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  • EPL: Aston Villa stun Spurs, Crystal Palace hammer Sunderland April 11, 2015

    London: Christian Benteke scored in the first half to give Aston Villa a 1-0 win over Tottenham, lifting his team further away from the relegation zone and giving manager Tim Sherwood a victory at his former club. The win lifts 15th-place Villa to 32 points from 33 games, six points clear...
  • Modi, Hollande presented cricket jerseys at Elysee Palace April 11, 2015

    New Delhi: Prime Minister Narendra Modi and French President Francois Hollande have been presented with cricket jerseys with their names emblazoned on it. "Q: T20 Cricket in France? A: Oui. Surprise for PM Narendra Modi and President Francois Hollande at Elysee Palace banquet," External Ministry Spokesperson Syed Akbaruddin said in a...
  • Manchester City's Manuel Pellegrini relaxed despite Crystal Palace loss April 7, 2015

    Manuel Pellegrini said he was not concerned about his stuttering team or the security of his job after Manchester City suffered a huge blow in the Premier League title race after a 2-1 defeat at Crystal Palace on Monday. Phlegmatic Pellegrini struggled to explain how his dominant City side were beaten...
  • Crystal Palace rock Manchester City's title hopes April 7, 2015

    Goals from Glenn Murray and Jason Puncheon all but ended Manchester City's title defence as Manuel Pellegrini's side fell to a 2-1 defeat at Crystal Palace. Despite dominating large swathes of the game, City were stunned by Murray's first-half opener before Puncheon doubled the lead just after half time with a...
  • Watch: Traditional Italian recipe for Easter festivities April 5, 2015

    As part of Easter festivities, here is a traditional Italian recipe. It is being prepared by Chef Diego Martinelli of the Leela Palace hotel. ...
  • This match has been fixed by mom: Suresh Raina on his marriage April 3, 2015

    Suresh Raina will begin a new chapter in his high-profile life as he gets ready to marry at a star-studded function at Delhi's The Leela Palace hotel on Friday. And the cricketer happily reveals that his dream girl Priyanka Chaudhary has been chosen by his mother. "The best thing is that...
  • Dhoni family, Virat-Anushka among star guests at Suresh Raina's wedding April 3, 2015

    Suresh Raina is all set to tie the knot with his sweet-heart Priyanka Chaudhary on Friday in Delhi and while the family is busy making the guest-list for the special occassion, Pakobserver spoke to a close aid of the family who was seen busy in making arrangements for the VVIPs. "The...
  • Rajasthan's Palace On Wheels registers highest occupancy April 2, 2015

    Jaipur: Palace On Wheels, Rajasthan's famous luxury heritage train, has registered the highest occupancy of 111 tourists for the first time this season, an official of Rajasthan Tourism Development Corporation said on Thursday. There are 111 tourists on board the Palace Of Wheels (POW) which will complete its season trips later...
  • Arsenal beat Newcastle 2-1 in Premier League March 21, 2015

    Newcastle: Olivier Giroud scored twice in the first half and Arsenal hung on for a 2-1 win at Newcastle on Saturday to stay in control of third place in the Premier League. Giroud scored from two set pieces, getting his knee on the ball to deflect it into the net in...
  • Prince Harry to quit British Army after 10 years March 17, 2015

    London: Prince Harry announced on Tuesday that he is to leave the British Army after 10 years' service that has seen him fight on the front line twice in Afghanistan. The 30-year-old said it had been a "really tough decision" to conclude his military service in June, but added that...
  • QPR's relegation fears deepen with Crystal Palace defeat March 14, 2015

    London: Queens Park Rangers' relegation fears worsened and their dismal away record continued with a 3-1 defeat by Crystal Palace at Selhurst Park in the Premier League on Saturday. Defeat for QPR, who have lost 13 of 14 away games this season, left them 19th with 22 points from 29 matches. Palace...
  • Helen Mirren astonishing in splendid 'The Audience' March 9, 2015

    New York: Every week, whenever possible, two of the most important people on the planet chat for about 20 minutes. It is a meeting held in complete secret. The conversations between the United Kingdom's monarch and the prime minister take place in a room in Buckingham Palace with no one else...
  • Arsenal beat Crystal Palace 2-1 to move up to third in EPL February 21, 2015

    London: Arsenal climbed to third in the English Premier League following a 2-1 win at Crystal Palace on Saturday. The Gunners were awarded a penalty in the seventh minute after league debutant Pape Souare felled Danny Welbeck in the area. Santi Cazorla converted the spot kick for his seventh goal of...
  • Liverpool edge past Palace to advance to FA Cup quarterfinals February 15, 2015

    London: Liverpool came from behind to beat Crystal Palace 2-1 in the FA Cup fifth round on Saturday, keeping alive the chances of captain Steven Gerrard finishing his career at the club with a final trip to Wembley Stadium. Daniel Sturridge and Adam Lallana scored early in the second half as...
  • Crystal Palace await FA action after coin thrown at Newcastle player February 12, 2015

    London: Crystal Palace were waiting to hear from the Football Association on Thursday on whether there would be any repercussions after a Palace fan threw a coin at Newcastle United captain Fabricio Coloccini on Wednesday. The coin hit Coloccini as he celebrated Newcastle's goal in their 1-1 draw at Selhurst Park...
  • Jaipur Literature Festival comes to an end; organisers confirm Margaret Atwood, Kazuo Ishiguro, Ian McEwan for 2016 January 25, 2015

