Manoj Tiwary

  • Mercedes, BMWs, Audis hot favourites of Indian politicians 13-04-2014 06:44 PM

    New Delhi: Wealthy Indian politicians prefer nothing less than Mercedes, BMWs, Jaguars, Audis or gas-guzzling SUVs to scorch the road. While marquee brands like Mercedes, BMWs and Jaguars appear to be hot-favourites for the rich and mighty, home- grown SUVs like Scorpios and Tata Safaris are among other common brands....
  • Fight between Mayank, Manoj and De Kock for opener's slot in Delhi Daredevils 11-04-2014 07:59 PM

    New Delhi: The Delhi Daredevils team management, comprising of skipper Kevin Pietersen and coach Gary Kirsten, will have to fret over Murali Vijay's opening partner before Royal Challengers Bangalore come calling in their opening IPL fixture on April 17 at Sharjah. As of now India's Test specialist Vijay, who was...
  • 'Outsider' Manoj Tiwari tries star spell in 'neglected' constituency 04-04-2014 04:49 PM

    New Delhi: For some he is an "outsider" and for some he is a popular figure, but to Manoj Tiwari, BJP candidate for North East Delhi constituency, these people are his "own". The Bhojpuri actor-turned politician is confident of writing a new chapter of development in this "neglected" constituency that...
  • Tiwary, Saha steer Bengal to win against Jharkhand 03-04-2014 03:42 PM

    Kolkata: Manoj Tiwary and Wriddhiman Saha struck fluent half-centuries as Bengal cantered to an eight-wicket win over Jharkhand in their East Zone league match for the Syed Mushtaq Ali Trophy T20 tournament at Eden Gardens on Thursday. Saha was more aggressive among the duo hitting seven boundaries and one six...
  • BJP leader Manoj Tiwari owns cash and assets over Rs 14 crore 27-03-2014 11:48 AM

    Singer, actor and BJP leader from north East Delhi Manoj Tiwari has cash of Rs 4.5 lakh, bank deposits and investments valued at Rs 11 lakh. He has jewellery worth 3.7 lakh. The Cars he drives are worth Rs 91.4 Lakh. Tiwari has properties in Varanasi, Mumbai and Delhi valued...
  • BJP does not decide candidates on basis of religion, region: Vardhan 16-03-2014 08:19 PM

    New Delhi: A day after the BJP announced candidates for the seven Lok Sabha seats of Delhi, the party's state president Harsh Vardhan on Sunday said the team formed is a well mix of people from all socio-economic background of the society. Vardhan held a press conference here with the...
  • Bengal to meet Tamil Nadu in Vijay Hazare quarters after beating Assam 07-03-2014 06:37 PM

    Ranchi: East Zone heavyweights Bengal beat last year's runners-up Assam by 12 runs to make it to the quarter-final of the Vijay Hazare Trophy where they will meet Tamil Nadu. Put into bat, Bengal scored a massive 321 for six in 50 overs and then bowled out Assam for 309...
  • Manoj Tiwary back in Bengal team for Vijay Hazare Trophy 16-02-2014 11:38 PM

    Kolkata: A fit-again Manoj Tiwary was on Sunday named in the Bengal's Vijay Hazare Trophy one-day team, which will be led by Laxmi Ratan Shukla. Tiwary missed cricketing action for about eight months due to a knee surgery. Bengal will begin their campaign against Orissa on February 27 in Agartala....
  • Disappointed by KKR snub, Tiwary eyes India comeback 14-02-2014 10:30 PM

    Kolkata: Disappointed at being ignored by by city franchise Kolkata Knight Riders (KKR) during the IPL players auctions, middle-order batsman Manoj Tiwary is eyeing to stage a comeback to the Indian cricket team through impressive performances in the upcoming Vijay Hazare Trophy. The Hazare trophy begins on February 27. Tiwary,...
  • Bengal squad for Ranji Trophy semis against Maharashtra announced 13-01-2014 09:47 PM

