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  • Sun, celebrities, and a world-renowned film festival have made Cannes synonymous with glamour 19-04-2014 08:31 AM

    Cannes: Sun, celebrities, and a world-renowned film festival have made Cannes synonymous with glamour, guaranteed prime people-watching and a chance to relish the good life against the backdrop of palm trees and yachts. From Brigitte Bardot to Angelina Jolie, Grace Kelly to Nicole Kidman - the stars of yesteryear and...
  • Aston Villa suspend assistant manager Culverhouse 15-04-2014 10:37 PM

    Aston Villa have suspended assistant manager Ian Culverhouse and head of football operations Gary Karsa while an internal investigation is carried out, the club said in a statement on Tuesday. No further details about their situation were provided, but Gordon Cowans and Shay Given have been temporarily promoted to assist...
  • Kevin Pietersen all set for fresh start in IPL 7 14-04-2014 07:36 PM

    After an unceremonious England exit, Kevin Pietersen takes a fresh guard as skipper of Delhi Daredevils in the seventh edition of IPL. ...
  • Pietersen right man to lead Delhi Daredevils: Gary Kirsten 11-04-2014 08:02 PM

    After getting sacked by England, Kevin Pietersen has committed to play for Delhi Daredevils throughout IPL 7. ...
  • Coaching in IPL is a different challenge, says Gary Kirsten 09-04-2014 08:06 PM

    There has been a lot of talk about whether the decision of not retaining Virender Sehwag was justified, but Delhi Daredevils coach Gary Kirsten feels that irrespective how it pans out, that was the only way forward. "At the auction we made a decision to select a new squad and...
  • Not eyeing IPL 7 to prove critics wrong, says Kevin Pietersen 08-04-2014 08:09 PM

    Axed from England's set-up earlier this year, Kevin Pietersen on Tuesday said he will not use the upcoming Indian Premier League to "prove anything" to his detractors. A little more than two months after being dropped from England's international set-up, Pietersen said he has already accepted the harsh reality that...
  • South Africa are in safe hands, says former captain Graeme Smith 04-04-2014 09:44 AM

    Graeme Smith believes South Africa are in safe hands, despite his retirement as captain and the recent departures of coach Gary Kirsten and allrounder Jacques Kallis, because the squad are still brimming with experience. Smith announced his retirement in March after 12 years, more than 9,000 test runs and 27...
  • Michael Schumacher's wife building a 10-million-pound medical suite for his care 30-03-2014 03:40 PM

    London: Ailing seven-time Formula One champion Michael Schumacher's wife is reportedly building a 10-million-pound medical suite at their home by Lake Geneva in Switzerland so that he can undergo treatment at home. Corinna Schumacher is using the family's 500-million-pound fortune to build a suite equipped with high-tech medical facilities at...
  • Manchester United greats agree deal to buy lowly Salford City 28-03-2014 08:48 AM

    Manchester: Manchester United's Ryan Giggs and team mates from the famous 'Class of 92' have agreed a deal to buy Salford City who play in the muddy and unglamorous world of English soccer's eighth tier. Giggs, along with Paul Scholes, Gary Neville, Phil Neville and Nicky Butt, will complete the...
  • Schumacher may never recover due to serious lapses of judgement: ex-F1 doctor 26-03-2014 03:35 PM

    Former chief doctor for the sport of Formula One, Dr. Gary Hatstein, believes 'serious lapses of judgement' in the medical care of Michael Schumacher may never let him recover from the brain injuries he suffered after a skiing accident on December 29 last year, which has left the F1 legend...
  • Chelsea cruise through to Champions League quarters 19-03-2014 08:09 AM

    London: Chelsea cruised into the Champions League last eight with a 2-0 win over toothlesss Galatasaray on Tuesday for a 3-1 aggregate success as Didier Drogba's Stamford Bridge homecoming turned out to be a damp squib. First-half goals by Samuel Eto'o and Gary Cahill effectively settled the tie and Chelsea...
  • Graeme Smith the greatest Test captain ever, says Gary Kirsten 07-03-2014 08:35 PM

    New Delhi: Graeme Smith has received an enormous compliment from former India coach Gary Kirsten, who called the just-retired South African legend the "best captain that has ever lived" in Test cricket. The South African called time on his international cricket career after a successful run that saw him being...
  • Karthik is eager to play under Kirsten again 15-02-2014 05:50 PM

    Mumbai: Wicketkeeper-batsman Dinesh Karthik, who was the second-costliest buy at Rs 12.5 crore in the IPL auction at Bangalore earlier this week, is keen to play under Delhi Daredevils coach Gary Kirsten in season 7 of the T20 tournament starting April 9. "Everybody knows him as a wonderful human being...
  • Yet to decide on Delhi Daredevils' captaincy: Gary Kirsten 13-02-2014 10:49 PM

    After buying Kevin Pietersen for 9 crore, Delhi Daredevils are yet to decide on the captaincy role for season 7. ...
  • I would like to captain Delhi Daredevils: Kevin Pietersen 13-02-2014 04:40 PM

