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  • John Lennon's artworks to be auctioned in NYC 24-03-2014 02:14 PM

    New York: A collection of John Lennon's drawings and manuscripts is going up for auction. The "You Might Well Arsk" sale of the late Beatles singer's material is scheduled to take place June 4 in New York, Sotheby's said. The items are being put up for sale by Tom Maschler,...
  • Sania Mirza-Cara Black lose BNP Paribas final 16-03-2014 12:37 PM

    Indian Wells: India's Sania Mirza and her Zimbabwean partner Cara Black went down to top seeds Hsieh Su-Wei of Taiwan and Peng Shuai of China in the women's doubles final of the BNP Paribas Open tennis here. Hseih and Peng maintained their perfect record in the finals, improving to an...
  • Novak Djokovic, Roger Federer to meet for Indian Wells title 16-03-2014 08:34 AM

    Indian Wells: Novak Djokovic beat John Isner 7-5, 6-7 (2), 6-1 on Saturday to reach the final of the BNP Paribas Open, where he'll resume his longtime rivalry with Roger Federer. "It's always tense. It's always emotional. It's always close," Djokovic said of the looming match up. "I look forward...
  • Pennetta to face Radwanska in Indian Wells final 15-03-2014 03:35 PM

    Italian veteran Flavia Pennetta upset China's Australian Open champion Li Na on Friday to join Poland's Agnieszka Radwanska in the women's final of the BNP Paribas Open at Indian Wells. The 32-year-old Pennetta qualified for the biggest singles final of her career after a 7-6(5) 6-3 drubbing of an out-of-sorts...
  • Novak Djokovic, Isner ease into Indian Wells semis 15-03-2014 08:34 AM

    Paris: Serbia's Novak Djokovic and American John Isner cruised into the last four of the BNP Paribas Open at Indian Wells on Friday with straight-sets wins in the quarter-finals. Djokovic hardly raised a sweat in the Californian desert as he eased to a 6-1 6-3 victory over Frenchman Julien Benneteau,...
  • Facebook can create an epidemic of wellbeing 13-03-2014 12:27 PM

    You may be worried about airborne virus that can bring cold or flu but what about emotional contagion spreading fast via online social networks? According to a new research, Facebook feelings are contagious. Positive posts beget positive posts and negative posts beget negative ones - with the positive posts being...
  • Novak Djokovic eases into fourth round at Indian Wells 12-03-2014 08:45 AM

    Normal service resumed at the BNP Paribas Open in Indian Wells on Tuesday when Novak Djokovic safely booked his place in the fourth round. The Serbian had a little hiccup when he dropped the second set of his match with Colombia's Alejandro Gonzalez but was otherwise untroubled in winning 6-1,...
  • Rafael Nadal, Maria Sharapova beaten at Indian Wells 11-03-2014 08:33 AM

    Rafa Nadal and Maria Sharapova were both knocked out of the BNP Paribas Open at Indian Wells on Monday after stunning upsets at one of the world's biggest tournaments outside the four grand slams. Nadal was sent packing by Ukraine's Alexandr Dolgopolov 6-3 3-6 7-6 (7-5) after Sharapova fell to...
  • Murray, Federer advance in Indian Wells after tough tests 11-03-2014 08:30 AM

    Britain's Andy Murray was forced to dig deep before beating rising Czech star Jiri Vesely in the third round of the BNP Paribas Open at Indian Wells on Monday. The Wimbledon champion won 6-7 (2-7) 6-4 6-4 but only after clawing back from the brink of defeat against the 20-year-old...
  • Leander Paes, Radek Stepanek in Indian Wells pre-quarterfinals 10-03-2014 04:45 PM

    Indian Wells: Fourth seeds Leander Paes and Radek Stepanek fought their way into the pre-quarterfinals of the ATP Indian Wells Masters tournament after a tough first round win over unseeded Jerzy Janowicz and Philipp Kohlschreiber. The Indo-Czech pair needed a Super Tie Breaker to beat the Polish-German team 7-6(6) 3-6...
  • Fourth-seeded Tomas Berdych falls in Indian Wells 10-03-2014 08:50 AM

    Indian Wells: Spain's Roberto Bautista Agut knocked out Tomas Berdych on Sunday in the second round of the BNP Paribas Open, beating the fourth-seeded Czech player 4-6, 6-2, 6-4. Berdych had won 11 matches in a row in February and is 16-4 this year. "He really handled the tough situation...
  • Sania Mirza-Cara Black in quarter-finals of WTA Indian Wells 09-03-2014 06:23 PM

    Indian Wells: Fifth seeds Sania Mirza and Cara Black reached the quarter-finals of the WTA Paribas Open following a straight sets victory over Raquel Kops-Jones and Abigail Spears. The Indo-Zimbabwean pair beat the unseeded American combo 6-3, 6-4 in one hour and 12 minutes in the second round of the...
  • Federer, Murray advance, Nadal survives scare at Indian Wells 09-03-2014 08:24 AM

    Indian Wells: Top seed Rafa Nadal survived a scare from Radek Stepanek before winning his BNP Paribas Open second round match in three tight sets at Indian Wells on Saturday. The Spaniard, in his first match as defending champion, was stretched to the limit before prevailing 2-6 6-4 7-5 in...
  • 'August Osage County' review: It is a satisfying rich brew of drama 08-03-2014 05:17 PM

