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  • News 360: Kiran Bedi joins BJP, to contest Delhi Assembly elections January 15, 2015

    The BJPs mission Delhi got a shot in the arm, when former top cop and once close Anna aide Kiran Bedi joined the party on Thursday. Kiran Bedi who may well be the face of the BJP will be pitted against her one time collegue Arvind Kejriwal and his Aam...
  • Delhi elections: BJP tweaks strategy, to contest under former IPS officer Kiran Bedi's leadership January 15, 2015

    New Delhi: In a clear hint that it has finally found a face which it was desperately looking for so far to take on Aam Aadmi Party (AAP) chief Arvind Kejriwal in Delhi Assembly elections, the BJP on Thursday not only inducted former IPS officer and prominent former Team Anna...
  • Deepika Padukone, Ranbir Kapoor are Bollywood’s most stylish stars: Vineet Singh January 12, 2015

    New Delhi: Actor Vineet Singh was first noticed for his work in 'Gangs of Wasseypur'. Last year he was seen in Anurag Kashyap's 'Ugly', a somber tail about a girl's abduction plot, which shows the darker sides of human nature. In a previous interview to IBNLive he called his character...
  • ‘Ugly’ star Vineet Singh was moved by Charlie Chaplin’s autobiography, uses Osho's works as spiritual guide January 12, 2015

    New Delhi: Vineet Singh was recently seen in Anurag Kashyap's 'Ugly', a dark tail about a girl's abduction plot. In a previous interview to IBNLive.com, he called his character from 'Ugly' selfish and self-serving. The actor has been nominated for the 21st Annual Life OK Screen Awards in the best...
  • 4th Test: India manage a nervous draw, Australia win series 2-0 January 10, 2015

    It seemed the Adelaide nightmare will return to haunt India in the final session of the Sydney Test as well, but some sensible batting by Ajinkya Rahane and Bhuvneshwar Kumar allowed the hosts to overcome a five-wicket loss post tea to secure a nervous draw but lose the Border-Gavaskar Trophy...
  • PM Modi to address rally in poll-bound Delhi today, major announcements expected January 10, 2015

    New Delhi: Prime Minister Narendra Modi will address a rally at Ramlila Maidan in poll-bound Delhi on Saturday and is expected to make some major announcements. Both North Delhi Municipal Corporation and Delhi BJP unit were working in tandem to give finishing touches to the arrangements as a "massive crowd" is...
  • Starc reprimanded for exaggerated celebration after Vijay wicket January 8, 2015

    Dubai: Australian pacer Mitchell Starc was on Thursday reprimanded for "exaggerated celebration" after dismissing batsman Murali Vijay in the ongoing fourth and final cricket Test in Sydney. "Australia player Mitchell Starc was issued with an official reprimand after committing a Level 1 breach of the ICC Code of Conduct during...
  • Ramanathan, Prashanth ousted from Chennai Open January 6, 2015

    Chennai: Ramkumar Ramanathan paid the price of not containing his unforced errors as he made a first round exit from the ATP Chennai Open while his compatriot and qualifier Vijay Sundar Prashanth also bowed out after a crushing defeat. Ramkumar, who had happy memories of upsetting Somdev Devvarman in the previous...
  • Prashanth qualifies for Chennai Open; Granollers retires January 5, 2015

    Chennai: Vijay Sundar Prasanth made it to the main draw joining compatriots Somdev Devvarman and Ramkumar Ramanthan as he rallied to beat Ukraine's Illaya Marchenko 2-6, 7-6 (7), 7-5 in a marathon third round of the qualifying event. Prashanth, who had ousted Yuki Bhamnbri, faces world number 65 Jiri Vesely od...
  • Actor Vijay pays an ailing fan a surprise visit; meets her on her birthday, hangs out, clicks photos January 5, 2015

    Chennai: Tamil superstar Vijay, who is currently busy shooting for Tamil fantasy drama 'Puli', surprised an ailing ardent fan Archana by visiting her residence last week. Archana suffers from speech impediment and has been restricted to a chair for the last five years due to a rare disease. "When Vijay sir came...
  • Vijay's upcoming fantasy drama is titled 'Puli'; will feature Sridevi as Hansika Motwani's mother January 4, 2015

    Chennai: Actor Vijay's 58th Tamil film, a fantasy drama, has been titled 'Puli'. The title was announced Sunday. "It gives us immense pleasure and happiness to announce the title as 'Puli' for our most prestigious project with Vijay and director Chimbudevan," said a statement from the film's production house SKT Studios. The...
  • Virat Kohli jumps four places to 15th in ICC Test rankings December 31, 2014

