Riyadh, Nov 12 (IANS) A Saudi Arabian court has supported a duped teenaged girl who refused to marry a man of her grandfather's age after her father showed her a youngster for the matrimonial alliance.
Wednesday, November 12, 2014 8:50:08 PM
Dubai, Nov 12 (IANS) In a bid to make umpiring more understandable to viewers, the International Cricket Council (ICC) Wednesday confirmed it would conduct a live-match trial where broadcasters will be permitted to air the decision-making communication between on-field and TV umpires.
Wednesday, November 12, 2014 7:56:19 PM
Riyadh, Nov 12 (IANS) An attempt to smuggle over 14,000 liquor bottles into Saudi Arabia was foiled when custom officials seized the supply being carried in a truck.
Wednesday, November 12, 2014 6:48:08 PM
Dubai, Nov 12 (IANS) India opener Shikhar Dhawan jumped four places while skipper Mahendra Singh Dhoni dropped a spot in the latest One-Day International (ODI) batting rankings, released by the International Cricket Council Wednesday.
Wednesday, November 12, 2014 6:28:04 PM
Dubai, Nov 12 (IANS) Australia and South Africa will be challenging India's No.1 spot in the ICC One-Day International (ODI) team rankings when they go head-to-head in a five-match series in Perth Friday.
Wednesday, November 12, 2014 4:26:05 PM
Geneva, Nov 11 (IANS) As Ebola continues to ravage West Africa, the region is now on the brink of a major food crisis, the United Nations Special Rapporteur on the right to food, Hilal Elver, warned Tuesday.
Tuesday, November 11, 2014 8:40:05 PM
Sharjah, Nov 11 (IANS) Poetry sessions are usually attended by a motley audience not numbering over 100 unless there is a celebrity presence. But an evening of Malayalam poetry in Sharjah attracted nearly 2,000 people, much to the surprise of the poets themselves.
Tuesday, November 11, 2014 3:38:11 PM
Muscat, Nov 11 (IANS) The trilateral meeting that among the US, Iran and the European Union(EU) in Muscat, capital of Oman, ended Monday with little progress.
Tuesday, November 11, 2014 1:34:03 AM
Dubai, Nov 10 (IANS) The International Cricket COuncil (ICC) Monday approved changes to its anti-corruption code that may allow banned players to return to domestic cricket before completion of their penalty period provided they meet certain criteria.
Monday, November 10, 2014 9:06:12 PM
Dubai, Nov 10 (IANS) While announcing it would stick to its stand of no-tolerance approach in dealing with suspected illegal bowling actions, the International Cricket Council (ICC) Board Monday also sought to improve player behaviour and over-rates.
Monday, November 10, 2014 8:54:03 PM
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