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  • Race Gurram: Shruti Haasan sings 'Down Down Duppa' for the film February 21, 2014

    Chennai: Actress Shruti Haasan, who is equally popular for her singing prowess, has crooned a dubstep number in upcoming Telugu actioner 'Race Gurram'. She says the entire team worked hard on the song. Composed by S.S Thaman, the song is titled 'Down Down Duppa'. "What an awesome shoot for Down Down Duppa!...
  • Delhi: 2 Metro stations to be closed in view of Telangana protests February 17, 2014

    New Delhi: Two Metro stations near Parliament House will remain shut on Monday in view of possible protests over the Telangana issue. Central Secretariat and Udyog Bhawan stations will remain closed from 9 am to 5 pm, while Race Course and Patel Chowk stations will be kept open, a DMRC spokesperson...
  • Motorists to vroom in first motorcar race in Agra on Sunday February 8, 2014

    This Taj city will host its first motorcar race on Sunday, an organiser said on Saturday. Organised by Motor Sports Club of Agra, Taj Mahotsav Organising Committee and Incarnation Sports, the first Taj Sprint Speed will be held at Shastripuram. Motor Sports Club of Agra president Rajiv Gupta told IANS: "The fivekm...
  • Delhi Metro service to be curtailed on Republic Day January 23, 2014

    New Delhi: Delhi Metro said on Thursday that its services will be partially curtailed on Republic Day for security reasons. It said the Central Secretariat and Udyog Bhavan stations will remain closed from 6 a.m. to 12 noon but the interchange facility at the Central Secretariat will be available. Patel Chowk and...
  • All four central Delhi metro stations reopened January 21, 2014

    New Delhi: All the four metro stations in north block which were closed upon the directions of Delhi Police in view of a dharna by Chief Minister Arvind Kejriwal have been now reopened. "All four metro stations reopened at 8.08 pm," a DMRC official said. The four stations Central Secretariat,...
  • Rahul is not in PM race and it is final: Sonia January 17, 2014

    New Delhi: Congress President Sonia Gandhi on Friday said that the Congress Working Committee's decision to not name Rahul Gandhi as the prime ministerial candidate for the Lok Sabha elections is final. Rising before a roaring crowd of over a thousand party workers, Sonia Gandhi began her much anticipated speech by...
  • Sahara Force India ink technical partnership with Motegi December 27, 2013

    New Delhi: Sahara Force India on Friday announced a new technical partnership with Motegi Racing, a high performance wheel brand. The new partnership will see the team's 2014 car fitted with wheels carrying the Motegi Racing brand. "I'm very happy to announce our partnership with Motegi Racing. 2014 is a landmark...
  • In diverse US, Santa Claus has many faces, races December 20, 2013

    In Atlanta, children of many races share their Christmas wish lists with a black Santa Claus. In Houston, Santa dons a red zoot suit and dances to jazz as he hands out gifts in MexicanAmerican neighborhoods. In Indian Country, Native American Santas add American Indian attire to their red snowsuits, visiting shops...
  • Shah Rukh, Farah are protective about me: Deepika Padukone December 8, 2013

    Mumbai: Actress Deepika Padukone does not regret being unable to make her Hollywood debut with 'Fast and Furious 7' and says she is open to doing films in the West even if the role is small. Deepika was offered to be a part of 'Fast and Furious 7' movie, but she...
  • 'Chennai Express' to 'Krrish 3': The biggest box office wins of 2013 December 5, 2013

    New Delhi: One of the major parameters to judge a film's appeal is its boxoffice performance. The Hindi film industry becomes a bunch of naive people when it comes to choose one between the critical acclaim and commercial success. The popular perception of Bollywood is still that it produces films...
  • We are keen to make 'Race 3': Ramesh Taurani December 4, 2013

    Mumbai: If things will turn out well, producer Ramesh Taurani will take the 'Race' franchise ahead and make the third part. The successful franchise started in 2008 and both 'Race' and 'Race 2' turned out to be successful attempts. Taurani told IANS: "We are still scripting for 'Race 3'. It's a very...
  • Race of Champions called off due to Thai protests December 2, 2013

    This month's Race of Champions motorsport event in Bangkok has been called off due to political upheaval in the Thai capital, organisers said on Monday. Formula One world champions Sebastian Vettel and Michael Schumacher had been among the drivers due to participate in the December 1415 event at the Rajamangala Stadium. Tens...
  • Ram Leela: Deepika's fourth film to enter the Rs 100 cr club in 2013 November 30, 2013

    New Delhi: Deepika Padukone has continued her dream run at the boxoffice with director Sanjay Leela Bhansali's 'Ram Leela'. The film is set in Gujarat, and also features Ranveer Singh in the lead. Trade analyst Taran Adarsh tweeted about the film's business, "2013 has been a remarkable year for Deepika Padukone....
  • Telugu film industry to adopt new audio technology November 21, 2013

    Hyderabad: Telugu film industry will soon be adopting immersive audio technology Auro 11.1 by Barco sound, to give a new experience to the moviegoers. 'Race Gurram' will be the first Telugu movie to adopt the nextgeneration threelayer sound technology from Auro Technologies, powered by digital cinema pioneer Barco. The movie being produced...
  • Flashback 2013: The good, bad and ugly of Bollywood in JanFeb November 11, 2013

