Laxman

  • BJP distances itself from party leader's statement on Sania Mirza Yesterday

    Sani Mirza is India's pride in the world sporting circuit, ranked number 5 in doubles in international tennis. Yet, BJP MLA from Telangana K Laxman called Sania an outsider and said that she is worthy of being Telangana's brand ambassador. After furore over the remark, BJP has distanced itself from...
  • BJP opposes Sania honour: Are we insulting our champions? Yesterday

    A Bharatiya Janata Party leader has stirred a controversy by opposing tennis star Sania Mirza's appointment as the new brand ambassador for Telangana. BJP MLA K Laxman even went to the extent of calling Sania the daughter-in-law of Pakistan as she married Pakistani cricketer Shoaib Malik in 2010. CNN-IBN takes...
  • Politicians vs Sania: Has Sania Mirza been insulted by our political class? Yesterday

    The Bharatiya Janata Party leader has stirred a controversy by opposing tennis star Sania Mirza's appointment as the new brand ambassador for Telangana. BJP MP K Laxman even went to the extent of calling Sania as the daughter-in-law of Pakistan. ...
  • BJP leader K Laxman calls Sania Mirza "daughter-in-law" of Pakistan Yesterday

    Telangana BJP leader K Laxman on Thursday opposed the state government's decision to appoint tennis icon Sania Mirza as the brand ambassador of Telangana, terming her as "daughter-in-law" of Pakistan. ...
  • Writer Laxman Mane facing rape charges surrenders April 9, 2013

    Noted Marathi writer and Padma Shri awardee Laxman Mane, who had been absconding, has surrendered after being accused of sexually exploiting 6 women. 63-year-old Mane allegedly raped and molested the women employees at a charity home where he was the working president. ...
  • Laxman is an inspiration to many: Dravid August 22, 2012

    Rahul Dravid says that VVS Laxman is an inspiration to many youngsters who wish to serve Indian cricket for long period. ...
  • Opportunity for youngsters to step in: Dhoni August 22, 2012

    The Indian skipper said that it's difficult to fill in for the two retired greats, but a good chance for new players. ...
  • Directly Rajdeep Sardesai: VVS was a true giant of the game August 21, 2012

    CNN-IBN's editor-in-chief Rajdeep Sardesai pays tribute to VVS Laxman's illustrious career. ...
  • It is not easy to replace Laxman: Srikkanth August 18, 2012

    The Indian cricket selection committee chairman said that it will not be easy to replace the batting great. ...
  • Manjrekar, Bhogle all praise for Laxman August 18, 2012

    Cricket commentator and analyst Harsha Bhogle and former cricketer Sanjay Manjrekar complimented VVS Laxman for his contribution to the Indian cricket. ...
  • VVS Laxman on his retirement August 18, 2012

    Laxman announced his decision to retire with immediate effect in a press conference on Saturday. ...
  • News 360: CAG puts coal scam loss figure at Rs 1.86 lakh cr August 17, 2012

    The figure is nearly as big as India's defence budget and 12 per cent of the annual expenditure. ...
  • CBI satisfied with verdict on Bangaru Laxman: Lawyer April 28, 2012

    A Delhi court sentenced former BJP president Bangaru Laxman to four years in jail in the 2001 fake arms deal case. ...
  • Will appeal in HC: Bangaru Laxman's lawyer April 28, 2012

    Bangaru Laxman's lawyers termed the court's order as 'harsh punishment' and said the court should have considered factors like his medical status. ...
  • Our stand on Bangaru vindicated: Tehalka managing editor April 28, 2012

    A Delhi court sentenced former BJP president Bangaru Laxman to four years in jail in the 2001 fake arms deal case. ...
  • Face off: Is Tehelka BJP's Bofors? April 27, 2012

    The Tehelka scam has come back to haunt the BJP, with the court convicting former party president Bangaru Laxman for corruption. ...
  • K'taka video: Haven't done anything wrong, says minister February 7, 2012

    Karnataka Cooperation Minister Laxman Savadi said that he won't resign over the video issue. ...
  • When should great cricketers retire? January 28, 2012

    Rajdeep Sardesai speaks on the burning question of Indian cricket in his video blog Directly Rajdeep Sardesai (DRS). ...
  • 'Kohli has provided some hope for the future' January 26, 2012

    Cricket analyst Sanjay Manjrekar feels Virat Kohli has shown the merits of giving the young, promising players a chance. ...
  • Fans dismayed with India's Sydney loss January 6, 2012

    Indians fans express their disappointment after yet another Test loss, this time in Sydney to Australia. ...
  • Openers need to set the pace for India: Bhogle January 2, 2012

    CNN-IBN Cricket Analyst Harsha Bhogle says India's experienced batsmen need to dig in to do well at Sydney. ...
  • Proud of my record in Australia: Laxman December 13, 2011

    VVS Laxman speaks on how he's glad to be able to return to Australia for a fourth Test tour. ...
  • CEAT Awards 2011: Kohli, Sehwag among winners November 26, 2011

    Virat Kohli, Suresh Raina, Virender Sehwag and VVS Laxman were among the cricketers who won the top honours at the CEAT Awards 2011. ...
  • Six decades of RK Laxman and his 'Common Man' October 25, 2011

    A journey through the six decades of political cartoonist RK Laxman and his 'Common Man'. ...
  • RK Laxman: 'The Common Man' creator turns 90 October 24, 2011

    Renowned cartoonist and illustrator RK Laxman will celebrate his ninetieth birthday in Pune on Monday. ...
  • Cartoonist RK Laxman's 90th birthday today October 23, 2011

    Here is a glimpse of some of RK Laxman's most memorable political cartoons. ...
  • Beautiful People: The newsmakers of 2010 December 26, 2010

    This week, Beautiful People looks back the achievers and newsmakers who appeared on the show in the year 2010. ...
  • Beautiful People: VVS Laxman pauses for a chat December 11, 2010

    One of the most popular Indians today , known for his match saving and match winning has given VVS Laxman a rock -star status. VVS Laxman on his strategy against Proteas and ...
  • Watch India@9 with Rajdeep Sardesai October 6, 2010

    Take a look at the top news and big newsmakers of the day on 'India@9' with CNN-IBN Editor-in Chief Rajdeep Sardesai. ...
  • Is Laxman India's greatest match-winner? October 5, 2010

    VVS Laxman's unbeaten knock of 73 helped India beat Australia by one wicket in the Mohali Test. ...