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Cabinet secretary visits Games village
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

Foot overbridge near Nehru Stadium collapses, two injured
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

Commonwealth Games village gets high-speed broadband network
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

Games Village unsafe and unfit for human habitation: Scotland
New Delhi, Sep 21 (IANS) After New Zealand, it is now Scotland that has hit back at the 'filthy living conditions' at the Commonwealth Games Village here saying it was 'unsafe and unfit for human habitation.'

Tuesday, September 21, 2010 3:45:12 PM

Apex court reserves order on BCCI chief's poll
New Delhi, Sep 21 (IANS) The Supreme Court Tuesday reserved its verdict on a petition seeking to restrain Board of Control for Cricket in India (BCCI) secretary N. Srinivasan from contesting the Sep 29 election for president of the cricketing body.

Tuesday, September 21, 2010 2:48:18 PM

Looking to improve our ranking: Ponting
Chandigarh, Sep 21 (IANS) Australian cricket captain Ricky Ponting Tuesday said his boys are looking forward to a competitive tournament against India and want to improve their world Test ranking.

Tuesday, September 21, 2010 2:44:16 PM

CGF 'shocked' by Games Village; seeks Indian government intervention
New Delhi/Auckland, Sep 21 (IANS) With just two days to go for the athletes to arrive for the Commonwealth Games in the Indian capital, the Organising Committee finds itself in fresh trouble as Commonwealth Games Federation (CGF) president Michael Fennell said parts of the Village are still not fit for accommodation.

Tuesday, September 21, 2010 2:44:06 PM

ICC should thoroughly probe spot-fixing scandal: Ponting
Chandigarh, Sep 21 (IANS) Australian cricket captain Ricky Ponting wants the International Cricket Council (ICC) to thoroughly investigate the spot-fixing allegations which surfaced during the fourth Test between Pakistan and England at the Lord's last month.

Tuesday, September 21, 2010 2:40:14 PM

Games Village is 'filthy', says Hooper
New Delhi, Sep 21 (IANS) Mike Hooper, chief executive of the Commonwealth Games Federation (CGF), Tuesday expressed disappointment over the state of cleanliness at the Games Village here, calling the conditions 'filthy'.

Tuesday, September 21, 2010 1:24:36 PM

Fennell's 24-hour deadline to set Games Village in order
New Delhi, Sep 21 (IANS) Commonwealth Games Federation (CGF) president Michael Fennell Tuesday said that parts of the Commonwealth Games Village are still not fit for the accommodation of athletes and asked the Organising Committee to take 'quick action' in the next 24 hours to set it right before the athletes start arriving Thursday.

Tuesday, September 21, 2010 1:18:50 PM

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