Bridgetown (Barbados), April 1 (IANS/CMC) Dashing West Indies batsman Dwayne Smith says his six-year-old daughter Niyesha is a key reason behind his resurgence.
New Delhi, April 1 (IANS) Whether an unreasonable airline denies them a seat or an inconsiderate doctor refuses to examine them, autistic people have for long faced unnecessary discrimination for no fault of theirs. Experts nonetheless believe that awareness and a little empathy are the only solutions to improve the situation
Madrid, April 1 (IANS) Real Madrid remained six points clear at the top of the Spanish Primera Liga following their 5-1 win away against Osasuna. The game Saturday had been touted as one of Madrid's most difficult away matches, but Jose Mourinho's side was rarely in trouble.
Madrid, April 1 (IANS) Eating fast food such as hamburgers, hotdogs and pizza and even baked items could send you into a tailspin of blues. A recent study by scientists from the universities of Las Palmas de Gran Canaria and Granada, Spain, revealed that consumers of fast food were 51 percent more likely to develop depression, compared to those who ate little or none
New Delhi, April 1 (IANS) A Haryana-based black-marketeer sentenced to a one-year jail term kept filing petitions in various courts for over 12 years to delay his surrender.
New Delhi, April 1 (IANS) Designer Anita Dongre, who has just launched her first menswear line, says the market for this in India has come of age, with more variations and designs taking centrestage and people coming out of the world of local tailors.
Rome, April 1 (IANS) AC Milan were held to a 1-1 draw at Catania, giving Juventus renewed hope in the Italian Serie A title race. Zlatan Ibrahimovic assisted Robinho to give the Rossoneri the lead in the 35th minute before Nicolas Spolli levelled for the hosts in the 57th minute Saturday.
New Delhi, April 1 (IANS) India needs to reduce the cost of credit and address infrastructure bottlenecks to revive the growth in exports, an industry lobby said Sunday ahead of the announcement of the annual supplement to Foreign Trade Policy 2009-14. The government should also continue with focused product and market schemes and give special attention to apparel and auto sectors to revive exports growth, the Confederation of Indian Industry (CII) said in a report
London, April 1 (IANS) Britain's Princess Beatrice was among 5,000 runners who took part in an exhibition race at a new Olympic Stadium in London.
Beijing, April 1 (IANS) Lung cancer is affecting more women than men in the Chinese metropolis of Shanghai, a media report said. The number of women with lung cancer rose 38.4 percent over the past five years while the growth rate for men was 16.9 percent, the Shanghai Daily reported.