New Delhi, Oct 9 (IANS) Captains Graeme Smith of South Africa and Daniel Vettori of New Zealand besides Pakistan's Mohammed Yousuf and West Indies' Shivnarine Chanderpaul are among the 11 players who have joined the $3 million Indian Premier League (IPL), the Indian cricket board announced Tuesday.
Tuesday, October 09, 2007 4:05:24 PM
New Delhi, Oct 9 (IANS) A 12-member Indian team, including six girls, will take part in the Junior Badminton World Championship in Auckland starting Oct 24.
Tuesday, October 09, 2007 3:47:59 PM
Vadodara, Oct 9 (IANS) Vadodara: When India and Australia clash here Thursday, the entire Reliance Stadium will be under surveillance as Closed circuit TV (CCTV) cameras have been installed to keep a strict vigil on the spectators and nip any potential crowd trouble in the bud.
Tuesday, October 09, 2007 3:43:33 PM
Vadodara, Oct 9 (IANS) For the first time in the history of Indian cricket, local organisers have decided to provide free mineral water to the spectators at the Reliance Stadium here, venue for the fourth one-day international (ODI) between India and Australia Thursday.
Tuesday, October 09, 2007 3:42:56 PM
New Delhi, Oct 9 (IANS) The first military exercise between the Indian and Chinese armies that was to have been held next month has been delayed since the two countries have not been able to decide on the dates, officials say.
Tuesday, October 09, 2007 3:42:24 PM
New Delhi, Oct 9 (IANS) Despite a pat on the back of the Indian government from the World Health Organisation (WHO) for its sustained polio immunisation drive, the disease that leaves people handicapped has surfaced in Orissa after a gap of three years, while Delhi has reported its first case of the year.
Tuesday, October 09, 2007 3:41:47 PM
Mumbai, Oct 9 (IANS) A key Indian stock market index touched an all-time high during intra-day trading Tuesday and breached the psychologically important 18,000-point mark for the first time ever.
Tuesday, October 09, 2007 3:21:42 PM
Bangalore, Oct 9 (IANS) Karnataka Governor Rameshwar Thakur was Tuesday waiting for the central government's approval to bring the state under the president's rule after the collapse of the coalition ministry Monday amid high political drama.
Tuesday, October 09, 2007 3:19:12 PM
Thiruvananthapuram, Oct 9 (IANS) The Congress party in Kerala seems upbeat over the prospect of early parliamentary elections as the Communist Party of India-Marxist (CPI-M) in the state is currently riddled with factionalism and there are inter-party problems within the ruling Left Democratic Front (LDF) as well.
Tuesday, October 09, 2007 3:16:53 PM
New Delhi, Oct 9 (IANS) Special economic zones may help India overcome barriers to growth, but they cannot provide long-term solutions to economic reform, says the Organisation for Economic Cooperation and Development (OECD).
Tuesday, October 09, 2007 2:44:02 PM
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