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Top cop injured in gunfight between security forces, terrorists in Pulwama

As per reports, the gunbattle has been on for over 17 hours. 

Feb 18, 2019, 18:03 PM IST

CWG 2018 gold medallist Punam Yadav attacked in Varanasi

Weightlifter Punam Yadav, who won India a gold medal in the ongoing Commonwealth Games in Australia's Gold Coast was attacked with bricks and stones by unidentified assailants here on Saturday when she was visiting a relative, police said.

Apr 15, 2018, 21:01 PM IST

Delhi HC seeks Centre's response on 'inconsistency' in rape law

 The Delhi High Court on Wednesday sought response of the Ministry of Law and Justice on a plea which claimed that "inconsistency" has crept in through the amended rape law which protects a husband from prosecution for the offence of unnatural sex with his wife.

Jul 20, 2016, 18:58 PM IST

NEET: No end to row; now, ordinance to be challenged in Supreme Court

Now, a fresh petition is expected to be filed in the Supreme Court to oppose the NEET ordinance.

May 25, 2016, 09:20 AM IST

Meet MBA-turned farmer Amit Kumar from Katihar, Bihar!

If you think farming is all about ploughing the field clad in a dhoti and eating packed lunch under a tree, think again.

Dec 04, 2015, 21:36 PM IST

Para-athletes deserve equal respect: Amit Kumar

Amit Kumar won a silver in the men's club throw F51 event at Doha.

Nov 04, 2015, 18:32 PM IST

Amit Kumar wins silver in IPC Athletics Worlds, seals 2016 Rio Paralympic berth

Amit Kumar bagged a silver in men's club throw F51 event in the IPC Athletics World Championships.

Oct 29, 2015, 20:28 PM IST

BMC notice to 3 actors on dengue breeding areas in their homes

The Bombay Municipal Corporation's insecticide department has served notices to actors Anil Kapoor, Juhi Chawla, Jitendra and singer Amit Kumar at their residences in Juhu and Malabar Hill after th

Sep 24, 2015, 22:29 PM IST

Careless Bollywood stars spreading dengue in Mumbai!

Routine inspections regarding mosquito breeding spots are taking place on the regular and notices are being issued to those who unknowingly harbour dengue mosquito breeding spots in their homes.

Sep 24, 2015, 11:49 AM IST

JSW Sports announces Rs 5 lakh cash award to grappler Narsingh Yadav

JSW Sports that supports wrestler Narsingh Yadav and seven other Indian grapplers, who were part of the squad at the recently-held World Championship in Las Vegas, on Wednesday announced a cash award of Rs five lakh to him for winning a bronze medal in the USA.

Sep 16, 2015, 18:24 PM IST

World Wrestling Championship: Yogeshwar Dutt to spearhead India, all eyes on Narsingh Yadav

With an aim to bag as many Olympic quota places as possible, star grappler Yogeshwar Dutt will spearhead the Indian attack even as all eyes will be on Narsingh Yadav's performance in the absence of a more fancied Sushil Kumar at the World Wrestling Championship here.

Sep 07, 2015, 17:55 PM IST

Yogeshwar Dutt wants to boost stamina, experiment ahead of Olympics

 Confident of securing an Olympic berth and that too with a gold-medal finish at the World Championship, star India wrestler Yogeshwar Dutt said an early qualification would give him enough time to work on increasing his stamina and experiment in the run-up to the Rio Games.

Aug 25, 2015, 15:32 PM IST

Making biopic on Kishore Kumar is difficult, says son Amit Kumar

Legendary actor-singer Kishore Kumar's son Amit Kumar feels that making a biopic on his father is a difficult job and no one should attempt it.

Aug 10, 2015, 18:14 PM IST

Bollywood does not exist for me: Amit Kumar

 Singer-musician-actor Amit Kumar says he does not intend to be a part of Bollywood.

Aug 04, 2015, 18:52 PM IST

I was under pressure to win today: Yogeshwar Dutt

Star grappler Yogeshwar Dutt on Tuesday heaved a sigh of relief after clinching a spot for the World Championships by beating Amit Kumar Dhankhar, who had gone to court last year against the Olympic medallist alleging favouritism.

Jul 07, 2015, 19:03 PM IST

Wrestling Federation of India to conduct trials

 Wrestling Federation of India's selection committee will conduct trials for the men's team on Tuesday in preparation for the Senior World Championship, the first Rio Olympics qualifying event, to be held in Las Vegas from September 7-14.

Jul 05, 2015, 17:52 PM IST

8 gold for Indians at International Wrestling tournament

 Indian grapplers ended their campaign on a high in the International Wrestling tournament in Sassari City, Italy, bagging as many as nine medals, including eight gold in Men's Freestyle event.

Jun 01, 2015, 16:19 PM IST

Four Indians bag gold in International wrestling tourney

Four Indian grapplers, including Yogeshwar Dutt, struck gold at the International Wrestling tournament in Sassari City, Italy, after finishing on top in their respective weight categories in Men's Freestyle.

May 31, 2015, 20:13 PM IST

Actors, singers gather to Bengali New Year

Several personalities from the Bengali film industry met at a heritage theatre in the city today to celebrate Bengali New Year.

Apr 15, 2015, 21:01 PM IST

Amit Kumar loved recording Tagore album

Singer Amit Kumar was not "unduly tense" to cut his first Ranbindra sangeet album 'Ebar Aamay Daakle Doore'.

Apr 15, 2015, 15:03 PM IST