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  • Wadia threw burning cigarettes at my face: Preity Zinta to police Yesterday

    Mumbai: Bollywood actor Preity Zinta, who has accused industrialist Ness Wadia of molestation, has said her former boyfriend had thrown burning cigarettes at her and locked her up in a room even before the May 30 incident at Wankhede Stadium after which she filed a police complaint. "Ness's behaviour towards me...
  • Cricket Culture Campus inaugurated in Thane July 15, 2014

    Thane: Former India cricketer Sanjay Bangar on Tuesday inaugurated the Cricket Culture Campus, an indoor residential training centre, which aims at imparting all-round training to aspiring cricketing talents. Bangar, on the occasion, said young cricketers who want to make it big in the sport, should focus...
  • Preity Zinta gives photos of bruised hand to police to back assault claim July 10, 2014

    Mumbai: Bollywood actress Preity Zinta has submitted four photographs to Mumbai Police showing bruises on her hand to back her claim of criminal assault against her former boyfriend Ness Wadia even as the industrialist shared with investigators the contact details of witnesses he wants examined, police said on Wednesday. "These four...
  • Ness Wadia writes to police, claims Preity's allegations false July 2, 2014

    Mumbai: Preity Zinta's former boyfriend Ness Wadia on Wednesday broke his silence on the alleged molestation case filed by the actress against him. Wadia wrote a letter to Mumbai Police and provided a list of persons who were present at Kings XI vs CSK match at Mumbai's Wankhede Stadium on...
  • Wadia group prepares a list of 30 witnesses against Preity Zinta July 1, 2014

    Mumbai: After Preity Zinta and her mother recently met Mumbai Police Commissioner Rakesh Maria, the Wadia group has prepared a list of almost 30 witnesses to be handed over to police for investigation into the molestation case filed by the actress against Ness Wadia. Maria said that once the police records...
  • World Cup 2014: France top Group E after Ecuador draw, play Nigeria in Round of 16 June 26, 2014

    Rio de Janeiro: France drew 0-0 with 10-man Ecuador to advance to the second round of the World Cup on Wednesday, while the South Americans will be going home from the tournament. In the other final Group E game, Switzerland defeated 3-0 Honduras to finish in second place and join France...
  • Preity Zinta names Ness Wadia's friends, staff, a foreign national as witnesses June 25, 2014

    Mumbai: Actress Preity Zinta was at Mumbai's Wankhede stadium on Tuesday evening as the police recorded her supplementary statement in the case against her former boyfriend Ness Wadia. According to the police, Preity has named 14 witnesses, whose statements will also be recorded soon. The actress identified three places where...
  • World Cup 2014: Costa Rica top Group D after 0-0 draw with England June 25, 2014

    Belo Horizonte: Costa Rica finished first in what many considered the World Cup's toughest group after a dour 0-0 draw against a second-string England side on Tuesday. Costa Rica only needed a draw to top Group D and played that way, setting up in a defensive 5-3-2 formation. The result gives...
  • Mumbai Police records Preity Zinta's statement, she names 14 witnesses June 24, 2014

    Mumbai: The Mumbai Police has recorded the statement of Bollywood actress Preity Zinta on Tuesday and said that she has named 14 witnesses in connection with her complaint against her former boyfriend and IPL team Kings XVI Punjab co-owner Ness Wadia. The statement was recorded at Wankhede stadium in Mumbai. The...
  • Mumbai: Preity reaches Wankhede stadium, police records her statement June 24, 2014

    Mumbai: Bollywood actress and IPL team Kings XVI Punjab co-owner Preity Zinta reached Wankhede stadium in Mumbai to record her supplementary statement in connection with her complaint against her former boyfriend Ness Wadia. Preity, who was away in the US, returned on Sunday and has avoided the media so far. According...
  • Preity wants to record statement at home, Mumbai Police at Wankhede Stadium June 24, 2014

    Mumbai: The Mumbai Police wants to record actress Preity Zinta's statement on her complaint of abuse against ex-boyfriend Ness Wadia at the Wankhede Stadium where the alleged incident took place. But sources say that Preity is keen to record her statement at home. Ness Wadia can be called for questioning only...
  • World Cup 2014: Belgium have the points, but how about the style? June 24, 2014

    Rio de Janeiro: First came boos and whistles. And then, a Brazilian taunt cascaded down the stands of the Maracana stadium - "Little team, your place is in the second division." The Belgians had felt honored to play at the famous stadium but the local fans didn't exactly return the...
  • Mumbai Police likely to record Preity Zinta's statement today June 24, 2014

    Mumbai: The Mumbai Police is likely to record actress Preity Zinta's statement on Tuesday in connection with her complaint against her former boyfriend Ness Wadia. Preity, who was away in the US, came back to the country on Sunday and has avoided the media so far. Preity has accused Ness...
  • Molestation case: Police may record Preity's statement on Tuesday June 23, 2014

