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  • Trezeguet is our natural leader: FC Pune City CEO 5 hours 44 minutes ago

    New Delhi: The latest signing of Kostas Katsouranis, a crash course at well-known Italian Serie 'A' club Fiorentina and, of course, the presence of David Trezeguet, give FC Pune City reasons to believe they can go the distance in the inaugural edition of Indian Super League. Greece's 2014 World Cup captain...
  • Old documentary on Mahatma Gandhi now in digital format 8 hours 2 minutes ago

    New Delhi: A documentary on Mahatma Gandhi containing "rarest of the rare" video footage, including Bapu's first interview to a foreign journalist, has been digitised and will be available for public viewing soon. "Mahatma Gandhi, 20th Century Prophet", an 1941 documentary made by travelogue writer and journalist A K Chettiar...
  • Champions League: David Luiz scores as PSG shock Barcelona 3-2 -1019422261 minutes ago

    Paris: Paris Saint-Germain set this season's Champions League alight on Tuesday with a thrilling 3-2 victory over Lionel Messi's Barcelona in Group F. David Luiz and midfielder Marco Verratti scored their first goals for PSG as the French club produced its best performance of the season to defeat a Barcelona side...
  • Marcel Granollers beats David Ferrer at Japan Open 3 days ago

    Marcel Granollers of Spain rallied from a set down to beat second-seeded David Ferrer 4-6, 6-4, 6-4 on Monday and advance to the second round of the Japan Open. Granollers converted four of nine break points at Ariake Coliseum and will next face Steve Johnson of the United States. Johnson lost...
  • David Cameron asks Parliament to back fight against Islamic State 6 days ago

    London: Prime Minister David Cameron recalled Parliament on Friday and made a case for the UK to join US-led air strikes against Islamic State (IS) terror network in Iraq which he warned could "not just take months but years". Cameron told MPs that IS poses a "clear and proven" threat to...
  • Viktor Troicki dumps top seed David Ferrer out of Shenzhen Open 1 week ago

    Top seed David Ferrer was bundled out of the Shenzen Open second round by Serb Viktor Troicki on Thursday. To compound the Spaniard's misery, the 6-3 6-4 defeat will not help his chances of reaching the year-ending ATP World Tour Finals in London. Ferrer, 32, is currently seventh in the race to...
  • Pink Floyd's new album 'The Endless River' out in November; first album in 20 years September 23, 2014

    New York: Pink Floyd's new album will arrive on Nov. 10. A Monday news release gives fresh details about "The Endless River," the British rock n' roll group's first new material in 20 years. The 18song double album features band members David Gilmour, Nick Mason and Richard Wright, who died in 2008....
  • 'Unagi is a total state of awareness': 10 best quotes of Ross Geller as 'F.R.I.E.N.D.S' turns 20 September 22, 2014

    Those who grew up the '90s, must have had 'Friends' playing an integral part in their lives. The six characters based living in New York struck a chord with people across the world and became household names. Each group would have a geeky Ross, a goodlooking Rachel with great hair...
  • David Goffin wins 2nd career title at Moselle Open September 21, 2014

    Metz: Eighthseeded David Goffin of Belgium served 10 aces and saved all four break points he faced to claim his second career title with a 64, 63 win over Joao Sousa of Portugal in the Moselle Open final on Sunday. The 23yearold Goffin is enjoying a strong finish to his season...
  • EPL: Leicester City stun Manchester United 53 September 21, 2014

    Leicester: Manchester United twice surrendered a twogoal lead to lose 53 to Leicester in a wild Premier League game on Sunday, with the promoted side scoring four times in 20 minutes to cap their thrilling comeback. Angel Di Maria's exquisite chip put United 20 ahead in the 16th minute but...
  • CLT20: David Miller praises Akshar Patel for coming good September 21, 2014

    Mohali: Manofthematch David Miller credited young bowler Akshar Patel for coming good when the team needed it the most, saying that the tailender's knock enabled Kings XI Punjab to defeat Barbados Tridents in the Champions League T20 match. Chasing 175 for victory, Miller smashed a 34ball 46 under pressure, but it...
  • David Goffin, Joao Sousa reach Moselle Open final September 21, 2014

    Sixthseeded Joao Sousa of Portugal rallied to win 76 (6), 62 against secondseeded Gael Monfils and reach the Moselle Open final, where he faces eighthseeded David Goffin of Belgium. Goffin, who eliminated topseeded JoWilfried Tsonga in the quarters, beat JanLennard Struff of Germany 76 (4), 63 in the other semifinal on...
  • CLT20: KXIP captain George Bailey heaps praise on Akshar Patel September 21, 2014

    Mohali: Kings XI Punjab skipper George Bailey on Saturday heaped praise on Akshar Patel for his crucial nineball 23 which helped his team beat Barbados Trident by four wickets in the Champions League twenty20 here. Needing 25 to win off last two overs, Patel blasted three fours and a six as...
  • CLT20: Miller, Patel script Punjab's 4wicket win over Tridents September 20, 2014

    Mohali: David Miller smashed a 34ball 46* under pressure and Parvinder Awana scalped three wickets as Kings XI Punjab notched up a fourwicket victory over Barbados Tridents in the Champions League Twenty20 on Saturday. Put into bat, Barbados posted a challenging 174 for six, riding on twin halfcenturies by Dilshan Munaweera...
  • David Goffin beats JoWilfried Tsonga in Moselle quarters September 20, 2014

