Daily Archives: April 15, 2017

IPL-10: Billings, Anderson help Delhi post 188/6 vs Kings XI

New Delhi, April 15: Delhi Daredevils rode on opener Sam Billings' half century and a late surge from Corey Anderson to post 188/6 against...

Such wins give lot of confidence: Gambhir

Kolkata, April 15: Buoyed by the emphatic win against defending champions Sunrisers Hyderabad in their Indian Premier League clash, Kolkata Knight Riders captain Gautam...

RCB bet on Gayle to fire against Pune Supergiant

Bengaluru, April 15: A down but not yet out Royal Challengers Bangalore (RCB) are betting on big hitter Chris Gayle to return to form...

The team requires me to bat at No.3: Kolkata’s Uthappa

Kolkata, April 15: Robin Uthappa, whose 68 helped Kolkata Knight Riders (KKR) win easily against Sunrisers Hyderabad, said the team now wants him to...

AC Milan hold Inter, Juventus take 8-point lead over Roma in Serie A

Milan, April 15: AC Milan snatched a late 2-2 draw in the Milan football derby against Inter, while Juventus took an eight-point lead with...

Our batsmen could have played spin better, rues Hyderabad’s Nehra

Kolkata, April 15: Sunrisers Hyderabad veteran pacer Ashish Nehra said their batsmen could have played spin better and the turning point of the match...

IPL: Kolkata vs Hyderabad scoreboard

Kolkata, April 15: Scoreboard of the Indian Premier League (IPL) match between Kolkata Knight Riders and Sunrisers Hyderabad at the Eden Gardens here on...

IPL: Kolkata have it easy against Hyderabad

Kolkata, April 15: Kolkata Knight Riders zoomed to the top of the Indian Premier League (IPL) table riding on Robin Uthappa's gritty half-century and...

Bayi brace boosts Aizawl in I-League

Fatorda (Goa) April 15: Kamo Stephane Bayi scored once in each half as Aizawl FC beat Churchill Brothers 3-1 in an I-league football match...

Yami, Guru dazzle in Delhi’s IPL-10 opening ceremony

New Delhi, April 15: Bollywood actress of "Kaabil" fame Yami Gautam enthralled the capacity crowd at the Feroz Shah Kotla during the eighth and...

Delhi opt to bat against Punjab

New Delhi, April 15: Delhi Daredevils skipper Zaheer Khan won the toss and opted to bat against Kings XI Punjab in an Indian Premier...

Bengaluru beat Shillong Lajong 2-0 in I-League

Shillong, April 15: Bengaluru FC beat Shillong Lajong 2-0 to lift themselves to the fourth spot in the Hero I-League due to their better...

How about DRS in IPL to avoid howlers

The quality of umpiring in the ongoing Indian Premier League (IPL) has received opprobrium and to put it mildly, the officiating has been abysmal....

Badminton: Srikanth faces Praneeth in Singapore Open final

Singapore, April 15: Men's singles shuttlers Kidambi Srikanth and B. Sai Praneeth on Saturday registered easy wins in the semi-finals of the $350,000 Singapore...

Anil Sharma completes ‘Genius’ script

Mumbai, April 15 : Filmmaker Anil Sharma has completed the script of his new project "Genius". He says 19 months of work went into...

Uthappa’s 68 takes Kolkata to 172/6 vs Hyderabad

Kolkata, April 15: Robin Uthappa rescued Kolkata Knight Riders (KKR) from their initial hiccups with a composed 68 that helped his side post 172/6...

Himachal CM launches unemployment allowance scheme

Chamba, April 15 (IANS) Fulfilling his election campaign promise to give doles to jobless youth ahead of the assembly elections, Himachal Pradesh Chief Minister...

We are prepared for talks with CPI: Kerala CPI-M

Kannur (Kerala), April 15 (IANS) Two days after leaders of its ally CPI expressed unhappiness over the Kerala government's functioning, a senior CPI-M state...

Contrary to Modi’s claims, Indian economy stagnant: Congress

New Delhi, April 15 (IANS) The Congress on Saturday said contrary to claims by Prime Minister Narendra Modi, the Indian economy was stagnant and...

Telangana to hike Muslim quota to 12%

Hyderabad, April 15 (IANS) The Telangana government on Saturday decided to hike the reservations for the socially and economically backward among Muslims to 12...

Long drive is my idea of romance: Nimrat Kaur

New Delhi, April 15 : Actress Nimrat Kaur says she finds going on a long drive very romantic, but she is happy indulging in...

Rebel groups prevent evacuated Shias from reaching Aleppo

Damascus, April 15 (IANS) The Al Qaeda-linked rebel groups on Saturday prevented the evacuated Shias from reaching their destination in Syria's Aleppo city, hindering...

