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  • Familiar tale at AC Milan as Filippo Inzaghi battles for survival 17 hours 8 minutes ago

    Milan: Filippo Inzaghi's future as AC Milan coach has been thrown into doubt and Saturday's match at home to Verona is being billed as his last chance to keep his first senior coaching job. In what has become a familiar routine, once-mighty Milan's season has turned into a story of crisis,...
  • Manolo Gabbiadini goal keeps Napoli-Lazio semi-final in the balance 23 hours 51 minutes ago

    Napoli's Manolo Gabbiadini netted a precious second-half equaliser to earn a 1-1 away draw at Lazio in the first leg of their Italian Cup semi-final on Wednesday. It was the 23-year-old's fourth goal in all competitions since joining Napoli in the January transfer window and cancelled out Miroslav Klose's first-half strike...
  • 2G money laundering case: A Raja, others to answer 400 questions Yesterday

    New Delhi: A special court on Wednesday supplied a draft copy of the questionnaire of 400 questions to former telecom minister A Raja, DMK MP Kanimozhi and others in a money laundering case related to 2G spectrum allocation. Central Bureau of Investigation (CBI) Special Judge OP Saini supplied the draft questionnaire...
  • Turkish Airlines jet with 238 onboard misses runway while landing at Kathmandu airport Yesterday

    Kathmandu: A Turkish Airlines jet with nearly 240 people on board had a lucky escape when the plane missed the runway on landing in dense fog at the Kathmandu airport on Wednesday day and skidded onto nearby grassland. The Airbus A330 from Istanbul skidded off after over-shooting it at the Tribhuvan...
  • Apple considering settlement with electric car battery maker over talent poaching dispute 2 days ago

    San Francisco: Apple is discussing a settlement in a lawsuit brought by electric car battery maker A123 Systems, which accused the iPhone maker of poaching top engineers to build a large-scale battery division. Apple is exploring how to make an electric car and has been hiring engineers with deep expertise in...
  • AR Rahman is excited about his upcoming 13-city US tour 2 days ago

    Chennai: Oscar-winning composer A R Rahman is all set to start his three-month long North American tour from March 21. The 'Jai Ho' hitmaker will include material from throughout his 20-year career on the 13-city tour, which will come to an end on June 14 at Redmond in WA Marymoor Amphitheater. Titled...
  • Massimiliano Allegri angry after Juventus let Roma off the hook 3 days ago

    Rome: Juventus coach Massimiliano Allegri left the Stadio Olimpico pitch in angry mood after seeing his team squander a one-goal lead against 10 men in their 1-1 draw at AS Roma on Monday. Juventus were poised to open up a 12-point lead over their opponents at the top of Serie A...
  • Ten-man Roma salvage a 1-1 draw with Juventus in Serie A 3 days ago

    Rome: Ten-man Roma scored a late equalizer to salvage a 1-1 draw with Juventus on Monday and keep alive their faint Serie A title hopes. Former Barcelona midfielder Seydou Keita headed in following a free kick in the 78th minute at the Stadio Olimpico after Carlos Tevez had given Juventus the...
  • As it happened: South Africa vs Ireland, World Cup 2015 3 days ago

    (For Live Blog, scroll down to the bottom of the page) Quick Preview: Ireland go into Tuesday's World Cup clash against South Africa in Canberra faced with a question that even fanciful Test nations have struggled to find an answer for. How does one tame the rampaging AB de Villiers before...
  • Serie A: Napoli lose 1-0 at Torino as Lazio close in on third spot 4 days ago

    Milan: Napoli missed the chance to move level with second-placed Roma as they lost 1-0 at Torino in Serie A on Sunday, while Lazio closed in on third place with the race for the final Champions League spot gathering pace. Kamil Glik scored to boost Torino's chances of qualifying for Europe...
  • Serie A: Lazio beat Sassuolo 3-0 to keep up the pressure on Napoli 4 days ago

    Milan: Lazio kept up the pressure on third-placed Napoli with a comfortable 3-0 win at Sassuolo in Serie A on Sunday as the race for the final Champions League spot gathered pace. Goals from Felipe Anderson, Miroslav Klose and Marco Parolo helped Lazio record their third successive win and move two...
  • Micromax rolls out Canvas Selfie A255 with 13-megapixel rear, front cameras at Rs 15,999 in India 4 days ago

    New Delhi: Micromax has announced the price of its selfie-friendly smartphone in India, the Micromax Canvas Selfie A255, which will sell at Rs 15,999. The smartphone, a latest in Micromax's Canvas series, featuring a 13-megapixel camera both in the front and rear, was first announced later last year. The smartphone has...
  • AC Milan fail again to win two in a row in Serie A 5 days ago

    Verona: AC Milan was held to a goalless draw at relegation-threatened Chievo Verona in Serie A on Saturday as it once again failed to win consecutive matches. Filippo Inzaghi's team doesn't have two successive victories since October, and remained ninth ahead of the rest of the weekend fixtures. Chievo earned a valuable...
  • Anushka Sharma on 'A' certificate for 'NH10': Stayed true to story, subject 1 week ago

