Hope India tours Bangladesh, says Shakib Al Hasan
Hope India tours Bangladesh, says Shakib Al Hasan

Refusing to comment on N Srinivasan-Mustafa Kamal feud, senior Bangladesh all-rounder Shakib Al Hasan is hopeful that India will tour Bangladesh for a short Test and limited overs series as per bilateral FTP agreement after the completion of Indian Premier League.

Ajit Doval hopeful, positive about boundary talks with China

Describing the boundary talks with China as "positive", National Security Adviser Ajit Doval on Friday said India has inalienable positions and the government will protect vital national interests.

Fox hopeful about 'The X-Files' revival
Fox hopeful about 'The X-Files' revival

Fox co-chairman Gary Newman has said that he is "hopeful" of reviving 'The X-Files', in spite of the 'challenges' that it will entail.

Shekhar Kapur, AR Rahman hopeful about 'Paani'
Shekhar Kapur, AR Rahman hopeful about 'Paani'

Shekhar Kapur's most ambitious project 'Paani', which has been delayed by almost a decade, is yet to go on floors but the filmmaker and music composer AR Rahman are hopeful that things will be in place soon. 'Paani' will be produced by Aditya Chopra and will star Sushant Singh Rajput in the lead role.

Moin Khan hopeful Mohammad Hafeez's bowling action will be cleared
Moin Khan hopeful Mohammad Hafeez's bowling action will be cleared

Pakistan's chief selector Moin Khan is hopeful that seasoned allrounder Mohammad Hafeez's bowling action will be cleared soon and he will be available for the 2015 World Cup.

Shiv Sena-BJP combine hopeful of tilting power in Maha

The Opposition combine of Shiv
Sena and BJP on Tuesday said that its joint rally with RPI (A) on
June 9 will sow seeds of change of power in Maharashtra.

Major parties hopeful of victory in Assam poll

With barely a couple of days
left for the assembly election results, major political
parties including the ruling Congress and the opposition Asom
Gana Parishad (AGP) and the BJP are hoping to form the
government in Assam.

Haryana CM hopeful about resolution of Jat quota issue

Haryana Chief Minister Bhupinder
Singh Hooda on Friday hoped that the issue of Jats demanding
reservation in government jobs under Other Backward Classes
(OBC) category will be resolved soon.

Ayodhya: Litigants hopeful of peaceful solution

Negotiations for a peaceful out of
court settlement of the Ayodhya dispute have reached their
final stage, Hashim Ansari and Mahant Gyan Das, who
began the process, on Monday claimed.

Mediators hopeful of resolving abduction crisis `very soon`

Maoist-chosen mediators held
discussions with hardcore Naxal leader Ganti Prasadam on the
release of abducted Malkangiri district collector and an
engineer.

J&K interlocutors submit report to HM, hopeful of solution

The interlocutors on J&K on Tuesday submitted their report to Home Minister P
Chidambaram after their maiden visit to the state, with their
leader Dileep Padgaonkar saying he is "hopeful" of a solution
of the issue".

CBI hopeful of catching Dawood Ibrahim

CBI Director Ashwani Kumar Saturday said the agency was hopeful of catching mafia don Dawood Ibrahim, a prime accused in the 1993 Mumbai blasts and who continues to be on the wanted lists of Interpol and the UN.

Assam Rifles pin hopes on Myanmar elections

The upcoming general election in
Myanmar, the first in two decades, has made the Assam Rifles
optimistic that the new government there will mount pressure
on Northeast insurgents hiding in that country.