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  • Suicide Squad: The first look of Jared Leto as 'The Joker' revealed Yesterday

    Early in the morning, Director David Ayer tweeted the first look of Jared Leto as 'The Joker' in his upcoming movie 'Suicide Squad'. ...
  • Oscar-winner Jared Leto chops off his locks for 'Suicide Squad' March 3, 2015

    Los Angeles: Oscar-winner Jared Leto, who will play Joker in 'Suicide Squad', has shaved his beard and cut his long locks for the role. The movie's director David Ayer posted on Twitter a photograph that showed a pair of hands ready to clip Leto's ponytail with scissors, reports aceshowbiz.com. "Should we?...
  • Lizard Squad hacking group defaces Lenovo website with goofy webcam selfies of teen February 26, 2015

    New Delhi: After the SuperFish controversy, Lenovo again got into trouble when hackers turned its official website into a teen's selfie slideshow. Lizard Squad, which is a hacking group, took over Lenovo's homepage and posted images of a teen with a funny haircut posing for the webcam and the song "Breaking...
  • A to Z of Cricket World Cup 2015: all you want to know February 13, 2015

    In less than 24 hours from now, Christchurch in New Zealand and Melbourne in Australia will host the opening matches of 11th ICC Cricket World Cup. And here's your one-stop, single-page guide to the 49-match cricket extravaganza spread over 44 days at 14 venues from February 14 to March 29. No....
  • Hacker group 'Lizard Squad' claims responsibility for outages at Facebook, Instagram, other sites January 27, 2015

    Frankfurt: Internet sites including Facebook, the world's largest social network, Instagram and other popular sites suffered temporary outages on Tuesday and a hacker group associated with other recent high-profile attacks claimed it caused the outages. A Twitter account that purports to speak for hacker group "Lizard Squad" posted messages suggesting that...
  • If not Stuart Binny, who would you have picked for World Cup? Cast your vote! January 7, 2015

    In our last survey, fans got 14 of 15 names same as BCCI's official World Cup squad announced yesterday. But the general opinion among Indian public is that Stuart Binny should not have been picked. Then who do you think should have taken his place? Make your choice and press...
  • India's World Cup squad: People's choice matches BCCI's 14/15 January 6, 2015

    An overwhelming response over the past four days saw Cricketnext followers queuing up to pick their 15-man squad for the ICC World Cup commencing in just over a month in Australia and New Zealand. And underlining the cricketing knowhow of Indian fans, they got 14 of the 15 names ditto...
  • India's squad for Tri-series: Mohit, Dhawal part of 17-man squad January 6, 2015

    Along with the much-awaited World Cup squad, the BCCI selectors on Tuesday also named the touring party for the Carlton Mid Tri-series in Australia, with fast bowlers Mohit Sharma and Dhawal Kulkarni being the only two players in the squad that will not be part of the World Cup. Injured...
  • India's World Cup Squad: No Yuvraj; Jadeja, Axar, Binny make the cut January 6, 2015

    Axar Patel's World Cup dream came true on Tuesday as he was named in India's 15-man squad for their title defence in Australia and New Zealand in February-March this year, while Yuvraj Singh was overlooked and Ravindra Jadeja was selected pending fitness from his shoulder injury. Yuvraj, who was considered to...
  • World Cup squads: Porterfield skipper as Ireland name their final 15 January 5, 2015

    Ireland coach Phil Simmons has kept faith with the squad touring the United Arab Emirates for the World Cup in Australia and New Zealand. The 15 players in the UAE will stay in the squad for the World Cup, which starts in February. There is no place for experienced pace bowler...
  • World Cup squads: Afghanistan name their 15, appoint bowling coach January 5, 2015

    Dubai: Former county cricket stalwart Andy Pick was Sunday named as bowling coach of Afghanistan, six weeks away from the Asian minnows making their World Cup debut. The 51-year-old Pick played almost 200 matches for Nottinghamshire, ending his career with 495 first class wickets before going on to work with the...
  • Cricket expert? Pick India's 15-man squad for World Cup title defence January 2, 2015

    With BCCI set to announce India's World Cup squad on January 6 from the list of 30 probables, it's your chance to be a selector and pick the 15 you feel will make the cut.var _polldaddy = [] || _polldaddy;_polldaddy.push( {type: "iframe",auto: "1",domain: "ibnlive.polldaddy.com/s/",id: "pick-india-s-world-cup-squad",placeholder: "pd_1420186496"} );(function(d,c,j){if(!document.getElementById(j)){var pd=d.createElement(c),s;pd.id=j;pd.src=('https:'==document.location.protocol)?'https://polldaddy.com/survey.js':'http://i0.poll.fm/survey.js';s=document.getElementsByTagName(c)[0];s.parentNode.insertBefore(pd,s);}}(document,'script','pd-embed'));...
  • Indian team for tri-series, World Cup to be picked on Jan 6 December 31, 2014

    Mumbai: The Indian ODI squad for the upcoming triangular cricket series in Australia as well as the World Cup that follows almost immediately will be picked by the five-man selection panel here on January 6. "The selection of the squad for the tri-series and World Cup will be done at 1...
  • Jared Leto to sport a new look in 2015 December 26, 2014

    Los Angeles: The 'Dallas Buyers Club' actor Jared Leto, who has maintained long locks, may go for a haircut in the New Year. And it's presumably, in preparation for his role in 'Suicide Squad'. The 42-year-old took to social media Wednesday to tell fans that he's ready to get a new...
  • Top policemen killed in 26/11 attacks as they did not have proper arms: Bombay High Court November 26, 2014

