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  • Ice Road Truckers: The most deadliest roads October 15, 2011

    We bring you the most amazing moments from Ice Road Truckers deadliest roads. ...
  • F1 fever: Arjun Rampal can't wait for Lady Gaga September 27, 2011

    Actor Arjun Rampal says he and his company are excited about Lady Gaga's visit to India during the Formula One event. ...
  • 'Inside Central Asia' is very well researched September 21, 2011

    This is a year old book. And I still haven't finished it. My bad. Why am I writing a review if I haven't finished it? Because weekend after weekend, I pick it off my mantelpiece and read a few pages. I leave it on my table and it gets admiring glances...
  • Tom Cruise impresses ex Formula One driver August 25, 2011

    London: Hollywood superstar Tom Cruise has impressed former Formula One driver David Coulthard by reaching 181 miles per hour during a Red Bull race car testing. The motoring fanatic, who starred in 1990 stock car racing film 'Days of Thunder', took control of the 850horsepower vehicle on a 2.5 km race track...
  • Pranab to represent Congress at allparty meet August 24, 2011

    New Delhi: Finance Minister Pranab Mukherjee will represent the Congress at the allparty meeting convened by Prime Minister Manmohan Singh on Wednesday to discuss the Lokpal issue. "Pranab Mukherjee will represent the Congress at the allparty meeting today," a senior AICC leader said. Mukherjee had represented the party at similar meetings...
  • I don't believe in competition: Sonakshi August 3, 2011

    The onefilm old Sonakshi Sinha is giving other actresses a run for their money by bagging endorsements and big films, but the Dabangg girl says she doesn't consider herself as part of the competition. "I don't look at it that way. I think everybody here has something to offer. Everyone has...
  • No flight ops at Mahalaxmi race course: DGCA July 28, 2011

    Mumbai: In a blow to Mumbai's high flyers, the Directorate General of Civil Aviation (DGCA) has taken the decision to suspend flying operations at Mahalaxmi Race Course. The race course, which was used by corporate tycoons and stars as a heliport, has been shut for not having adequate its security...
  • Overdrive: Selecting a Rally car May 8, 2011

    This week on 'Overdrive' we tell you about the which car to select for a Rally race. ...
  • Teteetete with Sonakshi Sinha March 23, 2011

    Actress Sonakshi Sinha wants to prove that she is truly Dabangg when it comes to her professional career. Brushing aside the rumours that she wants to refrain from doing item numbers, the actress came out saying that she is not scared of doing them. The 23yearold, who has shown her dancing...
  • MRF International Challenge: The grand rollout! February 21, 2011

    The first grand round of MRF's premiere racing series, the MRF International Challenge 2011 commenced at the Madras Motor Race Track at Chennai, report CNBCTV18s Shereen Bhan and Sandeep Srikanth. During the initial years of the championship, only tintop car racing was allowed but now the championship will receive a...
  • Sonakshi on weight loss spree for 'Race 2' February 3, 2011

    Mumbai: Sonakshi Sinha, who is in Race 2, will have to rev up the feline quotient to the optimum as director duo AbbasMustan want to do away with her 'gaon ki gori' image completely. So the actress is busy shedding extra pounds. "First, I had to lose weight for my debut...
  • Karthikeyan returns to Formula One January 6, 2011

    Chennai: Narain Karthikeyan will return to Formula One after a fiveseason interval as he signed up with Hispania Racing Team, it was officially announced on Thursday. In 2005, the 33year old Coimbatorebased Karthikeyan became the first Indian to debut Formula One when he drove for Jordan and even picked up some...
  • CNNIBN @ 5: Children's Day with Prime Minister January 5, 2011

    Celebrating 5 years of CNNIBN, we look back at a special show on Children's Day with Prime Minister Manmohan Singh. ...
  • Taking golf to the next level November 4, 2010

    The newly launched Race to Ireland could well be the giant step Indian golf was waiting to take. ...
  • F1 comes to India, first race on Oct 30, 2011 September 8, 2010

    Paris: India will get its inaugural Formula 1 race on October 30, 2011 after the sport's governing body International Automobile Federation (FIA) on Wednesday decided to have a record 20 races next year. The Indian Grand Prix will take place as soon as October next year if the circuit...
  • Abhishek replacing Saif? September 2, 2010

