Praveen

  • Campus Calling: Possible career options after completing your educations June 20, 2014

    As admission season is around, CNN-IBN takes a look at some unusual career options for those who want to walk the road less taken. Praveen Malhotra from Career Guidance India answers all the questions. ...
  • Government should not permit FDI in e-commerce: CAIT June 4, 2014

    New Delhi: The government should not allow FDI in e-commerce retail as it would grant back-door entry to foreign players in the multi-brand retail which the ruling BJP has been opposing, retailers body CAIT on Wednesday said. "We will take up the issue with the Prime Minister and Finance Minister and...
  • I stopped stepping out of my house after IPL snub: Praveen Kumar May 11, 2014

    After missing out on initial IPL action, Praveen Kumar made an instant impact against Chennai Super Kings, albeit in a losing cause, but the Mumbai Indians medium-pacer said he still gets the goose bumps when he thinks about his snub during the February auctions. "I was very disappointed when I was...
  • IPL 7: Smith, Ashwin power Chennai to a 4-wicket win over Mumbai May 10, 2014

    Opener Dwayne Smith's fine 57 off 51 balls and R Ashwin's 3-wicket haul helped Chennai Super Kings clinch a 4-wicket victory over Mumbai Indians with 3 balls to spare at the Wankhede Stadium. With the win, Chennai broke Mumbai's impeccable 10-match winning record at the Wankhede, the longest winning streak at...
  • IPL 7: Praveen Kumar replaces injured Zaheer Khan in Mumbai Indians squad May 8, 2014

    Defending champions Mumbai Indians have roped in Uttar Pradesh swing bowler Praveen Kumar as the replacement for the injured Zaheer Khan for the remainder of their campaign in the Indian Premier League. MI skipper Rohit Sharma tweeted Kumar's picture in the team's jersey and said, "Welcome mate good to have you!!!" A...
  • India @ 9 with Bhupendra Chaubey May 2, 2014

    Catch the day's top stories with Bhupendra Chaubey on India @ 9. ...
  • News 360: UPA to set up probe panel over Gujarat Snoopgate case May 2, 2014

    The government is going ahead with a probe into the Gujarat snoopgate scandal. It will appoint a judge to head the probe panel by May 16 before the new government is formed. ...
  • A Billion Votes: Is the row over a Modi's DD interview necessary? May 2, 2014

    BJP prime ministerial candidate Narendra Modi's interview with Doordarshan stoked controversy for his alleged 'daughter' remark. The BJP alleged that the interview was "censored" following government "pressure". The public broadcaster, however, insisted that there was no interference by any authority or any "deliberate omission". ...
  • Will ban RSS and BJP for hate mongering if voted to power, says Lalu April 23, 2014

    Sharply reacting to the statements of VHP leader Praveen Togadia and BJP leader Giriraj Singh, RJD President Lalu Prasad on Wednesday said these showed their "ugly faces" and if voted to power his party would ban RSS and BJP for "hate mongering". "If my party comes to power, RSS, BJP and...
  • Four 'communal' comments which shook the nation in last one week April 22, 2014

    New Delhi: The AAP is in the news for wrong reasons once again. Its famous face on television channels Shazia Ilmi has embarrassed her party. Her advise to fellow Muslims to vote on communal lines in this election has attracted sharp criticism. But she is not the only one who...
  • Modi calls Togadia, Giriraj Singh's statements irresponsible April 22, 2014

    Bharatiay Janata Party's prime ministerial candidate Narendra Modi distanced himself from the vicious comments made by VHP leader Praveen Togadia and party leader Giriraj Singh against Modi critics and Muslims. Modi has disapproved statements calling them 'irresponsible' and also asked leaders to refrain from making any such comment. ...
  • Modi chides BJP leaders, says petty statements not acceptable April 22, 2014

    New Delhi: Expressing his strong disapproval of comments made by some party leaders, Bharatiya Janata Party prime ministerial nominee Narendra Modi tweeted against such remarks. "Petty statements by those claiming to be BJP's well wishers are deviating the campaign from the issues of development and good governance," he said. Without naming...
  • India @ 9 with Bhupendra Chaubey April 21, 2014

    Catch the day's top stories with Bhupendra Chaubey on India @ 9. ...
  • FIR filed against VHP leader Togadia for his anti-Muslim remarks April 21, 2014

    New Delhi: An FIR has been filed against Vishwa Hindu Parishad chief Praveen Togadia for his controversial remarks that Muslims must be evicted from Hindu-majority areas. Earlier in the day, an FIR was filed against BJP leader Giriraj Singh for his "Modi opponents would have to leave for Pakistan" comment,...
  • Can Modi-led BJP rein in fringe elements like Giriraj Singh, Togadia? April 21, 2014

    The Election Commission has asked the police to file an FIR against Vishwa Hindu Parishad chief Praveen Togadia for his controversial remarks that Muslims must be evicted from Hindu-majority areas. Earlier in the day, an FIR was filed against BJP leader Giriraj Singh, but he remained defiant and said he...
  • News 360: EC seeks report on Praveen Togadia's hate speech April 21, 2014

    The Election Commission has sought a report on VHP President Praveen Togadia's alleged hate speech. Togadia asked people in Bhavnagar in Gujarat to evict Muslims from Hindu dominated areas. Even though the Cong has filed a complaint, both Togadia and the RSS are denying the reports, calling them fabricated. ...
  • EC seeks report on Praveen Togadia's anti-Muslim remarks April 21, 2014

