Dubai, Feb 7 (IANS) India's one-day captain Mahendra Singh Dhoni climbed up seven positions to 11th while Sachin Tendulkar slipped by one spot to ninth in the International Cricket Council (ICC) one-day rankings announced here Thursday.
Thursday, February 07, 2008 6:53:28 PM
Tehran, Feb 7 (IANS) Iran has called on the Vatican to intervene and stop the ugly phenomenon of blasphemy the world is witnessing currently.
Thursday, February 07, 2008 6:52:46 PM
Dubai, Feb 7 (IANS) All the 17 Indian sailors who were rescued from a ship that had capsized off the Bahrain coast last week are now back in India.
Thursday, February 07, 2008 6:25:54 PM
Dubai, Feb 7 (IANS) Around 700 overseas workers of a Bahrain construction company who went on strike demanding higher pay have resumed duties after an agreement with the company authorities.
Thursday, February 07, 2008 5:53:20 PM
Ras Al Khaimah (UAE), Feb 7 (IANS) The Ras Al Khaimah International Half Marathon 2008 is set to witness fierce competition with the world's best runners participating in the event to be held Feb 8, WAM news agency reported.
Thursday, February 07, 2008 5:52:35 PM
Dubai, Feb 7 (IANS) Employers in Bahrain will have to pay a minimum salary of 100 Bahraini Dinars ($266) a month to unskilled workers from India across all sectors.
Thursday, February 07, 2008 4:30:50 PM
Tehran, Feb 7 (DPA) Former Iranian president Mohammad Khatami termed the election process and widespread disqualifications of reformist candidates for next month's parliamentary elections a 'catastrophe,' Tehran media reported Thursday.
Thursday, February 07, 2008 2:52:11 PM
Gaza, Feb 7 (Xinhua) Many people in the Gaza Strip can't afford to buy motorbikes as the cheapest cost is around $800. But, suddenly, Chinese-made ones are filling the streets as they are being auctioned in the public square of the poverty-stricken city.
Thursday, February 07, 2008 8:55:11 AM
Abu Dhabi, Feb 6 (IANS) Authorities in the UAE Wednesday rejected requests by poultry companies for a major hike in prices of their products due to a shortage in supplies following bird flu fears.
Wednesday, February 06, 2008 9:41:23 PM
Dubai, Feb 6 (IANS) Last time's losing finalists India are expected to face tough challenge from West Indies and South Africa, if not greenhorns Papua New Guinea (PNG) in Group B of the under-19 World Cup, beginning in Malaysia Feb 17.
Wednesday, February 06, 2008 5:41:17 PM
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