22.69% voting recorded in Puducherry till noon

Puducherry, April 18 Polling picked up after a slow start in the lone Puducherry Lok Sabha constituency on Thursday, but continued to be brisk in the Union territory’s Thattanchavady Assembly seat. According to the Election Commission (EC), 22.69 per cent voting was recorded in Puducherry and 26.29 per cent for the Thattanchavady Assembly by-election from […]

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Villagers boycott election to protest pollution

Chennai, April 18  Around 500 voters in Nagaraja Kandigai village in the Tiruvallur Lok Sabha constituency in Tamil Nadu boycotted the election in protest against the functioning of a polluting sponge iron factory in their locality, said an official. “We have asked the company to stop all its operations at its factory… Talks are on […]

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Dhoni is better, will probably play against RCB: Raina

Hyderabad, April 18 Sunrisers Hyderabad beat Chennai Super Kings by six wickets in their Indian Premier League encounter on Wednesday and while M.S. Dhoni’s absence was felt, stand-in skipper Suresh Raina felt that it was a good wake-up call for the team as things start moving towards the business end. It was only the second loss […]

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We showed intensity and chase was superb: Williamson

Hyderabad, April 18 Chasing Chennai Super Kings’ score of 132, Sunrisers Hyderabad started brilliantly as David Warner hit a 25-ball 50 to set the platform for a six-wicket win and skipper Kane Williamson said that the boys came back really well after the Chennai openers started with a bang at the top of the innings. “Very […]

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