Ranchi, March 6 (IANS) A team of policemen left here for Bhubaneswar Friday to take into custody Mohammad Taslim, who was arrested in the Orissa capital for having allegedly sent an extortion letter to Indian cricket team captain Mahendra Singh Dhoni's family in December last year, police said.
Friday, March 06, 2009 12:02:22 PM
Wellington, March 6 (IANS) India got off to a flier after winning the toss in the second One-Day International against New Zealand, racing to 130 one in 19 overs before rain stopped play here at the Westpac Stadium Friday.
Friday, March 06, 2009 8:41:41 AM
Bhubaneswar, March 5 (IANS) A man was detained here Thursday on suspicion of sending threatening letters to the family of the Indian cricket captain Mahendra Singh Dhoni and demanding an extortion of Rs.5 million from them last year.
Thursday, March 05, 2009 9:25:44 PM
New Delhi, March 5 (IANS) The government is waiting for the response of states hosting the games of the Indian Premier League (IPL) as well as the Election Commission after which it will decide whether the popular cricket matches can go ahead at about the same time as the coming general elections this April and May.
Thursday, March 05, 2009 5:51:06 PM
Hyderabad, March 4 (IANS) A special police officer (SPO), who was injured when protesters tried to set afire the Congress party office here last week, succumbed to burns Wednesday, police said.
Wednesday, March 04, 2009 8:25:46 PM
Kolkata, March 4 (IANS) Kolkata Police Commissioner Gautam Mohan Chakraborty Wednesday said it would not be possible to provide adequate security for the Indian Premier League (IPL) matches during the Lok Sabha polls.
Wednesday, March 04, 2009 7:34:17 PM
New Delhi, March 4 (IANS) The terrorist attack on Sri Lankan cricketers in Lahore proves that Pakistan has become 'Talibanised' and a failed state, Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) leader Arun Jaitley said Wednesday.
Wednesday, March 04, 2009 4:16:06 PM
Kolkata, March 3 (IANS) Former International Cricket Council (ICC) president Jagmohan Dalmiya Tuesday night condemned the terrorist attack on the Sri Lankan players in Pakistan and hoped the authorities in the sub-continent would take measures so that the sport was not affected.
Tuesday, March 03, 2009 11:53:15 PM
Jammu, March 3 (IANS) Jammu and Kashmir Chief Minister Omar Abdullah Tuesday called for separating sports from politics and asked Pakistan to see reason and 'correct the damage caused to it by the forces it had promoted and protected at one point in time'.
Tuesday, March 03, 2009 9:33:48 PM
New Delhi, March 3 (IANS) Taking note of terror attack on the Sri Lankan cricket team in Pakistan, Delhi Police Commissioner Y.S. Dadwal Tuesday said his force would provide full security to matches of the Indian Premier League and the Commonwealth Games scheduled in the national capital.
Tuesday, March 03, 2009 8:36:13 PM
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