    Jaipur: The eighth edition of the Jaipur Literature Festival, the world's largest free literary festival, ended on a high today as the festival announced 2,45,000 recorded footfalls over the five days -- a record number. The festival has seen a doubling of international visitors from 50 difference countries, and a 40...
  • Saints and Crystal Palace meet head on in Cup clash of form sides January 24, 2015

    Southampton: The south coast Saints are in seemingly unstoppable form, having won three consecutive matches last week, including a morale-boosting victory over Manchester United at Old Trafford. They would appear strong favourites for the visit of Palace: not least because they saw them off comfortably in the Premier League at Selhurst...
  • Crystal Palace beat Tottenham 2-1 in Alan Pardew's first game January 11, 2015

    London: Alan Pardew's first game as Crystal Palace manager ended in success on Saturday as his team came from behind to beat Tottenham 2-1 in the Premier League. Harry Kane broke the deadlock for Spurs in the 49th minute, collecting a pass from Nacer Chadli and sending his low shot across...
  • Sunanda was upset with Shashi Tharoor before her death, reveals domestic help in probe: Sources January 9, 2015

    New Delhi: In a new twist in the Sunanda Pushkar death case, the interrogation of Tharoors' domestic help Narain has revealed that both Sunanda and Shashi Tharoor were uncomfortable with each other. According to the details given by Narain, Sunanda was upset with Shashi Tharoor's conduct and behavior and the...
  • New Crystal Palace boss Pardew defends his record at Newcastle January 8, 2015

    Alan Pardew has defended his record at Newcastle United saying the north east club "pulled above its weight" during his four, often turbulent, years in charge. Pardew was named as manager of his former playing club Crystal Palace on Saturday after Palace met the terms of a release clause in...
  • Buckingham Palace denies sex charge against Prince Andrew January 3, 2015

    London: Buckingham Palace on Saturday denied "any suggestion of impropriety with underage minors" by Britain's Prince Andrew, after he was named in US court papers for allegedly having sexual relations with a girl. A woman named him in documents she filed in a Florida court over how prosecutors handled a case...
  • Crystal Palace hire Alan Pardew as manager January 3, 2015

    London: Alan Pardew was appointed manager of Crystal Palace on Saturday after swapping mid-table Newcastle for a team fighting against Premier League relegation. Palace say Pardew signed a 3 ½ year contract to manage the club he played for from 1987 to 1991, filling the void left by Neil Warnock's firing...
  • Alan Pardew on verge of taking over at Crystal Palace December 30, 2014

    Newcastle United manager Alan Pardew is on the verge of taking over at Crystal Palace after being given permission to talk to his former club on Monday. Newcastle confirmed on their official website that Palace had made a formal approach to speak to Pardew about their managerial vacancy and they had...
  • EPL: Crystal Palace fire manager Neil Warnock December 27, 2014

    London: Crystal Palace fired Neil Warnock after only four months in charge on Saturday, becoming the first English Premier League manager to lose his job this season. The 66-year-old Warnock's second spell in charge of Palace ended with the London club in the relegation zone after just one win in 12...
  • Snapshot: Prince William, wife Kate Middleton meet Beyonce Knowles and Jay Z at NBA game December 9, 2014

    New York: Prince William and his wife Kate Middleton met star couple Beyonce Knowles and Jay Z here. The Duke and Duchess of Cambridge were here Monday for the Cleveland Cavaliers game against the Brooklyn Nets at Barclays Center. Beyonce and Jay Z were seated just across the way, reports eonline.com. Prince...
  • Brendon Rodgers says his Liverpool job could be under threat November 24, 2014

    London: Manager Brendan Rodgers acknowledged his job could be under threat after Liverpool slipped to a third consecutive Premier League defeat at Crystal Palace at the weekend. Sunday's 3-1 loss to Neil Warnock's side, who started the day in the relegation zone, was Liverpool's fourth straight defeat in all competitions and...
  • EPL: Crystal Palace fight back to win as Liverpool collapse again November 23, 2014

    Crystal Palace heaped more misery on Liverpool when they came from behind to win 3-1 in the Premier League on Sunday, six months after effectively ending the northern club's title hopes when they drew 3-3. Palace's home victory, with goals from Dwight Gayle, Joe Ledley and a superb curling free kick...
  • PM Modi meets Myanmar President Thein Sein November 11, 2014

    Nay Pyi Taw: Prime Minister Narendra Modi met Myanmar's President U Thein Sein to begin a string of bilateral meetings with over 40 world leaders during his 10-day three-nation tour on the margins of key multilateral summits here and in Australia and a visit to Fiji. Modi met Then Sein...
  • Sleuths re-examine Sunanda Pushkar's room, collect more 'evidence' November 10, 2014

    New Delhi: The hotel room, where former Union minister Shashi Tharoor's wife Sunanda Pushkar was found dead under mysterious circumstances on January 17, has been re-examined by police and forensic experts who claimed to have found some fresh evidence. According to police officials, they have stumbled upon fluid marks on the...
  • EPL: Juan Mata scores as Manchester United beat Crystal Palace 1-0 November 8, 2014

    Manchester: Juan Mata came on as a substitute to score in the 67th minute and give Manchester United a much-needed 1-0 victory over Crystal Palace in the Premier League on Saturday. Just four minutes after coming on for Adnan Januzaj, the United midfielder curled a deflected shot past Julian Speroni to...