London, Aug 25 : England cricketer Ian Bell is happy to have Alex Hales on board, and he is willing to give up his one day international opener slot for him. Read more »
Washington, Aug 25 : Thailand's coup leader Gen. Prayuth Chan-ocha has been endorsed as the country's 29th prime minister by King Bhumibol Adulyadej.
Gen. Prayuth received the royal command to hold the prime ministerial office at the army's headquarters in Bangkok.
Dressed in a ceremonial white uniform with gold-colored braid, Gen. Prayuth was accompanied by his wife, key bureaucrats and junta members, the Wall Street Journal reports.
The junta leader was sworn-in as the country's prime minister four days after members of the military-appointed legislature elected the general as the new premiere following a vote.
London, Aug 25 : Royal former chef has recently accused Princess Diana's brother Earl Spencer, for not taking care of her grave, it has been reported.
Darren McGrady posted several pictures of Lady Diana's memorial, and wrote "Sad to see Earl Spencer @AlthorpEstate has neglected Princess Diana's resting place", the Daily Express reported.
Johannesburg, Aug 25 : 17 Grand Slam title holder Roger Federer is looking forward to mark the 10th anniversary of his first US Open title with a sixth triumph in New York and become the oldest Grand Slam champion in more than 40 years. Read more »
London, Aug 25 : Prince Harry's ex Chelsy Davy may soon announce her engagement to society jeweller Charles Goode , according to the reports.
Sources revealed that the couple has been away on a romantic getaway in Africa and Goode was planning on proposing the 28-year-old lawyer on holiday, the Daily Express reported.
London: Actor Leslie Phillips is recuperating in hospital after he suffered a minor stroke during a bus journey.
The 90-year-old `Carry On` star experienced pain in his arm, while he was travelling home with wife Zara after a shopping trip, reports suggest.
Johannesburg, Aug 25 : World number one Novak Djokovic, the 2011 champion and who has featured in the last four finals, heads into the US Open with two dispiriting third round losses in Toronto and Cincinnati. Read more »
London: Rapper Lil Wayne has been honoured with the Songwriter of the Year prize at the Broadcast Music, Inc R&B/Hip-Hop Awards.
Wayne won the trophy at the music industry event which celebrates the songwriters, producers and publishers of the most-performed R&B/hip-hop songs of the previous year, suggest reports.
Washington, Aug 25 : Researchers have identified the area of brain that is involved in multitasking and how people can train it to be better at the skill.
The findings by the IUGM Institut universitaire de geriatrie de Montreal and the University of Montreal are important because they might help scientists develop better targeted cognitive stimulation programs or improve existing training programs.
New York, Aug 25 : Russian President Vladimir Putin's staff has reportedly bought more than a million bottles of wine from Europe, amid fears the country could soon be banned from importing it.
Morrell and Company Wine's Douglas Fauth said that there are vast amounts of the great wines of the world and there is nothing to be concerned about, the New York Post reported.
Crush Wines' Ian McFadden said that he has not seen any kind of run on Russian people buying anything particular in any massive quantities. (ANI)
London, Aug 25 : Former Everton winger Kevin Kilbane feels that Italian striker Mario Balotelli will make an immediate impact at Liverpool. Read more »
Los Angeles: `The Vampire Diaries` star Ian Somerhalder is reportedly very serious for `Twilight` star Nikki Reed, whom he started dating a month ago.
The couple, who have tried to keep their relationship under wraps barring a few public appearances together, cannot get enough of each other, reported a magazine.
The pair attended Heifer International`s Beyond Hunger Gala in Beverly Hills on Friday, where Somerhalder, 35, was honoured.
Washington, Aug 25 : Facebook and Twitter are set to cover the upcoming Emmy Awards and the vent will become the most "social" awards ever.
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