    Buzz is that Saif Ali Khan has opted out of Ramesh Tauranis Race 2. The Chhote Nawab has no dates for the film, with his calendar blocked with Vishal Bhardwaj and Kunal Kohlis next. Since the Race sequel is still in preproduction stages, Saif thought it would be wise to...
  • The Super Power debate: Race between India and China August 28, 2010

    Raghav Bahl's Super Power? is making waves. Watch the panel discussion that answers the crucial question who's the next super power is it India's tortoise or China's hare? ...
  • C'garh hitandrun case: girl driver gets bail August 19, 2010

    Amanat Brar, the accused in Chandigarh hitandrun incident which killed 2 persons, was granted bail by a local court on Wednesday....
  • C'garh drunken driving:19yearold arrested August 18, 2010

    Chandigarh: The girl suspected to be driving the Honda Accord that killed two persons on a motorcycle on Tuesday evening in Chandigarh has surrendered. The accused, 19yearold Amanat Brar, daughter of a retired Army officer, surrendered at Chandigarh's Sector 13 police station on Wednesday. Amanat has now been granted bail...
  • Kerala gears up for Nehru Trophy Boat Race August 8, 2010

    Hardly a week left for the Nehru Trophy boat race and the oarsmen are already out on the backwaters of Kerala practicing for the mega event, which happens to be the most prestigious boat race of Kerala. ...
  • Indians are biggest victim of race attacks in UK July 2, 2010

    London: Racial attacks on Indians abroad has been a reason for much concern lately and the nightmare is far from over. According to a new report Indians are a soft target in the UK, particularly in cities like London. According to the 2001 Census Indians are the single largest ethnic minority...
  • Force India sues Lotus over car design June 2, 2010

    New Delhi: The Vijay Mallyaowned Force India Formula One team has sued F1 rival Lotus in UK, accusing it of copying their VJM03 wind tunnel model. "The Force India F1 Team confirms it has instigated UK civil proceedings against 1Malaysia Racing Team SDN BHD (a Malaysian company), 1Malaysia Racing Team (UK)...
  • Katrina learns dirt biking for Zoya's next May 6, 2010

    Actress Katrina Kaif, who will be seen as a politician in her forthcoming release Raajneeti, is learning dirt bike riding for Zoya Akhtar's Running with the Bulls. The actress is said to be impressed with the script and is throwing herself into all sorts of stunt training to prepare for her...
  • Another Indian found dead in Sydney April 12, 2010

    Sydney: Another Indian has been found dead in Sydney. Dharmendar Singh, hailing from Nadampr village in Punjab, was found dead on Sunday on a roadside in Sydney. Singh had gone to Sydney with his wife about oneandahalf year ago. His family back home at his native village is in a state...
  • $10 mn Dubai WC to held this weekend March 24, 2010

    Thousand horses from 23 countries will be competing, including one belonging to former England cricket captain Andrew Flintoff. ...
  • Karun Chandhok enters F1 arena March 4, 2010

    Murcia (Spain): Karun Chandhok, the 26yearold from Chennai, on Thursday signed up with Hispanic Racing and will participate in the 2010 Formula One Grand Prix series, according to a formal announcement here when the team unveiled its cars and livery. Chandhok becomes only the second Indian after Narain Karthikeyan to get...
  • Drunk men assault, abuse Asian couple in Melbourne March 2, 2010

    Melbourne: A Sri Lankan man and his Indian wife were attacked and racially abused by drunken men at their home in Melbourne A group of some 25 men beat up 60yearold Ranjit Sahasranaman, who is married to Indianorigin Agalya Sahasranamn, outside the couples home in Carrams Down suburb on Sunday morning. Sahasranaman,...
  • Dick Francis, exjockey and racy crime writer, dies February 14, 2010

    London: Bestselling crime writer Dick Francis, who drew on his experience as a successful steeplechase jockey for his racing thrillers, has died aged 89, the BBC said on Sunday. Francis rode more than 350 winners, and was champion jockey before injury forced him to take up the pen, first writing for...
  • Are our people safe? India asks Australia to explain February 10, 2010

    Melbourne: India on Wednesday sought "credible answers" from Australia about the safety of its nationals who are studying in that country. "It is important to understand that there is anger and frustration in India over what is happening (in Australia)," said Indian High Commissioner Sujatha Singh in an article published in...
  • Aussie police delay releasing survey on racism February 10, 2010

    Melbourne: The release of a research paper providing evidence that Indian students in Melbourne feel racially targeted was delayed by the Australian police. The survey conducted by Victoria University will be reviewed by the police in 60 days and the paper will be released on February 16. It was earlier scheduled...