Titanic

  • Brazilian star Ronaldinho in talks with ISL's Chennai Titans: report 4 days ago

    The Indian Super League (ISL) franchise Chennai Titans are in talks to bring on board the star Brazilian striker and former FIFA World Player of the Year, Ronaldinho. According to a report in The Hindu, the Brazilian superstar has been approached by the Chennai team. The player's brother, Roberto de Assis,...
  • Bengaluru Bulls prevail over Telugu Titans by a point 6 days ago

    Bangalore: Hosts Bengaluru Bulls defeated Telugu Titans 27-26 in a match that went down to the wire in the Star Sports Pro Kabbadi League at the Kanteevrava Indoor Stadium here on Tuesday. Though the Bulls gained five points taking their tally to 42, they have yet to qualify for the semifinals...
  • Did an exceptional iceberg sink the Titanic? Unfavourable factors outside human control may be responsible for the accident August 20, 2014

    London: While the sinking of the Titanic in 1912 is typically blamed on human, design and construction errors, a study points to two other unfavourable factors outside human control. There were a greater number of icebergs than normal that year, and weather conditions had driven them further south and earlier in...
  • Telegu Titans thrash Dabang Delhi in Pro Kabaddi League August 19, 2014

    After proving their mettle in two matches in a row, Telegu Titans extended their dominance by thrashing Dabang Delhi 45-26 in the Pro Kabaddi League on Tuesday. This was the third win for Telegu Titans, claiming the fourth spot in the league table. Vizag also joined U Mumba by not losing...
  • Did an exceptional iceberg sink the Titanic? August 19, 2014

    London: The luxury liner Titanic, which sank in the ice cold Atlantic waters in 1912, was unlucky to have set sail in a year with a greater number of icebergs than normal, scientists say. While the sinking of the Titanic is typically blamed on human, design and construction errors, a new...
  • Kabaddi League's Vizag franchise launched July 18, 2014

    Visakhapatnam: 'Telugu Titans', the Visakhapatnam franchise of Pro Kabaddi League, was launched on Friday. The team are owned by Srini Sreeramaneni of Core Green Group, Mahesh Kolli of Greenko Group and Gautham Nedurumalli of NED Group. The team jersey, the anthem and the logo were unveiled at the function. The city will be...
  • Mysterious 'magic island' detected on Saturn moon June 23, 2014

    New York: Astronomers have discovered a bright, mysterious geologic object - that appeared and then vanished again - from Ligeia Mare, the second largest sea on Saturn's moon Titan. The object was captured by NASA's Cassini mission radar last year as it swung around Titan. However, pictures of the same spot captured...
  • Google buys Titan Aerospace, maker of solar-powered drones April 15, 2014

    New York: Google has bought Titan Aerospace, a maker of solar-powered drones, saying it could help bring Internet access to remote parts of the world as well as solve other problems. Financial terms were not disclosed. Google said Monday that atmospheric satellites could also be used in disaster relief and assessing...
  • Titanic sank during 'average iceberg' year: study April 11, 2014

    London: British researchers have dispelled a long-held theory that the Titanic was unlucky for sailing in a year with an exceptional number of icebergs and say the risk of icebergs is actually higher now. Titanic set sail on its maiden voyage, travelling from Southampton, England to New York on April 10,...
  • I don't autograph 'Titanic's' nude drawing, feel uncomfortable: Kate Winslet April 3, 2014

    London: Oscar-winning actress Kate Winslet has revealed that she does not sign drawings or photographs of her nude scene in 'Titanic'. The 38-year-old actress, who was presented with the drawing on the red carpet at the 'Divergent' premiere, said that she feels "very uncomfortable" with it, reported Digital Spy....
  • I don't autograph 'Titanic's' nude drawing: Kate Winslet April 3, 2014

    London: Oscar-winning actress Kate Winslet has revealed that she does not sign drawings or photographs of her nude scene in 'Titanic'. The 38-year-old actress, who was presented with the drawing on the red carpet at the 'Divergent' premiere, said that she feels "very uncomfortable" with it, reported Digital Spy. "I...
  • Kate Winslet and Ned Rocknroll's son named Bear Blaze March 20, 2014

    Los Angeles: Oscar-winning actress Kate Winslet says she named her new born son Bear Blaze after giving it a lot of thought as it denotes special memories from her life. The 38-year-old actress, who is already a mother to daughter Mia Threapleton, 13, and Joe Mendes, 10, from previous relationships, welcomed...
  • Facebook in talks to buy drone company Titan Aerospace for $60 mn: Reports March 5, 2014

    San Francisco: Facebook Inc is in talks to buy drone maker Titan Aerospace for $60 million, according to media reports. The high-flying drones would give Facebook, the world's No.1 Internet social network, the ability to beam wireless Internet access to consumers in undeveloped parts of the world, according to the technology...
  • Leonardo DiCaprio eyes stage career February 22, 2014

    Los Angeles: After a movie career spanning over two decades, actor Leonardo DiCaprio says he wants to act in a stage play. The 39-year-old is already looking at scripts for both classic and new productions. "I have thought about theatre on and off over they years but other things keep getting in...
  • Valentine's Day Poll: 'DDLJ' is the most popular romantic film of all time February 15, 2014

