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  • Sun, celebrities, and a world-renowned film festival have made Cannes synonymous with glamour 19-04-2014 08:31 AM

    Cannes: Sun, celebrities, and a world-renowned film festival have made Cannes synonymous with glamour, guaranteed prime people-watching and a chance to relish the good life against the backdrop of palm trees and yachts. From Brigitte Bardot to Angelina Jolie, Grace Kelly to Nicole Kidman - the stars of yesteryear and...
  • Inter Milan held to 0-0 draw by Udinese in Serie A 28-03-2014 08:49 AM

    Milan: Inter Milan struggled at the San Siro again in a 0-0 draw with Udinese in Serie A on Thursday, as the visitors' 17-year-old goalkeeper Simone Scuffet blocked out the Nerazzurri. Still, Inter moved one point ahead of Parma in the race for fifth place and the final Europa League...
  • I'm sure that 'Ek Hasina Thi' title track will be appreciated: Sunidhi Chauhan 25-03-2014 05:28 PM

    New Delhi: Popular Bollywood singer Sunidhi Chauhan has lent her voice to the title track of the forthcoming romantic thriller TV series "Ek Hasina Thi". Composed by Tapas and written by Manoj Yadav, the song is in the fusion space with a tinge of semi-classical Indian tunes. Sunidhi says the...
  • Simon Cowell tweets the photos of a rare car he offers to buy 18-03-2014 06:25 PM

    London: Media mogul Simon Cowell has offered to buy a rare Jaguar car for USD 1.1 million after spotting the vehicle on the motoring show Top Gear. The 54-year-old 'X Factor' boss was impressed by the Eagle Speedster after watching TV personality Jeremy Clarkson drive the restored model in a...
  • Watch: Simon Denyer speak on 2014 Lok Sabha elections 10-03-2014 08:44 PM

    In an exclusive interview to CNN-IBN's Amrita Tripathi, senior journalist Simon Denyer talked about the upcoming Lok Sabha elections. Simon Denyer has worked in India with media giants Washington Post and Reuters. ...
  • This election season, books talk politics 10-03-2014 10:27 AM

    New Delhi: This election season it's all about political analysis, commentary and key political players. It is raining books - non-fiction by senior journalists and India watchers alike. All political leaders are fair game. The Telegraph Editor Sankarshan Thakur's 'Single Man' takes a look at the Janata Dal United leader...
  • Simon Dyson leads Tshwane Open after play suspended 27-02-2014 11:28 PM

    Pretoria: Englishman Simon Dyson closed with birdies on his final four holes on Thursday to card a seven-under-par 65 and take the first-round clubhouse lead in the European Tour's Tshwane Open. When play was suspended due to the threat of lightning, South African Trevor Fisher junior was also on seven...
  • Zaheer still has a big role to play in Indian cricket: Wasim Akram 20-02-2014 10:39 PM

    New Delhi: Legendary Pakistan seamer Wasim Akram and former India bowling coach Eric Simons feel left-arm pacer Zaheer Khan still has a lot to offer to Indian cricket before he finally hangs up his boots. After spending close to a year away from the side, Zaheer made a comeback in...
  • Uganda anti-gay bill draws church, donor battle lines 19-02-2014 07:59 AM

    Peter, 23, used to enjoy hitting Kampala's bars with his boyfriend until a draft bill dubbed "kill the gays" forced him into hiding. "I'm so, so afraid. I just live indoors," he says, sitting in the semi-darkness of the cramped two-room dwelling where he has lived since his family and...
  • Snapshot: First pictures of Simon Cowell's adorable two day old son 17-02-2014 10:02 AM

    He is one proud man. Simon Cowell, posted gorgeous black and white pictures of two day old son Eric. Posing with the new born, Cowell looked tired but at peace. He also posted a picture of girlfriend and his son's mother Lauren Silverman along with the baby and captioned it...
  • Simon Cowell, Lauren Silverman welcome their baby son on Valentine's Day 15-02-2014 01:23 PM

    Los Angeles: A spokeswoman for Cowell says he and socialite Lauren Silverman welcomed their baby son early Friday evening, Valentine's Day, in New York. The spokeswoman, AnnMarie Thomson, says the infant weighed 6 pounds, 7 ounces, and is named Eric, after Cowell's father. Cowell, of 'American Idol' and 'The X...
  • Berdych, Tsonga, Kohlschreiber win at ABN Amro 11-02-2014 10:26 AM

    Rotterdam: Third-seeded Tomas Berdych of the Czech Republic beat Andreas Seppi of Italy for the fifth time in a row 6-3, 6-3 to open his account at the ABN Amro tournament on Monday. Berdych, coming off a semi-final run at the Australian Open and Davis Cup win over the Netherlands,...
  • Delhi Waveriders beat Kalinga Lancers 4-3 in HIL 02-02-2014 10:48 PM

    Bhubaneswar: Delhi Waveriders prevailed over Kalinga Lancers 4-3 in a tense match with Simon Child scoring two goals in a Hero Hockey India League match here on Sunday. Delhi, who had thrashed the same opponents 5-0 at home on January 30, today faced a stiff resistance but came out unscathed...
  • Doull questions India's selection policy 29-01-2014 07:01 PM

    Wellington: Former New Zealand fast bowler Simon Doull has questioned Indian team's selection policy in the ongoing five-match ODI series, which the visitors have already lost, and said he was surprised by the side's reluctance to change things around them. India haven't won a game in the ongoing tour so...
  • Tsonga brings end to gutsy Simon's remarkable run 18-01-2014 06:00 PM

