'Hope Amarinder will not take step which may hurt Cong'

Rajasthan chief minister Ashok Gehlot said on Sunday that he is hopeful that ex-Punjab chief minister Captain Amarinder Singh won't take any action detrimental to the interests of the Congress party, a day after he resigned from his post. ​​​"I hope that Captain Amarinder Singh ji will not take any step that will harm the Congress party," Gehlot wrote on Twitter.

'Kabul bomber was held in Delhi 5 years ago'

Islamic State Khorasan Province has claimed that the Afghan suicide bomber who carried out the Kabul airport blast that killed around 170 people, including 13 US Marines, in August, was caught in Delhi five years ago. The suspect, who was assembling IEDs for carrying out what could have been the first suicide bombing by IS in the country, was flown back to Afghanistan after being captured in a covert operation.

Punjab: Feb polls will decide if Cong's gambit was shrewd

Navjot Sidhu's shrewd decision to use the powerful perch to amplify grievances of MLAs with incessant targeting of bete noire Singh, which reeked of reverse vendetta, ended with the change of the CM. Now, it is for Punjab Congress led by Sidhu to prove that the rocking of the ship was a smart move to douse the percieved popular anger against Singh.

How ex-Punjab CM Captain Amarinder Singh lost perception battle

From “Punjab da Captain” and “Congress captain” in 2017 to his resignation on Saturday, how did Captain Amarinder Singh lose the battle of perception? While Congress led by him had lost in 2007 and 2012, he was seen as the only face in Punjab Congress who could lead the party to victory. His win over BJP’s big gun Arun Jaitley in the 2014 parliament election boosted his stature at the national level.

IPL 2021: Dry run in the desert ahead of T20 WC

A two-phase Indian Premier League (IPL) was the dream of some top Indian administrators who ruled world cricket over the last decade. That dream is coming true with the second phase of the 14th edition starting with the Chennai Super Kings and Mumbai Indians match in Dubai on Sunday, but the circumstances that led up to it have not been ideal.