Casablanca

  • Raja score late to beat Auckland at Club World Cup 12-12-2013 11:54 AM

    Agadir, (Morocco): Raja Casablanca scored late into stoppage time to beat Auckland City 2-1 in the opening match of the annual Club World Cup in Morocco on Wednesday. Abdelilah Hafidi tapped home the winner in the 2nd minute of added time to ensure the host club a winning start at...
  • Roger Ebert: Excerpts of his 10 memorable reviews 05-04-2013 10:51 AM

    New Delhi: Roger Ebert reviewed thousands of films over the years, influencing moviegoers across the country with his uncomplicated, yet intelligent reviews that were breezy and often quotable. Along with fellow film critic Gene Siskel, Ebert, who died on Thursday at the age of 70, created and made famous the...
  • 'Casablanca' to get a sequel 05-11-2012 07:23 PM

    London: An American producer is planning to bring a sequel to 'Casablanca', the beloved 1942 Hollywood classic starring Humphrey Bogart and Ingrid Bergman in their most famous roles. The film, whose lines like 'Here's looking at you kid' and 'Play it again, Sam' are still quoted by film lovers, revolved...
  • Blast in Morocco tourist cafe kills 14 people 28-04-2011 08:37 PM

    Marrakesh: An explosion killed 14 people, including foreigners, on Thursday in a busy cafe in the Moroccan tourist destination of Marrakesh, and authorities said the initial signs were that it was a criminal act. The blast ripped through the second storey of a cafe overlooking Marrakesh's Jamaa el-Fnaa square, a...
  • Thousands of protesters demand 'A New Morocco' 24-04-2011 07:39 PM

    Casablanca: Thousands took to the streets of Morocco on Sunday in peaceful demonstrations to demand sweeping reforms and an end to political detention, the third day of mass protests since they began in February. Desperate to avoid the turmoil that toppled leaders in Tunisia and Egypt, authorities have already announced...
  • After Egypt, thousands march in Moroccan cities 20-02-2011 11:22 PM

    Rabat: Thousands of people marched in Moroccan cities on Sunday demanding King Mohammed VI give up some of his powers. In Moroccan capital Rabat, police allowed protesters, raising slogans like "The people reject a constitution made for slaves", to approach parliament, the BBC reported. A separate protest is under way...
  • Casablanca attack convicts escape from prison 08-04-2008 10:09 AM

    Sydney: Ecstatic after taking an unbeatable 2-0 lead over India, Australia captain Michael Clarke said he might field an all-pace attack in the third Test to bounce the visitors out of the series at the dreaded Perth track. Australia beat India by 122 runs and an innings and 68 runs...
  • Hollywood's generous dose of gossip for you! 02-04-2008 12:20 AM

    Melbourne: Melbourne Cricket Club (MCC) will honour the Australian spin legend Shane Warne by unveiling a bronze statue of his on Thursday outside the MCG for his achievements and contribution to the game of cricket. Warne will be immortalised in a bronze statue outside the MCG, joining 10 other Australian...
  • In Pics: Cinema's most romantic moments 29-01-2008 11:49 AM

    Karachi: The Pakistan Cricket Board may claim to be facing financial difficulties but this has not prevented its officials from spending lavishly on administrative expenses and salaries. According to documents submitted by the board in the national assembly in response to questions put forward by some members, it has transpired...