    Eighthseeded David Goffin of Belgium rallied to beat topseeded JoWilfried Tsonga 16, 76 (5), 75 on Friday to reach the Moselle Open semifinals. Goffin next plays Germany's JanLennard Struff for the first time. Struff advanced after thirdseeded Philipp Kohlschreiber retired when trailing 50 after just 20 minutes. Secondseeded Gael Monfils of France...
  • Museum on human rights opens in Canada September 20, 2014

    Toronto: Governor General of Canada David Johnston inaugurate the Canadian Museum for Human Rights in Winnipeg, Manitoba in central Canada on Friday. The Museum can play a vital role in helping to engage in dialogue, to learn and to stand up for what is right and good, Xinhua quoted Johnston as...
  • Man jumps over fence at White House, sparks evacuation September 20, 2014

    Washington: Much of the White House was evacuated on Friday after someone jumped over the fence and ran toward the executive mansion, minutes after President Barack Obama had departed. Video from the scene showed a man making it most of the way across the North Lawn and approaching the main entrance...
  • CLT20: Kings XI Punjab face Caribbean test after a solid start September 20, 2014

    Mohali: After launching their campaign on a winning note, IPL finalists Kings XI Punjab will look to dish out another dominating performance when they face the formidable Barbados Tridents in a Group B match of the Oppo Champions League twenty20 here on Saturday. The Kings XI came into the tournament on...
  • UK PM Cameron lauds 'No' campaign, Scots for keeping the union intact September 19, 2014

    United Kingdom Prime Minister David Cameron lauded the 'No' campaign and the people of Scotland for keeping the union intact. He said, "The people of Scotland have spoken, and it is a clear result. They have kept our country of four nations together. I am a passionate believer in our...
  • Scots spurn independence, vote to stay in the United Kingdom September 19, 2014

    Edinburgh: Scotland has chosen to stay in the United Kingdom, spurning independence in a historic referendum that had worried allies and investors, results showed on Friday with more than two thirds of the vote declared. Scotland's final verdict on the union should be clear within two hours. Supporters of the United...
  • Roma defender David Astori out with knee injury September 18, 2014

    Rome: Roma defender David Astori has sprained his right knee and will likely be out of action for about three weeks. Astori injured his knee in Wednesday's 51 victory over CSKA Moscow in the Champions League. Roma say the Italy defender, who has also injured his medial collateral ligament, has already started...
  • Scottish minister insists of using pound even if gets independence September 17, 2014

    Edinburg: Scottish First Minister Alex Salmond on Tuesday insisted that an independent Scotland could not be prevented from using the pound. In an interview with Sky TV news, Salmond reiterated his desire to hold on to sterling, saying that the words about "being able to be vetoed from using the pound"...
  • Don't leave the UK: David Cameron's emotional appeal to Scotland September 16, 2014

    Two days ahead of the referendum, UK Prime Minister David Cameron made an emotional appeal, begging the people of Scotland not to leave the United Kingdom. ...
  • Independence won't be a trial separation, but a painful divorce: PM Cameron to Scotland September 16, 2014

    London/Aberdeen: Prime Minister David Cameron used his last visit to Scotland before a historic independence referendum this week to implore Scots to remain part of the United Kingdom, warning on Monday that a breakaway vote would be irreversible. With opinion polls suggesting the referendum remains too close to call, Cameron, the...
  • David Moyes' tactics did not fit Manchester United, says Rio Ferdinand September 15, 2014

    Former Manchester United defender Rio Ferdinand has become the first senior player to publicly criticise David Moyes, who lasted just 10 months in charge as manager at Old Trafford last season. Moyes was appointed from Everton to succeed Alex Ferguson before the start of last season but reigning champions United lost...
  • After beheading, Cameron says, 'They are not Muslims, they are monsters' September 15, 2014

    London:The beheading of a British aid worker by the dreaded Islamic State in Iraq and Syria (ISIS) was described Sunday by Prime Minister David Cameron as an act of "pure evil" even as Britain confirmed that the video showing the gruesome killing was genuine. The 44yearold aid worker David Haines was...
  • UNSC strongly condemns 'heinous' murder of Briton by ISIL September 15, 2014

    United Nations: The UN Security Council has strongly condemned the "heinous and cowardly" murder of British humanitarian aid worker David Haines by the Islamic State terror group, saying the outfit must be defeated and violence it adopts "stamped out." "This crime is a tragic reminder of the increasing dangers humanitarian personnel...
  • We must drive back, dismantle, and ultimately destroy ISIS: David Cameron September 15, 2014

    Two days after UK aid worker David Haines was executed by ISIS, British Prime Minister David Cameron said that the UK will support "direct military action" of the US against ISIS. Taking the same tone as US President Barack Obama, Cameron stressed Britain's involvement is not about British "troops on...
  • My brother's life wasn't about hatred, it was about love, says David Haines brother September 15, 2014

    David Haines, a 44yearold father of two from Perth in Scotland, was executed by Islamic State militants on Saturday. David's brother Mike Haines said, "My first reaction could be one of hatred, but my brothers life wasn't about hatred. It was about love for all men. I would like...