Sunanda death: Court summons Tharoor on Jul 7 as accused, he says will “vigorously contest” charge

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New Delhi, Jun 5:) Congress leader Shashi Tharoor was today summoned by a city court on July 7 as an accused in the Sunanda Pushkar death case after it took cognisance of the police charge sheet in which he was charged with abetting the suicide of his wife. In a setback to Tharoor, Additional Chief Metropolitan Magistrate Samar Vishal while asking the Lok Sabha MP to appear before the court... Read More

Rathore, Tendulkar lead accolades for Chhetri

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New Delhi, Jun 5 (PTI) The Indian sporting fraternity, led by sports minister Rajyavardhan Singh Rathore and cricket icon Sachin Tendulkar, today hailed the national football team skipper Sunil Chhetri for his "super achievement" of playing 100 matches for the country. Chhetri became only the second Indian footballer after former captain Bhaichung Bhutia to feature in 100 matches for the country. The landmark game was the one against Kenya in the... Read More

I don’t celebrate outrageously, says Indian Football Captain Sunil Chhetri; India crushes Chinese Taipei by 5 to 0

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Mumbai, Jun 2 (PTI) Captain Sunil Chettri starred in India's 5-0 win over Chinese Taipei by registering his third career-hat-trick but the feat didn't invoke wild celebrations from the striker, who said that he is someone who doesn't like to "celebrate outrageously" on the field. The match against Chinese Taipei at the Mumbai Football Arena last night also marked 99th cap for Chhetri, who also scored his 59th international goal. Read More

Bhaichung Bhutia formally launches new party; Declares CM Pawan Chamling a Dictator

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Gangtok, May 31 (PTI) Former footballer Bhaichung Bhutia today launched his new political outfit, Hamro Sikkim Party (HSP), in his native state Sikkim. The launch took place at a public meeting at Daramdin in West Sikkim, located 104 km away from the state capital Gangtok. The ace footballer was accompanied by senior colleague and former minister RB Subba as he unfurled the party's flag before addressing the audience. Launching a scathing attack... Read More

PRESS RELEASE: 271 forest dwellers in Darjeeling Hills to receive Land Deeds

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दीर्घकालदेखि वनवासीहरूले उठान गर्दै आइरहेको पर्जा-पट्टाको माग अब पूरा भएको छ। गोर्खा जनमुक्ति मोर्चाको तत्परता अनि राज्य सरकारको सहयोगितामा अब भोलिदेखि नै जीटीएक्षेत्रका वनवासीहरूले आफ्नो भूमिको अधिकार प्राप्त गर्नेछन्। भोलि राजमार्ग 10 अन्तर्गत लोहापूलको हनुमान मन्दिर परिसरमा 271 जना वनवासीहरूलाई पर्जा-पट्टा वितरण गरिनेछ।जीटीए अध्यक्ष विनय तामाङ, उपाध्यक्ष अनित थापा औं मन्त्री अरूप विश्वास, कालेबुङका जिल्लाशासक अनि भूमि एवं भूमि सुधार विभागका अधिकारी, वन विभाग एवं राजमार्ग अधिकारीहरूको उपस्थितिमा भोलि... Read More