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  • IFFI 2014: Shekhar Kapur, Raj Kumar Hirani and Vidhu Vinod Chopra to attend Day 1 Yesterday

    Panaji: If the inaugural ceremony of 45th IFFI saw the presence of stalwarts Rajinikanth and Amitabh Bachchan, actors Anupam Kher, Raveena Tandon and political leaders Arun Jaitely, Rajyavardhan Singh Rathore, Manohar Parrikar and others, the first day will also not miss the glamour. Filmmaker Shekhar Kapur will share his perspective...
  • Tiger Woods returns to competitive golf at Hero World Challenge 4 days ago

    New Delhi: The Hero World Challenge - the premier PGA TOUR event hosted by the Tiger Woods Foundation - will tee-off at the Isleworth Golf & Country Club in Orlando, Florida from December 4 to 7 this year. The world's top 18 golfers, including 14-time major champion Woods, will participate in...
  • Wave World Kabaddi League suspends Yo Yo Tigers November 14, 2014

    Ludhiana: The governing council of the Wave World Kabaddi League have suspended Yo Yo Tigers franchise from further participation in the event for non-payment of players' salaries. Acoording to a statement issued by the organisers, the non-payment of players' salaries has a material adverse effect upon the reputation or standing of...
  • John Daly wants Tiger Woods or Phil Mickelson as Ryder Cup player-captain November 14, 2014

    John Daly has rubbished the formation of a task force to examine ways of improving the dire recent run of the US Ryder Cup team, urging his country to appoint Tiger Woods or Phil Mickelson as player-captain. Daly, winner of the 1995 British Open and 1991 US PGA Championship, has never...
  • Dehradun double murder: Female victim's body recovered from Yamuna in Uttarkashi November 13, 2014

    Dehradun: The body of the female victim of the Dehradun murder case has been recovered from Yamuna river in the Porla area of Uttarkashi. The relatives of the victim will be going to Uttarakhand to claim the body. All four suspects, including the cab driver who masterminded the assault, have been...
  • Relatives of couple murdered in Dehradun blames Uttrakhand administration November 12, 2014

    Kolkata: There is a grim silence at the Das residence in Kalyani in West Bengal. Kajol, the mother of Momita Das, is inconsolable ever since she heard that her 27-year-old daughter was raped and then brutally murdered in Uttrakhand. She spoke to her daughter last time on October 23 when...
  • Dehradun: 4 arrested for the murder of Delhi-based couple November 12, 2014

    Dehradun: Four people from Dehradun were arrested on Wednesday for allegedly murdering a Delhi-based couple. A driver hired by the couple and his accomplices were the main suspect in the murder case. One of the accused confessed to raping the female victim. The police, however, was unable to establish sexual assault...
  • Deadly virus pushing tigers towards extinction November 7, 2014

    New York: Adding to the existing pressures of habitat loss, poaching and depletion of prey species, a new threat to tiger populations in the wild has surfaced in the form of a deadly virus. According to a new study from the Wildlife Conservation Society (WCS), canine distemper virus (CDV) has the...
  • 'Elizabeth' filmmaker Shekhar Kapur roped in to direct adventure saga 'Tiger's Curse' November 5, 2014

    Los Angeles: Critically-acclaimed Indian director Shekhar Kapur of 'Elizabeth' fame has been roped in to direct an adventure saga titled 'Tiger's Curse'. The project will be introduced by Lotus Entertainment at the American Film Market, reports Variety.com. Based on the first in a series of novels by Colleen Houck, 'Tiger's Curse' has...
  • Shekhar Kapur to direct fantasy andventure drama 'Tiger's Curse' November 4, 2014

    Los Angeles: Director Shekhar Kapoor is all set to direct a fantasy andventure drama 'Tiger's Curse'. The film, to be produced by Lotus Entertainment, is based on a series of bestselling novels by Colleen Houck. The story centers around a teenage girl who, while working at a circus, encounters a white...
  • Zoo tiger attack: HC notice on plea for compensation October 27, 2014

    New Delhi: The Delhi High Court on Friday issued notice to the city police, Delhi Zoo and Central Zoo Authority on a PIL asking to ensure the safety and security of the visitors to the National Zoological Park, days after a youth was mauled to death by a tiger there. The...
  • Sri Lankan military to return Tamil civilians' gold October 15, 2014

    Colombo: Sri Lanka's military announced it would return unspecified quantities of gold jewellery recovered from a battle site dating to the crushing of separatist Tamil Tiger rebels more than five years ago. Security forces have identified 2,377 "legitimate claimants" and 25 of them were handed back their gold ornaments by...
  • China on lookout for Siberian tiger released by Putin October 9, 2014

    Beijing: China has launched a massive hunt to locate a rare Siberian tiger released by Russian President Vladimir Putin into the wild after it crossed over to the forest into the Communist nation. Russian media reported that the tiger, named Kuzya, was among three rare Siberian tigers set free by Putin...
  • Jharkhand Congress MLA arrested in Delhi for allegedly floating ultra outfit October 5, 2014

    Ranchi: Former Jharkhand minister and Congress MLA Yogendra Sao was on Sunday arrested in Delhi following warrants against him in connection with allegedly floating an ultra outfit. A team of Jharkhand Crime Investigation Department arrested Sao after obtaining warrants from a Hazaribagh court on September 14. Inspector General of Police Anurag Gupta...
  • Netflix to release 'Crouching Tiger, Hidden Dragon' sequel October 1, 2014

