The World Cup may start Feb 14 but for the Indian sub-continent the tournament will well and truly begin a day after when defending champions India face traditional rivals Pakistan in a Group B match at the Adelaide Oval.
A 27-year-old real estate agent was first shot at and then hacked to death by four men near Warje octroi post around 10.15 pm on Tuesday. Police suspect the victim's brother-in-law to be behind the murder.
Prime Minister Narendra Modi's first radio address, to be carried on October 3 on All India Radio, may dominate the entire broadcasting space as audio and visuals could be provided to all FM and community radio stations as well as news and current affairs TV channels.
Stars of Bollywood film faternity, Rajinikanth, Amitabh Bachchan,Salman Khan,Rekha and Bharat Ratna awardees Lata Mangeshkar and Sachin Tendulkar have been invited to be a part of the Prime Minister-designate Narendra Modi`s swearing-in ceremony on May 26.
He delivered his farewell speech with such emotional conviction that many were left wiping tears but retired batting legend Sachin Tendulkar today said his only preparation for the stirring address was to remember the "important" names he wanted to mention.
The Madras High Court on Tuesday dismissed a PIL over conferring Bharat Ratna to Indian batting legend Sachin Tendulkar. The PIL stated that relevant amendments have not been made to confer Bharat Ratna on a sportsperson.
The Pakistan Taliban commander, in a video message, widely circulated on social networking site Facebook has warned the Pakistan media to stop paying tribute to Sachin Tendulkar, cricket legend who retired this month.
Sachin Tendulkar’s farewell speech left the spectators at the Wankhede stadium and the millions glued to their TV sets teary-eyed. The words were so deeply felt and Sachin portrayed his emotions so well that it touched all hearts.
Indian cricket icon Sachin Tendulkar has revealed that when he went out on the wicket for the last time, he was really emotional and could not control the tears knowing that he will never again have a cricket bat in his hand playing for India.
Defending the government`s decision to confer Bharat Ratna to Sachin Tendulkar ahead of Major Dhyanchand, BCCI vice-president Rajiv Shukla on Sunday said the iconic batsman truly deserved the award and the hockey legend has been given due honour by naming many awards after him.
The Prime Minister, Dr. Manmohan Singh, has congratulated Sachin Tendulkar for the Bharat Ratna award. In a letter, the Prime Minister said that Sachin has been a true ambassador of India in the world of sports.