Kolkata: Kolkata Knight Riders (KKR) bowlers staged a great comeback in the home match to restrict Rajasthan Royals (RR) to 142 runs in 19 overs in Indian Premier League (IPL 2018) at the Eden Gardens ground here on Tuesday. Kuldeep Yadav bowled a phenomenal spell getting 4 wickets for 20 runs in four overs to …

Bengaluru: The Congress won 13 Assembly seats and the BJP 11 in Bengaluru, where polling was held on May 12 in 26 of the 28 constituencies, according to the Election Commission on Tuesday. Among the Congress winners are outgoing cabinet ministers K.J. George, Ramalinga Reddy, R. Roshan Baig and Krishna Byre Gowda. (adsbygoogle = window.adsbygoogle || …

New Delhi: Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) President Amit Shah on Tuesday said that the people of Karnataka rejected the Congress’ corruption and divisive politics by voting the saffron party as the single largest party in the 224-member Assembly. “I thank people of Karnataka for voting BJP as the single largest party. This mandate clearly reflects that …

Kolkata: In the must win game, Kolkata Knight RIders (KKR) won the toss and invited Rajasthan Royals (RR) to bat first in Indian Premier League (IPL 2018) at the Eden Gardens here on Tuesday. KKR skipper DInesh Karthik informed that Piyush Chawla has developed a side strain and will not be able to play today’s …

Mumbai: BJP ally Shiv Sena and opposition Nationalist Congress Party (NCP) and the Maharashtra Navnirman Sena (MNS) on Tuesday raised doubts regarding electronic voting machines (EVMs) after the Karnataka Assembly election results were declared. A vehement opponent of EVMs since long, MNS President Raj Thackeray gave a terse reaction on the Karnataka verdict: “This is the …

Dubai: Shashank Manohar was on Tuesday re-elected unopposed as the International Cricket Council (ICC) Chairman for a second consecutive term. According to a statement released by the ICC, Manohar was the sole nominee put forward by the ICC board, leading to his unopposed election. “It is an honour to be re-elected as the Chairman of the …

Varanasi: A part of an under-construction flyover, opposite Varanasi Cantt Railways Station, collapsed here on Tuesday evening, leaving at least more than two dozen people dead, confirmed a source. More than 50 people and many vehicles are feared trapped under the debris of the collapsed flyover, added the source. As per the official announcement, a …

Bengaluru: Janata Dal-Secular (JD-S) leader HD Kumaraswamy on Tuesday wrote to Karnataka Governor Vajubhai Vala seeking an appointment to meet him, after accepting the support extended by the Congress to form the government in the state. The JD-S has already announced that Kumaraswamy would be the party’s candidate for the Karnataka Chief Minister’s post. “This is …