Swetha Balasubramanian

  • Tough for Karnataka sex workers to get voter Icard 17-04-2008 12:26 PM

    Karachi: Former Pakistan captain Zaheer Abbas, a member of the PCB coaches' committee, on Monday admitted that they have recommended Dav Whatmore's name for the post of chief coach. The PCB and the coaches' committee until now had declined to confirm that only the name of Whatmore was recommended for...
  • Here's the story of Ram, Broadway style 10-04-2008 01:08 AM

    Perth: Australian captain Michael Clarke says he is considering ignoring two of his own golden rules for the third Test against India at Perth's WACA Ground, starting on Friday. Both teams are considering playing four fast bowlers in the match, with the WACA pitch still boasting a healthy covering of...
  • 7 pc inflation sees prices of veggies doubling 07-04-2008 10:36 AM

    Sydney: Australia captain Michael Clarke hopes that his unbeaten double century against India will earn him respect, while his former captain Ricky Ponting, who marked his return to form with a century, described the second day as an unbelievable one for his team. Hopefully, it would earn me respect. That's...
  • Stray dogs rounded up post Bangalore airport mishap 28-03-2008 11:32 PM

    New Delhi: The nine franchises of Indian Premier League (IPL) will go into the auction for next edition of Indian Premier League with a purse of USD 2 million, as per the decision taken by the Governing Council at a meeting held in south Indain city Chennai on Saturday. According...
  • Bangalore all set to map its lead content 28-03-2008 02:04 AM

    Melbourne: Spin king Shane Warne has still got it according to an awestruck teammate who faced him in a nets session ahead of his return to competitive cricket, a report said on Thursday. Warne, 42, ended his stellar playing career at the Indian Premier League in May, but announced a...
  • Matrimonial discord reason for B'lore double murder 25-03-2008 01:27 AM

    India Second Innings 4:50 p.m. West Indies hold their nerves as the third and final Test between India and West Indies ends in a tense draw. But India clinch the series 2-0 after winning the Delhi and Kolkata Tests. Needing three runs in the last over bowled by Fidel Edwards,...
  • Cops victimising us in terror probe: B'lore Muslims 21-03-2008 01:28 AM

    Former Indian players, Sanjay Manjrekar and Maninder Singh analyse India's win over West Indies in the second Test at Kolkata. ...
  • Karnataka planning to throw open more liquor shops 14-03-2008 10:33 PM

    London: More trouble is in store for corrupt Pakistani circketers as ICC's Anti-Corruption and Security Unit (ACSU) is all set to launch its own investigation into the nation's 2010 tour of England following indications of more tainted matches during the spot-fixing trial in London. During the course of the trial...
  • Bottlenecks fail to stop Bangalore's new airport 08-03-2008 12:42 AM

    Royal Challengers' innings: Over No. 20: Maiden title for Mumbai! Harbhajan Singh led from the front with three key wickets as Mumbai Indians ended their trophy drought by clinching the Champions League Twenty20 title after beating the Royal Challengers Bangalore by 31-runs here on Sunday. RCB 108 all out. Over...
  • IT recruitment scam busted in Bangalore 05-03-2008 11:28 PM

    Chennai: With a sensational win against the Chennai Super Kings in their bag, Trinidad and Tobago believe they still have an outside chance of qualifying for the semi-finals of the Champions League T20 tournament, according to their skipper Daren Ganga. Following the 12-run win against the Super Kings on Sunday,...
  • KMC questions ethics of healthcare advertisements 03-03-2008 09:33 PM

    New Delhi: On guard after the Indian cricket team's injury crisis during its shambolic tour of England recently, IPL authorities have instructed the franchises to report any injury problems in their sides immediately to the BCCI. IPL boss Rajiv Shukla said he would try to create better coordination between the...
  • 2 B'lore kids find way of charging iPods with onions 28-02-2008 06:41 PM

    Hyderabad: Having achieved the pole position in ODIs, Australia would soon regain its past glory by becoming the No 1 team in Test cricket as well, feels speedster Bret Lee. "We won the ODI series in Sri Lanka. We are 1-0 up in Tests now. We are on our road...
  • Bangalore medicos strike over poor security 25-02-2008 10:41 PM

    Leicester: India registered their third win in as many tour matches as they beat Leicestershire by 15 runs in the Twenty20 match on Monday. Putting in to bat first, India first posted 161/5 in their twenty overs and then restricted the opposition side for 146/7. Parthiv Patel, who opened the...
  • Tough ride ahead for Bangaloreans to new airport 19-02-2008 09:56 AM

