RP Singh

  • Cricketer RP Singh expresses desire to complete his graduation 22-02-2014 02:24 PM

    Indian cricketer R.P. Singh wants to get back to studies and complete his graduation. His graduation course from the Lucknow university was abruptly cut short in 2008-09 owing to his commitments for the Indian cricket team. Singh met office bearers of the Lucknow University Teachers Union (LUTA) late on Friday...
  • Ranji Trophy quarters: UP need 278 runs to win against Karnataka 10-01-2014 07:25 PM

    Bangalore: Uttar Pradesh came back strongly to keep their hopes alive for an interesting finish as they needed another 278 runs with nine wickets in hand to register an outright victory over Karnataka in the Ranji Trophy quarter-final at Chinnaswamy stadium on Friday. Batting first, Karnataka had scored 349 all...
  • Depleted Bengal look to youngsters against Uttar Pradesh 13-12-2013 06:54 PM

    Kolkata: Needing a miracle to book a quarter-final berth, Bengal are planning to inject young blood in their line-up against Uttar Pradesh on an Eden green top in a group B Ranji Trophy fixture beginning Saturday. At least three youngsters, including U-19 batsman Abhimanyu Easwaran, are likely to make first...
  • Venkatesh Prasad bats for seamer RP Singh 13-12-2013 06:50 PM

    Kolkata: Former India pacer Venkatesh Prasad Friday said left-arm seamer RP Singh was back in his elements and should be considered for the tour to New Zealand. Urging the national selectors to set their eyes on RP, Prasad said: "He is taking wickets, but the only thing missing is a...
  • West Indies get down to business with warm-up tie 30-10-2013 09:11 PM

    Kolkata: Amid grand plans in India to give a memorable adieu to master blaster Sachin Tendulkar, the visiting West Indies team would get a chance to adapt to the conditions and test themselves in match situations as they take on Uttar Pradesh Cricket Association XI in a three-dayer beginning here...
  • Baba Ramdev's firms evaded excise duty worth over Rs 20 crore 04-10-2013 07:29 PM

    Dehradun:Central Excise sleuths raided the firms of yoga guru Ramdev and claimed to have detected evasion of excise duty of over Rs 20 crore. The Excise officials raided the firms of Ramdev in Uttarakhand on Thursday and found that they were not paying excise duty on a number of cosmetic...
  • Former cricketers slam Dhoni for Rhiti row 04-06-2013 04:09 PM

    New Delhi: Indian captain Mahendra Singh Dhoni has come under sharp attack from some former cricketers for his alleged conflict of interest for having stakes in the sports management company which handles him and three of his Indian team-mates. Dhoni found himself in a controversy when it came to light...
  • 'Dhoni has a lot of explaining to do in Rhiti row' 03-06-2013 08:44 PM

    A newspaper reported on Monday that MS Dhoni has a 15 per cent stake in Rhiti Sports - a sports marketing firm, and that has put the India captain in an uncomfortable position. CNN-IBN discusses the matter. ...
  • IPL 6, week 2 review: Calypso, collapses and curses 18-04-2013 08:25 AM

    A Chris Gayle special, a record hat-trick, a criminal no-ball and more in Cricketnext's review of the second week of the sixth season of the IPL. Innings of the week Who else, but Chris Gayle? The West Indian blaster scored his second unbeaten half-century of IPL 6 to down defending...
  • Vinay defends RP Singh, says Dhoni's knock hurt RCB 14-04-2013 04:34 PM

    Chennai: Royal Challengers Bangalore's medium pacer R Vinay Kumar has said that it was MS Dhoni's knock that took the game away from the visitors, paving the way for Chennai Super Kings' win in IPL 6 on Saturday. "Even though we bowled well, Dhoni's innings took the game away from...
  • IPL 6: Gayle sparkles in RCB win over KKR 11-04-2013 08:11 PM

    Inspired by Chris Gayle's 50-ball 85, Royal Challengers Bangalore recorded an eight-wicket win to move to No. 1 and handed Kolkata Knight Riders their second loss in a row in IPL 6. ...
  • IPL 6: Gayle and RP sparkle in RCB victory over Kolkata 11-04-2013 07:19 PM

    Bangalore: Inspired by their bowlers and boosted by a bullish innings from Chris Gayle, a clinical Royal Challengers Bangalore recorded an eight-wicket win to move to No. 1 and hand Kolkata Knight Riders their second loss in a row in IPL 6. The match was effectively decided by Gayle's 50-ball...
  • We can win matches without Chris Gayle, says RP Singh 09-04-2013 09:21 PM

