Doubles

  • I hope to win Wimbledon one day, says US Open winner Sania Mirza September 7, 2014

    Sania, who won the US Open mixed doubles with her Brazilian partner Bruno Soares, spoke to CNN-IBN upon returning from New York. ...
  • Makarova, Vesnina win US Open women's doubles title September 7, 2014

    New York: Ekaterina Makarova and Elena Vesnina won their second Grand Slam women's doubles title, ending Martina Hingis' run at the US Open. The fourth-seeded Russians rallied after losing the first set to beat Hingis and Flavia Pennetta 2-6, 6-3, 6-2 on Saturday night. "Definitely, it was so amazing," Makarova said. "I'm...
  • Sania Mirza advances to 2nd round of mixed doubles at US Open August 28, 2014

    New York: Indian tennis player Sania Mirza with Brazilian partner Bruno Soares progressed to the second round of the mixed doubles competitions of the US Open at the Flushing Meadows. It wasn't exactly an easy opener for the top seeds as they needed an hour and eight minutes to move past...
  • Bollywood Blockbusters: Dharmendra talks about his journey in the film industry, forthcoming film August 27, 2014

    Dharmendra was awarded Filmfare award for Lifetime Achievement for his contribution to Indian cinema in 1997. In a career spanning over 5 decades, Dharmendra has worked in about 300 films. His forthcoming Punjabi film 'Double Di Trouble' is set to release on August 29. ...
  • CWG 2014: Mohammed Asab wins bronze in men's double trap July 27, 2014

    Glasgow: Mohammed Asab bagged a bronze after missing out of the gold medal contest in a tense shoot-off to give India their second medal from shooting in the Commonwealth Games on Sunday. The 26-year-old Asab, who topped the qualification round, and Englishmen Steven Scott and Matthew French were tied at 27...
  • Double take: Rajinikanth to play a district collector and a 'secret character' in 'Lingaa' July 2, 2014

    Chennai: Superstar Rajinikanth, who is currently busy shooting for Tamil actioner 'Lingaa', will be seen in dual avatar in the film. He will be playing a district collector and an unknown role in a flashback sequence. "Rajini sir is playing double role in the film. He plays a district collector in...
  • Peng Shuai-Hsieh Su-wei win French Open women's doubles June 8, 2014

    Top-seeded Peng Shuai of China and Hsieh Su-wei of Taiwan won their second Grand Slam title together by defeating Sara Errani and Roberta Vinci of Italy 6-4, 6-1 in the final of the French Open women's doubles on Sunday. Peng and Shuai also won the women's doubles title at Wimbledon and...
  • Emirates to launch A-380 Mumbai-Dubai flight from July 21 May 28, 2014

    New Delhi: Gulf carrier Emirates on Wednesday announced the launch of its A-380 operations between Mumbai and Dubai from July 21 adding a capacity of 2,127 seats per week in each direction. It will be the second global carrier after Singapore Airlines (SIA) which was set to start its superjumbo flights...
  • Snapshot: Inside the double-decker coach of the superfast express train to be introduced between Kacheguda and Guntur May 12, 2014

    South Central Railway will soon introduce two new air-conditioned double decker bi-weekly superfast express train services between Kacheguda-Guntur-Kacheguda and Tirupati as announced in the Interim Railway Budget 2014. The maiden service of the first ever double decker train will commence on May 13, 2014 from Kacheguda to Guntur. ...
  • Suspense and gangsters come to Delhi in the form of a 'noir' film festival May 5, 2014

    New Delhi: As many as eight Hollywood movies dealing with the subject of suspense, gangsters, and crime will be showcased in the capital during the "Film Noir" festival, the organisers said Monday. The three-day festival, starting May 8, is aimed at helping film buffs to understand this genre through interactive sessions...
  • India's first double-decker flyover opens in Mumbai April 18, 2014

    Mumbai: India's first double-decker flyover was opened for public use in this west coast megapolis and the country's commercial capital on Friday. The project - Santacruz-Chembur Link Road (SCLR) - will provide a critical east-west suburban link in the city and has slashed travel time from the earlier 90 minutes to...
  • Congress has double standards on corruption, accuses Modi March 31, 2014

    New Delhi: In the run up to elections 2014, the battle is heating up and the war of words is intensifying. As leaders raise the pitch and parties try to trump each other over who has the moral right over fighting corruption, Narendra Modi at rallies across Maharashtra this Sunday...
  • Angelina Jolie to undergo another surgery after double mastectomy March 17, 2014

    Los Angeles: Actress Angelina Jolie, who had a double mastectomy in May last year, says "there's still another surgery to have, which I haven't yet". The 38-year-old had a double mastectomy and reconstructive surgery after being told she had an 87 percent risk of breast cancer because she carries the BRCA1...
  • Happy I made the decision: Angelina Jolie on double mastectomy March 6, 2014

    Los Angeles: Angelina Jolie, who underwent a preventive double mastectomy in 2013, is happy with her decision and says she is very "fortunate to have a good recovery". The 38-year-old talked about her life post surgery in an interview with Entertainment Weekly magazine, reports huffingtonpost.com. "I'm great! I'm very happy I made...
  • As it happened: Sania Mirza in Australian Open Mixed Doubles Final January 26, 2014

