Prez poll: 3 reasons why Meira Kumar chosen

The JD(U) yesterday said it would back Kovind, while the BSP had said it would not take a "negative" stand towards the candidature of a dalit after the NDA announced their candidate was a dalit from UP earlier this week.

Discussions on: Rajinikanth on joining politics

Tamil actor Rajinikanth on Thursday admitted he has been discussing his political entry with politicians and well-wishers. However, the superstar maintained suspense over when he is likely to take the plunge into politics.

Virat Kohli opens up, says will never reveal dressing-room details

Speaking for the first time, Virat Kohli on Thursday said that he will never reveal dressing-room details, in an apparent reference to the now retired coach Anil Kumble's statement that their partnership had become "untenable".

Opposition names Meira Kumar as prez nominee

A five-time Member of Parliament Meira Kumar was on Thursday nominated as Congress-led opposition's candidate for presidential polls to be held on July 17.