Amid public resentment over power crisis, Uttar Pradesh Chief Minister Akhilesh Yadav today said the UP government will work on a large scale to ensure power supply was in accordance with the electricity demand.
Delhi Police today claimed that bookie Mohd Yahya, arrested in the T20 spot-fixing scandal, told them that he had been in touch with "some more" Indian cricketers for manipulating matches even as investigators did not rule out the involvement of foreign players in the case.
Pointing out several irregularities in the implementation of rural jobs scheme in Odisha, Union Rural Development Minister Jairam Ramesh has asked Chief Minister Naveen Patnaik to address them urgently.
It looks like the Saradha effect. A small-time chit fund owner of West Bengal’s Murshidabad district, who failed to repay more than R8 crore to investors after his operation closed down last year, was kidnapped by angry agents on Friday.
As the faithful followers of cricket lurch from one betrayal to the other, N Srinivasan shows no signs of coming to their succour; Rahul Gandhi promised to be tougher than his mother in dealing with factionalism and indiscipline; imagine a device that can create a gun for $25; we wonder if mushy love is back in Bollywood.
Son of an SP leader was sentenced to life imprisonment and a penalty of Rs. 1 lakh was also imposed on him by a local court here for raping a teenaged girl.
Chief minister Omar Abdullah demanding the resignation of BCCI chief and said that if the apex cricketing body is committed to the game then it should not shy away in sacking people at top. Tarun Upadhyay reports.
There may be a big clamour to oust N Srinivasan through a Special General Meeting (SGM) following the arrest of his son-in-law Gurunath Meiyappan in the T20 League betting charges, but such a meeting can be postponed or even stopped from taking place by the BCCI President.
A man and his daughter were arrested for allegedly sacrificing a four-year-old boy at Naheri village in UP, police said today.
The Congress on Friday formed a panel of 36 leaders who will articulate the party’s views in the electronic media as part of its preparations for the 2014 Lok Sabha polls.
India Cements today issued a statement clarifying that Gurunath Meiyappan was neither the owner, nor the CEO of CSK but only one of the honorary members of the management team.
Rattled by the spot-fixing scandal that has shaken Indian cricket, IPL Chairman Rajiv Shukla and BCCI vice-President Arun Jaitley today met Union law minister Kapil Sibal, demanding that a strong anti-fixing legislation be "enacted as soon as possible".
A Pakistani intruder was shot dead by BSF today near the border in Sriganganagar district.
Claiming that he has no knowledge of his son-in-law Gurunath Meiyappan's involvement in betting, BCCI chief N Srinivasan today said there will be no discrimination and action will be taken against Meiyappan with the "same alacrity" with which steps were taken against the players.
Thirty-three people, including 19 women, were arrested today on charges of burning to death the husband of a mukhia over a land dispute, police said.