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  • Davis Cup: Bryan brothers lead US to victory over Slovakia 5 days ago

    Bob and Mike Bryan made quick work of their doubles match to ensure the United States cruised to victory in their Davis Cup World Group playoff tie against Slovakia on Saturday. The brothers' 6-1, 6-2, 6-1 victory over Norbert Gombos and Lukas Lacko in Chicago gave the Americans an insurmountable 3-0...
  • What to watch on day eleven of the 2014 US Open September 4, 2014

    Roger Federer got a kick out of the notion that Gael Monfils is looking forward to the day when he will be able to tell his children that he played against the 17-time major champion. "Is that a good thing? I don't know," Federer said, sitting with his arms crossed and...
  • TN: 20-member gang hacks brothers to death, beheads them September 3, 2014

    Chennai: In a gruesome incident, a 20-member gang hacked two brothers to death in Tamil Nadu. The gang then beheaded them with sickles and dumped their heads at a medical college hospital in Chidambaram district. The gang also attacked friends and relatives of the two brothers, Ambulance Kumar and Rajesh, who...
  • Bryan brothers roll to quarters of US Open doubles September 1, 2014

    New York: Americans Bob and Mike Bryan advanced to the quarterfinals of the US Open doubles on Monday, downing countrymen Bradley Klahn and Tim Smyzek 6-3, 7-6 (5). The 36-year-old Bryan brothers, the world's top-ranked doubles team, have yet to drop a set through their first three matches. They capped the...
  • Bike borne duo brothers killed after being hit by a police jeep August 17, 2014

    Two brothers were killed when the bike they were riding on was hit by a police jeep in Maharajganj area in Azamgarh, police said. Dilsher (18) and Sarvar (25) died last night after their bike was hit by Station officer Kaptangaj's jeep in Asratpur Basaratpatti village, Superintendent of Police, Dinesh Chandra...
  • 'Into The Woods' trailer: Meryl Streep, Johnny Depp, Anna Kendrick are perfectly creepy and deliciously whimsical August 5, 2014

    Are you a fan of the fairy tales? Then you must see this trailer. 'Into the Woods' is a modern twist on the Brothers Grimm fairy tales, intertwining the plots of a few choice stories and exploring the consequences of the characters' wishes and quests. This musical follows the classic tales of...
  • Widows of Varanasi preparing 'rakhis' for 'brother' Modi August 3, 2014

    This 'Rakshabandhan' festival will be special for hundreds of elderly widows of Varanasi as they plan to send 1,000 'rakhis' along with sweets to Prime Minister Narendra Modi, who made his parliamentary debut in May from this temple town. The event is part of efforts to bring these women, who have...
  • Adani brothers discharged in cheating case by Maharashtra court June 22, 2014

    Mumbai: In a major relief to Gautam and Rajesh Adani, a local court has discharged the industrialists in a case of cheating and criminal conspiracy related to purchase and sale of shares. The Serious Fraud Investigating Office (SFIO) had, in 2012, filed a charge sheet against twelve accused including the Adani...
  • 'Looper' filmmaker Rian Johnson to write, direct 'Star Wars: Episode VIII' June 22, 2014

    Los Angeles: 'Looper' filmmaker Rian Johnson will write and direct 'Star Wars: Episode VIII', the second installment in the new trilogy of 'Star Wars' films produced by Walt Disney Co, a source with knowledge of the plans said on Friday. Johnson, 40, who also wrote and directed 2005's 'Brick' and 2008's...
  • Trinamool MP Derek O'Brien's brother Barry joins BJP June 4, 2014

    Close on the heels of winning two Lok Sabha seats in West Bengal and increasing its voting percentage, the state BJP wing on Wednesday roped in Trinamool Congress MP Derek O'Brien's brother Barry O'Brien. Barry a noted quiz master and a motivational speaker, who was a nominated member of the West...
  • Four I-League clubs lose appeal, not to be part of first division June 4, 2014

    Churchill Brothers, United SC, Rangdajied United and Mohammedan Sporting all lost their appeals Tuesday and will no longer be part of the top-flight I-League football. These four clubs, however, will be allowed to play in the second division I-League if they meet the criteria. The Club Licensing Appeals Body of the All...
  • Churchill Brothers and three other clubs axed from I-League May 21, 2014

    New Delhi: In a stunning development in Indian football, two-time champions Churchill Brothers were on Wednesday thrown out of the I-League along with three other teams for failing to fulfill the AIFF's club licensing criteria. The All India Football Federation's Club Licensing Committee - First Instance Body - took the decision...
  • Hiranandani Brothers among Singapore's richest property tycoons May 7, 2014

    Singapore: Indian origin property magnate Raj Kumar Hiranandani and Asok Kumar Hiranandani have been named among Singapore's top ten richest property tycoons and the two have a collective net worth of $2.6 billion, says a Wealth-X report. Raj Kumar Hiranandani, owner of the Royal Holdings Organisation was placed in the second...
  • 3-year-old US girl shoots dead 2-year-old brother April 21, 2014

