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  • Films with Saif Ali Khan didn't work because of the scripts: Kareena Kapoor says there's no such thing as on-screen chemistry 2 hours 16 minutes ago

    Mumbai: When real life couple Kareena Kapoor and Saif Ali Khan teamed up on the screen, their chemistry failed to entice audiences. Now, they are not interested in doing a project together. In fact, working with Saif doesn't top Kareena's priority list. When asked why they are not seen on the screen,...
  • ICC bans Moeen Ali from wearing 'Save Gaza' wristbands Yesterday

    England batsman Moeen Ali has been banned from wearing wristbands featuring the slogans "Save Gaza" and "Free Palestine", the International Cricket Council (ICC) announced on Tuesday. Moeen, who is Muslim and of Pakistani descent, helped raise funds for charities working with those affected by the three-week conflict with Israel. He wore the...
  • ICC investigating England cricketer Moeen Ali's Gaza wristbands Yesterday

    Southampton: England cricketer Moeen Ali risked disciplinary action after the International Cricket Council (ICC) said Monday they were "investigating" his decision to wear wristbands in support of Gaza during the ongoing third Test match against India on Monday. Ali wore wristbands that read "Save Gaza" and "Free Palestine", while batting during...
  • Boko Haram kidnaps wife of Cameroon's Vice PM, kills at least 3 2 days ago

    Yaounde: Nigerian Boko Haram militants kidnapped the wife of Cameroon's vice prime minister and killed at least three people on Sunday in a cross-border attack involving more than 200 assailants in the northern town of Kolofata, Cameroon officials said. A local religious leader, or lamido, named Seini Boukar Lamine, who is...
  • Saharanpur tense, 38 arrested after clashes; Congress leader named in FIR 2 days ago

    Saharanpur: The situation in Saharanpur in Uttar Pradesh continues to be tense which witnessed violent communal clashes on Saturday resulting in the death of three people and leaving 33 others injured. Thirty-eight people have been arrested so far following the clashes between two communities over a land dispute. Nine FIRs has...
  • Pakistani singer-actor Ali Zafar turns director for a short film 3 days ago

    Mumbai: Pakistani singer-actor Ali Zafar has turned filmmaker with a yet-untitled short film.The 'Total Siyapaa' actor posted a picture of himself from the film's set on micro-blogging site Twitter."At my set as director... This one is a short film. Loving the night shoot in a land far far away," he...
  • 'Humshakals' was a mistake for Saif: Kareena Kapoor 3 days ago

    Mumbai: Kareena Kapoor says her actor husband Saif Ali Khan is not comfortable doing a slapstick comedy like 'Humshakals'. Kareena, 33, thinks Saif is a "brilliant actor" who has taken cinema forward. "I haven't seen the film (Humshakals) yet. Of course he made a mistake and he feels that, because people don't...
  • Everybody in the family is very happy: Kareena Kapoor on Soha Ali Khan's decision to marry Kunal Khemu 3 days ago

    Mumbai: Actress Kareena Kapoor Khan said she is happy that her sister-in-law Soha Ali Khan is getting married to boyfriend Kunal Khemu. "It's great that she is getting married. Everybody in the family is very happy. The most important thing is whenever Kunal is around, Soha is always smiling and...
  • My son is lucky to find Soha as his life partner, says Kunal Khemu's father 5 days ago

    Leh: It's the wedding invite we've been waiting for and going by the recent development in their love life, Soha Ali Khan and Kunal Khemu have signaled the possibility of their official union as a married couple. For the uninitiated, Soha and Kunal, who've been dating each other for close...
  • Soha Ali Khan to tie the knot? Beau Kunal Khemu proposes in Paris 6 days ago

    Mumbai: Actress Soha Ali Khan is over the moon after actor Kunal Kemmu, with whom she has been in a committed relationship for long, proposed to her. Soha took to Twitter to share with her fans that Kunal proposed to her and she accepted. "It gives me great happiness to share with...
  • Senior players have got to look at their game, says coach Moores 1 week ago

    London: Livid with England's performance so far in the ongoing Test series against India, coach Peter Moores feels the senior players need to raise their game by several notches for the side to make a comeback in the five-match series. England are trailing 0-1 in the series after losing by 95...
  • Iranian football legend Ali Karimi hangs up boots July 22, 2014

    Tehran: Iranian football legend and international star Ali Karimi has decided to hang up his boots. The 35-year-old made the announcement in a letter published on his Instagram account, saying that "the fans will always stay in my heart", Xinhua quoted Tehran Times as reporting on Monday. Karimi joined Iran's Persepolis club...
  • Match-winner Ishant needed convincing to go short July 22, 2014

    London: Ishant Sharma's short-pitched barrage inspired India to victory at Lord's on Monday, but the tall right-arm seamer needed more than a little convincing from his captain to attempt the match-winning tactic. Sharma took career-best figures of 7 for 74 as India claimed a 95-run victory to go 1-0 up in...
  • 2nd Test: India beat England by 95 runs to break 28-year Lord's jinx July 21, 2014

    Team India registered a historic 95-run win over England on the fifth and final day of the second Test at Lord's here Monday. Led by a ferocious Ishant Sharma, who bounced out England's batsmen with some relentless short-pitched bowling, India bundled out England for 223 to pull off a huge...
  • We will bat to win, says England assistant coach Farbrace July 21, 2014

