Apollo 11 takes off.

    First landing on moon: Apollo 11 (AS-506) – with astronauts Neil A. Armstrong, Michael Collins, and Edwin E. Aldrin, Jr., aboard – was launched from Pad A, Launch Complex 39, KSC, at 9:32 a.m. EDT July 16, 1969.The Apollo 11 astronauts who became the first men to walk on the Moon, had split […]

Wimbledon 2012, Day 2 – Live: Rafael Nadal advances to second round

Wimbledon: Some action is taking place at the Centre Court. Rafael Nadal lost the first four games against Thomas Bellucci before he bounced back to win the next four. Tune in for the Live action at: Nadal vs Bellucci: Live »I Defending champion Petra Kvitova defeated Akgul Amanmuradova 6-4, 6-4 in her opening match at Wimbledon. […]

Sania, Somdev get wild cards for London Olympics

New Delhi: Indian tennis player Sania Mirza finally got a wildcard for 2012 London Olympics along with Rushmi Chakraborty in women’s doubles event. Somdev Devvarman, too, was given a wild card in men’s singles, thereby making it the largest tennis contingent ever fielded by India in Olympics. It was learnt that the All India Tennis […]

Sarabjit Singh to be released from Pakistan prison: Reports

Islamabad: Pakistani president Asif Ali Zardari has commuted the death sentence for Indian prisoner Sarabjit Singh. He is likely to be allowed to return to Punjab soon. He has spent 21 years on death row and is currently in a prison in Lahore. This May, he filed his fifth petition for clemency. India’s Minister for […]

Why Abu Jundal is a bigger catch than Kasab…

New Delhi: It has been a day since the news of Abu Jundal’s arrest came to light. As security agencies interrogate him and seek more details about the 26/11 Mumbai terror attacks, it is being claimed that Abu Jundal alias Sayeed Zabiuddin Ansari alias Abu Hamza (the man has at least 10 aliases) might prove […]