    Karachi: Former Pakistan captain Wasim Akram feels the fourth Test at The Oval will provide Sachin Tendulkar with an ideal opportunity to reach the milestone of scoring 100 international centuries, in the ongoing four-match series against England. The Oval is the venue for the fourth and final Test. Akram is,...
  • Bangalore metro faces stiff resistance from traders 14-02-2008 11:34 PM

    Karachi: Pakistan's chief selector Mohsin Khan finds himself at the center of controversy over the late inclusion of some players for a fast track coaching camp that is being organised at the National Cricket Academy. The sudden inclusion of some players who have no notable performances in domestic cricket in...
  • Karnataka's heartthrob Ganesh secretly marries 12-02-2008 08:43 PM

    Islamabad: Pakistan's Federal Bureau of Revenue (FBR) has issued notices to members of the national cricket team including captain Misbah-ul-Haq, asking them to pay their tax dues, a media report said. FBR has also decided to initiate the move against several cricketers, who are allegedly involved in evading taxes worth...
  • Is Bangalore providing safe drinking water? 28-01-2008 10:54 PM

    Sanjay Manjrekar looks back at the the last-over win for Mumbai against Kolkata. ...
  • Bangalore killer strikes again, fourth housewife killed 24-01-2008 11:34 PM

    Mumbai: Batting mainstay Yuvraj Singh on Friday said he is eyeing a return to the Indian Test squad with a good all-round display in the upcoming one-day series in the West Indies. "I am looking forward to cement my place in the Test side, especially after doing well in the...
  • B'lore debates qualities Indian of the year should have 16-01-2008 01:24 PM

    A panel of cricket experts discusses Sahara Pune Warriors taking on Delhi Daredevils. ...
  • Investigation: Arunachal's floodhit left high and dry 15-01-2008 11:07 PM

    Former Ranji captain of Mumbai, Shishir Hattangadi looks ahead to game 12 of IPL-4. ...
  • Cricket, the new love of Bangalore grannies 12-01-2008 11:53 PM

    The former Deccan Chargers skipper will be leading Kings XI Punjab in IPL-4. ...
  • Disabled girl gets US home, searches for Indian parents 05-01-2008 05:26 PM

    New Delhi: Playing in the subcontinent, Australia not the Australia of old, a World Cup semifinal at stake and a chance to fulfil Sachin Tendulkar's dream – India can't ask for better incentives to show defending champions the door in the quarterfinal of an event that the Aussies have literally...
  • Lights, camera and lots of action in Bangalore 05-01-2008 01:12 AM

    New Delhi: After 42 matches, including a tie, the wheat has been separated from the chaff and the organisers are already hailing what they claim is "potentially the greatest World Cup ever". There were upsets here and there and England often suffered every time a giant-killing act was pulled off...
  • Highways, a risky road for Bangalore youngsters 25-12-2007 02:43 AM

    Karachi: Pakistan captain Shahid Afridi is right in saying that the team should top the group to avoid playing its quarterfinal match in India, feels former skipper Wasim Akram. "I agree with what Afridi and coach Waqar Younis have said that they would not like to play their quarterfinal in...
  • After 27hr surgery, Lakshmi's ready to go home 15-12-2007 08:29 PM

    New Delhi: The Kochi IPL franchise named its team 'Indi Commandos' on Wednesday in an official announcement on their Facebook page. "We hereby announce the official name for your beloved Kochi IPL team!" read the post announcing the name on Facebook. "We are now 'INDI COMMANDOS'!!! Check our team logo!"...
  • Arunachal government looted flood relief worth crores 05-12-2007 12:51 AM

    New Delhi: The IPL mess shows no signs of stopping whatsoever, as murmurs of the players' auctions being rigged are now doing the rounds. This after the richest franchise in the league - the Mumbai Indians shot off a letter to the Governing Council, accusing it off changing the auction...
  • Exposed! Rs 700crore scam in Arunachal | More 04-12-2007 09:42 PM

    Karachi: Suspended Pakistan pacer Mohammad Amir said he was "not aware" of the clauses of his suspension after being hauled up by the PCB for playing in a club level match in Rawalpindi, which forced the board to give an explanation to the International Cricket Council (ICC). Amir, who remains...
  • Poor kids say Light, camera, action 25-07-2006 05:39 PM

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