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  • Live Scores: Ranji Trophy Semi-finals, Day 3 4 hours 12 minutes ago

    (For Live Blog, scroll down to the bottom of the page) Day 2 Round-up: Half-centuries from Abhimanyu Mithun and R Samarth helped Karnataka end the second day of their Ranji Trophy 2014-15 semifinal against Mumbai in a virtually impregnable position at the M Chinnaswamy Stadium in Bangalore. On Thursday (February 26),...
  • Our uniqueness lies in acceptance of diversity: Mohan Bhagwat 15 hours 25 minutes ago

    Mumbai: Stating that accepting diversity has been a unique quality of Indians, RSS chief Mohan Bhagwat on Thursday said, "We came to know that 'puja' (worship) is so important during the Islamic invasion of India." "We never thought puja is important. We realised it is important during the invasion of...
  • Ranji Trophy: Karnataka in control against Mumbai in semis 18 hours 42 minutes ago

    Half-centuries from Abhimanyu Mithun and R Samarth helped Karnataka end the second day of their Ranji Trophy 2014-15 semifinal against Mumbai in a virtually impregnable position at the M Chinnaswamy Stadium in Bangalore. On Thursday (February 26), Karnataka set their opponents a massive 445-run target for a place in the...
  • Travellers from Mumbai, Delhi, Kolkata react to Rail budget 2015 21 hours 41 minutes ago

    Railway Minister Suresh Prabhu played safe in his maiden Budget refusing to take the populist route of announcing a large number of new trains but also failed to take measures to increase the earnings of the public transporter by not increasing the passenger fare. ...
  • As it happened: Ranji Trophy 2014-15, semi-finals, Day 2 Yesterday

    (For Blog, scroll down to the bottom of the page) Day 1 Round-up: After being dismissed for a paltry 202 in their first innings, Karnataka hit back strongly with skipper and seamer Vinay Kumar taking six wickets to bundle out Mumbai for 44 in just 15.3 overs on the first...
  • Ranji Trophy: Aditya Tare disappointed with Mumbai performance Yesterday

    After Karnataka were bowled out for 202 in their first innings of their Ranji Trophy 2014-15 semifinal match against Mumbai at the M Chinnaswamy Stadium in Bangalore on Wednesday (February 25), a few doubts about the defending champions' supremacy must have cropped up. But their bowlers, led by R Vinay...
  • Abhishek Nayar suffers head injury during Ranji semi-final Yesterday

    Mumbai: Mumbai's Abhishek Nayar "is out of danger" after suffering a head injury while fielding on day one of the Ranji Trophy semi-final cricket match against holders Karnataka at the Chinnaswamy Stadium on Wednesday. He was later admitted to a Bengaluru hospital. "Nayar had lost consciousness for some time and then failed...
  • Ranji Trophy: Vinay Kumar puts Karnataka on top against Mumbai in semis Yesterday

    A green pitch plants doubts in the minds of batsmen and makes bowlers strive for just that bit more. But, if bowlers ally discipline with verve, they are rewarded and R Vinay Kumar, the Karnataka captain, can vouch for that. At the Chinnaswamy Stadium in Bangalore on Wednesday (February 25), Vinay...
  • Extradited gangster Abu Salem sentenced to life by special TADA court in 1995 builder murder case 2 days ago

    Mumbai: Extradited gangster Abu Salem was on Wednesday sentenced to life imprisonment by a special TADA court for murder of Mumbai-based builder Pradeep Jain in 1995. The special public prosecutor Ujjwal Nikam had initially demanded for a death penalty, which he later converted to a life sentence. The court also handed...
  • Mumbai locals await infrastructural upgrade in overcrowded suburban railway network 2 days ago

    12 people are said to die everyday on Mumbai's suburban railway network which is severely overloaded. With no upgrade in infrastructure, rampant corruption, it is to be seen what can Railway Minister Suresh Prabhu can do to improve the situation. ...
  • As it happened: Ranji Trophy 2014-15, semis 2 days ago

    (For Live Blog, scroll down to the bottom of the page) An exciting battle is on cards when a resurgent Mumbai lock horns with defending champions Karnataka in the Ranji Trophy semi-final match at the Chinnaswamy Stadium. Sworn enemies on the cricket field, both captains Aditya Tare and R Vinay Kumar, will...
  • Karnataka host Mumbai in Ranji Trophy semis 2 days ago

    Teams are often judged on their ability to deliver in crunch situations. If that were the yardstick to measure the progress of Karnataka and Mumbai in Ranji Trophy 2014-15, the semi-final from February 25 (Wednesday) in Bangalore is very much an even skirmish. Karnataka, the defending champions, have played throughout the...
  • Mumbai attack mastermind Zakiur Rehman Lakhvi challenges detention 3 days ago

    Islamabad: Zakiur Rehman Lakhvi, the 2008 Mumbai attack mastermind, on Monday challenged his detention under a public security act in the Islamabad High Court (IHC), saying the government has detained him on "illegal grounds". "We have challenged the detention of Mr Lakhvi in the IHC. The government has detained him on...
  • Mumbai to host literature festival 'Lit o Fest' 3 days ago

    Mumbai: The inaugural edition of a literary festival "Lit o Fest", that begins on February 28, will touch upon the topics of decline of Parsi population, relevance of Hindi in today's time and beauty of Urdu in poetry, organisers said on Monday. The festival will have speakers from the world of...
  • Mumbai's Akshay Girap hurt in bike accident, to miss Ranji semis 3 days ago

    Mumbai: Mumbai would be without their new found off spinner Akshay Girap for the five-day Ranji Trophy cricket semi-finals against defending champions Karnataka starting on February 25 at Bengaluru. 29-year-old Girap, inducted into the squad of the 40-time champions towards the later stages of their floundering league campaign, met with an...
  • Live telecast of anti-terror operations should be prohibited: Home Ministry 5 days ago