    It is the fag end of 2013 and as we look back at the films that were released this year. From thrillers to romance to satires, 2013 had an interesting palate of films. As we near to the end of the year, we present a series in which we...
  • Red Bull celebrate success with donuts at helipad October 31, 2013

    Dubai: To celebrate winning the Formula One Drivers' and Constructors' Championships for the fourth consecutive year, Red Bull Racing ran one of their cars at one of the most recognised locations on earth, the helipad of Burj Al Arab hotel. Perched 210 metres above the sea, on a helipad 24 metres...
  • '24' is drawing youngsters to TV: Anil Kapoor October 31, 2013

    Kolkata: Receiving compliments for his debut television production '24' is a pleasure for actor Anil Kapoor. He said that the biggest achievement of the thriller is that it has managed to hook youngsters. "The best thing is that youngsters who never used to watch TV are hooked to it. They have...
  • Supreme Court refuses to put a stay on Formula 1 race, adjourns case till Nov 1 October 24, 2013

    Supreme Court has refused to put a stay on Formula 1 race on Friday after a petition was filed to put the mega event on hold for alleged tax default. The court has adjourned the matter till November 1st which means the event will take place on Saturday as scheduled. Two...
  • Karun Chandhok and Narain Karthikeyan team up again for ROC October 14, 2013

    New Delhi: India will be representing in the Race Of Champions (ROC) for the second time after Karun Chandhok and Narain Karthikeyan signed up for ROC 2013, to be held at Bangkok's Rajamangala Stadium on the weekend of December 1415. The former Formula 1 drivers joined forces for Team India at...
  • 2014 calendar 'beyond the limit' for Formula One teams October 4, 2013

    Yeongam: Formula One's record 22 race calendar for 2014 is 'beyond the limit' for teams but looks likely to be trimmed before it becomes definitive, according to Red Bull team principal Christian Horner. Three races on the calendar released last week have asterisks against them South Korea, New Jersey and...
  • Hunt for India's next Formula One driver September 27, 2013

    Buddh International Circuit (BIC) is all set to host JK Racing this weekend. Chennai's Vishnu Prasad is leading the points table at the moment. ...
  • Murray, Djokovic, Nadal seal ATP Tour finals spot; Federer battling September 10, 2013

    London: Britain's Andy Murray joined world number one Novak Djokovic and newly-crowned US Open champion Rafael Nadal as definite qualifiers for the ATP World Tour finals on Tuesday but Roger Federer faces a battle to make the eight-man field. Despite falling at the quarter-final stage in his defence of the US...
  • Coaxed by daughters, Anil Kapoor joins Twitter August 20, 2013

    Mumbai: Bollywood actor Anil Kapoor is on Twitter. He says his daughters actress Sonam and filmmaker Rhea pushed him into joining the microblogging site. "So after all that coaxing by my digitally savvy daughters, I am finally on Twitter. Let's connect," Anil posted in his first tweet Tuesday. Both Sonam...
  • Nitish rules himself out of PM race, says he is not fit for it August 8, 2013

    New Delhi: Bihar Chief Minister Nitish Kumar has ruled himself out of the Prime Ministerial race for 2014 Lok Sabha polls but he did not rule not the formation of a Third Front like government. Speaking at Network18's Think India Dialogue, the Chief Minister said the Prime Ministerial post...
  • Milkha Singh's 'The Race of My Life' is a disappointing package deal August 2, 2013

    Milkha Singh's autobiography couldn't have found a more opportune time for its release but leaves you wondering what extra did it tell than shown in the movie on his life Bhaag Milkha Bhaag. The biopic has proved to be a kind of rebirth for India's most celebrated runner. He is...
  • World Supersport race called off after rider Antonelli dies July 21, 2013

    New Delhi: The World Supersport Race in Moscow was called off on Sunday after a fatal crash on the opening lap claimed the life of young Italian rider Andrea Antonelli. The 25yearold Kawasaki rider fell in heavy rains and banged his head against the race course in the opening lap. Handicapped...
  • Interview: Milkha Singh on Milkha Singh part II July 20, 2013

    (Continuing after Part I) Asian Games, Tokyo, 1958. I was itching to jump to that, but held myself back. It was equally important to know when did it all begin. That's how I continued. When did you realise that you can become an athlete? MS: The credit for that goes to the...
  • Race of Champions returning to Bangkok July 18, 2013

    The annual Race of Champions event, won by Germany's Formula One champions Sebastian Vettel and Michael Schumacher for the past six years, is returning to Bangkok in December. Organisers said in a statement on Thursday that Thailand had successfully bid to hold the event again at the Rajamangala stadium on December...
  • Rahul Gandhi is still in prime ministerial race, says Congress July 13, 2013

    New Delhi: The Congress has on Saturday indicated that the party Vice President Rahul Gandhi is still in the prime ministerial race. The comments came in the wake of party General Secretary Digvijaya Singh sparked controversy on Friday saying that the party will not declare Rahul as its prime ministerial...
  • Is Deepika Padukone Bollywood's new muse? July 11, 2013

    Deepika Padukone is the new chosen one of Bollywood. After hits like 'Cocktail' and 'Race 2', the model turned actress nailed it with her monster hit 'Yeh Jawaani Hai Deewani'. She will be next seen in Rohit Shetty's 'Chennai Express'. ...