Race

  • Karthikeyan, Chandhok excited ahead of Race of Champions November 8, 2012

    Narain Karthikeyan and Karun Chandhok are ready to represent Team India at the Race of Champions slated for December 14-16 in Bangkok. ...
  • Race 2: Is this Deepika Padukone's sexiest avatar? November 7, 2012

    New Delhi: Deepika Padukone's look in 'race 2' has been revealed. Directed by Abbas-Mustan, the film also stars Saif Ali Khan, John Abraham and Anil Kapoor in prominent roles. Bipasha Basu will be seen in a guest appearance. ...
  • Karthikeyan-Chandhok to team up for Race of Champions November 6, 2012

    Narain Karthikeyan and Karun Chandhok will represent India at the Race of Champions, where racers like Michael Schumacher are also taking part. ...
  • Narain, Karun to race for India at Race of Champions November 6, 2012

    New Delhi: India's ace drivers Narain Karthikeyan and Karun Chandhok will come together for the first time since 2004 to represent India at the season-ending Motorsport festival -- Race of Champions -- in Bangkok next month. India have been invited to participate in the December 14-16 event for the first time...
  • Race 2: Check out the first look of the film November 6, 2012

    New Delhi: Abbas-Mustan's 'Race 2' has Anil Kapoor, Saif Ali Khan, John Abraham, Jacqueline Fernandez, Deepika Padukone and Ameesha Patel in the star cast. It will hit the screens on January 25, 2013. Here is the first poster of the film. ...
  • Mallya flies in for Indian GP, slams critics October 27, 2012

    New Delhi: Embattled Force India team boss Vijay Mallya made his Indian Grand Prix entrance in combative mood on Saturday, lashing local media for their coverage of his business troubles and grounded Kingfisher airline. The liquor and aviation tycoon, no longer a billionaire according to the latest Forbes list, flew...
  • Mallya to attend Indian GP while KFA lockout continues October 24, 2012

    New Delhi: Troubled Kingfisher Airlines Chairman Vijay Mallya will be attending the Indian Grand Prix event at Greater Noida later this week. Mallya will be returning at a time when the airline is in the middle of a crisis. The employees of Kingfisher Airlines wanted to speak directly to Mallya...
  • Mahindra Racing win Constructors title in Italy October 15, 2012

    Rome: Mahindra Racing on Sunday created history by winning the constructors title in the 125GP class at the Italian National Motorcycle Racing Championship at the Vallelunga Circuit. The team of 17 year old Miroslav Popov and the Austrian teenager Lukas Trautmann finished first and second in the 16-lap final race of...
  • Race for White House: Barack Obama vs Mitt Romney October 4, 2012

    US Presidential elections contenders Mitt Romney and Barack Obama came face to face in a debate on Wednesday. While Republican Mitt Romney attacked President Barack Obama on his economic record, jobs and the fiscal deficit, the Democrat insisted he's fighting for America's middle class. ...
  • Presidential debate seen as potential turning point for Romney October 4, 2012

    Denver: Republican candidate Mitt Romney gets his first chance on Thursday to go head-to-head in a debate against President Barack Obama, and potentially turn the tide of a campaign that has seen him trailing for weeks by a slim but steady margin. The 90-minute encounter could reach 60 million people on...
  • Karun and team qualify sixth in Endurance Championship September 29, 2012

    Bahrain: India’s Karun Chandhok and his JRM Racing qualified sixth for the inaugural Six Hours of Bahrain, the sixth round of the FIA World Endurance Championship to be run here Sunday. Chandhok, driving the HPD ARX 03a for the 20-minute session, recorded a best time of one minute, 48.784 seconds on...
  • Xbox games get children moving, but benefits unclear September 26, 2012

    New York: Kids burned more calories while playing dance and boxing video games than they did during a sedentary car racing game, in a new UK study. Researchers said it's not surprising children would get their body working harder while playing a game on Kinect for the Xbox 360 that...
  • Hyderabad boys design their own car, win race September 17, 2012

    Hyderabad: Ever wanted to race like Lewis Hamilton? The very sound of the engines, vrooming in and fading like a missile, sets the adrenaline pumping. Now, imagine designing your own car and hitting the track in top gear on a racing circuit. That was exactly what 25 boys from Muffakham...
  • Karun Chandhok finishes seventh at Silverstone August 27, 2012

    Silverstone: Indian racer Karun Chandhok, in his JRM Racing, finished seventh overall in the 6 Hours of Silverstone in the fourth round of the World Endurance Championship. Just months after entering the championship in the tight LMP1 class, JRM showed solid improvement by finishing fourth in the privateer class here on...
  • Split widens as Kejriwal, Kiran Bedi move apart August 26, 2012

    New Delhi: The rift between Anna Hazare aides seems to be widening with India Against Corruption member Arvind Kejriwal deciding to target all the political parties on corruption, while Kiran Bedi making it clear that she only wants the Congress to be targetted, and not the BJP. Cracks were seen in...
  • Protest march: How the day unfolded August 26, 2012

