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  • Adani brothers discharged in cheating case by Maharashtra court June 22, 2014

    Mumbai: In a major relief to Gautam and Rajesh Adani, a local court has discharged the industrialists in a case of cheating and criminal conspiracy related to purchase and sale of shares. The Serious Fraud Investigating Office (SFIO) had, in 2012, filed a charge sheet against twelve accused including the Adani...
  • 'Looper' filmmaker Rian Johnson to write, direct 'Star Wars: Episode VIII' June 22, 2014

    Los Angeles: 'Looper' filmmaker Rian Johnson will write and direct 'Star Wars: Episode VIII', the second installment in the new trilogy of 'Star Wars' films produced by Walt Disney Co, a source with knowledge of the plans said on Friday. Johnson, 40, who also wrote and directed 2005's 'Brick' and 2008's...
  • Trinamool MP Derek O'Brien's brother Barry joins BJP June 4, 2014

    Close on the heels of winning two Lok Sabha seats in West Bengal and increasing its voting percentage, the state BJP wing on Wednesday roped in Trinamool Congress MP Derek O'Brien's brother Barry O'Brien. Barry a noted quiz master and a motivational speaker, who was a nominated member of the West...
  • Four I-League clubs lose appeal, not to be part of first division June 4, 2014

    Churchill Brothers, United SC, Rangdajied United and Mohammedan Sporting all lost their appeals Tuesday and will no longer be part of the top-flight I-League football. These four clubs, however, will be allowed to play in the second division I-League if they meet the criteria. The Club Licensing Appeals Body of the All...
  • Churchill Brothers and three other clubs axed from I-League May 21, 2014

    New Delhi: In a stunning development in Indian football, two-time champions Churchill Brothers were on Wednesday thrown out of the I-League along with three other teams for failing to fulfill the AIFF's club licensing criteria. The All India Football Federation's Club Licensing Committee - First Instance Body - took the decision...
  • Hiranandani Brothers among Singapore's richest property tycoons May 7, 2014

    Singapore: Indian origin property magnate Raj Kumar Hiranandani and Asok Kumar Hiranandani have been named among Singapore's top ten richest property tycoons and the two have a collective net worth of $2.6 billion, says a Wealth-X report. Raj Kumar Hiranandani, owner of the Royal Holdings Organisation was placed in the second...
  • 3-year-old US girl shoots dead 2-year-old brother April 21, 2014

    A three-year-old girl in the US has accidentally shot and killed her two-year-old brother with a rifle, the fourth such incident in the country this month involving children. The boy, whose name was not released, was shot in the stomach with a .22-caliber rifle that was used earlier in the day...
  • East Bengal beat Pune FC 1-2 in I-League April 20, 2014

    Missed chances and defensive errors cost Pune FC as they squandered a one-goal lead to go down 1-2 to East Bengal in an I-League Round 25 encounter at the Shree Shivchhatrapati Sports Complex on Saturday. Winger Anthony D'Souza (39th minute) put Pune FC ahead in the first half before strikes from...
  • Bellary blues for BJP- huge money recovered, party running for cover April 14, 2014

    Bellary: When the Election Commission squad went to raid the office and residence of a local trader Babulal who is known as 'Chor' Babulal on Saturday, they were expecting a few crores or even a lesser amount at his place. But, they were both surprised and shocked after the raid...
  • Bellary: Rajnath promises steel capital, Rahul a China of Karnataka April 11, 2014

    Bellary: The BJP national president Rajnath Singh campaigned for the party candidate B Sriramulu in Bellary on Thursday. Addressing a public meeting he said "If we come to power, we will make Bellary a steel capital of Karnataka". The response to this statement was quick. Congress MLA and Union Railways...
  • Dead officer's family attacks Defence Ministry over naval accidents March 8, 2014

    Mumbai: The family Lieutenant Commander Kapish Muwal, who died in the INS Sindhuratna mishap, has launched a scathing attack on the Defence Secretary after another officer died in the INS Kolkata tragedy on Friday. Lieutenant Commander Muwal's brother criticised the Indian Navy saying that there were more civilian contractors than defence...
  • Uphaar fire tragedy: Supreme Court upholds conviction of Ansal brothers March 5, 2014

    New Delhi: The Supreme Court on Wednesday upheld the conviction of Ansal brothers in the Uphaar cinema hall fire tragedy. The SC bench rapped Sushil and Gopal Ansal saying that the two were more concerned about making money than ensuring safety of cinemagoers. However, the two-judge bench differed on quantum of...
  • SC to pronounce verdict in 1997 Uphaar cinema tragedy today March 5, 2014

    New Delhi: The Supreme Court is expected to pronounce its judgement in the Uphaar cinema tragedy case on Wednesday. Sushil and Gopal Ansal have sought an acquittal from the Supreme Court. The High Court had reduced their sentence from two years to one year whereas the CBI and victims of the...
  • Older brother tweets 14-year-old's simple, palindromic poem. Twitter comes to a standstill. March 1, 2014

    At the last count, the poem had 132940 retweets and 138189 facourites. "Read this... My 14 year old brother wrote this... Crazyyyy", tweeted Derek Nichols attaching a photo of the page on which the poem was written. The poet, Nichols' eighth grader brother Jordan, wrote at the end of the...
  • Churchill Brothers beat Clube de Goa 3-1 to win maiden Fed Cup title January 25, 2014

