In the wake of the recent Pulwama attack, Cricket icon Sachin Tendulkar on Friday said he would "hate" to see India concede two points to Pakistan by not playing them in the upcoming World Cup as such a move would only help the arch-rivals in the mega-event.
Sachin Tendulkar: India has always come up trumps against Pakistan in World Cup.Time to beat them again. Would personally hate to give them 2 points&help them in tournament. For me India always comes first, so whatever my country decides,...
Former Pakistan pacer Shoaib Akhtar condemned the heinous attack in Pulwama and also stated that it is India’s right if they want to play against Pakistan or not at the multi-national tournament later this year on Thursday.
The calls for India to boycott their World Cup group stage match against Pakistan have intensified in the last few days. While Harbhajan Singh and Sourav Ganguly stated that India should opt against playing Pakistan, Sunil Gavaskar feels India must play and beat them on June...
The Director-General Inter-Services Public Relations (ISPR) Major General Asif Ghafoor addressed a press conference in Rawalpindi on Friday and said that Pakistan army is preparing to defend against any attack by India, and would respond with “full force”.
The statement came after Prime Minister Imran Khan authorised the military to begin preparations for a possible attack from India.
Pakistan army held this press conference in order to clarify their stand amid rising tension on the border...
Veteran Indian batsman, Sunil Gavaskar stated that the team will comply with whatever decision the Board of Control for Cricket in India (BCCI) takes.
India- Pakistan are scheduled to play Pakistan on June 16 during the World Cup.
Speaking to media Gavaskar said, "Who wins if India decides against playing Pakistan in the World Cup? And I am not even talking about the semis and the finals. Who wins? Pakistan wins because they get two points."
Gavaskar further said, "India has so far beaten Pakistan...
Congress General Secretary Harish Rawat on Friday told that his party will launch sincere efforts to build a grand Ram Temple at Ayodhya if it comes to power after the Lok Sabha elections.
Speaking to media the Congress General Secretary said, "On two previous occasions, the Congress made sincere attempts to build the Ram temple when it was in power. We will sincerely launch efforts to build the Ram temple if we come to power."
When asked whether this the party's official stand, Rawat quipped,...
The popular actor Salman Khan produced film Notebook's trailer came out on Friday. Directed by Nitin Kakkar the film is the debut venture of two newcomer actors Zaheer Iqbal and Pranutan Bahl.
While Zaheer does not belong from a film background, Pranutan is the daughter of veteran actor Mohnish Bahl. 'Notebook' is set in Kashmir wherein Pranutan and Zaheer are teachers at a remotely located school.
The trailer reveals that the school hosts a handful of students who are attached to Pranutan’s...
9 New Things We Got To Witness In The 70th Republic Day Parade
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January 26 , 2019 , 14:01 IST
India marks its 70th Republic Day on January 26, a day that honors the Constitution of India. Over 1.2 billion Indians witnessed the Republic Day celebrations at the India Gate parade. The chief guest at the prestigious event this year was South African President Cyril Ramaphosa.
The parade captures the essence of patriotism, pride and the day’s historic significance just right. And this year it has been all the more special and historic since we witnessed so many news things. Take a look:
'Shankhanad', a martial tune created for the Indian Armed forces was played on the Rajpath instead of the martial tune which has been played since British time.
Lieutenant Bhavana Kasturi created history by becoming the first woman army officer to lead an all-men contingent.
Indian Army's first female stunt rider Captain Shikha Surabhi was the first and only woman officer in the Indian Army's Motorcycle Daredevils Squad, a team comprising 33 men riding on 9 bikes in a pyramid formation and give a standing salute on the bike.
For the first time, four freedom fighters of Netaji Subhas Chandra Bose's Indian National Army, all aged over 90 years participated in the parade.
The artillery gun system M777 American Ultra Light Howitzers recently acquired from the US and K9 Vajra, a self-propelled artillery gun was showcased in the parade 30 years after the induction of Bofors guns.
Niharika Bhatt, ASP, Chandigarh Police, became the first woman IPS officer to lead the Chandigarh Police contingent during the parade.
22 tableaux showcased the life of Mahatma Gandhi.
For the first time, we witnessed AN-32 military transport aircraft by bio jet fuel flew over Rajpath.