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  • Live Score: Peaking Chennai will test Rajasthan's resolve 23-04-2014 06:57 PM

    (For ball-by-ball commentary, scroll down to the bottom of the page) Chennai Super Kings are back on solid ground in IPL 7 having overcome an upset defeat to Kings XI Punjab with a record-setting victory over Delhi Daredevils, which makes them firm favourites against Rajasthan Royals. The 93-run win against...
  • Aviation assets for India's paramilitary forces

    Geek At Large |  Saurav Jha
    Heightened operational tempo as well increased area of responsibility for India's Central Armed Police Forces (CAPF) necessitates the induction of more integral aviation assets for...

  • IIT student's death case: Court quashes closure report, orders probe 23-04-2014 12:32 PM

    New Delhi: A court on Tuesday quashed a closure report filed by Delhi Police in the case of first year student of Indian Institute of Technology (IIT) Delhi, who allegedly committed suicide in 2011. Rejecting the report, Metropolitan Magistrate Aakash Jain said there have been serious gaps and lacunae in...
  • Nifty ends at record closing high on expiry day; banks lead 23-04-2014 09:44 AM

    Mumbai: Equity benchmarks saw record closing highs Wednesday, on expiry day for April series derivative contracts. The Nifty climbed 25.45 points to close at 6840.80 and the Sensex advanced 118.17 points to 22876.54 after hitting intraday highs of 6,861.60 and 22912.52, respectively. Experts remain bullish on the Indian equity market...
  • Yuvraj Singh hates batting under pressure, says mother 22-04-2014 09:51 PM

    Sharjah: Shabnam Singh, mother of Yuvraj Singh, on Tuesday said her son hates to bat under pressure and relishes playing in a side which enjoys cricket and are relaxed. "He is very happy to be picked up for RCB because cricket is all about enjoying and that's what the Royal...
  • Missing Malaysian jet may have landed and not ended in ocean? 22-04-2014 08:31 PM

    The probe into the mysterious disappearance of the Malaysian jet is now looking at the possibility that the plane may have landed somewhere as no debris has been found so far, a media report has said. A report in the New Strait Times quoting sources within the international team probing...
  • Names of former Navy chief, wife missing from voters list 22-04-2014 08:18 PM

    Alibaug: The names of former Indian Navy chief Admiral (Retd) Laxminarayan Ramdas and his wife are missing from the electoral roll of the Raigad Lok Sabha constituency, where polling is scheduled for April 24. Confirming this, his wife Lalita Ramdas said from Varanasi, where her husband is campaigning for AAP...
  • I had a feeling deposition recordings were leaked: Pradeep Magazine on IPL snoopgate 22-04-2014 07:03 PM

    The senior journalist talked to CNN-IBN about the disturbing developments in the IPL spot-fixing case probed by the Mudgal committee. ...
  • Suresh Raina, Chris Gayle, Gautam Gambhir on top of tree in IPL 22-04-2014 06:40 PM

    Riding on Suresh Raina's fine half-century and then a late burst from skipper Mahendra Singh Dhoni, Chennai Super Kings crushed Delhi Daredevils by 93 runs to register their first win in the seventh edition of Indian Premier League on Monday. Raina made 56 off 41 balls, during which he struck...
  • Justice Mudgal agrees to continue IPL probe, SC to take the final call 22-04-2014 03:18 PM

    Justice Mukul Mudgal said the committee has given its consent to continue the probe after the Supreme Court rejected the three-member panel proposed by the BCCI. ...
  • India have impressive talent pool: Liverpool's youth academy coach 22-04-2014 01:56 PM

    New Delhi: In an initiative which might help India's chances when the country hosts the under-17 World Cup, the Liverpool Football Academy-DSK Shivajians academy has offered to groom Indian players for the mega-event and beyond. DSK Shivajians had tied up with the world famous English club to start a residential...
  • VK Singh fumes as UPA proposes Lt Gen Dalbir Suhag for Army chief 22-04-2014 01:50 PM

    New Delhi: Former Army Chief and BJP's Ghaziabad candidate General VK Singh on Tuesday hit out at the UPA government, accusing it of violating democratic norms by pushing the appointment of Lieutenant General Dalbir Suhag as the next Army Chief. General Singh has asked for another enquiry on an alleged...
  • Rupee at down 21 paise against dollar in early trade 22-04-2014 10:37 AM

    Mumbai: The rupee declined by 21 paise to trade at fresh one-month low of 60.80 against the US dollar in early trade on Tuesday due to appreciation of the American unit against other currencies overseas. Besides, increased demand for the US dollar from importers also put pressure on the rupee....
  • Rajasthan ATS gets custody of IM terror suspect 21-04-2014 11:56 PM

    Main terror suspect of Indian Mujahideen's Jodhpur module Mohammad Sakib Ansari was on Monday remanded in 10 days' custody of Rajasthan Anti-Terrorism Squad (ATS). Sakib was produced before the additional Chief judicial magistrate's court in Jodhpur by the Rajasthan ATS, which had taken his custody from Delhi Police (Special Cell)...
  • Indian Badminton League to be re-scheduled due to busy international calendar 21-04-2014 10:45 PM

    Taking into account the busy international schedule, the Badminton Association of India (BAI) is planning to hold the second edition of the Indian Badminton League early next year. The inaugural edition of the cash-rich tournament in August 2013 was a grand success with badminton lovers, the corporate world and even...
  • Voluntary retirement plea of upset Navy Commander accepted 21-04-2014 09:45 PM

