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  • Odisha: Aparajita, Prasad, Subhshree, Soumya file nomination March 24, 2014

    Prominent Oriya actress Aparajita Mohanty,Subhashree Panda, AOP founder President Soumya Ranjan Patnaik and Congress chief whip Prasad Harichandan were among over 56 candidates who filed nomination papers for the second phase of polls for 11 Lok Sabha and 77 Assembly segments in Odisha. While Mohanty, accompanied by her actor son Babusan...
  • Ranji Trophy, Group B: Baroda dismiss Services for 191 on Day 1 December 14, 2013

    Vadodara: India discards Munaf Patel and Yusuf Pathan shared seven wickets between them as Baroda dismissed Services for 191 in their first innings and then reached 62 for no loss at stumps on the opening day of their Group B Ranji Trophy match at Reliance Stadium. Seamer Patel (4 for...
  • Ranji Trophy, Group B: Baroda crush Madhya Pradesh, Bengal sniff 1st innings lead November 30, 2013

    New Delhi: Bengal bowlers toiled hard to restrict Services to 261 for six, giving themselves a good chance to grab first innings lead on the third day of the Ranji Trophy group B encounter on Saturday. With Services needing another 171 runs to get first innings lead, Bengal have a slight...
  • Link up with Karan Kundra is not true: Soumya Seth March 3, 2013

    New Delhi: Everything shown in the 'The Serial', which focuses on the lives of some television actors, isn't completely real, says actress Soumya Seth adding that her romance angle with Karan Kundra is untrue. Apart from Soumya and Karan, the show also features actors Sara Khan, Rohan Shah, Pooja Gaur and...
  • 'David and Goliath' is ready for a Feb 14 release January 25, 2013

    Though actor Jayasuriya has a film named 'Players' releasing today, the actor's first official release of the year will be 'David and Goliath' by Rajeev Nath. All set to hit the theatres by February 14, the film features his close buddy Anoop Menon, who has also written the movie...
  • Ranji Trophy SFs: Spirited Services look to thwart formidable Mumbai January 15, 2013

    The second semifinal of the 201213 Ranji Trophy, starting from January 16, is a clash of two teams which have performed in sharp contrast to their reputations this year to set a contest to qualify for the final. Defying all odds, Services put up a remarkable performance in the...
  • Rapes on the rise as trial is slow: Soumya Vishwanathan's mother December 19, 2012

    In September 2008, 26yearold journalist Soumya Vishwanathan was found shot dead in her car while on her way back from work. Four years on, her mother says that justice has not been done. In fact, road safety for women has worsened in the national capital. ...
  • 'David and Goliath' Preview: It is expected to be a hit October 17, 2012

    After a series of hits that started with 'Cocktail' and is presently continuing through the immensely likable 'Beautiful' and 'Trivandrum Lodge', the most popular actor duo of modern times JayasuryaAnoop Menon, will once again come together for the movie titled as 'David & Goliath'. Right now in the sets, the...
  • David and Goliath: Jayasurya's Bible inspired film September 18, 2012

    JayasuryaAnoop Menon, the hit duo is teaming up once again after 'Cocktail', 'Beautiful' and the yet to be released 'Trivandrum Lodge'. The duo will be seen together once again in national award winning director Rajeevnath's 'David & Goliath'. In the Bible, the story of David and Goliath is all about how...
  • Haider, Sarkar star in Bangladesh U19 win June 23, 2012

    Kuala Lumpur: Unheralded 16yearold Bangladeshi bowler, Ali Haider on Saturday achieved a rarest of rare feat when he returned with remarkable figures of 9 for 10 after an equally stunning achievement by teammate Soumya Sarkar who slammed a double ton in an Under19 Asia Cup match. Their efforts saw Bangladesh pummel...
  • Soumya murder case: Convict gets death sentence November 11, 2011

    Thrissur: A Thrissur fast track court awarded capital punishment to the Soumya rape and murder case accused Govindachami. On Monday, it had found the accused Govindachami guilty. Soumya was raped in a compartment of KochiShornur passenger train and was pushed out of the moving train in February this year. Special...
  • Soumya murder: Court to announce judgement today November 11, 2011

    Thrissur: A Fast Track Court in Thrissur is expected to announce the quantum of punishment in the Soumya rape and murder case. On Monday, it had found the accused Govindachami guilty. Soumya was raped in a compartment of KochiShornur passenger train and was pushed out of the moving train in...
  • Soumya, Jigisha murder accused tries to flee from jail October 19, 2009

    New Delhi: The main accused in the murders of TV journalist Soumya Vishwanathan and IT executive Jigisha Ghosh tried to escape from custody Monday by throwing chilli powder at policemen during a hospital visit, Delhi Police said. Ravi Kapoor, who was arrested March 24 this year, had been taken to Safdarjung...
  • How police bungle, fumble and hold up justice September 21, 2009

