Moves

  • Mystery of Death Valley's moving rocks solved August 29, 2014

    Death Valley (US): For years scientists have theorized about how large rocks some weighing hundreds of pounds zigzag across Racetrack Playa in Death Valley National Park, leaving long trails etched in the earth. Now two researchers at the Scripps Institution of Oceanography at the University of California, San Diego, have photographed...
  • Delhi: 17-year-old raped in moving vehicle, accused arrested August 2, 2014

    New Delhi: A 17-year-old girl was raped allegedly by a property dealer in a moving car while his friends were also involved in the crime in Bhalaswa Dairy area of northwest Delhi, police said on Saturday. The incident took place last night when accused Satish, who known to the victim, took...
  • Facebook buys fitness tracking app Moves April 26, 2014

    New York: Facebook acquired the startup behind the popular fitness tracking app Moves as it expands beyond its namesake service into a company with multiple, differentiated mobile apps. The world's largest online social network will keep running the service separately. Menlo Park, California-based Facebook said Thursday it bought ProtoGeo Oy, the Finnish...
  • Facebook buys ProtoGeo, the startup behind fitness tracking app Moves April 25, 2014

    New York: Facebook acquired the startup behind the popular fitness tracking app Moves as it expands beyond its namesake service into a company with multiple, differentiated mobile apps. The world's largest online social network will keep running the service separately. Menlo Park, California-based Facebook said on Thursday that it bought ProtoGeo Oy,...
  • No political motive behind statue of Sardar Vallabhbhai Patel, says Gujarat minister December 12, 2013

    Ruling out any "political motive" behind construction of Sardar Vallabhbhai Patel's statue, a senior BJP minister on Thursday said Gujarat Chief Minister Narendra Modi wanted the project to serve as the "source of inspiration for all". A 14-member BJP delegation, led by Agriculture Minister Babubhai Bokhiria, on Wednesday night handed over...
  • Is Gareth Bale at par with Cristiano Ronaldo? Real think so August 9, 2013

    Flashback to 2009, football's hottest property Cristiano Ronaldo decided to bring down curtains on his tenure at Old Trafford resulting in Manchester United finishing second to Chelsea after a hat-trick of EPL wins. Ronaldo's record breaking move to Real Madrid worth 80 million pounds was the transition phase in the...
  • Newcastle prepare loan offer for QPR striker Remy July 30, 2013

    After failing in their quest of landing Lyon striker Bafetimbi Gomis, Newcastle are trying to force in a loan move for QPR forward Loic Remy. According to a report in Sportsmail, Newcastle have taken a backstep from their approach towards Gomis after offering a £8million bid for the French international....
  • Rodgers confirms Reina's loan move to Napoli July 22, 2013

    Liverpool are showing signs of financial toll as they have confirmed Pepe Reina's loan switch to Napoli. Goal.com reports The Reds manager has admitted that Reina would be offered to the Serie A club citing 'financial reasons'. Brendan Rodgers has confirmed that the 30-year-old would be leaving Anfield this summer and added...
  • Liverpool continue mind games with Arsenal regarding Suarez July 19, 2013

    It seems that Liverpool are adamant on the idea of not letting Luis Suarez go to Arsenal. After the Gunners agreed on a £40million deal for the Uruguayan striker, they have been informed that The Reds now want £55million. The Sun reports that KOP manager Brendan Rogers believes that Suarez belongs...
  • December 16 gangrape: Witness stands by his statement, identifies accused July 5, 2013

    A carpenter, who was allegedly assaulted and robbed by the six accused of the December 16 gangrape case, on Friday stood by his statement in a special court in Delhi by saying it was they who had committed the offence. Ramadhar, who appeared as a prosecution witness before Additional Sessions...
  • Bihar: Man manages to pave way through a mountain April 5, 2013

    Gaya: For 18 years his hammers rang across the mountainside. And for 18 years Ramachandra Das ignored his family and worked like a man possessed to build a road through the mountain. Das said, "It was difficult for people to commute earlier so I thought of carving out a road....
  • Mumbai: Enjoy a 12-course meal atop a bus on Marine Drive! March 28, 2013

    Mumbai: The majestic Queen's Necklace - Marine Drive- in the southern tip of the megapolis is all set to host a mobile restaurant where visitors can dine atop an open-air bus. In a first of its kind initiative in Mumbai, a private company on Thursday launched a 'moving restaurant' which...
  • Delhi: Group of men abduct, gangrape woman in a moving car March 11, 2013

    New Delhi: In another horrific incident, a group of men allegedly abducted and gangraped a woman in a moving car in New Delhi, just almost three months after the brutal December 16 gangrape that shook the country and exposed the flimsy safety facilities for women in the national capital. The...
  • Sekhar Kammula to direct 'Kahaani' in Tamil, Telugu December 22, 2012

    New Delhi: The Vidya Balan starrer 'Kahaani' is getting a southern flavour now with Endemol India and Moving Pictures roping in Sekhar Kammula. As he is about to direct the Telugu and Tamil adaptation of the hit thriller soon. Kammula has directed successful films like 'Dollar Dreams','Happy Days' and 'Leader'....
  • Following your ex on Facebook can stop you from 'moving on' September 20, 2012

