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  • ATS arrests two men for planting bomb in Thane theater 18-06-2008 02:04 AM

    New Delhi: A fit-again Ishant Sharma will return to action with the two Tests against New Zealand, hoping a good show paves way for his selection in the shorter formats of the game. Ishant last played a Test match in January against Australia in Adelaide after which he underwent a...
  • Asphalt making Mumbai roads smooth, causing accidents 11-06-2008 12:26 AM

    Rahul Sharma and Wayne Parnell who played in IPL 5 for Pune Warriors India were caught at a Mumbai rave party on May 20. ...
  • Mumbai girl says parents torturing her for property 06-06-2008 08:47 PM

    New Delhi: Dreaming to play for India again, Yuvraj Singh is eyeing the T20 World Cup in Sri Lanka for a comeback but admits that he needs some serious match practice to get into the groove for the rigours of international cricket. Yuvraj, who has started training after recovering from...
  • Cops rule out terror link in Thane theatre blast 06-06-2008 03:24 PM

    Port of Spain: Injury prone West Indies fast bowler Jerome Taylor has been snapped up as one of the overseas signings for the inaugural Sri Lanka Premier League (SPL) despite having not played international cricket in two years. The 28-year-old has been sidelined by fitness issues which also caused him...
  • Renting a place in Mumbai? Visit the cops first 31-05-2008 11:21 AM

    Wellington: Troubled New Zealand batsman Jesse Ryder says he will return to cricket next summer, despite having turned down a contract with New Zealand Cricket. Ryder decided last month not to take his regular place among New Zealand Cricket's contracted players but to take time away from competition to concentrate...
  • National force against Naxal menace coming up 18-05-2008 04:42 PM

    Jaipur: Young Delhi Daredevils left-arm spinner Pawan Negi, who shot to limelight with a four-wicket haul against Rajasthan Royals in an Indian Premier League match on Tuesday, termed Shane Watson's scalp as the prized one. The 19-year-old orthodox spinner played a stellar role in Delhi's comprehensive six-wicket win over Rajasthan...
  • Sperm bandit arrested with 101 samples 25-04-2008 11:23 AM

    Brisbane: Fit-again allrounder Shane Watson could make a quicker-than-expected return to the injury-hit Australian cricket team in the ongoing ODI tri-series against India and Sri Lanka. Watson has missed the entire Test summer after injuring his hamstring in November but has steadily recovered. A decision on the 30-year-old's possible return...
  • Another Indian engineer kidnapped in Afghanistan 24-04-2008 02:44 AM

    I have a confession to make. I do not want Sachin Tendulkar to make his 100th international century in one-day cricket. For too long this meaningless pursuit of three figures has affected Tendulkar's batting, consumed the media and public and, most importantly, distracted the Indian team. I want to see...
  • 30 Minutes: Some hard questions for Scarlette's mother 12-04-2008 10:11 PM

    Sydney: Dashing opener David Warner's popularity has increased to such an extent that there were high level talks about whether a section of the Sydney stadium could be renamed 'Warner's Corner' for the first T20 International between Australia and India on February 1. According to The Daily Telegraph, officials were...
  • 30 Minutes: The dark side of Goa's sunny image 12-04-2008 10:05 PM

    Kolkata: Orissa batsman Natraj Behera was Wednesday named captain to lead a 15-member East Zone squad, who will take on West Zone in their Duleep Trophy opener at Valsad (Gujarat) from January 27-30. Behera was named skipper in place of stylish Bengal batsman Manoj Tiwary who was picked for the...
  • 30 Minutes: Drug den Goa | Blame Fiona? | Ugly side 12-04-2008 09:46 PM

    Melbourne: Former Cricket Australia chief selector Trevor Hohns, who presided over the country's last golden era in the sport, says Michael Clarke's team can return to the top of the Test rankings within two years. Hohns's assessment makes it nearly two years ahead of the four-year deadline set by the...
  • Scartlette dead, mother gone, questions remain 12-04-2008 05:12 PM

    Adelaide: Swashbuckling Australian opener David Warner says Sachin Tendulkar is the only in-form batsman in a struggling Indian line-up in the ongoing Test series but he expects the rest to show some aggression in the fourth and final match starting January 24. There might be a lot of people in...
  • CNN-IBN SIT: Anjuna beach remains Goa's drug den 11-04-2008 04:21 PM

    Chennai: After a lot of anticipation, Sachin Tendulkar has been recalled to the 17-member one-day international (ODI) squad for the triangular series in Australia, also involving Sri Lanka, which gets underway on February 5. Tendulkar's last ODI came in April 2011, the World Cup final against Sri Lanka. Meanwhile, Irfan...
  • Doc says Scarlette killed, cops gang up on him 12-03-2008 09:46 PM

    Sydney: Determined to become a Test player, Australia's explosive opening batsman David Warner implements almost match-like conditions in the nets as a key part of his strategy. "If you get out, you've got to be strict on yourself, and say if I get out more than once, I should actually...
  • Scarlette's death: Police cover-up exposed 12-03-2008 09:06 AM