    Mumbai: Actress Anushka Sharma says she knew her debut movie production "NH10" will be certified for an adult audience. "When we made the film, we knew there is a possibility of getting A-certificate. We stayed true to the story, we stayed real to the subject... I think every film is not...
  • My love for comedy is immeasurable; my films need to be sure-shot entertainers, says 'Bagavathi' director A Venkatesh 1 week ago

    Chennai: Director A Venkatesh says comedy is an inevitable part of all his films irrespective of their genre because he believes it's the secret to produce a wholesome entertainer for the masses. Known for films such as "Bagavathi", "Duma" and "Sandamarutham", Venkatesh is trying his hands at full-length comedy with upcoming...
  • Sampdoria and Genoa draw Serie A derby match 1-1 February 25, 2015

    Genoa: Sampdoria drew 1-1 at home to Genoa in a Serie A derby on Tuesday that left the two sides level on points in the fight for a European place. Originally scheduled for Saturday, the game was postponed due to a waterlogged pitch. Genoa could have won it right at the end...
  • Google starts rolling out Android 5.0 Lollipop update to Android One phones in India February 24, 2015

    New Delhi: Android One users in India have a reason to rejoice now. Google has started rolling out Android 5.0 Lollipop update to Android One handsets in India. "To those with Android One phones in India, here's where we are with the over-the-air (OTA) update that will bring Android Lollipop to...
  • Duvan Zapata leads Napoli closer to Roma in Serie A February 24, 2015

    Milan: Duvan Zapata scored a goal of sheer brute force and determination to set Napoli on the way to a 2-0 win over Sassuolo which moved them another step closer to second-placed AS Roma in Serie A on Monday. Mauro Icardi scored his 14th league goal of the season to give...
  • Serie A: Roma's title hopes fade after 1-1 draw at Hellas Verona February 22, 2015

    Milan: Roma's slim title hopes faded even further on Sunday as they drew 1-1 at Hellas Verona in Serie A to leave them nine points behind league leader Juventus. Francesco Totti fired Roma in front in the 26th minute but Verona leveled when Seydou Keita deflected Bosko Jankovic's header into his...
  • Gurgaon: Man held for selling fake swine flu medicine February 22, 2015

    Gurgaon: A man was on Saturday arrested for selling fake medicines for prevention and cure of swine flu, police said. Charan Singh, who hails from Lucknow, was living in Bijwasan area of Delhi. Police said he was arrested from R.K. Hospital in Rajendra Park area in Gurgaon, while he was supplying fake...
  • Juventus beat Atalanta 2-1, extend lead to 10 points February 21, 2015

    Turin: Juventus extended their Serie A lead to 10 points after coming from behind to beat relegation-threatened Atalanta 2-1 on Friday. Giuliano Migliaccio put Atalanta ahead in the 25th minute, before two goals in quick succession from Fernando Llorente and Andrea Pirlo gave Juve a half-time lead. Migliacco scored with a header...
  • Serie A: Roma looking to get back to winning ways at Verona February 21, 2015

    Milan: At the start of the year, Roma appeared certain to push Juventus all the way in the Serie A title chase. A lot has changed in less than two months. Roma were hit by a serious injury crisis, while others were away at the African Cup of Nations, and...
  • 'Two and a Half Men' wraps up a dozen years of comedy February 20, 2015

    New York: Charlie Harper lives - at least, he lived until the final moments of Thursday's series finale of 'Two and a Half Men'. If you don't want to know what happened next, stop reading now. A baby grand piano fell on the millionaire playboy as he made a momentous return to...
  • Mumbai University V-C Rajan Welukar removed for not qualifying for post February 19, 2015

    Mumbai: Mumbai University Vice Chancellor Rajan Welukar on Thursday was removed from his post after being found that he did not qualify for the post. The Bombay High Court, while hearing petitions challenging the essential eligibility qualification of Welukar, had directed the University to set up a search committee to reconsider...
  • Apple sued by A123 Systems for poaching auto engineers to build a large-scale battery division February 19, 2015

    San Francisco: Electric-car battery maker A123 Systems has sued Apple for poaching top engineers to build a large-scale battery division, according to a court filing that offered further evidence that the iPhone maker may be developing a car. Apple has been poaching engineers with deep expertise in car systems, including from...
  • World Cup 2015: Injury scare for R Ashwin but all is well February 18, 2015

    First fun-and-games, then the serious stuff. That has been the tack adopted by the Indian team over the past few years. A game of volleyball once upon a time, then rocketball. Now, football has come to be the accepted pre-cricket routine at any practice session, and it was no different...
  • Micromax Bolt A82 available online for Rs 5,499; supports 20 Indian languages February 18, 2015

    New Delhi: Micromax Bolt A82 smartphone is now available for purchase on e-commerce site HomeShop18 for a price of Rs 5,499. The latest in Micromax's Bolt series, this smartphone comes pre-loaded with 20 Indian languages. The Bolt A82 features a 5-inch screen with a resolution of 854x480 pixels. At its heart is...
  • Confusion reigns at Parma as wages deadline passes February 18, 2015

    Confusion reigned at Serie A table-proppers Parma on Tuesday as the club failed to provide any official comment on whether they had paid the players' wages by the previous day's deadline. Players said they had no news as they arrived for training while one television network broadcast pictures which it said...