Kanyakumari

  • Kanyakumari: Will AAP spoil the party for traditional players? 19-04-2014 07:59 AM

    Kanyakumari: While the Aam Aadmi Party is making headlines in the North, it is also something to watch out for down South this election. In Kanyakumari, it is a six-cornered contest with two former MPs and MLAs in the poll fray. But the entry of anti-nuclear activist SP Udayakumar as...
  • AIADMK supported Sethusamudram project initially: Stalin 15-03-2014 12:22 PM

    DMK Treasurer MK Stalin on Saturday trained his guns against BJP and AIADMK over the Sethusamudram issue, saying while the project was stayed at the "instigation" of the former, his party's archrival had initially supported the multi-crore project before changing its stand. Launching his 39-day campaign trail from this district,...
  • Another DMK leader Suresh Rajan's house raided 08-10-2011 10:54 AM

    Chennai: The Directorate of Vigilance and Anti Corruption on Saturday conducted searches at the residence of DMK leader and former minister Suresh Rajan in Tirunelveli and Kanyakumari districts on charges of possessing disproportionate assets. Six places in Kanyakumari district and one in Tirunelveli came under the vigilance scanner this morning,...
  • Kanyakumari: Will AIADMK regain its lost ground? 11-04-2011 12:14 PM

    Kanyakumari: After it supported the ruling DMK and its allies overwhelmingly in the 2006 Assembly elections, this southern-most district in Tamil Nadu is witnessing a triangular contest in many constituencies with the BJP candidates giving a tough fight to the DMK and AIADMK nominees. In the last elections, the AIADMK-MDMK...
  • Hit-and-run driver jumps bail, on the run again 07-03-2008 10:56 PM

    Dubai: The possibility of converting the 2013 Champions Trophy to a Test Championship and its Presidential nomination and election process will top the agenda when the ICC's Executive Board holds its fourth and final meeting of the year in Dubai on Monday. At the June meeting in Hong Kong, the...
  • Hit-and-run driver out on bail, victims furious 06-03-2008 12:58 AM

    Islamabad: The Pakistan Cricket Board has appointed chief selector Mohsin Khan as the interim coach for the series against Sri Lanka. The PCB has been looking for a full-time coach after Waqar Younis quit due to personal reasons soon after winning one-off Test, three ODIs and two Twenty20s against Zimbabwe...
  • Chennai hit-and-run: Cops to make foolproof case 05-03-2008 05:09 PM

    Chennai: Veteran New South Wales pacer Stuart Clark on Saturday said his team's openers David Warner and Shane Watson are due big knocks in the Champions League Twenty20 and is hoping that these innings come in their remaining two group matches. New South Wales are placed fourth in the five-team...
  • Man who tried to mow down govt officials surrenders 05-03-2008 12:54 PM

    Jaipur: The Parthiv Patel-led Rest of India start as firm favourites against a disjointed Rajasthan outfit as the two teams square up for the Irani Cup match at the Sawai Mansingh stadium starting here on Saturday. The start of India's first-class season is pretty significant with as many as seven...
  • TN: Man who tried to kill govt officers still at large 26-02-2008 05:23 PM

    Chester-Le-Street: Indian captain Mahendra Singh Dhoni on Saturday questioned the third umpire's controversial decision to rule Rahul Dravid out even though television replays did not show any edge off the bat during his side's first ODI against England here. There are quite a few things (about that dismissal). There was...
  • TN murder attempt: Suspects at large, Highway Dept on fast 26-02-2008 01:58 PM

    London: Jade Dernbach is not a clean-cut cricketer and is known for his body art, his moniker and studs in his ears, but the English speedster plans to cover his left-arm with tattoos if selected for the upcoming five-match ODI tour to India in October. Dernbach was adjudged man-of-the-match for...
  • Kanyakumari hit-and-run case: cops delay probe 21-02-2008 01:50 AM

    New Delhi: English fast bowlers once again ruthlessly ran over India's batting lineup and became the number one Test side in the world, first time after 1979. England stamped their authority over the Indians right from day one of this series. Team effort and the desire to win is what...
  • Forum: Kanyakumari case, India's shame | Cop speaks 17-02-2008 02:25 AM

    London: Ian Bell's controversial "non-dismissal" during the second Test between England and India subverted the laws of the game and had nothing to do with the Spirit of Cricket, former England captain Michael Atherton said on Monday. Bell was run out in farcical circumstances off the last ball before Tea...
  • Kanyakumari cop assures: Justice delayed, not denied 17-02-2008 01:05 AM

    Lahore: Former Pakistan captain Aamir Sohail has called on the ICC and member boards to enforce the use of the Decision Referral System (DRS) in Tests and One-day Internationals. Sohail insisted that the controversies surrounding the DRS in the ongoing Test series between India and England made it obvious that...
  • TN cops suspect priest's son in hit-run case 16-02-2008 11:16 PM

    The former Indian captain said Dhoni was helped by the 20-minute tea break to take his decision. ...
  • Cops zero in on culprit in Kanyakumari hit-and-run case 16-02-2008 01:21 PM

    Nottingham: England's Graeme Swann was passed fit following an X-ray after being struck on the hand while batting against India on the first day of the second Test at Trent Bridge here on Friday. Swann, on his Nottinghamshire home ground, had made a valuable 28 when he was out after...
  • Suspects still at large in TN highway murder attempt 14-02-2008 01:45 AM

    London: The cricketing world is excited to see India and England play the 2000th Test match at Lord's and hopes that the match will live up to the hype. It will also be the 100th Test between India and England and lot of celebrations have been arranged to mark the...
  • Officials want security after highway murder attempt 13-02-2008 10:58 AM

    New Delhi: The absence of hard-hitting Virender Sehwag could affect India's hopes of imposing themselves early in the Test series in England that starts on Thursday, former Australia captain Ian Chappell has warned. Opener Sehwag, known for dominating bowlers with exciting strokeplay, is recovering from a shoulder injury and set...
  • Murder attempt on govt officers caught on camera 12-02-2008 08:27 PM

    Dhaka: Bangladesh have included uncapped batsmen Nasir Hossain and Shuvagoto Hom in their 15-man squad for next month's tour of Zimbabwe featuring a test and five one-day internationals. The tour marks Zimbabwe's return to test cricket after five years of voluntary exile because of political problems in the country. The...
  • Highway murder attempt caught on camera 12-02-2008 03:40 PM

    Cape Town: South Africa captain Graeme Smith will go under the knife on Friday on the knee he injured in the Indian Premier League. Smith said on Twitter that he was in hospital in Cape Town for the operation. Cricket South Africa confirmed the surgery and said Smith's recovery period...