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  • Pakistan name Azhar Ali as new ODI captain 19 hours 45 minutes ago

    Islamabad: Pakistan's cricket chiefs on Monday named batsman Azhar Ali as the national side's new one-day international captain, despite the fact he has not made the 50-over team in more than two years. The 30-year-old replaces Misbah-ul-Haq, who retired from ODIs following Pakistan's World Cup quarter-final exit at the hands of...
  • Taapsee Pannu: Being an actor is a torture for your skin 2 days ago

    New Delhi: 'Baby' actress Taapsee Pannu, who has signed up an endorsement deal with skincare brand Everyuth, says the acting profession is a "torture" on one's skin -- but with a mix of right food and liquid intake, she keeps herself glowing. Being in showbiz can have adverse effects on one's...
  • Taapsee Pannu to juggle between Mumbai, Chennai 2 days ago

    Chennai: Over the course of the next few months, actress Taapsee Pannu, who was last seen in 'Baby, will be busy hopping between Mumbai and Chennai to accommodate dates for two new projects that she has signed. "Taapsee, who earlier had commitments in Bollywood has finally freed her schedule to accommodate...
  • Syed Mushtaq Ali: Punjab, Himachal qualify for Super League 2 days ago

    Karnataka's poor run in the Syed Mushtaq Ali Twenty20 2014-15 continued as they suffered yet another loss, this time at the hands of Hyderabad, on Saturday (March 28). Karnataka, who resuscitated their campaign with wins against Goa and Tamil Nadu, are now fifth on the South Zone table with two...
  • Syed Mushtaq Ali round-up: Karnataka thrash Tamil Nadu, Delhi lose to Haryana 3 days ago

    Karnataka bowlers produced a clinical show to bowl Tamil Nadu out for just 61 to set up an easy eight-wicket victory for their team in a South Zone leg match of the Syed Mushtaq Ali Twenty20 Trophy on Friday. Seamer Ronit More produced a spell of 3-2-1-2 as he reduced Tamil...
  • Sehwag powers Delhi to easy win over J&K in Syed Mushtaq Ali T20 6 days ago

    New Delhi: A vintage Virender Sehwag revived old memories with a dazzling 85 to power Delhi to a 26-run win over Jammu and Kashmir (J&K) in a North Zone leg match of Syed Mushtaq Ali Trophy Twenty20 cricket tournament, here today. Coming to bat at number three position, Sehwag sent the...
  • After back-to-back terror attacks in Kashmir Hurriyat leader says there is no terror in state 1 week ago

    New Delhi: Just days after two back-to-back terror attacks in Jammu and Kashmir, hardline Hurriyat leader Syed Ali Shah Geelani on Monday claimed "there is no terror" in Kashmir. Asked about India's assertion that talks with Pakistan cannot be held under the shadow of terror, Geelani said, "There is no terror...
  • Bollywood stars steal the show on last day of Lakme Fashion Week March 23, 2015

    As curtain came down on the Lakme Fashion Week, Bollywood stars stole the show on the last day. Kareena Kapoor, Karishma Kapoor, Shabana Azmi, Saif Ali Khan, Jaqueline Fernandez walked the ramp. ...
  • Hurriyat leaders arrive in Delhi to attend Pakistan Day function March 22, 2015

    New Delhi: Ahead of attending the Pakistan Day function in New Delhi on Monday, moderate Hurriyat Conference chairman Mirwaiz Umar Farooq on Sunday said the group wants to lend full support to the India- Pakistan dialogue on Jammu and Kashmir. The Mirwaiz, who arrived in the national capital on Sunday to...
  • Iran rejects 'bullying' as West stresses unity in nuclear talks March 22, 2015

    London: Iran's top leader voiced mistrust on Saturday of US efforts to reach a nuclear deal, even as Washington and its allies spoke of real progress and urged Tehran to take "difficult decisions". With just 10 days remaining until an end-of-March deadline for a framework agreement, Iran's Supreme Leader Ayatollah Ali...
  • PCB pulls up Saeed Ajmal for captaincy comment March 21, 2015

    Karachi: The PCB has not appreciated comments made by star off-spinner Saeed Ajmal where he has promoted the names of Muhammad Hafeez and Azhar Ali to replace Misbah-ul-Haq as captain of the one-day squad. Misbah, who had already announced his retirement from ODIs after the showpiece event, bowed out after...
  • Gautam Gambhir to lead Delhi in North Zone T20 March 20, 2015

    New Delhi: Gautam Gambhir will lead the 16-member Delhi squad in the Syed Mushtaq Ali Trophy North Zone leg beginning from March 24. Besides his team doing well, Gambhir would also want to be amongst the runs in the T20 competition ahead of the IPL beginning April 8. Same will be...
  • Tunisian forces free all hostages from Tunis museum after attack: official March 18, 2015

    Tunis: Tunisia's Interior Ministry says two gunmen and a security officer have been killed in a raid on a major museum that left several tourists dead. Interior Ministry spokesman Mohamed Ali Aroui said on Radio Mosaique that the standoff is over after the raid Wednesday afternoon. The two gunmen had opened fire...
  • IBNLive Movie Awards 2015: Nominees for Best Director March 18, 2015

    There have been several discussions and heated debates about the most deserving films in 2014. The past year saw an interesting blend of films that won commercial success and critical acclaim. So while the big films got bigger, several offbeat projects also found several takers. In the second edition of...
  • 'Fast and Furious' is successful due to its multicultural cast: Filmmaker Freida Lee Mock March 18, 2015

