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  • IPL 8: David Warner raises his hat to Praveen Kumar, Bhuvneshwar Kumar April 23, 2015

    David Warner reflected on a job well done by Sunrisers Hyderabad as they ended the Visakhapatnam leg of their home matches with a morale-boosting win over Kolkata Knight Riders on Wednesday (April 22). Warner top scored with a typically aggressive 55-ball 91. But the victory wasn't sealed until the Uttar Pradesh...
  • IPL 2015: Sunrisers Hyderabad bank on steaming 'Meerut Express' April 14, 2015

    In November 2012, Praveen Kumar and Bhuvneshwar Kumar ran through a star-studded Delhi line-up consisting of Virender Sehwag, Gautam Gambhir, Virat Kohli and Unmukt Chand with precision, finishing with eight wickets between them as Uttar Pradesh recorded a comfortable win in a Ranji Trophy game in Ghaziabad. By then, Praveen had...
  • Gurgaon Traffic Police ASI Praveen Kumar highlights the dangers of his work April 13, 2015

    ASI Praveen Kumar of Gurgaon Traffic Police appeals to the public to follow traffic rules. He says many a times people break traffic rules and also assault traffic constables. ...
  • Sunrisers Hyderabad coach Moody confident of good show in IPL 8 April 5, 2015

    Visakhapatnam: Sunrisers Hyderabad head coach Tom Moody said on Sunday that he is optimistic about his team's chances in the eighth season of the Indian Premier League (IPL) as the team regrouped for the first time. The team's Indian contingent consisting of Ishant Sharma, Praveen Kumar, Parvez Rasool and Naman Ojha...
  • West Bengal: VHP rally fizzles out, hundreds of activists detained April 5, 2015

    Raiganj: Around 500 VHP activists were on Sunday detained by police while they were marching towards the venue of their rally in Raiganj in North Dinajpur district which was to be addressed by senior leader Praveen Togadia. Togadia's entry into the state was banned by the West Bengal government fearing "communal...
  • Muslims safer in India than anywhere else in world: BJP MP Yogi Adityanath March 2, 2015

    Hubballi: Firebrand Bharatiya Janata Party MP Yogi Adityanath on Sunday said Muslims are safer in India than anywhere else in the world and the majority community is liberal by nature. "Hindus are liberal in nature and therefore the country is also liberal, and Muslims are safer in India than anywhere else...
  • Praveen Togadia asks Centre to declare swine flu as national emergency March 1, 2015

    Bhubaneswar: Viswa Hindu Parishad asked the Centre to declare swine flu as a national emergency and take steps on war footing. "I appeal to the Centre to declare swine flu as a national emergency as the...
  • After Togadia, MIM leader Owaisi banned from entering Bengaluru February 20, 2015

    Bengaluru: City Police Commissioner has imposed prohibitory orders banning Majlis-e-Ittehadul Muslimeen President Asaduddin Owaisi from entering the city a week from Thursday, days before his party was to hold a public meeting. In his order, Commissioner MN Reddi has also prohibited him from participating or speaking at any public meeting or...
  • Bengaluru: Police ban defied, Praveen Togadia's recorded speech played at rally February 8, 2015

    Bengaluru: Defying multi-media gag by police, VHP leader Praveen Togadia's video recorded speech was played at a rally on Sunday in which he called for Ghar Wapsi (homecoming) and establishment of "Constitutional Hindu Nation". Additional Commissioner of Police (Bengaluru) Alok Kumar said, "We have taken note of the violation; we will...
  • India @ 9 with Zakka Jacob February 8, 2015

    Catch the day's top stories with Zakka Jacob on India @ 9. ...
  • VHP leader Praveen Togadia banned from entering Bengaluru between February 5 to 10 February 3, 2015

    Bengaluru: Senior Vishva Hindu Parishad (VHP) leader Praveen Togadia has been issued a notice on Tuesday by the Bengaluru police prohibiting his entry into the city. Earlier, Togadia was expected to take part in a VHP convention called the 'Hindu Viraat Samavesha' on February 8. According to sources, Togadia has been...
  • Won't allow conversion of Hindus, says Praveen Togadia January 7, 2015

    Sultanpur: Vishva Hindu Parishad President Praveen Togadia on Wednesday said his organisation would not allow anymore conversion of Hindus and urged Muslims to return to the Hindu-fold. "We will not allow anymore conversion of Hindus... In the last ten years, VHP saved about ten lakh Hindus from conversion," Togadia said...
  • Conversions should be banned, but not Ghar Wapsi, says Praveen Togadia December 29, 2014

    Hyderabad: VHP's national general secretary Praveen Togadia on Monday demanded "a strong legislation" to stop conversions, but defended 'Ghar Wapsi' program. Speaking about the outcome of meeting of central board of trustees and management committee of VHP, Togadia said, "We are against conversions. If someone is accepting another way of...
  • Sun Network COO C Praveen arrested in a sexual harassment case December 26, 2014

