Tag Archives: 2014

All Set for Miss Universe Pageant; Where to Watch Live? Live Streaming Information; Top 5 Predictions

The Miss Universe beauty pageant will see all the 88 contestants vying for the top honour of being crowned Miss Universe 2014 in few minutes from now at Florida International University, Miami-Doral in Florida. The 63rd Annual Miss Universe Pageant will see outgoing Miss Univese Gabriela Isler from Venezuela, the third winner from the country in the last six years ...

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2014 Warmest Year on Record, Say NASA, NOAA; Global Warming on Rise?

For the last one decade, NASA has been reporting that the year that ended was the warmest in a century and continues to say again that the year 2014 ranks as Earth’s warmest since 1880, collaborating two reports by NASA and National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration (NOAA) scientists. The 10 warmest years, with the exception of 1998, have now occurred ...

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Top Six Heroines of 2014 in Bollywood

By Siddharth Jha  New Delhi, Dec 26 (IANS) Indian actresses were on a roll in 2014. Ranging from the serious to the dramatic, action-oriented to comic, Bollywood’s leading ladies vivified their personas with novel scripts and made the movie-viewing experience all the more thrilling and entertaining. Here is a list of the top female performers of 2014 in Bollywood: 1. ...

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Rosetta Landing on Comet Top Breakthrough of 2014

The landing of European Space Agency’s Rosetta spacecraft on a comet tops the list of 10 breakthroughs of 2014, the prestigious journal Science announced in its December issue. Rosetta and its lander module Philae made major headlines in November when Philae touched down on the surface of the speeding comet. The landing was rougher than expected as Philae bounced off ...

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2014 Yearend Review: ‘Bangalore Days’ Shows Way to Malayalam Films

Malayalam cinema has pushed the envelope content-wise. At the box-office, the films did fairly well compared to Telugu and Tamil industries. The biggest Malayalam hit of the year was Anjali Menon-directed “Bangalore Days”. “Most Malayalam films are produced under the budget of Rs.10 crore. Rarely will you find a film made on a higher budget,” distributor Arvind Nambiar told IANS. ...

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Yearend Review: Small was big for Tamil cinema in 2014

Small was big down south. Low budget films, which were high on creative content, emerged as the real winners in 2014. Offerings like “Yaamirukka Bayamey” and “Karthikeya” not only set the cash registers ringing but also spelt profit for the investors in the southern filmdom, which otherwise registered a mere five percent hits out of about 500 releases. Biggies like ...

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RBS Group fined $88 million for 2012 IT system failure incident

The Royal Bank of Scotland Group plc (RBS) announced on Friday that it has reached agreement with the Financial Conduct Authority (FCA) and Prudential Regulation Authority (“PRA”) in the United Kingdom for failings in relation to the 2012 I.T. incident. RBS has agreed a penalty of £42m with the FCA and £14m with the PRA. Both these payments are covered ...

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Flying Car Fantasy: Rival to terrafugia TF-X to be Displayed at Vienna Festival on Oct 29

Flying car that can be used by ordinary middle-class travellers is no longer a fantasy as Massachusetts-based Terrafugia is readying its flying car for sale in 2015 for $300,000 that can travel for 500 miles. Not leaving the race is a newcomer — Austria-based firm Slovakia Aeromobil that will display its proto-type “Flying Roadster” at the upcoming Pioneers Festival in ...

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Nobel Prize for 2014 Chemistry goes to US, German Scientists for research into nanoworld

The Royal Swedish Academy of Sciences has decided to award the Nobel Prize in Chemistry for 2014 to Eric Betzig of Janelia Farm Research Campus, Howard Hughes Medical Institute, Ashburn, VA, USA, and Stefan W. Hell, Max Planck Institute for Biophysical Chemistry, Göttingen, and German Cancer Research Center, Heidelberg, Germany and William E. Moerner of Stanford University, Stanford, CA, USA ...

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CLT20 2014 Match 12 Cape Cobras vs. Barbados Tridents: Preview, Prediction, Live Score, Live streaming Info

Cobras, Tridents in pursuit of first points, will take on each other today, Friday, in Match 12 of the Oppo CLT20 2014 at the Punjab Cricket Association Stadium in Mohali at 4 PM IST after lengthy breaks in their last fixtures. The Cape Cobras played two matches so far but have suffered a 33-run defeat in their rain-curtailed opening game ...

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KKR vs. Perth Scorchers – Watch CLT20 2014 Match Today: Preview, Prediction, Online Free Live Streaming Information

Kolkata Knight Riders will clash with Perth Scorchers in the 2014 Champions League T20 Group A clash at the Rajiv Gandhi International Stadium, Hyderabad today, Wednesday, September 24, 2014 at 8:00 PM IST. The match can be watched on Starsports, PTV, and ESPN in respective countries and for online access ESPN Cricinfo or Starsports.com. Preview: Kolkata Knight Riders with a ...

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Indian Economic Service/Indian Statistical Service Examination, 2014

On the basis of result of the written part of the Indian Economic Service/ Indian Statistical Service Examination, 2014 held by the Union Public Service Commission in May, 2014, the candidates as per the list of Roll Numbers have qualified for Interview/Personality Test:– The candidature of these candidates is Provisional subject to their being found eligible in all respects.  The ...

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‘Ek Villain’ 3-day Box Office Collections Cross Rs.50 crore, Second to Salman Khan’s ‘Jai Ho’

The three-day box office collections of Riteish-starrer “Ek Villain” gave Ekta Kapoor’s Balaji Films a mega hit this year with Rs.50.70 crore in just three days after its release on Friday. The film opened on Friday Rs. 16.72 crore, Saturday Rs. 16.54 crore and on Sunday collected Rs. 17.44 crore. One key factor was that it was released on 2,539 ...

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CBSE Class 12 Results are Out, Where to Check?

The Central Board of Secondary Education (CBSE) Class 12 results are out today. More than 10,00,000 students appeared in Class 12 exams this year, including 6,03,064 boys and 4,26,810 girls. The increase in the students saw 9.32% over last year when the total number of candidates who had registered for the Class 12 board exams was 9,42,035. The Class 12 ...

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CBSE to Declare Class 10 Results Country-wide at 4 PM Today; Where to Check?

The Central Board of Secondary Education (CBSE) has declared the results of Class 10 examinations for Chennai and Trivandrum region on Monday and the results for the rest of the country will be declared at 4 pm today, Tuesday, May 20, 2014. Students can check the result at: www.results.Nic.In, www.Cbseresults.Nic.In www.Cbse.Nic.In. The automated calling system or IVRS is available at ...

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I-League Champions Bengaluru FC player award goes to Osano

I-League champions Bengaluru FC gave a fitting end to what has been a historic season with the BFC Awards Night in Bangalore at a private ceremony. The awards, meant to recognise and reward some special performances within the club in its debut season, saw central defender Curtis Osano walk away Tuesday with the Players’ Player of the Year award while ...

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