NBA suspends Hornets' Taylor 24 games for domestic violence
Nov 20, 2014 at 10:43 | Source:
Charlotte Hornets forward Jeff Taylor was suspended 24 games without pay by the NBA on Wednesday after pleading guilty last month to misdemeanor domestic violence assault and malicious destruction of hotel property.Taylor had been on paid leave since...
Upstate New York braces for another big snowstorm
Nov 20, 2014 at 09:18 | Source:
Buffalo: Residents of the New York state city of Buffalo started digging out on Wednesday from a massive snowstorm blamed for seven deaths, even as another headed their way, threatening to break snowfall records.Homeowners opened their front doors to...
Tendulkar urges sports minister to back banned Sarita Devi
Nov 19, 2014 at 18:11 | Source:
Veteran boxer Sarita Devi, who iscurrently serving a provisional suspension, has found supportfrom batting lengend Sachin Tendulkar who has written a letterto the Sports Minister urging him to support her and ensurethat her career is not terminated p...
Manipuri, Sri Lankan among medal winners at Bhatkhande convocation
Nov 17, 2014 at 23:15 | Source:
Lucknow, Nov 17 (IANS) Musicians from across the country as well as from abroad would attend the fourth convocation of the Bhatkhande Musical University in the state capital to be held Nov 20, officials said Monday.Shruti Sadolikar, vice chancellor o...
Gold, Silver Fall on Easing Demand, Global Cues
Nov 17, 2014 at 16:00 | Source:
New Delhi: Gold prices today declined by Rs 90 to Rs 26,760 per ten grams in the national capital after the demand from jewellers and retailers eased at prevailing levels amid a weak trend overseas. Silver also fell by Rs 200 to Rs 36,500 per kg on ...
Gold Price Falls by Rs. 225 on Sluggish Demand, Global Cues
Nov 14, 2014 at 16:00 | Source:
New Delhi: Gold prices plunged by Rs. 225 to Rs. 26,135 per 10 grams in the national capital on Friday on easing demand from jewellers and retailers amid a weakening global trend. Silver also dropped by Rs. 800 to Rs. 34,600 per kg on poor offtake by...
US oil boom: Can the industry survive falling prices?
Nov 14, 2014 at 03:51 | Source:
Oil production is everywhere in Carter County, Oklahoma. On the surface, the area is mostly empty, populated by lazily grazing cattle, with a few silos here and there. But underneath the ground, it is a congested highway, where dozens of oil and gas ...
Gold Weakens on Sluggish Demand, Global Cues
Nov 13, 2014 at 15:59 | Source:
New Delhi: Gold prices fell by Rs 90 to Rs 26,360 per 10 grams in the national capital on Thursday as demand eased at existing levels amid a weak global trend. Silver too showed weakness and prices declined by Rs 100 to Rs 35,400 per kg on reduced&am...
Indians Devendro and Gaurav clinch World Series of Boxing contracts
Nov 13, 2014 at 14:26 | Source:
Rising Indian boxers L Devendro Singh (49kg) and Gaurav Bhiduri (52kg) will be seen in action in the professional-style World Series of Boxings upcoming season after grabbing two-year contracts with the franchises of Poland and Italy.While Commonweal...
Artist Subodh Gupta to receive award
Nov 13, 2014 at 00:15 | Source:
New Delhi, Nov 12 (IANS) Leading contemporary artist Subodh Gupta will Nov 18 receive the 2014 Dayawati Modi award for art, culture and education, the organisers said here Wednesday.The Delhi-based artist uses stainless steel utensils like tiffin box...