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  • Pakistan says India's decision to call off talks a setback, to continue talks with Kashmiri separatists 4 days ago

    New Delhi: India has called off Foreign Secretary-level talks with Pakistan, slated for next week, after Pakistani High Commissioner Abdul Basit reached out to Kashmiri separatist leaders in Delhi. The Pakistan High Commissioner will meet separatist Syed Shah Geelani on Tuesday. Pakistan has called the Narendra Modi government's decision a...
  • Unfortunate' that India-Pakistan talks cancelled: US 4 days ago

    Washington: Describing the cancellation of next week's Foreign Secretary-level talks between India and Pakistan as "unfortunate", the US on Monday said what matters now is that both the countries take steps to improve bilateral ties. "It is unfortunate that planned talks between India and Pakistan have fallen through," US State Department...
  • India @ 9 with Anubha Bhonsle 4 days ago

    Catch the day's top stories with Anubha Bhonsle on India @ 9. ...
  • Former player should be attached with Fletcher: BCCI Jt secy 4 days ago

    New Delhi: BCCI joint sectetary Anurag Thakur is the first prominent official to voice his concern about the performance of Indian team's support staff and felt that "some introspection" is needed regarding Duncan Fletcher's role. "Not only as a BCCI official but just like millions of fans, I am extremely disappointed...
  • Indo-Pak talks off: Has Modi government acted in haste? 4 days ago

    India on Monday called off its Foreign Secretary-level talks with Pakistan, sending a strong message to the country after its envoy held an hour-long meeting with Kashmiri separatist leaders in Delhi despite a warning by India against it. ...
  • Cancellation of talks with India setback to ties: Pakistan 4 days ago

    Islamabad: Describing the cancellation of next week's Foreign Secretary-level talks as a "setback" to Indo-Pak ties, Pakistan today defended its consultations with Kashmiri separatists, saying it was a "long-standing practice" to hold such meetings prior to bilateral parleys. "The Indian decision is a setback to the efforts by our leadership to...
  • News 360: India calls off talks with Pakistan 4 days ago

    India on Monday called off its Foreign Secretary-level talks with Pakistan, sending a strong message to the country after its envoy held an hour-long meeting with Kashmiri separatist leaders in Delhi despite a warning by India against it. ...
  • Pakistan consistently provoked India: Arun Jaitley 4 days ago

    Union Finance Minister Arun Jaitley said, "Pakistan violates the ceasefire and the envoy called separatists for talk." ...
  • Team India outplayed in all departments in Test series 4 days ago

    CNN-IBN's panel of experts discusses India's humiliating defeat after England wrapped up the five-match Test series 3-1 with an innings and 244-run victory at The Oval. ...
  • India demands apology, warns of non-cooperation after Pak envoy meets separatists 4 days ago

    New Delhi: The Pakistan High Commissioner to India's meeting with separatist leaders from Jammu & Kashmir has definitely not gone down well with India. Not just has it cancelled secretary level talks with Pakistan over the matter, it has also demanded an apology, say sources. "Government expects unequivocal apology from Pakistan,...
  • Is Centre's decision to scrap Pak talks a knee-jerk reaction? 4 days ago

    India on Monday called off its Foreign Secretary-level talks with Pakistan, sending a strong message to the country after its envoy held an hour-long meeting with Kashmiri separatist leaders in Delhi despite a warning by India against it. CNN-IBN takes views from across across the country over the Indo-Pak talks. ...
  • Indian batsmen were like lambs to the slaughter: Boycott 4 days ago

    London: Former England captain Geoffrey Boycott has slammed the Indian team for their pathetic display with both bat and ball in the humiliating 1-3 Test series loss to England and said the batsmen were like "lambs to the slaughter". "India were pathetic when they had to bat and bowl on two...
  • Gavaskar, Ganguly ask selectors to take tough decisions 5 days ago

    New Delhi: Former captains Sunil Gavaskar and Sourav Ganguly have blasted the Indian team and said it was high time for the selectors to take some tough decisions following the embarrassing 1-3 Test series loss to England. Ganguly said the team had shown "no effort, no heart, no fight." "There have to...
  • India calls off talks after Pakistan envoy meets Kashmiri separatist leaders 4 days ago

    New Delhi: India on Monday called off its Foreign Secretary-level talks with Pakistan, sending a strong message to the country after its envoy held an hour-long meeting with Kashmiri separatist leaders in Delhi despite a warning by India against it. Facing flak from the Opposition Congress over continuing ceasefire violations by...
  • Things pretty bad for India, lots of problems to solve: McGrath 5 days ago

    New Delhi: Australian pace legend Glenn McGrath feels that India will have a tough time during their upcoming tour of Australia at the end of this year after their disastrous show in England. "I think Indians are going to have a very tough time in Australia. Last time, when the two...
  • Some incidents of Pakistan's meeting with separatist leaders 5 days ago

