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  • Foreign players miss IPL buzz in the UAE 17-04-2014 08:00 PM

    Foreign players David Miller and Shaun Marsh are missing the buzz which is usually seen in the Indian Premier League. Miller, the explosive South African batsman who is part of the Kings XI Punjab squad, found UAE completely different from India, where he has experienced more excitement around the league....
  • Kings XI Punjab poised for maiden title in IPL 7: David Miller 17-04-2014 06:55 PM

    Destructing South Africa batsman David Miller believes Kings XI Punjab have built a strong squad capable of winning its maiden Indian Premier League title this year. The Punjab outfit, who have only once qualified for the knockout stage in the six editions of the event, made smart buys in the...
  • IPL 7: Controversy-ridden Rajasthan open campaign against Hyderabad 17-04-2014 06:25 PM

    Rajasthan Royals fought both on and off the field last year, but the team would not like to think about its controversial past and focus on cricket alone in the seventh season of the Indian Premier League, which the Rahul Dravid-mentored franchise will begin against a strong Sunrisers Hyderabad outfit...
  • Watch: Does Ben Affleck as Nick Dunne look guilty in 'Gone Girl'? 17-04-2014 10:25 AM

    Directed by David Fincher and based upon the global bestseller by Gillian Flynn, 'Gone Girl' is supposed to take long, hard look, at the heart of a modern marriage. The haunting trailer, that plays along with a beautiful cover of 'She' by Richard Butler, showcases the dark side of an...
  • India get richer for finishing third ranked Test side 15-04-2014 05:38 PM

    Dubai: India on Tuesday received a cheque of $265,000 for finishing third, while South Africa pocketed $475,000 for claiming the top position in the ICC Test Team Rankings at the April 1 cut-off date. While South Africa finished as the number one team, Australia claimed the second position and won...
  • Deepika Pallikal loses in Texas Open squash final 14-04-2014 01:52 PM

    Houston: Deepika Pallikal stumbled on the final hurdle against Egyptian teenager Nour El Sherbini in the title clash of the Women's Champion Fiberglass Texas Open on Monday. Eyeing maiden major title of her career, world No 12 Deepika faltered against the 18-year-old qualifier 7-11, 11-5, 7-11 to lose in 48...
  • I don't call myself a star. Not now, not ever: Varun Dhawan 14-04-2014 12:19 PM

    Mumbai: Young actor Varun Dhawan, whose fan following seems to have increased following his latest release 'Main Tera Hero', wants to avoid calling himself a "star". He says that establishing a connect with the audience will always be of importance for him. "I wouldn't call myself a star. Not now,...
  • Liverpool beat Manchester City 3-2 to boost title hopes 13-04-2014 08:03 PM

    Liverpool: Liverpool became the favourite to win the Premier League after beating title rival Manchester City 3-2 on Sunday, with Philippe Coutinho's late goal settling a thrilling and emotionally charged match at Anfield. The Brazilian playmaker pounced on City captain Vincent Kompany's poor clearance to curl home a 78th-minute winner,...
  • David Dhawan's 'Main Tera Hero' makes Rs 38.48 crore in its first week 12-04-2014 12:10 PM

    Mumbai: Bollywood film 'Main Tera Hero", directed by David Dhawan, has collected a whopping Rs.38.48 crore in its first week. The movie released April 4 in Indian theatres and has managed to mint over Rs.35 crore, said a statement. Featuring actors Varun Dhawan, Ileana D'cruz and Nargis Fakhri, the movie...
  • Ellen DeGeneres, Jamie Foxx, Tina Fey, Neil Patrick Harris: Who else was worthy of the 'Late Show'? 11-04-2014 12:43 PM

    Los Angeles: Congratulations, Stephen Colbert, on winning CBS' 'Late Show' gig. You're brilliantly funny, you've proven yourself in the Comedy Central farm leagues, and odds are you will be a worthy successor to David Letterman. But forgive us if we spend a few wistful moments thinking about what might have...
  • IPL 7: Sunrisers Hyderabad can emerge as the dark horse 11-04-2014 11:57 AM

    Come April 16, eight teams competing in the seventh edition of Indian Premier League (IPL) will become the cynosure of all eyes. No side is an underdog and to predict a winner early is close to impossible in IPL. A team boasting of top cricketing stars can crash like a...
  • Stephen Colbert to replace Letterman on 'Late Show' 11-04-2014 10:12 AM

    New York: CBS moved swiftly Thursday to replace the retiring David Letterman with Comedy Central's Stephen Colbert, who will take over the "Late Show" next year and do battle with Jimmy Fallon and Jimmy Kimmel for late-night television supremacy. Colbert, 49, has been hosting "The Colbert Report" at 11:30 p.m....
  • ICC paves way for Associate Members to earn Test status 10-04-2014 05:21 PM

    Dubai: The ICC on Thursday paved the way for Associate Members to earn Test status by introducing the 'ICC Test Challenge', which will take place every four years between the lowest ranked Test team and the winner of the ICC Inter-Continental Cup. The decision, taken at the ICC's Executive Board...
  • Lindsay Lohan, David Letterman prank call Oprah Winfrey 10-04-2014 05:19 PM

