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  • Everton can still finish fourth, says coach Martinez 17-04-2014 08:25 AM

    Liverpool: Everton manager Roberto Martinez is confident his side can finish fourth in the Premier League despite suffering a "hurtful" 3-2 defeat by Crystal Palace at Goodison Park on Wednesday. After winning their last seven league matches, Everton's confidence should have been high, but they failed to get going against...
  • Kareena Kapoor Khan and Sharmila Tagore to restore Pataudi Palace 09-04-2014 05:29 PM

    Mumbai: Actress Kareena Kapoor Khan along with her mother-in-law Sharmila Tagore is busy restoring the Pataudi Palace. Despite having a choc-a-bloc schedule due to ad shoots and shooting for Rohit Shetty's 'Singham 2', Kareena, who is married to actor and Nawab of Pataudi Saif Ali Khan, has been juggling her...
  • Palace boss Pulis hopes Cardiff can avoid relegation 03-04-2014 04:46 PM

    Crystal Palace's Welsh manager Tony Pulis would like Cardiff City to avoid relegation from the Premier League even though his side meet them in a crucial battle to avoid the drop in South Wales on Saturday. Both clubs were promoted from the Championship last season and while Palace sit five...
  • John Terry scores own goal, Chelsea lose 1-0 at Crystal Palace 29-03-2014 11:17 PM

    London: Chelsea captain John Terry scored an own goal to gift Crystal Palace a 1-0 victory on Saturday, weakening the west London team's grip on the Premier League lead. The veteran center back headed Joel Ward's cross past his own goalkeeper, Petr Cech, seven minutes into the second half at...
  • Crystal Palace winger Jason Puncheon fined for Twitter outburst 04-03-2014 06:55 PM

    London: Crystal Palace winger Jason Puncheon has been fined 15,000 pounds for comments made on Twitter about his former manager Neil Warnock, the FA said on Tuesday. Puncheon was also warned about his future conduct after "failing to act in the best interests of the game", the FA added on...
  • Palace boss to fine two of his own players for diving 03-03-2014 04:35 PM

    London: Crystal Palace players Jerome Thomas and Marouane Chamakh are to be fined by manager Tony Pulis for diving during Sunday's 1-1 draw in their Premier League match against Swansea City. Pulis was furious with both players and said afterwards: "They'll pay money for that. They will both be fined....
  • Oxlade-Chamberlain gives Arsenal 2-0 win over Palace 02-02-2014 11:29 PM

    London: Alex Oxlade-Chamberlain sent Arsenal back to the top of the Premier League on Sunday as his first goals in more than a year clinched a 2-0 victory over Crystal Palace. Making his first league start since August in an injury-curtailed season, Oxlade-Chamberlain broke through the resilient visitors two minutes...
  • French President Hollande announces separation from Trierweiler 26-01-2014 07:34 AM

    Paris: French President Francois Hollande announced his separation from first lady Valerie Trierweiler on Saturday following a media storm over allegations he is having an affair with an actress. "I wish to make it known that I have ended my partnership with Valerie Trierweiler," he said. Hollande sought to put...
  • Travelogue: Jodhpur's Ranbanka Palace is a perfect heritage classic weekend getaway 25-01-2014 02:28 PM

    Is a relaxing, solitary, but entertaining classic getaway on your wish list? Kaalbelia dances, delightful puppet shows, mouth watering 'laal maas' and the traditional paintings at the Ranbanka Palace Hotel in this historic Rajasthan town could provide the answer. A weekend trip to the "classic heritage property", a title awarded...
  • PM speaks to Shashi Tharoor, condoles Sunanda Pushkar's death 17-01-2014 11:39 PM

    Prime Minister Manmohan Singh on Friday night spoke to Union Minister Shashi Tharoor and condoled the death of the latter's wife Sunanda Pushkar. "I am deeply saddened at your loss. May God give you strength in this hour of grief", Singh told Tharoor. Sunanda Pushkar, who was upset over an...
  • French president Hollande-Gayet affair going on for over two years: Report 17-01-2014 06:50 PM