    Cast: Meryl Streep, Julia Roberts, Ewan McGregor, Chris Cooper, Sam Shepard, Benedict Cumberbatch, Juliette Lewis, Abigail Breslin, Margo Martindale, Chris Cooper, Dermot Mulroney and Julianne Nicholson Director: John Wells Rating: 3.5 out of 5 Shame and scandals within the family have always been excellent ingredients for a robust film, and...
  • Federer-Wawrinka beat Bopanna-Qureshi in first round at Indian Wells 08-03-2014 11:22 AM

    Indian Wells: Now that the magnitude of his Australian Open triumph has sunk in, Switzerland's Stanislas Wawrinka is aiming to build on his first Grand Slam triumph. The unassuming Swiss, playing his first tournament since he beat Rafael Nadal in the final at Melbourne in January, is the third seed...
  • Protests outside AAP office with 'Get Well Soon' messages 06-03-2014 11:42 PM

    New Delhi: A day after AAP and BJP supporters clashed, a group of about 50 people staged a silent dharna outside AAP's office with placards of "Get Well Soon" and roses and were offered tea in return. The protesters, who also pasted "Get Well Soon" messages on their shirts, waved...
  • Somdev Devvarman ousted from Indian Wells masters qualifiers 05-03-2014 07:12 PM

    Indian Wells: Somdev Devvarman has crashed out of the Indian Wells ATP Masters as the top seeded Indian suffered a first round defeat at the hands of Spaniard Daniel Munoz-de La Nava. Ranked 78th, Somdev lost his first round contest 2-6, 7-5, 3-6 to a player, who is ranked as...
  • 'The Avenger: This Time It's War is a well paced read' is well paced 17-02-2014 05:04 PM

    The second book by Juggi Bhasin also deals with the concept of terrorism, and the writer's journalism history has helped him to meticulously carve out the details of a book in which he mingles facts which he has seen and covered as a journalist, with the touch of fiction which...
  • Serena Williams pulls out of Indian Wells and Qatar Open 08-02-2014 07:26 AM

    Top-ranked Serena Williams withdrew Friday from the Qatar Open and the Indian Wells event because of a back injury sustained last month in the Australian Open. The Qatar Open begins Monday in Doha, and the BNP Paribas Open is March 3-16 in Indian Wells, Calif. In a statement released by...
  • Indian hockey has a lot of depth: Aussie coach 14-12-2013 07:17 PM

    New Delhi: Triple Olympic medallist Matthew Wells of Australia sees a lot of depth in Indian hockey and believes the eight-time Olympic champions will soon be competing against the best. Wells, who was part of the Australian hockey team that won the 2004 Athens Olympics gold medal, feels that Indian...
  • New study explains feel-good movie syndrome 23-09-2013 04:21 PM

    Ever wondered why a movie might leave you with a little spring in your step afterwards? Inspiring stories of people beating the odds could boost confidence in audiences, a new study has found. Despite the wealth of emotionally evocative content that the entertainment industry produces, relatively little scientific attention has...
  • Chinese woman survives 15 days after falling down in a well 17-09-2013 06:04 PM

    Beijing: A woman has been found 15 days after she fell into a well in central China's Henan province, local authorities said Tuesday. Su Qixiu, 38, was found at the bottom of an abandoned well at Zhongfeng village in Xiayi county aound 4 p.m. Monday, Xinhua reported, citing the county's...
  • Sneak peek: Zac Efron, Tom Welling in 'Parksland' 23-08-2013 03:53 PM

    Directed by Peter Landesman, 'Parksland' stars Zac Efron, Tom Welling and James Badge Dale in the lead roles. ...
  • Woman accuses husband of throwing her four kids into well 02-07-2013 02:52 AM

    Vadodara: In her dying declaration made before the police, a woman alleged that her husband Kishan Rathwa threw her and their four kids including a son and three daughters, into a well at Moti Zer village in Chhota Udaipur taluka on June 28. All four kids are dead and she...
  • Mandela battles for life as well-wishers pray for recovery 30-06-2013 06:39 PM

    Pretoria: Anti-apartheid hero Nelson Mandela's condition remains "critical but stable" on the 23rd day of his hospitalisation for a recurring lung ailment, even as a stream of people continued to flock the hospital in Pretoria to pray for the recovery of the 94-year-old former president. Well-wishers were singing and saying...
  • Rookie Derek Ernst wins Quail Hollow in a playoff 06-05-2013 08:19 AM

    Charlotte: One phone call changed his plans. One shot changed a whole lot more for Derek Ernst. Six days after Ernst received a call that he was in the Wells Fargo Championship as the fourth alternate, the 22-year-old rookie found himself one shot out of the lead and 192 yards...
  • Mickelson and Watney share Quail Hollow lead 05-05-2013 10:20 AM

    Phil Mickelson and Nick Watney survived some late-round misadventures to emerge from Saturday's third round tied for the lead in the Wells Fargo Championship at Quail Hollow in Charlotte, North Carolina. Mickelson topped the leaderboard for most of the day and Watney took his turn alone in first place during...
  • Rory McIlroy among seven tied for Wells Fargo lead 03-05-2013 09:05 AM

    Charlotte: World number two Rory McIlroy, back at the scene of his first PGA Tour win, fired a five-under 67 at Quail Hollow on Thursday for a seven-way share of the first-round lead in the Wells Fargo Championship in Charlotte, North Carolina. The Northern Irishman was joined atop the leaderboard...
  • Vijay Singh withdraws from Wells Fargo, day after exonerated 02-05-2013 09:11 AM

    Charlotte: Vijay Singh withdrew from the Wells Fargo Championship because of a sore back Wednesday, one day after the PGA Tour said it would not punish the Fijian for his admission that he used deer antler spray. The tour said on Tuesday the World Anti-Doping Agency informed it that the...