    London: Remaining Facebook friends with an ex-lover or even just following their activities online can disrupt a person's ability to heal emotionally and move on in life, a new study has claimed. In the study, researcher Tara C Marshall of Brunel University in England asked 464 participants to evaluate their...
  • Briton banned from bar for unique dancing moves July 10, 2012

    London: A man in Britain has been barred from entering his favourite bar because of his unique dancing moves. Dave Cooper was a regular at Cosy Joes in Newcastle's city centre, and could be seen busting into his moves on the dance floor every weekend, the Daily Mail reported. But the 48-year-old,...
  • Hazard finally decides, set to join Chelsea May 30, 2012

    Paris: Eden Hazard is set to join European champions Chelsea, who appear to have beaten Premier League winners Manchester City and Manchester United in the race to sign one of football's brightest young talents. The 21-year-old Belgium winger had a brilliant season for Lille, scoring 20 league goals — one behind...
  • 'It's your move...' an engaging chick-lit May 18, 2012

    Based on today's world, where online dating is as common as cheese, both Aryan and Alisha luck out as Worddiva is a 28-year-old lawyer Alisha Menon and Wordfreak is a 25-year-old architect Aryan Chawla. By coincidence they both not only live in Mumbai but are also gorgeous and rich to...
  • Salman steps it up with his signature dance moves June 3, 2011

    Salman has not only sets the box office ringing with his movies, he has also given his fans some cool dance moves. ...
  • Master chess players use hidden brain parts January 21, 2011

    Hong Kong: Professional chess players have long stumped fans with how they make killer moves so swiftly and intuitively, and a Japanese study published on Friday may have unlocked their secret. Tracking blood flow in the brain to detect spikes of activity, researchers found that master players of shogi -- a...
  • Sony jumps into motion games fray with Move June 16, 2010

    Los Angeles: Sony Corp will launch its motion-controlled gaming system on Sept. 15, getting to market months ahead of a rival platform from Microsoft Corp as it makes the jump into one of the hottest trends in gaming. Motion-based gaming is all the rage at this year's E3 in Los Angeles,...
  • Firm develops camera that can spot terrorists March 11, 2010

    An Indian company claims terror attacks can be foiled, by a smart system that watches and records people, all the time, everywhere. HCL Security, an Indian firm, claims its software driven systems can outsmart the smartest terrorists. If that happens, then what happened in Pune might never happen again. You...
  • UPA austerity: Rs 8 cr to renovate ministers' homes March 6, 2010

    Mumbai: It seems the UPA's austerity drive is long forgotten. At least in Maharashtra. The Cong-NCP govt is busy sprucing up the official residences of ministers. So far, the Public Works Department has spent Rs 8 crore on the palatial bungalows of 20 Cabinet ministers. CNN-IBN has accessed documents that show...
  • US to have Harry Potter-style moving pictures in mag August 20, 2009

    New York: The moving-picture newspapers out of the Harry Potter movies are being conjured up for real in the US. Thousands of readers in New York and Los Angeles are to be able to see a video ad in mid-September when they leaf through the magazine Entertainment Weekly. The US television...
  • Market fall: what does it mean for investors? June 10, 2008

    New Delhi As the markets crashed more than 500 points today what does it mean for you the investor? When the Dow Jones index slumped nearly 400 points in the US and crude oil shot up to $139 per barrel, the rest of the world was bracing itself for rough...
  • Police re-deployed at POSCO site after clash May 16, 2008

    Bhubaneswar: In a gruesome turn of events on the violence over the proposed POSCO steel plant project in Orissa, a pro-POSCO activist's palm was chopped off and allegedly fed to a dog by anti POSCO agitators in Jagatsinghpur district of Orissa. The situation is very tense at the POSCO site...
  • Inflation worries: FM asks nation to have faith May 2, 2008

    New Delhi: Inflation continued its upward march to reach 42-month high of 7.57 per cent for the week ended April 19 on account of higher prices of vegetables, food articles, steel and some fuel items. Pointing out that the prices would come down and inflation would be under control, Finance Minister...
  • Market opens strong; Bank, metal surge April 28, 2008

    New Delhi: The markets have opened with strong gain and trading with modest gain. Bank, Teck, metal, stocks witnessing buying interest. ICICI Bank was up 8 per cent. At 0956 hrs, IST the Sensex was up 145.58 points or 0.85 per cent at 17271.56, and the Nifty was up 9.15 points...
  • Tibet unrest: Dalai Lama calls for UN intervention March 15, 2008

    New Delhi: A day after blood was spilled on the streets of Lhasa there are tell tale signs that China's crackdown has begun to bite even as the world backs the protestors – at least in words. Lhasa burning on Chinese state television – the undated pictures bringing the anti-Beijing...
  • Expert view on market move and panic selling March 13, 2008

    New Delhi: It’s been an onslaught of selling on Thursday. The IIP numbers are painting a gloomy picture, the oil, US dollar tumbling, its been an entire spill of bad news. Here is Stock Editor Udayan Mukherjee’s view on the big turmoil: We are all scratching our heads over what...