Kirti Azad
India  /  Published 24.11.21

With new entrants, Didi signals expansion plan

Mamata Banerjee on Tuesday welcomed a current and a former Congress politician and an ex-Janata Dal United leader into the Trinamul fold in an apparent effort to emerge as the principal challenger to ...
By J.P. Yadav in New Delhi

India  /  Published 23.11.21

Kirti, Pawan join Trinamul

Congress leader Kirti Azad and former JDU leader Pavan Varma joined the Trinamool Congress in the national capital on Tuesday in the presence of party chief and West Bengal Chief Minister Ma...
By Arnab Ganguly in Calcutta

Sports  /  Published 14.07.21

Yashpal: gun fielder with sense of humour

He always had a good sense of humour. On one of our England tours, he once quipped “yaar kamaal hain, yahan to kauwe bhi kaale hain. Safed hona chaihiye (Strange that crows are black here. They ...
By Kirti Azad

Sports  /  Published 29.11.20

Diego. Deity. Dented.

By Jaydeep Basu

Sports  /  Published 23.08.20

Holding lauds unflappable Dhoni

A maverick who destroyed every opposition and managed to look unflappable while he was at it -- that's how West Indies great Michael Holding remembers former India skipper Mahendra Singh Dhoni in ...
By PTI in Kingston


India  /  Published 20.02.19

BJP scoffs at Sinha praise

The BJP on Wednesday virtually refused to take notice of the praise its “rebel” Patna Sahib MP Shatrughan Sinha recently heaped on Prime Minister Narendra Modi and Bihar chief minister Nitish Kuma...
By Sanjeev Kumar Verma in Patna

India  /  Published 09.02.19

Kirti dumps BJP, to join Congress

BJP parliamentarian and former cricketer Kirti Azad, a 1983 World Cup winner, will join the Congress on February 15 in the presence of Rahul Gandhi.“The BJP has backstabbed me though I served it fai...
By Dev Raj in Patna

Jharkhand  /  Published 10.04.19

Congress' Kirti Azad vows to stump corruption

Kirtivardhan Bhagvat Jha Azad, alias Kirti Azad (60), known for his achievements in both on and off the cricket field is the Congress candidate from Dhanbad, ready to take on two-time MP, the BP’s P...
By Praduman Choubey in Dhanbad

Jharkhand  /  Published 16.04.19

Alliance to bat all out for Kirti Azad

A meeting of the grand alliance members comprising the Congress, JMM, JVM and the RJD was held here on Tuesday to discuss the strategy for joint campaigning at the booth and panchayat levels across th...
By Our Correspondent in Dhanbad

Cricket  /  Published 15.02.19

Kejriwal and Azad settle defamation row with DDCA

Delhi chief minister Arvind Kejriwal and cricketer-turned-MP Kirti Azad on Friday told Delhi High Court that they were settling the defamation row with the Delhi & District Cricket Association (DD...
By PTI in New Delhi


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