    New Delhi: The Election Commission on Monday sought a report on VHP leader Praveen Togadia's alleged hate speech where he said that people from Muslim community should be stopped from buying properties in Hindu-dominated localities. "They (EC officials) are in the process of acquiring the recording of the statements made...
  • AAP demands Praveen Togadia's arrest over anti-Muslim speech April 21, 2014

    New Delhi: The Aam Aadmi Party (AAP) has demanded the immediate arrest of VHP leader Dr Praveen Togadia for his alleged hate speech. In a press release, the AAP said, "The Aam Aadmi Party (AAP) strongly condemns the hate speech given by Vishwa Hindu Parishad's (VHP) president Pravin Togadia in...
  • AAP seeks Maran's disqualification over poll spending April 20, 2014

    Aam Aadmi Party on Sunday sought disqualification of DMK candidate from Central Chennai Lok Sabha constituency Dayanidhi Maran for allegedly submitting false accounts and exceeding approved election expenditure limit. In a petition to Tamil Nadu Chief Electoral Officer Praveen Kumar, AAP candidate in the constituency J Prabhakar alleged that Maran filed...
  • Uttar Pradesh beat Goa by 48 runs in Syed Mushtaq Ali trophy April 10, 2014

    Mukar Dagar's 55-run knock and useful contributions by Prashant Gupta and Eklavya Dwivedi helped Uttar Pradesh beat Goa by 48 runs in the Syed Mustaq Ali trophy Group A match on Thursday. In another Group A match on Thursday, riding on Kuldeep Hooda's five-wicket haul, Haryana beat Jharkhand by six wickets. Batting...
  • Rahane employing baseball hitting technique for T20s, says Amre March 13, 2014

    Mumbai: Former India batsman Praveen Amre is helping talented Ajinkya Rahane master the art of "employing baseball technique while batting" so that the Mumbai youngster can generate more power in his strokes in the shortest format. Rahane has had a successful stint with Rajasthan Royals so far, playing with a copybook...
  • Budget 2014-15 'a damp squib'; no major surprises: Experts February 17, 2014

    New Delhi: Stock market participants said that the Interim Budget for 2014-15 turned out to be a damp squib and did not provide any major surprises either way, positive or negative. "Being the interim budget nothing much was expected out of it. Reduction in excise duty is a welcome step,...
  • JDU nominates 3 new leaders for Rajya Sabha seats from Bihar January 24, 2014

    New Delhi: The ruling Janata Dal United (JDU) has nominated party leaders Ramnath Thakur, Kahkashan Praveen and journalist Harivansh Jee for the three Rajya Sabha seats from Bihar. The party has replaced Shivanand Tiwari, NK Singh and Shabir Ali who have been instead asked to contest Lok Sabha elections. Harivansh Jee...
  • Indian women cueists win in IBSF World Snooker December 4, 2013

    Daugavpils: It was a good day in office for India's women cueists Chitra M, Neena Praveen and Varshaa Sanjeev as they won their respective group league matches of the IBSF World Snooker Championship, here Wednesday. While Chitra defeated Hong Kong's Yu Ching 3-1, Neena put paid to the hopes of Russia's...
  • Anand so far has dominated Carlsen: Thipsay November 13, 2013

    The third game turned out to be a hard fought affair lasting 51 moves after a rather sedate start that had seen the first two games ending in draws. ...
  • Children's story book inspires Praveen Sataru's Telugu drama November 12, 2013

    Chennai: Director Praveen Sataru has named his upcoming Telugu drama 'Chandamama Kathalu' after his childhood story book of the same name because he feels the title is apt for the movie's script. "I grew up listening to 'Chandamama Kathalu'. My grandmother used to read them to me and I fondly remember...
  • Ranji Trophy, Group B: Gupta takes four in UP's big win; TN earn three points November 10, 2013

    Vadodara: Left-arm spinner Praveen Gupta bagged four wickets, including three in an over, as Uttar Pradesh cruised to a 182-run win over Baroda in their Group B Ranji Trophy match here Sunday. The 26-year-old spinner from Meerut ran through the Baroda lower-order as they fell short of the stiff 369-run...
  • Nigerian murder case: Second accused arrested by Goa police November 10, 2013

    Panaji: Goa Police has arrested the second accused in connection with the murder of a Nigerian national, which had sparked protests by his fellow countrymen, who had created ruckus and blocked a national highway. Superintendent of Police (North) Priyanka Kashyap confirmed that accused Praveen Manohar Mandrekar was arrested on Saturday...
  • Allu Aravind to distribute 'Kaalicharan' November 1, 2013

    Chennai: Producer-distributor Allu Aravind has got the distribution rights of upcoming Telugu political revenge saga 'Kaalicharan', which is coming out Nov 8 after fighting a legal battle for nearly six months. The film, reportedly, depicts the controversial story of MLA Erra Satyam and its release was stalled after not getting the...
  • Two disgruntled boxers warned, third summoned by IBF September 21, 2013

    New Delhi: Two of the three Indian boxers, who had alleged manipulation in the World Championship trials, were on Saturday let off with warnings by the National Federation even as the third was summoned to appear before the disciplinary committee on September 30. Speaking to PTI, Indian Boxing Federation (IBF) Secretary...