David Mulford

  • 'Politics in Kashmir as filthy as Dal lake' 05-09-2011 06:37 PM

    Srinagar: Politics in Kashmir is 'as filthy as Dal lake' and corruption cuts across party lines, according to leaked US diplomatic cables from India released by WikiLeaks. David Mulford in a cable to Washington in 2006 when he was the US ambassador to India also alleged that corruption in Jammu...
  • Diplomatic cables mostly accurate: Mulford 18-03-2011 08:28 PM

    Karan Thapar: Hello and welcome to a very special edition of the Last Word. The Hindu's WikiLeaks exposes have created a furore. The opposition claims this is proof of American arm-twisting and Congress corruption in politics. The government dismisses the cables as unverified and subjective. So today we ask where...
  • The Last Word: Did Cong use cash to buy trust vote? 18-03-2011 05:05 PM

    On The Last Word, Karan Thapar discusses the Wikileaks revelation with N Ram and David Mulford. ...
  • WikiLeaks: Cong played minority card post 26/11 11-12-2010 01:51 PM

    Washington: Post 26/11, a section of the Congress leadership was seen playing religious politics after one of its leaders, A R Antulay, implied that Hindutva forces may have been involved in the Mumbai terror attacks, according to a confidential memo by the then US ambassador to India, David Mulford, released...
  • N-deal: Mulford meets NSG nation envoys to seek support 10-07-2008 12:53 PM

    Chennai: East Zone lost their top order batsmen after a cautious start, managing to reach 64 for 3 at stumps against Central Zone on the curtailed second day of the Duleep Trophy final here. After the first day's play was called off without a single delivery being bowled, 31.2 overs...
  • US envoy meets NSG members, supports India's cause 10-07-2008 09:23 AM

    Lahore: The Governing Board of the Pakistan Cricket Board (PCB) will be given a presentation on the proposed Pakistan Premier League at its meeting on Tuesday in Abbotabad. A PCB official said Sarwar Salman Butt who was working as consultant for the Board would make the presentation. The PCB has...
  • US says terrorism a menace, offers help in probe 14-05-2008 12:59 AM

    Dhaka: Bangladesh's proposed tour of Pakistan is unlikely to go ahead after a court ordered the plans be suspended for a month due to security concerns, dealing a blow to hopes of reviving international cricket in the troubled nation. A two-member high court panel gave the order on Thursday to...
  • Devil's Advocate: 'N-deal India's passport to the world' 10-02-2008 09:29 PM

    Kanpur: Pitches in India might have had their share of criticism but the popularity of the soil from one of the villages in Uttar Pradesh, which is used in preparing cricket tracks, has transcended international borders. Daroga Khera, a small village in Uttar Pradesh's Unnao district about 25 km from...
  • It's now or never for nuclear deal: Mulford 09-02-2008 10:30 AM

    Wellington: New Zealand all-rounder James Franklin on Monday expressed disappointment at missing out on a central contract for the second consecutive year and insisted that he had a lot to offer, especially in Tests. Franklin missed the cut in the 20-man contract list announced by New Zealand Cricket last week....
  • US to India: Complete N-deal while Bush is prez 28-01-2008 04:36 PM

    Bangalore: Chris Gayle's blazing form in the Indian Premier League continued as he butchered the Chennai Super Kings bowlers to score an unbeaten 75 off 50 balls to guide Royal Challengers Bangalore to a comprehensive eight-wicket win here on Sunday. The win put RCB on top of the table with...