18 Apr 2014
Washington: Anand Mahindra, Ellen Lord and Banmali Agrawal were on Friday appointed as board members of the US India Business Council (USIBC).
18 Apr 2014
Varanasi: AAP leader Arvind Kejriwal, who is fighting against Narendra Modi in Lok Sabha polls, on Thursday, faced a fresh round of attacks through posters, which wished for his ‘speedy recovery’ along with prayers to give him a ‘sound mind’.
26 Mar 2014
Khanty Mansiysk (Russia): Former World champion Viswanathan Anand remained on course for a rematch with Magnus Carlsen of Norway after securing an easy draw against Shakhriyar Mamedyarov of Azerbaijan in the 10th round of the Candidates Chess tournament here.
27 Mar 2014
Khanty Mansiysk (Russia): Five-time world champion Viswanathan Anand inched closer to clinching the Candidates Chess tournament title after settling for an easy draw as black against Vladimir Kramnik of Russia in the 11th round here.
16 Apr 2014
New Delhi: Five-time winner Viswanathan Anand feels he had become too "reliant" on computers last year and losing the World Championship was an extremely "testing" period for him but the Candidates win was like "oxygen" as it earned him the right to play a rematch against Magnus Carlsen.
13 Mar 2014
New Delhi: Five-time world champion Viswanathan Anand will compete against top seed Levon Aronian of Armenia in the first round of the Candidates Chess tournament that starts in Khanty-Mansiysk, Russia, today.
15 Apr 2014
Mumbai: Actor Hrithik Roshan, who underwent brain surgery last year, is again suffering from "shin splints".
14 Apr 2014
New Delhi: Satyajit Ray had first thought of adapting RK Narayan's ‘Guide’ into a film with Waheeda Rehman in the lead but destiny had other ideas as Vijay Anand went on to make the movie, considered to be among the classics, says a new book on the veteran actress.
31 Dec 2013
New Delhi: Cricket icon Sachin Tendulkar's teary-eyed farewell to the game left the nation overwhelmed, while chess wizard Viswanathan Anand broke many a heart by surrendering the world title on home turf even as the brazen chicanery of administrators embarrassed the country in more ways than one in a roller-coaster year for Indian sports.
23 Nov 2013
Chennai: Newly-crowned world champion Magnus Carlen said that five-time title holder Vishwanathan Anand crumbled under pressure in the World Chess Championship match here.