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  • 26/11: I miss Major Sandeep Unnikrishnan every second of my life, says father November 26, 2013

    Slain Indian Army officer Major Sandeep Unnikrishnan's father K Unnikrishnan has said that there is no single second when he doesn't miss his son. ...
  • We don't depict communities in bad light:Malayalam filmamakers May 16, 2013

    Thiruvananthapuram: Malayalam filmmakers say stereotyping may be possible, but clarify that they do not depict any community in a bad light intentionally as alleged by T Peter. In a recent article in the fortnightly 'Alakal', T Peter, national secretary of the Kerala Swathanthra Matsya Thozhilali Federation (KSMTF), expressed disappointment over Malayalam...
  • Ranji Trophy, Group C, Round 7, Day 3: Kerala 7 wickets away from outright win December 17, 2012

    Agartala: Kerala are eyeing an outright win against Tripura after bundling out the hosts for a paltry 127 runs in reply to their first innings total of 400 on the penultimate day of their Ranji Trophy Group C match here on Monday. Leftarm pacer Unnikrishnan Manukrishnan scalped six wickets for...
  • Ranji Trophy, Group C, Round 7, Day 2: Kerala eye big firstinnings lead vs Tripura December 16, 2012

    Agartala: Centurion Rohan Prem and Unnikrishnan Manukrishnan were the stars of the day as Kerala took control of their Group C Ranji Trophy match against Tripura here on Sunday. Prem scored 170 off 364 balls while leftarm medium pacer Manukrishnan picked four for 20 as Kerala, after posting 400 in their...
  • Mohanlal and Mammotty to compete at the box office December 16, 2012

    This Christmas season will have five films racing it out at the Mollywood Box office. The two superstars will also have their representations in a season that usually create atleast one of the block busters every year. Mohanlal will have his 'Karmayodha' an action, investigative flick from Major Ravi on...
  • 26/11: Memorial built in honour of Major Unnikrishnan November 26, 2012

    Bangalore: A memorial for 26/11 Mumbai terror attacks martyr Major Sandeep Unnikrishnan was inaugurated in Bangalore on Monday, on the occasion of the fourth anniversary of the attacks that left 166 people dead and over 300 injured. The statue was unveiled a short while earlier. The NSG commando died during Operation...
  • 26/11: Major Unnikrishnan's 'name written improperly in memorial' November 26, 2012

    26/11 Mumbai terror attacks martyr, NSG Commando Major Sandeep Unnikrishnan's father has said that he won't rest till the masterminds of the terror attacks are brought to book. ...
  • Kasab was a soft target, need to catch masterminds: Unnikrishnan November 21, 2012

    Slain Indian Army officer Major Sandip Unnikrishnan's father K Unnikrishnan has said that Kasab's hanging is not a closure of the 26/11 case. ...
  • Fraud: B Unnikrishnan's next venture with Mohanlal September 23, 2012

    After the success of 'Grandmaster', Director B Unnikrishnan is again joining Superstar Mohanlal. Their new movie together will be titled as 'Fraud'. A thriller, the movie will have Lal in many negative shades. The shoot for the movie will be held at many exotic locales including Russia. A big budget affair,...
  • Want President to reject Kasab's plea: 26/11 martyr's father August 29, 2012

    New Delhi: Welcoming the Supreme Court's verdict upholding the death sentence awarded to 26/11 convict Ajmal Kasab, the father of NSG commando Major Sandeep Unnikrishnan, who died fighting the terrorists involved in the gruesome attack, said that he was satisfied with the judgement. "I welcome the judgement. I request the President...
  • Sabarimala case: HC lets off actress Jayamala July 13, 2012

    New Delhi: The Kerala High Court on Friday quashed all charges against Kannada actress Jayamala and astrologer Unnikrishnan in the 2006 Sabrimala case. Jayamala was accused of touching the Sabarimala deity, in violation of temple traditions and offending religious sentiments. The court ruled that the charges were legally invalid. ...
  • Sailor in captivity: Centre asked to act July 6, 2012

    Thiruvananthapuram: The Kerala High Court on Friday directed the Centre to inform it of the steps being taken to rescue a sailor who has been held hostage by Somali pirates since September 2010. Sailor TB Unnikrishnan was the Second Officer of MT Asphalt Venture, that was hijacked by pirates on...
  • Grandmaster: Mohanlal plays a lonely divorcee May 12, 2012

    New Delhi: The unexpected turn of events that shatters the life of an urban divorcee leading a lonesome life in a bustling city director Unnikrishnan B crisply narrates the plot of his upcoming Mohanlalstarrer 'Grandmaster'. The director known for his distinctive narrative technique and masterly plots says, "Grandmaster, as the...
  • Narein plays a cop in 'Kaakkichattai' remake May 8, 2012

    After the recent comeback to commercial movies with B Unnikrishnan's 'Grandmaster', young actor Narein will be shortly seen as a cop again. This time he will be playing the same for the remake of the famous Kamal hassan movie 'Kaakkichattai'. The original featuring Kamal hassan as a youngster forced to...
  • Mohanlal's 'Grand Master' releases May 3 April 25, 2012

    UTV Motion Pictures' first ever Malayalam film, 'Grand Master' sees a grand worldwide release come May 3! The film stars Mohanlal, Narain, Anup Menon, Jagathy Sree Kumar, Priyamani, Roma, Seetha, Fathima Babu and several others with music by Deepak Dev. The film is helmed by Unnikrishnan. 'Grand Master' is being...
  • Unnikrishnan's uncle dies after immolation bid February 5, 2011

