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  • Green Diwali options: Upcycled candle moulds, sandstone diyas 2 days ago

    New Delhi: Upcycled candle moulds, rangoli- inspired bamboo trays and sandstone diyas are some of the 'green options' market players are coming out with to tap on to consumers preferring eco-friendly products this Diwali. While the eco-friendly candles are the much sought after green product this season, a wide range of...
  • All 10 seasons of 'F.R.I.E.N.D.S' coming to Netflix; to be available starting January 1, 2015 3 days ago

    Los Angeles: "Friends" may have wrapped up ten years ago, but Ross, Chandler, Monica, Rachel, Phoebe and Joey will appear on Netflix beginning in January, Warner Bros. TV and the online Internet-streaming service said on Wednesday. All 236 episodes of the popular NBC 10-season series, one of the most-watched US shows...
  • Messi, Higuain score twice as Argentina thrash Hong Kong 7-0 6 days ago

    Lionel Messi scored twice after coming off the bench as an experimental Argentina side destroyed Hong Kong 7-0 in an international friendly mismatch on Tuesday. Argentina fielded a completely different line-up from the one which lost to Brazil last week but the World Cup finalists still waltzed to a facile triumph. The...
  • Dunga delights in Brazil flexibility and brilliant Neymar 6 days ago

    Singapore: Brazil coach Dunga has made a perfect start to his second stint in charge of the national side and on Tuesday's friendly win over Japan offered him plenty of reasons to feel that July's World Cup nightmare could soon be forgotten. As hosts, Felipe Scolari's side bullied their way...
  • Benzema shines as France beat Portugal 2-1 in friendly October 12, 2014

    Paris: Fernando Santos began his reign at the helm of Portugal with a 2-1 loss at Euro 2016 host France in a friendly while Denmark salvaged a 1-1 draw in Albania in qualifying on Saturday. Striker Karim Benzema scored at Stade de France after only three minutes for his 25th international...
  • Diego Tardelli nets twice as Brazil beat Argentina 2-0 October 11, 2014

    Beijing: Lionel Messi had a penalty saved as Brazil continued their defensive rehabilitation under returning coach Dunga with a morale-boosting 2-0 win over old adversaries Argentina in a feisty friendly on Saturday. Atletico Mineiro striker Diego Tardelli scored once in each half, his first goals for Brazil, as former skipper Dunga...
  • Google doodles 'Malgudi Days' on RK Narayan's 108th birth anniversary October 10, 2014

    New Delhi: "Who's the man behind the book on our doodle in India? It's Malgudi's native son, famed Indian writer RK Narayan. Narayan is a well known pioneer of early Indian literature and set most of his stories in the fictional town of Malgudi. Happy 108th birthday to RK Narayan!,"...
  • Is the Dhakkan in the bin? October 8, 2014

    A beautiful film made by Avinash and Tushar, where a young boy brings out the message of how improper disposal of waste and scrap is harming our animals ...
  • Frustrated Robben pleased to be back on international duty October 6, 2014

    Winger Arjen Robben said he was happy to be back in the Netherlands squad after spending the last round of international fixtures swearing in front of the television set. Robben returned on Monday to the Dutch squad for the first time since the World Cup in Brazil after injury ruled him...
  • India go down to Palestine 2-3 in football friendly October 6, 2014

    Siliguri: The Indian football team squandered a first-half lead to eventually go down to AFC Challenge Cup Champions Palestine 2-3 in an International friendly here on Monday. India led 2-1 at the interval at the Kanchenjunga Stadium. Down by an early 8th minute goal, India displayed character to overturn the table by...
  • Indian diaspora requests Prime Minister Narendra Modi to grant voting rights to NRIs September 28, 2014

    New York: Overseas wing of the BJP in the US has asked Prime Minister Narendra Modi to consider granting voting rights to non-resident Indians (NRIs) besides opening more consulates to facilitate the diaspora community. "NRIs should be granted voting rights. This can be done either by mail or by voting in...
  • Watch: Courteney Cox tells Jimmy Kimmel that she has always wondered why nobody wanted 'the Monica haircut' September 24, 2014

    Courteney Cox talks about the 20th anniversary of 'Friends' and tries to correct a mistake she made when she appeared in a 'Friends' re-enactment on the show earlier. ...
  • They don't know that we know that they know: Phobe Buffay's 10 best quotes from 'Friends' September 22, 2014

    We do know that there is no one else like Phoebe. Played to perfection by Lisa Kudrow, Phoebe was strikingly different from rest of her gang having had a fair share of struggle while growing up on the streets. But she wore her uniqueness like a badge of honour and...
  • If she wanted to be more like me, why couldn't she just copy my hairstyle: 10 best quotes of Rachel Green as 'Friends' turns 20 September 22, 2014

