PANTHER

  • Chadwick Boseman roped in by Marvel Studios to play Black Panther October 29, 2014

    Los Angeles: Actor Chadwick Boseman has been roped in by Marvel Studios for the role of superhero Black Panther. Boseman was announced as T'Challa, the head of the fictional African nation of Wakanda, in the movie, which is scheduled to be released November 3, 2017. The Black Panther - created by Stan...
  • Declare floods in J&K as National Disaster: JKNPP October 11, 2014

    Jammu: Fearing that flood affected people of Jammu province will not be properly compensated, Jammu and Kashmir National Panthers Party (JKNPP) on Saturday demanded that the recent floods in the state should declared as a National Disaster. "If the recent floods in the state are not declared as National Disaster...
  • J&K flood: Panthers Party alleges inaction by authorities in SC October 8, 2014

    New Delhi: Centre and Jammu and Kashmir government are not taking adequate steps to bring life to normal in the flood-hit state and thousands of people are still camping in broken tents, Jammu and Kashmir National Panthers Party alleged in the Supreme Court on Wednesday. In an affidavit, the party...
  • J&K floods: SC appoints 5-member panel to ascertain ground situation September 24, 2014

    New Delhi: The Supreme Court on Wednesday appointed a five-member committee headed by Senior Registrar of Jammu and Kashmir High Court to ascertain the ground situation of the flood-affected state and asked it to file its report within two weeks. A bench headed by Chief Justice RM Lodha expressed satisfaction...
  • Amitabh Bachchan takes to Twitter to express excitement as Jaipur Pink Panthers wins ProKabaddi title September 1, 2014

    Mumbai: Bollywood actor Abhishek Bachchan owned Jaipur Pink Panthers lifted the winner's trophy at the Star Sports ProKabaddi League finale Sunday by defeating U Mumba. The finale took place at the NSCI Stadium here. As soon as the tournament ended, Abhishek's father and megastar Amitabh Bachchan tweeted: "WE ARE CHAMPIONS OF PRO...
  • Jaipur Pink Panthers win Pro Kabaddi League title August 31, 2014

    Mumbai: Jaipur Pink Panthers proved too strong for U Mumba as they produced a clinical performance in the final to emerge triumphant in the inaugural Pro Kabaddi League at the NSCI Stadium here on Sunday. The franchise owned by Bollywood star Abhishek Bachchan scored a 3524 victory in an actionpacked summit...
  • Jaipur beat Delhi to assure semis berth in Pro Kabaddi League August 22, 2014

    Making dents in the strong defence of Dabang Delhi through fine raids by Maninder Singh and Jasvir Singh, hosts Pink Panthers Jaipur posted a fine 4131 victory to assure a berth in the semifinal of the Pro Kabaddi League. It were Dabang Delhi who were leading 1816 at the breather but...
  • Jaipur beat Bengaluru 3631 in Pro Kabaddi League August 20, 2014

    Hosts Jaipur Pink Panthers defeated Bengaluru Bulls 3631 in a keenlycontested match of the Star Sports Pro Kabaddi League to jump to the top of the leaderboard on Wednesday. There was plenty of stake attached with the game at the Sawai Man Singh Indoor Stadium here as the Bengaluru outfit were...
  • Pink Panther gear up for challenge as league enters Jaipur August 19, 2014

    Jaipur: With the ProKabaddi league entering pink city Jaipur, the hosts Pink Panther are looking forward to make most of playing on their home turf. The franchisee, owned by Bollywood star Abhishek Bachchan, is currently standing at second position with 35 points after playing nine matches and will try to grab...
  • Will Abhishek Bachchan be seen in a film based on Kabaddi? August 19, 2014

    Mumbai: Actor Abhishek Bachchan, who owns Jaipur Pink Panthers, a franchise of the Pro Kabaddi League, may do a fullfledged movie on the sport. It may be too early to talk about the movie, but sources close to the project say it would be as inspirational a film about the game...
  • Udhampur: Clashes break out between Panther Party workers, police August 16, 2014

    Udhampur: High drama unfolded in Jammu & Kashmir's Udhampur district where police and workers of the Panther Party came to blows during the party's Rail Roko agitation. The party workers pelted stones at the police personnel, who in turn lathicharged the mob. Tear gas was also used to foil the...
  • On day one, Pro Kabaddi League invited 10 times more viewers than FIFA World Cup August 3, 2014

    The first day telecast of the Pro Kabaddi League, promoted by Mashal Sports, attracted a whopping 22 million viewers 10 times more than what the first match of the recently concluded Football World Cup 2014 had garnered. The league is being broadcast on Star Sports 1 and Star...
  • Jaipur register second straight win in Pro Kabaddi August 3, 2014

    Continuing their fine run in the city, Jaipur Pink Panther on Sunday thrashed Patna Pirates 4018 to register their second win on the trot in the Pro Kabaddi at the Netaji Indoor Stadium here on Saturday. Maninder Singh was the star of their win as his powerful raids with 13 points...
  • Snapshot: Abhishek Bachchan poses with his kabaddi team, the Jaipur Pink Panthers July 23, 2014

    Actor Abhishek Bachchan was in Jaipur recently to review the preparations of his Kabaddi team, the Jaipur Pink Panthers. The much talkedabout Pro Kabaddi League will begin on July 26, and according to media reports, most of the franchisees are yet to have sponsorship deals in place. Speaking to the...
  • Asiad star Rakesh Kumar gets highest bid in Pro Kabaddi League player auction May 20, 2014

