New Delhi: A celestial treat is in store for stargazers who can look forward to see fireworks in the form of meteor showers after midnight on Sunday.
The shooting stars will start at 12.30 am
New Delhi: A celestial Diwali is in store for star-gazers who can look forward to see fireworks in the sky in the form of meteor showers tomorrow night.
Around 10 to 15 meteors per hour are
New Delhi: Sky gazers may get a glimpse of shooting stars during Lyrids meteor shower tomorrow night.
"They can see javelin-shaped shooting stars whizzing past in the skies at an amazing
Zinedine Zidane’s career began in the backstreets of Marseilles where, at the age of 14, this son of Algerian immigrants was spotted by a talent scout and offered a place at the academy of AS
Tall and tough, the Sicilian-born Marco Materazzi was picked up by Perugia and then made a surprise move to Everton.
He later returned to Perugia and, as a penalty taker, scored an impressive
Midfield dynamo Andrea Pirlo has matured into one of AC Milan and Italy’s most important players.
Comfortable in either a defensive, controlling midfield role or in a more advanced position,
After graduating from the Roma youth set-up, De Rossi has gradually become a key midfield player for the club.
Strong, with good vision on the ball and a combative mentality, De Rossi won the
Berlin, July 07: German forward Lukas Podolski has
been named best young player at the world cup.
Cristiano Ronaldo of Portugal was runner-up, according
to FIFA. Other finalists were
As a tall defender, Grosso may lack some speed but he makes up for that by his strength and positioning.
The Palermo player used to be a midfielder but in Marcello Lippi’s Italy side he has
When Alessandro Del Piero joined Juventus from Padova, most football observers in Italy had heard of his precocious talent. His first season with the Turin giants saw him make his Serie A debut
After nine seasons on Italy’s footballing periphery, Luca Toni rocketed to the centre of attention with great goalscoring form.
Tall, with great control on the ball and excellent finishing skills
Versatile, dynamic and creative, Gianluca Zambrotta is certain of a role in Italy’s 2006 Fifa World Cup plans.
Since his move to Juventus, Zambrotta has matured into one of Europe’s finest
Miroslav Klose exploded onto the world stage as if from nowhere at the 2002 Fifa World Cup Korea/Japan. The rookie striker bagged a hat-trick as Germany ran out 8-0 winners over Saudi Arabia,
A lot has changed in Argentina in the past decade, from presidents and economic models to national team coaches. However, for the Albiceleste, there has been one constant throughout this period,
Born on 17 February 1982 in Rio de Janeiro, Adriano Leite Ribeiro began his career with Flamengo`s junior sides in 1999. His impressive physique and wonderful movement off the ball soon caught the
Only occasionally can the bare facts and figures of a player’s career convey the sheer talent that they possess. Ronaldo Luiz Nazario da Silva is quite simply one of the greatest strikers in the
In Patrick Vieira, the France team possesses a rare pearl, for he is one of few players capable of performing the two key functions of the defensive midfielder to perfection: breaking up
Francesco Totti made his Serie A debut on 28 March 1993 for Roma, his hometown club and the one he joined as a young boy. Few were left in any doubt as to the potential on show. Even at the age of
An impressive combination of power and elegance, Artem Milevskiy’s style is not unlike that of Sweden`s Zlatan Ibrahimovic.
Well built (1.90m) but pacy with it, this forward is, at 21, already a
It has been a long hard journey back for Serhiy Rebrov. One of Europe’s most highly-rated strikers while with Dynamo Kyiv in the late 90s, he gradually sank into anonymity after enduring one
Midfielder Gusev was instrumental in Ukraine’s run to the 2006 FIFA World Cup, having played in all but one of their qualifiers.
Made his debut for the national side aged just 20 in August 2003,
London, June 26: A raised eyebrow, quizzical look or a nod of the head are just a few of the facial expressions computers could soon be using to read people`s minds.
An "emotionally aware"
David Beckham is one of the world’s most recognised sportsmen. Years of success on the field at Manchester United combined with a high-profile lifestyle off it had ensured him a rare level of
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