    New Delhi: 9.35 pm: Alleging that there is no "Opposition" left in the country, activist Arvind Kejriwal on Sunday said he will sit on a dharna outside the residence of Madhya Pradesh Chief Minister Shivraj Singh Chouhan in Bhopal to protest the police action against his supporters there. He alleged people...
  • Coalgate: Stir outside 7 RCR, Kejriwal detained August 26, 2012

    New Delhi: India Against Corruption (IAC) members Arvind Kejriwal and Gopal Rai were detained outside Prime Minister Manmohan Singh's residence on Sunday for violating prohibitory orders as they moved in to gherao the house over the coal blocks allocations issue. IAC members Manish Sisodia and Kumar Vishwas, who were protesting...
  • MRF launches Formula 2000 single-seater racer August 25, 2012

    Chennai: Indian tyre major MRF today launched Formula 2000, a racing car for the MRF Challenge 2012, a series which will be held as a support race for the Formula One Indian Grand Prix in October this year. Launching the red coloured car, MRF brand Ambassador...
  • US politician refuses to quit over rape comment August 22, 2012

    Washington: US Representative Todd Akin, under fire for controversial remarks on abortion and rape, insisted on Tuesday he would not leave the Missouri Senate race, despite pressure from fellow Republicans and talk of who might replace him on the November 6 ballot. Akin - a staunch abortion opponent - vowed to...
  • Khulavy wins Olympic mountain bike gold August 12, 2012

    Hadleigh: World champion Jaroslav Kulhavy of the Czech Republic won a two-man sprint on Sunday to take the gold medal in the mountain bike race of the London Games. Kulhavy made the most of a final steep ascent on the technical circuit in the English countryside to move ahead of Nino...
  • Olympics: Khulavy wins mountain bike gold August 12, 2012

    London: World champion Jaroslav Kulhavy of the Czech Republic won a two-man sprint to claim the Olympic gold medal in the mountain bike race of the London Games on Sunday. Kulhavy made the most of a final steep ascent on the technical circuit in the English countryside to move ahead of...
  • Olympics: Lashmanova wins 20km Race Walk gold August 11, 2012

    London: Elena Lashmanova of Russia set a world record in the women's 20-kilometer race walk to win an Olympic gold on Saturday, overtaking defending champion Olga Kaniskina shortly before the finish. The 20-year-old Lashmanova was behind her Russian teammate throughout the race in which Kaniskina was leading until the finish line...
  • Olympics: Spain wins women's sailing gold August 11, 2012

    Weymouth: Tamara Echegoyen, Angela Pumariega and Sofia Toro of Spain won the Olympic gold medal in women's match racing on Saturday, thanks in part to a boat-handling error by Australia that swept its skipper into the water. With the best-of-5 match tied at 1, the boats were sailing nearly side-by-side downwind...
  • Olympics: Rana finishes 36th in men's 50km walk August 12, 2012

    London: India's Basanta Bahadur Rana created a national record but that could only ensure him a 36th place in the men's 50km walk at the London Olympics here on Saturday. Rana took three hours, 56 minutes and 48 seconds to complete the race. Sergey Kirdyapkin of Russia strolled to the gold medal....
  • Russia's Kirdyapkin wins gold in 50km Race Walk August 11, 2012

    London: Sergei Kirdyapkin of Russia won gold in the 50-kilometer walk at the London Games on Saturday, breaking the Olympic record by more than a minute. Kirdyhapkin finished 54 seconds ahead of Jared Tallent of Australia, who took silver. Si Tianfeng of China was 1 minute, 17 seconds behind to win...
  • Kochi boats to create ripples in Punnamada August 10, 2012

    Tripunithura: With the 60th edition of the Nehru Trophy Boat Race all set to put Punnamada lake on fire, the boat clubs in Ernakulam are also planning to be part of the extravaganza. A chundan vallam and a few odi vallams from the district, will participate in the race. Magnificent...
  • Go for Glory: Sprint double for Usain Bolt August 10, 2012

    CNN-IBN's experts talk about the record-breaking feat by the Jamaican sprinter after retaining the 200m title. ...
  • Hungary's Risztov wins gold in women's 10k marathon swim August 9, 2012

    London: Eva Risztov of Hungary has won the women's Olympic open water race at Hyde Park, holding off American Haley Anderson in a sprint to the finish. Risztov was out front most of the way in the grueling 10-kilometer race, leading a five-woman pack that broke away from the rest of...
  • Bolt still the favourite for 200m: Carl Lewis August 9, 2012

    Having set the track ablaze in the men's 100m sprint, Usain Bolt will once again be the favourite to clinch Thursday night's 200m dash, says nine-time Olympic gold medalist Carl Lewis. Talking exclusively to CNN-IBN from London, the 51-year-old American said the three runners from Jamaica - Bolt, Yohan Blake and...
  • Race 2: 'Allah Duhai' song to be recreated August 9, 2012

    Mumbai: Four years after their 'Allah Duhai Hai' track from Abbas-Mustan's 'Race' went on to become a chartbuster, the makers of the sequel have decided to recreate the song in the film. It is currently being shot at Mehboob Studios. Producer Ramesh Taurani says, "We have retained the same phrase 'Allah...