    New Delhi: Uncle of Major Sandeep Unnikrishnan, the NSG commando killed by terrorists during the 26/11 attacks who attempted selfimmolation on Thursday outside Parliament, died on Friday night. The 56yearold K Mohanan suffered 98 percent burns when he set himself on fire. Although it was not clear why he took the...
  • Immolation bid by Major Unnikrishnan's uncle February 3, 2011

    New Delhi: Uncle of Major Sandeep Unnikrishnan, the NSG commando killed by terrorists during the 26/11 attacks, attempted to set himself on fire in front of Parliament on Thursday. He has been admitted to the RML hospital in the capital with 70 per cent burns. Reports suggest he was upset by the...
  • 26/11 hero Unnikrishnan's family still reels under loss November 18, 2009

    New Delhi: Almost a year since the horrific Mumbai attacks, as India salutes the heroes, their families still reel under the colossal losses, One such family is that of NSG's Major Sandeep Unnikrishnan. The young man, who bravely fought from the front to contain the terrorists, was just 31. Coming...
  • Banks curtail use of thirdparty ATMs, put limit August 21, 2009

    Mumbai: Barely five months after the service charge on using Automated Teller Machines (ATMs) of other banks was scrapped, it will be reintroduced if someone uses this facility more than five times a month, a highranking banking sector official said in the city on Friday. The Indian Banks Association (IBA), the...
  • Meet the patriots: Remembering 26/11's NSG heroes July 2, 2009

    New Delhi: The liberation of the Taj Mahal hotel and Oberoi hotel on November 26, 2008 came at a price not only to the hundreds of civilians and the police, but also to the National Security Guard (NSG). Brave NSG commandos were among those risking their lives to flush...
  • Advani gets emotional speaking about Mumbai attacks February 24, 2009

    Mumbai: Bharatiya Janata Party's (BJP) prime ministerial candidate Lal Krishna Advani got emotional on Tuesday speaking about the Mumbai terror attacks. Advani was in in Mumbai and spoke about security officials including Hemant Karkare, Ashok Kamte, Major Sandeep Unnikrishnan and Tukaram Omble who were killed during the terror strikes in November...
  • 26/11 bravehearts dominate Ashok Chakra list January 26, 2009

    New Delhi: The Central Government has announced the gallantry awards to be presented on Republic Day. Mumbai terror attack heroes which includes Hemant Karkare, Ashok Kamte, Vijay Salaskar, Tukaram Omble, Major Sandeep Unnikrishnan and Havaldar Gajendra Singh will be awarded the country highest peacetime gallantary award the Ashok Chakra. Delhi Police...
  • 11 security personnel to get Ashok Chakra January 24, 2009

    New Delhi: A record 11 security personnel will receive country highest peacetime gallantry award the Ashok Chakra this year. The highlight of the 'list of 11' is that it comprises six people from among those who participated in the Mumbai antiterror operations in November 2008. All the 11 security personnel...
  • Awards, participation for NSG commandos in RD parade January 13, 2009

    New Delhi: The 'Heroes of Mumbai' will be the major attraction at the Republic Day parade this year, with the National Security Guard (NSG) sending a contingent to join the other uniformed services to march on the Rajpath for the first time in its history. "The NSG...
  • Watch: Friends and family remember Major Sandeep December 26, 2008

    A month ago on the night of the 27th as the battle between the terrorists and the NSG Commondos raged within the Taj , there was one young brave soldier who laid down his life for the mission. Major Sandeep Unnikrishnan was killed as he chased the terrorists and engaged...
  • No one to show me where son died: Slain NSG's father December 21, 2008

    New Delhi: For a grieving family looking for closure, the politics over the death of AntiTerrorism Squad Chief, Hemant Karkare has indeed been disturning. Hemant Karkare's widow, Kavita Karkare on Saturday spoke for the first time at a public rally. Eighteen people who lost their lives in the 26/11 terror attack...
  • Russia informs Dawood fuelled Mumbai terror attacks December 18, 2008

    Mumbai: Additional inputs from Russia allege that notorious gangster turned drug smuggler Dawood Ibrahim is directly linked to the Mumbai terror attacks. Russia alleges that its intelligence inputs prove that terrorists used Dawood's vast drug network to carry out the multiple attacks. Russian officials also believe Dawood's drug money was...
  • Slain commando's father attends NDA passing out parade December 13, 2008

    Pune: Slain NSG Commando Major Sandeep Unnikrishnan's father, K Unnikrishnan attended the passing out parade of the National Defence Academy in Pune on Saturday. K Unnikrishnan took part in the celebrations marking NDA's completion of 50 years in military education. As part of this, the NDA was honouring its alumni who...
  • Karnataka to give Rs 30 lakh to Unnikrishnan's family December 8, 2008

    Bangalore: Karnataka will give Rs 30 lakh to the family of National Security Guard (NSG) commando Major Sandeep Unnikrishnan who was killed in gunbattle with terrorists in Mumbai, spokesperson for the government said Sunday. "Chief Minister BS Yeddyurappa has sanctioned Rs. 3 million (30 lakh) to the slain Major's family," the...
  • Bangalore pays last homage to NSG hero December 5, 2008

    Chennai: A week after Major Sandeep Unnikrishnan was martyred while fighting terrorists in Mumbai, Bangalore is paying homage to their hero. Sandeep's family, friends and schoolmates gathered at the Frank Anthony Public school on Friday to remember the brave soldier who laid down his life for his country. Sandeep's father,...