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  • From veteran Sangakkara to the unknown Shenwari: The surprise packages of World Cup 2015 30 minutes ago

    This World Cup will be remembered for its milestones. Two ODI double hundreds, two 400-plus scores by a team, 38 centuries and the most watched World Cup ever. The pool stage matches had better contests than the knockouts and the event which was expected to provide bowling-friendly conditions was once...
  • Film on homosexuality 'Un-Freedom' banned in India 6 hours 8 minutes ago

    New Delhi: Florida-based director Raj Amit Kumar's debut film "Un-Freedom", starring Adil Hussain and Victor Banerjee in key roles espousing homosexuality, has been banned in India. The 36-year-old director is the latest who has hit out at the certification process in recent times. Disappointed, at being unable to get the required...
  • IBNLive Movie Awards 2015: Nominees for Best Actor Yesterday

    There have been several discussions and heated debates about the most deserving films in 2014. The past year saw an interesting blend of films that won commercial success and critical acclaim. So while the big films got bigger, several offbeat projects also found several takers. In the second edition of...
  • Bengaluru engineer stuck in Yemen's capital, appeals for help Yesterday

    Bengaluru: Bengaluru-based engineer Ravi Kumar T has been stuck in Yemen for the last 6 days. He had gone to Yemen's capital Sana'a on a business trip and his family says he is stranded in a hotel along with 15 other Indians. According to his family, Ravi had gone to...
  • AIFW 2015: With 25 great designers and 50 divine creations, the grand finale didn't need a Bollywood showstopper Yesterday

    New Delhi: Often the grand finale of a fashion week in India seems incomplete without a Bollywood star walking down the ramp. The issue, if the presence of a Bollywood celebrity hampers or helps a collection, has often been raised by designers and media alike and there are equal supports...
  • AIFW 2015: Designers celebrate 'Crafts of India' at the grand finale Yesterday

    New Delhi: There was music, dance, drama and style at the grand finale of the 25th edition of Amazon India Fashion Week here with 25 designers like Raghavendra Rathore, Ritu Kumar, Rohit Bal and Sabyasachi Mukherjee coming together to pay an ode to the rich heritage of India through their...
  • No Indian in ICC's World Cup XI led by Brendon McCullum Yesterday

    Dubai: Not a single Indian cricketer found a place in the ICC's World Cup XI which was dominated by runners-up New Zealand rather than champions Australia with Black Caps skipper Brendon McCullum as its captain. The ICC team features five New Zealanders, including McCullum, despite their seven-wicket loss to Australia in...
  • AAP removes Bhushan from its disciplinary committee, appoints new Lokpals 2 days ago

    New Delhi: After the high drama ouster of Yogendra Yadav and Prashant Bhushan from the Aam Aadmi Party National Executive on Saturday, the Arvind Kejriwal-led party on Sunday removed Bhushan from the party's disciplinary committee. After a meeting at party chief's residence, party leader Pankaj Gupta said, "Disciplinary committee has been...
  • Saina Nehwal was in tears after losing close matches, says Vimal Kumar 2 days ago

    New Delhi: A series of losses against top shuttlers had left Saina Nehwal in tears but the Indian ace showed tremendous drive and hunger to achieve the World No.1 status, former national coach Vimal Kumar said on Saturday. The two-time former national champion, who has been training Saina ever since her...
  • Woman passenger files police complaint against Delhi immigration official for sexual harassment 2 days ago

    Bengaluru: A woman passenger has filed a police complaint against Delhi immigration official on Saturday for sexual harassment. Earlier, a senior immigration officer Vinod Kumar had been suspended by authorities for allegedly harassing a woman passenger. After prima facie merit was found in the allegations against him, the Ministry of...
  • 'Jil' review: More style, less substance 2 days ago

    New Delhi: Film: "Jil" Cast: Gopichand, Raashi Khanna, Kabir Singh, Harish Uthaman, Posani Krishna Murali, Brahmaji, Chalapathi Rao and Srinivas Avasarala Director: Radha Krishna Kumar Rating: ** The film, according to its director, was titled "Jil" because it's supposed to have a few hair-raising moments. There are, literally, when you scratch your...
  • Janata Parivar merger will not take much time: Nitish Kumar 2 days ago

    Patna: Bihar Chief Minister Nitish Kumar on Saturday said there was no "cloud of uncertainty" over merger of old Janata Parivar splinter groups and that it was on track. "The merger vehicle of Janata Parivar is on track and the vehicle is on the run," Kumar told reporters after a conclave...
  • AAP War: Not new to Indian politics, nobody expected this in party of the 'common people' 2 days ago

    New Delhi: The Aam Aadmi Party (AAP) chief and Delhi chief minister Arvind Kejriwal has proved that he is the only boss and he only matters in the party, which he calls a party of the people. In Saturday's National Executive meeting held in Delhi, the scene was chaotic. It...
  • AAP 'kicks' rebel leaders before kicking them out of National Executive, later denies assault charge 3 days ago

    New Delhi: After being expelled from the party's National Executive, Aam Aadmi Party's founding members Yogendra Yadav and Prashant Bhushan alleged Delhi Chief Minister Arvind Kejriwal's supporters of using violence against them and their supporters inside the National Council meeting venue. "Arvind Kejriwal was provoking the workers, while ending his...
  • Amidst high drama, AAP National Council sacks rebels Yogendra Yadav, Prashant Bhushan 3 days ago

