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  • Ready for CBI probe into DK Ravi's death if Karnataka government demands: Rajnath March 19, 2015

    Bengaluru: Not just in Karnataka Assembly but the case of the mysterious death of Indian Administrative officer DK Ravi was raised in Lok Sabha too. Addressing the House, Home Minister Rajnath Singh said that the Central government has no objection to a probe into the case by the Central Bureau...
  • Bengaluru: Mob burns public property, protests against death of IAS officer DK Ravi March 19, 2015

    Bengaluru: There is no end to protests over the mysterious death of Indian Administrative Services officer DK Ravi. Seeking a probe by the Central Bureau of Investigation, Akhil Bharatiya Vidyarthi Parishad members came out on the streets in Bengaluru. Protestors burnt effigies and had to be lathicharged by the police. Several...
  • Evict Bangladeshi infiltrators; save water, power: Hindu outfit March 19, 2015

    Jalandhar: Sparking a controversy, a Hindu outfit on Wednesday urged Delhi Chief Minister Arvind Kejriwal to evict "Bangladeshi infiltrators" from the national capital in order to save electricity and water which they were "illegally using". Akhil Bharatiya Hindu Mahasabha's national spokesperson Jangbahadur Kshatriya said, "Arvind Kejriwal is working to fulfil...
  • RSS condemns rape of nun in West Bengal March 15, 2015

    Nagpur: RSS on Sunday strongly condemned the alleged gangrape of a nun at a convent school in West Bengal and warned that such incidents should not be used to create tension between communities. "This (rape) is against our tradition. All civilised societies condemn such incidents. But there should not be any...
  • Ranji Trophy: Karnataka in control against Mumbai in semis February 26, 2015

    Half-centuries from Abhimanyu Mithun and R Samarth helped Karnataka end the second day of their Ranji Trophy 2014-15 semifinal against Mumbai in a virtually impregnable position at the M Chinnaswamy Stadium in Bangalore. On Thursday (February 26), Karnataka set their opponents a massive 445-run target for a place in the...
  • Ranji Trophy 2014-15, Quarter-finals: Delhi in tatters against Mumbai February 19, 2015

    Cuttack: Mumbai pace spearhead Shardul Thakur once again struck early to leave Delhi in tatters at 110 for four in their 440-run chase on Day 4 of the Ranji Trophy quarter-finals on Thursday. After opener Akhil Hedwarkar's 161-run marathon knock, which took Mumbai to 450 in the second innings, the Aditya...
  • Ranji Trophy 2014-15, Quarter-final: Herwadkar strikes maiden ton to take Mumbai to 376/7 February 18, 2015

    Cuttack: Opener Akhil Herwadkar struck his maiden first-class century to take Mumbai to 376 for seven against Delhi in their second innings at stumps on the third day of their quarter-final match on Wednesday. Herwadkar made 161 off 272 balls with the help of 25 boundaries and three sixes, while Shreyas...
  • Meet Sayessha Saigal: Akkineni Akhil introduces the new heroine from his upcoming VV Vinayak flick February 11, 2015

    Like audience, even Akkineni Akhil is also excited to watch himself on the big screen with his debut flick. After dilly dallying from last few months, everything is set for the film to set to go on floors. Akhil is to act in direction of VV Vinayak with Sayessha finalized...
  • Fernandez's departure won't affect Indian boxing: Akhil Kumar February 3, 2015

    New Delhi: The two-year AIBA ban on coach Blas Iglesias Fernandez and his subsequent departure for home will not affect Indian boxing much as the sport will move on, Commonwealth Games gold medal-winning pugilist Akhil Kumar asserted on Tuesday. "I was very close to Fernandez. He is a very good and...
  • Snapshot: Young Akhil Akkineni poses with Venkatesh and Telugu Warriors' new Celebrity Cricket League trophy February 2, 2015

