BHARAT

  • Bengaluru FC strike twice to down Bharat FC in I-League 3 days ago

    Pune: A goal on either side of the break saw defending champions Bengaluru FC move smoothly past a sloppy Bharat FC on Friday and join leaders Mohun Bagan at the top of the I-League table with 28 points. Young Eugeneson Lyngdoh slammed the ball in on the run after being put...
  • India or Bharat: Supreme Court seeks response from government 3 days ago

    New Delhi: 'India should be named Bharat', a demand on which the Supreme Court has sought comments from the Centre and the states. The apex court on Friday decided to examine questions raised on the naming of the country and sought response from the Centre on the plea demanding change in...
  • Mohun Bagan beat Bharat FC 2-0 to get a six-point lead in I-League April 11, 2015

    Kolkata: Mohun Bagan's star midfielder Sony Norde struck twice in the second half as the two-time league champions Mohun Bagan breezed past debutants Bharat FC 2-0 to consolidate their position at the top of the table in the I-League football tournament, on Saturday. Bagan now have 28 points from 12 games...
  • Eight-year leap planned for 'Bharat Ka Veer Putra Maharana Pratap' April 9, 2015

    Historical TV drama 'Bharat Ka Veer Putra Maharana Pratap' is reportedly heading towards an eight-year leap to add a new twist to the storyline. Talking about the impending leap, a source close to the production house said: "It will be an eight-year leap, which will take place to show the siege...
  • East Bengal trounce Kalyani Bharat FC 3-0 in I-League April 8, 2015

    Pune: The Nigerian strike force of Dudu Omagbemi and Ranty Martins powered East Bengal to a 3-0 win over Kalyani Bharat FC in an I-League football match at the Shiv Chhatrapati Sports Complex on Wednesday. For the Kolkata giants, Omagbemi scored a first half brace while Martins converted a penalty after...
  • 4 people arrested in connection with former MLA Bharat Singh's murder case April 5, 2015

    New Delhi: In a major breakthrough in the murder case of former Indian National Lok Dal MLA Bharat Singh, four people have been arrested on Sunday. More people are likely to be arrested soon in connection with the case. Sources said that the murder was the outcome of a property dispute...
  • I-League: Pune FC held to a 1-1 draw by Bharat FC April 4, 2015

    Pune: Pune FC and Bharat FC played out a 1-1 draw in the first-ever I-League Pune derby at the Shree Shivchhatrapati Sports Complex at Balewadi on Saturday. The I-League Round-14 encounter lived up to expectations as the majority Pune FC fans were entertained throughout the 90-minutes with some end to end...
  • Heading towards 'Congress-mukt Bharat': BJP April 4, 2015

    Bengaluru: Basking in the electoral victories of last year, BJP on Saturday said it was heading towards fulfilling in stages its goal of 'Congress-free' India and that the Narendra Modi government has effectively addressed the 'crisis of credibility' created by Congress. The party said it believed in empowering the poor as...
  • Madan Mohan Malaviya never wanted to die in Benaras, tells his granddaughter-in-law April 4, 2015

    New Delhi: Freedom fighter and Benaras Hindu University founder Pandit Madan Mohan Malaviya has been conferred Bharat Ratna posthumously by the Government of India. The award was received by his grand daughter-in-law Saraswati Malaviya and three other family members. At 92 years, Saraswati is the oldest living member in the family...
  • Virat Kohli is a good captain in making: Bharat Arun April 2, 2015

    Chennai: Bharat Arun, India's assistant coach has been instrumental in India's turnaround in the World Cup and goes on to say that the Indian team has had a pretty good summer in trying conditions. He also went on to add that his experience in Australia will only go on to enhance...
  • The dirty secret of Delhi's underworld March 30, 2015

    New Delhi: Three friends, 2 villages and a 3 acre plot, the potential harmless ingredients have cooked up the bloodiest gang war of Delhi, one which has killed over 60 people in the last 25 years. It all started in the early 1990s when a three acre plot in Najafgarh's Mitraon village was...
  • Pandit Madan Mohan Malaviya posthumously awarded Bharat Ratna March 30, 2015

    New Delhi: Freedom fighter Pandit Madan Mohan Malaviya was posthumously awarded India's highest civilian award Bharat Ratna on Monday. A multifaceted personality, Madan Mohan Malviya was an educationist who founded the Banaras Hindu University and became one of the torchbearers of the freedom struggle acting as a bridge between the...
  • Ex-Delhi MLA Bharat Singh, 2 PSOs shot at, condition critical March 29, 2015

    New Delhi: Former INLD MLA Bharat Singh and two of his personal security officers were on Sunday shot at in a suspected case of gang war in south west Delhi's Najafgarh area. A senior police officer said all the three injured were rushed to Medanta hospital in Gurgaon and their condition...
  • Azam Khan 'gifts' broom, pen to MLAs; taunts Modi March 29, 2015

    Lucknow: UP Minister Azam Khan, known for his frequent barbs against the Prime Minister, surprised MLAs from all parties with unusual 'gifts' of a broom and a pen along with a letter asking them to decide which among the two can take on the evils in the society. "I am giving...
  • I-League: Dempo FC draw against Bharat FC March 27, 2015

    Margao: Dempo FC and Bharat FC played out a goalless draw to split points in a I-League match played at Nehru Stadium on Friday. With today's draw, Dempo have nine points from 10 matches while Bharat FC have 10 points from nine matches. Dempo FC looked the better of the two...
  • Atal Bihari Vajpayee a powerful nationalised leader, says Arun Jaitley March 27, 2015