    French President Franois Hollande has been having an affair with actress Julie Gayet "for over two years", Closer magazine said on Friday. The magazine said the 41-year-old actress had first been introduced to 59-year-old Hollande in 2011 by his former partner Sgolne Royal, when he was a front-running presidential candidate,...
  • AAP victory has set good example of democracy's strength: Amartya Sen 17-01-2014 01:56 PM

    Debutant Aam Aadmi Party's victory in the recent Delhi Assembly elections has set a good example of the strength of democracy in India, Nobel laureate Amartya Sen said at the Jaipur Literature Festival in Jaipur on Friday. Addressing the keynote session of a jam-packed session at the opening day of...
  • Jaipur Literature Festival begins today, to host over 240 authors 17-01-2014 08:43 AM

    Jaipur: The annual Jaipur Literature festival begins on Friday amidst expectations of nearly 2 lakh visitors at the historic Diggi palace in the city. The gathering this time will see the likes of several Nobel prize winners, Booker prize winners. The big faces who will grace the occasion will be...
  • Books, Bollywood and more in store as Jaipur Literature Fest kicks off tomorrow 16-01-2014 01:30 PM

    Nobel laureates to local writers, award-winning authors to debut novelists, Bollywood bigwigs to music artistes, the historic Diggi palace in Jaipur is all set to overflow with authors, publishers and book lovers from across South Asia as the annual literary jamboree, the Jaipur Literature Festival, kicks off on Friday. The...
  • Defoe begins farewell in style as Spurs beat Crystal Palace 2-0 12-01-2014 12:04 AM

    London: Toronto-bound Jermain Defoe started his Tottenham farewell by scoring as Spurs moved within one point of the Champions League spots and Crystal Palace dropped to last place in the Premier League on Saturday. Tottenham confirmed on Friday that Defoe would leave for Toronto FC at the end of February,...
  • Slice of history at 5-day Jaipur Literature festival beginning Jan 17 10-01-2014 05:25 PM

    Stories about the Second World War or the ruins in Pompeii or even about the old life of Delhi- the upcoming 2014 Jaipur Literature Festival is set to throw a spotlight on history. The seventh edition of the five-day festival scheduled from January 17 at Diggi Palace in Jaipur is...
  • Veteran Phillips leaves Palace as Pulis seeks reinforcements 09-01-2014 06:45 PM

    London: Veteran Kevin Phillips, who scored the penalty that secured Crystal Palace's promotion to the Premier League last season, has left the club, manager Tony Pulis said on Thursday. Phillips, 40, is one of the oldest players to appear in the Premier League. He made five substitute appearances for Palace...
  • Thinker's treat to unfold at Jaipur Literature Festival 04-01-2014 05:07 PM

    The five-day Jaipur Literary Festival (JLF) which begins from Jan 17 will see discussions on a range of topics, including the Second World War, the November 2008 attacks in Mumbai, history, religion and the art of short stories. Among the more prominent authors in attendance this year are Nobel laureate...
  • Dzeko rescues Man City in 1-0 win over Palace; Hull rout Fulham 6-0 28-12-2013 10:54 PM

    Manchester: Edin Dzeko rescued Manchester City with a second-half winner in a shaky 1-0 victory over Crystal Palace on Saturday, lifting his team provisionally top of the English Premier League. The division's most free-scoring attack struggled to break down an obdurate Palace defence until Jesus Navas cut the ball back...
  • King of Travancore, Uthradam Thirunal Marthanda Verma dies at 91 16-12-2013 11:17 AM

    Thiruvanantapuram: Uthradam Thirunal Marthanda Verma, the scion of the Travancore royal dynasty died on Monday at the age of 91. According to royal family sources he breathed his last at 2 am on Monday morning. He was admitted to a hospital on December 6. It is being said that his...
  • Mourinho relieved as Chelsea see off spirited Palace 15-12-2013 08:58 AM