    Mumbai: Advising the Maharashtra Government to revise its weapon policy every three years, the Bombay High Court observed that high ranking police officers lost their lives during the brazen 26/11 Mumbai terror attacks because the arms they possessed were not appropriate. The observation was made by a division bench on...
  • On 26/11 anniversary, PM Modi asserts the need to combat terrorism November 26, 2014

    New Delhi: On the sixth anniversary of the deadly 26/11 Mumbai attacks, Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Wednesday asserted the need to combat terrorism. "Today is a day to reaffirm our commitment to work together to combat the menace of terror & uproot it from the face of humankind," he...
  • Hockey: Mandeep Singh left out of India's 18-man Champions Trophy squad November 24, 2014

    New Delhi: Young forward Mandeep Singh was the notable omission from India's 18-man squad for the Champions Trophy announced by Hockey India on Monday. Mandeep was among the three men left out of the squad that toured for the bilateral series in Australia, which India won. Midfielder Satbir Singh and defender...
  • Hockey India League 2015: Full list of 6 squads after Closed Bid November 15, 2014

    New Delhi: Building up for the upcoming Hockey India League 2015, all the six franchises which includes defending champions Delhi Waveriders along with Uttar Pradesh Wizards, Kalinga Lancers, Jaypee Punjab Warriors and new franchise owners Dabang Mumbai and Ranchi Rays, were seen bidding their best numbers to get hold of...
  • Best phase of my career as far as batting is concerned: Naman Ojha November 10, 2014

    New Delhi: Naman Ojha's name has been in contention for a while owing to his stupendous form with the bat in the past 12 months and the Madhya Pradesh wicketkeeper-batsman is therefore "not surprised" at his inclusion in the 19-member Test squad for the Australia tour. "I am happy that I...
  • KL Rahul, Naman Ojha cross fingers as India pick squad for Australia November 4, 2014

    KL Rahul and Naman Ojha are two names who have done most things right at the most opportune moment, and on Tuesday, when the BCCI selectors sit down in Chennai to pick India's Test squad for Australia, they will have their fingers crossed. With 1545 runs in 11 first-class matches...
  • Three flying squads in each Jammu assembly constituency: DEO October 25, 2014

    Jammu: Three flying squad surveillance teams would be deployed in each constituency of the Jammu district to keep a tab on the expenditure incurred by candidates and to check the use of muscle and money power in the upcoming assembly elections in the state. "There will be three flying squads for...
  • Coimbatore: Hoax bomb threat to school October 9, 2014

    Coimbatore: An anonymous bomb threat call to a school in the city proved to be hoax on Thursday. The head master of Al Azhar School received a call around 12 pm, stating that a bomb was planted in the school, police said. Police along with Bomb Detection and Disposal Squad...
  • Killings by China antiterror police raise concerns September 8, 2014

    Beijing: When attackers from China's minority Uighurs killed 37 people in a July rampage in far western Xinjiang, police responded by gunning down at least 59 of them. When three Uighurs allegedly killed a top stateappointed Muslim cleric, police shot dead two of them. When security forces led a raid...
  • Bresnan makes comeback, uncapped Roy in England T20 squad against India August 31, 2014

    London: The England selectors on Sunday decided to bring back experienced pacer Tim Bresnan in the national squad for the oneoff T20 international against India at the Edgbaston on September 7. The 14member squad also features uncapped Surrey opener Jason Roy, who has been rewarded for his good show in the...
  • Maharashtra: Lowintensity blast in Kolhapur, 1 injured August 24, 2014

    Kolhapur/Mumbai: A roadside vendor suffered minor injuries in a lowintensity blast on the outskirts of Kolhapur town in western Maharashtra on Saturday night, police said. The explosion occurred near a food cart close to Shahu toll plaza, a senior police officer said in Mumbai. As per preliminary information, the bomblike device...
  • Stuart Broad left out of England ODI squad to face India August 19, 2014

    Strike bowler Stuart Broad, one of the heroes of England's 31 Test series victory against India, was on Monday left out of a 15man squad for the five oneday internationals between the two teams. Broad, who played for England at The Oval despite having a broken nose and two black eyes...
  • Stuart Broad included in unchanged England squad for 5th Test August 10, 2014

    England named an unchanged 13man squad for the fifth Test starting on 15 August at the Oval in London. Stuart Broad has been included in the team despite suffering a fractured nose when batting at Old Trafford on Saturday. Broad was retired hurt after being struck on the nose by a...
  • BCCI may pick India's ODI squad for England today with World Cup in mind August 5, 2014

    The BCCI selection committee will on Tuesday sit down to pick the squad for the limitedovers leg of the England tour, which will give a fair idea about how India are approaching their bid to defend the World Cup next year. India will play a series of five ODIs and a...
  • Pune blast: CCTV footage obtained from parking lot where explosives were kept July 30, 2014

    Pune: The AntiTerrorism Squad (ATS) has obtained a CCTV footage from the parking lot from where the police bike carrying explosives had been stolen. The July 10 Pune blast case had left 5 injured. Though it was a low intensity blast in the heart of the city, the terror angle...
  • Commonwealth Games 2014: The complete list of Indian athletes for Glasgow July 14, 2014

    India will field a strong 224 member contingent, their second largest ever, in the Commonwealth Games to be held in Glasgow from July 23 to August 3, with athletics forming the biggest squad of 41. The sports ministry has cleared the 224 athletes from 14 sporting disciplines, including seven paraathletes, at...