Friday 24 May, 2019

SC suggests Sunil Gawasker as interim prez of BCCI

NEW DELHI: The Supreme Court of India on Thursday proposed former India captain Sunil Gavaskar as the interim president of the Board of Control for Cricket in India (BCCI. The Court asked N.Sreenivasan to step down from the post of BCCI president till the final verdict on the IPL spot-fixing scam is pronounced. Mr.Sreenivasan, who on Wednesday took a reluctant stand, today informed the court th More...


Wednesday,March 26th, 2014 284 Viewers

Won\'t resign, no one can force me for the same too : Sreenivasan

Mumbai: The BCCI president N.Sreenivasan today said that he won't step down from the post till the SC verdict on IPL scandal is out. "No one can force me out of BCCI. I have done nothing wrong", he added. Earlier today, BCCI vice-presid More...

Wednesday,March 26th, 2014 344 Viewers

Indian Mujahideen\'s (IM) chief held from Bihar

Patna: The Delhi Police Special Cell on Tuesday arrested Indian Mujahideen's (IM) chief of India operation Tehseen Akhtar alias Monu from Samasthipur near here. Tehseen Akhtar, who was wanted in several terror attack cases, belongs to the Da More...

Wednesday,March 26th, 2014 442 Viewers

Alagiri expelled from DMK

Chennai: The DMK has expelled party chairman M Karunanidhi's son and former union minister M K Alagiri from the party for his anti-party activities. Alagiri was earlier suspended from the party for the same and denied a ticket for the Lok Sabha e More...

Monday,March 24th, 2014 367 Viewers

Chinese Airforce plane spots debris of missing flight in Indian Ocean

New Delhi: It has been reported that a Chinese Airforce plane has spotted an object in Indian ocean -the area where satellite images indicated possible debris from MH370. The 'potential ' debris was spotted by the Chinese flight in a search c More...

Sunday,March 23rd, 2014 285 Viewers

Four Indian Mujahideen terrorists held

New Delhi: Four suspected Indian Mujahideen activists, including a Pakistani national, were held from Rajasthan. The Special Cell of Delhi Police and the Rajasthan Police's Anti Terrorism Squad arrested the terrorists who were allegedly planni More...

Friday,March 21st, 2014 257 Viewers

Suresh Kalmadi to be contested independently

Pune: Congress leader and MP, Suresh Kalmadi will be contested as independent candidate from Pune LS constituency, reports said. He is getting ready for the same as the Congress had denied a seat to him following his involvement in Commonwealth games More...

Thursday,March 20th, 2014 397 Viewers

Khushwant Singh passes away

New Delhi: Wellknown Indian English writer and journalist Khushwant Singh passed away at his residence here today. He was 99. Kushwant Singh, son of Sir Sobha Singh-born in 1915 in Hadali which is in present Pakistan. After schooling he pursued his s More...

Tuesday,March 18th, 2014 3736 Viewers

Rumours on Euphorbia are baseless

Thiruvananthapuram: The State Health Department has clarified that the rumour that planting euphorbia in houses will lead to cancer is baseless. The Department has not appointed anyone to remove euphorbia plants from households, sources said. Earl More...

Saturday,March 15th, 2014 271 Viewers

EC notification for second, third phases are out

New Delhi: The Election Commission of India today issued notification for second and third phases of Lok Sabha polls to be held on April 9 and 10 in 93 constituencies across 18 states. In the second phase, polls will be conducted in Arunachal Prad More...

Saturday,March 15th, 2014 318 Viewers

US court issues arrest warrant against Devayani

Washington: Just two days after a New York court dismissed the visa fraud charges against Indian diplomat Devyani Khobragade, a US grand jury issued arrest warrant against her on same charges on Friday. The court order comes after considering a new 2 More...

Friday,March 14th, 2014 311 Viewers

P.C.George expresses dissatisfaction on Idukki issue

New Delhi: Expressing his dissatisfaction on the denial of Idukki seat to Kerala Congress (M), Government Chief Whip P C George today said that he will campaign for UDF candidate Dean Kuriakose only if he gets time. He also said that the situation in More...

Thursday,March 13th, 2014 507 Viewers

P.C.Chacko to contest from Thrissur Lok sabha Constituency again

New Delhi: The Congress High Command today decided to field senior party leader P.C.Chacko in Thrissur Lok sabha Constituency again. The High Command also urged the party activists to work together for Chacko ignoring factional rivalry. Earlier, the More...

Thursday,March 13th, 2014 403 Viewers

PT Thomas Out Of The Game

New Delhi: Reports form Congress circle hints that P.T.Thomas is exempted from the candidate list of Congress for the upcoming LS polls. Dean Kuriakose would replace him in Idukki in view of controversies that arose because of the Kasturirangan repor More...

Monday,March 10th, 2014 1619 Viewers

DMK releases Lok Sabha Election 2014 candidate list

Chennai: DMK today released its first list of candidates for the April 24 Lok Sabha polls in Tamil Nadu. The list of 35 candidates contains eight sitting members, including 2G spectrum scandal accused and former telecom ministers A Raja and Dayanidhi More...

