Samantha

  • Fed Cup semi: Stosur to lead Australia vs Germany 09-04-2014 05:21 PM

    Brisbane: Samantha Stosur will lead Australia in its Fed Cup semi-final against Germany beginning April 19 in Brisbane. Australia captain Alicia Molik said on Wednesday that Casey Dellacqua, Ashleigh Barty and Storm Sanders were also in the team for the two-day contest at Pat Rafter Arena. Australia and Germany have...
  • Artist's work shows Barbie as a victim of domestic violence, with a bloody lip and a black eye 25-02-2014 04:46 PM

    Artist Samantha Humphreys has documented a series of disturbing pictures of domestic violence using an icon of female perfection - the Barbie. The series 'What If?' by Humphreys was featured in the Speaking Out Exhibition at Embrace Arts, University of Leicester. Since then, the series has been receiving worldwide media...
  • UTV to co-produce Suriya's Tamil film 'Anjaan' 15-01-2014 02:00 PM

    Chennai: On the occasion of Pongal, UTV Motion Pictures Tuesday announced it will co-produce actor Suriya Sivakumar's upcoming Tamil action-thriller 'Anjaan', which is also being produced by Thirrupathi Brothers. 'Anjaan', which means stranger, is being directed by N. Lingusamy. "We are extremely delighted to continue our strong relationship with N....
  • Sonakshi Sinha approached for a special song in Suriya's next 09-01-2014 03:55 PM

    Chennai: Bollywood actress Sonakshi Sinha, who was recently approached with an offer to shake a leg with Suriya Sivakumar in his upcoming yet-untitled Tamil thriller, has expressed interest in it, says director N.Lingusamy. "We did approach Sonakshi for a special song, which is not an item number in the film....
  • Stosur, del Potro warm up for Australian open with tough wins 08-01-2014 03:20 PM

    Sydney: Former US Open champions Juan Martin del Potro of Argentina and Samantha Stosur of Australia rallied to win their second-round matches against tough French opponents Wednesday at Australian Open warm-up tournaments. Del Potro beat Nicolas Mahut 1-6, 6-3, 6-4 at the Sydney International, while Stosur saved two match points...
  • Jhumpa Lahiri, Samantha Shannon to attend Jaipur Literature Festival 26-11-2013 04:25 PM

    Pulitzer Prize winner Jhumpa Lahiri, British writer Samantha Shannon, actor Irrfan Khan and boxer Mary Kom, besides noted historians, literary critics and activists will attend the Jaipur Literature Festival 2014 being organised at Jaipur in 2014. The seventh edition of the five-day festival, home to all bookworms and literary lovers,...
  • David Cameron celebrates Diwali with his wife Samantha 05-11-2013 02:15 PM

    Britain's Prime Minister David Cameron celebrated Diwali with his wife Samantha Cameron at Swaminarayan temple in London. While Cameron stuck to his usual attire of suit, shirt and tie, his wife tried to blend in the festive mood in a spectacular saree. ...
  • Simona Halep beats Samantha Stosur to win Tournament of Champions 04-11-2013 09:02 AM

    Sofia: Romanian Simona Halep battled back from a set down to beat former US Open champion Samantha Stosur 2-6, 6-2, 6-2 in a thrilling Tournament of Champions final on Sunday to capture her sixth title of the year. Winning the season-ending WTA event at the Armeets Arena in Sofia earned...
  • Ivanovic beats Stosur at Tournament of Champions 01-11-2013 09:38 AM

    Sofia: Ana Ivanovic overcame Sam Stosur 6-2, 5-7, 6-2 on Thursday for her second straight victory in the group stage at the season-ending WTA Tournament of Champions. The two-time tournament winner played very aggressively to win the opening set in just 30 minutes. Stosur then broke Ivanovic's serve in the...
  • 'Attarintiki Daaredhi' Diwali gift - Six minutes additional footage 30-10-2013 04:14 PM

    Chennai: Telugu action-drama 'Attarintiki Daaredhi' is marching towards the Rs.100 crore mark and its makers have now decided to add six minutes of footage from Thursday as a Diwali gift to Pawan Kalyan fans. Made for Rs.52 crore, the film, directed by Trivikram, has reportedly minted Rs.71 crore worldwide so...
  • AD success lands Pranitha a film with Junior NTR 28-10-2013 12:04 PM