    Look who's a daddy's boy! Young Telugu actor Akhil Akkineni posed with Venkatesh with the recently-won CCL trophy. The fifth season of Celebrity Cricket League (CCL) drew to a close today with the Telugu Warriors team wninning the finale at the Rajiv Gandhi Stadium in Uppal, Hyderabad. The Telugu Warriors...
  • Witness in Asaram's Surat rape case shot dead by unidentified assailants January 12, 2015

    Muzaffarnagar: In a blow to investigations in the Surat rape case against self styled godman Asaram, a witness 35-year-old Akhil Gupta, was shot dead by unidentified assailants on Jansath Road under New Mandi police station area in Muzaffarnagar. The incident took place when he was on his way back home on...
  • Minority rights: SC asks Centre to decide Jain Mahasabha's plea January 7, 2015

    New Delhi: The Supreme Court on Wednesday asked the Centre to consider and decide the representation seeking various reliefs including adequate representation of members of the Jain community in national and state minority panels. The bench of Chief Justice HL Dattu and Justice AK Sikri said it was not going...
  • Meerut: Hindu outfit holds ceremony for 'Godse's temple'; probe ordered December 25, 2014

    Meerut: Activists of Akhil Bharatiya Hindu Mahasabha have allegedly performed a ceremony here for construction of a "temple" dedicated to Mahatma Gandhi's assassin Nathuram Godse, following which the administration has ordered a probe into the matter. The "bhumi pujan" (prayers) was performed at a temple on Shaarda Road on Wednesday....
  • Nagarjuna's son Akhil Akkineni begins shooting for his debut film with director VV Vinayak December 19, 2014

    Akhil Akkineni, youngest son of actor-producer Akkineni Nagarjuna, is set to enter the Telugu filmdom next year. Young Akkineni will be seen in VV Vinayak's upcoming film produced by actor Nithin and his father Sudhakar Reddy. Akhil's brother Naga Chaitanya made in his cinematic debut with Telugu action-romance 'Josh' some years...
  • Nagarjuna's son Akhil's debut film launched December 17, 2014

    Hyderabad: Actor Akkineni Nagarjuna's second son Akhil is making his acting debut in a yet-untitled Telugu film that was officially launched here Wednesday. "On this lovely morning I would like announce that my debut film is on the go. With none other than V.V.VINAYAK! Just got done with a small informal...
  • Anti-national elements damaging image of Indian women: ABVP November 8, 2014

    Vijayawada: BJP's student wing Akhil Bharatiya Vidyarthi Parishad (ABVP) all India president P Murali Manohar said on Saturday that some anti-national elements are trying to damage image of Indian women and culture in the name of freedom and rights. Manohar alleged that anti-national elements and particularly the left oriented organisations, who...
  • Boxer Akhil Kumar suggests he would not have behaved like Sarita Devi October 28, 2014

    New Delhi: Comeback man Akhil Kumar did not say it in so many words but suggested that he would not have behaved the way fellow boxer Sarita Devi did at the Incheon Asian Games medal ceremony. Protesting against a controversial verdict, Sarita in an unprecedented move, had refused to wear the...
  • Gurgaon college girl's immolation attempt: ABVP seeks PM's intervention October 2, 2014

    Gurgaon: The Akhil Bharatiya Vidyarthi Parishad (ABVP) on Thursday wrote to Prime Minister Narendra Modi and HRD minister Smriti Irani seeking their intervention into the immolation attempt by a college girl here. ABVP activists at a meeting in sector 12 demanded high-level inquiry into the self-immolation attempt by Pinky Chauhan a...
  • Akhil Kumar's Asian Games campaign comes to an end September 26, 2014

    Akhil, on a comeback trail after three years of injury-forced hibernation, was impressive to start with against Filipino Charly Suarez but eventually fell short in a thoroughly entertaining bout. ...
  • Asian Games Boxing: Thapa, Kuldeep in quarters; Akhil bows out September 26, 2014

    Incheon: Continental champion Shiva Thapa (56kg) was barely tested as he advanced to the quarterfinals but it was curtains for comeback-man Akhil Kumar (60kg) after he lost an edge-of-the-seat last-16 bout on a bitter-sweet day for Indian boxing in the 17th Asian Games on Friday. Also advancing to the quarter-finals was...
  • 'Desi Kattey' review: The film is sordid and a painfully long affair September 26, 2014

