2014

  • Live Score: Younis, Azhar tons put Pakistan in control 16 minutes ago

    (For ball-by-ball commentary, scroll down to the bottom of the page) Day 1 Roundup: Younis Khan struck his third straight century and Azhar Ali also reached triple figures to put Pakistan in control at 304-2 after the first day of the second Test against Australia on Thursday. Khan, who made 106 and...
  • Trinidad meeting hopes to end West Indies cricket impasse 30 minutes ago

    Kingston: The feuding parties in the ongoing West Indies cricket dispute will meet in in Trinidad on Friday, in another effort to resolve the bitter impasse. The West Indies players walked off the recent one-day international tour of India in protest over the terms and conditions of their new contracts, sparking...
  • Devendra Fadnavis to be sworn in as Maharashtra CM today, Sena to boycott ceremony 1 hour 23 minutes ago

    Mumbai: Bharatiya Janata Party leader Devendra Fadnavis will be sworn in as Maharashtra chief minister on Friday at Wankhede stadium in Mumbai. A thick security blanket has been thrown in and around Wankhede Stadium as the mega ceremony is likely to be attended by Prime Minister Narendra Modi and several...
  • Indian Super League: the early title contenders 1 hour 39 minutes ago

    The ISL is well underway now and the competition seems to have struck a chord with people all over the country. People are now regularly checking out the goals scored and contemplating the league table, making calculations over as to how their favorite team can claim the prize. So who is...
  • Ross Taylor unsure of fitness ahead of Pakistan Test 1 hour 54 minutes ago

    Wellington: New Zealand's leading batsman Ross Taylor is uncertain whether he will recover from a calf injury in time to play in the first Test against Pakistan. Taylor missed the one-day series games against South Africa last week, and was still troubled by the injury when the 15-man New Zealand squad...
  • Formula One tweaks qualifying due to fewer cars 2 hours 18 minutes ago

    Texas: Formula One has had to modify its qualifying format after financial problems ruled the Caterham and Marussia teams out of Sunday's US Grand Prix while Red Bull's Sebastian Vettel is set to be sidelined by an engine penalty. Stewards said in a statement on Thursday that the slowest four cars...
  • Andy Murray in Tour Finals, Novak Djokovic and Roger Federer win 2 hours 28 minutes ago

    Andy Murray's recent resurgence continued when the Briton qualified for the ATP World Tour Finals by reaching the Paris Masters quarter-finals with a 6-3 6-3 win against Bulgarian Grigor Dimitrov on Thursday. After dropping outside the world top 10 following his US Open quarter-final exit, Murray began a late push for...
  • Election Cartoons: As Wankhede stadium gears up for Fadnavis's swearing in ceremony 10 hours 30 minutes ago

    As Wankhede stadium gears up for Fadnavis's swearing in ceremony, here is what cartoonist Neelabh has to show. ...
  • Bullet News: Catch the day's top stories 12 hours 16 minutes ago

    Bullet News is CNN-IBN's non-stop prime time bulletin where we bring to you the day's top stories from around the world. Be it politics, sports, entertainment or business, catch it here, only in 30 minutes. ...
  • India @ 9 with Palki S Upadhyay 12 hours 31 minutes ago

    Catch the day's top stories with Palki S Upadhyay on India @ 9. ...
  • News 360: Burdwan blast probe reveals Jamaat trained operatives to carry out 9/11 type attack 12 hours 41 minutes ago

    The interrogation of wives of the two terror operatives involved in the Burdwan bomb blast reveals that the Jamaat operatives underwent al-Qaeda's model of training to execute an attack similar to that of the 9/11 attack in the United States. ...
  • Andy Murray clinches ATP finals berth in Paris; Anderson upsets Wawrinka 13 hours 0 minutes ago

    Paris: Andy Murray extended his impressive run of form to reach the quarter-finals at the Paris Masters and book his place in the ATP Finals on Thursday. After missing last year's season-ending tournament following surgery on his back, the eight-seeded Scot pushed hard to qualify for the indoor event for the...
  • BJP humiliated us by not offering any berths, will boycott Maharashtra CM's swearing-in: Shiv Sena 13 hours 12 minutes ago

    Mumbai: As the Bharatiya Janata Party gears up to form its first government in Maharashtra, former ally Shiv Sena has decided to boycott the swearing-in of Chief Minister-elect Devendra Fadnavis on Friday. The Shiv Sena said that they have been constantly humiliated by the BJP despite claims of talks...
  • 2nd Test: Younis Khan, Azhar Ali tons take Pakistan to 304/2 at stumps 14 hours 40 minutes ago

    Abu Dhabi: Younis Khan struck his third straight century and Azhar Ali also reached triple figures to put Pakistan in control at 304-2 after the first day of the second Test against Australia Thursday. Khan, who made 106 and 103 not out in the two inning in the Dubai Test match...
  • Rohit showed he has completely recovered from injury: Sanjay Bangar 15 hours 26 minutes ago

    Mumbai: Rohit Sharma showed no signs of the finger injury that kept him out of action for more than two months as he hammered the visiting Sri Lanka bowlers on Thursday making 142 off 111 balls, said India A coach Sanjay Bangar after his team won the warm-up game here. "Rohit...
  • Rohit Sharma, Manish Pandey score tons as India A beat Sri Lanka 17 hours 17 minutes ago

