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    BCCI vs Justice Lodha Committee: All you need to know

    It looks like the never-ending war between the Lodha Panel and richest cricket board in the world, the Board of Control for Cricket in India (BCCI). It all began in 2013, when certain cricketers were allegedly involved in spot-fixing in few matches of the Indian Premiere League (IPL). Ever since the spot-fixing scandal broke out during the sixth edition of IPL, Indian cricket kept hitting new lows. The issue kept getting murkier and things

  • Government revises excise duty evasion limit to warrant arrest

    New Delhi: The government has doubled the limit of excise duty evasion for arrest and prosecution of accused to Rs 2 crore and also asked officials not to resort to penal provision in cases of technical nature.

  • Telangana map redrawn adding 21 new districts

    Siddipet (Telangana), Nearly two-and-half years after it came into existence as India’s 29th state, Telangana’s map was redrawn on Tuesday with the creation of 21 new districts.

  • Republican Party grapples with Donald Trump nomination

    Washington: The Republican leadership appeared bitterly divided over the kind of relationship it should have with the party’s presidential candidate Donald Trump after a series of audio and video tapes surfaced in which he made lewd and derogatory comments about women.

  • Facebook makes Workplace app available for all

    San Francisco: Buoyed by the positive response from over 1,000 companies that are currently using Workplace (formerly known as Facebook at Work) including in India, the company has announced it will make the app available to all.

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    Dummies guide to the US election 2016

    Things are heating up in the US presidential election with January 2017 all set to get a new leader –not only the head of the state but also the head of the government and a commander in chief of the largest military.

  • Warren Buffett hits back at Donal Trump’s tax claims

    Washington: Warren Buffett, the third richest man in the world, today slammed Donald Trump for his remarks on him taking a “massive” deduction to avoid federal income tax, releasing his own tax information and challenging the controversial real estate tycoon to do likewise.

  • Ranveer’s Second Tribute to Shah Rukh Khan

    In order to launch the trailer of Befikre, the ever so inventive Ranveer Singh and Vaani Kapoor gave a tribute to Shah Rukh Khan’s ‘Ruk Ja Oh Dil Deewane’ from the movie ‘Dilwale Dulhania Le Jayenge’, with the backdrop of Paris’s Eiffel Tower. This is the second time Ranveer has made such a video, the first being ‘Tu Mere Saamne from the movie ‘Darr’, set in the Alps of Switzerland!

  • Mohan Bhagwat: Entire Kashmir is ours including Gilgit-Baltistan

    Nagpur: Asserting that Pakistan was the key element behind instigating violence in the Valley, Rashtriya Swayamsevak Sangh (RSS) Chief Mohan Bhagawat on Tuesday sent a message to the hostile neighbour that Kashmir is an integral part of India and so is Gilgit-Baltistan.

  • Lodha Panel Row: BCCI to convene emergency meeting on October 15

    Mumbai: The Board of Control for Cricket in India (BCCI) has decided to hold an emergency Special General Meeting (SGM) on October 15 in New Delhi to discuss the interim order passed by the Supreme Court on Lodha panel recommendations last week.

  • Pakistan: Despite PMO gag, Dawn stands firm on civilian-military rift story

    Islamabad: After a journalist from Dawn was put on Pakistan’s Exit Control List following his article that reported a rift between the country’s civil and military leaderships, the newspaper asserted on Tuesday that it stands by the report and accused the government of “scape-goating the newspaper in a malicious campaign.”

  • Force deployed for law and order during Dussehra and Muharram festivals in Ujjain

    Ujjain: Besides installing 1500 cameras, about 2000 policemen have been deputed across the city in view of maintaining law and order arrangements during Dussehra and Muharram festivals. On Monday night, a flag march was also taken out from the sensitive and hyper-sensitive areas as a precautionary measure.

  • Ethanol blending plant costing Rs 500 cr to be set-up in Panipat

    Panipat, Haryana chief minister Manohar Lal; and Petroleum and natural gas minister Dharmendra Pradhan distributed LPG connections under Pradhan Mantri Ujjwala Yojana (PMUY) at Panipat. During the distribution, Pradhan revealed Indian Oil’s plan in Panipat.

  • Ujjain: Kingpin of Pardi gang attacks police team!

    Ujjain: The kingpin of Pardi gang Jandel attacked police team in Guna around 6pm on October 9 while he was going to his village Dharnavada district Guna along with his 20 aids to worship the goddess.