    London: England assistant coach Paul Farbrace has said that his side will be turning up on day five with the intention to win this second Test against India at Lord's. At stumps on day four, the hosts were struggling at 105 for 4 in a chase of 319 runs for victory. "You've...
  • Scoring a hundred at Lord's is amazing: Ballance July 19, 2014

    London: England's century-maker on day two of the second Test versus India here, Gary Ballance on Friday said that his side needs to make use of the remaining wickets on day three and try to take a lead in the first innings. Ballance scored 110 runs and added to his century...
  • 2nd Test: Gary Ballance hundred cuts India's lead to 76 on Day 2 July 18, 2014

    Gary Ballance buried the criticism of his pre-match drinking binge with a fine century at Lord's on day two of the second Test against India, which took England within 76 runs of the visitors' first innings total of 295. Ballance scored 110 and added 98 in a fifth-wicket stand with Moeen...
  • Real life couple Aamir Ali, Sanjeeda Sheikh to work together in 'Ek Hasina Thi' July 18, 2014

    Mumbai: Real life couple Aamir Ali and Sanjeeda Sheikh will be romancing on-screen as the former will be seen in a cameo in upcoming episodes of TV show "Ek Hasina Thi". Sanjeeda plays the lead character of Durga in the thriller show, aired on Star Plus. "Aamir will start shooting soon. He...
  • UP government clears Mohammad Ali Jauhar University (Amendment) Bill July 17, 2014

    Mohammad Ali Jauhar University (Amendment) Bill, which had been pending for seven years, has been finally cleared by the outgoing Uttar Pradesh Governor Aziz Qureshi granting minority status to the varsity. The varsity is the dream project of senior Samajwadi Party minister Azam Khan, who often criticised Raj Bhawan for delaying clearance...
  • J&K: Minister's son storms police station, assaults complainant July 16, 2014

    Srinagar: In a shocking incident from Jammu and Kashmir, the son of the state's Forest Minister on Wednesday stormed into a police station and allegedly assaulted a man who had filed a complaint against three of his men. Mohammad Sadiq had complained that three aides of Mehr Ali had beaten...
  • US court issues partial win to Osama Bin Laden assistant July 15, 2014

    Washington: A US appeals court has set aside two of three convictions against a former personal assistant to Osama Bin Laden. The US Court of Appeals for the District of Columbia Circuit issued the ruling in the case of Ali Hamza al-Bahlul, a Yemeni, who produced propaganda videos for al-Qaida...
  • England coach insists Cook will 'stay strong' July 15, 2014

    London: England captain Alastair Cook will "stay strong" in the remainder of the home series with India, according to coach Peter Moores after the opening batsman's struggles continued in the drawn first Test at Trent Bridge. The latest in a run of a low scores came at Nottingham where the left-hander...
  • England, India search for positive spin after stalemate July 14, 2014

    England and India will take a fresh look at their spin options for the second Test at Lord's after tail-enders exposed the limitations of both pace attacks in the drawn first Test at Nottingham. England's four-man seam battery and part-time spinner Moeen Ali failed to break the resilience of India's lower-order...
  • 1st Test: India lead England by 128 runs on Day 4, draw likely July 13, 2014

    Joe Root and James Anderson's world-record partnership earned England an unlikely slender lead and then two late Indian wickets in the evening turned day four of the first Test in England's favour, leaving the hosts as the only team with a chance to win on the final day. Middle-order batsman Root...
  • Collegium clears elevation of Uday Lalit as a Supreme Court judge July 11, 2014

    New Delhi: The Supreme Court collegium headed by Chief Justice of India RM Lodha has cleared the elevation of senior advocate Uday Lalit as a Supreme Court judge along with the elevation of three Chief Justices of High Courts, including one woman judge. Lalit has been practicing in the apex court...
  • Ali Fazal's parents can't watch 'Bobby Jasoos' in the holy month of Ramadan July 10, 2014

    Mumbai: Actor Ali Fazal is being praised by critics and viewers for his performance in 'Bobby Jasoos', but he's a tad disappointed as his parents haven't been able to watch the recently released movie due to Ramadan. Ali is 'super ecstatic' with the 'amazing response' he has received for the Vidya...
  • Government appoints retired judge as PCB chairman July 10, 2014

    Islamabad: The Pakistan government has appointed a retired judge as interim chairman of the country's cricket board to oversee fresh elections for chairman. Attorney General Salman Aslam Butt told the Supreme Court on Thursday that Jamshed Ali will conduct the election within a month under the new constitution of the PCB. Butt...
  • Criminal defamation case: Naqvi gets bail July 9, 2014

    New Delhi: BJP Vice President Mukhtar Abbas Naqvi was granted bail by a Delhi court in connection with a criminal defamation complaint filed against him by former JD(U) leader Sabir Ali for allegedly linking him with arrested Indian Mujahideen (IM) co-founder Yasin Bhatkal. Naqvi appeared before Metropolitan Magistrate Akash Jain in...
  • Naqvi to appear in defamation case filed by Sabir Ali July 9, 2014

    New Delhi: Bharatiya Janata Party leader Mukhtar Abbas Naqvi is scheduled to appear in a Patiala House court on Wednesday for hearing on the defamation case filed against him by former Janata Dal United leader Sabir Ali, for calling the latter a terrorist. After the annulment of his membership by...