MASCARENHAS

  • BJP slams St. Xavier's College's Principal, says his action wrong April 23, 2014

    A day before Mumbai votes, Principal of the city's prestigious Xavier's College Dr Frazer Mascarenhas has sparked off a controversy by writing an e-mail to his students. However, BJP spokesperson Nirmala Sitharaman said that if a teacher is comparing different states in order to influence the minds of students, it...
  • Should a college principal take sides during an election campaign? April 23, 2014

    A day before Mumbai votes, the Principal of the city's prestigious Xavier's College has sparked off a controversy by writing an e-mail to his students. Dr Frazer Mascarenhas in the e-mail questions Modi's Gujarat model and urges students to vote wisely. The BJP has complained to the Election Commission, accusing...
  • Mumbai's St Xavier's College Principal slams Modi's Gujarat model April 23, 2014

    A major row has sparked off in Mumbai after the principal of the city's prestigious St. Xavier's College wrote to his students, urging them to "choose well" while voting on Thursday. In the letter, he even seemed to criticise Narendra Modi's Gujarat model of development. Speaking to CNN-IBN, Dr Frazer...
  • BJP moves EC after Mumbai college principal's anti-BJP letter to students April 23, 2014

    Mumbai: A major row has sparked off in Mumbai after the principal of the city's prestigious St. Xavier's College wrote to his students, urging them to "choose well" while voting on Thursday. In the letter, he even seemed to criticise Narendra Modi's Gujarat model of development. Speaking to CNN-IBN, Dr Frazer...
  • Dimitri Mascarenhas to end Hampshire career July 23, 2013

    Southampton: Dimitri Mascarenhas, the Hampshire and former England allrounder, has announced that he will retire from professional cricket for his county at the end of the 2013 season. Mascarenhas, 35, played all 18 of his county seasons with Hampshire after making his firstclass debut in 1996. He was selected to...
  • Ravi Bopara, Owais Shah under ICC scanner for fixing May 31, 2013

    London: More than 20 English county cricketers and two umpires are being questioned by anticorruption detectives as part of the ICC's matchfixing investigation. The ICC is speaking to players who were involved in the Bangladesh Premier League (BPL), which featured cricketers from around the world. Ravi Bopara, Owais Shah, Kabir Ali,...
  • Gilchrist credits Mascarenhas, Marsh for win April 13, 2012

    Mohali: Rejoicing at his team's first win in the IPL this season, Kings XI Punjab skipper Adam Gilchrist credited his bowlers and fellow Australian batsman Shaun Marsh for the sevenwicket victory over Pune Warriors India here on Thursday. Dimitri Mascarenhas, who took a fivefor, and Shaun Marsh, who struck an...