TDP MP revolts against Chandrababu Naidu

Vijayawada, April 15 (IANS) TDP MP from Chittoor, N. Shivaprasad, has raised the banner of revolt against the party leadership and said he could...

India’s Sharath loses in Asian TT pre-quarters

Wuxi (China), April 15: Veteran paddler Achanta Sharath Kamal bowed out in the men's singles pre-quarterfinals to end Indias campaign at the Asian Championships...

Maharashtra farmer’s daughter ends life to save dad from debts

Latur (Maharashtra), April 15 (IANS) On a day when Prime Minister Narendra Modi presented a Rs 1 crore prize to a 20-year-old Latur woman...

Over two dozen students injured in Kashmir clashes

Srinagar, April 15 (IANS) Over two dozen students were injured in clashes with the security forces in Jammu and Kashmir's Pulwama town on Saturday,...

High-flying Mumbai face confident Gujarat in IPL

Mumbai, April 15: Mumbai Indians will look to register their fourth consecutive win, while Gujarat Lions will look to boost their campaign with a...

Pornography shown at Rajiv Chowk metro station in Delhi

New Delhi, April 15 (IANS) A pornographic clip was played at a newly installed screen at Rajiv Chowk metro station here on Saturday, with...

Will ‘Baywatch’ team come to India? Priyanka unsure

New Delhi, April 15 : Actress Priyanka Chopra can't wait to be back in India only to return to the US again to set...

Farooq Abdullah wins Srinagar by-poll by over 10,000 votes

Srinagar, April 15 (IANS) National Conference President and former Jammu and Kashmir Chief Minister Farooq Abdullah on Saturday won the by-poll to the Srinagar-Budgam...

Had liberty to create own back stories in ‘Begum Jaan’: Gauahar Khan

New Delhi, April 15 : Gauahar Khan, who essays a sex worker named Rubina in "Begum Jaan", says the experience of doing the film...

Brand kate spade new york enters India

New Delhi, April 15 : Global fashion and lifestyle brand kate spade new york has forayed into the Indian market with its first two...

IPL: Hyderabad elect to field against Kolkata

Kolkata, April 15: Sunrisers Hyderabad captain David Warner elected to field after winning the toss against Kolkata Knight Riders (KKR) in their Indian Premier...

RCB, Pune aim to get back to winning ways

Bengaluru, April 15: The last time Virat Kohli and Steve Smith clashed with each other was the recently-concluded India-Australia Test series, and now both...

SRK teaches ‘Lungi dance’ to Brett Ratner

San Francisco, April 15 : Superstar Shah Rukh Khan taught his signature "Lungi dance" step to American filmmaker Brett Ratner, who expressed a desire...

Hirano ousts Chinese Zhu from Asian Table Tennis

Wuxi (China), April 15: Japanese teenager Miu Hirano continued her giant-killing spree at the Asian table tennis championships, stunning world No. 2 Zhu Yuling...

Resolve issues through talks, Prachanda appeals to Madhesi Morcha

Kathmandu, April 15 (IANS) Prime Minister Pushpa Kamal Dahal 'Prachanda' has appealed to the Samyukta Loktantrik Madhesi Morcha (SLMM) to reach a consensus on...

Warship INS Chennai makes maiden visit to Chennai

Chennai, April 15 (IANS) India's guided missile destroyer INS Chennai arrived here on Saturday on her maiden visit, the Defence Ministry said.The warship is...

Mahanadi water dispute a non-issue: Chhattisgarh CM

Bhubaneswar, April 15 (IANS) Chhattisgarh Chief Minister Raman Singh on Saturday said the Mahanadi water dispute was no issue, whereas the Odisha government was...

Hirano ousts Chinese Zhu from Asian TT

Wuxi (China), April 15: Japanese teenager Miu Hirano continued her giant-killing spree at the Asian table tennis championships, stunning world No. 2 Zhu Yuling...

‘Over 2,000 migrants rescued in 24 hours from Mediterranean Sea’

Rome, April 15 (IANS) Over 2,000 migrants have been rescued from the Mediterranean Sea in the last 24 hours, the Italian Coast Guard told...

10 killed in Sri Lanka garbage dump collapse

Colombo, April 15 (IANS) At least 10 persons, including four children, were killed after a garbage dump collapsed onto their homes outside the Sri...

Outraged over Kashmir youth being tied to moving jeep: CPI-M

New Delhi, April 15 (IANS) The CPI-M on Saturday said it was outraged over the tying of a Kashmiri youth to a moving Army...

Jadhav fallout: India calls off maritime talks with Pakistan

New Delhi, April 15 (IANS) India has called off bilateral maritime security talks with Pakistan scheduled for April 17, a coastal security source said...

Bengal celebrates Poila Baisakh

Kolkata, April 15 (IANS) West Bengal on Saturday ushered in "Poila Baisakh" or the Bengali New Year with traditional fervour.Devout Bengalis visited the Kalighat...