    Harare: For the second successive match, Zimbabwe captain Brendan Taylor hit an unbeaten century and finished on the losing side as New Zealand won the second one-day international by four wickets at Harare Sports Club on Saturday. Taylor made 107 not out off 105 balls with 12 fours and a...
  • Scarlette was murdered, reveals coroner 11-03-2008 09:29 PM

    New Delhi: Sport has never been short of competition - A.C. or B.C., sport continues to test characters and lay them bare in public. To put that in context, 'Sports do not build character. They reveal it'. You win, and bouquets are delivered. But you lose, and the animal in...
  • 15-month-old infant dies in a tragic accident 03-03-2008 10:36 PM

    Bangalore: Brimming with confidence after their thrilling victory over defending champions Chennai Super Kings on Saturday, Mumbai Indians will look to maintain the winning momentum when they take on Trinidad & Tobago in their second Champions League T20 match here on Monday. Man-of-the-match Lasith Malinga played a blinder to spare...
  • Mumbai cops list same witnesses for different blasts 02-03-2008 10:18 AM

    New Delhi: Former Indian captain Mansur Ali Khan Pataudi passed away on Thursday evening following a prolonged lung infection. Pataudi, who is survived by wife Sharmila Tagore and three children, breathed his last at Sir Ganga Ram Hospital in Delhi. Seventy-year-old Pataudi was admitted to the hospital last month. Pataudi...
  • Youngsters take Mumbai corporators to task 27-02-2008 10:46 PM

    Pallekele: Michael Hussey hit a 14th Test century and debutant Shaun Marsh his maiden ton before rain halted Australia's progress in the second Test against Sri Lanka on Saturday. The two left-handers put on 258 for the fourth wicket as the tourists moved to 411-7 in their first innings by...
  • RAF instills sense of calm in Mumbai 14-02-2008 01:16 AM

    New Delhi: Former Pakistan captain Wasim Akram said he would be extremely happy if Sachin Tendulkar scores his 100th international century in the first Test against England, starting at Lord's on Thursday. "I am excited for Sachin. I will be very happy if he can get his 100th century at...
  • 67-year-old woman murdered in Mumbai 06-02-2008 12:27 AM

    Melbourne: Cricket Australia (CA) is likely to allow its players to participate in next month's inaugural Sri Lanka Premier League (SLPL) Twenty20 tournament. CA's stand is in stark contrast to the one of Board of Control for Cricket in India (BCCI), which banned its players from taking part in SLPL,...
  • Living on the edge: Mumbai slum rehab building tilts 30-01-2008 10:24 PM

    New Delhi: With the crowds fading, the popularity of the Indian Premier League (IPL) dipped in the fourth season but it continued to be a platform for the cricket crazy nation's domestic talent. Kings XI Punjab's explosive opener Paul Valthaty, who is yet to make a first class debut, Kolkata...
  • Mumbai woman run over after falling under train 25-01-2008 01:25 PM

    Georgetown, Guyana: West Indies pacer Ravi Rampaul, who broke the back of Pakistan on Saturday with two wickets in his opening over, believes they will be on course to victory in the first Test here on Sunday after breaking the partnership between Misbah-ul Haq and Asad Shafiq. After three days...
  • Mumbai doc slapped with another harassment case 13-01-2008 08:54 PM

    CNN-IBN's panel of cricket experts talks about Chennai Super Kings' two run victory over the Kolkata Knight Riders. ...
  • Govt gives in, Mumbai monk death now case of murder 08-01-2008 08:49 PM

    Colombo: New Zealand vice-captain Ross Taylor is determined his team will progress further than any of their predecessors by qualifying for next Saturday's World Cup final in Mumbai. New Zealand upset South Africa on Friday to advance to the semi-finals for the sixth time. They meet Sri Lanka in Colombo...
  • Monk death protesters in Mumbai swear off violence 07-01-2008 09:04 PM

    Dhaka: Pakistan team manager Intikhab Alam on Friday said his side is always motivated when they play India. "I hope it will be a good game. You can call it the final of the World Cup. I hope we have an exciting game, a close game, an interesting game," Alam...
  • Monk death protesters in Mumbai swear off violence 07-01-2008 09:04 PM

    Islamabad: Pakistan on Friday welcomed Prime Minister Manmohan Singh's invitation to President Asif Ali Zardari and Prime Minister Yousuf Raza Gilani to watch the cricket World Cup semi final in Mohali on March 30 and a decision on the matter may be taken on Saturday. "We welcome the invitation," Presidential...
  • 14 men accused of molesting NRI women parade for identification 05-01-2008 09:09 PM

    Pakistan takes momentum and confidence into Wednesday's first quarterfinal against a West Indies team that is lacking both. ...
  • Mumbai shamed, 2 girls molested on New Year’s eve 02-01-2008 09:21 PM

    Border also feels the defending champions have not been tested yet in the tournament. ...
  • Mumbai moves on right tracks, accidents reduce 30-12-2007 08:27 AM

    Pallekele: Scoring centuries and breaking records is becoming something of a habit for Upal Tharanga. The 26-year-old Sri Lanka lefthander already has his name on one international list with the retired Sanath Jayasuriya. That is the limited overs international world record of 286 against England at Headingley, Leeds on the...