    We all have had a relationship similar to what Rachel and Ross had. Rachel Green aka Jennifer Aniston was emulated for her style and hair more than any of her 'Friends' costar. The actress played the rich blonde who leaves her groom at the altar to live a life or...
  • '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...
  • 'Well, the fridge broke. So I had to eat everything.': 10 best quotes of Joey Tribbiani 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...
  • 'I'm not great at advice. But can I interest you in a sarcastic comment?': 10 best quotes of Chandler Bing 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...
  • 'I'm Monica. I'm disgusting. I stalk guys and keep their underpants' 10 best quotes of Monica Geller as 'Friends' TV show turns 20 September 22, 2014

    Those who grew up the 1990s, 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 dreamy Phoebe and a perfectionist...
  • Dunga picks Robinho for Argentina match September 17, 2014

    Rio de Janerio: Brazil coach Dunga has called up Robinho for the team's friendly matches against Argentina and Japan next month. The striker had been left out of Dunga's team for friendlies earlier this month against Colombia and Ecuador but was later added to the squad after Hulk got injured. Brazil will...
  • West Bengal clears farmerfriendly project to boost irrigation September 13, 2014

    Kolkata: The West Bengal cabinet cleared a farmerfriendly project (SechBandhu Prakalpa) offering 46,000 new pump sets with power connectivity to the farmers to boost irrigation in the state. Announcing this after the cabinet meeting which was chaired by Chief Minister Mamata Banerjee, state's Higher Education Minister Partha Chatterjee said this...
  • Juan Delgado helps Chile beat Haiti in friendly September 10, 2014

    Juan Delgado scored in the 20th minute, and Chile beat Haiti 10 in an exhibition match on Tuesday night. Mauricio Isla's centering pass from the right wing found an open Delgado, who beat goalkeeper Johny Placide with a 12yard shot that landed inside the right post. The match at Lockhart Stadium was...
  • Willian strike gives Brazil victory over Ecuador September 10, 2014

    Brazil beat Ecuador 10 in an international friendly in New Jersey on Tuesday with a first half goal from Willian enough to give coach Dunga his second successive victory. The goal came on the half hour from a wellrehearsed free kick. Oscar hit a short pass to Neymar who lifted a...
  • Neymar stunner gives Brazil win over Colombia September 6, 2014

    Miami: A superb 83rd minute freekick from captain Neymar gave Brazil a winning start under new coach Dunga as they beat Colombia 10 in a fiercely contested friendly on Friday. Colombia played most of the second half down a man after midfielder Juan Cuadrado was sent off in the 49th minute...
  • Uruguay beat Japan 20 in international friendly September 5, 2014

    Sapporo: Uruguay spoiled Javier Aguirre's debut as Japan coach, beating the Asian champions 20 on Friday in a friendly. Edinson Cavani gave the visitors the lead in the 34th minute, taking advantage of poor defending by Tatsuya Sakai and beating goalkeeper Eiji Kawashima with a sliding kick. Another weak clearing attempt allowed...
  • Conte tops Hiddink as Italy beat Netherlands in friendly September 5, 2014

    Bari, (Italy): Italy scored twice in the opening 10 minutes and Antonio Conte got the better of Guus Hiddink in their coaching debuts as a 10man Netherlands was beaten 20 in a friendly on Thursday. Ciro Immobile scored his first international goal three minutes in, and Daniele De Rossi added a...
  • Spain's rebuilding off to bad start after 10 loss to France September 5, 2014

    Paris: Spain's rebuilding following their shambolic World Cup got off to a bad start, failing even to manage a shot on target as France coasted to a 10 win in their friendly on Thursday. France had an effort from Karim Benzema ruled out for offside early in the second half and...
  • Mumbai picks ecofriendly Ganeshas this year September 4, 2014

    Mumbai: On this Ganesh Chaturthi, ecofriendly Ganpatis are gradually picking up in Mumbai especially after Bollywood actor Salman Khan installed an ecofriendly idol in his house. He also created a makeshift pond at his place for immersion. This season green Ganeshas have seen a 20 per cent increase in sales. The GSB...
  • German defenders Boateng, Hummels out of Argentina game September 2, 2014

    Duesseldorf: Germany coach Joachim Loew has called up Hoffenheim midfielder Sebastian Rudy for Wednesday's friendly with Argentina after defenders Jerome Boateng and Mats Hummels withdrew with injury. Loew says Real Madrid midfielder Sami Khedira is doubtful due to a knee problem and he called up Rudy because "we have a shortage...