NEW YORK - An Indian American man, with the help of his son, has invented a snowmelt system that helps melt snow an inch and half per hour, the media reported on Thursday. Raj Parikh, who has lived at the New Jersey house in the US since 1980, has radically redesigned it in accordance with the nature, calling it as the “Zenesis House”, hardly had to do any shovelling in the last week's snow blizzard in the country.
MELBOURNE - Australia's experienced all-rounder Shane Watson believes his compatriot Steve Smith and India batsman Virat Kohli have a big but healthy rivalry between them to be the most incredible batsman in the world at the moment. After beating India in the five-match One-Day International (ODI) series 4-1, the hosts find themselves in a tough situation as they trail 0-1 in the three-match Twenty20 International series...
NEW DELHI - Indian tennis players Sania Mirza and Rohan Bopanna won their opening round matches to advance to the second round at the Australian Open here on Thursday. The star pair of Sania Mirza and Martina Hingis maintained their incredible winning streak to advance to the women's doubles second round with a straight sets victory on Show Court 3 at the Melbourne Park. The Indo-Swiss combination got the...
MELBOURNE - Russian tennis star Maria Sharapova said on Monday she hoped match-fixing does not exist in the sport of tennis, which to her personally always "meant a lot more than money." The BBC reported earlier on Monday that over the last decade players, who had been ranked among the world’s top 50, including winners of Grand Slam titles, were involved in match-fixing, reports Tass.
KOLKATA - Former Indian batting great V.V.S. Laxman's epic knock of 281 against Australia at Eden Gardens here in 2001 has been rated as the greatest Test performance of the last 50 years. The honour was bestowed upon the Hyderabadi by his fellow players, commentators and journalists in a poll published in the January issue of ESPN's digital magazine, the Cricket Monthly. In the astonishing Test match,