    Mumbai: The statement of Bollywood actress Preity Zinta, who has accused her ex-boyfriend industrialist Ness Wadia of outraging her modesty, is likely to be recorded on Tuesday inside Wankhede Stadium, police said on Monday. "We may record the statement of the actress on Tuesday at Wankhede Stadium where the incident took...
  • World Cup 2014: Maradona responds to Argentina football chief with 'middle finger' June 23, 2014

    Rio De Janeiro: Diego Maradona has responded to being called a "bad luck charm" by Argentina's football association president by showing him the middle finger on live TV. Maradona was responding to reports that Julio Grondona called him a jinx after Argentina's 1-0 victory over Iran on Saturday. Maradona watched the game...
  • World Cup 2014: Messi's 90th-min strike puts Argentina into last 16 with 1-0 win over Iran June 21, 2014

    Belo Horizonte: Lionel Messi scored a superb goal in stoppage time to give Argentina a 1-0 victory over Iran on Saturday and secure his team's place in the second round of the World Cup. Iran had defended solidly throughout the game and also took the match to Argentina in the...
  • Preity Zinta-Ness Wadia case: Police ask BCCI for spectators' list June 18, 2014

    Mumbai: The Mumbai Police, probing the case of alleged misbehaviour filed by actress Preity Zinta against her former boyfriend Ness Wadia, has asked the BCCI to provide a list of spectators at the Garware Pavilion in Wankhede Stadium and details of seating arrangement among others at the time of the...
  • 2nd ODI: Bangladesh wary as India eye series win June 17, 2014

    Bangladesh skipper Mushfiqur Rahim may feel that sans players like MS Dhoni, Virat Kohli and Rohit Sharma, it's almost India A touring Bangladesh; but the way the visitors chased a challenging 272 and eventually won the rain-curtailed first ODI via D/L method, Rahim was made to eat his words. Bangladesh haven't...
  • Netherlands beat Australia to win seventh women's hockey World Cup June 14, 2014

    The Hague: Olympic gold medallists Netherlands defeated Australia 2-0 in the title showdown to clinch the women's hockey World Cup at the Kyocera Stadium here on Saturday. This was the fourth time these two nations met in the women's World Cup title encounter, and the Netherlands have won three of them....
  • Ness Wadia grabbed Preity Zinta's hand and abused her in public, say sources June 16, 2014

    Mumbai: After actress Preity Zinta filed a molestation case against her former boyfriend Ness Wadia, more shocking details are emerging in the case. Sources close to Preity have told CNN-IBN that Wadia grabbed her hand and abused her in public on May 30 during the IPL match between Kings XI...
  • Ness Wadia shocked as Preity Zinta files molestation case against him June 14, 2014

    Mumbai: Actress Preity Zinta has filed a molestation case against her ex-boyfriend Ness Wadia. The actress filed the complaint on Friday and the police has registered a case under Section 354 of the IPC. Shocked at the complaint, Ness issued a statement saying, "I am shocked at the complaint and...
  • FIFA World Cup 2014: Readiness of stadiums a worry June 12, 2014

    It's the final countdown to the opening ceremony of the biggest sporting event this year- but are all the stadiums in the host nation ready? ...
  • Hockey World Cup: Holders Australia stay on course for semi-finals June 5, 2014

    The Hague: Defending champions Australia stayed on course for the semi-finals of the men's hockey World Cup with an assertive 3-1 victory over European Cup silver medallists Belgium at the Kyocera Stadium on Thursday. Australia's third successive victory gives them nine points and keeps them on top of Group A standings,...
  • As it happened: Hockey World Cup 2014, India vs Spain June 5, 2014

    India finally managed to earn their first points in the World Cup Hockey as they held Spain to a 1-1 draw as custodian PR Sreejesh effected atleast four brilliant saves. The Indian goalkeeper fought gallantly to effect numerous saves as Spain's strikers often broke past the jittery Indian defence only to...
  • Football World Cup 2014 preparation: Is Brazil ready? June 6, 2014

    Rio de Janeiro: After seven years of planning and billions of dollars spent on infrastructure, Brazil is finally dismantling ubiquitous scaffolds and applying finishing touches to a myriad of FIFA World Cup projects. Among them are sparkling new stadiums, airport upgrades and telecommunications, electric power and security initiatives. But is Brazil...
  • England thrash Peru 3-0 in football World Cup warm-up May 31, 2014

    England survived defensive lapses to overcome Peru 3-0 on Friday in their final game at Wembley Stadium before the World Cup. Daniel Sturridge provided the friendly match's only standout moment when he put England ahead in the 32nd minute with a shot into the top corner of the net. "They defended well...
  • IPL returns to Brabourne Stadium after three seasons May 27, 2014

    Mumbai: Brabourne Stadium, the long-standing Test venue in this metropolis before the construction of the Wankhede Stadium, will play host to the Indian Premier League after a gap of three seasons when holders Mumbai Indians clash with Chennai Super Kings in the Eliminator on Wednesday. Brabourne was the home venue of...