    Bangalore: Controversial batsman Kevin Pietersen, whose England career came to an abrupt end after a disastrous Ashes campaign earlier this month, on Thursday expressed desire to lead the Delhi Daredevils in the seventh edition of the Indian Premier League. Pietersen was bought for a whopping Rs 9 crore by the...
  • Gary Kirsten rules himself out of coaching England 09-02-2014 09:26 AM

    London: South African Gary Kirsten has said he does not want to be considered for the job of England team director because of personal reasons. The 46-year-old had been tipped by many as a potential replacement for Andy Flower, who resigned last week to allow the team to rebuild after...
  • Gary Kirsten rules himself out of England running 07-02-2014 07:21 PM

    London: South African Gary Kirsten has said he does not want to be considered for the job of England team director because of personal reasons. The 46-year-old had been tipped by many as a potential replacement for Andy Flower, who resigned last week to allow the team to rebuild after...
  • 'RoboCop 2014' is very close to reality: Jose Padilha 06-02-2014 03:42 PM

    New Delhi: Brazilian director Jose Padilha is making his Hollywood debut with 'RoboCop', a remake of the 1987 film of the same name, and says his approach to the sci-fi film is similar to the happenings in the world today. A re-telling of the Paul Verhoeven-directed 1987 movie, the film...
  • Not interested in role of England team director: Kirsten 03-02-2014 07:50 PM

    New Delhi: Former India coach Gary Kirsten is not interested in taking up the role of England's Team Director and had distanced himself from the job. The 46-year-old former Proteas opener, who had guided India to World Cup victory and No 1 ranking in Test cricket, is third favourite in...
  • Gary Kirsten keen to set up cricket academy in India 28-01-2014 09:16 PM

    Hyderabad: Former South African cricketer Gary Kirsten is keen to set up a cricket academy in India, if he gets an opportunity. The former coach of the Indian team said while nothing was "majorly" planned, this was something he was certainly looking into. "I have been thinking about that. I...
  • Joel Kinnaman felt 'naked' underneath RoboCop suit 26-01-2014 02:09 PM

    Los Angeles: Actor Joel Kinnaman says he wasn't comfortable under the iconic suit for the film 'RoboCop' as he was hardly wearing anything inside it. Kinnaman plays a part-robot part-human super cop with bionic body parts. The Swedish actor has said that it wasn't a pleasant experience wearing that heavy...
  • 2nd ODI, Aus vs Eng: as it happened 17-01-2014 08:28 AM

    (For ball-by-ball commentary, scroll down to the bottom of the page) TOSS: England opt to bat against Australia. England were hoping to redeem their campaign in the 50-over format but got off to a bad start by losing the first one-dayer against Australia in Melbourne by six wickets. But the...
  • Jet CEO Gary Toomey quits within 6 months of taking over 16-01-2014 06:44 PM

    In an unexpected move, Jet Airways Chief Executive Officer Gary Kenneth Toomey announced his immediate departure from the airline on Thursday. "Gary Kenneth Toomey, chief executive of the company has resigned with immediate effect," Jet Airways said in a BSE filing on Thursday. Toomey, who was appointed only last June...
  • 1st ODI: Aaron Finch hundred guides Australia to win 12-01-2014 04:52 PM

    Melbourne: Aaron Finch made his second century in one-day cricket internationals, sharing a 163-run opening partnership with David Warner that lifted Australia to a six-wicket win over England Sunday in the first of a four-match series. Finch made 121 and Warner 65 as Australia, in a carefully measured chase, ran...
  • 'Dawn of the Planet of the Apes' trailer: Caesar's genetically evolved apes are back 19-12-2013 11:03 AM

    New Delhi: The makers have released the trailer of 'Dawn of the Planet of the Apes'. Directed by Matt Reeves, the film features Andy Serkis, Gary Oldman, Jason Clarke and Kodi Smit-McPhe in the lead roles. The film is scheduled to be released on July 11, 2014. An entity of...
  • Hooper strike gives Norwich point against Swansea 15-12-2013 10:05 PM

    Norwich: Gary Hooper scored a superb 25-yard effort to earn Norwich a 1-1 draw on Sunday in their Premier League match against Swansea at Carrow Road, where Nathan Dyer looked to have sustained a serious ankle injury after earlier putting the visitors in front. Former Celtic striker Hooper lashed home...
  • John Terry scores as Chelsea defeat Southampton 3-1 01-12-2013 11:37 PM

    London: John Terry marked his 400th Premier League appearance with a goal as Chelsea fought back from an early deficit to beat Southampton 3-1 Sunday and move to second in the standings. After a sloppy start that saw Jose Mourinho's team concede a goal just after kickoff, Chelsea recovered in...
  • England 212 for 7 declared against Australian XI in warm-up 29-11-2013 03:34 PM

    Alice Springs: England Test aspirants Jonny Bairstow and the previously uncapped and Zimbabwe-born Gary Ballance top-scored for the tourists in their 212 for 7 declared on the first day of a two-day match against a Cricket Australia Chairman's XI. Sent in to bat, England slumped to 149 for 6 on...
  • Uncovering the truth about the Bangladesh war 12-11-2013 05:20 PM

    Professor Gary Bass of Princeton University has written The Blood Telegram: India's Secret War in East Pakistan, tapping into newly declassified resources, including hours of White House tapes. The book makes no bones about the fact that the massive refugee crisis in the run-up to the 1971 war could have...