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  • BCCI needs to handle Aaron with care: Former India physio 2 days ago

    New Delhi: The Indian cricket board (BCCI) must take special care of injury-prone fast bowler Varun Aaron to ensure he has a long and successful international career, feels former national team physio John Gloster. Gloster, who had worked with the Indian team from 2005-2008, feels that "maintaining proper workload is an...
  • Varun Gandhi becomes father of baby girl 4 days ago

    New Delhi: Sultanpur MP and BJP leader Varun Gandhi and his wife Yamini were today blessed with a baby girl. "It is with the deepest joy that I share that Yamini and I have been blessed with a beautiful daughter. Our child was born this afternoon in New Delhi. My...
  • 5th Test: England push India into a corner with 237-run lead 6 days ago

    England's lead swelled to 237 on the second day of the fifth Test against India at The Oval, thanks largely to Joe Root's 92* that further exposed India's lackluster bowling on a track where England bowlers dismissed the visitors for 148. The hosts reached 385 for 7 at stumps with notable...
  • RSS imprint on BJP chief Amit Shah's new team, seven party members get key posts 6 days ago

    New Delhi: The imprint of Rashtriya Swayamsevak Sangh (RSS) on Bharatiya Janata Party's new team is certain with as many as seven RSS members being given key posts in BJP President Amit Shah's newly constituted core team. Ram Madhav, who has been the media face of the RSS, has been...
  • BJP chief Amit Shah's new team; Varun Gandhi out, BS Yeddyurappa named vice president 6 days ago

    New Delhi: Bharatiya Janata Party President Amit Shah on Saturday reconstituted his core team. He has appointed former Karnataka chief minister and MP BS Yeddyurappa as one of the national vice presidents. Other senior leaders Bandaru Dattathreya and Mukhtar Abbas Naqvi have also been appointed as vice presidents. The announcement...
  • Injured Stuart Broad may play fifth Test with face mask August 11, 2014

    England pacer Stuart Broad, who was hit on the nose by a bouncer from the Indian fast bowler Varun Aaron in the fourth Test at Old Trafford, hinted that he may play the fifth and final Test against India with a face mask. Broad, in the first over after lunch...
  • England upbeat over Broad despite broken nose August 10, 2014

    Manchester: England expect Stuart Broad will be fit to play in the fifth and final Test against India at The Oval next week despite confirming the paceman had suffered a broken nose in their fourth Test win at Old Trafford. "X-rays confirm a fractured nose," an England and Wales Cricket Board...
  • Stuart Broad suffers nose blow from Varun Aaron bouncer August 9, 2014

    Manchester: England's Stuart Broad was retired hurt after being struck on the nose by a bouncer from India fast bowler Varun Aaron on the third day of the fourth Test at Old Trafford on Saturday. Broad, in the first over after lunch, had just hooked a couple of Aaron bouncers for...
  • Aaron vows to bowl quick after impressive return August 9, 2014

    Manchester: After making an impressive return to the Indian fold, fast bowler Varun Aaron says he won't cut down on his pace despite having a history of suffering stress fractures. Aaron has so far dismissed three batsmen in England's first innings, pegging them back with two blows on day one and...
  • 4th Test: England take 85-run lead over India on rain-marred Day 2 August 9, 2014

    Rain and Bhuvneshwar Kumar combined in Manchester on Friday to help India stop England from taking a clear advantage in the fourth Test, which saw the hosts go 85 runs into the lead with four wickets in hand at stumps on day two. India struck thrice on the second morning but...
  • 4th Test: Irked India out to prove a point to England August 7, 2014

    England face the welcome problem of dealing with the consequences of winning ahead of the fourth Test against India at Old Trafford starting on Thursday. Victory by the huge margin of 266 runs in the third Test at Southampton last week saw England level the five-match series at 1-1. It also ended...
  • UP would have benefited with BJP government, Varun at helm: Maneka August 4, 2014

    Pitching for her son and Sultanpur MP, Union Minister Maneka Gandhi said that Uttar Pradesh would have benefited had there been a BJP led government in the state with Varun Gandhi as its chief minister. "It would have been better had there been our government in the state then we would...
  • 4th Test: Sourav Ganguly questions Varun Aaron's exclusion August 4, 2014

    Kolkata: Former India captain Sourav Ganguly called for inclusion of pacer Varun Aaron keeping in mind the fast nature of the pitch in Manchester - the venue for the fourth Test versus England starting August 7. "Manchester track is the fastest wicket in England. I think Varun Aaron should get a...
  • BJP ruling UP would be good, better if Varun governs the state: Maneka August 4, 2014

