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  • Not surprised that we have won I-League, says Sunil Chhetri 21-04-2014 11:50 PM

    Margao: His team's name etched in the annals of Indian football history, Bengaluru FC captain Sunil Chhetri on Monday termed the I-League debutants' triumph one of the most "significant moments" of his illustrious career. First-timers Bengaluru FC clinched the I-League title in their debut season courtesy a 4-2 away win...
  • Bengaluru FC edge past Dempo SC 4-2 to win maiden I-League title 21-04-2014 08:45 PM

    Margao: First-timers Bengaluru FC on Monday wrote a new chapter in Indian football by clinching the I-League title in their debut season courtesy a 4-2 away win over Dempo Sports Club here, with captain Sunil Chhetri fittingly netting the final goal. Needing a win to snatch the title ahead of...
  • Bengaluru FC looking to wrap up I-League title against Dempo 21-04-2014 11:46 AM

    Bengaluru FC would look to clinch their maiden I-League title in their debut season with a victory over Dempo FC in their penultimate league match at Nehru Stadium on Monday. Bengaluru FC, who are leading the table with 41 points from 22 matches, need three points from two remaining matches...
  • Bengaluru FC just a win away from I-League title 17-04-2014 07:09 PM

    Bangalore: Debutant Bengaluru Football Club can script history on Monday and clinch the I-League title if they get past Dempo SC at Margao in their penultimate fixture of the season. Ashley Westwood's side are currently on 41 points with two games left, and mathematically, three more points will hand them...
  • I-League: Bengaluru FC blank Mohun Bagan 2-0; Sporting hold Churchill to 1-1 draw 06-04-2014 07:34 PM

    Kolkata: Leaders Bengaluru FC blanked Mohun Bagan 2-0 to go four points clear at the top of the table and inch closer to the title after their round 24 I-League fixture at the Vivekananda Yuba Bharati Krirangan here on Sunday. Thoi Singh put the visitors in front at the stroke...
  • I-League: East Bengal beat Mohammedan Sporting; Mumbai held to a draw 05-04-2014 08:22 PM

    Kolkata: East Bengal thrashed Mohammedan Sporting 3-1 to close the gap with leaders Bengaluru FC by four points and keep their I-League title hopes alive by jumping to third place after their round 24 fixture at the Vivekananda Yuba Bharati Krirangan on Saturday. Ryuji Sueoka gave East Bengal the 10th...
  • Karnataka: Family of 13 siblings with combined age of 880 years claims to be world's oldest living family 17-02-2014 03:00 PM

    With a family of 13 siblings in Karnataka claiming a combined age of over 880 years, it has staked claim with the Guinness World Records to be the oldest living family in the world. 68-year-old Ramakrishna Manja, who is the eighth among the siblings, said Sunday he has approached the...
  • Film enthusiats gather as Bangalore film fest opens 27-12-2013 06:30 PM

    Bangalore: The Bengaluru International Film Festival (Biffes) opened on a glittering note here Monday, with hundreds of cine buffs thronging the venue for the inaugural event where Tollywood superstar Kamal Hassan was the cynosure of all. Organised by the Karnataka Chalanachitra Academy in association with the Karnataka Film Chamber of...
  • I-League: East Bengal strike twice to down Bengaluru FC 15-12-2013 07:01 PM

    Bangalore: East Bengal ended Bengaluru FC's winning spree at home with goals by James Moga (17th) and Edeh Chidi (80th) for a deserving 2-0 result in the I-League match on Sunday. The visitors, thus, repeated their 2-0 home win against Bengaluru FC who crashed to their first defeat in eight...
  • I-League: Bengaluru FC host East Bengal 14-12-2013 08:09 PM

    Bangalore: Debutants Bengaluru FC will look to consolidate their position on the top of the points table when they clash against AFC Cup semi-finalists East Bengal in the I-League on Sunday. With four successive away-wins, Bengaluru FC have shown that their dream start at the beginning of the campaign was...
  • Kamal Haasan to inaugurate Bengaluru International Film Festival 05-12-2013 06:11 PM

    Tamil superstar Kamal Haasan will inaugurate the sixth annual Bengaluru International Film Festival on December 26. The eight-day festival will be held in association with Karnataka Film Chamber of Commerce (KFCC) and Karnataka Chalanachitra Academy (KCA). BIFF will showcase 145 films from 45 countries that have won awards at various...
  • Sunil Chhetri double strike helps Bengaluru FC beat Shillong Lajong 01-12-2013 09:01 PM

    Bangalore: Skipper Sunil Chhetri struck twice to help Bengaluru FC beat Shillong Lajong 2-1 in a thrilling 12th round match of the I-League on Sunday. With this win at the Bangalore Football Stadium, Bengaluru FC kept their unbeaten record at home intact while Shillong Lajong's six-match unbeaten run in the...
  • Bengaluru FC tames Salgaocar; moves to second spot in I-League 26-11-2013 08:41 PM

    Duler: Bengaluru FC Tuesday defeated Salgaocar 2-1 in an exciting Airtel I-League tie played at Duler stadium in Mapusa. Bengaluru FC scored in each half through John Menyongar (in 21st minute) and Beikhokhei Beingaichho (in 57th minute) to clinch the thriller. Salgaocar, though failed to convert a penalty in the...
  • Pune FC unbeaten at home, down Bengaluru FC 1-0 06-11-2013 10:12 PM

    Pune: Pune FC bounced back to winning ways with a drama-filled 1-0 win over Bengaluru FC in an I-League Round-9 encounter at the Shree Shiv Chhatrapati Sports Complex in Balewadi near here on Wednesday. Substitute winger James Meyer scored the only goal of the match in the 71st minute to...
  • Pune FC aim for a U-turn against Bengaluru FC 05-11-2013 07:16 PM

