Daily Archives: April 7, 2017

IPL: Gujarat vs Kolkata first innings scoreboard

Rajkot, April 7: The following is the first innings scoreboard of the Indian Premier League (IPL) match between Gujarat Lions and Kolkata Knight Riders...

Raina half-century helps Gujarat post 183/4 against Kolkata

Rajkot, April 7: Skipper Suresh Raina led from the front with a half century while Dinesh Karthik added the fireworks later on as Gujarat...

Australian pacer Hilfenhaus included in Delhi Daredevils squad

New Delhi, April 7: Australian fast bowler Ben Hilfenhaus has been roped in by Delhi Daredevils as a replacement for South African batsman J.P....

Vidarbha cricket body first BCCI unit to receive annual funds

Mumbai, April 7: The Board of Control for Cricket in India (BCCI) on Friday announced that the Vidarbha Cricket Association (VCA) will become its...

Kenya’s Olympic marathon champ Sumgong tests positive to banned drugs

Nairobi, April 7: Kenya's athletics fans expressed shock and disappointment on Friday after receiving the news that Olympic Marathon champion Jemima Sumgong had failed...

India Baja Rally flagged off from Jaisalmer

Jaisalmer, April 7: The India Baja 2017 is all set to roll with the ceremonial flag off ceremony held for the second edition of...

IPL-10: KKR elect to field vs Lions

Rajkot, April 7: Kolkata Knight Riders (KKR) skipper Gautam Gambhir won the toss and elected to field against Gujarat Lions (GL) in the third...

Thompson, Kyrgios give Australia 2-0 lead over US in Davis Cup

Brisbane, April 7: Jordan Thompson and Nick Kyrgios gave Australia a 2-0 lead over the United States in their Davis Cup tennis quarter-final tie...

ONGC expedition embarks on Mt Everest mission

Kathmandu, April 7: An 11-member ONGC Everest Expedition Team left here on Friday for Namche Bazar in their mission to scale Mount Everest, the...

NBA launches network of international basketball schools

Mumbai, April 7: The National Basketball Association (NBA) on Friday announced the launch of NBA Basketball School, a network of tuition-based development programmes around...

Liverpool’s Mane ruled out for rest of season

Liverpool, April 7: Liverpool head coach Jurgen Klopp on Friday said that forward Sadio Mane will miss the rest of the English football season...

Ramanathan gives India winning start in Davis Cup tie vs Uzbekistan

Bengaluru, April 7 : Promising tennis player Ramkumar Ramanathan helped India get off to a winning start with a 3-1 triumph over Uzbekistan's Temur...

Shuttler Jayaram too exits Malaysia Open

Kuching (Malaysia), April 7: Shuttler Ajay Jayaram lost to South Korean fifth seed Son Wan Ho in the men's singles quarter-finals to bring an...

India rejects Canadian provincial assembly motion

New Delhi, April 7 (IANS) India on Friday rejected a motion passed in a Canadian provincial assembly that described the 1984 anti-Sikh riots as...

Smith is in outstanding form at the moment, says Ganguly

Kolkata, April 7: Rising Pune Supergiant and Australia skipper Steve Smith is in the form of his life, former India captain Sourav Ganguly said...

Congress expels Tripura ex-CM for anti-party activities

Agartala, April 7 (IANS) Veteran Congress leader and former Tripura Chief Minister Samir Ranjan Barman was expelled from the party, it announced here on...

‘No proposal for doing away with buddy system in army’

New Delhi, April 7 (IANS) There is no proposal for doing away with the 'Sahayak' or 'Buddy' system in the Indian Army, Minister of...

Sushma Swaraj calls on Bangladesh PM

New Delhi, April 7 (IANS) External Affairs Minister Sushma Swaraj called on visiting Bangladesh Prime Minister Sheikh Hasina here on Friday."First engagement for the...

Mamata warns BJP not to mix politics with religion

Kolkata, April 7 (IANS) Asserting that politics and religion should not be mixed, West Bengal Chief Minister Mamata Banerjee on Friday took a dig...

64th National Film Awards: Regional cinema outshines Bollywood

New Delhi, April 7 : In a turnaround from last year, regional cinema talent dominated Bollywood presence in the winners' list of the 64th...

Canadian PM to visit India soon: Envoy

New Delhi, April 7 (IANS) With India-Canada ties "blooming and thriving", Canadian Prime Minister Justin Trudeau is expected to visit India either late this...

SC seeks 6 states’ response on cow vigilantes

New Delhi, April 7 (IANS) The Supreme Court on Friday sought responses from six states on a plea that has sought curbs on self-appointed...

