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Out of Africa

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The most acclaimed motion picture of 1985 stars Robert Redford and Meryl Streep in one of the screen’s great epic romances. Directed by Oscar winner Sydney Pollack, Out of Africa is the fascinating true story of Karen Blixen, a strong-willed woman who, with her philandering husband (Klaus Maria Brandauer), runs a coffee… Continue reading Out of Africa

Deepika won’t perform at India-South Africa match

deepika in match 150x150 Deepika won’t perform at India South Africa matchThe title track of the film “Dum Maaro Dum” will be launched during the crucial India-South Africa match in Nagpur Saturday, but actress Deepika Padukone, who features in the song, will not perform at the event. More than 45,000 people are expected to attend the match at the Vidarbha Cricket Association Stadium, so Sippy had [...] Continue reading Deepika won’t perform at India-South Africa match

England face stern test against South Africa

tfe no thumb England face stern test against South AfricaEngland face a test of character when they take on South Africa in a crucial Group B fixture of the ICC Cricket World Cup here Sunday. Placed fourth in the group after a shock defeat to Ireland Wednesday, England’s collective morale and confidence are probably at their lowest despite assertions to the contrary from some [...] Continue reading England face stern test against South Africa

Centuries from Amla, De Villiers power South Africa to 351/5

world cup45789 150x150 Centuries from Amla, De Villiers power South Africa to 351/5Centuries from Hashim Amla and AB de Villiers helped South Africa recover from a slow start and score 351 for five against the Netherlands in a Group B match of the World Cup here Thursday. Amla (113) and de Villiers (134) were involved in a record 221-run stand for the third wicket after South Africa [...] Continue reading Centuries from Amla, De Villiers power South Africa to 351/5

India suffer a humiliating 135 run loss against South Africa

suresh raina 150x150 India suffer a humiliating 135 run loss against South AfricaIndia suffered a crushing 135 runs loss against South Africa in the first One-day International at the Kingsmead Stadium here Wednesday. The result comes as a rude shock for the Indian cricket selectors, who in a few days time will be declaring the squad for the World Cup that would be held in the sub-continent [...] Continue reading India suffer a humiliating 135 run loss against South Africa