Daily Archives: April 13, 2017

IPL-10: Umesh four-for helps KKR restrict Kings XI to 170/9

Kolkata, April 13: Fit-again Kolkata Knight Riders (KKR) pacer Umesh Yadav started his Indian Premier League (IPL) campaign on a high by taking four...

Spark at Eden causes panic ahead of IPL game

Kolkata, April 13: There was panic at the Eden Gardens following a spark at an outdoor AC unit close to the press box ahead...

Shraddha, Monali set IPL opening ceremony on fire at Eden

Kolkata, April 13: Bollywood actress Shraddha Kapoor sent the crowd into raptures with her sizzling dance numbers while singer Monali Thakur performed her peppy...

Sindhu, Sai Praneeth advance at Singapore Open

Singapore, April 13: Star Indian shuttler P.V. Sindhu defeated Fitriani Fitriani of Indonesia to advance in the Singapore Open Superseries badminton tournament here on...

IPL-10: KKR elect to field against Kings XI

Kolkata, April 13: Kolkata Knight Riders (KKR) won the toss and opted to field against Kings XI Punjab in their first Indian Premier League...

Lack of IPL exposure reason for Pakistan’s 20th century cricket: Arthur

Lahore, April 13: Pakistan players' lack of exposure in the cash-rich Indian Premier League (IPL) is the reason behind their "20th century" brand of...

Gerrard likely to take on Liverpool Academy management role

London, April 13: Liverpool coach Jurgen Klopp on Thursday said club legend Steven Gerrard will likely take charge of an Academy team at Liverpool...

Leicester manager blames poor refereeing for Atletico loss

Madrid, April 13: Leicester City manager Craig Shakespeare rued poor decision-making by the referee after his team was defeated by Atletico Madrid in the...

Nita Ambani honours Mumbai Indians stars on 10th anniversary

Mumbai, April 13: Two-time Indian Premier League (IPL) champions Mumbai Indians (MI) honoured several former players and coaches during their 10th anniversary celebrations here.Former...

Uber resumes service in Taiwan after 2 months

Taipei, April 13 (IANS) Ride-hailing service Uber on Thursday announced its return to Taiwan, ending a two-month suspension after being hit with millions of...

Gayle, Pollard sign up for T20 Global Destination League

Johannesburg, April 13: West Indian power-hitters Chris Gayle and Keiron Pollard, along with England discard Kevin Pietersen are some of the big names to...

Enforcement Directorate raids tax professionals, CAs in Delhi

New Delhi, April 13 (IANS) The Enforcement Directorate (ED) on Thursday conducted massive searches against tax professionals and chartered accountants (CAs) here as part...

West Indian pacer Taylor reverses retirement decision

Trinidad, April 13: Less than a year since retiring from Test cricket, former West Indies pacer Jerome Taylor has made himself available for selection...

Kejriwal questions credibility of EC’s ‘open challenge’ to hack EVMs

New Delhi, April 13 (IANS) Delhi Chief Minister and Aam Aadmi Party (AAP) National Convenor Arvind Kejriwal on Thursday questioned the credibility of the...

Narayan Rane keeps all political options open

Mumbai, April 13 (IANS) Senior Congress leader and former Chief Minister Narayan T. Rane on Thursday dismissed all talk of him joining the Bharatiya...

Juventus forward Dybala renews contract until 2022

Turin, April 13: Juventus forward Paulo Dybala has renewed his contract with the club until June 2022, the Italian champions announced on Thursday."I've always...

It’s time people celebrated women for their strengths: Viraf

New Delhi, April 13 : Actor Viraf Patel says women should be celebrated for their strengths and all that they bring into people's lives...

‘Hyderabad’s founder Quli Qutub Shah was secular ruler’

Hyderabad, April 13 (IANS) Vice-President M. Hamid Ansari on Thursday said Hyderabad's founder Sultan Mohammad Quli Qutub Shah was a secular ruler.Delivering the first...

No compromise on Jadhav: Pakistan Army

Islamabad, April 13 (IANS) The Pakistani military made it clear on Thursday that it will not "compromise" on the death sentence awarded to alleged...

Juventus forward Dybala renews contract until-2022

Turin, April 13: Juventus forward Paulo Dybala has renewed his contract with the club until June 2022, the Italian champions announced on Thursday."I've always...

IPL-10: Fit-again Kohli key to RCB’s fortunes against Mumbai

Bengaluru, April 13: Royal Challengers Bangalore (RCB) will hope for a turnaround in fortunes with the return of their skipper Virat Kohli, who has...

Juventus forward Dybala renews contract until 2022

Turin, April 13: Juventus forward Paulo Dybala has renewed his contract with the club until June 2022, the Italian champions announced on Thursday."I've always...

