Biopics challenge me as a filmmaker: Ketan Mehta
Biopics challenge me as a filmmaker: Ketan Mehta

 Ketan Mehta has a knack for directing biopics as the director finds it fascinating and challenging to explore real stories.

Boman Irani takes odour challenge
Boman Irani takes odour challenge

 Actor Boman Irani with his wife Zenobia on Tuesday took up the Glass House Challenge to fight off the Indian household odours at an event here.

Gwyneth Paltrow accepts New York food bank challenge, vows to survive on $29 a week
Gwyneth Paltrow accepts New York food bank challenge, vows to survive on $29 a week

 Gwyneth Paltrow has accepted the 'New York food bank challenge,' in which she will try to survive on 29 dollars worth food for a week.

Singapore's rising mercury a challenge for Lydia Ko's hot streak
Singapore's rising mercury a challenge for Lydia Ko's hot streak

Singapore`s steamy temperatures will be no less a challenge than the star-studded field at the HSBC Women`s Champions for teenaged world number one Lydia Ko`s bid for her third successive title.

Playing onscreen mother was a challenge: Pallavi Subhash
Playing onscreen mother was a challenge: Pallavi Subhash

Model-actress Pallavi Subhash says donning the role of a mother in upcoming historical show 'Chakravartin Ashoka Samrat' was not an easy call for her.

Challenge now to negotiate plant price with US: Srinivasan

Senior nuclear scientist M R Srinivasan, welcoming the agreement reached between India and the US in the nuclear power field Sunday, said the challenge now is on discussions on the cost of the plants to be imported from the US.

Sepp Blatter welcomes Prince Ali challenge for FIFA presidency
Sepp Blatter welcomes Prince Ali challenge for FIFA presidency

Sepp Blatter has welcomed Prince Ali Bin Al-Hussein`s decision to challenge him for the FIFA presidency in May, the incumbent said in a newspaper interview on Thursday.

Arsenal will win English league within three years: Arsene Wenger
Arsenal will win English league within three years: Arsene Wenger

Arsene Wenger insists Arsenal are ready to challenge for the title and believes they will be crowned English Premier League (EPL) champions within three years.

Chad le Clos confident of beating Michael Phelps again in Rio Olympics
Chad le Clos confident of beating Michael Phelps again in Rio Olympics

Chad le Clos, one of the few men to have beaten Michael Phelps at the Olympics, has thrown down the challenge to his old rival, urging him to get back into training so they can have a rematch at Rio in 2016.

Greg Dyke calls for FIFA presidential challenge against Sepp Blatter
Greg Dyke calls for FIFA presidential challenge against Sepp Blatter

Football Association chairman Greg Dyke believes a second candidate should challenge Sepp Blatter for the FIFA presidency when he stands for re-election in June next year.

Indian women's team gearing up for World Hockey League
Indian women's team gearing up for World Hockey League

The Indian women's hockey team has started preparing for the World Hockey League Round 2 with a camp at the Sports Authority of India Centre, Bhopal.

Expect Chelsea fight for first-choice keeper spot: Jose Mourinho

Petr Cech is ready to take up the challenge of competing with Thibaut Courtois for the position of Chelsea`s number one goalkeeper, manager Jose Mourinho said on Thursday.

Improving Pak`s faltering batting will be challenging, says new coach Grant Flower

Improving Pakistan`s faltering hitters would be a challenge, says new batting coach Grant Flower, who assumed his role on Friday.

Business group fights Uruguay`s marijuana rules

A business group in Uruguay, the first country to legalize the production and sale of marijuana, is challenging a decree barring employers from punishing employees who come to work high.

Hamilton wants Red Bull and Ferrari to challenge him at Monaco Grand Prix

Having dominated five Formula One races this season, the Mercedes team and former champion Lewis Hamilton are hoping that rivals Red Bull and Ferrari give him a stiff challenged at this weekend`s Monaco Grand Prix.

Delhi Lt-Governor`s revival of officials` public meet faces hiccups

Lt-Governor Najeeb Jung`s attempt to revive the culture of public hearing by Delhi government officials faced hiccups today as a section of officers remained absent to hear citizens grievances for redressal.

Viswanathan Anand in command, likely to challenge Carlsen Magnus in next World Championship

Written off by critics and experts, five-time world champion Viswanathan Anand has come back with a big bang and is the most likely contender to challenge Magnus Carlsen of Norway in the next world championship match to be held later this year.

For Boston Marathon, finding lodgings could be the hard part

Training for the Boston Marathon may be grueling, but finding a place to stay during the event is also proving a challenge for participants and supporters this year.

Dominant Nordqvist records pillar-to-post Thai win

Anna Nordqvist completed a two shot pillar-to-post win at the $1.5 million Honda LPGA Thailand tournament, holding off a dramatic late challenge from world number one Park In-Bee.

Piers Morgan barely survives `lively` pace attack from `foe` Lee despite `arrogant` claims

British journalist and talk-show host Piers Morgan has reportedly `just about` survived a lively pace attack from Australian legend Brett Lee in the nets at the MCG after arrogantly claiming that he can `ruin a great Australian career and legend`.