Sanjeev

  • CWG 2014: Sanjeev Rajput clinches sliver, Narang gets bronze in shooting Yesterday

    Glasgow: Indian shooters Sanjeev Rajput and Gagan Narang claimed the silver and bronze, respectively, in the men's 50-metre rifle 3 positions at the Commonwealth Games here Tuesday. With 452.9 points, England's Daniel Rivers clinched the gold, his second medal in the 2014 Games while Rajput and Narang finished with scores of...
  • Sanjeev Kumar Singla appointed as PM’s private secretary July 20, 2014

    New Delhi: IFS officer Sanjeev Kumar Singla has been appointed as Private Secretary (PS) to Prime Minister Narendra Modi, succeeding Vikram Misri, who is going to Spain as Ambassador. Mr. Singla, a 1997 batch officer, is returning home to serve in the PMO, after a posting in Indian Embassy in Israel's...
  • Crispy Chicken, 'Zarda', and 'Nihari': 7 mouth-watering Ramzan special recipes from Chef Sanjeev Kapoor's kitchen July 13, 2014

    Are you one of those who look forward to 'Sehri' and 'Iftar' everyday for the delicious food on the table? Even if you haven't been fasting or don't follow Islam, every now and then photos for mouth watering dishes from 'Iftar' make it to your Instagram or Facebook feeds. For...
  • Sanjeev Bhaskar 'thrilled' to be a part of 'Doctor Who' July 12, 2014

    London: Sanjeev Bhaskar, best known for starring "The Kumars at No. 42", is set to appear in an upcoming episode of "Doctor Who". The comedian will play an "important" role in the final episode of the new series, reports dailystar.co.uk. Sanjeev had previously lent his voice to "Doctor Who" audio stories,...
  • Quick Quiz: Can you name these Sanjeev Kumar movies? July 9, 2014

    It is late actor Sanjeev Kumar's birthday today. The actor, who would have been 76 years old today, was known for his versatile performances and rooted acting. Some of his most popular roles include that of Thakur in 'Sholay', and Ravi in 'Seeta Aur Geeta'.Put your knowledge of Bollywood to...
  • 700 cadets pass out from Indian Military Academy June 14, 2014

    A total of 700 cadets passed out from the Indian Military Academy (IMA) in Dehradun on Saturday of which 636 joined the Indian Army while the remaining were foreign cadets, an official said. The foreign cadets are from Bhutan, Ethiopia, Papua New Guinea and Afghanistan. After the passing out parade, the...
  • UP government suspends two IPS officers on charges of sexual harassment June 3, 2014

    Two senior IPS officers, accused by their female subordinates of misbehaving with them, were on Monday suspended by Uttar Pradesh government. D P Srivastva, DIG, PTS Meerut, and Sanjeev Tyagi, ASP Kanpur City, were placed under suspension and attached to the DGP Headquarters with immediate effect, a police headquarters spokesman said. A...
  • UP packs a punch in Modi Cabinet, BJP now eyes state June 14, 2014

    With India's new Prime Minister, Home Minister and seven other union ministers coming from Uttar Pradesh, the state now occupies the most coveted position in the new government. Having won 71 of the 80 Lok Sabha seats in the state, Uttar Pradesh was bound to figure in a big way in...
  • Congress slams inclusion of riot-accused Sanjeev Balyan in Modi ministry June 14, 2014

    Congress on Tuesday took potshots over the inclusion of riots accused Muzaffarnagar MP Sanjeev Balyan in the Union Council of Ministers headed by Prime Minister Narendra Modi. "Why media is surprised by the inclusion of Muzaffarnagar riot accused in the ministry? After all it is Modi Sarkar," party general secretary Shakeel...
  • Why Modi mum on Ramdev's gutter language: Congress April 26, 2014

    The Congress on Saturday came down heavily on BJP's prime ministerial candidate Narendra Modi for not condemning yoga guru Baba Ramdev for using "gutter language". "I don't know who calls him baba. Yoga has a spiritual and a physical dimension... With this kind of a mindset, using a gutter language... insulting...
  • Rahul Gandhi to campaign for Congress candidates in Bihar April 12, 2014

    Congress Vice President Rahul Gandhi will campaign for the party candidates in Bihar during the third phase of general elections, a party leader said on Friday. Gandhi will visit Bihar to campaign for the Congress candidates from Kishanganj, Purnia and Supaul parliamentary seats going to polls in the third phase on...
  • State government transfers Chhindwara Collector April 6, 2014

    Madhya Pradesh Government on Sunday transferred Chhindwara Collector Mahesh Chandra Choudhary on the direction of the Election Commission and appointed Sanjeev Singh as the new District Magistrate, official sources said. Singh was posted as Director, Skill Development at Jabalpur. Choudhary has been appointed as Deputy Secretary in the Mantralaya. Congress had complained against Choudhary for allegedly misusing the...
  • UP BJP recommends names of four riots accused for LS poll tickets March 10, 2014