    New Delhi: Defence Ministry has accepted the voluntary retirement plea of Western Naval Commander Shekhar Sinha, who was upset over being superseded for the post of Navy Chief. The charge of the command has been temporarily given to Vice Admiral P Karve, who is the Chief of Staff of the...
  • Paharganj terror strike aborted as IM man got injured: Police 21-04-2014 06:43 PM

    Five months after the February 13, 2010 bomb blast at Pune, Indian Mujahideen (IM) had planned to carry out a terror strike at German Bakery in New Delhi on August 1 but the plan was aborted as one of the executors sustained bullet injuries due to accidental firing, Delhi Police...
  • Indian men's hockey coach Terry Walsh targets top 8 finish in WC 21-04-2014 06:30 PM

    With the World Cup just round the corner, Indian men's hockey team chief coach Terry Walsh is realistic about his ward's chances and said his main "objective is to finish in the top 8" in the mega-event and anything higher than that will be a "big bonus". Fresh from a...
  • I was disillusioned with what happened in WC meeting: Shashank Manohar 21-04-2014 06:28 PM

    Mumbai: Former BCCI chief Shashank Manohar is "disillusioned" with the proceedings of the Board's Emergent Working Committee meeting which he had attended as a representative of Vidarbha Cricket Association. "I can't disclose what happened at the meeting. All I can say is I was disillusioned with the happenings. I had...
  • Over 100 Indians detained in US since 2013, on hunger strike 21-04-2014 03:03 PM

    Over 100 Indian youths - detained by US authorities for allegedly entering the country illegally to seek asylum - are on a hunger strike. The men, all hailing from Punjab, have been languishing in El Paso Processing Centre in Texas in miserable condition since last year, a non-profit group that...
  • Harendra Singh appointed junior hockey team's coach 21-04-2014 01:29 PM

    New Delhi: Hockey India on Monday appointed Harendra Singh as the coach of the junior men's team keeping in mind the 2016 Junior World Cup to be held in India. Harendra will join the training camp on April 25. "The appointment of Harendra Singh is in line with our efforts...
  • Sensex, Nifty end at new closing high; Sesa Sterlite up 5 per cent 21-04-2014 09:40 AM

    Mumbai: The market ended on record closing high strong support by capital goods, banks, metals and auto stocks. The Nifty ended at record closing high of 6817.65 up 38.25 points while the Sensex was up 135.99 points at 22764.83. About 1701 shares advanced, 1000 shares declined, and 169 shares were...
  • Kings XI Punjab's M-factor: Maxwell and Miller 21-04-2014 03:07 AM

    The M-factor for the Kings XI Punjab in the IPL 7 season seven seems to be working well. (Glenn) Maxwell and (David) Miller are the two juggernauts who again proved to be the match winners for the Punjab-based outfit. Maxwell and Miller underlined their credentials as big-match players by leading...
  • BCCI forms new IPL probe panel, to propose it to SC 20-04-2014 05:20 PM

    The BCCI on Sunday came up with a three-member panel to investigate the IPL betting and spot-fixing scandal. The decision was taken at the emergency Working Committee meeting held at the board's headquarters in Mumbai this afternoon. Former CBI director RK Raghavan, former Calcutta High Court chief justice JN Patel...
  • Sympathise, respect cops after doing 'Encounter': Eijaz Khan 20-04-2014 05:00 PM

    Mumbai: Popular TV actor Eijaz Khan, who is playing a cop in 'Encounter', has said the real-life encounter of gangster Maya Dolas in Mumbai is recreated on small screen in the show. The encounter was depicted on the silver screen in Bollywood film 'Shootout At Lokhandwala' earlier. In the show,...
  • IPL 7: I am happy with my technique now, says Robin Uthappa 20-04-2014 10:30 AM

    Dubai: Kolkata Knight Riders' Robin Uthappa says he is happy about finally being able to play "correct" cricket after cleaning up his technique despite his team losing to Delhi Daredevils on Saturday. Uthappa shone with a 41-ball 55 but KKR ended up losing against Delhi daredevils by four wickets. "I...
  • The angry young man, the drunk DJ, and asocial lovers: 10 kinds of party poopers at every Indian party 20-04-2014 08:43 AM

    All set to drink, dance and have a really long Saturday evening that stretches until the wee hours of Sunday morning? Food, check. Booze, check. Music, check. Excitement level - over the moon! When you start ticking off the names off the list of people you've invited, there will always...
  • Gujarat doctors to offer discount to patients who vote 19-04-2014 10:55 PM

    Ahmedabad: The doctors in Gujarat will give minimum 25 per cent discount on consultation fees to patients who show their inked finger to prove that they have cast their vote during the Lok Sabha polls, Indian Medical Association (IMA) said on Saturday. IMA president Dr Jitendra Patel said the move,...
  • IPL 7: Shoddy Mumbai lose to RCB for second straight defeat 19-04-2014 07:02 PM

    It won't be wrong to analyse that Mumbai Indians lost in the first 20 overs of their IPL-7 match against Royal Challengers Bangalore at Dubai on Saturday, as their 115 was never enough to challenge a batting-heavy RCB, who romped home by 7 wickets with 2.3 overs to spare. Mumbai...