New Delhi: A day ahead of the polling for Delhi assembly, BJP today told voters that the contest between it and the AAP was a “choice between governance and anarchy”.
Mumbai: Young Turks Siddesh Lad and Nikhil Patil rescued Mumbai with counter-attacking, unbeaten half centuries and placed the hosts at a comfortable 342 for 5 at stumps on day 1 of the four-day Ranji Trophy Group A cricket match against defending champions Karnataka here today.
Dubai: The International Cricket Council (ICC) Friday approved Pakistan Cricket Board’s (PCB) request to replace injured pacer Junaid Khan with Rahat Ali in their World Cup squad.
Sydney: Disney India Friday launched the official game of the ICC World Cup 2015 titled ‘ICC Pro Cricket 2015’.
Christchurch: South Africa has always had teams capable of winning the ICC World Cup but due to forces above and sometimes their own doing, they have faltered at crucial junctures. The current crop of players led by the ever-talented AB de Villiers, however, will look to shed the tag of ‘chokers’ and ‘nearly men’ and give the country their first major trophy.
Cast: Jason Statham, Stanley Tucci , Sofía Vergara, Michael Angarano, Anne Heche, Milo Ventimiglia,Dominik Garcia-LoridoDirector: Simon WestFrom chauffering hapless wards to protecting his friends with his fists, Statham’s been there done that. And he doesn’t veer off the well-charted course in Simon West’s noirish remake of the 1987 Burt Reynolds feature based on the 1958 novel ‘Heat’ by William
Jammu: Jammu and Kashmir Governor N N Vohra has directed removal of all government officials from the sports associations in the state, who have not got prior permission to act as office bearers of these bodies.
Mumbai: India have made the “mistake” of carrying too many injured players in their squad for the upcoming cricket World Cup, according to former India captain Dilip Vengarkar who reckons that it may be a handicap for the defending champions in their bid to retain the title.
Patna: A defiant Bihar Chief Minister Jitan Ram Manjhi on Friday convened a parallel meeting of JD (U) legislators on February 20, in disregard of the February 7 meeting called by party president Sharad Yadav.
New Delhi: Mahendra Singh Dhoni is known for relying on his gut feeling and developed a knack for it early as a school boy he once literally rebelled against his physical education teacher so that he could open the innings in the final of a tournament only to smash an unbeaten 213.
It’s all about connection. We want to connect faster, better, ubiquitously. Whether this be with our fellow humans or with computing machines or networks. In our Spotlight section today, we feature two devices that should aid us in the latter aim. These are: an innovative computer mouse for a better connection to laptops and PCs and a tri-band router to connect devices of all descriptions to the internet over WiFi.
India is the third largest mobile phone market in the world, widely tipped to become the second largest. Mobile phones and tablets are our fastest moving retail categories. Counterpoint, a technology market research firm, said of the data gathered for Q2 of 2014 that Indian brand Micromax had become the leading mobile phone brand in the country with 16.6% market share, overtaking Samsung (14.4%). They are followed by Nokia (10.9 percent), Karbonn
Los Angeles : After ‘The Theory Of Everything’ garnered five Oscar nomination, writer-producer Anthony McCarten is set to make a biopic on former British prime minister Winston Churchill. The epic, WWII drama will be called ‘Darkest Hour’. It will be produced by Lisa Bruce and Working Title partners Eric Fellner and Tim Bevan.
Hyderabad: Are we becoming a nation of shameless peeping toms? In what is easily a case of extreme sadism, two separate videos were shared on WhatsApp which show five demented men smiling and posing for the camera as they take turns to gang-rape a woman, disregarding her screams.
Los Angeles: Singer Justin Bieber says he is “passionate” about being a “better” person and wants people to remember that he is only a “human”. The “Believe” hitmaker recently made a video for fans in which he apologised for his recent conduct — which has included wild partying, driving offences and throwing eggs at a neighbour’s house — and he wants people to realise he is only “human” and gets upset by
Los Angeles: Actress Jennifer Lawrence has posed nude with a Colombian red-tailed snake slithering around her body. The photograph was posted by Vanity Fair magazine Thursday on photo-sharing platform Instagram. The image is taken from the magazine’s November 2014 photo shoot, taken by Patrick Demarchelier, reports aceshowbiz.com.
With opinion polls writing off the BJP and giving AAP the advantage in the Delhi election, sundry groups have started coming out with testimonials of support to AAP. The latest to jump the Kejriwal bandwagon is the Shahi Imam of Delhi’s Masjid.
Los Angeles: Rosamund Pike, who starred as a scheming wife in the David Fincher-directed ‘Gone Girl’, says playing Amy Dunne would be a dream role for any actress. The thriller, based on Gillian Flynn’s best-selling book of the same name, revolved around a man (Ben Affleck), whose wife disappears, leaving him as the prime suspect. Pike feels that though Amy was a dangerous person, she was “empowering” in a way, reported Collider.
New Delhi: In what could act as a morale-booster for the Aam Aadmi Party (AAP), the All India Imam Association (AIIA) has decided to support the Arvind Kejriwal-led party in the Delhi Assembly polls.
Los Angeles: R&B star Rihanna has revealed she was both intrigued and frightened by the 1970s classic ‘Jaws’ as a child. Rihanna, 26, who appears on the cover of Harper Magazine’s March issue with a shark, said while watching the horror film franchise during her growing up years she stayed away from beach for months. “It freaked me out because I was a beach baby, so every time a new ‘Jaws’ came