Adele's '21' named UK's best-seller of the decade

Adele's '21' named UK's best-seller of the decade

 British singer Adele's "21" is the biggest-selling album of the decade till date in the UK.

Jun 12, 2015, 09:35 AM IST
Venus Williams suffers first Dubai defeat in a decade

Venus Williams suffers first Dubai defeat in a decade

Venus Williams lost her title and an unbeaten record stretching back a decade when she subsided to a 6-4, 6-2 third round Dubai Open defeat against Lucie Safarova

Feb 18, 2015, 20:22 PM IST

Australia return to Zimbabwe for one-day tournament

Australia will return to Zimbabwe for the first time in a decade later this year to take part in a triangular one-day international tournament, Zimbabwe Cricket said on Thursday.

Apr 10, 2014, 21:57 PM IST

Anderson looking forward to another decade in cricket career

English cricketer James Anderson has admitted that he is looking forward to another ten years of cricket, as he believes that he can maintain form and fitness to an age when most fast bowlers have long given up.

Jun 05, 2013, 16:10 PM IST

Clint Eastwood wants to still be directing at age 105

Clint Eastwood, who is already 82 years old has said that he dreams of making films for two more decades.

Apr 28, 2013, 16:40 PM IST

Saddam Hussein`s ouster: Iraq a decade on

Iraq on Tuesday marks a decade since US-led forces took control of Baghdad, sealing the ouster of Saddam Hussein`s brutal regime.

Apr 09, 2013, 10:51 AM IST

`Dil Chahta Hai` screening to mark Farhan`s 10 years in Bollywood

After Bollywood star Aamir Khan, who celebrated 10 years of his production house recently, director-turned-actor Farhan Akhtar is all set to celebrate a decade of his directorial venture "Dil Chahta Hai".

Jun 28, 2011, 18:26 PM IST

66 killed in aircrashes in NE in a decade

At least 66 persons, including
ministers, legislators, senior government officials and pilots, have been killed in air crashes in the North East during the past one decade.

Apr 21, 2011, 22:52 PM IST

Govt does not know when the new decade began: Yechury

When did the new decade begin?
This question was posed before the government by CPI-M leader
Sitaram Yechury in the Rajya Sabha on Wednesday.

Feb 23, 2011, 18:52 PM IST

Madge is decade’s most talked-about celeb

Madonna has been named the decade’s most talked-about celebrity.

Dec 23, 2010, 16:50 PM IST

Hrithik completes a decade of married life

Hrithik, who marked the 10th anniversary of his marriage with Sussanne , has thanked his friends and fans for their love.

Dec 20, 2010, 18:58 PM IST

Lady Gaga`s ultimate album

Lady Gaga says her latest release will be album of the decade.

Dec 01, 2010, 17:20 PM IST

Lowest number of polio cases in Jan-June period in a decade

India has reported the lowest
number of polio cases in January-June period this year in a
decade apparently due to the Centre`s decision to introduce
the new Bivalent Oral Polio vaccine.

Jul 29, 2010, 00:58 AM IST

This was India`s decade: WSJ

Calling it `The Decade That Was India`s`, WSJ says this could be an Indian century.

Dec 30, 2009, 21:16 PM IST

A decade after IC 814 hijack, India is more prepared

Ten years after the hijacking of Indian Airlines flight IC 814, India remains vulnerable to such assaults but key protocols are in place to thwart such incidents, say security experts and strategists.

Dec 24, 2009, 13:26 PM IST

Top story of the decade: Rise of China

The rise of China is the top news story of the decade followed by the Iraq War, the 9/11 attacks and the death of Michael Jackson, according to an analysis by a group that studies word usage.

Dec 10, 2009, 14:17 PM IST

China`s rise as economic power most-read news of decade

The rise of China as an economic superpower was the most read news story of the past decade, surpassing the Iraq War and the 9/11 attacks.

Dec 09, 2009, 09:37 AM IST

2000-2009 likely warmest decade on record: UN

This decade is on track to become the warmest since records began in 1850, and 2009 could rank among the top-five warmest years, the UN weather agency reported Tuesday on the second day of a pivotal 192-nation climate conference.

Dec 08, 2009, 22:07 PM IST

Three decade old mystery of `planetary nebulae` solved

Astronomers have resolved a 30-year-old argument, ruling out a one-size-fits-all mechanism for shaping some of the most beautiful objects in space – the "planetary nebulae".

Sep 14, 2009, 10:03 AM IST

Colombians abducted 10 years back may be alive: Official

The Colombian Army has found proof that several hostages held by the FARC guerrilla group, including some kidnapped in 1998, are alive.

Sep 08, 2009, 12:03 PM IST