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  • Veer Savarkar

    7 lesser known facts about Veer Savarkar on his 51st death anniversary

    Vinayak Damodar Savarkar, popularly known as Swatantryaveer or Veer Savarkar was born on May 28, 1883. His life was full of ups and downs and even after 51 years of his death, his teachings and writings are not explored fully. All we know is that he was a pro-independence activist who fought against British Government. Today, February 26, on his 51st death anniversary we bring to you 7 lesser known facts about the hero.

  • Litmus test awaits the Gandhis in Amethi

    Amethi : A litmus test awaits the Gandhis in their bastion Amethi, which votes on Monday in the fifth of the seven-phased Uttar Pradesh assembly election.

  • Pele’s son, Edinho turns self in for Brazil prison sentence

    Sao Paulo : The son of football legend Pele turned himself in late Friday after being ordered by a Brazilian court to begin serving a nearly 13-year prison sentence for money laundering and drug trafficking.

  • Modi, Shah dreaming of harming UP: Mayawati

    Deoria (UP) : Hitting back at Prime Minister Narendra Modi and BJP chief Amit Shah, BSP supremo Mayawati on Saturday termed them as “guru-chela” who, she claimed, are “dreaming of harming” Uttar Pradesh.

  • Sushil Kumar is my idol, says Babita Phogot

    Bengaluru : Wrestler Babita Phogat on Saturday said that she draws inspiration from her father Mahavir Singh Phogat and two-time Olympic medallist Sushil Kumar.

  • Modi should quit over Kanpur train mishap: Congress

    New Delhi : The Congress on Saturday slammed Prime Minister Modi for claiming Pakistan’s hand in the Kanpur train mishap in November killing 150 and described it as a very low-level politicking of questioning patriotism of the political rivals in Uttar Pradesh.

  • Complacency, overconfidence or law of averages?

    Mumbai : So the much hyped Test series against the Australia has started on a disastrous note for the No 1 Test team, India. Winning and losing is part of the game. But what we did against the spirited Aussies was nothing but a meek surrender and that will haunt the cricket lovers for some time to come.

  • Voices against Rahul after Maha debacle

    New Delhi : The Congress debacle in the Maharashtra municipal corporation elections has triggered murmurs within the party against its vice-president Rahul Gandhi. Many blame him for bringing the Congress to this sorry state by doing nothing to rebuild the organisation since after the disaster in the 2014 Lok Sabha elections.

  • Mumbai beat Gujarat by 98 runs in Vijay Hazare Trophy

    Chennai : Riding on half-centuries from skipper Aditya Tare (83) and Siddhesh Lad (64), Mumbai got the better of Gujarat by 98 runs in a Group C match of the Vijay Hazare Trophy here on Saturday.

  • Tamil Nadu beat Delhi by 42 runs in Vijay Hazare Trophy

    Cuttack : Wicket-keeper batsman Dinesh Karthik slammed a superb century to power Tamil Nadu to a comprehensive 42-run win over Delhi in the one-day Group B match of the Vijay Hazare Trophy here on Saturday.

  • De Villiers’ record sets up South Africa win

    Wellington : A record-setting innings by AB de Villiers set South Africa up for a resounding 159-run win in the third one-day international against New Zealand in Wellington on Saturday to go 2-1 up in the series.

  • IIM-I students shine in Tata Crucible Campus Quiz

    Indore : Students of Indian Institute of Management-Indore excelled in regional round of Tata Crucible Campus Quiz 2017 as institute’s Avijeet Singh Boparai and Leo Francis grabbed top position defeating 175 other teams on Saturday.

  • Choithram School wins int’l award for school business enterprise

    Indore : UK-based charity ‘Teach a Man to Fish’ has announced Choithram School, Manik Bagh as the winner of People Award of the School Enterprise Challenge 2016, the second highest award of the implementation phase.

  • ICSI exam results: Smriti, Mohit top in city

    Indore : Smriti Mangal and Mohit Parashar have secured first position in city chapter of ICSI executive and professional programme examinations whose results were declared on Saturday.