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  • Kings XI Punjab's M-factor: Maxwell and Miller 21-04-2014 03:07 AM

    The M-factor for the Kings XI Punjab in the IPL 7 season seven seems to be working well. (Glenn) Maxwell and (David) Miller are the two juggernauts who again proved to be the match winners for the Punjab-based outfit. Maxwell and Miller underlined their credentials as big-match players by leading...
  • Maxwell, Miller fireworks power Punjab to seven-wicket win over Rajasthan 20-04-2014 11:59 PM

    Glenn Maxwell played a whirlwind knock of 89 runs before David Miller provided the finishing touches with a breathtaking 19-ball-51 as Kings XI Punjab hammered Rajasthan Royals by seven wickets in a high-scoring IPL match on Sunday. Chasing an imposing 192 to win, Maxwell and Miller put on display an...
  • Everton remain in top-four hunt with 2-0 victory over Manchester United 20-04-2014 11:02 PM

    England: Everton ensured a miserable return to Goodison Park for former manager David Moyes by overwhelming Manchester United in a 2-0 win to keep pace with Arsenal in the race for Champions League qualification on Sunday. First-half goals by Leighton Baines - from the penalty spot - and Kevin Mirallas...
  • Stanislas Wawrinka beats David Ferrer to reach Monte Carlo final 19-04-2014 08:47 PM

    Monaco: Australian Open champion Stanislas Wawrinka reached the Monte Carlo Masters final after beating Spaniard David Ferrer 6-1, 7-6 (3) on Saturday to set up a possible all-Swiss decider against Roger Federer. Although the third-seeded Wawrinka made a string of unforced errors - 40 compared to 12 for Ferrer -...
  • David Miller eyeing to imbibe courage of conviction from Sehwag 19-04-2014 12:32 PM

    Abu Dhabi: Devastating Kings XI batsman David Miller wants to imbibe the "courage of conviction" from his new teammate and hero Virender Sehwag while sharing the dressing room with the veteran Indian cricketer in the ongoing seventh edition of IPL. Miller said he won't let go any opportunity to pick...
  • Steven Spielberg to adapt David Kertzer novel 'Kidnapping of Edgardo Mortara' 19-04-2014 10:57 AM

    Los Angeles: Steven Spielberg is adapting the David Kertzer novel 'The Kidnapping of Edgardo Mortara' as a religious period drama which he may direct. The director's Dreamworks has partnered with The Weinstein Co to adapt the novel which will reunite Spielberg with Tony Kushner, who penned Oscar-nominated 'Lincoln'. Kushner was...
  • Everton game not about me, says David Moyes 18-04-2014 10:03 PM

    Manchester United manager David Moyes played down the significance of returning to his former club for the first time in Sunday's Premier League match against Everton. Moyes was in charge at Goodison Park for 11 years before joining United in July to take over from the retired Alex Ferguson. He...
  • Rafael Nadal admits he's lacking confidence 18-04-2014 09:48 PM

    Despite going into the Monte Carlo Masters on the back of another impressive unbeaten run on clay, Rafael Nadal admitted six months before his beloved French Open that he has been struggling with his confidence for months. The world number one, who was knocked out in the quarter-finals of the...
  • Rafael Nadal ousted by David Ferrer in Monte Carlo quarters 18-04-2014 06:55 PM

    Monaco: Rafael Nadal lost to Spanish compatriot David Ferrer 7-6 (1), 6-4 in the quarter-finals on Friday, his earliest exit at the Monte Carlo Masters in 11 years. While he beat Nadal just last year, Ferrer hadn't defeated Nadal on clay since 2004. A day after becoming the 11th man...
  • Victoria Beckham celebrates 40th birthday at Grand Canyon 18-04-2014 06:45 PM

    London: Singer-turned-designer Victoria Beckham celebrated her birthday recently at the Grand Canyon. The former Spice Girl star, who turned 40 on Thursday, took a hiking trip to the Grand canyon along with her family, reported Hello magazine. Victoria visited the tourist attraction with husband David, 38, along with their sons...
  • Britney Spears to marry beau David Lucado in an 'intimate and kid-friendly' ceremony in Hawaii 18-04-2014 08:20 AM

    Los Angeles: Singer Britney Spears and fiance David Lucadao have reportedly found their wedding destination. The couple recently enjoyed a vacation to Hawaii and sources say it was actually a recon mission for her planned June wedding, reports showbizspy.com. "Britney took David and her two sons on a test run...
  • Foreign players miss IPL buzz in the UAE 17-04-2014 08:00 PM

    Foreign players David Miller and Shaun Marsh are missing the buzz which is usually seen in the Indian Premier League. Miller, the explosive South African batsman who is part of the Kings XI Punjab squad, found UAE completely different from India, where he has experienced more excitement around the league....
  • Kings XI Punjab poised for maiden title in IPL 7: David Miller 17-04-2014 06:55 PM

    Destructing South Africa batsman David Miller believes Kings XI Punjab have built a strong squad capable of winning its maiden Indian Premier League title this year. The Punjab outfit, who have only once qualified for the knockout stage in the six editions of the event, made smart buys in the...
  • IPL 7: Controversy-ridden Rajasthan open campaign against Hyderabad 17-04-2014 06:25 PM

    Rajasthan Royals fought both on and off the field last year, but the team would not like to think about its controversial past and focus on cricket alone in the seventh season of the Indian Premier League, which the Rahul Dravid-mentored franchise will begin against a strong Sunrisers Hyderabad outfit...
  • Watch: Does Ben Affleck as Nick Dunne look guilty in 'Gone Girl'? 17-04-2014 10:25 AM