    Pune: Pune FC look ahead to reverse their fortunes when they host new entrants Bengaluru FC in a crucial top of the table I-League Round 9 clash at the Shree Shiv Chhatrapati Sports Complex, Balewadi, here on Wednesday. The away game setback Pune FC experienced looms large. However, with coach...
  • East Bengal end Bengaluru FC's unbeaten run 26-10-2013 08:23 PM

    Kolkata: An own goal by Robin Singh and a stoppage time strike from James Moga saw East Bengal beat I-League leaders Bengaluru FC 2-0 in the round seven match at the Kalyani Stadium on Saturday. The result ended Bengaluru FC's unbeaten start to their first ever I-League campaign but they...
  • Sean Rooney scores twice in Bengaluru FC's 3-1 win over Dempo 23-10-2013 06:51 PM

    Bangalore: Australian striker Sean Rooney struck twice to help Bengaluru FC beat Dempo Sports Club 3-1 in their Airtel I-League encounter here Wednesday. Siam Hangal scored the other goal for the home side while Clifford Miranda pulled one back for Dempo at the Bangalore Football Stadium. Bengaluru FC maintained their...
  • I-League: Close Bengaluru-United game on anvil 05-10-2013 04:29 PM

    Bangalore: Bengaluru FC (BFC) face their toughest test yet in their debut I-League football season when they take on Kolkata's United Sports Club in the third round here Sunday. The Ashley Westwood-trained BFC have four points from a draw and a win to United's six after two outings with the...
  • I-League: Bengaluru FC record maiden win 29-09-2013 07:13 PM

    Bangalore: It was a stroll in the park for Bengaluru FC as they hammered newly-promoted Rangdajied United from Shillong 3-0 for their first win in the Airtel I-League football tournament on Sunday. Goals by John Johnson (33rd), Sean Rooney (57th) and skipper Sunil Chhetri (67th) set up Bengaluru's runaway win...
  • Bengaluru FC hold Mohun Bagan to 1-1 draw 22-09-2013 08:03 PM

    Bangalore: C S Sabeeth scored in the dying moments to neutralise a second half strike from Sean Rooney as Mohun Bagan shared honours with debutants Bengaluru FC in the first Round of their I-league encounter here Sunday. It was the home team that drew first blood in the 49th minute...
  • Bangalore: Narrow escape for over 100 passengers as Indigo flight hits runway lights 13-09-2013 11:39 AM

    Over 100 people on board an Indigo flight from Delhi had a miraculous escape when the aircraft landed at Bengaluru International Airport amidst heavy rain and hit the runway lights, deflating its tyres. "All 110 passengers and six crew members on board are safe with no injuries reported. They have...
  • Sunil Chhetri keen to leverage on Ashley Westwood's experience 29-07-2013 02:54 PM

    Bangalore: Indian football skipper Sunil Chhetri, who has signed for newly unveiled Bengaluru Football Club (BFC), is betting on the club's English manager Ashley Westwood's leadership qualities for making an impact in the I-league season. "BFC is not a fancied team but we could make an impact if we put...
  • Ananth Kumar welcomes naming airport after Kempe Gowda 18-07-2013 04:42 AM

    Bangalore: Senior BJP leader H N Ananth Kumar on Wednesday welcomed the Centre's move to name Bengaluru International Airport after the city's founder Kempe Gowda. "This has been a great victory for the struggle (for naming it after Kempe Gowda) in the last 10 years inside and outside Parliament," Kumar...
  • Karnataka polls: Eye on Bengaluru 03-05-2013 11:49 PM

    CNN-IBN Deputy Editor Sagarika Ghose asks residents of Bangalore about their voting ambitions ahead of the state Assembly elections on May 5. ...
  • Signature Premier After Match Parties 28-04-2013 11:50 AM

    On the episode, we bring to you, the glitz and glamour of the 'Signature After Match Parties' in Bengaluru. ...
  • Indian airports low in world rankings; Hyderabad best in country 19-04-2013 09:03 AM

    New Delhi: Hyderabad's Rajiv Gandhi International Airport (RGI) has been rated as the best airport in India, the fifth best regional airport in Asia and the eighth best airport in the 5-10 million passengers per annum capacity category. The ratings were given at the recently concluded Skytrax-World Airport Awards held...
  • Sri Ram Sene chief Pramod Muthalik likely to get BJP ticket: Sources 05-04-2013 06:56 PM

    Delhi/Bengaluru: The BJP is expected to finalise its list of candidates for the May 5 Assembly polls at its election committee meet in Delhi on Thursday. Sources said that Sri Rama Sene founder Pramod Muthalik is likely to get a ticket from Belgaum (north) constituency in Karnataka. He is infamous...
  • Namma Bengaluru Award is back 17-11-2011 08:34 AM

    BANGALORE: The Namma Bengaluru Awards, instituted with the objective of recognising extra-ordinary contributions to Bengaluru by ordinary citizens of the city, is back again and citizens can nominate the person they think are worthy of the awards. In its third consecutive year, it is a first-of-its-kind in India where citizens...
  • Bengaluru International Film Fest from Dec 15 19-10-2011 03:27 PM

    Bangalore: Movie buffs are in for a bonanza when the fourth edition of Bengaluru International Film Festival (BIFF) gets underway here from December 15 to December 22. "The event will further enhance the pride of Bangalore, acclaimed the world over for its strides in IT and Education sectors", Karnataka Chief...