    Mumbai: Twotime Asian Games gold medal winner Rakesh Kumar emerged as the top money earner and was bought for Rs 12.80 lakh by Jaipur franchise Pink Panthers in the inaugural Pro Kabaddi League player auction held on Tuesday. Raider Kumar, 32, employed with Northern Railways and was part of the Indian...
  • Mumbai: Firebrand activist, writer Namdeo Dhasal dies at 64 January 15, 2014

    Mumbai: Renowned Marathi poet and firebrand activist Namdeo Dhasal passed away on Wednesday after a prolonged illness. He was 64. Dhasal, who was battling with colorectal cancer, died at the Bombay Hospital. His last rites would be performed on Thursday. Dhasal was one of the founders of the militant Dalit Panther...
  • SC rejects PIL against J&K rehabilitation policy December 6, 2013

    New Delhi: Supreme Court on Friday refused to entertain a petition challenging the recent rehabilitation policy of Jammu and Kashmir government for paving way for the return of youth who had crossed over to Pakistan occupied Kashmir (PoK) after eruption of militancy in the state. "How can we quash the...
  • JSPL launches Black Panther TMT rebar November 26, 2013

    Jindal Steel and Power Ltd on Tuesday launched its retail brand 'Black Panther' TMT rebars in Jharkhand. "It's a high quality brand that will bring the best results for all construction needs," JSPL Director (Marketing) VK Mehta told reporters in Ranchi at the launch of the brand. He said the Thermo Mechanically...
  • Kishtwar violence: JKNPP activists defy curfew, hold protest match in Jammu August 14, 2013

    Police on Tuesday arrested 30 Jammu and Kashmir National Panthers Party (JKNPP) activists, including its MLAs for defying curfew and hold a protest march in Jammu. More than 100 activists of the outfit on Tuesday defied curfew in the Gandhi Nagar area of the city and held a protest march demanding...
  • SC seeks replies from J&K, Centre over stranded Amarnath pilgrims August 12, 2013

    New Delhi: A day after Amarnath Yatra was suspended temporarily due to Kishtwar violence, a PIL has been filed in the Supreme court on Monday seeking the safe transit of stranded pilgrims who have gone to Jammu and Kashmir for the Amarnath Yatra. The PIL has been filed by Jammu and...
  • Antony to commission MIG29 K fighters into Navy May 6, 2013

    Panaji: Union Defence Minister AK Antony will commission MIG29 K fighter planes into the Indian Navy on May 11 in Goa. The squadron, named INAS 303 Black Panthers, will be commissioned on May 11 by the Defence Minister at INS Hansa Naval base in the state, Indian Navy PRO said. The...
  • SC notice to Centre, J&K govt on rehabilitation policy for terrorists April 26, 2013

    New Delhi: The Supreme Court on Friday issued notices to the Centre and Jammu and Kashmir government on a plea challenging the surrender and rehabilitation policy for terrorists in the state. A bench headed by Justice RM Lodha sought response from the two governments on a petition filed by J&K...
  • J&K Assembly: BJP, Panthers Party MLAs protest against Pak resolution March 16, 2013

    Srinagar: There was an uproar in the Jammu and Kashmir Assembly on Saturday with the BJP and the Panthers Party demanding a resolution against Pakistan for condemning Parliament attack convict Afzal Guru's hanging. The BJP and the Panthers Party MLAs created a row in the house and party MLAs were seen...
  • Form committee to decide on Afzal's body: JKNPP February 19, 2013

    Jammu: The Jammu and Kashmir National Panthers Party (JKNPP) on Tuesday demanded that the government should set up a committee to decide whether the body of Parliament attack convict Afzal Guru should be handed over to his family or not. "I have written to President (Pranab Mukherjee) and asked for...
  • Thane girl to get bravery award on RDay for saving sister from panther January 22, 2013

    Thane: A 15yearold tribal girl, who showed exemplary courage while saving her elder sister from the clutches of a panther in Sahapur taluka in Thane, has been selected for the 2012 National Bravery Awards. The young braveheart, Hali Raghunath Baraf, will receive the 'Veer Bapuji Gadhani Rashtriya Balveer Puraskar' at...
  • 'Pink Panther' actor Herbert Lom dies at 95 September 28, 2012

    London: Actor Herbert Lom, best known for playing Inspector Clouseau's irritable boss Charles Dreyfus in the 'Pink Panther' films, has died aged 95. The Czechborn, Londonbased actor starred opposite Peter Sellers in several 'Pink Panther' films beginning with 1964's 'A Shot In The Dark'. His family said he died peacefully in...
  • Pakistan to probe domestic Twenty20 match April 13, 2012

    Karachi: A match in Pakistan's domestic Twenty20 competition last month is under scrutiny over allegations of foul play and underperformance by some players, an official said. Karachi Zebras lost the Super Eight tournament game by 31 runs against a weakened Peshawar Panthers side missing injured star Pakistan paceman Umar Gul....
  • Aishwarya 'greedy' about working with directors March 15, 2012

    New Delhi: Aishwarya Rai, currently on a sabbatical after being in the industry for over a decade, says she was happy to have worked with different directors. "I am glad to have worked with different directors on different roles. I had always been greedy to work with different directors on different...