2011

  • This day, three years back, India won their second World Cup 02-04-2014 03:39 PM

    This day, three summers back, India joined Australia and West Indies to become only the third team to win the coveted ICC World Cup twice. It was April 2, 2011, when a six from skipper MS Dhoni fulfilled the dream of a nation and that man Sachin Tendulkar. India first...
  • 2011 Rudrapur riots: Absconding BJP MLA finally surrenders in court 26-02-2014 01:37 PM

    On the run for over four months, BJP MLA Rajkumar Thukral on Wednesday surrendered before a court in Rudrapur in connection with a case related to 2011 Rudrapur riots which left four persons dead and 60 injured. Thukral came on a scooty to surrender in the court of CJM Ashutosh...
  • Libya security chief killed in clashes with gangs 20-01-2014 08:28 AM

    Tripoli: Libyan security sources say an army chief of staff has died in clashes with gangs south of Tripoli, the latest official killed in the country's ongoing unrest. Mohammed Karah died on Sunday of a gunshot wound to the head, after participating in an offensive against gangs who had been...
  • President signs the Lokpal Bill, makes it into a law 01-01-2014 07:18 PM

    New Delhi: India on Wednesday received its New Year gift as President Pranab Mukherjee signed the Lokpal and Lokayuktas Bill, 2011 which has now become a law. The Bill was passed by Parliament in the winter session and the country will finally get a strong anti-corruption watchdog. The Bill was...
  • Salient features of Lokpal and Lokayuktas Bill, 2011 18-12-2013 05:58 PM

    New Delhi: Parliament has passed the Lokpal and Lokayuktas Bill, 2011. Here are some of the important features of the Bill 1. Lokpal is at the Centre and Lokayukta is at the level of the states. 2. Lokpal will consist of a chairperson and a maximum of eight members, of...
  • Temple map of India 10-10-2013 09:22 AM

    'Toilets first, temples later'. Maintaining the desired sequence, first came the toilet map of India and here is the temple map of India. The temple in the title signifies a place of worship that can be of any religion. The data sourced from the Census of India 2011 shows the...
  • 2011 Advani bomb case: Panna Ismail, Bilal Malik arrested in Andhra 05-10-2013 04:51 PM

    Chennai: In a gun battle that lasted over 12 hours, two key suspects involved in the 2011 Advani pipe bomb case and recent murders of BJP and Sangh parivar unit leaders, were arrested from a house at Puthur in Andhra Pradesh on Saturday, a top official said. "Panna Ismail and...
  • Karnataka: 240 more govt services to be added under Sakala initiative 16-09-2013 03:07 PM

    As many as 240 government services will soon be added under the "Sakala" initiative, which ensures time-bound service to the public, Law and Parliamentary Affairs Minister TB Jayachandra said on Monday. Speaking after releasing the August-2013 report of the Karnataka Sakala Services Act 2011, he noted that 375 services across...
  • Were wrong people arrested by ATS in 2011 Mumbai serial blasts? 09-09-2013 02:28 PM

    New Delhi: In a revelation that could embarrass the Maharashtra Anti-Terror Squad (ATS), Indian Mujahideen co-founder Muhammad Ahmad Zarar Siddibapa alias Yasin Bhatkal in his interrogation has claimed that wrong people were arrested in the 2011 Mumbai serial blasts case. A CCTV video accessed by CNN-IBN from the evening of...
  • Rajasthan: Woman beaten up by relatives after being branded as a witch 03-08-2013 06:36 PM

    Jaipur: A tribal woman in Rajasthan was branded as a witch and beaten up by five of her relatives, against whom she filed a police complaint on Saturday. Hansa Devi, 47, a resident of Rohida village in Sirohi district, some 400 km from Jaipur, lodged a first information report (FIR)...
  • It was wrong to ally with Congress in 2011 Assembly polls: Mamata 16-07-2013 11:23 PM

    Amtala: West Bengal Chief Minister Mamata Banerjee on Tuesday said it had not been a correct decision to align with Congress in the 2011 Assembly elections and accused the Congress of holding out the threat of CBI "whenever there is a protest against the UPA government". "It was not a...
  • Delhi HC blast accused killed in encounter 20-12-2012 11:36 PM

    Jammu: Top Hizbul-Mujahideen commander Chota Hafiz, an accused in the 2011 Delhi High Court blast, was on Thursday killed in an encounter with security forces in Kishtwar district of Jammu and Kashmir. Hafiz, prime accused in the blast which claimed 15 lives, was killed in a joint operation of Special...
  • Yuvraj speaks of his World Cup troubles 07-07-2012 11:58 PM

    India batsman Yuvraj Singh, who is eyeing a return to cricket soon following cancer surgery, recalls the travails he went through during the 2011 World Cup. ...
  • Sehwag credits team, not captain, for WC win 06-07-2012 02:50 PM

    While taking a dig at his skipper MS Dhoni, Virender Sehwag said the captain is only as good as his team. ...
  • Kevin O'Brien laments missing IPL 5 04-05-2012 07:08 PM

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  • Winning World Cup meant everything to us: Yuvraj 01-04-2012 07:58 PM

    Team India is set to complete one year as ODI World Champions on Monday, Yuvraj Singh has posted his thoughts on video on his Twitter account. ...
  • 2011 World Cup final was not sold out 28-03-2012 07:25 PM

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  • Do you believe the latest allegations of match-fixing against Indian bookies?

    According to media reports, India vs Pakistan World Cup 2011 semi-final was fixed. ...