30 Jun 2014
New Delhi: With several records expected to be tumbled over the course of the month-long FIFA World Cup extravaganza, yet another record was created on Saturday as the pulsating Round of 16 clash between South American powerhouses Chile and Brazil became the most tweeted sporting event ever, social networking website Twitter revealed.
01 May 2014
Glasgow: The Indian women's hockey team dismally lost their Champions Challenge 1 final Pool A match 0-5 to Belgium, who ended up scoring three points in Glasgow.
20 May 2014
New Delhi: The Badminton World Federation (BWF) is all set to discuss alternative options to the current scoring system at its annual member's forum here on Friday on the sidelines of the ongoing Thomas and Uber Cup Finals.
20 Jun 2014
Jakarta: Ace shuttler Saina Nehwal cruised into the women's singles quarterfinals of the USD 750,000 Indonesia Open Super Series even as India's challenge ended in the women's doubles event with the ouster of Jwala Gutta and Ashwini Ponnappa on Thursday.
28 Jun 2014
Sydney: Ace Indian shuttler Saina Nehwal stands just a win away from clinching her second title of the year after she stunned world number two and top seed Chinese Shixian Wang in a gruelling three-game semifinal contest of the USD 750,000 Star Australian Super Series in Sydney on Sarurday.
18 Jun 2014
Jakarta: Three-time champion Saina Nehwal started her campaign on a positive note with a straight-game demolition of Thailand's Porntip Buranaprasertsuk but it was early exit for P V Sindhu, K Srikanth and P Kashyap in the USD 750,000 BCA Indonesia Superseries Premier on Wednesday.
14 Jun 2014
Mumbai: Shraddha Kapoor is so much influenced by her character in 'Ek Villain' that the actress is being seen sunk in her characters even during the promotional events of the movie.
25 Jul 2014
New Delhi: With an aim to increase India's medal tally in 2016 and 2020 Olympics, the Sports Ministry has decided to start a "Target Mission Olympic Podium Scheme" and an elite athletes identification committee, which will include sporting greats Rahul Dravid and Abhinav Bindra among others.
05 Jun 2014
San Francisco: Amazon.com Inc revived speculation about its next major product on Wednesday, using a mysterious YouTube video and website post to tease a June 18 "launch event" in Seattle to be hosted by CEO Jeff Bezos.
12 Jun 2014
Tokyo: Young Tanvi Lad put up a brilliant show to stun higher-ranked Kirsty Gilmour of Scotland on a mixed opening day for India during which top shuttlers K Srikanth and Parupalli Kashyap bowed out of men's singles in the USD 250,000 Japan Open Super Series.