Whoever wants ‘Azadi’, leave the country, says Gautam Gambhir

New Delhi, April 13: Indian cricketer Gautam Gambhir on Thursday backed paramilitary personnel who were manhandled by Kashmiri youths in a video which has...

AAP on verge of extinction, says BJP after Rajouri by-poll win

New Delhi, April 13 (IANS) Elated by its victory in Delhi's Rajouri Garden assembly by-polls, the BJP on Thursday said that people had given...

North Korea may have sarin-tipped missiles: Abe

Tokyo, April 13 (IANS) Japanese Prime Minister Shinzo Abe on Thursday said North Korea may already have the ability to fire ballistic missiles equipped...

4 arson cases against Khaleda Zia stayed

Dhaka, April 13 (IANS) The High Court on Thursday stayed the trial against opposition leader and BNP chairperson Khaleda Zia in four separate vandalism...

Tripura government to protest Centre stopping sugar subsidy

Agartala, April 13 (IANS) The ruling Left Front in Tripura has attacked the central government over the discontinuation of subsidy on sugar through the...

Jadhav is innocent, says India

New Delhi, April 13 (IANS) India said on Thursday that the alleged Indian spy sentenced to death in Pakistan was innocent of the charges...

Availability of cash in ATMs worsens in few cities: Survey

New Delhi, April 13 (IANS) It has been five months since demonetisation, and citizens by now had surely expected cash crunch and the situation...

Gujarat Lions eye win against Rising Pune Supergiant in IPL-10

Rajkot, April 13: After suffering two consecutive loses in their opening matches of the Indian Premier League (IPL), Gujarat Lions will look to turn...

IPL-10: RCB’s Kohli declared match fit for Mumbai Indians tie

Bengaluru, April 13: Royal Challengers Bangalore (RCB) on Thursday received a major shot in the arm after skipper Virat Kohli was declared match fit...

Tribute to SRK in San Francisco to be live streamed

Mumbai, April 13 : Bollywood superstar Shah Rukh Khan's conversation with Brett Ratner at the 60th San Francisco International Film Festival (SFIFF) will be...

Makarand Deshpande to voice villain’s character in ‘Hanuman Da Damdaar’

Mumbai, April 13 :Actor Makarand Deshpande has lent his voice to the character of Vishrava, the villainous character in Hanuman's life, in the forthcoming...

Whoever wants ‘Azadi’, leave the country, says Gambhir

New Delhi, April 13: Indian cricketer Gautam Gambhir on Thursday backed paramilitary personnel who were manhandled by Kashmiri youths in a video which has...

Jacqueline Fernandez enjoys being busy

Mumbai, April 13 : Actress Jacqueline Fernandez, who has a strong lineup of films this year, says that its a great feeling to be...

LTC fraud case accused wants to turn approver

New Delhi, April 13 (IANS) One of the accused in the Leave Travel Concession (LTC) fraud case against Rajya Sabha member Anil Kumar Sahani...

Protestors disrupt train movement in Bengal

Kolkata, April 13 (IANS) Rail traffic was disrupted in West Bengal's South 24 Parganas district on Thursday as hundreds of commuters blocked railway tracks...

Foreign agencies may have abducted ex-Army officer: Pakistan

Islamabad, April 13 (IANS) Without blaming India by name, Pakistan on Thursday said "foreign intelligence agencies" may have kidnapped a retired Pakistani Army officer...

Cooler heads must take charge in India, Pakistan: Daily

Islamabad, April 13 (IANS) Warning that the sentencing of an alleged Indian spy can cause "lasting harm" to India-Pakistan relations, a leading Pakistani daily...

Man dragged from United flight launches legal action

Washington, April 13 (IANS) A man dragged off an "overbooked" United Airlines flight in an incident which shocked the world has launched legal action...

Iris-integrated mobile devices can better address Aadhaar issues

New Delhi, April 13 (IANS) Unlike fingerprints showing high failure rates worldwide owing to wear and tear, iris-based smartphones are expected to be significantly...

Omega-6 fats may make girls lazy, up diabetes risk

Toronto, April 13 (IANS) Challenging the common perception, researchers led by one of Indian origin, have found that Omega-6 (n-6) polyunsaturated fatty acids (PUFA)...

Service tax to move up from 15% to 18% under GST: Hasmukh Adhia

New delhi, April 13 (IANS) Services sector is likely to attract a higher tax rate of 18 per cent from the current 15 per...

S. Korea asks Facebook to help prevent ‘fake’ news

Seoul, April 13 (IANS) South Korea's National Election Commission (NEC) on Thursday asked US social network giant Facebook to help prevent the circulation of...

Add some flower touch in your summer wardrobe

New Delhi, April 13 : Pack away the warm hues of winter and say hello to lively corals and florals because it's time to...