Everything you need to know about Mettupalayam(mer With West Mam: news, reviews, in-depth analysis, opinion and more
Everything you need to know about Mettupalayam(mer With West Mam: news, reviews, in-depth analysis, opinion and more
Karachi, May 21 (ANI): Irish all-rounder Kevin O'Brien, whose team will face Pakistan in the upcoming two ODI series at home, has said that Saeed Ajmal is a "tricky customer" as well as "one of the best spinners in the world", but have admitted that they have no specific plans on how to tackle Ajmal in the upcoming matches.
Bridgetown (Barbados), May 5 (IANS/CMC) Out-going West Indies one-day captain Darren Sammy has pledged his ?unwavering commitment? as he hands over to successor Dwayne Bravo for next month?s Champions Trophy in England.
London, May 3 (ANI): Spice Girls musical 'Viva Forever!' will be closing in June, six months after it was first shown.
Los Angeles, April 30 (IANS) Hollywood actress Demi Moore has reportedly reunited with her daughters Rumer, Scout and Tallulah Willis from ex-husband Bruce Willis.
Melbourne, Apr 23 (ANI): The latest phenomenon in fitness Xtend Barre, has replaced the stereotype of aspiring Aussie actresses moving to Hollywood and waiting tables between auditions.
London, Apr 18 (ANI): Syrian President Bashar al-Assad has said the West will pay a high price for what he described as their support for Al-Qaeda.
Washington, April 3 (ANI): Authorities in West Virginia have blamed carbon monoxide poisoning for the death of "Buckwild" star Shaine Gandee, along with two other men.
New Delhi, March 31 (IANS) If Indian companies do not quickly move into West Africa, Western firms will control the $300-million strong market, says Guinea-Bissau Prime Minister Rui Duarte de Barros.
Washington, March 23(ANI): Ashley Greene's West Hollywood apartment - that had previously been home to celebs like Mickey Rourke and Rock Hudson - was destroyed in a fire on Friday and claimed the life of one of her dogs.
London, Mar. 19 (ANI): Boxer Nicola Adams has said that she is happiest chilling out with her pals, seeing her family and her Doberman named Dexter.
Los Angeles, March 15 (IANS) Three months after faking a fringe, reality TV star Kim Kardashian has opted for the hairstyle for real.
New York, Mar 7 (ANI): 3 percent of the Yale student participants at a sex workshop revealed that they had engaged in sexual activity with an animal, while others and fantasized about incest.
Los Angeles, Feb 26 (IANS) Actress Stacy Keibler, who has been dating actor George Clooney, loves his thick beard.
London, Feb 25 (ANI): Irina Shayk was noticeably bra-less as she wore a low-cut gown to the opening of a new gallery on Saturday.
Kingston (Jamaica), Feb 24 (IANS) West Indies opening batsman Chris Gayle says he opted to skip the current One Day International series against Zimbabwe because he was drained from a hectic cricketing schedule.
Sydney, Feb 22 (ANI): Australia's victorious women cricketers hope their latest world title win will promote more growth in the game at grassroots level, and they also believe the aim of becoming professional athletes is no longer an impractical dream.
St. George's (Grenada), Feb 22 (IANS/CMC) West Indies wicketkeeper Denesh Ramdin says he has been working overtime with bat and gloves to bolster his preparations for the three-match One Day International (ODI) series against Zimbabwe which bowls off at the national stadium here Friday.
St George's (Grenada), Feb 22 (IANS/CMC) Captain Dwayne Bravo says the West Indies will be seeking to rebound from a white wash in Australia when their new series against Zimbabwe bowls off in St. George's Friday.
London, Feb 20 (ANI): The fashionable West End area of London has been named as the world's most expensive place to rent office space, costing more than double of New York's 5th Avenue, Paris and Sydney, according to a study.
London, Feb. 19 (ANI): Western diplomats have accused Russia of breaking a pledge to stop supplying arms to the Syrian regime.
Mumbai, Feb 18 (IANS) Lisa Sthalekar, member of the newly-crowned ICC Women's World Cup champion Australia team, has announced her retirement from international cricket.
Mumbai, Feb 17 (IANS) Australia beat the West Indies by 114 runs in the final to win the 10th edition of the ICC Women's World Cup here at the Brabourne Stadium Sunday. This is Australia's sixth World Cup title.
Sydney, Feb 16 (ANI): Australian cricket legend Matthew Hayden has said that he is not surprised by the rapid rise of teenager Holly Ferling in the women's cricket World Cup.
London, Feb, 15 (ANI): British Foreign Secretary William Hague has said Britain has become the 'No 1 destination' for Islamists extremists seeking to hijack the popular uprisings across the Arab world.
Melbourne, Feb.11 (ANI): Australian batting's hamstring epidemic has struck again with its latest match-winner Adam Voges becoming the latest victim.
