Wills Lifestyle India Fashion Week 2008

  • Ring to ramp: Boxer Akhil Kumar catwalks at WLIFW 18-10-2008 03:00 AM

    The boxer walked the ramp for designer Charu Prasher. ...
  • Katrina Kaif's 'oops' moment on the ramp 17-03-2008 05:08 PM

    New Delhi: Former India coach Greg Chappell has always acknowledged that Sourav Ganguly's support was one of the reasons he got the coaching job in 2005 but Sunil Gavaskar on Tuesday sought to put the record straight by saying that it is a misconception. Revealing details of the tumultuous relationship...
  • WIFW fashion fiesta ends in style 17-03-2008 01:15 PM

    Sharjah: Former Pakistan coach Waqar Younis led calls on Monday urging the cricketing world to rally around the anti-corruption unit in the wake of the spot-fixing scandal which has rocked the sport. Former Test captain Salman Butt, pacemen Mohammad Asif and Mohammad Amir, and their agent Mazhar Majeed received prison...
  • In Pics: Katrina Kaif dazzles at WIWF grand finale 17-03-2008 03:30 AM

    Mohali: Uttar Pradesh captain Suresh Raina lamented there wasn't much in the Mohali wicket which prevented them from recording an outright win against Punjab. "We tried, but there wasn't much in the wicket. The bowlers did not get much help," Raina told reporters here after the match ended in a...
  • All the goss about Bollywood blitzkrieg at WIFW 17-03-2008 02:18 AM

    New Delhi: Shivnarine Chanderpaul yet again rescued the struggling West Indies with his gritty century but the left-hander dismissed suggestions that he has been carrying the burden of propping up his team's batting department for long. Chanderpaul on Sunday scored an unbeaten 111 against India in the opening Test as...
  • Watch: Suneet Varma fights backstage blues singing 17-03-2008 01:56 AM

    Sharjah: Scotland Yard had stopped Pakistan cricket authorities from taking any action against players involved in the spot-fixing scandal, fearing it may have prejudiced any criminal enquiry, a report seen by AFP revealed on Sunday. Former Test captain Salman Butt received 30 months, Mohammad Asif 12 months, Mohammad Aamer six...
  • After hours: A look at who parties the hardest at WIFW 17-03-2008 01:52 AM

    New Delhi: With the Feroz Shah Kotla pitch not offering much help to the bowlers, Indian left-arm spinner Pragyan Ojha said he stuck to the basics to scalp the three West Indies wickets on the opening day of the first cricket Test here. Ojha was the pick of Indian bowlers...
  • Why India is the next big thing in the fashion world 17-03-2008 01:35 AM

    Karachi: Pakistan cricket is undergoing a severe soul searching for ways to restore its international pride after three of its top players were jailed for taking bribes in England. Former Test captain Salman Butt was on Thursday handed a 30-month prison term while Mohammad Asif got a year and Mohammad...
  • The hits and the pits of the Fashion Week 17-03-2008 01:30 AM

    New Delhi: Shivnarine Chanderpaul (111 not out) hit an authoritative century to help West Indies reach 256-5 on Sunday on the opening day of the first Test against India at the Ferozeshah Kotla Stadium in New Delhi. At stumps on the first day, Carlton Baugh was giving Chanderpaul company on...
  • In Pics: Bollywood stars, cricketers scorch the ramp! 16-03-2008 02:33 AM

    New Delhi: West Indies coach Ottis Gibson believes the hype around Sachin Tendulkar's 100th international century could make it tough for the batting maestro. The 42-year-old Gibson was unaware that Tendulkar is on the verge of scoring his 100th international century. I was not aware of the milestone and haven't...
  • WIFW: Kamal Hassan's daughter rocks the ramp 16-03-2008 01:16 AM

    Jail sentences to the Pakistan cricketers have left the cricket world stunned. ...
  • WIFW: Rahul Dev is vibrant in a Valaya 16-03-2008 01:14 AM

    The classy batsman is also happy to see young exciting talents in the Indian side. ...
  • Manav Gangwani's show one starry affair 15-03-2008 11:37 PM

    New Delhi: Taming India's free-scoring batsmen on their own patch is considered a visiting slow bowler's ultimate test and West Indies coach Ottis Gibson believes leg-spinner Devendra Bishoo is up to the challenge. Indian batsmen have traditionally harvested runs against spin bowling of any description, something that comes as naturally...
  • Take a look at the fashion weirdos at WIFW 15-03-2008 11:34 PM

    Bulawayo: Zimbabwe trailed New Zealand by 305 runs with eight wickets in hand at stumps on the fourth day Friday of their one-off cricket Test at Queens Sports Club. After New Zealand declared at 252-8 in its second innings, seamer Doug Bracewell took two wickets to reduce Zimbabwe to 61-2...
  • Nina Manuel scores a perfect ten at WIFW 15-03-2008 11:29 PM

    New Delhi: Former South African Cricket chief, Ali Bacher joined in the support of the imprisonment of Pakistan cricketers, Salman Butt, Mohammad Asif and Mohammad Amir, for their involvement in the spot fixing scandal, and termed the judgement as a “watershed for corruption in cricket”. “I believe this is a...
  • WIFW Fashion Statement: J J Valaya 15-03-2008 11:25 PM