Monday,March 10th, 2014 332 Viewers

Trial against sitting MPs and MLAs must be concluded in a year: SC

New Delhi: The Supreme Court today set a deadline for lower courts to complete trial in cases involving lawmakers within a year of framing of charges. The order was pronounced by a bench headed by Justice R M Lodha. The bench ordered that t More...

Saturday,March 8th, 2014 286 Viewers

India\'s Metroman backs Modi

New Delhi: India's 'Metro man' E Sreedharan came out in support of BJP's prime ministerial candidate Narendra Modi . Sreedharan said that he hope bold decisions under Modi's leadership will fasten government's decision-making More...

Saturday,March 8th, 2014 233 Viewers

Saina loses in quarters

Birmingham: India's Saina Nehwal lost to China's Shixian Wang in the women's singles quarter-final of All England Open Badminton Championships at the National Indoor Arena here on Friday. Saina was beaten by Shixian for direct sets. Score More...

Saturday,March 8th, 2014 453 Viewers

Equality for Women is Progress for All

"Equality for Women is Progress for All"-is the United Nations theme for International Women's Day 2014. The theme renders a wide meaning-but what's the status of females in this era of rapid change. Let's have a look...... H More...

Wednesday,March 5th, 2014 649 Viewers

LS poll dates announced

New Delhi: The Election Commission today announced the schedule for Lok Sabha polls 2014. The Chief Election Commissioner V S Sampath along with Election Commissioners H S Brahma and Dr Nasim Zaidi announced the election dates at a press conference h More...

Tuesday,March 4th, 2014 250 Viewers

Draft notification is ready, Kerala\'s demands considered: Environment secretary

New Delhi: The Union Environment Ministry has prepared the draft notification of the Kasturirangan report and sent it for the approval of the Law Ministry. The Environment Secretary said that Kerala's concerns have been considered in the same. Me More...

Monday,March 3rd, 2014 312 Viewers

Oscar 2014 - Gravity wins seven Oscars

Los Angeles: The 86th academy awards presented by the Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences (AMPAS) announced at Dolby Theatre at Hollywood here today. The award ceremony was hosted by Ellen DeGeneres and number celebrities including Angelina J More...

Monday,March 3rd, 2014 312 Viewers

Oscar 2014 - 86th oscars announcement begins:Jared Leto best supporting actor

Los Angeles: The 86th academy award ceremony, presented by the Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences (AMPAS) hosted by Ellen DeGeneres began at Dolby Theatre at Hollywood here today. Jared Leto won the award for best actor in a Supporting More...

Monday,March 3rd, 2014 209 Viewers

Assent to Telengana bill. President\'s rule in force

NEW DELHI: The president Pranab Mukherjee gave assent to Telangana Bill today . He also signed the proclamation to impose president's rule in Andhra Pradesh as per the recommendation of union government following intense protests over the partiti More...

Saturday,March 1st, 2014 246 Viewers

Central cabinet decides to impose president\'s rule in Andhra

New Delhi: The Central government today decided to impose President's rule in Andhra Pradesh. The decision was taken in the Union Cabinet meeting held at Prime Minister's residence in New Delhi on Friday. It is after 41 years, President's More...

Saturday,March 1st, 2014 259 Viewers

Fuel prices hiked again

New Delhi: The fuel prices in the nation hiked again. Petrol price was raised by 60 paise /litre, without taxes, while the price of diesel was hiked by 50 paise / litre. The revised prices will came to effect from Friday midnight. Fuel prices were More...

Friday,February 28th, 2014 333 Viewers

Sahara group chief Subrata Roy surrenders

Lucknow: Sahara group chief Subrata Roy surrendered to the police here today. He has to be produced before the apex court on March 4. On Wednesday the Supreme Court had issued a non-bailable arrest warrant against Roy for failing to appear before it More...

Thursday,February 27th, 2014 405 Viewers

Sindhuratna Mishap : Two Navy Officials found dead

Mumbai: Two Navy officials who had gone missing in the mishap on board submarine INS Sindhuratna off Mumbai coast, were found dead.Those dead has been identified as of Lieutenant Commander Kapish Munwal and Lieutenant Manoranjan Kumar. The bodies More...

Thursday,February 27th, 2014 663 Viewers

Not 27 I\'m 31, Ramya corrects media

Hiding actual age is a trend in acting field for years. But Sandalwood actress cum Lok Sabha member Ramya is entirely different. He revealed her age on twitter recently. Ramya clarified that she is 31 years old correcting some media reports saying sh More...

Thursday,February 27th, 2014 349 Viewers

Sinduratna mishap: Navy Chief resigns

New Delhi: Indian Navy chief Admiral D.K. Joshi resigned on Wednesday taking the moral responsibility of the INS sinduratna mishap. On Wednesday seven sailors were injured and at least two went missing when smoke spread through a compartment in the I More...

 

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