Mumbai, Feb.10 (ANI): Australia continued its winning ways at the ICC Women's World Cup India 2013 after securing a nine-wicket win against Sri Lanka and a place in its eighth ICC Women's World Cup final.
Sydney, Feb 10 (ANI): Shane Watson has once again reiterated his desire of playing as an opener in the Australian Test team, however, the all rounder diplomatically claimed he would not like to put pressure on incumbent Ed Cowan.
Canberra, Feb 7 (IANS/CMC) Captain Darren Sammy has lamented the failure of the West Indies to exploit potential match-winning moments in their current One Day International series against Australia.
London, Feb. 6 (ANI): Canadian Prime Minister David Cameron has auctioned off a meeting with Justin Bieber to raise cash for future election campaigns.
Sydney, Feb 6(ANI): Australian batsman George Bailey is keen to follow David Warner's footsteps and use his blazing limited-overs form to force his way into the Test team with an eye on the all important Ashes series.
Sydney, Feb 5(ANI): Michael Clarke has claimed all rounder Shane Watson's decision to quit bowling and return to international cricket as a batsman would expose him to a much bigger fight for a Test berth.
Sydney, Feb 5(ANI): West Indies captain Darren Sammy has claimed they won't be changing their top order in order to tackle in form Australian pace man Mitchell Starc despite trailing the five-match one-day series 2-0.
Sydney, Feb 2 (ANI): Australian cricketer Mitchell Starc has dismissed suggestions that he would soon be undergoing surgery to treat his injuries in a bid to be fit for the upcoming Ashes series in July.
Sydney, Feb 2 (ANI): Australian cricketer Michael Starc has dismissed suggestions that he would soon be undergoing surgery to treat his injuries in a bid to be fit for the upcoming Ashes series in July.
Berlin, Feb 1 (IANS) The US was keeping its doors open for direct talks with the Iranian government with regard to its controversial nuclear programme, US Vice President Joe Biden has said.
Washington, Jan 31 (ANI): Kim Kardashian, who is expecting her first child with boyfriend Kanye West, has revealed that her baby will not become a fixture on any of her reality shows when he or she is born.
Los Angeles, Jan 31 (IANS) Socialite Kim Kardashian, who is expecting her first child with rapper Kanye West, says she will not let her baby appear on "Keeping Up with the Kardashians", until the child is old enough to make a decision.
Mumbai, Jan 30 (IANS) India's Mithali Raj and England's Katherine Brunt enter the International Cricket Council (ICC) Women's World Cup 2013 as top-ranked batter and bowler.
New York, Jan. 29 (ANI): Frank Ocean, who was allegedly punched by Chris Brown on Sunday in a violent scuffle over a parking space, may pursue charges against the rapper.
Sydney, Jan. 29 (ANI): Veteran Australian wicket keeper Brad Haddin would face West Indies' explosive opener Chris Gayle for the first time in the upcoming Prime Minister's XI one-day match with the touring Caribbean team at the Manuka Oval since their ugly spat during a Big Bash League (BBL) match, and both the players are keen to move on from their past troubles.
Canberra (Australia), Jan 28 (IANS/CMC) The West Indies captain Darren Sammy is predicting talismanic opener Chris Gayle's return to form during the upcoming five-match one-day series against Australia.
Washington, January 23(ANI): A number of friends on social media may be talking about flu symptoms this cold season and a new research from Brigham Young University has suggested that such posts on Twitter could actually be helpful to health officials looking for a head start on outbreaks.
Washington, January 21 (ANI): Kourtney Kardashian has claimed that "where there's drama, there's Kim Kardashian" - and Kim doesn't disagree.
London, January 20 (ANI): Kim Kardashian, who's got at least another eight dry months ahead of her followed by sleepless nights and early mornings, managed to squeeze in a final bit of partying before she became Kanye West's "baby mama".
Washington, Jan 20 (IANS/RIA Novosti) From a saucy six-year-old pageant queen Honey Boo Boo to the hard-drinking, hyper-sexual Italian-Americans on shows like "Jersey Shore", the brazen, politically incorrect themes on reality television in the US are hard to escape.
London, Jan 16 (IANS) A popular children's doll, imported from China and sold in Britain, has been found to contain a lethal chemical that can cause cancer, deformities in babies and infertility in men, a media report said Wednesday.
London, Jan 16 (ANI): Kim Kardashian was told she'd struggle to get pregnant, so her baby news with boyfriend Kanye West came as a big shock to her.
London, January 13 (ANI): David and Victoria Beckham, who moved into their 20-million-pound mansion this week, have been upset to find trains from the London Underground go right under the kitchen, shaking the state-of-the-art property.
New York, Jan 11 (ANI): Kanye West's popularity might be at risk, now that girlfriend Kim Kardashian is pregnant with their baby.
