New Delhi — Sharad Pawar, the chief of the Indian cricket board, Friday submitted his nomination for the post of International Cricket Council (ICC) president after the four Test-playing Asian countries reached a consensus on the issue.
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New Delhi — Harvard and Wharton, America’s Ivy League schools, Wednesday got a most unlikely new teacher in Railway Minister Lalu Prasad as the cowherd-turned-politician held forth with typical élan on the “success story” of Indian Railways.
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London –“Casino Royale” has become the highest earner of any James Bond movie.
Its box office collection exceeded the $300-million mark in overseas ticket sales, becoming the fourth film of the year to surpass that limit.
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Patna — Bihar’s ruling Janata Dal-United (JD-U) MP Prabhunath Singh’s troubles are far from over with the Patna High Court again ordering a probe into a complaint of kidnapping and murder against him.
Additional director-general of police D.N. Gautam was …... Read More
Kolkata — Bikash Bhattacharjee, who dominated the Indian art scene like a colossus for decades, died here Monday after a prolonged illness. He was 66.
Bhattacharjee, one of India’s most eminent painters, had been suffering for long and was confined …... Read More
Mumbai — “Kaante” and “Zinda” director Sanjay Gupta has returned from the Global Indian Film Awards (GIFA) in Kuala Lumpur raving about Suniel Shetty’s management skills.
Suniel’s Popcorn Entertainment was given the charge to look after the celebrity guests in …... Read More