Tigers

  • Tiger Global leads $60 million investment in India's Quikr 2 days ago

    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 e-retailers, have been a favourite for global investors who are betting on the segment's...
  • Exclusive: How India is managing its tiger reserves 4 days ago

    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 5 days ago

    Bhatinda: The United Singhs thrashed Yo Yo Tigers 67-35 in the Wave World Kabaddi League (WKL) at Rajindra College Hockey Stadium on Monday. The 32-point 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 6 days ago

    Bollywood actor Emraan Hashmi-starrer 'Tigers', which premiered at the Toronto International Film Festival (TIFF) recently, will hit theatres in India in January 2015. The film, directed by the Oscar-winning 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 4 days ago

    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...
  • Hrithik Roshan sees 'sheer magic' in Tiger Shroff's dance moves September 7, 2014

    Superstar Aamir Khan might want to dance like Hrithik Roshan, but it's Bollywood's newcomer Tiger Shroff who has impressed the actor. The crowd is grooving to Hrithik's new track "Tu meri" from his forthcoming film "Bang Bang!", but it was Tiger's tribute to late king of pop Michael Jackson that wowed...
  • I won't accept a role in the 'Ram Lakhan' remake: Tiger Shroff September 7, 2014

    Mumbai: One-film-old Tiger Shroff is sure about one thing, he doesn't want to step into his father's shoes for "Ram Lakhan" remake if at all it's offered to him. Riding high on the big success of his debut movie "Heropanti", the 24-year-old is happy with what he has got so far. "No,...
  • Now Showing: Oscar winning director Danis Tanovic on his movie 'Tigers' September 6, 2014

    Oscar winning director Danis Tanovic speaks about his movie 'Tigers' which is likely to be released in India in 2015. Emraan Hashmi plays the lead in this movie. ...
  • Table-toppers Khalsa Warriors to face Lahore Lions August 29, 2014

    New Delhi: Khalsa Warriors and Lahore Lions, the only two unbeaten teams in the inaugural Wave World Kabaddi League (WWKL) will clash in the first of the four clashes scheduled for the weekend at the Indira Gandhi Indoor Stadium. Both teams have an all-win record from the three matches they have...
  • Tiger Shroff: Don't want critics to say that audience saw my first film because of my father August 23, 2014

    Mumbai: After getting noticed for his stunts in his debut film 'Heropanti', actor Tiger Shroff, who was recently honoured by the Kukkiwon - World Taekwondo Headquarters in Seoul, is geared up for more daredevilry in his second film as he feels it's 'as important, if not more important' than one's...
  • Tiger Woods doubts he could have won a point at Ryder Cup August 19, 2014

    Tiger Woods made himself unavailable for the US Ryder Cup team because he did not think he could win a point in the matches, the former world number one said on Tuesday. The 38-year-old American was sidelined for three months after having back surgery in March. His form this year would have...
  • Tiger Woods pulls out of US Ryder Cup consideration August 14, 2014

    Tiger Woods removed himself from consideration for the Ryder Cup team on Wednesday evening with a clear message that he is not healthy enough to play. One day after US captain Tom Watson said he trusted Woods to give him the "straight skinny" on the condition of his back injury and...
  • Saving the Ganga: The majestic and mystical world of Sundarban August 9, 2014

    CNN-IBN's Environment Editor Bahar Dutt tracks the river Ganga, from the Himalayas down to the Sunderbans. The Sundarban is a UN World Heritage site over parts of India and Bangladesh. The name Sundarban comes from the Sundari tree found in the mangroves here. ...
  • West Bengal: Tiger carries away woman August 9, 2014

    Kolkata: Officials say a tiger snatched a woman and disappeared into the surrounding mangrove forest in the eastern Indian state of West Bengal. Forest official Nabin Chandra Bahunguna said that the woman, her husband and a boat driver were trying to catch crabs in a shallow river near the Pirkhali Forest...
  • Imperious Rory McIlroy moves one ahead at Valhalla August 9, 2014

    Louisville Kentucky: Rory McIlroy, helped by composed shot-making and a stunning eagle on his ninth hole of the day, soared one stroke clear in the weather-hit second round of the PGA Championship at Valhalla Golf Club on Friday. The British Open champion, in pursuit of a third consecutive victory on the...
  • Tiger Woods not yet ready to decide if he can play in PGA, says agent August 5, 2014

    Tiger Woods, his back again in pain, has not yet decided if he can play in the PGA Championship starting on Thursday in Kentucky, his agent said on Monday. The former world number one withdrew during Sunday's final round of the WGC-Bridgestone Invitational because of back pain and returned home to...
  • 'Dabangg' Salman Khan pets a tiger August 4, 2014

    Mumbai: Superstar Salman Khan had a unique experience while he launched the trailer of "Roar: Tigers Of The Sundarbans". He got to pet a tiger - thanks to augmented reality technology! Salman unveiled the trailer here recently, and he stood face to face with a tiger visible on a large screen...
  • Rory McIlroy wins Bridgestone to claim world number one ranking August 4, 2014