London, Jan. 11 (ANI): Megan Fox has deactivated her Twitter account after only a week, as she can't see a good reason for keeping it.
Washington, Jan. 8 (ANI): Kim Kardashian will not have to prove that Kanye West fathered her child even if she is still married to basketball player Kris Humphries, as the legal "anomaly" about presumed fatherhood doesn't apply to the reality star.
New York, Jan 8 (IANS/RIA Novosti) UN Secretary-General Ban Ki-moon is disappointed with Syrian President Bashar al-Assad's new peace initiative that was rejected by the opposition and the West, his spokesman said.
London, Jan 4(ANI): Premier League club West Ham United striker Matt Jarvis has posed for the cover of Britain's top most gay magazine in an attempt to eliminate one of the game's last remaining taboos.
Johannesburg, Jan. 3 (ANI): Kim Kardashian and her beau Kany West are keen on discovering whether their unborn baby is a boy or a girl.
New York, January 2 (ANI): Kim Kardashian, who recently revealed that she is three months pregnant with boyfriend Kanye West's child, has said that it's a stretch to call her pregnancy pleasant.
Sydney, Jan 2 (IANS/CMC) Sydney Thunder head coach Shane Duff has thrown his support behind embattled West Indies star Chris Gayle, following the opener's latest failure.
London, Dec 26 (IANS) Hoping to make her father's last Christmas wish come true, a 10-year-old British girl abandoned the usual family festivities and served dinner to 50 homeless people. The girl said it was her "best Christmas ever".
Sydney, Dec 25(ANI): West Indies all rounder Marlon Samuels can continue bowling his fast-paced off spinners during the ongoing Big Bash League (BBL) since Cricket Australia's (CA) testing process is not fast enough to ban him from bowling even if his action is found illegal.
Sydney, Dec. 23 (ANI): West Indies fast bowler Kemar Roach has said it was his bomb that 'sparked' Ricky Ponting's long spiral towards retirement.
Moscow, Dec 22 (IANS/RIA Novosti) The West's policy of dividing Syrian terrorists into "the bad" and "the not so bad" is dangerous, Russian Foreign Minister Sergei Lavrov said.
London, Dec 20 (ANI): Kim Kardashian, who unveiled a new fringe as she arrived at LAX on Tuesday, has confessed that she was just faking it.
London, Dec 13 (ANI): The members of Spice Girls were reunited in London's West End for the opening night of 'Viva Forever' - a stage musical built around their songs.
London, Dec 8 (ANI): Greeting card giant Hallmark has been heavily criticised for sexualising young girls on a 13th birthday card.
London, Dec. 2 (ANI): A British couple living in Spain have developed a vegetable juice based diet, which they claim can reverse the symptoms of type 2 diabetes within a few days.
Washington, Dec 1 (IANS/RIA Novosti) The US Senate voted Friday to impose broader sanctions on Iran targeting the country's domestic industries.
Khulna (Bangladesh), Nov 28 (IANS/CMC) West Indies allrounder Andre Russell says he expects his side to continue its winning ways against Bangladesh in the five One?day cricket Internationals and the Twenty20 International.
Washington, Nov 25 (ANI): Kim Kardashian is reportedly looking forward to buy a "cute town house" in London.
Port?of?Spain, Nov 21 (IANS/CMC) Trinidad and Tobago opening batsman Adrian Barath has turned to a West Indies legend to improve his batting as he attempts to regain his place in the regional side.
London, Nov. 21 (ANI): English football club West Ham United believe by signing David Beckham at Upton Park would help them win their Olympic stadium bid.
Sydney, Nov 17(ANI): Legendary West Indies batsman Viv Richards has said he would have been happy to play some of the innovative shots which young players of today's generation play.
Dhaka, Nov 11 (IANS/CMC) West Indies cricketer Chris Gayle has given a strong endorsement of Darren Sammy's captaincy, and says he expects him to continue to improve in the leadership role.
Los Angeles, Nov 9 (IANS) Actor Nicolas Cage, who has done some daredevilry in "Stolen", says he prefers to do his own stunts rather than using a body double.
Dhaka, Nov 6 (IANS/CMC) Manager of the West Indies cricket team Richie Richardson says the regional side wants to continue building on recent improvements during their tour of Bangladesh over the next few weeks.
Khartoum, Nov 5 (IANS) A deadly yellow fever outbreak in Sudan has claimed 18 more lives, taking the toll from the vector-borne disease to 50.
Los Angeles, Oct 29 (IANS) Actor Nicolas Cage describes Simon West as one of the best directors and says he can never refuse an offer from him.
New York, October 29 (ANI): Kanye West apparently enjoys bragging about his girlfriend's curves.
