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  • Twisted Diaries: A life full of turns that finally led to happiness

    Indore: From memories of watching birds to escaping violence in Kashmir overnight, 51-year-old Shri Vaishnav Vidyapeeth Vishwavidyalaya’s School of Management director Rajeev Shukla has amusing tales that show twisted nature of life.

  • IPL 2018: Rajeev Shukla seeks govt’s support for smooth conduct of Chennai matches

    New Delhi: IPL chairman Rajeev Shukla today sought intervention of the Centre for smooth conduct of Chennai Super Kings matches amidst demands that the Twenty20 League be suspended in the city till Cauvery water dispute is sorted. Shukla today met Union Home Secretary Rajiv Gauba, requesting him to ensure security arrangements for uninterrupted hosting of the matches.

  • Cauvery row: IPL chairman Rajeev Shukla confirms CSK will play KKR in Chennai on April 10

    New Delhi: Indian Premier League chairman Rajeev Shukla on Monday confirmed that the IPL match between Chennai Super Kings and Kolkata Knight Riders would be held as per the schedule on April 10 despite the ongoing protest against the Centre’s negligence for the formation of Cauvery Management Board (CMB).

  • Ball in CJI’s court on judges’ appointment

    New Delhi : In the tussle going on between the Supreme Court and the Government on appointment of judges in the higher judiciary, the ball is now in the Chief Justice of India’s court since July 11 last year when the Government conveyed “the need to make improvement on the draft Memorandum of Procedure (MoP).”

  • Congress MP Rajeev Shukla objects to Sushma Swaraj’s remarks on him

    New Delhi: Congress leader Rajeev Shukla today took objection to External Affairs Minister Sushma Swaraj’s statement calling him a supporter of China-Pakistan Economic Corridor (CPEC), saying he had never advocated India giving a go-ahead to that plan. Shukla said while replying to the debate on foreign policy in Rajya Sabha yesterday, Swaraj had criticised him for supporting CPEC.

  • Committee despite Srinivasan, opposition

    New Delhi : The BCCI’s decision to form a committee for implementing the Lodha Panel reforms was specifically done to foil former president N Srinivasan’s attempts to maintain ‘status quo’ in the board after he rejected the adoption of a resolution at the SGM.

  • ‘India will have coach before SL tour’

    New Delhi : India will have a new coach before the tour of Sri Lanka next month, the BCCI said on Wednesday while conceding that it failed to resolve the differences between Anil Kumble and Virat Kohli.

  • IPL 2018 most likely to have eight teams: Rajeev Shukla

    New Delhi : Quashing speculations that there might be a ten-team set up in the 11th edition of the Indian Premier League (IPL), league’s chairman Rajeev Shukla on Sunday said that the tournament was most likely to feature eight teams next year, with two new franchises Rising Pune Supergiants and Gujarat Lions making way for the Chennai Super Kings and Rajasthan Royals.

  • State units ready to toe Lodha line

    Apart from Srinivasan (R) and Thakur (L), former secretary Ajay Shirke, sacked by Apex Court along with joint secretary Amitabh Chaudhary and treasurer Aniruddh Chaudhary also attended the meeting. IPL chairman Rajeev Shukla was another prominent member. (more…)

  • Congress ready to support amended GST Bill: Rajeev Shukla

    New Delhi: Congress leader Rajeev Shukla today said that the government should accept their suggestions and scrap additional taxes to ensure passage of the crucial Goods and Services Tax (GST) Bill.

  • Babbar, Sheila descend in UP for campaign launch

    Lucknow : A huge gathering of Congress supporters marked by the presence of almost all significant leaders of the party connected to Uttar Pradesh marked the launching of Congress campaign for the 2017 Assembly election in the state on Sunday 17 July.

  • Kanpur likely to host only one IPL match instead of two

    Kanpur: Kanpur’s Green Park Stadium is likely to host just one match in the ongoing edition of the Indian Premier League instead of two due to pressing logistical issues Kanpur has showed a lot of eagerness to host at least two IPL games this season but it now has to be satisfied with only one.

  • BCCI introduces regional language content on IPL website

    New Delhi: The BCCI is introducing video content in regional languages on its website in order to reach out to a larger audience and make the ninth edition of the Indian Premier League 2016 more exciting. These special programmes will be hosted in Hindi, Marathi, Punjabi and Tamil by a panel of celebrity experts such as Rameez Raja, Anjum Chopra, Sanjay Manjrekar and Laxman Sivaramakrishnan.

  • BCCI

    BCCI assures Pak to provide fool proof security during World T20

    New Delhi: A day after Pakistan demanded an assurance from the Indian Government to provide adequate security to their team, senior BCCI functionary Rajeev Shukla on Monday said the board takes the full responsibility of providing fool proof security to all the teams visiting the nation for the World T20.

  • Rajeev Shukla

    Final call on Indo-Pak World T20 to be taken today: Rajeev Shukla

    New Delhi: Senior Board of Control for Cricket in India (BCCI) functionary Rajeev Shukla on Wednesday said that the final decision whether to host the much-awaited World T20 clash between India and Pakistan in Dharamsala would be taken by this evening.

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