Paes, Jelena in second round

Tuesday, 04 Jun 2013 | PTI | Paris

Leander Paes kept the Indian challenge alive in the mixed doubles event of the French Open by moving to the second round along with partner Jelena Jankovic. The unseeded Indo-Serbian pair registered a 7-5, 6-3 win over Galina Voskoboeva and Daniele Bracciali in one hour and 16 minutes. Paes is now only...

Mourinho returns to Chelsea

Tuesday, 04 Jun 2013 | AP | LONDON

Jose Mourinho’s return to Chelsea became official on Monday when he was hired as the London club’s new manager, six years after his acrimonious departure. Chelsea confirmed Monday that the 50-year-old Mourinho was hired on a four-year contract after completing a three-year stint at Real Madrid, where his final season ended...

Brazil, England in thrilling draw

Tuesday, 04 Jun 2013 | AP | RIO DE JANEIRO

Paulinho equalized late on with a volley for Brazil to draw 2-2 with England on Sunday and prevent the 2014 World Cup hosts from losing their opening match at the revamped Maracana stadium. After Fred put Brazil ahead in the 57th minute in Rio de Janeiro, Wayne Rooney teed up Alex...

Pistorius to return to court

Tuesday, 04 Jun 2013 | AP | JOHANNESBURG

Oscar Pistorius will be back in the glare of public scrutiny for the first time in months when he appears at a court hearing Tuesday ahead of his murder trial, the next chapter of a sensational case that transformed the double-amputee Olympian from a smiling global inspiration to a sobbing...


Tuesday, 04 Jun 2013 | Pioneer

Sutirtha wins Slovak Open New Delhi: Promising paddler Sutirtha Mukherjee beat compatriot Manika Batra to win the girls’ singles title at the Slovak Junior Open in Senec, Slovakia as India rounded off its best-ever show in an international event by bagging four gold and two silver medals. For India, a gold...

Of Barca 100 & some farewells

Monday, 03 Jun 2013 | AP | BARCELONA

LA LIGA season ends with record, bye-bye to Mourinho, Abidal Barcelona polished off its Spanish league title by equaling the record of 100 points with a 4-1 win over Malaga on Saturday, the final day of the season that featured several farewells led by Real Madrid coach Jose Mourinho. A drama-filled late...

A foot in the mouth campaign

Monday, 03 Jun 2013 | Kumar Chellappan | Chennai

Dr Narottam Puri, the ace cricket commentator, will never forget the final of the 1983 world cup cricket final played on June 25, 1983 between India and West Indies. It is not because of India's victory over the powerful Windies that this doctor-turned-commentator will remember this game. He will never forget...

Guptill's 189 wins series for New Zealand over England

Monday, 03 Jun 2013 | Agencies | SOUTHAMPTON

New Zealand beat England by 86 runs to clinch the one-day series after setting the hosts a huge total to chase in the second international on Sunday. Kiwi opener Martin Guptill destroyed England's bowling attack once again with an undefeated 189 as New Zealand won the toss and smashed 359-3 off...


Monday, 03 Jun 2013 | Pioneer

Abhijeet Gupta held to a draw Albena (Bulgaria): Former world junior champion Abhijeet Gupta misplayed a better position and was held to a draw by Pavel Janev of Bulgaria in the first round of rand Europe Albena Chess tournament here. It turned out to be a rather sedate start for Abhijeet...

Authoritative Serena in last 8

Monday, 03 Jun 2013 | AFP | Paris

Has dropped just 10 games on her way to quarters clash against Kuznetsova When Serena Williams had won the final point Sunday, she paused behind the baseline to urge herself on with one last fist pump.“Come on!” she shouted, as if her work wasn’t done - which it isn’t. Williams earned a...



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DU admissions to continue till June 28; 2nd cut-off list on July 1

25 Jun 2017 | Shipra Parashar/ Srishti Garg | New Delhi

With Delhi University declaring its first cut-off list on Friday, SGTB Khalsa college came out with the highest 99.66 per cent for BSc (Hons) Electronics...

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Max Hospital initiates regimented protocol of ‘Fast Track Bypass surgeries’

25 Jun 2017 | PNS | Dehradun

A regimented protocol of ‘Fast Track Bypass surgeries’ in which a patient can get discharged in three days has been initiated by the Max hospital here. Addressing media persons Senior Consultant Cardiovascular and Thoracic Surgery (CTVS), Dr Manish Meswani said that Coronary Artery Bypass Graft Surgery (CABG) involves counselling of patient and fast tracking the conventional processes...

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