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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. AP Photo.

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
Rajnath Singh celebrates Holi with Delhi BJP Chief Satish Upadhyay and party leader Vijay Goel...

Rajnath Singh celebrates Holi with Delhi BJP Chief Satish Upadhyay and party leader Vijay Goel...

Hema Malini reacts as an MP smears Gulal on her forehead ahead of Holi celebrations...

Hema Malini reacts as an MP smears Gulal on her forehead ahead of Holi celebrations...

People sing and dance while celebrating Holi, the Festival of Colours, in Kathmandu...

People sing and dance while celebrating Holi, the Festival of Colours, in Kathmandu...

Narendra Modi being presented with the autographed tennis racquets of Leander Paes and Martina...

Narendra Modi being presented with the autographed tennis racquets of Leander Paes and Martina...

Widows daubed in colours chant religious hymns as they take part in the Holi celebrations...

Widows daubed in colours chant religious hymns as they take part in the Holi celebrations...

Tourists celebrate Holi in Jodhpur on Wednesday...

Tourists celebrate Holi in Jodhpur on Wednesday...

A child during Holi celebration in Alipurduar on Thursday...

A child during Holi celebration in Alipurduar on Thursday...

Stranded trucks wait for the re-opening of the Jammu-Srinagar highway, at Nandni near Jammu...

Stranded trucks wait for the re-opening of the Jammu-Srinagar highway, at Nandni near Jammu...

Tennis star and ambassador of Earth Hour 2015, Sania Mirza signs a poster during a press meet...

Tennis star and ambassador of Earth Hour 2015, Sania Mirza signs a poster during a press meet...

People watching the wreckage of the Jaguar fighter aircraft...

People watching the wreckage of the Jaguar fighter aircraft...

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