Daily Archives: April 20, 2017

IPL-10: Amla’s maiden T20 ton takes Kings XI to 198/4 vs Mumbai

Indore, April 20: South African star Hashim Amla's maiden unbeaten T20 century helped Kings XI Punjab (KXIP) post a mammoth 198/4 against Mumbai Indians...

Two Ivorian footballers arrested for carrying forged visas

Siliguri, April 20: Two Ivory Coast footballers were arrested from Darjeeling district of West Bengal for allegedly carrying forged visas, police said on Thursday."Mustafa...

England’s Lampard, Gerrard to be inducted into Hall of Fame

London, April 20: Former England players Frank Lampard and Steven Gerrard, legends of Chelsea and Liverpool, will be inducted in the National Football Museum...

Our bowling attack better than last year: Gujarat assistant coach

Kolkata, April 20: Gujarat Lions assistant coach Sitanshu Kotak does not feel their bowling has been the reason for their poor run in the...

IPL: Mumbai win toss, opt to field vs Punjab

Indore, April 20: Mumbai Indians won the toss and opted to field against Kings XI Punjab in an Indian Premier League (IPL) at the...

IPL-10: Harpreet replaces injured Sarfaraz for RCB

Bengaluru, April 20: The Royal Challengers Bangalore (RCB) on Thursday roped in young Madhya Pradesh batsman Harpreet Singh Bhatia as a replacement for injured...

Not being able to finish matches a ‘crime’, says Pathan

Kolkata, April 20: Kolkata Knight Riders' (KKR) most capped player Yusuf Pathan on Thursday said it's a "crime" for him not to finish a...

Spain’s Albert Ramos-Vinolas knocks out Murray from Monte-Carlo Masters

Roquebrune-Cap-Martin (France), April 20: World No.1 Andy Murray was knocked out on Thursday from the Monte-Carlo Masters, after suffering a shock defeat against Spain's...

Shuttler Kashyap, Dani bow out of China Masters

Changzhou (China), April 20: Indian shuttlers Parupalli Kashyap and Harsheel Dani lost their respective men's singles matches to bow out of the China Masters...

Harika starts Reykjavik campaign with easy win over Magnusson

Reykjavik (Iceland), April 20: Indias Grandmaster Harika Dronavalli began her campaign at the Rejkjavik Open in style, easily beating local lad Magnus Magnusson at...

Australia’s Farrel quits ODIs ahead of women’s World Cup

Sydney, April 20: Ahead of the women's cricket World Cup in June, Australia fast bowler Rene Farrell on Thursday announced her retirement from One-day...

Harikrishna braces up for Shakmir Chess 2017

Shakmir (Azerbaijan), April 20: Indian Grand Master Pentala Harikrishna is all set to take on the best in the world at the prestigious Shakmir...

Injuries preventing Wilshere from reaching potential: Wenger

London, April 20: Arsenal manager Arsene Wenger fears that midfielder Jack Wilshere may not be able to reach his full potential due to recurrent...

Golfer Aditi, Chawrasia, Ali Sher win Golf Industry Awards

Gurugram, April 20: Golfers Aditi Ashok, S.S.P Chawrasia and Ali Sher have won the second edition of the Golf Industry Association (GIA) awards, announced...

We will sweep municipal polls: AAP

New Delhi, April 20 (IANS) The Aam Aadmi Party (AAP) claimed on Thursday that it was set to win 218 of the 272 municipal...

Pakistan port leased to Chinese firm for 40 years

Islamabad, April 20 (IANS) Pakistan has handed over operations of the Gwadar port to a Chinese company for 40 years, Minister for Ports and...

Air India asks Delhi Police about delay in action against Gaikwad

New Delhi, April 20 (IANS) National passenger carrier Air India has requested the Delhi Police to hasten its inquiry over the airline's complaint against...

Don’t become ‘Yes masters’, or take ‘wrong orders’, Rajnath tells bureaucrats

New Delhi, April 20 (IANS) Dubbing civil servants as the "steel frame" of India, Union Home Minister Rajnath Singh on Thursday asked them not...

Election Commissioner Rawat recuses himself from AAP cases

New Delhi, April 20 (IANS) After Delhi Chief Minister and Aam Aadmi Party (AAP) Convener Arvind Kejriwal cast aspersions on his integrity, Election Commissioner...

Regional parties enough to tackle BJP: Mamata

Bhubaneswar, April 20 (IANS) West Bengal Chief Minister Mamata Banerjee on Thursday said regional parties were enough to check the Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP).Banerjee,...

Sridevi’s ‘Mom’ to release on July 7

Mumbai, April 20 : Veteran actress Sridevis upcoming thriller drama film "Mom" has been slated for release on July 7.Sridevi will be making a...