    New Delhi: Taking a step forward to ban live coverage of terror-related operations by television channels, the Home Ministry has said that 'anti-terror operations' should be prohibited from telecasting. Home Ministry stated its position on the matter after the Information and Broadcasting Ministry sought definition of terms 'anti-terror operations' and 'counter-terror...
  • Mumbai: 4 people found dead in 48 hours in Oshiwara 5 days ago

    Mumbai: In a shocking news, four people were found dead in the last 48 hours in Oshiwara in Mumbai. A brother and sister were found hanging in their apartment. The siblings' employer told the police that they were upset about their mother living with another man. When the police tried to...
  • Ranji Trophy: Mumbai's strong character revives their campaign 5 days ago

    Mumbai lost their sixth game at Wankhede Stadium in 15 years, to Jammu and Kashmir in the opening round of the 2014-15 Ranji Trophy, on December 10 and, after that, Sachin Tendulkar met the boys to boost their morale. Then, they conceded a lead to Railways in a weather-affected match...
  • Ranji Trophy Quarter-finals: Uthappa, Thakur lead star performers 6 days ago

    Maharashtra and Mumbai progressed to the 2014-15 Ranji Trophy semifinals with wins over Andhra and Delhi respectively, taking the season's tally of outright results to 54 in 112 games, while Karnataka and Tamil Nadu joined them because of their first-innings leads over Assam and Vidarbha respectively. R Samarth and Akhil...
  • Ranji Trophy: Mumbai beat Delhi by 204 runs to reach semis 1 week ago

    Rajat Bhatia is the poor man's Steve Waugh. A domestic stalwart, Bhatia has been Delhi's go-to player for many seasons now. He is a disciplined medium-pacer who lands the ball on the same spot day in and day out. With the bat, Bhatia is like a rock guarding the stumps. Chasing...
  • Ranji Trophy: Hot-headed Gambhir involved in verbal spat with Mumbai player 1 week ago

    Gautam Gambhir's hot-headed nature has seen him get into altercations with Shahid Afridi, Shane Watson and Virat Kohli on the field. On the fourth day's play of the Ranji Trophy quarterfinal clash between Delhi and Mumbai at the DRIEMS College Ground in Tangi on Thursday (February 19), Shardul Thakur joined...
  • As it happened: Ranji Trophy 2014-15, Quarter-finals 1 week ago

    (Scroll down for score updates) With Maharashtra already in the semi-finals, Karnataka, Tamil Nadu and Mumbai look for outright wins to secure the other three spots. Catch the Day 4 action with live updates below. ...
  • HIL: Punjab Warriors sign off in style, beat Dabang Mumbai 3-2 1 week ago

    Mohali: Their semi-final berth already secured, Punjab Warriors signed off their league engagements on a resounding note, beating bottom-placed Dabang Mumbai 3-2 on Thursday to finish on top of the round robin stage of the third Hockey India League. By virtue of this win Punjab Warriors finished on top with 35...
  • Ranji Trophy 2014-15, Quarter-finals: Delhi in tatters against Mumbai 1 week ago

    Cuttack: Mumbai pace spearhead Shardul Thakur once again struck early to leave Delhi in tatters at 110 for four in their 440-run chase on Day 4 of the Ranji Trophy quarter-finals on Thursday. After opener Akhil Hedwarkar's 161-run marathon knock, which took Mumbai to 450 in the second innings, the Aditya...
  • Mumbai's nightlife will revive economy of the city 1 week ago

    A day after Maharashtra Chief Minister Devendra Fadnavis accepted Yuva Sena chief Aditya Thackeray's proposal to make Mumbai a city with a 24-hour night life, he said the idea will revive the economy of the city. Thackeray said, "It is not about lifestyles, but about reviving Mumbai's economy. Everyone, including...
  • Amit Bhandari confident of batting fightback against Mumbai February 19, 2015

    After retiring from the domestic circuit at the age of 32 in 2011, Amit Bhandari, the seamer who represented India in two One-Day Internationals and was the second after Madan Lal to pick up 300 first-class wickets for Delhi, had foreseen his future as a bowling coach. And, in the...
  • As it happened: Ranji Trophy Quarter-Finals, Day 4 February 19, 2015

    (Scroll down for live score updates) With Maharashtra already in the semi-finals, Karnataka, Tamil Nadu and Mumbai look for outright wins to secure the other three spots. Catch the Day 4 action with live updates below. ...
  • Actor Sanjay Dutt to spend four more days in jail, says Shinde February 18, 2015

    Mumbai: Four more days of imprisonment would be added to actor Sanjay Dutt's prison term, as he spent extra days out jail when his furlough period ended and a decision on extension of his furlough was pending, Maharashtra Minister of State for Home Ram Shinde said in Mumbai on Wednesday. A...
  • Ranji Trophy 2014-15, Quarter-final: Herwadkar strikes maiden ton to take Mumbai to 376/7 February 18, 2015

    Cuttack: Opener Akhil Herwadkar struck his maiden first-class century to take Mumbai to 376 for seven against Delhi in their second innings at stumps on the third day of their quarter-final match on Wednesday. Herwadkar made 161 off 272 balls with the help of 25 boundaries and three sixes, while Shreyas...
  • Campus calling: What do IIT-Delhi, IIT-Mumbai students expect from Budget 2015? February 18, 2015

    The upcoming Union Budget is very crucial in terms of bringing the Indian economy back on growth track; curb the budget deficit and creating an investment friendly environment. CNN-IBN's Kajori Sen talks to students of IIT-Delhi and IIT-Mumbai about their expectations from Union Budget 2015. ...