Daily Archives: April 17, 2017

Warner’s 70 drives Hyderabad to 159/6 against Punjab

Hyderabad, April 17: Opening batsman David Warner's 70 not out lifted Sunrisers Hyderabad to 159/6 in 20 overs against Kings XI Punjab in an...

Morgan resigns as East Bengal coach

Kolkata, April 17: After four back-to-back losses in the I-League football championship, under-fire East Bengal chief coach Trevor Morgan resigned on Monday.East Bengal lost...

IPL-10: Delhi Daredevils vs Kolkata Knight Riders scoreboard

New Delhi, April 17: Scoreboard of Monday's Indian Premier League (IPL) 2017 match between Delhi Daredevils (DD) and Kolkata Knight Riders (KKR) played at...

IPL: Punjab opt to field against Hyderabad

Hyderabad, April 17: Kings XI Punjab captain Glenn Maxwell won the toss and elected to field against Sunrisers Hyderabad in an Indian Premier League...

IPL-10: Pandey, Pathan guide KKR to 4 wkt win vs Daredevils

New Delhi, April 17: Kolkata Knight Riders (KKR) rode on a brilliant batting effort from Manish Pandey and Yusuf Pathan to beat Delhi Daredevils...

Rallyist Amanpreet wins Arunachal Festival of Speed

Dirang Valley (Arunachal Pradesh), April 17: Former Indian National Rally Championship winner Amanpreet Ahluwalia claimed the JK Tyre Arunachal Festival of Speed crown here...

Dutch referee Bjorn Kuipers to oversee Barça vs Juventus Champions League tie

Barcelona, April 17: Dutch football referee Bjorn Kuipers will oversee Wednesday's Champions League quarter-final's second leg between Barcelona and Juventus at Camp Nou stadium,...

Leicester defender Morgan fit to face Atletico

Leicester, April 17: English football champions Leicester City trained on Monday for the second leg of the Champions League quarter-finals against Atletico Madrid at...

CBI books top Trinamool leaders in Narada case

Kolkata, April 17 (IANS) The CBI on Monday filed an FIR against 13 persons, including senior leaders of West Bengal's ruling Trinamool Congress, in...

Air India proposes hefty fines for unruly passengers

New Delhi, April 17 (IANS) National passenger carrier Air India has formulated new guidelines to deal with unruly passengers with hefty fines up to...

Pant’s late surge helps Delhi post 168/7 against KKR

New Delhi, April 17: Promising wicketkeeper-batsman Rishabh Pant's late surge helped Delhi Daredevils reach 168/7 after the hosts squandered a promising start by the...

Amitabh Choudhary to represent BCCI at ICC

New Delhi, April 17: The Supreme Court on Monday said BCCI'S acting Secretary Amitabh Choudhary will attend the ICC meeting on April 24, accompanied...

Search continues for Sri Lanka garbage dump victims, toll now 30

Colombo, April 17 (IANS) Sri Lankan authorities on Monday continued search operations to find more victims buried under the rubble of a garbage dump...

Russia hopes US won’t act unilaterally against Pyongyang

Moscow, April 17 (IANS) Russia's Foreign Minister Sergey Lavrov on Monday said he hoped the US would not take unilateral action against North Korea.Lavrov...

Pakistan Taliban ex-spokesperson surrenders to security forces

Islamabad, April 17 (IANS) Pakistani military on Monday announced that Ehsanullah Ehsan, former spokesperson of the Tehreek-e-Taliban Pakistan and senior member of Jamaat-ul-Ahrar, had...

IPL-10: Gujarat bowlers face litmus test against Bangalore

Rajkot, April 17: Gujarat Lions bowlers will face litmus test when they take on star-studded Royal Challengers Bangalore's (RCB) batting line-up in an Indian...

I don’t work for awards: Sushant Singh Rajput

Mumbai, April 17 : Actor Sushant Singh Rajput, who was appreciated for his role in biopic "M.S. Dhoni: The Untold Story", says that he...

‘Golmaal Again’ to hit screens on Diwali

Mumbai, April 17 : The makers of "Golmaal Again" have locked the festival of Diwali for the release of the upcoming comedy film, directed...

Had a ball shooting for ‘Love Per Square Foot’: Vicky Kaushal

Mumbai, April 17 : "Masaan" and "Raman Raghav 2.o" actor Vicky Kaushal revealed that he was never part of any happy film and hence...

We shouldn’t endorse one skin tone over another: Sushant

Mumbai, April 17 : Actor Sushant Sigh Rajput says he doesn't encourage the practice of endorsing one skin complexion over another.The actor, who was...

Internet services suspended in Kashmir

Srinagar, April 17 (IANS) Internet facilities in the Kashmir Valley were suspended on Monday following the unprecedented protests by students, an official said."Internet facilities...

French Open win against Steffi took 3 days to sink in, recalls Arantxa

New Delhi, April 17: Legendary Spanish tennis star Arantxa Sánchez on Monday said the feeling of becoming the youngest winner of the women's singles...