    Los Angeles: Lindsay Lohan and David Letterman had fun at the expense of Oprah Winfrey by prank calling her on The Late Show. The clip sees Letterman place a personal call to Winfrey at Lohan's request, and pretend to pose as the actress's secretary, reported Ace Showbiz. Winfrey is heard...
  • Evra's flash in the pan sums up Manchester United's season 10-04-2014 02:00 PM

    London: For two minutes after Patrice Evra's spectacular goal at the Allianz Arena on Wednesday, Manchester United fans were allowed to dream that their Champions League campaign would not end in a tame quarter-final exit at the hands of holders Bayern Munich. Bayern's response, though, was typically ruthless, hitting back...
  • David Moyes will focus on rebuilding United for Champions League 10-04-2014 09:05 AM

    Munich: David Moyes said his focus was on building a team to get Manchester United back in the Champions League after they lost to Bayern Munich in the quarter-finals on Wednesday, all but ending their hopes of playing in next season's competition. After a dismal domestic campaign by their lofty...
  • Everton running hot in race for Champions League 08-04-2014 04:55 PM

    It is a sign of the feel-good factor surrounding Everton's push for a top-four finish that instead of bunkering down as the season reaches its tense finale, Roberto Martinez's side are holding an open training session in front of thousands of fans. Having won six successive league matches, the latest...
  • Victoria Beckham poses for Hello! magazine cover 07-04-2014 05:42 PM

    London: Singer-turned-fashion designer Victoria Beckham, who is set to turn 40 this month graced the cover of a magazine. The 39-year-old former Spice Girl has flaunted an elegant red dress on the cover of Hello! magazine's April issue, reported Daily Mirror. Beckham plans to celebrate her birthday by hosting a...
  • Varun Dhawan's 'Main Tera Hero' earns over Rs 20 crore in its opening weekend 07-04-2014 04:50 PM

    New Delhi: Varun Dhawan-starrer "Main Tera Hero" has earned over Rs.20 crore in its opening weekend. The entertainer has collected a whopping net amount of Rs.22.73 crore in its opening weekend, said a statement. Directed by David Dhawan and produced by Balaji Motion Pictures, actor Tusshar Kapoor is happy with...
  • Varun Dhawan's 'Main Tera Hero' mints Rs.6.60 crore net on first day 05-04-2014 05:10 PM

    Mumbai: Varun Dhawan's 'hero-giri' in 'Main Tera Hero' earned the entertainer a good opening of Rs.6.60 crore net on its first day of release in the country. Directed by David Dhawan and produced by Balaji Motion Pictures, the movie, which released Friday also stars Ileana D'cruz and Nargis Fakhri. The...
  • Rooney doubtful for Bayern game with toe injury 05-04-2014 08:58 AM

    Manchester: Manchester United striker Wayne Rooney has been ruled out of Saturday's Premier League game against Newcastle with a toe injury, and is doubtful for the Champions League return leg against Bayern Munich next week. United manager David Moyes told the club's in-house TV station that Rooney has "a badly...
  • 10 memorable quotes from David Letterman 04-04-2014 02:34 PM

    Ten memorable quotes from David Letterman, who announced he's retiring from "Late Show" on Thursday: "I think the longer we just sit here, the more uncomfortable it will make Jay." - Letterman after sharing awkward silence with Conan O'Brien following the fellow talk show host's mix-up with Jay Leno in...
  • David Letterman to retire from 'Late Show' in 2015 04-04-2014 02:18 PM

    Reuters: Comedian David Letterman, who brought a sardonic, offbeat wit to late-night television, along with bits such as "Stupid Pet Tricks" and his "Top Ten" list, will retire as host of "The Late Show" on CBS in 2015, he said during the taping of his show in New York. Letterman,...
  • Main Tera Hero: 14 corny dialogues that transport you to David Dhawan-Govinda era of the 1990s 04-04-2014 11:49 AM

    New Delhi: David Dhawan's latest film 'Main Tera Hero' takes you back to the era where the director along with actor Govinda ruled the Box Office with his entertainers. Dhawan's comedies lacked logic and were high on theatrics. 'Main Tera Hero' is exactly how his superhit films used to be....
  • Samsung uses Obama-David Ortiz selfie for promotion; White House unhappy 04-04-2014 10:22 AM

    Washington: The White House is not amused that Samsung is promoting a selfie with the president taken by Boston Red Sox player David Ortiz on a Samsung phone. Spokesman Jay Carney says the White House objects any time the president's image is used for commercial purposes. Carney says in this...
  • 'Main Tera Hero' tweet review: No exceptional performances in this mediocre comedy 04-04-2014 09:55 AM

    From playing a spoilt brat in Karan Johar's 'Student Of The Year' to being the solo hero in his new film 'Main Tera Hero', Varun Dhawan has made a move for which many debutantes have to wait for years. Considering the fact that Varun features as the protagonist in father...
  • How Varun Dhawan saved David Dhawan's life 03-04-2014 11:28 AM

    Mumbai: Director David Dhawan teamed up with his actor son Varun for the first time in 'Main Tera Hero' and gets sentimental about the filial bonding. He says that the film has not only strengthened their bonding, Varun also saved his life during the Bangkok shoot. "Directing Varun has brought...