucknow, July 1 (IANS) The Samajwadi Party will stage street protests across Uttar Pradesh July 5 as part of the nationwide strike against the rising prices of essential commodities and petroleum products. "While ... Read more...

Posted in Politics |

Eclipse scene re-shot to make it ‘more erotic’


June 17th, 2010 - 4:40 pm ICT by ANI
London, June 17 (ANI): 'Twilight' actor Robert Pattinson has confirmed that a scene of the third film in the vampire franchise, The Twilight Saga: Eclipse, has been re-shot to make it 'more ... Read more...

Posted in Entertainment |

Lorgat praises West Indies for a successful World Twenty20


May 18th, 2010 - 4:15 pm ICT by IANS
Bridgetown (Barbados), May 18 (IANS) International Cricket Council (ICC) chief executive Haroon Lorgat praised the West Indies for the staging of a highly successful and memorable World Twenty20."I think everyone would agree ... Read more...

Posted in Sports |

Health awareness programme for Commonwealth Games begins


April 8th, 2010 - 6:30 pm ICT by ANI
New Delhi, Apr 8 (ANI): The Chairman of the Commonwealth Games Organising Committee (CGOC), Suresh Kalmadi, on Thursday flagged off the 10th Perfect Health Parade to promote a clean, green and hygienic ... Read more...

Posted in National |

Hosting Commonwealth Games, a stepping-stone to host Olympics: Kalmadi


March 30th, 2010 - 11:00 pm ICT by ANI
New Delhi, Mar 30(ANI): Organizing Committee Commonwealth Games 2010 Delhi Chairman Suresh Kalmadi on Tuesday said that the successful staging of the ensuing Commonwealth Games is crucial, as it would strengthen the ... Read more...

Posted in Sports |

Security is fantastic: Commonwealth Games chief


March 5th, 2010 - 10:08 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, March 5 (IANS) Commonwealth Games Federation (CGF) chief executive Mike Hooper Friday said the successful staging of the Commonwealth Shooting Championships and the ongoing Hockey World Cup will help reduce ... Read more...

Posted in Sports |

Iraqi Security Forces arrested six-suspected al-Qaeda terrorists


March 5th, 2010 - 1:26 am ICT by BNO News
BAGHDAD, IRAQ (BNO NEWS) – Iraqi Security Forces (ISF) arrested six-suspected al-Qaeda in Iraq (AQI) terrorists on Thursday, U.S. Forces in Iraq said.ISF and U.S. advisors searched a several buildings during three ... Read more...

Posted in World News |

Non-invasive MRI effective for diagnosing testicular cancer


February 23rd, 2010 - 1:56 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Feb 23 (ANI): A new study has shown that non-invasive magnetic resonance imaging (MRI) is an effective diagnostic tool for the evaluation and staging of testicular cancer and may improve patient ... Read more...

Posted in Health Science |

Lloyd Webber’s ‘The Phantom of the Opera’ sequel cancelled


February 15th, 2010 - 3:45 pm ICT by ANI
London, Feb 15 (ANI): British composer Sir Andrew Lloyd Webber's first show of 'The Phantom of the Opera' sequel in London's West End has been cancelled after theatre bosses decided the production ... Read more...

Posted in Entertainment |

« Previous Entries

Subscribe