Race

  • Photos: Kate finally gets her revenge for an earlier defeat, beats husband Prince William in yacht race in New Zealand 11-04-2014 02:14 PM

    Catherine, Duchess of Cambridge and Prince William, Duke of Cambridge raced against each other during a yatch race on the Waitemata Harbour on April 11, 2014 in Auckland, New Zealand. The Duke and Duchess of Cambridge are on a three-week tour of Australia and New Zealand, the first official trip...
  • T1 Prima Truck racing championship to be held at Buddh International Circuit tomorrow 22-03-2014 11:24 PM

    The stage is set for India's first-ever truck racing championships as 12 Tata T1 Prima vehicle is gearing up to zoom in the lanes of Buddh International Circuit (BIC) on Sunday. Twelve experienced British drivers will be competing for six teams at the maiden heavy-duty machine's race. The racers, in...
  • British drivers rue lack of speed in truck racing championship 22-03-2014 10:17 PM

    Top British drivers taking part in Indias first ever truck racing championship here are finding it tough to be enthusiastic about the big machines which they say are much "slower" than what they are used to back home. The modified Tata Prima trucks have a top speed of 110 kmph,...
  • I see immense potential in the growth of truck racing in India: Steve Horne 22-03-2014 09:01 PM

    At a time when motorsport is struggling to gain prominence in India, two-time British truck racing champion Steve Horne strongly feels the first-ever heavy-vehicle racing event can become an annual feature and usher in a new era for the sport in the country. "I know trucks are generally seen as...
  • Race Gurram: Shruti Haasan sings 'Down Down Duppa' for the film 21-02-2014 03:40 PM

    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...
  • Delhi: 2 Metro stations to be closed in view of Telangana protests 17-02-2014 10:01 AM

    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...
  • Motorists to vroom in first motorcar race in Agra on Sunday 08-02-2014 11:19 PM

    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:...
  • All four central Delhi metro stations reopened 21-01-2014 08:43 PM

    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...
  • Rahul is not in PM race and it is final: Sonia 17-01-2014 11:41 AM

    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...
  • Sahara Force India ink technical partnership with Motegi 27-12-2013 07:43 PM

    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...
  • In diverse US, Santa Claus has many faces, races 20-12-2013 02:30 PM

    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 Mexican-American neighborhoods. In Indian Country, Native American Santas add American Indian attire to their red snowsuits,...
  • Shah Rukh, Farah are protective about me: Deepika Padukone 08-12-2013 02:15 PM

    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...
  • 'Chennai Express' to 'Krrish 3': The biggest box office wins of 2013 05-12-2013 10:27 AM

    New Delhi: One of the major parameters to judge a film's appeal is its box-office 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 04-12-2013 10:01 AM

    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...
  • Race of Champions called off due to Thai protests 02-12-2013 06:46 PM

    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 14-15 event at the Rajamangala...
  • Ram Leela: Deepika's fourth film to enter the Rs 100 cr club in 2013 30-11-2013 03:24 PM

    New Delhi: Deepika Padukone has continued her dream run at the box-office 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...
  • Telugu film industry to adopt new audio technology 21-11-2013 04:43 PM

    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 next-generation three-layer sound technology from Auro Technologies, powered by digital cinema pioneer Barco. The movie...
  • Flashback 2013: The good, bad and ugly of Bollywood in Jan-Feb 11-11-2013 10:29 AM

    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 look...
  • Red Bull celebrate success with donuts at helipad 31-10-2013 02:13 PM

    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...
  • '24' is drawing youngsters to TV: Anil Kapoor 31-10-2013 12:20 PM

    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...
  • Supreme Court refuses to put a stay on Formula 1 race, adjourns case till Nov 1 24-10-2013 01:17 PM

    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....
  • Karun Chandhok and Narain Karthikeyan team up again for ROC 14-10-2013 05:15 PM

    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 14-15. The former Formula 1 drivers joined forces for Team India...
  • 2014 calendar 'beyond the limit' for Formula One teams 04-10-2013 09:58 AM

    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...
  • Murray, Djokovic, Nadal seal ATP Tour finals spot; Federer battling 10-09-2013 05:01 PM

    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...
  • Coaxed by daughters, Anil Kapoor joins Twitter 20-08-2013 02:31 PM

    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....
  • Nitish rules himself out of PM race, says he is not fit for it 08-08-2013 08:16 AM

    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 was...
  • Milkha Singh's 'The Race of My Life' is a disappointing package deal 02-08-2013 03:21 PM

    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...
  • World Supersport race called off after rider Antonelli dies 21-07-2013 09:12 PM

    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 25-year-old Kawasaki rider fell in heavy rains and banged his head against the race course in the opening lap....
  • Interview: Milkha Singh on Milkha Singh - part II 20-07-2013 05:21 PM

    (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...
  • Race of Champions returning to Bangkok 18-07-2013 03:47 PM

    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...