South Carolina

  • Luke Donald closes strongly for third round lead at Heritage 20-04-2014 11:34 AM

    Former world number one Luke Donald, back in form after revamping his swing, closed strongly to earn a two-stroke lead after the third round at the $5.8 million RBC Heritage in South Carolina on Saturday. Donald, who has a dazzling record of consistency at the post-Masters event, birdied the par-three...
  • Veteran contemporary author Louis D Rubin dies at 89 18-11-2013 12:11 AM

    Louis D Rubin, Jr, a curmudgeonly patron of contemporary Southern writing who as an author, teacher, editor and publisher helped establish and advance the careers of John Barth, Annie Dillard and dozens of others, has died. He was 89. Eva Redfield Rubin said by telephone that her husband, who lived...
  • 25 years in making, Hindu encyclopedia set to be unveiled 25-08-2013 09:13 AM

    A comprehensive encyclopedia of one of the world's major religions is set to be unveiled next week in South Carolina. The 11-volume work covers Hindu spiritual beliefs, practices and philosophy, and is the culmination of a 25-year academic effort. The encyclopedia is written in English and includes about 7,000 articles...
  • Anna Hazare to ring bell at NASDAQ, to lead I-D parade in New York City 13-08-2013 07:38 PM

    Indian Americans are preparing to throw a red-carpet welcome to anti-corruption crusader Anna Hazare, during his two-week visit to the US, a kind of welcome, which has not been seen for a non-politician from India in recent times. During his stay in the US, Hazare is scheduled to criss cross...
  • Nikki Haley publishing her memoir 02-07-2011 06:01 PM

    Washington: South Carolina's Indian-American Governor Nikki Haley is all set to publish her memoir just shy of her 40th birthday. Her book, "Can't is Not an Option", is expected to hit shelves in January 2012 and will be published by Sentinel, a conservative imprint within Penguin Group. Born Nimrata Nikki...
  • Indian origin woman wins South Carolina Guv seat 03-11-2010 08:53 AM

    Washington: A daughter of Sikh immigrant parents from Amritsar, Nikki Haley won the governor's race in South Carolina as Americans started voting on Tuesday to decide which party controls the Congress and pick governors in 37 states. All 435 seats in the House and 37 in the Senate are being...
  • Obama wins first south contest, native Edward loses 27-01-2008 10:49 PM

    Mumbai: Shane Watson smashed a breath-taking unbeaten 47-ball 89-run knock as Rajasthan Royals provided theperfect send off to their retiring captain Shane Warne by thrashing Mumbai Indians by 10 wickets in their last IPL match here today. After restricting Mumbai Indians to a modest 133 for five, Rajasthan rode on...
  • Obama defeats Hillary in South Carolina primary 27-01-2008 10:21 AM

    Sourav Ganguly will play against Kolkata in the IPL when he takes field for the Pune Warriors on Thursday. ...
  • 'Indian arrests won't affect N-deal' 04-04-2007 01:11 PM

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