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  • IPL 8: Was confident Shreyas Iyer could open, says Pravin Amre Yesterday

    New Delhi: Assistant coach Pravin Amre on Friday praised Delhi Daredevils' match-winner Shreyas Iyer, saying he was confident the young batsman could open the innings. The 20-year-old Iyer batsman struck a 56-ball 83 to steer his side to 37-run victory over Mumbai Indians on Thursday, thus ending his side's nine-match losing...
  • IPL 2015: Support staff not hampering chances, says Parthiv Patel Yesterday

    New Delhi: Rebutting assertions that the large Mumbai Indians coaching entourage is hampering the team's chances in IPL, wicketkeeper Parthiv Patel said that the results may not be coming but the star-studded support staff gives players space and their inputs are valuable. The Rohit Sharma-led MI went down against Delhi Daredevils...
  • IPL 2015: Imran Tahir gives his 100 percent always, says JP Duminy Yesterday

    New Delhi: Lauding the bowling efforts of leg spinner Imran Tahir, Delhi Daredevils captain JP Duminy has said the former always puts his 100 percent on the field. Tahir turned the match against Mumbai Indians on their head returning with figures of 22 for 3 from his four overs at the...
  • Intensity of IPL leaves me more stretched out: Gary Kirsten Yesterday

    New Delhi: He may have coached India to the World Cup title four years back outsmarting several great opponents, but Gary Kirsten feels the intensity of the Indian Premier League leaves him more stretched out, though he enjoys the "fantastic" tournament. "It (IPL) is intense. I was with the Indian team....
  • IPL panel approves replacement for injured Delhi Daredevils pacer Mohammed Shami 2 days ago

    New Delhi: The Indian Premier League (IPL) technical committee has approved a replacement for injured Delhi Daredevils pacer Mohammed Shami, an official release said on Thursday. "The IPL Technical Committee has approved a replacement for Mohammed Shami in the Delhi Daredevils team. Shami has been ruled out of the ongoing Pepsi...
  • IPL 8: Delhi Daredevils hungry for home success, says JP Duminy 3 days ago

    New Delhi: With Delhi Daredevils having lost nine matches on the trot in the IPL, captain Jean-Paul Duminy is keen to set the record straight when they take on Mumbai Indians at the Feroz Shah Kotla on Thursday. Having won two of their five games so far in this edition, Duminy...
  • DD Archives to become educational DVDs 4 days ago

    New Delhi: NCERT will soon create educational DVDs on various subjects using the rich archives of Doordarshan. A Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) was signed between Doordarshan and NCERT on Tuesday to initiate the process. The project as per which NCERT will identify and access the DD Archives programmes, aims at bringing...
  • Zaheer Khan likely to return against RCB: Pravin Amre 4 days ago

    New Delhi: Delhi Daredevils are expected to get a boost ahead of their IPL match against Royal Challengers Bangalore on Sunday with pacer Zaheer Khan likely to recover from his injury and make a comeback into the team, the side's assistant coach Praveen Amre has said. Zaheer has been struggling to...
  • IPL 8: Gambhir steers KKR to six-wicket win over Delhi Daredevils 5 days ago

    New Delhi: Riding on skipper Gautam Gambhir's third fifty in this IPL, a clinical Kolkata Knight Riders outplayed Delhi Daredevils by six wickets at the Feroz Shah Kotla on Monday. Chasing a modest 147 for a win, KKR lost a few early wickets but Gambhir (60) and Yusuf Pathan (40 not...
  • IPL 8: Two nice injections of confidence helped us, says Gary Kirsten 6 days ago

    New Delhi: Upbeat after getting over the line in their previous two humdingers, Delhi Daredevils coach Gary Kirsten believes the team can surely take the momentum forward in the four straight home IPL games at the Feroz Shah Kotla starting against Kolkata Knight Riders on Monday. "It's good to get the...
  • IPL 8: JP Duminy hails Delhi Daredevils' fighting attitude 6 days ago

    Visakhapatnam: 'Catches win matches' is probably the oldest adage in cricket. On Saturday (April 18) night, Mayank Agarwal showed that an astounding bit of fielding could do the same when Delhi Daredevils were defending 167 for 4 at Visakhapatnam. Karn Sharma was striking the ball cleanly and Sunrisers Hyderabad needed seven...
  • IPL 8: All-round JP Duminy takes Delhi Daredevils to 4-run win over Sunrisers Hyderabad 1 week ago

    Visakhapatnam: Delhi Daredevils snatched a thrilling four-run win over Sunrisers Hyderabad to earn their second victory in the 2015 Indian Premier League (IPL) in four outings at the ACA-VDCA Stadium on Saturday. Two brilliant half-centuries from opener Shreyas Iyer (60) and captain JP Duminy (54) guided the Daredevils to a competitive...
  • IPL 8: Delhi Daredevils look to continue momentum against Hyderabad 1 week ago

    Having snapped their prolonged losing streak, Delhi Daredevils would look to carry forward the momentum when they take on Sunrisers Hyderabad on Saturday. Delhi's fighting win over Kings XI Punjab was just the kind of boost the side needed after losing close matches against Rajasthan Royals and Chennai Super Kings. The batsmen...
  • IPL 8: Yuvraj, Mayank end Delhi Daredevils' 11-match losing streak April 15, 2015