    Indian batsman Virat Kohli jumped four places to 15th in the latest International Cricket Council (ICC) Test rankings released here Wednesday. The 26-year-old Kohli rode on scores of 169 and 54 in the third Test against Australia. Another batsman who has benefited most from the drawn Test at the Melbourne Cricket...
  • Kajal Aggarwal wants to celebrate New Year with family December 27, 2014

    Chennai: Actress Kajal Aggarwal, who celebrated last New Year with friends in Bali, says she hasn't made any plans to ring in the new year this time. The 'Singham' and 'Special 26' fame actress says she's most likely to spend time with her family in Mumbai. "You know I've always been out...
  • Murali Vijay's 55 only face saver for Team India on Day 2 December 27, 2014

    When Australia finished 259 for five at stumps on day one at the Melbourne Cricket Ground, it felt that the Indian team might have learned their lessons from the first two defeats. Both teams were looking even as the Indian bowlers made the hosts fight for every run on the...
  • Anurag Kashyap played a psychological game on 'Ugly' sets: Vineet Singh December 27, 2014

    Vineet Singh plays the overtly selfish Chaitanya Mishra in Anurag Kashyap's 'Ugly', a role that kept him on his toes since the start. While shooting a scene where Chaitanya is taken in remand by the police, Singh went through over 50 slaps. His hands were cuffed and tied to the...
  • State government responsible to check conversions: BJP December 22, 2014

    Lucknow: Terming the Samajwadi Party's allegations that conversions in the state were taking place at the instance of Centre as baseless, the BJP today said law and order is a state subject and that the state government should be responsible to check them. "The Samajwadi Party people, who had been...
  • 2nd Test: Australia's 505 puts India on back foot on Day 3 December 19, 2014

    Twenty wickets is what you need to win a Test, and that's where India have been found out so far in Australia as the visitors failed to dislodge the Australian tail quickly on day three to concede a crucial 97-run lead. At stumps, India were 71 for 1, still 26...
  • CBI to submit progress report against congress MP Vijay Darda December 19, 2014

    New Delhi: The Central Bureau of Investigation on Friday will submit a progress report against congress MP Vijay Darda in connection with the coal block scam case. Darda is accused of misrepresenting facts in various letters written to former prime minister Manmohan Singh in an effort to get coal blocks...
  • Murali Vijay takes a new approach to reach triple figures December 18, 2014

    After a gut-wrenching dismissal on 99 last week, Murali Vijay made sure he didn't make himself too nervous in the nineties at the Gabba. The India opener looked slightly surprised on Wednesday when he reached his fifth Test century, and needed his batting partner to confirm he'd safely progressed to triple...
  • As it happened: Australia vs India, 2nd Test, Day 2 December 18, 2014

    (For ball-by-ball commentary scroll down to the bottom of the page) Day 1 Round-up: Murali Vijay made up for the disappointment of his 99 in the first Test on Australia tour with his fifth century on day one of the second as India bagged the honours by reaching 311 for 4...
  • Murali Vijay credits his feat against Aussies to past Indian greats December 17, 2014

    Brisbane: His four Test hundreds out of five career tons have come while playing against the Australians and Indian opener Murali Vijay on Wednesday attributed his special liking for the Aussies to the inspiration he got from the great knocks of legendary cricketers like Sachin Tendulkar. Vijay scored 144 runs on...
  • Need fit bowlers and quick wickets on day two: Darren Lehmann December 17, 2014

    Australian coach Darren Lehmann praised his team for enduring a tough opening day of the second cricket Test at the Gabba on Wendnesday but said he expects them to come up with a better showing against India on Thursday. Riding on opener Murali Vijay's hundred, India finished the first day on...
  • 2nd Test: India top Day 1 in Gabba with Murali Vijay's ton December 17, 2014

    Murali Vijay made up for the disappointment of his 99 in the first Test on Australia tour with his fifth century on day one of the second as India bagged the honours on Thursday by reaching 311 for 4 at stumps. The day ended seven overs short of the stipulated 90...
  • We will continue to be aggressive: MS Dhoni December 16, 2014

    Brisbane: India will continue to play the aggressive brand of cricket, skipper Mahendra Singh Dhoni declared on Tuesday as the team aims to erase the 1-0 deficit when the second cricket Test begins on Wednesday. Led by stand-in-skipper Virat Kohli, India made a bold attempt to chase a huge 364-run target...