    New Delhi: After infighting in the BJP over the seats for the coming Lok Sabha elections, the Uttar Pradesh party's President has confirmed that the state unit has recommended the names of four accused in Muzaffarnagar riots for the polls. The four accused recommended for tickets in Uttar Pradesh were Suresh...
  • Leader Talk: In conversation with Saurav Ganguly and Sanjeev Goenka June 21, 2014

    IBN18 Editor-in-Chief Rajdeep Sardesai speaks to former Indian cricket team captain Saurav Ganguly and Sanjeev Goenka, Chairman of RP Sanjeev Goenka Group. ...
  • AgustaWestland: India yet to trace the man who may have paid leaders January 10, 2014

    New Delhi: Days after the Union Government scrapped the AgustaWestland VVIP helicopter deal, Indian investigators are yet to get hold of the man who may have allegedly bribed the politicians to push through the deal. British businessman Christian Michael is the man who may have the answers, the man who...
  • 'Sholay' review: The film is a classic with or without 3D glasses January 4, 2014

    Cast: Sanjeev Kumar, Dharmendra, Hema Malini, Amitabh Bachchan, Jaya Bhaduri, Amjad Khan, AK Hangal, Asrani, Jagdeep, Leela Mishra, Viju Khote, MacMohan Director: Ramesh Sippy How many times have you seen Sholay? Does it matter? Sholay is a classic because you know at precisely which second to say, "Kitne aadmi the?" along with...
  • India women guaranteed medal, men ousted at World Snooker Championships December 7, 2013

    Daugapils: India's Varsha Sanjeev and Chitra Magimairajan entered the quarter-final of the IBSF World Snooker Championships even as the men's challenge ended in the last-16 round. Even among the two Indian women, only one will finish on the podium as the two cueists will battle it out for a place...
  • World Snooker: Varsha Sanjeev makes knockout stage December 3, 2013

    Daugavpils: Teenager Varsha Sanjeev became the first and only Indian thus far to qualify for the knockout stage of the IBSF World snooker championship after she beat Ukraine's Maria Buckaraska 3-0 in her concluding Group F match here. The 17-year-old Varsha Monday qualified with a 5-4 record, her only loss coming...
  • 'Satya 2' Tweet Review: First day, first show November 8, 2013

    New Delhi: 'Satya', which was released in 1998, changed Ram Gopal Varma's fate in the Hindi film industry. His talent came to the forefront with full force with a film that dared to showcase the gloomy world of crime in a new light. It was one of those rare films...
  • Watch Sholay's deleted climax in which Thakur kills Gabbar October 30, 2013

    New Delhi: Director Ramesh Sippy wanted to end 'Sholay' in a more intense way but the Central Board of Film Censors (now known as Central Board of Film Certification) objected to the violence shown on the screen, so he ultimately decided to change the climax. In the original climax, Thakur...
  • Sanjeev Seth, Lata Sabharwal to participate in 'Nach Baliye 6' October 16, 2013

    Mumbai: Actor Sanjeev Seth and his wife, actress Lata Sabharwal, will be seen entertaining the audience with their dancing skills in the sixth season of celebrity couple dance reality show 'Nach Baliye'. They are seen as the on-screen couple in popular TV show 'Yeh Rishta Kya Kehlata Hai' where Sanjeev plays...
  • Sanjeev Kapoor may feature in a movie called 'Master Chef' October 9, 2013

    Mumbai: Chef Sanjeev Kapoor, who has made a mark for himself on the small screen, may soon be seen in a full-fledged role in the movie 'Master Chef'. Shuja Ali will direct the film. "I want to make a complete food-based film and I have approached Sanjeev Kapoor. Sanjeev really...
  • MPs seek Manmohan Singh's intervention to end harassment of IFS officer September 29, 2013

    New Delhi: A group of MPs and an activists' outfit have demanded Prime Minister's intervention into the alleged harassment of an Indian Foreign Service officer, who had unearthed a forestry scam in Haryana involving top politicians. The MPs, Basudev Acharia (CPM), Prabodh Panda (CPI), Kushal Tiwari (BSP), Rama Devi (BJP), have...
  • 22-year-old Dalit youth stabbed to death in UP September 25, 2013

    Bijnor: A 22-year-old Dalit youth was allegedly stabbed to death by his girlfriend's parents when he had gone to meet her at her residence in Khandsal village of the district, police said Wednesday. Sanjeev went to meet his girlfriend last night, but her relatives caught hold of him, they said. According to...
  • PepsiCo names Chadha Asia, Middle East, Africa CEO September 24, 2013

    New Delhi: Global beverages and snacks major PepsiCo on Monday said it has promoted India-born Sanjeev Chadha to the position of Chief Executive Officer of its Asia, Middle East and Africa (AMEA) region operations, spanning across 90 countries. A veteran having spent 23 years at PepsiCo, Chadha will directly report to...
  • Vijay Dahiya sacked as Sanjeev Sharma appointed Delhi chief coach September 13, 2013

    New Delhi: The DDCA on Friday decided to sack Vijay Dahiya from the post of chief coach of the senior state side and promoted his understudy former India medium pacer Sanjeev Sharma in that position. The All Powerful Sports Committee of the DDCA on Friday met at the Feroze Shah Kotla...