Wellington, Oct 27(ANI): Sri Lanka Twenty20 captain Angelo Mathews has said he is not concerned with the criticism of his batting by chief selector Ashantha de Mel, and added it won't affect him as he prepares to lead the side against New Zealand in a one-off Twenty20 next Tuesday.
Sydney, Oct 22(ANI): Young Australia all rounder Glenn Maxwell is confident that taking a few risks while batting in limited overs cricket would help him in his international caree, after getting criticised for his below par showing at the Twenty20 World Cup in Sri Lanka.
Tehran, Oct. 16 (Xinhua-ANI): Iran's Foreign Ministry Spokesman Ramin Mehmanparast said Tuesday that Western sanctions against Iran are "illegal."
Washington, Oct 15 (ANI): Lindsay Lohan was spotted spending a night out with friends just a day after a squabble with her mother Dina.
Melbourne, Oct 13 (ANI): Former West Indies captain Carl Hooper has said top players like Chris Gayle and Sunil Narine who are currently not contracted, will always be tempted by lucrative offers from the Indian Premier League (IPL), unless the West Indies Cricket Board (WICB) can figure out a solution to ward off this threat.
Islamabad, Oct. 12 (ANI): Pakistan cricket team's head coach Dav Whatmore's wife has termed media reports of him suffering from ill health "absolutely baseless", adding that her husband was very much "alive and kicking".
Sydney, Oct 11 (ANI): Australian vice captain Watson is not comfortable with the suggestion that he is the world's No.1 Twenty20 player, and still rates West Indian Chris Gayle as the best T20 cricketer.
Bridgetown (Barbados), Oct 8 (IANS/CMC) West Indies women's captain Merissa Aguilleira and coach Sherwin Campbell were both thrilled to hear that the men's team had won the World Twenty20 Tournament in Sri Lanka.
It took 33 long years, a Chris Gayle and combined effort of whole team to bring back the cup they won the very first time. West Indies has won T20 World Cup 2012 by defeating Sri Lanka at their home.
Colombo, Oct 8 (IANS) West Indies skipper Darren Sammy said the World Twenty20 victory over Sri Lanka here Sunday was very special and will be the beginning of things to come.
London, Oct 7 (ANI): There may be an inherited element to writing good fiction, a new research has revealed.
Sydney, Oct. 7 (ANI): Even as Australia's title bid in the World Twenty20 campaign ended after being beaten by the West Indies side, vanquished captain George Bailey insisted that the team's semi-final finish was just the start of his career as a 'national leader'.
Johannesburg, Oct. 7 (ANI): Sri Lankan captain Mahela Jayawardene has insisted that the World Twenty20 final against the West Indies will not hinge only on Chris Gayle's flamboyant batting.
Colombo, Oct 5 (IANS) Australia were blown away by a Chris Gayle storm as the West Indies made their maiden World Twenty20 final with a 74-run win in the semi-final at the R. Premedasa Stadium here Friday.
Colombo, Oct 5 (IANS) Chris Gayle smashed 75 off 41 balls as the West Indies scored 205 for four against Australia in the second semi-final of the World Twenty20 Championship at the R Premadasa stadium here Friday.
Colombo, Oct 5(ANI): Australia captain George Bailey believes dismissing explosive opening batsman Chris Gayle early during their Twenty20 World Cup semifinal clash on Friday would be like winning half the battle.
Pallekele, Oct 1 (IANS) The West Indies were restricted to 139 all out by New Zealand in a Group 1 encounter of the World Twenty20 Championship here Monday.
Kandy, Sep 29 (ANI): West Indies had a brilliant allround display against England when "everyone contributed", and will look for more of the same when they face Sri Lanka in their second ICC World T20 Super Eights match at the Pallekele International Cricket Stadium.
Kandy, Sep 28 (ANI): West Indies opener Johnson Charles has said he was pleased with his 84-run effort in a Twenty20 World Cup Super Eight clash against England, which netted him the Man-of-the-Match award on Thursday night.
London, Sep 27(ANI): Australia Twenty20 captain George Bailey has said all rounder Shane Watson is currently among the most feared players in World Twenty20 competitions.
Pallekele, Sep 27 (IANS/CMC) Opening batsman Chris Gayle says he remains confident the West Indies can advance to the finals of the ICC world Twenty20 tournament currently underway in Sri Lanka.
Colombo, Sep 24 (IANS) West Indies captain Darren Sammy won the toss and elected to bowl against Ireland in their last group match of the World Twenty20 tournament at the Premedasa Stadium here Monday.
Colombo, Sep 22 (IANS) Australia defeated the West Indies by 17 runs in a rain-curtailed Group B match of the World Twenty20 tournament here Saturday.
Colombo, Sep 22 (IANS) The West Indies smashed 191 for eight against Australia in a Group B match of the World Twenty20 tournament here Wednesday.