Praveen

  • Uttar Pradesh beat Goa by 48 runs in Syed Mushtaq Ali trophy 10-04-2014 07:13 PM

    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...
  • Rahane employing baseball hitting technique for T20s, says Amre 13-03-2014 08:21 PM

    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...
  • Budget 2014-15 'a damp squib'; no major surprises: Experts 17-02-2014 05:47 PM

    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 24-01-2014 05:27 PM

    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...
  • Indian women cueists win in IBSF World Snooker 04-12-2013 08:16 PM

    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...
  • Anand so far has dominated Carlsen: Thipsay 13-11-2013 02:28 PM

    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 12-11-2013 03:48 PM

    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...
  • Ranji Trophy, Group B: Gupta takes four in UP's big win; TN earn three points 10-11-2013 06:22 PM

    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 10-11-2013 09:52 AM

    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' 01-11-2013 03:21 PM

    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...
  • Two disgruntled boxers warned, third summoned by IBF 21-09-2013 07:00 PM

    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)...
  • Actor Praveen Kumar is AAP candidate for Wazirpur seat in Delhi polls 19-09-2013 03:41 PM

    Actor Praveen Kumar who played the role of Bheem in BR Chopra's legendary television series 'Mahabharat' will contest the Delhi Assembly elections from Wazirpur on Aam Aadmi Party ticket. Kumar, an Arjuna awardee and star of Indian athletics in the 1960s and the 1970s, had joined the party recently. Kumar...
  • Injured Irfan, Praveen ruled out of India A squad 14-09-2013 02:23 PM

    New Delhi: Irfan Pathan and Praveen Kumar's hopes of impressing the selectors to earn a recall into the senior Indian team suffered a setback on Saturday when the two swing bowlers were ruled out of India A squad that will take on the visiting West Indies a team in a...
  • Sexual assault case: No law and order issues, says CM Ashok Gehlot 04-09-2013 05:50 PM

    Rajasthan Chief Minister Ashok Gehlot on Wednesday said that there is no law and order issues in the state after arrest of Asaram in the sexual assault case. He said, "Previously when we arrested Praveen Togadia similar questions were raised on law and order situation but nothing happened. There is...
  • Dinesh, two other boxers allege bias in World C'ship trials 29-08-2013 07:32 PM

    Patiala: The selection of the Indian team for the World Boxing Championships has run into a controversy with three pugilists, including Arjuna awardee Dinesh Kumar, threatening to take the panel to court even as Olympian Akhil Kumar vowed to sue one of them for dragging his name into the furore....
  • Praveen Togadia defends Asaram, says he is innocent 28-08-2013 11:03 PM

    VHP leader Praveen Togadia on Wednesday supported controversial self-styled godman Asaram Bapu, facing allegations of raping a minor girl, saying he was a genuine saint. "Asaram Bapu is a real saint, he is innocent, but it has become a tradition in India to defame the religious leaders," the VHP's international...
  • VHP's Ayodhya yatra will continue as planned, says Praveen Togadia 27-08-2013 03:34 PM

    VHP leader Praveen Togadia on Tuesday said the outfit's controversial yatra would continue as planned through its decided route. "The 84 kosi parikrama yatra would continue as per its schedule from its decided route and there would be no change in it," Togadia, who was released from temporary jail, told...
  • VHP's yatra a political drama, says CM Akhilesh Yadav 26-08-2013 07:16 PM

    Claiming there was nothing religious about Vishwa Hindu Parishad (VHP)'s 84 Kosi Yatra, Uttar Pradesh Chief Minister Akhilesh Yadav, on Monday, described it as a "political drama" which his government had not allowed to be staged. "VHP's yatra is not a religious one, but a political drama," Akhilesh said while...
  • VHP Yatra: 1,696 arrested, security measures to continue, says UP govt 25-08-2013 07:17 PM

    As the VHP was adamant to complete its 84 Kosi Parikrama Yatra, the UP government on Sunday said security arrangements would continue to check those trying to attend the banned yatra even as 1,696 persons, including Ashok Singhal and Praveen Togadia, were arrested in a crackdown. "The tight security arrangements...
  • Praveen Kumar eyeing India comeback through domestic season 01-07-2013 10:16 PM