    Sania Mirza stands just one win away from clinching her third mixed doubles Grand Slam title after the Indian and her Romanian partner Horia Tecau entered the Australian Open final with a come-from-behind win on Friday. Sania and Tecau defeated the Australian pair of Jarmila Gajdosova and Matthew Ebden 2-6, 6-3,...
  • Ronjan Sodhi wins the first national title in shooting December 26, 2013

    Sodhi, who has pretty much dominated the international calendar in double trap over the years, has had a pretty disappointing 2013. ...
  • Formula One double points plan could be scrapped: Luca di Montezemolo December 20, 2013

    Formula One's decision to award double points at the last race of the season could be scrapped after next year's Abu Dhabi Grand Prix, if not before, according to Ferrari president Luca di Montezemolo. The Italian told reporters attending a Christmas lunch at the Fiorano test track that he was no...
  • 1st Test: Darren Bravo's double hundred thwarts New Zealand on Day 4 December 6, 2013

    Dunedin: Darren Bravo provided stubborn resistance to New Zealand's bowlers bringing up his maiden Test double century to ensure West Indies made the hosts bat again and sent the first Test at University Oval here into a fifth and final day. Bravo, whose previous highest Test score was 195 against Bangladesh...
  • YotaPhone with dual screens launched; 4.3-inch LCD on front, greyscale e-reader on rear December 4, 2013

    Moscow: Russian modem developer Yota Devices has launched its first smartphone on Wednesday, hoping its novel double-sided screen will allow it to break into markets in Europe and the Middle East and gain share from rivals. Oil-rich Russia is a major market for foreign handset makers such as Apple and...
  • Has justice been delivered in the Aarushi, Hemraj murder case? November 25, 2013

    The five-and-a-half year old gruesome twin murder mystery of 14-year-old Aarushi Talwar and her domestic help Hemraj Banjade finally came to an end on Monday when a Ghaziabad court convicted the teenager's parents Dr Rajesh and Nupur Talwar for the killings in their residence in Noida. The special Central Bureau...
  • Aarushi-Hemraj case: Hope the Talwars are acquitted, says lawyer November 25, 2013

    The lawyer of the Talwars, Manoj Sisodia said he hopes they will be acquitted in the Aarushi-Hemraj murder case. "We believe that there is no substantial evidence against the accused. So I am hopeful the court will acquit them," he said. ...
  • Aarushi-Hemraj murders: Will the verdict bring a closure to the case? November 25, 2013

    A CBI court is set to deliver its verdict in the Aarushi-Hemraj double murder case. The question, however, is whether a verdict will really bring a closure in the case. ...
  • Aarushi-Hemraj murder verdict live: Court says accused flouted the law of the land November 25, 2013

    6:30 pm: According to the judgement, both the accused have flouted the ferocious penal code of the land. It said that Rajesh Talwar and Nupur Talwar have also been found guilty of secreting and obliterating the evidence of the commission of the murders to screen themselves from legal punishment. In...
  • Judgement Day: India awaits verdict in Aarushi-Hemraj twin murder case November 25, 2013

    Noida: A CBI special court at Ghaziabad in Uttar Pradesh will deliver the judgement in the sensational Aarushi-Hemraj twin murder case on Monday. With this verdict, the mystery behind the five-and-a-half-year old double murder case is likely to come to an end and bury the numerous conspiracy theories rumoured to...
  • Justice for Aarushi: Court to deliver verdict on November 25 November 24, 2013

    More than five years after the sensational double murders of Aarushi Talwar and Hemraj, a Central Bureau of Investigation (CBI) special court in Ghaziabad case will pronounce the verdict on November 25. Aarushi was found with her throat slit in the bedroom of her Noida home on May 16, 2008...
  • Aarushi-Hemraj murders: A case that should have been handled better November 23, 2013

    Over the past one week, we at CNN-IBN have been going through our archival footage, old stories and interviews related to the Aarushi-Hemraj double murder case, to see how best we can best explain this story to our viewers ahead of the verdict in the infamous case. I remember I was...
  • Aarushi-Hemraj murder: The case that triggered a morality debate November 20, 2013

    New Delhi: It is less than a week to go for the much anticipated verdict in the Aarushi-Hemraj double murder case. CNN-IBN looks at how the sensational murders triggered an unprecedented debate over morality. On May 23, 2008, the Uttar Pradesh Police announced why it believes that Aarushi Talwar's father Rajesh...
  • Aarushi-Hemraj murder case: The twists and turns since May 16, 2008 November 19, 2013

    New Delhi: It is just a week to go for the final verdict in the Aarushi-Hemraj double murder case. It was a case that shocked the nation where a doctor couple was accused of killing its own daughter and domestic help in Noida six years ago. On May 16, 2008,...
  • Rohit Sharma powers India on record-breaking day November 3, 2013

    Rohit Sharma's record-breaking 209 seemed to have put Australia out of the contest even before the visitors' innings began but James Faulkner's century ensured that India sweat it out to win the series 3-2 with a 57-run win in the seventh ODI at Bangalore. Rohit hit a world-record 16 sixes in...