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Indian origin golfer Megha in surprise lead at US OpenRediff.com5 Jun 2021
Megha Ganne, a 17-year-old American amateur with Indian parentage, shocked the big names in women's golf by taking the lead in the first round of the US Women's Open at The Olympic Club in San Francisco.
Tennis: Barty sets up Sabalenka final in MadridRediff.com7 May 2021
Hewitt defers Hall of Fame induction due to travel restrictions
Bharat Biotech has two more Covid vaccines in pipelineRediff.com16 Jan 2021
First a scientist and then a businessman, founder chairman Krishna Ella quit his faculty position at the Medical University of South Carolina in Charleston, United States, in 1996 to return to India.
Nikki Haley invokes her Indian roots, says America is not racistRediff.com25 Aug 2020
Haley warned Americans that a Biden-Harris administration would lead the country on the path of socialism, which has failed everywhere in the world.
Djokovic announces Balkan region series, Thiem joinsRediff.com23 May 2020
Kenin, Andreescu to be part of team event in Charleston in June
Superb September in imagesRediff.com1 Oct 2019
From Hurricane Dorian to Hong Kong protests to Prime Minister Narendra Modi's mega event in Houston, Texas, United States -- these are the big moments that shaped the month of September.
French Open PIX: Nadal, Djokovic advance; Wozniacki outRediff.com27 May 2019
Claycourt master Rafael Nadal quickly adapted to his new surroundings at Roland Garros with a 6-2, 6-1, 6-3 demolition of German qualifier Yannick Hanfmann in the first round of the French Open on Monday.
Roundup: Muguruza retains Monterrey title as injured Azarenka retiresRediff.com8 Apr 2019
Spain's Garbine Muguruza successfully defended her Monterrey Open title on Sunday when Victoria Azarenka retired injured from her first WTA singles final in three years.
Sports Shorts: Why training in India was always Plan B for BindraRediff.com7 Apr 2019
A summary of sports events and persons who made news on Saturday
Tennis round-up: Sakkari beats defending champion Bertens at CharlestonRediff.com5 Apr 2019
On a day when top seed Sloane Stephens survived a scare before beating Ajla Tomljanovic 4-6, 6-4, 6-4, Sakkari showcased supreme court coverage skills throughout her almost two-hour match against Bertens.
Tennis Round-up: Seeds struggle at Charleston OpenRediff.com4 Apr 2019
Sixth seed Elise Mertens fell to Kaia Kanepi 0-6, 6-0, 7-5 and seventh seed Julia Goerges lost to American Taylor Townsend 6-4, 7-6(0).
Charleston Open: Bencic, Ostapenko ease into second roundRediff.com2 Apr 2019
Bencic broke Aiava at love to open the match, one of the six break points she converted, and was never really tested as the 18-year-old Australian made 24 unforced errors.
Tennis Roundup: Muguruza falls to Sabalenka in Beijing 2nd RdRediff.com2 Oct 2018
Former world number one Garbine Muguruza was beaten 7-5, 6-4 by Aryna Sabalenka in the China Open second round on Tuesday while an ailing Jelena Ostapenko lost 6-0, 6-0 to Wang Qiang.
Double blow to Trump as ex-aides face prison for multiple financial crimesRediff.com22 Aug 2018
The extraordinary admission on Tuesday came the same day as Trump's former campaign chairman, Paul Manafort, was convicted of five counts of tax fraud, two counts of bank fraud and one count of failure to disclose a foreign bank account. The jury was unable to reach a verdict on the remaining 10 counts, and the judge declared a mistrial on those charges.
Tennis: Konta, Barty cruise to victory at NottinghamRediff.com14 Jun 2018
Defending champion Donna Vekic, of Croatia, earned a hard-fought win over British wild card Gabriella Taylor 7-5, 5-7, 7-6(3).
Like idol Nadal, Kasatkina shows she too can fight like an animalRediff.com1 Jun 2018
A vicious topspin forehand modelled on her idol Rafael Nadal's weapon-of-choice got Daria Kasatkina out of a spot of bother in a topsy-turvy third-round match against Maria Sakkari at the French Open on Friday.
Former US First Lady Barbara Bush passes awayRediff.com18 Apr 2018
She is survived by her husband, ex-US Presdient George Herbert Walker Bush, five children -- including former President George W. Bush -- 17 grandchildren and seven great-grandchildren.
Why this tennis player is suing WTA, ITFRediff.com10 Apr 2018
Madison Brengle filed a lawsuit against the Women's Tennis Association and the International Tennis Federation on Monday seeking damages for injuries she says were caused by the repeated drawing of blood for anti-doping tests.
PHOTOS: Raonic sets up Del Potro semis; Halep and Venus crash outRediff.com17 Mar 2018
The Canadian's win sets up a semi-final clash with Del Potro on Saturday that will pit power against power.