    Aarushi Talwar, a Noida schoolgirl, was murdered at her home. Ujjain Professor Y K Sabharwal died after allegedly being beaten by up by student leaders. TV journalist Soumya Vishwanathan was murdered while driving back home in New Delhi. All the three cases have one common factor: shoddy police investigation. Bungled...
  • Watch: Soumya's mother asks for fast track trial June 23, 2009

    Madhavi Vishwanathan says the police should act fast on the case. ...
  • Soumya murder case: Motive robbery June 23, 2009

    New Delhi: Delhi Police on Monday filed a 620page chargesheet in the Soumya Vishwanathan murder case. The chargesheet has been filed against the prime accused Ravi Kumar and four other Ajay Sethi, Ravi Kapoor, Amit Kumar Shukla, Baljit Malik and Ajay Kumar. The men did not intend to kill...
  • Delhi Police file chargesheet in Soumya murder case June 22, 2009

    New Delhi: Delhi Police on Monday filed 620page long chargesheet in the Soumya Vishwanathan murder case. All the five accused Ajay Sethi, Ravi Kapoor, Amit Kumar Shukla, Baljit Malik and Ajay Kumar have also been booked under Maharashtra Control of Organised Crime Act (MCOCA) in the chargesheet. "There are...
  • Delhi Police to file chargesheet in Soumya murder case June 22, 2009

    New Delhi: Delhi Police will file a chargesheet in the Soumya Vishwanathan murder case on Monday. The chargesheet will be filed against all the five accused. They have been booked for murder, destruction of evidence and forgery among charges. The police say they have strong evidence against the five accused, like the...
  • Soumya's parents vote, Jigisha's won't May 7, 2009

    New Delhi: What are Delhiites voting for? After the murder of two young working women in the capital last year, security seems to top voter concerns. We spoke to the parents of slain Journalist Soumya Vishwanathan's and the parents of Jigisha Ghosh. However, mother of murdered IT executive Jigisha...
  • Delhi Police make another arrest in Soumya murder case April 7, 2009

    New Delhi: The Delhi Police claim to have made a crucial breakthrough into investigations into the Soumya murder case. They have arrested the person to whom the car was sold to following Soumya's murder, an auto lifter who has been in the trade for the last 20 years. According to the...
  • Car used in Soumya murder seized, auto lifter held April 6, 2009

    New Delhi: Delhi Police on Monday said they have recovered a car which is a "vital evidence" in the murder of TV journalist Soumya Viswanathan. An auto lifter, who had purchased the car used in last year's murder of the TV reporter, has been arrested, the police said. Ajay Sethi, the...
  • Soumya, Jigisha killer was a police informer March 26, 2009

    New Delhi: A day after the Delhi Police claimed to have cracked the Soumya Vishwanathan and Jigisha Ghose murder cases, the police say they have recovered almost all the articles robbed from Jigisha before she was killed. Accused Ravi Kapoor, the leader of the gang, was in fact found wearing...
  • Jigisha, Soumya killers held but is Delhi safe? March 25, 2009

    The Delhi Police team investigating 28yearold BPO employee Jigisha Ghose's killing arrested four members of a gang that led them to the Soumya Vishwanathan murder trail. Police say robbery was the motive in both cases. Both 25yearold television journalist Soumya and Jigisha have a shot at justice but the question that...
  • Watch: The cops' version of Soumya's case March 24, 2009

    New Delhi: The question that the Delhi Police need to answer now is that despite what many officers have said on record was their best effort, Soumya's murder case wouldn't have been solved if the other murder had not happened that of Jigisha's. Here is what the police say...
  • Brazenness of Jigisha's killers shocks nation March 24, 2009

    New Delhi: Jaggannath Ghose had raised his daughter to believe she was invincible, but the retired government officer's world turned upside down on March 20, when the police found his daughter's dead body two days after she went missing. "My daughter was very bold, completely independent. She never thought anyone...
  • Journo, BPO exec murder cases solved, claim cops March 24, 2009

    New Delhi: The Delhi police claim to have cracked the September 2008 murder of journalist Soumya Viswanathan and have arrested four members of a gang in connection with the case. Police claim the breakthrough came about while investigating the recent murder case of callcentre employee Jigisha Ghose in the national...
  • Soumya murder case: Family satisfied with probe March 24, 2009

    New Delhi: With police claiming to have solved the murder of TV journalist Soumya Vishwanathan, her family members today said they were happy with the investigation in the case. I am very happy with the investigation. Police has done a wonderful job. They are doing a proper investigation, Soumya's father M...
  • Journo, BPO exec murder cases cracked, claim cops March 24, 2009

    New Delhi: The Delhi police claim to have cracked the September 2008 murder of journalist Soumya Viswanathan and have arrested four members of a gang in connection with the case. Police claim the breakthrough came about while investigating the recent murder case of callcentre employee Jigisha Ghose in the national...
  • Soumya murder case: police clueless even after 3 months December 30, 2008

    New Delhi: Sixty six yearold MK Vishwanathan still cannot come to terms with his daughter's death. Though 3 months have passed, he has found it difficult to return to work. Soumya Viswanathan, a TV Journalist of Headlines Today, was shot dead in Delhi in the wee hours of September...