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IPL 2017: MS Dhoni removed as Rising Pune Sugergiants captain

      New Delhi: Mahendra Singh Dhoni has been sacked as the captain of Rising Pune Supergiants for the upcoming season of the Indian Premier League.   Australia captain Steve Smith has been appointed as the new captain by the franchise.   Rising Pune Supergiants had a disappointing start to their IPL journey in […] Read More »

If there’s electricity during Ramazan, it should also be there on Diwali: Narendra Modi in Uttar Pradesh

NEW DELHI: Attacking Uttar Pradesh’s ruling Samajwadi Party over religion and caste discrimination, Prime Minster Narendra Modi, addressing an election rally in Fatehpur district on Sunday, said that everyone was being affected buy it. Pitching for his flagship slogan “Sabka Saath Sabka Vikas”, Modi also raked the issue of “migration for work”, stressing the youths […] Read More »

When Ghalib made Justice TS Thakur expedite a hearing

NEW DELHI: Former Chief Justice of India T S Thakur once agreed to fast-track the hearing of a case, after he overheard the lawyer in question alluding to one of Ghalib’s couplets during the court proceedings. “I was hearing a case in the Delhi High court and the lawyer was praying for a short date. […] Read More »

Altamas Kabir, former Chief Justice of India, passes away

NEW DELHI: Former Chief Justice of India Altamas Kabir passed away at a city hospital here this afternoon. 68-year-old Kabir, who was suffering from a kidney ailment and related complications, died at 2.52 PM, a senior hospital official said. He is survived by his wife, a daughter and a son, his son in-law Leon D’Souza […] Read More »

IPL Auction: Mitchell Starc pulls out of IPL, ends association with RCB

NEW DELHI: Australian pace spearhead Mitchell Starc has pulled out of this year’s Indian Premier League season, ending his association with his franchise Royal Challengers Bangalore. The development comes on the eve of the IPL-10 auction, to be held tomorrow in Bangalore. “The Royal Challengers Bangalore and fast bowler Mitchell Starc have mutually decided to […] Read More »

MS Dhoni removed as Pune Supergiants captain, Steve Smith to take over

KOLKATA: Mahendra Singh Dhoni was today removed as captain of IPL franchise Rising Pune Supergiants and replaced by Australian Steve Smith, ending his innings as skipper in both international and franchise cricket. Dhoni, who had stepped down as India’s limited-overs captain to snap his international run as skipper earlier this year, will, however, continue to […] Read More »