Sachin

  • J&K: Sachin sends water purifiers, baby food to flood victims 13 hours 25 minutes ago

    New Delhi: Sachin Tendulkar has involved himself in the relief operations for flood victims in Jammu & Kashmir. The cricket legend sent a truck full of relief material including water purifiers, one lakh chlorine tablets and baby food to the flood affected state. The truck is expected to reach Srinagar on...
  • Sachin Tendulkar to felicitate Lata Mangeshkar on the singer's 85th birthday 18 hours 17 minutes ago

    Mumbai: On legendary singer Lata Mangeshkar's 85th birthday Sep 28, cricket maestro Sachin Tendulkar will felicitate her at a celebratory function here. Tendulkar has given his consent to be the chief guest at the event, to be organised by music events organistion Hridayesh Arts at the Shanmukhananda Auditorium, King's Circle here,...
  • Sachin Tendulkar helping Virat Kohli come out of bad form 2 days ago

    Desperate times call for desperate measures. Virat Kohli is in the middle of a woeful batting form, and his desperation to come out of it has sent an SOS to Sachin Tendulkar: 'Help me overcome this'. According to a report in the Hindustan Times, Kohli is currently in Mumbai batting in...
  • Salman Khan: I love Marathi cinema; would love to do a lead role in a Marathi film 3 days ago

    Mumbai: Bollywood superstar Salman Khan, who played a small part in Riteish Deshmukh's Marathi film "Lai Bhaari", says he would like to do a lead role in a film of the genre. He launched the music of Marathi film "Sanngto Aika...!" Monday and shared his desire to feature in such movies. When...
  • Sachin Tendulkar named for Giants International Award 3 days ago

    Mumbai: Cricket maestro and Bharat Ratna Sachin Tendulkar and Bollywood danseuse Helen are among this year's Giants International awardees, according to an announcement here on Tuesday. Tendulkar will get the award for lifetime achievement in sports while Helen Salim Khan will be honoured for her lifetime contribution to films. The awards shall...
  • People have moved beyond love jihad: Sachin Pilot on Congress's victory in Rajasthan bypolls 4 days ago

    New Delhi: The Congress was in a celebration mode in Rajasthan as the party won three out of four seats in the state in the recently held bypolls. Rajasthan Congress chief Sachin Pilot thanked people and said that it was the result of the party's hard work in the past...
  • I want to boost football in India through ISL, says Michael Chopra September 9, 2014

    Manchester: Indian-origin English footballer Michael Chopra, who will turn up for the Sachin Tendulkar co-owned Kerala Blasters in the inaugural Indian Super League, says he wants to "boost" the football scene in India and improve the country's youth set-up. The former Newcastle United and England Under-21 striker Chopra stated that he...
  • ISL: Sachin Tendulkar owned Kerala Blasters kick off training September 9, 2014

    Thrissur: Sachin Tendulkar-owned Kerala Blasters have kicked off their session at the Municipal grounds in the lead-up to the Indian Super League football tournament starting next month. The camp commenced on Monday. David James, manager-cum-marquee player of Kerala Blasters, said: "The team is excited and our preparation has started full steam. The...
  • Coming Soon: The Sachin Tendulkar Cup September 8, 2014

    Talks are on in the Board of Control for Cricket in India (BCCI) to name a series after India's most iconic player till date - Sachin Tendulkar. According to a report in the The Asian Age, the BCCI is pondering over a series in the name of Tendulkar, with the move...
  • Sachin Tendulkar backs India to defend the World Cup title September 4, 2014

    Sachin backed Team India to defend the 50-over World Cup, and said that Dhoni's team has the perfect mix of players to do well down under early next year. ...
  • I have framed photo of Bradman's all-time playing XI: Sachin Tendulkar September 4, 2014

    Mumbai: Cricket icon Sachin Tendulkar on Thursday said that he has the photograph of the all-time Test playing XI, picked by Australian great Donald Bradman, framed at his home and he would always "treasure" it as the legend had included him in that team. "Coming back to the greatest compliment that...
  • Sachin Tendulkar backs India to do well in World Cup September 4, 2014

    New Delhi: Retired batting maestro Sachin Tendulkar has backed defending champion India to do well at next year's World Cup because of the team's all-round ability. "India is definitely among the strong contenders for the title," Tendulkar was quoted as saying in Chennai by The Hindu newspaper on Thursday. "It is...
  • Australian PM to meet Sachin Tendulkar, to sign a MoU in the field of sports September 3, 2014

    New Delhi: The Australian Prime Minister Tony Abbott will be meeting iconic cricketer Sachin Tendulkar on Thrusday in Mumbai, from where he will be starting his two-day State visit to India. Abbott will be meeting the legendary cricketer along with Aussie cricketing greats Adam Gilchrist and Brett Lee, reflecting the strong...
  • Sachin Tendulkar's autobiography releasing on November 6 September 2, 2014

    Mumbai: Cricket legend Sachin Tendulkar's "Playing It My Way - My Autobiography" will be released November 6, the publishers announced on Tuesday. "I knew that agreeing to write my story would need me to be completely honest, as that is the way I have always played the game. It would require...
  • Indian Super League launched in a star-studded ceremony August 28, 2014

