• Cricket: Magic moments at the World … AFP - 8 hours ago

    Sydney, March 29, 2015 (AFP) - Magic moments in the 2015 Cricket World Cup which concluded on Sunday:

  • Institute honoring the late Sen. Kennedy … Associated Press - 15 hours ago
    Institute honoring the late Sen. Kennedy …

    BOSTON (AP) — Before his death from brain cancer in 2009, close family members said U.S. Sen. Edward Kennedy insisted a building that would one day bear his name be less about his own legacy and more about the institution he loved and toiled in for more than half his life.

  • Cricket: Australia v New Zealand - who's … AFP - Sun 29 Mar, 2015

    Melbourne, March 29, 2015 (AFP) - Who's saying what on Twitter about Sunday's World Cup final between Australia and New Zealand:

  • Serena Williams easily wins opening … Associated Press - Sun 29 Mar, 2015
    Serena Williams easily wins opening …

    KEY BISCAYNE, Fla. (AP) — Serena Williams punctuated points Saturday with theatrics worthy of a Grand Slam final. There were squeals, knee kicks, pirouettes and fist pumps, sometimes all at once.

  • Prashanth bags tennis title IANS - Sat 28 Mar, 2015

    Chennai, March 28 (IANS) Vijay Shankar Prashanth lived up to his higher ranking by defeating Russia's Ivan Gakhov 6-3, 3-6, 7-6(6) in the final of the MCC-S.R. Subramaniam Memorial ITF Men's Futures tennis tournament here on Saturday.

  • AITA president Khanna nominated for … IANS - Sat 28 Mar, 2015

    New Delhi, March 28 (IANS) The Asian Tennis Federation (ATF) on Saturday proposed its head, Anil Khanna, also the All India Tennis Association (AITA) chief, for the presidency of the International Tennis Federation (ITF).

  • 15-year-old American CiCi Bellis advances … Associated Press - Sat 28 Mar, 2015
    15-year-old American CiCi Bellis advances …

    KEY BISCAYNE, Fla. (AP) — Precocious amateur CiCi Bellis says she's ready to take on the best of the pros — Serena Williams.

  • Kate Hudson loves skipping IANS - Sat 28 Mar, 2015

    Los Angeles, March 28 (IANS) Actress Kate Hudson's trainer Nicole Stuart says that the "Almost Famous" star carries a skipping rope everywhere she goes to make sure she works out everyday. "She carries a skipping rope in her bag everywhere she goes, and if she only has a few minutes free, she'll do some. "Kate would be the first to tell you there's no magic pill or short cut and if you want a body like hers, you have to put in the work. Hudson, who has sons Ryder, 10, from her marriage to Chris Robinson, and Bingham, three, with former fiance Matt Bellamy, knows it is important to set aside time to "work up a sweat" everyday.

  • Gakhov, Prashanth in tennis final IANS - Fri 27 Mar, 2015

    Chennai, March 27 (IANS) Russian Ivan Gakhov and N. Vijay Sundar Prashanth lined up for the singles title as they came through their semi-final matches with hard-fought wins in the MCC-SR Subramaniam Memorial International Tennis Federation (ITF) men's Futures tennis tournament, here Friday.

  • Stop blaming Anushka: B-Town celebs … IANS - Fri 27 Mar, 2015

    Mumbai, March 27 (IANS) Members of the film fraternity have condemned social media trolls against Anushka Sharma. While Priyanka Chopra says it's "horrible to see a supportive girlfriend being lynched for a game she just watched", Dia Mirza has called it "disgusting".

  • Sharapova suffers early exit at Miami … IANS - Fri 27 Mar, 2015

    Miami, March 27 (IANS) Women's World No.2 Maria Sharapova has been beaten by 97th-ranked Russian Daria Gavrilova 6-7 (4), 3-6 at the Miami Open tennis tournament's second round. The early exit for the five-time Grand Slam winner on Thursday is the biggest upset so far at the Masters tennis tournament, reports Xinhua. Thursday's defeat is her opening match in Miami after took a first round bye. I'm expected to win," said the Russian, who has never lifted the trophy in Miami despite five trips to the final.

  • That Thing About Creating Nalandas Grist Media - Fri 27 Mar, 2015
    That Thing About Creating Nalandas

    If India were to have one library for every 3,000 people it would need around 4,23,333 libraries. It is estimated that India has 54,856 libraries. A recent national conference talked of ways to fix this, but are numbers all that we are falling short on?

  • Indian sports fraternity praises Dhoni's … Associated Press - Fri 27 Mar, 2015
    Indian sports fraternity praises Dhoni's …

    NEW DELHI (AP) — India's sports fraternity had nothing but praise for the efforts of Mahendra Singh Dhoni's World Cup team, which bowed out of the tournament Thursday with a 95-run semifinals loss to Australia.

  • Sharapova loses opening match at Miami … Associated Press - Fri 27 Mar, 2015
    Sharapova loses opening match at Miami …

    KEY BISCAYNE, Fla. (AP) — Maria Sharapova is 0-5 in Key Biscayne finals. This year her loss came at the start.

  • Co-pilot suspected of air crash in Alps … Associated Press - Fri 27 Mar, 2015
    Co-pilot suspected of air crash in Alps …

    PHOENIX (AP) — The co-pilot who authorities believe intentionally crashed an airplane into the French Alps, killing all 150 people on board, honed his flying skills early in his aviation career in Arizona.

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