New York, Aug 31 (IANS) India's Mahesh Bhupathi's run in the US Open mixed doubles came to an end when he and Australian Samantha Stosur went down to Swede Robert Lindstedt and Australian Rennae Stubbs in the opening round here.
Sunday, August 31, 2008 6:50:27 PM
New York, Aug 31 (DPA) Rafael Nadal completed a comeback sweep while the Williams sisters Serena and Venus put in a bid for more title success at the US Open, as seeds dominated the start of a three-day holiday weekend.
Sunday, August 31, 2008 2:21:24 PM
New York, Aug 31 (IANS) Chef Gordon Ramsay, known for his cookery shows 'Hell's Kitchen' and 'The F-Word', has criticised British Queen Elizabeth II's daily menu calling it 'pre-historic'.
Sunday, August 31, 2008 11:57:20 AM
New York, Aug 31 (IANS) 'Monster' star Charlize Theron was embarrassed by a reporter at the Venice Film Festival in Italy when he asked the actress to marry him.
Sunday, August 31, 2008 11:40:24 AM
New York, Aug 31 (IANS) English comedian Ricky Gervais got the fright of his life when publicity for his new movie, 'Ghost Town', was ruined by weird activity in a Hollywood Hotel.
Sunday, August 31, 2008 11:36:09 AM
Caracas, Aug 31 (IANS) At least 10 inmates have been killed and 16 wounded when a grenade exploded during a clash in a jail in a Venezuelan city, Spain's EFE news agency reported Sunday.
Sunday, August 31, 2008 11:09:54 AM
Washington, Aug 31 (DPA) Republicans could be forced to alter the agenda for their party's nominating convention Monday with Hurricane Gustav forecast to hit the US Gulf coast the same day.
Sunday, August 31, 2008 10:10:26 AM
Havana/Washington, Aug 31 (DPA) Gustav strengthened into a dangerous Category 4 hurricane as it ripped through Cuba and was on course to crash into the US Gulf coast, three years after Hurricane Katrina.
Sunday, August 31, 2008 9:29:09 AM
Washington, Aug 31 (DPA) US President George W. Bush said Saturday that the US economy was 'beginning to improve'. He also expressed confidence that the $152- billion stimulus package signed by him earlier this year would ward off a recession.
Sunday, August 31, 2008 6:00:29 AM
Havana, Aug 30 (DPA) Hurricane Gustav continued its destructive path through the Caribbean Saturday, reaching Cuba as weather forecasters warned that the storm could strengthen yet further.
Saturday, August 30, 2008 10:56:51 PM
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