Heat

  • More heat waves expected across Australia 17-01-2014 12:15 PM

    Australia can expect even longer and hotter heat waves than the one now scorching wide swathes of the country, a climate research group said on Thursday, raising questions about its long-term position as an agricultural powerhouse. A blistering heat wave has settled over Australia's south and southeast for nearly a...
  • Heat stops play at Australian Open on Day 4 16-01-2014 09:20 AM

    Melbourne: Play at the Australian Open was called to a halt on day four of the championships on Thursday with temperatures at Melbourne Park hitting 41 degrees Celsius (106 Fahrenheit) and still rising. Organisers, who have been slammed for forcing players to play on in searing temperatures on Tuesday and...
  • Australia swelters as heat wave continues, temperature rises 50 degree Celsius 15-01-2014 04:24 PM

    Several parts of Australia are experiencing sweltering heat with mercury rising close to 50 degree Celsius in parts of South-eastern part of the country. Victoria, South Australia and southern New South Wales over recent days have witnessed high temperatures and are expected to remain the same till the end of...
  • Jennifer Lawrence was the most bankable actress in 2013 02-01-2014 12:56 PM

    Los Angeles: Actress Jennifer Lawrence apparently sold maximum tickets in Hollywood as she has been named the most bankable star of 2013 in Hollywood followed by 'Gravity' star Sandra Bullock. In 2013, the 23-year-old actress appeared in teen franchise 'The Hunger Games' sequel 'Catching Fire' and in 'The American Hustle',...
  • CLT20: Sunrisers Hyderabad knocked out after rain plays spoilsport 30-09-2013 09:45 PM

    Ahmedabad: Sunrisers Hyderabad on Monday crashed out of the Champions League Twenty20 after their last Group B match against Brisbane Heat was called off due to wet ground conditions. The match was called off without a ball being bowled as heavy rains in the evening rendered the ground unplayable. Rain...
  • As it happened: Sunrisers Hyderabad vs Brisbane Heats, Match 17, CLT20 30-09-2013 06:57 PM

    Update: Having won just one of their four matches, Hyderabad were out of the CLT20, with their game against Brisbane being abandoned due to heavy rain. Summary: Shikhar Dhawan-led Sunrisers Hyderabad will take on Brisbane Heat in a make-or-break Group B Champions League Twenty20 (CLT20) match in Ahmedabad on Monday....
  • Hyderabad need big win over Brisbane for an outside chance 30-09-2013 08:58 AM

    Shikhar Dhawan-led Sunrisers Hyderabad will take on Brisbane Heat in a make-or-break Group B Champions League Twenty20 (CLT20) match in Ahmedabad on Monday. Hyderabad will have to win this match by a huge margin to have an outside chance of reaching the semi-finals. On the other hand, Brisbane Heat will...
  • CLT20: CSK enter semi-finals after thumping win over Brisbane Heat 28-09-2013 10:59 PM

    Ranchi: Chennai Super Kings became the first team to make into the semi-finals after their thumping eight-wicket win over Brisbane Heat on Saturday. It was a clinical performance by CSK right from the outset. First their bowlers restricted Heat to just 137 for 7 in 20 overs, and then the...
  • As it happened: Chennai Super Kings vs Brisbane Heat, CLT20 Match 13 28-09-2013 07:06 PM

    Unbeaten so far in the tournament, in-form team Chennai Super Kings will eye a hat-trick of wins and seal the semi-final berth when they take on the struggling Brisbane Heat of Australia in Ranchi on Saturday in their Group B match. Chennai are on top of the point table while...
  • Heat suffer second defeat in a row, lose to Titans by four runs 24-09-2013 08:27 PM

    Mohali: Brisbane Heat threw their Champions League Twenty20 campaign in complete disarray after suffering a narrow four-run defeat against Titans, here Tuesday. Chasing a modest 124 to win the Australian side lost wickets in a heap after dismissal of skipper James Hopes, who hit a defiant 37, and now have...
  • CLT20: Titans beat Brisbane Heat in exciting finish 24-09-2013 03:16 PM

    TOSS: Delayed due to wet conditions. Handed defeats in their opening matches, Brisbane Heat and Titans will look to put behind the disappointment and make quick amends when they face each other in their Champions League Twenty 20 match on Tuesday. While Brisbane lost to Trinidad & Tobago by 25...
  • Brisbane, Titans look to open account in CLT20 23-09-2013 03:36 PM

    Mohali: Handed defeats in their opening matches, Brisbane Heat and Titans will look to put behind the disappointment and make quick amends when they face each other in their Champions League Twenty 20 match here on Tuesday. While Brisbane lost to Trinidad & Tobago by 25 runs, Titans slumped to...
  • CLT20: Rampaul stars as Trinidad and Tobago beat Brisbane Heat 22-09-2013 08:15 PM

    Ranchi: Pacer Ravi Rampaul led a fine bowling performance by scalping four wickets as Trinidad and Tobago defended a small total to beat Brisbane Heat by 25 runs in a low-scoring Champions League Twenty20 match here Sunday. Put into bat, Trinidad and Tobago could score a modest 135 for nine...
  • As it happened: Trinidad and Tobago vs Brisbane Heats, CLT20 22-09-2013 02:56 PM