IPL-10: Delhi elect to bat vs KKR

New Delhi, April 17: Delhi Daredevils won the toss and elected to bat against Kolkata Knight Riders (KKR) in an Indian Premier League (IPL)...

Javadekar launches RUSA app, website

New Delhi, April 17 (IANS) Human Resource Development (HRD) Minister Prakash Javadekar on Monday launched the website and a mobile application for Rashtriya Uchchatar...

National, Tripura issues to dominate CPI-M meet in Delhi

New Delhi/Agartala, April 17 (IANS) Current national political issues and issues relating to election-bound Tripura are likely to dominate the two-day Central Committee meeting...

Death anniversary of Biju Patnaik observed in Odisha

Bhubaneswar, April 17 (IANS) The 20th death anniversary of former Odisha Chief Minister Biju Patnaik was observed in the state on Monday.Political leaders, cutting...

‘Exchange of prisoners could possibly sort out Jadhav issue’

Kolkata, April 17 (IANS) Former National Security Adviser M.K. Narayanan on Monday said an exchange of prisoners is possibly the only way to sort...

Lyon’s game against Bastia abandoned, Marseille batter Saint-Etienne

Paris, April 17: Ligue 1 side Lyon were once again involved in a conflict as their match against bottom-ranked Bastia was abandoned following the...

Murray stays at top of ATP rankings

Madrid, April 17: British tennis ace Andy Murray continued to lead the men's Association of Tennis Professionals world singles rankings, released on Monday.Serbian Novak...

Germany’s Angelique Kerber retains top spot in WTA rankings

Madrid, April 17: German player Angelique Kerber continued to lead the Women's Tennis Association world rankings, released on Monday, with 7,335 points.United States tennis...

Gangster arrested in Ghaziabad

Ghaziabad, April 17 (IANS) Police arrested a gangster, who carried a Rs 50,000 reward on his head, during an encounter here on Monday.Acting on...

Mahatma Gandhi united people: Rahul

Patna, April 17 (IANS) Congress Vice President Rahul Gandhi on Monday said people belonging to all faiths unitedly fought for the freedom of India...

Rajnath abstains from Champaran Satyagraha centenary function

Patna, April 17 (IANS) RJD chief Lalu Prasad has questioned a last-minute decision of Home Minister Rajnath Singh to stay away from an official...

No complaints: Sushant on nepotism

Mumbai, April 17 : Actor Sushant Singh Rajput says that being an outsider, he does not have a problem with nepotism in Bollywood and...

SC wants Sahara’s Aamby Valley property auctioned

New Delhi, April 17 (IANS) The Supreme Court on Monday asked the official liquidator of the Bombay High Court to auction the Aamby Valley...

President fetes freedom fighters on Champaran Satyagraha centenary

Patna, April 17 (IANS) President Pranab Mukherjee on Monday honoured freedom fighters from across the country to mark the ongoing year-long centenary celebrations of...

Mallya’s iconic Kingfisher villa in Goa may be renamed

Panaji, April 17 (IANS) Formerly owned by disgraced liquor baron Vijay Mallya, the iconic Kingfisher villa in North Goa's upscale Candolim beach village may...

Ranbir’s popularity will increase after Sanjay Dutt biopic: Dia Mirza

Mumbai, April 17 : Actress Dia Mirza says that Ranbir Kapoor's popularity will increase ten-fold after the release of Sanjay Dutt's biopic.Ranbir is playing...

Interesting to explore grey side: Madhur Mittal

Mumbai, April 17 : Actor Madhur Mittal, who plays a villain in the forthcoming Hindi thriller "Maatr", believes that people are grey, and that...

Felt stronger doing action sequences: Kriti Sanon

Mumbai, April 17 : Actress Kriti Sanon, who will be seen doing some action sequences in her upcoming film "Raabta", says she really enjoyed...

Himansh Kohli to feature in travel based web-series

Mumbai, April 17 : Himansh Kohli, who made his Bollywood debut in Divya Kumar Khosla's "Yaariyan", is all set to feature in a travel...

Casting is about unearthing new talent: Dinesh Soi

Mumbai, April 17 : Popular casting director Dinesh Sudarshan Soi believes casting is not about finding suitable actors for roles but it's about unearthing...

Nepali President arrives in Delhi

New Delhi, April 17 (IANS) Nepal President Bidhya Devi Bhandari arrived here on Monday on a four-day state visit to India.This is Bhandari's first...

Sohail Khan’s surprise visit on ‘Jaat Ki Jugni’ set

Mumbai, April 17 : Actor, director and producer Sohail Khan surprised his close friend and actor Yash Tonk by visiting the sets of "Jaat...

Javed Akhtar is voice of Valmiki in ‘Hanuman…’

Mumbai, April 17 : Veteran writer-lyricist Javed Akhtar has given the voice-over to animated character Valmiki in the forthcoming film "Hanuman Da Damdaar"."The era...