Tag: Sachin Tendulkar

Bharat Ratna award for Vajpayee, M M Malaviya

 A one line Press Communique from the President Secretariat said, “The President has been pleased to award Bharat Ratna to Pandit Madan  Mohan Malaviya (posthumously) and to Mr. Atal Bihari Vajpayee”. Agencies add: Government on Wednesday announced the prestigious Bharat Ratna, India’s highest civilian honour, for former Prime Minister  Atal Bihari Vajpayee and freedom fighter Madan Mohan […]

December 24, 2014 | 0 Comments More

Face-to-face with Sachin and Waugh

By Kersi Meher-Homji The Indian Down Under When Sachin Tendulkar comes to town being one of the best cricketer in the world who is not just revered in India but the whole world and is inducted along with Steve Waugh to be Bradman honouree, TIDU’s Kersi Meher-Homji feels honoured to report a proud moment in the history of cricket: […]

November 1, 2014 | 0 Comments More

Tony Abbott’s India Visit photos

September 5, 2014 | 0 Comments More

Abbott likely to sign N- deal on 5 Sept., to meet Sachin in Mumbai

 From Rajeev Sharma New Delhi, 4 September: The suspense over the Indo-Australian nuclear safety deal continues as the Australian Prime Minister is reaching here in a few hours. On 5th September a signing ceremony is likely in the Hyderabad House. The Ministry of External Affairs, Joint Secretary (South) Mr. Sanjay Bhattacharya during a press briefing […]

September 4, 2014 | 0 Comments More

A perfect send off to Lankan duo, bad planning let India down

 By Ashok Kumar:   Just like the 2011 World cup victory was dedicated to Sachin Tendulkar, the T 20 version encounter between the two teams was played for another talented duo of Mahela Jayawardene and Kumar Sangakkara. For India, what went wrong will only come out after the post-mortem of the match by the experts. […]

April 7, 2014 | 0 Comments More

Julie Bishop brings Uranium closer to India

India is closer to getting Australian Uranium, this was indicated by Foreign Minister Julie Bishop during her address to the Confederation of Indian Industries (CII) in Mumbai recently, says a Foreign Ministry media release. She said, “India is increasingly reliant on nuclear power. So we are negotiating an agreement that will enable the export of […]

November 20, 2013 | 2 Comments More

Sachin on Time magazine cover

New York: Maintaining his high standards and living up to his own expectations still gives Sachin Tendulkar sleepless nights, and it is this restlessness that has brought the best out of him, revealed the Indian maestro in an interview published in the Time magazine, reports PTI. Tendulkar is on the cover for the editions in […]

May 11, 2012 | 0 Comments More

I’m a sportsman first:Sachin

PUNE: Putting to rest all speculation about his joining politics following his nomination to the Rajya Sabha, Sachin Tendulkar on Tuesday said he was not quitting cricket to join politics and will always remain a sportsman, reports The Times of India. Speaking for the first time after he was nominated for a Rajya Sabha seat, […]

May 1, 2012 | 0 Comments More

Sachin, Rekha, Anu Aga nominated for Rajya Sabha

NEW DELHI: Sachin Tendulkar, who turned 39 yesterday, will now become a parliamentarian with the government nominating him to the House of Elders, Rajya Sabha, along with actress of yesteryear Rekha and industrialist Anu Aga. The nomination of the three eminent personalities was tonight approved by President Pratibha Patil under Article 80 of the Constitution […]

April 27, 2012 | 0 Comments More

Rahul Dravid bids adieu to Test Cricket

By A Correspondent: Of the Big Three Legends in Test cricket history, Rahul Dravid on Friday announced that he was making way for the younger players. Making this announcement in the presence of BCCI president N Srinivasan and cricketer Anil Kumble at the M. Chinnaswamy stadium, Dravid said “I would like to announce my retirement […]

March 9, 2012 | 0 Comments More