VICTORIA

  • David Beckham praises 'beautiful wife' Victoria 15 hours 36 minutes ago

    London: Retired English footballer David Beckham treated his wife Victoria Beckham to a date night here and praised her for being so "beautiful". David took the 40-year-old wife along to a new pop-up bar here on Sunday and later posted a picture of the pair both looking effortlessly elegant in black...
  • Heart harvested in Bengaluru, transplanted in Hyderabad 3 days ago

    Hyderabad: In a swift operation, a heart harvested from an accident-victim was air-lifted on Saturday from Bengaluru in one-and-an-half hour and transplanted successfully in a 46-year-old woman at Yashoda hospital in Hyderabad. A 15-member team headed by Dr AGK Gokhale peformed the transplantation surgery on Padma, a home-maker from Kothagudem in...
  • Lucie Safarova beats Victoria Azarenka to win the Qatar Open 4 days ago

    Qatar: Lucie Safarova beat Victoria Azarenka in straight sets, 6-4, 6-3 to clinch the Qatar Open on Saturday. It was her sixth career title and first since Qubec City in 2013. "It's an amazing feeling. I'm so happy to win the title. It's been a long time. I'm happy at the way...
  • Victoria Azarenka beats Venus Williams for first time at Qatar Open 4 days ago

    Doha: Victoria Azarenka defeated Venus Williams for the first time on Friday, rallying for a 2-6, 6-2, 6-4 victory to reach the final at the Qatar Open. A two-time champion in Doha, Azarenka made adjustments in the second set and took a 5-1 lead in the third. Azarenka had 36 winners...
  • Two-time champion Victoria Azarenka wins at Qatar Open February 24, 2015

    Doha: Two-time champion Victoria Azarenka beat Angelique Kerber 6-0, 6-3 in the first round of the Qatar Total Open on Monday. The Belarusian, who won in 2012 and 2013, was forced to withdraw last year due to a foot inflammation. Returning to Doha as a wild card entrant, Azarenka needed just 66...
  • Dominika Cibulkova dumps Victoria Azarenka to reach quarter-finals January 26, 2015

    Melbourne: Feisty Slovakian Dominika Cibulkova scrapped like a streetfighter to grind down two-time champion Victoria Azarenka and reach the quarter-finals of the Australian Open on Monday. Cibulkova, beaten in last year's final by Li Na, weathered the inevitable comeback by the Belarusian blaster and ran her ragged in a match of...
  • Victoria Azarenka sails into fourth round of Australian Open January 24, 2015

    Melbourne: Two-time champion Victoria Azarenka won a battle of former girls' champions at the Australian Open by easing past Czech Barbora Zahlavova Strycova 6-4 6-4 on Saturday to advance to the fourth round at Melbourne Park. A double break down in the second set, 25th seed Zahlavova Strycova scrapped hard to...
  • Victoria Azarenka back to her best with Caroline Wozniacki win January 22, 2015

    Melbourne: Victoria Azarenka showed she was back in top form at the Australian Open on Thursday after an injury-blighted season, upsetting eighth seed Caroline Wozniacki 6-4 6-2 to reach the third round. The statuesque Belarusian, wearing a high-visibility dress in fluorescent yellow and dictating play like a traffic cop, was too...
  • Brooklyn Beckham models for Polish fashion label January 14, 2015

    London: Brooklyn Beckham, son of former footballer David Beckham and singer-turned-fashion designer Victoria Beckham, has starred in his first modelling campaign for Polish fashion label Reserved. The 15-year-old, who made his modelling debut last April when he appeared in Man About Town magazine, shared a sneak peak of the shoot on...
  • Victoria Azarenka misses out on a seeding at Australian Open January 14, 2015

    Two-time champion Victoria Azarenka has missed out on a seeding at the Australian Open after falling in the rankings in the first weeks of 2015. No. 1 Serena Williams and No. 2 Maria Sharapova will be on opposite sides of the draw after their world rankings were reflected in the seedings...
  • Azarenka loses comeback match at Brisbane International January 5, 2015

    The decibel readings were not needed for Victoria Azarenka on Monday as the groans from the crowd at the Brisbane International almost drowned out her trademark shrieks. Still struggling to get back to her best, the former world number one was beaten 4-6 7-6(7) 6-4 in the first round by...
  • Victoria Beckham gets manicures with daughter Harper January 3, 2015

    London: Victoria Beckham has confessed that she loves getting her nails done with her three-year-old daughter Harper. The former Spice Girl turned fashion designer has revealed she often enjoys pampering sessions with her and husband David Beckham's youngest child, reported Vogue magazine. "I'm very girly and I love nails. Harper...
  • Victoria Azarenka under pressure to retain Grand Slam seeding December 25, 2014

    Melbourne: Australian Open champion Victoria Azarenka is in danger of going unseeded at next year's first Grand Slam tournament if she takes an early loss in her comeback at the Brisbane International. Azarenka has not played since early September and managed just nine tournaments this year due to a left foot...
  • Harry Styles dating Victoria's Secret model Nadine Leopold December 22, 2014

    New York: Singer Harry Styles fueled rumors of a romance with Victoria's Secret model Nadine Leopold as they recently enjoyed night out together here. Fans spotted them spending time together here for the second day in a row this week, reports dailymail.co.uk. The 20-year-old and the Austrian model were seen together grabbing...
  • Victoria Beckham likes no-makeup look December 19, 2014

    Los Angeles: Singer-designer Victoria Beckham, known for her style, says she prefers to have a simple no-makeup look. The 40-year-old wife of ace footballer David Beckham said for her a good day is when she is aT home in her comfortable clothes, reading her favourite book, reported Us magazine. "I...
  • How many children I'd like to have? 17, says Adam Levine December 13, 2014