    London: Jose Mourinho breathed a sigh of relief after his Chelsea side beat plucky Crystal Palace 2-1 at Stamford Bridge on Saturday to move within two points of Premier League leaders Arsenal. Chelsea took the lead through Fernando Torres in the 16th minute but allowed resurgent Moroccan Marouane Chamakh to...
  • Unconvincing Chelsea beat Palace 2-1 to go 2nd in Premier League 14-12-2013 10:34 PM

    London: An unconvincing Chelsea beat relegation-threatened Crystal Palace 2-1 on Saturday to provisionally move second in the Premier League, only two points behind leader Arsenal. Fernando Torres scored in the 16th minute at Stamford Bridge before Joel Ward set up Marouane Chamakh to equalise for the visitors in the 29th....
  • Crystal Palace edge West Ham 1-0 in EPL 04-12-2013 08:24 AM

    London: Marouane Chamakh scored the only goal to give struggling Crystal Palace a much-needed 1-0 win over West Ham in the Premier League on Tuesday. The much-maligned Moroccan striker headed in the winner in the 42nd minute to give Tony Pulis a win in his first home match in charge...
  • Newcastle beat Norwich 2-1 as Swansea down Fulham 23-11-2013 10:40 PM

    Newcastle: French strikers Loic Remy and Yoan Gouffran scored first-half goals as Newcastle defeated Norwich 2-1 on Saturday to claim a third consecutive Premier League win. The Magpies, who have lost only one of their last five league games, built on their successive wins over Chelsea and Tottenham to hand...
  • Tony Pulis appointed as Crystal Palace manager 23-11-2013 06:40 PM

    London: Crystal Palace have hired former Stoke manager Tony Pulis, hoping he can revive the struggling club and lift it out of last place in the Premier League. The 55-year-old Pulis had been out of work since leaving Stoke last season and will take charge after Saturday's Premier League match...
  • Swarna Shatabdi, Palace on Wheels to get designed toilets soon 17-11-2013 10:30 AM

    New Delhi: Wary of using stinking train toilets? Now, get ready to use newly designed washrooms fitted with vacuum toilet system, like the one seen in planes, as Railways is planning to introduce it on the Delhi-Amritsar Swarna Shatabdi and luxury tourist train Palace on Wheels. "Swarna Shatabdi is going...
  • Gurgaon: Police arrest five on charges of theft 15-11-2013 06:25 PM

    Gurgaon: Five men, all members of a high-profile gang involved in over 100 cases of thefts in posh areas of the National Capital Region (NCR), were arrested in Gurgaon, police said on Friday. The Haryana Police Crime Branch of Sector 45, headed by Yashwant Singh, arrested the five high-tech thieves...
  • Arteta scores, sent off as Arsenal beat Crystal Palace 26-10-2013 07:52 PM

    London: Mikel Arteta scored a penalty before being sent off as Premier League leader Arsenal won 2-0 at managerless Crystal Palace on Saturday. Arteta opened the scoring from the penalty spot in the London derby two minutes into the second half after Serge Gnabry was fouled by Adlene Guedioura. But...
  • Ian Holloway leaves as Crystal Palace manager 23-10-2013 10:52 PM

    Ian Holloway left his position as Crystal Palace manager by mutual consent on Wednesday, admitting he wasn't the right man to try and keep the club in the Premier League. Palace are second from bottom in the standings after winning just one of its first eight matches, with Holloway coming...
  • Kasami helps Fulham thrash Crystal Palace in Premier League 22-10-2013 08:35 AM

    London: Fulham manager Martin Jol hailed Pajtim Kasami's stunning volley against Crystal Palace on Monday as better than fellow Dutchman Marco van Basten's classic in the Euro 1988 final. Macedonian-born Swiss Kasami sprinted to control a lofted pass on his chest and in one movement smashed a dipping volley across...