    New Delhi: Senior Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) MP Maneka Gandhi has pitched for her son Varun Gandhi, who represents Sultanpur in the Lok Sabha, to become the next Chief Minister of Uttar Pradesh. "If the Uttar Pradesh government was headed by the BJP, it would have been good, even better if...
  • Modi government's work will speak for itself, says Maneka August 3, 2014

    New Delhi: Rejecting criticism that Prime Minister Narendra Modi was not communicating, Union Minister Maneka Gandhi has said the focus was on performance which was "doing the talking". "The work is talking at the moment. There is absolutely no need for anyone to talk apart from their work," Gandhi said when...
  • Varun Aaron should get a chance in the 4th Test, says Sourav Ganguly August 3, 2014

    Kolkata: Former India captain Sourav Ganguly called for inclusion of pacer Varun Aaron keeping in mind the fast nature of the pitch in Manchester - the venue for the fourth Test versus England starting August 7. "Manchester track is the fastest wicket in England. I think Varun Aaron should get a...
  • Watch: Alia, Varun, Sidharth answer questions from their fans July 23, 2014

    The team of 'Humpty Sharma ki Dulhania' - Alia Bhatt, Varun Dhawan and Sidharth Shukla - answers questions sent by their fans. To quiz your favourite stars contact the elounge team @CNNIBNElounge & @SushantIBN with the hash tag #FanNights on Twitter. ...
  • Varun Dhawan is the most versatile actor of our generation: Shraddha Kapoor July 16, 2014

    New Delhi: With her last two releases 'Aashiqui 2' and 'Ek Villain' entering the prestigious Rs 100 crore-club of Bollywood, Shraddha Kapoor is now gearing up to star opposite her childhood friend Varun Dhawan in 'ABCD 2'. Shraddha feels Varun, who was last seen in romantic comedy 'Humpty Sharma ki...
  • When Varun Dhawan got drunk for 'Humpty Sharma Ki Dulhania' July 15, 2014

    Mumbai: Move over Naseeruddin Shah. Varun Dhawan is now practising what the veteran actor preaches - method acting. The actor drank alcohol to lend authenticity to scenes featuring him in a sozzled avatar. Director Sriram Raghavan introduced Varun Dhawan to the painful pleasures of method acting. For two of his important...
  • Alia Bhatt is the Robert De Niro of our generation: Varun Dhawan July 14, 2014

    Mumbai: Praising his 'Student Of The Year' and 'Humpty Sharma Ki Dulhania' co-star Alia Bhatt, actor Varun Dhawan has said she's the 'Robert De Niro' of their generation in Bollywood. "I found her brilliant in 'Highway'. A performance like (hers in) 'Highway' is very difficult in any age. I think she...
  • e Lounge: In conversation with Varun Dhawan and Alia Bhatt July 13, 2014

    In an interview to CNN-IBN Entertainment Editor Rajeev Masand, Bollywood actors Varun Dhawan and Alia Bhatt talk about their film 'Humpty Sharma Ki Dulhania'. Also, on the show Varun Dhawan talks about his college days. ...
  • Mahesh Bhatt's advice to Alia Bhatt, Varun Dhawan: 'Don't get affected by fame' July 13, 2014

    Mumbai: Filmmaker Mahesh Bhatt, whose daughter Alia gave her career's another hit 'Humpty Sharma Ki Dulhania' with Varun Dhawan, has advised both the actors not to get affected by fame. 'Humpty Sharma Ki Dulhania', which released this Friday, had an impressive opening at the box-office. The proud father took to Twitter...
  • Alia has a terrific memory, she's brilliant with her lines: Varun Dhawan July 12, 2014

    Mumbai: Young actor Varun Dhawan, whose latest Bollywood release "Humpty Sharma Ki Dulhania" is entertaining movie-goers, says his aim as an actor is to leave viewers "happy" after they watch his films. From "Student Of The Year" To "Humpty Sharma Ki Dulhania" - the actor has worked with three different directors,...
  • 'Humpty Sharma Ki Dulhania' review: With two terrific leads, the film works despite employing every predictable trope July 12, 2014

    Cast: Varun Dhawan, Alia Bhatt, Ashutosh Rana and Siddharth Shukla Director: Shashank Khaitan In the very opening credits sequence of 'Humpty Sharma Ki Dulhania', the film's hero, played by Varun Dhawan, is seen getting teary eyed as he catches the umpteenth rerun of 'Dilwale Dulhania Le Jayenge' on television. Directed by debutant...