• May 25, 2017
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Articles by Balaram Menon

  • Taiwan war games simulate China invasion
    22 minutes ago Balaram Menon
    Taiwan forces simulate an invasion by China as part of live-fire war games against a backdrop of rising tensions with Beijing
  • The glamour girls of Bollywood who graced the red carpet at the 70th Cannes Film Festival
  • Manchester United gave its grieving home city a moment to cheer by winning the Europa League on Wednesday, beating Ajax 2-0 in the final thanks to goals by Paul Pogba and Henrikh Mkhitaryan.
  • Royals visit Chelsea Flower Show
    May 23, 2017 Balaram Menon
    Britain’s Queen Elizabeth II and Catherine, Duchess of Cambridge, give a tour of the displays at the Chelsea Flower Show and meet exhibitors
  • It’s bloom time at Chelsea
    May 23, 2017 Balaram Menon
    Horticulturists display their beautiful garden designs at the 104th edition of Chelsea Flower Show
  • What's new at UAE cinemas this week
    May 23, 2017 Balaram Menon
    A sneak peek into what's showing in theatres across the UAE this weekend
  • Trump’s address at the Arab Islamic-American Summit held in Riyadh was aimed squarely at rooting out terrorism
  • UAE top 10 movie countdown
    May 22, 2017 Balaram Menon
    A look at the top 10 movies showing across the UAE during the weekend as provided by VOX Cinemas
  • America’s most celebrated circus staged its final performance in New York
  • Real Madrid win their 33rd La Liga title and first for five years as Cristiano Ronaldo's 40th goal of the season helps seal a 2-0 victory at Malaga
  • Mumbai Indians won their third Indian Premier League title on Sunday, defeating Rising Pune Supergiant by just one run in a dramatic final which went to the last ball. Supergiant lost three wickets in the last over - bowled by Mitchell Johnson (3-26) - to be restricted to 128-6 after Mumbai Indians scored 129-8.
  • Juventus clinched a record sixth straight Serie A title with a 3-0 win over relegation-threatened Crotone in the penultimate round on Sunday.
  • Leg-spinner Karn Sharma claimed four wickets to lead Mumbai Indians into the Indian Premier League final after humbling Kolkata Knight Riders by six wickets in the second qualifier Friday. Sharma returned with figures of 4-16 to help bowl out Kolkata for 107, with Mumbai achieving the target in 14.3 overs and setting up a title clash with Rising Pune Supergiant.
  • Kolkata Knight Riders (KKR) captain Gautam Gambhir led from the front to knock defending champions Sunrisers Hyderabad out of the Indian Premier League (IPL) with a seven-wicket win and made to Qualifier 2 in a rain-interrupted eliminator clash held at the M. Chinnaswamy Stadium in Bengaluru on Thursday.
  • Rising Pune Supergiant rode on fine half-centuries from Manoj Tiwary and Ajinkya Rahane and impressive off-spin bowling from teenager Washington Sundar (3/16) to defeat Mumbai Indians by 20 runs in the first qualifier and enter the final of the Indian Premier League (IPL) on Tuesday.
  • What's new at UAE cinemas this week
    May 16, 2017 Balaram Menon
    A sneak peek into what's showing in theatres across the UAE this weekend