    Finance Minister Arun Jaitley said that former prime minister Atal Bihari Vajpayee is a leader par excellence who has worked tirelessly for the nation. Vajpayee was on Friday conferred with Bharat Ratna, the country's highest civilian award, by President Pranab Mukherjee. ...
  • Profile: Bharat Ratna Atal Bihari Vajpayee March 27, 2015

    New Delhi: The Narendra Modi led NDA government at the Centre has conferred Bharat Ratna on iconic leader and statesman Atal Bihari Vajpayee. Ending months of speculation a communique from the Rashtrapati Bhawan on December 25, 2014 announced Bharat Ratna for former prime minister Atal Bihari Vajpayee. The BJP had promised...
  • President confers Bharat Ratna on former PM Atal Bihari Vajpayee March 27, 2015

    New Delhi: Veteran Parliamentarian and former prime minister Atal Bihari Vajpayee, founder member of BJP who is held in high esteem across the political spectrum, was on Friday conferred with Bharat Ratna, the country's highest civilian award, by President Pranab Mukherjee In a departure from protocol, Mukherjee drove to Vajpayee's...
  • Had suggested that Atal Bihari Vajpayee be given Bharat Ratna, says LK Advani March 27, 2015

    Speaking to CNN-IBN, Senior BJP leader LK Advani said that he had urged the Centre to award former prime minister Atal Bihari Vajpayee the Bharat Ratna. ...
  • Arun Jaitley, Rajnath Singh congratulates Vajpayee for receiving Bharat Ratna March 27, 2015

    New Delhi: Former prime minister Atal Bihari Vajpayee will receive Bharat Ratna, India's highest civilian honour on Friday. Setting aside protocol, President Pranab Mukherjee will visit Vajpayee's Krishna Menon Marg residence and will confer him the Bharat Ratna. Finance Minister Arun Jaitley congratulated Vajapayee and said he is a leader par...
  • Former prime minister Atal Bihari Vajpayee to be conferred Bharat Ratna today March 27, 2015

    Former prime minister Atal Bihari Vajpayee will receive the Bharat Ratna award on Friday. Stepping away from protocol, President Pranab Mukherjee will visit Vajpayee at his residence to confer the prestigious award. ...
  • Vajpayee most deserving person to receive Bharat Ratna: MM Joshi March 27, 2015

    Former Prime Minister Atal Bihari Vajpayee will receive India's highest civilian honour, the Bharat Ratna on Friday. "He is the most deserving person to receive the award. Any country would be proud of him. Only few leaders have this capacity to harmonise the global and local. That was one of...
  • NITI Aayog panel to deliberate on central schemes on Friday March 26, 2015

    New Delhi: A sub-group of the NITI Aayog comprising chief ministers of some states will meet here for the first time on Friday to suggest measures for coordination between Union and states for effective implementation of Centrally Sponsored Schemes (CSS). It must be recalled that earlier this week, Madhya Pradesh Chief...
  • Dempo play Bharat FC tomorrow, look to bounce back in I-League March 26, 2015

    Margao: Injury-ravaged Dempo FC would look to bounce back after defeats when they face new entrant Bharat FC in the Hero I-League at Nehru Stadium here tomorrow. After their impressive performance in the Federation Cup, Dempo FC are struggling in the on going I-League as they have collected just two points...
  • President to confer Bharat Ratna on former PM Atal Bihari Vajpayee at his residence on March 27 March 25, 2015

    New Delhi: President Pranab Mukherjee will present the Bharat Ratna to former prime minister Atal Bihari Vajpayee at his residence in Lucknow on Friday, Rashtrapati Bhavan said on Wednesday. The president will also confer the Bharat Ratna on Pandit Madan Mohan Malaviya (posthumously) on March 30 at Rashtrapati Bhavan along with...
  • PM Modi launches PRAGATI platform for redressal of grievances March 25, 2015

    New Delhi: Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Wednesday launched his ambitious multi-purpose and multi-modal platform, PRAGATI, which is aimed at addressing the common man's grievances and monitoring important programmes and projects. Speaking on the occasion, Modi said the step is to ensure that governance in India becomes more efficient and responsive...
  • Quality of science in India 'lousy', improve quality: CNR Rao March 25, 2015

    New Delhi: Eminent scientist CNR Rao on Wednesday said the quality of science in India was "lousy", adding if the country wants to have a future it should improve on quality. Critical of lack of infrastructure in the scientific field, Rao, a recipient of Bharat Ratna, also rued the lack...
  • 'Swachh Bharat' campaign launched in Nagaland March 23, 2015

    Kohima: Nagaland Governor PB Acharya, a brand ambassador of the 'Swachh Bharat' mission, on Monday launched the campaign by symbolically cleaning a part of the state capital in Kohima. The Governor along with his wife Kavita Acharya, Chief Secretary Pankaj Kumar and other senior bureaucrats symbolically cleaned the Old Nagaland State...
  • I-League: Royal Wahingdoh held 1-1 by Bharat FC March 21, 2015

    Royal Wahingdoh FC were held to a 1-1 draw against Bharat FC in an I-League football tournament encounter on Saturday. Both teams, however, ended with 10-men on the field as Nigerian Loveday Enyinnaya for the Royal's and Bobby Hassell of Bharat were sent off following a tussle. Forward Jackichand Singh strike for...
  • World Cup: Proud of our bowlers, says India's bowling coach Bharat Arun March 18, 2015

    Melbourne: With the Indian bowlers taking sixty wickets in six consecutive games in the group stages of the cricket World Cup, bowling coach Bharat Arun on Wednesday said that he couldn't have asked for anything better and is proud the way the unit has turned things around. "You can't ask for...