Besides an extended 'support staff', a 19-member team of ball boys has been providing its services to the non-playing Indian and Pakistani players during lunch intervals.
Monday, December 03, 2007 2:08:41 PM
Kolkata, Dec 3 (IANS) During every drinks interval at the second India-Pakistan Test here, as many as 37 people, including an unprecedented 16-men ground staff, converge around the Eden Gardens pitch making it perhaps the biggest 'crowd' on any cricket ground.
Monday, December 03, 2007 2:06:33 PM
Agartala, Dec 3 (IANS) Road accidents claim more lives than insurgent attacks in Tripura.
Monday, December 03, 2007 2:05:59 PM
New Delhi, Dec 3 (IANS) Police have taken 'unprecedented security measures' following an alert from the Intelligence Bureau (IB) about a possible terror strike in the Indian capital within a fortnight, an official said Monday.
Monday, December 03, 2007 1:45:38 PM
New Delhi, Dec 3 (IANS) Calling on civil society groups and citizens to take part in the protection and preservation of India's heritage and monuments, Prime Minister Manmohan Singh Monday said conservation should not be seen as an 'elitist preoccupation'.
Monday, December 03, 2007 1:34:29 PM
Nagpur, Dec 3 (IANS) Wildlife authorities are finding themselves caught in an intricate web of doubts after they shot down a supposedly man-eating tiger outside Taboda-Andhari Tiger Reserve last week.
Monday, December 03, 2007 1:24:14 PM
Kolkata, Dec 3 (IANS) Pakistan were bowled out for 456 in the first innings against India on the fourth day of the second Test match here Monday.
Monday, December 03, 2007 1:09:17 PM
Bangalore, Dec 3 (IANS) India's IT hub has become a land grabbers' paradise, with around 45,000 acres worth Rs.500 billion ($12.6 billion) at market rates illegally occupied in and around the city, a survey by lawmakers shows.
Monday, December 03, 2007 12:39:30 PM
Hyderabad, Dec 3 (IANS) Four bogies of a stationary train were gutted in a fire at the Secunderabad railway station Monday, officials said.
Monday, December 03, 2007 12:36:35 PM
Jaipur, Dec 3 (IANS) The Justice Jasraj Chopra committee, which is looking into the Gujjar community's demand that it be declared a Scheduled Tribe, will submit its report to the Rajasthan government by Dec 15.
Monday, December 03, 2007 12:36:16 PM
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