    Chennai: A senior employee of a private television channel was arrested on Friday following a complaint of sexual harassment against him by a former woman staffer, police said. A team of Central crime branch police officials arrested C Praveen, Chief Operating officer of Sun TV Network, from his home. "We have booked...
  • RSS, VHP committed to make India 'Hindu nation', Modi yet to break silence on conversion row December 21, 2014

    Bhopal: Backing Rashtriya Swayamsewak Sangh chief Mohan Bhagwat's description of India as a "Hindu rashtra", senior Vishwa Hindu Parishad leader Praveen Togadia said efforts will be made to "increase" the percentage of Hindus in the country, but skirted the issue of religious conversion. He also said that Bhagwat's assertion of "Hindu...
  • As it happened: Ranji Trophy 2014-15, Round 3, Day 1 December 21, 2014

    (For LIVE updates, scroll down to the bottom of the page) Preview: A resilient Railways will have to dig deep to stop the onslaught of defending champions Karnataka in their home tie beginning at the Karnail Singh Stadium. Karnataka have continued their imperious form of last season with comprehensive victories over Tamil...
  • Ranji Trophy: Mumbai players do groundsmen's job at Railways ground December 15, 2014

    New Delhi: The second day of the Ranji Trophy match between Mumbai and Railways had visiting team players, led by their skipper Suryakumar Yadav, doing the duty of groundsmen as the cricketers tried to clear the waterlogged areas of the Karnail Singh Stadium. With their giant 'supersopper' not working, it became...
  • As it happened: Ranji Trophy 2014-15, Round 2, Day 2 December 15, 2014

    (For updates, scroll down to the bottom of the page) Day one roundup: Uttar Pradesh medium-pacers continuously came back to check Madhya Pradesh on the opening day of the Group A Ranji Trophy match on Sunday. Left-arm spinner Rakesh Dhruv scalped four batsmen as Vidarbha bundled out Punjab for 195 on...
  • Ranji Trophy Group A, Round 2: UP pacers check MP surge on Day 1 December 14, 2014

    Indore: Uttar Pradesh medium-pacers continuously came back to check Madhya Pradesh on the opening day of the Group A Ranji Trophy match on Sunday. Put into bat at the Holkar Stadium, the hosts ended Sunday on 195 for seven in 82 overs with Sanjay Mishra (6) and Puneet Datay (0) fighting...
  • Being a sex worker doesn't confer right to violate her: Delhi Court November 12, 2014

    New Delhi: A Delhi court has sentenced four youths to 10 years rigorous imprisonment for abducting and gangraping a Rwandan refugee, saying merely because she was working as a sex worker does not confer the right upon anyone to violate her dignity. Additional Sessions Judge Kaveri Baweja convicted all the...
  • Praveen Kumar's gold chain stolen from dressing room November 11, 2014

    Cricketer Praveen Kumar's gold chain worth around Rs 8 lakh was allegedly stolen from the dressing room of the Vidarbha Cricket Association here during a match, police said on Tuesday. The incident took place on Monday evening and the complaint was filed on Tuesday, they said. The Indian medium pacer had left...
  • Viswanathan Anand should attack more in future games: Praveen Thipsay November 10, 2014

    Former Indian Chess Grandmaster, Praveen Thipsay tells CNN-IBN that Viswanathan Anand's strong point is attack rather than defence. Anand currently trails Magnus Carlsen in World Chess Championship....
  • Praveen Kumar out of CLT20 with injury, Mumbai bring in Pawan Suyal September 15, 2014

    Raipur: India discard Praveen Kumar is out of Champions League T20 after sustaining an injury to his right shoulder during Mumbai Indians' opening qualifying game against Lahore Lions, last Saturday. "Praveen Kumar sustained an injury to his right shoulder during Mumbai Indians first CLT20 qualifier match. He is undergoing a thorough...
  • Ram temple pledge will be fulfilled soon: Praveen Togadia August 18, 2014

    Vishwa Hindu Parishad chief Praveen Togadia on Sunday said the pledge for constructing Ram temple at Ayodhya will be fulfilled soon. Addressing a gathering in Mumbai, Togadia also said that more than 5,000 hostels for girls and youth will be built in the country and a mechanism will be worked out...
  • Campus Calling: Possible career options after completing your educations June 20, 2014

    As admission season is around, CNNIBN 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 ecommerce: CAIT June 4, 2014

    New Delhi: The government should not allow FDI in ecommerce retail as it would grant backdoor entry to foreign players in the multibrand 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 mediumpacer 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 4wicket win over Mumbai May 10, 2014

    Opener Dwayne Smith's fine 57 off 51 balls and R Ashwin's 3wicket haul helped Chennai Super Kings clinch a 4wicket victory over Mumbai Indians with 3 balls to spare at the Wankhede Stadium. With the win, Chennai broke Mumbai's impeccable 10match 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...