    Melbourne: France's Jo-Wilfried Tsonga raced into the last 16 of the Australian Open with a 7-6 (7-5), 6-4, 6-2 victory over Gilles Simon on Saturday, bringing an end to his compatriot's remarkable run at Melbourne Park. While a string of players dropped out early in the first week with niggling...
  • Indian batting a mountain for New Zealand bowlers to climb 14-01-2014 01:16 PM

    After Ian Chappell, it's the turn of former New Zealand pacer Simon Doull to sing praises for the Indian batsmen, terming them as a "mountain for the New Zealand bowlers to climb" in his column on stuff.co.nz. India have already set foot on New Zealand soil for a two-Test and...
  • Pace won't be a problem for India in New Zealand: Simon Doull 13-01-2014 09:35 PM

    Napier: Fiery pace and bounce has always been India's bane on foreign soil but former New Zealand speedster Simon Doull says India's young brigade of batsmen is well equipped to face the Kiwi quicks on green tops. Doull said the new-look Indian side, radiating with youthful exuberance, is full of...
  • Gilles Simon injures ankle, in doubt for Australian Open 10-01-2014 12:48 PM

    Melbourne: Gilles Simon of France is in doubt for the Australian Open after injuring his right ankle in the semi-finals of the Kooyong exhibition tournament on Friday. Simon, seeded 18th for the first Grand Slam of the year beginning Monday, was trailing compatriot Richard Gasquet 7-6 (3), 1-0 when he...
  • Taufel hails new 'accurate' review system 02-01-2014 11:05 PM

    Abu Dhabi: Simon Taufel, five-time umpire of the year, on Thursday said a new trialled system will help attain more accuracy and save time on referred decisions during international cricket matches. The International Cricket Council (ICC) is trialling a new review system, called Officiating Replay System (ORS), in which a...
  • ICC aims to improve TV umpire technology 02-01-2014 04:34 PM

    Abu Dhabi: The International Cricket Council is testing a new review system for TV umpires that aims to improve the accuracy and reduce the time taken to reach their decisions. The Officiating Replay System (ORS), developed by Hawk-Eye, is being assessed by former elite panel umpire Simon Taufel, who is...
  • Leona Lewis to sing her hit ballad 'Happy' at Simon Cowell's wedding? 31-12-2013 09:14 AM

    London: Singer Leona Lewis has revealed she would probably performing her hit ballad 'Happy' at Simon Cowell's wedding because it is one of his favourite songs. The music mogul recently claimed he would have all his acts perform when he weds girlfriend Lauren Silverman and his 'X Factor' protegee -...
  • Simon Cowell to invite ex-girlfriends to his wedding 22-12-2013 01:44 PM

    Los Angeles: Music mogul Simon Cowell is planning to invite his ex-girlfriends to his wedding. The 54-year-old and baby mama Lauren Silverman, 36, are secretly planning to wed over the holidays and he wants his former girlfriends to attend the occasion, reports showbizspy.com. "Simon has told Lauren that his exes...
  • I let down a friend: Simon Cowell on Silverman affair 08-12-2013 02:10 PM

    Los Angeles: Music mogul Simon Cowell says he 'let down' his friend Andrew Silverman when he had an affair and fathered a child with his then-wife Lauren. Cowell's girlfriend, who is pregnant with his son, was married to his friend Andrew when they got together. Even though the 'X Factor'...
  • Adele missed Gaga's performance to relieve her son's babysitter 08-12-2013 01:48 PM

    London: Singer Adele may have always supported her wacky pal Lady Gaga, but she couldn't stay to enjoy her performance for the sake of her son and his babysitter. She enjoyed a rare night out with fiance Simon Konecki as surprise guests at an exclusive Gaga gig, but even the...
  • One Direction may split in future: Simon Cowell 24-11-2013 01:12 PM

    London: Music mogul Simon Cowell feels that members of One Direction band might eventually part ways and follow independent careers. The band, comprising Zayn Malik, Harry Styles, Louis Tomlinson, Liam Payne and Niall Horan, came together after participating in Cowell's singing reality show 'The X Factor' in 2010 and reached...
  • Simon Cowell drove $1.7m car just twice in 3 years 23-11-2013 12:49 PM

    Los Angeles: Music mogul Simon Cowell has driven his Bugatti Veyron worth $1.7 million twice in three years. Cowell splashed out on the vehicle in 2010 after falling in love with it when he spotted it in a showroom in Beverly Hills, California, but he only decided to part with...
  • Being 'useless' in school helped Simon Cowell 16-11-2013 12:06 PM

    Los Angeles: Music mogul Simon Cowell says being 'useless' in school and pure 'luck' brought him fame and fortune, but the comment has left people angry. The 54-year-old, who has netted 200 million with hit shows like 'The X Factor', said in a radio interview: "I didn't work hard when...
  • Music mogul Simon Cowell to convert to Judaism? 15-11-2013 02:38 PM

    Los Angeles: Music mogul Simon Cowell will reportedly convert himself to Judaism before he ties the knot with Lauren Silverman. The 'X Factor' boss, who was raised a Roman Catholic, pledged a whopping 100,000 pounds in support of the Israeli army at a plush gala for the Friends of the...
  • Simon Cowell to name son Simon 05-11-2013 04:47 PM

    Los Angeles: Music mogul Simon Cowell has revealed that he wants to name his firstborn after himself, reports contactmusic.com. His girlfriend Lauren is pregnant with his child and the couple is expecting a boy. "My number one choice is Simon because I like the name," Cowell said. The 54-year-old also...