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30 days to Games, Delhi races against time for spectacular show
New Delhi, Sep 2 (IANS) The clock is ticking fast and furious to the 19th Commonwealth Games here Oct 3-14. As Delhi works away at a feverish pitch in the last lap, the missed deadlines, corruption allegations, debris and resulting disease have put a question mark on the whopping Rs.16,000 crore ($ 3.2 billion) expenditure on developing and modernising the Indian capital.

Thursday, September 02, 2010 2:06:02 PM

Factfile on Commonwealth countries
New Delhi, Sep 2 (IANS) Here is a factfile on Commonwealth countries ahead of the 19th Commonwealth Games to be held in New Delhi Oct 3-14. These nations were once part of the British empire.

Thursday, September 02, 2010 2:06:01 PM

Troubles behind, India promises 'best ever' Commonwealth Games
New Delhi, Sep 2 (IANS) Sceptics wrote it off as an organisational disaster and Prime Minister Manmohan Singh had to make a personal intervention, but the Oct 3-14 Commonwealth Games that will bring together 71 countries and participating teams to the Indian capital is on its way to being the 'best ever', promise the organisers.

Thursday, September 02, 2010 1:12:56 PM

IOC beat Tata Sports Club
Chennai, Sep 1 (IANS) Indian Oil Corporation (IOC) virtually booked a semifinal spot from their three-team group with a six-wicket win over Tata Sports Club in the Airtel-Raj Singh Dungarpur Trophy corporate cricket tournament here Wednesday.

Wednesday, September 01, 2010 11:08:51 PM

Visa glitches for India's full bore shooting team
New Delhi, Sep 1 (IANS) India's full bore shooters, who have been practising with borrowed rifles, suffered a serious set-back Tuesday after their selection-cum-practice tour to England for the Oct 3-14 Commonwealth Games was delayed due to visa problems.

Wednesday, September 01, 2010 8:45:22 PM

Junior world champion Noria replaces Rathore in CWG shooting squad
New Delhi, Sep 1 (IANS) Junior World Champion Asher Noria replaced Athens Olympic silver medallist double trap shooter Rajyavardhan Singh Rathore in the 36-member shooting squad for the Oct 3-14 Commonwealth Games that was announced here Tuesday by the National Rifle Association of India (NRAI).

Wednesday, September 01, 2010 7:48:12 PM

Queen's Baton Relay reaches Karnataka
Bangalore, Sep 1 (IANS) The Queen's Baton Relay for the Oct 3-14 Commonwealth Games in New Delhi reached Karnataka from Tamil Nadu Wednesday.

Wednesday, September 01, 2010 3:24:54 PM

India's cycling probables waiting a year for bikes
New Delhi, Sep 1 (IANS) Bizarre as it may appear, but the Indian cyclists for the Oct 3-14 Commonwealth Games will be lucky if they can ride their competitive bikes before the Games get under way.

Wednesday, September 01, 2010 1:40:21 PM

1,200 cricket teams to vie for premier league in Himachal
Shimla, Sep 1 (IANS) The cricketing season is back in the hills of Himachal Pradesh with a staggering 1,200 teams, mainly from rural areas, all set to compete in the mega premier league starting in November.

Wednesday, September 01, 2010 12:08:02 PM

Haryana enhances rewards for CWG medals
Chandigarh, Aug 31 (IANS) The Haryana government Tuesday announced enhanced rewards for sportspersons from the state winning medals at the 2010 Commonwealth Games (CWG) to be held in New Delhi Oct 3-14.

Tuesday, August 31, 2010 8:54:04 PM

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