    The ISL, an IPL-style tournament involving eight city-based franchise teams, promises to revolutionise the country's football scene like never before. ...
  • Indian Super League launched in a glitzy ceremony August 28, 2014

    Mumbai: The Indian Super League (ISL), the first of its kind glamorous football league in India, was launched on Thursday by star team owners Sachin Tendulkar, John Abraham, Abhishek Bachchan, Ranbir Kapoor and brand ambassador Varun Dhawan who promised to popularise the game and invest in the grassroot development of...
  • Sachin Tendulkar backs Indian Super League to be a success August 28, 2014

    Mumbai: Batting superstar Sachin Tendulkar on Thursday threw his weight behind the upcoming Indian Super League (ISL), saying it was the way forward to unearth football talent in the cricket-mad country. "There is a lot of sporting talent in the country, but no platform to showcase the talent. Perhaps ISL is...
  • Football: Indian Super League officialy launched August 28, 2014

    The Indian Super League was officially launched in Mumbai on Thursday in the presence of the founding chairperson Nita Ambani, AIFF President Praful Patel and the eight club owners. ...
  • Indian Super League set for mega launch August 28, 2014

    Teams owned by Sachin, Salman, Sourav Ganguly add the dash of glamour as they launch the Indian Super League run by IMG Reliance and Star India. ...
  • ISL: Sachin Tendulkar's Kerala Blasters sign Michael Chopra August 21, 2014

    Former Newcastle United striker Michael Chopra was picked by the Kerala Blasters, co-owned by cricketing great Sachin Tendulkar. ...
  • Tendulkar-owned Indian Super League team picks striker Michael Chopra August 21, 2014

    Former Newcastle United striker Michael Chopra was picked by the Kerala Blasters, co-owned by cricketing great Sachin Tendulkar, in an international draft for the upcoming Indian Super League on Thursday. A total of 49 foreign players will be drafted during the session for the eight-franchise league, which is slated to run...
  • 'Sachin Tendulkar's interest in football is praiseworthy' August 20, 2014

    Kolkata: Former India international footballer IM Vijayan is flattered by cricket icon Sachin Tendulkar's knowledge of soccer and the little master's keenness to learn the finer points of the game. Vijayan on Tuesday said he had talks with Tendulkar after the Mumbaikar became the co-owner of the Kochi-based Indian Super League...
  • There's no way we can justify MP's absence in Rajya Sabha, especially Sachin Tendulkar; his word carries weight: Javed Akhtar August 23, 2014

    New Delhi: Noted lyricist and writer Javed Akhtar today lamented the fact that Rekha and Sachin Tendulkar, members of parliament from the Indian film and sports fraternity haven't been attending the Parliamentary sessions regularly. Speaking at a press conference in the city, Akhtar said, "There's no way we can justify...
  • No factionalism in Congress, says Sachin Pilot August 17, 2014

    The Congress, which suffered one of its worst defeats in both the assembly and Lok Sabha polls, is now trying to regroup itself to fight the local bodies polls, with newly-appointed Rajasthan state party chief Sachin Pilot downplaying reports of factionalism. "There is no factionalism. There can be differences of opinion,...
  • Congress to launch membership campaign from August 20 August 14, 2014

    To revive enthusiasm of party workers and leaders, Rajasthan Congress will start a membership campaign on August 20, the birth anniversary of former prime minister Rajiv Gandhi. The campaign will be launched on August 20 at the district-level first, then it will go to village and tehsil levels later in the...
  • Sena hits out at Katju for saying awarding Bharat Ratna to Tendulkar a disgrace to country August 12, 2014

    Mumbai: Attacking Press Council of India Chairman Justice Markandey Katju for his reported remarks about conferring Bharat Ratna on cricket icon Sachin Tendulkar, Shiv Sena on Tuesday questioned the work done by the media watchdog under his stewardship. Amid the row over continued absence of Tendulkar and Rekha from Rajya Sabha,...
  • After facing flak over absence, MP Rekha finally attends Parliament August 12, 2014

    New Delhi: After facing a lot of flak over her absence in Parliament, Rajya Sabha MP Rekha finally attended the Budget session on Tuesday. The Bollywood actress has attended a total of five sessions of Parliament since her nomination in 2012. Rekha had attended one day of the Winter Session...
  • Rajya Sabha Deputy Chairman grants leave to MP Sachin Tendulkar August 11, 2014

    New Delhi: Rajya Sabha Deputy Chairman PJ Kurien on Monday granted leave to MP Sachin Tendulkar even as Samajwadi Party MP Naresh Agarwal and Congress's Satyavrat Chaturvedi raised objections to it. Tendulkar applied for leave after he came under fire from other MPs for failing to attend even a single session...
  • Whether or not Priyanka joins politics is matter to be decided by Gandhi family: Shukla August 10, 2014

    Congress leader Rajiv Shukla Sunday said that whether or not Priyanka Gandhi Vadra joins politics is a matter to be solely decided by the Gandhi family, and people should leave the issue to them. "Nobody has a right to comment on the issue as the matter relates solely to the Gandhi...