    Kolkata: Observing that audiences are no longer nationalistic, Oscar-winning filmmaker Freida Lee Mock says the huge success of the 'Fast and Furious' movie franchise - the latest edition of which includes an Indian actor - is due to its multicultural cast. Featuring Hollywood giants like Vin Diesel and Dwayne Johnson, the...
  • I'm a composer, would love to compose for movies some day: Shafqat Amanat Ali Khan March 16, 2015

    New Delhi: Pakistani singer Shafqat Amanat Ali Khan, known for delivering hit Bollywood songs like "Mitwa" and "Yeh honsla", believes that compact discs are getting phased out by the digital platform even as there is a spate of demand for music now. The singer with roots in classical music is ready...
  • World Cup 2015: South Africa seek clinical UAE job before quarters March 11, 2015

    South Africa came into the 2015 World Cup labelled as favourites and have largely lived up to the tag, notching up consecutive 400-plus totals in the tournament en route to booking their quarter-final berth. But their recent loss to Pakistan has thrown a spanner in the works. Come Thursday (March 11),...
  • World Cup: England's Chris Woakes and Moeen Ali out of Afghanistan match March 11, 2015

    Sydney: England allrounders Chris Woakes and Moeen Ali have both been ruled out of the team's final match at the World Cup, against Afghanistan, officials announced on Wednesday. Woakes, a lower middle-order batsman and pace bowler, has a left foot injury that became apparent running between the wickets making 42 not...
  • Individually, they were very suited to the role: Imtiaz Ali on casting Deepika-Ranbir in 'Tamasha' March 10, 2015

    New Delhi: 'Tamasha', Imtiaz Ali's next venture, is about the journey of someone who has lost his edge in trying to conform to the society. Central to the movie, starring Ranbir Kapoor and Deepika Padukone, is the theme of "abrasion and loss of self" that happens in attempting to fit in. "You...
  • Snapshot: Look how grown up Saif Ali Khan-Amrita Singh's son Ibrahim looks March 10, 2015

    Looking all grown up, Ibrahim accompanied Saif, Kareena, Soha and Kunal for a family get together. All of 14, Ibrahim, who was smeared with colours and posed with a pichkari, looked the spitting image of his father Saif. ...
  • Pakistan High Commissioner meets Geelani, discuss Foreign Secretary's visit to Islamabad March 10, 2015

    Srinagar: Pakistan High Commissioner Abdul Basit on Monday met Kashmir separatist leader Syed Ali Shah Geelani and briefed him about the issues discussed between India and Pakistan during Foreign Secretary S Jaishankar's visit to Islamabad. The two also discussed various developments in Jammu and Kashmir, where a political row has erupted...
  • Yes, I am looking forward to the experience: Ali Fazal on attending Grand Prix to promote 'Furious 7' March 10, 2015

    New Delhi: Bollywood actor Ali Fazal will attend Formula 1 Malaysian Grand Prix this year as part of his cast promotion for 'Furious 7'. The event, which is to be held in Malaysia at the end of March, will take place just a few days before the release of the movie...
  • India @ 9 with Karma Paljor March 9, 2015

    Catch the day's top stories with Karma Paljor on India @ 9. ...
  • News 360: SMS, Internet services still blocked in Dimapur; 22 arrested in mob lynching case March 9, 2015

    The situation is slowly returning to normalcy in Dimapur city of Nagaland after the horrific lynching of a rape accused by a mob of thousands on Thursday. Twenty two people have been arrested in connection with the case but the incident has now led to a political tussle between the...
  • Pakistan envoy Abdul Basit meets separatist leader Geelani, invites him for Pakistan Day March 9, 2015

    New Delhi: Jammu and Kashmir separatist leader Syed Ali Shah Geelani on Monday met Pakistan's envoy to India Abdul Basit in New Delhi. The meeting came after Foreign Secretary level meeting between India and Pakistan earlier in March. According to sources, the meeting was called by Pakistan envoy...
  • Why ban 'India's Daughter'? Debate continues amongst Bollywood celebrities March 7, 2015

    New Delhi: Film celebrities like Madhoo and Soha Ali Khan on Friday continued to question the viability of the ban on the broadcast of 'India's Daughter', a documentary based on the December 16, 2012 gang rape in Delhi. Actress Soha Ali Khan, daughter of former Central Board of Film Certification (CBFC)...
  • Saif Ali Khan's 'Go Goa Gone' to release in Japan March 4, 2015

    Mumbai: Actor Saif Ali Khan's zombie-comedy 'Go Goa Gone' will be released in Japan on March 21. The 2013 film directed by Raj Nidimoru and Krishna DK, also featured Kunal Khemu, Vir Das, Puja Gupta and Anand Tiwari. "The Japanese market has shown a fair appetite for Indian films. After the...
  • Ali Zafar newly-born daughter is called Alyza, says his four year old son named his sister March 3, 2015

    Mumbai: Pakistani actor Ali Zafar has revealed he has named his seven-day-old daughter Alyza. The 34-year-old 'Kill Dil' star and wife Ayesha Fazli welcomed Alyza, their second child, on February 23. The couple has an elder son Azaan, who is four-year-old. The moniker has been decided by Azaan. "4 yr...
  • Kareena Kapoor: I'm not interested in any part of filmmaking apart from acting March 2, 2015

    New Delhi: At a time when actors are exploring new arenas of the glamour industry -- be it fashion, production, direction or turning into a singer, actress Kareena Kapoor says she stays away from all such offers to focus on her passion -- acting. "I have been offered to start my...