From a social activist to a politician, Maheish Girri was in the right place at the right time when Congress’ shortcomings and anti-incumbency against the grand old party caused a political upheaval in Delhi. Riding on the ‘Modi wave’, he won East Delhi Lok Sabha constituency on May 16 this year. With couple of months into his new job, he shares his vision in a freewheeling interview with Tarun Khanna of Zee Media Corp.
Eight-time world billiards champion Pankaj Advani on Monday said a IPL-style franchise tournament maybe the way to go but he strongly feels the sport needs to be televised to raise the profile of cue sport.
JD(U) President Sharad Yadav said it was wrong to say that return to the alliance could be considered if LK Advani got back at the helm of BJP as there were "a number of issues" on which the two parties could not get along.
RJD supremo Lalu Prasad on Tuesday joined the BJP in taunting Bihar Chief Minister Nitish Kumar for praising Gujarat Chief Minister Narendra Modi ten years ago and exhorting him to play a national role.
When Pankaj Advani was rewriting history books on the Professional Circuit, he had hoped that corporate sponsorship would come in good measure but the eight-time world champion is now realising that the burden of expenses is huge and the support, little.
A court here has extended till
December 2 the judicial remand of two persons arrested in
connection with the recent planting of a pipe bomb on BJP
leader L K Advani`s anti-corruption yatra route near here.