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Hussey brothers help Australia level series

Hussey brothers help Australia level series

Adelaide: Twin half centuries from David Hussey (79) and elder brother Michael (75 not out) fashioned Australia's six-wicket victory against New Zealand in the fourth ODI as the hosts recorded their second successive win to level the five-match cricket series 2-2, in Adelaide on Tuesday. Chasing 245...

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Porn stops play

Porn stops play

New York: Snippets of pornography interrupted TV coverage of American football's Super Bowl match. Those watching a Tucson television station's broadcast of the game were given a 30-second segment of a woman performing a sex act on a man. KVOA TV said the viewers who watched the material were th...

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30 killed in Mogadishu fighting

30 killed in Mogadishu fighting

Mogadishu: Nearly 30 people were killed and many more wounded on Monday when the African Union (AU) peacekeeping forces opened fired on a minibus in the Somalian capital, an official said. "The forces (AU peacekeepers) came under a roadside bomb attack and one of their vehicles was hit, but unfortun...

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Rajapakse renews call for LTTE to surrender

Rajapakse renews call for LTTE to surrender

Colombo: Sri Lankan President Mahinda Rajapakse on Sunday renewed his call for Tamil Tiger rebels to surrender, the state radio announced here. The Sri Lanka Broadcasting Corporation said Rajapakse told a political rally on Sunday at the central town of Hanguranketha that all facilities would be mad...

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One in five US teens has had tech-sex

One in five US teens has had tech-sex

Washington: Most of the youngsters in America say tech-sex could have "serious negative consequences" on them. However, a poll shows that one in five US teens has sent nude or partially clothed images of themselves to someone by email or mobile phone and twice as many have sent sexually suggestive...

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Chappell wants Symonds out

Chappell wants Symonds out

Melbourne: Former Australian captain Ian Chappell is dead against recalling Andrew Symonds back in the Australian side and feels if selected the troubled all-rounder will be a huge distraction for the national team which is already passing through a crisis in recent times. Bindra awarded Padma Bhus...

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Israel expels Venezuelan diplomats

Israel expels Venezuelan diplomats

Jerusalem: Israel has expelled all diplomatic staff from the Venezuelan embassy in response to a similar action by the South American state earlier this month, the Jerusalem Post reported on Wednesday. The expulsion order was issued on Tuesday, and the Venezuelan diplomats have to leave the Jewish s...

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93-year-old man gets jail for incest

93-year-old man gets jail for incest

Ottawa: A 93-year-old Canadian man was sentenced to two years in jail for sexually abusing his daughters some 50 years ago. Philippe Hamelin, who is deaf, nearly blind and suffers from a disease similar to Alzheimers, was allowed to serve his sentence in the community without going to jail, the Can...

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Dita Von Teese to strip again

Dita Von Teese to strip again

Paris: Dita Von Teese is planning to strip again. The striptease queen would titillate French audiences at Paris's most famous nude revue, newspapers reported. The former wife of Marilyn Manson is slated for a two-week run at the Crazy Horse in the French capital. Dita will also be showing off her ...

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Israel begins withdrawal from Gaza

Israel begins withdrawal from Gaza

Jerusalem: The Israeli army on Sunday evening began withdrawing its troops from the Gaza Strip, hours after Hamas announced its one-week ceasefire plan. Footage of the Israeli TV Channel 10 showed that Israeli tanks and soldiers were moving towards the border from inside the Palestinian enclave. An ...

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