    Rory McIlroy continued his dominating form when he won the WGC-Bridgestone Invitational by two strokes on Sunday and regained the world number one ranking, replacing Australia's Adam Scott. McIlroy made a sizzling start to the final round with three consecutive birdies to quickly erase a three-stroke deficit and surge past Sergio...
  • Friendship day: Parineeti Chopra, Bipasha Basu, Ayushmann Khurrana talk about their best friends August 3, 2014

    Mumbai: On Friendship Day Sunday, Bollywood celebrities like Bipasha Basu, Parineeti Chopra and Ayushmann Khurrana talk about their best friends from the industry, school and family. Here's what Bollywood stars have to say about their friends: Tiger Shroff: My best friends are my parents. There's nothing I hide from them. I tell...
  • Tiger Shroff gets fifth degree honorary black belt from World Taekwondo headquarters August 1, 2014

    Mumbai: After a successful debut, actor Tiger Shroff has now received a fifth degree honorary black belt from the Kukkiwon - World Taekwondo headquarters, an organisation established by the South Korean government. "I am so honoured to have received a 5th degree honorary black belt from the Kukkiwon World Taekwondo headquarters!...
  • Tiger Shroff gets fifth degree black belt July 31, 2014

    Mumbai: After a successful debut, actor Tiger Shroff has now received a fifth degree honorary black belt from the Kukkiwon - World Taekwondo headquarters, an organisation established by the South Korean government. "I am so honoured to have received a 5th degree honorary black belt from the Kukkiwon World Taekwondo headquarters!...
  • Salman Khan becomes the first Bollywood actor to make seven Rs 100 crore films in a row July 29, 2014

    New Delhi: Salman Khan, a trend-setter in many ways, has today taken the 'Rs 100 crore club' concept to a whole new level. The coveted, yet unofficial 'club' per say, is the league of films that made more than Rs 100 crores, regardless of its making cost. Many actors so far...
  • Two tigers at an average are killed per week: WWF July 29, 2014

    New Delhi: Global conservation organisation WWF on Tuesday sounded an alarm over poaching of tigers and said that at an average, two wild cats are killed per week due to high demand of their body parts in Asian countries. It also said wild tigers were facing the risk of extinction in...
  • 50 HIV-positive children win hearts with entertaining stage show July 28, 2014

    Some 50 HIV-positive children danced to a medley of Bollywood songs through the ages and staged an impressive play to a packed auditorium in Jaipur over the weekend, as their adopted home, non-profit Rays Aasha Ki Ek Kiran, celebrated its annual day. The 45-minute satirical play, entitled "Muhammad Bhai ki Jootiyan"...
  • Rory McIlroy and Woods deliver at British Open July 18, 2014

    Hoylake: Rory McIlroy had everything go his way on Thursday in the British Open. A lovely summer day in England with abundant sunshine and minimal wind allowed him to attack Royal Liverpool. He made half of his six birdies on the par 5s and kept bogeys off his card. And on...
  • Rory McIlroy and Tiger Woods steal Hoylake show July 17, 2014

    Golfing gunslingers Rory McIlroy and Tiger Woods sprayed Royal Liverpool with a barrage of birdie bullets to steal the show midway through the opening round of the 143rd British Open on Thursday. Northern Irishman McIlroy has developed a penchant for making fast starts and he did it yet again on a...
  • Tiger Woods drawn with Henrik Stenson and Angel Cabrera at Hoylake July 14, 2014

    Former world number one Tiger Woods has been drawn to play alongside twice major winner Angel Cabrera of Argentina and second-ranked Swede Henrik Stenson in the first round of the British Open on Thursday. The trio will tee-off at 0904 local time at Royal Liverpool Golf Club, the R&A (Royal and...
  • Yo Yo Tigers, Haridwar Hunters, Fotballaget Fart: 21 hilarious and bizarre names of sports teams you won't believe actually exists July 12, 2014

    Star rapper Honey Singh is the latest celebrity after actor Akshay Kumar to buy a team in the World Kabbadi League which is scheduled to be held in five different countries from August to December this year. Singh, who had also started Global Fighting Championship (GFC) in Dubai, has named...
  • Rapper Honey Singh buys team in World Kabaddi League, names it Yo Yo Tigers July 12, 2014

    New Delhi: Star rapper, Yo Yo Honey Singh is the latest celebrity after actor Akshay Kumar to buy a team in the World Kabbadi League which is scheduled to be held in five different countries from August to December this year. "I like action-based sports and kabbadi is my favourite. I...
  • Kriti Sanon calls her next an 'ambitious film' July 2, 2014

    Jaipur: Model-turned-actress Kriti Sanon, who made her debut in Bollywood opposite Tiger Shroff in 'Heropanti', is currently busy shooting a Telugu film. With her new project, the 23-year-old actress is again going back to her South Indian roots as she made her foray into acting with Sukumar's Telugu psychological thriller film...