(Attn Editors: This is the 10th preview discussing India's chances in various disciplines at the Oct 3-14 Commonwealth Games. This piece is on Cycling)
New Delhi, Sep 21 (IANS) Bicycles might be ubiquitous on Indian roads but cycling is far from being a popular sport in the country. With the home team competing in the Commonwealth Games after a gap of 32 years, it could well initiate a turnaround.
Tuesday, September 21, 2010 4:37:21 PM
Dehradun, Sep 21 (IANS) Two army officers, a colonel and a captain, have died in an avalanche in the upper reaches of the Himalayas in Uttarakhand's Chamoli district that has been lashed by torrential rains over the past few days, police said Tuesday.
Tuesday, September 21, 2010 4:35:30 PM
Kolkata, Sep 21 (IANS) Zuri Group Global, whose businesses span across three continents with interests in hospitality, floriculture, real estate and green energy, is planning to offload at least 20 percent stake to private equity (PE) players, a top company official said Tuesday.
Tuesday, September 21, 2010 4:29:53 PM
Mumbai, Sep 21 (IANS) The surge in Indian equities market lifted a key index above the psychologically-important 20,000-point mark Tuesday for the first time in 32 months as foreign funds continued to pump in big dollars.
Tuesday, September 21, 2010 4:22:41 PM
New Delhi, Sep 21 (IANS) Amidst complaints by several countries about the 'substandard' conditions in the Commonwealth Games (CWG) Village, Cabinet Secretary K.M. Chandrasekhar visited the site Tuesday and asked officials to 'clean up fast', an official said.
Tuesday, September 21, 2010 4:05:41 PM
New Delhi, Sep 21 (IANS) A foot overbridge near the main Commonwealth Games (CWG) venue Jawaharlal Nehru Stadium collapsed Tuesday, injuring two labourers. The labourers have been rushed to hospital, a police official said.
Tuesday, September 21, 2010 4:05:26 PM
New Delhi, Sep 21 (IANS) Seven students from India will be offered an Australian scholarship to help them 'shape future social and economic policy' in India.
Tuesday, September 21, 2010 4:05:15 PM
Jammu, Sep 21 (IANS) More than two dozen refugees from Pakistan-administered Kashmir were injured in a baton charge by police here Tuesday as they held a protest sit-in against being denied permission to meet the all-party delegation now on a three-day visit to Jammu and Kashmir.
Tuesday, September 21, 2010 4:03:39 PM
New Delhi, Sep 21 (IANS) Swedish telecom equipment giant Ericsson Tuesday said residents of the Commonwealth Games Village will get access to high-speed broadband connection, thanks to its fibre-optic cable network it has deployed there.
Tuesday, September 21, 2010 3:58:48 PM
Bhubaneswar, Sep 21 (IANS) A four-member central panel Tuesday visited POSCO's proposed port site near Paradip town in Orissa to examine various alleged violations, an official said.
Tuesday, September 21, 2010 3:58:37 PM
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