    New Delhi: Out of the national fold for more than a year, fast bowler Praveen Kumar has set his eyes on the 2013-14 domestic season to make a comeback to the Indian team. "I am fit. I have fully recovered from my tennis elbow. I am bowling well these days....
  • U'khand chopper crash: IAF pilot cremated in Madurai 29-06-2013 08:07 PM

    Madurai: A large number of people on Saturday bid a tearful adieu to IAF pilot K Praveen, killed in a helicopter crash during a rescue mission in Uttarakhand, at the funeral held at his native place, Madurai. Amid poignant scenes, the body of Praveen was cremated with full state honours....
  • Modi likely to visit Ayodhya; to pray at disputed site 17-06-2013 10:15 PM

    Ayodhya: In a move having big political significance, Gujarat Chief Minister Narendra Modi is likely to visit Ayodhya this week and will also offer prayer at the disputed site. Ashok Singhal, Praveen Togadia, Gorakhpur MP Yogi Aditya Nath and yoga guru Ashok Singhal, Praveen Togadia will be reaching the town...
  • Barring the climax, PKC is an entertaining watch. 08-06-2013 03:53 PM

    Cast: Sudheer Babu, Nanditha, Praveen, Saptagiri Director: J Prabhakar Reddy Rating: 2.5 out of 5 Prabhakar Reddy's 'Prema Katha Chitram' (PKC) is one of those low budget films backed by quirky narration, that can't be placed under one particular genre. The reason? The film shifts gears at regular intervals only...
  • Praveen Swami on five things that went wrong and led to Chhattisgarh ambush 27-05-2013 02:01 PM

    Praveen Swami, National Security Analyst for CNN-IBN and Firstpost says, even though the state and central government knew a major Congress programme was underway in Sukma - the most dangerous area in southern Chhattisgarh, they did nothing to deter a lethal attack. ...
  • Vinay, Mishra likely for Champions Trophy 03-05-2013 11:59 AM

    The bustling form of several Indian pace bowlers in the ongoing IPL looks to be the only major discussion point on Saturday in the corridors of the BCCI headquarters in Mumbai, when India's squad for the ICC Champions Trophy is announced. This summer's tournament will be held in England where...
  • Which Indian pacers will make the Champions Trophy?

    Clean Bold |  Mikkhail Vaswani
    It's the hits, the heaves and the "Yes maximums" that makes any T20 match an exciting and entertaining one. So if IPL 6 is high...

  • Audio of Telugu film 'Greeku Veerudu' is out 30-04-2013 05:16 PM

    The music launch of Nagarjuna-Nayantara starrer film 'Greeku Veerudu' was held recently in Hyderabad. The Hex-Platinum function was attended by the director Dasarth, D Siva Prasad Reddy, Chandann Reddy, Kona Venkat, Praveen Varma, Vijay. An elated Nagarjuna said, "I am very happy at my film releasing on the day Indian...
  • Telugu film 'Love Touch' to be released on May 10th 26-04-2013 06:28 PM

    'Love Touch', starring actors Jayanth and Dhruthi as the lead pair is set to be released on May 10th with a tagline of 'Idhi chaala too much'. The film that is directed by Sri Chand is produced by S Ratthamayya and L Praveen under NSR films banner. The director said,...
  • Punjab seamers set up five-wicket win over Delhi 23-04-2013 11:06 PM

    New Delhi: Normal service was restored for Delhi Daredevils who followed up an excellent run-chase two nights ago with another sloppy batting performance that formed the basis of their seventh defeat in eight matches. Given first use of a sluggish Feroz Shah Kotla surface on Tuesday evening, the hosts made...
  • IPL 6: All-round Gony stars in thrilling Punjab win over KKR 16-04-2013 07:41 PM

    Mohali: What threatened to be a mismatch between the defending IPL champions and a struggling Kings XI Punjab turned out to a gripping encounter at the PCA Stadium in Mohali on Tuesday. After yesterday's upset win for Pune Warriors over heavyweights Chennai Super Kings, Punjab pulled the ground from underneath...