You have no sense of responsibility, NGT tells Sri Sri

New Delhi, April 20 (IANS) The National Green Tribunal (NGT) on Thursday slammed Art of Living (AoL) founder Sri Sri Ravi Shankar for blaming...

Canada minister at Harmandar Sahib, gets cold shoulder from government

Chandigarh, April 20 (IANS) Canada's Defence Minister Harjit Singh Sajjan on Thursday paid obeisance at the Harmandar Sahib in Amritsar and visited other places...

Learning sword fighting was exhilarating: Shruti Haasan

Mumbai, April 20 : Actress Shruti Haasan says learning sword fighting for the upcoming historical drama "Sanghamitra" was mentally engaging and exhilarating.Shruti essays the...

Shimla Deputy Mayor urges Modi to shift rally from Ridge

Shimla, April 20 (IANS) The Deputy Mayor of Shimla on Thursday urged Prime Minister Narendra Modi to shift out his public meeting this month...

Sarin or similar toxin used in Syria attack: Watchdog

Damascus, April 20 (IANS) An international chemical weapons inspector has found "incontrovertible" evidence that sarin gas or a similar substance was used in a...

Sacked BSF trooper to be honoured by Congress

Bhopal, April 20 (IANS) Sacked Border Security Force trooper Tej Bahadur Yadav -- who triggered a political storm when his video clip on alleged...

Amitabh Bhattacharya pens song for kids channel

Mumbai, April 20 : National Film Award winning lyricist Amitabh Bhattacharya has penned a song for Sony YAY!, a new children's entertainment channel by...

Kashmir situation not completely under control: Ahir

New Delhi, April 20 (IANS) Union Minister Hansraj Ahir on Thursday accepted that the situation in Kashmir is "not completely under control" and assured...

Big B wants school curriculum to have waste management

Mumbai, April 20 : Megastar Amitabh Bachchan, who has been associated with Prime Minister Narendra Modi's Swachh Bharat Abhiyan, says that waste management should...

Disha grooved to Bieber’s ‘Baby’ in school

New Delhi, April 20 : Actress Disha Patani, a fan of Justin Bieber, is looking forward to his India tour and says that she...

Youth arrested in Hyderabad for hoax mail

Hyderabad, April 20 (IANS) Hyderabad police on Thursday arrested a youth for sending a hoax mail to the Mumbai Police Commissioner about terrorists planning...

‘Munna Michael’ to release on July 21

Mumbai, April 20 : Director-producer Sabbir Khan's upcoming film "Munna Michael" is set to release on July 21, the film's makers said."Munna Michael" stars...

Give mornings a healthy start with oats: Chef Vikas Khanna

New Delhi, April 20 : True to the old adage "breakfast like a king", Chef Vikas Khanna on Thursday emphasised on starting the day...

Saumya Tandon doesn’t believe in conditional relationships

Mumbai, April 20 : Actress Saumya Tandon says she doesn't believe in conditional relationships and feels that there is no need of marriage unless...

Barca win a decisive step towards road to final: Allegri

Barcelona, April 20: Juventus coach Massimiliano Allegri has said the victory over FC Barcelona in their Champions League quarter-final tie was a decisive step...

May forced to soften stance on foreign students

London, April 20 (IANS) British Prime Minister Theresa May has been forced to soften her long held stance on foreign students being included in...

Bangladesh recall Shafiul for ICC Champions Trophy

Dhaka, April 20: The Bangladesh Cricket Board (BCB) on Thursday recalled medium-pacer Shafiul Islam and left out Nurul Hasan, Subashis Roy and Shuvagata Hom...

Kenya’s Keitany eyes marathon world record in London

London, April 20: Kenya's Mary Keitany, the second fastest woman of all time, has said that a new world record could be on the...

Leading Chelsea my proudest achievement, says Terry

London, April 20: English defender John Terry, who will leave Chelsea at the end of the season after 22 years at the club, said...

Monaco defeat Dortmund to advance to Champions League semis

Paris, April 20: AS Monaco battered Borussia Dortmund 3-1 in the second leg for a 6-3 aggregate win in their Champions League quarterfinal clash.The...

Supreme Court quashes complaint against Dhoni

New Delhi, April 20 (IANS) The Supreme Court on Thursday quashed a criminal complaint against former India cricket captain Mahendra Singh Dhoni by an...

It’s been 10 years: Abhishek Bachchan

Actor Abhishek Bachchan is more than happy about completing a decade of marriage with actress Aishwarya Rai Bachchan and has thanked all his fans...

Started off as background dancer in 2006 IIFA: Sushant

Actor Sushant Singh Rajput is more than happy to perform at the 18th edition of the International Indian Film Academy(IIFA) awards and says he...

A.R Rahman to perform at IIFA 2017

Chennai, April 20 : Double Oscar-winning composer A.R Rahman on Thursday revealed that he will perform at the 18th edition of the International Indian...