Monday, Februrary 13, 2012
Tiger Woods tends to have a pretty good handle on state of his golf game, but it's safe to say even he didn't see the meltdown coming Sunday at Pebble Beach. Less than 24 hours after Woods holed his final putt on 18 on Saturday to close out a stellar 5-under 67, he showed up for his head-to-head battle with Phil Mickelson with a chance to not only beat one of his biggest adversaries, but also capture his first official Tour win in more than two years.
Februray 12, 2012
The next generation iPad will have faster chips and better graphics, Xinhua reported quoting the technology news site AllThingsD.
Sunday, Februray 12, 2012
TV documentary reveals how Clinton's closest aides felt about affair that ended in scandal
A close-knit band of friends and colleagues around Bill Clinton at the time of the Monica Lewinsky affair will speak publicly for the first time of their disbelief and sense of betrayal this month in a much-anticipated four-hour documentary about the former US president.
Sunday, February 12, 2012
Scorecard: India 6 for 270 (Gambhir 92, Dhoni 44*) beat Australia 8 for 269 (Hussey 72, Forrest 66) by four wickets
India claimed their first One-Day International victory in Adelaide as they beat Australia by four wickets in game four of the Commonwealth Bank Series.
Februrary, 12 2012
US singer and actress Whitney Houston has passed away at the age of 48 in Los Angeles. Her publicist Kristen Foster informed the Associated Press of her demise. The cause of her death is as yet unclear.
“Unfortunately, it is true,” a spokeswoman for Houston’s family confirmed to Reuters.
34-km-wide Eros, the second largest near-Earth asteroid, had a fly by of Earth and can now be seen in the constellations Leo, Sextans and Hydra.
Asteroid 433 Eros (1898 DQ), also known as Eros, came closer to Earth at 4.30 PM on Tuesday evening, Planetary Society of India Director N Raghunandan Kumar said.
Februrary 11, 2012
NEW DELHI: Nearly after three decades, an Indian trade minister will visit Pakistan, for three days starting February 13, accompanied by a large business delegation, with a view to strengthening economic ties.
Commerce, Industry and Textiles Minister Anand Sharma, along with an 80-member strong delegation, will visit Lahore, Karachi and Islamabad to interact with Pakistani CEOs and officials.
The ATP, or Association of Tennis Professionals, released its revised rankings after the 2011 Australian Open just hours after the Women’s Tennis Association [WTA] updated the list of female players.
For most of the Top Ten players, there has been very little change in the ranking spots. However, the number of points gained or lost has increased.
February 11, 2012
WASHINGTON: An Uzbek man living in the United States pleaded guilty in federal court in the southern state of Alabama to planning to kill US President Barack Obama.
Twenty-two-year-old Ulugbek Kodirov was arrested in an undercover operation while trying to obtain explosives and guns, the US Justice Department said in a statement.
Februrary 11th, 2012
In Cape Town cricket is played against the backdrop of Table mountain, in Dharamsala the Himalayas watch over the sport, and in Corfu it's the Venetian New Fortress that guards the pitch.
Yes, Corfu. That Greek island soaked in sunshine, decorated with olive groves and vineyards and accessorised with French and Italian architecture is now home to a real-life version of My Big Fat Greek Cricket Match.