|Stories dated 2017-04-30|
Gujarat Lions pacer Tye ruled out of remainder of IPL (10 minutes ago)
Mumbai, April 30 (IANS) Australian pacer Andrew Tye has been ruled out of the remaining part of the Indian Premier League (IPL) due to a left shoulder injury, dealing a big blow to Gujarat Lions, it was announced on Sunday.
Hours before I-League final match, Aizawl FC complained about match officials (12 minutes ago)
Aizawl/Kolkata, April 30 (IANS) Hours before they scripted history by winning the I-League, Aizawl FC on Sunday had lodged a complaint with the All India Football Federation protesting against posting of all four match officials from West Bengal for their crucial game against Shillong Lajong Football Club.
Chelsea, Tottenham continue fight for EPL title (14 minutes ago)
London, April 30 (IANS) Chelsea and Tottenham Hotspur continued their fight for the English Premier League (EPL) football title, while Manchester City and Manchester United played respective draws here on Sunday.
Mercedes' Valtteri Bottas wins F1 Russian GP (14 minutes ago)
Sochi, April 30 (IANS) Finland's Mercedes team driver Valtteri Bottas won on Sunday his first Formula One victory after he finished first at the Russian Grand Prix, the fourth race of the 2017 F1 season.
BJP sacks four Karnataka unit officials for dissidence (22 minutes ago)
Bengaluru, April 30 (IANS) Cracking down on dissidence, the BJP's Karnataka unit on Sunday removed four of its office-bearers.
Nadal defeats Thiem, wins 10th Barcelona Open title (23:22)
Barcelona, April 30 (IANS) Spanish tennis star Rafael Nadal cruised to a 6-4, 6-1 victory over Austria's Dominic Thiem in the Barcelona Open final on Sunday, winning his 10th title at the clay-court event.
50 years of Feluda highlights Ray's genius (23:20)
Kolkata, April 30 (IANS) An exhibition of over a hundred exhibits celebrating 50 years of Feluda, the iconic sleuth created by auteur Satyajit Ray, was inaugurated here on Sunday evening ahead of the legend's 96th birth anniversary on May 2.
AIFF congratulates Aizawl for I-League triumph (23:18)
Shillong, April 30 (IANS) All India Football Federation (AIFF) President Praful Patel congratulated Aizawl FC for creating history on Sunday by becoming the first club from the northeast to win the I-League.
Bike rally to protest felling of trees in north Bengal (23:18)
Kolkata, April 30 (IANS) The public protest against the alleged illegal, large-scale felling of trees in north Bengal took a sharp turn on Sunday with at least a hundred participating in a 33 km bike rally from Siliguri to Lataguri, near the Gorumara National Park, sporting green capes.
'Baahubali 2' Indian cinema's pride: Rajinikanth (23:16)
Chennai, April 30 (IANS) Superstar Rajinikanth on Sunday described S.S Rajamouli's "Baahubali 2: The Conclusion", which has already been adjudged a blockbuster, as Indian cinema's pride. He even saluted the whole team for their efforts.
Aizawl win I-League to create history (Lead) (22:52)
Shillong, April 30 (IANS) Aizawl FC on Sunday earned a well-deserved 1-1 draw against Shillong Lajong FC to create history by becoming the first club from the north-east to win the I-League title.
Warner's 126 takes Hyderabad to 209/2 against Kolkata (22:24)
Hyderabad, April 30 (IANS) Opening batsman David Warner smashed a marauding 126 runs off 59 deliveries to power defending champions Sunrisers Hyderabad to 209/3 in 20 overs against Kolkata Knight Riders (KKR) in an Indian Premier League (IPL) clash here on Sunday.
BJP leader makes obscene remarks about Mamata, draws flak (22:24)
Kolkata, April 30 (IANS) A BJP leader on Sunday drew flak from political opponents and civil society for making obscene comments about West Bengal Chief Minister Mamata Banerjee.
Actor Vikram stable (22:22)
Kolkata, April 30 (IANS) Actor Vikram Chatterjee, who sustained injuries in a car accident, was stable, but needs to remain in hospital for a few more days, sources said.
India Runway Week concludes in Delhi (22:18)
New Delhi, April 30 (IANS) The three-day India Runway Week ended on Sunday after a few upcoming designers showcased the 'Summer Edition 2017' here.
Man, son killed in LPG cylinder leak fire (22:06)
New Delhi, April 30 (IANS) A 50-year-old man and his son were killed in a fire that broke out due to a leaking LPG cylinder in their shanty in a south Delhi area, police said on Sunday.
Specialised tests needed for diagnosis of motility, say experts (22:06)
Hyderabad April 30 (IANS) Specialised tests are required for a definitive diagnosis of motility and functional bowel diseases, said gastroenterologists at a two-day national conference, which concluded here on Sunday.
Rahul to address public meeting in Gujarat on Monday (22:04)
New Delhi, April 30 (IANS) Congress Vice President Rahul Gandhi will address a public meeting in Gujarat's Narmada district on Monday to mark the beginning of his campaign ahead of the upcoming assembly elections, a party leader said.
Lazio prevail 3-1 in Rome derby (22:02)
Rome, April 30 (IANS) Roma stumbled on Sunday in week 34 of Serie A football action and suffered a 1-3 defeat against arch-rival Lazio in the Italian capital's "Derby Capitolino" at the Stadio Olimpico here.
Kinpin of arms supplier gang held with 40 pistols (21:48)
New Delhi, April 30 (IANS) An insterstate gang of illegal arms suppliers has been busted with the arrest of its kingpin and his associate and 40 semi-automatic pistols they came to supply to local criminals in Delhi and adjoining areas have been seized, police said on Sunday.
SSB apprehends two Maoists in Bihar (21:38)
Patna, April 30 (IANS) The Sashastra Seema Bal (SSB) on Sunday said it has caught two "hard core" Maoists from Bihar's Saraiya district for their involvement in an IED blast at a kiln in 2016 which left three workers injured.
Turkish President Erdogan arrives in India (21:32)
New Delhi, April 30 (IANS) Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdogan arrived here on Sunday evening on a state visit for talks with Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Monday on economic ties and cooperation in the fight against terrorism.
I-League: Mohun Bagan beat Chennai to finish second (21:32)
Kolkata, April 30 (IANS) A 10-man Mohun Bagan rallied from one goal down to edge past Chennai City FC 2-1 in their final I-League encounter at the Rabindra Sarovar Stadium here on Sunday.
FIIs pour in $3.5 bn into Indian capital markets in April (21:06)
Mumbai, April 30 (IANS) With market regulator Sebi raising the ceiling for foreign institutional investors (FIIs) in government debt, FII investment into Indian equities and bonds in April touched a massive $3.5 billion in April.
Aizawl win I-League to create history (21:04)
Shillong, April 30 (IANS) Aizawl FC earned a well-deserved 1-1 draw against Shillong Lajong FC to create history by becoming the first club from the north-east to win the I-League title.