    Sharjah: Sri Lanka grabbed two cheap Pakistan wickets after grinding out a first-innings total of 413 to hold the initiative on Friday after two days of the third and final cricket Test at Sharjah Cricket Stadium. Pakistan closed at 35-2, still trailing by 378 on the first innings. Azhar Ali...
  • WIFW: Manish Arora sobers down 15-03-2008 02:40 AM

    London: Former English wicketkeeper Paul Nixon has claimed that he was offered 'millions of pounds' to fix a Twenty20 match in England. The 41-year-old, however, did not elaborate on his claim but said he had spoken to ICC's anti-corruption unit when the incident happened. I was offered enormous money, millions...
  • WIFW Fashion Statement: Manish loves his models 15-03-2008 02:37 AM

    The sentences for the spot-fixing case, involving Pakistan's tainted trio is expected to be handed out on Thursday. ...
  • Surily weaves a dream with feminine designs 15-03-2008 02:30 AM

    Jaipur: Rajasthan High Court on Wednesday directed a senior police official to appear before it on Thursday and explain if a prima facie case is made out against sacked IPL commissioner Lalit Modi in the alleged fake cheque case in 2008. Modi had given a cheque or Rs 6 crore...
  • In Pics: Of razzmatazz, malfunctions and more 14-03-2008 10:09 PM

    London: The ICC may now initiate fresh investigations against Pakistani players Kamran Akmal and Wahab Riaz following the conviction of their team-mates Salman Butt and Mohammad Asif in the spot-fixing scandal, a newspaper report said here. According to a report in the Daily Telegraph, the guilty verdicts handed out to...
  • Desi apparel impresses international fashion writer 14-03-2008 03:22 PM

    Karachi: The ICC has directed all its member boards to refrain from making any comments on the conviction of Pakistani cricketers Salman Butt and Mohammed Asif on the spot-fixing charges, a PCB source claimed on Tuesday. When asked why the PCB has not issued an official reaction to the guilty...
  • WIFW Day II: Feminine frames in burnished gold 14-03-2008 03:04 AM

    Dhaka: West Indies fast bower Fidel Edwards has hailed his 11th five-wicket haul in Tests but says his focus is on ensuring the Caribbean side emerges victorious in the second Test against Bangladesh. The 29-year-old Barbadian bowled with hostility to liven up a previously benign pitch at the Sher-e-Bangla National...
  • Designer Gaurav Gupta's cock and bull story 14-03-2008 03:03 AM

    Melbourne: Australia batsman Michael Hussey says the present cricket squad is happy with captain Michael Clarke's leadership and is fully behind him. The Australian skipper has received some unwanted publicity in recent days after former opener Simon Katich suggested he played a big role in his axing from the Test...
  • Bal's mantra: Think clothes, wear metal 14-03-2008 03:01 AM

    Gurgaon: The BCCI will be conveying its reservations to the Sports Ministry regarding the revised draft of the Sports Development Bill, which was outrightly rejected by the Indian board. The Board had said that certain aspects of the Bill seek to destroy the autonomy of the BCCI and dilute the...
  • WIFW Day II Fashion Statement: The fine 'print' 14-03-2008 02:40 AM

    Gurgaon: India's middle-order batsman Yuvraj Singh reckons that his best years as a cricketer is yet to come and he will now strive to revive his Test career. Yuvraj is not a regular member of Test squad and lost his place in the side after the series in Sri Lanka...
  • In Pics: India shines, sizzles on fashion week ramp 14-03-2008 02:39 AM

    New Delhi: Indian cricketer Yuvraj Singh on Monday launched his dream project, state-of-the-art training centres for budding cricketers at Pathways Schools in Noida, Balliawas and Aravali in Haryana's Gurgaon district. The centres will be called Yuvraj Singh Centre for Excellence and will provide both outdoor and indoor training facilities to...
  • Tanisha gets a makeover, find out if she likes it 14-03-2008 02:32 AM

    London: The jury in the ongoing cricket trial involving Pakistan cricketers Salman Butt and Mohammad Asif has been formally sent back to continue deliberations. On the 19th day of the case, Justice Cooke has asked the jury for a unanimous verdict in the spot-fixing trial in which Butt, a former...
  • WIFW Day 2: The fashion frenzy continues 13-03-2008 03:52 PM

    Kolkata: England Twenty20 skipper Graeme Swann on Friday said that his remarks that Kevin Pietersen was not a natural leader have not strained their relationship and the issue was not a distraction in the ongoing India tour. Swann had written in his autobiography 'The Breaks Are Off' that Pietersen was...
  • Live: Hottest trends at Wills India Fashion Week! 13-03-2008 11:21 AM

    Durban: Australia will make a final call on injury doubts Shane Watson and Shaun Marsh on Friday, hours ahead of the deciding one-day international against South Africa at Kingsmead. Australia captain Michael Clarke said the pair would be assessed on the morning of the match as the tourists go in...
  • In Pics: Bips sets Fashion Week ramp on fire 13-03-2008 02:54 AM

    Lahore: Newly-appointed Pakistan Cricket Board's (PCB) chairman Zaka Ashraf will formally assume office on Friday at the Gaddafi Stadium here. Ashraf was supposed to take charge on Monday but because of Pakistan People's Party chairperson Nusrat Bhutto's death in Dubai on Sunday, Monday was declared national holiday to mourn her...