Vijay Kumar

  • HC orders withdrawal of gunners given to SP MLA, daughter 11-04-2014 12:06 AM

    The Allahabad High Court has ordered withdrawal of gunners provided to controversial SP MLA Vijay Kumar Mishra and his daughter Seema Mishra, who has been fielded by the party in the Lok Sabha elections. A division bench comprising Justice Tarun Agrawala and Justice Rajan Roy observed, "The philosophy of the...
  • Kejriwal betrayed Delhiites on power, water subsidy: BJP, Congress 01-04-2014 10:46 PM

    New Delhi: With free water and power subsidy announced by the AAP government coming to an end in Delhi, both BJP and Congress today accused former Chief Minister Arvind Kejriwal of "betraying" people by not making any provision to continue the relief. "Arvind Kejriwal is fully responsible for the end...
  • Congress will lose in all seven seats in Delhi: BJP 21-03-2014 09:45 PM

    BJP on Friday claimed that the Congress will repeat its assembly election failure in Delhi and will come "third" in all seven seats in the Lok Sabha polls. "There is a massive support for the BJP and Narendra Modi in Delhi. We are sure that all seven BJP candidates will...
  • We aim to dominate Indian cricket for next decade: Vinay Kumar 03-02-2014 09:23 PM

    Bangalore: Vinay Kumar, who led Karnataka to their seventh Ranji Trophy title, on Monday said his team's goal is to dominate Indian cricket for the next ten years. "We have a great bunch of guys who are very young and hungry to perform. I feel we have it in us...
  • India @ 9 with Rajdeep Sardesai 30-01-2014 11:02 PM

    Catch the day's top stories with Rajdeep Sardesai on India @ 9. ...
  • News 360: Centre follows Rahul, hikes LPG quota to 12 30-01-2014 08:38 PM

    Congress Vice President Rahul Gandhi had called for an increase in the number of subsidised LPG cylinders on January 17 and 13 days later the Union Cabinet has fulfilled his demand. The Cabinet on Thursday approved the raising of subsidised LPG cylinder cap from 9 to 12 per connection. ...
  • A Billion Votes: What happens to Andhra Pradesh bifurcation now? 30-01-2014 07:45 PM

    In a huge embarrassment for the Congress, the Andhra Pradesh Assembly on Thursday rejected the Telangana Bill after Chief Minister Kiran Kumar Reddy moved a resolution against the bifurcation of the state. The Bill was put for a voice vote after which Speaker N Manohar ruled that most of the...
  • BJP slams Nitish Kumar government over custodial death of elderly 11-01-2014 08:01 PM

    Former NDA ally BJP on Saturday slammed Nitish Kumar government over custodial death of an old man under mysterious circumstances following which, enraged villagers had assaulted Officer In-Charge of Shakurbad police station. Devaki Chaudhary was arrested on Thursday evening on the charge of power theft and taken to police station...
  • AAP's New Year gift to Delhi, 20k litre free water per connection 30-12-2013 10:08 PM

    New Delhi: Delhi has received its New Year gift as the Aam Aadmi Party government fulfiled its promise to provide 20,000 litres of free water every month starting from January 1, 2014 to all connections having functional meter. After an hour-long meeting with Chief Minister Arvind Kejriwal on Monday, the...
  • Ranji Trophy, Group C: Himachal concede 1st innings lead; Kerala-Maharashtra game evenly poised 16-12-2013 06:33 PM

    Visakhapatnam: Nikhil Gangta (115) cracked a fine century but still could not save Himachal Pradesh from conceding a 112-run first innings lead to Andhra Pradesh on the third day of their Group C Ranji Trophy match at Dr YS Rajasekhara Reddy ACA-VDCA Cricket Stadium on Monday. Gangta blasted 13 boundaries...
  • Panel set up to study division of assets between Telangana, Andhra 28-10-2013 11:12 PM

    The Centre has constituted a high- level committee headed by former CRPF chief, K Vijay Kumar, to look at the division of assets and the administrative framework which would be required when Telangana is created upon bifurcation of Andhra Pradesh. The committee, which will visit Hyderabad tomorrow, will interact with...
  • Delhi: Wife killed bureaucrat, claims post-mortem report 26-10-2013 11:55 PM

    The post-mortem examination report on the government official and his wife found killed in their home revealed she killed him before hanging herself, said sources. The bodies of K Vijay Kumar, 57, and his wife Sita, 51, were found in two different rooms of their Kaka Nagar house Friday evening....
  • CWG Baton arrives in India, received by IOA officials 11-10-2013 11:22 PM

    New Delhi: The Queen's Baton of the 2014 Glasgow Commonwealth Games was given a ceremonial reception by top Indian sportspersons and officials, including IOA acting chief Vijay Kumar Malhotra, at the Indira Gandhi International Airport here Friday. The Queen's Baton Relay arrived in India following a grand launch by Her...
  • Muzaffarnagar riots: DGP holds meeting with special investigation cell 10-10-2013 02:02 PM

    Muzaffarnagar: State DGP (Prosecution) Vijay Kumar visited the district and held a meeting with the officials of the special investigation cell probing the about 200 cases registered in connection with the last month's riots in the district that left 49 people dead. Several senior officials of the special investigation cell...
  • IOA continues to defy IOC on chargesheet clause 05-09-2013 04:56 PM