    Bangalore: Royal Challengers Bangalore pacer R P Singh said that his side can win matches in the IPL even without contribution from explosive West Indian batsman Chris Gayle as shown by captain Virat Kohli who hit an unbeaten 93 against Sunrisers Hyderabad here on Tuesday. "Generally people talk about Gayle,...
  • Sonia should retract her statement against BJP: Prasad 26-11-2012 01:40 PM

    New Delhi: In wake of former CAG official RP Singh claiming his comments on PAC chairman Murli Manohar Joshi on the 2G issue were misquoted, BJP on Monday asked Congress president Sonia Gandhi to retract her statement in which she had attacked the main Opposition party. "In light of what...
  • CAG 2G report: DMK gives notice for discussion in LS 26-11-2012 10:23 AM

    New Delhi: The UPA seems to have played the 2G card ahead of the all-party meet to resolve the parliament deadlock on FDI. Congress ally DMK has given a notice for a discussion under rule 193 on the CAG report on 2G Scam in the Lok Sabha. The notice comes...
  • Not defending government on 2G report: RP Singh 25-11-2012 08:40 PM

    Former Director General of Audit, Post and Telecommunications, CAG, RP Singh on Saturday kept the controversy alive on his earlier claim that Public Accounts Committee Chairman and BJP leader Murli Manohar Joshi had influenced the 2G report that indicted the government. Speaking to Karan Thapar on Devil's Advocate, the ex-audit...
  • Former CAG official RP Singh blames Murli Manohar Joshi again 25-11-2012 04:09 PM

    RP Singh has again shifted his stance on the 2G report suggesting it was PAC Chairman Manohar manohar Joshi who had interfered in the preparation of the report. ...
  • 'Member of PAC, not Joshi, influenced CAG's 2G report' 25-11-2012 07:18 AM

    Former Director General of Audit, Post and Telecommunications, CAG, RP Singh on Saturday made a U-turn on his earlier claim that Public Accounts Committee Chairman and BJP leader Murli Manohar Joshi had influenced the 2G report that indicted the government. Speaking to Karan Thapar on Devil's Advocate, the ex-audit officer...
  • CAG 2G report row: BJP slams Sonia's remarks 24-11-2012 03:46 PM

    The UPA has launched a counter-attack on the CAG after one of its former officers claimed that the 2G loss figure was manipulated under the influence of PAC Chief and BJP leader Murli Manohar Joshi. ...
  • Manish Tewari dares CAG to join debate on audit process 24-11-2012 02:50 PM

    The UPA has launched a counter-attack on the CAG after a former auditor claimed the 2G loss figures were manipulated under guidance from PAC chief and BJP leader Murli Manohar Joshi. ...
  • 2G report row: DMK to move motion for debate in Parl 24-11-2012 09:13 AM

    New Delhi: The ruling-coalition UPA's key constituent, the DMK will move a motion in Parliament for a discussion on the charges levelled by ex-CAG audit officer RP Singh against BJP leader and Public Accounts Committee Chairman Murli Manohar Joshi, government sources say. The government is understood to be in favour...
  • Government has nothing to do with RP Singh: Sibal 23-11-2012 09:07 PM

    New Delhi: Union Telecom Minister Kapil Sibal on Friday rejected the allegations by the Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) that the government was behind former Comptroller and Auditor General (CAG) official RP Singh's sensational claims about the audit of 2G spectrum, saying the government had nothing to do with him. Singh,...
  • 2G report row: Sonia must apologise, says MM Joshi 23-11-2012 03:37 PM

    New Delhi: A seemingly calm and composed Murli Manohar Joshi, senior BJP leader and PAC Chairman, on Friday demanded that UPA Chairperson Sonia Gandhi apologise for her remark against his party over the latest row over the CAG's 2G report. Speaking to CNN-IBN, Joshi said that he would quit PAC...
  • 2G report row: BJP stands exposed, says Sonia Gandhi 23-11-2012 01:09 PM

    New Delhi: Congress President Sonia Gandhi wasted no time in attacking the BJP after a CAG officer levelled charges against one of its prominent members saying that he influenced the agency's 2G report. Principal auditor RP Singh had alleged that BJP leader and Chairman of Public Accounts Committee (PAC) MM...
  • CAG 2G report row: Charges will be discussed in Parliament, says Kamal Nath 23-11-2012 10:50 AM

    Parliamentary Affairs Minister Kamal Nath on Friday said that the allegations by CAG principal auditor RP Singh against its 2G report will be discussed in Parliament. ...
  • 2G report row: Govt trying to defame CAG, says Joshi 23-11-2012 10:40 AM

    New Delhi: Public Accounts Committee (PAC) Chairman Murli Manohar Joshi of the BJP on Friday refuted charges by ex-CAG audit officer RP Singh that he had influenced the agency's report on 2G spectrum, saying that they were baseless. Speaking to reporters, Joshi said that the government was merely trying to...