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  • CBI FIR against ex-disinvestment secy for selling Rs 150 cr hotel for Rs 7 cr 5 days ago

    New Delhi: The Central Bureau of Investigation (CBI) has filed an FIR against former disinvestment secretary Pradip Baijal for allegedly selling off a hotel in Udaipur worth Rs 150 crore for Rs 7 crore. The case dates back to 2001-2002 when Baijal was the disinvestment secretary during Arun Shourie's tenure...
  • Crystal Palace hire Neil Warnock for 2nd spell as manager 6 days ago

    London: Neil Warnock has been hired by Crystal Palace for his second spell as the manager of the Premier League club. Palace have been without a manager since Tony Pulis quit two days before the start of the new season. The 65-year-old Warnock, who has signed a two-year deal, spent 2½ years...
  • Fire breaks out at Jaipur City Palace August 24, 2014

    Jaipur: A major fire broke out at the Mubarak Mahal of Jaipur City Palaca on Sunday morning, destroying valuable property. As many as 12 fire tenders were pushed into service to douse off the falsmes that started in the administrative block. No loss of life has been reported in the incident....
  • Crystal Palace fined for lack of 'good faith' towards Cardiff August 18, 2014

    London: Crystal Palace have been fined an undisclosed fee for showing a lack of "good faith" towards Cardiff City last season, the Premier League announced on Monday. Cardiff, who were relegated to the second-tier Championship after one season, complained that their starting line-up had been leaked to Palace before their match...
  • Millen wants Palace job after making Arsenal scrap August 17, 2014

    Crystal Palace caretaker manager Keith Millen said he wanted the job on a full-time basis after his resilient team made Arsenal scrap all the way before snatching a 2-1 victory on Saturday. Palace, rocked by the surprise departure of manager Tony Pulis on Thursday by mutual consent, looked set to take...
  • Aaron Ramsey ends Arsenal's 5-year wait for opening win in EPL August 17, 2014

    London: Aaron Ramsey gave Arsenal a winning start to the Premier League for the first time in five years on Saturday, grabbing a stoppage-time goal in a 2-1 victory over manager-less Crystal Palace. Ramsey emerged as a scoring force in midfield last season, and carried on where he left off with...
  • Tony Pulis quits Crystal Palace two days before start of EPL season August 15, 2014

    London: Manager Tony Pulis has parted company with Crystal Palace by mutual consent less than 48 hours before they kick off their Premier League season against Arsenal, British media reported on Thursday. The 56-year-old held talks with co-chairman Steve Parish earlier in the day following reports that the pair's relationship had...
  • Liverpool sell England defender Martin Kelly to Palace August 14, 2014

    London: Former England defender Martin Kelly has been sold by Liverpool to Crystal Palace after falling down the list of full backs at Anfield. Liverpool have signed Javier Manquillo from Atletico Madrid and agreed to the transfer of Alberto Moreno from Sevilla in the offseason, meaning Kelly's chances would have been...
  • Brede Hangeland joins Crystal Palace August 2, 2014

    London: Norwegian international defender Brede Hangeland has joined English football club Crystal Palace. Palace on Friday said that Hangeland had signed a one-year contract after six and a half years at London rivals Fulham, who were relegated last season, reports Xinhua. The 33-year-old becomes Palace manager Tony Pulis' third signing for the...
  • Crystal Palace sign defender Brede Hangeland August 2, 2014

    London: Crystal Palace have signed former Fulham captain Brede Hangeland for the new English Premier League season. The 33-year-old Norway central defender left Fulham after the London club opted against offering a new contract following relegation from the Premier League in May. The Houston-born player's one-year contract at Palace was announced on...
  • Vasundhara Raje asks officials to prepare time-bound development roadmap for Bikaner June 23, 2014

    Chief Minister Vasundhara Raje has asked officials to prepare a roadmap for a well-planned and time-bound development of Bikaner district. Raje said this during a 'Sarkar Aapke Dwar' programme on Sunday, a CMO release said on Monday. The chief minister is camping at Gajner Palace here as part of the programme. Raje in...
  • EPL: Liverpool draw 3-3 with Crystal Palace to leave title hopes hanging May 6, 2014

    London: Luis Suarez and his Liverpool team-mates shed tears of despair after they blew a 3-0 lead with 11 minutes remaining to draw 3-3 with Crystal Palace in an astonishing Premier League match at Selhurst Park on Monday that almost certainly ended their hopes of a first title for 24...
  • Manchester City cruise past Crystal Palace to boost title hopes April 27, 2014

    London: Manchester City took charge of the Premier League title race after Edin Dzeko and Yaya Toure scored first-half goals to secure a 2-0 win at Crystal Palace on Sunday. A couple of hours after leader Liverpool lost 2-0 against Chelsea at home, City cut its deficit to the Reds to...
  • Everton can still finish fourth, says coach Martinez April 17, 2014

    Liverpool: Everton manager Roberto Martinez is confident his side can finish fourth in the Premier League despite suffering a "hurtful" 3-2 defeat by Crystal Palace at Goodison Park on Wednesday. After winning their last seven league matches, Everton's confidence should have been high, but they failed to get going against Tony...
  • Kareena Kapoor Khan and Sharmila Tagore to restore Pataudi Palace April 9, 2014

