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  • Sachin Tendulkar once got belly dancers on my birthday in NZ: Ajit Wadekar 13 hours 19 minutes ago

    Mumbai: Former India captain and manager Ajit Wadekar spilled the beans about "prankster Sachin Tendulkar", who once got half a dozen belly dancers on his 53rd birthday during cricket team's tour of New Zealand back in 1994. During a Cricket Club of India function on Friday Wadekar recalled how Tendulkar had...
  • Wishes galore on social media as Sachin Tendulkar turns 42 Yesterday

    New Delhi: Birthday wishes of current and former colleagues poured in on social media as India's iconic cricketer Sachin Tendulkar turned 42 on Friday. Having bid an emotional adieu to the game in November 2013 at Wankhede, Tendulkar continues to rule the hearts of millions of his fans. Tendulkar, who is...
  • Sachin Tendulkar: Raise a toast on the master's 42nd birthday Yesterday

    The fall of the Berlin Wall was about a week old when Sachin Tendulkar made his debut for India, at a time when India's most prized possession was the Taj Mahal and there was still peace in Pakistan and Afghanistan. While the country had produced some really great cricketers with Sunil...
  • Sachin Tendulkar welcomed with loud cheers at the Feroz Shah Kotla 2 days ago

    New Delhi: Sachin Tendulkar may have retired from cricket but he still rules the hearts of fans with chants of 'Sachin, Sachin' reverberating once again at the Feroz Shah Kotla as the chief mentor of Mumbai Indians side walked out before the start of the IPL game on Thursday night. A...
  • Hyderabad: Businessman strangles his wife after she refused to serve him food 2 days ago

    Hyderabad: A businessman was arrested on Thursday on charges of strangling his wife, a former air hostess, after she allegedly refused to serve him food. Hyderabad Police arrested businessman Sachin Uppal and his friend Rakesh, who allegedly did nothing to prevent the crime. Sachin, who was being questioned for last three days,...
  • IPL 2015: Sachin Tendulkar still in the mix of things for Mumbai Indians 2 days ago

    It has been almost one and half years since Sachin Tendulkar called it a day in international cricket and since then, it was only once that the world saw the maestro walk through the lane in the corridor of the pavillion with his pads on waiting for his chance to...
  • Congress leaders Ashok Gehlot, Sachin Pilot attend Gajendra's last rites; BJP, AAP give it a miss 2 days ago

    New Delhi: Congress leader and former Rajasthan chief minister Ashok Gehlot along with his party colleague and former Dausa MP Sachin Pilot attended the last rites of Gajendra Singh at his residence on Thursday. Singh, a resident of Nangal Jhamarwada village in Dause district of Rajasthan, had committed suicide on...
  • Snapshot: Sachin Tendulkar engrossed in preparation of docu-feature on his life 2 days ago

    Sachin Tendulkar proudly displaying his treasured personal belongings to the film's director James Erskine during the shoot of his docu-feature movie. The film has gone on floors and the producer Ravi Bhagchandka from production house '200 Not Out', plans to release it in cinemas next year. The title of the...
  • No one is taking care of farmers in this country, says Sachin Pilot 3 days ago

    Congress leader Sachin Pilot on Wednesday said that a farmer committing suicide at a public place and that too where a political rally had been organised is a matter of great shame. ...
  • Sachin Pilot slams AAP after farmer commits suicide at AAP rally 3 days ago

    New Delhi: Calling it an unfortunate incident, Congress leader Sachin Pilot on Wednesday said that a farmer committing suicide at a public place and that too where a political rally had been organised is a matter of great shame. Sachin Pilot was reacting to the suicide by a farmer Gajendra Singh...
  • Rahul Gandhi ready to lead Congress as generational change in party inevitable, says Shashi Tharoor 3 days ago

    New Delhi: With speculations rife on who will lead the Congress, senior party leader and Thiruvananthapuram MP Shashi Tharoor said a generational change in the party is inevitable. Even though party leaders are tight-lipped on when Congress Vice President Rahul Gandhi will be elevated and take over the reigns of...
  • Rahul Gandhi will be elevated after consensus in Congress: Sachin Pilot 4 days ago

    New Delhi: As Congress struggles to recover from the massive electoral debacle suffered in the last couple of years and erosion of its support base while trying to get a new leader to steer the party, young Congress leader Sachin Pilot remained tight-lipped on whether party Vice President Rahul Gandhi...
  • Congress launches website zameenwapsi.com to counter BJP's claims about Land Acquisition Bill 1 week ago

    New Delhi: Amidst protests over the controversial Land Acquisition Bill, Congress on Saturday launched a website 'zameenwapsi.com' to counter Bharatiya Janata Party's claims regarding the proposedjxc legislation. The website will have all the information regarding Land Bill 2013 version piloted by the Congress and the 2015 one which the BJP-led NDA...
  • Sachin Tendulkar inducted into Laureus Sports Academy April 15, 2015

    Shanghai: Indian cricket icon Sachin Tendulkar was inducted as one of the five new members into the prestigious Laureus Sports Academy in a glittering annual award ceremony at the Shanghai Grand theatre on Wednesday. "It is a huge honour standing here, being a new member of the Laureus Academy. I never...
  • Struggling Mumbai Indians miss Tendulkar, their most consistent batsman ever April 15, 2015

