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President congratulates Indian cricket team for winning Lord`s test match

President congratulates Indian cricket team for winning Lord`s test match

Last Updated: Thursday, July 24, 2014, 16:12

President Pranab Mukherjee has congratulated the Indian cricket team for their historic win in the Test Match against England at Lord`s.

Lance Armstrong plays golf `to kill boredom`

Lance Armstrong plays golf `to kill boredom`

Last Updated: Wednesday, July 09, 2014, 12:13

Lance Armstrong has revealed that he plays golf these days after his doping scandal surfaced in 2012.

Dutch Queen `divided` by Netherlands v Argentina World Cup clash

Dutch Queen `divided` by Netherlands v Argentina World Cup clash

Last Updated: Tuesday, July 08, 2014, 22:52

Dutch Queen Maxima will no doubt watch with mixed emotions as the Netherlands take on Argentina in Wednesday`s World Cup semi-final, her loyalty split between her birth and adopted countries.

Argentine movie halls screen national team`s matches

Argentine movie halls screen national team`s matches

Last Updated: Tuesday, July 08, 2014, 13:16

Over 100,000 people across Argentina have watched their national team compete in the 2014 World Cup at movie halls, which broadcast the games.

Troubled Italian star, Balotelli pictured smoking

Troubled Italian star, Balotelli pictured smoking

Last Updated: Monday, July 07, 2014, 13:21

Italian striker Mario Balotelli was made the scapegoat by the fans for Italy`s ouster from the FIFA World Cup in the group stages and there could be more trouble for the former Manchester City forward after he was pictured smoking while holidaying in Miami.

Brazilian voodoo priest to curse Germany

Brazilian voodoo priest to curse Germany

Last Updated: Monday, July 07, 2014, 11:51

Germany will have to contend with black magic as well Brazil`s Selecao in Tuesday`s World Cup semi-final as a voodoo priest plans to curse die Mannschaft.

Geri Halliwell set to marry F1 boss Christian Horner

Geri Halliwell set to marry F1 boss Christian Horner

Last Updated: Sunday, July 06, 2014, 15:16

Geri Halliwell is set to marry Formula 1 boss Christian Horner, it has been revealed.

`Sex sells` theory turns loser into winner

`Sex sells` theory turns loser into winner

Last Updated: Sunday, July 06, 2014, 15:08

Eugenie Bouchard has been defeated by Petra Kvitova in the Wimbledon final but she will be walking away with more sponsorship stake because "sex sells".

Djokovic`s coach Becker is a soccer fan!

Djokovic`s coach Becker is a soccer fan!

Last Updated: Sunday, July 06, 2014, 14:39

World No. 2 Novak Djokovic, who will face Roger Federer in the Wimbledon final, has revealed that his post-match debriefing with coach Boris Becker was cut short, because the German dashed off to watch his country`s FIFA World Cup quarterfinal.

Jessica Simpson marries ex-NFL Player Eric Johnson

Jessica Simpson marries ex-NFL Player Eric Johnson

Last Updated: Sunday, July 06, 2014, 10:51

Jessica Simpson got married to pro football player Eric Johnson at San Ysidro Ranch in Montecito, California, in front of 200 guests, including Simpson`s sister Ashlee Simpson, Jessica Alba and Donald Faison.

Chinese website sells `Suarez bite` bottle openers

Chinese website sells `Suarez bite` bottle openers

Last Updated: Saturday, July 05, 2014, 15:08

Chinese online stores are cheekily trying to cash in on Uruguay striker Luis Suarez`s notorious bite of an opponent at the World Cup by selling bottle openers with his image.

Are Tennis BFFs Bouchard, Robson nemesis now?

Are Tennis BFFs Bouchard, Robson nemesis now?

Last Updated: Saturday, July 05, 2014, 12:25

Wimbledon champion Eugeine Bouchard`s friendship with Laura Robson is reportedly in tatters after they both started training with Coach Nick Saviano.

Five English PL players figure on Twitter`s top 10 list

Five English PL players figure on Twitter`s top 10 list

Last Updated: Friday, July 04, 2014, 15:31

Five English Premier League Players figure in Twitter`s list of top 10 most followed players in the FIFA World Cup 2014.

Rooney`s hooker Helen Wood admits to using sex toy with punter on Big Brother

Rooney`s hooker Helen Wood admits to using sex toy with punter on Big Brother

Last Updated: Friday, July 04, 2014, 12:03

`Big Brother` star Helen Wood has revealed that she used a sex toy to perform an X-rated act with a punter.

`Who is Maria Sharapova` say angry Tendulkar fans

`Who is Maria Sharapova` say angry Tendulkar fans

Last Updated: Friday, July 04, 2014, 11:54

After Maria Sharapova stated that she doesn`t know who Sachin Tendulkar was post her Wimbledon match against Angelique Kerber, angry cricket fans took to Twitter, and started a new trend called "Who is Maria Sharapova".

Shakira, Santana to perform at World Cup final

Shakira, Santana to perform at World Cup final

Last Updated: Thursday, July 03, 2014, 10:53

Pop star Shakira will perform before the World Cup final in Rio de Janeiro on July 13, headlining a closing ceremony that includes guitar virtuoso Carlos Santana and rapper Wyclef Jean.

Rodriguez most searched player after Portugal`s surprise exit

Rodriguez most searched player after Portugal`s surprise exit

Last Updated: Wednesday, July 02, 2014, 18:08

As the 2014 FIFA World Cup approaches its business end, Colombian star James Rodriguez became the most searched player on the planet.