    Mumbai: A fit-again Rohit Sharma and Manish Pandey slammed strokeful centuries as India A feasted on Sri Lanka's mediocre attack before registering a comfortable 88-run victory in a warm-up match for the visitors ahead of their ODI series against India, here on Thursday. Playing his first match after recovering from a...
  • With no offers from BJP, Shiv Sena decides to skip swearing-in of Fadnavis as the Maharashtra CM 17 hours 24 minutes ago

    Mumbai: The Shiv Sena has made it clear that it will not attend the swearing-in of the Bharatiya Janata Party's (BJP) Devendra Fadnavis as the Maharashtra Chief Minister on Friday. In the first BJP government in Maharashtra, 44-year-old Fadnavis, a four-time MLA from Nagpur, will be administered the oath of office...
  • Life changed after Devendra Fadnavis was elected as Maharashtra CM, says his wife Amrita 19 hours 22 minutes ago

    Devendra Fadnavis's wife Amrita says her life has changed since her husband was declared the new Chief minister of Maharashtra. She said, "I feel happy, but there is a sense of responsibility as well. Given that there are lot of expectations I will have to juggle a lot. My career...
  • The Mountain girls 19 hours 27 minutes ago

    Catch the mountain girls, Nungshi and Tashi on the path of their dreams ...
  • India squad for Australia tour to be picked on November 4 19 hours 49 minutes ago

    Mumbai: The Indian squad for the upcoming four-Test series in Australia will be selected here on November 4, according to BCCI sources. "The selection meeting will be held at 1:30 pm at Cricket Centre", they informed. The Indian team is set to depart for Australia on November 21, the sources added. India and...
  • ISL: Denied a penalty but I'm happy, says NorthEast United coach 20 hours 46 minutes ago

    NorthEast United FC boss Ricki Herbert expressed happiness over his team's performance in their 0-0 draw against Delhi Dynamos in the Indian Super League on Wednesday. "I am pleased with the performance of my team. We have continued to progress. We missed certain key players but did everything well tonight [Wednesday]....
  • Rohit Sharma announces comeback with a 111-ball 142 21 hours 51 minutes ago

    The day after saying "hard work, not natural talent, has made me," Rohit Sharma proved it on the field. Rohit put his pads on for India A after a two-month injury layoff to face the visiting Sri Lankan team in one-day practice match, and carnage followed. Playing on home turf at the...
  • Duty First, Diwali Second 22 hours 28 minutes ago

    Diwali plans are made way before the festival even begins. But there are many professions, where duty always comes first before any festivities. We salute such professionals. ...
  • Tara Balgopal: A forgotten dancer 22 hours 46 minutes ago

    Tara Balgopal, India's veteran octogenarian danseuse, is now living a life of gloom and poverty. Her life reflects the apathy of various government departments, banks and insurance firms. ...
  • As it happened: Pakistan vs Australia, 2nd Test, Day 1 23 hours 59 minutes ago

    (For ball-by-ball commentary, scroll down to the bottom of the page) PLAYING XIs: AUSTRALIA: David Warner, Chris Rogers, Steve Smith, Michael Clarke (c), Glenn Maxwell, Mitchell Marsh, Brad Haddin (wk), Mitchell Starc, Mitchell Johnson, Peter Siddle, Nathan Lyon PAKISTAN: Ahmed Shehzad, Mohammad Hafeez, Azhar Ali, Younis Khan, Misbah-ul-Haq (c), Asad Shafiq, Sarfraz Ahmed...
  • Roger Federer, Andy Murray advance at Paris Masters Yesterday

    Paris: Roger Federer was made to fight all the way by local favorite Jeremy Chardy before reaching the third round of the Paris Masters on Wednesday, while Andy Murray moved one match away from qualifying for the ATP Finals. The 17-time Grand Slam champion completed a 7-6 (5), 6-7 (5), 6-4...
  • US Grand Prix: Lewis Hamilton aims to make it 10 in Texas Yesterday

    Lewis Hamilton will be aiming for a big win in Texas this weekend, even if the Formula One starting grid is the smallest he has ever known it with the absence of backmarker teams Marussia and Caterham. The 29-year-old Mercedes driver can become the first British driver to win 10 races...
  • Maharashtra: Sena warns BJP against NCP support, says the move will raise questions on its credibility Yesterday

    Mumbai: A day before the Bharatiya Janata Party government is set to take oath in Maharashtra, Shiv Sena's mouthpiece 'Saamana' has come out with an editorial, warning it against taking the Nationalist Congress Party's support. In the editorial, Sena says that it is a matter of pride that Maharashtra is...
  • Congress declares 15 candidates for J&K polls Yesterday

    New Delhi: Congress on Wednesday announced 15 candidates for the first phase of assembly polls in Jammu and Kashmir which included Imtiyaz Paray, son of anti-militancy group founder Kuka Paray, among others. The party also declared Mohammad Sharief Niaz from Bhaderwah constituency, from where former...
  • Pakistan should not take Younis, Misbah to World Cup: Yousuf Yesterday

    Karachi: Former Pakistan captain Mohammad Yousuf has said that Younis Khan and Misbah-ul-Haq shouldn't be part of the 2015 World Cup squad. Yousuf also blamed the two stalwarts for Pakistan's defeat in the 2011 World Cup semi-final against India at Mohali. "We lost that semi-final because of the disappointing batting performances by...