    Directed by David Fincher and based upon the global bestseller by Gillian Flynn, 'Gone Girl' is supposed to take long, hard look, at the heart of a modern marriage. The haunting trailer, that plays along with a beautiful cover of 'She' by Richard Butler, showcases the dark side of an...
  • India get richer for finishing third ranked Test side 15-04-2014 05:38 PM

    Dubai: India on Tuesday received a cheque of $265,000 for finishing third, while South Africa pocketed $475,000 for claiming the top position in the ICC Test Team Rankings at the April 1 cut-off date. While South Africa finished as the number one team, Australia claimed the second position and won...
  • Deepika Pallikal loses in Texas Open squash final 14-04-2014 01:52 PM

    Houston: Deepika Pallikal stumbled on the final hurdle against Egyptian teenager Nour El Sherbini in the title clash of the Women's Champion Fiberglass Texas Open on Monday. Eyeing maiden major title of her career, world No 12 Deepika faltered against the 18-year-old qualifier 7-11, 11-5, 7-11 to lose in 48...
  • I don't call myself a star. Not now, not ever: Varun Dhawan 14-04-2014 12:19 PM

    Mumbai: Young actor Varun Dhawan, whose fan following seems to have increased following his latest release 'Main Tera Hero', wants to avoid calling himself a "star". He says that establishing a connect with the audience will always be of importance for him. "I wouldn't call myself a star. Not now,...
  • Liverpool beat Manchester City 3-2 to boost title hopes 13-04-2014 08:03 PM

    Liverpool: Liverpool became the favourite to win the Premier League after beating title rival Manchester City 3-2 on Sunday, with Philippe Coutinho's late goal settling a thrilling and emotionally charged match at Anfield. The Brazilian playmaker pounced on City captain Vincent Kompany's poor clearance to curl home a 78th-minute winner,...
  • David Dhawan's 'Main Tera Hero' makes Rs 38.48 crore in its first week 12-04-2014 12:10 PM

    Mumbai: Bollywood film 'Main Tera Hero", directed by David Dhawan, has collected a whopping Rs.38.48 crore in its first week. The movie released April 4 in Indian theatres and has managed to mint over Rs.35 crore, said a statement. Featuring actors Varun Dhawan, Ileana D'cruz and Nargis Fakhri, the movie...
  • Ellen DeGeneres, Jamie Foxx, Tina Fey, Neil Patrick Harris: Who else was worthy of the 'Late Show'? 11-04-2014 12:43 PM

    Los Angeles: Congratulations, Stephen Colbert, on winning CBS' 'Late Show' gig. You're brilliantly funny, you've proven yourself in the Comedy Central farm leagues, and odds are you will be a worthy successor to David Letterman. But forgive us if we spend a few wistful moments thinking about what might have...
  • IPL 7: Sunrisers Hyderabad can emerge as the dark horse 11-04-2014 11:57 AM

    Come April 16, eight teams competing in the seventh edition of Indian Premier League (IPL) will become the cynosure of all eyes. No side is an underdog and to predict a winner early is close to impossible in IPL. A team boasting of top cricketing stars can crash like a...
  • Stephen Colbert to replace Letterman on 'Late Show' 11-04-2014 10:12 AM

    New York: CBS moved swiftly Thursday to replace the retiring David Letterman with Comedy Central's Stephen Colbert, who will take over the "Late Show" next year and do battle with Jimmy Fallon and Jimmy Kimmel for late-night television supremacy. Colbert, 49, has been hosting "The Colbert Report" at 11:30 p.m....
  • ICC paves way for Associate Members to earn Test status 10-04-2014 05:21 PM

    Dubai: The ICC on Thursday paved the way for Associate Members to earn Test status by introducing the 'ICC Test Challenge', which will take place every four years between the lowest ranked Test team and the winner of the ICC Inter-Continental Cup. The decision, taken at the ICC's Executive Board...
  • Lindsay Lohan, David Letterman prank call Oprah Winfrey 10-04-2014 05:19 PM

    Los Angeles: Lindsay Lohan and David Letterman had fun at the expense of Oprah Winfrey by prank calling her on The Late Show. The clip sees Letterman place a personal call to Winfrey at Lohan's request, and pretend to pose as the actress's secretary, reported Ace Showbiz. Winfrey is heard...
  • Evra's flash in the pan sums up Manchester United's season 10-04-2014 02:00 PM

    London: For two minutes after Patrice Evra's spectacular goal at the Allianz Arena on Wednesday, Manchester United fans were allowed to dream that their Champions League campaign would not end in a tame quarter-final exit at the hands of holders Bayern Munich. Bayern's response, though, was typically ruthless, hitting back...
  • David Moyes will focus on rebuilding United for Champions League 10-04-2014 09:05 AM

    Munich: David Moyes said his focus was on building a team to get Manchester United back in the Champions League after they lost to Bayern Munich in the quarter-finals on Wednesday, all but ending their hopes of playing in next season's competition. After a dismal domestic campaign by their lofty...
  • Everton running hot in race for Champions League 08-04-2014 04:55 PM

    It is a sign of the feel-good factor surrounding Everton's push for a top-four finish that instead of bunkering down as the season reaches its tense finale, Roberto Martinez's side are holding an open training session in front of thousands of fans. Having won six successive league matches, the latest...
  • Victoria Beckham poses for Hello! magazine cover 07-04-2014 05:42 PM

    London: Singer-turned-fashion designer Victoria Beckham, who is set to turn 40 this month graced the cover of a magazine. The 39-year-old former Spice Girl has flaunted an elegant red dress on the cover of Hello! magazine's April issue, reported Daily Mirror. Beckham plans to celebrate her birthday by hosting a...