    Sachin Tendulkar is not strongly associated with the shortest form of the game. He played just one T20I match in his career - in 2006 against South Africa; it was India's debut T20I match as well. For the record, he made 10 but thanks to two Dineshs (Karthik and Mongia)...
  • Tendulkar, Kohli congratulate Sania on becoming World No. 1 April 13, 2015

    New Delhi: India Prime Minister Narendra Modi has led an outpouring of praise for Sania Mirza after she became the country's first tennis player to be ranked No. 1 in women's doubles. Modi called the achievement "an excellent accomplishment" on his twitter page Monday after Mirza won the Family Circle title...
  • IPL 8: Sachin Tendulkar gets the most cheers at Wankhede April 12, 2015

    Mumbai: Sachin Tendulkar may have hung up his bat about 17 months back, but the cheers that he received from a sea of fans at the Wankhede stadium on Sunday showed the aura around the little master has not faded a bit. While cheers for those in the playing eleven is...
  • Richie Benaud, 1930-2015: Cricket fraternity tweets tributes April 10, 2015

    Former and current players, journalists and cricket lovers all around the world were saddened by the death of former Australia captain and commentator Richie Benaud and paid their tributes on Twitter. Benaud, the celebrated 'voice of cricket' in the commentary box, died at the age of 84 after battling skin cancer....
  • Sachin Tendulkar pays tribute to Richie Benaud April 10, 2015

    New Delhi: Indian cricket icon Sachin Tendulkar on Friday paid tribute to former Australian captain and legendary commentator Richie Benaud, who passed away in Sydney. "#RIPRichie Wonderful personality who was always warm and encouraging. Had great insights on the game...fondly remember our discussion on the art of leg spin along with...
  • Harbhajan Singh owes success to 'Golden Generation' of Indian cricket April 9, 2015

    Kolkata: World Cup winning offspinner Harbhajan Singh on Thursday owed his success to the golden generation of Indian cricketers and said he was lucky to play under the likes of Sachin Tendulkar, Sourav Ganguly, VVS Laxman, Rahul Dravid and Anil Kumble. "I'm very lucky to have had seniors like them and...
  • Peeyush Ranjan to join Flipkart as Senior Vice President April 9, 2015

    Bengaluru: Homegrown e-commerce giant Flipkart on Thursday said Peeyush Ranjan will join the company as Senior Vice President and Head of Engineering. Ranjan spent the last nine years in Google at its Mountainview, California headquarters, where most recently he managed Google's Android One engineering group, Flipkart said in a statement. He has...
  • Sachin Tendulkar's mania grips Eden Gardens in IPL 8 opener April 8, 2015

    Ahead of the inaugural Indian Premier League 2015 game between Kolkata Knight Riders and Mumbai Indians at Eden Gardens, the stands were filling up gradually, the threat of rain, possibly, causing people to wait and watch before making the trek. It was around 6.30pm, an hour to toss, when, suddenly, there...
  • Government pushing land ordinance without discussions: Sachin Pilot April 7, 2015

    New Delhi: The BJP government is pushing the "anti-farmer" land ordinance forcefully without holding any discussions and it will be fully opposed by the public, senior Congress leader Sachin Pilot said on Tuesday. He also said that the government has "failed" on several fronts and has not kept its election...
  • Sachin Tendulkar advises Rohit Sharma, Virat Kohli for IPL 8 April 7, 2015

    Kolkata: Cricket legend Sachin Tendulkar on Tuesday was the cynosure of all eyes as the Mumbai Indians (MI) icon spent time with his boys ahead of the Indian Premier League (IPL) opener against defending champions Kolkata Knight Riders (KKR) at the Eden Garden here on Wednesday. Besides having a long chat...
  • India celebrates four years of World Cup victory April 2, 2015

    Four years back, Mahendra Singh Dhoni led Indian team were on top of the world, as on this day, India won the World Cup for the second time by going past Sri Lanka at a canter. Dhoni's six to take India to the top of one-day cricket would be forever etched...
  • Sachin Tendulkar to replace Duncan Fletcher as Team India's coach April 1, 2015

    Update: This was an April Fools' prank that was posted on April 1 and should be taken in that spirit. Former Indian cricketer and legendary batsman Sachin Tendulkar is all set to replace Duncan Fletcher as Team India's coach. Ending weeks of speculation over who would succeed Fletcher after World Cup,...
  • World Cup: Sachin Tendulkar presents Player of the Match, Series awards March 29, 2015

    Melbourne: He doesn't enthrall with his willow anymore but Indian cricket icon Sachin Tendulkar got one of the loudest cheers at the presentation ceremony of the ICC World Cup final as he shared the stage with administrative bigwigs. Tendulkar was the biggest name on dais during the presentations after Australia beat...
  • Sachin Tendulkar congratulates Saina Nehwal March 28, 2015

    New Delhi: Indian batting legend Sachin Tendulkar on Saturday congratulated India's top women's shuttler Saina Nehwal after the 25-year-old was assured of becoming the World No.1. Saina on Saturday reached her maiden women's singles final of the $275,000 India Open Superseries by defeating unseeded Japanese Yui Hashimoto 21-15, 21-11 in only...
  • The 'God' knew it, Sachin Tendulkar's World Cup prediction on semis spot on March 27, 2015

    Sydney: He isn't called the 'God of cricket' for nothing and Sachin Tendulkar lived up to the title by accurately predicting the cricket World Cup semi-finalists. Much before the tournament began, Tendulkar picked India, Australia, New Zealand and South Africa as the last four for the showpiece and the line-up turned...