    New Delhi: The Aam Aadmi Party National Council on Saturday passed resolution to oust Yogendra Yadav and Prashant Bhushan from the party's National Executive. Yadav's supporters Anand Kumar and Ajit Jha have also removed from the National Executive. Setting the stage for a major showdown, AAP's crucial National Council meet took...
  • Immigration official harrasses woman passenger, suspended after MHA's intervention 3 days ago

    Bengaluru: A senior immigration officer Vinod Kumar has been suspended by authorities for allegedly harassing a woman passenger. After prima facie merit was found in the allegations against him, the Ministry of Home Affairs ordered an inquiry into it. Earlier on Friday evening, a young woman from Bengaluru was harassed repeatedly...
  • Delhi airport official accused of sexual harassment suspended 3 days ago

    Bengaluru: The Home Ministry on Friday suspended an immigration officer at the Delhi airport after a female passenger complained that he allegedly verbally sexually harassed her by asking some offensive questions when she was flying to Hong Kong via Delhi on March 18. The Home Ministry also said that a departmental...
  • Woman accuses Delhi airport official of verbally sexually harassing her, files complaint 4 days ago

    Bengaluru: A homemaker in Bengaluru has alleged that she was verbally sexually harassed by an immigration officer at the Delhi airport on March 18 when she was flying to Hong Kong via Delhi. The woman claimed that the immigration officer harassed her by asking her several uncomfortable personal questions. The...
  • Kumar Dharmasena, Richard Kettleborough named umpires for World Cup final 4 days ago

    Dubai: Sri Lanka's Kumar Dharmasena and England's Richard Kettleborough, on Friday, were appointed on-field umpires for the World Cup final between Australia and New Zealand on Sunday in Melbourne. "Kumar Dharmasena and Richard Kettleborough will be the two on-field umpires," the ICC said in a statement. Sri Lanka's Ranjan Madugalle was named...
  • World Cup 2015: Last hurrah for some big names 4 days ago

    "I've had a tremendous time playing for West Indies. All I ask is, did I entertain?" Brian Lara threw this question to the crowd at the Kensington Oval in Barbados on April 21, 2007, after West Indies lost a thriller to England, the hosts' last game in the World Cup and...
  • Nitish Kumar to meet Delhi CM Arvind Kejriwal today 4 days ago

    New Delhi: Amidst all the drama in the Aam Aadmi Party, Bihar Chief Minister Nitish Kumar will meet Arvind Kejriwal on Friday in the national capital. This meet comes a day after Nitish Kumar had his first official meeting with Prime Minister Narendra Modi to discuss financial and development related...
  • Nitish Kumar meets PM Modi; raises issues regarding funding to Bihar 5 days ago

    New Delhi: Keeping aside their differences, Bihar Chief Minister Nitish Kumar on Thursday met Prime Minister Narendra Modi and discussed issues regarding fund allocation. Nitish raised the demand for Backward Reserve Fund for Bihar for the development of the state. "We have made one thing clear that Bihar needs assistance because...
  • Nitish Kumar to meet PM Modi today, likely to raise issue of special status to Bihar 5 days ago

    New Delhi: Bihar Chief Minister Nitish Kumar is likely to meet Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Thursday and is expected to raise the issue of special status to Bihar. The special status issue has been a long standing demand from the ruling JD(U). This is the first time that the two...
  • Assam Speaker to form panel to probe tender irregularities 5 days ago

    Guwahati: Assam Assembly Speaker Pranab Kumar Gogoi said he will constitute a House Committee to examine alleged irregularities in inviting tenders from contractors by the Public Works Department. "I will set up an Assembly Committee to see the irregularities," Gogoi said during the Question Hour. He was responding to a...
  • Priyanka Chopra worked hard for 'Mary Kom', but Kangana Ranaut deserved to win National Award for 'Queen': Darshan Kumar 6 days ago

    New Delhi: Filmmaker Omung Kumar might not have been in India when his directorial debut 'Mary Kom' won National Award in Best Popular Film Providing Wholesome Entertainment category, but his win was discussed, celebrated and made headlines across the nation. Currently in Kuala Lumpur, Omung couldn't contain his excitement when...
  • National Award justifies faith in meaningful films: 'Bhoothnath Returns' producer Bhushan Kumar 6 days ago

    Mumbai: A Special Mention honour in the 62nd National Film Awards winners' list has reinstated 'Bhoothnath Returns' producer Bhushan Kumar's faith in content-driven cinema. Co-produced by T-Series and B.R. Films, "Bhoothnath Returns" had the unique pair of megastar Amitabh Bachchan and talented child star Parth Bhalerao as leads along with Usha...
  • Winning National Award biggest high: 'Mary Kom' director Omung Kumar 6 days ago

    New Delhi: Sitting miles away in Kuala Lumpur, Omung Kumar sprang with surprise and excitement upon hearing that his debut directorial venture 'Mary Kom', a film on the life of boxing champion M.C. Mary Kom, had won a National Film Award on Tuesday. He says it's the "biggest high" for...
  • Bihar: Nitish government faces embarrassment over minister's remarks 6 days ago

    Patna: The Nitish Kumar government on Tuesday faced embarrassment in the Legislative Assembly when a senior minister made a controversial remark that sending a matter for vigilance probe would "drag" it for long. The remark was made by Transport and SC & ST Minister Ramai Ram while answering a question...
  • BJP attacks Bihar government for not providing land to 20,000 Mahadalits 6 days ago

    Patna: Opposition BJP on Tuesday made a scathing attack at the Nitish Kumar government for failing to provide land to about 20,000 landless Mahadalits (poorest among Dalits) even after five years of the launch of a scheme brought out for this purpose. Leader of Opposition in Legislative Assembly Nand Kishore...