Carice van Houten joins Jesse Owens biopic
Carice van Houten joins Jesse Owens biopic

'Game of Thrones' star Carice van Houten has been cast in the upcoming Jesse Owens biopic 'Race'.

Race, ethnicity linked with heart disease risk

A man's likelihood of accumulating fat around his heart might be better determined if doctors were to consider his race and ethnicity as well as where on his body the excess fat is deposited, new research shows.

Bolt to race for Jamaica in Glasgow Commonwealth Games

Star runner and six-time Olympic champion Usain Bolt has been reportedly selected for Jamaica for the Commonwealth Games in Glasgow.

Australia delivers historic Derby win for O`Brien

Aidan O`Brien became the first trainer to win three successive Epsom Derby`s on Saturday as favourite Australia prevailed in a thrilling race.

Planned changes to Australian race law spark bigotry fears

Ethnic minorities warned today that changes to an Australian law banning racial slights could give licence to bigotry and stir tensions, as community consultation on the proposal closed.

Webber finishes third in Silverstone debut

Australian ex-Formula One driver Mark Webber finished third in his world endurance championship debut on Sunday in a rain-shortened 6 Hours of Silverstone race.

MH370 tragedy casts pall over Malaysian GP

Malaysia will host the most sombre race in its 15-year Formula One history this weekend as the mystifying MH370 plane tragedy overshadows an incident-packed start to the season.

John Boyega to star in Jesse Owen biopic

John Boyega, known for her work in “Attack The Block”, will be seen as American athlete Jesse Owen in forthcoming biopic “Race”.

Abbas-Mustan`s next a romantic

Director duo Abbas-Mustan are ready to dabble with the romantic genre.

Button calls on team-mate Perez to score more for McLaren

McLaren driver Jenson Button has asked his team-mate Sergio Perez to increase his consistency levels and begin delivering much-needed points for this season`s Formula One races.

Ali, Mushtafa win Himalayan Drive

S.K. Ajgar Ali (driver) and M.K. Mohammed Mushtafa (navigator) won the JK Tyre Himalayan Drive TSD (Time-Speed-Distance) Rally that concluded at Siliguri.

‘Race 2’: Abbas-Mustan's flick grosses 51 crores in first weekend!

Abbas-Mustan, the director duo best known for suspense thrillers, saw their latest brainchild – ‘Race 2’ – hit the theatres January 25, 2013.

`Race 2` collects Rs.15.12 crore on opening day

Director duo Abbas-Mustan`s action thriller `Race 2` minted Rs.15.12 crore at the box office on its opening day Friday.

John Abraham eager to participate in a real race

Actor-producer John Abraham harbours two high-speed dreams - he wants to participate in a car rally and a bike race.

`Race 2` to release in over 50 countries

Abbas-Mustan`s action-thriller ‘Race 2’ is set to release in more than 50 countries.

Bipasha Basu: Audience support helps actors stay longer

Actress Bipasha Basu doesn`t fear being sidelined by the popularity of newcomers because she believes it`s the audience who decides the longivity of an actor.

Tight race in Iowa kicks off 2012 campaign

Iowa Republicans cast the first votes of the 2012 White House campaign Tuesday, with Mitt Romney, Rick Santorum and Ron Paul in a high-stakes battle.

Now, iris scan help predict race, gender

A new system has been developed that can pick out similarities between irises instead of the differences.

Santorum in White House race; `In it to win`

Santorum accused President Barack Obama of having a weak foreign policy.

Justin Timberlake’s sponsored race car wins Indy 500

Justin Timberlake just got another reason to celebrate America`s Memorial Day weekend, when his sponsored race car won the Indianapolis 500.