    Opener Mayank Aggarwal and Yuvraj Singh struck half centuries as Delhi Daredevils snapped their 11-match losing streak in the IPL cricket tournament by beating Kings XI Punjab by five wickets here today. Chasing a challenging 166 for a win, Aggarwal (68) and Yuvraj (55) shared 106 runs for the third wicket...
  • IPL 8: Delhi Daredevils look to end losing streak against Kings XI Punjab April 15, 2015

    Pune: Still searching for a win in IPL 8 after two near misses, Delhi Daredevils take on an upbeat Kings XI Punjab in their third game of the tournament on Wednesday. After losing their opening encounter to Chennai Super Kings by a mere run, the Jean-Paul Duminy-led side was undone by...
  • As it happened: IPL 8, Rajasthan Royals vs Delhi Daredevils April 12, 2015

    (For ball-by-ball updates, scroll down to the bottom of the page) Quick Preview: Hoping to end their 10-match losing streak in the IPL cricket tournament, Delhi Daredevils will look to turn their fortunes around on home turf when they take on an upbeat Rajasthan Royals at the Feroz Shah Kotla here...
  • IPL 8: Chennai Super Kings hold nerve to beat Delhi Daredevils April 9, 2015

    Pacer Ashish Nehra snapped up three wickets to lead a disciplined bowling attack as two-time champions Chennai Super Kings defeated Delhi Daredevils by one run in a last-over thriller of the IPL 8 on Thursday. Needing 19 runs off the last over, Albie Morkel blasted two fours and a six off...
  • DD documentary on Mrinal Sen handed over to filmmaker April 2, 2015

    Kolkata: As part of its tribute to India's living legends, Doordarshan has made a documentary on legendary film maker Mrinal Sen, the DVD of which was handed to the nonagenarian movie maker here on Wednesday. Titled 'Celebrating Mrinal Sen', the four-episode documentary is primarily based on conversations between the maestro and...
  • Zaheer Khan all set to mentor Delhi Daredevils' bowlers: reports April 1, 2015

    With the possibility of him making an international comeback looks unlikely, Zaheer Khan is ready to step in the world of mentoring and coaching in the Indian Premier League (IPL) according to reports in Times of India. Zaheer was bought for four crore by Delhi Darevdevils this season after the...
  • AIR stopped 'Gyan Vani FM' due to non-payment by IGNOU: Government March 13, 2015

    New Delhi: The All India Radio had to stop the operation of Gyan Vani FM channels due to discontinuation of payments by Indira Gandhi National Open University (IGNOU), which has now paid a major part of the outstanding dues, the government said on Friday. In a written reply to a question...
  • Prasar Bharati appoints 55 persons for posts in AIR, DD says Chairperson Jawhar Sircar March 11, 2015

    New Delhi: To fill key positions in All India Radio and Doordarshan, public broadcaster Prasar Bharati has appointed the first batch of 55 persons. "Prasar Bharati appoints 1st batch of 55 persons after 21 years! Took 3 years to win: 2000 PLUS units to man:17,000 posts vacant," said Prasar Bharati chairperson...
  • FM Arun Jaitley explains the Union Budget 2015 February 28, 2015

    Hours after Finance Minister Arun Jaitley presented the first full-fledged budget of the Narendra Modi government in Parliament, he explained his Union Budget to DD News. ...
  • Watch: DD anchor whose IFFI Goa gaffe video went viral says she feels suicidal after becoming a joke on social media December 2, 2014

    The internet can be very unforgiving at times. DD anchor Aayenah Pahuja learnt it the hard way when an unedited video full of bloopers went viral on social networking sites. The video showed her referring to the Governor of Goa as Governor of India and she failed to recognise the...
  • BJP slams Congress for protest against Bhagwat speech telecast October 5, 2014

    New Delhi: Delhi BJP on Sunday slammed Congress for demonstrating against Doordarshan for the live telecast of RSS chief Mohan Bhagwat's Dussehra speech , saying it has become a "vision less party". "Congress in Delhi has become a visionless party whose leaders rejected by the citizens of Delhi keep raising petty...
  • Old DD, AIR recordings to be made available through mobile app September 6, 2014

    Mumbai: The archived programmes of Doordarshan and All India Radio would be made available to the public through a mobile application soon, Union Minister for Information and Broadcasting Prakash Javadekar today said. "Sometimes I wonder what is to be done with four lakh hours of recording in the archives of Akashvani...
  • DD News show traces journey of Ganga July 14, 2014

    New Delhi: As the Narendra Modi government lays special stress on bringing about a rejuvenation of the Ganga, the 'DD News' channel has launched a new programme that traces the journey of the river. The new show, 'Taaki Ganga Bahti Rahe' maps the journey of the Ganga from its source at...
  • Government to ensure larger audience for AIR, DD June 9, 2014

    New Delhi: The government will work to ensure that national broadcasters All India Radio and Doordarshan get larger audiences, specially in the border areas, Information and Broadcasting Minister Prakash Javadekar said on Monday. Interacting with women journalists at the Indian Women's Press Corps (IWPC), Javadekar said that the government is focusing...
  • As it happened: Delhi Daredevils vs Chennai Super Kings, IPL 7, Match 26 May 5, 2014

    For ballbyball commentary scroll down to the bottom of the page Prematch: Languishing seventh on the points table, a struggling Delhi Daredevils will look to put their IPL7 campaign back on the track when they face a rampaging Chennai Super Kings in a home game at the Feroz Shah Kotla. CSK are...