- 9 arrested for raping minor girl forced into prostitution(01:50)
Ongole (Andhra Pradesh), Oct 25 (IANS) In a sensational development, Andhra Pradesh's Prakasam district police have arrested nine men four months after they allegedly raped a minor Nellore district girl forced into prostitution by her own relative.
- Covid cases in K'taka nearing 8 lakh mark; over 7k recover(01:30)
Bengaluru, Oct 25 (IANS) Maintaining the trend of more recoveries than new cases in the last eight days, Karnataka's tally breached the seven lakh mark on Saturday. The state also reported as many as 7,153 new infections on Saturday, far more than the new cases registered on the same day.
- I was positive and so was the team, says KL Rahul(00:58)
Dubai, Oct 25 (IANS) Kings XI Punjab captain KL Rahul said that the team kept up their belief throughout their match against SunRisers Hyderabad on Saturday at the Dubai International Stadium. KXIP could only manage 127/6 batting first but they extraordinarily took seven wickets in the last four overs of the SRH innings to dismiss them for 114.
- KXIP win after a dramatic SRH collapse (Lead)(00:44)
Dubai, Oct 25 (IANS/GloFans) Kings XI Punjab (KXIP) bowling unit on Saturday rose to a big challenge and defended a small total with help of sharp fielding to pip Sunrisers Hyderabad (SRH) by 12 runs in an Indian Premier League (IPL) encounter after a dramatic collapse.
- Architecture to cricket, Chakravarthy's career takes a good turn (Ld)(00:06)
Abu Dhabi, Oct 25 (IANS) Kolkata Knight Riders' (KKR) architect-turned-cricketer Varun Chakravarthy on Saturday turned the heat on Delhi Capitals (DC) with figures of five for 20. It would have taken something special to upstage the scintillating batting performance put up by Nitish Rana and Sunil Narine to propel KKR to 194/6 wickets and Chakravarthy ended up doing enough to pip the pair to the Player of the Match award.
- KXIP defend target of 127 to beat SRH by 12 runs(00:00)
Dubai, Oct 24 (IANS) Kings XI Punjab (KXIP) on Saturday successfully defended a measly target of 127 and pulled off an extraordinary 12-run win over SunRisers Hyderabad (SRH) at the Dubai International Stadium.
- K'taka caste cauldron simmers as Kurubas demand ST status(23:52)
Davangere (Karnataka), Oct 24 (IANS) Karnataka's third biggest community Kuruba (Shepherds) under the joint leadership of Kuruba community seer, Kaginele Niranjananadapuri Swamiji and Karnataka rural development and Panchayat Raj Minister, K. S. Eshwarappa would organise community's padayatra from Kaaginele to Bengaluru demanding that their community be included in the list of Schedule Tribe castes.
- Russia's Covid cases near 1.5 mn(23:10)
Moscow, Oct 24 (IANS) Russia reported 16,521 new Covid-19 cases over the past 24 hours, slightly down from the record high of 17,340 a day earlier, the country's Covid-19 response centre said on Saturday.
- Sandeep Sharma becomes 6th Indian pacer to take 100 IPL wickets(23:06)
Dubai, Oct 24 (IANS) SunRisers Hyderabad's Sandeep Sharma on Saturday became the sixth Indian fast bowler to reach 100-wicket milestone in the Indian Premier League (IPL). Facing his former team Kings XI Punjab, Sharma took two wickets to end the innings on a career tally of 101 wickets.
- KKR ace Chakravarthy's star continues to rise(22:32)
Abu Dhabi, Oct 24 (IANS) Kolkata Knight Riders' (KKR) Varun Chakravarthy on Saturday turned the heat on Delhi Capitals (DC) with figures of five for 20. It would have taken something special to upstage the scintillating batting performance put up by Nitish Rana and Sunil Narine to propel KKR to 194/6 wickets and Chakravarthy ended up doing enough to pip the pair to the Player of the Match award.
- KXIP players' touching tribute to Mandeep's late father(22:26)
Dubai, Oct 24 (IANS) In a touching gesture, Kings XI Punjab (KXIP) players wore black armbands in their Indian Premier League (IPL) match against SunRisers Hyderabad (SRH) on Saturday as a tribute to opening batsman Mandeep Singh's father, who had passed away on Friday night.
- Senior North MCD docs call for mass leave, indefinite strike(21:56)
New Delhi, Oct 24 (IANS) Perturbed with the allegedly callous approach of the North Delhi Municipal Corporation (North MCD) in resolving the issue of pending salaries of the healthcare workers coming under its ambit, the senior doctors of the corporation employed at six hospitals have decided to go for a mass leave on Monday, followed by an indefinite strike if their demands are not met.
- SRH turn the screws to limit KXIP to 126/7(21:40)
Dubai, Oct 24 (IANS) SunRisers Hyderabad (SRH) on Saturday put up a clinical bowling performance to restrict Kings XI Punjab (KXIP) to 126/7 wickets at the Dubai International Stadium. KXIP were without opener Mayank Agarwal and struggled to get going throughout the innings and SRH turned the screws in the last five overs, conceding just 38 runs and taking two wickets.
- Indira resolved Cauvery dispute, PM could have resolved Mhadei dispute: Cong(21:40)
Panaji, Oct 24 (IANS) Former Prime Minister late Indira Gandhi's intervention in 1971, which had led to the resolution of the Cauvery water dispute between Karnataka and Tamil Nadu, could have been a model to emulate in order to amicably resolve the ongoing Mhadei interstate water dispute, AICC secretary in-charge of Goa Dinesh Gundu Rao said on Saturday.