Day: June 15, 2018

Morocco’s Bouhaddouz own-goal gifts Iran one goal victory

Aziz Bouhaddouz scored a calamitous own goal deep into second-half stoppage time as Morocco slipped to a 1-0 defeat to Iran in their first World Cup match for 20 years. The late drama sparked wild celebrations from the Iran bench in St Petersburg as Carlos Queiroz’s side took three points from a game in which […]

General Motors gets its first woman CFO; Chennai-born Dhivya makes history

Dhivya Suryadevara, an accomplished Indian-American chartered financial analyst, has been named the chief finance officer of the US’ largest automaker, General Motors, the first woman to get the position in the auto industry. Suryadevara, 39, currently the vice-president, corporate finance, will succeed Chuck Stevens, the GM’s present CFO, on September 1, the company said in […]

Will return to jewellery business again- Atlas Ramachandran

Businessman MM Ramachandran, popularly known as Atlas Ramachandran, who was released from Dubai jail a few days back, said that he intends to return to gold jewellery business without much delay. Atlas Ramachandran had to undergo imprisonment for three years from August 2015 following allegations of default against him by a number of banks. The […]

Mohanlal and Prabhu to reunite in ‘Marakkar’ after 22 years

After acting together in ‘Kalapani’ which was released in 1996, Mohanlal and Tamil superstar Prabhu are all set to act together in Priyadarshan’s upcoming big-budget project ‘Kunjali Marakkar’. It is after 22 years that these two senior actors are working together in a movie after the release of ‘Kalapani’ which was directed by Priyadarshan. Prabhu […]

Boat Race League to be Kerala’s new tourism product

Kerala Tourism to promote the upcoming Kerala Boat Race League as a world-class tourism product, state Tourism Minister Kadakampally Surendran said on Thursday. The league will include various boat races from five districts in Kerala and the matches would be held mostly on Saturdays, he added. The matches will be held at six venues in […]

Germany and Brazil posing a threat; But this is Messi’s World Cup- Tevez

Carlos Tevez believes that Russia 2018 will be “Lionel Messi’s World Cup”, with the Barcelona talisman ready to inspire Argentina to global glory. The 30-year-old forward is yet to savour senior international success with his country, with final heartache having denied him the opportunity to complete a remarkable haul of honours. Messi does, however, have […]

Complaints Over Her Clothes TV Host Fired On Air in Kuwait

A television presenter in Kuwait was reportedly fired on air, minutes before the live show she was hosting was to end. According to some reports, Amal Al Awadhi may have been let go after state-run Kuwait Television (KTV1) received angry complaints over the clothes she was wearing onair. Ms Al Awadhi took to social media […]