South Africa beat Zimbabwe by 62 runs

Match 3: South Africa  vs Zimbabwe  in Hamilton. South Africa 339-4 (50 overs): Miller 138*, Duminy 115*; Zimbabwe 277 (48.2 overs): H Masakadza 80, Chibhabha 64. South Africa won by 62 runs. David Miller (138 not out off 92 balls) and Duminy (115 not out from 100) came together at 83-4 and made a record one-day…

Finch, Marsh stars in Aussie win

World Cup Cricket 2015, 49 matches, 14 teams, over 2 billion fans. Match Two Australia vs England at Melbourne  Australia 342 for 9 (Finch 135, Maxwell 66, Bailey 55, Finn 5-71) beat England 231 (Taylor 98*, Marsh 5-33) by 111 runs Finn finished the innings with five wickets and England’s first ODI hat-trick in nearly five years for…

Kiwis trounce Sri Lanka in World Cup Cricket 2015 opener

New Zealand beats Sri Lanka by 98 runs  Match One:-  New Zealand vs Sri Lanka at Hagley. New Zealand beats Sri Lanka by 98 runs. Co-hosts New Zealand flexed their muscles by earning a convincing 98-run victory over 2011 finalists Sri Lanka in the ICC World Cup opener at the Hagley Oval here Saturday. After…

208 private jets chartered for extravagant Indian wedding!

A lavish week-long wedding of Sanjay  –  son of British based Indian billionaire Gopuchand Hinduja who is worth £12bn and  whose businesses include finance, defence, oil and It sectors and Anusuya  Mahtani, a fashion designer, was attended by 16,000 guests “ferried” in 208 private jets.  The extravagant celebrations began in Mumbai’s Taj Mahal Palace  hotel…

HAPPY VALENTINE’S DAY – MAKE LOVE NOT WAR!

How will you spend yours? Valentines Day is not always happy for some people – take this couple on the left in the paintings entitled “Anatomy of a Relationship”. They’ve both seen better days together – sometime in the distant hazy past.  But for the happy couples who are in love, falling in love, entwined…

United Airlines cancels thousands of bargain tickets after computer glitch!

A computer glitch which allowed transatlantic flights tickets to be bought for extremely low prices, forced United Airlines to cancel thousands of bookings. The glitch, first spotted by money saving site DansDeals, caused first and business class tickets sold through the airline’s Danish website to be drastically mispriced. For instance, a round trip from Heathrow to…

Intercity train derails kills 12 and 100 injured in southern India

Ernakulam bound Intercity train from Bengaluru in Southern India, derailed and killed 12 passengers died and over 100 injured. Nine coaches of (Train no. 12677) jumped rails at  Belagondapalli near Anekal town on the city’s outskirts around 7.35 a.m, after a boulder might have fallen on the track. The train departed from Bengaluru’s main city…

Chili peppers and their extracts could prevent weight gain

There is good news for those who find it hard to resist fatty foods. An ingredient found in chili peppers could help you prevent weight gain after eating a high-fat diet, a study involving an Indian researcher has found. Pure Capsaicin (/ 8-methyl-N-vanillyl-6-nonenamide) is a  Hydrophobic, odourless and colourless crystalline-waxy compound which is also a vital ingredient…