    New Delhi: As Pakistan High Commissioner to India Abdul Basit meets separatist leaders from Kashmir just ahead of the Foreign Secretary level talks between the two countries, hers is a look on previous such incidents. April 2014: Pakistan High Commissioner Abdul Basit on April 2 met J&K separatist leaders...
  • Dark days disappear for transformed England cricket team 5 days ago

    Drenched in champagne and surrounded by jubilant teammates, England captain Alastair Cook held his arms aloft and savored the feeling of winning a test series again. It had been a while. Following the humiliation of a 5-0 Ashes whitewash in Australia and the dejection of a last-gasp home series loss to Sri...
  • IPL main cause of India's disgusting show: Bishen Singh Bedi 5 days ago

    Baffled by the meek surrender in England, former India skipper and left-arm spinner Bishen Singh Bedi says the Indian Premier League (IPL) is the main culprit behind the Test embarrassment India have suffered. A fierce critic of the IPL, spin-bowling great Bedi minced no words summarising India's shameful performance, saying...
  • TCS pledges Rs 100 crore for PM's 'Clean India' initiative 5 days ago

    New Delhi: Country's largest software services firm Tata Consultancy Services (TCS) on Monday said that it has pledged Rs 100 crore toward financing hygienic sanitation facilities for girl students across 10,000 schools. TCS will earmark a budget of Rs 100 crore to be spent on this initiative, which will help children,...
  • BCCI not giving enough importance to Test cricket: Dilip Vengsarkar 5 days ago

    Mumbai: Finding fault with the BCCI for not being serious enough about Test matches, former India skipper Dilip Vengsarkar said the itinerary was wrongly drawn without any tour games in between the rubber that India miserably lost to England 1-3 at The Oval on Sunday. Vengsarkar also castigated team coach Duncan...
  • #CleanUpIndia: CNN-IBNs initiative for a filth free India 5 days ago

    CNN-IBN's initiative to show the filth around us and work towards cleaning it. ...
  • May be it is time to sack Dhoni as captain, says Srikkanth 5 days ago

    Though it's time to remove Dhoni from captaincy, we don't have a suitable replacement at present, says former India captain. ...
  • Chettinad cuisine, Bhut Jolokia pickle, and Vindaloo: 10 spiciest Indian dishes that set tongues on fire! 5 days ago

    Indian cuisine is famous for some of the spiciest dishes in the world. Have you ever shared a meal with a foreign tourist who labelled it 'spicy' even when it didn't have chillies? You'd be surprised to know that the 'Bhut Jolokia' chilli, a non-hybrid pepper is so spicy it...
  • Michael Vaughan tweets picture of 'white Indian cricket flag' 5 days ago

    London: Michael Vaughan took criticism to another level after the former England skipper posted a 'white flag' on his twitter handle, terming it as the new Indian cricket flag after MS Dhoni and Co's abject surrender at The Oval. Vaughan not only slammed the Indian team for its poor showing after...
  • India fined for slow over rate at The Oval 5 days ago

    London: India were fined for maintaining a slow over rate during the fifth and final Test against England at The Oval here on Sunday, the International Cricket Council (ICC) said on Monday. Match referee Ranjan Madugalle imposed the fines after Mahendra Singh Dhoni's side was ruled to be three overs short...
  • Former players want Fletcher out, question Dhoni's captaincy 5 days ago

    New Delhi: India's beleaguered cricketers have come under sharp criticism from former players who called for coach Duncan Fletcher's immediate ouster while questioning Mahendra Singh Dhoni's captaincy in the Test series against England that culminated with an innings and 244 runs annihilation at the Oval. The players were critical of Fletcher's...
  • Jadeja incident helped me: James Anderson 5 days ago

    London: The series against India has taught England pace spearhead James Anderson a lesson or two. Instead of being aggressive with his attitude and mouth, Anderson now prefers to let the ball do all the talking. Anderson, who was involved with an altercation with India all-rounder Ravindra Jadeja in the first...
  • Pakistan envoy to meet J&K separatists leaders ahead of diplomatic meet with India 5 days ago

    New Delhi: Pakistan envoy Abdul Basit will meet Kashmiri separatists Shabbir Shah, Mirwaiz Umar Farooq and Syed Ali Shah Geelani before attending foreign secretary level talks with India scheduled later this month, a move that has sparked outrage across party lines. Basit will meet Shabbir Shah on Monday evening and Mirwaiz...
  • Dream come true for us, says Sanju Samson's family 5 days ago

    The family of Indian cricket's newest player Sanju Samson on Monday said the opportunity for the 19-year-old to play for the national team was a "dream come true". Sanju - who was earlier this month selected for the ODI team as a wicketkeeper-batsman - Monday morning left the coastal town of...
  • Congress calls RSS chief's comments an attempt to polarise society 5 days ago

    New Delhi: Rashtriya Sayamsevak Sangh chief Mohan Bhagwat has sparked off another controversy by saying that India is a Hindu nation and Hindutva is its identity. The Congress party hit out at Bhagwat saying there has been a constant attempt to polarise the society. Senior Congress leader Manish Tewari said, "There...