You are here: Home >> English News & Features >> Top News

Lalit Modi’s new dream: MMA league

DNMUM394462 | 8/13/2017 | Author : Chander Shekhar Luthra | WC :364 | Sports



New Delhi: The Indian Premier League (IPL) is arguably the most lavish spectacle Indian, or world, cricket has seen since the Kerry Packer days. Now, the embattled founder of the IPL, living in exile in London to avoid Indian investigative agencies on charges of money laundering, among other offences has his eyes on a bigger prize: fighting.
Specifically, televised live fights of some of the biggest names around the world, to be beamed prime time in all the major cities around the globe.
Over the past six years, since he was forced out of the IPL and Indian cricket, to boot, Modi, it seems, has been exploring and attending martial arts events to identify and build a group to rival the best in the business. He already has hi
Read full story


Copyright restricted. Under license from www.dnasyndication.com   
Add To Lightbox
Calculate Price

More on Top News

In Mumbai, Brand Trump pumps up realty prices
DNDEL15850 | 2/23/2018 12:00:00 AM | Author : Sudhir Suryawanshi | WC :398

Trump towerper sq-ftper sq-ftMumbai: Shakespeare might ask ‘what’s in the name?’ But those who want to buy properties at the Trump Tower in Parel will disagree. They are paying a whopping Rs 18,000 per sq-ft more for an abode in the property that bea
Add To LightboxCalculate Price

Clash of judges again at SC, this
DNDEL15851 | 2/23/2018 12:00:00 AM | Author : DNA Correspondent | WC :384

time over a land acquisition caseNew Delhi: Two Supreme Court benches of three judges each arrived at conflicting conclusions in a land acquisition case, leading the matter to be referred to Chief Justice of India Dipak Misra for constituting an “app
Add To LightboxCalculate Price

Clash of judges again at SC, this time over land case
DNMUM408436 | 2/23/2018 12:00:00 AM | Author : DNA Correspondent | WC :341

New Delhi: Two Supreme Court benches of three judges each arrived at conflicting conclusions in a land acquisition case, leading the matter to be referred to Chief Justice of India Dipak Misra for constituting an “appropriate bench” to deal with the
Add To LightboxCalculate Price

SC: Can court void a marriage by consent?
DNDEL15852 | 2/23/2018 12:00:00 AM | Author : DNA Correspondent | WC :216

New Delhi: The Supreme Court on Thursday asked if a court can question the validity of a marriage between two consenting adults and if the Kerala High Court order annulling the marriage of Hadiya, an alleged victim of ‘love jihad’, was justified.
Add To LightboxCalculate Price