    Kolkata: Bengal selectors on Monday named middle-order batsman Sandipan Das and pacer Veer Pratap Singh in the 18-member squad for their Ranji Trophy semi-final against Maharashtra in Indore from January 18 to 22. The regular Bengal skipper Manoj Tiwary, who is recovering from a knee surgery, has been included as...
  • Ranji Trophy: Confident Bengal face Railways hurdle 07-01-2014 06:01 PM

    Kolkata: High on confidence after recording back-to-back wins, hosts Bengal would look to derail the Railways team when they clash in Ranji quarter-finals from Wednesday, weeks after an ugly 'Mankaded' incident marred an earlier rubber between the two teams. After being written off in the league stage, two-time champions Bengal...
  • NCA physio told me that I need some more time to get fit: Manoj Tiwary 06-01-2014 09:30 PM

    New Delhi/Kolkata: He is recuperating from a knee surgery and Manoj Tiwary, who wanted to play the Ranji Trophy quarter-final against Railways will have to wait for some more time before he gets 100 per cent match-fit. Tiwary was named as a 17th member in the squad, but won't be...
  • WB selectors name Saha, Tiwary in squad for Ranji quarters 03-01-2014 09:31 PM

    Kolkata: The selectors on Thursday named Wriddhiman Saha and Manoj Tiwary in Bengal's 17-member squad for their Ranji Trophy quarter-final against Railways beginning January 8. Tiwary, who is yet to play a match this season after a knee surgery, will have to pass a fitness test in NCA Bangalore on...
  • Bengal bolstered by return of Saha, await BCCI call on Shami 03-01-2014 05:25 PM

    Kolkata: Bengal will be bolstered by the return of regular wicketkeeper batsman Wriddhiman Saha in their grudge Ranji Trophy quarter-final match against Railways at the Eden Gardens from January 8 to 12. "He (Saha) is available for the quarters," Bengal skipper Laxmi Ratan Shukla said on the sidelines of the...
  • Ranji Trophy: Bengal aim for six against Railways 05-12-2013 05:56 PM

    New Delhi: A depleted Bengal side will be eager to change its dismal away track record against table toppers Railways when the two teams square off in a group B Ranji Trophy encounter on a seamer-friendly track at the Jamia Millia Islamia (JMI) University Sports Complex on Friday. Railways, who...
  • Ranji Trophy: Bengal wary of Madhya Pradesh at home 13-11-2013 05:51 PM

    Kolkata: Bengal will have a testing time at home when they take on Madhya Pradesh in their group B Ranji Trophy match beginning at the Eden Gardens on Thursday. Boasting a fiery attack with left-arm pacer Ishwar Pandey up their ranks, Madhya Pradesh had defeated Bengal comprehensively at home last...
  • Bhojpuri singer-cum-actor Manoj Tiwari joins BJP 03-10-2013 08:27 PM

    New Delhi: Popular Bhojpuri singer and actor Manoj Tiwari was on Thursday inducted into BJP ahead of the upcoming Delhi Assembly polls, in a bid to woo over 30 lakh Purvanchali population which could play a decisive role in at lest 15 out of 70 constituencies. Tiwari joined BJP at...
  • My time will come, I'm confident of it: Manoj Tiwary 30-08-2013 09:27 AM

    Injuries and bad luck seem to be synonymous with Bengal batsman Manoj Tiwary. He narrowly missed out on a Test debut in 2007 when he injured his shoulder during fielding practice in Bangladesh. He has suffered wrist, back and knee injuries side strains, each time when it seemed he was...
  • Manoj Tiwary frustrated after so many injuries 29-08-2013 09:19 PM

    After two surgeries following medical advice in London, Manoj Tiwary faces a four-month rehabilitation spell. ...
  • Manoj Tiwary to miss Ranji season, ready for tough rehab programme 26-08-2013 08:31 PM

    New Delhi: After a career-threatening knee injury that required two surgeries within days of each other, Manoj Tiwary is back from London and is ready to accept the fact that he won't be able to play for Bengal in the upcoming Ranji Trophy. "You can't fight destiny. The doctor (Dr...
  • Manoj Tiwary returns home after knee surgery 25-08-2013 11:33 PM