    Kochi: Languishing at the bottom of the heap in the ongoing I-League, Churchill Brothers showed remarkable resilience as they outclassed a formidable Sporting Clube de Goa 3-1 to win their maiden Federation Cup title at the floodlit Nehru Stadium here on Saturday. For the winners Balwant Singh (21st minute), Alesh Sawant...
  • Churchill, Dempo enter semi-final of Federation Cup January 20, 2014

    New Delhi: Goan sides Churchill Brothers and Dempo SC entered the semi-finals of the 35th Federation Cup after contrasting results in their respective last league matches in Cochin and Manjeri. While Churchil registered their third consecutive win by defeating Pune FC 3-2 at the Jawaharlal Nehru Stadium, Dempo were held to...
  • Sec 377 not about Indian culture, was brought by the British: Onir December 12, 2013

    Filmmaker Onir, known for his film 'My Brother Nikhil' reacts to the Supreme Court ruling that upheld Section 377 criminalising homosexuality. ...
  • Churchill Brothers sign Syrian striker Yasser Shahen November 21, 2013

    Panaji: Churchill Brothers, who have been tottering at the bottom of the I-League table, have signed up Syrian striker Yasser Shahen in a bid to bolster their attack. The 24-year-old Shahen, who has travelled along with the team to Kolkata, will play his first match against Mohammedan Sporting on November 23,...
  • Jeje Lalpekhlua strikes in Dempo's 1-0 win over Churchill November 6, 2013

    Duler: Jeje Lalpekhlua did the star turn for Dempo Sports Club as his first-half strike proved decisive in his team's 1-0 win over defending champions Churchill Brothers in an I-League match at Duler Stadium in Mapusa on Wednesday. The all-important goal came in the 15th minute through Jeje Lalpekhlua, which ultimately...
  • Bryan brothers win Paris Masters doubles title November 4, 2013

    Paris: Bob and Mike Bryan beat Alexander Peya of Austria and Bruno Soares of Brazil 6-3, 6-3 on Sunday in the final of the Paris Masters to win their 11th title this season. The American twins, who also won the Paris Masters in 2005 and 2007, have already clinched the...
  • Churchill Brothers and Shillong Lajong share points October 28, 2013

    Shillong: Churchill Brothers FC and Shillong Lajong FC on Monday shared a point each after playing a 2-2 draw in their 6th round play-off in I-League at the JN Stadium here. Bineesh Balan opened the scoring for Churchill Brothers in the sixth minute to put the host under pressure early on...
  • ISL lacks sanctity and is detrimental to Indian football: Churchill Brothers CEO October 28, 2013

    Margao: CEO of Churchill Brothers Valanka Alemao has condemned several aspects of the Indian Super League and urged AIFF president Praful Patel to enforce regulations to protect Indian football. "The presently held I-League is the example of professional football in India and this has been achieved after much hardship, struggle and...
  • I-League: Lacklustre Churchill face confident Lajong October 27, 2013

    Shillong: Holders Churchill Brothers, who are yet to register a win, will face a confident Shillong Lajong FC on Monday in a sixth round tie of the I-League at the JN Stadium. The home side is on a high after defeating Mumbai FC 3-2 in Pune last week, while Churchill continue...
  • I-League: Churchill Brothers ready for Mumbai FC challenge October 4, 2013

    Mapusa: Churchill Brothers, who looked far from settled in their last two outings, would be eyeing their first win when they take on Mumbai FC on Saturday in the third round of the I-League, played at the Duler ground. Churchill's title defense hasn't begun on the right note having garnered just...
  • Mohun Bagan hold Churchill Brothers to a goalless draw September 28, 2013

    Mapusa: Kolkata giants Mohun Bagan put up a spirited show to hold defending champions Churchill Brothers to a goalless draw in a second round encounter of the I-League at the Duler ground on Saturday. This was Bagan's second draw in as many matches while Churchill opened their account by virtue of...
  • I-League: Salgaocar beat Churchill Brothers 1-0 September 21, 2013

    Mapusa: Salgaocar opened their campaign in style in the seventh edition of the Airtel I-League as they got the better of defending champions Churchill Brothers 1-0 at Duler Stadium, Mapusa on Saturday. The all-important goal came in the 41st minute through Daryll Duffy. Salgaocar, who looked better in the midfield, attacked...
  • Champions Churchill Brothers resume I-League title defence September 20, 2013

    Panaji: Curtains go up on the seventh edition of the I-League with defending champions Churchill Brothers taking on Goan rivals Salgaocar Football Club at the Duler Stadium on Saturday. It is expected to be a fiery clash as Salgaocar are counted among the contenders to steal the crown away from...
  • Honour killing: 17-year-old girl murdered by brothers in Tamil Nadu September 14, 2013

    In a case of honour killing, a 17-year-old girl was allegedly murdered by her two brothers for falling in love with a Dalit boy in the district, police said on Saturday. The two brothers poured acid into the mouth of their sister Gomathy and hanged her at their house in Seevalaperi...