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History beckons as Serena eyes calendar Grand Slam  Aug 31, 6:22 pm
Johannesburg, Aug 31 (ANI): World number one Serena Williams has brushed aside the pressure of completing a calendar-year Grand Slam, insisting that she is eager to compete for her fourth successive US Open title starting Monday on the New York hard-courts.
'Injured' Sharapova withdraws from US Open  Aug 31, 12:11 pm
London, Aug.31 (ANI): World number three Maria Sharapova has pulled out of the US Open due to a leg muscle strain.
US Open to begin from today   Aug 31, 11:06 am
New Delhi, Aug.31 (ANI): The US Open will begin at the Flushing Meadows in New York from today.
Niki Lauda says Hamilton 'unbeatable' on current form   Aug 30, 2:10 pm
London, Aug 30 (ANI): Formula One great Niki Lauda has described Lewis Hamilton as 'unbeatable', saying that the reigning world champion looks certain to lift his third title if he doesn't make mistakes in the next couple of races.
Mahagatbandhan: Lalu announces 5 seats for Samajwadi Party  Aug 29, 12:50 pm
Patna, Aug 29 (ANI): Rashtriya Janata Dal (RJD) chief and former Bihar chief minister Lalu Yadav on Saturday announced five seats for the Samajwadi Party (SP) in the grand alliance for the State Assembly polls.
'Congress-free' India will soon become a reality, says Jitendra Singh  Aug 27, 9:15 pm
Sambal, Aug. 27 (ANI): Minister of State in the Prime Minister's Office (PMO), Jitendra Singh, on Thursday responded to Congress vice president Rahul Gandhi's barrage on the Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP), saying that the nation's faith in the grand old party has diminished and that a 'Congress-free' India would soon be a reality.
Serena eyes to create history at US Open   Aug 27, 4:16 pm
Johannesburg, Aug. 27 (ANI): World number one Serena Williams has said that she would prefer to have the pressure of chasing history at the US Open, than of having the pressure of not winning the title.
'Congress responsible for pathetic state of affairs in J-K': PDP  Aug 27, 12:46 pm
Srinagar, Aug 27 (ANI): PDP's youth president Waheed-Ur-Rehman on Thursday said the Congress is responsible for the pathetic state of affairs in Jammu and Kashmir, adding that the grand old party must stop increasing the pain of the people.
'It's Congress' age old habit of not following rules', says PDP  Aug 27, 11:32 am
Srinagar, Aug 27 (ANI): PDP's youth president Waheed-Ur-Rehman Para on Thursday lashed out at the Congress for putting up posters illegally in Srinagar during Rahul Gandhi's visit to the state and said that it is an age old habit of the grand old party of not following the rules.
Mikhail keeping his grandparents against their wishes, claims neighbour  Aug 27, 10:56 am
Guwahati, Aug 27 (ANI): The neighbour of Sheena Bora's brother Mikhail on Thursday claimed that he has kept his maternal grandparents in his house against their wishes.
GTA V's Rockstar Editor comes to PS4, Xbox One next month  Aug 25, 2:57 pm
Washington D C, Aug. 25 (ANI): Rockstar has announced that it is rolling out the editor on both Xbox One and PS4 for their game Grand Theft Auto V.
Federer regains number two rank ahead of US Open   Aug 25, 2:16 pm
London, Aug.25 (ANI): Roger Federer has reclaimed number two spot in the rankings ahead of the US Open, which starts from Monday.
Hamilton cruises to Belgian GP victory  Aug 23, 8:31 pm
London, Aug 23 (ANI): Reigning Formula One world champion Lewis Hamilton extended his championship lead over team mate Nico Rosberg to 28 points after claiming a dominant victory at the Belgian Grand Prix on Sunday.
Hamilton beats Rosberg to gain pole position for Belgian GP  Aug 22, 8:12 pm
London, Aug 22 (ANI): Reigning Formula One world champion Lewis Hamilton secured his 10th pole position of the season by defeating team mate Nico Rosberg in qualifying for the Belgian Grand Prix on Saturday.
Hamilton tops Belgian GP final practice after edging past Rosberg  Aug 22, 4:49 pm
London, Aug 22 (ANI): Formula One world champion Lewis Hamilton edged past his team mate Nico Rosberg to emerge as the fastest driver in the final practice session of the Belgian Grand Prix on Saturday.
Serena Williams advances into Cincinnati semi-finals  Aug 22, 12:55 pm
London, Aug.22 (ANI): World number one Serena Williams defeated her opponent Ana Ivanovic of Serbia to advance to the Cincinnati Masters semifinals.
Nelson Mandela's grandson charged for allegedly raping 15-yr-old girl  Aug 19, 4:43 pm
Washington DC, Aug 19 (ANI): The former South African President Nelson Mandela's grandson Mbuso Mandela has been charged with allegedly raping a 15-year-old girl in a bathroom stall at a popular restaurant in the Johannesburg suburb of Greenside.
Aditya Thackeray refuses to suggest any actor to portray Bal Thackeray   Aug 19, 12:37 pm
Mumbai, Aug 19 (ANI): Shiv Sena leader Aditya Thackeray surely doesn't want to get into any controversy as he recently refused to suggest the name of any actor, who could play his grandfather Bal Thackeray's role in the upcoming biopic.
Sampras backs Federer to win 18th Grand Slam title at US Open   Aug 17, 3:48 pm
Johannesburg, Aug.17 (ANI): Former world number one Pete Sampras has backed Roger Federer to claim his 18th Grand Slam title at the US Open, which starts from August 31.
Morgan Freeman`s step-granddaughter stabbed to death in New York  Aug 17, 10:00 am
Washington DC, Aug. 17 (ANI): Morgan Freeman's step-granddaughter E'Dena Hines was found dead outside her New York City home on August 16.
Hindu temple in Abu Dhabi: PM Modi thanks UAE Govt, says it's a great step  Aug 16, 11:31 pm
Abu Dhabi (UAE), Aug. 16 (ANI): In a move that has been seen as a major breakthrough, the United Arab Emirates (UAE) Government has decided to allot land for building a temple in Abu Dhabi. Prime Minister Narendra Modi thanked the UAE government for their decision, saying it was a great step.
PM Modi interacts with Indian labourers at ICAD Residential City  Aug 16, 9:30 pm
Abu Dhabi (UAE), Aug. 16 (ANI): Prime Minister Narendra Modi who is on his maiden trip to the United Arab Emirates, interacted with Indian workers on Sunday at the ICAD Residential City here.
PM Modi takes selfie at Sheikh Zayed Grand Mosque, greets Indian multitude  Aug 16, 8:57 pm
Abu Dhabi (UAE), Aug. 16 (ANI): Prime Minister Narendra Modi, who is on his maiden trip to the United Arab Emirates, visited the Sheikh Zayed Grand Mosque where he was greeted by a multitude of Indians chanting "Modi Modi".
PM Modi visits Sheikh Zayed Grand Mosque  Aug 16, 8:09 pm
Abu Dhabi (UAE), Aug. 16 (ANI): The Ministry of External Affairs (MEA) on Sunday said Prime Minister Narendra Modi's two-day trip to the United Arab Emirates will provide a strong fillip in strengthening the long standing relationship between the two nations.
'Disappointed' RJD says seat-sharing announcement made in hurry  Aug 16, 5:04 pm
Patna, Aug. 16 (ANI): Asserting that the grand alliance announced the sharing of seats for the Bihar Assembly polls in a hurry, the Rashtriya Janata Dal (RJD) on Sunday said that it should have got more seats in its kitty since JD(U) leader Nitish Kumar was declared the chief ministerial candidate.