    New Delhi: The suspended Indian Olympic Association continued to be in a defiant mood despite the IOC's tough stand on the chargesheet clause, saying Indian law would prevail on these matters and the world body cannot force these provisions upon it. "We can't go beyond the law of our land....
  • Floods wreak havoc in Bihar; 170 dead, 5.5 million people affected 04-09-2013 03:32 PM

    The toll in devastating floods which left hundreds of thousands homeless in the Bihar rose to 170 on Wednesday, said an official.More than 5.5 million people have been affected by floods in 20 districts of the state. Swirling Ganga continued to play havoc in nearly a dozen districts, including Bhagalgur,...
  • Why attend meeting, when I haven't called it: Malhotra 26-08-2013 06:11 AM

    Indian Olympic Association (IOA) acting president Vijay Kumar Malhotra, who is recognised by the International Olympic Committee (IOC), boycotted Sunday's Special General Meeting saying he "didn't call it so why attend it". Malhotra told IANS that he was upset with the way he was ignored by the IOC, IOA and...
  • LoC killings: Nation pays tribute to the martyrs 07-08-2013 08:34 PM

    A ceremonial send-off was organised by the army at the Palam air force base to honour the five soldiers who were killed in an ambush along the LoC on Tuesday morning. The bodies of the martyrs, Naik Prem Nath, Lance Naik Shambu Saran, Sepoy Vijay Kumar Ray, Sepoy Raghunandan Prasad...
  • LoC killings: Military honours for martyrs in Delhi 07-08-2013 08:17 PM

    New Delhi: It was a solemn moment as the bodies of the five Indian Army soldiers killed in an ambush by Pakistani troops in Jammu and Kashmir's Poonch region were brought to Delhi on Wednesday evening. Wreaths were placed on the coffins and the last bugle was sounded. The bodies...
  • LoC killings: Martyr's family demands action against Pakistan 07-08-2013 08:05 PM

    In a huge embarrassment for the government, the family of martyr Vijay Kumar has refused to accept the state government compensation of Rs 10 lakh. They have demanded an action from the government over the killings of the soldiers on the LoC. ...
  • Wife of soldier killed in Poonch refuses compensation of Rs.10 lakh 07-08-2013 07:37 PM

    The wife of one of the five soldiers killed in Kashmir on Wednesday refused a compensation of Rs.10 lakh announced by the Bihar governmentand demanded "tough" action against Pakistan. Pushpa Devi, wife of Vijay Kumar Rai, said: "I will not accept the Rs.10 lakh till the Indian government takes tough...
  • Watch: Martyr Vijay Kumar's sister remembers him 07-08-2013 05:17 PM

    "My brother used to call every Sunday. We used to ask him to stay with us for a longer time but he would always say that he has to go. I was waiting for him to come over for rakhi," says martyred sepoy Vijay Kumar Rai's sister. ...
  • LoC killings: Bihar mourns bravehearts killed in Poonch 07-08-2013 03:24 PM

    Shambu Saran Rai, one of the five soldiers killed in Kashmir, was to come home on a holiday in Bihar's Ara town this week. Now, his grief-stricken family awaits his body. A pall of gloom has descended on Rai's house at Anaitha in Ara, 60 km from Patna, with hundreds...
  • LoC killings: Martyr's family refuses compensation 07-08-2013 03:14 PM

    Patna: Martyred sepoy Vijay Kumar Rai's family has refused to accept Bihar government's compensation of Rs 10 lakh and instead demanded strong action against Pakistan for killing him and four other soldiers in an ambush at the Line of Control in Chakan-Da-Bagh sector of Poonch in Jammu and Kashmir. The...
  • Poonch LoC killings: Martyrs' bodies to be taken home today 07-08-2013 07:53 AM

    New Delhi: The killings of five Indian soldiers along the Line of Control in Poonch has enraged the entire country. The bodies of the martyrs will be taken to their native states on Wednesday. Bihar Chief Minister Nitish Kumar has announced a state funeral for the slain soldiers from Bihar...
  • BJP seeks CBI inquiry against Delhi CM in Rs 1000 crore transport scam 06-08-2013 11:31 PM

    New Delhi: The BJP's Delhi unit leaders met Lieutenant Governor Najeeb Jung on Tuesday and demanded a CBI enquiry against Delhi Chief Minister Sheila Dikshit and her two cabinet ministers in the alleged Rs 1,000 crore transport scam. The Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) leaders also expressed their resentment over no...
  • AAI chief lauds junior archers' performance in Mongolia 02-08-2013 05:17 PM

    New Delhi: Archery Association of India president Vijay Kumar Malhotra on Friday congratulated the Indian junior archery for winning an impressive haul of four medals, including one gold at the Asian Grand Prix Championship in Ulannbaatar, Mongolia. "It is for the first time in the history of Indian archery when...
  • IOA to go ahead with July 11 meeting despite opposition 09-07-2013 07:23 PM

    New Delhi: The Indian Olympic Association will go ahead with its scheduled General Body meeting on Thursday here to discuss the roadmap prepared by the IOC for India's return to Olympic fold, despite strong opposition by some members who feel such a conclave will serve no purpose at this stage....
  • IOC postpones IOA elections by a month 06-07-2013 05:43 PM

    New Delhi: The Indian Olympic Association's election, the last step in the road map to pave the way for India's return to the Olympic fold, can now be held only in late September after the IOC Saturday came up with a fresh schedule to complete the entire process. The International...