Opposition demands Rajnath’s statement on Alwar lynching

New Delhi, April 7 (IANS) There was ruckus in the Rajya Sabha on Friday over cow vigilantes lynching a Muslim man in Rajasthan's Alwar...

Archivist P.K. Nair deserves Padma Bhushan, says Vidhu Vinod Chopra

Mumbai, April 7 : Filmmaker Vidhu Vinod Chopra feels that legendary archivist P.K. Nair deserves a Padma Bhushan because his work has been great...

IPL: Pune, Punjab aim to outwit each other

Indore, April 7: After clinching their thrilling opening tie against Mumbai Indians, a confident Rising Pune Supergiant (RPS) will be eyeing another win when...

Nine-member team lead by Kamal for Asian TT meet

New Delhi, April 7: A nine-member Indian team, led by national champions Achanta Sharath Kamal and Madhurika Patkar, will participate in the Asian Championships...

Dhoni reprimanded for IPL Code of Conduct breach

Pune, April 7: Rising Pune Supergiant wicket-keeper Mahendra Singh Dhoni was on Friday reprimanded by the match referee for breaching the Indian Premier League...

I-League: Shivajians look to continue winning ways against Lajong

Pune, April 7: DSK Shivajians will look to continue their winning momentum when they take on Shillong Lajong in an I-League football encounter here...

Innovative shot-making comes naturally to me, says de Villiers

Bengaluru, April 7: South African ace batsman AB de Villiers, who has in his repertoire many shots that cannot be found in any cricket...

UK ‘fully supports’ US strike in Syria

London, April 7 (IANS) The UK government on Friday said it "fully supports" the US missile strike against an air base in Syria in...

World sees record investments in renewables, says report

ArrayNew Delhi, April 7 (IANS) With the cost of clean technology continues to fall, the world added record levels of renewable energy capacity in...

Indians prefer Xiaomi over Samsung, Apple: Report

New Delhi, April 7 (IANS) Xiaomi has become the most preferred smartphone upgrade choice for Indian consumers in 2017, beating popular brands like Samsung...

Glad to make comeback with Majid Majidi’s film: Sharada

Mumbai, April 7 : Veteran southern actress G.V. Sharada, who is returning to face the arc lights after 15 years, is glad to make...

National Award well deserved for ‘Shivaay’: Ajay Devgn

Mumbai, April 7 : Bollywood actor-filmmaker Ajay Devgn, whose production and directorial venture "Shivaay" has got the National Film Award for Best Visual Effects,...

Hansal Mehta ‘disappointed’ over ‘Aligarh’ snub at National Awards

Mumbai, April 7 : Filmmaker Hansal Mehta says it's disappointing that his critically acclaimed film "Aligarh" was not considered worthy of an honour at...

Sitharaman urges luxury sector to help Indian artisans

New Delhi, April 7 (IANS) The central government on Friday asked the luxury industry to recognise the work of Indian artisans and help them...

Dog may help protect kids from allergies, obesity

Toronto, April 7 : Having a furry friend at home may lead to reduced risk of allergy and obesity in children, suggests a new...

Russia condemns US air strike, suspends deal on flight safety in Syria

Moscow, April 7 (IANS) Russia on Friday condemned US cruise missile strikes on a Syrian military target and suspended a deal with the US...

‘Kejriwal shattered my dream’: Hazare’s cry of anguish

Ralegan-Siddhi (Maharashtra), April 7 (IANS) Veteran anti-corruption crusader Kisan Baburao alias Anna Hazare said on Friday that he was pained to read about the...

Bangladesh PM arrives, Modi welcomes her

New Delhi, April 7 (IANS) Bangladesh Prime Minister Sheikh Hasina arrived here on Friday on a four-day visit, and was received by Prime Minister...

Water level of major reservoirs goes down by 1%: Ministry

New Delhi, April 7 (IANS) The water storage available in 91 major reservoirs across the country went down by one per cent, the Water...

Air India lifts ban on Shiv Sena MP

New Delhi, April 7 (IANS) Air India on Friday lifted its ban on Shiv Sena MP Ravindra Gaikwad, whose flight bookings had been cancelled...

Won’t interfere in Uttarakhand national anthem, song decision: BJP

New Delhi, April 7 (IANS) The Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) on Friday said it will not interfere in the Uttarakhand government's move making singing...

BJP demands CBI probe into AAP irregularities

New Delhi, April 7 (IANS) The BJP on Friday demanded a CBI probe into the alleged AAP irregularities mentioned in the Shunglu Committee report...

Republican lawmakers praise Syria strike

Washington, April 7 (IANS) US Senate and House Republicans supported Donald Trump's decision to strike against the Syrian government, but cautioned the President against...
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