Bradley Wiggins believes it cannot get any better after the British cyclist won an Olympic gold medal in the men's time trial in less than two weeks after clinching the Tour de France.
Some of his close associates describe Dinakaran as an extremely cool-headed and religious person who would patiently listen to people.
Mumbai (Maharashtra) [India], Apr 27 (ANI): The Maharashtra Police on Thursday registered an FIR against Bollywood actor Shilpa Shetty and her husband Raj Kundra in a cheating case in Thane's Bhiwandi Police Station. The case revolves around duping a textile firm owner of Bhiwandi MIDC Bhalotia Exports Company, Ravi Bhalotia of Rs. 24 lakh. The FIR was filed after the owner alleged that the couple collected the amount on his behalf but did not pay him, a police said.
Vandana Kumari booked a two BHK flat with a prominent developer in Noida Extension in 2010. The possession was due in 2013. There are lakhs of people across the country who have paid crores of rupees in EMIs to banks without getting possession of their homes.
On the basis of a lookout notice (LOC) and in coordination with the authorities at Delhi Airport, the ED managed to arrest Pandit Saurabh, as soon as he arrived from Dubai.
As controversy brewed over Robert Vadra - Priyanka Gandhi land deals, Congress leader Ghulam Nabi Azad on Saturday lashed out at the Modi led-Central government for targeting the couple.
New Delhi, [India], Apr 29 (ANI): A young Kashmiri media owner, who runs a mobile TV channel in the Valley, has denounced the stone-pelting by youth and has asked them to utilise their potential to ensure the social and economic progress of the state. Srinagar-based Tariq Bhat said, "Our scholars have called it (stone-pelting) as `un-Islamic'. If you are doing stone pelting, especially the girls, this is un-Islamic.
In its chargesheet, CBI said the lawmakers had indulged in "criminal conspiracy" with the promoter of the Rose Valley group.
Czech teen sensation Marketa Vondrousova was being hailed as a rising star in the mould of tennis great Martina Navratilova after climbing 119 places in the WTA rankings in just two weeks.
Warsaw [Poland], April 27 (ANI): Vice President Hamid Ansari has said that Poland supports India's bid for membership in Nuclear Suppliers Group and also a permanent membership in expanded United Nations Security Council. "Happy for Poland's support to India's claim for permanent membership of expanded UN security council," Ansari said while addressing the media after delegation level talks with the Polish Prime Minister Beata Szydlo.
Brigitte Macron, as the 64-year-old wife of the man tipped to become France's youngest-ever president, is getting used to being in the media spotlight.
Left with no power for nearly 7 hours, citizens are seeing red claiming that they were left in the lurch thanks to a govt that's busy squabbling amongst themselves.
Doctors at Mumbai's Saifee Hospital have done a commendable job in treating Eman Ahmad. It will be ungrateful to make allegations against Dr Lakdawala and the team at Saifee Hospital that is working on her case, said Maharashtra Health Minister Deepak Sawant.
The Yogi Adityanath government is contemplating a proposal to set up boundary walls around places of worship in Uttar Pradesh.
They issued a series of fatwas at the end of the gathering, the most eye-catching of which was aimed at tackling child marriage. It urged the government to raise the minimum legal age for women to marry to 18 from the current age of 16.
Albania have been fined 100,000 Swiss francs ($100,500) after their fans disrupted their World Cup qualifier away to Italy last month by letting off firecrackers, FIFA said on Thursday. The organisation also punished Argentina, Mexico and Brazil for their fans' homophobic chants - sign of a growing crackdown on the insults often hurled at opposing goalkeepers. Albania supporters interrupted play for nearly 10 minutes during the second half of their match in Palermo, forcing the referee to take the teams off the pitch.
The civil servants' pay is one of the few sources of steady income that trickle through the Gaza economy, and supports tens of thousands of extended families.
On April 28, 437 jawans from the northeast will join the ranks of Delhi Police. Prime Minister Narendra Modi had made this promise at the closing function of Manipur Sangai Festival in Imphal.
By Alan Baldwin SOCHI, Russia (Reuters) - Fernando Alonso had a hunch that entering next month's Indianapolis 500 was going to be a big deal but on Thursday he confessed to a misjudgement - the race was even bigger than he had imagined. Speaking to reporters at the Russian Grand Prix after attending an IndyCar race in Alabama at the weekend, the double Formula One world champion expressed surprise at the level of interest in the United States. "What is for sure is that the impression of how big is the Indy 500 has increased in my opinion after these days, how the people get super-excited about the race," said the McLaren driver.
Thailand's attorney general said on Thursday it would seek the arrest of an heir to the Red Bull fortune after he failed to meet prosecutors over an alleged hit-and-run that killed a police officer five years ago.
Mosul (Iraq), April 27 (IANS/AKI) Air strikes killed an Islamic State leader on Thursday and destroyed one of the jihadist group's bases in the beleaguered Iraqi city of Mosul, local media reported, citing a military intelligence statement. "The international coalition fighter jets have killed the IS leader called Abu Luqman al-Aafri in al-Shefaa district, located near al-Najjar district in western Mosul," read the statement quoted by the IraqiNews.com website. Only four districts of western Mosul were yet to be recaptured from IS, the Iraqi army said earlier on Thursday.
Gujarat Lions dominated with both bat and ball to thrash Royal Challengers Bangalore (RCB) by seven wickets in their Indian Premier League (IPL) clash at the M. Chinnaswamy Stadium here on Thursday evening. Chasing a modest target of 135 runs, Gujarat crossed the line in 13.5 overs. Aaron Finch and skipper Suresh Raina played a crucial role with 92-run stand.
New Delhi [India], April 27 (ANI): U.S. President Donald Trump has agreed to renegotiate the North American Free Trade Agreement (NAFTA) instead of withdrawing it after speaking to the leaders of Mexico and Canada to see if the deal can be made. "I received calls from the President of Mexico and the Prime Minister of Canada asking to renegotiate NAFTA rather than terminate. Late this afternoon, Trump spoke with both Mexican President Peña Nieto and Canadian Prime Minister Justin Trudeau.
West Bengal Chief Minister Mamata Banerjee and BJP chief Amit Shah on Thursday fired salvos at each other on the last day of the latter's three-day visit to the state where the saffron party wants to expand its footprint after a string of electoral successes.
By Alan Baldwin SOCHI, Russia (Reuters) - Valtteri Bottas said he would move aside for Lewis Hamilton if Formula One champions Mercedes asked him to, although there had been no talks about 'team orders' ahead of this weekend's Russian Grand Prix. The Finnish driver has met the call once already in the first three races, letting team mate Hamilton chase Ferrari's eventual winner Sebastian Vettel on fresher tyres in Bahrain.