    A three-year-old girl in the US has accidentally shot and killed her two-year-old brother with a rifle, the fourth such incident in the country this month involving children. The boy, whose name was not released, was shot in the stomach with a .22-caliber rifle that was used earlier in the day...
  • East Bengal beat Pune FC 1-2 in I-League April 20, 2014

    Missed chances and defensive errors cost Pune FC as they squandered a one-goal lead to go down 1-2 to East Bengal in an I-League Round 25 encounter at the Shree Shivchhatrapati Sports Complex on Saturday. Winger Anthony D'Souza (39th minute) put Pune FC ahead in the first half before strikes from...
  • Bellary blues for BJP- huge money recovered, party running for cover April 14, 2014

    Bellary: When the Election Commission squad went to raid the office and residence of a local trader Babulal who is known as 'Chor' Babulal on Saturday, they were expecting a few crores or even a lesser amount at his place. But, they were both surprised and shocked after the raid...
  • Bellary: Rajnath promises steel capital, Rahul a China of Karnataka April 11, 2014

    Bellary: The BJP national president Rajnath Singh campaigned for the party candidate B Sriramulu in Bellary on Thursday. Addressing a public meeting he said "If we come to power, we will make Bellary a steel capital of Karnataka". The response to this statement was quick. Congress MLA and Union Railways...
  • Dead officer's family attacks Defence Ministry over naval accidents March 8, 2014

    Mumbai: The family Lieutenant Commander Kapish Muwal, who died in the INS Sindhuratna mishap, has launched a scathing attack on the Defence Secretary after another officer died in the INS Kolkata tragedy on Friday. Lieutenant Commander Muwal's brother criticised the Indian Navy saying that there were more civilian contractors than defence...
  • Uphaar fire tragedy: Supreme Court upholds conviction of Ansal brothers March 5, 2014

    New Delhi: The Supreme Court on Wednesday upheld the conviction of Ansal brothers in the Uphaar cinema hall fire tragedy. The SC bench rapped Sushil and Gopal Ansal saying that the two were more concerned about making money than ensuring safety of cinemagoers. However, the two-judge bench differed on quantum of...
  • SC to pronounce verdict in 1997 Uphaar cinema tragedy today March 5, 2014

    New Delhi: The Supreme Court is expected to pronounce its judgement in the Uphaar cinema tragedy case on Wednesday. Sushil and Gopal Ansal have sought an acquittal from the Supreme Court. The High Court had reduced their sentence from two years to one year whereas the CBI and victims of the...
  • Older brother tweets 14-year-old's simple, palindromic poem. Twitter comes to a standstill. March 1, 2014

    At the last count, the poem had 132940 retweets and 138189 facourites. "Read this... My 14 year old brother wrote this... Crazyyyy", tweeted Derek Nichols attaching a photo of the page on which the poem was written. The poet, Nichols' eighth grader brother Jordan, wrote at the end of the...
  • Churchill Brothers beat Clube de Goa 3-1 to win maiden Fed Cup title January 25, 2014

    Kochi: Languishing at the bottom of the heap in the ongoing I-League, Churchill Brothers showed remarkable resilience as they outclassed a formidable Sporting Clube de Goa 3-1 to win their maiden Federation Cup title at the floodlit Nehru Stadium here on Saturday. For the winners Balwant Singh (21st minute), Alesh Sawant...
  • Churchill, Dempo enter semi-final of Federation Cup January 20, 2014

    New Delhi: Goan sides Churchill Brothers and Dempo SC entered the semi-finals of the 35th Federation Cup after contrasting results in their respective last league matches in Cochin and Manjeri. While Churchil registered their third consecutive win by defeating Pune FC 3-2 at the Jawaharlal Nehru Stadium, Dempo were held to...
  • Sec 377 not about Indian culture, was brought by the British: Onir December 12, 2013

    Filmmaker Onir, known for his film 'My Brother Nikhil' reacts to the Supreme Court ruling that upheld Section 377 criminalising homosexuality. ...
  • Churchill Brothers sign Syrian striker Yasser Shahen November 21, 2013

    Panaji: Churchill Brothers, who have been tottering at the bottom of the I-League table, have signed up Syrian striker Yasser Shahen in a bid to bolster their attack. The 24-year-old Shahen, who has travelled along with the team to Kolkata, will play his first match against Mohammedan Sporting on November 23,...
  • Jeje Lalpekhlua strikes in Dempo's 1-0 win over Churchill November 6, 2013

    Duler: Jeje Lalpekhlua did the star turn for Dempo Sports Club as his first-half strike proved decisive in his team's 1-0 win over defending champions Churchill Brothers in an I-League match at Duler Stadium in Mapusa on Wednesday. The all-important goal came in the 15th minute through Jeje Lalpekhlua, which ultimately...
  • Bryan brothers win Paris Masters doubles title November 4, 2013

    Paris: Bob and Mike Bryan beat Alexander Peya of Austria and Bruno Soares of Brazil 6-3, 6-3 on Sunday in the final of the Paris Masters to win their 11th title this season. The American twins, who also won the Paris Masters in 2005 and 2007, have already clinched the...