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Jenson Button is a 'wanted' F1 race driver Nov 1, 2:23 pm
Wellington, Nov 01 (ANI): British driver Jenson Button is reportedly a wanted Formula One driver even if McLaren has ultimately decided that they do not want to retain the 2009 world champion for next season.
Johannesburg, Nov 01 (ANI): Former Formula One world champion Lewis Hamilton has defended having '44', the number on his Mercedes car, tattooed behind his right ear, but has also admitted that his father Anthony is not too keen on the body art that also includes a big tattoo on his back.
Foundation laid for world's tallest statue in Gujarat Nov 1, 1:50 pm
Narmada (Gujarat), Nov. 1 (ANI): Gujarat Chief Minister Anandiben Patel on Friday laid the foundation of world's tallest statue "Statue of Unity" of freedom fighter and leader Sardar Vallabhbhai Patel near River Narmada marking his 139th birth anniversary
Telugu polymath to display Sanskrit-based poetical and oratorical skill at literary festival next week Nov 1, 1:38 pm
New Delhi, Nov.1 (ANI): National capital New Delhi is all set to host a unique, yet traditional kind of literary festival that will see one man taking on over 200 giants from the literary world in a fine arts poetic question and answer exchange.
Johannesburg, Nov 01 (ANI): Czech tennis ace Tomas Berdych beat South African's Kevin Anderson in the quarterfinals of the Paris Masters to secure his place at the season-ending World Tour Finals for the fifth straight year on Friday.
World's most high-tech cruise to have robo-arm serving cocktails Nov 1, 10:55 am
London, Nov 1 (ANI): A new cruise ship called Quantum of the Seas has been labeled as the most high-tech cruise ship yet, it has been revealed.
Thoubal (Manipur), Nov. 1 (ANI): Young Wushu Player Yumnam Sanathoi Devi who made India proud by winning a bronze medal at the recently held 17th Asian Games in South Korea, now targets to win gold medals at 2015 World Wushu Championship and Rio 2016 Olympics.
Federer says 'does not matter' if he's No. 1 this year or next post Paris Masters fallout Nov 1, 10:55 am
Johannesburg, Nov 01 (ANI): 17-time Grand Slam champion Roger Federer has said that it does not matter if he is number one at the end of this year or next after his hopes of knocking Novak Djokovic off the top of the ATP World rankings before the year end took a hit when he lost to Canadian Milos Raonic in the Paris Masters quarterfinals.
Djokovic ends Murray's winning streak with straight-sets win in Paris Masters quarters Nov 1, 10:13 am
London, Nov 01 (ANI): World number one Novak Djokovic ended Britain number one Andy Murray's winning streak by a straight-sets win in the quarterfinals of the Paris Masters.
Arogya Expo to set up 20 speciality clinics in New Delhi Oct 31, 9:11 pm
New Delhi, Oct. 31 (ANI): Arogya Expo will set up 20 speciality clinics across the national capital to provide free check-ups and medicines ahead of the sixth World Ayurveda Congress (WAC) here.
I almost gave up football for cricket, says Sir Geoff Hurst Oct 31, 4:49 pm
London, Oct 31 (ANI): Sir Geoff Hurst has revealed that he was on the verge of giving up his football career to become a cricketer.
Lucy Liu lands role in human smuggling drama 'Snakehead' Oct 31, 4:02 pm
Washington, Oct 31 (ANI): Lucy Liu will be starring in a New York-set drama about the international underworld of human smuggling 'Snakehead.'
Downtown Abbey sends 'stiff collar' sales soaring Oct 31, 3:50 pm
London, Oct 31 (ANI): The world's last remaining starched collar laundry has been now doing a booming trade in a British seaside town thanks to period TV dramas such as Downton Abbey.
New Delhi, Oct. 31 (ANI): President Pranab Mukherjee has congratulated Pankaj Advani on achieving his 12th world title in World Billiards Championship in Leeds.
Washington DC, Oct. 31 (ANI): U.S. Agency for International Development (USAID) administrator Rajiv Shah will undertake a two-day trip to India beginning on November 4 to attend the World Economic Forum (WEF) .
India, UK natural partners, says Defence Secretary Fallon Oct 31, 1:39 pm
New Delhi, Oct.31 (ANI): Visiting British Secretary of State for Defence, Michael Fallon MP, his Indian counterpart Arun Jaitley and Chief of Army Staff General Dalbir Singh attended a flagship event on Thursday evening to commemorate the centenary of the First World War (WW1) that saw the participation of over a million Indian volunteers.
Hamilton says losing F1 championship due to final-race double points system will 'suck' Oct 31, 1:26 pm
London, Oct 31(ANI): Mercedes driver Lewis Hamilton has said that it would suck if he lost the Formula One world championship as a result of the controversial final-race double points system this year.
Ryder says 'passion still there' to play for NZ in 2015 WC Oct 31, 12:31 pm
Wellington, Oct 31 (ANI): Big-hitting batsman Jesse Ryder has said that the passion is still there to play for New Zealand in the one-day format World Cup after he was named in the New Zealand A squad on Friday.
Astana/New Delhi, Oct.31 (ANI): Kazakhstan's President Nursultan Nazarbayev's efforts to promote Islamic finance and banking has been rewarded, with him receiving the Global Islamic Finance Award (GIFA) at the 10th World Islamic Economic Forum (WIEF) held in Dubai earlier this week.
Murray books place in Tour Finals post straight sets win over Dimitrov at Paris Masters Oct 31, 11:06 am
London, Oct 31 (ANI): Britain number one Andy Murray recorded a straight sets win over Wimbledon champion Grigor Dimitrov at the Paris Masters to book his place at the ATP World Tour Finals.
Washington, Oct 30 (ANI): Singapore has been ranked the best country to do business for a ninth consecutive year, according to an annual survey by the World Bank.
Ryder inches closer to NZ national squad return Oct 30, 1:49 pm
Wellington, Oct 30 (ANI): Big-hitting batsman Jesse Ryder is reportedly set to be named in a New Zealand Cricket (NZC) team release on Friday, for the first time since January.
World Bank report: CII says India's performance has improved despite drop in ranking Oct 30, 12:52 pm
New Delhi, Oct 30 (ANI): Commenting on the latest World Bank Report on the "Ease of Doing Business", CII Director General, Chandrajit Banerjee, said on Thursday that in spite of a drop in ranking, India's performance has improved over the last year.
Wozniacki 'nervous' to run NY City Marathon but excited as well Oct 30, 12:52 pm
New York, Oct 30 (ANI): Former world number one Caroline Wozniacki, who had vowed to run Sunday's New York City Marathon, a few weeks after being dumped by fiance Rory McIlroy, has admitted that she is nervous, but is also excited for the long run.
British Defence Secretary pays homage to Indian WW1 veterans Oct 30, 11:48 am
New Delhi, Oct. 30 (ANI): British Defence Secretary M. Fallon on Thursday laid a wreath at the war memorial at India Gate to commemorate India's contribution during World War I.
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