TVS heiress Lakshmi Venu ties knot with tech entrepreneurRediff.com8 Mar 2018
Lakshmi Venu, granddaughter of T S Srinivasan (TVS) and A Sivasailam (The Amalgamations Group), is managing director of Sundaram Clayton Limited (SCL) and director of TAFE Motors and Tractors Limited (TMTL).
Trump meets Vegas shooting victims, refuses to speak on gun control lawsRediff.com5 Oct 2017
Trump said the Americans defied death and hatred with love and courage and thanked the first responders on the behalf of the "grateful nation".
All you need to know about US Open champ Sloane StephenRediff.com10 Sep 2017
Factbox on American Sloane Stephens, who beat compatriot Madison Keys 6-3 6-0 to win her first U.S. Open singles title on Saturday:
All you need to know about French Open champ Jelena OstapenkoRediff.com10 Jun 2017
Factbox on Latvian Jelena Ostapenko, who beat Romania's Simona Halep 4-6 6-4 6-3 to win the French Open on Saturday and claim her first grand slam title:
Meet the French Open women's finalistsRediff.com9 Jun 2017
A look at the form and previous records of Latvia's Jelena Ostapenko and Romanian Simona Halep ahead of the French Open final on Saturday
Women's tennis comes of age as youngsters battle to keep upRediff.com26 May 2017
With five of the top 10 in the current rankings aged 28 or older, form suggests another pair of seasoned campaigners could contest the title match at the French Open, which starts in Paris on Sunday.
Hope. Resilience. Gratitude: Sheryl Sandberg's lessons for gradsRediff.com17 May 2017
'You will have good days and you will have hard days.' 'Go through all of them together.' 'Seek shared experiences with all kinds of people.' 'Build shared hope in the communities you join and the communities you form.' 'And above all, find gratitude for the gift of life itself and the opportunities it provides for meaning, for joy, and for love.'
Jeremy McLellan: The comedian who took on gau rakshaksRediff.com13 May 2017
The American funnyman speaks to Ranjita Ganesan about his first brush with 'Hindutva trolls' and regular run-ins with Trump trolls.
Sports Shots: Barca star Rafinha set to miss crucial monthRediff.com4 Apr 2017
A summary of sports stories from across the globe
Khalid Masood is a product of the West, not IslamRediff.com28 Mar 2017
'Did Islam kill those five people in London?' 'Or did one wacko individual do them in?' asks Vaihayasi Pande Daniel.
You made me a better man: Obama in thank you letter to AmericaRediff.com20 Jan 2017
Obama said he has seen the American people, in all their decency, determination, good humour, and kindness.
7 Obama speeches that made us go 'wow'Rediff.com11 Jan 2017
Few leaders have been more defined by their speeches as the current leader of the free world.
What's so magical about this tiny island in Kerala?Rediff.com30 Nov 2016
To be at Kakkathuruthu when the sun sets, according to National Geographic, is a surreal experience. Ambassador T P Sreenivasan tells us how the tiny island gradually charmed him.
Nikki Haley likely to be Secretary of State in Trump's cabinetRediff.com17 Nov 2016
Trump's transition team spokesman Sean Spicer listed Haley as one of the candidates.
80 weeks and counting... it's the kind of stuff dreams are made of: SaniaRediff.com20 Oct 2016
After achieving the rare feat of being the World No. 1 in women's doubles for 80 consecutive weeks, Indian tennis star Sania Mirza has said it was very satisfying to be bracketed with the legends of the game.
Here's why Sania-Martina split...Rediff.com11 Aug 2016
Sania Mirza and Martina Hingis on Thursday claimed that the decision to end their astonishing partnership was due to the failure to achieve the "desired results" and added they would play together one last time in the season-ending WTA Finals in October.
Sania Mirza, Martina Hingis part waysRediff.com9 Aug 2016
The Indian tennis ace will team up with Barbora Strycova of the Czech Republic, while Martina to pair with Coco Vandeweghe of the United States.
From 'likable enough' to lovefest: Obama and Clinton through the yearsRediff.com28 Jul 2016
Take a look back at the two politicos over the years.
Why 'SanTina Slam' dream shattered on clayRediff.com31 May 2016
For all their success together, the red dirt isn't Sania Mirza and Martina Hingis' most favourite surface.
How the 'outsider' factor led US to the Trump conundrumRediff.com11 May 2016
Trump is the first nominee of a major party in over a century to have no experience whatsoever of any political, administrative or military office.
WTA Rankings: Serena still on topRediff.com12 Apr 2016
American tennis ace Serena Williams has maintained her No 1 spot, while German Angelique Kerber has slipped to the third in the latest women's tennis world rankings issued by the WTA.