New Delhi: Questioning Lodha recommendations, former Indian Cricket team director Ravi Shastri on Saturday said that Board of Control for Cricket in India (BCCI) should follow 80 to 85 percent of Lodha recommendations and remain stern on other points. Talking to a news channel, Shastri said: 80 to 85 percent of Lodha Committee recommendations should …

Lucknow: Coming down heavily on the ruling Samajwadi Party in Uttar Pradesh, the Bahujan Samaj Party (BSP) supremo Mayawati suggested Muslims to not waste their votes on SP which was so engaged in the personal fights within the family that it could not do anything worthwhile. Following recent spat between Uttar Pradesh Chief Minister Akhilesh Yadav …

Ahmedabad: At least 14 people have lost their lives while three sustained severe injuries in a collision between truck and a minibus near Valthera Patiya village of Ahmedabad. The minibus was carrying 17 pilgrims. The speeding truck had hit the minibus carrying 17 pilgrims in the late night hours on Friday. Pilgrims were from Sokhda …

New Delhi: The chase master Virat Kohli on Saturday turned 28. The star of Indian Cricket team is going through the best phase of career. On paper, Virat enjoys No. 1 and 2 spot in T20s and ODIs and is the only Indian batsman who is heading to chase Sachin Tendulkar’s mammoth records. With skipper …

Lucknow: A Lucknow University’s foreigner Muslim girl student Alisha Kamea Khan is missing since two months under mysterious circumstances. She came here from Trinidad and Tobago. The university’s administration came into action only after Foreigner Regional Registration Offices (FRRO) sought information from LU regarding missing Muslim girl student. Lucknow University, however, began proceedings to cancel …

Ankara: At least eight persons died and more than 100 others injured in a car bomb attack by Kurdish militants on Friday in Turkey’s Diyarbakir province. The attack took place outside the Counter-Terror and Riot Police Branch in Baglar district. Following the blast, clashes erupted between police and PKK militants. Turkish forces have killed about …

New Delhi: LG has launched its new smartphone X Power in India with a battery of 4,100 mAh. It takes just 1.8 hours when charged with fast charger. The handset has come at a price tag of Rs. 15,990. “We are relentless in our pursuit to ensure that all our products enable peoples’ life to …

Helsinki: A one-man distillery in Finland has received an order for supply of 12 000 bottles of its organic gin to a British club that offers craft gins to its members. The bottles will be delivered in February next. According to a Finnish broadcasting company, the order is so big that family members have been …