    London: 'Maroon 5' frontman Adam Levine says he wants to have 17 babies with his Victoria Secret's model wife Behati Prinsloo. The 35-year-old singer, however, said he is not planning to have children any time soon, reported E! Online. "Yeah, we're gonna do it at some point in the not-so-distant-slash-undisclosed-slash-I-really-have-no-idea-big-question-mark future....
  • Jacqueline Fernandez: Working with Ranbir Kapoor, Arjun Rampal in 'Roy' was fantastic experience December 12, 2014

    Mumbai: Sri Lanlkan beauty Jacqueline Fernandez, who will be seen in a double role in her upcoming film 'Roy', says performing with actors like Ranbir Kapoor and Arjun Rampal made her experience tougher. "Working with two very powerful actors Ranbir Kapoor and Arjun Rampal in 'Roy' was fantastic experience for me....
  • Courtney Love huge fan of Victoria Beckham's designs December 6, 2014

    Los Angeles: Singer Courtney Love says she is a big fan of fashion designer Victoria Beckham's clothing line. Love, 50, has revealed she buys "literally everything" the 40-year-old has been designing lately and has praised the former Spice Girl after she won the Best Brand gong at the British Fashion Awards...
  • Victoria Beckham wins best Best Brand at the 2014 British Fashion Awards December 2, 2014

    London: Singer-turned-fashion designer Victoria Beckham and actress Emma Watson have been honoured for their excellent style sense at the 2014 British Fashion Awards. Victoria, who was escorted to the event on Monday by husband David Beckham just two days after he was involved in a car crash, was presented with the...
  • Ariana Grande blows kisses to fans at JFK Airport November 30, 2014

    New York: Singer Ariana Grande was spotted blowing kisses at her fans as she sashayed through the JFK Airport here. The 21-year-old star was spotted strolling through the airport on Friday in a white crop top as she made her way to perform for the Victoria's Secret show, reports mirror.co.uk. Grande completed...
  • WB government challenges HC order on BJP rally, may meet Chief Justice on Saturday November 28, 2014

    Kolkata: West Bengal government and the Kolkata Municipal Corporation may challenge the single bench order of Calcutta High Court which has impose conditions on the proposed BJP rally in Kolkata. The KMC and state fire department who were asked by the court to depute special officers to workout the statuary...
  • BJP adamant on holding Amit Shah Kolkata rally November 27, 2014

    Kolkata: Notwithstanding the Kolkata Municipal Corporation (KMC) and the fire department denying permissions, the BJP on Thursday said it will go ahead with the proposed on November 30 city rally of its national president Amit Shah. Claiming that West Bengal Chief Minister was "afraid" of rise of the party, Bharatiya Janata...
  • Kolkata: Amit Shah denied permission to hold rally November 27, 2014

    BJP has been denied permission to hold the rally at Victoria House, where the ruling Trinamool Congress usually organises its annual martyrs' day rally. The BJP state unit had moved the bench of Justice Debangshu Basak alleging discrimination by the city police. ...
  • Ariana Grande to perform at 2014 Victoria's Secret Fashion Show November 19, 2014

    London: Singer Ariana Grande was reportedly the 'natural choice' for the annual Victoria's Secret Fashion Show. The 21-year-old has reportedly been confirmed as a performer for the annual lingerie fashion show which will take place at the Earl's Court Exhibition Centre here Dec 2. She was the first choice of the organisers...
  • Injury ends Victoria Azarenka's season September 21, 2014

    Victoria Azarenka will miss rest of the tennis season as she tries to make a full recovery from injuries that plagued her year, the former world number one said on Sunday. The twotime grand slam champion withdrew from this week's Wuhan Open in China with a foot injury and later announced...
  • Angelique Kerber reaches quarterfinals at Pan Pacific Open September 17, 2014

    Tokyo: Ana Ivanovic stalled Victoria Azarenka's comeback from a foot injury with a 63, 64 win to make the Pan Pacific Open quarterfinals on Wednesday. In the match between the former major champions and No. 1s, Azarenka committed seven of her nine double faults in the first set and her serve...
  • Ekaterina Makarova beats Victoria Azarenka to reach US Open semis September 4, 2014

    New York: Ekaterina Makarova reached her first Grand Slam semifinal, beating Victoria Azarenka in straight sets Wednesday at the US Open. The 26yearold Russian won 64, 62 after losing her previous four major quarterfinals. "I'm feeling amazing," she said. "Finally I'm in a semifinal." The players were 16th and 17th in the seedings...
  • Azarenka beats Krunic to reach US Open quarterfinals September 2, 2014

    Trailing against a woman trying to become the first qualifier in the US Open quarterfinals since 1981, Victoria Azarenka needed every ounce of experience and skill to advance. Twice a major champion, and twice a runnerup at Flushing Meadows, Azarenka took four of the last five games Monday night to come...
  • Don Bradman memorabilia to be exhibited at Kolkata's Victoria Memorial August 13, 2014

    Kolkata: The first bat and other playing gear and memorabilia of Donald Bradman arguably the greatest batsman ever will be showcased at an exhibition at the iconic Victoria Memorial Hall here in 2015. The event, organised in collaboration with the Don Bradman Foundation, will exhibit items linked to the...
  • Victoria Azarenka out of Cincinnati event with knee injury August 12, 2014

    Mason: Defending champion Victoria Azarenka has withdrawn from the Western & Southern Open because of a right knee injury. The WTA says Azarenka withdrew after practicing on Tuesday. Azarenka was replaced in the draw by Mona Barthel. Azarenka injured her knee in her firstround win at Wimbledon and played in two tournaments...