Decade

  • Search for MH370 could take 'decades': Malaysia Airlines June 25, 2014

    Kuala Lumpur: The search for the missing Malaysian aircraft may take "decades" as its wreckage could be spread over a big area in the Indian Ocean, a top Malaysia Airlines official said, while criticising the government for not informing them about the air turn back made by the jet. "Something...
  • 10 years of Chetan Bhagat's 'Five Point Someone', possibly the world's only most-read book everyone has denied reading May 7, 2014

    No author in literary history has polarised readers as much as Chetan Bhagat since the release of his first semi-autobiographical book 'Five Point Someone' that touched a nerve with readers debating both his style and the quality of his prose. Bhagat is not a literary elite but no other author has...
  • Jeev honoured to be nominated, but says Yang deserves award March 24, 2014

    New Delhi: Ace Indian golfer Jeev Milkha Singh said he was immensely proud on being named as one of five golfers nominated for Asian Tour's 'Player of the Decade' award. The 42-year-old Indian, a two-time Asian Tour Order of Merit champion and a winner of six tournaments, was named alongside Korea's...
  • Delhi shivers as temperature drops to 2.4 degree, lowest in a decade December 30, 2013

    Delhi recorded the lowest minimum temperature in a decade for the month of December as mercury dipped to a chilling 2.4 degrees this morning. Monday's minimum was five degrees below normal. The minimum temperature on Sunday was recorded at 4.5 degrees Celsius. A thick blanket of fog accompanied by icy winds...
  • Stardom has no side effects, says Hrithik Roshan March 25, 2013

    New Delhi: Actor Hrithik Roshan has been in the film industry for over a decade now and feels there are no negative aspects to being a star. The 39-year-old started his career with the 2000 hit 'Kaho Naa...Pyaar Hai' and has been part of many successful projects. The actor feels that...
  • Shah Rukh Khan's autobiography set to release June 7, 2011

    Mumbai: Bollywood superstar Shah Rukh Khan is all set to fulfill one of his fondest dreams -- releasing his autobiography -- titled 'Twenty Years In A Decade', soon. Penning his experiences and thoughts, SRK takes his fans through his decade-long journey from 1991-2001 in this book. "I have written a...
  • Jennifer Aniston to get 'Decade of Hotness' award May 21, 2011

    London: Actress Jennifer Aniston will receive the "Decade of Hotness" title at the Guys Choice Awards to be given June 10. Aniston landed the ultimate honour for her youthful appearance and sexy red carpet look. The 42-year-old will accept the flattering prize at the Guys Choice Awards to be hosted by Spike...
  • Madonna decade's most talked about celeb December 24, 2010

    London: Pop diva Madonna has emerged as the most talked about celebrity in the past ten years, grabbing most print space in newspapers and magazines. The 52-year-old Material Girl beat off competition from TV mogul Simon Cowell and singer Robbie Williams to clinch...
  • London, tuberculosis capital of Western Europe December 17, 2010

    London: The number of people infected with tuberculosis has jumped by 50 percent in London in the last decade, making it the tuberculosis capital of Western Europe, a new report says. Unlike other countries in the region where tuberculosis is dropping, the disease is on the rise in Britain, particularly in...
  • Ratan Tata is 'Businessman of the Decade' August 7, 2010

    Mumbai: Ratan Tata is the "personification of honesty, integrity and inspiring leadership", is how Maharashtra Governor K Sankaranarayanan described the industrialist while conferring him with the Businessman of the Decade Award. After giving the award on behalf of the Federation of Indo-Israeli Chambers of Commerce in Mumbai on Friday night, Sankaranarayanan...
  • Sallu-Kat declared the hottest couple April 28, 2010

    Bollywood actors Salman Khan and Katrina Kaif may be tight-lipped about their relationship status, but they have been voted the hottest couple of the decade in a poll by MSN India that also declared superstar Shah Rukh Khan the actor of the decade. The two have beaten the likes of...
  • Decade-ender special: Ideas that shaped the decade December 30, 2009

    The first decade of the 21st century is about to end. CNN-IBN brings you the big ideas that have shaped the last decade. A CNN IBN viewers web poll has given us four big ideas of the decade. CNN-IBN discusses four main ideas that have shaped the last 10 years. ...
  • Harry Potter 'greatest entertainer of the decade' June 15, 2010

    New York: It's official. Harry Potter is "the greatest entertainer of the decade". The child-wizard character created by author JK Rowling beat every television show, film and song as well as popular social networking sites like YouTube and Facebook to land the title, according to the US magazine Entertainment Weekly. The magazine,...
  • Tiger Woods voted AP's top athlete of the decade March 26, 2010

    New York: As sports go, it wasn't close: Tiger Woods was famous for his golf long before he became infamous for his personal life. For 10 incomparable years, no one ruled a sport like Woods. He won 64 tournaments, including 12 major championships. He hoisted a trophy on every continent where...
  • Apple's Steve Jobs named CEO of the decade November 6, 2009

    San Francisco: He single-handedly saved Apple, wrought a revolution in online music, created a world-beating smartphone and led Pixar to dominate computer animation. So it's no surprise that Apple chief executive Steve Jobs was named CEO of the decade on Thursday by Fortune magazine, which said that Jobs' success in reordering...
  • Ten on 10: IIFA winners of the decade June 15, 2009

    The 10th IIFA awards that took place in Macau on Saturday night. They gave away awards honouring actors, films, and directors for the last decade. Here's a look at the winners. ...
  • IIFA to honour decade's top most Bollywood achievers June 12, 2009

    New Delhi: IIFA awards clock ten years of the annual act. Little wonder then that organizers are looking at felicitating people for their contributions to Hindi cinema in the last decade. Heading the list of nominees for the IIFA Star of the Decade in Male category is Mr Perfectionist Aamir Khan,...