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  • LBSNAA Deputy Director denies bribery allegations, says will file criminal defamation case April 2, 2015

    New Delhi: Deputy Director of Lal Bahadur Shastri National Academy of Administration Saurabh Jain on Thursday denied allegations of bribery. The remarks came after the impostor, Ruby Choudhary from Uttar Pradesh, accused Jain of taking Rs 5 lakh from her to ensure her entry into the academy. Jain said, "I didn't...
  • Labh Janjua records a song for 'Solid Patels' February 15, 2015

    Mumbai: Singer Labh Janjua of 'London thumakda' fame has recorded a 'high octane' song of Saurabh Varma's film 'Solid Patels'. "Working with Labh was a unique experience. He has given the song a whole new dimension and scaled up the energy to another level. The song now has more impact than...
  • Ranji Trophy, Rd 9, Group C, Day 3: Quadri stars as Jharkhand beat Services by nine wickets February 8, 2015

    Legspinner Samar Quadri returned with a six-wicket haul to set up Jharkhand's nine-wicket win against Services in their Group C Ranji Trophy match at the Keenan Stadium on Sunday. Facing a deficit of 157, Services failed to gather any momentum in their second innings, as Quadri took six for 102 to...
  • Ranji Trophy, Rd 8, Group C wrap: Assam take first-innings lead against Andhra January 30, 2015

    Guwahati: Assam took a vital first-innings lead in their Group C Ranji Trophy cricket match against Andhra Pradesh here on Friday. At stumps on the second day, Assam were 199 for six in their first innings, taking a lead of 62 runs with four wickets remaining in reply to the visiting...
  • Delhi elections: Greater Kailash a triangular contest as BJP, AAP, Congress slug it out January 29, 2015

    New Delhi: The high-profile seat of Greater Kailash will witness a triangular contest in Delhi Assembly elections on February 7 as all three parties have fielded strong candidates from the constituency. The Congress candidate is President Pranab Mukherjee's daughter Sharmistha, BJP is going with former councilor Rakesh Kumar Gullaiya and...
  • Ranji Trophy, Rd 7, Group C wrap: Jaggi's double ton powers Jharkhand to 556/9 January 22, 2015

    Ranchi: Ishank Jaggi smashed an unbeaten double hundred as Jharkhand pummelled Hyderabad's bowling to declare at 556 for nine before reducing the visiting side to 55 for one on the second day. Overnight 295 for four, the home team rode Jaggi's 342-ball 201 to post the mammoth score, in which Kaushal...
  • Ranji Trophy, Group C wrap: Goa reach 253/5 against Services on Day 1 January 13, 2015

    Skipper Sagun Kamat (81), Darshan Misal (65 not out) and Saurabh Bandekar (55 not out) scored a half-century each to guide Goa to 253 for five on the opening day on Tuesday. Kamat scored his runs off 117 balls during which he struck 14 fours and one six at the Palam...
  • TV stars Shashank Vyas, Tina Dutta plan special New Year's party with family and friends December 29, 2014

    Mumbai: What are your plans on New Year's Eve? TV celebrities say they will celebrate it with their family and friends and will go to temple to seek blessings of god for a better 2015. Here's what some of the TV stars have planned for New Year's Eve and how they...
  • Wouldn't have gone nude three years ago, says Aamir Khan December 11, 2014

    Hyderabad: Actor Aamir Khan has confessed that he would not have dared to shed clothes three years ago if was asked to do so. He says he decided to bare all for 'PK' because of the "strong script". The actor-filmmaker raised eyebrows when shed clothes for the poster of his forthcoming...
  • Vijay Hazare trophy: Assam sail past Jharkhand by seven wickets November 13, 2014

    Kolkata: Dheeraj Jadhav and Sibsankar Roy struck half centuries to help Assam beat Jharkhand by seven wickets in an East Zone match of the Vijay Hazare Trophy one-day tournament on Thursday. Assam's bowlers did a decent job by limiting Jharkhand to 191 for eight before their batsmen, led by Jadhav (68)...
  • Saurabh Tiwary to lead Jharkhand in Vijay Hazare tournament October 25, 2014

    Jamshedpur: Middle-order batsman Saurabh Tiwary will lead a 15-member Jharkhand squad in the Vijay Hazare one-day league tournament, commencing from November 6 in Kolkata. Md. Surfaraz Ashraf was the lone new face in the team. Announcing the squad here today, the Secretary of Jharkhand State Cricket Association (JSCA), Rajesh Verma said...
  • Duleep Trophy: Saurabh Tiwary slams ton as East Zone set 238-run target for West October 18, 2014

    Lahli: Jharkhand left-hander Saurabh Tiwary notched up a well-made century as East Zone came up with a sporting declaration to hand a 238-run target for West Zone on the third day of the Duleep Trophy four-day quarterfinal on Friday. Saurabh's 109, laced with 9 fours and 3 sixes, helped East rise...
  • Daily flights to Abu Dhabi and Delhi to start soon: Saurabh Patel October 10, 2014

    Ahmedabad: Gujarat Civil Aviation Minister Saurabh Patel announced that commencement of one international flight and one domestic flight from Ahmedabad and Bhuj would begin soon. The announcement came after Patel held a detailed meeting with Jet Airways representatives at Gujarat Mineral Development Corporation (GMDC) office. According to an official press release,...
  • Power generation in Gujarat unaffected due to coal shortage: Saurabh Patel October 5, 2014

    Vadodara: Power generation in Gujarat is not affected due to coal shortage and the state is meeting demand of its various consumers without imposing any restrictions, Energy Minister Saurabhbhai Patel said. Power generation at coal-based thermal stations located at Wanakbori (with 1,470 mw installed capacity), Gandhinagar (870 mw capacity), Ukai...
  • Assembly bypolls: Congress candidate booked for abducting two Tribals August 19, 2014

