Karnataka BJP MP Sreeramulu contesting assembly polls

Bengaluru, April 22 : BJP’s Lok Sabha lawmaker from Karnataka’s Ballari, B. Sreeramulu on Saturday filed nomination to contest in the May 12 assembly elections from Molakamuru (reserved) seat in Chitradurga district. Sreeramulu, 47, filed the nomination in the presence of Madhya Pradesh Chief Minister Shivraj Singh Chouhan and the party’s Chief Ministerial candidate B.S. […]

De Villiers gives RCB 6-wicket win over Delhi

Bengaluru, April 21 : A.B. de Villiers blasted 90 not out as Royal Challengers Bangalore (RCB) defeated Delhi Daredevils (DD) by six wickets here on Saturday to end their two-match losing streak in the Indian Premier League (IPL). After Rishabh Pant (85) and Shreyas Iyer (52) helped Delhi post a fighting 174/5, de Villiers, who […]

IPL: Karthik questions D/L method, vouches for VJD

Kolkata, April 21 : Kolkata Knight Riders (KKR) skipper Dinesh Karthik termed the Duckworth-Lewis (D/L) method “strange” and vouched for Indian counterpart of the rule, the “VJD method”, after his team lost to Kings XI Punjab by nine wickets in a rain-truncated Indian Premier League (IPL) game here on Saturday. “I have always thought that […]

Jet to inspect four ‘CFM56-7B’ engines after global safety directives

Mumbai, April 21 : Airline major Jet Airways on Saturday said that it has commenced the mandated engine inspection of four ‘CFM56-7B’ engines which power some of the Boeing 737 aircraft in its fleet. The development assumes significance as it comes after the US and the European civil aviation authorities — FAA and EASA — […]

Punjab ride Gayle-Rahul show to beat KKR and top IPL table

By Debayan Mukherjee Kolkata, April 21 : Kings XI Punjab openers Chris Gayle and KL Rahul made short work of Kolkata Knight Riders (KKR) as they won by nine wickets via the Duckworth Lewis (D/L) method in a rain-truncated Indian Premier League (IPL) game at the Eden Gardens here on Saturday. Chasing 192 for victory, […]

DCW chief Maliwal to end fast on Sunday

New Delhi, April 21 : Delhi Commission for Women Chairperson Swati Maliwal, whose indefinite hunger strike to demand death for rapists of children continued for the ninth day on Saturday, said she would end her fast at 2 p.m. on Sunday. “I’m ending the fast, but the struggle will go on,” the Aam Aadmi Party […]