Kohli postpones Indian Sports Honours

Star cricketer Virat Kohli has postponed the RP-SG Indian Sports Honours, which was to take place on Saturday, as a “mark of respect” to the CRPF personnel martyred in the Pulwama terrorist attack. Continue Reading

We have shortlisted 18 players for WC: Prasad

National selection committee chairman MSK Prasad Friday said that the selection committee has shortlisted 18 players for the upcoming ODI World Cup and the BCCI is in talks with their respective IPL franchises to manage their workload ahead of the mega-event in England. Continue Reading

Pondy CM’s dharna enters third day

Chief Minister V Narayanasamy and his Ministerial colleagues continued their dharna outside the Raj Nivas for the third day today protesting Lt Governor Kiran Bedi’s ‘negative stand’ towards his government’s proposals awaiting her approval. Continue Reading

Pulwama terror attack: India strikes back at Pakistan

Warning Pakistan that it cannot weaken India by orchestrating attacks such as the one on CRPF jawans in Pulwama, Prime Minister Narendra Modi today said those responsible will pay “a very heavy price” and security forces will be given a free hand to deal with terrorists. Continue Reading

Speaker competent authority to decide on disqualification: Siddaramaiah

Talking tough, Congress legislature party leader Siddaramaiah Thursday said his petition seeking disqualification of four disgruntled party MLAs was pending with the Speaker, who is the competent authority to take action under the anti-defection law. Continue Reading

Dinesh Karthik says things didn’t go as per plan in final T20I against NZ

“I genuinely believed that I could hit a six,” Indian wicketkeeper-batsman Dinesh Karthik said as he reflected on refusing a single to non-striker Krunal Pandya in the series-deciding third T20 International against New Zealand. Continue Reading

CBSE Class 12 exams from tomorrow

Let your mind’s ‘web browser’ be ‘loose’, ‘download’ competencies and life skills, ‘firewall’ all distractions while concentrating on studies and treat exams as URLs of your lives, is the message CBSE Chairman Anita Karwal has for students ahead of board exams. Continue Reading

Robert Vadra appears before ED for second consecutive day

Robert Vadra, Congress president Rahul Gandhi’s brother-in-law, appeared before the ED at its zonal office here for the second consecutive day today for questioning into an alleged land scam in the Rajasthan’s Bikaner district. Continue Reading