31 Mar 2013
The much sought H-1B work visas could be decided through lottery this year, industry experts and officials feel, based on initial feedback from companies, as the US starts accepting applications from Monday.
04 Mar 2015
London: Tim Sherwood said his first victory as Aston Villa manager was better than a lottery win after his side escaped the relegation zone by beating West Bromwich Albion 2-1 in the Premier League on Tuesday.
06 Nov 2014
Sao Paulo: Lewis Hamilton expects another fierce challenge from Mercedes team-mate Nico Rosberg when the pair resume hostilities at the Brazilian Grand Prix with the season-ending Abu Dhabi double points lottery looming.
28 Oct 2014
Washington: A man from Massachusetts has beaten one in 9.7 trillion odds to win the same lottery twice. Kenneth J Stokes from Norwood is a lottery season ticket holder, which automatically enters him into every drawing of a certain lottery with specific, pre-set numbers of his choosing.
16 Dec 2014
New Delhi: The DDA would refund the deposited money of unsuccessful applicants in its 'Housing Scheme 2014' by December 24, the urban body said.
21 Feb 2014
Milpitas: The lone winning ticket for the USD 425 million Powerball jackpot was sold at a convenience store in Northern California, but there was no immediate word on who may have won one of the largest lottery jackpots in US history.
10 Jun 2014
London: The 2014 World Cup's imminent start brings with it the looming prospect of penalty shootouts, but Chelsea manager Jose Mourinho believes that there is no point in preparing for them.
03 Sep 2014
Washington: A lottery system would decide the participants who would get to attend the public reception of Prime Minister Narendra Modi on September 28 at the prestigious Madison Square Garden in New York City, organizers of the event have said.
27 Jan 2014
London: A 63-year-old German woman, who won a 3, 30,000 pounds lottery, tore the cash into pieces and flushed it down the toilet after getting drunk.
02 Jan 2014
Thiruvananthapuram: The Kerala government has decided to launch a weekly lottery to mobilise funds for providing financial support for wedding of girls from poor families.