    Chennai: The success of recently released Pawan Kalyan-starrer Telugu action-drama 'Attarintiki Daaredhi' (AD) has made Pranitha an overnight star. She has bagged a plum role in Junior NTR's 'Rabhasa', which also features Samantha Ruth Prabhu. Pranitha, who played one of the heroines in AD, has previously worked in two low-budget...
  • Samantha Ruthu Prabhu keen on working with Sudeep 23-10-2013 03:44 PM

    New Delhi: Samantha Ruth Prabhu, one of the busiest actresses in the Tamil and Telugu film industry, is interested in acting in a Kannada film with Kiccha Sudeep. At a recent event, Samantha said that the best actress award which she bagged for Telugu movie Eega also belonged to Sudeep....
  • Did Siddharth present a ring to Samantha? 22-10-2013 04:41 PM

    New Delhi: Samantha has a reason to rejoice. Having participated in multiple popular projects, Samantha has emerged as one of the bankable stars. Samantha, who was recently spotted at a success event of her Telugu movie 'Attarntiki Daredi', looked flattering in a polka dot outfit. While the actress was busy...
  • Richard Gasquet, Simona Halep win Kremlin Cup titles 20-10-2013 06:41 PM

    Moscow: Top-seeded Richard Gasquet of France won the 10th title of his career by rallying to beat qualifier Mikhail Kukushkin of Kazakhstan 4-6, 6-4, 6-4 in the final of the Kremlin Cup on Sunday. Simona Halep of Romania claimed the fifth title of her career by beating Samantha Stosur of...
  • Samantha Stosur reaches final at Kremlin Cup 19-10-2013 05:15 PM

    Moscow: Samantha Stosur and Simona Halep advanced to the final of the Kremlin Cup with straight-sets victories Sunday. Stosur proceeded to her second straight final by beating her doubles partner Svetlana Kuznetsova 6-2, 6-4, while Halep routed Anastasia Pavlyuchenkova 6-2, 6-1 to advance to her fifth final this season. Kuznetsova...
  • Stosur to face Kuznetsova in Kremlin Cup semis 18-10-2013 06:22 PM

    Moscow: Samantha Stosur and doubles partner Svetlana Kuznetsova will meet in the Kremlin Cup semifinals after both players won in straight sets Friday. Stosur extended her unbeaten run to eight matches by defeating former No. 1 player Ana Ivanovic 7-5, 6-4. Kuznetsova eliminated second-seeded Roberta Vinci 6-2, 6-3. Defending men's...
  • Stosur, Ivanovic reach Kremlin Cup quarter-finals 17-10-2013 05:28 PM

    Moscow: Former Grand Slam champions Ana Ivanovic and Samantha Stosur advanced to the Kremlin Cup quarterfinals with straight-sets victories on Thursday to set up a rematch of last year's semi-final. The former top-ranked Ivanovic beat Klara Zakopalova 6-3, 6-1, while former U.S. Open winner Stosur extended her winning streak to...
  • Samantha Stosur, Svetlana Kuznertsova advance at Kremlin Cup 16-10-2013 09:31 PM

    Moscow: Seventh-seeded Samantha Stosur advanced to the second round of the Kremlin Cup by beating Kaia Kanepi 6-3, 6-1 on Wednesday. Stosur, coming off her second title this season and fifth of her career, converted four of 11 break opportunities. "I played really well today and Kaia was a really...
  • Samantha Stosur to face Eugenie Bouchard in Japan Open final 12-10-2013 01:54 PM

    Osaka: Samantha Stosur swept past American teenager Madison Keys and into the final of the Japan Open after a powerful performance in Osaka on Saturday. Australian Stosur, the No.3 seed and winner of this tournament four years ago, held all of her service games and gave Keys barely a chance...
  • 'Ramayya Vasthavayya' review: This Telugu film doesn't offer anything new 12-10-2013 12:29 PM

    Cast: Junior NTR, Samantha Ruth Prabhu, Shruti Haasan, Mukesh Rishi, Rohini Hattangadi Director: Harish Shankar Rating: 1 out of 5 It is probably only in India that we pay good money to get our sane minds assaulted by films such as 'Gabbar Singh', 'Mirchi' and now, 'Ramayya Vasthavayya' (RV). When...
  • Stosur, Keys, Bouchard, Nara in Japan Open semis 11-10-2013 07:59 PM

