Praveen Kumar

Praveen Kumar


Batting Style Right Hand Bat
Bowling Style Right Arm Medium
Age 37 years

Decoding bowlers with 10-plus maiden overs in IPL

We are at the business end of the 2024 Indian Premier League (IPL) as the race for the playoffs has intensified.

IPL: Which bowler owns most wickets in first over?

Bhuvneshwar Kumar powered Sunrisers Hyderabad to a one-run win against Rajasthan Royals in IPL 2024.

03 Sep 2021


Tokyo Paralympics: Praveen Kumar clinches silver in men's high jump

India's Praveen Kumar clinched the silver medal in the men's high jump T64 event at the Tokyo 2020 Paralympics.

Won't immerse ashes; Hathras victim's family narrates ordeal to HC

The family of the 19-year-old girl, whose assault and death in Hathras jolted India, said on Monday that they won't be immersing her ashes — a mandatory ritual for the dead — until they get justice.

22 Dec 2019

Uttar Pradesh

UP cop, shot at during CAA protests, saved by wallet

By some stroke of luck, a police constable in Uttar Pradesh's Firozabad escaped death during protests against the Citizenship Amendment Act on Saturday.

15 Dec 2019

Uttar Pradesh

Praveen Kumar drunkenly thrashed me, my minor son: Ex-cricketer's neighbor

Former cricketer Praveen Kumar is back in the news and for all the wrong reasons.

02 Nov 2018

Delhi Police

Delhi: Confused over SC order, firecrackers sellers shut shops voluntarily

Ahead of Diwali, dealers have decided to voluntarily shut their firecrackers shops in Old Delhi as they are confused about the Supreme Court order.

20 Oct 2018


Veteran pace bowler Praveen Kumar retires from cricket

Former Indian cricketer Praveen Kumar has finally decided to call it quits from the game.

06 Oct 2018

Uttar Pradesh

#AppleExecutiveMurderCase: Three policemen protesting arrest of accused constable suspended

Some police constables across Uttar Pradesh observed "Black Day" on 5 October and tied a black ribbon on their arms following the arrest and suspension of constable Prashant Chaudhary, the main accused in the murder case of Apple employee Vivek Tiwari.

15 Sep 2018


Haryana: Three held with demonetized currency worth Rs. 1.43 crore

The Haryana Police claimed to have seized demonetized currency worth Rs. 1.43 crore from three persons.

24 Jul 2018


Anand, 'Super 30' mentor, accused of fraud, misleading JEE aspirants

For years now, celebrated mathematician Anand Kumar has made headlines as the mentor whose students from poor backgrounds almost always make it to the prestigious IITs.

06 Apr 2018

Manish Sisodia

Panel to meet Rajnath over 400% salary-hike for Delhi MLAs

Delhi Assembly on Friday formed a six-member committee to take up the issue of the proposed hike in salary of ministers and legislators with the Centre.

05 Apr 2018

Delhi Police

Rebel AAP MLA Kapil Mishra marshaled out of Delhi Assembly

Rebel AAP MLA Kapil Mishra was today marshaled out of the Delhi Assembly after he went near the Speaker's chair and tore a copy of the House's business list, demanding the removal of a scheduled discussion regarding "alleged attempt to incite communal disturbance on the pretext of Ramnavami procession".

02 Feb 2018


Days after major bureaucratic reshuffle, UP transfers 26 IPS officers

The UP government has transferred 26 IPS officers, including the additional director general (ADG), inspector general (IG), deputy inspector general (DIG) and superintendent of police (SP).