    Mumbai: Actress Kareena Kapoor Khan along with her mother-in-law Sharmila Tagore is busy restoring the Pataudi Palace. Despite having a choc-a-bloc schedule due to ad shoots and shooting for Rohit Shetty's 'Singham 2', Kareena, who is married to actor and Nawab of Pataudi Saif Ali Khan, has been juggling her schedule...
  • Palace boss Pulis hopes Cardiff can avoid relegation April 3, 2014

    Crystal Palace's Welsh manager Tony Pulis would like Cardiff City to avoid relegation from the Premier League even though his side meet them in a crucial battle to avoid the drop in South Wales on Saturday. Both clubs were promoted from the Championship last season and while Palace sit five points...
  • John Terry scores own goal, Chelsea lose 1-0 at Crystal Palace March 29, 2014

    London: Chelsea captain John Terry scored an own goal to gift Crystal Palace a 1-0 victory on Saturday, weakening the west London team's grip on the Premier League lead. The veteran center back headed Joel Ward's cross past his own goalkeeper, Petr Cech, seven minutes into the second half at Selhurst...
  • Crystal Palace winger Jason Puncheon fined for Twitter outburst March 4, 2014

    London: Crystal Palace winger Jason Puncheon has been fined 15,000 pounds for comments made on Twitter about his former manager Neil Warnock, the FA said on Tuesday. Puncheon was also warned about his future conduct after "failing to act in the best interests of the game", the FA added on its...
  • Palace boss to fine two of his own players for diving March 3, 2014

    London: Crystal Palace players Jerome Thomas and Marouane Chamakh are to be fined by manager Tony Pulis for diving during Sunday's 1-1 draw in their Premier League match against Swansea City. Pulis was furious with both players and said afterwards: "They'll pay money for that. They will both be fined. It's...
  • Oxlade-Chamberlain gives Arsenal 2-0 win over Palace February 2, 2014

    London: Alex Oxlade-Chamberlain sent Arsenal back to the top of the Premier League on Sunday as his first goals in more than a year clinched a 2-0 victory over Crystal Palace. Making his first league start since August in an injury-curtailed season, Oxlade-Chamberlain broke through the resilient visitors two minutes into...
  • French President Hollande announces separation from Trierweiler January 26, 2014

    Paris: French President Francois Hollande announced his separation from first lady Valerie Trierweiler on Saturday following a media storm over allegations he is having an affair with an actress. "I wish to make it known that I have ended my partnership with Valerie Trierweiler," he said. Hollande sought to put an end...
  • Travelogue: Jodhpur's Ranbanka Palace is a perfect heritage classic weekend getaway January 25, 2014

    Is a relaxing, solitary, but entertaining classic getaway on your wish list? Kaalbelia dances, delightful puppet shows, mouth watering 'laal maas' and the traditional paintings at the Ranbanka Palace Hotel in this historic Rajasthan town could provide the answer. A weekend trip to the "classic heritage property", a title awarded by...
  • PM speaks to Shashi Tharoor, condoles Sunanda Pushkar's death January 17, 2014

    Prime Minister Manmohan Singh on Friday night spoke to Union Minister Shashi Tharoor and condoled the death of the latter's wife Sunanda Pushkar. "I am deeply saddened at your loss. May God give you strength in this hour of grief", Singh told Tharoor. Sunanda Pushkar, who was upset over an alleged extra-marital...
  • French president Hollande-Gayet affair going on for over two years: Report January 17, 2014

    French President François Hollande has been having an affair with actress Julie Gayet "for over two years", Closer magazine said on Friday. The magazine said the 41-year-old actress had first been introduced to 59-year-old Hollande in 2011 by his former partner Ségolène Royal, when he was a front-running presidential candidate, The...
  • AAP victory has set good example of democracy's strength: Amartya Sen January 17, 2014

    Debutant Aam Aadmi Party's victory in the recent Delhi Assembly elections has set a good example of the strength of democracy in India, Nobel laureate Amartya Sen said at the Jaipur Literature Festival in Jaipur on Friday. Addressing the keynote session of a jam-packed session at the opening day of the...
  • Jaipur Literature Festival begins today, to host over 240 authors January 17, 2014

    Jaipur: The annual Jaipur Literature festival begins on Friday amidst expectations of nearly 2 lakh visitors at the historic Diggi palace in the city. The gathering this time will see the likes of several Nobel prize winners, Booker prize winners. The big faces who will grace the occasion will be...
  • Books, Bollywood and more in store as Jaipur Literature Fest kicks off tomorrow January 16, 2014

    Nobel laureates to local writers, award-winning authors to debut novelists, Bollywood bigwigs to music artistes, the historic Diggi palace in Jaipur is all set to overflow with authors, publishers and book lovers from across South Asia as the annual literary jamboree, the Jaipur Literature Festival, kicks off on Friday. The five-day...
  • Defoe begins farewell in style as Spurs beat Crystal Palace 2-0 January 12, 2014

    London: Toronto-bound Jermain Defoe started his Tottenham farewell by scoring as Spurs moved within one point of the Champions League spots and Crystal Palace dropped to last place in the Premier League on Saturday. Tottenham confirmed on Friday that Defoe would leave for Toronto FC at the end of February, and...
  • Slice of history at 5-day Jaipur Literature festival beginning Jan 17 January 10, 2014

    Stories about the Second World War or the ruins in Pompeii or even about the old life of Delhi- the upcoming 2014 Jaipur Literature Festival is set to throw a spotlight on history. The seventh edition of the five-day festival scheduled from January 17 at Diggi Palace in Jaipur is expected...