    Cast: Jay Bhanushali, Akhil Kapur, Ashutosh Rana, Tia Bajpai, Sasha Agha, Suniel Shetty, Murli Sharma Director: Anand Kumar Running time:: 2 hours 23 minutes Rating: 1/5 New Delhi: Director Anand Kumar's latest film 'Desi Kattey' hit the screens today. Starring television actor Jay Bhanushali and Vinod Khanna's nephew Akhil Kapur in leading roles, the...
  • Comeback-man Akhil Kumar makes a bright start to his Asian Games campaign September 24, 2014

    Akhil, returning to international scene after a three-year absence due to injury, was dominant from the very start and effortlessly beat Lama. CNN-IBN panel of experts discusses his comeback win. ...
  • Asian Games: Akhil dominates, Shiva walks into 2nd round in boxing September 24, 2014

    Incheon: Comeback-man Akhil Kumar (60kg) pummelled his Nepalese rival Purna Bahadur Lama before notching up a Technical Knockout triumph while Shiva Thapa (56kg) merely had to show up to enter the second round as Indian boxers began their Asian Games campaign on a winning note here on Wednesday. Shiva was the...
  • Asian Games: India start boxing campaign on Wednesday September 23, 2014

    Incheon: India start their Asian Games campaign in boxing on Wednesday as the pugilists aim to match or better the record of four years ago when they managed an impressive tally of nine medals, including two gold. India had finished second in the table behind hosts China, who won 10 medals,...
  • I have just one aim, an Asian Games gold for India: Akhil Kumar September 16, 2014

    After a string of injuries wreaked havoc in his career four years ago, boxer Akhil Kumar has staged a remarkable comeback by qualifying for the Asian Games at Incheon. The 33yearold boxer, a 2006 Commonwealth Games goldmedallist and 2008 Olympic quarterfinalist, was laid low by a string of injuries...
  • Asian Games: Boxing coach Akhil, pupil Mandeep ready for Incheon September 14, 2014

    New Delhi: Ever heard of a teacher and a student appearing for the same exam? Well, come Asian Games, the boxing ring will present one such instance when the Indian duo of mentor Akhil Kumar and protege Mandeep Jangra fight it out for medals in their respective categories. At a time...
  • Mary Kom, Akhil Kumar back in boxing squad for Asian Games August 27, 2014

    New Delhi: In a stunning reversal, Olympic bronze medallist and fivetime world champion M.C.Mary Kom defeated Pinki Jhangra, a Commonwealth Games bronze medallist, to make the 13member Indian boxing contingent for the Asian Games slated for Sep 19Oct 4 in the South Korean city of Incheon. It was Pinki, who had...
  • Jharkhand Chief Secretary complains of ill treatment from JMM MLA Akhil Akhtar June 24, 2014

    Jharkhand Chief Secretary Sajal Chakraborty on Tuesday accused JMM MLA Akhil Akhtar of using abusive language against him in presence of senior law officers at the secretariat while the legislator alleged the top officer asked him to "get out" of his chamber. "I have informed Speaker Shashank Sekhar Bhokta and would...
  • Set up a dedicated body for protection of Himalayas: BJP June 17, 2014

    New Delhi: Pressing for immediate steps to protect Himalayas especially after the Uttarakhand flash floods, BJP leader Murli Manohar Joshi on Tuesday mooted setting up a dedicated, central body which would oversee development and ecological conservation works in the mountains. "The Himalayas are not a different entity for Uttarakhand, J&K,...
  • Vijender Singh, Akhil Kumar among 42 probables for CWG and Asian Games May 13, 2014

    Patiala: Olympic bronze medallist Vijender Singh and veteran Akhil Kumar made it to the 42member coregroup probables for the upcoming Commonwealth Games in Glasgow and Asian Games in Incheon. The selection trials were held at the NIS under the supervision of the AdHoc committee in presence of the selectors Mehtab Singh,...