    Kolkata: India batsman Manoj Tiwary on Sunday said his knee surgery in London was successful and hoped to recover fully in four to five months. "I had a ligament tear (in my left knee). The doctors and physio have advised me complete rest for a few weeks. Thereafter, I will...
  • Malini Awasthi's appointment as brand ambassador of Bhojpuri Academy irks Manoj Tiwari 16-08-2013 03:33 PM

    Upset over appointment of folk singer Malini Awasthi as Brand Ambassador of Bhojpuri Academy, noted singer-actor Manoj Tiwari on Friday said he would return the honour given to him by the Governor at International Bhojpuri conference. Expressing his annoyance over Awasthi's selection, Tiwari announced to return the honour at a...
  • Bengal batsmen to fill Manoj Tiwary's absence 07-08-2013 08:23 PM

    Kolkata: Bengal coach Ashok Malhotra, who took charge of the team on Wednesday, asked their batsmen to take up extra responsibility in the absence of Manoj Tiwary, who had been ruled out for about six months due to a knee injury. "On an average, Tiwary scores about 700-800 runs per...
  • Manoj Tiwary set to leave for London for knee surgery 02-08-2013 07:42 PM

    Kolkata: Sidelined by recurrent injuries, Bengal batsman Manoj Tiwary will fly to London on Sunday for a surgery in his twisted left knee. British orthopaedic surgeon and knee specialist Dr Andrew Williams, who had worked with the likes of Andrew Flintoff, Shoaib Akhtar, and more recently Cheteshwar Pujara, is likely...
  • Snapshot: Cricketer Manoj Tiwary marries girlfriend Sushmita Roy 19-07-2013 05:27 PM

    In a private ceremony, Kolkata Knight Rider star Manoj Tiwary tied the knot with his longtime girlfiend, Sushmita Roy in Howrah on 18 July, 2013. Dressed in a gold sherwani and red shoti, Tiwary looked dapper while his bride, the pretty Sushmita wore a red and gold Benarasi sari for...
  • Manoj Tiwary adjudged 'cricketer of the year' by CAB 04-07-2013 10:43 PM

    Kolkata: Manoj Tiwary was on Thursday adjudged the 'Cricketer of the Year' while Shami Ahmed was named 'Best Bowler' by the Cricket Association of Bengal (CAB). The award will be given at the CAB annual function to be held on July 20. The CAB has also decided to hold its...
  • Manoj Tiwary injured again, will be out for four months 26-06-2013 04:49 PM

    Bad luck seems to have stuck with Bengal batsman Manoj Tiwary who is injured for the fourth time in the past seven months. The latest being the injury he suffered during a football drill for the Kalighat cricket club in Kolkata which will keep him out for the next four...
  • Indian players thank fans over Twitter 24-06-2013 01:59 PM

    Birmingham: Overwhelmed by the support from the Indian fans at the Champions Trophy, newly crowned winners thanked the large crowd turning up for the final encounter against hosts at Birmingham. "Yehhhhhhhhh boyyyy.. Champion love the support in England .. Thanks to every one.. Enjoy the win guys..," Suresh Raina tweeted....
  • KKR's Laxmi Shukla ruled out for season with knee injury 27-04-2013 02:06 PM

    Kolkata: Kolkata Knight Riders might have ended their losing streak, but their injury woes have become worse with Laxmi Shukla ruled out for the season, while Manoj Tiwary laid low for at least a week. The team management on Friday confirmed that Tiwary would not be travelling with their side...
  • Injury worries for KKR ahead of KXIP match 25-04-2013 01:52 PM

    Kolkata: Struggling to repeat their last year's performance, defending champions Kolkata Knight Riders were dealt further blows as Jacques Kallis and Manoj Tiwary sustained injuries during their game against Mumbai Indians here on Wednesday. "Kallis has twisted his right knee while taking a dive. We will take a call on...