Recreation

  • Will Arnett files for divorce from Amy Poehler, 18 months after their separation was announced April 17, 2014

    Los Angeles: Court records show Will Arnett has filed for divorce from Amy Poehler more than 18 months after the comedians announced their separation. Arnett filed a divorce petition in Los Angeles Superior Court on April 8 citing irreconcilable differences. His filing seeks joint custody of the pair's two sons, who...
  • Amy Poehler to host the Golden Globe Awards October 16, 2012

    Los Angeles: Comedy duo Tina Fey and Amy Poehler will host next year's Golden Globe awards in Beverly Hills, bringing perhaps a gentler touch to a ceremony helmed for the past three years by acerbic Briton Ricky Gervais. Organizers the Hollywood Foreign Press Association (HFPA) and NBC said on Monday that...
  • Get a kick out of summer April 9, 2012

    Last summer, Anushi Desai spent 20 days at a training camp for discus throwers in Portland, Oregon. Now the 15-year-old is looking forward to the next edition of the South Asian Games, where she will represent India in the event. No, one summer camp did not transform Anushi into a world-beater....
  • Space hotel to open by 2016? August 17, 2011

    London: It sounds like something straight out of a science fiction movie, and the ultimate fantasy of many travellers -- a vacation in space. But, for those fed up with overcrowded resorts with no room to move, it will be a real holiday with plenty of space, thanks to a...
  • Federer admits being disappointed in Agassi November 18, 2009

    Zurich: Tennis world number one Roger Federer has admitted in an exclusive interview to CNN's Pedro Pinto that he is extremely disappointed at Andre Agassi's admission that he had taken drugs. Federer spoke about a host of other issues in the interview, including his family and his legacy. ...
  • BJP favoured offshore casino lobby in Goa: URGPL June 22, 2009

    Panaji: After training its guns on the Congress-led coalition in Goa for allowing both offshore and onshore casinos to run amok, the Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) now finds itself in the crosshair of an onshore casino operator. Update Recreation and Gaming Private Ltd (URGPL), a firm which operates mechanised casinos in...