    New Delhi: It was released in 1995, but 'Dilwale Dulhania Le Jayenge' is still ruling the roost when it comes to a film enthusiast's all time favourite romantic films. IBNLive had conducted a poll on the eve of Valentine's Day in which the readers were asked to pick their favourite...
  • Kate Winslet is the most genuine person: Leonardo DiCaprio January 1, 2014

    London: Actor Leonardo DiCaprio says his co-star in 'Titanic', Kate Winslet, is one of the greatest and most genuine person he has ever come across. The 39-year-old actor said he made a lifelong friend while filming the blockbuster, reported Contactmusic. "She's the greatest person. She's so genuine. I love that...
  • Violin that calmed people on Titanic fetches $ 1.7 million in auction October 22, 2013

    The violin which belonged to a musician named Wallace Hartley, the badnd leader of Titanic, fetched $ 1.7 million in an auction on Saturday in England. Unlike many other artifacts, the violin didn't fall to the ocean floor. ...
  • NASA finds plastic ingredient on Saturn's moon October 1, 2013

    Washington: In a first, NASA's Cassini spacecraft has detected propylene, a chemical essential for creation of plastic, on Saturn's moon Titan. This is the first definitive detection of the chemical - used to make food-storage containers, car bumpers and other consumer products - on any moon or planet, other than Earth. A...
  • Trinidad and Tobago beat Titans by six runs via D/L method September 30, 2013

    Ahmedabad: Evin Lewis (70) and Darren Bravo (63) hit blistering half centuries as Trinidad and Tobago registered a six-run win over Titans via D/L method in a rain-hit match to place themselves in strong contention for a semi-final berth in Champions League Twenty20 on Monday. Sent into bat, Trinidad and Tobago...
  • Picture of Titanic victims' burial at sea up for auction in UK September 30, 2013

    London: A rare never-before-seen black and white photograph showing victims of the 1912 Titanic disaster being buried at sea has now been made public and is expected to fetch 5,000 pounds at an auction in the UK. The picture was taken on board the Mackay Bennett - one of the body...
  • As it happened: Trinidad and Tobago vs Nashua Titans September 30, 2013

    CLICK HERE for the Live Score from the Champions League Twenty20 match between Trinidad and Tobago and Titans. Titans are placed second on the points table with two wins from three matches (eight points) while T&T are stuck in mid-table traffic after suffering an unlikely defeat at the hands of Thisara...
  • Titans face Caribbean test on Monday in CLT20 September 29, 2013

    Ahmedabad: With the race for the lone available semi-final spot from Group B intensifying, Trinidad and Tobago will face a fired up opponent in the Titans in their Champions League Twenty20 match here on Monday. Titans are placed second on the points table with two wins from three matches (eight points)...
  • Titans' coach Walters all praise for team shrugging off 'rustiness' September 28, 2013

    Ranchi: Nashua Titans coach Rob Walters on Saturday praised his team for turning the match against Sunrisers Hyderabad into an easy affair and stressed on the need to continue the momentum to keep their semi-final hopes alive in the Champions League T20. "It turned out to be an easy game in...
  • CLT20: Davids, Rudolph guide Titans to easy win September 28, 2013

    Ranchi: Riding on the knocks by Henry Davids and Jacques Rudolph, Titans thrashed Sunrisers Hyderabad by eight wickets with 21 balls to spare here on Saturday. After put in to bat, Hyderabad managed to post 145 for 7 in 20 overs despite getting off to a solid start. Shikhar Dhawan (37)...
  • As it happened: Sunrisers Hyderabad vs Titans, Match 12 September 28, 2013

    Both Sunrisers Hyderabad and Titans, with one win and a loss, would look to bounce back with a victory in order to stay in contention for the semi-final when they clash in their Champions League Twenty20 match here on Saturday. Hyderabad and Titans are on four points and the side...
  • CLT20: Hyderabad, Titans desperate for win to stay alive September 27, 2013

    Ranchi: Both Sunrisers Hyderabad and Titans, with one win and a loss, would look to bounce back with a victory in order to stay in contention for the semi-final when they clash in their Champions League Twenty20 match here on Saturday. Hyderabad and Titans are on four points and the side...
  • Heat suffer second defeat in a row, lose to Titans by four runs September 24, 2013

    Mohali: Brisbane Heat threw their Champions League Twenty20 campaign in complete disarray after suffering a narrow four-run defeat against Titans, here Tuesday. Chasing a modest 124 to win the Australian side lost wickets in a heap after dismissal of skipper James Hopes, who hit a defiant 37, and now have two...
  • CLT20: Titans beat Brisbane Heat in exciting finish September 24, 2013

    TOSS: Delayed due to wet conditions. Handed defeats in their opening matches, Brisbane Heat and Titans will look to put behind the disappointment and make quick amends when they face each other in their Champions League Twenty 20 match on Tuesday. While Brisbane lost to Trinidad & Tobago by 25 runs,...
  • Brisbane, Titans look to open account in CLT20 September 23, 2013

    Mohali: Handed defeats in their opening matches, Brisbane Heat and Titans will look to put behind the disappointment and make quick amends when they face each other in their Champions League Twenty 20 match here on Tuesday. While Brisbane lost to Trinidad & Tobago by 25 runs, Titans slumped to a...