    In a major embarrassment to Congress ahead of Assembly bypolls, the party's candidate for Bahoriband seat, Saurabh Singh, has been booked on thecharges of abduction, a report published in TOI said. Bahoriband Assembly seat candidate Saurabh Singh has been booked for abducting two Tribals, the report added. A case in this regard...
  • Remembering Kargil heroes: Late Captain Saurabh Kalia's family awaits justice July 24, 2014

    New Delhi: Captain Saurabh Kalia was an officer of the Indian Army who died during the 1999 Kargil war where he was held as a prisoner of war by the Pakistani forces. Saurabh Kalia, then 23 and just a month old in the Army, had been on a patrol duty...
  • Saurabh Shukla is fantastic actor, haven't signed his film yet: Nimrat Kaur July 17, 2014

    New Delhi: "The Lunchbox" actress Nimrat Kaur would "love" to work under Saurabh Shukla's direction but, squashing media reports that she's signed a film with him, she says she's "still in talks" for it. Rumour mills were abuzz that Nimrat and Rajkummar Rao have been signed for the film. Talking about it,...
  • Ready to be Gujarat CM if party wants, says Nitin Patel May 5, 2014

    Ahmedabad: With Lok Sabha elections drawing to a close next week and poll predictions favouring Narendra Modi as the next Prime Minister, the clamour for Chief ministership in Gujarat has already begun with senior state minister Nitin Patel saying that he is ready to take up the job if the...
  • Saurabh Raj Jain comfortable playing lord Krishna for the third time May 4, 2014

    Umargaon: After playing Vishnu/Krishna in two TV shows, Saurabh Raj Jain has taken on the role of the fluteplaying God for the third time in 'Mahabharat', but the actor says he has no qualms about doing it. The 32yearold actor feels playing the same role in three TV shows will not...
  • A pencil sketch of 102yearold actress Zohra Sehgal is the best Bollywood image you will see today April 29, 2014

    She is indeed young at 102. Artist and writer Saurabh Turakhia celebrated actress Zohra Sehgal's 102 birthday in an unique way by drawing an impressive sketch of the actress. Turakhia is an instructional writer for an elearning company who is known for drawing stunning sketches of celebrities. ...
  • B-Town takes to Twitter to congratulate National Awards winners April 16, 2014

    New Delhi: The B-Town fraternity took to Twitter to congratulate the teams of "Shahid", "Bhaag Milkha Bhaag" and "Jolly LLB", which were named in various categories at the 61st National Film Awards Wednesday. Here's what the stars tweeted: Mahesh Bhatt: Hansal Mehta (best director) and Rajkummar Rao (best actor) get the National...
  • I wasn't expecting this: Saurabh Shukla on National Award for 'Jolly LLB' April 16, 2014

    Mumbai: Well-known actor-writer Saurabh Shukla, who played a judge in the light-hearted legal drama "Jolly LLB", says the National Award for his role in the film came as a surprise to him. The 61st National Film Awards were announced here Wednesday and the actor has been named the best supporting actor...
  • 61st National Awards: 'Ship of Theseus' wins best feature film, Best Actor for Rajkummar Rao, Best Director for Hansal Mehta for 'Shahid' April 16, 2014

    Director Anand Gandhi's powerful film about a photographer, a Jain monk and a young stock broker told through different segments won Best Feature Film at the 61st National Film Awards for 2013. 'Ship of Theseus', depicting issues of intuitive brilliance, metaphysical belief and intricate morality in a world full of...
  • AAP battles major financial crunch before LS Polls April 6, 2014

    The Aam Aadmi Party (AAP), the country's youngest political formation, is battling a severe financial crunch even as it contests its first parliamentary election. AAP leaders and activists frankly admit that they are feeling cash-strapped after having already fielded 444 candidates all over the country in staggered elections beginning on Monday. AAP,...
  • Vijay Hazare: Uthappa century sets Karnataka on course against Jharkhand March 14, 2014

    Kolkata: Robin Uthappa slammed a 135-ball 133 to set up Karnataka's 21-run win over a spirited Jharkhand as the Ranji and Irani Trophy champions stormed into the Vijay Hazare Trophy final at the JU second campus ground in Salt Lake on Friday. Ishank Jaggi kept Jharkhand in the hunt with a...
  • 'Gunday' review: It's certainly a case of potential squandered February 14, 2014

    Cast: Ranveer Singh, Arjun Kapoor, Priyanka Chopra, Irrfan, Saurabh Shukla, Pankaj Tripathi, Manu Rishi Director: Ali Abbas Zafar The nostalgia that Gunday evokes is unmistakably 70s Bollywood. From its bestfriendsversustheworld premise to claptrap dialogues delivered with clenched teeth and flared nostrils, to the messy handtohand fight scenes...the ingredients are certainly in place....
  • Delhi: BRT should be scrapped, says Kejriwal February 10, 2014

    New Delhi: The capital's controversial BRT corridor for buses should be scrapped in its present form, Delhi Chief Minister Arvind Kejriwal has said. He has asked Transport Minister Saurabh Bhardwaj to go into the matter, Kejriwal said. Introduced some six years ago in South Delhi, Bus Rapid Transport (BRT) corridor had...
  • Businessman fined for 'dangerously' overtaking Robert Vadra's car January 10, 2014

    New Delhi: A local businessman was penalised for rash driving after he "dangerously" swirled past the car of Robert Vadra, the soninlaw of Congress President Sonia Gandhi. According to police sources, the incident took place in the jurisdiction of Amar Colony Police Station in SouthEast Delhi when Vadra was coming from...