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At ease in golf's hot seat

Published on 28-Feb-2015
Rory McIlroy.Reuters File Photo.

On the 17th tee of his pro-am round at the Honda Classic last Wednesday, Rory McIlroy struck up a conversation with Mike Collis...

'Time ripe for a Djokovic slam'

Published on 28-Feb-2015
terrific duo Andre Agassi says he will have no regrets if Serena Williams surpasses his wife Steffi Graf's record.

Novak Djokovic may never have a better chance to complete his career grand slam than at this year's French Open but those predicting

Take special care when you liquidate pieces

Published on 28-Feb-2015

Chess basics stress on liquidation of pieces after winning material to ensure a smoother route to victory. The idea...

Bowlers in spotlight

Published on 28-Feb-2015
It's not often that the Indian bowling is talked up in a discussion or a debate. The two stellar performances in their first two World Cup matches, however, have had everyone raving about their bowlers. AP File Photo.

It's not often that the Indian bowling is talked up in a discussion or a debate. The two stellar performances in their first...

FIFA has problems aplenty on the Russian front too

Published on 28-Feb-2015
ball is in your court... FIFA President Sepp Blatter (left) with Russian President Vladimir Putin. With ruble crashing and building costs spiralling, there are concerns about the next World Cup, scheduled to be held in Russia in 2018. afp

Last Tuesday, FIFA effectively shifted the 2022 World Cup in Qatar from a summer event to a winter one. It turns out, as any intelligent......

Gallery

Published on 28-Feb-2015

Rio de Janeiro could have two Olympic flames burning simultaneously at two different venues, officials in the Brazilian city said.

Striking the right balance

Published on 21-Feb-2015
Eugenie Bouchard

Even in a time of increased shuffling in the coaching ranks of professional tennis, the partnership between Victoria Azarenka...

Vaania ready to make a splash

Published on 21-Feb-2015
TALENTED Vaania Kapoor Achuthan won a clutch of medals at the recent National Games in Thiruvananthapuram. dh photo/ B K JANARDHAN

At the tender age of 12, when kids prefer being with friends exploring new avenues life offers, Vaania Kapoor Achuthan loves...

Stubborn ways may serve no purpose

Published on 21-Feb-2015

Anchoring pieces in enemy territory may be desirable and often paves the path for victory but it is important...

Spinning into Hall of Fame

Published on 21-Feb-2015

Anil Kumble has become only the fourth Indian cricketer after Sunil Gavaskar, Kapil Dev and Bishan Singh Bedi...

Photo Gallery
Union Budget 2015-2016 viewing session at ASSOCHAM in New Delhi on Saturday...

Union Budget 2015-2016 viewing session at ASSOCHAM in New Delhi on Saturday...

Narendra Modi and other BJP members during presentation of the Union Budget 2015-16...

Narendra Modi and other BJP members during presentation of the Union Budget 2015-16...

An Indian worker carries a sack of onions at a wholesale market in Hyderabad, India...

An Indian worker carries a sack of onions at a wholesale market in Hyderabad, India...

BJP MP Kirti Azad carrying his copy of the Union Budget 2015-16 at the Parliament House in New Delhi

BJP MP Kirti Azad carrying his copy of the Union Budget 2015-16 at the Parliament House in New Delhi

Farmers listening to the Union budget 2015-16 speech on radio at a village in South Dinajpur...

Farmers listening to the Union budget 2015-16 speech on radio at a village in South Dinajpur...

A display board shows the share prices at the Bombay Stock Exchange (BSE) building in Mumbai...

A display board shows the share prices at the Bombay Stock Exchange (BSE) building in Mumbai...

Arun Jaitley along with MoS Finance Jayant Sinha addressing the post budget press conference...

Arun Jaitley along with MoS Finance Jayant Sinha addressing the post budget press conference...

Arun Jaitley along with MOS Finance Jayant Sinha leave Parliament after presenting the annual budget

Arun Jaitley along with MOS Finance Jayant Sinha leave Parliament after presenting the annual budget

Rohit Sharma and Virat Kohli embrace after defeating the UAE at their Cricket World Cup match...

Rohit Sharma and Virat Kohli embrace after defeating the UAE at their Cricket World Cup match...

Supporters of India's Cricket World Cup team wave the national flag during their match...

Supporters of India's Cricket World Cup team wave the national flag during their match...

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