Chennai, Jan 3 (IANS) World No.2 and top seed Rafael Nadal gave a tennis lesson to Indian American Rajeev Ram while racing to a 6-2, 6-1, win, and advanced to the quarter-finals of the $ 436,000 ATP Chennai Open tennis tournament, here today.
Thursday, January 03, 2008 8:44:58 PM
New Delhi, Jan 3 (IANS) Former India pace spearhead Javagal Srinath backed his state mate Rahul Dravid, who has been struggling to find his batting touch, and said the former captain should have an aggressive opening partner someone like Virender Sehwag.
Thursday, January 03, 2008 8:44:23 PM
Kochi (Kerala), Jan 3 (IANS) A new company would soon be formed with majority shareholding by expatriate Keralites with the Kerala government owning minority stakes. The company would invest in productive ventures such as housing and education, a top official said.
Thursday, January 03, 2008 8:43:47 PM
New Delhi, Jan 3 (IANS) Three employees of a firm contracted to maintain ATM machines have been arrested here for allegedly looting hundred of thousands of rupees from two ICICI Bank Automated Teller Machines (ATM) in the capital, the police said Thursday.
Thursday, January 03, 2008 8:43:27 PM
Palanpur (Gujarat), Jan 3 (IANS) With political turmoil in Pakistan, particularly in the Sindh region, patrolling has been intensified along the 514-km-long Indo-Pak border in Gujarat.
Thursday, January 03, 2008 8:43:08 PM
New Delhi, Jan 3 (IANS) A highly decorated Indian Army battalion left here Thursday for deployment on UN peacekeeping duties in Congo in what has been termed a 'routine turnaround'.
Thursday, January 03, 2008 8:20:36 PM
New Delhi, Jan 3 (IANS) Telling the central government not to make it a 'prestige issue', the Delhi High Court Thursday asked it to examine the concerns of intrusion of privacy raised by south Delhi residents about the upcoming elevated Metro rail project and make an effort to modify it by Jan 17.
Thursday, January 03, 2008 8:18:51 PM
New Delhi, Jan 3 (IANS) A crucial meeting of the high-powered ministerial panel on aviation, led by External Affairs Minister Pranab Mukherjee, failed to take a decision on changing the norms for Indian carriers to fly overseas.
Thursday, January 03, 2008 8:17:21 PM
New Delhi, Jan 3 (IANS) The central government can review permission granted to all special economic zones (SEZs) and it does not want to impose these projects on states, Commerce Minister Kamal Nath said here Thursday, in sharp variance to comments made by his secretary a day earlier.
Thursday, January 03, 2008 8:05:43 PM
Margao, Jan 3 (IANS) Backbenchers Salgaocar turned in one of their best performances to hold joint-leaders JCT to a 3-3 draw in an entertaining ninth round I-League football tournament at Nehru Stadium here Thursday.
Thursday, January 03, 2008 7:55:14 PM
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