    Osaka: Former champion Samantha Stosur reached the Japan Open semifinals, beating Misaki Doi of Japan 6-1, 3-6, 6-3 on Friday. Awaiting the third-seeded Stosur on Saturday is American teenager Madison Keys, who advanced to her first WTA semifinals with a 6-3, 6-1 victory over China's Zheng Jie. In the other...
  • Stosur reaches Osaka quarters, Lisicki injured 10-10-2013 08:27 PM

    Osaka: Samantha Stosur beat Belinda Bencic 6-4, 6-2 at the Japan Open on Wednesday and became the highest remaining seed after Wimbledon runner-up Sabine Lisicki withdrew hurt. No. 2-seeded Lisicki hurt her left hip, and pulled out from her scheduled second-round match with Polana Hercog, who advanced to a quarterfinal...
  • Stosur reaches Osaka quarters, Lisicki injured 09-10-2013 10:26 PM

    Osaka: Samantha Stosur beat Swiss qualifier Belinda Bencic 6-4, 6-2 at the Japan Open on Wednesday and became the highest remaining seed after Wimbledon runner-up Sabine Lisicki withdrew hurt. No. 2-seeded Lisicki hurt her left hip, and pulled out from her scheduled second-round match with Polana Hercog of Slovenia. Hercog...
  • Samantha Stosur reaches Japan Open quarters 09-10-2013 03:29 PM

    Osaka: Third-seeded Samantha Stosur beat Swiss qualifier Belinda Bencic of Switzerland 6-4, 6-2 at the Japan Open on Wednesday to reach her first quarter-final since her title run in Carlsbad in August. Stosur lost serve twice but broke Bencic five times and will next face either Kimiko Date-Krumm or Misaki...
  • Samantha Stosur beats Johanna Larsson at Japan Women's Open 07-10-2013 04:10 PM

    Osaka: Third-seeded Samantha Stosur of Australia defeated Johanna Larsson of Sweden 6-4, 6-2 on Monday to advance to the second round of the Japan Women's Open. In other first-round matches, seventh-seeded Monica Puig of Puerto Rico beat defending champion Heather Watson of Britain 6-4, 6-4. Fifth-seeded Eugenie Bouchard of Canada...
  • Samantha returns her remuneration 30-09-2013 05:30 PM

    New Delhi: Popular actress Samantha has surely earned respect from her peers for returning her entire remuneration to the makers of 'Athharintiki Daaredhi'. Starring Pawan Kalyan and Samantha, 'Athharintiki Daaredhi' was leaked online days before the film was to release. Naturally, it caused certain financial strain on the producers. While...
  • Attarintiki Daaredhi: Pawan Kalyan's film mints Rs 10.89 cr on 1st day 29-09-2013 11:23 AM

    Chennai: Pawan Kalyan-starrer Telugu action-drama 'Attarintiki Daaredhi' (AD) collected Rs 10.89 crore in Andhra Pradesh on its opening day. The movie released Friday. "The film (AD) has broken the previous opening day record in Andhra Pradesh held by Junior NTR-starrer 'Baadshah'. It has raked in approximately Rs 10.89 crore in...
  • 'Attarintiki Daaredhi' review: This Telugu film is stylish but shallow 28-09-2013 12:17 PM

    Cast: Pawan Kalyan, Samantha Ruth Prabhu, Pranitha, Kota Srinivasa Rao, Brahmanandam, Ali, MS Narayana, Boman Irani Director: Trivikram Rating: 2.5 out of 5 When an intelligent filmmaker (Trivikram) and a superstar (Pawan Kalyan) join hands, one definitely needs to compromise. We can't expect a superstar to compromise, can we? Therefore,...
  • Samantha to work with Vijay in Murugadoss' next 27-09-2013 03:57 PM

    New Delhi: If reports are to be believed then Samantha is going to be seen in director AR Murugadoss' next film opposite Ilayathalapathy Vijay. Currently, Vijay is busy shooting for 'Jilla'. This will be the first time Vijay will be working with Samantha in any film. The Hindi film industry...
  • Pawan Kalyan's 'Attarintiki Daaredhi' leaked online, makers furious 23-09-2013 03:44 PM

    Chennai: Pawan Kalyan-starrer 'Attarintiki Daaredhi', the release of which got delayed for nearly two months, was leaked online on Sunday. Its makers are furious and are now planning to release the film at the earliest. Around 90 minutes of the film was illegally released online. "We came to know that...