    Los Angeles: Online streaming service Netflix is teaming up with The Weinstein Company to release its first original film 'Crouching Tiger, Hidden Dragon: The Green Legend.' The sequel to Ang Lee-directed 'Crouching Tiger, Hidden Dragon' will be released simultaneously in select IMAX theaters and on Netflix on August 28, 2015, reported...
  • Post Delhi incident, Kerala zoo to tighten safety measures September 25, 2014

    Thiruvananthapuram: The century-old zoological park has tightened safety and precautionary measures, days after a youth was mauled to death by a white tiger when he fell into its enclosure at the Delhi Zoo. Additional metal sticks would be put in place in between the grills of the cages and steps...
  • Family of youth killed by tiger blame security guards, seek justice September 25, 2014

    New Delhi: The family of the 20-year-old youth who was mauled to death by a white tiger at the Delhi zoo on Wednesday demanded strict action against the security guards who "did not act" when the victim fell into the enclosure. "My son was not at fault. It should be investigated...
  • Full video: How a white tiger mauled a youth at Delhi zoo September 24, 2014

    A 20-year-old boy was on Tuesday mauled by a white tiger at the Delhi zoo. The incident happened when the boy, as the witnesses say, leaned over the fence of the tiger enclosure and fell inside the enclosure. ...
  • Delhi: Tiger mauls man to death September 23, 2014

    On Tuesday, a white tiger killed a young man inside the Delhi Zoo. While some eyewitnesses claimed that the barricade was low and the tiger jumped on the curious young man who was watching the animals, others said that they saw the man leaning over to take a picture of...
  • Bullet News: Catch the day's top stories September 23, 2014

    Bullet News is CNN-IBN's non-stop prime time bulletin where we bring to you the day's top stories from around the world. Be it politics, sports, entertainment or business, catch it here, only in 30 minutes. ...
  • India @ 9 with Bhupendra Chaubey September 23, 2014

    Catch the day's top stories on India @ 9 with Bhupendra Chaubey from Madison Square Garden in New York. ...
  • News 360: Shiv Sena to give 126 seats to BJP for Maharashtra assembly polls September 23, 2014

    Making last minutes effort to save the 25-year-old alliance, the Shiv Sena has sent a new seat sharing proposal to the Bharatiya Janata Party on Tuesday. According to the new proposal, the Sena has offered 130 seats to the BJP, other allies 7 and kept 151 out of 288 seats...
  • Tiger kills youth in Delhi zoo: Could this have been avoided? September 23, 2014

    In a gruesome incident, a white tiger killed a young man inside the Delhi Zoo on Tuesday. This terrible incident took place around 1:30 PM. The police say that the victim has been identified as a 20-year-old man Maqsood. CNN-IBN asks whether this incident could have been avoided. ...
  • Video: Tiger mauls youth inside Delhi zoo September 23, 2014

    A youth was on Tuesday attacked and killed by a white tiger inside the Delhi zoo after he reportedly fell inside the enclosure. Eyewitnesses say that the boy was leaning at the enclosure and fell inside it after which he was attacked by the tiger and died after a 10-minute...
  • Young man killed by white tiger after falling inside Delhi zoo enclosure September 23, 2014

    New Delhi: In a gruesome incident, a white tiger killed a young man inside the Delhi Zoo on Tuesday. This terrible incident took place around 1:30 PM. The police say that the victim was identified as a 20-year-old man, Maqsood. While some eyewitnesses claimed that the barricade was low and the...
  • Tiger Global leads $60 million investment in India's Quikr September 18, 2014

    Mumbai: Indian online classifieds portal Quikr has secured $60 million from backers led by US investor Tiger Global Management to boost product development and expand its mobile business, the company said on Wednesday. Indian online businesses, especially eretailers, have been a favourite for global investors who are betting on the segment's...
  • Exclusive: How India is managing its tiger reserves September 16, 2014

    There are 47 tiger reserves in India that are key to the survival of the beautiful beast, who continues to face threats from poachers and loss of habitat in the name of development. In those reserves lives not just the tiger but the world's hope as India, where 60 per cent...
  • United Singhs thrash Yo Yo Tigers in World Kabaddi League September 15, 2014

    Bhatinda: The United Singhs thrashed Yo Yo Tigers 6735 in the Wave World Kabaddi League (WKL) at Rajindra College Hockey Stadium on Monday. The 32point margin of defeat for the Tigers is the highest in the league. The opening quarter witnessed the United Singhs make five successful raids while skipper Sandeep Singh...
  • Confirmed! Emraan Hashmi's 'Tigers' to release in India in January next year September 14, 2014

    Bollywood actor Emraan Hashmistarrer 'Tigers', which premiered at the Toronto International Film Festival (TIFF) recently, will hit theatres in India in January 2015. The film, directed by the Oscarwinning Bosnian filmmaker Danis Tanovic, is based on the true story of a salesman, Syed Aamir Raza, with a multinational pharmaceutical firm in...
  • Exclusive: If the tiger can survive, it's in India September 11, 2014

    To many, in fact most, tiger estimation or census is about knowing a number the final count of a majestic beast, the sight of which inspires awe in unlimited measure but the existence of which lies in the hands of the Homo Sapiens. However, very little does the society...