    CLICK HERE for the Live Score from Trinidad and Tobago and Brisbane Heat match in Champions League Twenty20. Trinidad and Tobago have come here without the big-hitting trio of Pollard, Dwayne Bravo and Kevon Cooper as they are playing for IPL teams. Narine will be the trump card for T&T...
  • Depleted sides Trinidad and Tobago, Brisbane Heat square off in CLT20 21-09-2013 11:55 AM

    Ranchi: Taking part in the tournament without three of their star players, Caribbean champions and 2009 edition finalists Trinidad and Tobago will open their Champions League Twenty20 campaign against another depleted Australian side Brisbane Heat here Sunday. Trinidad and Tobago, the Caribbean T20 winners, have come here without the big-hitting...
  • James Hopes backs Brisbane Heat to do well in CLT20 18-09-2013 10:26 PM

    Ranchi: The Brisbane Heat are raring to go in the Championship League T20 with their Captain James Hopes saying there would be less pressure on him compared to his outing in the IPL with Kings XI Punjab. "The pressure will be a lot less (playing for Brisbane Heats)," Hopes said...
  • Stuart Law replaces Darren Lehmann as Queensland coach 09-08-2013 04:36 PM

    Sydney: Former Test and one-day international Stuart Law was on Friday appointed to replace Darren Lehmann as coach of Queensland and Brisbane Heat for the next three seasons. Law, 44, will fill the dual roles left vacant by the elevation of Lehmann to the Australian coaching position at the start...
  • UK: At 32 degree C, heat wave kills around 650 people 19-07-2013 02:59 PM

    London: Britain's first prolonged heatwave in seven years has taken the country by surprise, with rails buckling, shops selling out of electric fans, and scientists estimating the surge in temperature could have caused hundreds of premature deaths. After a washout summer in 2012 and the coldest spring for over 50...
  • NBA star Chris Bosh in India to promote basketball 17-07-2013 09:35 PM

    Bosh, one of the leading players of Miami Heat, is in Mumbai, looking for ways and means to promote the game in India. ...
  • Delhi gets a relief from the heat with fresh rainfall 08-07-2013 05:55 PM

    New Delhi: Delhi got some relief from the heat on Monday with rainfall gracing the capital. The rains came a fortnight ahead of what the Met department had predicted. Rains were expected in the capital around July 16. The minimum temperature in the capital on Sunday settled at 27.9 degrees...
  • Now, a flashlight powered by heat from your hand 01-07-2013 04:06 PM

    Washington: A 15-year-old girl in Canada has invented a flashlight that produces light just by using the warmth of your hand. Ann Makosinski, from British Columbia, invented the thermoelectric 'Hollow Flashlight' that works via the thermoelectric effect. The thermoelectric effect is the direct conversion of temperature differences to electric voltage...
  • Now Showing: Masand reviews 'Ghanchakkar', 'The Heat' 29-06-2013 03:23 PM

    This week CNN-IBN Entertainment Editor Rajeev Masand reviews 'Ghanchakkar' and 'The Heat'. ...
  • Sandra Bullocks feels naked scenes are funny, not sexy 29-06-2013 03:14 PM

    London: Actress Sandra Bullock finds naked scenes hilarious. The actress said she would not ever try to be sexy on screen, but thinks nakedness can be funny in films, reported Contactmusic. "There's nothing sexy about it at all, it's funny. It's not intimate. I don't do naked for sexy. Naked...
  • Write your review: 'The Heat'

    Rajeev Masand says 'The Heat' isn't a film that'll stay with you long. What do you say? Write your own review and win prizes. ...
  • 'The Heat' review: This isn't a film that'll stay with you long but it's two hours well spent 28-06-2013 11:16 PM

    Cast: Sandra Bullock, Melissa McCarthy Director: Paul Feig The buddy cop genre has been the sole prerogative of male actors so far, but that formula gets a well-deserved kick in the pants with The Heat. The film stars Sandra Bullock as Ashburn, a by-the-book FBI agent who is reluctantly partnered...
  • Friday releases: 'Ghanchakkar', 'The Heat' 28-06-2013 10:31 AM

    this Friday, it's all about comedy with Vidya Balan and Emraan Hashmi starrer 'Ghanchakkar' and Sandra Bucllock and Melissa McCarthy's 'The Heat' hitting the screens. ...
  • Sandra Bullock, Melissa McCarthy at NY premiere of 'The Heat' 25-06-2013 01:09 PM

    They hugged, they held hands and they posed. Sandra Bullock and Melissa McCarthy - who play a mismatched pair of cops in 'The Heat' - did the drill and braved the New York heat for the film's premiere on Sunday. ...
  • Miami Heat beat San Antonio Spurs to win NBA championship 21-06-2013 09:27 AM

    Miami: The Miami Heat clinched their second successive National Basketball (NBA) championship on Thursday, beating the San Antonio Spurs 95-88 in the decisive seventh game of an epic series. Miami's LeBron James, the sport's biggest star playing at the peak of his powers, had a game-high 37 points and pulled...
  • Melissa McCarthy is my hottest co-star: Sandra Bullock 14-06-2013 12:58 PM

    Los Angeles: Actress Sandra Bullock thinks actress-comedian Melissa McCarthy is the hottest co-star she has ever worked with. Bullock, 48, and McCarthy, 42, both will be seen in the upcoming film 'The Heat'. Bullock is a huge fan of her co-star and thinks she blows Ryan Reynolds, George Clooney and...